Shimla: Burdened with growing litigation related to transfer of government employees, the Himachal Pradesh High Court after pointing out that transfers are made for extraneous reasons set out directions for amending the transfer policy and laid down the law with regard to powers of legislators to influence transfers. Passing orders…Read more ›
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Managing Director and Chief Editor at Himachal Media Pvt. Ltd., Ravinder Makhaik has worked for TOI, HT, the Financial world, NDTV, Zee News and DD News in the past.
He brings with him not only vast experience but also his deep understanding of the world we live in, which constantly guides the young team to perform better and stay positive in challenging times.
Dharamshala: Governor Urmila Singh here today inaugurated a two day long Kangra painting exhibition put up jointly by Kangra Art Promotion Society and Art, Language and Culture, Department. Lauding the efforts of the organisers she said that efforts should be made to preserve and promote the unique Kangra School of…Read more ›
New Delhi: India’s economic growth is expected to accelerate to 6.7 percent in 2013-14 from the projected rate of 5.5 percent in the current financial year on a revival in consumption, CRISIL said in a report released today. A pick-up in agriculture, predicated on a normal monsoon, lower interest rates and…Read more ›
Shimla: Congress party with the nod of President Sonia Gandhi, late yesterday, announced Sukhvinder Singh Sukku as the new officiating state party president in Himachal. The new appointment comes in the wake of Virbhadra Singh who on being elected as chief minister, resigned as the state party president recently. Sukku,…Read more ›
Shimla: To decongest the city center, the district court complex, presently housed in the crowded deputy commissioners’ complex close to The Mall, is to be moved out to a newly constructed complex at Chakkar on 12 January. The new judicial complex is to be inaugurated by Chief Justice Kurian Joseph…Read more ›
Shimla: The Himachal assembly unanimously proposed Brij Bihari Butail of the congress as the Speaker of the state assembly at the opening session being held at Tapovan, Dharmshala, a little while ago. The congress presented two sets of papers nominating Butail name for the post of Speaker. One set was…Read more ›
Shimla: With the Haryana police having announced a bounty of Rs 2 lakhs for information about whereabouts of Ram Kumar Chaudhary, the elected legislator from Doon in Himachal wanted in the murder case of 24 year old Jyoti, is said to have turned himself in before the court at Panchkula…Read more ›
Shimla: Himachal tourism woos lady tourists with discounts to tide over the winter lull in number of footfalls at the many properties at popular destinations that the state enterprise has. Subhasish Panda, the new managing director of HP Tourism Development Corp (HPTDC) said the a package of offering 10 percent…Read more ›
Shimla: To open up another window for admissions to professional courses in a year, Punjab Technical University has permitted direct admission to second semester in the BTech and MBA courses, a move that is bound to benefit much of the student community in the region, owner of a professional institution…Read more ›