BJP president Amit Shah sounds poll bugle in Uttarakhand; slams Congress, Harish Rawat

BJP president Amit Shah sounds poll bugle in Uttarakhand; slams Congress, Harish Rawat

Describing the Harish Rawat government in Uttarakhand as "one steeped in corruption", BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday asked the people to dislodge it from power and help the lotus "bloom" in the state.

Where is my budget: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat asks PM Modi

Calling himself a deeply concerned Chief Minister of a state which has suffered due to prolonged political uncertainty, Harish Rawat on Monday sought Centre's cooperation in development and demanded clearance to the Uttarakhand budget passed by the state Assembly before his government was dismissed.

Sting inquiry: CBI questions Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat

CBI Tuesday questioned Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat in connection with its inquiry into a sting operation in which he is purportedly seen trying to influence some dissident Congress MLAs.

Sting CD row: Why horse-trading allegation against me instead of beneficiary, asks Rawat

Sting CD row: Why horse-trading allegation against me instead of beneficiary, asks Rawat

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday said that allegations of horse-trading are not being levelled against the beneficiary, but instead, they are made against that person whose party has been broken.

Sting CD row: Why horse-trading allegation against me instead of beneficiary, asks Harish Rawat

Sting CD row: Why horse-trading allegation against me instead of beneficiary, asks Harish Rawat

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday said that allegations of horse-trading are not being levelled against the beneficiary, but instead, they are made against that person whose party has been broken.

All is not well in Uttarakhand Congress? Now, PCC chief hits back at Rawat govt's functioning

All is not well in Uttarakhand Congress? Now, PCC chief hits back at Rawat govt's functioning

Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee president Kishor Upadhyay mocked its party leaders for 'change in attitude'.

Sting CD row: CBI to question Uttarakhand CM today

Sting CD row: CBI to question Uttarakhand CM today

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will question Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday for the second time in connection with a preliminary inquiry into a sting operation to get information on some specific issues on which it said his responses were not satisfactory.

Sting operation: CBI to question Harish Rawat on Tuesday

CBI has registered a preliminary enquiry in connection with the alleged sting operation on April 29 purportedly showing Rawat offering bribes to rebel Congress lawmakers to support him during a floor test in the Uttarakhand Assembly.

Former CM Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank arrested along with four MLAs

Nishank alleged that tension in the area was deliberately created by Chief Minister Harish Rawat.

Uttarakhand sting operation: HC stays arrest of CM Harish Rawat

Uttarakhand sting operation: HC stays arrest of CM Harish Rawat

Rawat has been questioned by CBI in connection with a probe into the sting operation involving him.

Uttarakhand sting CD controversy: CM Harish Rawat appears before CBI

Uttarakhand sting CD controversy: CM Harish Rawat appears before CBI

The video shows Harish Rawat indulging in horse trading a day before President's Rule was imposed in Uttarakhand on March 27.

Uttarakhand: Landslide, storm kill 11, injure many in Chakrata

Uttarakhand: Landslide, storm kill 11, injure many in Chakrata

At least 11 people, including a woman and two children, have been killed and many injured in Uttarakhand in a storm, police said on Monday.

Sting row: Harish Rawat asked to appear before CBI on May 24

Sting row: Harish Rawat asked to appear before CBI on May 24

 The CBI today asked Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat to appear before the agency on May 24 in connection with a probe into the sting operation involving him.

Harish Rawat visits injured BJP MP Tarun Vijay, says `God belongs to all`

Harish Rawat visits injured BJP MP Tarun Vijay, says `God belongs to all`

Rajya Sabha member Tarun Vijay was attacked by a mob on Friday after he came out of a temple with Dalit leaders in Chakrata.

BJP MP Tarun Vijay attacked by mob outside Uttarakhand temple, probe ordered

BJP MP Tarun Vijay attacked by mob outside Uttarakhand temple, probe ordered

Rajya Sabha member Tarun Vijay was attacked by a mob and his car vandalised apparently for visiting Silgur Devta temple in Uttarakhand. 

Uttarakhand sting controversy: CBI likely to quiz Harish Rawat over horse-trading allegations

Uttarakhand sting controversy: CBI likely to quiz Harish Rawat over horse-trading allegations

The CBI is likely to begin investigation into sting videos which allegedly showed Harish Rawat striking a deal with the rebel Uttarakhand Congress MLAs.

Uttrakhand needs Rs 3000 crore to make recovery: Harish Rawat

Rawat said he was trying to convey his feelings to PM Modi, who will have to play the role of an elder brother to bail out Uttarakhand from drought like conditions.

Now, Uttarakhand governor defends 'non-dismissal' of Harish Rawat

Now, Uttarakhand governor defends 'non-dismissal' of Harish Rawat

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and rebel Congress legislators of Uttarakhand had petitioned the governor and also the union home ministry on March 18 and 19 that the state assembly, according to them, "could not pass the state budget" and hence the Rawat ministry ought to have been dismissed.

BJP will think twice before imposing Article 356: Harish Rawat

Rawat said that the sting operation against him was a "political conspiracy" and that he could be arrested any day.

'I see Indira Gandhi in Priyanka, she can play a big role in Congress'

'I see Indira Gandhi in Priyanka, she can play a big role in Congress'

Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat believes Priyanka has a major role to play in the Congress party.