29 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Bollywood actress Dia Mirza has made her directorial debut by helming a public service film on tiger and nature conservation, on the occasion of World Tiger Day.
23 Jan 2014
Dehradun: Six tigers and 86 leopards were killed in Uttarakhand in a space of 14 months since the beginning of 2012, as unnatural factors like illegal poaching and accidents have been the prime reasons behind the death of 32 of them, says an official report.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Expressing grief over the loss of lives in torrential rains in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to families of the victims.
01 Jul 2016
Pithoragarh/Gopeshwar: Twelve persons were killed and 25 others were missing as torrential rains and landslides hit Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh and Chamoli districts in the wee hours today, burying villages in sludge with many residents trapped under the debris.
02 Jun 2013
A tiger was found dead on Saturday near the Corbett Tiger Reserve in Nainital district, the third such incident in the area in a week.
28 Jul 2016
Beijing: China today responded cautiously to the transgression by its troops in Uttarakhand, saying it needs to verify the "authenticity of the report" about incursion and asserted that PLA soldiers have always abided by agreements to maintain peace and stability along the border.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Chinese troops recently violated the border in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand area and were seen camping along with arms despite the two nations having agreed to keep it a demilitarised area.
02 Jul 2016
Dehradun: At least 14 bodies have been recovered so far from the debris in villages which were buried in a cloud burst in Uttarakhand, police said today. As many as 39 people were feared dead yesterday in the incident that occurred in six villages of Chamoli and Pithoragarh districts, the police said.
21 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Madhya Pradesh government wants cameras installed in tigers' dens so tourists can have a closer look at the life of the big cat in the wild.
31 Aug 2016
New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah on Wednesday appointed Union ministers J P Nadda and Dharmendra Pradhan as party incharge for the Assembly polls in Uttarakhand where it is striving to return to power by defeating ruling Congress.