18 Apr 2014
Dehradun: With less than a fortnight to go for the Char Dham yatra officials monitoring road repair and reconstruction work on the pilgrimage route have been asked to ensure everything is in place by April 30.
15 Apr 2014
Dehradun: Dub it as the ramification of a clear-cut Modi wave or the fear of anti-incumbency of its ten-year rule at the Centre, the Congress leaders in Uttarakhand are hesitating to put their feet in the waters of general elections this time around.
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.
11 Apr 2014
Mumbai: Uttarakhand, recovering from an unprecedented natural disaster last year, is all geared up to revive its tourism sector and pinning hopes on a good response to the annual Chardham Yatra beginning from May.
09 Apr 2014
Dehradun: Taking exception to Uttarakhand Assembly Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal's campaigning in favour of Congress candidates for the Lok Sabha polls, the BJP on Wednesday said he cannot behave like an ordinary party worker as he occupies a Constitutional post.
24 Mar 2014
Patna: Bihar is developing India's biggest grassland of over 800 acres in its only tiger reserve in the state's northeast to provide a wildlife friendly environment for the big cats, whose numbers have doubled in the last three years.
09 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat's wife Renuka Rawat and former chief minister Vijay Bahuguna's son Saket Bahuguna figure in the list of Lok Sabha candidates from Uttarakhand, which was announced by the Congress on Wednesday.
05 Apr 2014
Kotdwar: Often criticized by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for rolling out various schemes in a hurry, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday said that he is inspired by actor Anil Kapoor's character in the Bollywood flick 'Nayak', where he was made the Chief Minister for one day.
04 Apr 2014
Dehradun: Taunting senior Congress leaders that they are running away from electoral battlefield out of the fear of being defeated, Opposition BJP in Uttarakhand on Friday said this was the reason why the ruling party had still not announced its candidates for the five Lok Sabha seats in the hill state.
31 Mar 2014
Shimla: Rain and floods in tribal Kinnaur district and massive devastation in neighbouring Uttarakhand in the June deluge hit Himachal Pradesh's tourism industry in 2013 and tourist inflow dropped by 6.30 per cent as compared to 2012.