New CM Must Find New Development Model

Prof N.K. Singh Former Chairman, Task Force On Integrated Development, Panning Commission of India The current practice of mindless pursuit of polluting industry -hydro power craze model needs to be discarded due to latest worldwide…

Hunt Begins For Miss Himachal 2018

Himachal This Week The hunt for Miss Himachal 2018 has begun as auditions for Divya Himachal's mega event started from Dharamshala. Participation by thirty aspirants on the first day indicates towards increasing popularity of the event.…

Rampant Power Theft In Country

Y.S. Rana The writer is a Hamirpur based Himachali settled in Chandigarh Despite number of steps to stop power theft, the end result shows that electricity theft is substantial in magnitude. The extent of theft varies with the electoral…

From the Editor’s Desk

Himachali Concerns Himachal's contribution in safeguarding country's territorial sanctity needs no introduction but it should be analysed in the backdrop of national concerns. Federal importance of the state is viewed in the backdrop of…

Growing Inequality is Alarming in India

Vijay Sharma (The writer is based at Himmer, Hamirpur) Economic inequality is a hindrance to the process of growth and development of a developing country. Even though there is an economic growth in India, it is not able to reduce the…

Address Youth Employment Concerns In Budget

Karam Singh Thakur (The writer is based at Sundernagar, Mandi) The people have huge expectations from the new government, as Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur's government has an ample number of young faces. About 35.25% population of…

Readers’ Response

Adventure Sports Need Patronage This is regarding Himachal This Week's cover story of February 10, 2018, “Adventure Sports Need Patronage”. This hilly state has tremendous possibilities in adventure sports provided the state government…

Judiciary In Bangladesh Under Pressure

Kuldeep Nayar (The writer is a veteran Indian journalist, author and noted columnist.) The judiciary in Bangladesh is so much under pressure that it is difficult to believe the five-year sentence given to former Prime Minister and…

WWE Wrestling Event In Himachal

Himachal This Week Certainly, this news is big news for people in Himachal who love watching wrestling. Venues and dates have been decided for the upcoming WWE fights. Two seperate events will be held, one on April 28 in the Thodo Maidan…

Financial Help For Herbs Conservation In Himachal

Dabur company, a renowned name in herbal products will provide Rs. 35 lakh annually to the state for herbs conservation Himachal This Week, Shimla The villages in Himachal putting in efforts to conserve its biodiversity will also get a…

Fast Tag Chips To Remove Hassle At Toll Tax Barriers

Mukesh Kumar Install fast tag chips on your vehicles and set free from hassle of waiting in long queues at toll tax barriers. The process to install fast tag chips has begun and soon the magic of this chip will be witnessed everywhere in…

Cinematography: A Career Suited For Artistic People

Cinematography, an integral element in the art of making motion pictures, literally refers to the combined art and science of using a moving image camera. It is the process of recording visual images for the cinema and subsequent…

Gizmo Buzz

Xiomi Mi LED Smart TV Xiaomi has finally taken its first steps into India’s smart television space with the first ever launch of the Mi LED SmartTV 4. This is the first time Xiaomi has launched any television in India and with the Mi…

App Of The Week

Gmail Go App Google has released a new Gmail Go app, which is aimed at devices with low specs. It is the company’s newest app to join the Go apps lineup and is a 'lite' version of the original Gmail app. The Gmail Go app can work on…

Physicists Create New Form Of Light

Try a quick experiment: Take two flashlights into a dark room and shine them so that their light beams cross. Notice anything peculiar? The rather anticlimactic answer is, probably not. That's because the individual photons that make up…