19 Dec 2014
Dehradun: With icy winds sweeping the state the Uttarakhand government has asked the District Magistrates to take measures to ensure that there are no deaths due to cold. Chief Minister Harish Rawat reviewed the cold situation in the state through a video-conference, an official release issued on Friday said.
18 Dec 2014
Lucknow/Dehradun: Intense cold wave conditions accompanied by snowfall have left 24 people dead in Uttarakhand, officials said on Thursday. Officials in the hill state of Uttarakhand said two persons have died in Haldwani, three in Nainital, six in Bhimtal and Bageshwar areas, while nearly 13 died due to the inclement weather in the Kumaon region since Tuesday.
16 Dec 2014
Dehradun: BJP on Tuesday demanded immediate resignation of the Uttrakhand government on moral grounds for the "deteriorating" law and order situation in the state.
13 Dec 2014
Dehradhun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has announced that a state-level committee will be constituted to prepare a Detailed Project Report (DPR) on different projects of the state related to Union Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation.
13 Dec 2014
New Delhi: There is a strong sense of apprehension and uncertainty among states like Uttarakhand following the Union Government's proposal to wind up the Planning Commission, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said on Saturday.
06 Dec 2014
Roorkie (Uttarakhand): A 10-year-old boy was killed on Saturday in an explosion here that took place metres away from a college, where Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) was holding an event to mark the anniversary of Babri mosque demolition.
28 Nov 2014
Dehradun: Amid an uproar over the rape and murder of a minor girl, Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Thursday held a meeting with senior police officials to review law and order situation of the state and asked them to leave no stone unturned in nabbing criminals.
02 Dec 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand and neighbouring Uttar Pradesh have tremendous tourism potential and it was high time the two states worked on joint ventures in the sector, Governor Aziz Qureshi said on Tuesday.
29 Nov 2014
Dehradun: Alleging lapses in law and order in Uttarakhand following the rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl in Haldwani, BJP on Saturday demanded resignation of Chief Minister Harish Rawat on moral grounds.
29 Nov 2014
Gangtok: Indian pilgrims would be able to visit Kailash Mansarovar in the Tibetan Autonomous Region of China through the new route of Nathula in Sikkim from next year, state Tourism department officials said here on Saturday.