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Dharamshala declared second capital of Himachal Pradesh

By IANS

Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said the town has a significance and history of its own and fully deserved to be the second capital of the state.

Dalai Lama’s abode turning into concrete jungle

IANS

“McLeod Ganj and its nearby villages fall in the highly-sliding zone. The construction of multi-storied buildings is not advisable in this area.”

Kalichaat wins four awards at Free Spirit Film Festival

By Tibet Sun Onlinenews

Hindi feature film ‘Kalichaat’ won four awards at the Free Spirit Film Festival, which concluded on Tuesday night in McLeod Ganj with audience attending from all over the world.

Dharamshala gets first instalment for Smart City Project

By Lalit Mohan

Now the development works as proposed in the plan submitted to the union minister of urban development under the Smart City project would be started.

‘Divine Dharamshala’ selected as Smart City

By Tribune India

There are plans for bike-sharing stations, 35 e-buses for local transport, 120 bus shelters with public information system, route maps, and safe lighting.

The spring blues of McLeod Ganj

By Lobsang Wangyal

Septic pipe leakages on the roads are playing gooseberry with us and our beautiful spring.

Illegal constructions in McLeod Ganj go unchecked

By Lalit Mohan

Illegal constructions were continuing in the McLeod Ganj area despite notices by the local municipal council and the Town and Country Planning Department.

Smart city can wait: First fix the basics

By Lobsang Wangyal

Before the dream of a Smart City, we would rather have the basics fixed.

Crackdown on unregistered hotels in McLeod Ganj

By Lalit Mohan

11 hotels have been issued notice as they have not been able to submit no objection certificates (NOC) fto certify that their buildings were legal.

Mess mounds bury McLeod Ganj

By S Gopal Puri

The whole of hill destination McLeod Ganj has become a big stinking garbage dump after cleaning contract to new company was cancelled.