Meeting of Cabinet Sub-Committee on 25th April

Meeting of Cabinet Sub-Committee for implementation of Constitution (85th Amendment) Act-2001 will held on 25th April, 2011 under the Chairmanship of Revenue Minister Thakur Gulab Singh at Shimla. The Sub-Committee will attend by the Education Minister I.D. Dhiman, Irrigation and Public Health Minister Ravinder Singh Ravi, Industries Minister Kishan Kapoor, Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Minister Jai Ram Thakur,...

Skill Development Projects to uplift minority community

Director Rural Development, Dr. R.N. Batta said that State Government is implementing two Skill Development Projects to impart training to the minority youth. These projects will start in district Chamba, Sirmaur, Bilaspur, Hamirpur and Una by HIMCON and IL&FS. Dr. Batta was presiding over a meeting regarding upliftment of minority community. He said that the minority youth would be imparted...

Govt. decides to inspect 10 private universities, sets up teams for the same

Education has become a minting source for any influential person or group with good contacts in politics and autocracy. This is no different a story in the state of Himachal. Besides the numerous coaching institutes fooling young aspiring students, there are several sub-standard private universities that have been providing degrees and diplomas despite correct registration and other formalities. Now,...

People of Lahul and Pangi forced to cross Rohtang Pass on foot

Tribal’s of Lahul and Pangi, who are stranded in Kullu are loosing their patient. About 500 people of Lahul and Pangi are still waiting for their turn for helicopter service at Bhunter. Irregular schedules, due to government compulsions, bad weather and unavailability of 20 seated helicopter, have compounded their problems. With the government apathy now stranded people are ready...

Government aiming to transfer Hamirpur into an education hub

Hamirpur will be an educational hub said technical education minister Narinder Bragta in Hamir Bhawan Hamirpur. He was discussing progress of technical education with the district officers here. Bragta said that state government has firm determination to boot technical education in the state. Hamirpur district will fix mile stones in this sector and keeping that 4th university of state...