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Convicts freed early, ragging victim’s father slams system


August 18th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 18 (IANS) Four medical students who were convicted of ragging Aman Kachroo to death in a Himachal Pradesh college, are out of jail before completing the four-year rigorous ... Read more...

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Constitute pay commission within three months: Himachal court


December 29th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 29 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh High Court Thursday directed the state government to constitute an independent pay commission, within three months, to fix pay scales of the government ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Himachal to confiscate illegal property of public servants


June 25th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 25 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government of Himachal Pradesh is bringing in a new legislation to confiscate the illegally acquired property of public servants, an ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Himachal Pradesh Government to build international airport near Shimla


October 26th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh), Oct. 26 (ANI): The Government of Himachal Pradesh has announced plans to build an international airport near state capital Shimla.Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said 200 bighas of land ... Read more...

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Himachal Pradesh’s farmers earn profit from Kiwi fruit cultivation


September 27th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
By Prem ThakurKullu, Sep. 27 (ANI): Kiwi fruit cultivation has become a profitable venture for Himachal Pradesh's farmers after demand increased in the wake of the Commonwealth Games.There are four different varieties ... Read more...

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Century-old heritage theatre at Shimla a major tourist draw


May 18th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by ANI
By Hemant ChauhanShimla, May 17 (ANI): A larger number if domestic and foreign tourists are thronging the Over a century-old Gaiety Theatre at Shimla that has been thrown open recently.Built ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama expresses gratitude to Himachal’s people


April 30th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 30 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama Friday expressed his gratitude to the people and government of Himachal Pradesh for providing asylum to him and thousands of his countrymen ... Read more...

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Tibetans-in-exile mark 50 years of Dalai Lama’s stay in India


April 30th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
Dharmasala (Himachal Pradesh), Apr 30 (ANI): Tibetans-in-exile living in Himachal Pradesh are celebrating the 50th anniversary of their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama's arrival in Dharmasala town.The 14th Dalai Lama arrived in ... Read more...

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Mobile governance launched in Himachal Pradesh


October 5th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Oct.5 (ANI): The Government of Himachal Pradesh has taken the initiave to provide a range of government-related services and informations to the public through the mobile network which is one of ... Read more...

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Himachal Pradesh Govt. moves to produce IT friendly business landscape


September 18th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.18 (ANI): Recognizing the enormous potential of Information Technology in acting as a catalyst for the Tier - II growth of Suburban India, The Government of Himachal Pradesh (GoHP) is ... Read more...

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Jindal loses Nepal bid to another Indian firm


August 17th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 17 (IANS) Jindal Steel and Power Ltd, the third largest Indian steel manufacturer whose owners are ranked among the 20 richest Indians by Forbes magazine, has lost its bitter battle ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rampant smuggling of Maple trees concern Himachal residents


June 21st, 2009 - 10:25 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, June 21 (ANI): Rampant smuggling of maple tree wood through border areas of Tibet and China in Himachal Pradesh state has become a serious cause of concern for residents in Himachal ... Read more...

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Security in Himachal Pradesh intensified after militant threats


March 21st, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Mar 21 (ANI): The government of Himachal Pradesh has intensified the security measures at six hydel project sites in the state, including the Bhakra Dam, after receiving several threats from ... Read more...

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Himachal Pradesh tribals demand forest rights


February 18th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Kinnaur (Himachal Pradesh), Feb 18 (ANI): Tribals and other forest dwellers in Himachal Pradesh protested against non-implementation of forest rights in Kinnaur recently. The protestors alleged that the government of Himachal Pradesh ... Read more...

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Rehabilitation home for women in Himachal Pradesh


January 27th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Hemant Chauhan Mashobra (HP), Jan 27 (ANI): A rehabilitation home for neglected women has been set up by the Department of Welfare and Social Justice of Himachal Pradesh State Government. Thanks to ... Read more...

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Floriculture becoming popular in Himachal Pradesh


December 19th, 2008 - 8:17 pm ICT by ANI
By Hemant Chauhan Mahog, (Himachal Pradesh), Dec.19 (ANI): Hundreds of villagers in Himachal Pradesh, who took to floriculture, are benefiting by employing latest techniques for a better yield. The high altitude of ... Read more...

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Himachal Pradesh’’s apple crop infected by fungus


August 8th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
By Hemant Chauhan Shimla, Aug 8 (ANI): Apple farmers in Himachal Pradesh are worried about their crop being affected by the leaf drop disease this year. The ''Marsonina'' disease is bound to have ... Read more...

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