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“It has also been submitted that there has been large public gathering including political, religious, ceremonial where the social distancing is given a go-bye and there are no appropriate mechanisms to check such social gatherings,” the bench added.(File Photo)

Covid: SC seeks report from Himachal govt regarding treatment of patients

By Asian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 04, 2020 05:58 AM IST
A bench of justices Ashok Bhushan, R Subhash Reddy and MR Shah issued notice to the Himachal Pradesh government and asked it to file a status report after an advocate apprised it that there are several issues like lack of oxygen, lack of beds in the state.
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Representational image. (HT file)
Representational image. (HT file)

Himachal schools, colleges shut till December 31; night curfew in 4 districts

By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari | Shimla
PUBLISHED ON NOV 23, 2020 05:40 PM IST
The curfew will be in place from Tuesday to December 15 in Shimla, Mandi, Kangra and Kullu districts from 8 pm to 6 am, state’s Parliamentary affairs minister Suresh Bhardwaj said.
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Ahmed Payam Siddique, a 1991-batch IPS officer, is the new additional director general and commandant general, home guards, civil defence and fire services, Shimla.(HT file photo)
Ahmed Payam Siddique, a 1991-batch IPS officer, is the new additional director general and commandant general, home guards, civil defence and fire services, Shimla.(HT file photo)

3 IPS officers transferred in Himachal, Sirmour gets new SP

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Shimla
PUBLISHED ON NOV 05, 2020 10:19 AM IST
Three Himachal Pradesh Administrative Service (HPAS) officers have also been handed over the additional charge of municipal corporation commissioner with immediate effect.
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The educational institutions reopened on Monday with students of Classes 9 to 12 coming to school with written consent of parents to seek guidance. While most schools opened without students, at some places a large number of students gathered at the institutions and even classes were held, forcing the authorities to revise the guidelines.(Gurpreet Singh/HT)
The educational institutions reopened on Monday with students of Classes 9 to 12 coming to school with written consent of parents to seek guidance. While most schools opened without students, at some places a large number of students gathered at the institutions and even classes were held, forcing the authorities to revise the guidelines.(Gurpreet Singh/HT)

Himachal Pradesh govt modifies guidelines for schools after social distancing rule broken on Day 1 of reopening

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Dharamshala
PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2020 12:54 PM IST
According to new guidelines, not more than five students of any class should be called for guidance and the campus will be sanitised after school hours daily
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Hotels in Himachal Pradesh are set to resume operations in October and the state government has Covid-19 curbs to revive the tourism and hospitality sectors.(HT file photo)
Hotels in Himachal Pradesh are set to resume operations in October and the state government has Covid-19 curbs to revive the tourism and hospitality sectors.(HT file photo)

Bar owners seek Himachal govt’s help to revive business

By Gaurav Bisht | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Shimla
PUBLISHED ON AUG 27, 2020 04:15 PM IST
Say bars should not be on the list of prohibited activities as the retail sale of liquor was one of the first activities to be unlocked in all states
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The HPAS officers transferred include additional district magistrate (ADM), Kangra, Mast Ram, who has been posted as director, Himachal Pradesh Revenue Training Institute, Jogindernagar, relieving Mandi deputy commissioner Rugved Thakur of the additional charge.(HT file photo)
The HPAS officers transferred include additional district magistrate (ADM), Kangra, Mast Ram, who has been posted as director, Himachal Pradesh Revenue Training Institute, Jogindernagar, relieving Mandi deputy commissioner Rugved Thakur of the additional charge.(HT file photo)

Himachal Pradesh govt transfers two IAS and four HPAS officers

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Shimla:
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2020 04:28 PM IST
Ajay Kumar Yadav, a 2018-batch IAS officer, has been posted as the sub divisional officer (SDO), civil, Solan, while Saurabh Jassal from the same batch will be the Theog SDO
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The transfer orders were issued on Monday evening.(HT file photo)
The transfer orders were issued on Monday evening.(HT file photo)

