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“As part of the new manufacturing footprint, our investment is set to raise from Rs. 210 crore to Rs. 350 crore,” said B. Thiagarajan, joint managing director, Blue Star Ltd. “The investment is for setting up new plants in Jammu and Sri City in Andhra Pradesh and for shifting water coolers' facility from Himachal ...
DHARAMSHALA: A small village in Palampur, Himachal Pradesh, was in for a superstar suprise on Saturday. Actor-turned-politician ... village in the afternoon. Former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal was also spotted at the meditation centre, located away from the bustle of nearby Baijnath town. An aide ...

Himachal Pradesh Budget 2018-19: The budget also covers massive rural employment generation initiative through food processing, bee-keeping, animal husbandry, horticulture, poultry, floriculture and ... The Himachal Pradesh government-led by Jai Ram Thakur presented its first state budget on Friday.
SHIMLA: Taking note of illegal construction activities allegedly going on in the New Shimla area, Himachal Pradesh high court has directed the chief secretary ... and more particularly development plans prepared by the various authorities under the Himachal Pradesh Town and Country Planning Act, 1977.
The names of the accused have been concealed pending investigations. The contraband seized was meant for distribution in Mumbai. “Charas is sourced from Jammu and Kashmir or Himachal Pradesh. It is brought to the city via Delhi and Gujarat through rail, air and road,” said the officer. The illicit value ...
Single-window for approval of building plans in 20 nagar panchayats of Himachal Pradesh ... SHIMLA: People will get easy approvals for their building plans as the Himachal Pradesh cabinet on Monday approved delegating the powers of director, town and country planning department (TCP) to executive ...

Schoolchildren pray during an assembly at their school in Shimla Dec. 17, 2014, as they pay tribute to slain Pakistani schoolchildren and staff after an attack on an army school in the restive city of Peshawar. In Himachal Pradesh, caste discrimination in schools is still a reality and Dalit students are often ...
Inderpal Singh, executive member of the association, said a large number of pilgrims come to pay obeisance at the Golden Temple. Most of them continue their travel to Himachal and Jammu and Kashmir. However, he added, their itinerary not being professionally planned waste a lot of their precious time ...
Cold returned to Himachal Pradesh on Sunday with the state's higher reaches experiencing more snowfall, while mid and low hills had widespread rainfall ... Lower areas of the state including Dharamsala, Palampur, Solan, Nahan, Bilaspur, Una, Hamirpur and Mandi towns received moderate rain, bringing ...
Governor Acharya Devvrat on Saturday said a team of experts will visit the Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh from 7 to 11 March for effectively implementing the zero budget natural farming in Himachal Pradesh. The team will submit its report to the state government before 17 March, the proposed date of ...
SHIMLA: A Himachal Pradesh-based NGO has opposed the construction of three dams — Tehri, Kishau and Renuka — in Himachal Pradesh and ... Jal Vidyut Nigam (UJVNL), and found out that nine villages in Uttarakhand and eight villages in Himachal (6 in Sirmour and 2 in Shimla districts) were going ...
DHARAMSHALA: A team of HP government and Archeological Survey of India (ASI) visited Haripur Guler in Kangra district on the villagers' request to assess its heritage value. Accompanied by residents and local legislator Hoshiar Singh, the joint team of tourism, language and culture departments and ...
Himachal Pradesh: State Seeks 90% Funds For Smart City Projects ... Reeling under fund-crunch, state civic bodies have sought 90 per cent funds from the Centre for smart city projects in Shimla and Dharamsala on the ... The Centre will give Rs 500 crore while smart cities will give the matching grant.
Take the route from Guwahati to Tawang by road via Tejpur, Dirang, Sela Pass to enjoy beautiful landscapes. One of the most breathtaking places in the Himalayan vista, Sela Pass is a lifeline for the people of Arunachal Pradesh, as it is the only way that connects Tawang district of the state to the rest of the ...
Today, many Gaddi tribals live in Himachal Pradesh, but they are believed to have originally been nomadic Gaderis and Pals (shepherds) dwelling in the plains. In medieval times ... However, no one really wanted to hang around—some harboured dreams of the devbhoomi, while others craved city life.
8 Devotees Killed In Himachal Pradesh Accident After SUV Falls Into Gorge ... The devotees, belonging to Kale Ghanpur village near Amritsar town, were returning home after paying obeisance at a famous Sikh shrine at Manikaran in Kullu district when the accident occurred near Swarghat, about 120 km ...
SHIMLA: A NITI Aayog report released recently has shown that sex ratio at birth in Himachal Pradesh has recorded a substantial drop. In the ... In February, police and health authorities had raided a private hospital at Ghumarwin town of Bilaspur district, where an illegal sex determination test was being ...

