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Nainital High Court orders periodic survey of Gaumukh glacier

Nainital High Court orders periodic survey of Gaumukh glacier

The Uttarakhand High Court has asked Dehradun-based geology institute to conduct a survey of Gaumukh in collaboration with ISRO every three months to find...
Uttarakhand High Court declares ‘entire animal kingdom’ as legal entity

Uttarakhand High Court declares ‘entire animal kingdom’ as legal entity

In a unique ruling, Uttarakhand High Court has given the status of 'legal person or entity' to animals in the...

Heavy Rain in Himachal, Uttarakhand as Monsoon shifts to foothills of Himalayas

Heavy Rain in Himachal, Uttarakhand as Monsoon shifts to foothills of Himalayas

Advancing faster than expected, Monsoon 2018 covered entire country on June 29 that was over 15 days in advance. The...
Gangotri Glacier melting at a rate of 12 meter per year, reveals Wadia Institute survey

Gangotri Glacier melting at a rate of 12 meter per year, reveals Wadia Institute survey

The glaciers in Himalayas been constantly bearing the brunt of global warming it seems. In the last 25 years, hundreds...

Heavy rains forecast in Uttarakhand till Saturday, MeT department issues alert

Heavy rains forecast in Uttarakhand till Saturday, MeT department issues alert

The Regional MeT office issued heavy rain alert on Wednesday in Uttarakhand for the next 72 hours till Saturday. Heavy...
Uttarakhand High Court virtually bans loudspeakers, sets 5 decibel limit

Uttarakhand High Court virtually bans loudspeakers, sets 5 decibel limit

Courtesy Uttarakhand high court, the blaring loudspeakers will soon fall silent in Uttarakhand. In a order issued on Tuesday, the...

Two residential Sanskrit Universities to come up in Uttarakhand soon

Two residential Sanskrit Universities to come up in Uttarakhand soon

With assistance from Swami Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved Limited, Uttarakhand will soon have two Sanskrit Universities with residential facilities. One university...
OPINION: Why High Court decision to ban Rafting in Uttarakhand is Godsent

OPINION: Why High Court decision to ban Rafting in Uttarakhand is Godsent

Past week Uttarakhand high court banned paragliding, white water rafting and other water sport activities throughout the hill state, until...