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29 Mar 2017

MLAs will hold janata darbars: BJP leader

29 Mar 2017 | 12:40 AM

HARIDWAR: Senior BJP leader and district president Dr Jag Pal Singh Saini today said all legislators from the district will hold janata darbars on a regular basis to ensure that the maximum number of people’s issues get resolved.

Cong worried over threat to MLAs

29 Mar 2017 | 12:40 AM

DEHRADUN: The Congress today raised the issue of law and order situation as two of its MLAs, Mamta Rakesh and Furkan Ahmed, received threatening letters.

27 Mar 2017

BJP’s problem of plenty in ministry allocation

27 Mar 2017 | 12:52 AM

DEHRADUN:The BJP, after winning 57 seats out of 70 in the state Assembly, faces a problem of plenty in the formation of state ministry, led by Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat.

BJP toes Cong line on Gairsain, says Indresh

27 Mar 2017 | 12:52 AM

DEHRADUN: Indresh Maikhuri, CPI (ML) leader, today said the BJP was toeing the Congress line as far as permanent capital status to Gairsan was concerned.

Hridayesh is Leader of Opposition

27 Mar 2017 | 12:52 AM

DEHRADUN: Senior Uttarakhand Congress leader and Haldwani MLA Indira Hridayesh has been elected Leader of the Congress Legislature Party.

Dhirendra Pratap quits

27 Mar 2017 | 12:52 AM

DEHRADUN: Uttarakhand Rajya Andolankari Samman Parishad Chairman and senior Congress leader Dhirendra Pratap has resigned from his post following change of guard in the state.

26 Mar 2017

Congress on back foot on Gairsain issue

26 Mar 2017 | 1:01 AM

DEHRADUN: The BJP’s decision to declare Gairsain as the summer capital has pushed the Congress on the back foot.

BJP denying Cong Deputy Speaker’s post unethical, says Upadhyay

26 Mar 2017 | 1:01 AM

DEHRADUN: State Congress president Kishore Upadhyay has accused the newly formed BJP government of giving scant respect to constitutional norms by depriving the Opposition of the post of Deputy Speaker in the Assembly.

25 Mar 2017

Bajrang Dal for closure of illegal abattoirs in Doon

25 Mar 2017 | 12:17 AM

DEHRADUN: Bajrang Dal activists staged a protest in Dehradun today demanding closure of illegally run slaughterhouses in the district.

24 Mar 2017

BJP tells expelled workers to stop using party flag, stickers, symbol

24 Mar 2017 | 12:43 AM

DEHRADUN: Uttarakhand BJP general secretary Naresh Bansal today said legal action would be taken against expelled party workers and office-bearers if they were found using the party’s flag, stickers and symbol anymore.

Prakash Pant gets Parliamentary Affairs

24 Mar 2017 | 12:43 AM

DEHRADUN: Chief Minister Trivender Singh Rawat today allocated the portfolio of Parliamentary Affairs Minister to Prakash Pant ahead of the Uttarakhand Assembly session beginning tomorrow.

Rare solidarity on display, Aggarwal elected Speaker

24 Mar 2017 | 12:43 AM

DEHRADUN: Three-time BJP legislator from Rishikesh Prem Chand Aggarwal was elected unopposed the fourth Speaker of the fourth Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly here on Thursday.

23 Mar 2017

Adopt zero tolerance on corruption: Modi to CM

23 Mar 2017 | 12:15 AM

NEW DELHI: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi who told him to adopt a policy of zero tolerance on corruption and ensure transparency in governance.

Rishikesh MLA to be Speaker

23 Mar 2017 | 12:15 AM

DEHRADUN: Decks have been cleared for the election of three time BJP MLA from Rishikesh Prem Chand Aggarwal as Speaker of the fourth general Assembly of Uttarakhand.