Dehradun

The Prime Minister has taken personal interest in the reconstruction and has visited the shrine twice in the last six months.

Dehradun: The principal and two other officials of a boarding school here in Uttarakhand were arrested on Tuesday after a Class 10 girl student accused them of suppressing the matter of her gang rape by senior students in August, police said. Four students of the school have also been detained for questioning. The two other school …

Dehradun: Heavy rains continued to pound Uttarakhand for the second consecutive day on Thursday leading to chaos and disruption of normal life. Schools and colleges in many places including state capital Dehradun and Haridwar remained closed as roads were blocked due to landslides and low lying areas remained water logged. The route to the annual Char …

Cricketer Virat Kohli, pouring water on all the news reports, on Friday, claimed that he and Anushka Sharma are not going to get engaged.

Dehradun: Calling the state ‘Devbhoomi’ and ‘Veerbhoomi’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi  said that it is high time the Uttarakhand should develop and prosper. The Prime Minister said that the vehicle of development needs dual engine of Bhartiya Janata Party to move faster. “The development in Uttarakhand needs two strong government, one at the Centre and …

Dehradun: The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament (MP) Tarun Vijay was injured in an attack at Pokhari village in Dehradun district of Uttarakhand on Friday last, confirmed party officials. A mob of upper-caste villagers pelted stones at the parliamentarian and his Dalit supporters for allegedly going to the Silgur Devta temple, …

Dehradun: It took just a tweet for Rosemary Nowak, a United States citizen ,to get medical help  to her daughter jailed in Dehradun. The  response was quick  from the twitter handle of external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj ensuring her to provide medical assistance and care to her daughter.     The incident: Colette Smith, a 17-year-old …

Dehradun: The wildlife Institute of India (WII) has released a notification inviting interested candidates to apply for the post of Project Fellow, Project Interns and Project Associate on contractual basis for the National Mission on Himalayas Studies (NMHS) project. Vacancy Details Total posts: 14 Name of the Posts: Project Fellow: 7 Project Interns: 5 Project Associate: …