सुरेश कुमार शिमलाः देवभूमि हिमाचल की राजधानी शिमला के ऐतिहासिक जाखू मंदिर में इन दिनों बजरंगबली हनुमान की विशालकाय मूर्ति का निर्माण कार्य चल रहा है। दिल्ली के नंदा ट्रस्ट द्वारा बनाई जा रही इस मूर्ति की कुल ऊंचाई 108...
Ajay Saklani reminisces his schooling as a child in a Himachal village. But the apparent nostalgia also oozes his dissatisfaction with why six-year old kids like him had to walk six kilometers, on paths where even mountain goats would hesitate to trudge, to a school where education was never a priority...
HimVani Shimla: Veteran journalist and director of India Media Centre, New Delhi, Shyam Khosla, has stressed the need to form a strong Media Council of India as the existing Press Council of India has lost its relevance in the changed...
HimVani Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal today asked the Tibetans holding anti-China protests in various parts of the state to maintain peace and not to indulge in violence. He said the state government would not try to...
HIM VANI Hamirpur: Development certainly is a double-edged sword. If not handled properly it can be quite a problem. Whereas big projects have always been a headache for everyone concerned with the 'dream', it is not uncommon to see even...
Director of State Language, Art and Culture Department, Rakesh Kanwar told Himvani that remains of an ancient civilization were recovered by the villagers during road construction by Border Road organizations(BRO) in Chhitkul village in Kinnuar district. Mr Mukesh Kumar Negi,...
HimVani Shimla: It was a moment of great pleasure for the unsung special champs when they were honoured in an impressive function organised by the Himachal Pradesh Chapter of Society for Disability and Rehabilitation Studies (SDRS) on December 2, 2007...

Caste and Class!

By: VARUN SINGH It seems lot of discussion has gone into the topic of matrimonial. Moderators have been urging that the topic be closed as its is turning out to be a heated exchange of mails. Before we end i...
HimVani Dharamsala: The Tibetan government-in-exile would hold its second population census on April 12. The first such census was held in 1998. The census will be done to catagorise Tibetan refugees living in India on the basis of age, sex,...
HimVani Shimla: Umang Foundation has adopted an eight-year-old girl, Surti, for her open-heart surgery. She lives in a slum near Dharamsala in district Kangra of Himachal Pradesh..Ajai Srivastava, chairman of the Foundation said today that her father Om Prakash is...