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Ganga canal closed till Diwali for cleaning

Ganga canal closed till Diwali for cleaning

Saturday, 12 October 2019 | PNS | Haridwar

The annual closure of Ganga canal for cleaning and silt removal has been enforced from Wednesday midnight. The canal shall remain closed for next 20 days and the full flow will be resumed on Diwali night say the authorities.  However, 1,000 cusecs of water shall be maintained at Har Ki...

MCD to launch smart vending zone

Saturday, 12 October 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

The Municipal Corporation of Dehradun (MCD) is soon going to launch the pilot project for the smart vending zone at Chhe Number Puliya. Municipal commissioner Vinay Shankar Pandey said they are waiting for all 50 smart trolleys to be made after which the project will be launched. The tentative date...

MCD to hold human chain event on November 5

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PNS | DEHRADUN

The Municipal Corporation of Dehradun is all set to conduct a human chain event in the series of activities it is doing for raising awareness on the ban on use of polythene and single use plastic. Municipal commissioner Vinay Shankar Pandey said that the date has been finalised on November...

HC seeks reply on blocked elephant corridors

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PNS | Nainital

Hearing on a public interest litigation against blocked elephant corridors in Uttarakhand, the high court has sought replies from the Corbett national park director, chief wildlife warden and the Ramnagar divisional forest officer by October 15. Expressing dissatisfaction, the court has also asked who allowed the use of cruel methods like...

Voting for II phase of Panchayat elections today

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Stage is all set for second phase of polling in the three- tier Panchayati Raj elections currently in progress in the 12 districts of the State. In the election of Friday, 14,55,730 voters belonging to 31 blocks of the state would exercise their constitutional right to decide the fate of...

2-day workshop on economic & social transformation through GPDP unveiled

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat inaugurated a two-day workshop on economic and social transformation through Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP) in Himalayan States at Rishikesh on Thursday. Addressing the gathering on the occasion, the chief minister said that the Panchayati Raj department is organising this workshop with the aim of ‘Sabni...

Candid Notes

Friday, 11 October 2019 | Gajendra Singh Negi

Shameful slip The slide witnessed by Uttarakhand in the index of the education quality and health services released by an agency none other than the NITI Aayog which is the policy think tank of Government of India, puts egg on the face of State administration and its governance. In the recently...

Opposition slams Govt for poor performance

Friday, 11 October 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

The Opposition Congress has slammed the State Government for poor performance on index of health services released by the NITI Aayog. Launching an assault on the State Government, the Vice President of the State unit of Congress party Surya Kant Dhasmana told the media persons in Dehradun on Thursday that...

State Editions

50 booked for deterring public servants from discharging duties

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Close fight between Cong, BJP for Jhabua Assembly bypoll

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

One booked for rape, accused absconding

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Former MLA’s missing daughter appears through social media

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Now, Santhal Pargana to see development only: CM

20 October 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Jharkhand has the best textile policy, says CM

20 October 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Mighty Millets

20 October 2019 | Kavita Devgan | Agenda

Astroturf : Watch your thought patterns

20 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Change of mineset

20 October 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

‘Employing women in mines leads to innovative ideas & perspectives’

20 October 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘I don’t want to enter politics’

20 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Make it special

20 October 2019 | Sunday PIONEER | Sunday Pioneer