Himachal News

Himachal Pradesh tops in governance in 2018

In the Public Affairs Index 2018 released by the think tank Public Affairs Centre (PAC), Himachal Pradesh tops the list as best governed state in small states category.  Himachal also ranked in the top states  in the index  to provide better living conditions for all children. Goa was the second in the list followed by Mizoram, Sikkim […]


Himachal Pradesh Gets Best State Award in Education, Infrastructure and Overall Development

Himachal Pradesh was declared best state in the fields of Education, Infrastructure and overall development in Big State category at State of the States Conclave-2017 organised by India Today Group. Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh received the award presented by Union Minister of Road Transport Nitin Gadkari in Delhi today. Himachal was judged best state in two […]


हिमाचल और उत्तराखंड के कई हिस्सों में प्राचीन समय से चली आ रही बहुपतित्व प्रथा

हिमाचल प्रदेश के किन्नौर, सिरमौर और उत्तराखंड के कुछ गांवों में प्राचीन कल से एक प्रथा चली आ रही है,  जिसे कहा जाता है polyandry या बहुपतित्व। आसान भाषा में समझा जाये तो यह एक ऐसी प्रथा है कि एक परिवार में जितने भी भाई होते हैं सभी एक ही औरत से शादी करते हैं। हिमाचल […]