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Wasteful expenditure, says Oppn as HP creates new post in tourism board

September 15, 2020 11:49 pm

The Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development and Registration (Amendment) Bill, 2020, passed on Tuesday provides for the tourism minister to occupy a newly-created post of senior vice-chairperson while the post of chairperson will now be held by any person nominated by the government.

Himachal: High Court gives one week to SIT to clear forest encroachment

May 10, 2018 12:41 am

The Himachal Pradesh High Court on Wednesday granted a week’s time to Special Investigation Team (SIT) to complete felling of the apple plants in the apple-belt of Shimla as part of a court-ordered drive to clear illegal encroachments on forest land.

Himachal: Ministers spend their day waiting for portfolios, no word as yet

December 29, 2017 12:55 am

Sources said internal tussle among senior ministers and also the party leadership not approving the list could be the reasons. 

Dharmani is new OSD to Himachal CM

December 29, 2017 12:43 am

Both have association with the ABVP and hail from Bilaspur district.

Himachal CM Jai Ram Thakur clears DA dues on day one

December 29, 2017 12:08 am

Thakur was sworn in to the office on Wednesday, along with 11 ministers, six of them new faces. The DA, which will be payable from July 2017, will be cleared with the January 2018, salary.

Himachal CM now orders slew of safety norms to avoid future tragedy

June 10, 2014 7:59 pm

The government had also set-up a high-level inquiry into the tragedy.

Himachal tragedy: Hunt on for missing students in Beas River

June 10, 2014 5:09 pm

'Families argue that the search should be carried out deep. Collector and the administration people say it is not easy to carry deep search,' Telangan HM said.

Rahul summons Virbhadra,Himachal Cong chief Sukhu to Delhi

December 11, 2013 9:47 pm

Rahul called them to Delhi for a review of the functioning of the government.

HP bends norms to favour pvt universities,colleges

March 14, 2014 12:20 pm

The Himachal government on Saturday did a complete U-turn.

BJP washes its hands off Annandale ground row

April 20, 2012 3:39 am

In a complete turnaround on the raging controversy between the Army and the Himachal government over the Annandale ground,the state BJP unit on Thursday washed its hands off from the row,claiming that neither had the government formulated any plan for a multi-purpose sports stadium at the site nor had it ever backed a “signature campaign” for the ground.


Sports should be free from political prejudice: BCCI secretary

March 01, 2016 8:38 am

New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): Speaking on the Himachal Government’s demand for a change in venue of the match between India and Pakistan in the T20 World Cup, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Anurag Thakur on Tuesday said sports should be free from every political prejudice. Thakur said the venues of the T20 World Cup matches were decided one year in advance, adding that there is no point of raising an objection now. He emphasised that showing the disability to organise the match between the two nations will definitely tarnish the image of India.

Himachal CM opposes India-Pak match in Dharamshala

February 26, 2016 10:11 am

Shimla, Feb 26 (ANI): Talking about the Himachal Government's decision to oppose the India-Pakistan T-20 match in Dharamshala, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday said Pakistan never acted against the attacks planned by Pakistan-based terror outfits in the country. He also holding a match in the state would hurt the sentiments of martyrs.