16 Sep 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand's resident commissioner on Tuesday handed over a cheque of Rs 10 crore to his Jammu and Kashmir counterpart in New Delhi on behalf of Chief Minister Harish Rawat for the flood-hit people of the state.
15 Sep 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala has received nine percent excess rainfall till September 10, contrary to some earlier weather reports that predicted deficit during this South West monsoon season.
12 Sep 2014
Dehradun: A special scheme will be launched in Uttarakhand on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti on October 2 to ensure food security for old women, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said.
09 Sep 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand on Tuesday offered expertise, logistics and a financial assistance of Rs 10 crore for the flood-hit people of Jammu and Kashmir.
09 Sep 2014
Pithoragarh: The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, which began in June, concluded on Tuesday as the last and 18th batch of pilgrims left for New Delhi from Kathgodam in Uttarakhand.
06 Sep 2014
Dehradun: A little over 12 percent of teenagers across Uttarakhand consume tobacco products, a survey has found. Releasing Uttarakhand Youth Tobacco Survey report here on Friday, Additional Chief Secretary S Raju said a total of 12.2 percent of teenage students in the state use tobacco products in their different forms especially smoking.
05 Sep 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand government is working on a new power policy which will encourage local entrepreneurship in the power sector and hand over maintenance of micro and small hydel projects to the Gram Sabhas, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said.
03 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Lesser hydel power generation due to deficient monsoon and unavailability of sufficient coal has put pressure on thermal power projects facing electricity crisis, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said.
18 Jul 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat directed the officials to expedite removal of silt from major rivers so that populated areas located close to their banks are safe from flooding.
06 Sep 2014
Islamabad: At least 110 people have been killed and 148 others injured in torrential monsoon rains in Pakistan that have wreaked havoc across the country as troops raced to evacuate people from deluged areas.