No extension in reservation for Anglo Indians

No extension in reservation for Anglo Indians

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The 126th amendment of the constitution provides for extending reservation for SC and ST in the Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabhas for a period of further 10 years, but makes no mention of the reservation for the Anglo Indian community. It effectively means that with the passage of the bill, the...

Cong to bring work adjournment over increase in power tariffs

Tuesday, 07 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The Congress party is planning to raise its strong opposition on the issue of regular increase of power tariffs in state during the special session of assembly on Tuesday. A meeting of Congress legislative party was held in the chamber of Leader of Opposition (LoP), Indira Hridayesh on Monday to discuss...

U’khand Vidhan Sabha to organise special session today

Tuesday, 07 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The Uttarakhand assembly would hold a one day special session on Tuesday to discuss and pass the 126th amendment act of the constitution which seeks to extend the benefit of reservation for Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST) in the Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabhas for a period of...

Karnakata items woo visitors at national handloom expo

Tuesday, 07 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

In the ongoing national handloom expo on Parade Ground, the Karnataka stall has continued to attract visitors with its range of silk saris. All the different types of silk saris in the Karnataka stall are hand-made. Managing stall number 50 at the national handloom expo, Sunil Thapa from Karnataka has set...

Expedite work on execution of hemp project: CS

Tuesday, 07 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The hemp project is important for improving the condition of farmers, mitigating migration from mountainous regions and is among the top priorities of the Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat. The chief secretary Utpal Kumar Singh said this while chairing a meeting to review progress in the project here on Monday. Departmental...

Differences between COER students escalate

Tuesday, 07 January 2020 | PNS | Haridwar

A violent altercation was reported between junior and senior students in the College of Engineering Roorkee (COER) on Monday. After being informed by the college management, the police reached the campus and brought the situation under control before it could escalate. According to information provided by sources, two groups of students...

State to hold Young Leader Conclave on Jan 11-12

Tuesday, 07 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

Youth from across the nation will participate at the Uttarakhand Young Leader Conclave to be held in Dehradun on January 11-12. On Monday, the chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat launched the teaser of this conclave to be held on Swami Vivekanand’s birth anniversary. Speaking on the occasion, Rawat said that through...

Anganwadi workers threaten self-immolation

Tuesday, 07 January 2020 | PNS | Dehradun

The protest of Anganwadi workers is still going on strong in Dehradun more than a month after it was started. However, with the authorities not taking cognisance of their demands, they are planning to go on a fast unto death soon and even resort to self immolation. On Monday, a large...

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