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Yogi Effect: Makes way for the Daat Kali two way Tunnel Project

Yogi Effect: Makes way for the Daat Kali two way Tunnel Project

The Daat Kali two-way tunnel project which was pending from the last two years has made its way after UP government sent an NOC letter...
Bio-metric Attendance to be taken at the Degree Colleges of Uttarakhand

Bio-metric Attendance to be taken at the Degree Colleges of Uttarakhand

Taking note of the sparsely filled classes, the Degree colleges have come to a notion that from now onwards the students and faculty have to...
U’khand Govt. Plans to form a Special Task Force of Youth to Protect Himalayas

U’khand Govt. Plans to form a Special Task Force of Youth to Protect Himalayas

Vijendra Rawat, the patron of the Shiv Sena Institution in Uttarkashi said that to save the Himalayas, a special multipurpose task force is needed. On...
Uttarakhand Govt. chooses Trusted Heli Service Companies for Kedarnath Yatra

Uttarakhand Govt. chooses Trusted Heli Service Companies for Kedarnath Yatra

Uttarakhand Government has already chosen the heli service companies that will initiate the Kedarnath Yatra for the pilgrims. A legal tender has been passed and...
Portals of Gauramai, Shanidev & Annapurna temple now Open for Devotees

Portals of Gauramai, Shanidev & Annapurna temple now Open for Devotees

Now the ardent followers of the Himalayan deities can head on a spiritual sojourn to Uttarakhand as the portals of Gauramai, Shanidev and Annapurna temples...
Garhwal University reduces the fee structure of Bed, BPharma & MPharma courses

Garhwal University reduces the fee structure of Bed, BPharma & MPharma courses

The Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal Central University has decreased the fee structure of educational courses like B.ed, B.Pharma and M.Pharma, giving a relief to the...
Uttarakhand to introduce 5 lakh jobs within 5 Years

Uttarakhand to introduce 5 lakh jobs within 5 Years

For the industrial development and economic growth in the state, Uttarakhand which is in dire need of the skilled labours will launch 5 lakh jobs...
Now you can board a direct flight to Jammu from Dehradun airport

Now you can board a direct flight to Jammu from Dehradun airport

After a long wait now direct flights to Jammu will operate from the Jolly Grant airport at Dehradun. From May onwards, Spice Jet airlines will...
Good News for Sports Enthusiasts Uttarakhand to soon launch its Sports University

Good News for Sports Enthusiasts Uttarakhand to soon launch its Sports University

The hill state of Uttarakhand will soon be blessed with a prestigious Sports University. With the approval of the Sports Minister, the Sports Department of...
3 Days Yoga Festival to kick start in Doon from April 15

3 Days Yoga Festival to kick start in Doon from April 15

Sanskar Pariwar and Devbhoomi Yoga Development Research & Council will organise a three-day Yoga festival at the Tapkeshwar auditorium and ground starting from 15-17 April....
Plastic no longer an Eyesore: Road Construction in Uttarakhand begins with Plastic

Plastic no longer an Eyesore: Road Construction in Uttarakhand begins with Plastic

Plastic menace has become a major problem for the entire world as it takes more than 450 years for a single plastic bottle to degrade...
Kedarnath’s glorious history to be carved on the temple wall

Kedarnath’s glorious history to be carved on the temple wall

The 350 metres long and 12 feet high RCC defensive wall designed to safeguard the Kedarnath temple will be soon be covered with intricate 3D...
Uttarakhand becomes Techno crazy 99.9% Rashan Cards made Digital

Uttarakhand becomes Techno crazy 99.9% Rashan Cards made Digital

Good news for the forgetful ones who fail to find their rashan cards at the last moment as Food Supplies Department in Uttarakhand has digitized...
Liquor Ban issue takes U-turn: Bypass roads to be declared as State Highways

Liquor Ban issue takes U-turn: Bypass roads to be declared as State Highways

To refrain from the Supreme Court's order to ban all the liquor shops located on the state highways, the government has decided to de-notify the...
No need to leave for Delhi as Thailand to invest Rs 5000 crore in SIDCUL Uttarakhand

No need to leave for Delhi as Thailand to invest Rs 5000 crore in SIDCUL Uttarakhand

The efforts of the Central Government for boosting development and business in the state has been fruitful as Thailand has agreed to invest Rs 5000...
Uttarakhand tourism boost: UTC hire 210 bus drivers, more buses on roads

Uttarakhand tourism boost: UTC hire 210 bus drivers, more buses on roads

In a big relief to Uttarakhand public, Uttarakhand Roadways under Uttarakhand Transport Cooperation (UTC) have hired more than 200 additional bus drivers on contractual basis....
Dehradun Traffic Police to take steps to decongest city traffic, remove illegal hawkers

Dehradun Traffic Police to take steps to decongest city traffic, remove illegal hawkers

In order to relieve the Dehradun city of frequent traffic jams and congestion, Dehradun Traffic Police have shared their suggestion pertaining to traffic management with...
Rishikesh, Pithoragarh to become Municipal Corporations, Know Why?

Rishikesh, Pithoragarh to become Municipal Corporations, Know Why?

BJP Government is all set to increase the number of Municipal Corporations in Uttarakhand by hundred, for this the Urban Development Department has chalked out...
Call of the Mystic: Devi Temples you must visit in Uttarakhand

Call of the Mystic: Devi Temples you must visit in Uttarakhand

Soak in the mystical aura of the celestial Devi temples perched in the Garhwal and Kumaon region of Uttarakhand. Bathe in the sanctity of the...
30 villages nestled near Tehri Dam to be relocated soon

30 villages nestled near Tehri Dam to be relocated soon

About 30 villages housing 415 families near Tehri Dam will be soon relocated in Dehradun. The expert committee formed by the government told that it...