Bus accident on Deoghat-Ramnagar route claims 12 lives


The bus belonging to KMOU going to Ramnagar from Deoghat fell into a depth of about 250 meters deep near Totam. Eleven passengers died on the spot, while one died at the Ramnagar hospital during treatment. 14 people were injured in this accident. The deceased included two women and the driver of the bus. Kumaon Motors Owners Union’s bus UK-04-PA-0016 More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Monday, March 12th, 2018

Kumaon’s First Hill Patrol Unit deployed in Almora

The first Hill Petrol Unit of Kumaun started on Sunday with the aim of bringing prompt police service to disaster, criminal incidents  in the mountains. Minister of State for Women Empowerment and Child Development, More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Passport facilities to be available in post offices of 6 cities in Uttarakhand

The path to open a passport service center in six main post offices in Uttarakhand has become clear. In the state, the passport centers will be opened in the main post offices located in Almora, Rudrapur, Nainital, More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Locals protest against Nagar Palika expansion in Almora

In protest against the expansion of the Nagar Palika, people of New Indira colony in Almora took out a procession in the city and protested. They said that they oppose this decision of the state government. If this More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

4 teachers among 5 dead in car accident in Almora’s Chitai

Five people died including a driver in a painful accident near Chaiti on Thursday morning. The dead included four teachers. This jeep was going to Bardecheena.  5 teachers, were also injured in the accident. According More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

10th class student set on fire in Almora; suffers serious burns

A case of attempt to burn a tenth student in class room in state inter college in Lamgada block of Almora has come to light. Masked youths put the kerosene on the student and set him on fire. The severely scorched More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, August 31st, 2017

High tension wire falls on bus in Almora killing 2

Two died and several injured as a private bus they were travelling in caught fire after an 11,000 volt high tension wire fell on it in Marchula in Almora district on Wednesday. The bus travelling from Goli Khal More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, July 28th, 2017

Almora DM transferred for defying cabinet minister’s order

The Uttarakhand Government on Thursday decided to transfer Almora DM Savin Bansal. Though the BJP government spokesperson Madan Kaushik termed the transfer of Bansal “a routine” and dismissed suggestions of More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Action against four for killing endangered cat fish in Almora

Showcasing a giant catfish proved costly for the Almora villagers in Kumaon division of Uttarakhand as forest authorities were forced to take action against them. Residents of Enlo village reportedly caught a Devil More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Water, Development key issues in Almora constituency ahead of polls

Ranikhet constituency of Almora district, which has 78,577 voters, has been witnessing a close contest for the past two polls. But the close contest is not due to tough competition rather lack of surety among voters More...