Tag Archives: Himachal Pradesh

Sudhir Sharma visits Belarus to discuss skyway construction

A 12-km-long skyway is planned between lower Dharamshala and McLeod Ganj, with construction possibly to start in 2018.

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Dharamshala declared second capital of Himachal Pradesh

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.

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Dalai Lama’s abode turning into concrete jungle

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

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Kalichaat wins four awards at Free Spirit Film Festival

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.

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Illegal constructions in McLeod Ganj go unchecked

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

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Smart city can wait: First fix the basics

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

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Crackdown on unregistered hotels in McLeod Ganj

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.

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Saved from certain death, trekker thanks police rescuers

A month ago, almost to the day, he was counting his last moments, lying in a deep gorge surrounded by dense forest with fractured hip and ribs.

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Dalai Lama’s abode to be linked with ropeway

Besides the McLeod Ganj ropeway, two more are Shimla’s Mall Road to be linked with Cart Road, and Chamunda temple with Aadi Himani Chamunda temple.

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McLeod Ganj to get world-class roads

Finally, McLeod Ganj is getting world-class roads: The works for re-paving are under way, with interlocking pavers called Holland Stones.

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