Dehradun, also spelled Dera Doon, is the capital of Uttarakhand, a state in India. Located in the Garhwal region, it lies 236 kilometres (147 mi) north of India's capital New Delhi and 168 kilometres (104 mi) from Chandigarh. It is one of the "Counter Magnets" of the National Capital Region (NCR) being developed as an alternative centre of growth to help ease the migration and population explosion in the Delhi metropolitan area and to establish a smart city at Dehradun. During the days of British Raj, the official name of the town was Dehra.
An Army doctor in Kolkata and a junior commissioned officer (JCO) in Dehradun tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday, increasing the cases of confirmed coronavirus cases in the over 13-lakh force to.. IndiaTimes - Published
The union housing and urban affairs ministry has paired up 20 best performing cities with the 20 bottom cities and they will work as "sister cities". Ahmedabad (1st rank), Nagpur, Tiruppur, Ranchi,.. IndiaTimes - Published
Many Kashmiri students studying in Dehradun and Punjab have alleged that their colleges charged them late fee and fined them for short attendance as they were not able to manage their academic schedule.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday conducted searches at several locations in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand in connection with the illegal sand mining case. The probe officials.. IndiaTimes - Published
A grand and impressive memorial will be built in Dehradun in the memory of soldiers who made the supreme sacrifice for their country in the Kargil war, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said Friday. DNA - Published
Champion’s personal assistant Vinay Singh told TOI that the legislator has been receiving threats through texts as well as through social media posts. “Kunwar Pranav Champion’s son approached the.. IndiaTimes - Published