Himachal Pradesh News

Man kills labourer, burns body to fake own death for insurance claims; nabbed

Man kills labourer, burns body to fake own death for insurance claims; nabbed

Aakash, a resident of Chandigarh, was arrested on Tuesday from Palwal Railway Station in a joint operation of the Sirmour Police

Dec 05, 2018, 22:31 PM IST
Railways' first hop on-hop off service to kick off this tourist season on Kalka-Simla route

Railways' first hop on-hop off service to kick off this tourist season on Kalka-Simla route

According to the rules for the hop-on, hop-off service, a passenger can board any coach of any train subject to the availability of seats and can board or de-board any train at any station.

Dec 02, 2018, 11:52 AM IST
Train speeds on Shimla-Kalka, Pathankot-Jogindernagar routes could be increased

Train speeds on Shimla-Kalka, Pathankot-Jogindernagar routes could be increased

On this, Goyal assured him that efforts would be made to construct commercial complex-cum- parking space near old bus stand at Shimla.

Dec 02, 2018, 00:53 AM IST
Himachal Pradesh: 9 persons dies as bus fell in a gorge in Sirmaur

Himachal Pradesh: 9 persons dies as bus fell in a gorge in Sirmaur

At least nine person died after a private bus fell in a gorge near Himachal Pradesh's Dadahu in Sirmaur.

Nov 25, 2018, 18:31 PM IST
At least 21 injured after tourist bus falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh

At least 21 injured after tourist bus falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh

The injured passengers have been moved to the hospital.

Nov 25, 2018, 15:08 PM IST
Traffic resumes at Manali to Darcha road after BRO finishes snow clearing operations

Traffic resumes at Manali to Darcha road after BRO finishes snow clearing operations

Traffic resumed at Manali to Darcha road on Friday after Border Roads Organisation(BRO) concluded snow clearing operations.

Nov 23, 2018, 19:14 PM IST
NH3 blocked due to landslide in Himachal's Banala, vehicles diverted to Manali

NH3 blocked due to landslide in Himachal's Banala, vehicles diverted to Manali

A landslide occurred in Himachal Pradesh's Banala area of Mandi district causing a blockade of National Highway 3.

Nov 21, 2018, 18:10 PM IST
Himachal government bans school vehicles older than 15 years

Himachal government bans school vehicles older than 15 years

Himachal government bans school vehicles older than 15 years.

Nov 11, 2018, 14:44 PM IST
Nepali man arrested with 1.5 kg cannabis

Nepali man arrested with 1.5 kg cannabis

A Nepali man was arrested from Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district in possession with 1.5 kilograms of cannabis, Kullu police said on Saturday. 

Nov 10, 2018, 21:10 PM IST
HP: Fresh snowfall in Lahaul-Spiti leads to closing of roads, 70 rescued from Keylong

HP: Fresh snowfall in Lahaul-Spiti leads to closing of roads, 70 rescued from Keylong

The higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh received fresh snowfall while other parts of the state witnessed light rainfall due to a western disturbance.

Nov 02, 2018, 22:02 PM IST
3.1 earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur

3.1 earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur

Shimla, Oct 22 (IANS) Mild tremors were felt in Himachal Pradesh on Monday. No damage or casualty was reported.

Oct 22, 2018, 10:15 AM IST
Himachal Pradesh: 1 dead, 9 injured after vehicle falls into gorge

Himachal Pradesh: 1 dead, 9 injured after vehicle falls into gorge

At least one person died and nine others were injured on Sunday after a vehicle carrying tourists fell into a gorge in Kullu. 

Oct 21, 2018, 17:47 PM IST
Dengue: 100 cases in Himachal's Kangra reported, ASHA workers sensitising people

Dengue: 100 cases in Himachal's Kangra reported, ASHA workers sensitising people

At least 100 cases of Dengue have been registered in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district till Wednesday. 

Oct 11, 2018, 23:13 PM IST
HP: At least 3 dead, 10 injured in bus accident near Chhaila Bazar in Shimla

HP: At least 3 dead, 10 injured in bus accident near Chhaila Bazar in Shimla

The bus was going from Kasumpti in Shimla to Rohru.

Oct 10, 2018, 22:19 PM IST
IAF rescues 32 people from parts of Himachal Pradesh on Saturday

IAF rescues 32 people from parts of Himachal Pradesh on Saturday

The rescued people include 24 from Chhattru and seven from Chhota Dara.

Sep 29, 2018, 23:28 PM IST
Rescue operations hampered in Himachal Pradesh due to heavy rain, snowfall

Rescue operations hampered in Himachal Pradesh due to heavy rain, snowfall

Over 1,350 people, including over 30 foreigners have been rescued since September 24.  

Sep 28, 2018, 17:19 PM IST
All tourists stranded in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul and Spiti rescued, taken to safer areas

All tourists stranded in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul and Spiti rescued, taken to safer areas

The rescued tourists were taken to Kullu and given first aid.

Sep 27, 2018, 19:29 PM IST
Several rescued, around 200 still stranded in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti

Several rescued, around 200 still stranded in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti

Nearly 200 people on Wednesday are still stranded in various parts of Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul and Spiti district.

Sep 26, 2018, 15:07 PM IST
300 people, including 45 IIT students, stranded in HP are safe: Himachal CM

300 people, including 45 IIT students, stranded in HP are safe: Himachal CM

The stranded people were being provided shelter and food by the district administration.

Sep 25, 2018, 15:23 PM IST
Two German nationals, stuck in blizzard in Lahaul-Spiti, rescued by IAF

Two German nationals, stuck in blizzard in Lahaul-Spiti, rescued by IAF

The Air Force launched the operation at 6 am on Tuesday and the two were rescued successfully by 7 am.

Sep 25, 2018, 12:08 PM IST