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To stop illegal tree-cutting, Maitoli villagers offer jungle to deity ‘Kokila Devi’ for its protection

To stop illegal tree-cutting, Maitoli villagers offer jungle to deity ‘Kokila Devi’ for its protection

While the amount of forest cover is decreasing all over the country, the folks in Maitoli village of Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand have started a unique...
Govt. to hike grants to freedom fighters, DM to hear public grievances first Tuesday of each month

Govt. to hike grants to freedom fighters, DM to hear public grievances first Tuesday of each month

The Uttarakhand government have unanimously decided to hike the grants to freedom fighters for their granddaughters' marriage from Rs 4,000 to Rs 50,000. The decision came...
For the Safety of Elephants now Sensors will be Installed on the Railway Tracks

For the Safety of Elephants now Sensors will be Installed on the Railway Tracks

For the safety of elephants crossing the railway tracks, the Rajaji Tiger Reserve will now install sensors on the railway lines stretching from Kansaro to...
Rejoice art lovers! Dehradun to have its first art museum, courtesy of artist Surendra Pal Joshi

Rejoice art lovers! Dehradun to have its first art museum, courtesy of artist Surendra Pal Joshi

A good news for art lovers all over Uttarakhand. Dehradun will soon have its first art museum dedicated mainly to contemporary art form. The museum...
China’s Fly Catcher Bird Spotted for the first time in Pawalgarh Conservation Reserve

China’s Fly Catcher Bird Spotted for the first time in Pawalgarh Conservation Reserve

Ramnagar Forest Department’s  Pawalgarh Conservation Reserve has reported the sightings of East Asia’s (China, Taiwan and other countries) beautiful Blue and White Fly Catcher Bird....
Dubai, France & other International Countries to celebrate Harela Festival

Dubai, France & other International Countries to celebrate Harela Festival

To send a message of conserving our environment, the eco-friendly Harela festival of Uttarakhand will be celebrated all around the globe. Dubai, France, Finland and...
Uttarakhand bags the Award of Excellence at International Meet

Uttarakhand bags the Award of Excellence at International Meet

Uttarakhand has crossed yet another milestone as the Himalayan state has been conferred with the award of excellence at the 2nd Global Skill Development Summit...
Uttarakhand Transport Corporation to run Double Decker Buses for short distances

Uttarakhand Transport Corporation to run Double Decker Buses for short distances

There’s a good news for the daily commuters travelling from Dehradun-Haridwar as double decker buses are likely to run for shorter distances in Uttarakhand. If...
Industrial Revolution in U’khand: 803 acres land of Nepa Ltd. to be used for setting up green industries

Industrial Revolution in U’khand: 803 acres land of Nepa Ltd. to be used for setting up green industries

Nepa. Ltd company has agreed to give its 803 acres of land at Kashipur to SIDCUL, which was unoccupied from quite a long time. This...
Mussoorie to spend Rs 161 crore to combat water shortage in the hills

Mussoorie to spend Rs 161 crore to combat water shortage in the hills

Mussoorie will have the abundant supply of water in the coming few years as the hill queen has taken up an ambitious Rs 161.74 crore...
Anganwadi will celebrate the birthday of girls to encourage the birth of girl child

Anganwadi will celebrate the birthday of girls to encourage the birth of girl child

To encourage the birth of a girl child, Aganwadi centres will celebrate the birthdays of girls. Those girls who will excel in academics, sports and...
Uttarakhand Govt. to fill 3,800 vacant posts in various departments from July onwards

Uttarakhand Govt. to fill 3,800 vacant posts in various departments from July onwards

Uttarakhand is looking to strengthen their government machinery by filling more than 3,800 vacant posts in various departments. Forest Department along with Health as well...
27 new Helipads in 12 districts of Uttarakhand, major boost for tourism and disaster managment

27 new Helipads in 12 districts of Uttarakhand, major boost for tourism and disaster managment

In order to encourage tourism and to provide immediate relief during the natural disasters,  27 new helipads will be constructed across the 12 districts of Uttarakhand....
100 Days of BJP Government: CM to set up commission to stop migration from the hills

100 Days of BJP Government: CM to set up commission to stop migration from the hills

With the completion of BJP government's 100 days of governance in Uttarakhand, CM Trivendra Rawat announced the set up of commission to prevent migration from...
Uttarakhand Roadways buses likely to increase their fare

Uttarakhand Roadways buses likely to increase their fare

Now a simple journey to Uttarakhand may cost you a little more than expected as the bus fare of Uttarakhand Transport Corporation will increase soon....
Frog population on the decline in Uttarakhand, HNB Garhwal University comes to rescue

Frog population on the decline in Uttarakhand, HNB Garhwal University comes to rescue

Mindless construction and development projects, depletion of natural water sources and natural disasters have resulted in the decline of frog population in the state. With...
Tehri felicitated with ‘Rajya Swachhta Gaurav Samman’ under Clean India Campaign

Tehri felicitated with ‘Rajya Swachhta Gaurav Samman’ under Clean India Campaign

Setting an example for other districts in the state, Tehri has become the cleanest district, bagging the Uttarakhand Swachta Gaurav Samman. Taking the Clean India...
Faith Vs Development: Temples built on the hilly roads in U’khand to be demolished soon

Faith Vs Development: Temples built on the hilly roads in U’khand to be demolished soon

Obeying the orders given by Supreme Court, the Tehsil administration has marked the temples constructed on the roads of Bhilangana and Pratap Nagar block to...
Entertainment Tax exempted from river rafting, adventurers are you listening?

Entertainment Tax exempted from river rafting, adventurers are you listening?

A good news for the adventure lovers and the broke college-goes looking out for ways to get their hands on the cheap adventure activities as...
Doctors of U’khand: We want salary but won’t oblige govt. order to work in hills

Doctors of U’khand: We want salary but won’t oblige govt. order to work in hills

Seems like doctors in Uttarakhand have some kind of scuffle with the hills as 170 doctors of the state have disregarded the Government orders of...