84 IAS trainees, faculty members test positive for Covid-19 at Mussoorie institute

A total of 84 IAS trainee officers and faculty members have tested positive at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, said academy administration on Wednesday. After the massive spread of the COVID-19 on the campus, to control the spread of the virus further, the administration has made containment zones inside […]

Ambiguity remains in Congress over Harak Singh Rawat as Harish Rawat uncomfortable with his induction into party

It’s been two days since Harak Singh Rawat was dismissed from the Uttarakhand Cabinet and expelled from the BJP after he openly expressed his desire to join the Congress. But suspense remains in Congress regarding his induction. Harak Singh Rawat was one of the ten MLAs who deserted the Congress in 2016 and joined BJP. Now, ahead of assembly polls, he wants to go […]

 Uttarakhand Assembly polls: Harak Singh Rawat has not joined Congress yet, says Harish Rawat

Expelled Bharatiya Janata Party Minister Harak Singh Rawat has not joined the Congress officially yet, former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat said on Monday. Harish Rawat is currently in Delhi and is likely to meet senior Congress leaders today. Speaking to ANI today, Rawat said, “I don’t want to make any statement on this. Expelled Uttarakhand BJP Minister Harak Singh has not joined the Congress party yet. […]

JP Nadda to hold meeting on Assembly polls in UP, Punjab, Uttarakhand

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President JP Nadda will hold a meeting on Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand on Monday. Earlier in the day, Nadda reached BJP headquarters in Delhi. Elections for the 403 Assembly constituencies in Uttar Pradesh will be held in seven phases starting February 10. The polling in Uttar Pradesh will […]

Congress will win Uttarakhand polls, claims expelled BJP Minister Harak Singh Rawat

Ahead of assembly elections, expelled Bharatiya Janata Party Minister Harak Singh Rawat said that Congress Party will form government in Uttarakhand. Speaking to ANI today, HS Rawat said, “Congress Party will form government in Uttarakhand. I will work for the Congress party.” “BJP will never understand the problems of the common man. I know that party […]

Expelled from State Cabinet, BJP; Harak Singh Rawat likely to join Congress today

Ahead of assembly polls, Harak Singh Rawat, who was dismissed from the Uttarakhand cabinet and expelled from the BJP for six years, is likely to join the Congress on Monday. Rawat and his daughter-in-law Anukriti Gusain have already left for Delhi on Sunday and both are likely to join the Congress on Monday. A dramatic turn of […]

Harak Singh Rawat dismissed from Uttarakhand Cabinet, expelled from BJP for 6 years

Ahead of the assembly elections, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami dismissed State Minister Harak Singh Rawat from the Cabinet, informed Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) on Saturday. Rawat, a BJP MLA, has also been expelled from the party for a term of six years. The decision to dismiss Rawat from the cabinet was taken […]

BJP core committee discusses candidates for Uttarakhand, Goa polls; CEC meeting on Jan 19

After releasing the candidate list for 105 Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday held discussions on all 70 seats of the Uttarakhand assembly polls. Union Home Minister Amit Shah, BJP president JP Nadda, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, Uttarakhand BJP president Madan Kaushik, […]

Makar Sankranti holy bath banned in Haridwar’s Har Ki Pauri amid rise in Covid-19 cases

Haridwar administration has imposed a ban on devotees taking a holy dip in Ganga at Har Ki Pauri on the occasion of Makar Sankranti amid a surge in COVID-19 cases. “In view of the increasing COVID-19 cases, the administration has banned the devotees to take a bath at Harki Pauri. Simultaneously, travellers coming […]

Uttarakhand: 30 BSF personnel, deployed on election duty, test positive for Covid-19

As many as 30 Border Security Force (BSF) personnel, deployed on election duty in Kotdwar Assembly constituency, have tested positive for COVID-19. Kotdwar Circle Officer GL Kholi today told ANI, “In the Kotdwar assembly elections, 30 out of 82 soldiers posted in E Company of 50th Battalion of BSF, who reached for security duty, have been found […]