Uttarakhand

"Uttarkashi Gangrape Has Shaken Me," Says Chief Minister, Assures Action

A 12-year-old girl was allegedly abducted, gang-raped and killed by four men in Bhakra village of Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi on Friday night.<p><b>Uttarkashi:</b><p>…

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Kerala floods: Adventure Tour operators join rescue operations

Kochi, Aug 19 (IANS) A 90-member team of the Adventure Tour Operators Association of India on Sunday began rescue operations in the flood-ravaged …

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Uttarakhand: The climate change widows of Indian villages

When natural disasters claim the lives of men, it is women in Indian villages who suffer the most.<p><b>Uttarakhand, India -</b> Haruli Devi sat on the ground in front of her new two-room house in Singhali village in the hilly northern state of Uttarakhand.<p>For early winter, the afternoon sun was unusually …

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Caught on wrong foot, Wildlife Institute of India says drop Corbett clause

In 2005, the Centre and the states of Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh had agreed to an alternative alignment for a road between Kotdwar and Ramnagar …

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The big news: IMD predicts respite from heavy rainfall in Kerala, and 9 other top stories

Other headlines: Wrestler Bajrang Punia won India’s first gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games, and Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s ashes were immersed in the …

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Sara Ali Khan sets internet on fire with latest pic

Sara Ali Khan might be new to social media, but she's getting the hang of it pretty quickly. The young star-kid had shared a picture on Independence …

Ali Khan

Kerala Battered With Twice the Amount of Rainfall That Killed 5,700 in 2013 Uttarakhand Deluge

Kerala has received 2086 mm rainfall between June 1 and August 15, which is 30 percent more rainfall.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> Kerala has been pounded with twice …

Weather

After Student of the Year 2, Kedarnath pushed to next year to avoid clash with 2.0: Report

Abhishek Kapoor’s <i>Kedarnath</i>, that stars Sushant Singh Rajput and debutante Sara Ali Khan in the lead roles, has been pushed from its release date of …

Bollywood

11-Year-Old Girl Kidnapped From Home, Gangraped In Uttarakhand

The accused barged into the girl's house on Friday after cutting off the power lines and kidnapped her while she was asleep with her parents.<p><b>Dehradun:</b><p>…

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AIIMS Rishikesh Recruitment 2018: 668 Posts, Apply from 27th August 2018

The application process for the same is scheduled to commence on 27th August 2018 and interested and eligible candidates must apply for the relevant …

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Celeb spotting: Sara Ali Khan the pilates girl, Fatima and Sanya's dinner outing - Entertainment

Apart from playing the role of a pretty lady in Kedarnath, the actress will also be seen opposite Ranveer Singh in Rohit Shetty's Simmba. The film is …

Bollywood

One last time: people from all over reach Delhi to bid adieu

A man from Uttar Pradesh rode a scooter, another flew in from Tamil Nadu while some travelled by trains and buses to reach the Capital in order to …

India

How Google Maps, a stranger’s kindness helped B’luru man contact his grandma in Kerala

Wednesday night was a frantic one for Bengaluru-based Rishikesh Ganga. The 30-year-old content strategist had been trying to reach his 77-year-old …

Google Maps

Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota trailer: Bhagyashree's son Abhimanyu makes his B'wood debut

2018 has already seen the debuts of Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter in Dhadak, with Sara Ali Khan making hers in November with Kedarnath. Joining …

Entertainment (India)

Uttarakhand rafting expert heads to flooded Kerala on rescue mission | kerala

Kayaking and rafting expert Uttarakhand’s Praveen Rangar is leading a team to rain-battered Kerala where at least 174 people have been killed in the …

India

Former Olympic hockey gold medallist Subedar Hardayal Singh passes away

Former Olympic gold medallist Subedar Hardayal Singh (retd) passed away in Dehradun on Friday after a brief illness.<p>By: |<p>Former Olympic gold …

Indian Hockey

Watch: Shahid Kapoor & Shraddha Kapoor’s new song from Batti Gul Meter Chalu is all Gold & Tamba

After the overwhelming response to Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor‘s recently launched trailer of Batti Gul Meter Chalu, the makers, today, …

Bollywood

So You Think You Can Dance: Magda-Darius recreate Varun Dhawan-Alia Bhatt’s Badrinath Ki Dulhania; watch video

The American version of So You Think You Can Dance spins out different dance forms. From jazz to salsa to waltz, we can see contestants exploring and …

Celebrity News (India)

Uttarakhand: Van Gujjars are threat to wildlife, their rehabilitation against public policy, says HC

“The State Government cannot give premium on dishonesty,” the court order, which mentioned Van Gujjars as encroachers of forest land, stated.<p>Written …

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Rajasthan: 12 Pakistan nationals being sent back

On the occasion of Independence Day India started the procedure to send 12 Pakistani nationals to their country safely. The visitors had come to …

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Trisha on board for Rajini- Karthik Subbaraj film?

Recent reports in Tamil media say that Trisha will be one of the heroines in Superstar Rajinikanth’s new film with Karthik Subbaraj. Simran is said …

Rajinikanth

Minister seeks increase in flow of water in Shukratal Ghat

New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The government on Thursday instructed officials of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand irrigation departments to submit proposals …

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Uttarakhand High Court warns of referring tiger poaching case to CBI

Noting the “seriousness” of a tiger poaching incident where five tigers were allegedly killed by poachers inside the state boundaries, the …

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Sara Ali Khan’s floral grey outfit at Manish Malhotra's house party is what you need for your next date night

Sara Ali Khan has always stepped out looking pretty. With the diva making her debut soon with Kedarnath opposite Sushant Singh Rajput, has given us …

Ali Khan

Ranveer Singh’s Simmba promises to protect women in I-Day promotional clip

Rohit Shetty’s remake of the Telugu hit ‘Temper’ stars Ranveer Singh and Sara Ali Khan.<p>A behind-the-scenes video of Rohit Shetty’s <i>Simmba</i> features the …

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Patanjali's 'upgraded' Kimbho messaging app to be launched on August 27

Yoga Guru Ramdev-owned Patanjali's instant messaging platform, Kimbho, is slated to be launched on August 27, with the company claiming it has fixed …

Apps

Uttarakhand has taken tough stand against corruption: CM

Dehradun, Aug 15 (IANS) The BJP government in Uttarakhand has taken a tough stand against corruption to ensure a transformation in the state's …

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5 Famous Spiritual Destinations in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand or popularly known as ‘Devbhoomi’, is home to some of the most spiritual centres in India. If you are looking for a holiday filled with …

Hinduism

Budget Backpacking: Valley of Flowers & Badrinath

Welcome back to our ‘Guest Posts Series’. Our guest writer <b>Sandeep Kumar Bhagat</b> would share his Budget Backpacking trip to Valley of Flowers Trek and …

Hiking

See how Twitter reacted to Business Standard’s ‘Kanwariyas are jobless’ insinuation

Business Standard's tweet saw many reactions that called out it's biased attempt at narrative building

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