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12-Nov-2018 Dharamshala

Jai Ram Thakur presides over closing ceremony of HP Police Sports Meet

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while presiding over the closing ceremony of 50th Himachal Pradesh Police Sports Meet held at Dharamshala in Kangra district here today said that one thousand Police personnel would be recruited in the State Police Department...

03-Nov-2018 Dharamshala

More films, shows should be made on Kashmir, says director Aijaz Khan

After shooting his feature film "Hamid" in the green valleys of Kashmir, filmmaker Aijaz Khan urged other members of the film fraternity to showcase the life of Kashmiri people and their issues through more number of films and shows."Kashmir is a beautiful...

31-Oct-2018 Dharamshala

Dharamshala Film Festival to focus on #MeToo, local filmmakers

In its seventh edition, the Dharamshala International Film Festival, which gets underway here on Thursday, will have a bouquet of 46 films with a focus on those from Himachal Pradesh, apart from having a panel discussion on the #MeToo movement in India."We...

26-Oct-2018 Dharamshala

CM Inaugurates IMA Bhawan at Dharamshala

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur inaugurated newly constructed Indian Medical Association Bhawan (IMA Bhawan) at Dharamshala in Kangra district yesterday evening.Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister said that medical profession was the noble profession dedicated...

20-Sep-2018 Dharamshala

Death toll rose to three in yesterday’s bus accident

In the yesterday’s bus accident of  Luna, in Chamba district  the number of dead has gone up to three.  According to Police another person, who was seriously injured in this accident, died today in Tanda Medical college Hospital, during treatment?...

17-Sep-2018 Dharamshala

Army Jawan killed two others before killing himself in Dharamshala

An army Jawan killed two others colleagues before killing himself I ast night Dharamshala army area near Mecleodganj.Badri Singha DSP HP Police in Dharamshala briefed the media ,” The report of incident  registered at Police Station  Mcleodganj...

17-Sep-2018 Dharamshala

Soldier kills 2 colleagues, himself in Himachal Pradesh

A soldier allegedly shot dead two of his colleagues before killing himself in the cantonment area of Dharamshala early on Monday, police said.Jasbir Singh, a soldier of the 18 Sikh Regiment, shot dead two fellow soldiers, Hardeep Singh and Harpal Singh,...

08-Sep-2018 Dharamshala

District police on campaign to eradicate drug menace

Dharamshala (Kangra) Police is continuing with the objective to eradicate drug menace in District Kangra.The police spokesperson informed PTI that a special campaign was launched in this District on 7.9.18 to check all shops, khokhas situated near all educational...

08-Sep-2018 Dharamshala

Indo-Israeli joint cleanup operation in Dharamshala

Indo-Israeli joint cleanup operation was organised at Dharamkot  the upper Dharamshala,(the seat of religious leader Dalai Lama ) ,  on Saturday to Celebrate Israeli  New Year.Sanjeev Gandhi ,the secretary of the Hotel Association Dharamshala said,...

01-Sep-2018 Dharamshala

Hand over Vidhan Sabha Comlex Dharamshala to CUHP : Shanta Kumar

BJP  MP  from Kangra and former Union Minister/ CM Himachal  Shanta kumar desired that the recently built Vidhan Sabha Coplex  located in Dharamshala should be handed over to Central University of Himachal Pradesh (CUHP) which is awaiting a...

06-Aug-2018 Dharamshala

Dharamshala Rotary planted 150 Deodhar saplings

150 saplings of Deodhar variety  were planted today along Dharamshala- Mecleodganj  National highway by the rotary Club Dharamshala. The programme was attended by DC Kangra Sandeep Kumar, Commissioner MC Dharamshala Sandeep Kadam, SDM Dharamshala...

05-Jul-2018 Dharamsala

To solve crises in industry,Hotelier met Minister in Dharamshala

The members of the hotel association of Mecleodganj, Dharamshala  and district association  met the UD and TCP minister Sarveen Choudhary at Dharamshala late Yesterday.Secretary of the hotel association of Kangra , Sanjeev Gandhi while talking...

27-Jun-2018 Dharamshala

2 unidentified female dead bodies recovered at Shahnahar

According to the police 2 unidentified female dead bodies recovered today at Shahnahar area of Fatehpur Near Nurpur in Kangra district.Confirming it ,Santosh Patial SP said, “Today 2 unidentified female dead bodies age about 25 to 30 years in decomposed condition...

