Gizmo Buzz

Honor 7X Chinese telecom company Huawei has launched its new smartphone Honor 7X in India. The new smartphone features a 5.93-inch full HD display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and a 2.5D glass protection. The smartphone is powered by a…

App Of The Week

Airtel Pocket TV App Bharti Airtel, India’s largest telecommunications services provider has launched a new version of its Airtel TV app with a wider content bouquet and a new user interface. The OTT app is designed to deliver the…

New Evidence Supports HIV Screening In Young Adulthood

A new study suggests that the most beneficial age for a one-time screening HIV test of the general population would be age 25. The report led by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) working with the U.S. Centers for Disease…

Challenges Galore At Tapovan

With the new BJP government having taken over the reins in Himachal, challenges galore before different departments to take the state on the path of development and economic prosperity. Major focus will be on seven departments including…

Congress Must Clear Confusion Of Opposition Leader

Political Analysis Himachal This Week It has become order of the day in Congress party that matters continue to hang fire and delays are often taking away the opportunity to move ahead. Leader of Opposition normally should be the…

Himachal Congress Can Reform After Defeat

Prof N.K. Singh Former Chairman International Airports Authority of India Last elections concluded with victory for Virbhadra Singh and his sonwhen the Congress party went down the hill to its rock bottom. Belatedly the party in Himachal…

Himachal Ki Awaz Season 6 : Passion For Title

800 Aspirants turn up for auditions held at 11 venues across Himachal Himachal This Week Auditions for Divya Himachal's mega event Himachal Ki Awaz Season 6 concluded with the last edition organised in industrial belt at Nalagarh. About…

Monsoon’s Role In Collapse Of Indus Valley Civilisation

Y.S. Rana The writer is a Hamirpur based Himachali settled in Chandigarh It is time to rewrite history text books as a new research study has revealed that weak summer monsoon had played a key role in the collapse of Indus Valley…

Trumping Up A New Warning

Kuldeep Nayar (The writer is a veteran Indian journalist, author and noted columnist.) However, former President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai, has welcomed Trump’s outburst, while calling for establishing a joint US-regional coalition to…

From the Editor’s Desk

Hitting Tourism The police resorting to caning at McLeodganj was not an effort to contain law and order situation but was a strict action without giving it a thought. Tourists who faced lathi charge will find difficult to forget Himachal's…

Policy Makers Should Understand Aspirations of Young Minds

Anuj Kumar Acharya (The writer is based at Baijnath) Much has changed in the country in last two decades. The new trend on economic fronts and a wave of brand culture has its affects on middle class Indian mind too adding wings to their…

Readers’ Response

Himachal's Historic Election This is regarding Himachal This Week's cover story of December 23, 2017, “Himachal's Historic Election”. Himachali voters have given clear mandate to the Bharatiya Janata Party this time besides maintaining the…

Chief Minister For Making Himachal Debt Free

Himachal This Week Himachal is reeling under a debt liability of Rs 46,500 crore at present and the new BJP government intends to take initiatives to make this hilly state debt free. This has been indicated by Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur…

Cooch Behar Trophy : Himachal Registers Emphatic Victory

Himachal This Week Himachal recorded a massive victory by an innings and 233 runs over Jammu 7 Kashmir in Cooch Behar Cricket Trophy match played at Nadaun. J & K team was bowled out for 228 runs in the first innings and could score…