India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 18, 2015
The first batch of Indian pilgrims for the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through the new Nathu La route was flagged off on Thursday by Sikkim Governor Shrinivas Patil and Chief Minister Pawan Chamling.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey (With agencies) | Saturday March 28, 2015
Mizoram Governor Aziz Qureshi, who had a running feud with the Centre and even approached the Supreme Court against attempts to ease him out when he was Uttarakhand Governor, was sacked today. Mr Qureshi's term would have ended in May 2017.
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 | 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 | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2009
B L Joshi was moved from Uttarakhand to politically sensitive Uttar Pradesh.