Archive for August, 2010

Uttarakhand govt forms new sub-district… and other news

August 31, 2010

Uttarakhand govt forms new sub-district
PTI | 07:08 PM,Aug 29,2010 Dehradun, Aug 29 (PTI) Uttarakhand government has formed a new sub-district in Haldwani in Nainital district to facilitate
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Gangotri, Yamunotri yatra resume in U''khand
PTI | 11:08 PM,Aug 28,2010 Dehradun, Aug 28 (PTI) The pilgrimage to major Hindu shrines in Uttarakhand which has been affected due to bad weather and
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Govt lays out road to Rajaji perdition… and other news

August 30, 2010

Govt lays out road to Rajaji perdition
Though 373 trees were slated to be axed between Mohkampur and IIP campus this year, due to public opposition, Dehradun Divisional Forest Officer Meenakshi
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Motor, Rail and Industry Cause Stress to Wildlife at Rajaji National Park… and other news

August 29, 2010

Motor, Rail and Industry Cause Stress to Wildlife at Rajaji National Park
A herd of elephants has extended its annual stay in the Maldevta area on the outskirts of Dehradun. Though elephants from Rajaji National Park pass through
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The Bond Continues

Screen Weekly

Vibha misses her real younger brother who stays in her hometown Dehradun. She has been sending him rakhi every year via courier. “When I am in Dehradun,
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Cloudburst, landslides damage houses, school in Uttarakhand village… and other news

August 28, 2010

Cloudburst, landslides damage houses, school in Uttarakhand village
, Aug 26 (ANI): Heavy downpours and landslides, triggered by a cloudburst, damaged over 50 houses and a school in Matak Majari village near Dehradun in
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Cloudburst, landslides damage houses, school in Uttarakhand village
triggered by a cloudburst, damaged over 50 houses and a school in Matak Majari village near Dehradun in Uttarakhand in the wee hours of Thursday.
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Is Salman still the most eligible bachelor?… and other news

August 27, 2010

Is Salman still the most eligible bachelor?
The youngster who hails from Dehradun is jumping with joy ever since her film too faired well in Dehradun which is otherwise a land of Salman admirers!
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Several people injured in house collapse
of the district due to incessant rains lashing the region, they said, adding, some portions on the Delhi-Dehradun national highway has also caved in.
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Mills and woods
Dr Vimal Kothiyal, head, Forest Products Division, FRI, Dehradun . Many challenges and opportunities to prove yourself and grow with the organisation .
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IIRS to study 14 major river basins… and other news

August 26, 2010

IIRS to study 14 major river basins
PUNE: The Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), Dehradun, has initiated a study of 14 major river basins in the country. The study, under Indian Space
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Himachal: Core sampling to find age of Renuka Lake

Northern Voices Online

For the pupose, the Wadia institute of Himalayan geology located in Dehradun is on the job to collect the core samples from the lake, the collection of the
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Many buildings in Mussoorie, Nainital, Bageshwar unsafe… and other news

August 24, 2010

Many buildings in Mussoorie, Nainital, Bageshwar unsafe
Dehradun: Many buildings in hill resorts of Mussoorie, Nainital and Bageshwar in Uttarakhand, which fall under the high seismic zone, can be considered
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TV actors miss their siblings on Rakshabandhan
Vibha Anand, who plays Sugna in 'Balikha Vadhu' says she too would miss her younger brother, who is in Dehradun. "I miss my younger brother who is in
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Tigers for Sariska: State mum on Jairam's request
Based on the recovery strategy as suggested by the Wildlife Institute of India (WII), Dehradun, five tigers have been translocated since 2008 in Sariska,
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Uttarakhand CM demands Rs 5000 cr central aid… and other news

August 23, 2010

Uttarakhand CM demands Rs 5000 cr central aid
PTI Dehradun, Aug 21 (PTI) Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank today demanded a central relief of Rs 5000 crore for the damages caused due
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Fame for one grand

