Five key challenges facing the new Chief Minister of Uttarakhand

By Anoop Nautiyal and Rishabh Shrivastava Twenty years of existence and Uttarakhand is all set to welcome its tenth Chief Minister, Tirath Singh Rawat, the low profile BJP Member of Parliament from Pauri Garhwal. As Rawat gets ready to lead Uttarakhand, here are key five challenges facing the new dispensation. 1 – Political Management With the 2022 assembly elections almost a year away, Rawat’s top … Continue reading Five key challenges facing the new Chief Minister of Uttarakhand

Reimagining ‘Char Dham’ in Uttarakhand

By Rishabh Shrivastava Char Dham – Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath – in the hill state of Uttarakhand has shared deep spiritual, cultural and social ties not just with the people of Uttarakhand but all across the country. Char Dham has a rich history and deep links with the philosophy of Hinduism. However, over a period of time, the idea of Char Dham is not … Continue reading Reimagining ‘Char Dham’ in Uttarakhand