Daily Archives: January 5, 2018

Auli to be developed as Tourism destination;CM

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Auli will be developed as Tourism Destination under the master plan and all efforts will be made to add all necessary arrangements for the purpose of organizing winter sports in Auli in the future.  Speaking about the preparations of the Federation of International Skiing Race to be organized fromJanuary 15-21 in Auli Chief Minister Shri Trivendra Singh Rawat ...

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EC to appoint observer in urban local bodies election

DAINIK NATION BUREAU State Election Commission will appoint separate observers to monitor election expenditure of candidates for the urban local bodies elections. The election is to be held somewhere in March-April. “Although we have been appointing election observers for bringing about transparency in the elections, this time we will appoint separate observers whose main task will be to monitor the ...

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Police has been told to be polite with tourist

DAINIK NATION BUREAU chief secretary has categorically asked the police to be polite while dealing with tourist. Taking cognizance on the state Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj’s letter, in which he has expressed dissatisfaction with the arrangement of district administration to facilitate the tourists during tourist season especially new year, chief secretary convened a meeting with home department, tourism and transport department ...

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New 10 rupee note to hit the market soon


After 500, 50 and 200 rupees, the Reserve Bank of India has issued the first look of a new note of Rs 10. The new note will be of Chocolate Brown color. The Sun Temple of Konark will be printed on the note. The last time there was a change in the notes of ten rupees was in 2005. According ...

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To detect earthquake more seismographs to be installed

DAINIK NATION BUREAU As part of the MoU signed earlier between the State Government and the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, 84 seismographs have been installed in the Garhwal region while about 100 seismographs are to be installed in the Kumaon region. This will help build a warning system for earthquakes in the seismically active Uttarakhand State. In addition ...

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Honda city falls into Sharda canal; two passengers dead


On the Lalkothi-Dhanushpul road, an uncontrolled Honda City car fell into the Sharda Canal. Two people, including a car driver, died. Both the deceased were found to be resident of Banbasa in Champawat district. The incident occurred day before yesterday. People saw a car (UAE 06 0111) submerged in the Sharda Canal. Police arrived at the spot on the information. ...

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Budget session to begin on Jan 29, Budget to be presented on Feb 1


The Budget session of Parliament will commence from January 29 and the Union Budget will be presented on February one, the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs recommended today. President Ramnath Kovind will address the joint sitting of the two Houses on January 29 and the Economic Survey will be tabled on the same day, Parliamentary Affairs minister Ananth Kumar told ...

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Qazi appointed as chairman of PAC

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The Uttarakhand Assembly Speaker Premchand Agarwal has inaugurated the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) and Information Technology (IT) Committee at State Assembly on Friday.  He has appointed Qazi Nizamuddin and Deshraj Karnwal as Chairpersons of the PAC and IT committees respectively. Agarwal said that both PAC and IT committees are very important committees of the State Assembly and ...

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Sonam rues lack of Women oriented films in Bollywood


Actoress Sonam Kapoor feels there is a need for more films that revolve around women. Her forthcoming film “Veere Di Wedding”, also starring Kareena Kapoor Khan, Swara Bhaskar and Shikha Talsania, is themed around a wedding. Kareena will play the part of a bride-to-be in the movie. “‘Veere Di Wedding’ looks so different. There should be more such films, this ...

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No Development Zone along Ganga River


A Model Draft Bill for Flood Plain Zoning Legislation was circulated by the Union Government in 1975 to all States to help States enact legislation. The model bill provided for prohibition and restriction of the activities in the notified area of the flood plain. The River Ganga (Rejuvenation, Protection and Management) Authorities Order, 2016 provides that the bank of River ...

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