Gorkha Welfare Board meeting held at Dharamshala

Scheduled11th Meeting of Gorkha Welfare Board held at Dharamshala that is presided by the Chief Minister of the State. In the meeting board demands to consider relaxation of physical fitness norms for recruitment of candidates from Gorkha Community in Police Force and demands to abolish the Recruitable Male Population (RMP) formula so eligible youth can join the forces. Chief...

Chief Minister Conducts surprise check on Government Offices

Chief Minister Prof. Prem Kumar Dhumal conducted surprise check of Zonal Hospital, Zonal Office of Public Works Department and State Electricity Board and found many employees absent from duty. He shocked with the unhygienic conditions in many offices and also found many offices using coal, which is already banned in the state for the various health hazards reasons. Aghast...

Indian Institute of Information Technology to soon open in the State

Himachal Pradesh is one of the best ranked States when it comes to literacy rates in the country, thus it is more than fitting for the State to have an Indian Institute of Information Technology and other national level institutes and collages. It has been a long term effort of the Himachal Pradesh government to demand an IIIT for...

HP apple growers to finally benefit from the much awaited anti-hail gun

Himachal Pradesh will become the first state in Asia to benefit from the merits of an anti-hail gun for the apple growers in the state. The equipment has been tested and an installation worth Rs 3 crore has been set up in Shimla. Hail guns have been installed in three different locations, while the radar is setup at Kara...

IGMC awards student MBBS degree without completing internship

Shimla-based Indira Gandhi Medical College can't seem to stay away from controversies. Tainted often for poor medical facilities and lack of doctors, the Medical College is now under scanner for awarding a MBBS degree to medical student living in the USA, who hasn’t completed his internship at the college. It is mandatory for every medical student to complete 6...