12 arrested in two sex racket bust in Haridwar


In a joint operation of Haridwar police and anti human trafficking cell, two sex rackets have been busted on Wednesday in Haridwar. Police arrested seven accused while five girls were rescued in which four of them are from Uttar Pradesh and one woman was brought from Haryana. The first racket came to light in Kangri village of Shyampur police station More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, September 24th, 2017

President Kovind visits Divya Prem Sewa Mission In Haridwar

The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, visited the Divya Prem Sewa Mission, Haridwar, today (September 23, 2017). The President received a rousing reception amid heavy rain. Speaking on the occasion, he said that More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Rekha Arya leads cycle rally for ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ campaign in Haridwar

Uttarakhand minister of state for women empowerment and child development, Rekha Arya, led a cycle rally to Haridwar to spread awareness on the ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ campaign on Sunday. She had earlier More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, September 7th, 2017

IIT-Roorkee develops low-cost osteoarthritis cure

Researchers at IIT, Roorkee, have developed a low-cost method using implants with long-term heat therapy to treat osteoarthritis, a disease that causes pain and stiffness in the joints leading to degeneration of More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

STPs to be constructed under Hybrid Annuity Model at Varanasi and Haridwar

In the first-of-its-kind success, the creation and maintenance of sewage treatment infrastructure under Hybrid Annuity based PPP model has taken off, with NMCG awarding work to private sector for construction and More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, August 4th, 2017

Cops bust sex racket in Haridwar; 3 girls rescued

Another sex racket has been busted in the police which had been tarnishing the image of the holy city of Haridwar. Three girls, who were forced into prostitution, were rescued. Two people, who were running the sex More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Case booked against private school teacher who stripped girls for scoring low marks

Two girls, students of class VI in a private secondary school at Landaura, 8 km from Roorkee in Haridwar district, were stripped by their teacher in class as punishment after they scored low marks in the English More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Ganga rises to warning level at Haridwar

Heavy rain in the past few days has resulted in rise of water level of the Ganga at Haridwar, with the river touching the warning mark on Wednesday. According to the central water commission (CWC), Ganga at Haridwar More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

8 drown during Ganga Dussehra celebrations in Haridwar

Eight people have drowned in Ganga in Haridwar during the Ganga Dussehra celebrations that took place in the holy city on Sunday. While the bodies of two people – a 12-year-old from Mathura and a teenager More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Haridwar seer files attempt to murder case against CM Rawat

A day after district officials and police tried to force feed Matri Sadan head Swami Shivanand, who has been on an indefinite fast since May 24 against resumption of mining in the Ganga, the ashram on Wednesday More...