Gag orders: Himachal warns teachers of action if they criticise govt

Dharamshala, April 19 -- In an unprecedented and controversial move, the Himachal Pradesh higher education department has warned teachers, unions and employees against criticising the government. A c... Read More

Una police crack armed robbery case, 3 in police net, more arrests likely

Dharamshala, April 17 -- The Una police on Friday claimed to have cracked the March 15 armed robbery case and arrested three people, including a woman from Chandigarh. Four masked men had looted Rs.9... Read More

HP's toll touches 1,155 as 9 more succumb to virus

Dharamshala, April 17 -- Himachal Pradesh on Friday recorded 842 fresh Covid-19 infections, taking the state's caseload to 74,195. The death toll climbed to 1,155 after nine patients succumbed to the ... Read More

First-of-its-kind: Children's library setup in Chamba's Salooni

Dharamshala, April 15 -- Hoping to inculcate a reading habit among children, a dedicated children's library and activity centre has been set up at Talori village in the remote Salooni sub-division of ... Read More

Voting begins for final phase of elections for Sikyong, Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile

Dharamshala, April 11 -- Tibetans living in exile came out in large number to cast their vote in the final round of polling to elect the next Sikyong or president of the Central Tibetan administration... Read More

Visitors from 7 states will need Covid -ve report to enter Himachal after April 16

Dharamshala, April 11 -- A reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) negative report will be mandatory for those visiting Himachal Pradesh from seven high-caseload states after April 16... Read More

Ex-manager, aide held for defrauding KCC Bank of rRs.r2.39 crore

Dharamshala, April 9 -- A former Kangra Central Cooperative (KCC) Bank manager and his aide were arrested on Thursday for defrauding the bank of Rs.2.39 crore through forged records in 2017. The accu... Read More

BJP claims majority in Dharamshala as Independent joins its ranks

Dharamshala, April 9 -- The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has claimed majority in the Dharamshala municipal corporation after one of the independent councillors joined the party on Thursday. Th... Read More

Sewadar murders woman in HP: Villagers clash with cops, pelt stones

Dharamshala, April 8 -- Locals clashed with the police after the body of a 21-year-old woman was found buried in the fields near a temple in Jadla Koeri village in Una on Wednesday. The woman, a mast... Read More

Will probe corruption in Congress-ruled Dharamshala MC: BJP

Dharamshala, April 5 -- BJP's state party chief Suresh Kashyap on Sunday said the saffron party, if voted to power, will constitute a high-level committee to probe allegations of corruption in the Con... Read More