21 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A Supreme Court advocate has suggested setting up of an institution like 'Motor Accident Mediation Authority' to reduce the huge number of pending accident cases in courts across the country.
19 Dec 2014
Dehradun: With icy winds sweeping the state the Uttarakhand government has asked the District Magistrates to take measures to ensure that there are no deaths due to cold. Chief Minister Harish Rawat reviewed the cold situation in the state through a video-conference, an official release issued on Friday said.
18 Dec 2014
Lucknow/Dehradun: Intense cold wave conditions accompanied by snowfall have left 24 people dead in Uttarakhand, officials said on Thursday. Officials in the hill state of Uttarakhand said two persons have died in Haldwani, three in Nainital, six in Bhimtal and Bageshwar areas, while nearly 13 died due to the inclement weather in the Kumaon region since Tuesday.
16 Dec 2014
Dehradun: BJP on Tuesday demanded immediate resignation of the Uttrakhand government on moral grounds for the "deteriorating" law and order situation in the state.
13 Dec 2014
Dehradhun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has announced that a state-level committee will be constituted to prepare a Detailed Project Report (DPR) on different projects of the state related to Union Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation.
13 Dec 2014
New Delhi: There is a strong sense of apprehension and uncertainty among states like Uttarakhand following the Union Government's proposal to wind up the Planning Commission, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said on Saturday.
04 Dec 2014
Mau (UP): Six kindergarten children were killed and nine others injured when a school van was hit by a Varanasi-bound passenger train at an unmanned railway crossing in Mau district.
04 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday blamed the school van-driver for the accident at an unmanned railway crossing in Uttar Pradesh which claimed the lives of five children.
06 Dec 2014
Roorkie (Uttarakhand): A 10-year-old boy was killed on Saturday in an explosion here that took place metres away from a college, where Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) was holding an event to mark the anniversary of Babri mosque demolition.
03 Dec 2014
Kiev: Ukraine said on Wednesday there was "no threat" from an electrical fault at a nuclear power plant last week and that it would would be fixed by Friday.