07 Mar 2014
Dehradun: With the announcement of Lok Sabha election dates, all the major political parties in Uttarakhand have geared up for polls. Though Bhartiya Janta Party and Congress are yet to announce their candidates for the five Lok Sabha seats in the state, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Samajwadi Party (SP) have gone ahead by announcing their candidates.
07 Mar 2014
Dehradun: Calling Harish Rawat a ‘bigger failure’ than his predecessor Vijay Bahuguna, the Bharatiya Janata Party has accused the new Uttarakhand Chief Minister of doing nothing except visiting flood-hit areas and laying foundation stones of new projects.
06 Mar 2014
Dehradun: Laptops will be distributed among students who would score over 80 percent marks in class 12 examination of state board and also to those who would secure more than 70 percent marks in higher, technological and medical education in Uttarakhand.
04 Mar 2014
Dehradun: Over 400 police constables in Uttarakhand, who were dismissed for violating rules by applying for their job from two districts simultaneously, will be re-inducted into the force.
01 Mar 2014
Dehradun: The Uttarakhand government has decided to provide compensation to shopkeepers who lost their goods in the last year's calamity and give concession to over five lakh consumers in water tax.
05 Mar 2014
Dehradun: A corpus fund of Rs 10 crore each will be given to the District Magistrates of Rudraprayag, Chamoli and Uttarkashi districts, which bore the brunt of last year's calamity, to ensure that road reconstruction work by the Border Road Organization (BRO) goes on uninterrupted on Char Dham pilgrimage route.
01 Mar 2014
Rishikesh: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday advocated creation of a zero-pollution zone in the hill state to present a model of environment conservation to the world.
01 Nov 2013
Dehradun: To ensure that people in flood-hit Uttarakhand are ready to face natural calamities in the future, the Centre wants rehabilitation work of a permanent nature, NDMA member VK Duggal said.
25 Feb 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has launched 52 schemes worth Rs 463.16 lakh under the minority development fund in minority concentration areas in the state.
28 Oct 2013
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna said that the state government would pay adequate compensation to farmers for damaged crops and washed-away farmland in the wake of the June deluge.