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Updated on Feb 05, 2023 05:25 PM IST
The owner of the school has said that he will file defamation suits against the people and organisations who are raising such allegations
Police said Imlakh Khan was the alleged mastermind responsible for the fake Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) degrees detected by the special task force in Uttarakhand.
Uttarakhand's 'Manskhand' tableau showcased religious places and the progressive developments of the state during the 74th Republic Day parade.
Published on Feb 02, 2023 01:31 PM IST
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The incident happened more than a month ago but the police said they received a complaint only recently and they are still trying to find out the motive behind the crime
Chamoli district magistrate Himanshu Khurana on Monday proposed three options for the rehabilitation and resettlement of the affected families in land subsidence that hit Joshimath town.
Gangotri Temple is one of four Chota Char Dham Yatra pilgrimage sites. The holy river Bhagirathi, one of Ganga's two head-streams, flows alongside Gangotri Temple.
Published on Jan 30, 2023 02:36 PM IST
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The Supreme Court on January 5 stayed the proposed eviction, calling it a “human issue”, adding that 50,000 people cannot be uprooted overnight
In its report submitted to the state government last month, the committee has recommended action against the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY), contractors and forest officials responsible. PMGSY project was executed by State Rural Road Development Authority (SRRDA)
In 2017, following instructions of then chief minister Trivendra Rawat for forming a special squad to keep in check the “increasing number of cases of cow smuggling and cow slaughter” in the state, two ‘govansh sangrakshan squads (cow protection squads)’– one each for Kumaon and Garhwal regions– were formed
Updated on Jan 28, 2023 08:46 PM IST
The date for opening Badrinath shrine is declared on Basant Panchami, which was celebrated on Thursday
Over 6000 trees were felled for a proposed tiger safari over an area of 16.21 hectares, the Forest Survey of India (FSI) said in a report last year
STF senior superintendent of police Ayush Agarwal said that the accused used fake birth certificates printed by their associates to generate Aadhaar numbers or update existing cards
There are signs of both subsidence and sliding, according to geologists SP Sati and Navin Juyal, who visited Joshimath to document and investigate the crisis.
Updated on Jan 25, 2023 08:00 AM IST
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Police said the Salra village temple committee at Mori approached the court alleging that he (Kumar) created a ruckus and threw the religious symbols and idols inside the temple
A man and a woman, both 25 years of age, died by suicide at the former’s residence in Dehradun, police said on Monday
The turbulence and uncertainty about the future are causing insomnia and anxiety among the affected people, who are presently putting up in camps and other places, said mental health doctors camping in the historic town.
Published on Jan 23, 2023 07:54 PM IST
, DehradunAmit Bathla I Edited by Shilpa Ambardar
Now, ?420 will be charged for the full round of Naini Lake and ? 320 for the half round, said one of the officials quotes above.
Published on Jan 23, 2023 07:35 PM IST
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The season’s first snowfall followed by rains in Joshimath had intensified fears of increasing land subsidence in the town on Friday
The Uttarakhand government has decided to write to the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to consult the Geological Survey of India (GSI) and the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, on resuming the work on Helang-Marwari bypass
On January 12, the district administration began the process of razing Hotel Malari Inn and began dismantling the adjoining damaged Mount View the next day.
A section of the locals in Joshimath alleged that the authorities didn’t take the required steps despite the weather forecast
A section of the local people in Joshimath said that the government was trying to give a clean chit to NTPC without waiting for the final report
The government said around 120 to 125 families can be accommodated at the Pipalkoti site and the process of identifying other sites is in progress
Published on Jan 18, 2023 07:05 PM IST
On January 4, two days after local residents heard a deep rumble and woke up to see long, deep cracks running down walls, the number of affected buildings was 561. In its latest bulletin on Tuesday, the Chamoli district administration said the number of affected buildings increased by 288, to 849.
The first case of a ‘crack in a house’ was reported from Joshimath’s Gandhi Nagar area in October 2021 when cracks developed in around 14-15 houses
In July 2021, a team of geologists in their report to the district magistrate had declared the village “inhabitable”.
Published on Jan 16, 2023 07:44 PM IST
, Raini (chamoli)Amit Bathla I Edited by Shilpa Ambardar