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  • Tikaitwarns govt ofprotests in poll-bound states September 27, 2021 7:17 am Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Sunday warned the central government to repeal the three farm laws, or else Samyukt Kisan Morcha will hold protests and meetings in poll-bound states and give 'vote ki chot' to the government. …
  • Ready to agitate for 10 years, but won't allow farm laws to be implemented: Rakesh Tikait September 27, 2021 5:21 am Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait on Sunday said farmers protesting against the central farm laws for the last 10 months are ready to agitate for 10 years, but will not allow the “black” legislations to be implemented. Thousands of farmers, mainly …
  • Cyclone Gulab to shower bounty over AP, Telangana, Chhattisgarh September 27, 2021 3:55 am Cyclone 'Gulab’ has moved nearly westwards and was located on Sunday afternoon about 110 km East-South-East of Gopalpur (Odisha) and 130 km East-North-East of Kalingapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) with a landfall point indicated somewhere between, projected …
  • Pune: NDA cadet from Maldives dies during physical training September 27, 2021 12:31 am A 22-year-old cadet from Maldives undergoing training at the National Defence Academy (NDA) in Pune collapsed and died during a training activity on Saturday afternoon. The academy said that a Court of Inquiry has been ordered to investigate into the …
  • Dangerous trend: AAP joins the race to the bottom in calling for local quotas in private jobs September 26, 2021 11:49 pm AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal recently promised 80% reservations for locals in private jobs in poll-bound Goa should his party come to power there. In fact, he made a similar promise for Uttarakhand too. This follows in the footsteps of states like Haryana, …
  • Nagaland to receive INR 200 crore as special assistance September 26, 2021 11:44 pm Our Reporter Dimapur, Sep. 26 (EMN): Nagaland, including six other states, will receive capital projects worth INR 200 crore each from the department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance, under the ‘special assistance to states for capital expenditure for …
  • Kitchenware brand Tupperware to set up 1,000 retail stores in 5 yrs September 26, 2021 11:36 pm Popular kitchenware brand Tupperware has drawn up aggressive expansion plans, including setting up of 1,000 retail stores across the country over the next five years, besides tapping sales through digital platform. Recently, the company inaugurated its …
  • Election coming, UP expands Cabinet: 7 new ministers in BJP ‘social balance’ September 26, 2021 10:13 pm WITH BARELY months to go for Assembly elections to be notified in UP, the BJP Sunday expanded its state government by naming seven new Ministers in an exercise that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said reflects “social balance” and “gives representation to …
  • SC ends extension of limitation period from October 2 September 26, 2021 10:02 pm New Delhi [India], September 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court has recalled its earlier order by which it had extended the statutory period for filing petitions in view of the COVID-19 second wave and said that relaxation will end on October 2, 2021. A Bench of …
  • Uttarakhand CM unveils Swami Vamdev Maharaj’s statue in Haridwar September 26, 2021 9:59 pm Sep 26, 2021, 08:18PM ISTSource: ANI Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami unveiled the statue of Swami Vamdev Maharaj and attended Sant Samagam in Haridwar on September 26. “He played a vital role and devoted his life to the Ram Mandir and this …
  • PM Modi lauds Divyangs for hoisting flag at Siachen September 26, 2021 8:51 pm New Delhi [India], September 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lauded the team of differently-abled people who created a world record by hoisting a flag on the Kumar Post situated at an altitude of more than 15,000 feet at the Siachen …
  • Efforts being taken to start international flight services from Srinagar: Civil aviation minister September 26, 2021 8:22 pm International flight operations are likely to resume at the Srinagar airport as efforts are on to start services between here and Sharjah, Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said on Saturday. He also said that the terminal at the Srinagar airport …
  • EV demand for commercial use likely to increase by 15 times 6 months September 26, 2021 8:19 pm Demand for electric vehicles for commercial use is estimated to increase 15 times in the next six months, driven by the rise in fuel prices, incentives rolled out by the central and state governments and renewed emphasis by ecommerce companies to electrify …
