Category Archives: National

35 species of different fruits could be grown successfully in Himachal

North Gazette News/ Shimla
The diverse geo-climatic conditions of the State are conducive for cultivation of wide varieties of fruits which could be grown in different parts of the State. As many as 35 species of different fruits could be successfully grown in the State where horticulture has been major contributor to the economy of the State.

Earthquakes have shaken Himachal more than 120 times upto 2017 says a study

As per the recorded history, the state has been shaken by more than 120 times by earthquakes having a magnitude of 4.0 and above on the Richter scale as per the recorded history of earthquakes

WWF wrestler “The Great Khali” meets Himachal CM

North Gazette News/Shimla

Proposes to organise heavyweight wrestling championship in Himachal

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

Himachal Pradesh launches nutrition scheme for HIV positive children

North Gazette News/ Shimla

Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today launched nutrition scheme for children living with HIV-positive in the state during a state level awareness campaign organised here

Lalu sent to jail for three and half years for Fodder Scam

A Special CBI Court on Saturday awarded a jail term of three and half years to the Rastriya Janta Dal chief Lalu Yadav in the Fodder Scam. While pronouncing the judgement through video conferencing,

Virbhadra Money Laundering case : Anand Chauhan gets regular bail

North Gazette News
The Patiala House Court of Delhi has given the regular bail to LIC agent Anand Chauhan in the alleged Money Laundering Case registered by CBI against former Himachal chief minister Virbhadra Singh.

Video :Congress leader Asha Kumari slaps constable, Constable slaps Asha Kumari

North Gazette/ Shimla

In a video that gone viral on Friday, Senior Congress leader Asha Kumari slapped lady constable and lady constable also slapped Congress leader Asha Kumari in reply.

Now link AADHAAR with your bank and PAN till March 31

North Gazette News/ New Delhi
Now, you can link your Aadhaar No. with your bank account and PAN till March 31, 2018. The centre government has announced to extend the deadline to link the Aadhaar No with bank account. The notification in this regard has also been issued by the government on Wednesday. It is worth mentioning that the Supreme Court is set to start hearing from Thursday on the mandatory linking of Aadhaar to various government schemes.

High Court gets tough on unauthorised construction and drug menace

North Gazette News/ Shimla

The High Court of H.P. has directed the Chief Secretary to the State of H.P. to file his personal affidavit regarding the unauthorized construction and running of hotels/commercial establishments without statutory sanctions, more specifically at Village Kasol in Kullu. The Court also directed the Director General of Police, H.P to file the action taken report in the matter.

Cyclone Ockhi claims 14 lives in the Lakshwadeep islands

North Gazette News

Cyclone Ockhi has claimed as many as 14 lives in the Lakshwadeep islands as well as hundreds of fishermen feared trapped. Cyclon Ockhi on Saturday also drenched the neighbouring states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu.