School, heritage railway line hit by Himachal forest fires

A residential school in Kasauli and the 113-year-old Kalka-Shimla Mountain Railway were affected by the forest fires that continue to rage in Himachal Pradesh and have destroyed huge forest wealth. As many as 519 small and big fires were sweeping through the forests, according to Forest Minister Thakur Singh Bharmauri, even though he said the […]

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Disproportionate assets case: ED summons Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh

The Enforcement Directorate has issued summons to Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh in connection with its probe against him and his associates for alleged money laundering. Sources said the summons have been issued under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) asking Singh to personally appear before investigators in Delhi in […]

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CBI raids CM Virbhadra Singh’s home, Congress says vendetta

Already under the scanner of the Income Tax department, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh faced more trouble on Saturday as the CBI carried out searches at 13 places — including Singh’s residences in Shimla and Delhi apart from premises connected to his associates in Solan — after registering a disproportionate assets case against him. […]

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