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WATCH: Truck falls into gorge after Bailey Bridge in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district collapses; two injured
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WATCH: Truck falls into gorge after Bailey Bridge in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district collapses; two injured

A truck carrying JCB machine fell off Bailey Bridge in Pithoragarh on Monday as the bridge collapsed while the vehicle was crossing it. Two injured people were taken to Munsyari for medical treatment.

Nepal releases new map including Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh and Kalapani under its territory, vows to 'reclaim' them from India
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Nepal releases new map including Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh and Kalapani under its territory, vows to 'reclaim' them from India

The Nepal government has released a revised political and administrative map showing Limpiyadhura, Lipulekh and Kalapani under its territory

First commercial flight from Ghaziabad’s Hindon Airport set for today; nine-seater plane to take off for Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh
India

First commercial flight from Ghaziabad’s Hindon Airport set for today; nine-seater plane to take off for Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh

The first commercial flight from the Hindon civil airport, which is adjacent to the IAF's Hindon airbase, will operate from Friday when a nine-seater plane will take off for Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district.

IMD predicts heavy to very heavy rainfall in six districts of Uttarakhand on 24 and 25 July
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IMD predicts heavy to very heavy rainfall in six districts of Uttarakhand on 24 and 25 July

IMD said heavy rainfall to occur at Uttarakhand's Nainital, Champawat, Pithoragarh, Udham Singh Nagar, Dehradun and Pauri districts on 24 and 25 July.

Heavy rains lash Uttarakhand with some parts receiving 222 mm of rainfall; IMD says state to have similar weather till 15 July
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Heavy rains lash Uttarakhand with some parts receiving 222 mm of rainfall; IMD says state to have similar weather till 15 July

Heavy rains on Tuesday lashed many parts of Uttarakhand, especially those in Kumaon region, with Khatima in Udham Singh Nagar district receiving the maximum of 222 millimetres of showers.

ITBP's efforts to retrieve dead bodies of mountaineers from Nanda Devi East peak hampered due to adverse weather conditions
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ITBP's efforts to retrieve dead bodies of mountaineers from Nanda Devi East peak hampered due to adverse weather conditions

The acclimatisation process of 20 Indo-Tibet Border Police (ITBP) mountaineers, who have been sent to retrieve the bodies of eight mountaineers has been hampered due to bad weather condition. The attempt to rescue the trapped mountaineers from Nanda Devi East has been named Operation Daredevil.

ITBP, NDRF teams to retrieve climbers’ bodies from near Nanda Devi peak through land route after weather, terrain mar IAF’s attempts
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ITBP, NDRF teams to retrieve climbers’ bodies from near Nanda Devi peak through land route after weather, terrain mar IAF’s attempts

The bodies of five climbers, who died in avalanche while scaling the Nanda Devi East peak, will be brought back by the land route following IAF helicopters' repeated failure to retrieve them

Water and hopes down to a trickle in Uttarakhand's hilly areas as residents ignored by state abandon their homes
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Water and hopes down to a trickle in Uttarakhand's hilly areas as residents ignored by state abandon their homes

With natural water resources gradually drying up and households still waiting for drinking water connections, Mason village in Uttarakhand's Pauri district is one of worst-hit by migration, earning the moniker of ‘ghost villages’

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Army soldier dies after being hit by stone thrown by youth in Anantnag
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Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Army soldier dies after being hit by stone thrown by youth in Anantnag

An Indian Army soldier in Jammu and Kashmir has died in a stone-pelting incident

Two people arrested in Uttarakhand for WhatsApp chat about 'killing' Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
India

Two people arrested in Uttarakhand for WhatsApp chat about 'killing' Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Two persons were arrested Monday after a WhatsApp exchange on a plan to allegedly kill Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while they were apparently drunk, police said as the minister paid a visit to Dharchula town in this district of Uttarakhand.

2 killed in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand; 400 houses flooded, residents evacuated in Kotdwar district
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2 killed in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand; 400 houses flooded, residents evacuated in Kotdwar district

At least two people were killed as incessant rains continued to batter Uttarakhand, an official said on Monday. The victims were a woman from Pithoragarh and a 65-year-old man, who was washed away in Roorkie by the Sukro river, which is in spate.

Uttarakhand monsoon: 1 killed, 3 missing as rains pound Pithoragarh district; 45 villages cut off, two bridges get washed away
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Uttarakhand monsoon: 1 killed, 3 missing as rains pound Pithoragarh district; 45 villages cut off, two bridges get washed away

One person was killed, three others went missing in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district, and around 45 villages and the last Indian outpost on India-China border in Milam valley were cut off as rains continued to lash for the fourth consecutive day on Thursday

Uttarakhand: Cloudburst in Pithoragarh damages dam of Seraghat Hydro Power Plant; no casualties reported
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Uttarakhand: Cloudburst in Pithoragarh damages dam of Seraghat Hydro Power Plant; no casualties reported

A cloudburst hit Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh on Monday causing damage to Seraghat Dam and also a Hydro Power Plant. According to ANI reports, no casualties have been reported.

Uttarakhand to host 13th edition of annual India-Nepal Surya Kiran joint military exercise
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Uttarakhand to host 13th edition of annual India-Nepal Surya Kiran joint military exercise

India and Nepal would hold a joint exercise that will include training on jungle warfare, anti-terrorism combat as well as disaster response activities.

Rescue operations continue in Uttarakhand three days after flash flood hits state
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Rescue operations continue in Uttarakhand three days after flash flood hits state

Three days after a cloudburst triggered a flash flood in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district, rescue operations are still underway, officials said on Wednesday.

Amid Doka La standoff, India's poor infrastructure along China border in Uttarakhand may be cause for alarm
India

Amid Doka La standoff, India's poor infrastructure along China border in Uttarakhand may be cause for alarm

China's recent indirect threat of entering Kalapani seems to have set the alarm bells ringing regarding India's security situation near the borders with Nepal and China in the Uttarakhand region

Highway liquor ban: SC relaxes regulation on vends in nine districts of Uttarakhand
India

Highway liquor ban: SC relaxes regulation on vends in nine districts of Uttarakhand

The Supreme Court on Friday relaxed its ban on liquor vends alongside highways in nine districts of Uttarakhand and parts of two other districts from the 500-metre cap.

Congress MLAs meet Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat over rising farmer suicides
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Congress MLAs meet Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat over rising farmer suicides

A delegation of Congress MLAs on Saturday called on Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat over a "disturbing trend" of farmer suicides in the hilly state.

Uttarakhand cloudburst: NDMA to keep operation on till last man is found, says official
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Uttarakhand cloudburst: NDMA to keep operation on till last man is found, says official

Cloudburst in Uttarakhand on 1 July led to the deaths of at least 20 people, with as many as 12 people still missing in Pithoragarh and Chamoli districts.