  • On world rivers day, activists beat thalis to wake up politicians September 26, 2021 4:46 pm Celebrating world rivers day at the Etmauddaula view point park, scores of river activists on Sunday evening beat drums, thalis, bells and shankhs to wake up “slumbering” MPs and MLAs from Agra to take up the cause of Yamuna, choking to death due to …
  • Yogi Adityanath to expand U.P. Cabinet to balance caste, regional aspirations September 26, 2021 1:53 pm Attempting to balance caste and regional aspiration, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will expand his ministry on Sunday evening, months ahead of the crucial assembly polls. The swearing-in ceremony is scheduled at Gandhi Auditorium in the Raj …
  • India logs 28,326 fresh Covid-19 cases, 260 deaths in last 24 hours September 26, 2021 7:31 am India recorded 28,326 new cases of the novel coronavirus, along with 260 deaths due to the infection in the past 24 hours. According to the data shared by the Union Health Ministry on Sunday, the country saw a total of 26,032 recoveries in the last 24 …
  • Hosted travel is key across generations and demographic groups September 26, 2021 6:45 am New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANSlife) Unique and more flexible stays are increasingly sought after, hosted travel sees a boost across demographics — the rise of millennial and senior hosts and sustainable and restorative travel emerge as key travel trends in India …
  • UP woman thrashed for talking to stranger September 26, 2021 5:49 am A 35-year-old woman was allegedly tied to a tree and beaten up by her in-laws for talking to a stranger. The incident took place under the Bilaspur police circle in Rampur on September 17, but the case was registered on Saturday after a video of the …
  • JP Nadda to inaugurate BJP Mahila Morcha's 2-day executive meeting today September 26, 2021 5:43 am Image Source : PTI/ REPRESENTATIONAL. JP Nadda to inaugurate BJP Mahila Morcha's executive meeting today.   Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national President JP Nadda will virtually inaugurate the two-day national executive meet of the BJP Mahila …
  • BJP will be a force to be reckoned with in Punjab: Arun Singh (IANS Interview) September 26, 2021 3:59 am The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will form governments in four states and improve its performance in Punjab, says Arun Singh, the National General Secretary of party. Elections will be held in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Manipur, Goa and Punjab in February …
  • First int’l flight between Srinagar and Sharjah to start soon September 25, 2021 6:12 pm After detailed deliberations between J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha and Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya M. Scindia, a slew of announcements have been made to strengthen the aviation infrastructure in the Union Territory, officials said on …
  • BJP to sell Article 370 removal, Ram Mandir, Triple Talaq this MCD polls September 25, 2021 4:25 pm In Delhi MCD polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party will sell abrogation of Article 370, Ram Mandir and Triple Talaq law in 11,000 meetings planned to repeat its 2017 victory. Gearing up for the next years’ municipal polls in the national capital, the BJP on …
  • Uttarakhand Govt aims to vaccinate 100% population by December 2021 September 25, 2021 1:35 pm Sep 25, 2021, 06:37PM ISTSource: ANIUttarakhand Government has aimed to vaccinate 100 per cent of its eligible population by December 2021. “Almost 95% of the eligible population have been vaccinated with the first dose and 40% with the second dose. We are …
  • Rapid population causing demographic changes, warns Uttarakhand govt September 25, 2021 10:52 am The Uttarakhand government has said the rapid rise in population is causing demographic changes in certain areas of the state, resulting in migration of several communities from those places besides posing a threat to communal peace. Expressing concern …
  • A sustainable luxury travel & hospitality company launches September 25, 2021 10:18 am New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANSlife) Escaping into greener environs has been interesting in people for many years but has piqued thanks to the pandemic. Add to that the emerging desire to be truly transported to own a holiday home at a comfortable driving distance …
  • Wildlife Board clears PMGSY road projects in border areas September 25, 2021 9:26 am The National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) has given clearance for the completion of a road construction project under the Pradhan Mantri Grameen Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) from Kirchi to Seoj Dhar in Udhampur district of the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir. …
  • The ‘world’s highest altitude’ film festival flags off today: THFF September 25, 2021 8:06 am On Friday, September 24, the first edition of The Himalayan Film Festival 2021 (THFF) flags off in Leh as part of the 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav', commemorating 75 years of India's Independence.   The honored guests of the inaugural ceremony of …
