Himachal Pradesh, India Newswire (Page 8)

Himachal Pradesh, India Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Himachal ministers repose faith in CM, reject demand for his resignationRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Newkerala.com

    Shimla, July 11 : An emergency meeting of the Himachal Pradesh council of ministers held here on Monday expressed solidarity with beleaguered Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, facing allegations of money laundering, and rejected demands for his resignation. A resolution passed at the 20-minute meeting reposed full faith in Virbhadra's leadership, a cabinet minister told IANS.

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  2. Six dud firms to transfer money to Virbhadra, familyRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The web of financial transactions between Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, members of his family and controversial businessman Vakamulla Chandrashekhar involve money transfers from him to the CM and his family via at least five companies that ceased to exist. And, in one case, money moved back and forth between the two sides.

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  3. 2,240 customers receive cheapest smartphonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Rediff.com

    Earlier, Ringing Bells conducted a lucky draw among 70 million registered customers and selected 5,000 applicants for the first leg of delivery. The company, which shot to fame on the back of its claim to produce the world's cheapest smartphone at Rs 251, will continue delivery of the remaining 2,760 till the next week.

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  4. NREGA records 79.10 crore person-days of employment, highest since 2012Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Times of India

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  5. Slow progress: Mild rap from PM puts focus back on AIIMS delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Indian Express

    It may have been a sign of the edginess within the government about the impending cabinet reshuffle that a mild rebuke from the Prime Minister last week over delay in setting up a number of new AIIMS was interpreted as a sign that Health Minister J P Nadda was in the "reshuffle danger zone". Nothing of the sort happened, but the PM's quiet directive to the health ministry to speed things up on the AIIMS plan has put the spotlight back on the prestigious institutes - how many of them have taken far longer than envisaged because of delays on the part of the state governments and disputes over land allotment.

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  6. Himachal Cabinet meeting on Monday after arrest in Virbhadra caseRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | Newkerala.com

    Shimla, July 10 : An emergency meeting of the Himachal Pradesh Cabinet will be held here on Monday, an official spokesman said on Sunday. The spokesman, however, refused to divulge the meeting agenda.

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  7. Kanpur: RSS to brainstorm on strategy for poll-bound statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | DNA India

    Discussions on upcoming elections in four states, including Uttar Pradesh, and steps to spread RSS' programmes are likely to be the focus of the five-day annual meeting of it's regional office-bearers starting in Kanpur on Monday. According to sources, the Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab, slated for next year, are likely to be discussed in detail and strategy would be chalked out to ensure BJP's victory in the elections at the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh meeting, which is an annual affair.

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  8. Virbhadra Singh will not resign over - false allegations': CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Indian Express

    After the first arrest of an LIC agent Anand Chauhan, in connection with the money laundering case against Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh by the Enforcement Directorate, the grand old party on Sunday asserted that the main aim of the Bharatiya Janata Party is to defame the ruling Congress party in Himachal and wants the Chief Minister to resign over 'false allegations'. Congress leader Anirudh Singh told reporters, that the BJP Government is trying to defame and harass him and his family in different ways, adding that the Chief Minister will not resign over false allegations by BJP government.

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  9. It's advantage Akalis in Punjab, courtesy AAP, Congress self-goalsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | Newkerala.com

    Chandigarh, July 10 : Political self-goals by the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress have put Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal in an advantageous position just months ahead of assembly elections in the state. The AAP leadership has been left red-faced by two developments and has been forced to seek apologies and even offer to do voluntary service to "atone" for the political sins of its leaders.

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  10. 12 Killed in Landslides in Uttarakhand, Two in ArunachalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Outlook

    Twelve people were killed today in torrential rains and landslides in Uttarakhand, while two persons were swept away by rain-fed muddy waters in Arunachal Pradesh even as Rajasthan reeled under heat wave conditions with Sri Ganganagar simmering at 45 degrees Celsius. Humid conditions prevailed in northern states of Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and Delhi, and in eastern states of Odisha and West Bengal.

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  11. Deluxe bus connecting Manali to Leh restartsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Newkerala.com

    Manali, July 1 : A deluxe bus service that connects this Himachal Pradesh town to Leh in Jammu and Kashmir restarted on Friday after remaining closed for over six months due to snowfall, an official said. The one-way fare for the 475 km-journey is Rs.2,700, which includes a night's stay at Keylong, dinner and breakfast.

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  12. Himachal gets heavy rainfall, more in storeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Nerve News

    Shimla, July 1 - The hills of Himachal Pradesh saw heavy rains on Friday with Joginder Nagar recording the highest rainfall in the state at 165 mm, the Met office said. The showers are expected to continue till Sunday.

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  13. Monsoon to hit Delhi in next 48 hoursRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, July 1 : Delayed by nearly a week, monsoon this year will hit Delhi and the National Capital Region within the next 48 hours, the weather office said on Friday. "Within the next 48 hours, we are expecting the rains to hit the entire Delhi, NCR and Chandigarh area," an official at the India Meteorological Department told IANS.

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  14. Five recent incidents of cloudburst in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Indian Express

    Flooded Dharampur market and bus station after a cloudburst in Mandi district, Himachal Pradesh in 2015 At least 30 people were killed after heavy rain and landslides in Uttarakhand with a significant number of casualties reported due to a cloudburst in Pithoragarh district. A cloudburst is basically sudden but massive fall of rain for a short period of time within a geographical area and is usually accompanied by thunderstorm.

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  15. Gujarat, Delhi most investment-friendly; Bihar, Jharkhand worstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Peninsula

    Gujarat and Delhi are India's most investment-friendly states. Bihar and Jharkhand are the worst.

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  16. Six dud firms to transfer money to Virbhadra, familyRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The web of financial transactions between Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, members of his family and controversial businessman Vakamulla Chandrashekhar involve money transfers from him to the CM and his family via at least five companies that ceased to exist. And, in one case, money moved back and forth between the two sides.

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  17. Performance audit: Crop insurance schemes in 9 states under CAG lensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Indian Express

    The government recently launched the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana , a uniform 'one nation-one scheme' type crop insurance scheme. The Comptroller and Auditor General will conduct a performance audit of crop insurance schemes in nine states to examine the efficacy of providing relief to farmers in the event of crop damage.

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  18. The future of yak farming in Bhutan: policy measures government should adoptRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | CSIRO Publishing

    A semi-structured questionnaire was developed and used to gather qualitative data from 106 yak herders selected randomly from seven geogs within five of the ten yak-rearing districts. The data gathered were descriptively analysed and Mann-Whitney U tests were conducted to test the effect of respondents' age on their perceptions about the future of yak farming.

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  19. Ask Congress, Left, AAP to Enforce Liquor Ban: Sushil to NitishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Outlook

    Taking strong exception to Nitish Kumar asking BJP-ruled states to enforce liquor ban, senior BJP leader Sushil Modi asked the Bihar Chief Minister to first convince Congress, his new-found ally, to enforce prohibition in Congress-ruled states. Besides convincing his ally to enforce the ban in Congress-ruled states of Karnataka, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, the JD national president should also ask the Left parties to ban liquor in states like Kerala, Tripura, and in Delhi where "his friend" Arvind Kejriwal's AAP government is in power, Modi said.

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  20. Disqualify MLAs holding office of profit in other states: AAPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | DNA India

    AAP claims that states like Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Manipur, Mizoram, Meghayala, Nagaland and Punjab have MLAs holding such offices of profit. The AAP on Thursday demanded the Election Commission disqualify over 100 legislators holding the post of parliamentary secretary in 11 states and was asked by the poll panel to approach the President and the Governors of the states concerned with its plea.

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