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‘None of China’s business’: US stands with India after joint military drills
World

‘None of China’s business’: US stands with India after joint military drills

The US has reaffirmed that it stands with India in the face of China’s objections to joint military drills between the two countries in the border state of Uttarakhand

3 BBA students force male hosteller to drink alcohol, stripped and filmed him, blackmailed for Rs 60K
India

3 BBA students force male hosteller to drink alcohol, stripped and filmed him, blackmailed for Rs 60K

The accused have been expelled by the college management for the alleged ragging. Also, a case of assault and blackmailing has been registered by the police

WATCH: How Indian kite takes the bite out of Pakistan drones
India

WATCH: How Indian kite takes the bite out of Pakistan drones

Auli in Uttarakhand is also playing host to the 18th edition of Yudh Abhyas, the joint training exercise held annually by the Indian Army and their American counterparts

WATCH: Indian kite to bite Pakistan drones mid-air
India

WATCH: Indian kite to bite Pakistan drones mid-air

Auli in Uttarakhand is also playing host to the 18th edition of Yudh Abhyas, the joint training exercise held annually by the Indian Army and their American counterparts

WATCH: India, US conduct Yudh Abhyas 2022 close to China border
World

WATCH: India, US conduct Yudh Abhyas 2022 close to China border

Last year, the 2021 edition of the India-US joint military exercise took place at the Joint Base Elmdorf Richardson in Alaska. In the 18th edition of Yudh Abhyas, US Army personnel from the 2nd Brigade of the 11th Airborne Division and Indian Army personnel from the Assam Regiment are participating

Congress' Bharat Jodo Yatra in Uttarakhand akin to aircraft without pilot: BJP
Politics

Congress' Bharat Jodo Yatra in Uttarakhand akin to aircraft without pilot: BJP

Congress leaders began Bharat Jodo Yatra in Uttarakhand from Mana, the last Indian village near the India-China border in Chamoli district, on 7 November

11 killed as vehicle falls into deep gorge in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli
India

11 killed as vehicle falls into deep gorge in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli

A Tata Sumo carrying 16 people fell into a gorge at Urgam in Joshimath area at about 4 pm, Chamoli SP Pramendra Dobhal said. The passengers were on their way to Palla Jakhol village from Joshimath when the accident occurred, according to the State Emergency Operation Centre in Dehradun

Band, Baaja, Bridezilla: Uttarakhand girl says 'no' to shaadi after groom's family sends her 'cheap' lehenga
India

Band, Baaja, Bridezilla: Uttarakhand girl says 'no' to shaadi after groom's family sends her 'cheap' lehenga

In Uttarakhand's Haldwani, a bride called off the wedding with her fiance because she was not given an expensive lehenga

Uttarakhand Foundation Day 2022: History, significance and special wishes to share on this day
India

Uttarakhand Foundation Day 2022: History, significance and special wishes to share on this day

On 9 November 2000, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh were divided, making Uttarakhand India's 27th state.

Gujarat govt likely to form committee on Uniform Civil Code
Politics

Gujarat govt likely to form committee on Uniform Civil Code

According to reports, the Gujarat government is likely to move a proposal form a committee to evaluate all aspects of implementing the Uniform Civil Code in the state. The Uttarakhand government had taken a similar step earlier

SC directs Delhi, UP and Uttarakhand to take suo moto action against those spreading hate
India

SC directs Delhi, UP and Uttarakhand to take suo moto action against those spreading hate

The top court directed that state governments and police should take suo moto action in such cases of hate speeches without waiting for a formal complaint to be lodged. The court also insisted that action should be initiated swiftly irrespective of the religion of the culprit

WATCH: In Kedarnath, PM Modi's free-wheeling chat with shramjeevis
India

WATCH: In Kedarnath, PM Modi's free-wheeling chat with shramjeevis

Prime Minister Narendra Modi enquired whether they are getting benefits of governments welfare schemes, to which they said that they have got a home under PM Awas Yojana and that PM Kisan Yojna greatly valued them

Spiritual Friday for PM Modi: In Uttarkhand, the first stop is Kedarnath
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Spiritual Friday for PM Modi: In Uttarkhand, the first stop is Kedarnath

Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at the famous Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand’s Rudraprayag district and then visited the Adi Guru Shankaracharya Samadhi Sthal. He heads to Badrinath next

PM Modi arrives at Kedarnath temple, to inaugurate 9.7 km long Gaurikund-Kedarnath ropeway project
India

PM Modi arrives at Kedarnath temple, to inaugurate 9.7 km long Gaurikund-Kedarnath ropeway project

During his two-day tour of Uttarakhand, Modi is scheduled to inspect various ongoing development projects and lay the foundation stones of some new projects

PM Modi to visit Kedarnath, Badrinath tomorrow, lay foundation stone of projects worth over Rs 3,400 crore
India

PM Modi to visit Kedarnath, Badrinath tomorrow, lay foundation stone of projects worth over Rs 3,400 crore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Uttarakhand on Friday during which he will perform 'puja' at Kedarnath and Badrinath temples, as well as lay the foundation stone of connectivity projects worth more than ₹3,400 crore.

Haridwar police station receives letter threatening bomb blasts at temples, railway stations
India

Haridwar police station receives letter threatening bomb blasts at temples, railway stations

In the letter, Jameer Ahmad, who claims to be the 'area commander' of terror outfit Jaish-E-Mohammad, vowed to avenge the killing of 'Jihadis' in Jammu and Kashmir

Uttarakhand: Heavy Snowfall leads Hemkund Sahib pilgrimage stop before official closing
India

Uttarakhand: Heavy Snowfall leads Hemkund Sahib pilgrimage stop before official closing

Situated at an altitude of 15,225 feet, the Gurudwara has been thronged with over 2 lakh devotees, ever since its doors were opened on May 22

Uttarakhand avalanche: Twice lucky in 12 years, recalls NIM instructor rescued from Draupadi Ka Danda
India

Uttarakhand avalanche: Twice lucky in 12 years, recalls NIM instructor rescued from Draupadi Ka Danda

Total 16 bodies - two of instructors and 14 of trainee mountaineers - have been recovered from Draupadi Ka Danda - II peak in Uttarkashi so far. Search and rescue operations for 29 others are underway

Uttarakhand Bus Accident: 25 killed as bus falls into ditch in Pauri
India

Uttarakhand Bus Accident: 25 killed as bus falls into ditch in Pauri

So far 21 people have been rescued in the rescue operation. The injured have been admitted to nearby hospitals for treatment

10 killed, eight of 29 mountaineering trainees rescued as avalanche hits Uttarakhand’s Draupadi Ka Danda-2 peak
India

10 killed, eight of 29 mountaineering trainees rescued as avalanche hits Uttarakhand’s Draupadi Ka Danda-2 peak

The Indian Air Force has deployed two Cheetah helicopters for rescue and relief operations in Uttarkashi area after a Nehru Institute of Mountaineering (NIM) mountaineering team was hit by an avalanche