19 Mar 2016
Dehradun: Accusing BJP of misrepresenting facts, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today claimed he still enjoys a majority in the Uttarakhand Assembly and was ready to prove it on the floor of the House.
09 Jul 2016
Dehradun: Chief Minister Harish Rawat has accepted opposition BJP's "challenge" for an open debate on the sting operation case in which he has been purportedly shown negotiating a deal to buy support of disgruntled party MLAs at the time of the recent political crisis in Uttarakhand.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Expressing grief over the loss of lives in torrential rains in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to families of the victims.
24 May 2016
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation today began questioning Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat in an alleged political horse-trading case, in the wake of a "sting" video showing him offering bribes to buy legislative support in the state assembly.
08 May 2016
Dehradun: Ousted Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today alleged that Central agencies were being misused to "harass" MLAs and leaders, who were being threatened and their phones were getting tapped ahead of the trust vote in the state Assembly on Tuesday.
05 May 2016
New Delhi: The CBI today summoned former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat for questioning in connection with a preliminary enquiry (PE) into the controversial sting CD in which he was purportedly seen talking to middlemen in a bid to strike a deal with dissident Congress MLAs.
02 May 2016
Dehradun: Noting that Harish Rawat's virtual admission of his presence in the sting CD which purportedly showed him negotiating a money deal to buy support of rebel MLAs amounted to his confession of the "crime", BJP in Uttarakhand today asked the ousted chief minister to give an answer to the people of Uttarakhand.
02 May 2016
Dehradun: Deposed Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, who had so far been insisting the sting CD of him was "fake", yesterday virtually accepted his presence in the video.
01 Apr 2016
Nainital: Uttarakhand High Court today adjourned for three weeks the hearing on a PIL against deposed chief minister Harish Rawat seeking filing of a criminal case on the basis of a sting video which allegedly showed him offering bribe to win back rebel Congress MLAs.
27 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Noting that the new rail budget makes no provision either for survey of new tracks nor any announcement of new trains for Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said it has disappointed him not just as CM but also personally.