Himachal
Himachal may move SC against construction ban in Shimla

The Himachal Pradesh government may file a review petition in the Supreme Court against a National Green Tribunal (NGT) directive banning constructions in green belts in Shimla, a state minister informed the assembly on Wednesday.

Himachal draws up plan to fast track hydropower projects

While presiding over meeting of Hydro power developers and producers here today Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur assured the power producers that all their grievances would be redressed and resolved on priority.

Himachal CM calls on Dalai Lama to seek blessings

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday called on Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama at his official palace at McLeodganj, a quaint uphill town.

Chief Minister Jairam Thakur’s birthday celebration at Shimla

Jairam Thakur’s birthday celebration-Chief minister Jairam Thakur turns 53 today.

Sukh Ram’s son is the richest minister of Himachal

Former union telecommunication minister Sukh Ram’s son tops the list of richest ministers who took oath today at Shimla.

Jai Ram Thakur elected as the Chief Minister of Himachal

BJP leaders holds the meeting for Himachal CM candidate. Jai Ram Thakur elected as the Chief Minister of Himachal.

Virbhadra owns Cong defeat in Himachal

 Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Monday accepted the Congress party's defeat in the state assembly elections. "I own responsibility for my party's defeat," he told reporters here.

CBI announces Rs 10 lakh reward for clue in rape and murder of Shimla minor girl

The Central Bureau of Investigation has announced a reward of Rs.10 lakh to anyone from general public for providing credible information resulting in arrest of real culprits in a case relating to rape and murder of a minor girl, a resident of village Shirgul, Tehsil Theog, Police Station Kotkhai, District Shimla (Himachal Pradesh).

Himachal reels under severe cold

Large parts of Himachal Pradesh reeled under severe cold conditions on Saturday, with the minimum temperature at several places plunging below freezing point, weather officials said.

Guidelines for Shimla tourists

 The District Administration Shimla has issued a set of guidelines for the tourists visiting Shimla during the winter season. Deputy Commissioner Amritsar Kamaldeep Singh Sangha appealed the tourists to follow these guidelines and adhere them. He added that in case of any eventuality, tourists can contact Shimla district administration at number 0177-2800880.

Himachal polls see 74% turnout, highest in four decades

A record over 74 per cent, highest in four decades, of Himachal Pradesh’s 50.25 lakh electorate on Thursday exercised their franchise in the assembly elections where the ruling Congress and the BJP were locked in a straight contest.

NEW reveals 61 nominees have criminal records in Himachal elections, total 338 candidates

An analysis by the Association of Democratic Reforms and National Election Watch has revealed that 61 of the 338 candidates in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections have criminal records against them.

BJP Himachal vision document instead of manifesto

BJP today released a vision document, instead of manifesto. 

"Let us make a better Mansa", DC asks district officers to submit vision document

 The Mansa Deputy Commissioner Dharam Pal Gupta today asked all the officers and department heads of the district to submit a detailed plan-Vision Document-for the betterment of urban and rural areas.

Sonia's Himachal visit cut short due to stomach bug

Congress President Sonia Gandhi was on Friday admitted to the city's Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (SGRH) after she complained of stomach upset. She was taken ill while in Shimla and was brought to Delhi for treatment.