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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, 21 Dec 2014 08:40:31 GMT

Times of India

After Punjab, 5 nearly lose sight in Himachal Pradesh
Times of India
DHARAMSHALA: After the Gurdaspur blindings, another botch-cup has come to the fore in Himachal Pradesh where five people almost lost their eyesight after undergoing surgery at a free eye camp in Pathankot. The check-up camp was organized at ...
Seven in Himachal blinded after botched surgeriesThe Indian Express
Himachal orders probe after patients lose eyesightBusiness Standard
Himachal Pradesh government denies involvement in botched eye surgeriesEconomic Times
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 13:30:07 GMT

NDTV

Himachal likely to have more rain, snow
Business Standard
Tourist resorts in Himachal Pradesh may experience more snow and rain but the state capital saw a sunny day Sunday with the minimum temperature at 5.3 degrees Celsius. The temperatures remained below the freezing point at most places, an official of ...
Himachal to see slight rise in temperature but snow in storeFirstpost
No respite from cold wave in HimachalHindustan Times
Winter chill gains intensity in North India; snowfall in Himachal, fog in ...IBNLive
NDTV
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 14:35:46 GMT

India Today

Himachal on high alert after avian flu case in Chandigarh
Hindustan Times
“Though no avain flu case has been reported in Himachal so far, blood samples of birds will be taken for lab test and if a case is found, necessary remedial action will be taken, he added. As many as 90 geese have been culled in Sukhna Lake in ...
Bird flu notified in ChandigarhChandigarh Tribune
Bird flu: 90 geese culled, alert sounded in Punjab, HaryanaDay & Night News

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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 13:31:31 GMT

Chandigarh Tribune

Himachal sets up panel for pensioners' demands
Vancouver Desi
Shimla, Dec 21 (IANS) — Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh Sunday announced a joint consultative committee of the pensioners would be set up within 10 days to look into their financial demands. He said the state followed the Punjab ...
2 years of sixth term, little to showChandigarh Tribune
HP govt seeks Centre's help to resolve monkey menaceBusiness Standard

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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:26:03 GMT

After snowfall Himachal Pradesh tells tourists not to visit Manali
Business Standard
After snowfall Himachal Pradesh tells tourists not to visit Manali. Police issued an advisory on Wednesday asking tourists not to visit Manali for the next few days. Baldev S Chauhan | Shimla. December 17, 2014 Last Updated at 20:46 IST ...

Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:03:10 GMT

Himachal seeks funds to link panchayats with roads
Firstpost
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Health and Family Welfare Minister Kaul Singh Saturday called on union Rural Development Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh here and sought additional assistance for connecting panchayats with the road ...
Provide assistance for connecting panchayats with road network: MinWeb India

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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 05:14:57 GMT

Jagran Post

Jan Dhan Yojana in Himachal Pradesh: More than 6-lakh new accounts opened ...
Niticentral
UCO Bank Executive Director J.K.Garg said that banks in Himachal had disbursed credit of Rs 4,558 crore to about 2.09 lakh accounts up to September, 2014. The total business of the banks in the state increased to Rs 96,850 crore up to September, 2014 ...
More than 6-lakh new accounts opened under PMJDY in Himachal PradeshEconomic Times
More than 6-lakh new accounts opened under PMJDY in HimachalJagran Post
Over 6 lakh accounts opened under PMJDY in HimachalNew Kerala

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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:39:06 GMT

NGO intervenes after Himachal school bars HIV+ woman from cooking
Mizo News
There here are 7,629 HIV/AIDS cases in Himachal Pradesh, Health Minister Kaul Singh informed the state assembly this month. In a written reply, he said the state government is providing to-and-fro bus fare to the HIV/AIDS patients and one attendant to ...

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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:58:13 GMT

GST bill: Himachal assured compensation for revenue loss
Hindustan Times
The central government tabled the Goods & Service Tax (GST) Bill in the Lok Sabha on Friday with most of the demands of the Himachal Pradesh government having been taken into consideration. The state had urged the central government to keep ...

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 06:09:41 GMT

NDTV

Over 600 tourists rescued after snowfall in Himachal Pradesh
Zee News
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 Sunday. Eighteen people were, however, still stranded and provided accommodation at Marhi, 35 ...
Intense cold grips Himachal Pradesh, hundreds of roads blockedTimes of India
Himachal receives early snowfall this winterBusiness Standard
Snow Continues in Himachal, Affects Traffic MovementNDTV
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