Chamba: At a Little Glance

The town of Chamba, the district headquarter of Chamba district is situated in the western Himalayas between north latitudes 32°10' and 33°13' and east longitudes 75°45' and 77°33'. The town stands on a plateau on the right bank of the Ravi river valley between Dhauladhar and Zanskar ranges south of the inner Himalayas. This town was founded by Raja...

Mandi: At a Little Glance

The historic town of Mandi (800 m) is built along the banks of the river Beas. It has long been an important commercial centre and the sage Mandva is said to have meditated here. This one time capital of the princely state of Mandi is a fast developing town that still retains much of its original charm and character....

The annual Vyas Utsav 2011 starts in Bilaspur

Vyas utsav 2011 started in Bilaspur today. The president of organizing Vyas nagar samiti, Kamlender Kashyap and other members started Utsav with Maharishi Vyas’ blessing. This festival is a grooming platform for the talented artists. This is the 11th edition of Vyas utsav and features various competitive artistic forms like fancy dresses, dance competitions, singing competitions, various sports activities...

Water wastage-No one is paying attention to it!

The residents of Shimla are facing water shortage problem since last so many days. Take a look at the video above and you’ll know the reason. The water wastage out here (at stairs near Bhrata Sadan-Reliance office building, kasumpti). It’s not just this place; many other place in Shimla are witnessing the same scenario.

Fear of ecological damage halts new construction work in Reckong Peo

New constructions in the ecologically fragile areas of Reckong Peo have been stopped by the authority to check any further damage to the area. Instructions have been issued by the government after an expert team of the Geological Survey of India (GSI) submitted its report, recommending certain measures to check any further damage to the land, especially in the...