State education secretary Rajeev Sharma also said that the UG exams, due to start from 17 April, have also been deferred
Eight dead in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba after bus falls into gorge; Jai Ram Thakur condoles fatalities
Eleven people have been injured in the accident and have been rushed to Medical College, Chamba for treatment
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the two-day global investors' meet in Dharamshala on 7 November, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said on Sunday
North India grapples with heavy rains over weekend, toll climbs to 42; Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand worst hit
The northern states grappled with the aftermath of the heavy rain during the weekend with damaged roads still to be repaired, flooded fields, rivers in spate and more bodies of victims being recovered.
150 people rescued from Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti district after incessant rains wash away road
As many as 150 people, including foreigners, were rescued after a road was washed away due to the incessant rain in Lahaul-Spiti district, Border Roads Organisation officials said.
Who after Narendra Modi? In the Gujarat of 2014, that appeared to be the most obvious question to ask when Modi took over as Prime Minister of India and left Gujarat to his successors — Anandiben Patel and later Vijay Rupani.
Himachal Pradesh building collapse: Seven, including six army personnel, dead in Solan accident; SAR ops to conclude today
Six Indian Army personnel and one civilian died in the building collapse in Himachal Pradesh's Solan on Sunday.
BJP got highest vote share in Himachal; figures show overwhelming support for party, says state's chief minister Jai Ram Thakur
The BJP got the highest vote share in the country in Himachal Pradesh and this shows the overwhelming support of the people for the party, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has said
Jai Ram Thakur claims Rahul Gandhi has lost his mental balance, calls Congress leadership 'pathetic'
Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jai Ram Thakur Thursday said Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has "lost his mental balance", in another case of name-calling during these Lok Sabha elections
Lok Sabha Election 2019, Himachal Pradesh profile: Congress likely to wage tough battle with BJP; Mandi, Shimla key seats
The apple-growing state has traditionally sided with BJP and Congress in the General Elections.
Himachal Pradesh avalanche: Three days after disaster, five army jawans still untraceable; search operations continue
Six jawans of the Army's 7 JAK Rifles — four from Himachal Pradesh, one each from Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmir — were buried under the avalanche that occurred near the Shipki La border outpost in Himachal Pradesh's tribal Kinnaur district around 11 am on Wednesday.
Jai Ram Thakur to raise issue of army shifting its training command centre from Shimla with PM, Nirmala Sitharaman
Following reports that the Army is considering a proposal to shift its training command headquarters from Shimla, the chief minister said he would talk to Prime Minister Modi and Defence Minister Sitharaman in this regard
Himachal govt urges locals to avoid venturing near avalanche-prone slopes after fresh snowfall, 413 roads shut down in state
Shimla, Chamba, Lahaul-Spiti, Kullu and Kinnaur received fresh snowfall, triggering an advisory from the Himachal Pradesh government which asked locals not to venture close to avalanche-prone slopes.
Himachal Pradesh Cabinet to implement scheme giving compensation of Rs 2-10 lakh to sexual assault survivors
The Himachal Pradesh cabinet has decided to implement 'Compensation Scheme for Women Survivors of Sexual Assault/Other Crimes-2018' to provide compensation to the women who had suffered loss, injury, as may be, as a result of the offence committed and thus required rehabilitation.
Himachal Pradesh may lose investors, warn industry experts, urge CM not to raise job quota for locals to 80%
Though Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jai Ram Thakur's proposal to raise employment quota for locals to 80 percent will help it gain political mileage, such a move will turn away investors and put the hill state at a great disadvantage against others, warn industry experts
His criticism of the Opposition over loan waivers comes days after Congress chief Rahul Gandhi said his party will not let Modi rest till the Centre writes off farm loans across the country.
12 Himachal natives, two from Punjab stranded in Saudi Arabia; CM Jai Ram Thakur seeks Sushma Swaraj's help
Fourteen people are stranded in Saudi Arabia with most of them, including residents of Himachal Pradesh, in the West Asian nation's jails after two local travel agents allegedly sent them to work there on tourist visas, police said Saturday.
From Shimla to Shyamala? Jai Ram Thakur isn't Yogi Adityanath, won't be able to change name overnight
The VHP has built up the argument saying it was asking only for correction as was done in case of Orissa to Odisha, Pondicherry to Puducherry, Bombay to Mumbai, Uttranchal to Uttrakhand, Calcutta to Kolkata and Bangalore to Bengaluru.
Congress to hold protests across Himachal Pradesh on 7 October, demanding withdrawal of bus fare hike
Congress demanded withdrawal of the fare hike announced on 24 September in Himachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh rains: Centre releases Rs 122 crore as initial aid; Jai Ram Thakur says state suffered loss of Rs 1,479 crore
The Centre has released Rs 122 crore to rain-hit Himachal Pradesh as an initial assistance to undertake rehabilitation measures.