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  • himachal allocated rs 353 crore for railway projects suresh

    Himachal allocated Rs 353 crore for Railway projects: Suresh Prabhu

    India | May 30, 2015, 10:20 PM IST

    Shimla/Manali: Railway minister Suresh Prabhu today assured that funds would be no constraint in pushing the Railway projects in Himachal Pradesh and for the first time Rs 353 crore had been allocated in the budget.Prabhu

  • heavy rains snow predicted in himachal in next 48 hours

    Heavy rains, snow predicted in Himachal in next 48 hours

    India | Feb 28, 2015, 09:05 PM IST

    Shimla: The MeT department today predicted heavy rains in lower and mid hills and heavy to very heavy snowfall in higher hills and tribal areas during the next 48 hours.The MeT office predicted thundershowers at

  • sunny wednesday in himachal after days of snow

    Sunny Wednesday in Himachal after days of snow

    India | Feb 04, 2015, 11:49 AM IST

    Shimla: Two days after moderate to heavy snowfall in Himachal Pradesh, it was a bright sunny Wednesday."It is bright and sunny after two days of widespread snow and rain in the state," an official of

  • no case of love jihad in himachal government

    No case of 'love jihad' in Himachal: Government

    India | Jan 13, 2015, 09:18 PM IST

    Shimla: The Congress government in Himachal Pradesh Tuesday said no case of 'love jihad', religious conversion and illegal intrusion of Bangladeshi labourers has been reported in the state.Refuting allegations of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad, a

  • himachal slightly warmer snowfall in store

    Himachal slightly warmer, snowfall in store

    India | Jan 02, 2015, 11:46 AM IST

    Shimla: Most of the hill stations of Himachal Pradesh on Friday saw a further rise in temperature, but the Met Office here has forecast chances of rain and snowfall in the next two days."There are

  • himachal turns into skiers paradise after record snow

    Himachal turns into skiers' paradise after record snow

    Lifestyle | Dec 23, 2014, 06:38 PM IST

    Shimla:  With record amounts of snow falling, the pistes overlooking Himachal Pradesh's popular tourist resorts Shimla and Manali have turned out to be a paradise for skiers."This is just the beginning of good skiing days,"

  • sunny morning in himachal after snowfall

    Sunny morning in Himachal after snowfall

    India | Dec 23, 2014, 11:48 AM IST

    Shimla: it was a bright and sunny morning across Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday after two days of rain and snowfall, even though temperatures remained below the freezing point at many places."It was a bright, sunny

  • ngo intervenes after himachal school bars hiv woman from

    NGO intervenes after Himachal school bars HIV+ woman from cooking

    India | Dec 19, 2014, 01:53 PM IST

    Shimla: An HIV positive woman employed as a cook in a government school in Himachal's Kangra district was barred from cooking until an NGO persuaded the authorities to take her back."For three days I was

  • over 600 tourists evacuated in himachal

    Over 600 tourists evacuated in Himachal

    India | Dec 14, 2014, 11:37 AM IST

    Shimla: More than 600 tourists struck in the hills overlooking the tourist resort Manali in Himachal Pradesh due to snow have been rescued, an official said on Sunday.Eighteen people were, however, still stranded and provided

  • tourists flock to hills as himachal experiences rains

    Tourists flock to hills as Himachal experiences rains, snowfall

    India | Dec 13, 2014, 03:40 PM IST

    Shimla: Heavy rains lashed the plains and hilly areas of Himachal Pradesh, causing snowfall in Kullu, Manali and other tourist resorts. A large number of tourists from the plains of Delhi, Chandigarh and Punjab have begun

  • himachal to be free of open defecation by 2019

    Himachal to be free of open defecation by 2019

    India | Oct 26, 2014, 07:36 PM IST

    Shimla: Himachal Pradesh has prepared an action plan to achieve all targets under the 'Swachh Bharat Mission', thereby ensuring a clean state free of open defecation by 2019, an official told IANS here Sunday.The aim

  • beas tragedy more personnel to join search

    Beas tragedy: More personnel to join search

    India | Jun 13, 2014, 11:20 AM IST

    Mandi: The search operation to trace the 17 persons still missing following the tragedy in the Beas river involving a group of engineering students from Hyderabad resumed on its fifth day today with more personnel

  • hp tragedy survivors four bodies to reach hyderabad by

    HP Tragedy: Survivors, four bodies to reach Hyderabad by special flights

    India | Jun 09, 2014, 11:44 PM IST

    Hyderabad: A special flight carrying 24 students who survived the river tragedy in Himachal Pradesh will be landing here Monday night while bodies of four victims are being flown in a defence aircraft.Civil Aviation Minister

  • himachal cm raises state issues with pm fm

    Himachal CM raises state issues with PM, FM

    India | Jun 05, 2014, 11:13 PM IST

    Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley about issues pertaining to the state and sought their support for its development today.  Virbhadra Singh who

  • storm lashes himachal rohtang pass closed

    Storm lashes Himachal; Rohtang Pass closed

    India | Jun 01, 2014, 05:26 PM IST

    Shimla: Severe storm accompanied by rains and sleet today lashed parts of Himachal Pradesh, including state capital Shimla, disrupting the normal life while Rohtang Pass was closed due to fresh snowfall in tribal areas.Some state

  • himachal central univarsity vc offers to resign

    Himachal central Univarsity VC offers to resign

    India | Jun 01, 2014, 11:41 AM IST

    Shimla: Furqan Qamar, vice chancellor of the Central University of Himachal Pradesh, has sought the consent of President Pranab Mukherjee to relieve him from his post, university officials said on Sunday.Qamar has been appointed secretary

  • himachal s hilltop aadi himani chamunda temple damaged in

    Himachal's hilltop Aadi Himani Chamunda temple damaged in fire

    India | Feb 15, 2014, 12:49 PM IST

    Kangra (Himachal Pradesh): An ancient hilltop wooden shrine in Himachal Pradesh was damaged in a fire, officials said Saturday. The temple is closed in winter owing to heavy snowfall.The Aadi Himani Chamunda temple, situated amid

  • long forgotten himachali food on road to revival

    Long forgotten Himachali food on road to revival

    Lifestyle | Feb 03, 2014, 04:13 PM IST

    Shimla: Traditional Himachali food like khoru, patore, babroo, chaa ghosht and murgh anardana that have been long forgotten are now being offered by a chain of hotels using the finest ingredients, traditional recipes and methods.The

  • ranji trophy baroda punjab himachal score outright wins

    Ranji Trophy: Baroda, Punjab, Himachal score outright wins

    Cricket | Nov 30, 2013, 07:37 PM IST

    New Delhi: Baroda, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh scored outright victories with a day to spare in the fifth round of Ranji Trophy cricket matches Saturday.At the Moti Bagh Stadium in Vadodara, hosts Baroda registered a

  • 19 die in bus accident in himachal pradesh

    19 die in bus accident in Himachal Pradesh

    India | Sep 27, 2013, 01:23 PM IST

    Shimla:  Nineteen people died and another critically injured when a bus rolled down a 600-feet deep gorge near Ransua-Jabrog village in Sirmaur district this morning.The bus with 20 passengers on board was on its way