BJP demands probe into controversial CD allegedly involving HP minister

The state BJP unit on Sunday demanded a probe into an audio CD stated to be controversial and purportedly containing the voice of a Himachal Pradesh minister in different conversations that has triggered a political row.

Himachal govt to honour people donating land for developmental works

 Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday said that persons donating land for developmental projects like hospitals and schools among others would be honoured by the Himachal Pradesh government.

Himachal BJP submits chargesheet against Virbhadra

Himachal BJP Thursday submitted chargesheet against the Virbhadra Singh-led Congress government demanding its dismissal and CBI enquiry into the charges, which Congress dubbed as "bundle of lies".

Himachal Pradesh CM celebrates 82nd birthday

 Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday celebrated his 82nd birthday and hoped he would be able to fight more elections.

Dalai Lama apostle of peace: Himachal CM

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Monday participated in the Dalai Lama's 80th birthday celebrations, and said the Tibetan spiritual leader was an "apostle of peace and struggle".

Himachal CM inaugurates helipad near China border

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday inaugurated a helipad in Chango village, in the state, bordering China.

Virbhadra assets case: BJP demands HP CM Virbhadra Singh's resignation

With CBI initiating a preliminary enquiry against Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, BJP on Friday demanded his immediate resignation to allow a probe to take place independently and demanded a public apology from Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi for allowing scams.

CBI probe: Himachal ministers slam Centre, back Virbhadra

 Senior ministers of Himachal Pradesh on Friday came out with a joint statement slamming the Centre and backing Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh after CBI initiated an enquiry to probe his alleged disproportionate assets worth Rs 6.1 crore amassed while he was Union Minister of Steel.

CBI probe a ploy to tarnish Virbhadra, says Congress

Expressing solidarity with Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, the state Congress on Friday accused the BJP-led central government of trying to destabilise the duly elected non-BJP state governments in the country.

DNA analysis of Chhagan Bhujbal's alleged money laundering, land grabbing case

Disapproving the state Anti Corruption Bureau having already taken over six months to probe allegations of money laundering and land grabbing against former Maharashtra minister Chhagan Bhujbal, the Bombay High Court on Thursday directed the ACB to complete its investigation and submit a final re

My family and me are targeted out of political vendetta by NDA: Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh ‏

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Thursday accused the NDA government of doing politics of vendetta against him and his family, stating it's a part of witch-hunting being manipulated by the former CM of the state and BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal.

CBI registers preliminary enquiry against Himachal CM

 CBI on Thursday initiated an inquiry against Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and his family members for allegedly amassing wealth of Rs 6.1 crore disproportionate to the known sources of income while serving as Union Minister of Steel.

Himachal cricket body opposes sports bill
Himachal cricket body opposes sports bill

The Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA), headed by BJP MP Anurag Thakur, on Friday submitted a memorandum to Governor Kalyan Singh, opposing the Himachal Pradesh Sports (Registration, Recognition and Regulation of Associations) Bill, 2015, which was passed by the state assembly on April 9.

Need to create awareness about leopards: Himachal CM

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Wednesday said there is a need to create awareness about the habits, movements and activities of leopards so that humans can develop an approach to live with them harmoniously.

Himachal announces Rs.500,000 for Manipur ambush martyrs

 Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday announced financial assistance of Rs.500,000 to the families of each of the seven martyred soldiers from the state who lost their lives in a militant ambush in Manipur last week.

Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh wishes Modi on completion of one year

While Congress slammed him, Narendra Modi on Tuesday received "good wishes" from Virbhadra Singh, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister and a senior leader of the opposition party, on completion of one year as Prime Minister.

Planning Commission was better than NITI Aayog: Himachal CM

 Batting for the disbanded Planning Commission, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said on Friday it was far better than the newly-constituted NITI Aayog as far as the welfare of states was concerned.

Row over alleged rape in Dharamsala

A controversy has erupted in Himachal Pradesh over the alleged rape of a student in a college in Dharamsala, with hundreds of students taking to the streets but Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and police insisted that no such incident had taken place.

Himachal HC dismisses plea against CM's acquittal

 In a major relief to Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and his wife, the state high court on Wednesday upheld the judgment of trial court acquitting them in a corruption case.

Himachal to move NGT over ban on tourist vehicles at Rohtang Pass

 Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday said the state government would urge the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to reconsider the ban imposed on plying tourist vehicles on Rohtang Pass.