Rishikesh, Kotdwar nagar palika’s dissolved; DM appointed administrator


Upgrading municipalities, The government has issued the mandate to upgrade Rishikesh and Kotdwar¬† nagar palika (muncipalties) to nagar nigam (municipal corporation) on Friday. With this, the District Magistrate has been appointed as Administrator, while dissolving the elected Board of both the Municipalities. Last month, the cabinet stamped the construction More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Srinagar medical college granted PG status

After getting the duly recognized postgraduate class from the Medical Council of India, the state’s first state medical college Srinagar now becomes PG Medical College. On the basis of its inspection report, More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Classes to be held for a minimum of 180 days; results to be declared within 45 days: CM Rawat

Kotdwar/Pauri: Chief Minister Trivandrum Singh Rawat said that the government is working on better education, health facilities, consolidation and employment plans to stop migrations from the hills. He said that More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Lawyer shot dead outside house in Kotdwar

A 50-year-old lawyer in the court of Kotdwar sub-divisional magistrate was shot dead by unidentified assailants outside his house in Ratanpur on Wednesday. Police suspect a land dispute behind the murder of Sunil More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, April 21st, 2017

Four killed as car falls into gorge in Riknikhal of Pauri district

Four people, including a woman, were killed when their car fell into a deep gorge in Lansdowne area of Pauri district. They were returning from a wedding in Riknikhal, approximately 50 km from Lansdowne on Wednesday. More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, February 26th, 2017

8 dead, half a dozen injured as vehicle falls in gorge in Pauri district

Eight persons were killed and six others injured after a utility vehicle they were traveling in fell into a 500-meters deep gorge near Kundhadhar on Devprayag-Pauri road in Pauri district, some 130km from state More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, December 19th, 2016

5 killed in car accident in Pauri

In a tragic mishap, five persons were killed as the car they were travelling in fell in a 200 metre deep gorge at Pauri district on Monday morning. After a two-hour operation the police team with the help of locals 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, November 12th, 2015

Fire destroys goods worth over Rs 5 lakh at a General store in Kotdwar

Kotdwar: A major fire engulfed a General store in Aampandav area of Kotdwar. The fire is said to have caused a loss of more than Rupees 5 lakh. According to initial reports the incident took place in the wee hours More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Bus accident near Gumkhal claims 7 lives, many others injured

Pauri:¬†Seven people died and 22 were injured when a bus they were travelling in fell into a 250-metre deep gorge near Gumkhal area in Pauri district on Monday afternoon. The injured have been rushed to a nearby More...