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Lucknow girl rises to the top: In a 1st in country, female NCC cadet completes gruelling advance mountaineering course

A student of Bappa Shri Narayan Vocational PG College, Shalini was the only female cadet in the team of 45 that was selected for this course.

Under-officer from 67 UP Battalion, Shalini Singh, successfully completed the advanced mountaineering course. (HT Photo)
Updated on May 30, 2023 10:13 PM IST

Char Dham Yatra: Mock drill conducted as CM Dhami takes stock of preparedness

Chief minister Pushkar Singh Dhami said that all preparations have been made by the state government for the convenience of the devotees

The mock exercise was organised by the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA). (HT photo)
Updated on Apr 20, 2023 04:43 PM IST

Tyuni fire incident:Probe team denies any negligence by fire dept

The four children were sleeping when fire engulfed the house of retired government official Sita Ram Joshi, according to the police.

Four children were killed when a gas cylinder caught fire and exploded inside the multi-storey house largely made of wood in Dehradun’s Tyuni area on Thursday evening. (HT)
Updated on Apr 10, 2023 11:55 PM IST
ByAmit Bathla I Edited by Shilpa Ambardar, Dehradun

Mountaineering, trekking banned in Uttarkashi over bad weather forecast

The District Magistrate's decision came after the meterorological department issued an alert for the rain and snow fall in Uttarkashi.

Recently on Tuesday, a huge avalanche hit nearly 41 mountaineers and trainees of Nehru Institute of Mountaineering (NIM) at Draupadi's Danda-II mountain peak in Uttarkashi. (Representational Image)(iStock)
Published on Oct 06, 2022 03:46 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao

Uttarakhand: Few facts about NIM whose students are trapped in avalanche

According to latest reports, eight students have so far been rescued and a massive search operation is underway to rescue the remaining.

The Nehru Institute of Mountaineering, located in Uttarkashi, was established on November 14, 1965. (source: Twitter/@nim_india) (file)
Published on Oct 04, 2022 04:30 PM IST
Written by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao | Edited by Sohini Goswami
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