Gangotri

  • Centre gave only Rs 74 crore to BRO for road repairs, says Bahuguna 23-01-2014 10:40 PM

    With just two months left for the annual 'char dham' pilgrimage, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Thursday said the Centre has released only Rs 74 crore out of a total of Rs 300 crore to BRO for repairing the damaged road network in the flood-ravaged areas of the state....
  • Two snow leopards sighted at Gangotri National Park 30-12-2013 12:18 PM

    Two snow leopards, an endangered species, have been spotted at the Gangotri National Park in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district. "A male and a female snow leopard were caught on camera on two separate dates at the Gangotri National Park recently,"Deputy Director of the park G N Yadav said. The discovery is...
  • Ranji Trophy: Karnataka look for winning start against Jharkhand 06-11-2013 04:40 PM

    Mysore: Hosts Karnataka will look to start their campaign on a winning note when they take on last year's semi-finalists Jharkhand in a Group 'A' Ranji Trophy match at Gangotri Glades on Thursday. Karnataka, which lost to Saurashtra in the quater-finals last year, would be banking on K L Rahul...
  • As it happened: India A vs WI A, 1st unofficial Test, day 3 27-09-2013 09:25 AM

    West Indies A Second Innings (Day 3) 4:26 p.m. Kieran Powell (59*) Kraigg Brathwaite (29*) don't want to throw their wickets away with end of day's play nearing. West Indies A are 94 for 0...
  • As it happened: India A vs WI A, 1st unofficial Test, Day 2 26-09-2013 09:18 AM

    India First Innings: Stumps Day 2: India A were 124 for 3 at stumps on day 2. Nikita Miller gave India A early blows by picking up Jiwanjot Singh and Cheteshwar Pujara early in the innings. Lokesh Rahul was dismissed by Nikita Milller. 4:35 p.m. Nikita Milller picked up Lokesh...
  • Gangotri yatra resumes three months after Uttarkhand disaster 24-09-2013 05:00 PM

    Dehradun: Pilgrimage to Gangotri, one of the Char Dhams, resumed on Tuesday after remaining suspended for over three months in the wake of the devastating flashfloods in the state. Uttarkashi District Magistrate Pankaj Pandey took stock of the condition of the roads in the Gangotri area on Monday and declared...
  • Pujara-inspired India A take on West Indies A in first unofficial Test 24-09-2013 12:30 PM

    Mysore: Led by an in-form Cheteshwar Pujara, India A would eye revenge for the ODI series loss when they take on a confident West Indies A in the unofficial three-Test series starting Wednesday. Saurashtra run-machine Pujara has had a good series with the bat against South Africa A and will...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Three months later, Kedarnath still in shambles 15-09-2013 03:23 PM

    Three months after tragedy struck the pilgrim town of Kedarnath, it still remains cut off with no approach roads, bodies still trapped under mounds of debris and scared villagers migrating to the cities - with some even planning to never return to the hill region exalted as the 'Land of...
  • Relief operations on despite incessant rains 26-07-2013 08:13 PM

    Rains lashed some parts of Uttarakhand on Friday, triggering landslides and causing road blockades, but relief operations by air and land were on in the flood-hit state as the weather remained largely clear. Officials in the Uttarakhand Disaster Management and Mitigation Centre said traffic was disrupted on the Rishikesh-Gangotri highway...
  • Water level alarmingly high at Tehri, 63 killed 20-09-2010 12:06 PM

    New Delhi: With water levels in the Tehri dam crossing the danger mark, a potential disaster is feared in the hills of Uttarakhand. The region has been lashed by heavy rains, the worst in almost 40 years even as 63 people have died in cloudbursts and numerous landslides. Chief Minister...
  • Citizens for earth: Global warming a threat to Himalayas 13-12-2009 07:15 PM

    CNN-IBN finds out how global warming is a threat to Himalayan glaciers. ...
  • Two-third Himalayan glaciers facing meltdown 30-11-2009 11:57 PM

    India's ice factories are disappearing fast. ...
  • Global warming threatening earth's ice factories 06-06-2009 02:09 AM

    The Earth's biggest catastrophe awaits on the Himalayas. ...
  • Holy cow! Gangotri meets Ganga in death 13-02-2008 10:34 PM

    New Delhi: In the recently-concluded England-Sri Lanka series, the World cup runners-up were comprehensively outplayed by the English but despite losing the series 1-0, the islanders literally gift wrapped the solution to take care of Kevin Pietersen, the left-arm slow bowler. Where the right-hander has been manufacturing shots with his...
  • Holy Cow: It's Hindus vs UK govt again 15-12-2007 10:00 AM

    Kolkata: World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev feels comments of Indian cricketers that they want to win the Cup for Sachin Tendulkar is just media hype. Kapil hoped it is the batting maestro who would win the World Cup for India. "We want to win for Sachin. We want to...
  • The Gangotri glacier is shrinking 20-11-2006 12:09 PM

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