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Uttarakhand bus accident: 25 bodies recovered, many feared missing; CM Dhami reviews rescue ops

Kotdwar (Uttarakhand) | As many as 25 bodies have been recovered while many others are still feared missing after a bus travelling at a high speed fell into the Nayar river near the CMD band of Bironkhal in Uttarakhand’s Pauri district, disaster control room officials said. There were more than 50 processions in the bus while […]

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SC seeks U’khand govt response on plea against hate speeches made at Dharam Sansad

New Delhi | The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Uttarakhand government on a petition by journalist Qurban Ali and former Patna High Court judge Anjana Prakash, seeking action against those who made hate speeches against the Muslim community at Dharam Sansad in Haridwar. A bench headed by Chief Justice N.V. Ramana and comprising […]

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Woman allegedly behind ‘Bulli Bai’ app detained by Mumbai Police in Uttarakhand

New Delhi | A woman, who is allegedly the mastermind behind the notorious “Bulli Bai” app, was held by a Mumbai Police team from Uttarakhand. The action comes a day after a Mumbai Police held a 21-year-old engineering student from Bengaluru, in connection with the controversy, which cropped on January 1, where the photos of a […]

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October rainfall in Uttarakhand breaks records several times over

New Delhi | The rainfall data in Uttarakhand, till October 20, has shown that two districts witnessed 1,000 plus per cent departure from normal, four witnessed 500 plus per cent departure from normal while six saw over 100 per cent departure from normal rainfall. With the withdrawal of monsoon delayed, there was rainfall on and off […]

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Want to see Dalit CM in Uttarakhand: Harish Rawat

Luxor (Uttarakhand) | After a Dalit Chief Minister in Punjab, Congress General Secretary and Chairman of the campaign committee Harish Rawat said that he wants to see a Dalit as CM in Uttarakhand which goes to the polls early next year. Addressing a parivartan yatra,the former Chief Minister said in Luxor, “history has not been created […]