Cabinet gives nod to include NCERT books in Classes I-XII curriculum of Uttarakhand Board

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The state Cabinet gave its consent for including books, prepared by the National Council of Education and Research Training (NCERT) from Classes I to XII, in the school curriculum of all the schools recognised by the Uttarakhand board. The decision that will come into effect from the next academic year (2018-2019) is aimed at raising the standard of More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Teacher Dress Code: Govt school teachers oppose order

Various government school teachers’ associations held meetings on Sunday and decided to oppose the state government’s decision to implement a dress code for teachers and teaching staff from August 1. Last More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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SIT to investigate Doon’s ATM cloning scam

Uttarakhand Police has constituted Special Investigation Team (SIT) for nabbing the culprits behind the ATM cloning scam in Dehradun. The unit will be commanded by SSP Riddhim Agarwal. In the capital, more than More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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President poll: Hundred per cent polling in Uttarakhand

Dehradun: All 70 MLAs from Uttarakhand today cast their votes for the presidential election here, with an MLA from Bihar also exercising his franchise at the state Assembly. According to an official spokesman, the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, July 10th, 2017
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Ashiana Annexe in Dehradun to be inaugurated by the President Pranab Mukherjee

The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the ‘Ashiana Annexe’ in Dehradun, Uttarakhand today (July 10, 2017). He will return back to Delhi the same day. The main restored and renovated building More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, July 4th, 2017
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Wheat seed scam: Agriculture minister gives consent to FIR against 8 officials

Agriculture Minister Subodh Uniyal yesterday recommended the lodging of an FIR against eight officers of Uttarakhand Seeds and Tarai Development Corporation Ltd (USTDC) for their alleged involvement in the Rs 16 More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Monday, June 26th, 2017
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Thousands rally in Uttarakhand demanding formation of Gorkhaland

Thousands of people took out a rally under the banner of the Gorkhali Sudhar Sabha on Sunday demanding separate state Gorkhaland. Participants in the rally led by Lieutenant General Shakti Gurung (AP) said that More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, June 25th, 2017
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AIR to launch FM station in Dehradun soon

Public broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) will soon launch an FM station in Dehradun, the capital of Uttarakhand, with an state-of-the-art studio. A government official said Union Information and Broadcasting Minister More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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30 more smart cities announced; Dehradun makes the cut

No compromise in selection of cities and quality of smart city plans, says M.Venkaiah Naidu Central government today announced another list of 30 cities for development as smart cities taking the total cities picked More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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1st phase of anti encroachment drive in Dehradun concludes amidst protest

The first phase of the government’s exercise to free the encroachment of Doon started from today. The gargantuan task started at seven in the morning at six sectors simultaneously. A large number of police More...