28 Aug 2012
Diploma holder engineers of Uttarakhand who are continuing their strike demanding increase in their grade pay scale are most likely to suspend all construction works from Tuesday under the second phase of their agitation.
12 Sep 2012
Cracking the whip on striking employees, Uttarakhand government has suspended 18 security personnel and probationers deployed at the state secretariat and Assembly premises.
04 Jan 2013
Uttarakhand government has decided to strictly implement "no work no pay" regulation to discourage government employees from resorting to frequent strikes in support of their demands.
09 Sep 2012
Acting tough against striking employees both in protest and in favour of SC/ST reservation in promotion, the Uttarakhand government on Saturday said officials who do not return to work by September 10 will be considered absent and their salary deducted on 'no work no pay' basis.
07 Sep 2012
An organisation of Uttarakhand government employees opposing proposed quota in promotion for SCs and STs in government jobs on Thursday decided to postpone its strike.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Expressing grief over the loss of lives in torrential rains in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to families of the victims.
01 Jul 2016
Pithoragarh/Gopeshwar: Twelve persons were killed and 25 others were missing as torrential rains and landslides hit Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh and Chamoli districts in the wee hours today, burying villages in sludge with many residents trapped under the debris.
29 Aug 2016
Kolkata: Reserve Bank of India workers and employees have decided to join the September 2 nationwide day-long strike called by central trade unions.
18 May 2016
Dehradun: Soaring temperatures in Uttarakhand reignited forest fires in the hill state today, with nearly 180 hectares of green cover gutted in the fresh fire incidents in Uttarkashi district.
02 Jul 2016
Dehradun: At least 14 bodies have been recovered so far from the debris in villages which were buried in a cloud burst in Uttarakhand, police said today. As many as 39 people were feared dead yesterday in the incident that occurred in six villages of Chamoli and Pithoragarh districts, the police said.