Mercury rises by four degrees in Himachal

The mercury continued to rise across the hills of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday, recording a rise of three to four degrees in the maximum temperature, which, in some areas, crossed 40 degrees Celsius.

Marginal drop in temperature in HP due to strong winds, rains

Several areas of Himachal witnessed thunderstorms while strong winds swept Palampur, Manali and some other places in the state disrupting normal life.

Sun, not snow, luring tourists to Himachal Pradesh
Sun, not snow, luring tourists to Himachal Pradesh

If the plains of northern India are shivering and dense fog is spoiling New Year celebrations, head for the hills of Himachal Pradesh. There will be a lot of relief as the long sunny days have rendered the hills unusually warm.

Himachal gets relief from rains

Rains have abated in Himachal Pradesh after battering the state for four days, triggering landslides and snapping road links in many areas, officials here said Wednesday.

Marginal relief from cold in Himachal Pradesh

The hills of Himachal Pradesh had marginal relief from piercing cold wave conditions, which abated due to rise of two to four degrees Celsius in maximum day temperatures.

Himachal reels under cold wave

Cold wave conditions continued unabated in most parts of Himachal Pradesh as minimum temperatures in higher parts of the state stayed between minus 13 and minus 23 degree Celsius.

Himachal Pradesh braces for rain, snow

Most prominent tourist towns like Shimla, Kufri, Dalhousie and Manali are likely to see light to moderate spells of snowfall.