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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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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 21:35:00 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal Pradesh: Judge suspended for 'sexual harassment'
The Indian Express
The Himachal Pradesh High Court has suspended a Chief Judicial Magistrate on charges of sexual harassment of a colleague of same rank. A senior official of the High Court on Thursday confirmed that an inquiry has been instituted in this regard by Chief ...
Himachal judge suspended over harassment complaint by woman colleagueTimes of India
Himachal Pradesh Judge Suspended Over Sexual Harassment Complaint by ...NDTV
Himachal Pradesh judge suspended for allegedly harassing female colleagueIBNLive
The Hindu -The New Indian Express
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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:15:03 GMT


Endangered white-rumped vultures make comeback in Himachal
According to a day-long summer avian count done in the last week of June by the wildlife wing of Himachal Pradesh Forest Department, 12,314 migratory birds are roosting and nesting in Pong Wetland. There were 423 bird species, 18 snake species, ...

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 14:06:00 GMT

The Indian Express

VIPs covered under RTI Act, Priyanka Vadra's land purchase no exception ...
The Indian Express
Making strong observations, the Himachal Pradesh State Information Commission has said details about the land purchased by Priyanka Vadra here can be made public by authorities, noting that no one can claim that a VIP is “not covered” under the RTI act.
Priyanka Gandhi to move court against info panel order on her land in HimachalHindustan Times
Priyanka Vadra's summer home: AAP slams Congress, BJPIndia Today
No one can claim VIP not covered under RTI: HP SIC in Priyanka caseDeccan Herald
Times of India -Central Chronicle
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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:43:00 GMT

Hindustan Times

Himachal-Nepal come together to promote spiritual tourism in Himalayan region
Hindustan Times
Seeking Himachal's assistance in promoting tourism, Nepal is all set to reach out to people with the message that their country is safe for tourists. Himachal Pradesh will lay emphasis on promoting Nepal as a spot for spiritual tourism in order to help ...

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:05:00 GMT

The Indian Express

Back from Delhi, Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh hints at CBI probe ...
The Indian Express
Back from Delhi, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Thursday threw gauntlet at former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal threatening a CBI probe into his assets, but raised fears if the CBI will be able to do a fair job under the new ...
Day after Vaghela, CBI registers preliminary enquiry against Himachal CM in ...The Indian Panorama
Virbhadra hints at property probe against DhumalTimes of India
Govt weighs option between VB, CBI probe into Dhumals propertiesHindustan Times

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:09:00 GMT

The Indian Express

Disclose details of Priyanka Vadra land in 10 days: Himachal info panel
The Indian Express
The State Information Commission on Monday directed the Himachal Pradesh government to disclose within 10 days full information about Priyanka Vadra's land at Chharabra, 13 km from Shimla. “Appeal is allowed. We hold that disclosure of the information, ...
Why Himachal Information Commission order against Priyanka Gandhi is a ...IBNLive (blog)
Make public info on land purchased by Priyanka Gandhi: Himachal information ...Firstpost
Himachal panel seeks details of Priyanka Vadra's land dealZee News

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:10:04 GMT

Skymet Weather

Western Disturbance gives heavy rains over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal ...
Skymet Weather
Rain in Jammu and Kashmir Updated on June 29, 2015: As reiterated by Skymet, a Western Disturbance has been active over the hilly states of North India including Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh. Presently, moderate to heavy thundershowers ...

Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:37:01 GMT

Skymet Weather

In Himachal, Punjab bouncers flex muscles for the powerful
Times of India
SHIMLA: A dangerous trend of the powerful and moneyed hiring bouncers from Punjab to intimidate rivals is emerging in Himachal Pradesh. Saturday's violence in Mandi in which four people were killed was the outcome of the contractor allegedly hiring ...
Extremely heavy rain expected in Himachal PradeshSkymet Weather
Himachal Pradesh may get heavy rains on WednesdayZee News

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:47:28 GMT

Himachal government delegates financial powers to officers
Times of India
SHIMLA: In a major initiative, the state government has delegated the financial powers to the controlling officers, district, circle level officers, head of the offices and any other officers to whom the budgetary provisions or allocations are made by ...

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:17:32 GMT


Digital India Week- Himachal CM launches e-district portal
Shimla, Jul 2 (PTI) Launching the 'Digital India program' today, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said that it would bring all basic services directly to the public through the use of Information Technology, ensuring transparency and fast delivery ...
Himachal Pradesh CM Launches e-district portal to mark Digital India WeekOrissadiary.com
Himachal CM launches e-district portal to mark Digital India Week | Chandigarh ...NYOOOZ
Virbhadra launches Digital India Programme in stateHindustan Times
The Wiire (blog) -Moneycontrol.com
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