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PAINTINGS EXHIBITION THE FLOWER SHOW EXTENDED

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Due to the positive response from visitors, a month-long exhibition of paintings by artist Shabnam Anand Singh in Dehradun has been extended till March 20. Titled ‘The Flower Show’ the exhibition of paintings is being held a hotel on Rajpur Road. Favouring the theme of flower she uses water-colour and acrylic as her preferred...

APPLY RTE IN LETTER AND SPIRIT, SAYS UCPCR HEAD

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Uttarakhand Commission for Protection of Child Rights (UCPCR) chairperson Yogendra Khanduri has asked the State chief secretary to implement Right to Education (RTE) Act in letter and spirit. He said to enable the  students of the State to take the competitive examinations, it is imperative to provide them with quality education right from the...

MINISTER INAUGURATES POLICE STATIONS

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | PAURI- Minister of State Dhan Singh Rawat inaugurated the newly established police stations at Thalisain  under Thallisain Tehsil and at Paithani under Chakisain Tehsil and also a reporting police post at Paubo  under Pauri Tehsil of the district on Thursday. Notably, these areas have been under the policing jurisdiction of the revenue department. The Minister...

DOON MEDICAL COLLEGE OBSERVES GLAUCOMA WEEK

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The department of Ophthalmology at the Government Doon Medical College hospital here has screened more than 1,200 patients for Glaucoma during the ongoing Glaucoma week. The department has detected about two dozen patients of Glaucoma in the week starting from March 11. Informing about the week, the head of department of Ophthalmology, Dr Sushil...

GAIRSAIN ISSUE-GRNA ACTIVISTS BEG ALMS FROM PEOPLE

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- To provide an emotive touch to the ongoing movement demanding Gairsain be declared as the permanent capital of the State, members of Gairsain Rajdhani Nirman Abhiyan (GRNA) begged alms from the people for the cause while rallying from Gandhi Park to Clock Tower in Dehradun on Thursday. They also staged a sit-in at Gandhi...

POLICE LAUNCHES ANTI-ENCROACHMENT DRIVE, TRIGGERS ROW

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- An anti-encroachment drive launched by police triggered a row as the BJP Rajpur MLA Khanjan Das rushed to the spot and ordered police to allow the cart vendors removed during the drive to continue with the trade and the director traffic directorate DIG Kewal Khurana refused to fall in line. Both sticking to their...

ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY PLAYS A VITAL ROLE: IOCL DIRECTOR

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Analytical chemistry plays a vital role in understanding the underlying science for finding solutions to various unsolved problems, said the Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) director (Research and Development) SSV Ramakumar. He was speaking as the chief guest in the inaugural session of the three-day International Conference on Advances in Analytical Sciences (ICAAS-2018) jointly...

LED USE TO SAVE VILLAGERS FROM LARGE BILLS: SPECS SECY

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- Undertaking a campaign with the help of various people and organisations, the Society of Pollution and Environmental Conservation Scientists (SPECS) worked in eight Gram Sabhas of the Asi Ganga valley in Uttarkashi district for replacing the normal 100 watt bulb by seven watt LED bulb. According to the society, this will result in the...

MARUTI LAUNCHES ARENA SHOWROOM IN DOON

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The first launch and unveiling of Maruti Suzuki Arena Showroom for North Zone here in Dehradun was presided over by the Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) executive directors T Hashimoto and RS Kalsi. The new showroom was inaugurated at DD Motors, Rajpur Road. The occasion saw the live digital launch and unveiling of the...

MET PREDICTS RAIN TODAY

Friday, 16 March 2018 | PNS | Dehradun- The trend of the mercury  soaring up might be arrested for a couple of days as the Meteorological centre has forecast rain/thunder showers at isolated places in Uttarkashi, Chamoli and Pithoragarh districts on Friday. Meanwhile, gathering of clouds in the sky since the afternoon ensured the   maximum temperature of Dehradun dipping by a few...