State level boxing tournament to be held in Pithoragarh from Oct 12 onwards


The state-level boxing competition will be held in Pithoragarh from October 12. The five-day event will be conducted in three categories. District Sports Officer Sanjeev Pauri told that the competition will be held in the elite category of women and men’s category upto the age of 40 years. Apart from this, there will also be competition in Boys More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Uttarakhand Finance Minister’s daughter joins the Indian Army

Namita Pant, the daughter of state finance minister and Pithoragarh MLA Prakash Pant, has become the Judge Advocate General (JAG) in the Indian Army on Saturday. Many members of the family were present at the passing More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

Part of Badrinath Highway washed away due to heavy rains

Incessant rains for the past 48 hours, the rain disrupted daily life in Garhwal. More than 100 connecting routes have been closed due to debris in rural areas, people are facing huge difficulties due to water logging More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, September 1st, 2017

Search operation comes to a close in Pithoragarh

Search for those missing since the cloudbursts at Mangti and Malpa in Pithoragarh closed today, 17 days after the tragedy in which nine persons lost their lives. The search operations was winded up after the security More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, August 14th, 2017

3 dead after cloud burst and landslide on Kailash Mansarovar yatra route

Four soldiers and three civilians have gone missing after a cloudburst hit the Mangta Nala region of Uttarakhand on Monday. Three bodies have also been recovered in Malpa. Kailash Mansarovar Yatra has been halted More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Landslide in Uttarakhand’s Pithoragarh district kills five

Five persons, including three Nepali citizens, were killed, and two Nepali citizens were injured when a boulder hit a Maruti Alto near Tawaghat, in Uttarakhand’s Pithoragarh district, on Thursday. Continuous rainfall More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, June 26th, 2017

Indo-Nepal border sealed for Nepal election phase 2; to reopen on June 29

The SSB has sealed the pull and bridges on the India-Nepal border in order to ensure hassle free elections in the Himalayan nation. The movement for the two countries will be closed on the border for the next few More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, May 27th, 2017

One killed, Army man, civilian injured in cylinder blast in Pithoragarh

Pithoragarh: One person was killed and two others injured, including an Army man, purportedly after a welding gas cylinder went off in Bharkatia Cantt, 7 km from here, on Wednesday. A bomb disposal squad and police More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, May 19th, 2017

14 villages in Pithoragarh under threat from melting Glaciers

The snow-stricken laden have become a threat to people of 14 villages settled on the border of Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand. Villagers returning to their native villages after spending the winter in lower areas are More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, March 27th, 2017

No PDS ration from April 1 without Aadhaar linkage

Over 2 lakh persons in Pithoragarh district and 189,760 in Champawat district will not get ration under the Public Distribution System (PDS) from April 1 as the state government has decided not to supply ration More...