Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Report by India Education bureau, New Delhi: The Union Health & Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad laid the foundation stone of Doon Medical College at Dehradun and Agriculture University at Sehaspur in Uttarakhand, today. He also launched Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakaram, Free Drug Service, National Iron Plus Initiative and National Ambulance Service in the State of Uttarak...
Friday, August 30, 2013
Report by India Education bureau, Bhubaneswar. Save the Children is among the first NGOs to provide relief in Uttarakhand. So far, Save the Children has reached out to more than 5,000 flood-affected families. ”This could not have been accomplished without the timely support from committed individuals and institutions, for which we are extremely grateful”, said Thomas Chandy...
Monday, August 26, 2013
Report by India Education bureau, New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee attended the Annual Convocation of the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) today (August 26, 2013) at Dehradun.
Speaking on the occasion, the President said that India is the fourth biggest consumer of energy in the world, after US, China and Russia. He stated that to su...
Thursday, August 15, 2013
The Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar has invited applications for admission to full time PhD course in various subjects through (i) Research Entrance Test (RET) and (ii) Direct Admission (without appearing in RET)
Monday, August 05, 2013
New Delhi: The second batch of Tata Power Delhi Distribution’s technicians and engineers have left for Uttarakhand to help in the ongoing relief and restoration work. The team comprising of 16 technicians and engineers will support Uttarakhand Power Corporation (UPCL) in restoring power supply in the critical 33KV Rudraprayag–Ukhimath Circui...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
New Delhi: The largest employment provider tourism sector in Uttrakhand has been hit to the extent of 85% in post-flood disaster, according to quick random survey undertaken by ASSOCHAM Social Development Foundation (ASDF).
The devastation caused by the floods and landslides has badly hurt the Uttarakhand tourism industry. While the char dham may take yea...
Friday, July 12, 2013
Report by India Education bureau, New Delhi: Rural Electrification Corporation (REC), a Central Public Sector Enterprise under the Ministry of Power and Tehri Hydro Development Corporation India Limited (THDCIL), will provide financial assistance to the tune of Rs four crore under CSR initiative for construction of a Girls` Hostel at the THDC Institute of Hydro Power Engineering & ...
Monday, July 08, 2013
New Delhi: The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has sanctioned central financial assistance of Rs. 4.4 crores for the distribution of 20,000 solar lanterns to the people in the flood affected areas of Uttarakhand. The Ministry will be meeting the full cost of solar lanterns to be distributed. Each lantern costs approximately Rs. 2200. This project will be implemented by the Uttarak...
Wednesday, July 03, 2013
New Delhi: Union Labour & Employment Minister Shri Sis Ram Ola today flagged off the material, collected by the employees and officers of the Employees Provident Fund Organisation. The seven trucks loaded with relief materials flagged off on the occasion carrying rice, atta, pulses, refined oil, sugar, potatoes, clothes, shoes and other materials to provide relief to the victims of...
Tuesday, July 02, 2013
Report by India Education bureau, New Delhi: Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smt. Krishna Tirath has reviewed the impact of the recent floods in Uttarakhand on the children. The Minister has proposed to the Finance Minister to waive off the State share for construction of Anganwadis that have been destroyed or damaged in Uttarakhand due to the recent floods in the state....