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Hoo-ha over new code for babus to respect leaders

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

There has been a lot of hoo-ha recently about bureaucrats being asked to pay respect to elected legislators and parliamentarians or face consequences.

No 210-ft Ravana effigy  in Ambala this year

No 210-ft Ravana effigy in Ambala this year

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

The famous 210-foot effigy of demon king Ravana and the five-day Barara festival, which is organised during Dasehra, will no longer be witnessed in Ambala.

Re-employment guidelines released

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

The Haryana Government has issued guidelines for every department to follow in respect of re-employment after the age of 58 years.

Abdul Hafiz: Youngest Indian to get Victoria Cross

Abdul Hafiz: Youngest Indian to get Victoria Cross

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

“Post reorganise karo, mein covering fire doonga” (reorganise the post, I will give covering fire) were the last words of Jemadar Abdul Hafiz during the final assault on Nungshigun in the battle for Imphal during World War-II.

Gurugram first in state to promote pearl, shrimp farming

Gurugram first in state to promote pearl, shrimp farming

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

Gurugram has become the first district in Haryana to start pearl farming.

Sir Chhotu Ram —  A man of integrity

Sir Chhotu Ram — A man of integrity

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

Much is found in print on Sir Chhotu Ram.

New Gurugram police chief for quick response

New Gurugram police chief for quick response

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

KK Rao, a 1996-batch IPS officer, has joined as the new Police Commissioner of Gurugram.

Museum dedicated to Krishna art

Museum dedicated to Krishna art

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

Lord Krishna is an embodiment of intellectual and spiritual glory.

Why only commoners have to pay toll?SO ORDINARY

Why only commoners have to pay toll?

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

First an affirmation, although I have not studied it as a subject, my location makes me an expert in this field.

Govt. To Strive for Clean AdministrationFROM THE ARCHIVES: AMBALA, SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 1967

Govt. To Strive for Clean Administration

23 Jun 2018 | 12:40 AM

CHANDIGARH:Mr Birendra Singh, the new Chief Minister of Haryana, said in a broadcast from the Jullundur station of All India Radio this evening this his government would "try to measure up to the expectations which the people of the State repose in us" and justify their faith in them.

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‘We respond to disaster in a very ad hoc manner’INTERVIEW

‘We respond to disaster in a very ad hoc manner’

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

Living under the shadow of a constant threat from landslides, life still carries on normally for people in every nook and corner of the state.

‘Geological studies can prevent landslides’

‘Geological studies can prevent landslides’

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

Arun Sharma remained State Geologist for a period of 11 long years.

Bantony Complex’s rich history and Shilp MelaVIGNETTES

Bantony Complex’s rich history and Shilp Mela

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

The entire property of Bantony Estate measuring 18,193 square metres was acquired by the government in the beginning of 2017 for Rs 27.84 crore.

Congress on suicidal pathBEYOND THE NEWS

Congress on suicidal path

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

It is a known fact that Congress leaders and workers are at their best when they want to defeat their own nominees in any election and they seem to be working sincerely in this direction in Himachal Pradesh.

Shimla (Rural) MLA to develop it as hub of organic farmingKNOW YOUR MLA

Shimla (Rural) MLA to develop it as hub of organic farming

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

At 28, Vikramaditya Singh, a Congress legislature from the Shimla rural constituency, is the youngest legislator in Himachal’s Vidhan Sabha, which has 68 members.

Ustad Vilayat Khan and his Shimla connection

Ustad Vilayat Khan and his Shimla connection

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

Ustad Vilayat Khan, arguably the finest sitar player of his generation, had a connection with Shimla that is fast being forgotten.

Deities as guardians and guides of people

Deities as guardians and guides of people

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

The gurs go in a trance-like state called khel, while answering queries put forth by devotees to seek help of the deity to solve their problems and give messages of the deity to the devotees.

Bed and breakfast threatens hoteliers’ bread & butter

Bed and breakfast threatens hoteliers’ bread & butter

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

The recent water crisis in Shimla has exposed a widening rift in the state’s hospitality industry.

Just throw it out mindset spoils Dharamsala’s beauty

Just throw it out mindset spoils Dharamsala’s beauty

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

In common with many beauty spots whose popularity has outstripped their infrastructure, Dharamsala has a garbage problem.

Short film ‘Shimla 7’ stars young talent from city

Short film ‘Shimla 7’ stars young talent from city

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

A man driving through a bumpy road in the hills spots a woman stranded on the outskirts of Shimla, but to his utter surprise, he comes to know that the ‘stranger’ knows a lot about his personal life.

British landmark set to become wellness centre

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

After reducing another British colonial landmark to rubble, the state government is coming up with a wellness-cum-interpretation centre to attract tourists to Craignano, being developed as a nature park amidst red and pink tulips.

Probiotics bacteria help us keep our gut healthy

23 Jun 2018 | 1:15 AM

The term probiotic comes from the Latin words ‘pro’ meaning “forward” and ‘bios’ meaning “life”, thus probiotics promote life, so probiotics are nothing but live bacteria that are good for our health.

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