Book fair in Doon university culminates

Book fair in Doon university culminates

Sunday, 01 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The two-day Book fair organised by the central library of Doon University here ended on Saturday. The fair drew a large number of students and faculty members and on Saturday, a total of 1,150 people attended the Book Fair. The chief librarian of the university, Ashish Kumar, said that the many...

Inter-Ministerial Central Team inspects disaster-affected areas

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The inter-ministerial central team led by Ministry of Home Affairs joint secretary Sanjeen Kumar Jindal met chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat after inspecting the disaster affected areas in Uttarkashi and Chamoli districts. Rawat said that there should be relaxation in standards for natural disasters in mountainous areas. Similarly, financial assistance for...

Contractual workers of GDMC suspend strike

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

In view of the dengue surge in Doon valley, the striking contractual workers of the Government Doon Medical College (GDMC) hospital suspended their strike on Saturday. The president of the forum  of contractual workers of the GDMC hospital, Govind said that they have postponed their strike till September 10. He said...

Dengue toll reaches 659 in Doon

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The district health department of Dehradun reported 11 new cases of dengue on Friday. With them the total number of dengue patients in Dehradun since the outbreak of the disease has risen to 659. The district vector borne diseases officer Subhash Joshi said that 634 patients are the residents of Dehradun...

Increase in user charges to increase patient load of GDMC hospital

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The state government’s decision to increase user charges in the government hospitals would further increase the patient load in the Government Doon Medical College (GDMC) hospital. Since GDMC hospital is associated hospital of medical college, the decision to increase charges would not be applicable  in it. The user charges of the...

ABAP president meets Balkrishna

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

While no FIR has been lodged so far by the Patanjali group regarding food poisoning case of Acharya Balkrishna about a week ago, his well wishers have continued to visit him at Kripalubagh Ashram in Kankhal. On Friday morning, Akhil Bharatiya Akhada Parishad (ABAP) president Mahant Narendra Giri met Balkrishna. After...

5 arrested, five absconding after murder of Kerala based Bitcoin businessman

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

In order to gain password of the crypto currency- Bitcoin colleagues of deceased Abdul Shakur tortured him to death. Dehradun police have arrested five accused while five others are still absconding. Police have also recovered the tape that was used to close victim’s mouth, blood stained clothes, a knife and...

‘Reboot the Earth’ session held at UPES

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

A‘SAP Next-Gen Design Thinking Hackathon’session on the theme of ‘Reboot The Earth’ was organised by the School of Computer Science, UPES in collaboration with its Academic Partners‘SAP Next-Gen’at the Bidholi Campus of the University. The hackathon was a part of the Global Youth Hackathon for Climate Solutions - an initiative of...

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