24 Dec 2013
Dehradun: The picturesque town of Mussoorie and its neighbouring areas were covered with thick sheets of snow drawing hordes of tourists as cold wave, sweeping Uttarakhand, tightened its grip with mercury plummeting at several places.
11 Feb 2014
Cairo: Assailants blew up a natural gas pipeline early on Tuesday in Egypt, a security source said. The source told Xinhua that the incident took place in Arish city in the North Sinai governorate.
02 Jan 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna will hold a 'Meet the People' programme at his official residence in Dehradun this Sunday to interact with them and understand their problems.
28 Mar 2014
Dehradun: The defection of senior Congress leader Satpal Maharaj into the BJP has brought about a new political equation in Devbhoomi’ Uttarakhand.
03 Feb 2014
Dehradun: With an eye on Lok Sabha polls, BJP on Monday appointed its senior leader Uma Bharti the election in-charge of the party for Uttarakhand.
25 Dec 2013
Dehradun: The upper age limit for direct recruitment in government jobs in Uttarakhand has been reduced from 40 to 35 years following an interim order of the state High Court.
20 Nov 2013
Dehradun: Relaxing admission norms for children hit by the June natural calamity, the Uttarakhand government will give them admission in Rajiv Gandhi Navoday Vidyalayas without an entrance test while those orphaned in the tragedy will be given free education.
30 Dec 2013
Dehradun: In a shocking revelation, it has come to light that ration meant for flood-hit people in Uttarakhand kept rotting in government godowns, while they are still crying for help. The villagers have also filed complaints that sacks full of foodgrains were thrown in the Gori river.
08 Feb 2014
London: Prime Minister David Cameron visited flood-hit areas in Britain following criticism of his government's handling of a crisis that has left swathes of the country under water.
17 Sep 2013
Dehradun: Opposition BJP in Uttarakhand on Tuesday demanded extension state Assembly's three-day session by at least four more days saying it was too brief considering the number of issues to be discussed.