Tibetans inseparable part of our family: Vibhadra Singh
By Vijyender Sharma
DHARAMSHALA: “We don’t consider Tibetans as foreigners but as inseparable part of the family of the people of Himachal Pradesh and we sincerely want them to flourish and will be always by their side to assist and ensure their development in all spheres”, said Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on the occasion of the launching ceremony of Himalayan International Festival-2014 at the main temple (Tsuglagkhang) of his holiness Dalai lama in Macleodganj in Dharamshala today.
TCP Bill to be palced before Vidhan Sabha
By Vijyender Sharma
SHIMLA : Nod was given by the Cabinet to table the HP Town and Country Planning (Amendment) Bill 2014 in the ensuing Vidhan Sabha session, for paving the way for regularization of the unauthorized constructions in Himachal Pardesh. Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh presided over the meeting at Shimla today.
Himachal HC reserves judgement on CM's I-T case
By Vijyender Sharma
SHIMLA : The High Court of H.P. today reserved its judgement on the petitions of the Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and his family members challenging transfer the cases relating to investigations into their income tax returns.
Business Opportunities galore in Argentina: Guastavino
By Jagmohan Singh
AMRITSAR: Diversified export basket, dynamic domestic market, preferential access to a regional market at 0% tariff, industrial complementariness and opportunities to deepen productive specialization, strategic location, ties with Latin America all clubbed together, make Argentina an ideal location for trade and investment, says Raul Ignacio Gustavino, Ambassador of the Argentine Republic.
Withdraw service tax on money transfer from abroad:Gumtala
AMRITSAR: Dr Charanjit Singh Gumtala patron , Amritsar Vikas Manch has urged the Centre government to withdraw the circular issued by the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC), asking banks and financial institutions which levy a fee or commission for facilitating the transfer of money from abroad pay service tax.
Hindus welcome yoga in Oregon public school
NEADA(USA): Woodrow Wilson High School (WWHS) in Portland (Oregon) is reportedly offering one-of-its-kind Yoga/Mindfulness for-credit year-long course, which is said to be very popular.
Special summary revision of Photo Electoral rolls bagins in Punjab
CHANDIGARH: The special summary revision of photo Electoral roll began today in Punjab. The Draft Electoral Roll has been published and can be seen at office of DEO, ERO BLO and Polling Station. The draft electoral roll is also available at website of the CEO Office. (http://ceopunjab.nic.in). Claim and objection in Form 6, 6A, 7, 8 and 8A can be filed with the ERO’s from 15.10.2014 to 10.11.2014 by anyone who has attained the age of 18 as on 01.01.2015.
Congress will form govt in Haryana for third time: Hooda
ROHTAK (HARYANA) : With polling for the assembly elections in Haryana and Maharashtra currently underway, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said here on Wednesday that the Congress Party will form the government for the third time in the state.
October 15 to be holiday in factories
CHANDIGARH: To enable the workmen who are voters of Haryana State working in the Factories situated adjoining area with the State of Haryana, the voter of Haryana working in adjoining area in the State of Punjab may be allowed paid holiday on the day of poll i.e. 15.10.2014, so that the voters of Haryana State working in the Punjab State can able to cast their vote in the General Election to the State Legislative Assembly of Haryana to be held on 15th October, 2014 (Wednesday), the Punjab Government has declared that 15th October, 2014 (Wednesday) shall be the weekly paid holiday for all factories where Wednesday is not close day within the State of Punjab in lieu of their normal weekly holiday.
Assembly polls: Voting begins in Maharashtra and Haryana
CHANDIGARH/MUMBAI : The fate of 1,351 candidates is expected to be decided by 1.63 crore voters in high-stakes multi-cornered contest in Haryana while 4,119 candidates, including former Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan are in the fray on 228 seats of Maharashtra.