Sidhu says goodbye to BJP set to join AAP; Kejriwal hails his decision to quit RS


Cricketer-turned-BJP leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who quit as Rajya Sabha MP today, is all set to join the AAP which could be a shot in the arm for the party’s prospects in the Punjab Assembly polls slated next year. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal hailed Sidhu’s resignation from the Upper House, saying it requires courage to give up More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, June 18th, 2016

India Gets First Women Fighter Pilots

History was created as the first three women fighter pilots of the Indian Air Force proudly brandished their stripes and wings, at the Combined Graduation Parade at Air Force Academy, Dundigal on the outskirts of More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, June 10th, 2016

Uttarakhand Assembly strength down to 60 after speaker disqualifies 2 MLA’s for cross voting

In a significant development, Uttarakhand assembly speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal on Thursday terminated the memberships of Rekha Arya, Congress legislator from Someshwar in Almora district, and Bheem Lal Arya, BJP More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Divine Solutions

Oliver Cromwell was an English military and political leader. One of his officer had a habit of becoming anxious and worried even on small things. On any issue, which could have otherwise been dealt with patience More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Bhatt is Leader of Opposition for Uttarakhand Budget session

Newly elected state BJP president Ajay Bhatt will continue to perform the role of the Leader of the Opposition for the Assembly Budget session starting tomorrow. After his elevation as president of the Uttarakhand More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, March 5th, 2016

21 kids taken ill after consuming mid-day meal at UP school

At least 21 kids were taken ill after consuming mid-day meal at a government school in a village here, authorities said today. According to the district authorities, the children consumed mid-day meal at the primary More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Suarez, Neymar star in Barca’s 4-0 rout over Madrid

Luis Suarez and Neymar continued their sensational goalscoring form as Barcelona moved six points clear of Real Madrid at the top of La Liga with a 4-0 thrashing of their bitter rivals at the Bernabeu. Barca even More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

Delhi goes car free for a day

With Delhiā€™s first car-free day being observed on the stretch connecting Red Fort to India Gate via Delhi Gate and ITO from 7am to 12 noon today, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal led a cycle rally to encourage people More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Shutdown: Pauri bandh to mark protest for new district

A complete bandh was observed at Bironkhal in Pauri Garhwal on a call given by the Parvatey Jila Banao Sangharsh Samiti to demand the constitution of a new hill district comprising Bironkhal, Nainidanda, Rikhnekhal, More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, July 24th, 2015

National fencing champion dies after allegedly being pushed off train

Hoshiyar Singh was a national level fencer A physically-challenged fencer died after he was allegedly pushed off a moving train by railway policemen at a station in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday night, a charge the More...