Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 1, 2013
Over 40,000 government officials, who will be on election duty on December 4, have cast their votes through postal ballots on Saturday, an election commission official said.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 22, 2013
With 81 cases of alleged gross violation of land laws registered against Ramdev's Patanjali Yogpeeth Trust, main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttarakhand has termed it as a "conspiratorial move" by the state government at the behest of ...
Thursday November 21, 2013
FMCG firm Dabur India Ltd said on Thursday that it has acquired its vendor Northern Aromatics Ltd's manufacturing facility in Pantnagar, Uttarakhand on a slump sale basis for Rs 15 crore.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 10, 2013
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a rally in Dehradun, Uttarakhand on December 15, party sources said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 6, 2013
Amid chants of Vedic hymns and blowing of conch shells, Prince Charles and his wife Camilla Parker Bowles today took part in an elaborate "Ganga Arti" for the peace of those who died in Uttarakhand.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Security has been stepped up at several places in Uttarakhand ahead of Prince Charles and his wife Camilla Parker Bowles' visit to the state from November 6, officials said today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 30, 2013
A Hardiwar-based spiritual group has said it will clean the entire Ganges river over a period of five years. As a fortnight-long clean-up programme ended in Haridwar, the Gayatri Pariwar announced its decision to spruce up the 2,525-km long river, f...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 25, 2013
Uttarakhand will receive Rs 157 crore from the Centre for the Multi Sectoral Development Plan (MSDP) under the 12th five-year-plan for the financial and educational development of the minority communities.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 23, 2013
Eight highly decomposed bodies were recovered from the debris at Kedarnath over four months after areas close to the Himalayan shrine bore the brunt of the mid June disaster.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 19, 2013
A day after it was announced that President Pranab Mukherjee has given assent to the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill, Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Friday said that the decision about its enforcement will be taken on November 7.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 17, 2013
President Pranab Mukherjee has given assent to the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill, which will bring the chief minister among others under the ambit of the ombudsman, with a provision of punishment up to life imprisonment.
India | Ketki Angre | Wednesday October 9, 2013
After the massive floods and landslides in June this year, the Uttarakhand government went into an advertisement overdrive. Details under the Right To Information reveal that the state government has spent more than 22 crores on advertising in the la...
NDTVCricket | Thursday October 3, 2013
Local students in Dehradun cheered Brian Lara who was here to play a charity match to help flood victims. The youngsters however did miss MS Dhoni, whose wife belongs to their state.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 2, 2013
The exact number of British nationals who went missing during the mid-June flash floods in Uttarakhand "may never be known", country's High Commissioner to India Sir James Bevan said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 1, 2013
Border Security Force (BSF) is carrying out rehabilitation operations in 12 devastated villages of Kalimath valley in Rudraprayag district of flood-hit Uttarakhand.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 1, 2013
Almost four months after flash floods and heavy rains led to the halt of the annual "Char Dham Yatra" in Uttarakhand, the religious trip to Kedarnath and Badrinath shrines is scheduled to open for people on October 5, officials said on Tuesday.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday September 27, 2013
When Nita Ambani came calling to oversee the Reliance Foundation's relief work at a school ravaged in the Uttarakhand floods, the requests she was greeted with included separate toilets for girls and computer labs.
India | Tania Saili Bakshi | Friday September 27, 2013
On World Tourism Day, tourist haven Uttarakhand has little to celebrate. The incessant rain and flash floods in June has had its adverse effect on tourism industry in the state at large and three months on, there are only a few brave souls making it ...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 26, 2013
Three months after the June calamity in Uttarakhand, damaged roads in Kalimath valley of Rudraprayag district are yet to be repaired forcing villagers to traverse long distance for foodgrains and other essentials.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 25, 2013
The cleaning up of debris and razing of damaged buildings in flood-affected Kedarnath area, which could not be started due to frequent rains in the monsoon season, will begin after the Dussehra festival.