Badrinath News

Uttarakhand: Bus on way to Badrinath overturns; 2 women pilgrims killed, 15 injured

The accident occurred near the Bageshwar bridge on the Rishikesh-Badrinath Highway, a police press release said. One woman was killed on the spot and the other during treatment at a hospital, it said.

Helicopter accident in Badrinath kills one, pilots suffer injuries

The engineer on board died after he got strangled in the blades of the chopper.


Over 3 lakh more pilgrims visit chardham this season

The rise in the number of pilgrims to visit the chardham this season shows their growing confidence in the reconstruction work carried out by the state government in the area after the devastating floods of 2013.

Landslide on Badrinath route, 500 pilgrims stranded

A landslide had occurred in Hathi Parbat before the Badrinath yatra commenced on April 26.

A year after Uttarakhand flashfloods, portals of Kedarnath Shrine to reopen on May 4  

While Badrinath will be opened on May 5, Gangotri and Yamunotri will be opened for devotees on May 2, on the occasion of Akshya Tritiya.

Chief priest of Badrinath held for molestation bid

The priest’s cousin, who was staying with him, was also arrested for allegedly conniving in the incident which was reported around 8.30 pm Monday.


Portals of Badrinath shrine closing on Monday

This year Kedarnath shrine saw only 3.12 lakh devotees while it had 5.73 lakh pilgrims in 2012.

Aparajith,Badrinath prop up TN after early strikes from Services

Aparajith was at the crease on 109 along with Dinesh Karthik (11).

Heavy rains in Uttarakhand,four persons feared dead

Rishikesh-Gangotri National Highway was closed at a number of places.

Disaster brought stone to temple,politics makes it 'divine rock'

The rush to begin the puja indicates heightened politics around the shrine.