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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, 31 Aug 2015 03:31:00 GMT

Hindustan Times

Himachal, UK to join hands to preserve British-era buildings
Hindustan Times
“There are many areas where Britain and Himachal can cooperate with each other,” a high-ranking government official told Hindustan Times. Britain has in the past shown interest in preserving British-era buildings in the hill state, particularly in the ...
Himachal, UK to join hands to preserve Britishera buildings | Dehradun NYOOOZNYOOOZ

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:19:39 GMT

India Today

Himachal temple priest accuses Radhe Maa of threatening him
India Today
A temple priest, based in Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh, has now accused the controversial godwoman of threatening him. In a complaint to Chamba police, priest Shyam Sundar Dass has claimed that two residents of Mukerian district of Punjab ...
Himachal Pradesh Temple priest accuses Radhe Maa of threatening himDaily Mail

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:29:00 GMT


Himachal Court Frames Charges Against Virbhadra Singh in Defamation Case
Shimla: A court in Una town of Himachal Pradesh today framed charges against Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in a defamation case. The complaint was filed by S.M. Katwal, former chairman of the state Subordinate Services Selection Board. Official ...
200 primary schools in Himachal Pradesh don't have a teacher!Khaleej Times

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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 07:23:00 GMT


Himachal Pradesh Cabinet Gets 1 More Minister
Shimla: The Virbhadra Singh-led cabinet in Himachal Pradesh was expanded today with the induction of a minister, an official said in Shimla. This is the second cabinet expansion of the nearly three-year-old Congress government. Governor Acharya Devvrat ...
Himachal Pradesh: Karan Singh to join Virbhadra's cabinetThe Indian Express
One more Minister joins Himachal Pradesh CabinetThe Hindu
Karan Singh sworn in as Himachal Pradesh cabinet ministerHindustan Times
Times of India -Economic Times
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:13:59 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal Pardesh Assembly adjourned as scuffle break out
The Indian Express
The Himachal Pardesh Assembly was adjourned on Friday after a scuffle broke out between the opposition and ruling party members who came to near-blows in the House. Opposition members led by former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal entered the ...
Himachal Assembly witnesses unruly scenesThe Hindu
Congress, BJP MLAs come to blows in Himachal assemblyHindustan Times
Himachal Assembly: BJP stages walk out for 3rd dayThe Statesman

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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:07:46 GMT


Himachal Pradesh introduces bill to bring transparency in admission process in ...
Himachal Pradesh Health Minister Kaul Singh introduced in the assembly the HP Private Medical Educational Institutions (Regulation and of Admissions and fixation of Fee) Amendment Bill, 2015, seeking to vest power to affiliate private medical ...

Sun, 30 Aug 2015 12:20:13 GMT

No major rain ahead in Himachal
Business Standard
No major rainfall was reported in Himachal Pradesh for the past one week and similar conditions would continue the coming week too, a weather official said on Sunday. Precipitation occurred at a few places since Saturday, but there was no appreciable ...

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:25:23 GMT


Himachal court frames charges against CM in defamation case
Business Standard
The Himachal Pradesh High Court on March 21 last year ordered the retrial in the defamation case against Virbhadra Singh. Hearing Katwal's petition, Justice D.C. Chaudhary had directed the judicial magistrate in Una for retrial. Katwal had challenged ...
Charges framed against chief minister Virbhadra in defamation caseHindustan Times
Efforts on to keep last day of HP monsoon session calmTimes of India
Comments on Facebook shouldn't be raised in assembly: VirbhadraNewsx

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:36:01 GMT

Himachal Pradesh Assembly passes five bills in one go
The Himachal Pradesh Assembly adjourned sine die here today and passed five bills without any discussion with voice vote in the absence of opposition members. The bill cleared by the house include Himachal Pradesh Medical Education Institutions ...
HP Assembly passes pvt medical institution amendment billBusiness Standard
HP Assembly adjourns sine diePress Trust of India

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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:17:48 GMT

Hindustan Times

Himachal Administrative Services main exams from Sept 12
Hindustan Times
The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) will hold the Himachal Pradesh Administrative Service (HPAS) combined competitive main examination-2014 in Shimla from September 12 to 23. The first session will be conducted between 10am ...