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.

Three men held for attacking BJP MP Tarun Vijay

Three persons have been arrested for attacking BJP MP Tarun Vijay when he was coming out of a temple with some Dalit leaders in Chakrata, 180 km from here, an official said today.

Uttarakhand Assembly floor test: Supreme Court to officially announce result today

Uttarakhand Assembly floor test: Supreme Court to officially announce result today

The BJP has admitted defeat after 33 legislators reportedly voted for Congress leader Harish Rawat.

Uttarakhand crisis: Cong won floor test through power of money, claims BJP

Uttarakhand crisis: Cong won floor test through power of money, claims BJP

With the conclusion of the crucial floor test in the Uttarakhand Assembly on Tuesday, the Bharatiya Janata Party claimed that the Congress managed to grab the majority of votes in the confidence motion through the sheer power of money.

Uttarakhand political crisis: Harish Rawat will not appear before CBI on Monday

Ousted Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat, who was summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with a sting operation which shows him negotiating a price to lure back the legislators, will not be appearing before the investigative agency, said former state parliamentary affairs minister Indira Hridayesh.

Fresh trouble for Harish Rawat as new 'bribery' sting video emerges ahead of Uttarakhand floor test; BJP, Congress trade charges

Fresh trouble for Harish Rawat as new 'bribery' sting video emerges ahead of Uttarakhand floor test; BJP, Congress trade charges

The sting allegedly shows Congress MLA Madan Singh Bisht admitting to payment of Rs 25 lakh each to 12 legislators.

'Bribery' video fallout? Harish Rawat alleges phones being tapped, MLAs threatened in Uttarakhand

'Bribery' video fallout? Harish Rawat alleges phones being tapped, MLAs threatened in Uttarakhand

Rawat alleged that his phones and those of his relatives and aides were being tapped.

NSA Doval involved in toppling Arunachal, Uttarakhand govts: Kishore Upadhyay

 Uttarakhand Congress chief Kishore Upadhyay today accused National Security Advisor Ajit Doval of "playing a role" in toppling Congress governments in Arunachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

CBI seize Rs 1.5 lakh from Uttarakhand CM's former OSD

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officials seized Rs 1.5 lakh from the residence of Ashutosh Singh, the former OSD of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat.

Uttarakhand forest fire: Director of Delhi's Fire Dept to visit hill state today, govt to press MI-17 choppers; at least 6 dead

Uttarakhand forest fire: Director of Delhi's Fire Dept to visit hill state today, govt to press MI-17 choppers; at least 6 dead

A total of 1890.79 hectares of green cover have been destroyed this fire season which had an early start on February 2 due to a dry winter.

Sooner the verdict, the better for state: Harish Rawat

With the Supreme Court scheduled to hear the petition challenging Uttarakhand High Court's verdict quashing President's rule in the state on May 3, former Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said although had full faith in judiciary, he feels early delivery of verdict is better for the state.

Tribute to Shaktiman: Petrol pump in Dehradun to be named after police horse

Tribute to Shaktiman: Petrol pump in Dehradun to be named after police horse

 A petrol pump which is to be set up in Dehradun will be named after horse Shaktiman which died on April 20 after battling infection and other complications for over a month.

Indian Military Academy demotes 16 cadets for 'ragging' juniors

Indian Military Academy demotes 16 cadets for 'ragging' juniors

In a rare strict disciplinary action against its under-training gentlemen, Indian Military Academy (IMA) in Dehradun has demoted 16 cadets for beating up their juniors and taking their objectionable photos. 

Harish Rawat cabinet decisions during one-day rule null and void

All decisions taken by Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat during his one-day tenure, following quashing of President`s Rule by the Uttarakhand High Court, stand null and void after the Supreme Court stayed the ruling till April 27, an official said on Saturday.

Kashmir, freedom of speech figure on first day of Dehradun Litfest

Author Omair Ahmad said that the role of the writers is to defend freedom of speech and no governments can stop them from delivering their duty.

HC verdict has applied balm on wounded Uttarakhand: Harish Rawat

Expressing his gratitude to the Uttarakhand High Court for striking down the imposition of President`s Rule in the state, former chief minister Harish Rawat said the verdict has applied balms on the wounded state.

'Police officer' Shaktiman dies; Maneka Gandhi says culprits should be arrested

'Police officer' Shaktiman dies; Maneka Gandhi says culprits should be arrested

Reacting to police horse Shaktiman's death, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi on Wednesday said that the culprits should be arrested for killing a police officer.

BJP MLA Ganesh Joshi on Shaktiman's death: Cut my leg if found guilty

BJP MLA Ganesh Joshi on Shaktiman's death: Cut my leg if found guilty

The BJP legislature, who is in the middle of the controversy around Shaktiman woes, expressed his condolences on Wednesday stating he feels sad about it.

RIP Shaktiman: Video of incident that led to the brave police horse's death - WATCH

RIP Shaktiman: Video of incident that led to the brave police horse's death - WATCH

As Shaktiman is no more with us, here's the video of the protest incident during which the brave police horse was brutally injured.

Shaktiman's death: Here's how politicians reacted

Shaktiman's death: Here's how politicians reacted

The ill-fated, crippled horse of Uttarakhand Police, Shaktiman, succumbed to its sufferings on Wednesday and has left several questions behind for humanity.