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Iran apple leaves Himachal Pradesh, J&K orchardists with sour taste

Iran apple leaves Himachal Pradesh, J&K orchardists with sour taste

2022-01-17 01:31:12 Tribune News Service Subhash Rajta Shimla, January 16 Apple growers of Himachal and Kashmir are enduring losses due to “heavy import” of the fruit from Iran. They are incurring a loss of Rs 400-500 per box of the fruit stored in cold stores. Selling at half the price of local produce …

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For road to Leh,  BRO to build tunnel under Shinkula Pass

For road to Leh, BRO to build tunnel under Shinkula Pass

2022-01-17 00:31:48 Tribune News Service Dipender Manta Mandi, January 16 The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) will construct a tunnel beneath the Shinkula Pass to provide road connectivity to Leh from the Manali side. At present, there is only one route to Leh from Manali via the Baralacha Pass for the Army and civilians, …

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Himachal CM  opens women's national ice hockey tourney at Kaza

Himachal CM opens women’s national ice hockey tourney at Kaza

2022-01-17 00:31:43 Tribune News Service Dipender Manta Mandi, January 16 Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur inaugurated the 9th Women National Ice Hockey Championship at Kaza today. He said, “It is for the first time that the competition is being held in the state. Ice hockey is one of the most popular winter sports. …

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Functioning of private BEd colleges in Himachal under scanner

Functioning of private BEd colleges in Himachal under scanner

2022-01-17 00:31:41 Tribune News Service Bhanu P Lohumi Shimla, January 16 The arrest of three members of the inspection team of the National Council of Teachers Education (NCTE) from Gaggal and Indora in Kangra district for allegedly demanding money for ignoring the shortcomings in colleges has put a question mark on the functioning …

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Since 2009, Manav Bharti University, Solan, awarded only 922 degrees

Since 2009, Manav Bharti University, Solan, awarded only 922 degrees

2022-01-17 00:31:37 Tribune News Service Bhanu P Lohumi Shimla, January 16 Manav Bharti University, Solan, in the dock in mega fake degree scam, has awarded only 922 degrees on record as per the disclosure made by former registrar Anupama Thakur in February 2020, just a month before a case was registered against the …

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Attendance of MGNREGA workers in Kangra to be marked online

Attendance of MGNREGA workers in Kangra to be marked online

2022-01-17 00:31:35 Tribune News Service Lalit Mohan Dharamsala, January 16 Attendance of MGNREGA workers in Kangra district would now be marked online. The district administration, as per the directives of the union government, has made it mandatory that the attendance of all MGNREGA works involving more than 20 workers would be marked online. …

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Covid delays inauguration of Dharamsala-McLeodganj ropeway

Covid delays inauguration of Dharamsala-McLeodganj ropeway

2022-01-17 00:31:28 Tribune News Service Lalit Mohan Dharamsala, January 16 The ropeway project that will connect Dharamsala with McLeodganj has been completed but is awaiting inauguration. It was built by Dharamsala Ropeways Company, a joint venture of Tata Infrastructure Company and a state firm. The project has been completed at about Rs 200 …

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Jawali farmers allege fertiliser sold at higher price, seek probe

Jawali farmers allege fertiliser sold at higher price, seek probe

2022-01-17 00:31:15 Rajiv Mahajan NURPUR, JANUARY 16 Farmers of the Katholi gram panchayat in Nagrota Surian development block of Jawali have alleged that urea fertiliser was being sold at exorbitant price in the area. The Maximum Retail Price (MRP) of a 45-kg fertiliser bag is Rs 266.5 but the same was available to them at …

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Call for sandalwood farming to improve growers' income in Himachal Pradesh

Call for sandalwood farming to improve growers’ income in Himachal Pradesh

2022-01-17 00:31:08 Tribune News Service Dipender Manta Mandi, January 16 The regional-cum-facilitation centre (RCFC) at the Research Institute in Indian Systems of Medicine (RIISM) at Jogindernagar in Mandi district has joined hands with an innovative farmer of Churag to do research work to prepare value-added products of sandalwood to strengthen the economy of …

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