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 | Thursday February 26, 2015
The Meteorological department has issued a heavy rain alert for the next 24 hours in most parts of Uttarakhand which suffered extensive damage in the 2013 deluge.
Friday February 13, 2015
MSG: The Messenger opens today amid high alert and increased security in Haryana and Chandigarh but it is has been banned in Punjab and Uttarakhand
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 | Reuters | Tuesday February 3, 2015
In an ashram near the Ganga in the Himalayan foothills of Uttarakhand, priest-turned-politician Sakshi Maharaj mimes rowing a boat to illustrate what will happen if Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government ignores Hindu nationalist demands.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 18, 2015
An alert has been sounded in the high-altitude districts of Uttarakhand in view of a communication from the Centre predicting snow avalanches in areas located above 2,500 metres in the hill state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 11, 2015
Uttarakhand Governor KK Paul today greeted people on the occasion of the birth anniversary of social reformer, philosopher and thinker Swami Vivekananda.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 2, 2015
The higher reaches of Uttarakhand today received snowfall while the plains were lashed by rains, adding to the winter chill.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi, who had taken the Union government to Supreme Court for alleged attempts to ease him out of office, was today shifted to Mizoram.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 18, 2014
Intense cold wave conditions accompanied by snowfall have left 24 people dead in Uttarakhand, officials said on Thursday.
Cities | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Saturday December 6, 2014
An 8-year-old boy was killed after a country-made bomb exploded in Uttarakhand's Roorkee this morning.
India News | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with PTI inputs) | Thursday November 13, 2014
The body of a 27-year-old tourist from Delhi, who was raped and murdered three weeks ago during a visit to Uttarakhand, is believed to have been fished out of river Yamuna in Uttarkashi today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 11, 2014
The government on Monday reviewed the progress of highway projects in the states of Uttar Pradesh or UP and Uttarakhand and sought immediate solutions to remove bottlenecks delaying these assignments.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 5, 2014
A charitable organisation founded by billionaire NRI entrepreneur Manoj Bhargava has pledged Rs 500 crore to fund development activities in Uttarakhand.
Tuesday October 28, 2014
Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) has received a contract worth Rs 422 crore related to a 444 MW Vishnugad Pipalkoti hydroelectric power project in Uttarakhand.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday October 27, 2014
MK?Kaushik will monitor all domestic hockey activities in the central zone comprising Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Orissa, Bihar, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand from November 1.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 30, 2014
About 32 lakh pensioners across the country have benefitted from the revision of minimum pension to Rs 1,000, out of which 4,439 pensioners are from Uttarakhand alone, Union Minister for Women and Child Welfare Maneka Gandhi said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 25, 2014
The Centre on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the government needs the cooperation of Ganga-basin states - Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal - for the successful execution of its project to clean the Ganga.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Five persons were killed when a jeep fell into a gorge on Vironkhal-Baijaro road in Pauri Garhwal
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 | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah today said soon after coming to power UPA had abolished an effective anti-terrorism law while the Narendra Modi government among its first tasks set up SIT to bring back black money stashed by Indians abroad.
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.