India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said that modern science and technology should be blended with traditional knowledge systems to make the hill state prosperous.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
Describing the rail budget as "extremely disappointing" for Uttarakhand, Congress today said the Hindu deities will never forgive the Railway Minister for neglecting the hill state also called "Devbhoomi", the land of Gods.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 9, 2015
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said the non-existence of the Planning Commission was coming in the way of development funds reaching the state and affecting implementation of centrally-sponsored schemes.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 6, 2015
The infrastructure in Uttarakhand that was devastated by the flash flood catastrophe of 2013 has been rebuilt and the state has also developed additional facilities to welcome pilgrims for a safe 'Chardham yatra' this year, Chief Minister Harish Rawa...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 19, 2014
Opposing the Indo-China pact on seeking an alternative route to Mansarovar through Nathula in Sikkim, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said it goes against the religious sentiments of people across the country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Uttarakhand's resident commissioner today handed over a cheque of Rs 10 crore to his Jammu and Kashmir counterpart in New Delhi on behalf of Chief Minister Harish Rawat for the flood-hit people of the state.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 13, 2014
At least 16 people were killed and over a dozen passengers seriously injured when a bus fell into a gorge in Uttarakhand on Saturday, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 17, 2014
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today that India is prepared to deal with any threat from across the border but pitched for diplomatic efforts to curb incidents of incursion if any.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
At least six people were killed and two others injured in a landslide today in Pangla village of Pithoragarh district.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
Buoyed by the assembly bye-election results in Uttarakhand, the Congress on Friday said it showed the Narendra Modi "myth" was getting "exposed" within sixty days of the National Democratic Alliance or NDA coming to power at the Centre.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat arrived in Dehradun after he was discharged on Wednesday from AIIMS in Delhi where he was recuperating for over a month from a neck injury sustained during a rough helicopter ride.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 24, 2014
Chief Minister Harish Rawat today demanded the expansion of railway network in Uttarakhand in view of the strategic importance of the state which shares borders with China and Nepal.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 14, 2014
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat was admitted to AIIMS this evening after he complained of backache and pain in the neck apparently caused after an emergency landing of his helicopter.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 10, 2014
Congress MLA from Dharchula Harish Dhami today vacated his seat to pave the way for Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat to contest from the constituency.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 8, 2014
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat yesterday said the second phase of restoration works at Kedarnath, which had suffered huge destruction due to the last year's floods, has begun.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
The Uttarakhand government would take special measures to monitor implementation of small irrigation programmes block wise, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said in Dehradun today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 12, 2014
Yatra to Kedarnath was halted on Sunday following fresh snowfall at the famous Himalayan shrine and adjoining areas which bore the brunt of last year's calamity.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 7, 2014
Ten people were killed and 25 were injured on Wednesday morning when a bus met with an accident on the Rishikesh-Badrinath route in Uttarakhand, police said.
Elections News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Wednesday May 7, 2014
In Uttarakhand, which votes today in a single phase, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is counting on the national appeal of Narendra Modi, its prime ministerial candidate, to wrest the initiative back from the Congress. The Congress is counting on th...
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 24, 2014
Pauri MP Satpal Maharaj, who recently defected to BJP, today attacked Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, saying as a Union minister he had not raised even a single issue related to the state in Parliament.
Elections News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Friday March 21, 2014
Satpal Maharaj, a parliamentarian and powerful leader from Uttarakhand, joined the BJP today after more than 20 years as a member of the Congress.
India News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Wednesday February 26, 2014
Harak Singh Rawat, a minister in the Congress government in Uttarakhand, has been booked by Delhi Police for allegedly molesting a woman last year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Asking officials to immediately start work on projects cleared by Project Implementation Units in the calamity-hit areas, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said an additional sum of Rs 125 crore will be given to districts to speed up reconstruc...
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Saturday February 1, 2014
Congress leader Harish Rawat was today sworn in as Uttarakhand's eighth Chief Minister. Eleven other ministers took oath with Mr Rawat today.