Nivedita Khandekar Even when the scientists across the globe are yet to establish the exact turn of events that led to the disaster in Chamoli in February first week, recent satellite imagery has warned of a similar impending disaster. A month after the disaster in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand that saw more than 70 dead… Read More Uttarakhand: Another disaster in the making?
Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: This past weekend, a section of the Indian mainstream media broke the story that the controversial Gupta brothers – Ajay and Atul – NRIs from South Africa, will be splurging something like Rs. 200 crore in hosting the wedding of their two sons in the Garhwal hills of Uttarakhand between June… Read More Rs. 200 crore weddings in Garhwal Hills: Questions that will stare at the guests
Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: A large population of the endangered Tahrs has been roasted alive in raging forest fires in Uttarakhand Experts are asking pertinent questions in the wake of the Tehri disaster. Those in knowledgeable circles want to know what caused porosity, fragmentation of consolidated forest canopy and loss of growing stock leading to… Read More Himalayan tahrs roasted alive in forest fire