Himachal CM seeks tax exemption for industry
New Delhi, Jan 18 : Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday sought full tax exemption from the central government to the industry in the state for five years and 50 per cent for the next five years.
Virbhadra case: Court asks ED to file status report
New Delhi, Jan 18 : A court here on Thursday asked the ED to file a status report in a case against Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) agent Anand Chauhan accused of investing Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's "tainted" money in LIC policies.
Himachal to restore hot springs at Tattapani: CM
Shimla, Jan 14 : The Himachal Pradesh government is committed to promote religious tourism in Tattapani village on the Sutlej river bank in Mandi district and restore the natural hot springs there, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said on Sunday.
We don't intend to ban 'Padmavat': HP CM Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) , Jan 14 : Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur has said the state does not intend to ban Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film 'Padmavat' if there is nothing controversial in it.
Skier Aanchal Thakur returns home post historic feat Bhuntar (Himachal Pradesh) , Jan 13 :Having etched her name in history books by winning the first-ever medal for India in a skiing competition, skier Aanchal Thakur on Saturday arrived early morning to a rousing welcome amidst loud cheer and claps at the Kullu-Manali Airport.
Kothkai rape: CBI highlights Govt's non-cooperation Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) , Jan 10 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday filed an affidavit along with a fresh status report in the Himachal Pradesh High Court on the sensational gang rape and murder of a minor girl in Shimla earlier this year.
Padmavat's release in HP uncertain Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) , Jan 9 : Reacting to controversy revolving around Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Padmavat, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said he respects art but when peoples sentiments are involved then such matters should be discussed.
Himachal Cabinet contributes Rs 1 lakh each to relief fund
Dharamsala, Jan 9 : In a humanitarian gesture, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur and his 11 Cabinet colleagues on Tuesday decided to contribute Rs 100,000 each from their salary towards the Chief Minister's Relief Fund, Thakur said.
Himachal shivers as mercury remains sub-zero
Shimla, Jan 7 : An intense cold wave saw most parts of Himachal Pradesh shivering on Sunday with Shimla at a biting 1.3 degrees Celsius while nearby Kufri recorded 1.8 degrees below the freezing point.
Shimla, Manali freeze, record season's lowest
Shimla, Jan 6 : Himachal Pradesh tourist destinations Shimla and Manali on Saturday saw the season's lowest temperature. The minimum temperatures across the state remained two-three degrees below average.