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The rate of doubling of cases based on the last seven days now stands at 21.85 days, while the infection rate is 5.54%. The state has so far tested over 4.24 lakh samples of which results of over 14,000 are awaited.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)

With 946 coronavirus cases, Uttarakhand reports its biggest one-day jump

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 06:40 PM IST
The state also crossed the 22,000 case-mark, taking the state’s tally of total cases to 22,180. It also reported the death of nine Covid-19 positive patients on Thursday.
Local students, villagers and National Student Union of India (NSUI) have come out in support of the Nigerian students demanding stern legal action against the private college management and their security guards. (Videograb)
Local students, villagers and National Student Union of India (NSUI) have come out in support of the Nigerian students demanding stern legal action against the private college management and their security guards. (Videograb)

College director, 7 arrested after Nigerian students thrashed in Haridwar

Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2020 06:04 PM IST
The video of the two students, without their shirts and crying in pain ‘oh God, oh God’ in the back of the car, has gone viral on social media.
Police said a rescue operation is on to trace the deceased identified as Kadir (22), who was a native of Sikraudha village in Bhagwanpur block of Haridwar district.(HT Photo (Representative Image))
Police said a rescue operation is on to trace the deceased identified as Kadir (22), who was a native of Sikraudha village in Bhagwanpur block of Haridwar district.(HT Photo (Representative Image))

Uttarakhand man gets washed away while taking selfie in Ganga canal

Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2020 07:17 PM IST
The youth were on a pilgrimage to Kaliyar area in Haridwar district and were on a sightseeing of the Ganga canal, when the mishap took place.
Migrants from Uttarkashi undergo thermal screening as they arrive at Chinyalisour by government buses during the Covid-19 lockdown last week.(ANI Photo)
Migrants from Uttarkashi undergo thermal screening as they arrive at Chinyalisour by government buses during the Covid-19 lockdown last week.(ANI Photo)

Uttarakhand modifies Covid-19 lockdown norms, Haridwar now a green zone

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2020 08:24 AM IST
Till Monday, the total number of Covid-19 positive patients in Uttarakhand were 96 with 52 of them already recovered.
Mistaking a bag full of money for food, the stray cat dragged it to a nearby field. Only Rs 7,000 could be recovered from the total amount of Rs 90,000.(GETTY IMAGES.)
Mistaking a bag full of money for food, the stray cat dragged it to a nearby field. Only Rs 7,000 could be recovered from the total amount of Rs 90,000.(GETTY IMAGES.)

Man feeds stray cat, it flees with bag containing Rs 90,000 in Haridwar

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Kalyan Das
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2019 06:56 PM IST
The incident happened on Sunday night but the man discovered it on Monday morning when he found the bag full of cash missing. He could not find the bag in its place when he was about to leave for the market.
Police said the man took poison and died during treatment in a hospital in Haridwar district.(Representative photo/Getty Images)
Police said the man took poison and died during treatment in a hospital in Haridwar district.(Representative photo/Getty Images)

Haridwar cops foxed after 5 ‘wives’ claim body of man who committed suicide

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Suparna Roy
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2019 08:05 AM IST
The man’s wife took him to the hospital but after he died four other women showed up one after another and claimed to be his wife.
The incident happened when Prabhat went to the public tap to take a bath where Sawarn Singh was already bathing.(HT FILE PHOTO.)
The incident happened when Prabhat went to the public tap to take a bath where Sawarn Singh was already bathing.(HT FILE PHOTO.)

Hurry to take a bath gets man shot in the leg: Cops

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Kalyan Das
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2019 10:25 PM IST
The accused was arrested after he was caught by the people from the spot before he could flee. The victim, who sustained a bullet injury in his leg, was rushed to a nearby hospital where he is undergoing treatment, added police officials.
17-year-old Shariq from Haridwar district, who was killed in a grenade blast in Jammu bus stand on Thursday, had gone there a day ago to learn tailoring from his uncle to support his family.(HT PHOTO)
17-year-old Shariq from Haridwar district, who was killed in a grenade blast in Jammu bus stand on Thursday, had gone there a day ago to learn tailoring from his uncle to support his family.(HT PHOTO)

17-yr-old Shariq killed in Jammu bus stand blast had gone to earn a living and support family

Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By Sandeep Rawat
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2019 07:32 PM IST
Shariq’s father died two years back due to illness. He had gone to Jammu from Roorkee on Wednesday to learn tailoring so that he could financially support his family.
The hooch death toll in the Haridwar district alone has reached 43.(PTI)
The hooch death toll in the Haridwar district alone has reached 43.(PTI)

Hooch tragedy survivors suffer blindness

Dehradun | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON FEB 21, 2019 07:14 PM IST
These are not the only cases of people losing sight due to the spurious liquor. Nearly a dozen people in several villages of Haridwar and adjoining Saharanpur district too have lost their vision.
The CAG report says that 12%-22% of waste in Dehradun was not collected during 2014-2017.(VINAY SANTOSH KUMAR/HT PHOTO)
The CAG report says that 12%-22% of waste in Dehradun was not collected during 2014-2017.(VINAY SANTOSH KUMAR/HT PHOTO)

Dehradun, Haridwar ULBs flout waste disposal rules, says CAG

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Nihi Sharma, Dehradun
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2018 11:50 PM IST
Report says collected waste was dumped in trenching grounds without segregation or processing.
The Uttarakhand High Court in Nainital.
The Uttarakhand High Court in Nainital.

