Trivendra Singh Rawat visits rain-ravaged Mori block of Uttarkashi, announces Rs 4 lakh compensation to kin of deceased
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat visited the rain-ravaged Mori block of Uttarkashi on Tuesday to take stock of relief and rescue operations.
Allahabad University students turn violent after authorities order hostels to be vacated for summer break
Students protesting an Allahabad University order to vacate hostels for the summer break ran riot on the road outside the union hall gate on Tuesday afternoon, according to several media reports.
Angered over the killing of a Dalit student of Allahabad University, students on Monday went on a rampage, setting a bus on fire
The Uttarakhand High Court directed the judicial magistrate of Vikasnagar in Dehradun district to seal and seize the EVMs used for the constituency during Assembly polls.
Accusing Harish Rawat of emotionally exploiting people of Uttarakhand by often talking about things close to their heart and doing nothing for their development, the BJP on Sunday said the Chief Minister is doing Lalu Prasad's kind of "non-serious politics"
Sniffing a conspiracy behind the rape case against Harak Singh Rawat, BJP today said his vocal style of politics may have prompted his adversaries to lodge a case against the former minister who was disqualified as an MLA along with eight Congress legislators after revolting against the Harish Rawat government.
Noting that Harish Rawat's virtual admission of his presence in the sting CD which purportedly showed him negotiating a money deal to buy support of rebel MLAs amounted to his confession of the "crime", BJP in Uttarakhand asked the ousted chief minister to give an answer to the people of Uttarakhand.
Uttarakhand BJP on Monday demanded that unseated chief minister Harish Rawat be booked under the Prevention of Corruption Act over a recent sting CD which it claimed was "the first blatant case of corruption of its kind" in the country.
BJP in Uttarakhand said the Speaker should "rise above political considerations to discharge his Constitutional duties in a non-partisan manner."