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Uttarakhand disaster: Lessons not learnt, pain lingers (A year after)

Uttarakhand disaster: Lessons not learnt, pain lingers (A year after)

Dehradun/Lucknow, June 15 ((Cnews)) Time, it is said, is a great healer. For the hundreds of villagers in Uttarakhand who lost their homes and livelihoods in the flash floods last June 16 and for the thousands all

Uttarakhand youth jailed for inflammatory FB pictures

Uttarakhand youth jailed for inflammatory FB pictures

Dehradun, July 29 ((Crime News):) A youth was arrested in Udham Singh Nagar of Uttarakhand and sent to jail for posting inflammatory pictures on Facebook, police said Tuesday. An official told (Crime News): the youth,

Uttarakhand CM’s plot: Case against clerks over forgery

Uttarakhand CM’s plot: Case against clerks over forgery

...day registered a criminal case against clerks of the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) for forging documents to sell a plot of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat in the Indirapuram area. Police said a man named

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

2013 Uttarakhand disaster: Rajnath reviews restoration

...ome Minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday reviewed the progress of restoration work following the 2013 natural disaster in Uttarakhand, a home ministry statement said. He reviewed the status in respect of the number of missing people

Poor business: Uttarakhand tourism still reeling from flood tragedy (A year after)

Poor business: Uttarakhand tourism still reeling from flood tragedy (A year after)

...ept away hundreds of pilgrims and the bodies of many could not be recovered. Manish Bhatt of Bhatt Resorts here told (Cnews): “The business is not even five percent of what it used to be. The

17 Uttarakhand policemen convicted of murder

17 Uttarakhand policemen convicted of murder

...l on a personal bond of Rs. 50,000 and a surety of like amount. The 18 policemen were charge-sheeted by the CBI in connection with the Ranbir Singh case that rocked the hill state in July

Heavy rain alert in Uttarakhand, five dead in landslide

Heavy rain alert in Uttarakhand, five dead in landslide

...Uttarakhand, the meteorological department Monday warned of another round of incessant heavy rains in the state in 48-hours while five people were found dead due to landslide. The rain alert has been sounded for most

Dehradun shootout: CBI demands death for guilty policemen

Dehradun shootout: CBI demands death for guilty policemen

New Delhi, June 7 ((Cnews)) The CBI Saturday asked a court here to award the death penalty to seven Uttarakhand policemen convicted of killing a 22-year-old MBA student in a staged shootout in Dehradun in 2009. The

Temple offenders held

Temple offenders held

...and was arrested. On release from central Prison, Cherlapally on 24 September, 2012 and committing the offences in temples in twin cities.   Initially he selects area to commit offence and visits the particular temple and conduct

Telangana accident: Child’s body exhumed, handed over to real parents

Telangana accident: Child’s body exhumed, handed over to real parents

...exhumed the body of a six-year-old boy, one of the victims of Thursday’s tragic school bus-train collision in Telangana’s Medak district, and handed it over to his parents after a blunder came to light Friday.