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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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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:12:00 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal Olympics begin on International Olympic day
The Indian Express
Speaking on the occasion, Kaliraman, who awarded the medals to the winning athletes, said: “Himachal Olympics has been a great event. Anurag Thakur has conceived the event in an excellent way. Events of such magnitude are going to be wonderful ...
11 Sporting Disciplines Compete At Himachal Olympic Games 2017Hill Post
Over 1500 athletes to take part in Himachal Olympic GamesCanIndia News
Veteran Olympian Anant Ram leads the way for 10000 youth in Mandi, Sundernagar and BilaspurIndian Sports news

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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:46:15 GMT

The Statesman

NGT orders closure of hot mix plants in Himachal's Kangra
The Statesman
The National Green Tribunal has directed the Himachal Pradesh government to immediately shut down a hot mix plant in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh for causing air pollution. A circuit bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar ...
Himachal Pradesh HC Suspends NGT Order On State Pollution Control Board Chairmen [Read The Order]Live Law
NGT asks Himachal govt to ensure ban on illegal miningOutlook India
NGT imposes ban on dumping of waste on Ravi flood plains in HPNYOOOZ

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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:49:49 GMT

Firstpost

Himachal Pradesh buckles under burden to up income for farmers, blames Niti Aayog
Firstpost
Shimla: The Niti Aayog on Friday told the Himachal Pradesh government to prepare a plan to double the income of its farmers in five years even as the Virbhadra Singh-led government blamed the think tank for a drastic decline in Central funding to the ...

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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:05:00 GMT

News18

Shimla to Have Smart Public Transport: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh
News18
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday said promoting smart public transport, developing footpaths for pedestrians, eco-tourism and better management of natural springs will be the top priorities for restoring the glory of the state ...
Finally, Smart City crown for Queen of HillsThe Tribune
Shimla makes it into Centre's Smart City listFinancial Express
10 capitals among 30 new Smart CitiesDaily Pioneer
NDTV
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:02:19 GMT

Punjab News Express

Anger over liquor shops in Himachal residential areas
Punjab News Express
Echoing similar sentiments, veteran journalist Neena Malik, who has been staying in the residential colony developed by the Himachal Pradesh Housing and Urban Development Authority, said opening liquor shops in residential areas was a step towards ...

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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 04:09:31 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal: Shimla's new Deputy Mayor calls for clearing of poll posters
The Indian Express
Himachal: Shimla's new Deputy Mayor calls for clearing of poll posters. Shimla's new Deputy Mayor Rakesh Sharma admitted that it was the prime responsibility of the candidates to remove their posters. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp.

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:41:09 GMT

Zee News

NGT asks Himachal to expedite Manali-Rohtang ropeway project
Business Standard
In a bid to smoothen traffic on the Manali-Rohtang road, the National Green Tribunal has directed the Himachal Pradesh government to expedite the ropeway project on this route without any delay. A circuit bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice ...
NGT allows 100 more vehicles to RohtangThe Tribune
Snow Scooters are Now Allowed at Rohtang Pass (Manali) & Tourists are DelightedChandigarh Metro (blog)

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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:58:24 GMT

Complete formalities first: Dhumal
The Tribune
Former Chief Minister and Leader of Opposition PK Dhumal today said it would be in the interest of Himachal if the state government rather than issuing statements against the Modi-led regime completes all the formalities which will pave the way for the ...

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:07:09 GMT

Widespread rains lash Himachal, one killed : PTI feed, News - India ...
India Today
Shimla, June 22 (PTI) One person was killed and three others were injured when a boulder fell on their car as widespread rains lashed several parts of ...

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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:49:47 GMT

Hill Post

Guv Devvrat Inaugurates Himachal Olympics
Hill Post
Hamirpur: Governor Acharya Devvrat today inaugurated the Himachal Olympic Games here after the Olympic Torch was received in the town. Around 1100 sports persons from 11 districts of state are going to participate in these games. Speaking on the ...

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