Uttarakhand News

Uttarakhand CM orders inquiry into flood scam

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Sunday said that he has ordered an inquiry into the flood relief scam, adding that strict action would be initiated against those responsible.

Harish Rawat issues orders to stop mining along Ganga riverbed

Under pressure from 'Save Ganga' activists, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday issued directives to Haridwar district administration asking it to stop all mining activities on the river bed.

Former Uttarakhand CM calls for CBI inquiry into flood scam

Former Uttarakhand chief minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on Saturday blamed the Harish Rawat government in the state for the flood scam and demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) inquiry into the matter.

BJP demands CBI probe into 'loot' of Uttarakhand flood relief funds

 With the state Information Commission finding irregularities in disbursal of funds meant for relief operations in Uttarakhand post the 2013 floods, Opposition BJP on Saturday demanded resignation by state government and sought a CBI probe into the alleged "loot" of aid money.

Three Gorkha Rifles jawans injured in explosion

 Three Gorkha Rifles jawans were injured when a grenade in their truck went off in the high security Garhi Cantonment area here this afternoon.

2013 flood relief scam: Uttarakhand CM orders probe
2013 flood relief scam: Uttarakhand CM orders probe

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday ordered an inquiry into alleged inflated and forged bills submitted by state government officials during the relief works of 2013 floods.

IIT Roorkee student drowns in Ganga

 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.

Rawat asks Swaraj to bat for Uttarakhand's special status

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.

2013 Uttarakhand floods: RTI reveals officers on relief duty relished mutton, gulabjamuns
2013 Uttarakhand floods: RTI reveals officers on relief duty relished mutton, gulabjamuns

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.

Hemkund yatra: Now, 4 km less walk for pilgrims

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.

Baba Ramdev's brother sent to 14-day judicial custody

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 shot dead in clash outside Patanjali Food park, Ramdev's brother detained

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: Rawat refutes BJP allegations about non-cooperation from state

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.

Paul to honour Uttarakhand school toppers

Uttarakhand Governor KK Paul will honour students who attained top positions in the High School and Intermediate examinations of Uttarakhand Board on June 6.

Trek to Hemkund Sahib reduced by 4 km

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.

70.68% students clear UBSE Class 10 exams; Class 12 pass percentage at 74.54
70.68% students clear UBSE Class 10 exams; Class 12 pass percentage at 74.54

The Uttarakhand Board of School Education (UBSE) declared the results of the Class 10th and Class 12th board exam 2015 results on Tuesday.

UBSE (ubse.uk.gov.in) Class 10 Results 2015: Uttarakhand Board Class X Exam Results 2015 declared
UBSE (ubse.uk.gov.in) Class 10 Results 2015: Uttarakhand Board Class X Exam Results 2015 declared

The Uttaranchal board class 10th results 2015 have been declared by the Uttarakhand Board of School Education at 11:30 am on Tuesday.

UBSE Results 2015 (ubse.uk.gov.in): Uttarakhand Class 12th Results 2015 declared
UBSE Results 2015 (ubse.uk.gov.in): Uttarakhand Class 12th Results 2015 declared

 Uttarakhand Class 12th Result 2015 have been announced by the Uttarakhand Vidhyalayee Shiksha Parishad today.

Uttarakhand Board Class 10 Result on uaresults.nic.in

Uttarakhand Board Class 10 results 2015 were declared on uaresults.nic.in on May 26 (Tuesday).

Check uaresults.nic.in for Uttarakhand Board Class 12 result 2015

Uttarakhand Board Class 12 results 2015 were declared on uaresults.nic.in on May 26 (Tuesday).

UBSE (ubse.uk.gov.in) Class 10 Results 2015: Uttarakhand Board Class X Exam Results 2015 to be announced today shortly
UBSE (ubse.uk.gov.in) Class 10 Results 2015: Uttarakhand Board Class X Exam Results 2015 to be announced today shortly

The Uttaranchal board class 10th results 2015 are likely to be declared by the Uttarakhand Board of School Education at 11 am on Tuesday.

UBSE Results 2015 (ubse.uk.gov.in): Uttarakhand Class 12th Result 2015 to be announced today shortly
UBSE Results 2015 (ubse.uk.gov.in): Uttarakhand Class 12th Result 2015 to be announced today shortly

Uttarakhand Class 12th Result 2015 are expected to be announced on Tuesday by the Uttarakhand Vidhyalayee Shiksha Parishad.

Uttarakhand 12th Result 2015 to be announced today on May 26
Uttarakhand 12th Result 2015 to be announced today on May 26

The Uttarakhand Vidhyalayee Shiksha Parishad will declare the Uttarakhand Board Results 2015 for Class 12 today on May 26.

UEEB Class 10 Results 2015: Uttarakhand Board Class X Exam Results  2015 to be announced today on May 26
UEEB Class 10 Results 2015: Uttarakhand Board Class X Exam Results 2015 to be announced today on May 26

The Uttarakhand Board results for Class 10 will be declared today on May 26.

Uttarakhand: Man, nephew washed away while performing father's last rites

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.

Congress high command to decide on cabinet reshuffle: Uttarakhand CM

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 to launch solid waste management system for rural areas

Nainital will soon become the first district in Uttarakhand to launch an effective system of solid waste management in rural areas.

Ajay Bhatt alleges total collapse of law and order in Uttarakhand

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.

Ready to head any govt panel to probe fake IAS trainee case: BJP leader

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.