NRI billionaire pledges Rs 500 crore for Uttarakhand development

A charitable organisation founded by billionaire NRI entrepreneur Manoj Bhargava has pledged Rs 500 crore to fund development activities in Uttarakhand.

Five killed as jeep falls into gorge in Uttarakhand

Five persons were killed and three others injured when the vehicle they were travelling in fell into a deep gorge in Pauri district, police said today.

Five-year jail term for submitting fake degree for professor`s job

Local court has sentenced a man to five-year jail term for conning authorities of a medical college in Uttarakhand and managing to land the job of an associate professor on the basis of fake degrees.

Five-year-old raped by uncle in Uttarakhand

The FIR lodged by the victim`s father said the minor was raped by his younger brother last night.

Villagers go on rampage in Uttaranchal, two injured

Two persons were injured when villagers went on a rampage insisting on burning to death a leopard which they claimed had killed two kids in the district, prompting the police to resort to lathicharge.

Woman, daughter-in-law appear for exams

The duo out of their desire to gain knowledge, recently appeared in school examinations.

Kotdwar to be new entry point for Jim Corbett Park

The wildlife lovers would now be able to enter the famous Jim Corbett National park from Kotdwar area of Pauri district.

Congress attempts to pin down Khanduri in Kotdwar

It is on the basis of the image of
B C Khanduri that the BJP hopes to do well in the Uttarakhand
elections.

New entry gate to Corbett park at Kotdwar

Uttarakhand government has decided to set up a new entry gate at Kotdwar to give a boost to wildlife tourism, the state Assembly was told on Monday.

Kotdwar: Two arrested for torching leopard

Two persons were held Friday
for killing a leopard that was not a man-eater at village
Dhamdhar in Pauri district, police said here.