Himachal cabinet decides to set up AIIMS at Bilaspur

The Himachal Pradesh cabinet on Friday decided to set up the AIIMS in Bilaspur district and send a revised proposal for setting up the main campus of Central University at Dharamshala after addressing objections of the Union Environment and Forests Ministry.

Don't act like Sherlock Holmes: Himachal CM to BJP

Don't try to act like modern Sherlock Holmes. This was the advice Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Wednesday gave to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) when the opposition party staged a walkout from the assembly over illegal felling of trees in Chamba district.

India could host international matches at world's highest cricket ground!
India could host international matches at world's highest cricket ground!

If the commitment made by Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh translates into action, India could host international cricket matches on the highest cricket ground in the world.

Himachal Pradesh Assembly to commence from Dec 5

 Important bills like Lokayukta, Town and Country Planning would come up during the eight-day-long Winter Session of the Himachal Pradesh Assembly to be held at Dharamshala from December 5.

DIFF: Kurdish filmmaker tells beekeeper's story

When Kurdish filmmaker Mano Khalil came across an apiarist named Ibrahim Gezer, he knew that his was a story that must be told. The result was "The Beekeeper", which was screened at the ongoing Dharamsala International Film Festival (DIFF) here.

4th ODI: India vs West Indies - Preview
4th ODI: India vs West Indies - Preview

Bolstered by their dramatic come-from-behind win in the last game, India will look to keep the winning momentum going when they meet West Indies in the fourth cricket one-dayer here on Friday on what is expected to be a pacy track.

Third Dharamshala Film Festival to begin on October 30
Third Dharamshala Film Festival to begin on October 30

 The third edition of Dharamshala International Film Festival, featuring 24 full-length feature films and documentaries, will begin on October 30.

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).

Haryana clears policy for allotment of govt land to religious institutions

The Haryana Government on Sunday approved a policy for allotment of government land for social, religious, charitable trusts or institutions for construction of places of worship, dharamshala or community centres.

Vigilance enquiries, HPCA affairs marked 2013 in Himachal

Vigilance inquiries ordered by Congress government haunting the BJP, phone tapping and HPCA affairs, and Kinnaur witnessing the worst calamity marked the year 2013 for Himachal Pradesh.

Rains continue in Himachal, rivers in spate

The hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to experience moderate to heavy rains Wednesday and all the major rivers and their tributaries were in spate, officials said.

Tibetans who commit suicide `not crazy`: Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama has said that Tibetans who have committed suicide in recent weeks are "not crazy" but were taking desperate action to escape Chinese "brutality".

Virbhadra bowls googly ahead of IPL-6

The era of freebies is over for the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) - at least during the the two Indian Premier League-6 (IPL-6) matches in the state in May. At the bottom line, it`s to do with politics.

`Chinese leadership`s political will can resolve Tibet issue`

The Tibetan issue can be resolved if the new Chinese leadership shows "political will" to address their grievances, an envoy of the Dalai Lama said.

Govt. will not provide free security to HPCA for IPL: Virbhadra

The Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) will not be provided security free of cost by the state government during the forthcoming IPL matches in its stadium in May, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said on Saturday.

Two more Tibetans ‘set themselves on fire’

Two young Tibetans have reportedly burned themselves to death in western China.

Spice Jet to start operations from Dharamsala

To cater to the increasing demand of the passengers, private carrier Spice Jet will start operations from the Gaggal Airport here.

`Resolution of Tibet issue should be through dialogue`

The solution to the Tibet conflict should be based on dialogue and non-violence, Tibetan PM-in-exile Lobsang Sangay has said.

22 foreigners hurt in Haryana road accident

Around 35 people, including 22 foreigners, were injured Tuesday morning in Haryana after their tourist bus collided with a truck, said the police.

Tibetan General Meeting to be held in Dharamshala from May 21

The Second Tibetan National
General Meeting would be held from May 21 to 23 to give
final shape for transition of political power from Dalai Lama
to elected representatives.