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SJVNL presents dividend to state government

Shimla - Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited (SJVNL) today presented a cheque amounting to Rs.  Rs 52, 75 crore to Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh  as a dividend. Virbhadra Singh said that power sector was one of the important sectors for…

Anupam Kher is new FTII chairman

New Delhi - Veteran actor Anupam Kher was today appointed chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India, succeeding Gajendra Chauhan who had a controversial tenure as head of the Pune-based institute, officials in the Ministry of…

‘Media plays important role disaster situations’

Shimla - ‘‘Media plays an important role in pre-disaster and post-disaster situations with dual responsibility of sensitizing general public and reporting the facts in event of disaster’’, said Director Information & Public Relations…

HP implements health scheme for elders

Shimla - Himachal Pradesh government today implemented the Senior Citizen Health Insurance Scheme (SCHIS) to provide easy access to curative geriatric health care services by way of additional cover, an official release said. The scheme…

Complete RONET: Chief Electoral Officer to DCs

Shimla - Chief Electoral Officer Himachal Pradesh Pushpendra Rajput today held video conference with Deputy Commissioners-cum-District Election Officers of the state and reviewed preparedness of election machinery during ensuing assembly…

HP reduces VAT on petrol, diesel

Shimla - In order to give relief to the people from rising petrol and diesel prices the cabinet in its meeting held here today decided to reduce VAT on Petrol and diesel by one percent from existing tax rate. Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh…

Election department motivates college students

Shimla -   The state Election Department has launched a drive to help college students in preparing their photo voter cards. The district electoral officers have been directed to motivate college going students and other voters for making…

Guv participates in cleanliness campaign

Shimla -Governor Acharya Devvrat participated in the Cleanliness Campaign organized here today. He himself took a broom and cleaned certain parts of Lakkar Bazar. On this occasion, the Governor said that it was essential to preserve the…

Chopra hits 338 as HP score 729/8 decl

Dharamshala - Opener Prashant Chopra hit the first triple hundred of the current first-class season as Himachal Pradesh piled up a massive 729 for 8 declared against Punjab on the second day of the Ranji Trophy group D encounter. At stumps,…

File objections in electoral rolls in a week

Shimla - A spokesperson of state Election department said here today that in view of ensuing HP Vidhan Sabha Elections-2017, the updation and special summary revision of electoral rolls  was done from 1st July to 28th July, 2017. During the…

SC Justice delivers lecture on facets of Indian Constitution

Shimla - H.P. State Legal Services Authority with an idea to apprise society about different facets of Indian Constitution, organized Lecture on “Different Facets of Indian Constitution” at HP High Court today. Hon’ble Mr. Justice Adarsh…
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