30 Dec 2014
Dehradun: With an eye on increasing the revenue collection of Uttarakhand's Forest Development Corporation, Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday directed the body to sell the fallen and dried trees and bring small rivers under the ambit of mining.
22 Jul 2014
New Delhi: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) will fast-track development of natural gas discoveries in its Krishna Godavari basin block with first gas planned no later than April 1, 2018.
31 Jul 2014
Dehradun: Three women were killed in their sleep, three others went missing and a man was critically injured when a cloudburst hit Netad village in Tehri district, flattening their houses in the wee hours on Thursday.
24 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Oil regulator Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) has invited bids for issuing licenses for retailing Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) and piped cooking gas in 20 cities like Haridwar and Aligarh.
15 Dec 2014
New Delhi: India's response to disasters is not "adequate" and multiple agencies involved in this task need to step up their preparedness to a level ensuring that no person dies of human error, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju on Monday said.
17 Apr 2015
Siliguri: The cycle rally organized by Indian Army to create awareness on social issues reached Siliguri town on Friday after covering a distance of around 2,000 kilometres.
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.
03 Aug 2014
Dehradun: Describing the last six months under Harish Rawat's chief ministership as "highly disappointing", Opposition BJP in Uttarakhand on Saturday alleged that the morale of wrongdoers has got a boost under his rule in the calamity-hit state where ground realities remain unchanged.
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.
21 Feb 2015
New Delhi: In what could be termed as a major medical breakthrough, scientists have been carrying out tests utilizing microscopic stealth drones, made from plastic-like material and about 1,000 times smaller than the tip of a human hair.