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7 States. 6 Days. 2,148 km and a journey of a lifetime
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7 States. 6 Days. 2,148 km and a journey of a lifetime

When Rediff.com's Archana Masih and Rajesh Karkera set course from the foothills of the Himalayas to the Arabian Sea, they could not think of a better place to begin their journey than the stately campus that has given India some of its greatest military heroes. IMAGE: Gentlemen Cadets who will graduate on June 11: Left to right: Bharat Sethi, Nishant Philip, Anirudh Joshi, Prashant Mishra, Rajendra Singh Bisht. Photographs: Rajesh Karkera/Rediff.com.   Day 1: The Indian Military Academy, ... Rediff.com, 1 day ago

Tinderbox in the Himalayas

The full extent and impact of the forest fires in Uttarakhand can be assessed only after they have abated with better weather conditions, but the furious blaze that has swept the hill State drives home the truth that governments are yet to find ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago Tinderbox in in the Himalayas  The Hindu4 weeks ago
Indiatimes

This Is The Reality Of What Forest Fires Are Doing To Our Wildlife

Thank the Gods for the rains - it has helped in putting out one of the worst forest fires we have known in the Himalayas. But do all eyes now turn away from the truth behind such a tragedy? What happens to what remains, charred and vulnerable? ...
 Indiatimes3 weeks ago Forest fires in Himalayas  Kashmir Times3 weeks ago This is the reality of what India forest fires are doing to wildlife  Before It's News3 weeks ago
Rediff.com

Nature is under siege from Uttarakhand's forest fires

'When I read that the blaze has engulfed the beautiful oak and pine forests around Kumaon's Lake District, my heart bled,' says Geetanjali Krishna. Did the timber mafia cause the forest fires? IMAGE: The blue throated barbet feasts on insects, flowers and fruits. Photograph: Kind courtesy Koshy Koshy/Creative Commons   Uttarakhand, especially the hills of Kumaon, have been under the grip of widespread forest fires. When I read that the blaze has engulfed the beautiful oak and pine ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

Down in bird land

For the last two days, the state of Uttarakhand, especially the hills of Kumaon, have been under the grips of widespread forest fires. When I read that the blaze has engulfed the beautiful oak and pine forests around Kumaon's 'Lake District', my ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago
Financial Express

Ranikhet

in Uttarakhand is a hill station and a place associated with the legends of Himalayas. According to historical accounts, Queen Padmini of Kumaon was enchanted by this hill paradise; and King Sudhardev obliged her by building a palace here and named ...
 Financial Express1 month ago

What's new in the Indian Himalaya: May 2016

Discover the latest news and developments in the Indian Himalaya with volume three of Apex, the newsletter of the Indian Mountaineering Foundation. The Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF) is the apex Indian body for organising, supporting and ...
 The British Mountaineering Council3 weeks ago Preservation of Cultural Traditions in Himalays and North-East Indian States  Press Information Bureau1 month ago

Auli: India's Premier Skiing Destination

Himalayan towns are popular tourist getaways in summer. They are known for their beauty and serenity in the midst of nature. These are summer destinations where people from the plains want to get away to. Auli , in the Chamoli district of ...
 MapsofIndia1 month ago
Outlook Traveller

Top 10 Himalayan Homestays

Yasmin Hussain's Homestay, Srinagar Srinagar never disappoints. Not even when you spend all your time shuttling from crowded bagh to bagh, carpet shop to dry fruit shop, coming away with little to show for your hard work, except a few selfies on ...
 Outlook Traveller1 month ago

Sewage in Kosi: NGT slams U'khand for non compliance of order

New Delhi, May 29 (PTI) Irked over non-implementation of its order on pollution in river Kosi in Nainital, the National Green Tribunal has slammed the Uttarakhand government for the delay in filing an action plan for collection and disposal of ...
 Press Trust of India2 days ago NGT slams U'khand for non...  The Echo Of India1 day ago Sewage in Kosi: NGT slams state for delay in action plan  Chandigarh Tribune1 day ago Sewage in Kosi: NGT slams U'khand govt for non compliance of order  Oneindia2 days ago
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