‘Indifferent approach of political parties causing sufferings of transgenders’

‘Indifferent approach of political parties causing sufferings of transgenders’

Saturday, 22 January 2022 | Purnima Bisht | Dehradun

Due to the apathetic approach of the political parties towards the issues of transgenders or the third gender, many people continue to suffer across the state and are forced to live as either male or female to lead a normal daily life. This was the opinion of many transgenders who...

Harak Rawat joins Congress

Saturday, 22 January 2022 | PNS | DEHRADUN/New Delhi

Expelled BJP leader and former Uttarakhand Minister Harak Singh Rawat on Friday joined the Congress in Delhi along with his daughter-in-law Anukriti Gusain in the presence of party campaign head for Uttarakhand Harish Rawat, PCC president Ganesh Godiyal, Leader of Opposition in Uttarakhand Assembly Pritam Singh. Harak, who represented the Kotdwar...

FRI trains Sri Lankan officials in high-tech forest nurseries

Friday, 21 January 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

Officials of the Sri Lankan forest department are undergoing a virtual training on high-tech forest nurseries being provided by the Forest Research Institute (FRI) under the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE). The four-day training course is being organised on the request of the Sri Lanka Forest Department...

AAP installs countdown clock for Cong & BJP's 'farewell'

Friday, 21 January 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

/The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has installed a countdown clock outside its state office in Dehradun claiming that it is showing the time left for the farewell of Congress and BJP from Uttarakhand ahead of the assembly elections which is scheduled to be held on February 14.   The party’s media co...

Covid-19  4,818 new cases, 4 deaths in U’khand on Thursday

Friday, 21 January 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

The numbers of the Covid-19 cases are continuing to increase at an alarming pace in Uttarakhand. On Thursday the state health department reported 4,818 new cases of the disease. The earlier higher caseload was on May 15 last year when 5,654 cases of the disease were detected. The department also...

Absentee voters to cast vote through postal ballots from February 8 to 10

Friday, 21 January 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

The Dehradun district election officer/ district magistrate R Rajesh Kumar held a meeting with the officials on Thursday to discuss the registration of votes through postal ballots for absentee voters of the district in view of the upcoming assembly elections. He said that absentee voters can register their votes through...

Lesson Learnt

Friday, 21 January 2022 | Gajendra Singh Negi

The period prior to the elections is the crucial phase when the innate instincts of many politicians guide them to change their political habitat. Done either for political survival or to gain additional pound of flesh, the politicians always claim to do it for the larger public or even national...

Congress to release its list of candidates today

Friday, 21 January 2022 | PNS | Dehradun

After the BJP, the Congress party is expected to release its list of candidates for the assembly elections on Friday. The Central Election Committee (CEC) of the Congress party will meet on Friday in Delhi to give its final approval to the list of the candidates. All the senior leaders...

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