Rawat faction reigns supreme in party affairs in Uttarakhand ​

With the ticket for the vacant Rajya Sabha seat in Uttarakhand going to Manorama Sharma Dobariyal, a Harish Rawat loyalist, the Rawat faction has reasserted its supremacy over the affairs of the party in the hill state, political observers here said.

Uttarakhand Assembly Speaker proposes name of Bahuguna for RS

After two Cabinet ministers, Assembly Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal, a close aide of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, on Sunday put forth the name of former chief minister Vijay Bahuguna for the lone Rajya Sabha seat.

BJP slams Uttarakhand CM for frequent visits to Delhi

Main opposition BJP in Uttarakhand on Thursday advised Chief Minister Harish Rawat to stop his frequent visits to Delhi and address the problems being faced by people in the calamity-hit areas of the state.

Kishore Upadhyay takes charge as U`khand Cong chief, rubbishes reports of factional feud

Newly-appointed Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee president Kishore Upadhyay formally assumed charge at the party headquarters here this evening, amidst conspicuous absence of former Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna and his loyalists.

Uttarakhand tragedy: Uma Bharti takes step to prevent disasters in future

On the first anniversary of the devastation caused by flash floods in Uttarakhand last June 16, Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Monday said that she will personally review the development work carried out by the state government after the incident.

Uttarakhand: Rawat`s wife, Bahuguna`s son, first lady DGP among 74 nominees

Political fate of Chief Minister Harish Rawat`s wife Renuka, first woman DGP Kanchan Chaudhry Bhattacharya and former chief minister Vijay Bahuguna`s son Saket and 71 others will be sealed when the five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand will go to polls on Wednesday.

Uttarakhand floods, rehab no poll issues: Harish Rawat

The Uttarakhand floods may have cost former state chief minister Vijay Bahuguna his chair but his successor Harish Rawat feels that the issue will not impact the poll prospects of Congress as his government has taken a slew of measures to rehabilitate the victims.

Harish Rawat`s wife, Vijay Bahuguna`s son to contest LS polls

Chief Minister Harish Rawat`s wife Renuka Rawat and former chief minister Vijay Bahuguna`s son Saket Bahuguna figure in the list of Lok Sabha candidates from Uttarakhand announced by Congress Wednesday.

Harish Rawat a bigger failure than Bahuguna: BJP

BJP on Thursday accused the new Uttarakhand chief minister of doing nothing except visiting flood-hit areas and laying foundation stones of new projects.

Harish Rawat allocates portfolios, no major changes made

Over a month after taking over as the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Harish Rawat has finally allocated portfolios to his Cabinet colleagues without making any major changes in their departments.

Resentment in Congress over delay in distribution of portfolios in Uttarakhand

Resentment is brewing in the ruling Congress in Uttarakhand with a section of CM Harish Rawat`s Cabinet colleagues miffed over the delay in distribution of portfolios.

Harish Rawat vows to carry forward Bahuguna`s good work

Shortly after being sworn in as the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Harish Rawat today showered praises on his predecessor Vijay Bahuguna, saying he salutes him for doing an exemplary job during the mid-June natural calamity.

Harish Rawat takes oath as new CM of Uttarakhand

Congress leader Harish Rawat on Saturday took oath as Chief Minister of Uttarakhand after he was named for the post by the Congress Party.

Move to change Uttarakhand CM internal matter, says Congress

Congress has downplayed the change of guard in Uttarakhand where Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna resigned on Friday and said that the decision involved an internal matter of the party.

Rawat supporters celebrate anticipating his appointment as CM

Jumping the gun supporters of Union minister Harish Rawat, who is tipped to succeed Vijay Bahuguna as Uttarakhand chief minister, on Friday gathered at his office and celebrated.

Vijay Bahuguna quits, Harish Rawat frontrunner for Uttarakhand CM`s post

The Congress Legislature Party will meet in Dehradun on Saturday to choose the next chief minister of the state.

Vijay Bahuguna to quit as Uttarkhand CM tomorrow?

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna appears to be on his way out and Union Minister Harish Rawat and state minister Pritam Singh are emerging as the frontrunners for the top job in the hill state.

Harish Rawat to replace Uttarakhand CM Vijay Bahuguna?

The Congress may replace Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna with Union Water Resources Minister Harish Rawat ahead of General Elections.

Buy power from outside, avoid power cuts: U`khand CM to officials

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Tuesday issued orders to keep the state free from power outages even if that meant buying electricity from outside.

Bahuguna not satisfied with educational standards in Uttarakhand

Expressing dissatisfaction over the quality of education in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna asked teachers to understand their responsibilities and educate students well.