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CM inspects FIS arrangements, says Auli will be perfect tourism spot

PNS/Joshimath Auli will be developed according to a master plan into a tourism destination and necessary effort will be made to provide all required facilities for holding winter games here in the future.  Chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said this on Friday while inspecting arrangements for the International Ski Federation (FIS) event to be held at Auli in Chamoli...

MOBILE PHONE FOUND IN JAIL TOILET

Saturday, 06 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- A mobile phone recovered from a toilet in a jail barrack of  Nainital jail during a surprise inspection by the  jail  administration on Friday has landed the jail staffers in a tizzy Things are really worrisome for the jail officers as reports of the under-trial prisoners and convicts using cell phones from inside their...

MARKET PLACE LOOKED DESERTED DURING BANDH

PNS/Nainital Following the Nainital bandh called by shopkeepers on Thursday against illegal encroachment by roadside vendors in Pant Park and other localities of town, the sites occupied by roadside vendors remained largely vacant on Friday. The district administration, police and municipal officials were active since the morning to prevent vendors from encroaching at these sites. On the other hand, the roadside...

SUSPENSION ORDER BEARS FRUIT, NO DISSENT SURFACES NOW

Saturday, 06 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- A day after the State police brass cracked the whip by suspending two personnel for airing grievances over the social networking sites under the guise of Mission Mahavrat, things seemed to have come back  to the normal on Friday as no murmur of dissent was heard or found. As the threat given by some...

U’KHAND SECRETARIAT WINS FOURTH SHAHEED MEMORIAL T 20 CRICKET TOURNAMENT

Saturday, 06 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Team of Uttarakhand Secretariat won the fourth Shaheed Memorial, T 20 Cricket Tournament organised by the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES). The event this year was organised in the memory of Havildar Narender Singh Bisht of 4thGarhwal Rifles who laid down his life while fighting the insurgents at ‘Uri sector’ of...

TEACHERS EDGY AS SIT DEMANDS RECRUITMENT-RELATED DOCUMENTS

Saturday, 06 January 2018 | PNS | Haridwar- The Special Investigation Team, formed to probe the recruitment of teachers on forged documents, has asked for the recruitment-related documents involving teachers, a move that has left many of the teachers edgy. Notably, SIT is probing such appointments in the District Education Department made in 2012, 2013 and 2015. SIT officers said that the...

TRAFFIC JAMS: GOVT FINALLY WAKES UP

Saturday, 06 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The State Government finally woke up on incessant traffic jams at famous tourist destinations of Mussoorie and Nainital. On Friday, the Chief Secretary Utpal Kumar Singh discussed the issue with top officials of administration and police at his office. He directed that necessary steps to decongest traffic in Mussoorie and Nainital should be taken...

INDIA TO FACE FIERY TRIAL BY PACE

Friday, 05 January 2018 | PTI | Cape Town- Towering giants in the sub-continent, India would be aiming to assert themselves as good travellers when they face South Africa in the opening chapter of a 12-Test overseas challenge, starting here on Friday. The three-Test South Africa series is the first of a gruelling 2018-19 season that includes tours to England and Australia....

KERALA ORDERS CLOSURE OF PEACE ‘TERROR’ SCHOOL

Friday, 05 January 2018 | PNS | Kochi- The Kerala Government has ordered the closure of Peace International School for following a syllabus that promotes Islamic orthodoxy and religious enmity. The Peace School and the Peace Foundation were under scanner of probe agencies from late 2016 after it was found that many of 21 persons from Kasaragod and Palakkad who reportedly joined...

OPP BLOCKS TRIPLE TALAQ BILL

Friday, 05 January 2018 | PNS | New Delhi- In all probability, the Government may have to defer the Triple Talaq amendment Bill till the Budget Session of Parliament after Opposition parties on Thursday blocked its passage in the Rajya Sabha (RS) demanding that it should be sent to a Select Committee. Amid acrimonious scenes and heated exchange of words between the...