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Apr 11, 2019
Polling concludes for five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand; hilly state records 57.55% turnout amid several high-profile contestsUttarakhand recorded lower voter turnout (57.75%) as compared to 2014 Lok Sabha polls in the hilly state as polling concluded for the five seats in the hilly state
Apr 08, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Rahul Gandhi, Karti Chidambaram, Digvijaya Singh, Shashi Tharoor among key Congress candidatesCongress veteran Sonia Gandhi has returned from her rumoured retirement to fight the election from the Gandhi family's traditional constituency of Rae Bareli.
Mar 27, 2019
In Uttarakhand's hills, BJP's nationalism strikes a chord; voters downplay local issues, say problems can be solved laterThough locals in Uttarakhand's hilly areas — Kumaon and Garhwal — are upset with the BJP over unemployment, migration and lack of basic facilities, nationalism seems to be striking a chord with people openly voicing their support for Narendra Modi
Mar 21, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019, Uttarakhand profile: Garhwal, Almora among key seats; Congress hopes to regain past gloryCurrently, all five parliamentary seats are held by the Bharatiya Janata Party, which also enjoys a majority in the state.
Feb 11, 2019
Peas cultivation brings new ray of hope in Uttarakhand's Ghes village; model could resolve hilly state's migration problemPeas cultivation has brought much joy and relief to residents of Ghes village in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand who now feel confident that the area’s economy has improved, thus laying the groundwork to curb migration
Sep 11, 2018
Hardik Patel's indefinite fast enters day 18; Harish Rawat, Prakash Ambedkar extend supportSenior Congress leader Harish Rawat said that he advised Hardik Patel to end his fast and adopt other means of protest to highlight the issues
May 21, 2018
Karnataka polls: Rivals accusing HD Kumaraswamy of having parallel families shows dirty politics thrives on private livesIf bigamous politicians are truly a political issue, let a party have the guts to say they will deny tickets to anyone doing it.
Feb 01, 2018
Harish Rawat unhappy over being left out of Congress rally in Dehradun on MondayAs the Congress gears up to take on the ruling BJP in Uttarakhand civic body polls, internal tussle among party satraps has come to the fore with former chief minister Harish Rawat expressing unhappiness over being allegedly kept out of a motorcycle rally
Jan 11, 2018
Transporter's suicide at BJP office shows impact of noteban, GST on lower-middle class: Harish RawatHarish Rawat said the suicide by a transporter at BJP office should open everyone's eyes to the impact of demonetisation and GST on the lower-middle class.
Dec 09, 2017
Sonia Gandhi turns 71, leaders across party lines extend greetings to Congress presidentCongress President Sonia Gandhi, who is set to handle over the party's mantle to her son Rahul Gandhi after steering it for 19 years, on Saturday turned 71 and party leaders and workers thronged her residence to greet her on her birthday