Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

CM Prem Kumar Dhumal


Suspended BJP MP accuses Dhumal, son of graft, quits party

January 11, 2014 1:47 am

Sushant, who had been earlier suspended from the party and was facing disciplinary action, gave his resignation to the office incharge.

Suspended BJP MP on dharna against ‘weak’ Lokayukta

April 06, 2012 1:40 am

Braving inclement weather and rains,suspended BJP MP Rajan Sushant held a day-long fast at Shimla’s historic Ridge on Thursday to protest against what he termed as a “toothless” Lokayukta bill that was introduced in the state Assembly on Wednesday.

Dhumal invites Team Anna to Shimla

December 22, 2011 3:39 am

Himachal Pradesh Lokayukta Act-1983,one of the first state Lokayukta Acts in the country,is set to undergo sweeping changes to give it more teeth while dealing with cases of corruption and abuse of power.

BJP to take on Cong over scams,price rise

December 19, 2011 12:05 am

The ruling BJP on Sunday finalised its strategy for the five-day winter session of the Assembly,which begins here on Monday afternoon .

Great Himalayan National Park may get World heritage tag

December 18, 2011 12:51 am

Hopes of getting Unesco World Heritage Site status for the Great Himalayan National Park in Kullu district has brightened after a nomination sent by the state’s forest and wildlife department to the organisation was accepted.

BJP man caught with cash,Cong says money for bribing voters

November 26, 2011 12:00 am

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party government in Himachal found itself embroiled in a controversy related to mode code of conduct violations on Friday after an aide of Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohinder Singh was caught with cash allegedly meant for distribution among the voters in Renuka Assembly constituency,which is set for a bypoll on November 30.

EC blow to Dhumal’s Renuka tour

November 05, 2011 3:29 am

After Opposition Congress raised objections to Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal’s proposed tour to Renuka in Sirmaur district for the inauguration of the traditional Renuka fair,the Election Commission of India has issued instructions that the visit be cancelled in view of the model code of conduct having come into force in Sirmaur and Solan districts.

State opens Himachal Sadan at Chandigarh for patients to PGI

November 04, 2011 12:28 am

Better and affordable boarding and lodging facilities will now be available to attendants and patients from Himachal Pradesh visiting PGI Chandigarh as Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal is slated to dedicate the newly constructed ‘Himachal Sewa Sadan’to the people on November 5.

BJP in disarray,Cong ups the ante

November 04, 2011 12:26 am

Buoyed by the dissent brewing in the state BJP unit,the opposition Congress on Thursday stepped up pressure on the government by accusing it of being involved ‘neck-deep’ in corruption and demanded that Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal either resign or take action against BJP leaders who have levelled charges against him and his cabinet ministers.

HP’s biggest rural drinking water project under way

October 07, 2011 12:49 am

To meet the drinking water needs of Dehra,Khundian,Jaisinghpur and Palampur,Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal on Thursday commissioned Himachal’s biggest rural drinking water supply augmentation scheme in the traditionally water-starved Changer areas of Kangra at Kangehan.