Uttarakhand News

Kumbh Mela: Over 31 lakh devotees take holy dip on ‘Shahi Snan’

Kumbh Mela: Over 31 lakh devotees take holy dip on ‘Shahi Snan’

Haridwar: Over 31 lakh devotees took a holy dip in river Ganga at Har ki Pauri, Haridwar on Monday on the occasion of second ‘Shahi Snan’ or royal bath. Organised by the Uttarakhand government, the ‘Kumbh Mela’ is seen as a super-spreader event that can infect thousands of people coming

Know all about Uttarakhand new CM Tirath Singh Rawat’s life

Know all about Uttarakhand new CM Tirath Singh Rawat’s life

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Tirath Singh Rawat took the charge of Uttarakhand Chief Minister on Wednesday, replacing Trivendra Singh Rawat, who completed nearly 4 years in office. Tirath, 56, is a BJP MP took the oath today at Raj Bhavan in Uttarakhand,  administered by governor Baby Rani Maurya. He replaced

Mathura preps to hang a female convict first time in independent India

Mathura preps to hang a female convict first time in independent India

Mathura: Preparations have been started in Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura district jail to hang a woman for the first time in the history of independent India, as per reports. Shabnam Ali, 38, was convicted of killing seven members of her family; her mother, father, two brothers, sister-in-law, cousin and 10-month-old nephew,

Uttarakhand disaster: Death toll rises to 31; Rescue operations on war-footing

Uttarakhand disaster: Death toll rises to 31; Rescue operations on war-footing

Dehradun: The Uttarakhand flash flood that washed off several villages and dams on Sunday, claimed dozens of lives with latest toll reaching 31 after five more bodies were recovered on Tuesday. The death toll from the Uttarakhand glacier disaster continues to rise even though multi-agency operation is currently underway to