HIMUDA sold plots, flats worth Rs.64-cr in 2019-20: Bhardwaj

Shimla, Sept. 21 -- The Himachal Pradesh Urban Development Authority (HIMUDA) sold plots, flats and other commercial properties worth Rs.64 crores in the financial year 2019-20, urban development mini... Read More

Virus claims five more lives in Himachal, toll 118

Dharamshala, Sept. 21 -- Himachal Pradesh on Sunday recorded five deaths and 129 fresh coronavirus infections, taking the total number of positive cases in the state to 12,037. Of the new cases, 59 w... Read More

Schools to reopen for classes 9 to 12 today

SHIMLA, Sept. 21 -- Schools will reopen for the students of Classes 9 to 12 from Monday onwards in the state. The state cabinet gave its nod to open schools outside the containment zones in the state... Read More

Politicos oppose partial reopening of schools in J&K amid case surge

JAMMU, Sept. 21 -- The J&K administration's decision to re-open schools for senior students amid the sudden spike in Covid cases and deaths in the union territory has drawn flak from the political qua... Read More

14 deaths due to Covid, 1,457 new cases in J&K

SRINAGAR, Sept. 21 -- Fourteen more fatalities related to coronavirus infection took the death toll in Jammu and Kashmir past the 1,000-mark, while 1,457 fresh cases pushed the cases tally to 63,990 o... Read More

Srinagar airport gets new baggage scanner with explosive check

SRINAGAR, Sept. 21 -- To enhance security and screening of passengers, the latest inline baggage system (ILBS), which can also detect explosives, was installed at the Srinagar airport on Sunday. It w... Read More

CCI to start buying cotton from Oct 1

BATHINDA, Sept. 21 -- The Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) has been allowed by the Punjab government to add 13 more purchase centres as cotton harvesting is set to pick up from the next week in semi-... Read More

Punjab minister calls for arhtiyas to protest

Sangrur, Sept. 21 -- Punjab school education and public works minister Vijay Inder Singla held a meeting with the state body of arhtiya community on Sunday, and gave a call to them to protest against ... Read More

Police bust interstate arms racket, 7 held in Jalandhar

Jalandhar, Sept. 21 -- The Jalandhar commissionerate police busted an interstate arms racket on Sunday and arrested seven persons, recovering 12 pistols of .32 bore and 15 live cartridges from them. ... Read More

After Rohtang, focus shifts to Shinku La tunnel between Ladakh and Lahaul

Shimla, Sept. 20 -- With Atal Tunnel, formerly known as the Rohtang Tunnel on the Manali-Leh highway, set to be opened for traffic this month-end, the Centre has set the ball rolling for the construct... Read More