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Howzat! Uttarakhand to finally make Ranji Trophy debut after 18-year-long wait

Howzat! Uttarakhand to finally make Ranji Trophy debut after 18-year-long wait

Since the formation of state of Uttarakhand in 2000, the 18-year-long wait for the hill state to make Ranji Trophy debut has finally come to...
Five-member Uttarakhand police team climb Mt. Everest, creates history

Five-member Uttarakhand police team climb Mt. Everest, creates history

Uttarakhand police created history when 5 members of Uttarakhand police team on Sunday successfully climbed Mount Everest, which is world's tallest peak located in Nepal....
Howzatt! Trials for admission in state sport colleges to begin from April 2

Howzatt! Trials for admission in state sport colleges to begin from April 2

Good news for sport enthusiasts! The admission process in Maharana Pratap Sports College (Dehradun) and Hari Singh Thapa Sports College (Pithoragarh) will start from April...
Queen’s Baton Relay: Commonwealth Games’s torch to reach Uttarakhand on October 5

Queen’s Baton Relay: Commonwealth Games’s torch to reach Uttarakhand on October 5

The Queen's baton relay for the upcoming XXI Commonwealth Games will reach Uttarakhand on October 5. The baton will first reach Pantnagar from Delhi and will be...
Rejoice! Uttarakhand to host international skiing tournament at Auli in January 2018

Rejoice! Uttarakhand to host international skiing tournament at Auli in January 2018

In order to promote winter sports in Uttarakhand which will subsequently improve the tourism in the state, the Uttarakhand government have found some success, it...
Uttarakhand’s Deepak Singh Negi bags two gold medals in Athletics in Malaysia

Uttarakhand’s Deepak Singh Negi bags two gold medals in Athletics in Malaysia

Deepak Sigh Negi, resident of Kaladhungi in Nainital won two gold medals in 31st International Open Masters Athletics Championship held in Malaysia. Deepak struck gold...
Howzatt! Uttarakhand’s to have first sports university in Dehradun or Haldwani

Howzatt! Uttarakhand’s to have first sports university in Dehradun or Haldwani

By the end of 2017, Uttarakhand is likely to get its first sports university which will either be established in capital city Dehradun or Haldwani....
Uttarakhand to host 2017 National Badminton Championship at Dehradun, Haridwar

Uttarakhand to host 2017 National Badminton Championship at Dehradun, Haridwar

After a gap of nearly a decade, Badminton Association of India (BAI) have bestowed Uttarakhand the opportunity to host 2017 National Badminton Championship. The All...
Mountaineer Chandraprabha Aitwal, who climbed Nanda Devi, honored at 2017 Mountain Festival

Mountaineer Chandraprabha Aitwal, who climbed Nanda Devi, honored at 2017 Mountain Festival

Padma Shree and Arjuna Awardee mountaineer Chandraprabha Aitwal was honored at 2017 Mountain Festival for her exceptional career in the sport of mountaineering. Hailing from...
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...
Asia’s longest mountain bike race in Uttarakhand, 16 countries to participate

Asia’s longest mountain bike race in Uttarakhand, 16 countries to participate

In order to promote adventure tourism in Uttarakhand, the Department of Tourism in the state have organized a Himalayan mountain bike championship that will take...
Uttarakhand’s Lakshya made headlines by becoming the World NO. 1 Junior Shuttler

Uttarakhand’s Lakshya made headlines by becoming the World NO. 1 Junior Shuttler

The spritely Lakshya Sen hailing from Kumaon’s revered city Almora has made headlines by becoming the World No. 1 Shuttler. His family and loved ones...
Uttarakhand cricket ace Rishabh Pant selected for T20 vs England

Uttarakhand cricket ace Rishabh Pant selected for T20 vs England

A proud moment for Uttarakhand Cricket as Roorkee-resident Rishabh Pant is one of the 15 players selected for 3 T20 matches against England. The U19 wicketkeeper-batsman will...