Arun Jaitley in New York for cancer treatment, may miss budget
Arun Jaitley New York cancer budget


Finance minister Arun Jaitley is unlikely to present the federal budget on February 1, as he has flown to the United States for cancer treatment. Jaitley has already left for New York for treatment of soft tissue cancer in his thigh, a type of tumour which can spread to other parts of the body quickly.

Ram Rahim CBI court panchkula jail death sentence Justice to slain Journalist family after 17 years: Ram Rahim gets life imprisonment with three other convicts in murder case

HomeNewsBreaking  Four convicts to produce in CBI court with Ram Rahim via video conferencing in journalist murder case Nidhi Bhanot/Ravinder Singh Malik Ludhiana/Panchkula Justice to slain Journalist family after 17 years: Ram Rahim gets life imprisonment with three other convicts in murder case. In journalist murder case on Ram Rahim  hearing was carried out via video conferring

Noise pollution health life Noise pollution affects people health everyday in life

Know how noise pollution affects your health everyday. From starting the day with the sound of the alarm, until finally hitting the bed at night, we are constantly surrounded by noise. It’s everywhere, from people talking in the office to the never-ending traffic jams, to road constructions. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), one

Kashmiri Pandits 30 years on, return to homeland eludes Kashmiri Pandits

THE PLAN TO REHABILITATE KASHMIRI PANDITS IN THREE COMPOSITE TOWNSHIPS IN NORTH, SOUTH AND CENTRAL KASHMIR WAS OPPOSED BY THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE AND SEPARATISTS, BJP MLC SURINDER AMBARDAR SAID Seventy-nine-year-old Mohan Lal has a last wish: To live the remainder of his life along with “my community” and die in “my homeland”. Sitting in his

Chief Justice J&K supreme court Resettlement Act: Supreme Court defers hearing on government petition

Wednesday deferred hearing on a plea challenging the validity of the sensitive Jammu and Kashmir Resettlement Act of 1982, and said the Chief Justice will fix the further date for hearing in the matter. A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices L N Rao and S K Kaul perused the letter circulated by

Forest Corporation
Himachal Pradesh: Forest Corporation to fill posts

The Board of Directors of the HP State Forest Development Corporation here on Thursday evening decided to fill up 56 posts. The meeting was chaired by the Forest Minister Govind Singh Thakur. The posts included 50 posts of Forest Guards, three posts of Boiler Operator, two posts of saw mill operator and one post of electrician through direct recruitment in the corporation.The decision was also taken

PAU Kashmiri farmers Ludhiana
PAU: Kashmiri farmers pick up lessons in Ludhiana

Under the “Operation Sadbhawna” started by the Indian Army for youths in Jammu & Kashmir, 19 farmers from the state are visiting Ludhiana these days for training in the PAU. According to officials, they would learn new farming techniques from the experts at Punjab Agricultural University. At function at Dholewal Military camp station commander Brig Manish Arora welcomed them and hoped it would give expertise to farmers to help improve their produce in J&K. While providing information,

Unemployment in Himachal Pradesh, needs a change in education system
Unemployment in Himachal Pradesh, needs a change in education system and job opportunities

Kajal Chaudhary Kangra:  No doubt like other states Himachal Pradesh also came into existence after Independence and developed over the decades. The current literacy rate of Himachal Pradesh is around 82.80 percent as per 2011 population census. In which male literacy stands at 89.53 percent while female literacy is at 75.93 perecent. In spite of

Shikhar Dhawan Mental Health
Shikhar Dhawan speaks on the importance of Mental Health

Mental health is as important #physical health so never ignore it and always speak to your close ones how you feel 👍#health #fitness #care

Kasauli literary vibes
Kasauli welcomes literary vibes yet again

The seventh Khushwant Singh Literary Festival (KSLF) kicks off today, October 12, 2018 at the the Kasauli Club and will conclude on October 14. The KSLF will combine the passions and concerns of late writer, Khushwant Singh, who did much of his work in Kasauli. This year’s overriding theme is a topical one: “Strength of a Naan – The Roe of Women in an Age of *Me Too’:

