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Uttarakhand Foundation Day 2021: From history to how day is celebrated, all you need to to know
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Uttarakhand Foundation Day 2021: From history to how day is celebrated, all you need to to know

Earlier known as Uttaranchal, it was renamed Uttarakhand in the year 2007.

Narendra Modi offers prayers at Kedarnath temple, unveils 12-foot Shankaracharya statue
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Narendra Modi offers prayers at Kedarnath temple, unveils 12-foot Shankaracharya statue

Kedarpuri reconstruction is considered the prime minister's dream project

Pushkar Singh Dhami reviews preparations in Kedarnath ahead of Narendra Modi's visit on 5 November
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Pushkar Singh Dhami reviews preparations in Kedarnath ahead of Narendra Modi's visit on 5 November

The prime minister is scheduled to inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of Kedarpuri reconstruction projects worth Rs 400 crore

'Honours even, which way will wind blow in 2022?': Congress leader P Chidambaram on bypoll results
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'Honours even, which way will wind blow in 2022?': Congress leader P Chidambaram on bypoll results

Results were declared yesterday for three Lok Sabha constituencies and 30 Assembly constituencies across 13 states and one Union Territory, where bypolls were held on 30 October

Uttarakhand priests threaten to obstruct PM Modi's Kedarnath visit: What you need to know about controversy
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Uttarakhand priests threaten to obstruct PM Modi's Kedarnath visit: What you need to know about controversy

The priests are opposing the formation of the Chardham Devasthanam Board, which is envisioned to be an umbrella body to regulate shrines and temples under its purview

Toll in Dehradun accident climbs to 13; rescue ops on, two saved thus far
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Toll in Dehradun accident climbs to 13; rescue ops on, two saved thus far

The accident occurred on Bulhad-Baila road in the Chakrata tehsil of Uttarakhand's Dehradun district

Uttarakhand floods: Five out of six missing trekkers found dead; cumulative toll in disaster climbs to 77
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Uttarakhand floods: Five out of six missing trekkers found dead; cumulative toll in disaster climbs to 77

Bodies of five out of six trekkers feared dead on Suderdhunga trek in Bageshwar district were found on Sunday as the cumulative death toll in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand rose to 77

Seven of 11 trekkers who went missing after avalanche on Harsil-Chitkul route found dead, two rescued
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Seven of 11 trekkers who went missing after avalanche on Harsil-Chitkul route found dead, two rescued

The Indian Air Force is carrying out massive search and rescue operations to find the remaining trekkers

How Uttarakhand rain fury left a trail of death and despair: An eyewitness account
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How Uttarakhand rain fury left a trail of death and despair: An eyewitness account

What is worrisome is climate change is a reality of life, and the excessive, erratic downpour is becoming a routine phenomenon in Uttarakhand

Himachal Pradesh: 17 trekkers missing in Kinnaur district, search operation on, say police
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Himachal Pradesh: 17 trekkers missing in Kinnaur district, search operation on, say police

The trekkers had left Harshil in adjoining Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi for Chitkul on 14 October, but they reportedly went missing during inclement weather from 17 to 19 October in Lamkhaga pass

Uttarakhand floods: Easy to point finger at climate change, but humanity is equally to blame
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Uttarakhand floods: Easy to point finger at climate change, but humanity is equally to blame

It’s easy to blame climate change and lack of collective global action for increasing intensity and frequency of disasters, but what about the manner in which the region’s topography has been unashamedly smashed in recent years?

Three dead, Char Dham Yatra halted temporarily as heavy rains lash Uttarakhand
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Three dead, Char Dham Yatra halted temporarily as heavy rains lash Uttarakhand

Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami has visited the state disaster control room to take stock of things and has urged Kedarnath and Badrinath-bound pilgrims not to proceed on their journey till the weather clears

Rahul Gandhi attacks government on Chinese incursions in Ladakh, Uttarakhand
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Rahul Gandhi attacks government on Chinese incursions in Ladakh, Uttarakhand

While there's no official comment on the Chinese transgression, there a continuing standoff between Indian and Chinese troops in a number of areas of Uttarakhand and eastern Ladakh

Uttarakhand avalanche: Bodies of four naval personnel found; officer, porter still missing
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Uttarakhand avalanche: Bodies of four naval personnel found; officer, porter still missing

The bodies were spotted lying scattered near Mount Trishul during a search operation conducted with the help of a helicopter

Uttarakhand: Hemkund Sahib shrine to close for winter season on 10 October
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Uttarakhand: Hemkund Sahib shrine to close for winter season on 10 October

The Himalayan shrine is closed annually for the winter season during which the area becomes snow-bound and difficult to access

At least 100 Chinese soldiers 'trangressed' LAC in Uttarakhand's Barahoti in Aug amid standoff in Ladakh
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At least 100 Chinese soldiers 'trangressed' LAC in Uttarakhand's Barahoti in Aug amid standoff in Ladakh

The transgression took place on 30 August, and the Chinese troops returned from the area after spending few hours, people familiar with the development told PTI

Chardham Yatra to begin from today with strict guidelines; check details here
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Chardham Yatra to begin from today with strict guidelines; check details here

The yatra was previously suspended for a period of three months by the Uttarkhand High Court owing to COVID-19 infections

Lt Gen Gurmit Singh, former DCAS, sworn in as Governor of Uttarakhand
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Lt Gen Gurmit Singh, former DCAS, sworn in as Governor of Uttarakhand

Lt Gen Singh succeeds Baby Rani Maurya, who resigned three years before completing her tenure

Uttarakhand governor Baby Rani Maurya resigns; 65-yr-old completed three years in office last month
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Uttarakhand governor Baby Rani Maurya resigns; 65-yr-old completed three years in office last month

Maurya, who has long been associated with the BJP was sworn in as the Uttarakhand governor on August 26, 2018, took over from Krishna Kant Paul at the end of his five-year tenure

Assembly Polls 2022: BJP makes Dharmendra Pradhan in charge of UP, Pralhad Joshi gets Uttarakhand
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Assembly Polls 2022: BJP makes Dharmendra Pradhan in charge of UP, Pralhad Joshi gets Uttarakhand

Union ministers Hardeep Singh Puri and Meenakshi Lekhi have been named co-incharges for the Punjab polls along with MP Vinod Chavda