  • As mountain springs dry up, Uttarkashi women revive traditional chal-khals September 25, 2021 7:43 am Uttarkashi, Sep 25 (101Reporters/IANS) Over the last decade, it has become increasingly hard for Sartama Devi to source water around her Uttarkashi village home in Uttarakhand and same has been the story for the rest of her co-habitants. “Our water …
  • Exotic brown trout threatening native Himalayan fish species: study September 25, 2021 7:15 am The exotic brown trout invasion is threatening the native Himalayan snow trout by restricting their distribution and movement in high-altitude river basins, according to a study. The research, published in the Journal of Applied Ecology, shows that snow …
  • ‘Communal flare-up’ fear puts Uttarakhand on alert September 25, 2021 12:48 am
  • Migration due to demographic change in certain areas: Uttarakhand govt September 24, 2021 10:59 pm The Pushkar Singh Dhami government on Friday alleged instances of “migration” due to a “demographic change” in specific areas and directed the administration and police authorities to prevent sale of properties under pressure and threats. A “demographic …
  • Politics of Religion Pays Well for Delhi’s Ruling Aam Aadmi Party, Says Expert September 24, 2021 7:58 pm https://sputniknews.com/20210924/politics-of-religion-pays-well-for-delhis-ruling-aam-aadmi-party-says-expert-1089302535.html Politics of Religion Pays Well for Delhi’s Ruling Aam Aadmi Party, Says Expert Politics of Religion Pays Well for …
  • Rare variety flowers seen near Kedarnath Temple in Uttarakhand September 24, 2021 7:43 pm Sep 24, 2021, 10:28PM ISTSource: ANIA variety of rare flowers have been seen near Vasuki Tal near Kedarnath Temple in Uttarakhand. The flowers including Neel Kamal, Soliya, and others have become the main attraction of tourists. ‘Neel kamal’ flowers have …
  • 50 pc eligible population fully vaccinated: Goa CM September 24, 2021 7:28 pm Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant on Friday said that 50 percent of the eligible population of Goa is fully vaccinated. The announcement comes about a week after Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the state for completing 100 percent vaccination of …
  • Himalayan hydropower 'clean but risky,' warn scientists September 24, 2021 2:00 pm With its steep topography and abundant water resources the Himalayas offer sustainable, low-carbon hydropower for energy-hungry South Asia. But there is a catch—the mountain range falls in one of the world's most seismically active regions. A group of …
  • Tupperware opens 100th India store in Chennai September 24, 2021 11:08 am Many companies were rueing that the Covid-19 pandemic has dealt a big blow to their sales. But, for Tupperware, a household name in India, sales picked up as people stored a lot of daily needs and bought more of its products, especially from the second …
  • Jitender Gogi: Delhi’s dreaded gangster who was shot dead inside Rohini court September 24, 2021 10:57 am Dreaded jailed gangster Jitender Maan alias Gogi was shot dead by two armed assailants of a rival gang inside the Rohini Court on Friday afternoon. The rival gang was led by jailed gangster Sunil alias Tillu Tajpuriya Members of the Counter Intelligence …
  • Snapdeal customer services now in eight languages apart from Hindi, English September 24, 2021 10:49 am Snapdeal, which has reinvented itself as a value e-commerce company, said its customer care services are now available in eight Indian languages, in addition to Hindi and English. The customer care team at Snapdeal is now staffed to speak to users in a …
  • Tehri Dam achieves full potential of 830m capacity September 24, 2021 9:50 am The Tehri Dam Project in Uttarakhand reached a milestone as it achieved full capacity of 830 metres, for the first time ever. Though the project has been providing the much-needed 1000 MW power and other benefits such as drinking and irrigation water, …
  • Namami Gange not for cleaning Ganga September 24, 2021 9:36 am New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): The Minister of State for Jal Shakti Bishweswar Tudu on Thursday said that Namami Gange is not only a program for cleaning Ganga but to bring collective consciousness among masses. The Minister of State for Jal Shakti …
  • Monsoon may not withdraw until first week of October September 24, 2021 8:35 am Conditions for withdrawal of monsoon from West Rajasthan may not develop until the middle of the first week of October , according to India Meteorological Department (IMD), which sees an active Bay of Bengal extending the monsoon past the normal closure …
