Narendra Sethi

HC stays 30% reservation for U'khand-origin women in govt jobs

The High Court, after hearing the petitions, stayed the government order issued on July 24, 2006 and allowed the petitioners to appear in the main examination.

24 Aug 2022

BJP creates new team ahead of Uttarakhand polls; rubber stamp, says Congress

The BJP on Tuesday reconstituted the Uttarakhand executive team with most faces replaced.

24 Aug 2022

Uttarakhand to revoke ease in land rule

According to sources, most of the recommendations are in line with widespread public sentiments on preserving the population distribution in the state.

22 Aug 2022

Uttarakhand: 15 feared dead in cloudburst fury, govt seeks Army help

According to the Disaster Management Department, the epicentre of the earthquake was in Tezam tehsil.

21 Aug 2022

Dehradun Diary: Uttarakhand scientist part of NASA Moon program

Pandey's uncle, a superintending engineer in UPCL, said his nephew also gives free tuition to children from across the globe. 

18 Aug 2022

Nine Uttarakhand river stretches most polluted, says study

A recent report of CPCB revealed that 357 polluted river stretches were identified on 323 rivers, according to Biochemical oxygen demand, an indicator of organic pollution in the country.

15 Aug 2022

Nation won’t trust homes without flag: Uttarakhand BJP chief; draws flak from Oppn parties

No one has insulted the tricolour as much as the BJP has done till date, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said.

13 Aug 2022

Power crisis: Uttarakhand gives nod to small hydropower projects 

The Uttarakhand government has finally given its nod for setting up small hydropower projects in the state to overcome its power crisis.

12 Aug 2022

Gangajal all set to go global from Uttarakhand in ceramic pots

A project officer said the state government’s initiative came in the wake of the fact that many companies are selling water in bottles with wrappers of Gangajal on it.

09 Aug 2022

Dehradun Diary

Apart from CM’s appeal to hoist tricolour on each of the 20 lakh houses in the state, Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav will be celebrated with much zeal.

04 Aug 2022

Defying threats from fanatics, Muslim trio takes part in Kanwar Yatra

Aslam Rana also vowed to keep taking part in the festival after he took a holy bath in Haridwar.

28 Jul 2022

Uttarakhand Police busts exam paper leak racket, six nabbed

The police arrested six accused and recovered Rs 36 lakhs from them. All the accused were sent to judicial custody on Monday by a Dehradun court.

26 Jul 2022

Dehradun Diary

The government of Uttarakhand has given its final nod for the setting  up of ‘children’s traffic parks’ in the state.

22 Jul 2022

Leopards kill two, target biker in Uttarakhand

Leopards killed two persons and seriously injured one in three separate incidents in the last 24 hours in Uttarakhand, authorities said.

20 Jul 2022

Uttarakhand: Pregnant woman carried for six hours for delivery; political blame game begins

Leela Joshi had to be carried by her family through uneven terrain for six hours in a make-shift doli (palanquin) to cover the 17km trek to the primary health centre, Panuanaula, in Almora.

18 Jul 2022

‘Uttarakhand government callous towards plastic issue’ 

The Uttarakhand High Court has termed the conduct of the state government authorities as “insensitive” in the management and disposal of solid and plastic waste.

15 Jul 2022

Uttarakhand readies for 4 crore Kanwar yatris with 10K cops, 400 CCTV cameras, anti-terror squads

Uttarakhand expects a record 4 crore Shiv devotees during the Kanwar Yatra that resumed today after two years following the Covid-19 pandemic.

15 Jul 2022

Uttarakhand bans pork sale amid swine flu scare

As many as 192 pigs have died due to the ailment in Pauri and Dehradun districts.

11 Jul 2022

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