Doon valley shivers as temperature falls below 3 degrees


The onslaught of the extremely cold conditions in Northern India showed no signs of letting up with mercury plummeting several degrees below normal in most places. Dehradun, the capital of Uttarakhand recorded a three year low of 2.9 degree celcius on January 11. Officials from meteorological department said that no immediate relief is expected as the More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, January 6th, 2017

Banned Rs 500 notes worth 9.85 lakh recovered from garbage dump in Rishikesh

Banned currency of Rs 500 notes worth Rs 9.85 lakh were found dumped in a garbage bin near Tapovan tri-junction, near Muni Ki Reti, in Rishikesh on Friday morning. Almost two months after demonetisation of high-value More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, December 23rd, 2016

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...

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

Now fly from Doon to Pithoragarh in 40 minutes Uttarakhand will finally make the much-awaited foray into the field of low-cost flight. The first nine-seater fixed-wing aircraft will take off from the state capital’s More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, December 17th, 2016

Rajiv Gandhi International cricket stadium inaugurated in Dehradun

Dehradun: The first international cricket stadium of the state was inaugurated at Raipur Sports College in Doon. Chief Minister Harish Rawat inaugurated the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in presence More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

More than 12000 Jan Dhan accounts in Uttarakhand under I-T department watch

Over 12,000 Jan Dhan accounts in Uttarakhand, which are suspected to be involved in high-value transactions since demonetisation on November 8, are under the scanner of the Income Tax (I-T) department. The hill More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Mild tremor jolts Dehradun and Uttarkashi

Two slight intensity tremors hit Dehradun and Uttarkashi districts within four hours in the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday. The first tremor with a magnitude of 3.9 occurred at 12:44am. The epicentre More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Over 20000 participate in Dehradun marathon to raise awareness on drugs abuse

Over 20,000 people from across the country participated in the first of its kind marathon in Dehradun organized by Uttarakhand police on Sunday. The ‘Dehradun Marathon 2016’ had three segments – 2 km, More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, December 9th, 2016

Uttarakhand Govt orders SIT probe on BJP MLA’s gold purchase

The issue of alleged purchase of gold worth Rs 1.5 crore from a showroom by a BJP MLA to “convert black money into white” on the night demonetisation was announced by PM Modi has snowballed into a major More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Uttarakhand transport department strike goes on for 3 consecutive day

Workers at Regional Transport Offices (RTOs) and Assistant Regional Transport Offices on strike the agitating ministerial employees of the transport department continued their strike against dealer point vehicle More...