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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, 18 Aug 2018 09:41:31 GMT

Business Standard

Excess water released from Himachal dam
Business Standard
Authorities in Himachal Pradesh on Saturday released excess water from the Pandoh diversion dam, located 112 km upstream of Pong dam, as a precautionary measure, resulting in a rise in the water level in the Beas river downstream. Pandoh diverts ...
Excess water released from Himachal dam after rainsDaily Pioneer

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Fri, 17 Aug 2018 19:47:23 GMT

The Statesman

Vajpayee's vision works wonders in Himachal - The Statesman
The Statesman
As the nation bid tearful adieu to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who died on Thursday, the hill folks will always remain indebted to the towering ...

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Fri, 17 Aug 2018 12:39:00 GMT


Himachal Pradesh: Medical Students Demand Abolition Of Rs 10 ...
The Himachal Pradesh Medical Officers' Association (HPMOA) has urged Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur to repeal the mandatory Rs 10 lakh bank guarantee ...
Repeal bank guarantee clause for medical students, Himachal CM toldBusiness Standard

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Sun, 19 Aug 2018 03:59:37 GMT

The Indian Express

Kerala floods: Aid flows from Punjab, Himachal and Haryana
The Indian Express
Stepping up its efforts to help people in flood-ravaged Kerala, the Punjab government Saturday dispatched one lakh food packets from Ludhiana. A team of Sikh volunteers from Khalsa Aid also landed in Kochi (district Ernakulam) and started serving meals ...

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Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:37:00 GMT


Number Of Deaths Rise To 19 In Himachal Rains
A five-year-old boy drowned in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district this morning, taking the number of deaths in rain-related incidents in the state to 19 in the last two days, an official said. The body of Mohit Pathania, who drowned at Nurpur area, has ...
16 people killed as heavy rains lash Himachal Pradesh; government advisory urges people to avoid travelFirstpost
Rains wreak havoc in Himachal Pradesh; 16 dead, many missing, most areas cut offThe Statesman
18 dead, highways closed as rains pound HimachalHindustan Times
Times of India -The Indian Express -India Today
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Thu, 16 Aug 2018 06:53:00 GMT

The Tribune

Southwest monsoon remains dormant in Himachal
The Tribune
The southwest monsoon remained subdued on Thursday in Himachal Pradesh with most of the areas not experiencing any rains for the past two days, the Met Office said. There could be no major rains in the state till this weekend, it added. "Monsoon has ...
Southwest monsoon remains dormant in Himachal - Times of IndiaTimes of India
Rains, landslides in Himachal hit tourismHindustan Times
Light rains witnessed in HimachalIndia Today

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Thu, 16 Aug 2018 19:42:00 GMT

The Statesman

Vajpayee fondly called Himachal his 'second home'
The Statesman
In the midst of mounting Indo-Pak tension early last decade, the Himachal Pradesh Police officials were relaxed that the then Prime Minister, Atal Bihari Vajpayee will cancel his yearly 'summer sojourn' to Manali in Kullu district. Keeping them on toes ...
Seven-day mourning in Himachal over Vajpayee's deathBusiness Standard
Himachal's Prini village mourns Vajpayee, its resident poetHindustan Times
Every year Atal ji use to visit Himachal Pradesh, says CM Jai Ram ThakurABP Live

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Sat, 18 Aug 2018 10:22:00 GMT

Hindustan Times

Flash floods damage roads, bridges in Himachal's Kullu and Rampur
Hindustan Times
Flash floods due to heavy rain in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu and Rampur damaged public and private property on Saturday. As many as six foot bridges and nine water mills have been washed away due to heavy rains in the region since last 24 hours.

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Thu, 16 Aug 2018 15:25:00 GMT

Business Standard

Leaders from Haryana, Pb, Himachal mourn Vajpayee's death
Business Standard
Chief ministers of Haryana, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh and several other leaders today described former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as a visionary and statesman whose death was an irreparable loss to the nation. Vajpayee died at the All India ...
Condolences pour in from Haryana, Punjab and HimachalDaily Pioneer

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Thu, 16 Aug 2018 06:06:00 GMT

Hindustan Times

Former Himachal DGP lodges FIR in 2014 phone tapping case
Hindustan Times
Former Himachal Pradesh director general of police (DGP) ID Bhandari has lodged an FIR in the Chotta Shimla police station for falsely implicating him in the infamous phone-tapping case of 2014. An FIR has been registered under Sections 218, 211, 167, ...