HimVani Shimla: To impress upon the government and policy makers the urgent need to address their issues, about 5,000 single women from Himachal, will undertake a three-day pad yatra (march) from Arki to Shimla, starting April 1. This march is being...
By: Gautami Srivastava* Shimla: Kinkari Devi (75), the bare footed, illiterate environmentalist has passed away. She spent her whole life in conserving the environment of the Himalayan region in Himachal Pradesh and fighting with mining mafia to protect the environment...
By: Vijay Samyal Fatehpur: While industry in Himachal Pradesh has been struggling with, in fact lamenting, the 70% quota condition for employing Himachalis imposed by the state government, local contractors appear more-than-enthusiastic to demand similar reservation for themselves in execution...
By: Ravinder Sharma* Hindu religion glorifies the mother through devotional songs addressed to goddess Parvati, the mother of the universe, seeking her blessings. Why then her human equivalents are not accorded the same respect and care - especially the tiny...
By : Sanjeev Verma The Himachali voice got some national recognition during singing talent hunt contests with couple of local boys making it to the final stages, but there has been one guy who has consistently kept voice from...
HimVani Dharamsala: Members of Indo-Tibet Friendship Society and Bharat-Tibet Sahyog Manch held a protest march here yesterday to condemn the alleged human rights violations in Tibet. meanwhile, protesting Tibetan monks continued their chain hunger strike for the ninth day while...
HIM VANI MANDI: Thirty-four panchayats in Himachal Pradesh have been declared clean in terms of sanitation facilities, and would be honoured by the President of India next year with Nirmal Gram Puraskars. Mandi leads the state with 27 panchayats from...
हिमालय की छाँव में रहने वाले पहाड़ी लोग किस प्रकार की चुनौतियों का सामना करते हैं, इस पर पालमपुर में एक कार्यशाला आयोजित की जा रही है। 7 फरवरी से 14 फरवरी तक चलने वाली ‘पहाड़ और हम: रीथिंकिंग डेवलपमेंट...
हेमंत शर्मा शिमला: हिमाचल प्रदेश विश्वविद्यालय में केंद्रीय छात्र संगठन ने गुरूवार को मार्च टू राजभवन किया तथा 30 सूत्रीय मांग पत्र राज्यपाल प्रभा राव को सौंपा। इस दौरान एससीए अध्यक्षा शिखा चौहान, सचिव वीरेंद्र, सह सचिव सुरेंद्र तथा पूर्व...
By: Vijay Samyal Fatehpur: A woman from Dhameta in Kangra district has alleged that her husband has been kidnapped in Rajasthan where he had gone to look after his land. Rajesh Kumar had gone to Khajuwala in Bikaner about one month...