BJP launches drive to enroll 15 lakh members in Himachal

BJP's Himachal Pradesh unit on Monday launched a campaign to enroll 15 lakh members in the state with all senior party leaders enrolling new members at several camps.

Cong-BJP tussle over HPCA casts shadow on India-West Indies
Cong-BJP tussle over HPCA casts shadow on India-West Indies

 The tussle between ruling Congress and opposition BJP over the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) issue has cast a shadow on the 2nd ODI match between India and West Indies scheduled to be held here on October 17.

Singh, Dhumal accuse each other of pursuing vendetta politics

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and BJP leader P K Dhumal Tuesday accused each other of pursuing the "politics of vendetta".

HP Chief Minister wants fresh elections in HPCA

Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday justified cancelling the lease of lands given to the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association, saying that "free and fair" elections should be held in the HPCA.

Violation of laws for land to HPCA will be probed: Virbhadra

Violation of land laws and flouting of terms of land lease given to Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association by BJP govt for construction of luxury hotel to be probed, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said.

BJP first list candidates for HP poll in 1st week of September

Ruling BJP in Himachal Pradesh would release its first list of assembly poll candidates in the first week of September, Chief Minister P K Dhumal said.

Dhumal takes ground row to PM

Upping the ante over the row with army over a piece of land in HP, Dhumal complained to PM about the "interference" and indiscipline" by the force.

Single window authority clears six projects in HP

The Himachal Pradesh Single Window Clearance and Monitoring Authority cleared six projects including one new and five expansion projects.

Dhumal denies seeking political vendetta

Himachal Pradesh CM P K Dhumal said it was not correct to say that his government was only expediting political cases of corruption.

Himachal CM: State budget pluralistic and pragmatic

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister P K Dhumal on Tuesday described the state budget for 2012-13 as "pragmatic and pluralistic".

Dhumal: Kejriwal cannot “dictate terms”

Remarks of Arvind Kejriwal that Lokayukta was defunct in Himachal Pradesh CM P K Dhumal said the social activist cannot "dictate terms" in the matter.

Dhumal defends land transfer to Bhushan trust

Chief Minister P K Dhumal on Monday rejected Union Minister VB Singh`s
charge that Himachal Pradesh government had violated laws for
giving a tea estate to a trust linked to Team Anna member
Prashant Bhushan.

Dhumal releases book written by cancer survivor

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister P K
Dhumal released a book on cancer written by a freelance
journalist.

Himachal Pradesh CM to flag off `Raid-De-Himalaya` on Oct 11

The 13th Raid-De-Himalaya, an internationally acclaimed motorsport event, is set to be held from October 11-16, which will be flag-off by Himachal Chief Minister P K Dhumal.

Limiting expenditure of salary, pension hit HP finances: CM

Replying to five-day debate on the general budget for
2011-12, Dhumal said Himachal has a very large number of
employees and the total expenditure on salaries, pension and
interests payment etc was about 60 percent.