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First IIM to come up in Himachal Pradesh

By : Mohan Verma This land lock state remained cut of from national stream in field of professional education and lack of ample institutions would have its first Indian Institute of Management. This was announced by Finance Minister Arun Jaitely while presenting general budget for years 2014-15 in the parliament on Thursday. State have one

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High court rejects plea to modify compensation in Beas tragedy

By : Mohan Verma Himachal Pradesh High Court on Wednesday rejected the plea of the Hyderabad-based engineering institute to modify its order of slapping interim compensation of Rs. 2,50,000 to each to the families of 24 students who were washed away in the Beas river last month. High Court division bench comprising of Chief Justice

Union railway budget unpromising to Himachal; BJP delegation met union railway minister

By : Mohan Verma Former Union Minister and BJP MP from Kangra Mr. Shanta Kumar including four party MP’s met with union railway minister Sadanand Gowda at New Delhi to apprise him that union budget was unpromising for the state of Himachal Pradesh. Mr. Kumar said in a press statement released on Wednesday that the

Himachal BJP unit hails railway budget

By : Mohan Verma The Himachal Pradesh unit of BJP hailed the union railway budget presented by Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda in Parliament at New Delhi on Tuesday. Former Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and state BJP Chief Satpal Satti hailed the first railway budget of Prime Minister Narendra Modi led NDA government, stating that

DIFF’s new Film Fellows programme

The 3rd edition of the Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) will be held this year from 30 October to 2 November, 2014. Another initiative taken by DIFF this year is the DIFF Film Fellows programme. As part of DIFF’s vision to promote independent filmmaking in the Himalayan regions, the first DIFF Film Fellows programme is

Himachal Assembly soon to turn paper-free

By : Mohan Verma The Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly would become paper-free as all the 68 members of the House will now work on specially designed gadgets which had been attached with the desk of each member. Assembly Speaker Brij Behari lal Butail informed media persons while conducting one day training program for journalists in

Harnot’s Book ‘Lytton Block Gir Raha Hai’ declared as best seller in Shimla book fair

By : Mohan Verma A week-long state level book fair concluded at Shimla Gaiety Theatre on Sunday, witnessed a large number of book fans at the venue put up by NBT and Language Academy. About 28 stalls displayed books on various subjects by the publishers from different parts of the country. Mr. Desh Nirmohi, the

Three killed in road accident : Shimla district

By : Mohan Verma Three people were killed including two women, when a car carrying them fell down in deep gorge after it was hit by a pick up jeep at Bhakhalti near Theog in Shimla district on Wednesday. A maruti car carrying three persons were hit by another vehicle coming from opposite side at

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Raj day town face no dearth of food items : District Administration

By : Mohan Verma Brushing aside the report of shortage of food items under Public distribution system (PDS) in this Raj day town, District Administration maintained that it have sufficient piles of food items in the official grainy. Moreover it was being disbursed among the consumer routinely. Deputy Commissioner Shimla Mr. Dinesh Malhotra said that

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Wrong policy of Himachal Congress increasing resentment among youth : Dhumal

By : Mohan Verma Leader of opposition and ex-chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal yesterday alleged that wrong policy of Virbhadra’s Congress government in Himachal is increasing resentment among youth, especially among those who are aspirants for professional education. Accusing Mr. Singh’s rule responsible for MCI decision to reduce MBBS seats in Indira Gandhi Medical College

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