BJP expels 160 workers, leaders during polls

A total of 160 BJP leaders and workers have been expelled so far in Uttarakhand amid reports of widespread anti-party activities.

Nishank faces tough fight against Cong candidate

As the BJP tries to cash
in on the image of CM BC Khanduri, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank
is locked in a tight fight in
Doiwala constituency.

Sulking Nishank made BJP vice president

BJP appointed sulking Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank as the party`s national vice
president.

Cong demands CBI probe in Nishank govt`s scandals

The Congress on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into what it said "scandals" of the previous Nishank government.

Congress demands Nishank`s resignation

Congress Thursday demanded resignation from Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank alleging that Swami Nigamanand died due to negligence of the state government.

Visit Uttarakhand and hoist tricolour anywhere: Nishank to Omar

Uttarakhand CM Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank invited his Jammu and Kashmir counterpart Omar Abdullah to visit the hill state and hoist the tricolour anywhere.

Nishank emphasises on awareness to end animal sacrifice

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh
Pokhriyal Nishank today stressed on the need to create
awareness to end the menace of animal sacrifice in the state.

Two held for threatening to kill Nishank

Two employees of a private
security agency were arrested today for allegedly threatening
to kill Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on the
Independence Day, police said.

Unidentified caller threatens to kill Nishank

An unidentified person today
called up the police control room here threatening to kill
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank in a bomb
blast on the Independence day, police sources said here.

Cong making allegations out of frustration: Nishank

Accusing the Congress of
misleading the people over allotment of hydropower projects in
Uttarakhand, Ramesh Pokhariyal today
said that the applications are being scrutinised and
objections raised on them being examined.

Nishank congratulates all for successful conduct of Mahakumbh

The Kumbh mela here, which began on January 14 on the occasion of Makar Sankranti, would end Friday.

Kumbh mela deserves a Nobel: Uttarakhand CM

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh
Pokhriyal Nishank today said the Mahakumbh mela deserves a
Nobel prize for being the world`s largest religious gathering.

Kumbh deserves a Nobel: Nishank

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh
Pokhriyal Nishank on Thursday said the Mahakumbh mela deserves a
Nobel prize for being the world`s largest religious gathering.

Project allotment: Nishank hits back at Cong

Chief
Minister R P Nishank today hit back at the opposition saying
the previous Congress government had awarded projects without any premium causing Rs 405 crore loss to the exchequer.

Security forces ready to face any eventuality: Nishank

The Uttarakhand government today
said security forces were keeping a tight vigil during ongoing
Maha Kumbh in Haridwar and there was no shortage of force for
the mega religious event.

Peaceful conduct of Mahakumbh is priority: Nishank

With crores of people expected to throng Uttarakhand for the Mahakumbh Mela that starts 14 January, the state government said peaceful conduct of the religious congregation was its top-most priority.

Nishank calls for more effort for development of state

Expressing concern over the
closure of bank branches in the hills, Uttarakhand Chief
Minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank today asked bankers to make
concerted effort for development of all parts of the state.

Nishank announces centre for Hindu culture

Uttarakhand Chief Minister
Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank has announced setting up of a centre
in the hill state with an aim to provide a platform for
researchers to study Hindu culture.

Nishank announces ban on polythene bags

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh
Pokhariyal Nishank today announced a total ban on the use of
polythene bags in the state.

U’khand, UP agree to resolve outstanding issues: Nishank

A day after holding talks with his
Uttar Pradesh counterpart Mayawati, Uttarakhand CM on Sunday said the two states have agreed to resolve all the outstanding issues, including the
division of assets and liabilities.