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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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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 22:14:12 GMT

The Quint

For Each Monkey Killed, You Could Earn Rs 300 Says Himachal Govt
The Quint
In an effort to 'tackle' the increasing monkey menace in towns and villages, the Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday announced a cash incentive of Rs 300 for each monkey killed outside the forests where they have been declared 'vermin' by the central ...
Himachal to give incentive on killing of monkeysThe New Indian Express
Census of wild boars, blue bulls soonChandigarh Tribune

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:11:50 GMT

The Hindu

Declare monkeys vermin for another year: Himachal Pradesh govt to Centre
The Hindu
With the six-month period of monkeys being declared 'vermin' within the Shimla Municipal Corporation (SMC) limits coming to an end on September 14, the Himachal Pradesh government has urged the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) to ...

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:38:39 GMT

CM urged for facelift of 16th-century Himachal temple | Business ...
Business Standard
Read more about CM urged for facelift of 16th-century Himachal temple on Business Standard. An NGO has urged Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra ...

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:21:00 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal Pradesh: Moderate rainfall in some parts, landslide blocks road
The Indian Express
Moderate rainfall occurred in a few places in Himachal Pradesh even as a massive landslide at Chaura on Hindustan–Tibet National Highway, 170 Km from Shimla, blocked the road for nearly 12 hours. A huge rock slipped near Chaura and the highway was ...

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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:21:26 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal Pradesh: School builing collapses
The Indian Express
... up with PM Modi: Ramdas Athawale; His first rally in Gujarat: PM Modi reaches out to farmers; Standard GST rate: Industry seeks 18 per cent; states ask for pass through to end-users · Home · India · India News; Himachal Pradesh: School builing ...
Narrow escape for schoolchildren, staff in HimachalBusiness Standard
Close shave for 70 students as Solan school building caves inChandigarh Tribune

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:38:43 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal Pradesh bus accident leaves 30 injured
The Indian Express
At least 30 people were injured when a private mini bus carrying 60 passengers skidded off the road and rolled down a hill in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi district on Monday, police said. The bus was coming to Kullu town when it met with the accident near ...
3 pilgrims die in HimachalBusiness Standard
73 injured in Himachal bus accidentMid-Day

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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:35:47 GMT

The Indian Express

Hailstorms damage Himachal Pradesh apple produce
The Indian Express
apples, apples harvest, apples this year, apples himachal pradesh, apples quality, According to Bhardwaj, the plant first repairs its own damage and only then helps the fruit to attain its true size (the average apple weighs between 180 and 225 grams).
Two mild quakes hit HimachalTimes of India
Earthquake of mild intensity rocks parts of HimachalChandigarh Tribune
3 medium intensity quakes strike Himachal Pradesh within two hoursIndia Today
Daily News & Analysis -Business Standard
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:50:57 GMT


The Shocking Pictures Of A Bridge That Collapsed In Himachal Pradesh
A supply bridge for the under construction Rohtang Tunnel project in Himachal Pradesh collapsed due to strong currents in the Chandra river while a truck was crossing it on Monday. The driver was rescued immediately. "The bridge providing approach to ...
Bailey bridge collapses in Himachal Pradesh, heavy rain in hills of North IndiaSkymet Weather
Horrific pictures of Bailey bridge that collapsed in Himachal PradeshFinancial Express
Shocking News! Himachal Pradesh Bridge Near Rohtang Tunnel Project CollapsesDekh News
Chandigarh Tribune -Newsx
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:15:16 GMT

Himachal CM seeks release of electricity arrears from Punjab ...
Business Standard
Himachal PradeshChief Minister Virbhadra Singhcalled on Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday and sought his intervention for release of ...

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:27:00 GMT


5 Of A Family Killed As Car Plunges Into Gorge In Himachal
The family was on its way to Nerwa from Rohroo around midnight when their car fell into the gorge. Shimla: Five persons, including two women and two children, were killed and one injured after their car fell into a gorge near Nerwa in Shimla district ...

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