Uttarakhand govt extends tenure of Uniform Civil Code Committee

The Uttarakhand government has extended the tenure of its Uniform Civil Code Committee by six months, said officials on Friday. The Committee, headed by former Supreme Court judge, Justice (retired) Ranjana Prakash Desai, was formed to examine ways for the implementation of the Uniform Civil Code (UCC). The committee can submit its report to the government […]

Uttarakhand: Husband blackmailed his wife by making obscene videos, received less money in dowry

A shameful case has been reported from the Jagjitpur area of Kankhal in Dehradun. A newlywed woman was treated like an animal by her in-laws for dowry. A number of family members were unhappy about the marriage transaction, including the accused husband’s mother-in-law Savita Narang, father-in-law Ravindra Narang, and brother-in-law […]

Uttarakhand: Rudraprayag resident Sakshi Kathait has been selected for the Under 19 cricket team

Sakshi Kathait of Bachhansyu Bangoli village of Agastyamuni development block of Rudraprayag district has made the entire district proud. It is your responsibility to inform Sakshi that she has been selected for Uttarakhand’s Under-19 women’s cricket team camp. Currently, Sakshi is practicing with other players in the Kashipur camp. Sakshi […]

Uttarakhand: CM Dhami sarcastically asserts that anyone can become PM by making sacrifices – If you want to become PM, you must grow a beard

On Friday, CM Pushkar Singh Dhami referred to the Bharat Jodo Yatra as a hollow journey. Sarcastically commenting on Rahul Gandhi’s beard, CM Dhami said that nobody becomes Prime Minister by growing beards. Tenacity and sacrifice are needed to become like Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It is something that is […]

Uttarakhand govt to modernise madrassas, implement dress code, NCERT books: Waqf Board Chairman

The Uttarakhand government is planning to rejuvenate the madrassas and various steps are being taken for their modernisation in the state, Waqf Board Chairman Shadab Shams said on Thursday. Shams said that the government will modernise the madrassas phase-wise under which seven such institutions will be made modern. “There is […]

Uttarakhand govt to launch intergrated portal for film-makers and investors

Uttarakhand government has announced plans of launching an integrated portal for filmmakers and investors coming to the state for film shooting and investments. Abhinav Kumar, Special Principal Secretary to Uttarakhand Chief Minister on Thursday said the government is going to launch an integrated portal for film shooting and related works. “An integrated portal […]

Uttarakhand CM performs yoga with administrative officials at Chintan Shivir

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Thursday performed yoga with administrative officials during the ongoing three-day Shakshakt Uttarakhand @ 25 Chintan Shivir at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration in Mussoorie. Today is the last day of Shakshakt Uttarakhand @ 25 Chintan Shivir. Officers including Uttarakhand Chief Secretary SS Sandhu participated in the yoga […]