05 Apr 2012
A suspended BJP MP on Thursday went on a day-long hunger strike at the historic Ridge Ground here, protesting against the Lokayukta Bill introduced in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly.
12 Mar 2012
The weather can again play spoilsport for the people of Himachal Pradesh as heavy rains and snowfall are forecasted for high and medium altitude areas of the state. Also, hailstorms are expected to raise the troubles of those living in plains.
01 May 2011
For constructive and progressive journalism in 2009, three staff members of Dainik Jagran have been selected by the Himachal Pradesh government for coveted awards. These awards will be handed over by Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal in a function here on May 4.
06 Apr 2012
Himachal Pradesh is keen to expand its existing airports in Kullu and Kangra districts to strengthen air connectivity, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said here on Friday.
23 Feb 2012
In a bid to avoid excess of correspondence in departmental affairs, Himachal Pradesh Education Department prepares to create an online data base for all its employees. The department has instructed all the schools to feed the service book of all their employees under the PMIS programme.
01 Mar 2012
In a bid to ensure 70 percent employment for youth and minimum daily wages for industrial workers in Himachal Pradesh, the state government on Wednesday approved Rs 211.31 crore for the project.
21 Mar 2012
The teachers of the state who have been deployed for the correction of answer -sheets of students appearing for Himachal Pradesh Board Exams have been directed to complete the corrections within 25 days of the commencement of the exams.
20 Apr 2012
To minimize the damage in frequent earthquakes in the mountain range, the people of Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh have built quake resistant homes of bamboo, mortar and raw materials. Courtesey; 80-year-old DD Contractor Dalia.
20 Feb 2012
The festival of Mahashivratri on Monday is marked in a unique way in this town, popularly known as Chhoti Kashi, as it sees a congregation of over 200 deities from hundreds of village temples.
16 Feb 2012
The tribal populated Lahaul-Spiti district has earned the distinction of having highest female sex ratio in the country with 1,017 females per thousand males. This was announced by Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal while speaking on the inauguration of a two-day workshop on ‘Rights of Girl Child and Future Impact on Imbalanced Sex Ratio’ organized by HP Social Welfare Board on Wednesday.