Archive for February, 2009

Dehradun's Jolly Grant Airport gets New Terminal Building… and other news

February 28, 2009

Dehradun's Jolly Grant Airport gets New Terminal Building
The new Integrated Terminal Building was inaugurated at Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun. The New Domestic Terminal Building at Dehradun has an area of 4200
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Padartha Food Park being inaugurated by Cabinet Minister …

Chandigarh Tribune

The target districts are Udham Singh Nagar, Nainital, Haridwar and Dehradun.The two-year programme will offer a basket of services comprising counselling,
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Case against passport officer registered
Dehradun , Feb 26 Pursuant to a court order, a case has been registered against a passport officer for allegedly misbehaving with a woman at his office,
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'Unspent' SCP fund rocks U'khand House
Dehradun, Feb 26 : The Uttarakhand Assembly today witnessed uproarious scenes as opposition sought to nail the government on the alleged failure in spending
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Financial aid for Statehood agitators in Uttarakhand
Dehradun (PTI): In a special gesture, the Uttarakhand Government on Thursday announced financial assistance to 46 agitators, against whom the CBI had
Read at Hindu

Financial aid for statehood agitators in U'khand
Dehradun, Feb 26 : In a special gesture, the Uttarakhand Government today announced financial assistance to 46 agitators, against whom the CBI had
Read at SamayLive

New integrated terminal buildings inaugurated at Amritsar …
terminal buildings were inaugurated at the Amritsar International Airport; Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun and Jaipur International Airport yesterday.
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A new mate for Sariska tiger from Ranthambore
Teams from the Wild Life Institute of India (WII), Dehradun and the state forest department zeroed in on the tigress on Tuesday evening.
Read at Times of India

Integrated Terminal Buildings inaugerated at Amritsar, Dehradun …
The new Integrated Terminal Buildings were inaugurated (25-Feb-09) at the Amritsar International Airport, Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun and Jaipur
Read at India Aviation – News on Airlines and Airports in India

ESI canteen worker kills himself
The deceased Jeevan Singh was a native of Dehradun. In his suicide note, Jeevan expressed the desire that his organs be donated and his motorcycle be handed
Read at Times of India

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RT Outsourcing to Expand Operations of Tech Gurukul… and other news

February 26, 2009

RT Outsourcing to Expand Operations of Tech Gurukul
The new locations will include Jalandhar, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Dehradun, Guwahati, Kolkata, Patna, Ahmedabad and Pune. Shammi Moza, Chairman & Managing
Read at ChannelTimes.com (press release)

No full budget, but vote-on-account in U'khand… and other news

February 25, 2009

No full budget, but vote-on-account in U'khand
Dehradun , Feb 23 The Uttarakhand Government will not present a full budget in the session beginning tomorrow, instead a vote-on-account will be tabled in
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U'khand Cong launches tech savvy cell
Dehradun: Aiming to become tech savvy, the Uttarakhand Congress has launched an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Cell.
Read at Financial Express

CM unveils BSNL’s 3G offerings
The service will be rolled out in Lucknow, Agra, Dehradun, Ambala, Jammu, Shimla, Jaipur, Jalandhar, Patna, Durgapur, Haldia, Ranchi and Bhubaneswar by
Read at Express Buzz

Two trains flagged off
Union Minister of State for Railways R.Velu flagged off the Kochuveli-Dehradun (weekly) and Kochuveli-Yesvantpur Garib Rath (tri-weekly) superfast trains at
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4 jawans killed, 24 injured in accident… and other news

February 24, 2009

4 jawans killed, 24 injured in accident
NAINITAL: An Army truck carrying soldiers from a training camp fell into a 50-foot gorge in Dehradun district of Uttarakhand killing four soldiers and
Read at Times of India

Foreign faculty on a mission
For the past four years, the group of foreign teachers has been coming to the office of Dehradun-based reputed NGO Rural Litigation Empowerment Kendra
Read at Chandigarh Tribune

