Snowfall at Chamoli, uttarkashi and Pithoragarh increases new year revelry


As revellers started their celebrations on New Year Eve, snowfall in high-altitude places in the state caused mercury level to drop further adding to the festive mood. According to Met reports, higher reaches in Chamoli, Uttarkashi and Pithoragarh district received snowfall on Saturday owing to western disturbance and cyclonic circulation over the lower More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Dehradun to Pithoragarh flight fare fixed at Rs 4000

Now fly from Doon to Pithoragarh in 40 minutes Uttarakhand will finally make the much-awaited foray into the field of low-cost flight. The first nine-seater fixed-wing aircraft will take off from the state capital’s More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Uttarakhand; epicenter at Dharchula

Parts of northern India felt tremors around 10:35 pm. The tremors were seemingly caused by a medium-intensity earthquake in the India-Nepal border region. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has estimated More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, November 26th, 2016

Uttarakhand’s naik Chandra Singh Karki martyred in J&K

Naik Chandra Singh Karki of 13 Rashtriya Rifles, who hailed from Pali village in Pithoragarh, was martyred in a terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district. His mortal remains are being brought More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Munsiyari mountain biking event on November 24

The Uttarakhand Forest Development Corporation in collaboration with the Cycling Federation of India will be organising the first national mountain biking trail at Munsiyari slopes on November 24. The event has More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, October 17th, 2016

Pithoragarh jolted by mild earthquake

Several places in Pithoragarh district on Indo-Nepal border were hit by another slight intensity earthquake of 4 magnitude on Richter scale on Monday morning, three days after a 3.7 magnitude tremor struck the region. Significantly, More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Munsiyari gets season’s first snowfall; temperature falls in Pithoragarh

The peaks of Hansling, Panchachuli, Rajrambha and Chiplakedar of Munsiyari hills received season’s first snowfall, causing a dip in temperature while the rest of Pithoragarh district witnessed heavy rain in the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, September 18th, 2016

Rains return to torment Pithoragarh

Heavy rains once again returned to wreck havoc in the hill district of Pithoragarh. A cloud burst occurred in Dharchula region of Pithoragarh on Saturday due to which a wooden pull got washed away. Several cattle More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

Pithoragarh Panthers, Dehradun Capital Rangers score contrasting wins in Uttarakhand Super League

Pithoragarh Panthers continue their dominant run in the tournament Haldwani/Kotdwar: Pithoragarh Panthers who are one of the tournament favorites have not disappointed their fans in the inaugural edition of the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, July 15th, 2016

Pithoragarh Panthers rout Udham Singh Nagar Warriors 6-0 in USL 2016

After losing their opening match in the inaugural season of the Uttarakhand Super League, Pithoragarh Panthers gelled together as a unit to thrash their opponents 6 goals to nil. Playing in the picturesque stadium More...