India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 28, 2017
After being accorded human status recently, river Ganga received its first legal notice from the Uttarakhand High Court today asking it to explain why its land was given for construction of a trenching ground.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 28, 2017
The annual Chardham Yatra in Uttarakhand began today with the reopening of the portals of Gangotri and Yamunotri temples in Garhwal Himalayas amid chanting of vedic hymns after nearly a six-month long winter break.
India News | Reported by Hridayesh Joshi, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday April 27, 2017
Electronic Voting Machines or EVMs used for the Vikasnagar constituency in the Uttarakhand assembly elections earlier this year will be taken in court's custody, the state's High Court has ruled, as it admitted a petition by a Congressman who lost the election from that seat.
India News | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Wednesday April 26, 2017
The National Green Tribunal on Tuesday issued a notice to the centre and the Uttarakhand government seeking their response as to why proper regulations and policy have not been framed regarding helicopter service to the Kedarnath shrine.
India News | NDTV News Desk | Thursday April 20, 2017
Raids on a senior Uttar Pradesh bureaucrat have revealed an enormous haul of unaccounted cash and jewellery. Income Tax officials have allegedly found around 10 crores in cash and 10 kg gold during raids on Keshav Lal, a Kanpur-based additional commissioner of Sales Tax, who has a house in Noida near Delhi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 19, 2017
The predominantly tourist state of Uttarakhand "cannot afford" to go for a total ban on liquor, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said today, noting that prohibition had "failed" in Bihar and Haryana.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 18, 2017
A court has sentenced a Dehradun based jeweller on Monday for imprisonment of two years for stashing away unaccounted money in the Swiss bank.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Nidhi Sethi | Sunday April 16, 2017
Soon after addressing the concluding session of the two-day BJP National Executive meeting in Odisha today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Surat for a two-day tour to Gujarat. This will be his eighth visit to his home state in the last nine months which is going to the polls in November.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 15, 2017
Uttarakhand Congress leader Indira Hridayesh has said that former Chief Minister Harish Rawat should take the blame for the party's dismal showing in the assembly elections as it went to polls with him at the helm.
Jobs | Written By Maitree Baral | Friday April 28, 2017
India Post has begun Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) recruitment. The recruitment process is continuing in a phase manner for every State of the country. This is a not-to-miss job opportunity for all government job aspirants, especially those who want to get through it as early as possible after completing matriculation.
India News | Written by Sunil Prabhu | Monday April 10, 2017
Almost a month after the Congress was washed-out in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand and was out-witted in two states by the BJP, which nimbly formed governments, sources close to the Congress President say India's oldest political party has plunged into "introspection." It is a word that has been heard very often in the last few years as the party ha...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 10, 2017
The chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand today asked their chief secretaries to coordinate and resolve all pending issues between the states within three months.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 7, 2017
The Department of Telecom (DoT) had launched an IVRS system in Delhi, Mumbai, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra and Goa on December 2016.
Jobs | Edited by Shihabudeen Kunju S | Thursday April 6, 2017
The Uttarkhand Public Service Commission (UKPSC) has declared the Results, Cut off marks and Interview marks of the APO (Pre) 2016.
Jobs | Edited by Maitree Baral | Wednesday April 5, 2017
Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative (IFFCO) has released notification for Agriculture Graduate Trainees (AGTs). The trainees are required for the field offices of IFFCO at Punjab,Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Odisha, Assam, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh Tamil Nadu and Kerala.
Tania Saili Bakshi | Tuesday April 4, 2017
Close to 50 cyclists will take the thrilling mountainous trail of the hill-state of Uttarakhand, starting from one of the most picturesque sights of Nainital, covering an area 884 kms under The third Ultimate Uttarakhand Himalayan MTB Challenge.
India News | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Saturday April 1, 2017
The 100 kilometre-stretch in Uttarakhand between Uttarkashi to Gangotri is one of the most picturesque drives in India. Snow clad mountains, dozens of streams and waterfalls dot the landscape as one travels higher up towards Gangotri which is where the road ends. Eighteen kilometres beyond that, trekkers can make their way to the Gaumukh glacier wh...
Tania Saili Bakshi | Friday March 31, 2017
Rest assured, this is just one of the many movies which make Uttarakhand famous both nationally as well as internationally
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 28, 2017
Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Monday asked officials to adopt zero-tolerance towards illegal mining, days after a forest department employee was killed allegedly by mining mafia in Ramnagar.
India News | Sidharth Pandey | Saturday March 25, 2017
In a landmark judgement on Monday, the Uttrakhand High court gave rivers Yamuna and Ganga rights similar to a living person. This new status of "living entity of India" is making environmentalists and locals hopeful about the future. The court's decision is expected to have a positive bearing on efforts to clean up the polluted and abused rivers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 23, 2017
The World Bank today signed a USD 100 million credit agreement with the Centre and Uttarakhand to improve quality of health care services in all 13 districts of the state.
India News | Edited by Shylaja Varma | Wednesday March 22, 2017
The new Chief Minister of Punjab and Uttarakhand are in New Delhi today in their maiden visit to the capital after assuming office. On separate appointments, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat will meet PM Narendra Modi at his Parliament House office this afternoon and President Mukher...
India News | Edited by Ipsita Sarkar | Wednesday March 22, 2017
Trivendra Singh Rawat, the new Uttarakhand Chief Minister, has been a long-time RSS pracharak. Widely regarded for his organisational skills within the Bharatiya Janata Party, Mr Rawat has worked closely with BJP chief Amit Shah in Uttar Pradesh during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
Blog | Swati Thiyagarajan | Tuesday March 21, 2017
In an evocative order, the Uttarakhand High Court has declared the rivers Ganga and the Yamuna, "legal and living entities, having the status of a legal person with all corresponding rights, duties and liabilities of a living person". This means now the Ganga and Yamuna can represent themselves in court over any violation they face.The judges said ...
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday March 20, 2017
The river Ganga, said to be the cradle of Indian civilization, has been given the status of the "first living entity of India" by the Uttarakhand high court. The landmark judgment of the court gives Ganga rights similar to a living person, and is expected to have a positive bearing on efforts to clean up the polluted and much abused river.
India News | Edited by Shylaja Varma | Monday March 20, 2017
"Crush it," a voice is heard shouting in a video that shows a tiger being pressed down by an earth-mover, hours before it died near the famous Jim Corbett reserve in Uttarakhand last week.
India News | Written by Nikhil Pandhi | Monday March 20, 2017
Yogi Adityanath was born Ajay Singh Bisht in village Panchur in 1972. His ancestral home has been brimming with relatives and friends for days.
Lucknow News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Arun Nair | Monday March 20, 2017
Aditya Nath, Yogi, Chief Minister, says the new nameplate at Lucknow's 5 Kalidas Marg, which Akhilesh Yadav of the Samajwadi Party occupied for the last five years.
Press Trust of India | Sunday March 19, 2017
The Committee of Administrators (COA) has uploaded the new Memorandum of Associations (MOA) and Rules & Regulations of BCCI which clearly state that there could only be one full member from one state.
India News | Nikhil Pandhi | Monday March 20, 2017
A long time RSS pracharak, Trivendra Singh Rawat was sworn-in as the ninth Chief Minister of Uttarakhand yesterday. Besides him, seven cabinet ministers and two state ministers also took oath in Dehradun's historic parade ground.
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