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2013 Uttarakhand floods: CM Harish Rawat admits 31 skeletons found near Kedarnath

2013 Uttarakhand floods: CM Harish Rawat admits 31 skeletons found near Kedarnath

The Uttarakhand government on Monday admitted that many skeletons had been recovered from near the Kedarnath temple that was badly hit by flash floods and heavy rains in 2013.

President Pranab Mukherjee pays obeisance at Kedarnath shrine

President Pranab Mukherjee pays obeisance at Kedarnath shrine

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday paid obeisance at the Kedarnath shrine in Uttarakhand on the second day of his three-day visit to the hill state. 

President Pranab Mukherjee to visit Uttarakhand

President Pranab Mukherjee will be on a four-day visit to Uttarakhand from September 27 during which he will go to Kedarnath to pay obeisance at the Himalayan shrine along with his family and take part in the Ganga Arti at Haridwar.

Himalayas can be saved only by involving people: Rawat

 Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said the mission to save the Himalayas can achieve its objective only when people who depend on the mountains for their livelihood are involved in the exercise.

BJP demands Harish Rawat's resignation over rape victim's allegation

BJP demands Harish Rawat's resignation over rape victim's allegation

Uttarakhand BJP has demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Harish Rawat following allegations made by a woman in connection with a rape case lodged against BJP leader Harak Singh Rawat, saying "conspirators had no right to remain in power".

BJP MLA Harak Singh Rawat booked in rape case - Know what happened

BJP MLA Harak Singh Rawat booked in rape case - Know what happened

The Uttarakhand Police on Saturday booked BJP leader Harak Singh Rawat after a complaint on charges of rape and harassment was lodged against him. 

Chinese troops camp in Uttarakhand's Chamoli, PLA helicopter violates Indian airspace

Chinese troops camp in Uttarakhand's Chamoli, PLA helicopter violates Indian airspace

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Wednesday confirmed Chinese incursion into the Indian territory at Barahoti in Chamoli district of the state.

Tamil Nadu CM thanks Rawat for taking steps to install poet's statue

Tamil Nadu CM thanks Rawat for taking steps to install poet's statue

 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on friday thanked her Uttarakhand counterpart Harish Rawat for taking steps to install the statue of Tamil poet Thiruvalluvar in his state, calling it a "positive action."

SC declines permission to rebel Uttarakhand MLAs to attend Assembly session

SC declines permission to rebel Uttarakhand MLAs to attend Assembly session

Nine disqualified Uttarakhand Congress MLAs, who had approached the Supreme Court seeking permission to attend the upcoming session of the state Assembly, have failed to win approval from the apex court.

Amid Centre Vs states conflict, Kejriwal, Mamata, Rawat to face PM Modi today

Amid Centre Vs states conflict, Kejriwal, Mamata, Rawat to face PM Modi today

Tomorrow's meeting will put PM Narendra Modi and all those leaders, who have often accused the NDA government of acting like a wrecking ball for them, in the same room.

Decision to install police horse Shaktiman's statue final: Harish Rawat

A day after the sudden removal of a statue of police horse Shaktiman by authorities kicked up a row, Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Wednesday said the decision to install the statue at Rispana chawk and renaming the place after the horse was final.

Statue of police horse Shaktimaan removed on advise of astrologer?

Statue of police horse Shaktimaan removed on advise of astrologer?

On Monday, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat was scheduled to unveil the statue of Shaktimaan at the police lines, where it is buried, in Dehradun. 

Harish Rawat to inaugurate ''Shakitman Park'' in memory of slain horse

The `Shaktiman Park` has been constructed in Dehradun Police Line. 

Ready for open debate with opposition on sting CD case: Harish Rawat

Ready for open debate with opposition on sting CD case: Harish Rawat

Uttarakhand BJP president Ajay Bhatt had recently dared Rawat to an open debate on the sting CD case.

Modi govt to commence 'Namami Gange' programme today with launch of 300 projects

Modi govt to commence 'Namami Gange' programme today with launch of 300 projects

In Haridwar, the function will be attended by Uttrakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat and Union Minister Uma Bharti.

Cloudburst: Rawat announces compensation for kin of victims

Cloudburst: Rawat announces compensation for kin of victims

Families of the victims to receive Rs two lakhs each 

Harish Rawat seeks clearance of Rs 123 cr for scholarship to SC, ST, OBC students

Harish Rawat seeks clearance of Rs 123 cr for scholarship to SC, ST, OBC students

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today met Union Social Justice Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot and sought clearance of Rs 123 crore in scholarship dues of the state's Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and OBC students.

BJP president Amit Shah sounds poll bugle in Uttarakhand; slams Congress, Harish Rawat

BJP president Amit Shah sounds poll bugle in Uttarakhand; slams Congress, Harish Rawat

Describing the Harish Rawat government in Uttarakhand as "one steeped in corruption", BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday asked the people to dislodge it from power and help the lotus "bloom" in the state.

Where is my budget: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat asks PM Modi

Calling himself a deeply concerned Chief Minister of a state which has suffered due to prolonged political uncertainty, Harish Rawat on Monday sought Centre's cooperation in development and demanded clearance to the Uttarakhand budget passed by the state Assembly before his government was dismissed.

Sting inquiry: CBI questions Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat

CBI Tuesday questioned Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat in connection with its inquiry into a sting operation in which he is purportedly seen trying to influence some dissident Congress MLAs.