Uttarakhand to revive stalled hydel projects
To begin with, Chief Minister BC Khanduri tomorrow will lay foundation stone for the 120-Mw Vyasi hydel project on the river Yamuna in Dehradun,
Read at Business Standard

Punjab forest reserve ‘Mattewara Bir’ dying slow death
A forest official said a team from the Forest Research Institute, Dehradun, had visited Mattewara to study the reasons after the matter was reported by the
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Two trains to be flagged off today
Thiruvananthapuram, Sunday 22 Feb 2009: Though the Kochuveli-Dehradun weekly super fast express and the Kochuveli-Yesvantpur Garib Rath tri-weekly super
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Brainstorming on climate change… and other news

February 23, 2009

Brainstorming on climate change
from Pondicherry university, Pradeep Srivastava, Wadia institute of himalayan glaciers from Dehradun and CG Deshpande from Pune will present their papers.
Read at Times of India

Khanduri raps UPA for 'step-motherly' attitude towards U'kand
Dehradun, Feb 21 : Accusing the Centre of step- motherly attitude towards Uttarakhand, Chief Minister BC Khanduri today said the UPA government has cut down
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4 armymen killed in road accident
Dehradun , Feb 21 Four Army jawans were killed and 26 others injured today when a truck, which was carrying them, fell into a gorge in Chakrota area of the
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Public is best judge, says Indian Idol finalist Kapil Thapa… and other news

February 22, 2009

Public is best judge, says Indian Idol finalist Kapil Thapa
The aspiring Indian Idol, who hails from Dehradun, is of the opinion that the public is the best judge for any artiste as they are the ones who ultimately
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Premier schools' exhibition to be held in city… and other news

February 21, 2009

Premier schools' exhibition to be held in city
The participating schools are be from Ahmedabad, Vadodara Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Bangalore, Dehradun, Mussoorie, Nashik, Bhopal, and other parts of Gujarat,
Read at Times of India

Woman killed by leopard
Dehradun , Feb 19 In another incident of man-leopard conflict, an old woman was killed by a wildcat at Koti Fagul area of Tehri district.
Read at Indopia

One more leopard found dead in Uttarakhand… and other news

February 20, 2009

One more leopard found dead in Uttarakhand
Dehradun, Feb 18 : Amid concern over rapid fall in the population of leopards in Uttarakhand, one more wildcat was found dead at Maat Village of Almora
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‘Jail is not based on Sanjay’s life’… and other news

February 19, 2009

‘Jail is not based on Sanjay’s life’
I want to shoot on location to bring authenticity to the narrative. As of now, I have been to two jails in Dehradun and to the Yerawada jail in Pune,” he said.
Read at Times of India

Boy killed in Bajpur mishap
Dehradun , Feb 17 A boy was killed and 11 other children were injured when the vehicle carrying them collided head on with a truck in Bajpur area of
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Leopard found dead in Dehradun
Dehradun , Feb 17 Shortly after two leopard cubs died of pneumonia in Nainital, another wild cat has been found dead here, a top official said today.
Read at Indopia

Five years of Hindusthan Samachar Serving newspapers in ten …
Apart from this, the BJP has also availed this service in its Delhi, Ranchi, Dehradun and Jaipur offices. The University of Anand (Gujarat) and Kushabhau
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Bank manager, 2 others get 4 yr RI for fraud, fund diversion… and other news

February 18, 2009

Bank manager, 2 others get 4 yr RI for fraud, fund diversion
New Delhi, Feb 16 A bank manager and two others have been sentenced to four years rigorous imprisonment by a special CBI court in Dehradun after they were
Read at Indopia

Cong supporters ransack passport office in Dehradun

SamayLive

Dehradun: Congress party supporters have ransacked the passport office here today, protesting in favour of their leader Harak Singh Rawat, sources said.
Read at SamayLive

GAP Miners India Private Ltd Announces the Launch of its Movie …
It has been launched across 3 major Indian cities – Delhi, Hyderabad and Dehradun– and covers numerous theatres. Movie watchers who desire to buy movie
Read at Newswire Today (press release)