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Himachal Pradesh Assembly passes GST Bill

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh assembly today unanimously approved the state Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, paving way to implement the biggest tax reform since...

Ruckus in Himachal Assembly, opposition member allegedly damages a mike in...

Shimla: On the second day of monsoon session, the state assembly witnessed pandemonium with the opposition BJP demanding clarification from Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh...

BJP stuck on CM’s resignation, House adjourned again

The stalemate in the Monsoon Session of the Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha between the opposition and the ruling party continued for the third day...

Himachal to regularise services of PTA appointed teachers systematically

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today informed the state assembly that services of over 6,000 teachers appointed through parents and teachers association (PTA)...

Over 1,800 sq km Himachal forests under weeds: Forest Minister

Forest Minister Thakur Singh Bharmouri revealed that more than 1,800 sq km of forest area in Himachal is under a canopy of weed and...

House sees uproar over renaming of schemes, Speaker adjourns House

The Himachal Pradesh Assembly witnessed pandemonium during a debate on changing the name of schemes after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. BJP members...

BJP walkout over Pong Dam oustees’ resettlement issue

The State BJP staged a walkout over the issue of resettlement of Pong Dam oustees. BJP leaders believed that that Pong Dam oustees didn’t...

Jagat Singh Negi elected Himachal Assembly Deputy Speaker

On the opening day of the budget session, Congress Kinnaur legilature Jagat Singh Negi was unanimously elected Deputy Speaker of the Himachal Pradesh Vidhan...

Murder accused Doon MLA takes oath in Vidhan Sabha

Murder accused Doon MLA Ram Kumar Chaudhary took oath today morning in Himachal Vidhan Sabha. Himachal assembly speaker Brij Bihari Lal Butail administered the...

Murder accused Doon MLA to take oath on January 24

A Panchkula court today allowed murder accused MLA Ram Kumar Chaudhary to take oath in Himachal legislative assembly on January 24. The decision came...

Congress demands FIR against JayPee cement plant, stages walkout

Congress again demanded registration of an FIR against Jay Prakash Associates Ltd for ‘violating’ environmental norms in setting up of a cement plant, and...

Congress all set to stop opposition to gherao Assembly

The Speaker of the Assembly, Tulsi Ram, said that the state government will not allow the Congress to gherao the Himachal Assembly complex on...