Chamoli, Rudraprayag most prone to landslides: ISRO

The latest report of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has raised concerns over the threat of landslides in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli and Rudraprayag districts.

published on : 8th March 2023

How green was my valley: The Himalayan loot that triggered the Joshimath disaster

This tragic diversion of all resources of Himalayas in the service of the powers that be, in fact, had begun when the British government leased forests from the Tehri maharaja.

published on : 9th January 2023

Four of a family buried alive under landslide debris in Chamoli

One of the two houses that collapsed was empty while five members of a family living in the other house were buried under the debris after being hit by the landslide.

published on : 23rd October 2022

Him Prahris to guard borders in Uttarakhand

The proposal was one of the talking points when Union Home Minister Amit Shah met Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami last week. 

published on : 10th April 2022

Chamoli disaster 2021 could have been contained, finds study on last year's flood

The study noted that high-quality data with dense seismic array can improve the monitoring of potentially dangerous zones. 

published on : 19th March 2022