Vladimir wins International Ganga Kayak festival in Devprayag


Russia’s Vladimir won the Pro sprint race, which was held at the confluence of Bhagirathi and Alaknanda river at Devprayag . He crossed 350 meters in one minute and 36 seconds to get first place. India’s Manish Rawat second and Rishi Rana finished in third place. Pro Sprint and Pro Slalom competition took place on Sunday under the Ganga More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Shahid and Sharddha Kapoor arrive in Tehri to shoot for ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu’

Uttarakhand seems to have become a popular emerging destination for members of the the film fraternity. Earlier Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra had gone to Pithoragarh to shoot Sandeep aur Pinky farar. On Thursday, More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, January 5th, 2018

Mission Mahavrat: Woman SI suspended in Tehri

A trainee lady sub-inspector posted in Thana Ghansali has been suspended under Mission Mahavrat. Trainee SI is accused of unnecessarily instigating police personnel and broadcasting messages without thinking. On More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, December 23rd, 2017

Government plans to make Tehri lake plastic free zone

Tourists and local people who visit the Tehri lake will not be able to throw plastic garbage along the lake. The administration has made a new arrangement to make the area around  Tehri lake free of polythene. More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

BEd II Year exams of Sri Dev Suman University from December 11 to 16

Sri Dev Suman will be conducting the B.Ed. Second Year examination from December 11 to December 16 2017. Seven centers have been set up for the examination. In this more than one thousand examinees will be giving More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, November 17th, 2017

Facing neglect from the Government villagers build road by themselves

Villagers hurt by government neglect took it upon themselves to solve the problem. After five months of continuous work, the villagers made a six kilometer long road. Still building is going on. When the villagers More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, September 16th, 2017

New bridge across Tehri lake to be complete by January 2018

During monsoon season, people of Chinyalisaur in Uttarkashi face an uphill task in crossing the Tehri reservoir. The only existing bridge (at a height of 815 m) gets submerged when the water level in the reservoir More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, August 7th, 2017

Heavy rains cause water level at Tehri dam to reach near critical level

Heavy rain may cause Tehri dam reservoir levels to rise to critical state, said dam officials who have written to district magistrates of downstream districts to be prepared for overflowing of Ganga and its tributaries More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, December 25th, 2016

Tehri residents get solar powered water pump to overcome water shortage

A five horse power (HP) solar-powered water pumping project that will solve the water problems of 26 families was inaugurated by the newly appointed Mandi Parishad president Jot Singh Bisht at Ban Gaon village in More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Decreasing water level in Tehri lake poses threat to nearby villages

Residents of 12 villages living around the Tehri lake are tense following fear of land subsidence due to decrease in the water level of the Tehri Dam lake. With the decrease in water levels, the embankments of the More...