Out of 68,215 people who have tested positive so far, a total of 61,950 have recovered successfully, taking the recovery rate in Uttarakhand to 90.82%.
Updated on Nov 16, 2020 08:58 AM IST
This is not the first incident of a leopard death in the state this year. On October 17, a one-year-old leopard cub was found dead in Pithoragarh. On October 22, 2020, a leopard was found dead in the forests of Ramnagar. Last week, three leopard foetuses were found in Almora district.
Updated on Oct 25, 2020 12:10 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Haldwani/Pithoragarh | By HT Correspondent
Children, who were playing with her, raised an alarm and informed local villagers about the incident
Published on Sep 20, 2020 01:44 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Rudrapur | By HT Correspondent
It was among the three leopards which were declared ‘maneaters’ by the Uttarakhand forest department in the last one month. Out of the three animals, two have now been killed.
Updated on Jul 17, 2020 01:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Rudrapur | By Mohan Rajput | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
A one-and-half-year old child in Udal village under Bhaisiya Chhana block of Almora was killed by the leopard in front of his mother on Monday while he was playing in the courtyard.
Updated on Jul 09, 2020 09:35 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Rudrapur | By Mohan Rajput | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
The victim’s family will be sanctioned Rs 3 lakh as ex gratia from the state forest department. So far a cheque of Rs 50,000 has been provided to his family members.
Updated on Jul 07, 2020 09:25 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Haldwani | By Ankur Sharma | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
The health department in a bulletin confirmed that 33 Covid-19 positive cases were reported from districts like Dehradun (21), Tehri Garhwal (4), Haridwar (3), and Nainital (5) district.
Published on May 30, 2020 09:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Suparna Roy
Cases were reported from Dehradun (8), Pauri Garhwal (1), Chamoli (3), Tehri Garhwal (3), Nainital (32), Champawat (1), Almora (5) and Udham Singh Nagar (1).
Updated on May 24, 2020 06:03 PM IST
Hindustan times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent
Speaking at the ‘Mera Yuva, Meri Shaan’ event organized by Live Hindustan, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju explained why he deleted the tweet that was seen as ‘pro-police’.
Updated on Jul 19, 2020 02:12 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Hindustan Times
The deceased, identified as Surendra Kumar, of Almora in Uttarakhand, came to the city eight months ago and had been working here since then.
Published on Jun 20, 2019 12:48 AM IST
Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
The scenic hill station of Kausani in Kumaon’s Bageshwar finds frequent mention in mythology and history, and is just the kind of place you would want to retreat to if you are in search of some inspiration.
Updated on Apr 22, 2019 05:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Prannay
All five Lok Sabha seats of Uttarakhand will go to polls in a single phase on April 11.
Published on Apr 04, 2019 05:53 PM IST
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Pradeep Tamta of Congress and Ajay Tamta of the BJP have been pitted against each other in Almora Lok Sabha constituency since 2009 when Pradeep Tamta of the Congress won from the seat. Ajay Tamta won the seat in 2014, riding the Modi wave.
Published on Mar 30, 2019 05:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Haldwani | By Abhinav Madhwal
The two-term legislator Ajay Tamta is a minister of state in the Union cabinet. The BJP’s Almora candidate was also a member of the consultative committee of the ministry of water resources and river development and Ganga rejuvenation.
Updated on Mar 22, 2019 04:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Deep Joshi
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Taking train from Ramnagar to Chaukhutiya- Gairsain my dream, says Almora MP
Ajay Tamta of the Bharatiya Janata Party is the Member of Parliament from Uttarakhand’s Almora parliamentary constituency. The Union minister of state for textiles says he will improve the road network under the PMGSY scheme if elected again.
Updated on Mar 18, 2019 04:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Lack of health care and education facilities in Uttarakhand’s Almora Lok Sabha constituency has forced people to go to other cities.
Updated on Mar 18, 2019 04:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Haldwani | By Abhinav Madhwal
Students at a government school in Almora district have been giving board examinations sitting on the floor due to lack of furniture.
Published on Mar 06, 2019 06:16 PM IST
The court also ordered the Almora district magistrate to pay Rs 7 lakh compensation to the girl within 30 days in compliance with the POCSO Rules, 2012.
Updated on Nov 24, 2018 08:31 AM IST
The 17-year-old from Almora, who had clinched the Asian Junior title this year, fought hard before going down 22-20 16-21 13-21 to Vitidsarn in a match that went on for an hour and 11 minutes on Saturday.
Updated on Nov 18, 2018 02:58 PM IST
Markham | By PTI
The case pertains to a public interest litigation filed by Mayank Mainali, chairperson of Ramnagar-based NGO, Himalayan Yuva Gramin Vika Sanstha, in 2012 regarding encroachments around Corbett.
Published on Nov 14, 2018 03:43 PM IST
The directions by Uttarakhand HC were issued while taking cognisance of a letter the HC received from “certain villages in Jageshwar and nearby villages in Almora district with respect to illegal constructions and felling of Deodar trees at Aartola Jageshwar Motor Marg and in addition negligence of other roadside temples.”
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 04:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Nainital | By HT Correspondent
Pankaj Kumar, divisional forest officer of Almora, said hunter Lakhpat Singh killed the leopard on Wednesday evening. He said the leopard had become a threat to human life after attacking 9 to 10 people in Nainoli area.
Published on Sep 28, 2018 12:47 AM IST
Nainital | By HT Correspondent
Tarikhet is mountainous region and severe cold is witnessed there. A child can’t concentrate on studies shivering in the cold.
Updated on Sep 23, 2018 02:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Mohan Rajput, Rudrapur
According to the district magistrate, brake failure led to the accident. There were 26 passengers on the bus.
Updated on Sep 07, 2018 12:29 AM IST
Officials said the accident took place in Mohanri on Bhatrojkhan-Bhikiyasan route around 4 pm as the Garhwal Motor Owners Union bus was coming from Chaukhitiya.
Updated on Sep 07, 2018 10:43 AM IST
Dehradun | By HT Correspondent
The HC has also ruled that the cost of demolition of the unauthorised structures should also be charged from hotel and resort owners.
Published on Jun 29, 2018 10:41 PM IST
A wildlife activist criticised the act saying recklessly keeping the tiger carcass in a toilet all night without guarding it is a slap on the global protection oath that India has taken during St Petesburgh declaration, 2010 .
Updated on May 14, 2018 10:19 PM IST
The state forest department is gearing up to begin sterilisation of monkeys on a trial basis at Almora and Ranibagh (Nainital) centres
Updated on Apr 11, 2018 10:15 PM IST