THDC bonds issue oversubscribed
The bond proceeds shall be used to partly meet debt requirement of ongoing projects under construction and to refinance the existing loans.
How Tehri dam held Ganga and saved Rishikesh, Haridwar
Water levels in Tehri dam were low at the start of the monsoon. This proved a critical...
Uttarakhand to move Supreme Court on Tehri Dam
The Uttarakhand government has decided to move the Supreme Court for the transfer of 25 per cent shares of Uttar Pradesh in the Tehri dam.
B C Khanduri asks Centre to learn lessons from Uttarakhand tragedy
B C Khanduri asked the Centre to learn lessons from the recent natural calamity and demanded a separate ministry for the Himalayan region.
Hydel power plants in Uttarakhand, Himachal operational
Hydel power generation from the projects affected by rains and floods in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh has been restored, according to an official.
Uttarakhand not to take legal action on Tehri project
Uttarakhand government has decided not to take any legal action for the transfer of 25 per cent share held by Uttar Pradesh in the multi-purpose Tehri hydel project.
Vijay Bahuguna holds meetings with top officials
Uttarakhand CM Vijay Bahuguna today held meetings with top officials in the secretariat and went to the Congress headquarters here to meet party workers.
A Kumbh like no other: UP government prepares blueprint, will pump in Rs 2000 crore for the event
State government has prepared a blueprint for the Kumbh Mela to be held early 2019, pumping in more than Rs 2000 crore to make it the grandest ever religious gathering.
Why Himachal Pradesh farmers are better off than tillers in Uttarakhand
With just 2% more area under horticulture, HP produces a jaw dropping 37% more fruits, vegetables, flowers, medicinal plants etc.
Centre not discriminating against any state: Kiren Rijiju
Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju today said the Centre is not discriminating against any state no matter which political party is in power there.
India's water security crisis: Dams, pollution and climate change biggest threats facing Himalayan rivers
A committee set up by the ministry of environment and forests said hydel projects in Uttarakhand aggravated the June 2013 disaster.
Rejuvenating the Ganga is much more than cleaning it
India’s holiest river, acquired a political profile like never before in recent memory when Narendra Modi decided to contest the 2014 LS polls from Varanasi.
Take steps to solve displaced people's problems: Sunder Lal Bahuguna to Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat
Noted environmentalist Sunder Lal Bahuguna today asked Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat to take effective steps to address the problems faced by people displaced by the Tehri dam.
Private companies may be roped in for Ganga sewage treatment
Guided by its self-imposed deadline to clean the Ganga by 2018, the government is planning to involve private sector in a big way.
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