India News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Wednesday February 15, 2017
Voting has ended in Uttarakhand's 69 constituencies spread across 13 districts (7 in Garhwal region and the remaining 6 in Kumaon region of the state). Residents of Uttarakhand voted today to decide who will form the next government in the state. The overall voter turnout was 68%, which is 1.2% higher than the 2012 Assembly election (66.8%). The BJ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 13, 2017
Hitting back at BJP on the issue of corruption, Rahul Gandhi on Sunday asked why Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave tickets to tainted leaders thrown out of Congress and took the "trash" into his party.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 12, 2017
Rahul Gandhi's roadshow in Uttarakhand's Haridwar today saw scores of BJP supporters waving party's flags with image of lotus along the route taken by the Congress Vice President.
India News | Written by Nikhil Pandhi | Saturday January 28, 2017
For Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, the last day of nominations brought with it a historic 'first'. After filing his nomination from Kichcha on Tuesday, the Chief Minister on Friday filed his nomination from Haridwar Rural, one of the 11 assembly seats in Haridwar district, where he won the Lok Sabha polls in 2009.
Tuesday January 17, 2017
Ayushmann Khurrana, Bhumi Pednekar in Shubh Mangal Saavdhan first look: Some scenes will be shot in Delhi and the film is expected to release in August
Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 3, 2017
Hero MotoCorp said its three manufacturing facilities at Gurgaon, Neemrana and Haridwar were closed from December 26 to 31, 2016 on account of annual maintenance.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 23, 2016
Of the eight seized hotels, two are in Kolkata while the others are in Haridwar, Ranchi, Goa, Silchar, Port Blair and West Bengal's Tarapith.
Press Trust of India | Thursday December 15, 2016
A local court in Haridwar has slapped Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved's five production units with a fine of Rs 11 lakh for "misbranding and putting up misleading advertisements" of their products.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 15, 2016
Baba Ramdev promoted Patanjali Ayurveda's five production units will have to cough up a fine worth Rs 11 lakh for "misbranding and putting up misleading advertisements" of their products, a court in Uttarakhand's Haridwar has ruled.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 25, 2016
A committee, set up by the National Green Tribunal to collect information on drains joining Ganga between Haridwar and Unnao, was today directed by the green panel to submit its report by November 7.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 30, 2016
President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday took part in the famous Ganga Aarti along the banks of the river at Har Ki Pauri here.
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 3, 2016
Eight members of a family from Delhi were injured when the vehicle in which they were travelling collided with another on National Highway-58 near here, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 20, 2016
The efforts by the centre and Uttar Pradesh to clean the Ganga have borne "zero" result, the National Green Tribunal said on Friday, as it rebuked them up and sought reports on the discharge of industrial waste in the river between Haridwar and Kanpur.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday August 12, 2016
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered de-sealing of a Haridwar-based hotel, which was shut for allegedly polluting river Ganga, after Uttarakhand Pollution Control Board informed that it was complying with the pollution norms.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 18, 2016
Six suspected ISIS operatives were allegedly conspiring to carry out terror activities in national capital and adjoining regions and during Ardh Kumbh in Haridwar, the NIA today told a special court.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 29, 2016
The Southwest Monsoon is likely to hit the national capital in next 2-3 days as it picks up pace and advances further to parts of northwest India, IMD said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 24, 2016
Ahead of BJP president Amit Shah's visit to Haridwar tomorrow, ruling Congress party in Uttarakhand today asked him to apologise to the people for "toppling" a democratically-elected government in the state and meting out a "stepmotherly treatment" to it by curtailing its budget.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 2, 2016
At least 32 people, including 12 police personnel, were injured on Wednesday as forcible evacuation of a scrap dealer's shop allegedly by supporters of a local politician took a communal turn in Roorkee in Uttarakhand's Haridwar district, prompting authorities to impose prohibitory orders.
CarAndBike Team | Wednesday September 30, 2015
Mahindra & Mahindra achieved a production milestone of 7 lakh vehicles from its plant in Haridwar, Uttarakhand. The milestone was achieved in less than 10 years.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 16, 2016
The National Green Tribunal has convened a meeting of all stakeholders involved in cleaning of Ganga river from Haridwar to Kanpur to deliberate on the mechanism to make the river pollution-free.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 25, 2016
Around 180 Hindu pilgrims from Pakistan arrived in Haridwar on Sunday to take a holy dip in the Ganga during the ongoing Ardh Kumbh Mela and take part in the religious ceremonies at Sapt Sarovar in the city today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 24, 2016
Paramilitary force CISF has started providing full-time security cover to yoga guru Ramdev's food park in Haridwar and deployed close to three dozen armed commandos at the facility.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 10, 2016
Veteran BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani today immersed the ashes of his wife Kamla Advani in the river Ganga in Haridwar and Rishikesh.
India News | Edited by Varun Sharma with PTI inputs | Tuesday March 8, 2016
Yoga guru Ramdev's food park in Haridwar will be protected around the clock by armed commandos from the paramilitary force of the Central Industrial Security Force or CISF.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 17, 2016
The National Green Tribunal today issued show cause notice to industries located on the stretch from Haridwar to Kanpur asking why they should not be shut down for polluting river Ganga.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 11, 2016
An elderly woman from Madhya Pradesh who got separated from her companions during Ganga snan (bath) at the ongoing ardhkumbh mela in Haridwar recently was reunited today with her family by Uttarakhand Police.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 10, 2016
Suspected ISIS operative Mohsin Ibrahim Sayyed, arrested for allegedly conspiring to carry out a terror strike during the Ardh Kumbh Mela at Haridwar, was today remanded to police custody till February 20 by a Delhi court.
Saturday February 6, 2016
Patanjali's revenue is equal to or larger than the domestic revenues of established listed heavyweights such as Dabur, Emami, Marico, and Godrej Consumer.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Friday December 11, 2015
Plastic, in bags and other forms, will be banned on a 140 km stretch along the river starting February 1, the National Green Tribunal has ruled.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 10, 2015
There will be a complete ban on use of plastic of any kind from Gomukh to Haridwar along Ganga with effect from February 1, the National Green Tribunal directed today while slapping a penalty of Rs 5,000 per day on erring hotels, dharamshalas and ashrams spewing waste into the river.