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Feb 08, 2019
Water and hopes down to a trickle in Uttarakhand's hilly areas as residents ignored by state abandon their homesWith 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’
Oct 26, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Army soldier dies after being hit by stone thrown by youth in AnantnagAn Indian Army soldier in Jammu and Kashmir has died in a stone-pelting incident
Sep 18, 2018
Two people arrested in Uttarakhand for WhatsApp chat about 'killing' Defence Minister Nirmala SitharamanTwo 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.
Aug 27, 2018
2 killed in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand; 400 houses flooded, residents evacuated in Kotdwar districtAt 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.
Jul 06, 2018
Uttarakhand monsoon: 1 killed, 3 missing as rains pound Pithoragarh district; 45 villages cut off, two bridges get washed awayOne 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
Jul 02, 2018
Uttarakhand: Cloudburst in Pithoragarh damages dam of Seraghat Hydro Power Plant; no casualties reportedA 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.
Feb 27, 2018
Uttarakhand to host 13th edition of annual India-Nepal Surya Kiran joint military exerciseIndia and Nepal would hold a joint exercise that will include training on jungle warfare, anti-terrorism combat as well as disaster response activities.
Aug 16, 2017
Rescue operations continue in Uttarakhand three days after flash flood hits stateThree days after a cloudburst triggered a flash flood in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district, rescue operations are still underway, officials said on Wednesday.
Aug 10, 2017
Amid Doka La standoff, India's poor infrastructure along China border in Uttarakhand may be cause for alarmChina'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
Aug 04, 2017
Highway liquor ban: SC relaxes regulation on vends in nine districts of UttarakhandThe 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.