Owner of Club arrested

DEHRADUN, Jan. 20 -- Sachin Upadhyay, owner of WIC club and brother of senior Congress leader Kishore Upadhyay, was arrested on Sunday on forgery charges. Sources claimed that Sachin Upadhyay had been... Read More

Sky Is My Father (GP)

Dehradun, Jan. 19 -- Among the many insidious memories of the British Raj, the one that perhaps walks away with the cake in the nineteenth century was the notorious practice of 'begar' - coerced or fo... Read More

Technology Challenge

Dehradun, Jan. 19 -- Uttarakhand Minister of State Rekha Arya has reportedly blamed the proliferation of the smartphone for the increasing incidence of rapes. This is in line with the usual tendency o... Read More

MLA Joshi distributes relief amounts to disaster affected

DEHRADUN, Jan. 17 -- Mussoorie MLA Ganesh Joshi distributed cheques of compensation amounts to those affected by natural disasters in Buraskhanda, today. He reached the place despite heavy snowfall fo... Read More

Training Workshop held at FRI on 'Forest Certification in Indian Context'

DEHRADUN, Jan. 17 -- Silviculture and Forest Management Division of Forest Research Institute held a training workshop for the officers of the State Forest Departments from 16 to 17 January on "Forest... Read More

Empty Promises

Dehradun, Jan. 16 -- Such is the desperation of politicians and political parties to acquire power that they have no compunction in making the most outrageous and impractical promises at election time... Read More

Blame Game

Dehradun, Jan. 16 -- The Police Force is damned if it does, and damned if it doesn't. Nothing illustrates this more than its vigourous response to the Jamia Millia Islamia violence in Delhi, for which... Read More

Rejecting Violence

Dehradun, Jan. 16 -- Manifest as a civilisation, the Indian nation is averse to the act of killing. This is reflected strongly not only in its religions, such as Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism and partic... Read More

Saksham Mahotsav begins at IIP

DEHRADUN, Jan. 16 -- Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA), Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, along with oil industries celebrates Saksham (Sanrakshan Kshamata Mahotsva) every year fro... Read More

Ritu Nanda's ashes immersed in Ganga

HARIDWAR, Jan. 16 -- The ashes of Ritu Nanda, Raj Kapoor's daughter, were immersed in the Ganga's VIP Ghat, here, today, by her son, Nikhil, and daughter-in-law, Shweta. Shweta is the daughter of Amit... Read More