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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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Tue, 26 May 2015 06:01:26 GMT


Himachal welcomes Salman Khan: Actor attends sister Arpita's reception in Mandi
Mandi (Himachal Pradesh): Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Monday had a taste of Himachali culture when he savoured local delicacies during his foster sister's reception ceremony in this town. The reel-life hero also left the crowd swaying after he ...
Salman Khan arrives in Himachal Pradesh to attend Arpita's wedding receptionZee News
Salman Khan arrives in Himachal to attend sister Arpita's wedding receptionHindustan Times
Salman Khan to attend sister's reception in HimachalMid-Day
NDTV -FilmiBeat
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Tue, 26 May 2015 17:53:39 GMT


Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh wishes Modi on completion of one year
Zee News
"Respected @narendramodi ji My good wishes to you and your government on completion of one year in office," Singh tweeted. "@narendramodi Let us resolve to work for the welfare of people especially the vulnerable section of Society," the Himachal CM ...
Virbhadra Singh wishes PM Modi on completion of one yearNiticentral

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Tue, 26 May 2015 15:55:37 GMT

Economy Lead

Snowfall, thunderstorm lead to marginal drop in temp in Himachal Pradesh
Zee News
Shimla: Another spell of moderate snowfall brought back cold wave conditions in tribal areas while thunderstorm hit isolated places in mid and lower hills of Himachal, causing marginal drop in temperature. Keylong in tribal Lahaul and Spiti which ...
Himachal hills continue to sizzleBig News Network.com
Heat wave across Himachal; Una hottest at 43.6 deg CPress Trust of India

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Tue, 26 May 2015 14:32:03 GMT

Frame policy for Panchayati Raj employees: Himachal HC
Zee News
The petitioner and similarly situated persons are appointed under the Himachal Pradesh Panchayati Raj Act of 1994," said the judgement, which was provided to the media on Tuesday. The petitioner is working as part-time craft teacher but she has not ...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 00:54:03 GMT

Lack of apple storage facility in Himachal Pradesh holds good yield ransom
Times of India
SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh is expecting a good apple production this year, but farmers may not be able to reap its benefits. In the absence of compressed atmospheric (CA) stores, they will have no other option but to send their produce to the market in ...

Mon, 25 May 2015 16:17:29 GMT

Hindustan Times

Himachal rail network expansion: Govt wants Centre to bear more land cost
Hindustan Times
Himachal Pradesh chief secretary P Mitra will meet officials of northern railway on Wednesday and will likely raise the issues that have hidnered the growth of railways in the hill state. There are scores of requests related to forest clearance lying ...
Learn From Nepal Quake, Stop Illegal Construction: Himachal HCThe New Indian Express
Himachal High Court cracks down on street encroachmentDaily Mail

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Tue, 26 May 2015 08:44:47 GMT

Skymet Weather

Western Disturbance gives moderate rain over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal ...
Skymet Weather
Rain in Manali A Western Disturbance with moderate intensity has been affecting the hilly region of North India. The weather system is giving widespread light to moderate rain over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. While, northern ...

Thu, 21 May 2015 13:31:40 GMT


Dharamshala rape case: Himachal police and CM stoke controversy, protests ...
Shimla: A day after the Himachal Pradesh police formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) and registered an FIR in connection with alleged rape of a college student in Dharamsala, protests continued on Thursday with the top cop now claiming that there ...
Planning Commission was better than NITI Aayog: Himachal CMZee News
As tourist season knocks, Himachal CM asks Centre to resume domestic flightsTimes of India
Himachal College Gangrape 'Totally Fake': PoliceThe New Indian Express
The Indian Express
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Sun, 24 May 2015 18:36:56 GMT

Hindustan Times

Himachal Pradesh: Govt sees revenue boost from uniform tax regime
Hindustan Times
The Himachal government anticipated a marked increase in revenues from the uniform tax structure, which other states and union territories in the region - Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and Chandigarh - have agreed to implement. When the new regime becomes ...

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Tue, 26 May 2015 14:21:31 GMT

India Today

Himachal Pradesh Board of Secondary Education SOS Matriculation ...
India Today
The Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education, Dharmshala SOS Matriculation Examination 2015 results have been declared. The students can check their results online on India Today Education and also on the official website of the Himachal Pradesh ...