Youth electrocuted… and other news

December 29, 2010

Youth electrocuted
Dehradun, Dec 27 (PTI) A youth was electrocuted after he came in contact with a high-tension electricity wire at Bhagwanpur area of Haridwar district,
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Police busts 11 Hizb hideouts in JK
"Acting on inputs of the Hizb divisional commander Javed Qaureshi, who was arrested in Dehradun on December 12 this year, we busted 11 hideouts in the
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Bomb scare in Dehra Dun-bound Shatabdi
PTI Bomb disposal squads today searched the Dehradun-bound Shatabdi Express following rumours that a bomb was planted in the train. The bomb disposal squads
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Five held for hatching plan to abduct engineers
Dehradun, Dec 27 (PTI) Five criminals were arrested for allegedly hatching a plan to abducting some engineers working for a hydel project in Uttarakhand''s
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Brighlands High School wins Limca Book of Records Quiz 2010
Kolkata, Dec 26, 2010 (Calcutta Tube/IBNS) Brighlands High School, Dehradun on Monday won the National Championship Finals of Limca Book of Records Quiz,
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The second lot of 88 students left by the Dehradun Express, in which they had only eight reserved seats. At the time of going to press, the third lot was
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''Anupama had refused to separate for her kids''
Dehradun, Dec 26 (PTI) Anupama Gulati, who was allegedly killed by her software engineer husband Rajesh, had reached a settlement with him less than a month
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Teenaged student from Manipur commits suicide… and other news

December 28, 2010

Teenaged student from Manipur commits suicide
Dehradun, Dec 26 (PTI) A 15-year-old student, hailing from Manipur, has allegedly committed suicide by jumping into a lake in Nainital, police said today.
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The skeleton in the cupboard
I was fifteen that year, and I was back in my boarding school in Simla after spending the long winter holidays in Dehradun. My mother was still managing the
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Varsity question paper leak to be investigated: registrar
Dehradun, Dec 25 (PTI) The administration of Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University would investigate into the question paper leak, an official said
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One killed, 3 injured in gas cylinder blast… and other news

December 27, 2010

One killed, 3 injured in gas cylinder blast
seriously injured today when a cooking gas cylinder exploded in a roadside eatery on Delhi-Dehradun highway near Bhojaheri village in the district.
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Mock drills at Central and Egmore… and other news

December 26, 2010

Mock drills at Central and Egmore
Dog squads, Bomb Detection and Disposal squads and anti-sabotage team checked the Chennai-Dehradun Express for an hour before it left platform five of
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300 trees cut for Uttarkhand CM's project
DEHRADUN: Forest guards and officials of the Uttarakhand Forest Corporation are on a tree-cutting spree in the Lachchiwala reserve forest area for
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Vir Das loves Delhi women
Vir Das was born in Dehradun, lived in South Africa, and then shifted to Delhi – a city that he finds versatile, diverse and loud.
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All 4 Centers of Koenig Approved by Oracle University… and other news

December 25, 2010

All 4 Centers of Koenig Approved by Oracle University
Koenig Solutions announced that all 4 Koenig centers (Delhi, Goa Shimla and Dehradun) have been approved to be part of Oracle University.
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Udita's winter woes

She is longing to toast her feet in front of a bonfire lit in her ancestral home's verandah in Dehradun every night. Udita, shares her winter memories with
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Dehradun school wins Limca Book of Records Quiz… and other news

December 24, 2010

Dehradun school wins Limca Book of Records Quiz
By WBRi IBNS Wire on 22 December 2010 Kolkata, Dec 20 (IBNS) Brighlands High School, Dehradun on Monday won the National Championship Finals of Limca Book
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Straying leopard rescued in northern India

Forest officials rescued a leopard that got stuck in a solar fence after it strayed into the Balawala residential area of Dehradun, the capital of India's
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Arrangements for SAF winter games on track: Minister
Dehradun, Dec 21 (UNI) Uttarakhand Sports minister Khajan Das today brushed aside all speculations regarding successful completion of the coming South Asian
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Pugmarks: UT asks visitors to be careful
The first-ever wildlife census, conducted with expertise being provided by Dehradun-based Wildlife Institute of India (WII) in the ecologically fragile area
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A radio service for the blind, by the blind… and other news

December 23, 2010

A radio service for the blind, by the blind
In a unique initiative, Dehradun would start a first-of-its-kind FM radio service for the visually impaired. This new initiative, proposed by National
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Is Sukhna sanctuary in Chandigarh home to leopards?
The Chandigarh forest department conducted the wildlife census in association with the Wildlife Institute of India (WII), Dehradun, which is the nodal
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Shrinking sea turtle's nest
A senior scientist of Dehradun-based Wildlife Institute of India (WII) has warned that Orissa's Gahirmatha marine sanctuary may no longer be the world's
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Number of trains cancelled due to fog in parts of North India
Express and Ujjain-Dehradun Ujjaini Express will remain cancelled from December 23 onwards. Haridwar-Allahabad Express train will remain suspended from
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Banking on the young
When Union Bank Chairman and Managing Director MV Nair came to Dehradun two years ago, he was concerned by the migration of talented youth from the hills of
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Dehradun school wins Limca Book of Records Quiz… and other news

December 22, 2010

Dehradun school wins Limca Book of Records Quiz

Kolkata, Dec 20 (IBNS) Brighlands High School, Dehradun on Monday won the National Championship Finals of Limca Book of Records Quiz, 2010 held at Birla
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dehradun murder court to record rajesh s statement

Thye CJM court in Dehradun on Monday will record the statement of accused Rajesh Gulati under section 164 of CrPC in Anupama murder case.
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Two cops, undertrial killed in accident
Dehradun, Dec 19 (PTI) Two policemen and an undertrial were killed and three injured when a jail van carrying them rolled down into a gorge in Almora
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Landslide hits Tehri ops, may affect power… and other news

December 21, 2010

Landslide hits Tehri ops, may affect power
DEHRADUN: Power supply to Delhi and some northern states may suffer because a landslide on Friday has halted operations at the Tehri Hydro Development
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VHSMUN-2010 opening ceremony wows Indian and foreign delegates… and other news

December 20, 2010

VHSMUN-2010 opening ceremony wows Indian and foreign delegates
Among them were delegates from the Chittagong Grammar School, Bangladesh; The Doon School Dehradun; Modern School, New Delhi; and Delhi Public School,
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