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Eminent scientist from Uttarakhand bestowed Padma Shri award at Republic Day

Eminent scientist from Uttarakhand bestowed Padma Shri award at Republic Day

Dr. Vikram Chandra Thakur, former director of the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG) was one of the Padma Shree...
UDAN Scheme: Low-cost flights from Dehradun-Pantnagar approved by Centre

UDAN Scheme: Low-cost flights from Dehradun-Pantnagar approved by Centre

The central government on Friday included Uttarakhand in its regional air connectivity under the UDAN scheme. With this scheme, Uttarakhand...

Too little, too late? Uttarakhand Govt. takes steps to conserve Doon Basmati

Too little, too late? Uttarakhand Govt. takes steps to conserve Doon Basmati

Once the pride of Dehradun, the aromatic Doon basmati rice is on the verge of fading out completely as the...
Film depicting heroics of rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat being shot in Uttarakhand

Film depicting heroics of rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat being shot in Uttarakhand

A feature film based on the heroics of legendary rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat is being shot in the interiors of...

Uttarakhand High Court orders govt. to abolish revenue police system within 6 months

Uttarakhand High Court orders govt. to abolish revenue police system within 6 months

The Uttarakhand high court, in a landmark judgement, has ordered Uttarakhand government to abolish revenue police system within 6 months....
Elegant Water Shrew found for the first time in Uttarakhand Himalayas

Elegant Water Shrew found for the first time in Uttarakhand Himalayas

Researchers and experts of Wildlife Institute of India (Dehradun) have located a new species of water shrew for the first...

Uttarakhand to become film shoot-friendly to promote tourism, regional film makers

Uttarakhand to become film shoot-friendly to promote tourism, regional film makers

In order to advertise Uttarakhand as a major tourist destination, the current government is mulling over the idea to modify...
Bank of Happiness: A Haldwani resident opens bank where people can donate for poor

Bank of Happiness: A Haldwani resident opens bank where people can donate for poor

A unique bank has been opened up in Haldwani in Uttarakhand. Known as the 'Bank of Happiness', it is the...