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Ban on overnight stays in Bugyals

Ban on overnight stays in Bugyals

In an another setback to Uttarakhand Tourism Industry, Hon'ble High Court has banned overnight stays in Alpine Meadows/ Sub Alpine Meadows/ Bugyals and also directed the...
Ganga crosses warning mark in Rishikesh, heavy rains lashes in Uttarakhand

Ganga crosses warning mark in Rishikesh, heavy rains lashes in Uttarakhand

The river Ganga crossed the warning mark in Rishikesh on Monday after which the administration was alerted to the impact of the excess water of...
7 Northern states including Uttarakhand join hands against drugs

7 Northern states including Uttarakhand join hands against drugs

In a fight against narcotic drugs, northern states on Monday unanimously decided to set up common secretariat to be based in Panchkula near Chandigarh. The states...
Cheaper helicopter services to start in October in Uttarakhand

Cheaper helicopter services to start in October in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand government have declared October 7 as the deadline for starting affordable helicopter services in the state. In the first phase, the heli services will...
Uttarakhand HC declares itself legal guardian of cows to protect them

Uttarakhand HC declares itself legal guardian of cows to protect them

In a landmark judgement, Uttarakhand high court on Monday appointed itself as the legal guardian of the cows in the state. The court invoked the...
Uttarakhand to get 11,000 army cattle, to be handed over to dairy farmers

Uttarakhand to get 11,000 army cattle, to be handed over to dairy farmers

As per the court order issued in late June, all military cattle will be transferred to state governments and dairy cooperative for a token amount...
Uttarakhand government approves revised adventure sports policy

Uttarakhand government approves revised adventure sports policy

Weeks after Uttarakhand high court banned adventure sports such as rafting, kayaking and canoeing due to improper regulations and directed to form a policy on...
Judge who granted living entity status to Ganga, is now Uttarakhand Chief Justice

Judge who granted living entity status to Ganga, is now Uttarakhand Chief Justice

Justice Rajiv Verma, who is known for his landmark judgments such as granting living entity status to river Ganga and animal kingdom, was appointed as...
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate investors’ summit in Uttarakhand

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate investors’ summit in Uttarakhand

PM Narendra Modi is set to inaugurate the Destination Uttarakhand: Investors' Summit 2018 that is scheduled to take place in the first week of October....
Start-Up portal launches in Uttarakhand, 7 startups companies accredited

Start-Up portal launches in Uttarakhand, 7 startups companies accredited

In order to encourage startup and entrepreneurship in Uttarakhand, the state government has started an online portal. With the help of this online portal, the...
Uttarakhand government suspend Adi Kailash Yatra due to bad weather

Uttarakhand government suspend Adi Kailash Yatra due to bad weather

The annual Adi Kailash Yatra has been suspended by the Uttarakhand governmnet due to bad weather which has lead to several road blocks and landslides....
Uttarakhand high court bans joyrides, commercial use of elephants

Uttarakhand high court bans joyrides, commercial use of elephants

Uttarakhand High Court on Friday imposed a ban on commercial use of elephants including joyrides and also asked the state to restrict number of commercial...
Corbett, Rajaji Tiger reserves suffer acute staff shortage in Uttarakhand

Corbett, Rajaji Tiger reserves suffer acute staff shortage in Uttarakhand

Despite being famous around the world as the natural habitat of Royal Bengal tigers and Asiatic Wild elephants, the Corbett Tiger Reserve in Nainital district...
Uttarakhand CM to hoist tricolor at Indo-China border and send stern message to China

Uttarakhand CM to hoist tricolor at Indo-China border and send stern message to China

In order to send a stern message to Chinese Army for their frequent incursions into the Indian territory, Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Rawat will hoist national...
If state government can’t protect tigers, shall we ask Army: Uttarakhand HC

If state government can’t protect tigers, shall we ask Army: Uttarakhand HC

Uttarakhand high court, on Thursday, took a strict stand on the increasing death of tigers in the state and warned the government for lack of...
Triyuginarayan temple in Uttarakhand promoted as spiritual wedding destination

Triyuginarayan temple in Uttarakhand promoted as spiritual wedding destination

The Uttarakhand government and administration is leaving no stones unturned to promote Triyuginarayan temple as a spiritual wedding destination. The shrine, located in Rudraprayag district,...
Uttarakhand to create U-14, U-16, U-19, U-23 cricket teams, open trails soon

Uttarakhand to create U-14, U-16, U-19, U-23 cricket teams, open trails soon

Uttarakhand will soon have open trails for cricket for different age groups in men and women categories. Apart from this, a Ranji team will also...
Students in Govt schools to chant prayer in Sanskrit before mid-day meal

Students in Govt schools to chant prayer in Sanskrit before mid-day meal

As a part of their mid-day meal ritual, around 12 lakh students in 18,000 government schools in Uttarakhand will chant a prayer in Sanskrit before...
Uttarakhand HC gives 7 recommendations to reduce road accidents in state

Uttarakhand HC gives 7 recommendations to reduce road accidents in state

With the increasing number of road fatalities in Uttarakhand, the Nainital high court has questioned the state government's inadequacy and even suggested remedial measures. Taking...
Two new tiger reserves to come up in Uttarakhand soon: SBWL

Two new tiger reserves to come up in Uttarakhand soon: SBWL

Uttarakhand will soon have two new tiger reserves as State Board for Wildlife (SBWL) headed by Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Rawat have his approval to...