Tag: Himachal

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  • Now Himachal says no to subsidized food facility in Assembly

    Now Himachal says no to subsidized food facility in Assembly

    “The decision would come into force from the budget session of state Assembly, however,” Thakur said.

    December 9, 2019
  • Winter session of HP Assembly begins on stormy note

    Winter session of HP Assembly begins on stormy note

    The opposition MLAs were demanding a discussion on investors meet under rule 67 (adjournment motion), for which few of them had submitted a notice to the Speaker earlier.

    December 9, 2019
  • Priyanka Thakur defeats disability, becomes judge

    Priyanka Thakur defeats disability, becomes judge

    HP University vice-chancellor Prof Sikander Kumar has congratulated her on her success and said that the varsity is proud of her.

    December 8, 2019
  • Gujarat lions to roar in Himachal zoo after a gap of 3 years

    Gujarat lions to roar in Himachal zoo after a gap of 3 years

    Forest Minister Govind Thakur said a pair of lions from Gujarat has been brought to the zoo and at present, the department is completing all the formalities before they are released into the enclosure at the zoo.

    December 8, 2019
  • Contribute in making HP a natural farming state, Governor tells farmers

    Contribute in making HP a natural farming state, Governor tells farmers

    The Governor was presiding over the Uttam Kisan Sammelan and workshop under the "Prakritik Kheti Khushhal Kisan" Yojana at State Agricultural Management and Extension Training Institute, Mashobra on Thursday.

    December 5, 2019
  • Congress opposes setting up of cement plant at Basantpur in Shimla

    Congress opposes setting up of cement plant at Basantpur in Shimla

    State Congress Backward Areas Development Committee General Secretary Hari Krishan Himral said the site of Cement plant was adjacent to Shimla city and falls in historically important zone where many ancient heritage monuments exist.

    December 4, 2019
  • Himachal CM appreciates Gorakhnath Peeth

    Himachal CM appreciates Gorakhnath Peeth

    The Chief Minister said that the founder's week celebration was a festival for all the students.

    December 4, 2019
  • Girls outnumber boys in Palampur agri varsity

    Girls outnumber boys in Palampur agri varsity

    Addressing the women farm scientists and farmers at the ‘Women in Agriculture’ day at College of Home Science, the VC said the governments have introduced many schemes for the welfare of farmers, including farm women and they should avail benefits from such programmes for their socio-economic upliftment.

    December 4, 2019
  • Religious faith coming in way of monkey culling in Himachal

    Religious faith coming in way of monkey culling in Himachal

    This was stated by Forest Minister Govind Singh Thakur during one day workshop on Human-Wildlife Conflict (Monkeys) in Himachal Pradesh for Shimla, Dharamshala Municipal Corporations, all Nagar Panchayats and Nagar Parishads of the state.

    December 3, 2019
  • Himachal to provide Rs 11,000 per month to persons arrested under MISA

    Himachal to provide Rs 11,000 per month to persons arrested under MISA

    “The cabinet, approved to provide Himachal Pradesh Lok Tantra Prahari Samman Rashi under Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA) and Defence of India Rule (DIR) to the people who took active participation for safeguarding the democracy and preserving the fundamental rights of the people from the period between 25 June, 1975 to 21 March, 1977,” an official spokesman said here.

    December 3, 2019
  • Himachal gets ready for psychological care in disasters

    Himachal gets ready for psychological care in disasters

    The Shimla Municipal Corporation (SMC) as a collaborative work of USAID, Union government and UNDP under the project ‘Enhancing Institutional and Community Resilience to Disasters and Climate Change’ has organised departmental trainings.

    December 2, 2019
  • Government to fill 1,000 vacant constable posts in HP Police: Jai Ram

    Government to fill 1,000 vacant constable posts in HP Police: Jai Ram

    Addressing the Himachal Pradesh Police Raising Day at The Ridge, he said police play a vital role in maintaining peaceful and safe environment in the state and they were performing duties with responsibility while rendering valuable services.

    December 2, 2019
  • Government to make Himachal smoke free soon: Jai Ram

    Government to make Himachal smoke free soon: Jai Ram

    Addressing a public meeting at Seraj in Mandi district where he announced projects worth Rs 13 crores, Thakur said the government has launched Jan Manch to ensure that the issues and grievances of the general public were redressed in a time-bound manner.

    December 1, 2019
  • HIM Pragati portal an effective platform for project monitoring

    HIM Pragati portal an effective platform for project monitoring

    As per the budget announcement of Chief Minister, Jai Ram Thakur, the state government developed this portal with the help of National Informatics Centre (NIC), Himachal Pradesh, which was launched in October 2018 in the state.

    December 1, 2019
  • HP to identify land banks for setting up industry

    HP to identify land banks for setting up industry

    ‘Him Pragati’, an online monitoring system was launched by the State Government to ensure that investment projects get necessary approvals and clearances at the earliest.

    November 26, 2019
  • Gudiya case: Forensic experts’ testimony renews fears of botched up investigation

    Gudiya case: Forensic experts’ testimony renews fears of botched up investigation

    The experts, Dr HV Acharya and Hemangi Shah, both assistant directors in forensic science labs based in Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat had told a CBI court at Chandigarh that as per their observation, the crime was committed by more than one person.

    November 24, 2019
  • Flash floods fail to warn HP

    Flash floods fail to warn HP

    The furious waters had also swept away the village and the dreams of villagers, who had to re-build everything, from homes to agriculture farms.

    November 24, 2019