Haridwar (India)

Type: City
Name: Haridwar (India)
Country: India
Latitude: 29.98
Longitude: 78.160004
population: 186,099
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

157 years after Sepoy Mutiny remains of 282 martrys immersed in Ganga

The sound of conch shells pierced the morning air as wisps of smoke from burning incense sticks wafted towards high heavens.People in Haridwar paying respect to the last remains of martyrs. (HT Photo)And as priests chanted Vedic mantras, the mortal remains ... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Martyrs' skeletal remains begin their final journey

The skeletal remains of the 282 martyrs of the First War of India's Independence (1857), who were gunned down by the British in Ajnala and dumped ignominiously in a well later called 'Kalianwala Khuh', on Saturday began their final journey to Haridwar ... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Rajnath Singh begins aerial survey of flood-hit areas of Uttar Pradesh

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh): Home Minister Rajnath Singh arrived in Gorakhpur Friday to undertake an aerial survey of flood-hit areas of Uttar Pradesh.Earlier, he reviewed the flood situation in affected states with the home ministry officials and directed ... [Published zeenews.com - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Builders in Dehradun - Interior Designer in Dehradun

- Dehradun is the business town and capital of Uttarakhand. This is the pollution free city with the green surrounds, which is tough to find in the big cities in anywhere India. Loads of huge companies like IT, BPOs and more are planning to strike this ... [Published PR inside - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Flood like situation across India brings life to a stand still

By ANI | ANI  –Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 17 (ANI): Flood like situation in various parts of India today affected villages in Uttar Pradesh (UP), West Bengal (WB), Assam and Himachal Pradesh.40000 families of around 110 villages of UP's Bahraich district ... [Published Yahoo! India - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 2 reports

Floods and landslides grind normal life to a halt in northern India

West Bengal/ Uttarakhand, Aug 17 (ANI): Incessant rains leading to heavy floods and landslides across various cities of northern India disrupted routine lives of people and caused immense damage to life and property. Rescue operations are underway in ... [Published Ani News - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Heavy rains in Uttarakhand claim 19 lives

Image used for representational purposes only.19 lives in the last 24 hours have been lost in instances of landslides and house collapse as  heavy rains continued to lash the mountaineous state of Uttarakhand.As per media reports deaths have been recorded ... [Published DNA India - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

10 Things Every Indian Should Know About India

BANGALORE: India is the land of diversity in geography, climate, culture, language and ethnicity.It is the Seventh-Largest country by area, second-largest by population and most populous democracy in the world. India is a Country with 31 States, 1618 ... [Published Silicon India - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Bandit Queen Phoolan Devi murder case verdict today

New Delhi, Aug 8 (TruthDive): Phoolan Devi, the ‘Bandit Queen-turned-MP’s assassin’ would get a judgement delivered today by Bharat Parashar, the Additional Sessions Judge of Patiala House courts after 13 years.On July 25, 2001 the MP went from Parliament ... [Published TruthDive - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Swami Who Blessed Modi’s PM Inauguration Makes Special Visit To Vancouver

By R. Paul DhillonVANCOUVER – Swami Satyamitranand, usually known as Swami Satmitranand Giri Ji, made a special visit to Vancouver on the request of his admirer businessman Narinder Dhir, who arranged a special visa for the spiritual Guru to visit his ... [Published Link - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Laxman Jhoola Tour Tempo Traveller Service

Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Laxman JhoolaHaridwar, the city considered as the spiritual heart of India, is located in the lap of the Himalayas in Uttaranchal. Haridwar is an ancient pilgrimage site, held in reverence for centuries. It is believed that ... [Published DaniWeb - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Flood threat in North India

Moderate to heavy rain lashed most parts of north India triggering landslips and causing rivers across the region to flow close to the danger mark at several places.Heavy rains lashed most parts of Uttarakhand triggering landslips and sending major rivers ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 30 2014]

Quotes

...to the skeletal remains of the martyrs, which was decorated with colour papers, while the truck was decked up with flags and banners bearing - "1857 ke shaheedon ki asthiyon ki antim yaatra Ajnala se Haridwar (The last journey of the skeletal remains of 1857 martyrs)"
"For us, it is a matter of pride to immerse the mortal remains of our soldiers in Ganga and be a part of the history. But I don't know why nobody, especially politicians and the administration, is interested" said Amarjit Singh Sarkaria, president of Shaheeg Ganj gurdwara, who along with his associates, including Parveen Sareen, was busy shifting boxes of...
...of Shammi Kapoor and Nutan, Sajjan and Vijaylakshmi and Raj Kapoor and Nargis, that exude their onscreen chemistry and off screen camaraderie. "By the time Madhuri Dixit came to get her portfolio done in black and white, I had started handling the work. I still remember how my father guided me during that shoot" says Vimal Thakker, JH Thakker's son reminiscing about the old days
...The cost of the package tour is ` "6,700 (11 days).The cost includes Non-AC Sleeper Class Train journey, Non-AC hall accommodation wherever night stay is planned, Non-AC buses for local sightseeing and vegetarian meals."

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