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The Queen of Hill Stations:

Himachal Pradesh is the state whose capital is the wonderful Shimla. It is one of the top tourist destinations and is situated at the north-west Himalayas. By British it was also called the ‘Queen of Hill stations’. The Station is situated amidst the natural surroundings and is covered by the forests of pine, rhododendron and the oak. Here one can enjoy all the weathers starting from the pleasant summers to the snow laden winters. As the place is the top attraction for tourists it is earning from the tourism business at large. Tourism Industry has evolved as the biggest industry and has made lives of people simpler and better. Even the colonial era structures remain intact that leave behind a grandeur unmatched....more

Shimla Summer Festival 2012

Shimla is an awesome place to make a visit too. The awesomeness is enhanced at the time of summers. Every year in this period the Shimla administration organizes a summer fest. This fest gets organized for attracting more tourists. In year 2012 it got held from 2nd till 6th of June....more

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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:02:45 GMT

indiatvnews.com (press release) (blog)

Mild tremors in Himachal
The Hindu
Several parts of Himachal Pradesh experienced mild tremors today but no loss of life or property was reported. The tremors were felt at around 11.42 a.m. and lasted a few seconds, forcing people to rush out in the open. An earthquake of severe ...
Mild tremors felt in Himachal, no report of loss of life or propertyZee News
Make skill development nationwide programme: Himachal CMindiatvnews.com (press release) (blog)
Himachal Pradesh CM calls for making skill development a 'mission programme'Niticentral
Hindustan Times
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:43:09 GMT

Himachal Pradesh: Two dead, one seriously injured in accident
Zee News
Shimla: Two persons were killed while a woman was seriously injured when their car was hit by another vehicle near Salogara on Shimla-Kalka national Highway, 40 km from here on Wednesday. 62-year-old Kedar Sood and Tilak Ram (58) were on their ...
Himachal Pradesh: Two lifeless, one seriously injured in accidentBharat Press

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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 11:26:30 GMT


Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh Honours Queen Kangana Ranaut
Actress Kangana Ranaut, who won the Best Actress National Award for her performance in Queen, was recently honoured by her home state Himachal Pradesh for her contribution to cinema. The 28-year-old actress was invited to be the guest of honour on ...
Post National Award, honours at home for Kangana RanautIndia Today
Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh honors Tanu Weds Manu Returns actress ...Bollywood Dhamaka

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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 02:03:52 GMT

Jagran Post

Himachal told to stop sterilizing monkeys
The Shillong Times
Shimla: The Animal Welfare Board of India has asked Himachal Pradesh to stop its monkey sterilization programme till it ensures humane treatment of the primitives, an animal rights activist said on Thursday. The Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI ...
Himachal Pradesh told to stop sterilizing monkeys | Himvani NewsHimVani
Himachal Pradesh told to stop sterilizing monkeysJagran Post
Animal rights bodies seek closure of monkey sterilisation centresChandigarh Tribune

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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:02:51 GMT

High magnitude earthquake was experienced in border areas of Himachal ...
Mr. Manmohan Singh, Local IMD Officer and Director of Metrological centre, Shimla has confirmed that an earthquake measuring 7.5 magnitude on the richter scale occurred today at 1141 hrs. Epicentre of this earthquake was located at a latitude 28.1 ...

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:34:08 GMT

Times of India

Himachal CM's private secretary fails to turn up before ED
Zee News
... also accused of going on foreign jaunts at the expense of private companies while holding a government job. The couple was arrested in October 2008 from Haryana's Panchkula town. At that time the BJP government was at the helm in Himachal Pradesh.
Land bill against farming community:Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra SinghTimes of India
Rs 200 cr for channelisation of Pabbar, says VirbhadraChandigarh Tribune

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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:38:37 GMT

Hindustan Times

Himachal Day: 20 things you should know about the hill state
Hindustan Times
Undoubtedly, Himachal Pradesh is one of the most picturesque, serene calm and beautiful states of India. Not only is the state beautiful, it had set of its own merits. The state is the third fastest growing economy in India. Apart from this, the hill ...
20 things you should know about Himachal PradeshNYOOOZ

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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:28:37 GMT

Times of India

Himachal boasts of 'healthy' elderly population
Times of India
Himachal Pradesh is among the top five states of India having high life expectancy rate, where population of elderly (aged 60 or above) has grown rapidly. The other states include Kerala, Goa, Tamil Nadu and Punjab. According to UNFPA sample survey ...

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:16:26 GMT

HP to seek Shanan project from Punjab
Chandigarh Tribune
“The term of the project lease with Punjab is getting over so we will raise the issue of giving the power project located near Jogindernagar to Himachal,” said the Chief Minister. He said Himachal had been raising the issue which will again echo at a ...

Fri, 03 Apr 2015 16:51:28 GMT


Heavy Rains, Snow Continue to Lash Himachal Pradesh, Highway Blocked
File photo: Boys walk down a snow-covered road after snowfall in Shimla. (Press Trust of India). Shimla: Rains and thunderstorm today lashed the mid and lower hills of Himachal Pradesh while high altitude tribal areas received fresh snowfall. The ...
Himachal BJP to raise firing issue in assemblyTimes of India
Fresh rains revive cold wave conditions in Himachal PradeshIndia.com
Mercury dips in Himachal PradeshJagran Post
Chandigarh Tribune
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