In a major relief to farmers, the crop insurance scheme for ginger, pea and tomato will be extended to more districts now.
Climate Change: Serious repercussions on hydropower sector, irrigation, drinking water schemes likely
The symptoms of climate change were discussed during an interaction between a team from City of Boulder, Colorado (USA), which has been paired with Shimla under the CityLinks Climate Adaptation Par
Shimla is among the six cities selected for the prestigious City Links Climate Adaptation Partnership Programme (CAAP), funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
2,000 buildings to face action; MC to give defaulters’ list to HC
Growers fear losses to wheat, stone fruit, vegetables
Hundreds of projects like hospitals await forest clearance
Farmers facing the vagaries of weather for the past two weeks are on tenterhooks as the Met office has predicted heavy rain and thunderstorm, accompanied with hailstorm in mid and lower hills of Hi
Urbanisation, which will be an inevitable part of growth for Himachal in the coming years, will be a major challenge.
Himachal Pradesh has made great strides in reducing poverty and attaining best human development outcomes, but female child sex ratio, under-nutrition in children and an ageing population still rem
Forfeiting our commons
The Lancet’s Series on Maternal and Child Undernutrition
President Obama's grand climate plan does not add up
Climate change can no longer be ignored
NGO demands withdrawal of Niyamgiri gram sabha notificatio