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Uttarakhand sets up natural orchid conservation site

Uttarakhand has identified 36 species of orchids for their conservation in their natural habitat in Lumti area of Pithoragarh district.

2 hours ago

Uttarakhand colleges roll back late fine on Kashmiri students after HRD ministry's intervention

Students were not able to pay their fee on time due to lockdown in Kashmir valley after abolition not Article 370 in August this year. 

07 Dec 2019

Environment Ministry slams Uttarakhand for violating Supreme Court order

Last month, the Uttarakhand government had framed a new definition of ‘deemed forests’ as a land patch of 10 hectare or above with 60 per cent  canopy density and 75 per cent native plant species.

07 Dec 2019

Swedish royals get a taste of Uttarakhand’s hospitality

 Sweden’s King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia arrived in Uttarakhand on Thursday on their two-day visit.

06 Dec 2019

47-year-old Uttarakhand businessman to cover 16,000km on foot for EVM ban

Onkar Singh Dhillon has been travelling on foot since 110 days now with a trolly of his essentials sleeping off on petrol pumps and roadside spots in his 6500km journey till date. 

05 Dec 2019

Dehradun diary

In a first in India, a Ganga Centralised Aqualabs will be established at the Wildlife Institute of India in Dehradun to preserve aquatic life in the Ganga.

05 Dec 2019

Swedish royal couple to visit Corbett

The Swedish royals King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia are scheduled to visit Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve on Thursday.

05 Dec 2019

Uttarakhand High Court directs immediate removal of Doon University VC

A petition was filed challenging the appointment of Chandrashekhar Nautiyal, the VC of the varsity.

04 Dec 2019

Uttarakhand transport department to issue online green cards for Char Dham vehicles

The decision has been taken to avoid delay, confusion and congestion due to the offline process. 

02 Dec 2019

Poetic justice? Man sodomized on train bound for Jaipur, doctors find he's HIV positive

The 25-year-old is a resident of Ahmedabad and was travelling to Jaipur via train. Police said three middle-aged men offered him a drugged cup of tea and then sodomized him after he fell unconscious.

02 Dec 2019

Uttarakhand's new definition of forest sparks outrage

However, state government officials negated the possibility of any harm due to this new definition.

01 Dec 2019

Uttarakhand shrine board row: Priests to march to CM’s house

Unrest over the formation of a Char Dham shrine board to manage over 50 temples in Uttrakhand grew as priests threatened to protest against the government decision.

01 Dec 2019

Uttarakhand ex-CM Harish Rawat to go on hunger strike in Gairsain

The colossal three-storey assembly building in Gairsain, which resembles a Roman palace, is being constructed on a one lakh square feet area. 

30 Nov 2019

Haldwani Medical College professor accused of sexual harassment, charge sheet filed

The officials of the varsity refused to comment on the matter citing that the matter is sensitive and under investigation.

27 Nov 2019

Uttarakhand to Re-introduce Rhinoceros in Corbett Tiger Reserve

Sources in the government told TNIE that the plans are to be implemented at a fast pace within three months of time-period.

26 Nov 2019