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VASANTOTSAV- 2018 AT RAJBHAWAN COMMENCES AMIDST PLETHORA OF BLOOMING FLOWERS

Sunday, 25 February 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Vasantotsav- 2018’, the flower show and horticulture exhibition commenced at Rajbhawan on Saturday. The Governor Krishan Kant Paul inaugurated the annual event organised by the Uttarakhand Horticulture and Food Processing department. The two- day event would conclude on Sunday. After inaugurating the event, the Governor went around the flower show and met the participants....

NO TAKER OF EDUCATION MIN’S VERSION

Sunday, 25 February 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Education Minister Arvind Pandey’s statement that the State Government is planning to bring in an act to regulate the fees of the private schools has not gone down well with the famed private schools spread across the Doon valley. While speaking of the matter, the president of the Progressive Schools’ Association’ (PPSA) Prem...

GOVERNOR STRESSES ON DROUGHT-RESISTANT SEEDS

Sunday, 25 February 2018 | PNS | Pantnagar- The Governor Dr K K Paul urged the scientists to lay stress on developing drought-resistant varieties of different crops, keeping in view the climate change and global warming. It must be ensured that the farmers could get enough production even in case of scanty rain or high temperature, he said after he inaugurated Pantnagar...

ED HOPES NIRAV, CHOKSI’S REAL ESTATE MAY YIELD RS 3K-RS 4K CR

Saturday, 24 February 2018 | Rajesh Kumar | New Delhi- Billionaire diamond jeweller Nirav Modi and his maternal uncle Mehul Choksi, who duped the PNB of Rs 11,400 crore, have major investment in real estate. While Nirav owns 29 real estate properties across Surat, Nasik, Mumbai and Pune, Geetanjali Group promoter Choksi has four SEZs and two malls and half-a-dozen flats. The...

COPS SCAN CCTVS AT CM HOUSE

Saturday, 24 February 2018 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi- In a move that raised many eyebrows and evoked a sharp response from the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the Delhi Police on Friday visited the Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s official residence at Civil Lines and seized hard disks containing recordings of 21 CCTV cameras in connection with the alleged assault on...

WITH SIT, RAWAT SENDS CONG SCURRYING FOR COVER

Saturday, 24 February 2018 | Gajendra Singh Negi | Dehradun- In what is being considered as a political master stroke of Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat, the Congress party which was hitherto targeting the State Government for dilly dallying on National Highway -74 scam has come under the radar of Special Investigation Team (SIT). Ever since SIT has questioned former Pradesh Congress...

VASANTOTSAV 2018 STARTS TODAY AT RAJ BHAWAN

Saturday, 24 February 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The Vasantotsav 2018 will start at the Raj Bhawan on Saturday with a range of activities in addition to the flower exhibition and competition. Addressing the media on Friday, the Governor Krishan Kant Paul said that with new attractions added to the annual Vasantotsav programme since it was launched in 2003, the event has...

GOVT TO PROMOTE LOCALLY GROWN PRODUCTS IN PREPARATION OF PRASAD

Saturday, 24 February 2018 | PNS | DEHRADUN- The State Government has taken an initiative to promote usage of locally grown food products in preparation of Prasad in the temples of U’khand.The Govt plans to promote women self help groups for preparation and marketing of Prasad in an organised way for 625 temples of the State. The CM told mediamen at State...

BUILDERS, SEERS ON COLLISION COURSE

Saturday, 24 February 2018 | PNS | Haridwar- Following the stay order issued by High Court on the ongoing construction at Akhada land in Nirmala Chawni area, the builders and the seers of Nirmal Panchayati Akhada are on a collision course. The seers alleged that in spite of the stay order by the court, the Haridwar -Roorkee Development Authority has not stopped...

YOGI HAS GIVEN NEW DIRECTION TO UP, SAYS JAITLEY

Friday, 23 February 2018 | PNS | Lucknow- Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday lauded the leadership of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath saying his relentless campaign against corruption and crime has resulted in an era of positive change making UP a favourite destination for investors. Addressing the concluding session of “UP Investors Summit 2018”, the Finance Minister said, “The...