BJP almost certain to give ticket to 10 rebel Cong MLAs


The Uttarakhand BJP is almost certain to give ticket to the 10 former Congress MLAs. National general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya yesterday took a parting shot at his party leaders and MLAs to stem the resentment brewing in the cadre. Vijayvargiya at a meeting asked the party workers to bring around those members who may be feeling let down. “This More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Monday, October 10th, 2016

Traders protest hike against 1% hike in VAT

VAT rates hiked from 13.5% to 14.5% in Uttarakhand Agitated businessmen held a demonstration at the District Collectorate office here today against one per cent hike in VAT. They demanded immediate rollback of the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, October 1st, 2016

Unemployed teachers on protest lathicharged by police

Over 900 unemployed teachers who were on their way to the chief minister’s residence from the Parade Ground had to stop in their tracks as the cops opened a mild lathicharge to stop them from progressing any further. The More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Uttarakhand High Court issues notice to Uttarakhand CM’s media advisor

Uttarakhand High Court has sent a notice to Chief Minister Harish Rawat’s advisor on a petition of former Congress MLA Rekha Arya alleging threat to her life and that of her husband from Rawat and others. A More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

President Pranab Mukherjee arrives in Doon

President Pranab Mukherjee arrived here today for a quiet sojourn during which he will pay obeisance at the Himalayan shrine of Kedarnath and take part in a Ganga aarti at Har Ki Pairi in Haridwar. The president More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, September 9th, 2016

Lockdown: 2254 government schools to shut down in state wide teacher protest next week

Over 25,000 teachers under the banner of Rajkiya Shikshak Sangh are set to boycott work and go on an indefinite strike from September 12 as a result of which 2,254 government schools in the state will be shut down. The More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

10 dead, 38 injured in bus accident in Daragadh

At least 10 people have been reported dead and as many as 38 injured as an overloaded private bus fell in a deep gorge near Daragadh on Tiuni-Chakrata route on Tuesday morning. The injured have been rushed to nearby More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Govt teachers to get 2 days’ special leave, 1 travel leave per year

Uttarakhand Chief minister Harish Rawat announced that government teachers will be granted two days’ special leave and one day travel leave in a year.While making the announcement on Monday at Raj Bhawan More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, September 4th, 2016

The Doon Little World to felicitate teachers on Teacher’s Day

(Press Release) Dehradun: The Doon Little World- a playschool located in Dehradun will be organizing a function to celebrate Teacher’s Day on 5th September in the school’s premises at Canal Road. Speaking in More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

NGT issues notice to Dehradun admin, Nagar Nigam

NGT has issued a notice to Nagar Nigam and city administration about shifting of the trenching ground from Sahastradhara Road for which the concerned parties have to reply by October 15, 2016. For the same issue, More...