Uttarakhand News

Shankaracharya Madhavashram Maharaj passes away at 76

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat was among the several people who paid their last respects to the Shankaracharya.

Oct 21, 2017, 19:09 PM IST
Congress was insecure when I had offered to help landslide victims: PM Modi in Kedarnath

Congress was insecure when I had offered to help landslide victims: PM Modi in Kedarnath

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday arrived at famous Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand. 

Oct 20, 2017, 08:04 AM IST
Uttarakhand Congress passes resolution on Rahul Gandhi as party president

Uttarakhand Congress passes resolution on Rahul Gandhi as party president

The Uttarakhand Congress has passed a resolution urging Rahul Gandhi to take over as party president.

Oct 13, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
Case withdrawn against BJP MLA for 'killing' police horse Shaktiman

Case withdrawn against BJP MLA for 'killing' police horse Shaktiman

Shaktiman was injured on March 14, 2016 and his hind leg had to be amputated three days later. The police horse eventually died on April 20.

Oct 11, 2017, 10:06 AM IST
Uttarakhand: Kumaon food controller dismissed over PDS scam worth 600 crores

Uttarakhand: Kumaon food controller dismissed over PDS scam worth 600 crores

A scam worth Rs 600 crore was detected in the public distribution system of Uttarakhand by the special investigation team (SIT), which led to the dismissal of the regional food controller in Kumaon

Oct 05, 2017, 07:16 AM IST

PDS scam worth Rs 600 crore unearthed in Uttarakhand

This is the second scam to be detected by the Trivendra Singh Rawat government after the NH 74 scam, which was also unearthed in Udhamsingh Nagar district.

Oct 04, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

Rajnath Singh concludes four-day Uttarakhand visit

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday concluded his four-day visit to Uttarakhand.

Oct 01, 2017, 23:16 PM IST
Rajnath Singh to visit Indo-China border - first high-level visit after resolution of Doklam stand-off

Rajnath Singh to visit Indo-China border - first high-level visit after resolution of Doklam stand-off

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will on Thursday embark on a 4-day visit to Uttarakhand. 

Sep 28, 2017, 06:21 AM IST
French Ambassador opens solar plant in Uttarakhand

French Ambassador opens solar plant in Uttarakhand

The plant, built by Technique Solaire in Maheshwari village in Haridwar district, would generate 5.5 MWp, which is the equivalent of the local electricity consumption of 13,500 inhabitants.

Sep 13, 2017, 17:47 PM IST

Uttarakhand orders probe into kidney racket

Two people were arrested after the racket was busted on Monday. A case has been registered against 15 others, including staff from the Gangotri Charitable Hospital.

Sep 12, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
China, Pakistan not threat to India, says Army chief Bipin Rawat

China, Pakistan not threat to India, says Army chief Bipin Rawat

“None of the country (China or Pakistan) is a threat,” the Hindustan Times quoted Rawat as saying in Dehradun.

Sep 10, 2017, 17:48 PM IST
Muslims offer namaz in gurudwara on Eid-ul-Adha

Muslims offer namaz in gurudwara on Eid-ul-Adha

The HGPC chief said they have offered their space for offering namaz to the Muslim brethren under similar circumstances in the past as well.

Sep 02, 2017, 20:27 PM IST
Ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat hospitalised in Delhi

Ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat hospitalised in Delhi

The 69-year-old Congress leader was admitted to the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (SGRH) last evening.

Sep 01, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
IIT Roorkee looks at record breaking pre-placement offers

IIT Roorkee looks at record breaking pre-placement offers

The highest package offered during the pre-placements has been Rs 28.16 lakh per annum.

Aug 31, 2017, 20:07 PM IST

Develop Katarpur village as 'gau tirth': RSS to Uttarakhand govt

The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat at his residence and was attended by senior RSS members, a statement by the organisation read.

Aug 25, 2017, 00:27 AM IST

Three dead as truck falls off road in Uttarakhand

Two people are said to be injured in the accident, while three died on spot.

Aug 20, 2017, 17:48 PM IST
Chlorine gas leak at Uttarakhand Jal Sansthan in Dehradun; over 20 hospitalised

Chlorine gas leak at Uttarakhand Jal Sansthan in Dehradun; over 20 hospitalised

More than 20 people were hospitalised on Friday after chlorine gas leaked at 'Uttarakhand Jal Sansthan' here.

Aug 18, 2017, 11:57 AM IST
Uttarakhand cloudburst: 4 soldiers, 3 civilians missing in Mangta Nala; Kailash Mansarovar Yatra route affected

Uttarakhand cloudburst: 4 soldiers, 3 civilians missing in Mangta Nala; Kailash Mansarovar Yatra route affected

Four soldiers and three civilians are reportedly missing after a cloudburst hit the Mangta Nala region of Uttarakhand on Monday.

Aug 14, 2017, 11:22 AM IST
Braid chopping mystery continues; Now, middle-aged woman's tresses cut in Uttarakhand

Braid chopping mystery continues; Now, middle-aged woman's tresses cut in Uttarakhand

Yet another incident of braid chopping under mysterious circumstances has been reported from Udham Singh Nagar's Kichha area in Uttarakhand.

Aug 08, 2017, 09:29 AM IST
Shocking! Bus slips into gorge due to landslide in Uttarakhand - WATCH

Shocking! Bus slips into gorge due to landslide in Uttarakhand - WATCH

A bus carrying 20 passengers slipped into a gorge due to landslide, reported ANI on Saturday.

Aug 05, 2017, 16:53 PM IST

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