Development plan for planned growth of Shimla town

Shimla/ April 26 A Development Plan for Shimla Plan area has been prepared to ensure systematic development of Shimla town and adjoining areas. This was disclosed by the Urban Development and Town and Country Planning Minister, Mahender Singh Thakur, here on Thursday. Thakur said that bypass, tunnel, bus terminal and parking would be constructed on […]

Three ‘fake teachers’ held

Three ‘fake teachers’ held Shimla/ April 25 The state vigilance department has arrested three teachers who were posted in different government schools of Himachal on the basis of fake transfer orders and fake identities. The accused have been identified as Jaswant Singh( Ambala), Devkant ( Rivari) and Kanwar Singh( Rivari). These teachers were posted as […]

HPERC hikes power tariffs for commercial consumers

HPERC revised power tariffs forced industrial consumers to suffer State government’s subsidy neutralise the hike for domestic consumers Shimla Himachal Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (HPREC) on Wednesday ordered to hike the power tariff for different categories. However, due to subsidy given by the state government, the revise in tariff would not affect the domestic consumers, […]

हिमाचल सरकार ने रोरिक मैमोरियल ट्रस्ट के साथ विवाद को नकारा

शिमला, 25 अप्रैल। हिमाचल सरकार ने कुल्लू के नग्गर स्थित अन्तर्राष्ट्रीय रोरिक मैमोरियल ट्रस्ट के साथ विवाद की खबरों को नकारा है। प्रदेश सरकार ने ट्रस्ट संबंधी समाचार को तथ्यों के विपरीत और भ्रामक बताते हुए कहा है कि यह अन्तर्राष्ट्रीय स्तर पर राज्य सरकार की छवि खराब करने का प्रयास है। प्रदेश सरकार ने […]

करमापा के खिलाफ मामला वापस लेगी हिमाचल सरकार

शिमला, 24 अप्रैल। हिमाचल सरकार ने तिब्बती धर्मगुरू व 17वें करमापा त्रिनले दोरजी को राहत प्रदान करते हुए उनके खिलाफ आपराधिक मामलों को वापस लेने का फैसला लिया है। राज्य के गृह विभाग ने इस संबंध में उना के जिला मैजिस्टे्रट के.आर. भारती को निर्देश दिया है। राज्य सरकार ने मंगलवार को विदेशी मुद्रा बरामदगी […]

Himalayan Niti Abhiyan opposes proposed Cement Sheet plant in Sirmaur for heath hazards reasons

Environmental groups demand Asbestos Free Himachal and ban use and manufacture of asbestos products Shimla/ April 23 Himalaya Niti Abhiyan and Toxics Watch Alliance (TWA) have demanded immediate stoppage of Delhi based Vardhman Roofings Private Ltd’s proposed lung cancer causing Asbestos Cement Sheet Plant at Kheri village of district Sirmaur. Environmental groups also demanded that […]

Pesticides lead to cancer in Himachal

Shimla/ April 21 The changing food habits, obesity, pollution and environmental degradation are the main reasons for the spread of cancer, but the overuse of pesticide, which was damaging the crops beyond control, was also a significant factor leading to the deadly disease. This was stated Vice Chancellor of Himachal Pradesh Horticulture and Forestry University, […]