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DH: UKD to blacken corrupt officers

DHNS,Dehra Dun: The Uttarakhand Kranti Dal (UKD), a key regional party, has embarked upon a novel campaign targeting “corrupt” government officials in Uttaranchal. The Uttarakhand Kranti Dal (UKD), a key regional party, has embarked upon a novel campaign targeting “corrupt” government officials in Uttaranchal. As…

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NDTV (2006.1.21): Uttranchal village on verge of extinction

Tania Saili, Saturday, January 21, 2006 (Bakhroti) Bakhroti in Uttranchal’s Tehri Garhwal, which was considered an ‘ideal village’ way back in 1975, is on the brink of extinction. Perched atop a hillock, the village was once bustling with four generations of one family for the…

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UNI (2006.1.20): Partial bandh in Dehra Dun evokes mixed response

Dehra Dun: The Dehradun bandh called by the Uttarakhand Kranti Dal (UKD) seeking unconditional release of their party workers arrested while demonstrating in the tehsil a few days back evoked mixed response today as most of the business houses in the city area remained closed…

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Down to Earth: Tehri Again

Down to Earth January 15, 2006 As the old Tehri town drowns in the water impounded by the Tehri dam, some way upstream another hydroelectric power project is making an unwelcome appearance. Work on a hydel project, located on the Bhilangana river, a tributary of…

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GP (2006.1.15): Centre, State policies on U'chal need revamp

By Ashok Misra, Garhwal Post, January 15 – 21, 2006 There is no doubt that globalisation of the economy has drawn Indians towards a Western lifestyle and higher levels of consumption. This has meant a rise in the cost of living and level of aspirations.…

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UNI (2006.1.7): Probe violation of labour and drug laws at Divya Pharmacy: CITU

The CPI(M)-affiliated Centre for Indian Trade Unions (CITU) today demanded the intervention of both the Central and Uttaranchal governments to ensure that those responsible for violation of labour laws and the Drugs and Cosmetic Act in the Divya Pharmacy at Haridwar were brought to book.…

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UNI (2006.1.7): Badal demands Uttaranchal CM's resignation

This is interesting, as Badal is known to owns enormous tracts of illegal land in the Terai. Wealthy Punjabi farmers have also largely evade land ceiling laws through illegal Benami transactions. Calling the Kashipur incident akin to 1984 riots is gross irresponsibility. Amritsar, UNI: The…

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We are not against Ayurveda: Brinda Karat

“My objection was only to violation of labour laws and Drugs and Cosmetics Act” Human and animal bones were used to prepare medicines, say some workers of Baba Ramdev’s Divya Pharmacy Sealed samples I gave to the Health Ministry were bought from the pharmacy, says…

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IE: 70 eagles killed in 3 days at dumping site near Ranikhet

DEHRA DUN, JAN 4: The mysterious death of over 70 eagles in the past three days in Ghinghalikhal area near Ranikhet has forced the Uttaranchal wildlife authorities to put up a cordon around the site and send the carcasses for lab tests. According to the…

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ANI (2006.1.2): Demolition drive against illegal properties in Uttaranchal

Udham Singh Nagar (Uttaranchal): District administration in Uttaranchal started a demolition drive against buildings constructed on government land in Udham Singh Nagar on Monday. Following a recent order by the Supreme Court, authorities recovered farms of over 1050 acres, which were illegally occupied by some…

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