Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur (File Photo)

Himachal imposes statewide indefinite curfew

Shimla: With the state experiencing three coronavirus cases and one death, the Himachal Pradesh government on Tuesday imposed a statewide indefinite curfew to prevent its epidemic. Earlier, it was under lockdown. A decision in this regard was taken at a high-level review meeting chaired by Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur. The Chief Minister said district-level […]

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Actress Manju Warrier, 30 member Kerala film crew trapped in Himachal – 1 min read

Thiruvananthapuram: Top Kerala actress Manju Warrier and a 30-member crew of Malayalam film “Kyttem” has been trapped in a Himachal village following rains and landslides, Union Minister V. Muraleedharan said on Tuesday. The Minister of State for External Affairs confirmed this and said he has already spoken to Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur. Warrier, who […]

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Devvrat appointed Governor of Gujarat, Kalraj Mishra to replace him in Himachal

New Delhi: Former Union minister Kalraj Mishra has been appointed as the Governor of Himachal Pradesh, replacing Acharya Devvrat, the President House said on Monday. “Acharya Devvrat, Governor of Himachal Pradesh is transferred and appointed as the Governor of Gujarat,” the President House said in a statement. The appointments will take effect from the dates the […]

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Shocking! Seven spoons, 2 toothbrushes, knife, rod found in man’s stomach

Mandi: In a bizarre incident, a man in Himachal Pradesh was found with seven spoons, two toothbrushes, two screwdrivers, a metal rod and a knife in his stomach. The mentally-challenged man was being treated at the Lal Bahadur Shastri Government Medical College in Mandi where doctors on Saturday said the patient’s condition is critical. The man […]

BJP retains all four Himachal LS seats

Shimla: The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Himachal Pradesh on Thursday retained all the four Lok Sabha seats in the state as its candidates won by a record huge margins, election officials said. Hamirpur sitting MP Anurag Thakur, Kangra candidate Kishan Kapoor, Shimla candidate Suresh Kashyap and Mandi sitting MP Ram Swaroop Sharma won […]