30 Sep 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Police chief BS Sidhu on Tuesday favoured commissionerate system of police administration, saying it gives more legal powers to the force for better law and order in the state.
30 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Salman Khan is known to be generous when it comes to helping newcomers in the industry. He has spotted a lot of talent in the past and buzz has it that thanks to him, India’s first vegetarian wrestler, Varinder Singh Ghuman, who will be seen in Kamal Sadanah’s directorial debut, Roar: Tigers of the Sunderbans, will also star in a film based on Gama Pehalwan.
22 Sep 2014
Dehradun: A new community radio went on air in Uttarakhand to disseminate information to two lakh people in 200 remote villages in the disaster–prone Rudraprayag district.
15 Sep 2014
Toronto: Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi-starrer 'Tigers', which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) recently, will hit theatres in India in January 2015.
24 Sep 2014
Dehradun: Around 400 Sanskrit scholars from across the country and abroad will gather here to participate in the first of its kind International Sanskrit Conference to be held here at the Raj Bhawan.
18 Sep 2014
New Delhi: National Human Rights Commission has issued a notice to the Uttarakhand government following reports of students being forced to wear helmets in classes due to dilapidated condition of school buildings.
16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Commercial Bollywood films may be his ‘bread and butter’ but Emraan Hashmi says he is keen to take risks and do projects that scare him as a performer post his ‘creatively satisfying’ turns in 'Shanghai' and Danis Tanovic's upcoming movie 'Tigers'.
23 Jan 2014
Dehradun: Six tigers and 86 leopards were killed in Uttarakhand in a space of 14 months since the beginning of 2012, as unnatural factors like illegal poaching and accidents have been the prime reasons behind the death of 32 of them, says an official report.
02 Sep 2014
Panaji: Exotic variety of deers, monitor lizards, wild boars, bears and even leopards and tigers are favourite game for Goa's poachers who have freely trapped and shot wildlife in the state's five wildlife sanctuaries over the last couple of years, official records show.
16 Sep 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand's resident commissioner on Tuesday handed over a cheque of Rs 10 crore to his Jammu and Kashmir counterpart in New Delhi on behalf of Chief Minister Harish Rawat for the flood-hit people of the state.