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Jan 26th, 2018

Himachal’s Thrust Forward

Himachal has progressed in different sectors after it came into existence as a full state in 1971. Successive governments led by chief ministers of both the main political parties in Himachal contributed immensely in the growth of this…

Himachal’s New CM Must Act Tough

There are many indications that new Chief Minister of the state, known to be a gentle soul, will like to carry the burden of babudum and hiscolleagues in assembly in goody-goody manner. Some wags often say inbazaars “Sabka saaath and sab ka…

HIMACHAL EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2017

In our endeavour to honour different personalities of Himachal to acknowledge their achievements and contribution to the society, Himachal This Week has chosen different categories of Himachalis. In addition one special category as…

Transfers For Good Governance In Himachal?

Political Analysis Himachal This Week Shuffling bureaucratic set with the change of guards has become a political tradition. However it can't be said with certainty that following such a tradition will always yield good results in…

Increasing Caesarean Births In Himachal

The percentage of caesarean deliveries conducted in private hospitals is 44.4% as compared to 16.4% in public hospitals More pregnant women in the region prefer to go under the knife instead of waiting for a normal delivery, if the data…

Dawn of a New Era in Himachal

Jai Ram Thakur  (Chief Minister ) 25th January is a momentous day for the people of Himachal Pradesh as it was on this historic day in 1971 that our State was granted full Statehood status. With this, Himachal Pradesh became 18th State…

From the Editor’s Desk

Chamba's Backwardness Union Government's Aspirational Scheme will change the scenario in Chamba that has been included in the list of most backward districts in the country. It provided political ground for many leaders bu their political…

Solution To RUSA Hurdle For Sports

Representation in sports and youth activities has decreased drastically at inter-college level after the implementation of Rashtriya Ucchtar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) system in Himachal. Earlier exams were conducted twice in a year. But now…

Diminishing Strength In Government Schools Is Not A Good Sign

Education is the foundation of a civilised society and a state grows if its citizens grow. It is the duty of a state to provide its people the best education. In the recent Himachal polls, public brought BJP back to the power with a clear…

Readers’ Response

Vidhan Sabha In Greeting Mode This is regarding Himachal This Week's cover story of January 13, 2018, “ Vidhan Sabha In Greeting Mode”. The winter session of Himachal assembly was of short duration during which members of both the parties…