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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, 02 Sep 2014 12:27:35 GMT

Times of India

Married woman from Delhi raped in Himachal Pradesh
Times of India
FARIDABAD: A married woman from Delhi, residing in the district was allegedly raped by a man in Kangra in Himachal Pradesh, police said on Tuesday. The victim, had a quarrel with her husband on August 30, following which she left her house in Faridabad ...

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:44:02 GMT

Himachal making efforts for environment conservation
Times of India
SHIMLA: Known for its lush green meadows and the salubrious climate, Himachal Pradesh is a well recognised tourist destination in the country but along with tourism is coming to the litter and pollution to state due to which now state has taken ...

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:34:51 GMT

India Today

Himachal High Court bans animal sacrifice at religious places
India Today
No more animal sacrificeCracking whip on those involved in animal sacrifice in the name of religious practices, the Himachal Pradesh High Court, after hearing a public interest litigation, has ordered a complete ban on it. The incidents of animal ...
Himachal HC bans animal sacrifice at religious events, places of worshipIndian Express
Himachal Pradesh HC bans animal sacrifices as 'barbaric'Livemint
Himachal high court axes animal sacrifice to appease deitiesTimes of India
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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:19:01 GMT

Threat to seek China's help lands Himachal duo in trouble
Zee News
Shimla: The simmering discontentment over the absence of basic amenities in the area along the border with China prompted two men in Himachal Pradesh to do the unthinkable - seek help from across the frontier for economic prosperity. It's landed them ...

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 17:08:47 GMT

Times of Oman

CBI files final status report against Himachal chief minister in graft case
Times of Oman
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday filed its final status report in the Delhi High Court on its probe into allegations that Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, during his earlier tenure as chief minister and ...
CBI files final status report on graft case against Himachal CMHindu Business Line
Virbhadra graft case: CBI files status reportChandigarh Tribune

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:28:20 GMT

Himachal HC bans animal sacrifice in public places of worship
Indian Express
Himachal Pradesh High Court on Monday put a ban on animal sacrifice to “appease deities” and ruled that “no person throughout the state shall sacrifice any animal in any place of public religious worship”. Disposing of a number of petitions seeking ban ...

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:56:33 GMT

Himachal man booked for raping student
Hindustan Times
The 24-year-old victim, also a resident of Himachal Pradesh, was pursuing higher education in the city and was putting up at a paying guest facility. The accused is doing a computer course from a Sector-34 institute. The police said the accused had an ...

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 14:14:44 GMT


Himachal facing worst financial crisis
Hindustan Times
The enhanced pay structure, he said, was implemented by the BJP government in Himachal Pradesh also before the assembly elections, causing an annual burden of over Rs. 1,200 crore. This liability is being discharged by the present government, ...
Himachal Pradesh facing worst financial crisisOneindia

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:34:41 GMT

Times of India

Himachal Pradesh to start financial literacy course for students
Times of India
SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh will become the first state in northern India to start a basic course in financial literacy from next month. The basic course would be started in 100 schools in Shimla and Solan districts from September in collaboration with ...

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:16:51 GMT

21-Year-Old Commits Suicide After Alleged Ragging in Himachal Pradesh
Shimla: Five years after the death of medical student Aman Kachroo due to ragging in Himachal Pradesh, the police on Saturday registered a suicide case following the death of a student of a private polytechnic college allegedly due to harassment by ...