BC Khanduri takes over as Uttarakhand Chief Minister
Sep 11, 2011
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from Agencies) | Friday August 22, 2014
The government today claimed that it did not attempt to force Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi from his office. Yesterday, the Supreme Court ordered the Centre to explain whether Mr Qureshi had received two phone calls from the Centre asking him to ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday February 21, 2014
A two-day annual spring festival will begin from tomorrow at the sprawling lawns of Raj Bhawan in Dehradun.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 12, 2012
Margaret Alva was sworn in as Rajasthan Governor on Saturday, after her shift from the Raj Bhavan in Uttarakhand in a gubernatorial reshuffle.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 29, 2012
Former chief of the Special Protection Group (SPG), B V Wanchoo, was on Saturday named as the new Governor of Goa while E S L Narasimhan and K Sankaranarayanan will have fresh terms as Governors of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra respectively.
Assembly | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday March 11, 2012
The Congress party is likely to announce later today the name of its leader who will head the new government in Uttarakhand. Congress leaders formally met Governor Margaret Alva on Friday afternoon and staked claim to form the government.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday March 9, 2012
After a photo finish in Uttarakhand, Congress, which emerged as the single largest party, staked claim to form the government in Uttarakhand today. It paraded the three independent MLAs and the lone legislator from the Uttarakhan Kranti Dal (UKD) in ...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 12, 2012
Former Andhra Pradesh Governor N D Tiwari, who quit over allegation of his involvement in a sex scandal two years ago, today virtually returned to active politics by openly backing his nephew when he filed his nomination as Congress candidate for Utt...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 3, 2011
Just two days after it was passed in the state Assembly, Governor Margaret Alva today gave her assent to the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill, 2011.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday September 11, 2011
BC Khanduri was today sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Uttarakhand by Governor Margaret Alva. This comes a day after Bharatiya Janata Party (MJP) asked the Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank to step down.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2009
B L Joshi was moved from Uttarakhand to politically sensitive Uttar Pradesh.