Forest Blaze shuts down NH 58 near Badrinath


The forest department began rolling out “strict measures” to tackle rising incidents of forest fires in the state even as a blaze near Badrinath Highway (NH 58) during peak traffic on Thursday left scores of vehicles stranded for hours. An area of the forest on NH 58, near Jogdhar, was ablaze in the afternoon, leading the authorities to More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, December 26th, 2015

Sea plane landing on Tehri Lake to become a reality soon

Addressing a gathering at the inaugural ceremony of Mussoorie Winterline Carnival, Rawat  announced the launch of sea plane landing on Tehri Lake by the state tourism authorities. The move intends to attract domestic More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

Three killed, many injured as mini bus falls into gorge

Tehri: Three persons were killed and 29 were injured when a Srinagar-bound bus fell into a gorge, near Jakhand (Takoli) village, in Tehri district today. A joint team of the police and district disaster response More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, August 9th, 2015

4 feared dead as car falls into Alaknanda near Devprayag

Devprayag/New Tehri: A car accident occured near Devprayag in Tehri garhwal district on Sunday morning. According to reports, a Bolero car reportedly lost control and fell into the the Alaknanda river below. Police More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, July 30th, 2015

New Tehri residents grapple with water shortage daily

New Tehri: Call it a cruel irony or a problem arising from rapid urbanization, but residents of the town of New Tehri face acute water shortage daily. Builders of New Tehri had designed the town keeping in mind More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Cloudburst in Tehri claims one life

Ghansali and Jaspur towns affected  New Tehri: A cloudburst in Ghansali and Jaspur towns of New Tehri district claimed one life while seven others were injured. The incident occurred last night  when two houses More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Centre is in process of giving Rs.100 Cr for development of Tourism at and around Tehri: Dr. Mahesh Sharma

Haridwar-Rishikesh to be developed under spiritual tourism The Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr. Mahesh Sharma held a meeting with Chief Minister More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Devanshi Khel and Sanskritik Mela website launched

Chief Minister Harish Rawat inaugurated the website of Partham Devanshi Khel and Sanskritik Mela (First Devanshi Game and Cultural Fair) on Sunday. CM stated that State Government may be successful in its efforts More...