Nishank alleged that tension in the area was deliberately created by Chief Minister Harish Rawat.Jun 05, 2016, 05:35 AM IST
42 percent polling was recorded till 1 pm in Uttarakhand where five Lok Sabha seats went to polls in the eighth phase on Wednesday.May 07, 2014, 07:55 AM IST
Noisy scenes were witnessed in Uttarakhand Assembly on Tuesday as BJP protested against the state government making "populist" announcements and laying of foundation stones of a slew of development projects over the past few days despite the House being in session.Feb 11, 2014, 16:32 PM IST
BJP leader Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Friday demanded resignation of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna, alleging that his government has done nothing to rebuild the Kedarnath shrine and adjoining areas, and has tried to keep its failure under the wraps.Sep 13, 2013, 19:34 PM IST
Former Uttarakhand chief minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank had a narrow escape from a landslide at Netali Maneri marg, a senior official said.Jul 17, 2013, 14:53 PM IST
A delegation of BJP leaders from Uttarakhand on Monday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and demanded imposition of President`s rule in the flood-ravaged state.Jul 15, 2013, 15:33 PM IST
An argument over parking of cars in the city`s VIP area, followed by commotion at the former chief minister`s residence, created a flutter here on Saturday.Mar 30, 2013, 16:41 PM IST
Two persons have been arrested in connection with making a threatening call to former Uttarakhand CM and BJP leader Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.May 20, 2012, 19:13 PM IST
Former Uttarakhand Chief Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Tuesday expressed confidence of forming the government in the state.Mar 06, 2012, 13:01 PM IST
Slamming the Mayawati government,
former Uttarakhand CM Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said UP has become one of the worst developed states during BSP rule.
Former Uttarakhand CM Ramesh Pokhriyal `Nishank`owns movable and immovable properties worth about Rs 65 lakhs.Jan 12, 2012, 00:58 AM IST
BC Khanduri on Sunday took over as the new Uttarakhand CM, vowing to fight corruption.Sep 11, 2011, 09:33 AM IST
Seeking to salvage its sagging
image in poll-bound Uttarakhand, BJP announced BC Khanduri would replace Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank as the CM.
Ahead of the assembly elections
due in the next few months, speculation is rife in
Uttarakhand unit of ruling BJP tonight about a change of guard
in the wake of a series of alleged scams facing the government.
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh
Pokhriyal Nishank on Monday announced the creation of four more
districts and plans to enact a law against corruption in the
The Uttarakhand government has issued a high alert following serial blasts in Mumbai with
Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank expressing concern over the explosions.
Senior BJP leaders, including state party president Bishan Singh Chufal along with scores of party workers attended the march, the officials said.Jun 27, 2011, 13:43 PM IST
Leader of Opposition in state Assembly has demanded that the state government be sacked over its negligence of Swami Nigamanand issue.Jun 18, 2011, 16:41 PM IST
In a humorous way of protest, a group of women belonging to state Congress, on Saturday presented a set of binoculars to the CM Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank so that he could trace the development work "being boasted" by him.May 28, 2011, 22:32 PM IST
In the backdrop of factionalism
in Uttarakhand`s ruling BJP ahead of assembly polls, the party
top brass on Thursday gave indications it was not happy with the
functioning of Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.