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Bridge leading to Yamunotri Dham temple collapses in Uttarakhand

DEHRADUN: Heavy rain has thrown life out of gear in several parts of Uttarakhand. The bridge leading to the temple in Yamunotri Dham in Uttarkashi has also collapsed. An alternative flyover is bein...

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Minor boys allegedly gangrape girl in Dehradun outskirts after watching porn

“On the day of the incident, the girl’s mother noticed that she was silent. On being questioned the victim didn’t divulge much to her mother…. It took her two days to tell her mother about the inci...

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No claimants for Rs 300 cr lying in India-linked dormant Swiss bank accounts for third year in a row

Zurich/New Delhi: It is the third year since Swiss banks made public a list of accounts lying dormant without any trace of owners and no claimant has come forward for those with Indian links, even ...

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With just 264 left in four states, Lesser Florican bird may go extinct: Report

Once found in abundance, the Lesser Florican (sypheotides indicus), the smallest bustard, is in real danger of becoming extinct from the India with just 264 of them enumerated in the four states wh...

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Uttarakhand promises law for death penalty to rapists of minors

The Uttarakhand government will soon bring in law to award death penalty for child rape, chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Thursday said. Rawat made the announcement at the Bharatiya Janata P...

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Heavy rains lash Uttarakhand, seven persons killed in Dehradun

Seven persons were killed and two others injured on Wednesday morning in separate rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand’s Dehradun district. Incessant rains also saw a suspension bridge in Pithorag...

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