Daily Archives: May 5, 2018

Bollywood night, laser show to be held on Tehri Lake


This time the Tehri Lake Festival is going to be something special for local people and tourists. Water and Adventure Sports, with Bollywood Night and Fashion Show, will entice tourists this time. Tourism Minister, Satpal Maharaj informed this on Saturday. According to Maharaj, the festival, which runs from May 25 to 27, will be a complete endeavor to promote tourism ...

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Electric wires in Haridwar to go underground


The foundation stone for a project that will lay underground high-tension and low-tension cables in Kumbh area in Haridwar was laid by Union minister of state for power R K Singh on Friday. CM Trivendra Rawat also announced a government hospital in north Haridwar, a sewerage system, a nagar nigam building, a science park and a yoga park. On the ...

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US Navy veteran sentenced to life for killing Indian engineer


A US court today sentenced to life imprisonment a Navy veteran who yelled “get out of my country” before killing Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in a racially motivated hate crime at a bar in Kansas City last year. A federal judge in Kansas sentenced Adam Purinton to nearly 78 years in prison as part of a plea agreement reached in ...

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CM Rawat unveils rural development & migration commission’s interim report


Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat today unveiled the Rural Development and Migration Commission’s interim report. The report contains survey carried out in 7950 Gram Panchayats spread across the state between January and February this year. Here are the key findings of the survey team: 42% of the youth between the age of 26 to 35 years are migrating from ...

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