Tag: Uttarakhand

Seven Years rigorous imprisonment for Income Tax officer in a bribery case

Newsroom24x7 Staff Dehradun: The Special Judge, CBI Cases, Dehradun has convicted Dinesh Kumar, who was earlier posted as Income Tax Officer at Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand, in a bribery case and sentenced him to undergo seven years Rigorous Imprisonment with fine of Rs.1.5 lakh. CBI had registered a case on the allegations that Dinesh Kumar, when

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High Court stays Uttarakhand floor test till April 7

Newsroom24x7 Desk Nainital: The Division Bench of the Uttarakhand High Court today stayed till April 7 the floor test in the Assembly that was scheduled for tomorrow. The two-judge bench, responded to Centre’s petition challenging the order of the single judge U C Dhyani’s bench that had directed a floor test tomorrow. Earlier, Attorney General

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HC orders floor test in Uttarakhand on March 31

Newsroom24x7 Desk: Nainital: The High Court of Uttarakhand at Nainital today ordered a floor test in the Assembly on March 31 – two days after President’s Rule was imposed in the state. A single-judge Uttarakhand high Court bench of Justice U C Dhyani also allowed the 9 rebel Congress who have been disqualified by the

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President’s rule imposed in Uttarakhand

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: President’s rule has been imposed in Uttarakhand and the State Assembly has been put under suspended animation. Uttarakhand is the second State after Arunachal Pradesh, that has been brought under President’s Rule this year. The decision to impose President’s Rule was taken last night at an emergency meeting of the Union Cabinet called by Prime Minister

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Uttarakhand Assembly Speaker serves notice to 9 rebel Congress MLAs

Newsroom24x7 Staff Dehradun: Uttarakhand Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal has served notices to 9 rebel Congress MLAs asking them why they should not be disqualified from the membership of the House for violating the party whip and alligning with opposition BJP. After the rebel MLAs, elected to the House on Congress ticket, threw their weight behind

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Uttarakhand : Four youths arrested for plotting attacks during Ardh Kumbh

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Four youths have been booked under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act on grounds of allegedly planning attacks during the Ardh Kumbh Mela festival. Special Cell of Delhi police arrested four college students from Uttarakhand’s Haridwar district for their alleged plans to carry out attacks during the famous Ardh Kumbh mela. The

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Tiger Population in India goes up to 2226, 30.5% increase since the last estimate

Prakash Javadekar releases Status of Tigers in India Report 2014 Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 20: Minister of Environment, Forests& Climate Change  Prakash Javadekar today said that Government initiatives to streamline Tiger Conservation along with effective Forest Management and Community Participation has led to increase in the number of tigers. All around involvement of all stakeholders has

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