Himachal Pradesh News

Heavy rains predicted across Himachal, schools in several districts to stay shut

Heavy rains predicted across Himachal, schools in several districts to stay shut

Heavy to very heavy rains are likely to occur at isolated places in mid and low hills of the state during the next 24 hours.

Aug 13, 2018, 17:52 PM IST
NH 3 blocked near Manali after huge boulders come hurling down

NH 3 blocked near Manali after huge boulders come hurling down

The road was blocked by the boulders and while there were no reports of any injuries or damage to vehicles, people were left stranded with many choosing to walk past the obstruction.

Jul 28, 2018, 13:13 PM IST
Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 hits Himachal's Kangra

Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 hits Himachal's Kangra

There are no reports of loss of life or damage to property.

Jul 27, 2018, 14:43 PM IST
At least 5 killed, several trapped in fire in residential building in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh

At least 5 killed, several trapped in fire in residential building in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh

A massive fire broke out in a residential building in Mandi in Himachal Pradesh on Monday morning, killing at least five people. Authorities fear that many are still trapped inside the building even

Jul 23, 2018, 07:01 AM IST
Remains of soldier found 50 years after IAF aircraft crashed in Himachal Pradesh

Remains of soldier found 50 years after IAF aircraft crashed in Himachal Pradesh

Despite several search operations, only four bodies could be recovered so far.

Jul 22, 2018, 11:36 AM IST
Fighter pilot killed in IAF MiG-21 aircraft crash in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra

Fighter pilot killed in IAF MiG-21 aircraft crash in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra

The pilot of the MiG-21 aircraft, which crashed in Patta Jattiyan in Jawali subdivision of Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district, has died in the crash. 

Jul 18, 2018, 13:58 PM IST
How anti-hail nets are helping Himachal's apple cultivators save thousands

How anti-hail nets are helping Himachal's apple cultivators save thousands

The special nets have minimised the damage caused to unplucked apples by unseasonal rains, say cultivators.

Jul 09, 2018, 21:13 PM IST
Won't contest Lok Sabha elections anymore: Former Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh

Won't contest Lok Sabha elections anymore: Former Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh

Singh also claimed that despite his repeated warnings, tickets were distributed to candidates who had no scope of winning in state Assembly elections.

Jul 06, 2018, 20:08 PM IST
Class 12 Himachal girl alleges gangrape; 3 arrested

Class 12 Himachal girl alleges gangrape; 3 arrested

Police have arrested three accused from Bhatinda, Punjab. The two others are on the run.

Jun 27, 2018, 12:59 PM IST
Mild earthquake in Himachal Pradesh, epicentre near China border

Mild earthquake in Himachal Pradesh, epicentre near China border

The epicentre of the quake was Shimla region, bordering Kinnaur district, which shares a border with China.  

Jun 17, 2018, 09:49 AM IST
Widespread rain in Himachal Pradesh, more expected

Widespread rain in Himachal Pradesh, more expected

Shimla saw a decline in day temperature. It recorded a minimum of 14.1 degrees Celsius, down from Friday's 17.4 degrees.

Jun 09, 2018, 11:35 AM IST
7 killed in Himachal Pradesh bus accident

7 killed in Himachal Pradesh bus accident

At least seven persons were killed and 20 injured when a Himachal Road Transport Corporation bus skidded off the road and rolled down a hill near Chhaila on Friday, the police said.

Jun 01, 2018, 12:36 PM IST
Locals demanding water block national highway near Shimla

Locals demanding water block national highway near Shimla

Shimla's daily demand for water is at 32 to 35 million litres but the supply currently is at about 21.75 million litres per day.

May 31, 2018, 17:07 PM IST
As Shimla water crisis deepens, HC stops supply to hotels, halts constructions

As Shimla water crisis deepens, HC stops supply to hotels, halts constructions

To do away with the water crisis prevailing in the town, the court came out with stringent curbs as local residents posted keep-off-Shimla messages on social media.

May 31, 2018, 11:35 AM IST
Appeal to save dry Shimla from tourists goes viral

Appeal to save dry Shimla from tourists goes viral

Shimla has been facing water shortage for several years but this year, the situation has turned into a crisis with locals appealing tourists to stay away.

May 30, 2018, 10:22 AM IST
Earthquake of magnitute 4.1 hits Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur

Earthquake of magnitute 4.1 hits Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur

An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 hit Himachal Pradesh on Monday. Tremors were felt in Kinnaur at around 4.21 pm.

May 21, 2018, 18:29 PM IST
Bus rolls down hill in Himachal Pradesh, at least seven killed

Bus rolls down hill in Himachal Pradesh, at least seven killed

Most of the injured have been admitted to the Regional Hospital in Solan.

May 13, 2018, 11:43 AM IST
HPBOSE Class 10 results announced: Check scorecard on official website hpbose.org

HPBOSE Class 10 results announced: Check scorecard on official website hpbose.org

The Himachal Pradesh Board of Secondary Education HPBOSE on Thursday declared the results of the HP Board Class 10th, 2018 on May 3 (today). The Himachal Pradesh Board of Secondary Education HPBOSE

May 03, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
Woman official shot dead during demolition drive in Himachal’s Solan district

Woman official shot dead during demolition drive in Himachal’s Solan district

A stray bullet hit Shail Bala, killing her on the spot. Labourer Gulab Singh received a gunshot injury in the abdomen.

May 01, 2018, 22:55 PM IST
Check hpbose.org for Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education (HPBOSE) Class 12th Results 2018

Check hpbose.org for Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education (HPBOSE) Class 12th Results 2018

The candidates will also be able to check their HP Board Class 12th Result 2018 on two other portals - examresults.net, and indiaresults.com.

Apr 24, 2018, 11:33 AM IST