CM urges Union Government to sanction all pending bills

Chief Minister Prof. Prem Kumar Dhumal asked the Union Government to sanction all pending bills of the state as they have been unattended to for a long time. He added that these bills have already been cleared by the Vidhan Sabha and only need to get sanction from President of India. Prof. Dhumal also requested the Home Ministry to...

Himachal seeks merit based recruitment in Para military forces

While speaking at the Chief Ministers’ conference on internal security at New Delhi, state CM Prof. Prem Kumar Dhumal stressed that the recruitment for ITBP, CRPF, CISF, para military forces be on merit and added that recruitment policy should be formulated accordingly. He also stressed the need to change the recruitment policy as many talented and vibrant youth from...

Private Companies Playing the Game by Their Own Rules

Turning a blind eye towards rules and regulations, private companies in Spiti have started working in their own accord. A fresh incident proving the same has come up in Lahulghati where a 90 MW power project has come out from the hiding. Without taking the required AOC from the forest and environment ministry, a private company is all set...

CM approves 1000 post for teachers

In a Cabinet Meeting, CM granted approval for filling of 225 posts of Shastri, 450 posts of Language Teacher, 200 posts of Art Teacher and 125 posts of Physical Education Teacher in the Department of Elementary Education in accordance with old as well as new Recruitment and Promotion Rules. However, the selected teachers had to acquire requisite educational qualification...

Women taken on pretext of marriage raped repeatedly, accused nabbed

Devbhumi Himachal is once again tainted with lust as a woman reports of alleged rape against her. The women has complained at Nirmand police station that Anil of Sarchi village in Banjar allegedly abducted her and then raped her repeatedly. She said that she was taken on the pretext of marriage by Anil and was raped. The SP in...