State Editions

‘Preparation best method of protection from disasters’

Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

In addition to maintaining the balance between environmental conservation and developmental works, it is also necessary to ensure that developmental works are executed in accordance with the standards of disaster management. Chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said this while speaking at the inauguration of a two-day workshop on opportunities and...

Law and order collapsed under BJP Govt: Cong

Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

Citing the gang war killing at a court in Roorkee on Monday, the Congress has alleged that the law and order system in the State has collapsed under the Bharatiya Janata Party State Government. The Pradesh Congress Committee president Pritam Singh said that the State Government had completed about...

Security strengthened across Roorkee after shootout

Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 | PNS | Haridwar | in Dehradun

The administration and the police facing flak in the aftermath of the killing of a gangster by armed miscreants within the court premises at Roorkee, security has been strengthened in the district court premises at Roshnabad in Haridwar on Tuesday, a day after the gory shootout. Besides, the security of...

Teachers should act as role models: Guv

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

Deliberations on improving quality of higher education in Uttarakhand were held during the opening day of a two-day seminar titled Quantitative and Qualitative Management in Higher Education at Doon University on Monday in Dehradoon. The Vice Chancellors (VC) of 31 universities, registrars and principals of 119 Government and Government aided colleges...

MHRD plans overhauling promotion system in faculty positions: Min

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) is planning to overhaul the system of promotion in the faculty positions in the universities and the Government is in process of finalising new policy on higher education, said the Union Minister of State for HRD and Namani Gange, Satyapal Singh while...

Nehru Indira Sports Week kick-starts with mini race and basketball match

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | Haridwar | in Dehradun

The Nehru Indira Sports Week, which was inaugurated on Sunday in Haridwar to mark the birth anniversary of the late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, kick started with a mini race and basketball tournament on Monday. The sports week is being organised under the banner of the Tridistrict Sports Academy...

‘Valley of Words’ concludes with Munawwar Rana’s poetry recitation

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | Jaskiran Chopra | Dehradun | in Dehradun

Beautiful and meaningful words are still echoing in the Doon valley even though the international festival of literature and arts (Valley of Words) concluded on Sunday evening. The famous Urdu poet, Munawwar Rana, recited his poetry at the open air venue on the last day of the festival even...

Med insurance handed over to poor kids

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

A group medical insurance policy covering 80 children from disadvantaged families was handed over by the principal, Welham Boys School Gunmeet Bindra to the president of Akhil Bhartiya Mahila Ashram, Laxman Chowk, Dehradun. The insurance policy by DHFL Paramedica provides medical cover of Rs 20,000 to each child. The...

Training programme on silviculture and forestry held

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | DEHRADUN | in Dehradun

A week long training programme on silviculture and forestry for the personnel of the Eco Task Force was inaugurated at the Forest Research Institute by the institute director Savita here on Monday. The Director FRI Dr. She appreciated the afforestation work by the Eco Task Force. The institute director said...

Power employees threaten to go on strike

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 | PNS | Dehradun | in Dehradun

The officers and the employees of the power corporation of the State have threatened to go on a strike from January 5, 2018 if their demands are not accepted. Hitting the path of agitation again, a combined meeting of all four associations, the Uttaranchal Power Engineers Association, Power Junior Engineer...



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