Nadda's induction in Union Cabinet setback for Dhumal group

While the induction of JP Nadda in the Narendra Modi Cabinet has enthused his supporters, it has come as a "disappointment" for P K Dhumal group, which had been hoping for inclusion of Dhumal's son and BJYM president Anurag Thakur in the ministry.

Ex-HP CM Dhumal, son Anurag among 11 granted bail in HPCA scam

A court here on Monday granted bail to former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal, his MP son Anurag Thakur and nine others in a case of alleged cheating, conspiracy and encroachment on government land by Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA).

Defamation case: Shimla CJM takes cognisance against Dhumals

The Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) of Shimla has taken cognisance against former Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and his sons Anurag Thakur and Arun Dhumal in a defamation case filed against them by Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh.

Virbhadra attacks BJP leader Dhumal, son over HPCA case

Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday demanded that BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal and his son and Lok Sabha MP Anurag Thakur abstain from holding any public office till they are cleared of charges in the case of land allotment to Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association.

Former HP CM Prem Kumar Dhumal, son summoned in HPCA land allotment case

A trial court here on Saturday issued summons to former Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal, his two sons including Anurag Thakur, MP, and 16 others to appear in person before it on October 27 in a case pertaining to allotment of land on lease to Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA).

Himachal cricket body needs to be reconstituted: Virbhadra

Justifying the proceedings initiated against his predecessor Prem Kumar Dhumal for alleged wrongdoing in allotment of land during his regime to the state cricket body, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Friday called for a "newly democratically elected" cricket body.

Himachal HC reserves order on cricket body`s plea

The Himachal Pradesh High Court Monday reserved its judgment on a petition filed by the state cricket body to quash a first information report (FIR) against it under the Prevention of Corruption Act.

Himachal Congress questions BJP for supporting cricket body

Himachal Congress chief Sukhvinder Sukhu Sunday questioned the opposition BJP for defending the state cricket association, which he said was a "private company".

Himachal cricket body row: Nod to prosecute Dhumal

In a setback to the opposition BJP in Himachal Pradesh, the Congress government Wednesday got sanction to initiate proceedings against opposition leader Prem Kumar Dhumal for alleged wrongdoing in allotment of land to the state cricket body led by his son.

General Elections 2014: Will Modi wave prevail in Himachal Pradesh?

Three of the four Lok Sabha seats in the Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh are currently with the Bharatiya Janata Party. And it has decided to field two of its incumbents—Virender Kashyap from Shimla (SC) and Anurag Thakur from Hamirpur seats.

`Patience running out` over personal attacks by BJP: HP CM

HP CM Virbhadra Singh said that his patience was running out over BJP`s persistent personal attacks against him.

Congress ministers hit out at BJP over Dhumal`s scams

Congress ministers in Himachal Pradesh hit out at opposition BJP for not seeking any action against their leader Prem Kumar Dhumal on alleged involvement in many cases of corruption.

Virbhadra`s move on Lokayukta leaves BJP stumped

Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh has suggested that Prem Kumar Dhumal can move Lokayukta if he has evidence of graft against him, and he too got clean chit from the ombudsman on similar charges.

Virbhadra asks Dhumal to go to Lokayukta

Under attack from BJP over alleged corruption, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Monday asked state BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal to go to the Lokayukta to make whatever charges he wanted against him or anybody else, saying, "We will face the consequences there."

Prime Minister`s remarks against Modi shameful: Dhumal

Former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Friday described Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s press conference as "highly disappointing and shocking".

Congress shying away from discussion on corruption: Dhumal

BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal on Saturday accused Congress government in Himachal Pradesh of shying away from discussion on major issues like corruption and political vendetta.

No illegality in acquiring pvt firm shares by family members: Virbhadra

Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh broke his silence on BJP`s allegations on share holdings of his family members in private firm, and said it "is attempt to damage my reputation and sully my image".

Blasts were conspired to kill Modi, alleges Dhumal

Former Himachal Pradesh CM Prem Kumar Dhumal alleged that serial bomb blasts near BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi`s Sunday rally in Patna, was a "conspiracy to eliminate the leader".

Himachal Pradesh CM to tour BJP stronghold

Eyeing to woo voters in the BJP`s pocket borough ahead of the General Elections, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh is to tour the Hamirpur constituency next week, an official said on Thursday.

Former Himachal CM`s son questions Virbhadra`s income

Former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal`s son questioned the increase in Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh`s income from apple orchards between 2008 to 2011.