Fresh spells of rain and snow expected in Uttarakhand on Feb 19

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After a prolonged dry spell in Uttarakhand, the meteorological centre on Friday predicted light to moderate rain and snow at a few places in the hill state on February 19 and 20. The weather in Uttarakhand has remained mostly dry since the beginning of February, except a spell of rain and snow in the first week. The dry spell has resulted in a surge More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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Uttarakhand witnesses record turnout of 68% voters

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By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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35 candidates rejected 687 eligible to contest Uttarakhand Assembly Polls

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By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Doon valley shivers as temperature falls below 3 degrees

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Banned Rs 500 notes worth 9.85 lakh recovered from garbage dump in Rishikesh

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, December 23rd, 2016
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PM Modi to address rally in Dehradun on December 27

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public rally at Parade Ground in Dehradun on December 27, his first in the state capital since he assumed office in May 2014. PM Modi is likely to announce several development More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Dehradun to Pithoragarh flight fare fixed at Rs 4000

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By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, December 17th, 2016
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Rajiv Gandhi International cricket stadium inaugurated in Dehradun

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
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More than 12000 Jan Dhan accounts in Uttarakhand under I-T department watch

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
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Mild tremor jolts Dehradun and Uttarkashi

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