Former HP minister Shyama Sharma succumbs to virus

Shimla, Sept. 22 -- Former Himachal Pradesh Minister and three-term legislator from Nahan Shyama Sharma died due to Covid-19 on Monday. She was 70 years old. Sharma, as per her family, was ill for pa... Read More

J&K, death toll crosses 1,000 mark; 1,036 fresh cases reported

SRINAGAR, Sept. 22 -- As many as 1,036 fresh cases of Covid-19 were reported in J&K on Monday. With 23 more deaths, the toll has surpassed 1,000. According to officials, 573 cases were reported in Ka... Read More

Now, senior PDP leaders meet, first time after 370 revocation

SRINAGAR, Sept. 22 -- The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday held a meeting of its senior leaders here for the first time since J&K's special status was revoked by Centre in August last year. Th... Read More

Schools reopen in J&K with 50% staff, not many students turn up

JAMMU, Sept. 22 -- Though government schools for senior students re-opened across Jammu and Kashmir after a gap of nearly six months on Monday, students, by and large, were conspicuous by their absenc... Read More

Schitt's Creek wins big at the 'Pand-Emmy's'

Los Angeles, Sept. 22 -- Host Jimmy Kimmel opened the Emmys Sunday from an empty Los Angeles theater filled with cardboard cutouts of A-listers, as Hollywood's first major Covid-19-era awards show beg... Read More

Fallen HP soldier's kin return gallantry award

SHIMLA, Sept. 22 -- The family of a Kirti Chakra awardee soldier from Kangra district reached Raj Bhavan here on Monday to return the gallantry award to the governor as they blamed the successive stat... Read More

Modi likely to open Atal Tunnel on October 3

Shimla, Sept. 22 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to inaugurate Atal Tunnel under the 3,978-metre-high Rohtang Pass on the Leh-Manali highway in Himachal Pradesh on October 3. Stating this w... Read More

Experts for structural changes to save Shimla's sinking heart

Shimla, Sept. 22 -- In a bid to save The Ridge from sinking in the heart of Shimla, the public works department is changing its structural design on the advice of experts from Indian Institute of Tech... Read More

SIT probe reveals nexus between hospital & pvt lab

Amritsar, Sept. 21 -- The special investigation team (SIT) of Punjab Police investigating the preparation of fake covid-19 reports in Amritsar in June has found that the accused 'defrauded' innocent c... Read More

HP govt to make adventure tourism safer with better tech: Minister

Shimla, Sept. 21 -- Adventure tourism will be made safer in Himachal Pradesh with the use of technology and new rules are being prepared for it, language art and culture minister Govind Singh Thakur s... Read More