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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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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:36:07 GMT

ABP News

Two Minor Sisters Washed Away in Himachal Rivulet
The New Indian Express
SHIMLA: Two minor sisters were Monday washed away in a swollen rivulet in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district, police said. Komal (9) and Nazia (7), daughters of Rajdeen of Harnota village, drowned in the rivulet in Thoda panchayat area, some 300 km ...
Widespread rain lashes Himachal PradeshBusiness Standard

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:01:52 GMT

The New Indian Express

Shimla gets Himachal's first water-dispensing ATM
Zee News
Shimla: Now, you can buy drinking water by using an ATM card in this Himachal Pradesh capital, the first in the state and perhaps in the country. Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Monday opened the innovative water dispensing system at the Ridge to ...
Drugs Are Not Supplied to Punjab from Himachal Pradesh: Virbhadra SinghThe New Indian Express
Himachal may bar university teachers from politicsPrepSure
For Easy Cash Himachal Tweaks Power Policy, Mulls Online LotteriesHill Post
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:07:15 GMT

Heavy rain in Himachal, rivers in spate
Zee News
Shimla: The hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to experience moderate to heavy rainfall Monday, causing landslides in some areas and blocking the highways, while all the major rivers and their tributaries were in spate, officials said.

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:22:17 GMT

India Today

Himachal Road Transport Corporation to hire for 680 posts
India Today
Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) has invited applications for 680 posts of transport multipurpose assistant on contract. Valid conductor licence is a must for all those applying for this post. Further details about the post, eligibility ...
Two new luxury bus services launched in HimachalPress Trust of India

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:23:40 GMT

Economic Times

Himachal Pradesh Cabinet approves allotment of 37 hydropower project
Economic Times
The Cabinet also approved amendment to Himachal Pradesh Building and Other Construction Welfare Board (Regulation and Employment and Condition of service) Rules 2008, providing for grant of Rs 1-lakh to the beneficiaries in case of accidental death ...

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:06:17 GMT

Hill Post

(HOLD) Himachal court dismisses former legislator's petition
Business Standard
The Himachal Pradesh High Court Monday dismissed a petition by former state Congress legislator Gangu Ram Musafir, who had won seven times consecutively since 1982, challenging his defeat by BJP candidate Suresh Kashyap in the 2012 assembly ...
Former Himachal Speaker Gangu Ram Musafir's Election Petition Dismissed ...Hill Post

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:13:43 GMT

Himachal researcher's work on Newton's law gets praise
The Hindu
A researcher from Himachal Pradesh has received appreciation from an international society of scientists for picking holes in Newton's law of motion. “The historical narrative provided by you has raised some important issues,” Robert E. Bradley ...
Himachal Researchers Work On Newtons Law Gets AppreciationSiliconindia.com

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:58:54 GMT

'Work on Himachal's biggest marketing yard on'
SME Times
Work on the biggest marketing yard in Himachal Pradesh to help apple and other fruit growers is on and it will be completed within its timeframe, an official said in Shimla Saturday. "The work on Parala marketing yard (in Upper Shimla) has been taken ...

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:29:41 GMT

Jagran Post

Melting glaciers giving rise to new lakes in Himachal Pradesh
Times of India
SHIMLA: Melting of glaciers is resulting in the formation of smaller lakes in the high hills of Himachal Pradesh and is posing threat to the population living downstream. A recent visit to in Chokhang area of Lahaul-Spiti by MLA Ravi Thakur along with ...
Flood scare as glaciers melt in Himachal PradeshIndia Today
Himachal faces flood threat as glaciers melt near Lahaul SpitiJagran Post

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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 09:50:01 GMT

India Today

High Court of Himachal Pradesh announces job vacancy
India Today
The Himachal Pradesh High Court has invited applications for recruitment at various posts. Interested and eligible candidates can apply latest by August 26. Post details: Total posts: 6 posts. Senior system officer: 1 post. System officer: 2 posts