Cong MP to raise issue of people to be displaced by dam

Congress MP from Uttarakhand Mahendra Singh Mahra said today the party will strongly raise the issue of people who would be displaced by the proposed Pancheshwar dam in Rajya Sabha during the winter session. "The public hearing of the proposed project was completed in a hurry giving no …

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UP hands over Haridwar hotel to U’khand

After being voted to power Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat took keen interest in solving pending issues and met UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath several times. Rawat said, “In the assets distribution case the UP government has decided to officially hand over the Haridwar-based …

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SP MLA gets bail from U’khand HC in assault case

Bijnor: Samajwadi Party's Nagina MLA Manoj Paras got bail from the Uttarakhand high court on Tuesday in a 2013 assault and abduction case. He was sent … Uttarakhand police had registered a case against all accused under sections 452, 365, 442, 504, 506, 323, 171 of India Penal Code. According …

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SP MLA gets bail from U’khand HC in assault case

Bijnor: Samajwadi Party's Nagina MLA Manoj Paras got bail from the Uttarakhand high court on Tuesday in a 2013 assault and abduction case. They had got bail in the case while the SP MLA was at large. He surrendered himself in the court on November 4 last year and filed a bail plea in high court.

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WEATHER-WARNING (BES9)

Dense to very dense fog at many places very likely over Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Bihar; at a few places over Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Chandigarh and Punjab and at isolated places over Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura, Uttarakhand, Coastal Andhra Pradesh; Dense fog at isolated …

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Spring fest to start on Feb 24

During a meeting, the governor said, “The festival aims at giving a boost to floriculture and cultivation of medicinal and aromatic plants. Through floriculture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's objective to double the income of farmers can be achieved.”On February 24, folk artistes of Uttarakhand will present …

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Collectorate employees on 2-day strike

Employees boycotted work after a strike call by Uttarakhand Collectorate Ministerial Employees Union (UCMEU).Rajender Kumar, head of UCMEU, said, “Our demand for 10% reservation on nayab tehsildar's post has been pending for many years. DEHRADUN: Work at tehsil offices came to a halt on …

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Champion seeks OBC berth in Uttarakhand cabinet

The discontentment among legislators over “non-distribution of ministerial responsibilities” in Uttarakhand continues with another MLA raising his voice over the issue. Champion said that non-inclusion of any OBC candidate in the cabinet has caused discontentment among the community, which has …

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Loan for women engaged in cottage industry on cards

Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a function, he said Uttarakhand has highly skilled women and women self-help groups engaged in both the sectors. “Yet, we will prefer local entrepreneurs engaged in printing industry so that their income could get a boost, which will be good for their future,” he …

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