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‘UberHIRE’, New service launched in 9 cities in India.

NEW DELHI: After Ola, US-based cab aggregator Uber has now launched ‘UberHIRE’ in nine Indian cities, including Delhi, Mumbai and Pune that will allow users to hire a cab for up to 12 hours. Uber said in a blogpost,”UberHIRE is a time-based offering that allows users to make trips punctuated with …

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Heavy snowfall lead to closing Gangotri National Highway.

DEHRADUN:  On Monday due to the heavy snowfall  the Gangotri National Highway(NH-108) was closed for vehicular traffic beyond Dharali near Harsil in Uttarkashi. The highway was also obstructed at Jhala, 60 km from district headquarters Uttarkashi. Vehicular movement was restored on Monday afternoon by the Border Roads Organization (BRO) personnel. “Most parts of Uttarakshi …

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5.8 Earthquake strikes Uttarakhand

On Monday night a 5.8 Richter Earthquake struck Northern India with tremors felt across Uttarakhand, Delhi and adjoining areas, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana. The center of the earthquake was near Beron Basti Haat Road in Rudraprayag district, about 60 km north of Srinagar (Uttarakhand) and 130 km northeast of state …

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UttaraKhand magnitude 5.8 eartquake

An earthquake of 5.8 magnitude struck Uttarakhand’s Rudraprayag district on Monday night10.35 pm. There were strong tremors which were felt in national capital Delhi and neighbouring Gurgaon, Punjab and other parts of north India. Tremors were reported as far away as Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh. Tremors, which lasted for about 30 …

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