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Wary of horse trading, SEC sets up complaint cells

Wary of horse trading, SEC sets up complaint cells

Wednesday, 30 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Amid complaints of horse trading of the elected members of district and block Panchayats ahead of the crucial second stage of the Panchayat elections, the State Election Commission (SEC) has set up complaint cells. The State Election Commissioner, Chandrasekhar Bhatt, also took a meeting of the officers of the police...

BJP declares names of more candidates for District Panchayat head & Block Pramukh positions

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Bharatiya Janata Party has announced the names of its candidates for the post of district Panchayat heads in five more districts. The names were declared after the meeting of the party’s Panchayat election committee presided over by the party’s State president and MP Ajay Bhatt. The party also declared the...

Man kills neighbour after argument

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

On the eve of Deepawali, while people were busy preparing for celebrations, a person brutally murdered his neighbour in the Kankhal area of Haridwar. The murder was reportedly committed as the accused was against a women frequently visiting the victim in his shanty at night. A tea-seller was brutally murdered by...

Three Nepali workers murdered

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS | Pithoragarh

Three Nepali origin labourers were found brutally murdered at a remote village in the border district of Pithoragarh on the weekend. The genitals of the men were also cut. The triple murders were reportedly carried out on Friday night but came to light on Saturday. The murders have shocked the...

Kedarnath & Yamunotri to be closed today

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Gangotri shrine was ceremoniously closed to the public for the winter on Monday morning at 11.40 AM. This marks the start of the process of closure of the Char Dham shrines in Uttarakhand. The portals of Kedarnath and Yamunotri shrines are slated to be closed to the public for...

Will Harish Rawat contest from Pithoragarh?

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The speculation that general secretary of All India Congress Committee (AICC) and former Chief Minister Harish Rawat could contest from the upcoming Pithoragarh by-election has stirred the political environment of the State. Many in Congress party believe that the downward slide of the grand old party in the Himalayan State...

Setting of winters scales down dengue menace

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The drop in the temperature is also proving to be effective in curbing the menace of the dengue as the number of patients suffering from the vector-borne disease is showing a progressive decline. On Monday, the district health authorities reported eight new cases of the disease. With these cases, the number...

Blessing in disguise: Cracker smoke fatal for mosquito

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

For the residents of Doon valley reeling under the menace of dengue this year, the large-scale bursting of crackers on Diwali has come as a blessing in disguise. Apart from increasing the pollution level, the smoke caused by cracker bursting is known to be fatal for the mosquitoes. The smoke...

State Editions

HC rejects Rai’s plea, reserves verdict on Tirkey

15 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

in brief

15 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

App to track crowd at polling booths

15 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Fight over J’khand seats may end BJP-AJSU’s 19-year ties

15 November 2019 | Pranav Pratyush | Ranchi

BJP plans six rallies of PM Modi in State

15 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Procure 32 L MT of rice from C’garh: Baghel to Centre

15 November 2019 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

Sunday Edition

Cleaning Delhi’s Air An Ethical and Economic Dilemma

10 November 2019 | Dr Manish Kumar Shrivastava | Agenda

Beyond Time and Space

10 November 2019 | Dr Asha Goswami | Agenda

Loving your own space

10 November 2019 | Sarita Mathur | Agenda

We need love to exist

10 November 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Stay alert to keep mind in shape

10 November 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Ayodhya judgment: Reasons & resolution

10 November 2019 | PNS | Agenda