04 Jun 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand has joined the list of states to ban the sale of Maggi with samples of the popular food product failing laboratory tests. "A decision to ban the sale of Maggi was taken late last night in public interest by the Food Security Department as 2 of a 300 odd samples of the food product failed laboratory tests," Principal Secretary Health Om Prakash told reporters.
28 Nov 2014
Dehradun: Amid an uproar over the rape and murder of a minor girl, Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Thursday held a meeting with senior police officials to review law and order situation of the state and asked them to leave no stone unturned in nabbing criminals.
04 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Senior CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury sought to brush aside differences with the official political-tactical line moved by General Secretary Prakash Karat, saying such things were "natural" in a democratic party.
26 May 2015
New Delhi: The Uttarakhand Board of School Education (UBSE) on Tuesday announced its 12th class Intermediate and 10th class High School Board exam results 2015 on official UBSE results website uaresults.nic.in and Uttarakhand Board's authorised website ubse.uk.gov.in.
07 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Transport and Social Welfare Minister Surendra Rakesh died on Saturday after a protracted battle with cancer, a government spokesman said.
05 Sep 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat expressed concern over the high drop-out rate in government schools of the state and asked teachers to look into the factors which have caused government schools to lag behind private schools and prepare a roadmap to enhance their standards.
25 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Instead of blindly aping the West, India should adapt what is from the outside world to its needs as espoused by BJP ideologue Deendayal Upadhyaya and pursue "ethical and restrained" use of natural resources for development, senior RSS functionary Suresh Soni said on Saturday.
21 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Describing Shiv Sena as a "natural ally", BJP on Tuesday dropped hints that it would prefer the estranged saffron party to be a partner in its government in Maharashtra even while NCP's unconditional support continues to be on offer.
18 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Government on Saturday approved raising natural gas price to USD 5.61 per mmBtu from November 1 but Reliance Industries will continue to get current USD 4.2 rate till it makes up for shortfall in output from KG-D6 block.
01 Mar 2014
Dehradun: The Uttarakhand government has decided to provide compensation to shopkeepers who lost their goods in the last year's calamity and give concession to over five lakh consumers in water tax.