Himachal Pradesh

PM Modi dedicates historic Gujarat win to karyakartas; says will keep working for HP

The Prime Minister gave his first official reaction after BJP’s historic win in Gujarat and it’s failure to reverse the the riwaz of “alternate government” in the hill state of Himachal. Taking to Twitter, PM Modi dedicated the landslide victory in Gujarat to the “hardworking karyakartas” of BJP. “To all hardworking Karyakartas I want to

Himachal Election: Congress Leader Sukhu Confident Of Party’s Chances

Congress leader and party campaign committee chairman Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu on Saturday expressed confidence that Congress will return to power in Himachal Pradesh.

HP Polls 2022: The New Indian Team Travels Up 10000 ft To Atal Tunnel

The opening of the 9.2 km long Atal Tunnel has proven to be life saving for local businessmen who depend on either tourism or trade of essential items. The New Indian team travelled to the world’s longest Highway Tunnel above 10,000 feet to understand the impact the opening of the tunnel has had on the

HP Polls: Know Who Kufri Rabbit Rearers, Yak Owners & Horse Riders Will Vote For?

The New Indian‘s Urvashi Khona travels to the remote village of Kufri in Himachal to learn who they’re rooting for this time. The voters of the hill state have never allowed a government run for a second consecutive term. It will be a difficult test for the current ruling party BJP in Himachal, where they’ve

EXCLUSIVE Interview | Is Snow-laden Himachal Poll Ready?

Conducting elections in hilly areas with unpredictable weather is never easy. With just a day to go before elections, the temperature dipped owing to snowfall and rain in different parts of Himachal. It has also made certain areas inaccessible. The higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh are wrapped in snow while the lower hills were lashed

INTERVIEW | Report from Election Control Room in Shimla Ahead Of Polling Day

A control room-cum-complaint cell has been set up at the Chief Electoral Office to ensure fair and inducement free elections in the Himachal Pradesh. The New Indian‘s Urvashi Khona speaks with Narendra Kumar , Manager IT Chief Electoral Office HP on the poll preparedness ahead of Assembly polls in Himachal.

Himachal Election: Kharge Says BJP Can Not Fool People Of HP

Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge, on Wednesday, slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government saying that it may fool the people of the country but not the people of Himachal Pradesh.

HP Polls: Won’t Go To Indira Gandhi Hospital Anymore, Pahadis Welcome AIIMS Bilaspur

Since its inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, last month, the AIIMS, Bilaspur has become an important landmark of the town. On Tuesday, The New Indian talked to the people of Bilaspur to learn how the hospital has changed their lives.

Himachal Election: Congress Ups The Ante; Big Guns Arrive In State

Congress general secretary Randeep Singh Surjewala slammed the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the issue of inflation, unemployment and others.