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Four dead, eight injured after rock falls on vehicle carrying kanwariyas in Uttarakhand's Tehri Garhwal
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Four dead, eight injured after rock falls on vehicle carrying kanwariyas in Uttarakhand's Tehri Garhwal

Four kanwariyas were killed and eight others injured on Sunday when a huge rock fell on them in Narendra Nagar area of Uttarakhand's Tehri district.

DJs to play only bhajans at Kanwar Yatra in Uttar Pradesh; 'no filmy songs allowed,' orders CM Yogi Adityanath
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DJs to play only bhajans at Kanwar Yatra in Uttar Pradesh; 'no filmy songs allowed,' orders CM Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday said that DJs will be allowed during 'Kanwar Yatra' if they play 'bhajan' and not filmy songs.

Chardham development plan: SC nod to construction of ongoing projects, green activists fear 'irreversible damage'
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Chardham development plan: SC nod to construction of ongoing projects, green activists fear 'irreversible damage'

The Supreme Court gave its nod to ongoing projects under the government's ambitious Chardham development plan, which proposes to provide all-weather connectivity to the four holy towns of Uttarakhand.

Narendra Modi in Varanasi: Close on the heels of LS polls, PM announces projects worth Rs 550 cr in his constituency
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Narendra Modi in Varanasi: Close on the heels of LS polls, PM announces projects worth Rs 550 cr in his constituency

All in all, Modi inaugurated projects worth Rs 55o crores in Varanasi on Tuesday, signalling a desire to strengthen his position in his home turf before the general elections. Whereas, on Monday, on the occasion of his 68th birthday, Modi had interacted with schoolchildren and students of Kashi Vidyapeeth.

Narendra Modi expresses concern over 'menace of alcoholism', praises Umiya Sansthan for addressing it
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Narendra Modi expresses concern over 'menace of alcoholism', praises Umiya Sansthan for addressing it

Narendra Modi on Thursday voiced concern over the growing problem of alcoholism among the younger generation

Land slide due to heavy rain foil annual Badrinath, Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage
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Land slide due to heavy rain foil annual Badrinath, Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage

Heavy rains have disrupted the annual Badrinath and Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage in Uttarakhand

Nitin Gadkari calls for fast-track development of Rs 12,000 crore Char Dham pilgrim project
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Nitin Gadkari calls for fast-track development of Rs 12,000 crore Char Dham pilgrim project

Nitin Gadkari has sought to fast-track key infrastructure projects, including Char Dham, and reached out to all the stakeholders for quicker clearances.

Heavy rains block over 100 link roads in Uttarakhand; chaar dhaam yatra unaffected
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Heavy rains block over 100 link roads in Uttarakhand; chaar dhaam yatra unaffected

Over 100 link roads in Uttarakhand remained blocked on Saturday due to heavy rains that lashed the state.

Uttarkashi bus accident: Shivraj Singh Chouhan receives mortal remains of  22 pilgrims killed in Uttarakhand
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Uttarkashi bus accident: Shivraj Singh Chouhan receives mortal remains of 22 pilgrims killed in Uttarakhand

The bodies of 22 pilgrims from Madhya Pradesh, who were killed in a bus accident in Uttarkashi in Uttarakhand on 23 May, were brought to Indore on Thursday afternoon in a special flight.

Uttarkashi bus accident: Three more bodies recovered, death toll rises to 24
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Uttarkashi bus accident: Three more bodies recovered, death toll rises to 24

In the Uttarkashi bus accident,he death toll in the bus accident near Nalupani in the district has mounted to 24 after three more bodies were recovered.

Uttarakhand road accident: Death toll in Gangotri mishap rises to 24; three still missing
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Uttarakhand road accident: Death toll in Gangotri mishap rises to 24; three still missing

At least 24 persons were killed and eight others injured when the bus they were travelling in plunged into a deep gorge in Uttarakhand late on Tuesday, police said

Uttarakhand Election 2017: Absence of tourist spots from poll agendas shows parties' ignorance about state
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Uttarakhand Election 2017: Absence of tourist spots from poll agendas shows parties' ignorance about state

Political parties should focus on building new and modernised hill stations which could contribute in increasing the revenue of the state and making it more beautiful and liveable instead of promising modern bridges and highways (like Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised) in Uttarakhand

Inclement weather disrupts Char Dham Yatra; President unable to complete pilgrimage
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Inclement weather disrupts Char Dham Yatra; President unable to complete pilgrimage

Heavy rains and inclement weather have disrupted the annual 'Char Dham Yatra'.

Char Dham yatra begins as Badrinath shrine opens doors after winter break
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Char Dham yatra begins as Badrinath shrine opens doors after winter break

The annual Char Dham pilgrimage has begun with the reopening of the portals of Badrinath shrine in the Garhwal hills after the winter break amid chants of Vedic hymns.

Top priority will be restoring Ganga's glory, says Nitin Gadkari
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Top priority will be restoring Ganga's glory, says Nitin Gadkari

Restoring Ganga's glory and tapping its potential as an internal transport mode along with "full transparency" in Ministry's functioning lie top on the agenda of Nitin Gadkari, who assumed charge of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Ministry today.

Kedarnath Yatra suspended for fourth day due to bad weather
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Kedarnath Yatra suspended for fourth day due to bad weather

The Kedarnath Yatra remained suspended for the fourth consecutive day Tuesday due to adverse weather conditions, officials said.

Pilgrimage to Badrinath to resume by 30 Sept: Bahuguna
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Pilgrimage to Badrinath to resume by 30 Sept: Bahuguna

Pilgrimage to Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri shrines in calamity-hit Uttarakhand will resume by 30 September, Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna has said.

 Uttarakhand floods: Andhra Pradesh announces Rs 10 crore aid
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Uttarakhand floods: Andhra Pradesh announces Rs 10 crore aid

The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams will spend another Rs 40 crore on construction of pilgrim amenities complexes at Kedarnath, Badrinath, Yamunotri and Gangotri.

Uttarakhand: Rescue operations resume to rescue 22,000 pilgrims
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Uttarakhand: Rescue operations resume to rescue 22,000 pilgrims

After a brief suspension due to bad weather early in the morning, the rescue operations in flood affected Uttarakhand resumed on a war footing to evacuate 22,000 pilgrims who are still stranded in high altitude area

Casualties could run into several hundreds: Bahuguna
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Casualties could run into several hundreds: Bahuguna

The Uttarakhand chief minister said Kedarnath has been the worst hit with only the sanctum sanctorum and a couple of adjoining sections intact.