Hamirpur (HP): A senior teacher allegedly locked a student in the institute's staffroom and raped her. The incident took place at a local private college in Himachal Pradesh's Hamirpur. The accused, a chemistry teacher, reportedly called the minor victim to the college's staffroom and allegedly proceeded to ...
Himachal Pradesh: State Seeks 90% Funds For Smart City Projects ... Reeling under fund-crunch, state civic bodies have sought 90 per cent funds from the Centre for smart city projects in Shimla and Dharamsala on the ... The Centre will give Rs 500 crore while smart cities will give the matching grant.
Recently, a leopard killed a mule in Barchana village near Kullu town. “I had tied my mule in the cowshed, suddenly I heard the mule braying loudly. We rushed to the shed and saw a leopard preying on her, we raised alarm fearing which the leopard fled the village,” said Hemsingh, a villager. Similarly ...
Take the route from Guwahati to Tawang by road via Tejpur, Dirang, Sela Pass to enjoy beautiful landscapes. One of the most breathtaking places in the Himalayan vista, Sela Pass is a lifeline for the people of Arunachal Pradesh, as it is the only way that connects Tawang district of the state to the rest of the ...
SHIMLA: With an increase of 10.51% the state plan size for fiscal 2018-19 has been proposed at Rs 6,300 crore in Himachal Pradesh, which is Rs 600 crore more than last year. Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur said this while presiding over the priorities meeting of MLAs from Solan, Sirmaur and Shimla ...
Court summons ex-Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh, wife in money laundering case. others, and ... NEW DELHI: A special court on Monday summoned former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh, his wife and three others as accused in an around Rs 7-crore money laundering case.
In a judgment on January 4, the division bench of acting Chief Justice Sanjay Karol and Justice Sandeep Sharma of the Himachal Pradesh high court had quashed June 27, 2016 notification regarding creation of the sub-division at Janjehli and April 21, 2016 notification regarding creation of new sub-tehsil ...
Fresh snowfall ends dry spell in Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh; rains lash parts of Punjab ... Heavy snow was also recorded in parts of Himachal Pradesh. ... Lower areas of the state like Dharamsala, Palampur, Solan, Nahan, Bilaspur, Una, Hamirpur and Mandi towns of Himachal Pradesh received rain, ...
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh's capital Shimla and its nearby tourist destinations on Monday were wrapped in snow, giving them a picturesque look. This was the season's second significant snowfall that froze the "Queen of Hills", as Shimla was fondly called by the erstwhile British rulers. Towns in upper ...
And that is precisely what the newly-formed BJP government in Himachal Pradesh wants to exploit as it takes a leaf out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's seaplane ride ... The Himachal Pradesh government is looking to introduce seaplanes in its water bodies to give a bigger boost to tourism in the state.
SHIMLA: Cold-wave conditions persisted in most parts of Himachal Pradesh today, even as the minimum temperatures rose marginally. The region had a windy and cloudy day and the local MeT office has predicted rains or snow at isolated places tomorrow, as a fresh western disturbances lie over the ...
The ride started with Narkanda — a town that looks like a Disneyland of orchards with apples at a plucking distance away. The hamlet made for a beautiful gateway to Himachal Pradesh from the plains of Chandigarh and the construction chaos of a crumbling Shimla. Those in the apple business come from ...
PALAMPUR: Himachal Pradesh governor Acharya Devvrat on Monday slammed agri-scientists for not working on ground realities to curb farmer deaths across the country and help ... He said agri-scientists should start a movement in the villages with ZBNF as it would double the farmers' income by 2022.
Himachal CM announces Rs 700-cr benefits for govt employees, pensioners ... Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur Thursday announced financial benefits to the tune of Rs 700 crore for government employees and pensioners on the 48th Statehood Day function, which was held at Anni, ...
The long wait for air-connectivity within the state, and some key towns including Shimla, Mandi and Kullu-Manali, is finally over with the Centre clearing low-cost air ... “The Prime Minister has given this gift on Statehood Day of Himachal Pradesh ,which will definitely boost tourism and air travel in the state.
While the country now knows about Aanchal's achievements, what is not known is that she is carrying forward a tradition of nine villages, including Anchal's village Burua, dotting the rugged terrain of Himachal Pradesh. The cluster of villages, about eight kilometres from Manali on the way to Rohtang, has ...
Vadodara; #. Varanasi · Varanasi; #. Vijayawada · Visakhapatnam · Visakhapatnam; #. ALL. Crime · Civic Issues · Politics · Schools & Colleges · Events · Weather · Hindi News · News; »; City News; »; Chandigarh News; »; Himachal Pradesh govt to set up IT parks in Gaggal, Mehli. gaana icon of the Day ...
