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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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Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:37:47 GMT

The Indian Express

Four dead as rain, avalanche cripple life in Himachal Pradesh
The Indian Express
Himachal Pradesh State Board of School education postponed its examination while schools ,which opened today in Shimla ,were closed for the week. Deputy Commissioner of Kinnaur N K Lath has also ordered closure of the schools due to heavy snowfall ...
Rains, snow claim four lives in HimachalZee News
Unabated cold wave claimed 2 more lives in HimachalPress Trust of India
Bone chilling cold wave grips Himachal PradeshAll India Radio
Web India
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Tue, 03 Mar 2015 07:18:15 GMT

Rain and snow kills four in Himachal Pradesh
Times of India
Hundreds of roads were blocked by heavy rain and snowfall in the snowbound areas of Himachal Pradesh on Monday. Administration has sounded an alert in tribals districts of Lahaul-Spiti and Kinnaur besides Pangi-Bhrmaur regions of Chamba district.

Sun, 01 Mar 2015 18:28:23 GMT

Chandigarh Tribune

Snowfall, rains in Himachal Pradesh cause sharp drop in mercury
Zee News
The high altitude tribal areas were cut off from rest of the state by road as uncertainty hanged over the Himachal School Board examinations starting from March 3 as question papers have not reached snowbound areas. All schools in Lahaul valley, which ...
Snowfall, rains in HP causes sharp drop in mercuryNiticentral

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Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:56:47 GMT

School student killed, 33 injured in Himachal accident
Zee News
Shimla: A six-year old girl student was killed and 33 students of a private school were injured on Tuesday when a bus driven by the school principal rolled down a 130-feet gorge in Himachal Pradesh`s Sirmaur district, police said. The accident occurred ...

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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:47:36 GMT

Daily News & Analysis

Heavy rains, snow predicted in Himachal in next 48 hours
Daily News & Analysis
Himachal which received 38 per cent rains during monsoon received 15 per cent excess rains From January 1 to February 28 and all districts except Sirmaur and Lahaul-Spiti recorded more than normal rainfall. The state on an average received 212.5 mm ...

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Tue, 03 Mar 2015 12:30:32 GMT

Gujarat most entrepreneur-friendly state along with Himachal and Delhi
Business Standard
According to the India Entrepreneurship Report 2014 released by Amway India in association with Indicus Analytics, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh and Delhi emerge as the most entrepreneur-friendly states as per current entrepreneurial confidence index.

Sun, 01 Mar 2015 14:21:28 GMT

Paperless Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha now on solar mission
The Indian Express
After becoming country's first legislative house to go fully hi-tech last year, Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha will now soon have a solar lighting system in place. Both the floors and its outer areas will have solar lighting, instead of electricity ...

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Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:54:48 GMT

Himachal continues to reel under freezing cold
Business Standard
The tribal areas of Himachal Pradesh and mid and higher hills continued to reel under freezing cold even as stormy conditions subsided and the region had a clear sky in the morning. The mercury dipped 15 to 23 degree below freezing point in high ...

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Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:00:05 GMT

The Indian Express

Swine flu cases gone up to fifty-one in Himachal Pradesh
Swine Flu cases have gone up to fifty-one in Himachal Pradesh after one more case was detected positive at Indira Gandhi Medical College Hospital here today. Dr. Rajesh Gulari, State Communicable Surveillance Officer said that 11 samples were taken for ...
40 more dead as swine flu toll climbs to 1115Daily News & Analysis
Swelling Swine Flu claims 40 more, 1115 in totalOdisha Samaya

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Sun, 01 Mar 2015 19:18:04 GMT

Hindustan Times

No girl child? Then Himachal panchayats won't get funds
The Shillong Times
Shimla: Determined to check its skewed sex ratio, the Himachal Pradesh government won't fund panchayats if no girl is born in its domain. But there will be rewards for panchayats with a good sex ratio. The decision has come from Chief Minister ...
Rail budget disappointing: Himachal CMHindustan Times
Himachal Pradesh approves annual Plan of Rs 4800 croreNiticentral
Himachal Pradesh going high on educationIndia Today

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