100 cases of dengue reported in Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra

100 cases of dengue reported in Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra. At least 100 cases of dengue have been confirmed in Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra district till October 10. Speaking to ANI, RS Rana, Chief Medical Officer of Kangra district, said that the health department has initiated an awareness campaign to prevent the disease from spreading.“The health department

Khuswant Singh Literary Festival Kasauli
No writers from Pakistan invited for the first time in seventh edition of Khuswant Singh Literary Festival, #MeToo expose is the main theme: Rahul Singh

Nidhi Bhanot Legendary writer Khushwant Singh has always been closely associated with small hill town full of quaint relics of the British tenure, situated about 1950 meters above sea level and nesting in Shivaliks, ‘Kasauli’. This way Kasauli becomes an offbeat destination for those who would like to get away from the hustle-bustle of city

Punjab, Himachal agree to Anandpur Sahib-Naina Devi ropeway Read

Punjab, Himachal agree to Anandpur Sahib-Naina Devi ropeway Read . The northern states of Punjab and Himachal Pradesh have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to set up a ropeway project between two religious sites- Anandpur Sahib and Naina Devi. The signing, which coincided with the 111th birth anniversary of freedom fighter Shaheed Bhagat Singh,

Petrol, diesel prices continue to fall on Sunday
North states agree to uniform rate of fuel and liquor

Narinder Jagga North states agree to uniform rate of fuel and liquor. The five states of North region Punjab, Haryana, UP, Himachal , Delhi and UT Chandigarh have agreed to bring the similarity on rates of VAT on Petrol, diesel , liquor and other items. It was decided to constitute a committee of officers of

Dharamshala: Parents crawl to protest against children’s accident

Dharamshala: Parents crawl to protest against children’s accident. Parents of 26 students, who died after their school bus fell into a deep gorge in Kangra’s Nurpur, crawled at the office of District administration in Dharamshala as a mark of protest on Monday. They demanded CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation) enquiry into the accident that killed their children on April 9. The parents protested to show their dissatisfaction over the

Himachal Pradesh: 3 die after HRTC bus fell into gorge

Himachal Pradesh: 3 die after HRTC bus fell into gorge. Three people were dead while 44 got injured after a Himachal Pradesh Roadways Transport (HRTC) bus fell into a gorge near Chintpurni on Sunday evening. The incident took place when a bus with 47 people onboard travelling from Chintpurni to Hoshiarpur, fell into the gorge after the driver lost control of

Encounter underway in J-K's Bandipora
Encounter underway in J-K’s Bandipora

Encounter underway in J-K’s Bandipora. An encounter is underway between terrorists and security forces in Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district here on Thursday. Two to three terrorists are believed to be trapped in the area. No report of casualties or injuries has been reported as of now. More details are awaited. Yesterday, four policemen lost their lives

Encounter underway in J-K's Bandipora
Encounter underway in Anantnag district in J&K

Encounter underway in Anantnag district in J&K. An encounter is underway in Munward in Anantnag district between terrorists and the Jammu and Kashmir police, the Indian Army and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel. One or two terrorists are believed to be trapped in the area.For the same, mobile internet services have been suspended in the entire district. More details are

Heavy rains: Schools closed in Shimla, Mandi on Monday
Heavy rains: Schools closed in Shimla, Mandi

Heavy rains: Schools closed in Shimla, Mandi. In the wake of heavy rainfall and landslides, all schools including private, across Shimla and Mandi districts are closed on Monday. Meanwhile, National Highway 3 (Chandigarh-Manali NH) has also been blocked to avoid any untoward incident. Heavy downpour led to landslides in various parts of the state causing disruption to normal life although respective district administrations were

Soy diet may increase bone strength in women
Soy diet may increase bone strength in women

Soy diet may increase bone strength in women. Women undergoing menopause face serious health concerns including osteoporosis, decreased physical activity and weight gain. In a new animal study, researchers from the University of Missouri now have discovered that soy protein found in food might counter the negative effects of menopause on bone and metabolic health.