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Himachal CM lays foundation stone of Interstate Bus stand at Jassur

SHIMLA: While addressing a largely attended public meeting at Jassur in Kangra district today after attending the meeting of state executive of Mahila Morcha, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said that it was impossible to even think of development of a society without active participation of women in all spheres of development. He said that today girls were excelling in all spheres of development which was a very healthy sign for overall development of the society.

Himachal reels under severe cold after snow

SHIMLA:  Majority of Himachal Pradesh reeled under severe cold on Saturday, with the minimum temperature staying below freezing point owing to this week's snow and rainfall, weather officials said.

Kupwara boy selected for Vijay Merchant Trophy U-16

SRINAGAR: Basit Bashir Lone of Kupwara has been selected for the Jammu and Kashmir’s cricket team under-16 for Vijay Merchant Trophy.

Journalists should focus more on developmental stories: Jai Ram Thakur

SHIMLA: The state level function on the occasion of National Press Day on the theme- 'Journalism Ethics and Challenges in Digital Era' was organised here today by the H.P Information and Public Relations Department.

CM announces one time scholarship to 20 topper students of Bal Ashrams

SHIMLA: The state government would provide one time scholarship of Rs. 10,000 each to ten boys and ten girls living in Bal Ashrams topping in joint merit list of the Bal Ashrams/Bal Grih of the state, from 8th to 12th standard annual examinations under the Mukhya Mantri Bal Uddhar Yojana.

A Full Court Reference was held in the High Court to mourn the sad demise of Justice S.N.Phukan

SHIMLA: A Full Court Reference was held today in the High Court to mourn the sad demise of Justice S.N.Phukan, former Chief Justice High Court of Himachal Pradesh. Justice S.N.Phukan had passed away on 11th November, 2018 at Jorhat. He remained as Chief Justice of Himachal Pradesh High Court from 1.3.1995 to 1.8.1996.

Scouts and Guides plays constructive role in society: CM

SHIMLA:  Scouting was contributing to the education of young people, through a value system based on the Scout Promise and Law to help build a better world where people are self-fulfilled as individuals and play a constructive role in society. Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur stated this while presiding over the State Council Meet of The Bharat Scouts and Guides held here today.

Himachal Startup poised to create employment avenues for youth: CM

 SHIMLA:  Himachal Startup was poised turn the educated youth from job seekers to job providers and in order to give support to the 'startup' and 'innovation projects' the state government would provide all possible assistance to the youth to develop entrepreneurship.
 This was stated by the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while flagging off the 'startup Yatra' van for the state from his official residence Oak Over, here today.

CS urges for resuming construction work on Pinjore-Nalagarh NH

SHIMLA : Chief Secretary B.K Agarwal participated in a meeting held as per the orders of H.P High Court regarding early completion of Pinjore-Nalagarh national highway at New Delhi today.

Manali, Narkanda get season's 1st snowfall

SHIMLA: There was overnight moderate snowfall in Manali and Narkanda, the season's first, a Met official said on Thursday as snow continued to elude the Himachal Pradesh capital here.

GOI agrees to notify upcoming industrial areas in Himachal as DFPs

SHIMLA: Chief Secretary B.K Agarwal met Secretary, Food and Processing government of India Pushpa Subramaniam at New Delhi today and discussed various issues related to the food processing industry and urged for immediate intervention regarding approvals of projects.

CM Lays Foundation Stone of DNA Block of RFSL at Dharamshala

Dharmshala: Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today laid foundation stone of DNA Block of Regional Forensic Science Laboratory (RFSL) Northern Range, Dharamshala in Kangra district. This block would be constructed at a cost Rs. one crore and it will help the districts of Chamba, Kangra, Una to get DNA reports from RFSL Dharamshala.

Children role vital in spreading Awareness on drug abuse: CM

SHIMLA: Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur flagged off an anti drug rally of school students from the Ridge today, organized by the Press Club Shimla. Presiding over the programme the Chief Minister emphasized on the role of children in the fight against drug abuse. He said that children can give new strength to the anti drug campaign because their role in the society is vital. Jai Ram Thakur said that if children restrain, only then it's possible to uproot the evil of drug abuse. The lesson of social obligation cannot be taught in the classroom only, but by joining such events children work as messengers among the society. To make this campaign successful one has to work with utmost diligence and success is possible only when it is joined by each and every section of the society.

CM presides over closing ceremony of HP Police Sports Meet

SHIMLA: Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while presiding over the closing ceremony of 50th Himachal Pradesh Police Sports Meet held at Dharamshala in Kangra district here today said that one thousand Police personnel would be recruited in the State Police Department soon to ensure smooth functioning of the Department. He announced establishment of Police Housing Corporation in the State. He said that Rs. 50 crore would be provided for police housing in the State.

Himachal bans school vehicles older than 15 years

SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh has banned plying of school buses older than 15 years and fixed the age of drivers to 60 to ensure the safety of students, an official said here on Sunday.

Punjab teams for Sub-Junior National B'Ball

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Basketball Association general secretary Tej Singh Dhaliwal today announced the state's boys and girls teams which will compete in the 45th Sub-Junior National Championship at Kangra (Himachal Pradesh) from November 12 to 18.

AICTE to revamp Technical Education System in the Country

MOHALI: “To make over 35 lakh youth studying in over 10,000 All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) approved Institutes of the Country more skilled and industry oriented, AICTE would make major revamping in its curriculum”

Cold to intensify in Himachal with chances of snow, rain

SHIMLA: An intense cold will intensify in Himachal Pradesh as the Met office forecast chances of more rainfall and snowfall in the state from Friday.

Winter session of H.P. Vidhan Sabha from 10th to 15th December, 2018 at Dharamshala

SHIMLA: The Cabinet in its meeting held here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur decided to recommend the Governor to convene winter session of H.P. Vidhan Sabha from 10th to 15th December, 2018 at Dharamshala which will have six sittings.

Advisory issued not to venture in high altitude areas in Himachal Pradesh

SHIMLA: The state government has issued advisory to the tourists and local residents of the state not to visit high altitude areas.


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