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19 July, 2017 3:35 AM Police discovers suspicious object from Haridwar's Kanwar Yatra camp

During the month of 'Sawan', thousands of devotees participate in Yatras that hold religious importance. Haridwar: The Uttarakhand Police on Tuesday recovered a suspicious object from Haridwar's Kanyar Yatra camp following which a combined search operation was carried out by police personnel and Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) team. The development took place 21

17 July, 2017 3:48 PM Presidential poll: Close to 99 per cent voting, possibly highest ever

NEW DELHI: Close to 99 per cent voting was recorded on Monday for electing India's next president+ , the returning officer for the poll announced saying it was perhaps the highest-ever percentage. The numbers are stacked in favour of the ruling coalition's nominee Ram Nath Kovind, a former Bihar governor, over the opposition's candidate and former Lok Sabha 31

13 July, 2017 6:25 AM Move Tanneries, Set Guidelines For Ganga's Ghats, Uttar Pradesh Is Told

In its latest move to protect the Ganga, the country's top green court has banned the dumping of any kind of waste within 500 metres of the river's edge; anyone caught littering the river will be charged Rs 50,000. It has also instructed the government of Uttar Pradesh to move polluting tanneries and to set up guidelines - along with the hill state of Uttarakhand 36

12 July, 2017 5:37 PM Vodafone launches ‘Sakhi Pack’ UP West, Uttarakhand to ensure customer privacy

NEW DELHI: To enable subscribers to recharge their phones without sharing their mobile numbers, Vodafone India has rolled out 'Sakhi Pack' for its customers in UP West and Uttarakhand. Keeping in mind the privacy issues faced by rural women and hesitancy to share their mobile numbers, the private recharge option can be availed using an OTP code generated 10

12 July, 2017 8:56 AM Goods train runs without engine for 8 kms in Uttarakhand – Watch dramatic video

A major tragedy was averted, when a goods train ran without an engine for around eight kms in Uttarakahnd's Khatima area on Wednesday. Dehradun: A major tragedy was averted, when a goods train ran without an engine for around eight kms in Uttarakahnd's Khatima area on Wednesday. Eight bogies of a freight train let loose at Tanakpur, when stones were being 16

10 July, 2017 4:11 AM Uttarakhand: Bajrang Dal workers vandalise shop of boy who posted offensive picture of Kedarnath

With West Bengal's Basirhat reeling under the violent barrage of clashes over a 'derogatory' Facebook post for about a week now, Uttarakhand's Satpuli town is new to join the bandwagon. Situated in Garhwal district, tension gripped the town over an 'offensive Facebook post' on the holy Kedarnath shrine. Members of Hindu group Bajrang Dal vandalised the shop belonging 28

10 July, 2017 4:10 AM Uttarakhand: Clashes break out between two groups over social media post

Tension gripped the town when a minor boy allegedly posted 'offensive' picture of the Kedarnath shrine on Facebook.   Dehradun: In yet another upheaval caused due to a social media post, clashes between two groups took place in Garhwal district's Satpuli town. Tension gripped the town when a minor boy allegedly posted 'offensive' picture of the Kedarnath 46

6 July, 2017 10:37 PM Student from Uttarakhand dies after being pushed off 5th floor by Gurugram PG owners

GURUGRAM: A 20-year-old student fell to his death on Wednesday night from the fifth floor balcony of a building in DLF-3 where he stayed as a paying guest after allegedly being pushed by the landlord and his sons during an argument over water shortage and power outages on the premises. Ramesh Singh Bisht, who died of injuries he suffered in the fall, was from Haldwani 24

6 July, 2017 2:46 PM Landslide in Uttarakhand kills five

According to reports, the rescue team found five dead bodies from the debris. The injured have been rushed to the Dharchula Elementary hospital.   Uttarakhand: As many as five people were killed in a landslide that took place due to heavy rainfall near Dharchula-Twaghat motorway in Uttarakhand. The incident happened near Ghatghola when a car was crushed 32

6 July, 2017 1:31 PM Gurgaon: 21-yr-old MNC employee dies after landlord throws him off building

Gurgaon: A 21-year-old working with an MNC in Gurgaon was killed after he was allegedly beaten and thrown from the fourth floor of the building he was staying in because he complained about the lack of amenities, police said on Thursday. Ramesh Bisht, who lived in a paying guest accommodation in DLF III, was killed late on Wednesday night after the landlord 37