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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, 18 Aug 2017 17:43:00 GMT

Hindustan Times

Himachal law officer's kin questioned by CBI in Kotkhai case
Hindustan Times
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has questioned a 'close relative' of a senior law officer of Himachal Pradesh in connection with Kotkhai gang rape and murder case. “He is a suspect in the case,” said an agency official who requested anonymity.
Kotkhai rape-murder: CBI wants lie-detector test on accusedThe Tribune
Shimla rape-murder and custodial death: High Court tells SIT chief, others to file affidavitsThe Indian Express
HC directs SIT members to file separate affidavits in KotkhaiDaily News & Analysis

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Sat, 19 Aug 2017 12:01:55 GMT

The New Indian Express

Tribals body meets Gaddi community in Himachal Pradesh
The New Indian Express
DHARAMSALA: The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) today met members of Gaddi community in Himachal Pradesh in the wake of reports of lathicharge on the community on August 9 here. "The commission met the Gaddi community ...
NCST team reaches Himachal for fact check on community rowNYOOOZ
NCST team arrives Dharamshala to conduct probe over lathi charge incidentTimes of India

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Sat, 19 Aug 2017 09:52:30 GMT

The Tribune

Himachal Congress to give Rs 5 crore to victims of Mandi landslide
The Tribune
The ruling Congress in Himachal on Saturday said that they would provide a financial aid of Rs 5 crore to the victims of Mandi landslide. At least 46 people were killed after a massive landslide buried two Himachal Pradesh roadways buses at Kotrupi in ...
Spiritual leader of Tibet expresses sympathy for HP Landslide victimsTibet Post International
Kotrupi landslide: Nearby people advised not to spend nights in housesTimes of India

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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 08:32:43 GMT

Economic Times

Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh announces 4 per cent DA hike
Economic Times
SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday announced a 4 per cent hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) for government employees and pensioners from January 1, 2018. Addressing a gathering in Rampur, some 120 km from here, ...

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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:18:00 GMT

Economic Times

ABB India to upgrade 20 sub-stations in Himachal Pradesh
Economic Times
"We are thankful to our customer Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board for making ABB their partner of choice. ABB India has been partnering with India's National Smart Grid Mission with global technology solutions made in India to help customers ...

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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 16:27:00 GMT

Economic Times

At least 46 dead in Himachal landslide, toll likely to rise
Economic Times
SHIMLA: A massive landslide buried two Himachal Pradesh roadways buses, killing at least 46 people and injuring several others at Kotpuri near Padhar on the Mandi-Pathankot national highway today, officials said. The toll could rise further as over 50 ...
7 Dead, Over 20 Missing As Landslide Sweeps Away Buses In Himachal PradeshNDTV
Himachal Pradesh landslide: Death toll rises to 46, rescue operations continue todayLivemint
Himachal Pradesh landslide: Rescue operations resume; toll 46, may go higherThe Indian Express
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:31:47 GMT

Zee News

Shimla schoolgirl rape and murder: Himachal Pradesh HC orders CBI to finish probe in two weeks
Shimla: Pulling up the CBI over the slow pace of investigation in the gang-rape and murder of a 16-year-old schoolgirl in Shimla district, the Himachal Pradesh High Court on Thursday granted it two weeks more to complete the probe. A division bench of ...
Himachal HC gives 2 wks to CBI to complete Kotkhai case probeIndia Today
Himachal Pradesh High Court directs CBI to solve Shimla rape case at the earliestZee News
Himachal HC gives 2 weeks to CBI to complete Kotkhai case probeTimes of India

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:45:48 GMT

Kotkhai rape-murder case: Himachal High Court orders SIT, other officials to file affidavit by August 24
Free Press Journal
Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh High Court on Friday ordered state police Special Investigating Team (SIT) and other concerned police officials to file affidavit individually by August 24. The High Court yesterday expressed dissatisfaction over the probe ...

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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:45:00 GMT

Skymet Weather

Pleasant weather in Jammu, Himachal, Uttarakhand; best time to visit
Skymet Weather
After lashing the northern hills of the country, rains have finally reduced gradually. So much so that Dharamsala which had witnessed three digit rain on August 6 and 8, have reduced into moderate intensity showers on August 13. Though after witnessing ...

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:34:23 GMT

Times of India

'Himachal congress gives a tough task to Shinde'
Times of India
"This is not the first time that I am party in-charge of Himachal. In 1992 also I did the same job, and then it was Pt. Sukhram and Virbahdra Singh who were known for their rifts with each other" he said. He further added that at that time the ...
CM Virbhadra Singh struggles to retain his hold on poll-bound ...Hindustan Times

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