Big step in e-governance: First e-Cabinet meet held in U’khand

Big step in e-governance: First e-Cabinet meet held in U’khand

Thursday, 09 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

In the first e- cabinet of Uttarakhand held at secretariat on Wednesday, the state government authorised the college principals to appoint guest faculties on the vacant posts of teachers. Informing about the decisions of state cabinet, the government spokesperson, Madan Kaushik said that that a total of six issues were...

HC upholds death sentence for rape, murder of 10-year-old girl

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 | PNS | Nainital

Rejecting the appeal of a man sentenced to death for raping and murdering a 10 year old girl in the Sahaspur area of Dehradun, the High Court has upheld the death sentence awarded by the lower court in the case. The appeal was rejected by the division bench of justices Alok...

Rain, biting cold affect business in Haridwar

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 | PNS | Haridwar

The snowfall in the mountainous regions coupled with consistent rainfall in Haridwar during the past two days, local traders are experiencing a slump in business. The consistent rainfall has also brought about a drop in the temperature in this pilgrimage town which in turn has affected the routine life of...

MeT forecasts more rain, snow in coming days

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

After two days of rain and snowfall in various parts of the State, the meteorological centre has forecast more rain and snowfall in the coming days. On Wednesday, heavy snowfall is likely to be experienced at regions at 2,500 metres altitude and above while light to moderate rainfall/snowfall is very...

Implement Forest Dwellers Act in U’khand: Manoj Rawat

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The Forest and Environment Minister Harak Singh Rawat assured the House that the State Government has no intention of disturbing the rightful occupants from the forest lands. He gave this assurance when the Congress MLA from Kedarnath Manoj Rawat raised the issue of forest dwellers and their rights. The minister said...

Members express concern over safety of old dams, bridges

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Concern on the old dams and bridges and the threat they pose to the general public was raised by the members during the special session of Uttarakhand assembly on Tuesday. The members said that many dams and bridges in the state were constructed during the British times and most of...

Restore old pension scheme of employees: Cong to Govt

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The Congress members tried to corner the state government on the new pension scheme, shifting of National Cadet Corps (NCC) academy from Devprayag and discontinuance of the U- Health card scheme during the special session of Uttarakhand Assembly on Tuesday. As soon as the House assembled on the day, the deputy...

U’khand Assembly ratifies Constitution 126th Amendment Bill

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The Uttarakhand Assembly ratified the 126th amendment Bill-2019 of the Constitution in a special session on Tuesday. The amendment would pave the way for extending reservations for the Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST) in the Lok Sabha and Legislative Assemblies of the States for a period of further...

State Editions

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