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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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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:20:27 GMT

Cool bounty from Himachal hothouses
Hindu Business Line
According to a study by Nabard Consultancy Services (NABCONS), polyhouses in Himachal Pradesh yielded three to five times more vegetables than open farms. Under traditional farming, one acre can generate an estimated annual income of ₹20,000 to ...

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:25:29 GMT

NGT notice to Himachal over illicit felling of trees
Zee News
Shimla: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has taken suo moto cognisance of the illicit felling of over 450 trees on the outskirts of Shimla, an official said Friday. A bench of the NGT Thursday issued notice to the state chief secretary and the ...
NGT issues notice to HP over illegal felling of treesPress Trust of India

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:46:16 GMT

India Today

Himachal Pradesh High Court announces openings for 6 vacancies
India Today
Himachal Pradesh High Court is now recruiting for 06 peon vacancies. Interested and eligible candidates may apply on or before the last date of submission of application. Applications are invited from the residents of Himachal Pradesh to fill up these ...

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:48:03 GMT

Dhumal attacks Himachal Pradesh govt for not putting up PM's photos
Times of India
SHIMLA: Leader of opposition Prem Kumar Dhumal on Thursday attacked chief minister Virbhadra Singh for not putting up photos of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the state secretariat. The ex-CM said that despite the protocol, photo of the PM were ...

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:19:00 GMT

Jagran Post

Himachal varsity relaxes norms for visually impaired
Shimla, Nov 20 (IANS) In a major relief to the visually impaired and physically challenged, the Himachal Pradesh University in Shimla has allowed them to engage a writer irrespective of his qualification in the exams, an official said Thursday. Vice ...
Himachal court seeks report on house tax recoveryIndia Tribune
Himachal wants monkeys off its backFree Press Journal
Himachal Pradesh Assembly to commence from December 5Jagran Post
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 23:15:04 GMT

Farmer introduces 'doctor fish' in Himachal
Times of India
MANALI: Two years of hard work and series of experiments have paid off for a farmer in Vashisht village of Manali, who has successfully introduced the first ever fish spa in Himachal Pradesh. After getting success in the business, he is now helping ...

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 02:59:38 GMT

Bird-watching in Gujarat or skiing in Himachal Pradesh: What's your pick for a ...
Economic Times
Good news is that, skiing lessons are available right here in Himachal Pradesh. Head to Kufri, a beautiful small hill station in Shimla of Himachal Pradesh. Many honeymooners like to visit Kufri and find a variety of outdoor activities to indulge in ...

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 01:47:14 GMT

Daily News & Analysis

Robber nurse held in Himachal Pradesh by police
The Asian Age
The crime branch has cracked the October 16 attack on a senior citizen couple by their male nurse who decamped with valuables worth `3.82 lakh from their residence. The accused was held from Himachal Pradesh in a one-and-a-half-month effort by officers ...
Man who attacked Khar senior citizen couple heldDaily News & Analysis
Man arrested in elderly couple's assault caseMumbai Mirror
Man held in elderly couple's assault casePress Trust of India

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:34:09 GMT

Himachal Government Cashes Oberoi Dividend In Hotel WildFlower Hall Dispute
Hill Post
Shimla: A decade old bitter battle over ownership of niche Hotel Wildflower Hall is being contested in the courts between Himachal Pradesh government and Oberoi Group but that did not stop the state government from accepting an Rs 60 lakh dividend ...

Sun, 16 Nov 2014 09:43:23 GMT

India Today

Central University of Himachal Pradesh (CUHP), recruitment 2014 notification
India Today
The Central University of Himachal Pradesh (CUHP), Himachal Pradesh, has invited applications for recruitment from eligible and interested candidates for its various posts of Field Attendant cum Watch & Ward. The University is funded and regulated by ...
Himachal to set up thalassemia screening centresBusiness Standard

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