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Uttarakhand disaster: Harsil fully evacuated, 1,400 still stranded in Badrinath

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Gauchar/Dehradun: Thirteen days after the Uttarakhand disaster, rescue workers were on Friday near the end of their mammoth mission with Harsil sector totally evacuated and they made a final push in

Uttarakhand tourism industry will suffer Rs 12,000 crore loss:Survey

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New Delhi: The devastation caused by torrential rains that lashed Uttarakhand earlier this month is expected to cause a loss of Rs 12,000 crore to the state's tourism industry in the current fiscal,

Uttarakhand floods: Search and rescue operation in Kedarnath over

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Son Prayag: Search and rescue operation in Kedarnath and surrounding areas is over for all practical purposes, officials said here on Tuesday. No more survivors have been found and defence and parami

Narendra Modi stance in Uttarakhand rescue detrimental: Uddhav Thackeray

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Mumbai: Facing flak from the Congress for his 'Rambo' act in flood-hit Uttarakhand, Narendra Modi on Tuesday came in for criticism by ally Shiv Sena which said his rescue efforts for Gujaratis was de

Flood survivor 'stood hanging from Kedarnath temple bell over corpses for 9 hrs in neck-deep water'

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Dehradun: For 36-year-old Tehri-resident Vijender Singh Negi, hanging from the Kedarnath temple bell while standing over floating corpses in neck-deep water for nine straight hours proved a life savi

Rains, landslips hamper rescue operation in Uttarakhand

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Dehradun: Bad weather returned to Uttarakhand on Monday with fresh spell of rains and landslips in the higher reaches of Chamoli and Rudraprayag districts grounding rescue operations by choppers in t

Uttarakhand floods: Toll may cross 5,000

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New Delhi/Dehra Dun: The Uttarakhand government on Sunday expressed fear that at least 5,000 people may have lost their lives in the worst-ever deluge to have struck the hill state. “At least 5,000 p

Uttarakhand: Rescue operations resume after brief suspension due to rain

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Dehradun: Air rescue operations resumed after a brief suspension due to bad weather early Sunday morning to evacuate over 22,000 stranded people in flood-hit Uttarakhand even as ITBP jawans began con

Uttarakhand floods: Bodies pile up outside gate of Kedarnath temple

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Kedarnath: The hellish rains have turned Kedarnath into a ghost town. Though the outer structure of the temple seems intact, there are bodies piled up outside its gate.
According to reports, rain wat

Uttarakhand calamity toll mounts to 680, may touch thousand mark

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Dehradun: Rescuers on Saturday recovered 123 bodies from Kedarnath premises which bore the brunt of the calamity in Uttarakhand, taking the death toll to 680 as the hill shrine was totally evacuated.

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