Daily News & Analysis

The film was open to public viewing at FTII, IIT madras, Kalaghoda festival in Mumbai and in a film fest in Dehradun. Also, Shukla was invited by the
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School mishap: Unbearable hurt, says CM, doubles relief
Nishank, who reached Sumgarh with his ministerial colleagues after a 20-hour journey from Dehradun, walked several kilometres to the site of the disaster
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Rajaji animals don't enjoy this sound & light show
An example of this is a herd of elephants, which extended its annual stay in the Maldevta area on the outskirts of Dehradun. Though elephants from the
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NSUDD informs over admission
Dimapur, August 20 (MExN): The Naga Students' Union Dehradun (NSUDD) has informed in a press note that students seeking admission in Dehradun are directed
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CM visits tragedy site in Bageshwar district
PTI Dehradun, Aug 20 (PTI) Uttarakhand Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank today visited the site of tragedy in Bageshwar district where 18 children
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MAIT To Hold Free Tech Seminars In Ten Cities
Ahmedabad, Tirupur, Hyderabad, Ludhiana, and Dehradun. The seminars are aimed at updating heads of small and medium enterprises on the latest hardware,
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Timeout – On cloud nine

The Hindu

Passing by Dehradun and up through Mussoorie town, I stand at the threshold of Vermont Estate after clocking good seven hours. What awaits me is an inviting
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Uttarakhand: 18 children killed as school roof collapses
Dehradun At least 18 children were buried alive and six others injured on Wednesday when the roof of a primary school collapsed following heavy rains in
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UT forest dept's novel venture: Animal census
They have roped in Dehradun-based Wildlife Institute of India (WII) to not just come up with a headcount, but also prepare a management plan for the
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RFCL To Manufacture Haematology Reagents… and other news

August 22, 2010

RFCL To Manufacture Haematology Reagents

Businessworld

reagents for the leading 3 part and 5 part differential instruments at the new, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility of Diagnova, RFCL in Dehradun.
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Uttarakhand school roof collapse changed lives forever
Place: Dehradun | Agency: PTI Until yesterday, Nand Kishore Mishra was a happy father watching all his three children going to school.
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Committee formed for setting up U''khand HR commission
PTI Dehradun, Aug 19 (PTI) The Uttarakhand government has constituted a committee which will give its recommendations for setting up the State Human Rights
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Rains wreak havoc in Uttarakhand
Place: Dehra Dun | Agency: PTI The bodies of 18 children were today recovered from under the debris of their school in Bageshwar district even as heavy
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18 pupils die as Indian rains cause school to collapse
have been brought out and a search is on for more and we fear the toll could go up ,” State Disaster Management Minister Khajan Dass said in Dehradun.
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18 children killed in school collapse
"Seven students from Classes 4 and 5 were rescued from the debris that fell on Shishu Mandir School," said Piyush Rautela, executive director of Dehradun's
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Injured kids shifted to Haldwani for treatment
DEHRADUN: Rainfall-induced landslides in Uttarakhand on Wednesday resulted in 18 students being crushed to death after a massive rock landed on their school
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Landslide hits Uttarakhand school, 18 die
The Shishu Mandir School building in Sungarh village, around 500 km from Dehradun, collapsed around 9 am, trapping children under "Eighteen children are
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18 children killed as roof of school collapses in Uttarakhand
Place: Dehradun | Agency: PTI At least 18 children were killed while six others were pulled out alive from the debris after the roof of a primary school
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18 children killed in building collapse
Dehradun: At least 18 children were buried alive when the building of a school caved in following incessant rain in Uttarakhand's Kapkot town Wednesday,
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Indian school collapse kills 18 children… and other news

August 20, 2010

Indian school collapse kills 18 children

AFP

DEHRADUN, India — At least 18 children died Wednesday when a school collapsed after heavy rains in northern India as the region's monsoon wreaked more
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18 kids dead in school roof collapse?
Dehradun, Aug 18 (IBNS): At least 18 children are feared dead and several others trapped under debris at Kapkot in Uttarkhand when the roof of their school
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At Least 17 Children Dead In India School Collapse – Official
DEHRADUN, India (AFP) — At least 17 children were killed Wednesday when a school collapsed in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand following a heavy
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17 children killed as school roof collapses in Uttarakhand
nearly 26 children were studying, burying all of them under the debris, according to the Disaster Management and Mitigation Centre (DMMC) in Dehradun.
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Uttarakhand to set up university at Tehri
Dehradun: The state government has decided to set up an affiliating University at Tehri which would give affiliation to the colleges and institutes that
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Bajaj Corp lists at 15.15% premium
It manufactures its products at two facilities in Parwanoo and Dehradun. It has a combined production capacity of 39 million litres per annum.
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Two killed in separate mishaps
Geeta, wife of Sandip Kumar, was crushed to death by a speeding car at Dosarka Chowk on the Dehradun-Ambala NH. The Mullana police reached the spot and
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