27 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday said the sudden dissolution of the Planning Commission may be responsible for the delay in Central funds reaching the states, alleging that the central assistance sought for police modernisation in the state is still awaited.
23 Jan 2015
Chandrapur: The rich natural heritage of Chandrapur forms the theme of a calendar for 2015 designed by the district chapter of Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH).
22 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Underlining Uttarakhand's strategic importance, Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Thursday asked the Centre to accord top priority to pending rail projects for the border state and sought relaxation in norms in view of its challenging weather conditions and limited resources.
21 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Tiger population in Uttarakhand has risen from 227 to 340 since the last census, becoming the second state in the country after Karnataka with the highest number of tigers.
30 Dec 2014
Washington: NASA scientists have designed an ape-like robot that can go into places dangerous for human rescuers and execute tasks such as lifting debris off survivors.
18 Jan 2015
Dehradun: An alert has been sounded in the high-altitude districts of Uttarakhand in view of a communication from the Centre predicting snow avalanches in areas located above 2,500 metres in the hill state.
16 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Underlining the need to conserve energy in all its forms, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday said unless it is made a part of the people's lifestyle the scarce resources of energy cannot be conserved.
09 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Relief work began Friday in Pithoragarh and Chamoli towns of Uttarakhand which were hit by a snow storm on Thursday, officials said on Friday.
19 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat laid foundation stones of development projects worth Rs 175.99 crore in Bageshwar district.
15 Dec 2014
New York: The US National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Ohio-based Kent State University USD 300,000 grant to study public responses to disaster warnings and alerts across social media.