Vineet Upadhyay

Uttarakhand HC sets next hearing on ex-Chief Ministers' facilities case in November

The court said everybody is equal before the law courts and service through private secretary is not permissible except Governor and President of India.

4 hours ago

Uttarakhand HC upholds death penalty of man for rape, murder of 7-year-old girl

The victim was termed as 'Little Nirbhaya’ whose tragic assault and murder ignited statewide protests demanding justice.

4 hours ago

Uttarakhand cabinet meet to convene in Almora district

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said that the idea of the move is to connect with people and take governance to them.

22 hours ago

Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee a philanthropist too, supports 2 poor school students

The scholarship titled 'Kabir Memorial Scholarship' is awarded to children who are meritorious but lack economic means to pursue education.

16 Oct 2019

Uttarakhand HC seeks institute help on remedies to find missing people in 2013 Kedarnath tragedy

The court asked the Wadiya Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun to apprise the court about what steps can be taken to find the missing people in the tragedy.

16 Oct 2019

Uttarakhand High Court bans use of red chilly to ward off elephants

The public interest litigation was filed by a Noida based non-government organization 'Independent Medical Initiative Society'. 

15 Oct 2019

Centre says forest land can be used 'temporarily' by anyone, activists fume

The letter further adds that permission for any such activity cannot be granted by any officer of state forest departments under the rank of divisional forest officer.

15 Oct 2019

Superstar Rajinikanth in Uttarakhand on spiritual tour with daughter Aishwarya Dhanush

The superstar is said to be a devotee of Maha Avtar Baba, and will spend some time in his cave too.

15 Oct 2019

Indiscipline will not be tolerated: Uttarakhand BJP president

BJP state president Ajay Bhatt chaired a meeting on Monday and said that strict action will be taken against those who display such behaviour.

14 Oct 2019

Kumaon Ramleela is the world’s longest opera

As festive season carries on, the staging of Ramleela in Uttarakhand does as well.

14 Oct 2019

Six people on their way to attend funeral die after SUV tumbles down gorge in Uttrakhand

A Mahindra Maxx vehicle was carrying 18 people who were travelling to attend a funeral from Deval to Ghaas area.

13 Oct 2019

'Muslim women spit into water served to Hindus', says BJP MLA, gets notice

Rudrapur MLA Rajkumar Thukra also said he would never bow his head before a Muslim or in a mosque.

13 Oct 2019

Corbett Tiger Reserve stops VIP quota bookings for NRIs, foreigners

The authorities in June had also started a crackdown on websites that were cheating tourists for night stay, safari bookings in the name of the official website of the of the protected sanctuary. 

11 Oct 2019

Uttarakhand girl who shielded brother from leopard gets recommended for Bravery Awards

State cabinet Minister Satpal Maharaj has provided help of Rs 1 lakh while she is getting treated in a hospital in Delhi. 

09 Oct 2019

Uttarakhand BJP MLA irks minority community by calling half his constituency ‘Pakistan’

The legislator made the comment when he was at Dhanori village in Roorkee on Monday after the construction of a road was completed.

09 Oct 2019