08-May-2018 Dharamsala

Rain snow brought down temperature in Himachal

The Dhouladhar ranges of Himalayas in Kangra district of Himachal had the fresh and heavy snowfall this morning as the entire Kangra Valley including the famous hill station Dharamshala experiencing the light to moderate rain since yesterday evening. The...

07-May-2018 Dharamshala (Kangra)

Farm mechanization is need of the hour : Jai Ram Thakur

Despite limited financial resources, the State Government has proposed several new schemes for the State to give impetus to all round and equitable development of the State and its farming community.This was stated by the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while...

31-Mar-2018 Dharamsala

Dalai Lama embraces trooper who escorted him in 1959

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama got emotional on Saturday as he embraced one of the five Assam Rifles troopers, Naren Chandra Das, who escorted him in India after his escape from Tibet.In 1959, as a young trooper Das, now 80, escorted the Dalai Lama,...

31-Mar-2018 Dharamsala

India hosted people in difficulty with open heart : Ram Madhav

BJP leader Ram Madhav on Saturday said India has always hosted people in difficult times with an open heart.Speaking here at an event to mark the 60th anniversary of the Dalai Lama's arrival in India, he said: "We know the life of a refugee is very tough...we...

28-Feb-2018 Dharamsala

I hope China will accept dialogue with Tibetans : Lobsang Sangay

His salary is "less than that of an Indian postman", but it is his task to communicate his community's desire for liberty across the globe. And Lobsang Sangay, the 49-year-old Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) President, has a packed agenda, including...

03-Feb-2018 Dharamsala

World fame Wrestler ‘The Great Khali meets Jai Ram Thakur

World famous heavyweight professional wrestling Champ of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Dilip Singh Rana, ‘The Great Khali’ called upon  Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur at Dharamshala today and briefed him about his plans to organise the world...

01-Feb-2018 Macleodganj (Dharamshala)

Jai Ram Thakur visits Dalai Lama at Dharamshala

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur called upon the Spiritual head of Tibetian Government in exile His Holiness Dalai Lama at his residence, Thakchek  Choeling in Macleodganj at Dharamshala today and sought his blessings.His Holiness discussed various issues...

10-Jan-2018 Dharamsala

Acharya Devvrat asks MLAs to keep political vendetta at bay

Political vendetta should not come in the way of development of the state, Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Dev Vrat told legislators on Wednesday.In his 20-minute address here to the newly-elected members of the Legislative Assembly, he said the people had given...

09-Jan-2018 Dharamsala

Himachal Cabinet contributes Rs 1 lakh each to relief fund

In a humanitarian gesture, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur and his 11 Cabinet colleagues on Tuesday decided to contribute Rs 100,000 each from their salary towards the Chief Minister's Relief Fund, Thakur said.The previous Congress government...

08-Jan-2018 Dharamsala

Dharmshala welcomes Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur

Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur was given rousing reception on reaching Gaggal airport at Kangra today. He was received at Gaggal airport by senior BJP leaders including Shri Shanta Kumar and his cabinet colleagues. Food, Civil Supply and Consumer Affairs...

10-Dec-2017 Dharamsala

1st ODI: Rohit Sharma blames batsmen for India's defeat

India captain Rohit Sharma blamed poor batting for the humiliating seven-wicket defeat to Sri Lanka in the first One-Day International (ODI) here on Sunday.The Indian batsmen put up with a pathetic show to be dismissed for a lowly total of 112 runs.Only three...

10-Dec-2017 Dharamsala

Sri Lanka thrash India in first ODI

Sri Lanka dominated with both bat and ball to outclass India by seven wickets in the first One-day International (ODI) at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium here on Sunday.After opting to field, Sri Lanka rode on career best figures of 4/13...

08-Nov-2017 Dharamsala

Tibetans in Dharamsala divided over voting in Assembly poll

Tibetans in Dharamsala, living in exile for long in the second capital of Himachal Pradesh, are divided over securing voting rights in India.Some of the Tibetans feel that exercising their vote in India could dilute their struggle for freedom while others say...

04-Nov-2017 Dharamsala

Indie films lack government supporter : Sayani Gupta

Having worked in a number of independent films, actress Sayani Gupta whose films have travelled to film festivals all across the globe, says when it comes to funding, projects on foreign shores have tremendous support from their governments and other bodies...

01-Nov-2017 Dharamsala

Dharamsala film fest continues to back indie cinema

The quaint and hilly environs of Dharamsala, a popular spiritual destination in Himachal Pradesh, will come alive with the voice and visuals of independent filmmakers from India and abroad at the sixth edition of the Dharamshala International Film Festival...

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