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Uttarakhand Corona Virus Update

Uttarakhand Corona Virus Update

26 Mar 2020 Govt. announces insurance cover for ‘Covid-19 warriors’ Amid the ongoing corona crisis, the government has announced an insurance cover for all the...
Haldwani To Get Its First One Of A Kind Park Based On Jurassic Theme.

Haldwani To Get Its First One Of A Kind Park Based On Jurassic Theme.

Representative image Dehradun: The Uttarakhand forest department is constructing a one of its kind ‘Jurassic Park’ in Haldwani. The park will be based on the...
Water Level In Naini Lake Touches 14 Feet Mark After 10 Years

Water Level In Naini Lake Touches 14 Feet Mark After 10 Years

Dehradun: Nainital’s lake after 10 years is experiencing the rise in the water level touching the 14 feet mark, due to good amount of rainfall...
Gairsain to be Uttarakhand’s summer capital

Gairsain to be Uttarakhand’s summer capital

Dehradun: CM Trivendra Singh Rawat in the state assembly on Wednesday announced a historic decision that Gairsain will be the summer capital of Uttarakhand. "Gairsain...
Devprayag, Mussoorie  Among Five Indian Cities Facing Water Insecurity: Study

Devprayag, Mussoorie Among Five Indian Cities Facing Water Insecurity: Study

Map showing Towns facing water insecurities (Mussoorie, Devprayag among them) Photo representation by The Indian Express Dehradun: Thirteen towns across four countries, including two from...
Public Holiday announced for Harela

Public Holiday announced for Harela

In a welcome move, Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat has announced that a Public Holiday will be observed in the state on July 16 on...
Cabinet Approves Separate Eco-Sensitive Zone In Rajaji National Park

Cabinet Approves Separate Eco-Sensitive Zone In Rajaji National Park

Photo- rajajinationalpark.co.in (https://rajajinationalpark.co.in/images/DSCN2098%20red.jpg) Dehradun: A separate eco-sensitive zone (ESZ) inside the Rajaji National Park was approved on Wednesday by Uttarakhand’s cabinet chaired by Trivendra Singh...
‘Digital Darshan’ of Char Dham Yatra, soon to be an option

‘Digital Darshan’ of Char Dham Yatra, soon to be an option

Badrinath DhamPhoto- Sacred Yatra Dehradun: With a sacred objective, where devotees who are unable to witness the four holy Char Dham shrines of Uttarakhand will...
Delhi to Dehradun in 2.5 hrs!

Delhi to Dehradun in 2.5 hrs!

Dehradun: In a bid to cut short the travel time and distance between Delhi and Dehradun the Centre has given in-principle affirmation to the construction...
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...
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 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...
OPINION: Why High Court decision to ban Rafting in Uttarakhand is Godsent

OPINION: Why High Court decision to ban Rafting in Uttarakhand is Godsent

Past week Uttarakhand high court banned paragliding, white water rafting and other water sport activities throughout the hill state, until the administration puts in place...
PM Narendra Modi led 4th International Yoga Day celebrations in Uttarakhand

PM Narendra Modi led 4th International Yoga Day celebrations in Uttarakhand

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead fourth International Yoga Day celebrations here in Uttarakhand on Thursday in the presence of thousands of volunteers performing yoga...
Explain why traffic management not be outsourced, asks Uttarakhand High court

Explain why traffic management not be outsourced, asks Uttarakhand High court

Uttarakhand High court asked the state government, central government and NHAI to give reasons why traffic management in Uttarakhand should not be outsourced to an...
First ever Uttarakhand film award held in Mumbai

First ever Uttarakhand film award held in Mumbai

For the first time in the history of Uttarakhand film industry, an award ceremony to felicitate the actors for their contribution to the Uttarakhand film industry....
Submit percentage-wise compliance report on Ganga: NGT to Uttarakhand

Submit percentage-wise compliance report on Ganga: NGT to Uttarakhand

National Green Tribunal (NGT) have ordered Uttarakhand government to submit a percentage-wise compliance report on the steps taken to clean the Ganga stretch from Gangotri...
BRO built bridges to help stranded villagers in Pithoragrah district

BRO built bridges to help stranded villagers in Pithoragrah district

Border Roads Organization (BRO) helped the stranded villagers in Uttarakhand by constructing two wooden bridges over River Kali which demarcates India's border with Nepal. The...
Uttarakhand to host 13th India-Nepal joint military exercise in Pithoragarh

Uttarakhand to host 13th India-Nepal joint military exercise in Pithoragarh

The Indian and Nepalese armies will take part in 13th Surya Kiran joint military exercise that will take place in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand. The...
eUttaranchal celebrates its 15th Anniversary

eUttaranchal celebrates its 15th Anniversary

Seeded in 2003, eUttaranchal.com is celebrating its 15th anniversary today. The journey of 15 years has evolved eUttaranchal into a matured teenager. Once, only an...