A student of IIT, Roorkee, drowned in the Ganga river near Shivpuri in Rishikesh when he went to the riverside for a bath along with a group of friends, police said here on Saturday.
Drawing attention to the limited resources at the disposal of?Himalayan states, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday requested Union Minister Sushma Swaraj to take up with the Centre the issue of maintaining the state's special category status which helped it get generous help from the Centre in the past.
When lakhs of people in flood-ravaged Uttarakhand went hungry during the 2013 disaster, officials of the state government savoured mutton chops, chicken, milk and cottage cheese in the course of their Rs 7000 per day hotel stay supervising relief efforts.
There is good news regarding Hemkund yatra. With a four kilometre road from base camp Govind Ghat to Pulna being operational, the administration is giving permission to locals to operate taxis.
A local court in Haridwar on Thursday rejected the bail plea of yoga guru Baba Ramdev's brother Ram Bharat and sent him to 14 days judicial custody in connection with a clash between Patanjali Food and Herbal Park's staff and members of a transport union, which had led to the death of one person.
One person was shot dead and four others were injured on Thursday when a clash broke out between security guards on duty at Ramdev's Patanjali Food and Herbal Park in Padartha area and members of a truck union, police said.
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Wednesday refuted allegations by some BJP leaders that ambitious centrally sponsored schemes related to Ganga were not progressing at the desired pace due to non-cooperation of the state government.
Uttarakhand Governor KK Paul will honour students who attained top positions in the High School and Intermediate examinations of Uttarakhand Board on June 6.
With a motor road built between Govindghat and Pulna, the 22-km trek to the Himalayan Sikh shrine of Hemkund Sahib has been reduced by four km.
The Uttarakhand Board of School Education (UBSE) declared the results of the Class 10th and Class 12th board exam 2015 results on Tuesday.
The Uttaranchal board class 10th results 2015 have been declared by the Uttarakhand Board of School Education at 11:30 am on Tuesday.
Uttarakhand Class 12th Result 2015 have been announced by the Uttarakhand Vidhyalayee Shiksha Parishad today.
Uttarakhand Board Class 10 results 2015 were declared on uaresults.nic.in on May 26 (Tuesday).
Uttarakhand Board Class 12 results 2015 were declared on uaresults.nic.in on May 26 (Tuesday).
The Uttaranchal board class 10th results 2015 are likely to be declared by the Uttarakhand Board of School Education at 11 am on Tuesday.
Uttarakhand Class 12th Result 2015 are expected to be announced on Tuesday by the Uttarakhand Vidhyalayee Shiksha Parishad.
The Uttarakhand Vidhyalayee Shiksha Parishad will declare the Uttarakhand Board Results 2015 for Class 12 today on May 26.
The Uttarakhand Board results for Class 10 will be declared today on May 26.
A man who had come to perform the last rites of his father at the convergence of the Mandakini and Alaknanda in Rudraprayag district and his nephew ?were swept away by the strong currents of the two rivers.
Amid rising demands for a cabinet reshuffle by a section of Congress leaders, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Sunday said decision on the same would be taken by the party high command.
Nainital will soon become the first district in Uttarakhand to launch an effective system of solid waste management in rural areas.
Alleging total collapse of law and order in Uttarakhand, Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly Ajay Bhatt on Saturday said police has not been able to track down the driver who was responsible for collision with one of the escort vehicles in his convoy.
Senior BJP leader Ajay Bhatt on Friday said that he was ready to head any committee formed to probe the incident in which a woman masquerading as a trainee IAS officer stayed at the Lal Bahadur Shastri Administrative Academy in Mussoorie.
The body of Uttar Pradesh Cabinet minister Shahid Manzoor's daughter Abida, who was feared drowned in the Ganga river in Rishikesh, was recovered here on Thursday, 11 days after the mishap.
With a view to consolidate infrastructure along Chardham yatra route, Uttarakhand Chief Minster Harish Rawat has said a separate ropeway corporation will be set up to expand the ropeway network in the state.
Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh on Saturday decided to equally share the benefits of the proposed 660-MW Kishau dam multi-purpose project, resolving the persisting dispute between the two neighbouring states over it.
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has turned down state police's request seeking a CBI probe into the unauthorised stay of a woman at the IAS training academy in Mussoorie for over six months masquerading as a probationer.
One Urdu teacher each will be appointed in every school where the number of minority students is 10 or more, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has said.
With the ruling Congress in Uttarakhand attaining a majority in the state Assembly last month, there is a renewed demand from within the party to cut down the share of cabinet berths of its ally Progressive Democratic Front and anoint some of its own MLAs as ministers.
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