  • U’khand minister acquitted in Shaktiman horse assault case due to lack of evidence September 24, 2021 8:16 am A court in Uttarakhand has acquitted cabinet minister Ganesh Joshi and four others accused of causing injuries to police horse Shaktiman during a clash between BJP protesters and the police here in 2016 due to lack of credible evidence. The Uttarakhand …
  • Love hotels are blossoming in India September 24, 2021 8:01 am LOCALS CALL it “lover’s paradise”. Upvan, a picturesque lake in Thane, a satellite city of Mumbai, attracts its share of joggers, cyclists and pot-smoking college students. But mostly the lane surrounding the lake is filled with young couples getting cosy …
  • Kajol and Tanishaa Mukerji celebrate mom Tanuja’s birthday in style, see inside photos September 24, 2021 6:13 am Veteran actor Tanuja turned 78 on Thursday. Her daughters — actors Kajol and Tanishaa Mukerji — made sure they celebrated the day in style. Kajol and Tanishaa took to social media to share photos and videos from the veteran actor’s birthday celebrations. …
  • In BJP, a new found love, respect for Capt September 24, 2021 3:14 am The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership has developed a new love for Capt Amarinder Singh, days after he resigned as chief minister following a long internal tussle within the ruling Congress in Punjab. After constantly attacking him during his four …
  • Govt blames Centre for everything, draws parallel with other states, says Fadnavis September 23, 2021 11:14 pm To cover up growing instances of crime against women in Maharashtra, the Uddhav Thackeray government has displayed its insensitivity by pointing fingers at other states, BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis said on Thursday. “The state government is increasingly …
  • Supreme Court panel flags clearance to road in Rajaji reserve, seeks clarification September 23, 2021 11:02 pm A Supreme Court-appointed committee has questioned relaxations given for upgrade of a 4.7-km road in the buffer zone of Rajaji Tiger Reserve and sought replies from the Centre and Uttarakhand government. The Central Empowered Committee (CEC) asked the …
  • Area under organic farming along Ganga increases four-fold September 23, 2021 10:29 pm (MENAFN- IANS) New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Total area under organic farming and agro-forestry increased from 23,840 hectare (ha) to 1,03,780 ha along the river Ganga, a meeting of the Empowered Task Force was informed here on Wednesday. "Land for organic …
  • Commercial vehicles entering Delhi without RFID tags could lose their permits September 23, 2021 7:49 pm Commercial vehicles entering Delhi without RFID (radio-frequency identification) tags could lose their permits, with the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) requesting transport departments of respective states to take action against violators under …
  • Ayushman Bharat PM-JAY reformed healthcare system: Mandaviya September 23, 2021 7:34 pm Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Thursday that the Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (PM-JAY) has reformed the healthcare system in India. “It gives me great happiness that the scheme has served more than 2.2 crore people in …
  • Still in midst of Covid second wave even though cases are declining: Centre September 23, 2021 3:08 pm Union Health Ministry on Thursday said that the second wave of the COVID-19 disease has not subsided yet even as cases are declining. The ministry also asked people to follow coronavirus preventive measures to protect themselves. Keeping in mind the …
  • Two Qatari projects make it to Bentley's infrastructure awards list September 23, 2021 2:29 pm Two Qatar-based projects have emerged as the finalists in 2021 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure constituted by The Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the infrastructure engineering software company.    Al Thumama Stadium (in the Buildings and Campuses …
  • Neeraj's javelin, hockey stick gifted by women's team up for grabs in e-auction of PM Modi's gifts, mementos September 23, 2021 12:50 pm By ANI NEW DELHI: Neeraj Chopra's Tokyo Olympics javelin and para-athlete Sumit Antil's javelin are among the items that are up for grabs in the e-auction of gifts presented by Olympians and Paralympians to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Neeraj had …
  • BJP MP slams Harish Rawat for calling Pakistan army chief 'brother' September 23, 2021 11:36 am BJP Rajya Sabha MP Anil Baluni on Thursday slammed former Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat for calling the Pakistan army chief "brother", drawing a sharp reaction from the Congress leader who said he doesn't need a lecture on nationalism from him. …
  • SC indicates recalling it's extension of limitation period September 23, 2021 10:46 am New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday said that it will pass an order to lift its earlier order by which it had extended the statutory period for filing petitions in view of the COVID-19 second wave and indicated that period …
