Vineet Upadhyay 

Uttarakhand mulls ending Rs 50,000 monetary benefit for inter-faith marriages after 'controversy'

Many other BJP-ruled states, including Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka, are making laws to prevent alleged 'Love Jihad'.

06 Dec 2020

IIT-R professor calls student 'soft' for not attending class due to father's death, draws social media ire

After video/audio recording was leaked online, the teacher wrote a mail saying he never intended any wrong.

26 Nov 2020

Uttarakhand offers Rs 40 lakh to telecom companies to set up mobile towers in 'dark villages' 

Uttarakhand border villages are compelled to use Nepalese Sim cards due to no or poor availability of Indian network providers including government-owned BSNL.

05 Sep 2020

No coercive measures against woman alleging rape by BJP MLA: Uttarakhand High Court

The woman hailing from Almora has accused BJP MLA from Dwarahat, Mahesh Singh Negi of raping on several occasions and impregnating her. The woman gave birth to a daughter in May this year.

05 Sep 2020

Woman moves Uttarakhand HC against rape-accused BJP MLA

The HC was hearing a petition of the woman who had requested the court to quash an FIR registered against her by the state police based on an extortion complaint filed by the MLA's wife.

30 Aug 2020