Anupam Trivedi provides impetus to HT’s coverage from Uttarakhand and has covered politics, environment, policing, entertainment for close to 17 years.
Articles by Anupam Trivedi
The Rs 7,000-crore sector in Himalayan states reels under high temperature, low rainfall
Updated on Jan 18, 2018 09:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Shimla/Dehradun/New Delhi | BySaurabh Chauhan, Anupam Trivedi and Malavika Vyawahare
Insiders privy to the development say the company’s focus will be on manufacturing low cost apparel that shall cater to the growing middle class
Delhi-based Tamanna’s brother, however, has alleged foul play and claimed that her husband Shadab could have killed her.
As he is no longer the Nand Kishore of Devariya, but a man on a Pakistani passport, he had to live the life of fugitive. Between 1974 and 1998, his visa was extended annually. But the external affairs ministry did not approve any extensions thereafter and ordered his deportation.
Updated on Jan 15, 2018 07:35 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Rudrapur | ByAnupam Trivedi & Mohan Rajput
Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj had on Thursday increased subsidy from Rs 25,000 to Rs 30,000 for Mansarovar pilgrims. Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan grant Rs 1 lakh subsidy
The Corbett tiger reserve has decided to retire elephants once they reach the age of 65.
“The way he (Prakash Pandey) shot video of himself and circulated before he went unconscious suggests that the Congress is behind the episode,” BJP legislator Balwant Bhauriyal says.
Apart from the road, the state government also wants to develop small hydro projects in the zone to provide livelihood options to locals.
The discontent among senior BJP legislators is apparently visible even as the ruling party faces pressure from ministerial berth aspirants.
Updated on Jan 08, 2018 06:25 PM IST
Hindustan Times | ByBD Kasniyal & Anupam Trivedi, Pithoragarh / Dehradun
“The past incidents in which certain matters appeared in the media before the Cabinet meet are objectionable. It should be ensured that nothing goes in the media,” the letter marked to additional secretaries, secretaries, principal secretaries and in-charge secretaries, reads.
Bhagwati Verma, a resident of Delhi’s Lakshmi Nagar, drowned after the raft overturned at a ‘golf course’ rapid on Wednesday
Uttarakhand higher education and dairy development minister Dhan Singh Rawat will start five-day tour of Rajasthan from Wednesday and visit tourist places in Jaipur and Udaipur
In a response to a Right to Information (RTI) petition, the Mussoorie-based academy said security guard Deb Singh was held responsible for Ruby’s stay as per an internal probe. The guard was suspended but later the order was revoked after he admitted his fault, it said.
Minister and government spokesperson Madan Kaushik says restricted holidays doesn’t mean that no one can take holidays. “The idea behind putting a couple of holidays in the restricted list is to ensure that government work is not hampered. Anyone can take the leaves or claim encashment as per rules.”
Cash-strapped Uttarakhand is finding it difficult to fulfil the dream for a metro train connecting Dehradun with Haridwar and Rishikesh. A preliminary study has suggested that ₹20,000 crore was needed for the project
Lack of proper education and facilities force people out of their homes in Uttarakhand, leaving behind the old and infirm
Incidentally, the Uttar Pradesh chief minister has a cowshed at his Kalidas road residence in Lucknow. The cows were shifted from Gorakhpur to Lucknow. Sources said Adityanath praised the cowshed at the CM residence in Doon.
In a Taekwondo event held in Dehradun, Afghan team won 20 gold medals in different age groups
AIIMS, Rishikesh director Prof Ravikant asserts the agreement between the two sides is crucial for creating ‘scientific evidence’ and the institute will focus on this angle.
Many legislators of the ruling BJP and opposition Congress have opposed e-tenders for contracts worth less than Rs.25 lakh, saying the plan will hit Uttarakhand’s small contractors hard
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday imposed a ban on plastic items like carry bags, plates and cutlery in towns on the banks of the River Ganga like Haridwar and Rishikesh
The irony is that the postal department collects water from the Ganga at Rishikesh and markets it in plastic bottles. In a RTI reply to Hindustan Times, the postal department says it’s unaware about the NGT order.
The second day of the Winter Session saw uproarious scenes as the opposition tried to corner the Trivendra Rawat-led BJP government over a kidney transplant row featuring the husband of women and child development minister Rekha Arya
The Uttarakhand government on Friday asserted that the new trust for Kedarnath will not meddle with religious matters of the Badrinath Kedarnath Temple Committee that manages the Chardhams
Leader of Opposition Indira Hridayesh wondered why the government convened session in such condition. “Chilly wind is blowing into this hall. How will the week-long session be held like this?” she asked Speaker PC Agarwal.
Thirty-two months after a woman, who posed as a trainee IAS officer, was arrested for illegal stay at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) in Mussoorie, the training centre for top civil servants has denied any senior official’s role in facilitating Ruby Choudhary’s stay.