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Centre releases 3rd instalment of Rs 6K cr grant to states

Centre releases 3rd instalment of Rs 6K cr grant to states

🕔17:42, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  In an attempt to assist state governments to effectively address situation arising out of Covid-19, the Central Government on Wednesday released the third instalment of states’ share of revenue deficit grant amounting to over Rs 6,000

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Modi to cruise on Ganga in Kanpur, 5 CMs invited

Modi to cruise on Ganga in Kanpur, 5 CMs invited

🕔12:34, 13.Dec 2019

Lucknow, Dec 13  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will cruise through the Ganga River in Kanpur on Saturday to review the ‘Namami Gange’ project and get a first hand experience of the impact of the programme on the holy river. Twelve

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BJP leads in all five seats of Uttarakhand

BJP leads in all five seats of Uttarakhand

🕔12:35, 23.May 2019

Dehradun, May 23 The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates in Uttarkhand on Thursday consolidated their leads in all the five seats in the states, vote count trend showed. In the five seats, the BJP was leading by more than 60,000 to

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‘Chardham Yatra’ begins in Uttarakhand’s Garhwal

‘Chardham Yatra’ begins in Uttarakhand’s Garhwal

🕔18:24, 7.May 2019

Dehradun, May 7  Amid chanting of Vedic hymns and other religious rituals, the portals of Gangotri and Yamunotri temples were thrown open for pilgrims on Tuesday, heralding beginning of the ‘Chardham Yatra’, the six-month-long pilgrimage to four prominent Hindu shrines

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EC sets up 49 all-women booths in Uttarakhand

EC sets up 49 all-women booths in Uttarakhand

🕔20:11, 9.Apr 2019

Dehradun, April 9  The Election Commission has set up 49 polling booths in Uttarakhand which will be managed only by women. “We have set up these booths where the management will be in the hands of women only,” said Saujanya,

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Uttarakhand gets Rs 70,000 cr investment plans, Adani chips in with Rs 6,500 cr

Uttarakhand gets Rs 70,000 cr investment plans, Adani chips in with Rs 6,500 cr

🕔10:39, 8.Oct 2018

Dehradun, Oct 8  Uttarakhand has got investment proposals worth Rs 70,000 crore, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said on Sunday. “Investment proposals worth over Rs 70,000 crore have been received and most of the memorandum of understandings have been signed

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Heavy rain alert issued in Uttarakhand

Heavy rain alert issued in Uttarakhand

🕔09:58, 25.Jul 2018

Dehradun, July 25 A “heavy to very heavy rain” alert was issued on Wednesday in Uttarakhand for the next 48 hours by the Regional Met Office. After a brief respite on Tuesday, the skies opened up again at many places

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Uttarakhand to survey dump around Gomukh

Uttarakhand to survey dump around Gomukh

🕔14:20, 6.Jul 2018

Nainital, July 6 A team of experts including from the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will soon survey Gomukh to supervise the removal of a garbage dump and an artificial lake, an official said on Friday. Gomukh is the terminus of

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Uttarakhand expects more tourism after Yoga Day: Trivendra Rawat

Uttarakhand expects more tourism after Yoga Day: Trivendra Rawat

🕔12:25, 21.Jun 2018

Dehradun, June 21  As Uttarakhand hosts the fourth International Yoga Day on Thursday, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat feels that the event may help attract more tourists to the state, creating more job and business opportunities. The reason Rawat thinks

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Heavy rainfall likely in Uttarakhand

Heavy rainfall likely in Uttarakhand

🕔09:29, 29.May 2017

Dehradun, May 29  A heavy rainfall alert in Uttarakhand has been sounded by the weather department on Monday, officials said. Rains lashed some parts of the state on Sunday but the intensity of the showers is likely to increase for

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BJP set to win in UP, Uttarakhand; Congress in Punjab

BJP set to win in UP, Uttarakhand; Congress in Punjab

🕔09:34, 11.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 11  The BJP cruised towards victory on Saturday in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand while the Congress brutally brushed aside the AAP in Punjab as officials counted the millions of votes polled in assembly polls. The Congress led

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35 nomination papers rejected in Uttarakhand

35 nomination papers rejected in Uttarakhand

🕔13:04, 31.Jan 2017

Dehradun, Jan 31  Thirty-five nomination papers have been rejected in Uttarakhand, the Election Commission said on Tuesday.This leaves 687 candidates in the fray for the 70-seat assembly. Uttarakhand votes on February 15. Wednesday is the last day for withdrawal of

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Five states to vote between February 4 and March 8

Five states to vote between February 4 and March 8

🕔12:51, 4.Jan 2017

New Delhi, Jan 4  Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Punjab and Manipur will be held between February 4 and March 8, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi announced on Wednesday.The results from all five states will be known on

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Uttarakhand receives first snow of the season

Uttarakhand receives first snow of the season

🕔10:04, 11.Oct 2016

Dehradun, Oct 11  Weather turned in the hills of Uttarakhand on Tuesday as the seasons first snowfall was reported from many parts of the state.According to the regional Met office, heavy snowfall was recorded in Gangotri, Yamunotri and Badrinath late

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Rs 250 crore declared in Uttarakhand under IDS

Rs 250 crore declared in Uttarakhand under IDS

🕔10:56, 3.Oct 2016

Dehradun, Oct 3  Unaccounted wealth and income of Rs 250 crore has been declared by 400 people in Uttarakhand under the Income Declaration Scheme (IDS), an Income Tax official said on Monday.Of this about Rs 112 crore would go to

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Heavy rains predicted in Uttarakhand for next 24-hours

Heavy rains predicted in Uttarakhand for next 24-hours

🕔10:31, 16.Jun 2016

Dehradun, June 16  Heavy rains have been predicted for Uttarakhand in the next 24-hours, an official said on Thursday.The hill state which has been receiving rains in the past two days has been warned of moderate to very heavy rainfall

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Prime Minister of Nepal, K.P. Sharma Oli visiting the Tehri Hydro Power Complex, at Tehri, Uttarakhand on February 21, 2016.

Prime Minister of Nepal, K.P. Sharma Oli visiting the Tehri Hydro Power Complex, at Tehri, Uttarakhand on February 21, 2016.

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Tourism to get industry status in Uttarakhand: CM

Tourism to get industry status in Uttarakhand: CM

🕔10:42, 21.Jul 2015

Dehradun, July 21  Tourism would soon be given status of an industry in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat announced on Monday. After a review meeting of the tourism department, Rawat said fresh impetus to the tourism sector was required as

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Transfers of governors normal: Paul

Transfers of governors normal: Paul

🕔10:18, 31.Dec 2014

Shillong, Dec 31  Meghalaya Governor Krishan Kant Paul termed his transfer and appointment as new governor of Uttarakhand as “normal”. “Yes. I am going to Dehradun (the capital of Uttarakhand). Dehradun is also a nice place and transfers of governors

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Kedarnath restoration work likely to be over by October

Kedarnath restoration work likely to be over by October

🕔10:51, 5.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 5  Work on conservation of the Kedarnath temple complex, which was damaged in the massive landslides in Uttarakhand last year, is progressing and is likely to be completed by October, an official release said here Friday. The

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