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TREE PLANTATION MARKS LAUNCH OF ‘BEMISAL GARHWAL’

Thursday, 21 June 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– Member of State executive committee of the Bharatiya Janata Party and son of Ajit Doval, the National Security Advisor (NSA), Shaurya Doval initiated his ‘Bemisal Garhwal’ campaign by starting a tree plantation drive at Dhanau Malla village of Pauri Garhwal on Wednesday. The Doval junior had recently declared that Bemisal Garhwal campaign under his...

AFGHAN NABBED FOR STAYING SANS VISA

Thursday, 21 June 2018 | PNS | Roorkee– Intelligence sleuths reportedly arrested a citizen of Afghanistan from Piran Kaliyar, some 6 kms from here, on Wednesday during a drive against the anti- social elements prior to the arrival of the Prime Minster Narendra Modi in Dehradun on the occasion of International Yoga Day on Thursday.  However, the cops could not yet verify...

NEGLIGENCE CHARGE AGAINST HOSPITAL

Thursday, 21 June 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– Allegation of negligence involving treatment of the admitted patients has been made against the staffers of  Ramdutt Joshi Joint Hospital based in Ramnagar. Lodging a complaint at a local police station, one Ganesh Pandey alleged that the staffers of Ramdutt Joshi Joint Hospital based in Ramnagar had made a mess of treatment when he...

WOMEN DRIVERS NO WORSE THAN MALE DRIVERS

Thursday, 21 June 2018 | Shubhangi Nagalia | Dehradun — The various misconceptions surrounding women’s driving are often a cause of gender discrimination. It is not uncommon for women to be subjected to misogynistic comments by some people who opine that “women can’t drive”.  However, information from the department concerned and professionals teaching driving contradict such misconceptions. An experienced driver Savita says,...

UTC TO USE 180 BUSES TO FERRY YOGA PARTICIPANTS

Thursday, 21 June 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– Uttarakhand Transport Corporation (UTC) would use 180 buses of its fleet on Dehradun and Haridwar routes to ferry the Yoga participants from Haridwar and also to take them back after the   International Yoga Day show  at Forest Research Institute (FRI) in Dehradun  is over. Divisional manager (Operational) UTC Dehradun, Pawan Mehra while talking to...

IMPLEMENT TRANSFER ACT PROPERLY, SAYS CS

Thursday, 21 June 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– Taking a strong note of the irregularities in the implementation of Transfers Act in some departments, the chief secretary Utpal Kumar Singh has asked the various department heads to ensure proper implementation of the act. The order came after some glaring instances of irregularities were observed in the recent transfer of employees in some...

MUSCULAR POLICY WON’T WORK HERE, SAYS ANGRY MEHBOOBA

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | Khursheed Wani | Srinagar– The BJP’s decision to pull the rug from under Mehbooba Mufti’s feet to end the “unpopular alliance” that ruled the embattled State for three years, came as a jolt for the PDP leadership. Observers say that Mehbooba, whose popularity hit the rock bottom during her tumultuous tenure, lost the face and political argument...

BJP’S NATIONALIST NOTE IN MEHBOOBA DIVORCE

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | Deepak K Upreti | New Delhi– Party sends ‘muscular’ message it won’t imperil national interests for sake of power in J&K, the call also aims to stem PDP’s narrative in Valley The BJP’s decision to withdraw from the Jammu & Kashmir’s three-year-old coalition Government is understandably meant to protect its political support base in Jammu and prevent...

TOP GEAR SECURITY AT FRI: CM APPLIES FOR E-ENTRY PASS

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– The massive machinery of Uttarakhand Government has been set into motion as part of the preparation of International Day of Yoga programmes on June 21 the main event of which would be held at the sprawling Forest Research Institute (FRI) compound where the Prime Minister Narendra Modi would perform Yoga along with over 50,000...

STATE BJP UNIT JUMPS ON YOGA BANDWAGON

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | PNS | Dehradun– Enthused by the huge response the Prime Minister’s Narendra Modi’s scheduled Yoga programme is eliciting, the State unit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has jumped on the Yoga bandwagon. On Tuesday, the party organised a ‘Walk for Yoga’ as a prelude for the mega programme featuring the Prime Minister lined up on June 21-...