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Hailed as the Lifeline of Kumaon, Kosi is now on the verge of drying

Hailed as the Lifeline of Kumaon, Kosi is now on the verge of drying

Giving the boon of life to the denizens of Kumaon region, the life resurrecting Kosi River is now on the verge of drying. Owing to...
Culture On the Rise: Two Regional Films receives Uttarakhand Gaurav Samman

Culture On the Rise: Two Regional Films receives Uttarakhand Gaurav Samman

To acknowledge the tremendous work done in the field of arts and filmmaking, two regional films namely 'Ghar Jawai', a Garhwali diamond jubilee film and...
Nainital Lake gets a boon of life by Govt: Irrigation Department to revive the lake

Nainital Lake gets a boon of life by Govt: Irrigation Department to revive the lake

The ever so beautiful and serene, Naini Lake a "precious jewel of Kumaon" is one of the most popular tourist spots in Uttarakhand. Cradled in...
Baba Ramdev: Patanjali will curb migration by providing education, jobs in hilly areas

Baba Ramdev: Patanjali will curb migration by providing education, jobs in hilly areas

Hailed as one of the best Yoga Gurus in the world, Baba Ramdev is planning to put a cap on migration by attacking its root...
Uttarakhand gives a nod for launching Startup Policy in the state

Uttarakhand gives a nod for launching Startup Policy in the state

To connect the youth of Uttarakhand with entrepreneurship and self-employment opportunities, the State government on the guidelines of the Central government has given a nod...
Doon to introduce Flood Zones to lessen the damage caused by Rispana & Bindal rivers

Doon to introduce Flood Zones to lessen the damage caused by Rispana & Bindal rivers

During Monsoon season, Doonites have to face problems due to the overflowing Bindal and Rispana rivers that cause havoc in the city. Therefore, to give...
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....
CM Trivendra Rawat orders to speed up the work on Rishikesh-Karnaprayag Rail line

CM Trivendra Rawat orders to speed up the work on Rishikesh-Karnaprayag Rail line

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has taken the Rishikesh-Karnaprayag railway line matter in his personal interest and has ordered to speed up the work...
Uttarakhand’s Mahika to represent India in the ‘Youth Exchange Programme’ in China

Uttarakhand’s Mahika to represent India in the ‘Youth Exchange Programme’ in China

Marching her way to the Republic Day Parade, BHU’s estudante Mahika Pharthal will now showcase her talent in China. Hailing from the “City of Lakes”...
Undercover DM travels as a pilgrim, files case against heli agency

Undercover DM travels as a pilgrim, files case against heli agency

Not only the weather but sometimes the government bodies bring great surprises for the people of Uttarakhand as this time District Magistrate, Mangesh Ghildiyal has...
10 Days Rainfall Alert on Char Dham Pilgrim Route

10 Days Rainfall Alert on Char Dham Pilgrim Route

The Char Dham pilgrims may have to wait a little longer to commence the yatra to the four revered Hindu shrines of India as the...
Centre unhappy with HC’s order of giving human status to Ganga river, approaches SC

Centre unhappy with HC’s order of giving human status to Ganga river, approaches SC

Facing problems in implementing the administrative orders after bestowing the title of a ‘living human entity’ to Ganga River, the Centre has moved the Supreme...
Cheap Flights to operate between Jolly Grant to Pantnagar from August, this year

Cheap Flights to operate between Jolly Grant to Pantnagar from August, this year

There is a good news for those who frequently take trips from Dehradun to different regions of Uttarakhand as Jolly Grant airport will now operate...
Business Tycoon Mukesh Ambani to decorate Badrinath Kedarnath Temples

Business Tycoon Mukesh Ambani to decorate Badrinath Kedarnath Temples

The renowned Indian businessman Mukesh Ambani who garners great faith in Badri-Kedar has decided to decorate Kedarnath-Badrinath Dham, along with providing other tourist facilities. To...
Search for the threatened Finn’s weaver begins in Uttarakhand

Search for the threatened Finn’s weaver begins in Uttarakhand

The threatened Finn’s weaver bird (Ploceus megarhynchus) also known as “peeli baya” among the locals is being searched in Uttarakhand. The Forest Department along with...
Uttarakhand’s Dhol-Damau to claim its name in the Guinness Book of World Records

Uttarakhand’s Dhol-Damau to claim its name in the Guinness Book of World Records

Being a hill state, Uttarakhand has several accolades in its name whether we talk about its diverse culture, traditions, music, art forms and even its...
Uttarakhand sees a major reshuffle with transfers of several IAS and IPS Officers

Uttarakhand sees a major reshuffle with transfers of several IAS and IPS Officers

Government takes away onus from the Chief Secretary while Om Prakash, while the stature of the Upper Chief Secretary has been raised On Monday the...