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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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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 07:57:27 GMT

The Wire

Petitioner in Priyanka's Himachal Land Case Cries Foul on Timing of Court Order
The Wire
New Delhi: Right to Information activist Dev Ashish Bhattacharya – whose application to place some documents on record in the matter of a land deal involving Congress president Sonia Gandhi's daughter, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra at Charabara in Himachal ...
Himachal Pradesh High Court: Ban cow slaughter, beef sale in 6 ...The Indian Express
Himachal Pradesh High Court tells Centre to ban cow slaughter ...Zee News
Enact Laws on Cow Slaughter: Himachal High Court to Centre - The ...The Quint
NYOOOZ -Times of India
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:48:42 GMT

Hindustan Times

Kejriwal to meditate in Himachal from Aug 1 to 12 for 'recharge' via ...
Hindustan Times
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal is headed for a 12-day meditation camp near McLeodganj, 6km from Dharamshala, in Himachal Pradesh from ...
Kejri to visit Dharamkot for meditation tomorrow - The TribuneChandigarh Tribune

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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:06:54 GMT

The Indian Express

Ban cow slaughter, beef sale in the country: Himachal Pradesh HC ...
The Indian Express
The court also issued specific directions to the Chief Secretary (Himachal Pradesh) to release funds for construction of gaushalas and gausadans in the state as ...
Maheshwar moves HC against govt takeover of Raghunath templeBusiness Standard

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 19:06:16 GMT

Times of India

Priyanka need not reveal Himachal land details: HC
The Hindu
In a relief to Congress president Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka Vadra, the Himachal Pradesh High Court has ruled that she need not reveal land details or house plans under any RTI query. Ms. Vadra is building a house at Chharabara in Mashobara, ...
Charabara land deal: Himachal HC dismisses plea to place documents on recordBusiness Standard
Drug trade in HP: From peddlers to druglords, HC wants a clean-upTimes of India

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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 21:00:29 GMT

The Indian Express

HC asks Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh's wife to appear before ED
The Indian Express
HC asks Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh's wife to appear before ED. A bench of Justice Vipin Sanghi asked Pratibha to cooperate with the ED when she appears before it on August 9, but extended the protection from arrest which had been granted ...
Delhi HC protects Himachal CM's wife, asks her to join ED probe ...Times of India
HC tells CM's wife to appear before EDChandigarh Tribune
HC Tells Virbhadra's Wife to Appear Before ED in Money Laundering CaseNews18

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:44:33 GMT

The Indian Express

Israeli woman rape: BJP slams Himachal Pradesh government for deteriorating law and order
The Indian Express
Shimla rape case, BJP, BJP in Himachal Pradesh, Israeli national raped in shimla BJP chief Satpal Singh Satti further said it was surprising the victim was sent to Bilaspur for detailed medical examination, bypassing Mandi, the home district of Health ...
Two Arrested for Gang Rape of Israeli Tourist in Himachal PradeshIndia West
Himachal Pradesh: Four including three minors nabbed for Israeli woman's rapeOneindia
6 arrested in gang rape of Israeli woman in IndiaThe Times of Israel
Times of India
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 19:47:00 GMT


ED summons Himachal CM's wife again
The Hindu
The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday served fresh summons on the wife of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in connection with an alleged money laundering case, as she did not turn up on the same day. The Directorate had asked Mr.
Himachal CM's wife skips ED summons; fresh summons issuedTimes of India

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:16:44 GMT

A first: Himachal breeds mahseer fish in hatchery
Times of India
Shimla, July 28 (IANS) The population of the golden mahseer, a popular freshwater sport and food fish, is going to prosper in the rivers of Himachal Pradesh, with the state fisheries department succeeding in breeding it in captivity for the first time ...

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 16:40:30 GMT

Hindustan Times

Met warns of possible landslide in Himachal in next 24 hours
Times of India
SHIMLA: After Himachal Pradesh received heavy rainfall in districts like Shimla, Sirmaur, Mandi and Kangra, the Meteorological department on Wednesday has issued a warning of heavy to very heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours, hinting at the ...
Met department issues landslide alert in Himachal due to heavy rainsHindustan Times
Two women killed in Himachal rainThe Hindu
Monsoon fury took two lives in Sirmaur district of HimachalHimVani
Chandigarh Tribune
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:13:00 GMT

India Education Diary

NTPC & NHPC to spend Rs 100 crore in Hydro Engineering College in Himachal
Economic Times
NTPC & NHPC will each contribute Rs 37.50 crore each (total Rs 75 crore) in the first tranche for setting up the Hydro Engineering College at Badla, district of Bilaspur in Himachal Pradesh. NTPC & NHPC will be spending an additional Rs 12.5 crore each ...
Himachal inks MoU to set up hydro engineering collegeBusiness Standard
Hydro Engineering College to be set up at Bilaspur in Himachal ...NetIndian
Himachal Pradesh, NTPC, NHPC signed an MoU for setting up Hydro Engineering College in the StateIndia Education Diary
The Indian Express -Hill Post
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