12 Aug 2014
Dehradun: Five persons including two children were killed today in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand which received light to medium rainfall in its various parts, resulting in landslides that also obstructed national highways in the hill state.
31 Jul 2015
Dhaka: A cyclone set to hit the Bangladesh coast later on yesterday already killed three people and forced the evacuation of thousands from mainly poor fishing communities, police and other officials said.
31 Jul 2015
Kathmandu: At least 33 people, including 13 women, were killed yesterday and over 20 others reported missing after landslides triggered by torrential rains swept away houses across Nepal, already devastated due to a massive temblor in April and the subsequent aftershocks.
04 Sep 2014
New Delhi: ‘Gangs Of Wasseypur’ fame actress Richa Chadha, who has carved a niche for herself in the Hindi film industry, didn't mind utilizing her free time to do a play because she feels the medium enhances her acting skills.
28 Nov 2014
Dehradun: Amid an uproar over the rape and murder of a minor girl, Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Thursday held a meeting with senior police officials to review law and order situation of the state and asked them to leave no stone unturned in nabbing criminals.
12 Mar 2015
Dehradun: The budget session of the Uttarakhand assembly began on Wednesday on a positive note and Chief Minister Harish Rawat thanked the opposition for allowing the governor to address the house peacefully.
26 Jul 2015
New Delhi: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) plans to invest over USD 8.8 billion in bringing to production its much-touted KG-basin oil and gas discoveries by 2018-19.
09 Mar 2015
Dehradun: The Badrinath highway was closed due to to heavy snowfall in Uttarakhand, officials said on Monday.
04 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Senior CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury sought to brush aside differences with the official political-tactical line moved by General Secretary Prakash Karat, saying such things were "natural" in a democratic party.
25 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Instead of blindly aping the West, India should adapt what is from the outside world to its needs as espoused by BJP ideologue Deendayal Upadhyaya and pursue "ethical and restrained" use of natural resources for development, senior RSS functionary Suresh Soni said on Saturday.