Himachal Pradesh News

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
Massive fire engulfs 40 houses in village near Shimla

Massive fire engulfs 40 houses in village near Shimla

While no casualties have been reported so far, the cause of the fire is being investigated. 

Apr 18, 2018, 07:20 AM IST
Shocking photos: Fire brings down two-storied mountain house near Shimla

Shocking photos: Fire brings down two-storied mountain house near Shimla

Local administration jumped into action to bring the fire under control and was only successful after several hours.

Apr 17, 2018, 10:41 AM IST
Kangra school bus accident: Himachal HC issues notices to state govt, school

Kangra school bus accident: Himachal HC issues notices to state govt, school

The court also appointed an amicus curiae and asked him to suggest ways to prevent such accidents in future.

Apr 10, 2018, 23:03 PM IST
Himachal bus accident: How a brave 10-year-old turned hero and saved many

Himachal bus accident: How a brave 10-year-old turned hero and saved many

A pall of gloom descended in the area as wailing parents broke down in grief while identifying bodies of the deceased children. 

Apr 10, 2018, 13:54 PM IST
At least 29 dead in Himachal bus tragedy, CM announces compensation, PM expresses grief

At least 29 dead in Himachal bus tragedy, CM announces compensation, PM expresses grief

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has, meanwhile, ordered a high-level magistrate investigation into the accident. He also announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakhs each for the family of the accident victims

Apr 09, 2018, 22:43 PM IST
At least 26 children, 3 others dead as school bus falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh

At least 26 children, 3 others dead as school bus falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh

The gorge is 200-feet deep. The rescue operation - with the help of local people - is underway. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has also been deployed.

Apr 09, 2018, 18:57 PM IST
NDMA issues avalanche warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

NDMA issues avalanche warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

NDMA has issued an avalanche warning for next 24 hours for Baramulla, Bandipora and Kupwara.

Mar 13, 2018, 18:40 PM IST
Thousands throng Kufri zoo to catch a glimpse of caged ‘Honeypreet’

Thousands throng Kufri zoo to catch a glimpse of caged ‘Honeypreet’

This leopard was rescued at the time when Honeypreet was arrested by Panchkula police.

Mar 01, 2018, 17:19 PM IST
Pariksha Pe Charcha: Shimla Dalit students made to sit separately? Himachal CM orders magisterial probe

Pariksha Pe Charcha: Shimla Dalit students made to sit separately? Himachal CM orders magisterial probe

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur has ordered a magisterial probe into the incident.

Feb 19, 2018, 22:55 PM IST
Teacher rapes student in staffroom of Himachal Pradesh college; protests erupt

Teacher rapes student in staffroom of Himachal Pradesh college; protests erupt

A senior teacher allegedly locked a student in the institute's staffroom and raped her. The incident took place at a local private college in Himachal Pradesh's Hamirpur.

Feb 17, 2018, 09:43 AM IST
IAF rescues pregnant woman with unique condition from a remote village in Ladakh

IAF rescues pregnant woman with unique condition from a remote village in Ladakh

The Air Force's helicopter unit Siachen Pioneers rescued a pregnant woman from a remote village in Shinkun-la pass in Ladakh on Saturday.

Feb 17, 2018, 08:43 AM IST
Temperatures rise in Himachal Pradesh, more snow likely next week

Temperatures rise in Himachal Pradesh, more snow likely next week

The hills of Himachal Pradesh on Friday saw a rise in the temperatures due to prevailing dry weather, but the Met Office has forecast more rain and snowfall next week. "A fresh Western Disturbance

Feb 16, 2018, 14:46 PM IST
No relief from cold wave in HP; rain or snow likely in mid, higher hills

No relief from cold wave in HP; rain or snow likely in mid, higher hills

Icy winds on Sunday walloped the higher regions in Himachal Pradesh.

Jan 29, 2018, 00:44 AM IST
Severe cold in Himachal Pradesh, snowfall keeps temperature low

Severe cold in Himachal Pradesh, snowfall keeps temperature low

Large parts of Himachal Pradesh reeled under a severe cold wave on Saturday despite sunny conditions, with the minimum temperature staying below freezing point owing to the recent snowfall, weather

Jan 27, 2018, 13:38 PM IST

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