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.
07 Nov 2013
Dehradun: The strike by government employees in Uttarakhand came to an end after over a fortnight on Wednesday with the state government conceding most of their demands, including three promotions during service time.
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.
30 Mar 2016
Dehradun: The Centre today moved the Uttarakhand High Court challenging an interim order by a single bench directing a floor test in the Assembly on March 31, days after President's Rule was imposed in the state.