Himachal Pradesh govt transfers 14 IAS officers

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON AUG 18, 2020 12:43 PM IST
Arindam Chaudhary replaces Dorje Cherring Negi as special secretary, excise and taxation, Shimla
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After the HP government announced they would bring home those stranded in the tricity, thousands gathered outside Himachal Bhawan in Sector 27 with high hopes.(Ravi Kumar/HT)
After the HP government announced they would bring home those stranded in the tricity, thousands gathered outside Himachal Bhawan in Sector 27 with high hopes.(Ravi Kumar/HT)

Chaos in Chandigarh as 2,000 Himachalis gather for evacuation

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2020 09:13 AM IST
Only 1,314 were evacuated, with preference given to women and students
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CBI files chargesheet against 12 in HP scholarship scam

By Indo Asian News Service | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2020 09:26 PM IST
The CBI chargesheet named six government officials of Directorate of the Higher Education, Shimla.
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The education minister said the Himachal Pradesh government had spent Rs 57.89 crore on providing two sets of free uniforms to 8.30 lakh students. (Representational image)(HT file)
The education minister said the Himachal Pradesh government had spent Rs 57.89 crore on providing two sets of free uniforms to 8.30 lakh students. (Representational image)(HT file)

HP Education Minister tells Assembly just one complaint received on sub-standard school uniform

By Press Trust of India | Dharamshala
PUBLISHED ON DEC 10, 2019 10:07 AM IST
The Education Department received only one complaint regarding alleged sub-standard uniform through the CM helpline number and a probe was underway in this matter, Bhardwaj said in the House on the first day of the winter session.
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Narendra Modi In his speech, noted India’s climb up the World Bank’s Doing Business (DB) 2020s, a measure of how easy it is do business in the country, as it aspires to become a business-friendly destination.(HT photo)
Narendra Modi In his speech, noted India’s climb up the World Bank’s Doing Business (DB) 2020s, a measure of how easy it is do business in the country, as it aspires to become a business-friendly destination.(HT photo)

Every state has a role to play in achieving target of $5tn economy: PM

By Naresh K Thakur and PTI | Hindustan Times, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 07:06 AM IST
“Every state and every district has great potential and they will play a vital role in achieving the target,” Modi said at the inauguration of an investors’ summit organised by the Himachal Pradesh government.
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Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur along with officials during the meeting of State Single Window Clearance & Monitoring Authority in Shimla on Friday.(HT photo)
Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur along with officials during the meeting of State Single Window Clearance & Monitoring Authority in Shimla on Friday.(HT photo)

HP cabinet meet: Policies to promote ayurveda, IT, tourism get govt nod

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Shimla, Shimla
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2019 10:39 PM IST
The Himachal Pradesh government on Friday cleared a proposal to establish a Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA) for regulating and promoting the real estate sector in the state.
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People take a stroll with umbrellas during rain at Ridge, Shimla on Saturday, September 22. 2018.(Deepak Sansta / Hindustan Times)
People take a stroll with umbrellas during rain at Ridge, Shimla on Saturday, September 22. 2018.(Deepak Sansta / Hindustan Times)

Schools to remain closed in HP districts tomorrow due to heavy rains

By HT Correspondent | PTI, Shimla
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2018 06:27 PM IST
Heavy rains have driven the Himachal Pradesh government to order closure of all schools in Kullu and Kinnaur districts on Monday, officials said.
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Police produce Vijay Singh, who allegedly shot dead Assistant Town and Country Planning officer Shail Bala Sharma during an anti-demolition drive on May 1, in a court in Kasauli.(PTI File Photo)
Police produce Vijay Singh, who allegedly shot dead Assistant Town and Country Planning officer Shail Bala Sharma during an anti-demolition drive on May 1, in a court in Kasauli.(PTI File Photo)

SC seeks names of officials posted in Kasauli during illegal constructions

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2018 01:42 PM IST
Last week, a Kasauli hotelier Vijay Singh shot dead Shail Bala Sharma, an assistant town planner of Solan district.
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