Himachal
4 per cent interim relief for Himachal employees, pensioners

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday announced four per cent interim relief to the employees and pensioners from July 1.

Heli-taxi service between Manali-Rohtang Pass soon: CM

After launching a helicopter service between Shimla and Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh is going to start a mountain ride between Manali.

Plans afoot for permanent solution to Shimla water woes: CM

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday said the government is committed to finding out a permanent solution to the water crisis in Shimla.

Police provide free drinking water to Shimla's thirsty people

Himachal Pradesh Police on Sunday lent a helping hand to Shimla's thirsty people by distributing mineral water bottles.

Cut water connection of Shimla's erring hoteliers: HC

Continuing its tough stand against the civic authorities over its failure to provide adequate portable water to residents of Shimla, the Himachal Pradesh High Court on Wednesday directed water connections of erring hoteliers be cut.

Murder accused arrested, demolition drive on in Kasauli

Even as illegal constructions in hotels and resorts in Himachal Pradesh's Kasauli area continued to be razed on Thursday, a hotelier accused of fatally shooting a woman officer two days ago was arrested from Uttar Pradesh, officials said.

Woman official shot dead during demolition drive in Himachal

A woman Assistant Town and Country Planner was shot dead and a labourer injured on Tuesday in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district by a guest house owner over the demolition of an illegal structure, police said.

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).

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