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HC bans river rafting, paragliding, other water sports in Uttarakhand - Hindustan Times

21Jun2018
Hindustan TimesHC bans river rafting, paragliding, other water sports in UttarakhandHindustan TimesThe Uttarakhand high court has banned paragliding, and white water rafting and other water sports until the administration puts in place a policy to regulate them in a move aimed at safeguarding both the environment and people engaging in these activities.HC bans all water sports in UttarakhandTimes of Indiaall 3 news articles »
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Uttarakhand loses Rs 86 lakh to forest fires this year - Hindustan Times

22Jun2018
Hindustan TimesUttarakhand loses Rs 86 lakh to forest fires this yearHindustan TimesUttarakhand has lost 4,538 hectares of vegetation to forest fires this year, incurring a loss of Rs 86 lakh in the process. The official forest fire season began on February 15 and ended on June 15. The loss in forest cover is same as the one recorded ...
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The reDiscovery Project: From Sarmoli to Kasauni, Uttarakhand's charm lies in its sights, people's kindness - Firstpost

21Jun2018
FirstpostThe reDiscovery Project: From Sarmoli to Kasauni, Uttarakhand's charm lies in its sights, people's kindnessFirstpostAfter the heat of Thal, the cool air of Munsiari was a relief, and as we drove past the main bazaar, not unlike others in similar towns that dot the slopes of Uttarakhand, we were excited to finally be living in a real Himalayan village — the first of ...
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Establish Regional Bench Of Armed Forces Tribunal In The State Within 4 Months: Uttarakhand HC To Centre [Read ... - Live Law

21Jun2018
Live LawEstablish Regional Bench Of Armed Forces Tribunal In The State Within 4 Months: Uttarakhand HC To Centre [Read ...Live LawThe Uttarakhand High Court recently directed the Centre to establish a Regional Bench of Armed Forces Tribunal in the State of Uttarakhand within four months. Till then, the Circuit Bench has been directed to hold proceedings at Nainital every month.
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Soldier from Uttarakhand martyred in Nagaland - Daily Pioneer

22Jun2018
Daily PioneerSoldier from Uttarakhand martyred in NagalandDaily PioneerYet another soldier from Uttarakhand- Yogesh Pargain was martyred in an attack by insurgents in Nagaland on Wednesday night. The body of the 22-year old martyr is expected to reach his home here on Saturday. According to sources, Pargain of the ...
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Amount used for yoga event could have been used for betterment of Uttarakhand: Congress - Times of India

21Jun2018
NYOOOZAmount used for yoga event could have been used for betterment of Uttarakhand: CongressTimes of IndiaOne fails to understand that how this event will be of any use to Uttarakhand.” Joshi further added that the Opposition Congress had been raising the demand for Green Bonus, reservation in Union government jobs for youth of Uttarakhand and better ...Political activists not allowed to meet Modi, hold protestThe Tribuneall 5 news articles »
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No more rafting in Rishikesh as Uttarakhand HC bans rafting, paragliding and other adventure sports - Times Now

22Jun2018
Times NowNo more rafting in Rishikesh as Uttarakhand HC bans rafting, paragliding and other adventure sportsTimes NowThe ban was placed in response to a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by Rishikesh-based social activist Hari Om Kashyap. The HC bench cited safety and environmental concerns for the ban and asked the state government to regulate these activities.Uttarakhand High Court bans paragliding, all water sports like white water rafting in the stateScroll.inall 2 news articles »
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Uttarakhand to make Ranji Trophy debut in upcoming season after 18-year wait, informs CoA chairman Vinod Rai - Firstpost

18Jun2018
FirstpostUttarakhand to make Ranji Trophy debut in upcoming season after 18-year wait, informs CoA chairman Vinod RaiFirstpost"They (all rival associations in Uttarakhand) have swept aside their differences to ensure that a team from Uttarakhand plays Ranji Trophy and other BCCI tournaments from the upcoming season. So, by consensus, a committee has been formed with BCCI ...
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Have A Functional National Law University Within 3 Months: Uttarakhand HC To State [Read Judgment] - Live Law

20Jun2018
Live LawHave A Functional National Law University Within 3 Months: Uttarakhand HC To State [Read Judgment]Live LawThe Uttarakhand High Court on Tuesday ordered the State to establish a National Law University (NLU) in Uttarakhand within three months, directing it to run the NLU from government buildings or a hired private accommodation until the construction of ...
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forest fires: To curb forest fires, Uttarakhand to replenish 67 'drying ... - Times of India

19Jun2018
Times of Indiaforest fires: To curb forest fires, Uttarakhand to replenish 67 'drying ...Times of IndiaDEHRADUN: Uttarakhand will replenish 67 natural springs in 30 locations which are drastically drying up. The move is meant to provide moisture to the ground ...and more »
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