08 May 2023Travel And Tourism
Traveling to Sandakphu? Visit these beautiful places
Situated at a height of 3,636 meters above sea level, Sandakphu is the highest peak in West Bengal.
27 Feb 2023Travel And Tourism
5 highest lakes in India that will 'heighten' your excitement
The Himalayas is home to many highest lakes in India that are waiting to be explored.
12 Jan 2023Cold Wave
Cold wave: North India to witness 'never seen' -4°C temperature
Already under the grip of a cold wave, North India is likely to see the weather worsen next week, with temperatures plummeting to -4 degrees Celsius, the region's lowest ever for January, say experts.
11 Jan 2023Uttar Pradesh
After Joshimath, houses develop cracks in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh
Amid recent concerns regarding soil subsidence in Uttarakhand's Joshimath, sudden leaks and cracks have started appearing at a few houses in Aligarh's Kanwariganj area in Uttar Pradesh, setting off panic among locals.
08 Jan 2023Uttarakhand
Nainital, Uttarkashi also at risk of sinking like Joshimath: Experts
Experts have cautioned that the land sinking incidents in Joshimath, a hilly town in Uttarakhand, are not an isolated occurrence in the Himalayan area, per India Today
08 Jan 2023Uttarakhand
#NewsBytesExplainer: Joshimath land-sinking crisis that's keeping Uttarakhand government on tenterhooks
Landslides in Joshimath town of Uttarakhand's Chamoli district have kept the authorities on tenterhooks, with over 600 families contemplating relocation due to cracks in their houses, as well as many roads, caused by land subsidence.
08 Jan 2023Supreme Court Of India
Plea in SC seeks 'national disaster' status for Joshimath crisis
A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court, requesting that the current land sinking occurrences in Joshimath, Uttarakhand, be declared a national disaster and that the afflicted families be compensated.
28 Dec 2022Travel And Tourism
5 top destinations in India for adventure sports
The geographical diversity of India offers a vast array of adventure sports.
31 Jul 2022Nepal
6.0 magnitude earthquake rocks Nepal, no damage, deaths reported
Nepal was rocked early on Sunday by an earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale.
03 Jun 2022Jammu And Kashmir
Gurez Valley: Your guide to traveling to this hidden gem
Located at 2,400 meters above sea level in the high Himalayas, Gurez Valley is a hidden gem in Kashmir waiting to be explored.
06 May 2022Char Dham Yatra
Uttarakhand: Kedarnath Temple opens with daily limit on pilgrims
After a gap of over two years—courtesy of the COVID-19 pandemic—the doors (kapat) of the holy temple of Kedarnath Dham in Uttarakhand finally opened for devotees on Friday.
03 May 2022Uttarakhand
Char Dham Yatra 2022: COVID-19 testing, opening dates and more
Popularly known as the Land of Gods, Uttarakhand houses several ancient temples and sacred pilgrimages which attract millions of spiritual seekers from across the world.
30 Mar 2022Kedarnath
Top tourist destinations in Gauri Kund (and the various legends)
Gauri Kund serves as the base camp for the trek to Kedarnath Temple, in Uttarakhand, and is also a Hindu pilgrimage site.
30 Jan 2022Arunachal Pradesh
5 things to do in Tawang
Located amidst the Himalayas in the heart of Arunachal Pradesh at an altitude of 10,000 feet, Tawang is an offbeat travel destination known for its breathtaking views and serenity.
29 Dec 2020Punjab
Delhi's minimum temperature drops to 3.6 degree Celsius
Delhi reeled under a cold wave on Tuesday as icy winds sweeping through the city brought the minimum temperature down to 3.6 degree Celsius, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
19 Dec 2020India
At 3.9 degree Celsius, Delhi records season's lowest minimum temperature
Icy cold conditions prevailed in the national capital this morning, as the minimum temperature dipped to 3.9 degree Celsius, the lowest this season so far.
25 Oct 2020Hyderabad
Indian sets world record for creating ring with 7,800 diamonds
An Indian jeweler has set the Guinness World Record for creating a ring with the most number of diamonds.
24 Oct 2020India
Don't want India-China military standoff in Ladakh to escalate: US
Ahead of the crucial India-US 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue, senior officials of the Trump administration said the United States is closely watching the India-China military standoff in Ladakh, adding they do not want the situation to escalate.
18 Mar 2020Travel And Tourism
Rishikesh: Things to do in the adventure capital of India
Set in the foothills of the Himalayas, Rishikesh has no dearth of both spiritual centers and adventure sports.
17 Feb 2020India
Top five Indian cities to travel on low budget
Has the travel bug bitten you recently?
05 Aug 2019India
Planning a trip to Bhutan? Note these five things
Nestled in the Himalayas, the scenic kingdom of Bhutan is a tiny hub of history, culture, and spellbinding natural beauty.
09 Jun 2019India
Watch: Soldiers need hammer to break open eggs at Siachen
"Siachen me hamare jawan ladh rahe hai" might have been misused to support many a straw man argument, but it trivializes the harsh lives of Indian Army soldiers at the Siachen glacier.
12 Nov 2018United States of America
China's Himalayas are source of a first-class $300 bottle wine
A $300 bottle of wine sold in the US and Europe is made in the unlikeliest of places: at the foot of the Himalayas in China, where farmers sing traditional songs while picking grapes.
23 Oct 2018Cricket: News, Stats and more!
Sachin Tendulkar goes to Bhutan, plays cricket in mountains!
Former Indian legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar picked up the bat once again and played cricket.
08 Aug 2018Jammu And Kashmir
2.74L pilgrims paid obeisance at Amarnath cave shrine till date
As many as 2.74 lakh pilgrims have paid obeisance at Amarnath cave shrine in South Kashmir Himalayas till date this year, an official said.
11 Jun 2018Ministry Of External Affairs
First batch of Kailash Manasarovar Yatra with 60 pilgrims flagged-off
The first batch of Kailash Manasarovar Yatra-2018 was flagged off today in Delhi by Union Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh.
03 Aug 2017India
Global warming: Are we ignoring farmers in the Himalayas?
Climate change has been manifesting itself through many ways including changing weather patterns.
27 Apr 2017Nepal
Missing Taiwanese trekker found alive after 47 days in Himalayas
Liang Sheng Yuehm, a 21-year-old Taiwanese trekker has been rescued, 47 days after he and his girlfriend went missing in the Himalayas.