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Everything you need to know about Ramnagar Colony: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Three killed in Jammu road accident

May 2, 2014 at 8:22 AM

Jammu, May 2 (IANS) Two women and a child were killed when the public transport vehicle they were travelling in fell into a deep gorge in Udhampur district of Jammu region, an official said Friday.

Three children burnt to death in Bihar

March 28, 2014 at 11:01 AM

Patna, March 28 (IANS) Three children of a labourer's family were burnt to death Friday when their thatched hut in a Bihar village caught fire, police said.

PDP seeks support for pro-people government in Kashmir

December 22, 2013 at 9:01 PM

Jammu, Dec 22 (IANS) People's Democratic Party (PDP) patron Mufti Mohammed Sayeed Sunday sought support from the people to establish a new pro-people system of governance in Jammu and Kashmir.

'Builder' held for duping people of crores

December 22, 2013 at 6:54 PM

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Passing himself as a builder and a financial advisor, a 60-year-old man, who used his persuasive skills to cheat hundreds of people to the tune of Rs.200 crore, has been arrested here, police said Sunday.

Motorsport returns to Uttarakhand after 23 years

December 9, 2013 at 6:42 PM

Dehradun, Dec 9 (IANS) Uttarakhand is taking the adventure route to entice tourists back to its green vales. After almost a quarter of a century, the state is bringing motorsport back on its tourism calendar to boost confidence among tourists, and woo them to its tourism hotspots again.

Shoe brand Swati Modo goes to Amritsar

October 2, 2013 at 2:20 PM

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Delhi-based footwear designer Swati Mehrotra is geared up to launch in Amritsar her customised range of shoes under the brand name Swati Modo.

Three killed in tractor-trolley accident near Lucknow

May 13, 2013 at 12:22 PM

Lucknow, May 13 (IANS) Three people, including a minor, were killed and 17 others injured Monday near the Uttar Pradesh capital when a tractor-trolley carrying people of a wedding party overturned, police said.

One held for shooting, injuring Delhi cop

April 11, 2013 at 10:04 PM

New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) A 28-year-old criminal was arrested here Thursday for firing at and injuring a police constable and a woman a day earlier, an official said.

Harassed by neighbour, teenaged girl attempts suicide

January 3, 2013 at 9:11 PM

Jaipur, Jan 3 (IANS) An 18-year-old girl attempted suicide Thursday by setting herself ablaze ofter being constantly harassed by a neighbour in Rajasthan's Alwar town, police said. The neighbour has been arrested.

Female leopard found dead in Uttarakhand's Corbett National Park

December 10, 2012 at 1:28 PM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), Dec.10 (ANI): A three-year-old female leopard was found dead in Corbett National Park.

National Bird Watching Day attracts large crowds in Ramnagar

November 12, 2012 at 6:27 PM

Ramnagar (Uttrakhand), Nov. 12 (ANI): Nature enthusiasts and students gathered at a barrage on the river Kosi in north India, observing migratory birds on the occasion of National Bird Watching Day, celebrated to mark the 116th birth anniversary of renowned biologist Salim Ali.

Three arrested in Rs.5.25 crore heist

September 30, 2012 at 7:14 PM

New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Three men have been arrested for a sensational Rs.5.25 crore bank van robbery here that left a guard dead, police said Sunday.

WAF condemns arrest of disabled minor Christian girl on blasphemy charges

August 23, 2012 at 4:40 PM

Islamabad, Aug 23 (ANI): The Women's Action Forum has condemned the arrest of a minor mentally challenged Christian girl on charges of blasphemy on August 17.

Sugar free strawberries cultivated in Uttarakhand

December 29, 2011 at 4:05 PM

Ramnagar, Dec 29 (ANI): Farmers in Ramnagar in Uttarakhand's Nainital District have taken up sugar free strawberry cultivation with an aim to ensure that the patients suffering from diabetes are able to consume it.

Elephant found dead with injuries to ear trunk in Ramnagar

September 15, 2011 at 4:02 PM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), Sep.15 (ANI): A 20-year-old elephant was found dead by forest authorities at the Sarpduli Range in the Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand with injuries on his ears and trunk.

Karachi bloodbath death toll rises to 102

July 9, 2011 at 1:16 PM

Karachi, July 9(ANI): The death toll in the current wave of Karachi killings has risen to 102 as the bloodbath continued for the fifth consecutive day in Pakistan's port city.

Tiger injures three people in Uttarakhand

April 22, 2011 at 8:43 PM

Ramnagar, Apr 22(ANI): A tiger attacked two women and a girl child in Uttarakhand's Ramnagar district on Friday, an official said.

Tiger kills a woman in Ramnagar in Uttarakhand

November 13, 2010 at 6:20 PM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), Nov.13 (ANI): A tiger killed a woman near Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand on Friday.

Vulture conservation campaign in Uttarakhand

October 15, 2010 at 5:47 PM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), Oct.15 (ANI): The Jim Corbett Vulture Conservation organization educated the people on the importance of vultures to the environment through the 'Ramleela' in Uttarakhand's Ramnagar District.

