Archive for August, 2010

Cloudburst cuts off Badrinath road, pilgrims stuck… and other news

August 19, 2010

Cloudburst cuts off Badrinath road, pilgrims stuck
Dehradun: Devotees of Badrinath yatra were trapped on Monday after the National Highway connecting it was washed away by Alakananda River near Lambagarh.
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Five labourers killed in road mishap in Uttar Pradesh
some of them seriously, when a vehicle in which they were travelling hit a bus on Delhi-Dehradun national highway near Bhensi village in the district.
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Bajaj Corp to list shares on August 18

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care products under the brand name Bajaj Black Tooth Powder. The company manufactures products at two company-operated facilities in Parwanoo and Dehradun.
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John Abraham in borrowed clothes
and that is how the two became friends, recently after the hush – hush wedding of Dhoni in Dehradun the couple threw a party in Delhi for all of their
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Five killed in UP road mishap
Five laborers were killed and 14 others seriously injured in a road mishap on Delhi-Dehradun national highway near Bhensi village in Muzaffarnagar district
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4 killed in road mishap in Nainital… and other news

August 18, 2010

4 killed in road mishap in Nainital
Place: Dehradun | Agency: PTI Four persons were today killed and as many injured when their over speeding car rammed into a truck in Nainital, police said.
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Ten killed in road mishap
Ten people were killed and other eight seriously injured when a mini bus fell into a gorge at Koofi area of hilly Almora district of Dehradun on Sunday.
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10 killed in road accident in Uttarakhand
Place: Dehradun | Agency: PTI Ten people were killed and eight others injured when a mini bus in which they were travelling fell into a gorge at Koofi area
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Engineering student commits suicide
It is suspected that Dehradun-based Ruchi Tomar, a first year student of Dwarahat Engineering College, took the extreme step yesterday since she was
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Uttarakhand CM announces job quota for statehood activists
Place: Dehradun | Agency: PTI Uttarakhand chief minister Ramesh Pokhariyal Nishank today announced 10% reservation in government jobs for Uttarakhand
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Major bureaucratic reshuffle in Uttarakhand… and other news

August 15, 2010

Major bureaucratic reshuffle in Uttarakhand
Dehradun: In a major bureaucratic reshuffle the Uttarakhand government on Thursday transferred five District Magistrates (DMs) and changed the
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Justice Barin Ghosh takes over as Uttarakhand CJ
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Governor Margaret Alva on Thursday administered the oath of office and secrecy to the newly appointed Chief Justice of Uttarakhand
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Barin Ghosh sworn in as CJ of U''khand High Court… and other news

August 14, 2010

Barin Ghosh sworn in as CJ of U''khand High Court
PTI Dehradun, Aug 12 (PTI) Justice Barin Ghosh today took oath as the Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand High Court. Uttarakhand Governor Margaret Alva
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India's Got Talent to show a guy belly dancer
But a guy named Deepak Sharma from Dehradun has even surprised the girls by his Belly Dancing skills at 'India's Got Talent'. The show, which brings the
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NCC set to welcome more girls
"At present, 64 seats are reserved at the Dehradun-based IMA for NCC (C) certificate holders while 100 at the Chennai based OTA.
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Uttarakhand Road Project to be Developed at a Cost of Rs 692 Crore by a Delhi …
Early this year, Era Infra had bagged the Dehradun Highway project in January. The project includes four laning of about 39 kilometers of National Highway
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Brave Guriya rescued her husband from dacoits… and other news

August 13, 2010

Brave Guriya rescued her husband from dacoits
Guriya's husband, Ajit Singh, is a lecturer in a college in Dehradun. Guriya and two her sons stays at the BSF Colony in Greater Noida and often visit Ajit
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Whom do I plead with for release: Lifer
Abdul, a Mumbai resident, was arrested on February 12, 1989 in Dehradun for raping and murdering a woman. He was tried and convicted by the Dehradun
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Housewife's guts floors Chambal dacoit
Meet 36-year-old housewife Sarjana Singh alias Gudia from Dehradun. Greater Noida house from Agra on August 6, Gudia travelled to the land of the dangerous
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Pride of Pune… and other news

August 12, 2010

Pride of Pune
After clearing the NDA written exam and the SSB in his very first attempts, he joined IMA, Dehradun. Singh has now been appointed as a Direct Lieutenant in
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A visit to the Doon Valley… and other news

August 11, 2010

A visit to the Doon Valley
Who doesn't know Dehradun? I am sure Dhoni's wedding has made this place even more popular. Well, it was my first trip to one of the oldest cities of India,
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PM to take action on alleged CWG bunglings: Khurshid… and other news

August 10, 2010

PM to take action on alleged CWG bunglings: Khurshid
DEHRADUN: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will take "appropriate action" on the issue of alleged financial irregularities in the Commonwealth Games projects,
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Getting lewd calls? Check Orkut profile
When Kapoor was revealed to Jasmine, she identified him as her classmate at her engineering college in Dehradun. She also said he used to stalk her and that
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Margaret Alva expresses grief over loss of lives in Leh cloudburst… and other news

August 9, 2010

Margaret Alva expresses grief over loss of lives in Leh cloudburst
Place: Dehradun | Agency: PTI Uttarakhand governor Margaret Alva today expressed grief over the loss of lives in the Leh cloudburst.
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Nine kanwarias killed in road accidents… and other news

August 8, 2010

Nine kanwarias killed in road accidents
/Dehradun, Aug 6 (IANS) Nine kanwarias, devotees of Lord Shiva, were killed in accidents in Uttar Pradesh and neighbouring Uttarakhand early Friday,
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First Himalayan info highway is ready
PTI Dehradun, Aug 6 (PTI) The first Himalayan info highway – Uttarakhand State Wide Area Network (U-SWAN)- will be launched shortly making it possible for a
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Three kanwarias killed in Uttarakhand
Two critically injured people have been referred to a hospital in Dehradun and the rest have been sent to a hospital in Rishikesh.
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Lack of coordination again leads to wastage of funds
From Dehradun we are mainly getting flowering plants at Rs 35 per piece. The species that we are mainly getting are crotons, aurelia, hummelia, asparagus,
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