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U'khand elections: BJP's mahila morcha chief dropped from candidates' list; women workers hurt by decision
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U'khand elections: BJP's mahila morcha chief dropped from candidates' list; women workers hurt by decision

Ritu Khanduri is the sitting MLA from Yamkeshwar, whose name was conspicuously missing from the party's first list of 59 candidates announced earlier this week

Uttarakhand Assembly Elections: Congress releases first list of 53 candidates
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Uttarakhand Assembly Elections: Congress releases first list of 53 candidates

The names of former chief minister Harish Rawat and Harak Singh Rawat, who joined the party only on Friday, did not figure in the first candidate list of the party

Uttarakhand Assembly elections: BJP shows preference for Congress defectors in first list
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Uttarakhand Assembly elections: BJP shows preference for Congress defectors in first list

It is not unlikely that a few more Congress defectors find place in the party's second list of 11 candidates, to be announced soon

Uttarakhand Assembly polls: Congress CEC to meet virtually today for selection of candidates
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Uttarakhand Assembly polls: Congress CEC to meet virtually today for selection of candidates

The polling for Uttarakhand Assembly Election will take place in a single phase on 14 February, 2022 and the counting of votes will take place on 10 March, 2022

Unwilling to contest Uttarakhand polls, ex-CM Rawat tells JP Nadda; Harak faces hurdle in joining Congress
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Unwilling to contest Uttarakhand polls, ex-CM Rawat tells JP Nadda; Harak faces hurdle in joining Congress

In his 18 January letter to BJP president JP Nadda, Rawat, the sitting MLA from Doiwala Assembly seat, cited the current political situation as the reason

Ahead of Assembly polls, Special Task Force detains six people with Rs 4.50 cr in old currency in Uttarakhand
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Ahead of Assembly polls, Special Task Force detains six people with Rs 4.50 cr in old currency in Uttarakhand

Polls to elect the 70-member Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly are scheduled to be held on 14 February, 2022

Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022: Former IPS officer Asim Arun joins BJP in Lucknow
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Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2022: Former IPS officer Asim Arun joins BJP in Lucknow

The BJP on Saturday released its first list of 107 candidates for the upcoming Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh in which it denied tickets to 20 sitting MLAs and fielded 21 new candidates

Election Commission extends ban on public rallies and roadshows in five poll bound states till 22 January
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Election Commission extends ban on public rallies and roadshows in five poll bound states till 22 January

EC granted a relaxation for the political parties to the extent that indoor meetings of maximum 300 persons or 50 percent of the capacity of the hall, or the prescribed limit set by state disaster management authorities

Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022: AAP's Ravindra Jugran resigns party, rejoins BJP
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Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2022: AAP's Ravindra Jugran resigns party, rejoins BJP

Jugran said he had served the BJP for 25 years in the past and returning to the party was like 'homecoming' for him

As COVID-19 cases rise, poll-bound Uttarakhand bans political rallies till 16 January
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As COVID-19 cases rise, poll-bound Uttarakhand bans political rallies till 16 January

The Uttarakhand High Court had recently asked the Election Commission to see if poll rallies could be held virtually and if online voting was possible

UKSSSC SI recruitment 2022: Apply for 221 vacancies from 8 January; check details here
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UKSSSC SI recruitment 2022: Apply for 221 vacancies from 8 January; check details here

The recruitment will be held for 65 posts of SI (Civil Police), 43 vacancies of SI, 24 posts of Fire Officer and 89 vacancies of Gulmayanak

COVID-19 spreads tentacles: Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University closed after 13 students test positive
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COVID-19 spreads tentacles: Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University closed after 13 students test positive

This comes in the wake of 85 students of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya in Nainital's Gangarkote also testing positive for COVID-19 on Saturday

If sacked Dalit cook is not reinstated we will approach court, vows Uttarakhand SC/ST commission
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If sacked Dalit cook is not reinstated we will approach court, vows Uttarakhand SC/ST commission

Uttarakhand commission for scheduled castes chairman Mukesh Kumar said he has also asked the administration to identify people involved in the row for 'spoiling the traditional social fabric of Uttarakhand'

Narendra Modi inaugurates 23 projects worth Rs 17,500-cr in Uttarakhand, says past govts hindered development
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Narendra Modi inaugurates 23 projects worth Rs 17,500-cr in Uttarakhand, says past govts hindered development

Addressing the public rally, Modi said that the BJP government is also working on a Rs 2,000 crore scheme for the overall infrastructural development of Haldwani, including water, sewage and road projects

PM Modi to visit Uttarakhand today, to lay foundation stone of 23 projects worth over Rs 17,500 crore
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PM Modi to visit Uttarakhand today, to lay foundation stone of 23 projects worth over Rs 17,500 crore

Among the 23 projects, foundation stone will be laid for 17 projects worth over Rs 14,100 crore. These include projects related to irrigation, road, housing, health infrastructure, industry, sanitation and drinking water supply

UKSSSC Recruitment 2021: Apply for over 1,500 Constable, Fireman posts, check details here
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UKSSSC Recruitment 2021: Apply for over 1,500 Constable, Fireman posts, check details here

Interested applicants must note that the age limit for the Constable posts is between 18 to 22 years. For Fireman posts, the age of the applicant should be between 18 and 25 years

EC asks health secretary to expedite vaccination programme in poll-bound states
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EC asks health secretary to expedite vaccination programme in poll-bound states

Sources aware of the meetings said Health Secretary Bhushan briefed the poll panel for nearly an hour on the COVID situation in the country

Indian Mountaineering Foundation's first woman president, legendary climber Harshwanti Bisht, ropes herself to Himalayan ecology
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Indian Mountaineering Foundation's first woman president, legendary climber Harshwanti Bisht, ropes herself to Himalayan ecology

The first woman to summit Nanda Devi, Bisht leads the Save Gangotri campaign which also involves regenerating endangered Himalayan birch trees that gave our ancients the Bhojpatra for writing

Uttarakhand: Dalit cook sacked after upper caste students boycott meals she made; CM orders probe
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Uttarakhand: Dalit cook sacked after upper caste students boycott meals she made; CM orders probe

A Dalit woman has been sacked after her appointment as the cook in a government school in Uttarakhand’s Champawat district triggered a boycott of mid-day meals by upper caste students

Harish Rawat to attend meeting with top Congress leadership amid party tensions in Uttarakhand tomorrow
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Harish Rawat to attend meeting with top Congress leadership amid party tensions in Uttarakhand tomorrow

Rawat through his tweets on Wednesday had expressed anguish at the factionalism in the state unit and noted that the thought has been crossing his mind that 'it is time to rest'