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After water crisis, Shimla now facing shortage in fuel supply

After water crisis, Shimla now facing shortage in fuel supply

🕔07:08, 15.Jun 2022

Triggered by high demand amidst tourist season, and the reduced supply by the oil companies, Himachal Pradesh’s Shimla is witnessing a petrol and diesel crisis these days. Shimla, June 15 (IANS) Triggered by high demand amidst tourist season, and the reduced

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Prez Kovind to visit Atal Tunnel in Himachal on June 11

Prez Kovind to visit Atal Tunnel in Himachal on June 11

🕔17:07, 8.Jun 2022

President Ram Nath Kovind will arrive in Shimla on June 11 to visit the Atal Tunnel, which has become an attraction for tourists from around the world. Shimla, June 8 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind will arrive in Shimla on June

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Anurag Thakur launches rainwater harvesting in 61 schools in HP

Anurag Thakur launches rainwater harvesting in 61 schools in HP

🕔17:48, 7.Jun 2022

Union Information and Broadcasting and Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Tuesday visited Bal school Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh and launched rainwater harvesting in 61 Government Schools from there virtually. Shimla, June 7 (IANS) Union Information and Broadcasting and Sports Minister Anurag

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Himachal to ban single-use plastic from July 1

Himachal to ban single-use plastic from July 1

🕔17:37, 5.Jun 2022

The central government has decided to stop single-use plastic from July 1, which the Himachal Pradesh is also going to implement, Additional Chief Secretary Prabodh Saxena said on Sunday. Shimla, June 5 (IANS) The central government has decided to stop single-use

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‘Bijli Utsav’ organized by REC in Himachal Pradesh as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

‘Bijli Utsav’ organized by REC in Himachal Pradesh as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

🕔15:29, 3.Jun 2022

Dadogi, Himachal Pradesh, June 03As part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ – to celebrate 75 years of Independence, REC Limited, a public infrastructure finance company under the Ministry of Power organized a ‘Bijli Utsav’ on 03rd June 2022 in Dadogi

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I’m just ‘pradhan sevak’ of 130 crore people: Modi

I’m just ‘pradhan sevak’ of 130 crore people: Modi

🕔14:03, 31.May 2022

Shimla, May 31 (IANS) Donning a Himachali cap, Narendra Modi on Tuesday said in the last eight years of his government, he never thought of himself as the Prime Minister (PM), but as a ‘pradhan sevak’ (prime servant) of the country.

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World Bank to support Himachal become India’s first green state

World Bank to support Himachal become India’s first green state

🕔11:18, 17.Mar 2022

World Bank Vice-President for South Asia, Hartwig Schafer, on Wednesday concluded a two-day visit to the state with a plan to make it the first green state in India. Shimla, March 17 (IANS) World Bank Vice-President for South Asia, Hartwig Schafer,

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Modi greets on Himachal’s statehood day

Modi greets on Himachal’s statehood day

🕔11:50, 25.Jan 2022

Shimla, Jan 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday greeted the people of Himachal Pradesh on its statehood day. “I wish that the state nestled in the lap of nature moves ahead continuously on the path of progress and also

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Shimla sees season’s heaviest snowfall

Shimla sees season’s heaviest snowfall

🕔12:47, 23.Jan 2022

Shimla, Jan 23 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh capital on Sunday witnessed the season’s heaviest snowfall, which snapped road links but tourists made merry by hurling snowballs at one another. “Shimla and its nearby areas have been experiencing snowfall since Saturday evening,”

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Himachal provides tap water connections to all schools, anganwadis

Himachal provides tap water connections to all schools, anganwadis

🕔07:29, 22.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Congratulating Himachal Pradesh for providing tap water connections at 100 per cent schools and anganwadi centres, Union Drinking Water and Sanitation Secretary Vini Mahajan said that this will help in reducing water-borne ailments among children. “Safe

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Heavy snowfall in Himachal closes over 400 roads

Heavy snowfall in Himachal closes over 400 roads

🕔14:27, 9.Jan 2022

Shimla, Jan 9 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh on Sunday continued to experience moderate to heavy snowfall, temporarily closing over 400 roads, officials said here. Roads in Kinnaur district and towns in Shimla district such as Narkanda, Jubbal, Kharapathar, Rohru and Chopal have

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PM reviews ‘Made in India’ low-cost landslide monitoring system at Mandi

PM reviews ‘Made in India’ low-cost landslide monitoring system at Mandi

🕔07:15, 28.Dec 2021

New Delhi/Mandi, Dec 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reviewed the Landslide Monitoring and Early Warning System developed by the Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi during his visit to Himachal Pradesh. Developed by IIT Mandi’s Associate Professor, School of

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Himachal reports first Omicron patient in the state

Himachal reports first Omicron patient in the state

🕔06:49, 27.Dec 2021

Shimla, Dec 27 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh on Sunday reported the first case of Omicron variant. The patient, a woman from Khalyar in Himachal’s Mandi district, arrived in India from Canada on December 3 and was home isolated for 14 days. She

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Climate change cannot be ignored or neglected: German envoy

Climate change cannot be ignored or neglected: German envoy

🕔18:45, 18.Dec 2021

Shimla, Dec 18 (IANS) Climate change is a topic that cannot be ignored or neglected anymore. It manifests in different ways and support from developed countries is required for developing countries, German Ambassador to India, Walter J. Lindner, said on Saturday.

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Cabinet clears funding for Lakhwar, Renuka projects, e-flow for Yamuna promised

Cabinet clears funding for Lakhwar, Renuka projects, e-flow for Yamuna promised

🕔07:17, 16.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved central funding of 90 per cent of water component for two hydro projects – the Renukaji Dam Project (Himachal Pradesh) and Lakhwar Multipurpose Project (Uttarakhand). “Among other benefits, the decision

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4,669 hectares of fields in Himachal covered with solar fencing

4,669 hectares of fields in Himachal covered with solar fencing

🕔12:34, 6.Dec 2021

Shimla, Dec 6 (IANS) For preventing the crop damaged by wild animals, the Himachal Pradesh government is implementing the Mukhya Mantri Khet Sanrakshan Yojana. Under this scheme, 4,669.20 hectares have been protected by installing solar power fences, officials said on Sunday.

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Army rescues 205 tourists stuck in Himachal

Army rescues 205 tourists stuck in Himachal

🕔19:58, 19.Oct 2021

Shimla, Oct 19 (IANS) The Indian Army has rescued 205 civilians stranded in the high-altitude Spiti subdivision in Himachal Pradesh’s Lahaul-Spiti district owing to untimely heavy snowfall, district officials said on Tuesday. The civilians, mostly tourists, were travelling from Pooh to

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Himachal to have food testing lab

Himachal to have food testing lab

🕔06:51, 18.Oct 2021

Shimla, Oct 18 (IANS) To enable growers to certify organic testing of their fruits and vegetables, a food testing lab is being set up in Solan town in Himachal Pradesh with the assistance by the Union Ministry of Food Processing Industries.

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Centre sanctions medical devices park in Himachal

Centre sanctions medical devices park in Himachal

🕔10:00, 25.Sep 2021

Shimla, Sep 25 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has been sanctioned a medical devices park, first in north India, by the Central government with the grant-in-aid of Rs 100 crore, said Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur. Thakur thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for

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PRESIDENT OF INDIA ADDRESSES SPECIAL SESSION OF HIMACHAL PRADESH LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY

PRESIDENT OF INDIA ADDRESSES SPECIAL SESSION OF HIMACHAL PRADESH LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY

🕔16:40, 17.Sep 2021

All Indians are proud of the development story written by the people of Himachal Pradesh in the past 50 years, said the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind. He was addressing the special session of Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly in

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