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

Bansidhar Bhagat likely next U'khand BJP Chief

DEHRADUN, Jan. 15 -- The election for the post of new BJP Chief for Uttarakhand is scheduled to be held tomorrow. To oversee the election, Union Minister Arjun Meghwal has already arrived in Doon, whi... Read More

'Uttarakhand Bhavan' inaugurated in Mumbai by Gov Koshyari, CM Rawat

MUMBAI, Jan. 15 -- Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and Uttarakhand Chief Minister TS Rawat together inaugurated the 'Uttarakhand Bhavan', here, today. It will serve as the state guest house... Read More

Variety of handicraft products being exhibited at Doon Haat

DEHRADUN, Jan. 15 -- The Doon Haat exhibition is again underway under the banner of the 'Uttarakhand Hathkarga and Hasthshilp Vikas Parishad' to encourage people to purchase handloom and handicraft pr... Read More

Tarun Vijay begins cleaning work at Kamban birthplace

DEHRADUN, Jan. 15 -- BJP leader and former Rajya Sabha MP Tarun Vijay celebrated Pongal at Madurai, today, and said it is a festival of social harmony. He promised on the occasion to establish a statu... Read More

Team efforts needed to address rising menace of cancer: Prof Ravi Kant

RISHIKESH, Jan. 15 -- "Cancer is fast becoming an epidemic in India and combined team efforts are required to control this menace," said Prof Ravi Kant, Director and CEO of AIIMS Rishikesh, at a two-d... Read More

Portals of Adi Badri Shrine open on Makar Sankranti

DEHRADUN, Jan. 14 -- The portals of the Adi Badri Shrine were opened on the occasion of Makar Sankranti, today, at 4 a.m. Acharya Sunil Khanduri held a Bhagwad Katha on the occasion. Pujari Chakradhar... Read More

Graphic Era holds kite flying competition

DEHRADUN, Jan. 14 -- Like every year, a kite festival was organised with full enthusiasm, today, at the Graphic Era deemed to be University on the occasion of Makar Sankranti. A large number of studen... Read More