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BJP issues show cause notice to Uttarakhand MLA after viral video shows lawmaker dancing with guns in hands
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BJP issues show cause notice to Uttarakhand MLA after viral video shows lawmaker dancing with guns in hands

Suspended BJP MLA from Uttarkhand Kunwar Pranav Singh Champion landed in trouble once again on Wednesday as a video showing him dancing with guns in his hands during a get-together went viral prompting an embarrassed party to issue a show cause notice to him

Ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat quits as Congress general secy in charge of Assam after party's poor show in North East LS polls
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Ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat quits as Congress general secy in charge of Assam after party's poor show in North East LS polls

Former Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat announced his resignation as the Congress general secretary in-charge of Assam on Thursday

Congress to decide on prime ministerial candidate after Lok Sabha election results on 23 May, says senior leader Harish Rawat
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Congress to decide on prime ministerial candidate after Lok Sabha election results on 23 May, says senior leader Harish Rawat

In Ludhiana to campaign for Congress Member of Parliament (MP) Ravneet Singh Bittu, Rawat on Sunday said, "Our leader has said it clearly we'll decide after election results that who will be the Prime Minister."

Polling concludes for five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand; hilly state records 57.55% turnout amid several high-profile contests
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Polling concludes for five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand; hilly state records 57.55% turnout amid several high-profile contests

Uttarakhand 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

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Rahul Gandhi, Karti Chidambaram, Digvijaya Singh, Shashi Tharoor among key Congress candidates
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: Rahul Gandhi, Karti Chidambaram, Digvijaya Singh, Shashi Tharoor among key Congress candidates

Congress veteran Sonia Gandhi has returned from her rumoured retirement to fight the election from the Gandhi family's traditional constituency of Rae Bareli.

In Uttarakhand's hills, BJP's nationalism strikes a chord; voters downplay local issues, say problems can be solved later
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In Uttarakhand's hills, BJP's nationalism strikes a chord; voters downplay local issues, say problems can be solved later

Though 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

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Uttarakhand profile: Garhwal, Almora among key seats; Congress hopes to regain past glory
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Uttarakhand profile: Garhwal, Almora among key seats; Congress hopes to regain past glory

Currently, all five parliamentary seats are held by the Bharatiya Janata Party, which also enjoys a majority in the state.

Peas cultivation brings new ray of hope in Uttarakhand's Ghes village; model could resolve hilly state's migration problem
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Peas cultivation brings new ray of hope in Uttarakhand's Ghes village; model could resolve hilly state's migration problem

Peas 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

Hardik Patel's indefinite fast enters day 18; Harish Rawat, Prakash Ambedkar extend support
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Hardik Patel's indefinite fast enters day 18; Harish Rawat, Prakash Ambedkar extend support

Senior Congress leader Harish Rawat said that he advised Hardik Patel to end his fast and adopt other means of protest to highlight the issues

Karnataka polls: Rivals accusing HD Kumaraswamy of having parallel families shows dirty politics thrives on private lives
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Karnataka polls: Rivals accusing HD Kumaraswamy of having parallel families shows dirty politics thrives on private lives

If bigamous politicians are truly a political issue, let a party have the guts to say they will deny tickets to anyone doing it.

Harish Rawat unhappy over being left out of Congress rally in Dehradun on Monday
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Harish Rawat unhappy over being left out of Congress rally in Dehradun on Monday

As 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

Transporter's suicide at BJP office shows impact of noteban, GST on lower-middle class: Harish Rawat
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Transporter's suicide at BJP office shows impact of noteban, GST on lower-middle class: Harish Rawat

Harish 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.

Sonia Gandhi turns 71, leaders across party lines extend greetings to Congress president
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Sonia Gandhi turns 71, leaders across party lines extend greetings to Congress president

Congress 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

Harish Rawat says development has 'gone for a holiday' in Uttarakhand, claims BJP failed to deliver in state
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Harish Rawat says development has 'gone for a holiday' in Uttarakhand, claims BJP failed to deliver in state

Former Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat said roads dug up in the city for laying underground sewage conduits during his tenure had not been repaired and that schools in the hills had become non-functional

Ghost Village Festival: A timely reminder of Uttarakhand's alarming migration crisis
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Ghost Village Festival: A timely reminder of Uttarakhand's alarming migration crisis

The Ghost Village Festival begins 4 November in Saur, Uttarakhand. A Project FUEL initiative, it aims to raise awareness about the state's migration crisis.

Uttarakhand govt delaying creation of Lokayukta, not addressing corruption, alleges former CM Harish Rawat
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Uttarakhand govt delaying creation of Lokayukta, not addressing corruption, alleges former CM Harish Rawat

Rawat said that all corruption cases unearthed since the creation of Uttarakhand should be handed over to the commission if it was created

Ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat escapes unhurt after two-wheeler hits him
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Ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat escapes unhurt after two-wheeler hits him

Former Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat had a close shave as a two-wheeler rider lost control of his vehicle and hit him in Dehradun.

Trivendra Singh Rawat is new Uttarakhand CM; take a look at his cabinet picks
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Trivendra Singh Rawat is new Uttarakhand CM; take a look at his cabinet picks

Trivendra Singh Rawat was administered oath of office as Uttarakhand’s ninth chief minister by Governor KK Paul at a function at the Parade Ground in Dehradun on Saturday.

Trivendra Singh Rawat sworn-in as Uttarakhand CM: All you need to know about the RSS-loyalist
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Trivendra Singh Rawat sworn-in as Uttarakhand CM: All you need to know about the RSS-loyalist

Trivendra Singh Rawat, known for his fierce loyalty to RSS and BJP, has risen from obscurity to become the Uttarakhand Chief Minister.

Uttarakhand ready for chief minister's swearing-in, but no candidate announced yet
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Uttarakhand ready for chief minister's swearing-in, but no candidate announced yet

Narendra Modi and Amit Shah are all set to attend the swearing-in ceremony in Uttarakhand on Saturday, and all preparations are in place. There is only one problem: There is no chief minister to be sworn in.