Uttarakhand HC bans all construction activities within 2 kms of Naini Lake


Nainital/Haridwar:  The Uttarakhand high court on Monday imposed a blanket ban on any construction within a radius of 2 km from major lakes in Nainital. In a series of strict orders, the HC also ordered a ban on cutting of trees within a five km radius of the lake and directed the Haridwar district police chief to remove an illegally constructed mosque More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Daylight kidnapping attempt averted in Nainital

Mall Road in Nainital witnessed a lot of drama on Sunday afternoon when six people who were trying to abduct a couple from Haridwar who had allegedly eloped and come to Nainital, were apprehended by the police. Police More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, August 28th, 2016

Foundation stone laid for Haldwani’s Ayush Center

50 bedded Ayush Hospital being built at a cost of Rs 10 crore The foundation stone for Kumaon division’s first Ayush hospital was laid by state cabinet minister Indira Hridayesh in Haldwani on Saturday. The More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, August 13th, 2016

New express train between Lalkuan and New Delhi flagged off

A new express train between Lalkuan and Delhi was flagged off on Saturday by Nainital BJP MP Bhagat Singh Koshyari. The train will run two days a week on Tuesday and Thursday. It will leave Lalkuan railway station More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, August 6th, 2016

Kumaon lit fest from October 11

Jim Corbett National Park and adjoining Dhanachuli village in Uttarakhand are all set to host the Kumaon Literary Festival from October 11 to October 15. Sumant Batra, host, lawyer and social commentator, stated More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, July 25th, 2016

5 arrested in connection for NEET exam paper leak

Five persons were arrested by Nainital police on Sunday in connection with the alleged leak of the exam paper of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admission into medical colleges across the country. More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

Pithoragarh Panthers, Dehradun Capital Rangers score contrasting wins in Uttarakhand Super League

Pithoragarh Panthers continue their dominant run in the tournament Haldwani/Kotdwar: Pithoragarh Panthers who are one of the tournament favorites have not disappointed their fans in the inaugural edition of the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Nanital FC lakes beat Udham Singh Nagar Warriors FC 5-1 in USL

Tanakpur: Nainital FC Lakes, the team representing the lake district of Uttarakhand in the ongoing Uttarakhand Super League scored a comprehensive win in their first match of the tournament. Playing against Udham More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, July 11th, 2016

Bear found taking a swim in Naini lake

Nainital: Locals and tourists alike were treated to a spectacle on Sunday morning as a Himalayan bear was found enjoying a swim in Naini lake. The animal is believed to have come from the ladia forests which is More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Businessman with mining links murdered in Nainital

A 35-year-old businessman was shot dead by unidentified men in Ramnagar town of Nainital on Tuesday night. Hemant Fartyal was involved in mining business and the police suspect that he may have been killed due to More...