Uttrakhand

  • Hrithik Roshan donates money for Uttarakhand flood victims July 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Hrithik Roshan has made a donation of Rs 25 lakh for the flood victims of Uttarakhand. "One must do what one can to help others in need. It must become part of your belief system and must start at home. Also, I believe one must talk about his...
  • Indian govt does not care for its armed forces: Col (retd) Anil Kaul June 26, 2013

    As politicians spar, some like Narendra Modi making astounding claims to have rescued 15000 Gujaratis in two days, the Armed Forces are at it on a war footing. Just yesterday, the IAF set a new record for air evacuation by flying 330 sorties and rescuing more than 4500 people. But...
  • Pranab to donate one month's salary for flood victims June 23, 2013

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee wilL donate his one month's salary for the victims of floodravaged Uttarakhand. The President has asked the department concerned to send his one month's salary to Uttarakhand Chief Minister's relief fund, official sources said here on Thursday. The monthly salary of the President is Rs...
  • Intervention in Uttarakhand could have been earlier: Anubha Bhonsle June 21, 2013

    CNNIBN's senior editor Anubha Bhonsle is the first TV journalist to have reached Kedarnath. She joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the flood situation in Guptkashi and Kedarnath. Q. Madam, 1st of all, I want to tell you, thank you for the continuous coverage in CNNIBN. Can you tell me...
  • Fresh snowfall brings down temperatures across North India February 18, 2013

    New Delhi: No signs of respite from cold in North India could be seen, with fresh bout of snowfall in higher parts of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh recorded on Sunday. Tourist spot Nainital also witnessed heavy snowfall Sunday night. Other parts of North India received heavy rainfall as a result of...
  • 11 states ignored by domestic carriers: Report February 4, 2012

    New Delhi: A latest report prepared by the civil aviation ministry has made some startling revelations. The report indicates that a mere 14 per cent of scheduled flights which operate in the country cater to a mammoth 55 per cent of the nation's total population. The report states that Haryana, Sikkim,...
  • Rahul slams BJP on Lokpal, Jaspal Rana joins Cong January 10, 2012

    Team Anna will campaign against corruption in the five pollbound states but will not target any party. ...
  • CPI fielding candidates in pollbound states January 3, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Communist Party of India is fielding candidates in five states going to polls earlier this year, including Uttar Pradesh, having an understanding with Communist Party of India (Marxist) and Communist Party of India (MarxistLeninist), besides some secular and democratic forces, the party's general secretary AB Bardhan said in...
  • 2 Cong leaders join BJP in pollbound Uttarakhand January 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Two Congress leaders in Uttarakhand including Haldwani municipality Chairperson Renu Adhikari along with their supporters on Sunday joined the BJP ahead of Assembly elections in the state to be held on January 30. Barkha Rani is the other Congress leader who joined the the BJP...
  • Core committee will be expanded soon: Anna November 13, 2011

    New Delhi: After the controversy over whether his core committee will be revamped or not, Anna Hazare has said that Team Anna's core committee will be expanded soon. He said this after a meeting of the core committee at Ralegaon Siddhi on Sunday. It will comprise not more than 50 members....
  • Sonia takes on Team Anna over Lokpal Bill November 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Taking on Team Anna, UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday broke her silence on the issue of graft, saying corruption cannot be fought by speeches. In her speech which was read out to the crowd in Uttrakhand by Defence Minister AK Antony, she said that corruption cannot be fought...
  • Sonia unwell, not going for Uttrakhand rally November 9, 2011

    New Delhi: UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi is not going for the Uttrakhand rally as she is suffering from viral fever. "The Congress President is suffering from fever. Her visit to Uttarakhand has been cancelled," AICC General Secretary Janardan Dwivedi said. Besides addressing the rally, Gandhi was also expected to lay the foundation...
  • BJP's Koshiyari quits as Rajya Sabha member June 17, 2009

    New Delhi: Former Uttarakhand chief minister Bhagat Singh Koshiyari quits as Rajya Sabha member in an apparent bid to push for leadership change in the BJPruled state where the party fared miserable in the Lok Sabha elections 2009. "I will work like an ordinary party worker to resurrect the BJP in...