Story of five Lions: The pride of Roorkee

Story of five Lions: The pride of Roorkee

Monday, 23 September 2019 | RADHIKA NAGRATH | Haridwar

Two lions in sitting position looking alert and majestic on the two sides of Ganga Canal in Roorkee can never be missed by anyone entering Roorkee and Haridwar via Ganga canal road route. There are five statues of lions in Roorkee around which are significant landmarks since the colonial era when...

Little Baby trailer launched in Dehradun

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The trailer of the Hindi movie Little Baby shot entirely in Dehradun was launched here in the presence of State Minister Dhan Singh Rawat, Dehradun mayor Sunil Uniyal ‘Gama’ along with the director and producer of the movie among others on Sunday. Speaking on the occasion Rawat said that a new...

Encroachment on BHEL land goes unabated despite complaints

Monday, 23 September 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

Time and again the matter of encroachment on BHEL land in Shivaliknagar and Tibdi area has surfaced but the township administrators are turning a deaf ear to the problem. Recently, the foundation for a building was laid by a scrap dealer on BHEL land where phase V of Shivaliknagar is...

Looking back at China’s Cultural Revolution — through personal accounts

Monday, 23 September 2019 | Roshen Dalal

The Cultural Revolution had some good points, it emphasised equality, the dignity of labour and the need to forget about a ‘glorious heritage’ and move into the future. But everything was taken to illogical extremes. Higher education suffered, scholars were condemned. Behind this revolution were political struggles and Mao’s attempts...

Less voters in panchayat elections this time

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The constitution of new municipal bodies in Uttarakhand has resulted in decrease in numerical strength of the panchayat representatives and voters in the three tier panchayat raj system. In the ensuing panchayat elections, a total of 4311423 voters would exercise their franchise, this figure when compared with the total electorate...

Workshop on Utilisation of Geospatial Technology held at USAC

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

On the occasion of 15th foundation day of Uttarakhand Space Application Centre (USAC), a one day capacity building training of the officials of the Agricultural department on ‘Utilisation of Geospatial Technology in Agriculture and Horticulture sector’ was organised on Saturday. Speaking on the occasion, the director of the USAC, M...

Cong allegations baseless, says BJP

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Terming the allegations of Congress on the Hooch tragedy baseless, the media in charge of the state unit of BJP, Devendra Bhasin has said that the opposition party should refrain from engaging in politics over the dead bodies of victims. He said that the tragedy which has taken a toll on...

Cong accuses BJP leaders for protecting illicit liquor biz

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Congress party has severely castigated the BJP government of Uttarakhand for the illicit liquor tragedy in the state capital. The Vice President of the Congress party, Surya Kant Dhasmana has alleged that in Uttarakhand the leaders of ruling party are providing protection to the illegal business of illicit liquor....

State Editions

Man kills wife for ‘adultery’ in Prem Nagar, surrenders

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

City sees decline in butterflies this year

23 September 2019 | Sapna Singh | Delhi

IIT Delhi team to study impact of odd-even scheme

23 September 2019 | PTI | Delhi

CM to speak on anti-pollution steps at Denmark summit

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sisodia inaugurates cultural event Awam Ki Awaz in Capital

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

PWD to finish work on Pragati Maidan tunnel by Jan

23 September 2019 | GAYATHRI MAN | Delhi

Sunday Edition

Prioritising Strategic Economic Cooperation

22 September 2019 | Asoke Mukerji | Agenda

The complexities of caste system

22 September 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Dukh, Dard and a Season of Hope

22 September 2019 | Excerpt | Agenda

Astroturf | Empower your mind for success

22 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘Casting procedure should be streamlined'

22 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pushing musical limit

22 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer