Jai Ram Thakur: 5 lesser known things about the new Himachal Pradesh CM

Jai Ram Thakur: 5 lesser known things about the new Himachal Pradesh CM

He held the post of Himachal Pradesh BJP president between 2007 and 2009.  

Dec 24, 2017, 14:20 PM IST
November 9, 2017: News at a glance

November 9, 2017: News at a glance

Here are the top stories of November 9. 2017.

1. Himachal elections: In race towards CM's chair, Dhumal and Virbhadra cast their vote

Nov 09, 2017, 10:59 AM IST

Temperature dips in Himachal Pradesh after rain, snow

Temperature dropped across Himachal Pradesh on Saturday with high-altitude areas getting more spells of snow while other parts have been experiencing rains, the weather office said.

Feb 20, 2016, 10:58 AM IST

Dhumal lashes out at Congress govt for all-round failure

Opposition BJP lashed out at the ruling Congress government in Himachal Pradesh saying it was busy pursuing politics of vendetta when the state was facing a slew of administrative problems.

Aug 23, 2013, 21:51 PM IST

Drastic increase in unemployment during Dhumal`s regime: Congress

Himachal Congress alleged that the number of unemployed people has gone up to 16 lakh in the state of 68 lakh population during the Dhumal`s regime.

Nov 01, 2012, 21:50 PM IST

Snap Lok Sabha poll not ruled out: Dhumal

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal on Tuesday said the possibility of a snap Lok Sabha poll could not be ruled out.

Mar 06, 2012, 21:59 PM IST

‘PM has no right to come up with vague allegation’

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister
Prem Kumar Dhumal on Sunday lashed out at Congress, saying voting
for the party would mean invitation to corruption.

Jan 22, 2012, 22:39 PM IST

Paid news threat to democracy: Dhumal

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister PK Dhumal on Saturday described "paid news" as a "threat" to
democracy and asked the media to maintain neutrality.

Jan 21, 2012, 18:15 PM IST

UPA playing in the hands of MNCs: Dhumal

The Union Cabinet`s decision to
allow 51 per cent FDI in the retail sector amounts to playing
into the hands of multinational companies, Himachal Pradesh
Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Friday said.

Nov 26, 2011, 00:13 AM IST

Dikshit asks Centre to cut down increasing flow of migrants

Identifying migration into Delhi as a major challenge, CM Sheila Dikshit strongly urged the Centre to make Delhi and nearby
satellite towns a common economic zone to cut down the
increasing flow of migrants.

May 23, 2011, 23:50 PM IST

Dhumal flays UPA on the eve of winter session

CM PK Dhumal on Sunday attacked the UPA government for "reducing" the kerosene quota of the state.

Dec 05, 2010, 21:49 PM IST

Virbhadra flays Dhumal govt

Union Steel minister and former
HP Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday launched a scathing
attack on the state government, calling it "perhaps the worst
government which Himachal has ever had".

Nov 28, 2010, 21:12 PM IST

Dharamsala to be developed as sports city: Dhumal

HP CM P K Dhumal on Monday said Dharamsala, the winter seat of the state government, in Kangra district would be developed as a sports city and that necessary infrastructure were being developed.

Oct 05, 2010, 00:27 AM IST

Virbhadra flays Dhumal for spending Rs 3 cr for IPL matches

Union Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday
criticised the Himachal Pradesh government for spending Rs
three crore from the state exchequer for hosting IPL matches
at Dharamsala.

Apr 18, 2010, 18:09 PM IST

17% of total budget outlay on education: Dhumal

With education being its top
priority, the Himachal Pradesh government has allocated 17 per
cent of the budget outlay for the financial year 2010-11 on
the sector, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said on Sunday.

Mar 14, 2010, 20:01 PM IST

Grenade blast was an accident: Dhumal

The grenade blast in army firing
range that left three children dead was an accident and a
probe has ruled out any terror activity, Himachal Pradesh
Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said on Thursday.

Mar 11, 2010, 18:49 PM IST

Dhumal govt dragging feat over CD: Virbhadra

Attacking the BJP govt in
HP, Union Steel Minister Virbhadra Singh charged the state government with dragging its feet over an
audio CD allegedly containing the voices of CM Prem Kumar Dhumal and the state vigilance chief.

Mar 03, 2010, 15:53 PM IST

Dhumal going to Costa Rica to study its environment management

Himachal Pradesh chief minister Prem
Kumar Dhumal is leading a a delegation to Costa Rica to study
the efficient environment management of the Central American
country which would be emulated back home.

Feb 09, 2010, 20:41 PM IST

Dhumal rubbishes phone-tapping charges

The phone-tapping controversy
snowballed today with Himachal Chief Minister rubbishing allegations of keeping a tab on his political opponent and Union Steel Minister Virbhadra Singh
who accused him of acting like a "spy".

Jan 20, 2010, 23:34 PM IST

Form panel to monitor skill of youth in HP: Dhumal

Himachal Pradesh government has
directed authorities to constitute employment committees at
the state and district level to monitor skills of the youth
for employment in the industrial sector.

Jan 07, 2010, 23:03 PM IST