Uttarakhand HC bans fatwas after panchayat asks rape victim to leave village

Hindustan Times, Nainital | By Neeraj Santoshi
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2018 07:45 AM IST
Fatwas violate “rights, dignity, status, honour” of individuals, says court.
The Ganga river in Haridwar is flowing close to the danger mark of 294 metre, triggering flood alert.(HT Photo)
The Ganga river in Haridwar is flowing close to the danger mark of 294 metre, triggering flood alert.(HT Photo)

Ganga close to danger mark, Haridwar on flood alert due to incessant rain

Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By Sandeep Rawat
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2018 01:10 PM IST
District magistrate Deepak Rawat said, “We have written to the Tehri Hydro Development Authority to not release additional water as it can lead to major damage to riverbed residential habitats.”
Truck set ablaze by kanwariyas after a 12-year-old boy was hit to death by the speeding vehicle at Bahadrabad on Kanwar stretch in Haridwar.(RAMESHWAR GAUR/HT PHOTO)
Truck set ablaze by kanwariyas after a 12-year-old boy was hit to death by the speeding vehicle at Bahadrabad on Kanwar stretch in Haridwar.(RAMESHWAR GAUR/HT PHOTO)

Kanwariyas turn violent after truck runs over 12-year-old in Haridwar

Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By Sandeep Rawat
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2018 10:12 PM IST
This is the first incident of violence during the Kanwar pilgrimage this year.
BJP supporters at Manakpur Adampur zila panchayat election in Haridwar.(RAMESHWAR GAUR/HT PHOTO)
BJP supporters at Manakpur Adampur zila panchayat election in Haridwar.(RAMESHWAR GAUR/HT PHOTO)

BJP-backed candidates win Haridwar zila panchayat bypolls

Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2018 10:38 PM IST
Voting for the bypolls on two seats was held on June 19
The stolen ATM belonged to the Union Bank of India.(Pic for representational purposes only)
The stolen ATM belonged to the Union Bank of India.(Pic for representational purposes only)

Thieves disable CCTV cameras, make off with ATM machine in Haridwar

Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By Sandeep Rawat
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2018 03:38 PM IST
A sum of Rs 7.16 lakh was lost in the incident that occurred at an ATM kiosk of the Union Bank of India in the wee hours of Friday.
Police has arrested two women relatives who narrated the whole incident to police but pleaded they were not part of the brutal act.(AFP FILE PHOTO)
Police has arrested two women relatives who narrated the whole incident to police but pleaded they were not part of the brutal act.(AFP FILE PHOTO)

Honour killing: Brothers axe woman for marrying against family’s wishes in Haridwar

Hindustan Times, Haridwar | By HT Correspondent, Haridwar
PUBLISHED ON MAY 19, 2018 02:41 PM IST
The woman, Preeti had married Omprakash against her family’s wishes three years back and was staying with him in Dharampur village.
Retired school teacher Nakli Singh Saini was shot dead at his home in Salempur on April 16.(HT File)
Retired school teacher Nakli Singh Saini was shot dead at his home in Salempur on April 16.(HT File)

Mastermind in teacher murder case arrested

Hindustan Times | By Sandeep Rawat
PUBLISHED ON MAY 07, 2018 09:53 PM IST
Mastermind in the murder of a retired school teacher in Salempur village in Haridwar district was arrested on Monday from Roorkee
Uttarakhand cabinet minister Satpal Maharaj.(HT Photo)
Uttarakhand cabinet minister Satpal Maharaj.(HT Photo)

Satpal Maharaj’s shift HC remark gets support in Haridwar

Hindustan Times | By Sandeep Rawat, Haridwar
PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2018 09:55 PM IST
Tourism minister Satpal Maharaj’s remark that the high court should be shifted from Nainital as the hill town cannot handle rush of people was welcomed by residents of Haridwar district
Uttar Pradesh has the highest number of 3,387 backward villages, according to the survey done by the union panchayati raj ministry.(HT PHOTO)
Uttar Pradesh has the highest number of 3,387 backward villages, according to the survey done by the union panchayati raj ministry.(HT PHOTO)

With an aim to boost income, government scheme to uplift ‘backward’ villages

Hindustan Times, Haldwani | By Abhinav Madhwal
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2018 10:17 PM IST
Haridwar district topped the list with 54 backward villages, followed by Udham Singh Nagar 21 and Nainital has 18. Pithoragarh that shares border with Nepal and China surprisingly has one village labelled as backward.
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