  • COVID-19: How states are ensuring people get their second doses September 23, 2021 10:46 am (MENAFN- NewsBytes) As economic activities have mostly resumed across the country, state governments are putting all efforts to ensure people get their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. With a decline in COVID-19 infections, states are concerned that …
  • Roop Durgapal on her recent trip to Uttarakhand September 23, 2021 8:45 am
  • Three cybercriminals arrested in Pune for duping Dehradun man of Rs 17 lakh via matrimonial site September 23, 2021 8:19 am By ANI DEHRADUN: Uttarakhand Special Task Force (STF) on Thursday arrested three people from Pune for allegedly duping a Dehradun resident of Rs 17,10,000 through a matrimonial website. As per information shared by Uttarakhand STF Senior Superintendent of …
  • Watch: Sloth bear shot dead after attacking forest officials in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli September 23, 2021 6:52 am A sloth bear was shot dead by a team of forest officials in Joshimath area of Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district on Wednesday after it attacked and injured five people during a rescue operation. The officials were trying to catch the bear after it attacked …
  • Death of Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad president: UP govt recommends CBI probe September 23, 2021 2:24 am The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday recommended a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the death of Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad (ABAP) president Mahant Narendra Giri, two days after he was found dead in Prayagraj’s Baghambari Math. …
  • Unemployment aid by Kejriwal a poll stunt: BJP September 23, 2021 12:20 am The State BJP on Wednesday staged a demonstration outside Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s residence demanding compensation for the unemployed in the Capital. Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta termed Mr. Kejriwal’s promises to provide unemployment allowance …
  • ‘Code-Red’ for Ganga-Himalayas: Restarting hydro projects in Uttarakhand an open invitation to disaster September 22, 2021 8:11 pm This year, our planet bore the brunt of an unprecedented number of extreme events – from unstoppable forest fires and heatwaves to floods, and even bizarre phenomena like glacial breaks in ice peaks and fire clouds – where clouds spew lightning instead of …
  • Want to see Dalit CM in Uttarakhand: Harish Rawat September 22, 2021 3:56 pm After a Dalit Chief Minister in Punjab, Congress General Secretary and Chairman of the campaign committee Harish Rawat said that he wants to see a Dalit as CM in Uttarakhand which goes to the polls early next year. Addressing a parivartan yatra,the former …
  • Three Pune mountaineers scale Mount Manda-1 in Uttarakhand September 21, 2021 11:48 pm
  • Jyotiraditya Scindia interacts with Uttarakhand CM, LGs September 21, 2021 8:32 pm New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Tuesday virtually interacted with Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami for strengthening of the aviation infrastructure in the state. The minister also …
  • Pray to Ganga for chance to see Dalit CM in Uttarakhand too, says Rawat September 20, 2021 11:24 pm Former Uttarakhand chief minister and AICC general secretary in-charge of Punjab, Harish Rawat, on Monday said that he prays to the Ganga for a chance to see a Dalit Chief Minister in Uttarakhand after “history” was created in Punjab with the appointment …
  • Helping Uttarakhand Farmers Scale New Heights September 20, 2021 10:52 pm Bandal Ghati is a scenic hamlet nestled in the valley between the hills in Raipur, Uttarakhand – about 30km from the state's capital, Dehradun. The community here has lived off the land for generations. However, with changing times, unavailability of …
  • Despite failing in Delhi, CM promising jobs in Uttarakhand, says Cong. September 20, 2021 7:53 pm The Delhi Congress on Monday said Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was making poll promises in Uttarakhand that he would provide jobs for the unemployed youth but failed to deliver on his promises made to the people of Delhi. Delhi Congress Chief Ch. Anil …
  • Uttarakhand: Covid curfew extended till October 5. Check details September 20, 2021 5:07 pm The Uttarakhand government on Monday extended the ongoing Covid-induced curfew in the state till October 5. The restrictions have been extended in view of the coronavirus situation. As per the new order, the Covid curfew will come into effect from …
  • Uttarakhand: Cloudburst hits Chamoli district, over a dozen cars stuck in the debris September 20, 2021 1:20 pm Sep 20, 2021, 05:37PM ISTSource: TOI.inIn a massive cloudburst in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, the temporary shelters made for the labourers of the Border Road Organisation have been damaged. The incident was reported at Pangti village of Narayan Bagar …
