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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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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 02:24:41 GMT

Times of India

Opposing 2nd capital, BJP cites debt burden on Himachal
Times of India
SHIMLA: Despite Himachal Pradesh government having huge debt burden of over Rs 45,000 crore, chief minister Virbhadra Singh has decided to make Dharamshala second capital of the hill state. As the new capital would require huge infrastructure besides ...
Dharamsala declared the second capital of Himachal PradeshHindustan Times
Himachal Pradesh: 1400 ex-servicemen given jobs in last four years, says Virbhadra SinghThe Indian Express
Dharamsala Declared Second Capital Of Himachal PradeshNDTV
Huffington Post India -Scroll.in
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 02:24:38 GMT

Times of India

Coconut offerings: Unlike Tamil Nadu bull run, Himachal eased into ...
Times of India
In stark contrast to the Jallikatu uprising in Tamil Nadu, residents of the hill state fell in line despite reservations to the court order banning animal sacrifice in ...

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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:18:37 GMT

The Indian Express

Anurag Thakur elected Himachal Olympic Association president
The Indian Express
Ousted as BCCI President following a Supreme Court order, Anurag Thakur was on Saturday unanimously elected head of the Himachal Pradesh Olympic Association (HPOA) for a four-year term. Thakur, who had to step down as BCCI President owing to the ...
Anurag Thakur is Himachal Pradesh Olympics body presidentTimes of India
Anurag Thakur elected president of Himachal Pradesh Olympic AssociationSportskeeda
Sacked BCCI boss Anurag Thakur's brother part of HPCA ad hoc panelIndia Today
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 11:46:03 GMT

Himachal launches schemes for weaker sections
Business Standard
The Himachal Pradesh government has launched programmes for upliftment of weaker sections and minority communities to ensure their participation in the state's development by providing them opportunities, the government said on Sunday.

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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:24:20 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal Pradesh: 24 Bhutan nationals injured in bus accident ...
The Indian Express
According to sources, there was no casualty as the bus hit a tree after falling into the gorge, stopping the vehicle from rolling further down.
Himachal Pradesh: Bus accident leaves 43 Bhutan nationals injured ...Times of India

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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 05:53:00 GMT

Skymet Weather

Another week of heavy rain and snow in Kashmir, Himachal ...
Skymet Weather
After a brief respite, a fresh spell of heavy rain and snow is all set to mar the hilly states of North India once again. All thanks to two back to back Western ...

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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:54:27 GMT

Skymet Weather

Weather Forecast for Jan 22: Rain and snow in Kashmir, Himachal ...
Skymet Weather
Weather Forecast for Jan 22: Light to moderate rain and snow will continue Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. Scattered rain and ...

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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:57:22 GMT

Mathrubhumi English

'Himachal ahead of Kerala despite poor learning levels'
Mathrubhumi English
In language category, the achievement level of government schools of Himachal Pradesh was 65.3 per cent as compared to the national level of 41.6 per cent. In mathematics, the achievement level of the state was 47.4 per cent as compared to the national ...
Himachal Pradesh has highest ratings in reading and maths: ASER 2016The Indian Express
Himachal Pradesh beats Kerala in learning outcomes: ASER : NewsIndia Today

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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:20:08 GMT

Two tourists from Delhi die of cold in Himachal - The Hindu
The Hindu
Three persons, including two tourists from Delhi, have died in Himachal Pradesh which reeled under intense cold wave, while the arterial Jammu-Srinagar ...

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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:56:38 GMT


Himachal CM allocates funds for construction of Shaheed Ajeet Singh Road
Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh has sanctioned a sum of Rs. 9,60,000 for construction of the Shaheed Ajeet Singh Laharu-Mariyana-Melala Road under Jwali sub division of Kangra district. He assured to review the issue of increased renewal fee ...