Javadekar to attend FRI University convocation

Javadekar to attend FRI University convocation

Wednesday, 04 September 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

Union minister of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, and Information and Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar will be the chief guest at the fifth convocation of Forest Research Institute (FRI) Deemed University to be held here on September 7. The convocation will also be attended by Siddhanta Das, Director General of Forests and...

Nainital ready to host Nanda Devi Mahotsav from today

Tuesday, 03 September 2019 | PNS | Nainital

The Nanda Devi Mahotsav will begin formally in lake city Nainital today and conclude on September 7. Though there is no concrete evidence of when this festival was started here, it is stated that it is being held in Nainital since 1903. Motiram Sah organised the festival for the first...

Fraudulent claims: Punitive action taken against Udham Singh Nagar hospital

Tuesday, 03 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The incidences of forgery and false claims are contributing to bleed the Atal Ayushman Uttarakhand Yojana (AAUY), the flagship health insurance scheme of Trivendra Singh Rawat Government. On Monday, the state health authority, spearheading the AAUY, removed Jaspur Metro hospital, Udham Singh Nagar from its panel. It also slapped a...

Charitable hospital inaugurated at Kedarnath base camp

Tuesday, 03 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

After assuming epidemic proportions, the menace of dengue is proving to be fatal. On Monday, a 19-year-old girl, a resident of Nehru colony, died due to the disease. The dreaded vector-borne disease has so far claimed four lives in the provisional State Capital. The girl, who lost her life due...

IIM Kashipur inaugurates 7th batch of Executive MBA programme

Tuesday, 03 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kashipur welcomed the new batch of executive MBA students. The institute director, professor Kulbhushan Baloon, inaugurated the 7th batch of MBA-WX for the academic year 2019-21 at Dehradun campus recently. Chairperson of the Dehradun campus of the institute, professor RK Padhy, was also present...

ABVP students lathi charged by police

Tuesday, 03 September 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

On the issue of student union elections in SMJN PG college, the supporters of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and National Students Union of India (NSUI) confronted each other on Monday. The police had to resort of lathi charge on ABVP students who were protesting against the college management and...

Ashes of nation’s first lady DGP immersed in Ganga

Tuesday, 03 September 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

The ashes of country’s first woman director general of police, Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya, were immersed in Ganga on Monday amidst Vedic rituals. Her daughters Kanika and Kaveri, along with other family members, performed the rituals here. The family priest Shailesh Mohan performed the rituals. A tearful adieu was given to the...

Swachchhta Rath to raise public awareness on waste segregation

Tuesday, 03 September 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

In order to raise public awareness on segregation of waste, Municipal Corporation of Dehradun on Monday flagged of Swacchta Rath. Mayor Sunil Uniyal ‘Gama’, Dehradun district magistrate C Ravishankar, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Arun Mohan Joshi and municipal commissioner Vinay Shankar Pandey together flagged off this first Information Education...

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Prioritising Strategic Economic Cooperation

22 September 2019 | Asoke Mukerji | Agenda

The complexities of caste system

22 September 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Dukh, Dard and a Season of Hope

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Astroturf | Empower your mind for success

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Pushing musical limit

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