Harish Rawat

PDS scam worth Rs 600 crore unearthed in Uttarakhand

This is the second scam to be detected by the Trivendra Singh Rawat government after the NH 74 scam, which was also unearthed in Udhamsingh Nagar district.

Oct 04, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
Ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat hospitalised in Delhi

Ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat hospitalised in Delhi

The 69-year-old Congress leader was admitted to the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (SGRH) last evening.

Sep 01, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Harish Rawat takes responsibility for Congress' downfall in Uttarakhand

Harish Rawat takes responsibility for Congress' downfall in Uttarakhand

Outgoing Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Sunday took responsibility for the Congress' dismal show in the state and said that it was his shortcomings that he could not lead the grand old party on the path of success.

Mar 12, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

Uttarakhand Election Results 2017: Harish Rawat loses from both constituencies

The BJP cruised towards victory on Saturday in Uttarakhand while the Congress was left far behind as the counting for the Uttarakhand Assembly Election was underway.

Over 68 percent of the electorate voted in the Uttarakhand Polls 2017. The contest is mainly between the ruling Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party.

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Mar 11, 2017, 16:28 PM IST
Harish Rawat election result 2017: Huge blow for Uttarakhand CM as he loses from both seats

Harish Rawat election result 2017: Huge blow for Uttarakhand CM as he loses from both seats

Harish Rawat loses from both seats - Kicha and Haridwar

Mar 10, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
Uttarakhand Assembly elections 2017 exit polls: As it happened

Uttarakhand Assembly elections 2017 exit polls: As it happened

Uttarakhand witnessed over 68 percent voter turnout in 69 out of the state's 70 seats. 

Mar 09, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

Campaigning ends for Karnaprayag seat in Uttarakhand

Karnaprayag goes to polls on March 9.

Mar 07, 2017, 19:40 PM IST

Uttarakhand: Payments from disaster funds insult to celebrities and victims, says BJP

The Uttarakhand government using funds meant for disaster victims to make payment to cricketer Virat Kohli and musician Kailash Kher for a promotional video for the state is an insult to them, the BJP has said.

Feb 27, 2017, 13:40 PM IST
Uttarakhand government paid Virat Kohli Rs 47 lakh from floods fund – Report

Uttarakhand government paid Virat Kohli Rs 47 lakh from floods fund – Report

Kohli had appeared in a 60-second tourism video after being named the brand ambassador for the state of Uttarakhand.

Feb 25, 2017, 12:01 PM IST
Uttarakhand polls: Congress will form next government, says Chief Minister Harish Rawat

Uttarakhand polls: Congress will form next government, says Chief Minister Harish Rawat

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said Congress will perform even better than expected in the assembly polls held yesterday and form the next government in the state.

Feb 16, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Uttarakhand Assembly Elections: As it happened

At least 68% voter turnout recorded till 5 pm as polling for the 69 Vidhan Sabha seats in the hill state of Uttarakhand came to end today.

Feb 15, 2017, 18:16 PM IST
Akhilesh Yadav most talked about candidate on Facebook

Akhilesh Yadav most talked about candidate on Facebook

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is followed by Navjot Singh Sidhu who recently joined the Congress party in Punjab.

Feb 15, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Uttarakhand Assembly Elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi, CM Harish Rawat attend Ganga Aarti at Haridwar’s Har Ki Pauri

Uttarakhand Assembly Elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi, CM Harish Rawat attend Ganga Aarti at Haridwar’s Har Ki Pauri

Rahul Gandhi on Sunday held a 75-km roadshow ahead of February 15 polls in Uttarakhand.

Feb 13, 2017, 11:07 AM IST
Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat cries foul over helicopter search

Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat cries foul over helicopter search

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday objected to the checking of his helicopter for unaccounted cash during campaigning in Haldwani and alleged he was being harassed at the behest of the Centre.

Feb 11, 2017, 14:57 PM IST

Number of unemployed people doubles during Congress rule in Uttarakhand

Congress may have made a slew of promises to woo young voters in Uttarakhand, including an allowance to unemployed youths.

Feb 10, 2017, 14:39 PM IST
Non-projection of CM candidate in Uttarakhand leaves voters guessing

Non-projection of CM candidate in Uttarakhand leaves voters guessing

BJP may appear to have an advantage in Uttarakhand which goes to polls on February 15 but absence of a chief ministerial candidate may prove to be a stumbling block.

Feb 09, 2017, 15:19 PM IST
Uttarakhand re-contesting MLAs' assets soar 96% in 5 years: ADR

Uttarakhand re-contesting MLAs' assets soar 96% in 5 years: ADR

The average assets of 60 re-contesting MLAs in Uttarakhand have jumped by over Rs 1.77 crore in last five years, says the latest report.

Feb 08, 2017, 16:59 PM IST
Beware of deserters: Uttarakhand CM Harish ​Rawat to electors

Beware of deserters: Uttarakhand CM Harish ​Rawat to electors

Rawat said he dedicated himself to healing the wounds of the disaster despite a severe neck injury so that Uttarakhand's self-respect as a state remained intact.

Feb 07, 2017, 00:27 AM IST
Uttarakhand polls: Party heavyweights set to address electorate today

Uttarakhand polls: Party heavyweights set to address electorate today

The heat for election campaign in Uttarakhand is on the rise.

Feb 05, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
Congress expels 26 rebels in Uttarakhand

Congress expels 26 rebels in Uttarakhand

Acting against rebel candidates ahead of the February 15 Assembly polls in Uttarakhand, the Congress on Friday expelled 26 state leaders for six years for anti-party activities.

Feb 03, 2017, 17:04 PM IST