Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday said the sudden dissolution of the Planning Commission may be responsible for the delay in Central funds reaching the states, alleging that the central assistance sought for police modernisation in the state is still awaited.
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday appealed to opposition BJP to refrain from using terms like "mining mafia" while attacking the government and said mining within legal sanctions is necessary to save cities located along the banks of rivers.
A teenage Delhi girl was chased and trampled to death by a wild elephant in Rajaji National Park area after her family decided to take an ancient and heavily forested route to reach Neelkanth temple in Pauri district.
Two days after a 12-year-old school boy was killed in an explosion in Roorkee town, Uttarakhand police have interrogated 8-10 persons even as the National Investigation Agency has started its probe into the blast.
Asking parents to draw lessons from the rape and murder of a minor in Haldwani, a senior Uttarakhand minister on Thursday appealed to them to keep an eye on their minor children if they take them to wedding ceremonies.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday held a meeting with his Uttarakhand counterpart Harish Rawat at the latter's official residence here and decided to create a mechanism to sort out issues of common interest especially better use of assets and properties?between the two neighbouring states.
Congress on Sunday alleged that the attack on Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat was a "conspiracy to kill him" and said the party responsible for the incident should be derecognised for at least six years.
The first day of Uttarakhand Assembly's Winter Session on Monday witnessed ruckus by opposition BJP over a sting operation that reportedly shows a member of the ruling alliance claiming that "he can topple" the government, following which Speaker ordered a probe.
The Uttarakhand Assembly was adjourned repeatedly on Monday after opposition BJP created a ruckus demanding a discussion over the issue of a sting operation reportedly involving a member of the ruling alliance claiming to topple the government.