India  /  Published 13.07.21

Mahakumbh Covid testing scam: SIT close to 1st arrest

The committee probing alleged fake Covid-19 tests conducted during Mahakumbh in Haridwar told Hindustan Times that it had completed verification of about 60,000 phone numbers of visitors, who the labo...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.04.21

Test must for Kumbh returnees in Odisha

The chief minister also said that India is a mature democracy and together its people should find a solution to the virus. Naveen’s tweet came at a point when the Leader of Opposition and senior...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 19.04.21

Kumbh to continue, never mind PM call

By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 14.04.21

Kumbh: Lakhs ignore Covid concern

Throwing caution to the wind amid rising cases of coronavirus, thousands of seers congregated on Wednesday at Har ki Pairi in Haridwar to take a dip in the Ganga during the third shahi snan of the Kum...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Dehradun

India  /  Published 13.04.21

Risky mix of Kumbh, rallies and general laxity

By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


India  /  Published 22.03.21

Covid alert over Kumbh mela in Haridwar

By G S Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.05.20

Bengal pilgrims fire question at Centre

More than 700 pilgrims and tourists from Bengal have been left stranded in Haridwar, unable to return home with train services suspended on March 22 before the central government announced the Covid-1...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.10.18

Clean Ganga drive on its last lap

The Mission Clean Ganga Haridwar-Patna expedition is on its last lap with the team from Tata Steel having collected 53 tonnes of wastes so far.The 40-member team — 20 men and as many women — led b...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 04.05.20

House-painter jumps to death

An elderly painter from Punjab who had been stuck in a hotel in Haridwar since late March jumped to his death from the building’s fifth floor on Sunday, becoming another victim of the sudden Covid-1...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 24.03.19

A personal journey to explore the universal

Unrestrained curiosity and an innocuous question to a media mogul took me on a wild journey on the banks of the Ganges at the foot of the Himalayas, in Haridwar, 13 years ago. I was on the verge of a ...
By Shubhrangshu Roy


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