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Jun 02, 2017
NH-74 scam : Congress intensifies protests against BJP govt in Uttarakhand after transfer of whistleblowerA day after Senthil Pandiyan, who exposed the NH-74 scam, was removed as Kumaon Commissioner, Congress said that it was Centre's attempt to target the man.
Apr 18, 2017
Trivendra Singh Rawat's one-month report card: BJP government off to a good startIt's perhaps a short time to draw any clear conclusions but the one month report card of the BJP government headed by chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat in Uttarakhand gives an indication about the fresh challenges in store for it — especially in tourism, mining and excise sectors which are considered to be the backbone of the hill-state's economy.
Mar 10, 2017
Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2016: A complete list of key candidates and constituenciesThe 2017 Uttarakhand Assembly polls witnessed the presence of friends-turned-foes and entangled relationships in the fray in many constituencies fighting each other. The polls were held on 15 March.
Feb 04, 2017
Uttarakhand Election 2017: From migration to pollution, the key issues that may determine pollsMigration, unemployment, women and child health, ecological disasters, depreciating tourism, water conservation, man-animal conflict, illegal wildlife trade, ill-conceived hydropower projects, forest fires and deforestation are all serious issues concerning Uttarakhand voters
Jan 26, 2017
Uttarakhand Election 2017: Challenge will be to keep House in order before voting beginsBefore the creation of Uttarakhand, there were 22 seats from Uttarakhand region. In 2001, 57 seats were allotted to the hills according the 1971 census. Remaining 13 seats went to plain areas.
Jan 18, 2017
ND Tiwari's illustrious past comes undone by political class looking to exploit his infirmitiesThe sight of ND Tiwari running around the courts to battle Rohit Shekhar's paternity suit and later accepting him as his son is going to be an enduring image of nearly ninety-year-old leader who has the singular distinction of holding the post of chief ministers of two states — Uttar Pradesh and Uttrakhand.
Jul 23, 2016
Uttarakhand rains: Family buried alive in wall collapse following torrential downpourThree members of a family were buried alive in the wee hours on Saturday when a wall collapsed following torrential rains in Uttarakhand's Tehri district even as the weather department forecast heavy rains in Kumaon region.