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  • SC upholds ban on Pamaavat release in four states
    on Jan 19, 2018 at 5:03 am

    Along with them the Goa Police had also asked the Manohar Parrikar-led government to not allow the screening of the movie. There were also reports of the Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh governments banning the film. But Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adtiyanath didn't make any comment related ... […]

  • Himachal Futuristic Communication Ltd.(HFCL, 500183) Stock & Share Price Update With Analysis ...
    on Jan 19, 2018 at 4:40 am

    Himachal Futuristic Communication Ltd.(HFCL, 500183) Stock & Share Price Update With Analysis - January 19, 2018 ... One stock of Himachal Futuristic Communication Ltd. was seen to be priced at Rs. 31.55 while a change of 0.5(1.61%) points from the previous trade was also observed as last ... […]

  • In North India, decline in snowfall, rainfall spells doom
    on Jan 19, 2018 at 2:37 am

    Uttarakhand has reported 'large deficient rainfall' of minus 76 per cent departure from normal rainfall for October to December months of the last year followed by minus 49 per cent 'deficient rainfall' in the hilly state of Himachal Pradesh for the same time period. Jammu and Kashmir has minus 29 per ... […]

  • Himachal Pradesh gets ready for hard times following lack of rain, snow
    on Jan 19, 2018 at 2:25 am

    SHIMLA: With lack of rain and snow this winter, a drought-like situation is looming large over Himachal Pradesh. Keeping this in view, the state government has started preparing for the challenges lying ahead. On Thursday, principal secretary (revenue and disaster management) Onkar Chand Sharma ... […]

  • Pre-Budget consultations: CM Jai Ram demands 100% tax exemption to industries
    on Jan 19, 2018 at 2:15 am

    SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jai Ram Thakur has requested the Centre to provide 100% tax exemption to industries in the state for first five years and 50% subsidy for the next five years. He also requested provision of interest subvention of 7% for seven years to promote industrial ... […]

  • Jaundice threat: Himachal Pradesh chief secretary orders departments to coordinate
    on Jan 19, 2018 at 2:15 am

    SHIMLA: With the existing dry weather conditions posing threat of jaundice and some cases already being reported from Mandi, Solan and Shimla districts, Himachal Pradesh chief secretary Vineet Chawdhary on Thursday directed all government departments such as irrigation & public health, rural ... […]

  • Himachal Pradesh to launch drive against illegal mining
    on Jan 19, 2018 at 2:15 am

    During the financial year 2016-2017, 8,500 cases of illegal mining were detected in Himachal Pradesh and compounding fee of Rs 4.50 crore was imposed on them. Similarly, during 2015-16, 9,303 cases of illegal mining were detected and compounding fee to the tune of Rs 4.01 crore was imposed on ... […]

  • Government to allocate funds to states based on past performance
    on Jan 19, 2018 at 2:03 am

    According to India Ratings, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Punjab and Tamil Nadu would need compensation from the central government for the revenue loss, which is estimated to cost the Centre Rs 5,600 crore in FY18. The Odisha government ... […]

  • Thakur demands tax holiday for industry
    on Jan 19, 2018 at 12:47 am

    Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday urged the Union government to provide complete tax exemption for industry for the first five years and 50% exemption for the next five years to the industrially backward State. He also demanded provision of interest subvention of 7% for a ... […]