The States with maximum number of airports and helipads which will see activation under UDAN 2 scheme include Uttarakhand (15), Uttar Pradesh (9), Arunachal Pradesh (8), Himachal Pradesh (6), Assam (5) and Manipur (5). Some of the cities that would now be connected include Kargil, Darbhanga, ...
Irate students also demanded a high-level probe into the death of Anmol Thakur, who hailed from Samirpur village in Hamirpur district. They said Anmol was a brilliant student but was forced to take the extreme step after the varsity authorities allegedly reported him as a case of “short attendance”. University ...
MANALI: Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jairam Thakur has said that as the state had received very little rain and snowfall on Tuesday, most parts of the state could face acute ... Most parts of Himachal are totally dependent on rain, snowfall and glaciers for water for drinking and irrigation purposes.
After much delay, the Himachal Pradesh capital on Tuesday experienced the season's first snowfall, leading to a surge of tourists to savour the ... areas have been experiencing snowfall and this was the season's first snowfall in Shimla town," an official of the Meteorological Department here told IANS.
Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand on Tuesday received fresh snowfall after which sporadic rains aggravated cold conditions in plains and the temperature ... According to IANS, temperature in Shimla was 2.7 degrees Celsius, after the hilly town recorded mild snowfall, while Kufri and Mashobra recorded ...
Bihar, Arunachal Pradesh, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Sikkim got an additional city each in comparison to what they were initially allotted based on their urban population. UP got the maximum share with three- Bareilly, Saharanpur and ...
SHIMLA: With the existing dry weather conditions posing threat of jaundice and some cases already being reported from Mandi, Solan and Shimla districts, Himachal Pradesh chief secretary Vineet Chawdhary on Thursday directed all government departments such as irrigation & public health, rural ...
SHIMLA: To curb illegal mining, the state industries department has decided to launch a drive with the help of police so that on receiving information about illegal mining immediate action could be initiated. Industries minister Bikram Singh said that the state government would stop illegal mining at any cost ...
With urban local bodies undergoing expansion with the addition of adjoining rural areas in their limits, activists have called for stringent rules to save the village land which will now fall in city areas. They have urged chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat to introduce rules on the lines of Himachal Pradesh ...
SHIMLA: CM Jai Ram Thakur-led BJP government on Wednesday, in a major reshuffle of the police department, transferred the SPs of five districts, Bilaspur, Chamba, Mandi, Kinnaur and Lahaul-Spiti, besides shifting others officers. ADGP (Vigilance) S B Negi has been posted as the ADGP (Home Guards) ...
NEW DELHI: The peak winter period is almost over in north India and no major hill station in Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand has yet received a single ... panchayat near Munsiyari, a town at the base of the Panchachuli peaks in Pithoragarh district, said the town received just one snow spell this winter.
Aanchal hails from Burua, a small village in Manali. She learnt the nuances of skiing from her father. Later, Heera Lal, a former Olympian, honed her skills. "I was eight when my father introduced me to skiing. He bought me skis from Japan. I practised along with my brother on local ski slopes of Manali and ...
MANALI: Extreme cold conditions in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti district have forced bank officers to cover ATMs with warm coverings and to provide electric room heaters in ATM cabins to ensure they function normally. At Keylong, district headquarters of Lahaul-Spiti, an ATM is being maintained in a ...
Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) has invited applications from eligible candidates for recruitment to various posts in different ... of Home Guards and Civil Defence under the Department of Home, Department of Economics and Statistics and Department of Town & Country Planning.
It's a taboo no one really talks about in remote villages of Himachal Pradesh -- but could soon end. Women in many remote parts of the mountain state are virtually ex-communicated when they are menstruating. They are forced to sleep outside the house, in cattle-like sheds known as menstruation sheds.
SHIMLA: Winter session of HP Assembly starting on Tuesday would be a unique spectacle as former CM Virbhadra Singh and his son Vikramaditya would be seen together ... Son of late Raja Padam Singh, Virbhadra, was the president of Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee in 1977, 1979 and 1980.


 

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