  • Cloudburst in Uttarakhand's Chamoli, no casualties reported September 20, 2021 7:02 am By ANI CHAMOLI: The Chamoli district administration early on Monday reported a cloudburst at Pangti village of Narayan Bagar block here at 5:30 am. The temporary shelters of the Border Road Organisation (BRO) labourers have been damaged, while more than a …
  • Cloudburst hits Chamoli in Uttarakhand, no casualties September 20, 2021 6:17 am
  • Eye on polls, 2 roads in east Delhi named after personalities from Uttarakhand September 20, 2021 3:51 am Two roads in the Patparganj assembly constituency, which is represented by deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia, have been named after two famous personalities of Uttarakhand—martyr Kesari Chand and folk singer Heera Singh Rana.NEW DELHI: Two roads in the …
  • Watch: Uttarakhand Governor, Chief Minister sweep floor at Gurdwara Nanakmatta Sahib September 19, 2021 6:22 pm
  • With Dalit CM in Punjab, Congress aims at UP and Uttarakhand September 19, 2021 4:13 pm After the surprise announcement of the name of Charanjit Singh Channi, a Dalit leader, for the Chief Minister’s post in Punjab, the Congress looks at the larger aim of Uttrakhand and Uttar Pradesh which are also going to polls early next year. Rahul Gandhi …
  • Uttarakhand: Kejriwal promises unemployment allowance, job quota for local people if voted to power September 19, 2021 1:46 pm AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday promised to take big steps to end migration from Uttarakhand, assuring an unemployment allowance and an 80 per cent job quota for people of the state if his party comes to power in the next assembly elections. Making …
  • Arvind Kejriwal promises 6 'guarantees' to people of Uttarakhand if voted to power September 19, 2021 1:46 pm AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday promised to take big steps to end migration from Uttarakhand, assuring an unemployment allowance and an 80 per cent job quota for people of the state if his party comes to power in the next assembly elections. Making …
  • Ahead of Uttarakhand elections, employment, reservation in jobs for locals among Kejriwal's 6 guarantees September 19, 2021 12:54 pm Sep 19, 2021, 05:50PM ISTSource: Times NowDelhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday gave six guarantees to the people of Uttarakhand ahead of the Assembly elections in the state. Kejriwal has offered employment for …
  • Kejriwal will unveil party's vision, discuss migration issue, says Uttarakhand AAP leader September 19, 2021 10:31 am Ahead of Delhi CM and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Convener Arvind Kejriwal's visit to Haldwani, Colonel (Retd.) Ajay Kothiyal, the Chief Ministerial face of the party in Uttarakhand said on Sunday that Kejriwal will unveil the party's vision and discuss …
  • Primary schools in Uttarakhand to reopen on September 21 September 19, 2021 6:56 am Primary schools in Uttarakhand will reopen for classes 1-5 on September 21 after remaining closed for months due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The classes will be held only for three hours a day and children will not be allowed to bring food to school, …
  • Pushkar Singh Dhami to be BJP's CM candidate in Uttarakhand September 18, 2021 6:11 pm By Express News Service DEHRADUN: BJP election committee in charge for Uttarakhand Prahlad Joshi announced that the party will contest state assembly elections under the leadership of Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami.  Party insiders told that Joshi had …
  • BJP will rule Uttarakhand again September 18, 2021 5:34 pm New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): After returning from her 2-day visit to Uttarakhand, state BJP co- incharge Locket Chatterjee on Saturday exuded confidence that the party will form the government again in the state by winning over 60 seats in …
  • Uttarakhand issues SOP for Char Dham Yatra September 17, 2021 11:49 pm A DAY after Uttarakhand High Court lifted its stay on Char Dham Yatra, the state government on Friday issued the standard operating procedure (SOP) for the yatra, making it mandatory for pilgrims to either have certificate of both doses of the Covid …
  • BJP Uttarakhand to tell voters about specific development in their village September 17, 2021 7:27 pm With an eye on next years’ Assembly polls in Uttarakhand, the BJP has planned to inform the voters about the specific development works carried out in their villages in the last five years. An Uttarakhand BJP leader said that the central leaders have …
  • Pralhad Joshi thanks Uttarakhand High Court for reopening ‘Char Dham Yatra’ September 17, 2021 7:02 pm Sep 18, 2021, 12:05AM ISTSource: ANIUnion Minister of Parliamentary Affairs Pralhad Joshi thanked the Uttarakhand High Court for reopening Char Dham Yatra. Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs Pralhad Joshi said, “I thank the High Court for reopening ‘ …
