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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

Watch: ITBP personnel rescue locals trapped at a height of 12,000 feet in Uttarakhand
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Watch: ITBP personnel rescue locals trapped at a height of 12,000 feet in Uttarakhand

A video of the rescue mission, which has now gone viral on social media, features four people stranded across a mountain river as ITBP personnel of the 14th Battalion try to bring them to safety

Uttarakhand: Four dead, including 3 children, as houses collapse due to heavy rain in Pithoragarh
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Uttarakhand: Four dead, including 3 children, as houses collapse due to heavy rain in Pithoragarh

Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami spoke to the Pithoragarh district magistrate to find out the extent of damage caused by heavy rains in Jumma village

Watch: Dehradun-Rishikesh bridge collapses with vehicles on it as heavy rainfall lashes state
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Watch: Dehradun-Rishikesh bridge collapses with vehicles on it as heavy rainfall lashes state

The 12-second clip shows a bridge caved in with two trucks half-submerged in the river.

Uttarakhand NGO recycles 6,772 million tonnes of plastic waste in three years
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Uttarakhand NGO recycles 6,772 million tonnes of plastic waste in three years

The NGO said with 327.9 tonnes, Dehradun contributes the highest percentage in the state's per day total plastic waste generation. The figure is set to increase to 584.051 tonnes per day

Uttarakhand Class 10, 12 results 2021 declared: UBSE releases results of high school, intermediate; official website down
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Uttarakhand Class 10, 12 results 2021 declared: UBSE releases results of high school, intermediate; official website down

The Class X and XII examinations in Uttarakhand were scheduled to be held in May, however, the state government cancelled the board exams due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Missing for 24 years, Uttarakhand man assumed dead by family returns to village
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Missing for 24 years, Uttarakhand man assumed dead by family returns to village

As Madho Singh Mehra’s final rites were conducted by the family, a naming ceremony has been recommended by the priest so that he can be welcomed inside the home again

Kanwar Yatra called off in Uttar Pradesh after Supreme Court intervention
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Kanwar Yatra called off in Uttar Pradesh after Supreme Court intervention

The top court had taken suo motu cognisance and said it cannot allow the UP government "to hold 100 percent physical Kanwar Yatra in view of COVID"

Supreme Court deprecates practice of calling officers at drop of hat by some HCs
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Supreme Court deprecates practice of calling officers at drop of hat by some HCs

The apex court observed that by such orders, the line of separation of powers between the judiciary and the executive is sought to be crossed

Explained: Why PM flagged photos of crowds, warned against letting guard COVID guard down
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Explained: Why PM flagged photos of crowds, warned against letting guard COVID guard down

The prime minister reportedly said at the first meeting of his new Cabinet that the sight of crowds, mainly at tourist destinations, should instill 'a sense of fear' in people

COVID-19 news: Third wave may hit India by August, says SBI research report; Uttarakhand extends lockdown
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COVID-19 news: Third wave may hit India by August, says SBI research report; Uttarakhand extends lockdown

This, as India witnessed a single-day rise of 39,796 new COVID infections, the lowest in 88 days, according to Union health ministry data updated on Monday

'BJP has thrown Uttarakhand into political instability': Opposition slams Centre over Tirath Singh Rawat's resignation
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'BJP has thrown Uttarakhand into political instability': Opposition slams Centre over Tirath Singh Rawat's resignation

Congress' Randeep Surjewala said the BJP has betrayed the people, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president JP Nadda are responsible for the political instability in Uttarakhand

Kumbh Mela: Uttarakhand govt files FIR against labs for fake COVID-19 tests, all you need to know
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Kumbh Mela: Uttarakhand govt files FIR against labs for fake COVID-19 tests, all you need to know

The firm, Max Corporate Service, Nalwa Laboratories Private Limited of Hisar, and Delhi-based Dr Lalchandani Lab have been accused of issuing fake negative test reports

Unseen Warriors of COVID: For Van Gujjars in Shivalik Hills, access to vaccines remains a distant reality
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Unseen Warriors of COVID: For Van Gujjars in Shivalik Hills, access to vaccines remains a distant reality

Van Gujjars are unable to register online for the vaccine. Of a dozen-odd settlements on the Uttarakhand-Uttar Pradesh border of Shivalik Hills, just one family has a smartphone

Kumbh Mela: Probe flags around 1 lakh 'fake' COVID-19 test results; an overview of the controversy
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Kumbh Mela: Probe flags around 1 lakh 'fake' COVID-19 test results; an overview of the controversy

The labs allegedly put out fake COVID test results to meet the daily testing quota of 50,000 tests set by the Uttarakhand High Court during the Kumbh