Daily Archives: December 18, 2018

MHA approves new tourist and trekking routes in Ladakh, Jammu & Kashmir


Buoyed by the success of many tourism initiatives under Prime Minister’s Development Package-2015, the Government of J&K has taken yet another leap by proposing to open up more tourists/trekking routes in the region of Ladakh with the aim of recapturing the glory, rich culture and beauty of the region. With the objective of giving fillip to the tourism sector and ...

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Empowered committee scrutinises several proposals

DAINIK NATION BUREAU To scrutinise the proposals of Growth Center Scheme from various departments and institutions a meeting of the Empowered Committee led by the Chief Secretary. A total of 40 proposals were presented by the Department of Fishery, Wool Development Board, Agriculture, Water Supply, Dairy, MSME and Information Technology Departments. The growth center has been set up by the state government ...

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Girl was ablaze by a student

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Chief Minister  Trivendra Singh Rawat inquired about the health of a student from Pauri, who was burnt by agitated student, admitted in AIIMS, Rishikesh on Tuesday. He also took information about her health from the doctors treating the victim. Chief Minister said that for better treatment, the victim will be sent to Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi through ...

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UK to get $ 120 million from bank

DAINIK NATION BUREAU In the sequence of Uttarakhand Disaster Recovery Project (UDRP) starting with 250 million dollars financial requirement, World Bank has agreed to provide additional financing of 120 million dollars.  An MoU between Uttarakhand Government and World Bank was signed in this regard in a programme organized in New Delhi on Tuesday For the Disaster Recovery Project, Uttarakhand has got ...

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BJP govt is selling hilly land indiscriminately

DAINIK NATION BUREAU AICC general secretary and Ex-CM Harish Rawat has categorically accused the state government of stopping all development works in Gairsain. “Eight road construction projects for Gairsain were cleared by the previous government on which work has been stopped. A development corporation had also been created by us which has been closed by the present government,” Rawat alleged ...

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UG expands job criteria under MNREGA

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Chief Minister MTrivendra Singh Rawat has said that the Central Government has given in principle approval to link Pirul with MNREGA. It will be available to Uttarakhand as a project. In the state, now Pirul will be helpful in dealing with the unemployment problem and increasing the income resources. From this, 143 types of items can be ...

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India crash to 140 all out, Australia level series 1-1


India crumbled in the face of Australia’s remarkable metamorphosis and crashed to a 146-run defeat in the second Test in Perth on Tuesday, surrendering a rare hard-earned ascendancy in a series Down Under. The hosts levelled the four-match series 1-1 after India were bowled out for 140 runs in 56 overs in their second innings on the fifth and final ...

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Vijay Mallya faces bankruptcy proceedings in UK High Court


Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya’s legal troubles continue to mount as he is set to face bankruptcy proceedings in the UK High Court next year, brought by a consortium of Indian banks in their attempt to recoup unpaid debt worth nearly 1.145 billion pounds. TLT LLP, the UK-based law firm which had won a landmark case for the 13 banks ...

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Dehradun-Pantnagar flight to begin from Dec 26


Under Prime Minister’s ambitious plan ‘Udan’, partial reshuffle has been made between Delhi-Dehradun-Pantnagar and the much anticipated Air services starting from December 19. In the final schedule this air service will now start on the next day of Christmas on December 26 instead from 19 December. Along with this, it has now been changed to route Delhi-Pantnagar-Dehradun. In between Pantnagar-Dehradun, ...

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Be ready to pay more by Jan 1

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Indian TV consumers will have to spend more money for their monthly cable or DTH (direct-to-home) bill starting January 1. As TRAI has imposed new tariff order for the broadcast sector.  As per the new tariff regime set by the regulator, consumers now have the option to select and pay only for TV channels they want to ...

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