Rishikesh

Rishikesh: Environmentalist GD Agarwal, who was on fast to ‘save the Ganga’ since June 22, died on Thursday at AIIMS hospital in Rishikesh. The noted environmentalist reportedly had a heart attack. Agarwal was a former faculty at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur. He was on fast since June 22 and left drinking water on …

New Delhi: The AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences) has declared the results of the entrance exam for its MBBS course at AIIMS on Thursday. The results were declared for AIIMS New Delhi, Patna, Bhopal, Jodhpur, Bhubaneswar, Rishikesh and Raipur. Topper for 2017 AIIMS exams was Nishita Purohit (18) of Surat city in Gujarat …

Dehradun: The 29th edition of the International Yoga Festival was inaugurated by the Uttarakhand Governor KK Paul in Rishikesh on Thursday. The week-long event,inaugurated in Parmarth Niketan, was also addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, through video conferencing, who emphasised on the necessity of bringing Yoga to our daily routine. “World is today threatened by …