PM chairs meeting of Ganga council in Kanpur
The PM chaired the meeting of the council at Chandra Shekhar Azad Agriculture University. He reviewed the works completed under the project so far and exchanged notes on cleaning the Ganga with dignitaries, officials said. The meeting chaired by the PM was attended by chief ministers Yogi Adityanath and Trivendra Singh Rawat, respectively.
L&T bags Rail Vikas Nigam order worth Rs 1,000 cr - Rs 2,500 cr
The order entails construction of Rishikesh – Karanprayag Tunnel 2 package wo...
Watch: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh attends passing out parade of IMA
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviewed Passing out Parade of Indian ...
Wellness hotspots in India: Coorg for naturopathy; Yoga retreats in Uttarakhand, North-East
Goan nature trails also provide a great way to unwind.
Counting underway for by-polls held in West Bengal
Counting of votes for by-elections held in four Assembly constituencies -- three in West Bengal and one in Uttarakhand -- began on Thursday ...
Maharashtra crisis: SC refers to previous judgements on floor test
On the matter of floor test for Maharashtra, the SC referred to its past decisions on Karnataka, Uttarakhand, UP & Jharkhand where it had ordered similar exercise in times of political crisis. The apex court also mentioned its 2016 verdict in the case of Union of India vs Harish Chandra Singh Rawat in which it ordered the former CM to take a 'vote of confidence'.
Chinese military buildup near Uttarakhand after Ladakh & Arunachal Pradesh
China continues to provoke India. Signs of a military buildup in Uttarakhand after Ladakh & Arunachal PradeshChinese military buildup near U...
Piped-water scheme to be Aadhaar-linked
According to an official document of the Jal Shakti ministry, which is implementing the ambitious programme of providing tap water connection to every household (‘har ghar nal se jal’) in less than five years, the Aadhaar link will be done for “targeted delivery and monitoring of specific outcomes”.
We’ve a long way to go in protecting whistleblowers: Ex-director of research, Ranbaxy, Dinesh Thakur
Dinesh Thakur was awarded $47 million by a US court in 2013 after he took his former employer to court for unethical practices.
Uttarakhand has potential to leave Switzerland far behind: Yogi Adityanath
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath addressed a gathering in Uttarakhand’s Tehri. Hailing Uttarakhand government’s work, he said th...
ED attaches Rs 21.96-cr assets in NH-74 widening scam case
The assets include agricultural and industrial land, commercial plots and buildings located in Dehradun and Udham Singh Nagar districts of Uttarakhand, and Rampur district in Uttar Pradesh. The ED said it was found in the probe that the farmers and the land owners who got higher compensation had utilised the excess amount in buying immovable properties.
Army to help boost connectivity in border areas of Uttarakhand: General Bipin Rawat
Chief of the Army Staff General Bipin Rawat said the Army will extend support to provide basic facilities such as roads and telecommunication services those villages in Uttarakhand which are close to t the Indo-China border. Referring to his negotiation with the state government.
Uttarakhand draws up plan as Mahakumbh, census clash
In 2021, the process of the census will coincide with the Haridwar Mahakumbh that attracts millions of devotees. The dates of the Mahakumbh, held once in 12 years, will be decided after Diwali at a meeting of the All India Akhada Parishad.
Former Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat booked on corruption charges
The case is the outcome of a CBI probe into a purported video recorded in 2016 when the state was under President's rule. Besides Harish Rawat, former minister Harak Singh Rawat & Samachar Plus Channel CEO Umesh Kumar have also been booked.
BJP announces nationwide campaign to spread awareness about citizenship law
BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said that BJP workers will fan out across the country to inform people about the law which seeks to provide citizenship to the religious minorities from three neighbouring countries who arrived in India to escape religious persecution. He further said that party functionaries from 11 states were on the law's provisions.
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