27 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Noting that the new rail budget makes no provision either for survey of new tracks nor any announcement of new trains for Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat said it has disappointed him not just as CM but also personally.
23 Feb 2015
Dhaka: The death toll in Bangladesh's ferry disaster on Monday rose to 70 after divers recovered more bodies from the Padma River in which an overcrowded boat with over 150 passengers sank after colliding with a trawler.
25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Amidst the hullabaloo over the 'sabbatical' of Rahul Gandhi ahead of the key Budget Session of Parliament, a Congress leader on Wednesday claimed that contrary to popular perception that the Gandhi scion is enjoying holidays in Bangkok, the Congress vice president is camping in Uttarakhand.
24 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Adequate funds are available for all states to deal with possible disasters and the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has not abandoned any project mid-way, government said on Tuesday.
07 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand government on Saturday launched its ambitious "Himalaya Darshan" programme as part of its ongoing efforts to boost tourism in the state.
04 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand government will launch a "Himalaya Darshan" programme next week as part of its ongoing efforts to put the state's tourism industry back on track which was hit hard by the 2013 calamity.
20 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has asked the administration of all the 13 districts of the state to take effective steps for the disposal of land related disputes.
13 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Expressing disappointment over low and varying credit-deposit ratio of banks in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday said the state government is not getting the cooperation expected from banks in the development of the state.
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.
18 Feb 2015
Dehradun/Gurgaon: Congress Rajya Sabha member from Uttarakhand Manorama Dobriyal Sharma (59) died on Wednesday following a brief illness at a private hospital in Gurgaon.