China should consider Belt and Road Initiative via Kolkata, Mumbai ports instead of PoK: Subramanian Swamy
BRI is China's global economic initiative for connecting with Europe, Africa and the rest of Asia through road and maritime routes with focus on infrastructure, transportation and energy sectors. Swamy suggested that instead of passing through PoK, the BRI corridor can enter India from Kunming in southwestern China and from Kolkata Port it can take the sea route.
Pithoragarh-Hindon flight operations launched
The flight operations were launched by Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat at a br...
Uttarakhand: Indo-Kazakhstan joint military exercise 'KAZIND 2019' underway in Pithoragarh
Troops of Indian and Kazakhstan Armies are underta...
First commercial flight from Hindon airport to Pithoragarh, flagged off by Uttarakhand CM
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on October 11 flagged off the first commercial flight from Hindon Airport to Pithoragarh in...
Joint military exercise ‘KAZIND 2019’ progresses in Pithoragarh, to continue till Oct 15
Annual military exercise ‘KAZIND 2019’ between India and Kazakhstan army is underway in Uttarakhand’s Pithoragarh. This is the fourth editio...
Delhi's second airport in Hindon to operate first flight from tomorrow
A nine-seater plane operated by private airline Air Heritage will take off to Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district from Hindon civil airport at 1 pm tomorrow.
Ghaziabad's Hindon Airport to be operational for commercial flight from Oct 11
After an eight-month-long wait, the Hindon Airport is ready for the first flight on October 11. The first flight from Hindon will be from th...
12-day India-Kazakhstan joint military exercise begins
The aim of the exercise was to conduct company-level joint training with an emphasis on counter terrorism operations in the mountainous terrain.
IAF proposes firing range near Munisiyari in Pithoragarh
The firing range will be used for target practice from air to land, officers of the IAF central command who met Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat at the secretariat here said.
Stomach this: 7 villages that survive on food from China
Hundreds of families living in the Byas valley are forced to depend on China for survival.
Kailash-Mansarovar pilgrims airlifted to Gunji to avoid weather related risks
A 57-member second batch of Mansarovar pilgrims was airlifted early today by IAF helicopters from Naini Saini airstrip to Gunji base camp to avoid weather risk.
All-Weather Roads Project: Work begins with construction of 150 km stretch
The 150-km Tanakpur-Pithoragarh road will make it easier for the armed forces to mobilise troops and armaments to the India-China border
In Pithoragarh schools open in poll time only
Over 50 schools in Pithoragarh dist have remained closed for the past few years because the families of children studying here have migrated from the area.
India-Nepal joint military exercise begins in Uttarakhand
Notably, Surya Kiran with Nepal is India's largest military exercise in terms of troop participation, a release from central command headquarters (Lucknow) said.
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