05 Feb 2016
Dehradun: Claiming that absence of rain for months in Uttarakhand destroyed crops on a large scale, opposition BJP yesterday asked Chief Minister Harish Rawat to declare it a drought-stricken state.
11 Jan 2016
Ghaziabad: The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) has issued notice to Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat for violating housing construction rules. Confirming the issuance of notice, GDA vice chairman Vijay Kumar Yadav said, “Yes, the notice has been issued for violation of housing construction rules”.
31 Dec 2015
Dehradun: Senior BJP member and Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly, Ajay Bhatt was today elected unopposed as new chief of the party's state unit as it prepares for the 2017 Assembly polls.
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.
24 Dec 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today asked the National Skill Development Corporation to deploy efficient master trainers in the state to impart better training to the youth.
25 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Actor Emraan Hashmi, who has made his international debut with the film 'Tigers', is feeling overwhelmed by the response to the film and has 'thanked' his fans for supporting him.
11 Dec 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand has sought Rs 500 crore from the central government to provide facilities for pilgrims for the Ardh Kumbh here in January-April.
08 Dec 2015
Dehradun: With assembly polls in Uttarakhand due in 2017, the churning in BJP to find a suitable candidate who could steer the party and mobilise the state organisation is on with a focus on second rung leaders of the party including Ajay Bhatt.
01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Government yesterday put the onus on the 22-year-old youth who was mauled by a white tiger in Delhi Zoo last year, saying he had defied warnings and landed in the enclosure due to his 'misadventure'.
07 Oct 2015
Mumbai: Debuting as Maharashtra's 'Tiger Ambassador' at a function held inside the Sanjay Gandhi National Park in Borivali East yesterday Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan said saving the endangered tiger was the responsibility of all citizens of the country.