Archive for July, 2010

Landslides block highway to Gangotri… and other news

July 31, 2010

Landslides block highway to Gangotri
The landslides struck the NH-108 at Nalupani area, officials said in Dehradun. The personnel of the state police and Border Road Organisation have been
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Dhoni Sakshi Marriage Photos

Super Good Movies (blog)

We all knew that Dhoni Sakshi wedding took place on July 4 at a private function in Dehradun and we even hosted Dhoni Sakshi marriage pictures.
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Tigress relocated to Sariska Tiger reserve to revive breeding
as earlier we planned to come by road but then we came by helicopter,” said K. Shankar, a scientist of Wildlife Institute of India (WTI) in Dehradun.
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Test of endurance, courage and commitment

Deccan Herald

After completion of the three-year course at NDA, the cadets are then sent for a year's training to Indian Military Academy, Dehradun.
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October unfit for flowers, city to get blooms from U'khand… and other news

July 30, 2010

October unfit for flowers, city to get blooms from U'khand
The Corporation has now decided to source around one lakh potted flowering plants from Nainital and Dehradun in Uttarakhand for the period.
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Hit the road now
Before Roorkee there is a rough patch of road which slows you down, but once you're in Roorkee, the way to Dehradun is smooth. Please take this trip during
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Your mobile number is out there, brace for more SMS spam
New Delhi: Four years after Harshit Gupta dropped out of school to set up ItDoon.com, an SMS marketing firm in his home town of Dehradun, he began to notice
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Driver kidnaps owner's son… and other news

July 29, 2010

Driver kidnaps owner's son
The driver working with a Merchant Navy officer in Dehradun has reported to have kidnapped his five year old son. The incident took place when the kidnapped
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Rakesh Nangia's dinner do!
Love for the hills: Although the party was hosted in Delhi, Rakesh's Dehradun connections got the guests talking about the charm of living in a hill station
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Assistant Tax Commissioner held for bribe
PTI Dehradun, Jul 27 (PTI) An assistant commissioner of commercial taxes was arrested while allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 15000 at Kashipur town of
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Soldier's body brought to Dehradun for final rites
Dehradun, July 26 (ANI): The body of Gorkha Rifles soldier Rohit Gurung, who died during patrolling two days ago in Kashmir, was brought to his hometown in
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Bridge gives way, Kanwaria dies
PTI Dehradun, Jul 26 (PTI) A Kanwaria (devotee of Lord Shiva) was swept away by gushing waters of river Bhagirathi after a bridge collapsed following heavy
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Soldier's body brought to Dehradun for final rites… and other news

July 28, 2010

Soldier's body brought to Dehradun for final rites
The body of Gorkha Rifles soldier Rohit Gurung, who died during patrolling two days ago in Kashmir, was brought to his hometown in Dehradun, Uttarakhand for
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Soldier's body brought to Dehradun for final rites
By Ashish Goyal Dehradun, July 26 (ANI): The body of Gorkha Rifles soldier Rohit Gurung, who died during patrolling two days ago in Kashmir, was brought to
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Guru Purnima celebrated in Nahan

Northern Voices Online

This year a special Rath was brought from Dehradun for the ceremonial journey of the Lord in the town. The most exciting part of the Rath yatra was the
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Monisha to be first woman boss of F1 team… and other news

July 27, 2010

Monisha to be first woman boss of F1 team
Dehradun-born Monisha Narang is set to be crowned the first lady boss of an F1 team. As a precursor, the 38-year-old became the first lady in the history of
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Sakshi Rawat -Dhoni's Wife hot and unseen photos !!
The engagement ceremony took place at Dehradun in a quiet way without any media presence. The Dhoni-Sakshi Rawat engagement images are available only to
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Ex-judge probing Cong govt's scams attacked… and other news

July 26, 2010

Ex-judge probing Cong govt's scams attacked
PTI Dehradun: A former High Court judge, heading a commission to probe more than 50 scams which allegedly took place during the previous Congress government
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MP farmer offers to donate eye to soldier
"I got a confirmation letter from Dehradun, Uttarakhand. The office has appreciated my gesture and assured to contact me the moment a needy soldier
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Colony flooded due to rain, residents block NH… and other news

July 25, 2010

Colony flooded due to rain, residents block NH
The agitated residents of the Housing Board Colony in Ambala Cantonment, whose houses were flooded due to today's rain, blocked the Ambala-Dehradun National
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Hostels shut till Games, outsider students in a spot
If I don't get a reasonably cheap place to stay, I'll go back to Dehradun,” said a second-year student. Vaibhav Chamoli, another student hailing from
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Uttarakhand to fill Group C posts separately… and other news

July 24, 2010

Uttarakhand to fill Group C posts separately
By Kusum Lata Pant Dehradun: In a significant move, the Uttarakhand government has brought posts of the Group C (Class III) out of the purview of the
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Women under RLEK stage demonstration
Dehradun, July 22 — Incensed over the recently issued Government orders for quashing the hydro-power projects in different parts of the State,
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T- 12, Male Tiger Shifts from Ranthambore to Sariska
A team from Wildlife Institute of India in Dehradun carried out the re-location of the animal and the operation was over looked by Mr. Jairam Ramesh,
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When John Abraham wore borrowed clothes!… and other news

July 23, 2010

When John Abraham wore borrowed clothes!
Call it a prank gone wrong or a cruel twist of fate, when John arrived at the wedding venue on a short notice in Dehradun, his bag, containing all his
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Cages set up in Doon as leopard sightings go up
With an increase in leopard sightings in different areas, the Forest Department has placed about 10 cages in various locations in Dehradun to capture these
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Travelling on the night of rail accident
As I boarded Janata Express from Dehradun on Monday evening, completely drenched (as the platform is not fully covered), cursing the Railways for turning
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Studies on hydropower projects' impact on 2 Ganga tributaries commissioned
IIT Roorkee and the Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun, will carry out the comprehensive studies. The institutes have been asked to determine the
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Centre orders feasibility study of hydro projects on Bhagirathi, Alaknanda
The Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee and Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun, will conduct the study. According to the ministry,
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CBI questions Aarushi's grandparents, cousin
DEHRADUN: In its efforts to identify the killers of Noida's teenaged school girl Aarushi, CBI has questioned her grandparents, cousin and the priest who had
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Ministry of Environment and Forests refuses clearence for Rupsiabagar … and other news

July 22, 2010

Ministry of Environment and Forests refuses clearence for Rupsiabagar …
The Forest Conservation Division in the the Ministry would itself commission the study involving the Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun and other
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Three killed as heavy rains continue to lash Uttarakhand
PTI Dehradun: Three persons perished in incessant rains that poured over various parts of Uttarakhand for the third straight day today.
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MoEF to commission environmental impact of Bhagirathi, Alaknanda hydel projects
The ministry of environment and forests has decided to commission IIT Roorkee and Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun, to conduct an environmen assessment
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Feasibility of Hydro Power projects in Bhagirathi and Alaknanda
on the rivers Bhagirathi and Alaknanda the Ministry of Environment and Forests has decided to get studies conducted by IIT Roorkee and WII, Dehradun.
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Dam activist, environmentalist lock horns in Uttarakhand
PTI Dehradun: A pro-dam environmentalist today locked horns with a colleague having divergent views over the controversial issue of hydel projects on the
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Size matters, John
Thanks to these friends, John had to face a lot of embarrassment at Dhoni's Dehradun wedding on July 4 this year. Look at this picture carefully.
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