HC seeks reply from ex-CMs in four weeks

HC seeks reply from ex-CMs in four weeks

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

In the public interest litigation filed in the High Court seeking recovery of Rs 13.33 crore from ex-Chief Ministers for the money spent on them, the petitioner has filed a second application seeking withdrawal of vehicle facilities provided to ex-Chief Ministers in Delhi. The High Court has given counsels of...

First CM Nityanand Swami’s death anniversary observed

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

To mark the sixth death anniversary of Nityanand Swami, the first Chief Minister of Uttarakhand after the State was carved out of Uttar Pradesh, Shri Nityanand Swami Jan Seva Samity-the society formed in the memory of the leader-distributed blankets and warm clothes among the people belonging to the unprivileged section...

CS holds talks with Union commerce secretary

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

Uttarakhand chief secretary Utpal Kumar Singh met the Union commerce secretary Anoop Vadhawan at the Secretariat here on Wednesday and discussed ways to increase the volume of export from the State. Singh said that there are ample opportunities of investment in the realms of Yoga and Ayush in Uttarakhand. He further...

State to host national junior skiing competition at Auli

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

In order to encourage winter tourism in Uttarakhand, the State Government has started necessary preparations to start skiing course and host national junior skiing competition at Auli near Joshimath. The national-level competition is slated to be held in February next year. After necessary repairs, the operation of the snowmaking machine...

Kumaon’s melodious “Baithki Holi” retains its traditional fervour and warmth

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | JASKIRAN CHOPRA | Dehradun

Holi is a festival that stretches over months in the hills of Uttarakhand. It is extremely interesting to note that while preparations for Christmas can be seen all around in the country, it is only in Uttarakhand that very soon, the  celebrations of Holi will begin in the Kumaon region...

Vidhan Sabha victories set trend for BJP’s 2019 ouster: Pritam Singh

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

Commenting on the Assembly elections in five States the results of which have been declared on Tuesday, the State Congress chief Pritam Singh said that the triumphal march of the party in three States-Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh- where BJP has been ousted from power would continue into the 2019...

Cong celebrates victory in 3 States

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

After being kept on the edge of the seat suspense for hours with the trends from Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan showing neck and neck fight, the State Congress headquarters here erupted into celebration late in the afternoon after it turned nearly clear that the party was set to form Government...

Factional fight in Congress intensifies with expulsion of Harish Rawat loyalists

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 | PNS | Dehradun

The expulsion of Harish Rawat loyalists from Congress has exacerbated factional feud in the State unit of Congress.  The deputy leader of the Congress legislature party in Vidhan Sabha and Ranikhet MLA, Karan Mahra convened a press conference in Haldwani on Tuesday and termed the expulsion of the former general secretary...

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Full support to UP police: Gen Rawat

09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Will win at least 140 seats in MP: BJP

09 December 2018 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

Indian Navy ship seizes arms, ammunition off Somali coast

09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

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09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Yogi trying to derail probe in Bulandshahr violence: Congress

09 December 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer