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SJVNL’s Q1 profit 23.61 percent

SJVNL’s Q1 profit 23.61 percent

🕔14:41, 29.Jul 2014

Shimla, July 29  Public sector Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL), a company that owns and operates India’s largest hydropower project in Himachal Pradesh, Monday said it recorded 23.61 percent increase in profit after tax for this fiscal’s first quarter.

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Shimla gets Himachal’s first water-dispensing ATM

Shimla gets Himachal’s first water-dispensing ATM

🕔14:04, 29.Jul 2014

Shimla, July 29  Now, you can buy drinking water by using an ATM card in this Himachal Pradesh capital, the first in the state. Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Monday opened the innovative water dispensing system at the Ridge to provide

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Heavy rain in Himachal, rivers in spate

Heavy rain in Himachal, rivers in spate

🕔13:56, 29.Jul 2014

Shimla, July 29  The hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to experience moderate to heavy rainfall, causing landslides in some areas and blocking the highways, while all the major rivers and their tributaries were in spate, officials said. While Guler town

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Himachal fixes limit on stocking onions, potatoes

Himachal fixes limit on stocking onions, potatoes

🕔10:52, 10.Jul 2014

Shimla, July 10  Himachal Pradesh has fixed a limit on the quantity of onions and potatoes traders can stock with them to check hoarding, a minister said here Wednesday. “The government has limited the stockholding of onions and potatoes in

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Himachal’s Saach Pass reopens for motorists

Himachal’s Saach Pass reopens for motorists

🕔11:28, 8.Jul 2014

Shimla, July 8  Himachal Pradesh’s Saach Pass, the gateway to the picturesque Pangi Valley, has reopened for motorists after being closed for seven months due to snow, an official said Tuesday. The pass, located at an altitude of 14,500 feet

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Himachal seeks price hike of houses for poor

Himachal seeks price hike of houses for poor

🕔11:21, 4.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 4 Himachal Pradesh sought to increase the price of housing units constructed under the Rajiv Awas Yojna from Rs.500,000 to Rs.800,000 in order to meet the cost of site development. Speaking at a conclave of ministers of

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Himachal gets $100 million loan from World Bank

Himachal gets $100 million loan from World Bank

🕔12:24, 12.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 12  Himachal Pradesh got a $100 million development policy loan from the World Bank to enable the hill state to manage its natural resources. The agreement was signed here between the government of India, the state government

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BHEL commissions 4×130 MW Hydro-Electric Project in Himachal Pradesh

BHEL commissions 4×130 MW Hydro-Electric Project in Himachal Pradesh

🕔14:36, 23.May 2014

New Delhi, May 23: With the commissioning of the fourth and final 130 MW hydro generating unit at Parbati III Hydro Electric Project (HEP) in Himachal Pradesh, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned all the four units of

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