Mild snowfall in Lahaul and Spiti, rain lashes several parts of Himachal; 11 roads closed
On Friday, the MeT office issued a 'yellow' alert for thunderstorms and lightning on April 1 and 3-4 as a fresh Western Disturbance is likely to affect Northwest India from the night of April 2.
Himachal signs Rs 4k cr MoU on green energy
This is in keeping with the resolve expressed Himachal Pradesh CM, Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu to turn the state into the ‘First Green State’ by 2025.
Punjab, Haryana Houses pass resolution against Himachal’s ordinance on water cess
Khattar on the last day of the state’s Budget session moved a resolution to oppose the Himachal ordinance, which was unanimously supported and passed by the House.
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Himachal Pradesh has a debt of Rs 75,000 cr plus a Rs 1,000 cr arrears of OROP, but govt is determined to raise revenue from additional sources like water cess & liquor biz
Himachal Budget focuses on green energy, health
Fulfilling the election promise, Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu govt says over 2.3 lakh women will get a monthly pension Rs 1,500 in first phase
Govt school students of classes 1-8 in Himachal will get free school uniforms
The Himachal Pradesh government through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) will transfer an amount of Rs 600 to every student of Class 1 to 8.
Frequency of landslides increasing in Himachal Pradesh
There are 17,120 landslide-prone sites in the state out of which 675 are near critical infrastructure and habitations.
Himachal Pradesh CM Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu sets deadline for dam work
Delayed projects incur increased costs and losses to the state, therefore it needed to be completed within the stipulated timeframe.
12 children fall ill after eating poisonous fruits in Himachal's Una
The children living with their families in Lalsinghi village swallowed poisonous fruits from a nearby forest when their parents had gone to work last evening.
Inadequate rains: 15-30 percent of Rabi crops damaged in Himachal
In five districts of Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Mandi, Shimla and Sirmaur up to 33 per cent of Rabi crops have been damaged.
5 killed as car rams into labourers in Himachal; driver had licence only for two-wheeler
In another accident, three persons were killed after their car fell into a gorge near Khari on the Shivpur-Bhavai road Sirmaur district late on Monday night.
Religious harmony: Muslim couple marry in temple run by Hindu group in Himachal
The wedding took place on Thakur Satyanarayan temple complex premises in Rampur that is run by Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP).
Wildlife alive! Jumbo journey from Uttarakhand to Himachal
A herd of elephants from Uttarakhand was seen moving up to Nahan forest area of Sirmaur district in Himachal Pradesh.
Himachal to start pilot project for bio-energy production from pine needles, bamboo: CM
The state government is all set to partner with the Indian School of Business (ISB) to provide policy inputs and research support for the emerging bio-energy sector.
HP Governor Shiv Pratap Shukla hospitalised after chest pain
Shukla, a BJP leader and former Union Minister, assumed the charge as the 29th Governor of Himachal Pradesh on February 18.
Sukhu dissolves ‘tainted’ Himachal Pradesh staff selection panel
The employees of the Staff Selection Commission have been transferred to the surplus pool and they are given options to join departments of their choice.
6k orphan kids to benefit from Himachal CM’s Sukh Aashray Yojana
About 6,000 orphan children of the state benefited from the ‘Mukhya Mantri Sukh-Aashray Yojana’ started by the Sukhvinder Singh Skhu led Himachal Pradesh Government.
Himachal Pradesh plans to use drones to monitor govt schemes, illegal mining & poaching
The world has entered an era of advanced technology and it is the need of the hour for the government to adopt modern practices for rapid growth and efficiency in all sectors, he said.
Himachal govt decides to adopt orphaned kids
The Rs 101-crore scheme will cover orphans and also those staying with their relatives, specially-abled children, destitute women as well as senior citizens.
Himachal Pradesh CM to babus: Speed up land acquisition compensation
Sukhu directed the district administrations, “Settle all the compensation cases to avoid inconvenience to the people.”
Rahul Gandhi to file appeal in Gujarat court on April 3 against conviction in defamation case
Gujarat court acquits all 26 accused in 2002 gangrape and multiple murders case
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