Uttarakhand tourism department is planning to take up promotional activities to attract tourists and pilgrims for the winter chardham pilgrimage. The tourism department will take up at least four big festivals and fairs.
To deliver on his promise of good governance, chief minister Harish Rawat started using social media like Facebook to resolve people’s grievances, said an official statement.
Himachal Pradesh is set to join hands with United Kingdom to preserve the British-era structures and boost high-end tourism in the state.
“Why is Rahul’s name being dragged (into the controversy)? He is a reserved boy,” Seema lamented. She, however, refused to say anything on her grandson’s relationship with Sheena.
There are lots of creative things that you can do with the bottle or can and similar waste materials that we discard, says a Dehradun-based group of youngsters — who call themselves the ‘Focused Tales’.
The Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday said the ruling party’s threat to sue them over the sting CD was hollow.
Security forces in Uttarakhand are keeping a close watch along the Indo-Nepal border after a students’ wing of a Nepali Maoist party laid claims to a disputed territory on the far-western part of the state.
Congress leader calls BJP-led civic body a failure while mayor blames chief minister for weak leadership.
The government claims to have taken several steps to conserve big cats, but smaller animals are falling prey to poachers due to inadequate staff.
Congress’ Uttarakhand co-in-charge Sanjay Kapoor said on Sunday he would discuss the IAS sting operation issue in detail with chief minister Harish Rawat to know the reasons for delay in relieving the officer despite the Center’s decision to curtail his inter-cadre deputation.
The BJP organised a protest in the city and criticised the Rawat government for allegedly harassing a local journalist, Ashok Pande, who shot the CD of the sting operation involving the CM’s former secretary.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) order banning the use of polythene seems to have no takers in Haridwar.
It may be Uttarakhand’s provincial capital but Dehradun is so filthy that it ranks among the bottom in a list of 29 state capitals of India assessed for cleanliness. It stands at a lowly 26.
Chief Minister Harish Rawat faces possibly the toughest challenge in his five- decade-old political career after a secret CD was aired in which his former secretary is alleged to be striking a deal with a liquor trader.
The Centre will use the CBI to harass the Uttarakhand government on the pretext of investigating so-called corruption in the state’s liquor policy, chief minister Harish Rawat said on Saturday.