Monthly Archives: September 2018

NH 74 Scam: UK govt files chargesheet against suspended IAS officers

The Uttarakhand government has handed the charge sheet to Suspended IAS Pankaj Kumar Pandey and Chandresh Kumar Yadav in the NH 74 land compensation scam. Both will have to answer within 14 days. After this, the government will take a decision on appointing a senior IAS officer as an officer in the case. The sources said that the Department of ...

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Updated version of Duckworth-Lewis method to come into effect from today

The ICC has announced to update its rules for its Code of Conduct and ‘Duckworth-Lewis method’, which decides the winner and loser in the rain-affected match, will come into effect from September 30. The new version of the Duckworth-Lewis method was launched in 2014, based on information from 700 ODIs and 428 T20 Internationals. The ICC has said that it ...

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UK signs 7350 crore MoU

DAINIK NATION BUREAU In the presence of Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat,  Secretary Health Nitish Jha and Association of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers, Uttarakhand signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with RK Jain regarding investments worth Rs. 7350 crore in different sectors of Pharma sector at Chief Minister’s residence on Saturday. another MOU was signed between Anil Marwah, President,  Uttarakhand Industries Welfare ...

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Uttarakhand receives investment proposals worth Rs 74K crore


Investment proposals worth Rs 74,000 crore have been received by the Uttarakhand government and memorandum of understanding (MoUs) to the tune of Rs 60,000 crore signed with firms ahead of an investors’ summit to be held here next month, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said Friday. Attributing the huge volume of investments coming to the state to a sustained campaign ...

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Nifty ends below 11,000 mark, down 47.10 points


Benchmark Nifty declined for the third session to end 47.10 points lower at 10,930.45 Friday, dragged by strong selling pressure in metal, realty, auto, infra, media, pharma and IT sectors. Investors adopted a cautious stance ahead of RBI’s policy meeting next week. Surging crude oil prices and negative sentiment in global equities also added to the gloom. Overseas, European stocks ...

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CM unveils logo of kumbh

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat unveiled the logo and website of the Gyan Kumbh at the Media Center, Secretariat on Saturday. For brainstorming regarding upliftment of higher education, Gyan Kumbh will be organised in Haridwar on November 3 & 4. President will inaugurate the Gyan Kumbh. For the first time in the country, the Gyan Kumbh is ...

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Closing Ceremony: Exercise Yudh Abhyas 2018


Exercise Yudh Abhyas, a joint Indo-US Military exercise which witnessed participation of an Infantry Battalion of Indian Army and the 1st Battalion 23 Infantry Regiment of US Army concluded at Chaubatia, Uttarakhand on 29 Sep 2018. The exercise was the 14th in the Yudh Abhyas series, which started in 2004 under US Army Pacific Partnership Programme. Exercise Yudh Abhyas strengthens ...

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Bus service between Dehradun-Nepal gets green signal


The path of bus service opened between India and Nepal On Friday, the State Transport Authority (STA) allowed the proposal to grant permits to the roadways. Everyday a bus from Dehradun and Anand Vihar bus stand will go to Mahendranagar in Nepal. However, due to normal formalities between the Central Government and the Government of Nepal, this bus service will ...

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Euro 2024 to be hosted by Germany


UEFA has confirmed that the 2024 edition of the Euro cup will be held in Germany. The major tournament football will be heading back to Germany in six years’ time, fighting off a stiff challenge from Turkey. Germany are three-time European champions, having last triumphed at Euro ’96. Three months after FIFA members picked a North American bid over Morocco ...

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Punjab AIG booked for allegedly raping law student


Punjab AIG (crime) Randhir Singh Uppal has been booked for allegedly raping a law student, a senior police official said Friday. Based on a complaint lodged by the woman on September 18, Inspector General (crime and women) Vibhu Raj has been asked to probe the allegations levelled by the victim against Uppal. The assistant inspector general of police (AIG), however, ...

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