  • Pushkar Singh Dhami will be Uttarakhand CM again: Pralhad Joshi September 17, 2021 5:01 pm Union Minister and BJP’s in-charge for the Uttarakhand Assembly polls Pralhad Joshi Friday said the party was contesting the elections under the leadership of Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami and that he would take up the top job once the party comes to …
  • Cong’s Uttarakhand leaders put up stiff resistance to turncoats’ re-entry September 17, 2021 4:46 pm With Congress leaders in Uttarakhand purportedly resisting the proposed re-entry of some “turncoats” who joined the BJP ahead of last Assembly polls, the matter is before party chief Sonia Gandhi, who will seek views of all key leaders before taking a …
  • Uttarakhand HC allows Chardham Yatra September 17, 2021 2:51 am The Uttarakhand High Court on Thursday vacated its stay on the Chardham Yatra and directed the state government to conduct the pilgrimage with strict adherence to COVID-19 norms. Lifting the ban on the yatra, a division bench of the court comprising Chief …
  • Ban on Chardham Yatra lifted by Uttarakhand HC; Devotees allowed but asked to comply with Covid guidelines September 17, 2021 1:14 am Ban on Chardham Yatra lifted by Uttarakhand HC; Devotees allowed but asked to comply with Covid guidelines The Uttarakhand High Court has lifted the ban on Chardham Yatra. On Thursday, during the hearing, the High Court has withdrawn the June 28 decision …
  • Uttarakhand: After MLA moves to BJP, state Congress to hold review of district, city units September 16, 2021 9:33 pm After sitting Congress MLA from Purola, Rajkumar, joined the BJP, the Uttarakhand Pradesh Congress Committee has decided to fan out ‘observers and co-observers’ across its district and city units to conduct reviews into organisational affairs and submit …
  • Uttarakhand HC lifts stay order: Char Dham Yatra to begin on Saturday September 16, 2021 12:04 pm UTTARAKHAND HIGH Court on Thursday vacated its stay order on the state Cabinet’s decision to allow Char Dham Yatra but directed the state government to ensure adequate availability of Covid testing and medical facilities during the yatra. Hours later, the …
  • Uttarakhand AAP chief SS Kaler resigns to fight CM Dhami September 16, 2021 2:23 am By Express News Service DEHRADUN:  SS Kaler, AAP Uttarakhand president has resigned to contest the state assembly polls against Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami.  Kaler said that he resigned to focus on the assembly elections. “I decided to …
  • Uttarakhand: Blast outside BJP leader's house September 15, 2021 2:47 pm
  • Former Lt Gen Gurmeet Singh Takes Oath As Uttarakhand Governor September 15, 2021 2:41 pm   On Wednesday, September 15, the Lieutenant General (Retd) Gurmeet Singh took oath as the 8th Governor of Uttarakhand. He was sworn into office by Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice RS Chauhan at a ceremony that took place at the Raj Bhavan in Dehradun. …
  • Lieutenant General (retd) Gurmit Singh sworn-in as new Governor of Uttarakhand September 15, 2021 10:30 am Gurmit Singh was sworn in on Wednesday as the new governor of Uttarakhand. The oath of office was administered to Singh by the Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand High Court Justice RS Chauhan at a simple function held at the Raj Bhawan. Singh, who retired as …
  • Lt Gen Gurmit Singh sworn in as Governor of Uttarakhand September 15, 2021 8:02 am Lt Gen (Retd) Gurmit Singh was sworn in on Wednesday as the new governor of Uttarakhand. The oath of office was administered to Singh by the Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand High Court Justice RS Chauhan at a simple function held at the Raj Bhawan here. …
  • BJP's Uttarakhand in-charges to review poll preps September 15, 2021 6:20 am (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) BJP election in-charges for Uttarakhand will be on a two-day visit to the hill state from Thursday to review the party's poll preparedness. Election in-charge Pralhad Joshi and two co-incharges, Lok Sabha member …
  • Uttarakhand AAP president resigns, to fight against CM September 14, 2021 11:08 pm Aam Aadmi Party Uttarakhand chief SS Kaler resigned from the post on Tuesday ahead of the Assembly polls scheduled next year. Soon after, the party announced three working state chiefs — one each for Kumaon, Garhwal and Terai regions. Announcing his …
  • Eye on 2022 Assembly polls, Kejriwal to visit Uttarakhand September 14, 2021 6:37 pm (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal will travel to Haldwani and Nanital in Uttarakhand as a part of his election tour ahead of the Assembly elections in the state scheduled in …
  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to visit Uttarakhand on Sunday September 14, 2021 3:47 pm