Tiger carcass found near Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand

August 19, 2010 at 9:04 PM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), Aug 19 (ANI): Wildlife wardens and officers of the Forest Department found carcass of a tiger in Ramnagar range close to the Jim Corbett National Park here on Thursday.

Injured female leopard dies in Uttarakhand's famous Corbett Park

July 31, 2010 at 4:40 PM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), July 31 (ANI): A three-year-old injured female leopard, which was rescued by the forest staff of the Bailpadav Range, has died in Ramnagar, Uttarakhand.

Demand for tiger, leopard parts in China, a threat to conservation: Ramesh

June 13, 2010 at 1:08 PM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), June 13 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh has said the great demand for tiger and leopard parts in China is a serious threat to conservation.

Save tigers campaign in Uttarakhand

April 23, 2010 at 1:08 PM

Haldwani (Uttarakhand), Apr 23 (ANI): School students in Uttarakhand took out a rally here to create awareness about the dwindling number of tigers in the country and to save the forest areas.

Poaching continues in Jim Corbett National Park

April 20, 2010 at 1:44 PM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), Apr 20 (ANI): Despite preventive steps being taken by the authorities, poaching continues in Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand's Ramnagar district.

Vulture conservation gets a boost through Ramlilas in Uttarakhand

September 29, 2009 at 11:08 AM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), Sep.29 (ANI): With the vulture population declining alarmingly in Uttarakhand's Ramnagar area, which adjoins the Corbett Wildlife Sanctuary, a group of pro-wildlife activists and forest rangers are engaged in spreading public awareness about their conservation in the region.

Under construction building collapses in East Delhi

September 1, 2009 at 8:53 PM

New Delhi, Sep 1(ANI): At least 19 persons suffered injuries, three of them seriously, when an under-construction three-storey building collapsed in East Delhi on Tuesday.

Excess of release of water from Uttrakhand barrage maroons UP villages

August 22, 2009 at 12:12 PM

Madhupura (UP), Aug 22 (ANI): After delayed monsoon and less rainfall, farmers of Madhupura village in Swar region of Uttar Pradesh were facing the wrath of excess rainfall.

Gojra's riots to "make mincemeat of the Christians" were pre-planned: HRCP

August 5, 2009 at 12:56 PM

Lahore, Aug. 5 (ANI): The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan has said that the recent anti-Christian riots in Gojra were pre-planned, and not a spontaneous reaction of an enraged Muslim community.

For homeless people voting a new experience

May 7, 2009 at 5:36 PM

New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) 'I voted!' said an excited 70-year-old Prithvi Chand after he cast his vote at the Ramnagar polling booth in Paharganj in central Delhi. The septuagenarian is happy because he voted for the first time in his life - thanks to an NGO working for the destitutes.

Poor initial voter turnout, violence in Srinagar

May 7, 2009 at 9:45 AM

Srinagar, May 7 (IANS) A petrol bomb was hurled at a polling station in Jammu and Kashmir's prestigious Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency Thursday but not much damage was caused. Voter turnout in the first two hours of polling in the seat was poor, officials said.

Corbett - a haven for bird watchers

April 5, 2009 at 10:10 AM

Ramnagar (Uttarkhand), April 5 (IANS) The world famous Jim Corbett National Park, home to the endangered Royal Bengal Tiger, is a paradise for birds, with over 600 different species being recorded in the 1,400 sq km preserve. And where birds perch, can bird watchers be far behind?

20-year-old woman student commits suicide

March 29, 2009 at 9:46 PM

New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) A 20-year-old student depressed with her performance in exams allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling in her Delhi home, the police said Sunday.

Herbal medicine makes Uttarakhand rural women self-reliant

March 24, 2009 at 1:49 PM

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), Mar 24 (ANI): A self-help group is training rural women in herbal farming and medicines in Uttarakhand to make them self reliant.

Wildlife officials capture tiger in Ramnagar

January 10, 2009 at 8:28 PM

Ramnagar (Uttaranchal), Jan.10 (ANI): Wildlife officials captured a tiger on Friday after it had strayed into a human settlement here.

Leopard killed in Nainital road mishap

November 10, 2008 at 3:46 PM

Nainital, Nov 10 (ANI): A three-year-old male leopard was killed in a road accident near Ramnagar forest area of Jim Corbett National Park on Sunday.

Uttar Pradesh minister's motorcade attacked by mob

October 6, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) An Uttar Pradesh minister's motorcade was attacked Wednesday after his security personnel got into a scuffle with a mob blocking traffic to protest electricity problems in Chandauli district, police said.

Geedar and Machchar colonies are just a few names that define Karachi's history!

October 6, 2008 at 8:01 PM

Karachi, Oct.4 (ANI): Pakistan's commercial capital - Karachi - has become a city with weird and unique names. Each name, however, has a history behind it.

Geedar and Machchar colonies are just a few names that define Karachi's history!

January 1, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Karachi, Oct.4 (ANI): Pakistan's commercial capital - Karachi - has become a city with weird and unique names. Each name, however, has a history behind it.

Uttar Pradesh minister's motorcade attacked by mob

January 1, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) An Uttar Pradesh minister's motorcade was attacked Wednesday after his security personnel got into a scuffle with a mob blocking traffic to protest electricity problems in Chandauli district, police said.