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ADMIN ON TOES OVER ‘PADMAAVAT’

Tuesday, 23 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- In view of threats given by many Hindu and Rajput organisations against release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Padmaavat’ movie slated for January 25, the cops and State administration of U’khand are in a State of alert. The intelligence agencies in the State are also reported to have warned the State about possibilities of resentment...

HEALTH DEPT READY TO SHOW EXIT DOORS TO ABSENTEE DOCS

Tuesday, 23 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Taking a tough stand on absentee doctors, the State administration has directed the Health directorate to take punitive action against them. On the directive of the State administration, the health directorate of the State has written letters to  the Chief Medical Officers (CMOs) of the districts and asked them to send the list of...

GOVT PLANNING NO NEW TAX OR CESS IN STATE BUDGET: MIN

Monday, 22 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun – The Uttarakhand Minister for Finance, Parliamentary Affairs  and Excise, Prakash Pant shared his views about budget, economy and politics while talking to The Pioneer in an exclusive interview.  Here are the excerpts. Question:You recently met Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and had pre budget discussions. What things did you pitch forth for the...

SOCIAL WORK IS CHALLENGING BUT WE SHOULD ACCEPT IT: MADAN KAUSHIK

Monday, 22 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- To work dedicatedly for society and its causes is a challenging task but we should accept this challenge, said the Urban Development minister Madan Kaushik while addressing a programme organised by Saheli trust here on Sunday. The Minister said that women and children are most important part of our society and every possible effort...

PREPARATIONS FOR NATIONAL VOTERS DAY IN FULL SWING

Monday, 22 January 2018 | PNS | Haridwar- With just a few days left for the National Voters Day to dawn which falls on January 25 the Haridwar district administration is finalising the preparations and there is excitement in the air regarding the first time voters who shall get some token award from the district administration. Becoming a major, at 18 years...

GOVT TO HEAR PEOPLE’S GRIEVANCES VIA SOCIAL MEDIA

Sunday, 21 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Days after the Janta Darbar at the State BJP headquarters landed  the State Government  in misery following the suicide of a transporter and its tumultuous aftermath,  the State Ministers seem to be switching over to social networking sites like facebook to hear out and address the people’s grievances. Things seem to have started with...

LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN MAY LASH SOME PARTS OF STATE

Sunday, 21 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- There is little possibility of rain on the Republic Day in the State, though the sky might be overcast in many areas, said the Met department. Light to moderate rain/snow has been forecast at many places in Uttarakhand on Tuesday while light rain/snow might lash isolated places on Wednesday. “Though it might rain and...

KILLER TUSKER TRANQUILISED,CAPTURED; PEOPLE GET HUGE RELIEF

Saturday, 20 January 2018 | PNS | Haridwar- Finally, the tusker which trampled two persons  nearly to death was tranquilised and captured. Those living in the BHEL township and its adjoining slums breathed a sigh of relief as the elephant on the rampage made them spend sleepless nights for over a week. The plight of the commuters was also the same as...

RDMC TO PRESENT ITS FIRST SURVEY REPORT ON APRIL 15

Saturday, 20 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Having already started studying the major problem of migration in Uttarakhand, the Rural Development and Migration Commission (RDMC), formed in August 2017, will be coming up with its first survey report on April 15. Addressing the media here on Friday, the RDMC vice chairman Sharad Singh Negi said that though migration is a serious...

MINISTERS HOLD REVIEW MEETINGS RELATED TO HEALTH ISSUES

Saturday, 20 January 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Forest, Wildlife, Labour and AYUSH Minister,  Harak Singh Rawat, and State Minister for Higher Education Dhan Singh Rawat conducted review meetings related to medical issues of their Assembly constituencies at Vidhan Sabha on Friday. Harak Singh Rawat while undertaking a meeting of Kotdwar Assembly said that the Homeopathy and Ayurveda college hospitals will...