Char Dham
India  /  Published 02.06.22

Fraud alert on Char Dham Yatra

The Uttarakhand government has requested pilgrims to register for the Char Dham Yatra only on the official website to avoid fraud. State tourism secretary Dilip Jawalkar said pilgrims should also not...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 24.05.22

Char Dham Yatra halted due to bad weather

Snowfall and rain hit the Char Dham Yatra on Tuesday with thousands of pilgrims halted en route to Kedarnath and Yamunotri temples in the Garhwal Himalayas as a precautionary measure. Kedarnath began...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Dehradun

India  /  Published 19.05.22

Char Dham: 3000 pilgrims stuck

Caving in of a 15-meter stretch of Yamunotri Highway between Rana Chatti and Sayana Chatti on Wednesday night led to an interruption in yatra towards Yamunotri Dham, officials said adding that over 30...
By Our Bureau

Opinion  /  Published 02.03.22

A mountain of concern

Ecological concerns are getting overridden by political-economic gains. The Supreme Court judgment on the Char Dham highway development project is being criticized for this very reason. The Rs 12,000 ...
By Shruti Jain

India  /  Published 15.12.21

Char Dham highway gets go-ahead

The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the Centre’s decision to go ahead with the construction of the Char Dham national highway project, stated to be crucial for the country’s defence prepar...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi


India  /  Published 14.12.21

Char Dham: Nod for double lane

  The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed double lane widening for the strategic Chardham highway project in Uttarakhand, saying the recent past has thrown serious challenges to national security. ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.11.21

Defence-vs-ecology poser from Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked whether it would be justified for it to overlook the country’s defence interests while considering environmental concerns raised over the Centre’s plea t...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 13.07.21

Letters to the editor: Richard Branson in space, Uttarakhand against live streaming rituals

Wrong timing Sir — It seems that Richard Branson now has a leg-up in the race of billionaires trying to break into space tourism. He successfully flew to the edge of space and back in his Virgi...

Opinion  /  Published 12.07.21

Worrying script: Religious gatherings

Reminders are useful to bring facts back into focus. Such a reminder was recently issued by the Uttarakhand High Court to the state government when the latter contended that the live-streaming of the ...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 08.07.21

Uttarakhand HC bins Chardham plea

  The Uttarakhand High Court has refused to accept the state government's contention that live streaming of the rituals at Char Dham is not permitted by the scriptures. Refusing to buy the ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Nainital


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