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<strong>Uttarakhand</strong> should have got a Union Cabinet berth: Rawat

Uttarakhand should have got a Union Cabinet berth: Rawat

19 Nov 2014

Dehradun: Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Wednesday said Uttarakhand should have been given representation in the Union Cabinet but expressed confidence that Narendra Modi government will continue UPA's "policy of sympathy" towards Himalayan states especially Uttarakhand which was ravaged by unprecedented floods last year.

Uttarakhand,   Chief Minister,   Harish Rawat,   Cabinet berth,   Modi government,   Narendra Modi,   Union Cabinet,  
Uttarkhand government lacks will to fight corruption: Khanduri

Uttarkhand government lacks will to fight corruption: Khanduri

20 Nov 2014

Dehradun: In a scathing attack on Congress government in Uttarakhand, former chief minister B C Khanduri on Thursday alleged that it was trying to make Lokayukta "toothless and ineffective" with the new legislation and lacked the will to fight corruption.

Uttarkhand government,   corruption,   Congress,   Uttarakhand,   B C Khanduri,   Lokayukta bill,   legislation,   Parliament,   Lokpal bill,  
Oil Ministry to move Cabinet to allow private firm in CBM mining

Oil Ministry to move Cabinet to allow private firm in CBM mining

17 Nov 2014

New Delhi: After allowing Coal India Ltd to produce natural gas from coal seams (CBM), the Oil Ministry is proposing to give licence to other public and private sector firms to produce CBM from their existing coal mines.

Coal India,   Natural gas,   Coal seams,   CBM,   Oil Ministry,   Private sector,   Coal mines ,  
Over two million displaced in India due to <strong>natural</strong> <strong>disasters</strong> in 2013

Over two million displaced in India due to natural disasters in 2013

18 Sep 2014

United Nations: About 2.14 million people were displaced in India last year due to natural disasters, according to a United Nations-backed report which said the country was third after the Philippines and China to record the highest levels of displacement in 2013. The report 'Global Estimates 2014: people displaced by disasters' said 22 million people worldwide were displaced in 2013 by disasters sparked largely by earthquakes or climate, almost three times more than by conflict in the same year.

two million displaced,   India,   natural disasters,   UN report,   ,  
BC Khanduri adopts Devli Bhanigram village in <strong>Uttarakhand</strong>

BC Khanduri adopts Devli Bhanigram village in Uttarakhand

13 Nov 2014

Dehradun: BJP MP from Pauri and former Chief Minister Bhuvan Chandra Khanduri has adopted Devli Bhanigram which lost 54 residents in last year's catastrophic deluge to develop it as a model village under Centre's ambitious Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana.

BC Khanduri,   Devli Bhanigram,   Uttarakhand,   Bhuvan Chandra Khanduri,   Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana,   Narendra Modi,  
India's 10 famous bird habitats in serious danger, says study

India's 10 famous bird habitats in serious danger, says study

17 Nov 2014

New Delhi: Unsustainable developmental policies and rising insensitivity towards nature have put "in serious danger" at least 10 of the country's famous bird habitats including Gujarat's Flamingo City, a new study says.

bird habitats,   Gujarat's Flamingo City,   Bombay Natural History Society,   Flamingo City,   Sardarpur Florican Sanctuary,   Ranebennur,   IBAs in Danger,  
<strong>Uttarakhand</strong> bans transportation of animals to Nepal for sacrifice

Uttarakhand bans transportation of animals to Nepal for sacrifice

12 Nov 2014

Dehradun: The state government on Wednesday put a ban on illegal transportation of animals from Uttarakhand's border districts to Nepal's Gadhimai Festival for sacrifice, in compliance with an interim order of the Supreme Court.

put a ban,   illegal transportation of animals,   Uttarakhand's border districts,   Nepal's Gadhimai Festival for sacrifice,   interim order,   Supreme Court,  
Congress' Manorama Dobariyal elected unopposed from <strong>Uttarakhand</strong> Rajya Sabha seat

Congress' Manorama Dobariyal elected unopposed from Uttarakhand Rajya Sabha seat

13 Nov 2014

Dehradun: Congress nominee Manorama Sharma Dobariyal was on Thursday declared elected unopposed from the only vacant Rajya Sabha seat in Uttarakhand.

Congress nominee,   Manorama Sharma Dobariyal,   elected unopposed,   from the only vacant,   Rajya Sabha seat,   Uttarakhand,  
NASA to utilize <strong>natural</strong> resources beyond Earth

NASA to utilize natural resources beyond Earth

03 Nov 2014

Washington: To enable missions into space, deeper than ever before, NASA is investing in technologies for In-Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU) the ability to find and use natural resources beyond the Earth.

NASA,   natural resources,   Earth,   ISRU,   Mars,   Sun,   Mars 2020 Rover,  
Education sector in <strong>Uttarakhand</strong> showing declining trend: Rawat

Education sector in Uttarakhand showing declining trend: Rawat

10 Nov 2014

Dehradun: On the 14th anniversary of Uttarakhand's formation, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said while the state has achieved a lot in all these years, several sectors, including education, are showing a declining trend.

Harish Rawat,   Education sector in Uttarakhand ,   Uttrakhand,   Vijay Bahuguna,   Congress,  

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