01 Nov 2016
New Delhi: The CM on Tuesday announced Rs 10 lakh for the family of Ramashankar Yadav. He further said that Rs 5 lakh would be given for his daughter's marriage.
07 May 2016
Dehradun: Ahead of the crucial floor test on May 10, Congress and BJP are issuing whips to their MLAs as they try to keep their flock together.
02 Feb 2014
Dehradun: Shortly after being sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Harish Rawat on Saturday showered praises on his predecessor Vijay Bahuguna, saying he salutes him for doing an exemplary job during the mid-June natural calamity that shook the whole nation.
17 Sep 2013
Dehradun: Opposition BJP in Uttarakhand on Tuesday demanded extension state Assembly's three-day session by at least four more days saying it was too brief considering the number of issues to be discussed.
23 Mar 2014
Dehradun: Amid changing political equations in Uttarakhand after Pauri MP and party heavyweight Satpal Maharaj quit Congress, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Sunday claimed that the party stands united with all its MLAs intact and is ready to take on BJP in the coming Lok Sabha polls.
14 Aug 2016
Imphal: Days after she ended her epic 16-year-long fast, Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila today said there is no change in her decision to take a plunge into politics, notwithstanding the opposition to it and hoped to make a "new beginning" in her campaign for the repeal of the contentious AFSPA in the state.
03 Feb 2014
Dehradun: With an eye on Lok Sabha polls, BJP on Monday appointed its senior leader Uma Bharti the election in-charge of the party for Uttarakhand.
07 Oct 2016
New Delhi: By saying that PM Modi should stop indulging in "Khoon Ki Dalali", Rahul Gandhi has given a new colour to a controversy which has kept India on edge for past two weeks.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Expressing grief over the loss of lives in torrential rains in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to families of the victims.
01 Jul 2016
Pithoragarh/Gopeshwar: Twelve persons were killed and 25 others were missing as torrential rains and landslides hit Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh and Chamoli districts in the wee hours today, burying villages in sludge with many residents trapped under the debris.