29 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Mild tremors were felt in parts of Uttarakhand this afternoon as an earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter Scale hit Pithoragarh district on India-Nepal border and adjoining areas.
28 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Peeved at Chief Minister Harish Rawat's alleged refusal to meet the wife and son of a jailed BJP MLA and booking them on charges of breach of peace, BJP in Uttarakhand today said all its MLAs will stage a demonstration outside CM's residence on October 5 and protest against the state government's 'growing arrogance and disregard for democratic norms.'
31 May 2015
New Delhi: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said that he has ordered an inquiry into the flood relief scam, adding that strict action would be initiated against those responsible.
10 Sep 2015
JOSO, Japan: Floods that swept houses off their foundations and crushed others under landslides spread across Japan today as more rivers burst their banks, leaving at least 25 people missing and forcing more than 100,000 to flee.
23 Dec 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Monday inspected the ongoing restoration work at Kedarnath, which had suffered severe damage due to the devastating floods last year, and announced an additional payment for the workers employed in the redevelopment work.
03 May 2014
Dehradun: The Uttarakhand floods may have cost former chief minister Vijay Bahuguna his chair but his successor Harish Rawat feels that the issue will not impact the poll prospects of Congress as his government has taken a slew of measures to rehabilitate the victims.
26 Aug 2015
Seoul: Flash floods caused by heavy rain killed 40 people in North Korea's northeastern border area over the weekend, the International Federation of the Red Cross said today.
24 Aug 2015
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi made an aerial survey of severely flood affected districts of Kokrajhar, Chirang, Bongaigaon, Goalpara and Dhubri districts even as the death toll in the floods rose to 13.
05 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat expressed concern over the high drop-out rate in government schools of the state and asked teachers to look into the factors which have caused government schools to lag behind private schools and prepare a roadmap to enhance their standards.
04 Aug 2015
New Delhi: More than 180 people have lost their lives and nearly one crore people were affected in floods in West Bengal, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Odisha.