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Two residential Sanskrit Universities to come up in Uttarakhand soon

Two residential Sanskrit Universities to come up in Uttarakhand soon

With assistance from Swami Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved Limited, Uttarakhand will soon have two Sanskrit Universities with residential facilities. One university will come up in Rudrapur...
Uttarakhand board results to be declared on May 26 for class X and XII

Uttarakhand board results to be declared on May 26 for class X and XII

Uttarakhand Board of Secondary Education (UBSE) will declare the examination results for both classes X and XII on Saturday, May 26th 2018. A total of...
Uttarakhand NIT cuts down 50% B.tech seats this year, blames lack of infrastructure

Uttarakhand NIT cuts down 50% B.tech seats this year, blames lack of infrastructure

The Ministry of Human Resources  Development (HRD) has scrapped 50% B.tech seats this year at National Institute of Technology (NIT) in Uttarakhand because the institute...
Bird researcher from Haridwar bestowed with Young Scientist Award

Bird researcher from Haridwar bestowed with Young Scientist Award

A young researcher from Haridwar, Ashutosh Singh, has been recently conferred with Young Scientist Award for the year 2018 by Uttarakhand State Council for Science and...
Uttarakhand gets first war memorial hostel for soldiers, martyrs’ children

Uttarakhand gets first war memorial hostel for soldiers, martyrs’ children

Uttarakhand have been bestowed with first War Memorial Girls and Boys hostel (WMGBH) in Dehradun. Situated on Sahastradhara Road, The Garhwal Rifles War Memorial hostel...
Uttarakhand teacher among 50 contenders for $1 million global teacher prize

Uttarakhand teacher among 50 contenders for $1 million global teacher prize

A teacher from the state of Uttarakhand who teaches at a little known institution has been shortlisted for top 50 contenders for the prestigious annual Varkey...
Free IIT and Civil Service coaching for poor students in Dehradun, Srinagar and Almora

Free IIT and Civil Service coaching for poor students in Dehradun, Srinagar and Almora

On the lines of renowned Super 30 education program, the central government is planning to provide free IIT and civil service coaching to poor and...
NCERT textbooks to be Uttarakhand-oriented from 2018-19 academic session

NCERT textbooks to be Uttarakhand-oriented from 2018-19 academic session

From the 2018-19 academic session, the students in Uttarakhand schools will be able to learn more about the state as the NCERT textbooks will become...
World Book Fair to be held in Dehradun from August 28 to September 5

World Book Fair to be held in Dehradun from August 28 to September 5

In order to revive the receding interest in books in Uttarakhand, the state government has decided to organize a world book fair from August 28...
Encouraging Science: 10 Uttarakhand schools selected for Atal Tinkering Lab scheme

Encouraging Science: 10 Uttarakhand schools selected for Atal Tinkering Lab scheme

In order to inculcate a sense of curiosity and wonder, the NITI Aayog has selected 10 schools from Uttarakhand, where laboratories pertaining to practical aspects...
No science teacher in GGIC school, Rudraprayag DM sends his wife to teach students

No science teacher in GGIC school, Rudraprayag DM sends his wife to teach students

Known for his professionalism, honesty and dabangg approach, Mangesh Ghildiyal has become a household name, especially in Rudraprayag district. When the young IAS officer found that there was...
4 Uttarakhand districts to introduce regional language in school curriculum

4 Uttarakhand districts to introduce regional language in school curriculum

The government schools in four districts of Uttarakhand will include regional languages in the school curriculum for the ongoing academic session. Garhwali will be taught in the...
Uttarakhand HC takes a bold decision: No Salaries for Schools with No Facilities

Uttarakhand HC takes a bold decision: No Salaries for Schools with No Facilities

The lack of basic facilities at the government schools of Uttarakhand has raised the eyebrows of Nainital High Court which has taken a bold decision...
No more Uttarakhand Quota in DAV (PG) College

No more Uttarakhand Quota in DAV (PG) College

With the beginning of the new academic session, DAV (PG) college has come up with a whole new set of instructions for the students along...
Jai Hind! Uttarakhand universities to have ‘Wall of Valor’ for 21 Param Vir Chakra soldiers

Jai Hind! Uttarakhand universities to have ‘Wall of Valor’ for 21 Param Vir Chakra soldiers

The Uttarakhand governor K K Paul on Friday presented the vice chancellors of universities with 21 portraits of Param Vir Chakra recipients to be displayed...
8 candidates from U’khand selected, many have excelled in the Civil Services Exams

8 candidates from U’khand selected, many have excelled in the Civil Services Exams

In the Union Public Service Commission’s Civil Services Exams, the candidates from Uttarakhand have proved their metal as it is for the first time that...
Uttarakhand Board Results Declared: Ayesha & Aditya are the toppers for 10th-12th

Uttarakhand Board Results Declared: Ayesha & Aditya are the toppers for 10th-12th

The Uttarakhand board results for 10th and 12th was declared on Tuesday morning which brought colours to many lives. Vijaynagar’s Ayesha from Rudraprayag became the...
S. Deepti ranks third in all India 12th ISC board exams, makes Dehradun proud

S. Deepti ranks third in all India 12th ISC board exams, makes Dehradun proud

On Monday, Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations declared the ISC (12th) and ICSE (10th) results in which everybody performed well. If we look...
CBSE Results Out: Dehradun’s Vatsalya became Uttarakhand state Topper

CBSE Results Out: Dehradun’s Vatsalya became Uttarakhand state Topper

Sunday brought a smile on the faces of Uttarakhand students as the CBSE 12th results were declared in which many students passed with flying colours....
Uttarakhand to open two new Universities, notices have been issued

Uttarakhand to open two new Universities, notices have been issued

From the new academic session, now two new colleges in the state will now offer admissions to the students. The Government House has already given...