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Ganga canal closure extended by five days

Ganga canal closure extended by five days

Thursday, 24 October 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

Every year, the Ganga canal is usually closed down on Dussehra night for cleaning and is reopened on Deepawali night. Considering the fact that various works for the 2021 Kumbh Mela are currently underway, the Kumbh Mela administration has requested the Uttar Pradesh irrigation department to extend the Ganga canal...

BJP confident of forming board in 12 dist Panchayats

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) announced its candidates for the posts of district Panchayat chairpersons in four districts on Tuesday. The BJP State president and MP Ajay Bhatt expressed confidence that the party will form the boards in all district Panchayats. All the elected members will be felicitated at the party’s...

Cong hinges hopes on positive Independents

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The victory of large number of Independents in the election of three-tier Panchayati Raj bodies have given a boost to the prospects of the Congress in the elections of the district Panchayat presidents and block Pramukhs. Barring few seats of district Panchayat members, the Congress party had not made any formal...

Two policemen killed, two injured in mishap

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 | PNS | Nainital

Two police personnel died after their jeep met with an accident during VIP duty for the governor in the Veerbhatti area of Nainital on Tuesday. The Kathgodam police station in-charge and a lady sub-inspector from Lalkuan police station who were also in the jeep sustained serious injuries in the mishap. Governor Baby...

5 dead in Chamoli road accident

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

At least five died in a road accident late on Monday evening at Khal Paini Kujasu motor road in Karnprayag, Chamoli district. The accident happened after the driver of the car reportedly lost control of the vehicle causing it to fall off the road into a 200 metre deep gorge. The accident...

Caring for elders suffering from memory loss

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

If a senior member of the family aged above 65 years, starts asking repetitive questions or conversations, misplaces personal belongings, gets lost on a familiar route, the chances are that the person may have developed dementia. The worst of all dementia is Alzheimer’s disease which demands 24 hours care of the...

Various activities held as part of Virasat

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Various activities were held as part of the Virasat festival on Tuesday. The day began with a sit and draw competition in which more than 180 students from different schools participated. The theme of the competition was Gandhi and heritage. Later during the day, Dhamaal folk dance from Haryana was staged by...

Infant girl under observation, police register case

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

The infant girl found abandoned at Ranjhawala near an under construction building is still under observation at Government Doon Medical College (GDMC) hospital. The chairperson of State Commission for the Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR) Usha Negi visited the hospital on Tuesday. According to an SCPCR member, the infant has marks...

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