Chief Minister of Uttarakhand officially declared 9 September as Himalaya Diwas to spread the message of conservation of the Himalayan ecosystems.
Uttarkhand Government constituted a committee headed by S Raju to conduct a detailed survey of the industries using silica dust in the state.
Uttarakhand Cabinet approved two schemes including pension scheme for farmers and scheme to air-lift doctors to remote areas of the state.
Union Government signed credit agreement of a 24 million US dollar with World Bank for additional financing for URWSSP.
Union Government signed a credit agreement of 121.20 million US dollar with World Bank for UDWDP.
Election Commission of Uttarakhand has announced dates of Panchayat elections in three phases on 18 June, 21 June and 24 June 2014.
Harish Rawat has ordered deployment of newly constituted SDRF personnel in the danger zone that is prone to disaster, during Char Dham Yatra.
Uttarakhand Assembly during a special session passed new Lokayukta Bill. It has replaced the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Act passed by BJP government.
Cabinet Committee on Uttrakhand headed by Manmohan Singh has sanctioned 7346 crore rupees for the relief and rehabilitation of flood-hit Uttrakhand.
The World Bank on 25 October 2013 approved 250 million US dollars assistance for Uttarakhand
The President of India Pranab Mukherjee on 17 October 2013 gave his assent to the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill.
Government constituted a Cabinet Committee to oversee reconstruction and rehabilitation work in flood-ravaged Uttarakhand.
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy sanctioned funds for 20000 solar lanterns for flood affected people of Uttarakhand.
Union Government decided to depute a Technical team to assist development in Uttarakhand. Re-construction work will take place under Rajiv Awas Yojna.
A relief fund of 1000 crore rupees was announced for disaster relief to Uttrakhand by the Government of India.
State Budget of Uttrakhand 2013-14 was presented by Indira Hridayesh. The targeted budget for the financial year is of 25329.84crore rupees.
The Union Government of India on 31 January 2013 signed an agreement with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for 100 million US dollar loan.
India Current Affairs 2012. The Chief Minister of Uttarakhand Vijay Bahuguna on 9 November 2012 celebrated 12th Foundation day of the State of Uttarakhand and had made several announcements marKing the State foundation...
India Current Affairs August 2012. The state government of Uttarakhand on 28 August 2012 announced a substantial increase in land compensation to victims
India Current Affairs August 2012. The Uttarakhand Cabinet on 21 August 2012 increased the maximum age limit from 35 to 40 years for government jobs in the state for general category candidates
India Current Affairs August 2012. The Union government allocated 150 crore rupees as interim relief for the flood affected people of Uttarakhand
India Current Affairs 2012. The Union Government of India, Asian Development Bank, and State Governments of Tamil Nadu and Uttarakhand
India Current Affairs 2012. The Congress party emerged as the single largest party in Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2012
India Current Affairs 2012. Uttarakhand government on 2 March 2012 introduced e-stamping in the state, which would ensure a secure way of paying non-judicial stamp duty to the government
India Current Affairs 2011. Defence Minister A K Antony laid the foundation stone of the ambitious Rishikesh-Karnprayag railway line at Gauchar in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand
India Current Affairs 2011. Uttarakhand state cabinet cleared Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill, 2011 with the objective of curbing corruption in the state
India Current Affairs 2011. The Uttarakhand state Cabinet cleared the draft of Public Service Bill and proposal regarding illegal possession of assets by public servants
India Current Affairs 2011. Uttarakhand state government on 16 September 2011 announced a complete waiver of the state’s share of 25 percent of the VAT on petrol
The Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, announced 2-year child care leave for women employees of the state government