Himachal Pradesh polling date announced, Gujarat elections date to be announced soon


Himachal Pradesh polling date announced. The election commission of India announced the assembly elections date of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday. It will be held on November 9 and counting of votes would be held on December 18. The model code of conduct comes into effect immediately. Achal Kumar Joti, Chief Election Commissioner,  accompanied by Election Commissioners Om Prakash Rawat

How a ‘Jilted’ girlfriend helped Security Forces to track down and kill JeM Commander

Umer Khalid, a senior commander of the Jaish-e-Mohammed, was shot in Ladoora in North Kashmir; security forces first identified him and asked him to surrender; when he fired on them along with other terrorists, more troops were rushed in. It was a visit to a girlfriend that allowed security forces to kill Kashmir terrorist Umer

Omar Abdullah, Adnan Sami Omar Abdullah, Adnan Sami get into full-blown Twitter spat over Kashmir concert

Bollywood actor-singer Adnan Sami and Omar Abdullah engaged in a full blown spat on Twitter over Sami’s concert on Saturday in Srinagar. Sami was performing in Srinagar in the ‘Rhythm in Paradise’ concert jointly organized by the Union Home Ministry and the Jammu and Kashmir government. Sami performed for free at the concert.The fight started when someone

4-year-old boy killed as scooty hit by truck in Himachal Pradesh

4-year-old boy killed as scooty hit by truck in Himachal Pradesh . A 4 year old boy died  in a brutal accident near Kachiyar village in Kangra Himachal Pradesh on Monday. Three other family members were injured in this accident. Four people were on scooty , suddenly  a truck coming from behind, collided with scooty which

Incidents of braid cutting, Police establishes helplines in all districts of Kashmir

Srinagar, September 29: Jammu and Kashmir police has established helplines so that people could inform and seek assistance with regard to any braid cutting incident. To speed up the investigation process, Special Investigation Teams (SITs) have also been constituted in every district headquarters of the valley.Besides, Police Community Group  meetings were also held  wherein PCPG

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No tears by separatists over killing of this Kashmiri son

Double faced diplomacy of separatists has been exposed when no tears were shed by them after a Kashmiri son, Mohammad Ramzan Parray, 31, who was serving Border Security Force (BSF) was brutally massacred by Pakistani backed armed ultras at his home in Bandipora in Kashmir.   The terrorists opened fired on him and his family members leaving

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Watch the short film on Kashmir that is going viral

Watch the short film on Kashmir that is going viral. A short film for promotion of tourism in Kashmir has gone viral on social media and has crossed one million views on Facebook within 24 hours.Chief Minister if J&K Mehbooba Mufti has launched the advertisement to highlight tourism in the state that has been hit

Climate change is real and it has reached Ladakh

DP Correspondent Green drive launched by army years ago in the arid desert of Ladakh has become a cause of worry for the residents as floods and heavy rains that were never witnessed in the area have become a yearly affair. Flash floods caused due to cloud burst in 2010 had claimed hundreds of lives.

Rohingyas divide Kashmir and Jammu regions on communal lines

Arjun Sharma The issue of Rohingyas that has shaken entire world has divided Jammu and Kashmir, the only Muslim majority state of the country, on communal lines. More than 10000 Rohingyas who are living in Jammu are being seen by the Hindu majority region as a virtual threat. On the other hand the Muslim majority

Shimla: Himachali cap created flutter at official function
Shimla: Himachali cap created flutter at official function

Himachal topi leaves CM Virbhadra fuming at an official function in Shimla. Because he did not get the cap of his own choice and left the function mid way. The cap is tradition for Himachali people as cap known as Himachli Bushehri. The function was organised by the state’s health department with Union Minister J

Himachal Pradesh absentee teachers not to be spared
Strict action to be taken against absentee teachers

Himachal Pradesh absentee teachers not to be spared. Teachers absent from their duties for long time without informing the authorities will not be spared in Sirmaur district of Himachal Pradesh. The education department is now going to take strict action against such teachers who have been absent for duty since long time without any notice.According

Undisciplined Govt school teachers to face trouble
Undisciplined Govt school teachers to face trouble

Undisciplined Govt school teachers to face trouble. Teachers in Himachal Pradesh’s District Sirmaur, who have been absent for a long time without any information, will be going to face trouble, as the education department is going to take tough action on teachers who have been absent for long.According to the information received, there are about

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Modi becomes brand ambassador of Himachal during foreign visits

Modi becomes brand ambassador of Himcahal during foreign visitsPrime Minister Modi’s visit to Myanmar has once again brought Himachal Pradesh in headlines. Modi presented the research paper published in May 1986 to Myanmar State Councilor Dr. Aung San Suu Kyi by thr Indian High Study Institute Shimla. The title of this research is the Growth

J-K electricity employees to go on strike from Sep 12

Jammu and Kashmir electricity department employees today announced a three-day protest-cum- strike from September 12 in support of their demands, including regularisation of services of daily workers and sanctioning of risk allowances. Employees have worked hard for the department’s welfare and have left no stone unturned to take it to new heights. But officers and

Meet Jabna Chauhan India Youngest Sarpanch from Himachal Pradesh
Meet Jabna Chauhan, India’s Youngest Sarpanch from Himachal Pradesh

Meet Jabna Chauhan India Youngest Sarpanch from Himachal Pradesh . Hailing from a small village named Thajun, located in Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh, the 23-year-old Jabna Chauhan has proved this by becoming the youngest Sarpanch of India. The second child of a farmer – Shri Hariya, Jabna was good in academics in her childhood.

Landslide menace: We need leaders not ostriches in Himachal

Arjun Sharma Ludhiana: Lack of political will among the leaders to act against unauthorized constructions across the state of Himachal Pradesh has literally turned Shimla and surrounding areas into a landslide zone. A massive landslide triggered by cloudburst that claimed 55 lives in Mandi and another one on Shimla-Chandigarh national highway few days ago are

CM distributes awards among leading panchayats
CM distributes awards among leading panchayats

CM distributes awards among leading panchayats Hamirpur – Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said that Himachal Pradesh was poised to achieve 100 percent targets of total cleanliness by 2019 and said that Himachal Pradesh had launched a comprehensive strategy to tackle the sanitation challenge based on motivating rural communities to end the traditional practice of open

Landslide buries several vehicles in Shimla suburb

Shimla, September 2: Shimla Landslide buries several vehicles in suburb. Eight vehicles were buried while three houses and a temple were damaged in a massive landslide triggered by heavy rains near Dhalli area in the suburbs of Shimla today, officials said. No loss of life was reported in the incident, they said adding that fifteen

12 army jawans injured in accident in J&K

12 army jawans injured in accident in J&K. Jammu, Sep 1 Twelve army jawans were injured when their vehicle skidded off the road and rolled down into a gorge in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir today.The vehicle carrying the army personnel rolled down into a gorge at Karua in Katra belt of the district,

13 soldiers injured in accident in Kashmir

Jammu: 13 soldiers injured accident Kashmir. Thirteen soldiers were injured on Friday when an Army vehicle plunged into a deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir’s Reasi district, police said.The vehicle went out of the driver’s control at Dhansar area. The injured were taken to a hospital, the police