87 qualify for Himalayan Mountain Terrain  Biking Challenge

87 qualify for Himalayan Mountain Terrain Biking Challenge

Friday, 19 April 2019 | PNS | Nainital

The Ultimate Himalayan Mountain Terrain Biking Challenge qualifying round was flagged off from Nainital on Thursday. This mountain biking competition is being organised jointly by the Uttarakhand Tourism Development Board (UTDB), Asian Development Bank and the Cycling Federation of India. A total of 87 cyclists were chosen in the qualifying...

MCD to build second Kanji house in Doon

Friday, 19 April 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

Taking cognisance of the burden of stray cattle in the lone stray cattle shelter (Kanji house) situated in Kedarpuram, the Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) is to build another Kanji house in the city soon. Officials of the MCD on Thursday stated that the work of finding the land for...

Man arrested for killing brother- in-law

Friday, 19 April 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

A man allegedly killed his brother in-law with a sharp weapon brutally in SIIDCUL. The police arrested the accused on Thursday. The victim was admitted to district hospital in a serious condition from where he was referred to higher medical centre in Dehradun. The victim died during the treatment. The...

Anmol Industries completes 25 years

Friday, 19 April 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Anmol Industries Limited has completed 25 years in India’s FMCG sector. It has emerged as the fourth largest brand in northern, eastern, southern and western areas of the country. Addressing the media here on Thursday, the company’s managing director Gobind Ram Chaudhary announced upcoming expansion plans, new strategies and upcoming...

Ragging victim student complains

Friday, 19 April 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

Panic prevailed in campus of RIT college in Roorkee under jurisdiction of Bhagwanpur police station when a BTech student alleged thrashing by college management. The college management purportedly tried to suppress the issue after the student raised it on Wednesday but the victim lodged complaint against the management in police...

Traders oppose anti-encroachment drive

Friday, 19 April 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

In the face of strong opposition by the local traders, the team of Rajaji national park and tiger reserve along with district administration continued to remove shops and stalls in the national park area on Thursday. The anti-encroachment team started action from Mansa Devi walkway and continued uphill removing encroachments,...

Helmet for pillion riders to be enforced afresh in Doon

Friday, 19 April 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

After the initial strict enforcement by the district traffic police and City Patrol Unit (CPU) on the orders issued by High court in September 2018 regarding the necessity for pillion riders to wear helmets, authorities concerned and most two-wheeler riders too appear to have forgotten about it in Dehradun. However,...

Online tax payment from Mon

Friday, 19 April 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

After a long wait, the online property tax payment facility which has been pending for a long time is set to start from April 22. As per the officials, the online service failed to start earlier due to technical issues and the coordination issues with the banks. However, finally, the...

Sunday Edition

Links Hanuman to Dalits

14 April 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Prashant Kishor rubbishes Rabri's merger bid claim

14 April 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

513 ceasefire violations by Pak post Balakot strike: Army

14 April 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Sadiq Batcha’s wife wants his death re-probed

14 April 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Sunday Pioneer