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Former Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat hospitalised

"Check-ups of a routine nature were conducted and all his reports are normal. There is nothing to worry," his chief spokesman Surendra Kumar said, adding he will be discharged soon.

Uttarakhand HC allows CBI to file FIR against ex-CM Harish Rawat

The court said that action taken after filing of FIR shall be subject to the decision in the petition filed by Rawat. He had filed a writ petition challenging the CBI notification initiating an inquiry on April 2, 2016.


Former Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat courts arrest in Gairsain

Rawat was joined by former Assembly speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal, former deputy speaker A P Maikhuri, Congress MLA Karan Mahra, and others as he arrived in Gairsain and led a procession to the Ramlila ground.

Day after Rahul's resignation, Harish Rawat steps down as Congress in-charge of Assam

Rawat said as the in-charge of party affairs in Assam, he was responsible for the below-par performance of the Congress in the parliamentary polls and thus, had decided to step down from the post.

Interview: Former Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat

Speaks to Kavita Upadhyay after the Congress’s debacle in all five seats in the state, including his own defeat from Nainital-Udham Singh Nagar seat.

Nainital-Udham Singh Nagar: Sole seat in Uttarakhand where competition is on cards for BJP

This is where senior Congress leader and former Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat is contesting against Uttarakhand BJP president Ajay Bhatt.


BJP better in terms of organisation but Congress has more passion: Uttarakhand ex-CM Harish Rawat

Rawat, who is the Congress candidate from Uttarakhand, says he doesn't let victory or defect affect his political work and to him, this election is as important as all previous elections he has contested.

Trivendra Rawat-led government’s bad performance will work in my favour: Harish Rawat

Harish Rawat, who is contesting from Nainital-Udham Singh Nagar seat, in an interview with The Indian Express mentions that the people of Uttarakhand have realised that the Trivendra Rawat government was a failure.

Delhi Confidential: Harish Rawat Rahul Gandhi Priyanka Gandhi Vadra rally

Congress general secretary Mukul Wasnik was also present, apparently sent by the party’s central headquarters to coordinate arrangements of the programme.

Uttarakhand school teacher's suspension: Harish Rawat terms it insensitive, demands revocation

CM Trivendra Rawat had directed the police to arrest Bahuguna, the principal of a primary school in Naugaon area of Uttarkashi district, and ordered her suspension for allegedly behaving indecently in front of him.

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Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat meets Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during his meeting with Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat.


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Uttarakhand Crisis: Centre Sending AG To Nainital For Stay On Order

In a bind after the Uttarakhand High Court ordered a floor test in the assembly on March 31, the Centre decided Tuesday to rush its top law officer, Attorney General (AG) Mukul Rohatgi, to Nainital. On Wednesday, when the High Court begins its sitting, the AG and other senior law officers, including Additional Solicitors General […]

Calling Rahul a 'traitor' reflects BJP's ideology: Congress

Dehradun, New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Lashing out on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Kailash Choudhary for calling Rahul Gandhi a 'traitor', Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Thursday said anyone who express his views against BJP's ideology and protest against it is 'traitor' for them. Echoing similar sentiments, Congress leader Shobha Oza said the BJP MLA's statement reflects the ideology of entire BJP and RSS, which intends to suppress everyone who stands against them.


Ardh Kumbh Mela starts in Haridwar

Haridwar, Jan 12 (ANI): The Ardh Kumbh Mela 2016 started on Tuesday at Haridwar’s ‘Har ki Pauri’ ghat. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat also offered prayers. The observance of Maha Kumbh Mela has achieved international popularity as 'The biggest act of faith'. Millions of pilgrims come to participate in the holy event of Maha Kumbh with tremendous faith. The pilgrims come from all walks of life, with a belief that their sins will be washed off in the holy waters of the sacred river Ganges if they take a dip during the Kumbh. The Ardh Kumbh Mela will take place in the holy city of Haridwar from January 2016 to April 2016.

Kedarnath Disaster Relief Scam, investigations to reveal status quo: Harish Rawat

Dehradun, Jan 08 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday said that investigations could be carried on regarding the Kedarnath Disaster Relief Scam. He stated that 3.5 crore had been already spent on a single village. He added that Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) investigated the matter only after an FIR was lodged. The people were otherwise alleging that they did not have any evidences to prove the criminality. He said it was a conspiracy to defame the state.