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BJP wins Himachal Pradesh; Salman Khan’s family has a reason to celebrate

BJP wins Himachal Pradesh; Salman Khan’s family has a reason to celebrate

Salman Khan’s youngest sibling Arpita Khan is married to Aayush Sharma, son of a politician from Mandi, Himachal.

Dec 19, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP candidate Anil Sharma wins from Mandi

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: BJP candidate Anil Sharma wins from Mandi

In 2012, Indian National Congress candidate Anil Kumar won the seat with 20866 votes.

Dec 12, 2017, 15:12 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi calls Congress 'termites', asks Himachal to finish the party

PM Narendra Modi calls Congress 'termites', asks Himachal to finish the party

Modi exhorted the Himachal people to finish Congress by handing over the three-fourths majority to the BJP in the upcoming election.

Nov 04, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Congress is looking for rebels in other parties, says PM Modi in HP poll rally

Congress is looking for rebels in other parties, says PM Modi in HP poll rally

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing a public rally in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh. 

Nov 04, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
Himachal polls: PM Narendra Modi to address rallies at Kangra, Mandi

Himachal polls: PM Narendra Modi to address rallies at Kangra, Mandi

With Assembly polls round the corner in Himachal Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi have packed programmes in the state.

Nov 04, 2017, 08:19 AM IST
Virbhadra Singh our Chief Minister candidate: Rahul Gandhi

Virbhadra Singh our Chief Minister candidate: Rahul Gandhi

Ending speculations over the party's chief ministerial candidate in Himachal Pradesh, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said Virbhadra Singh will "become the Chief Minister for the seventh time".

Oct 07, 2017, 19:01 PM IST
Heavy rains trigger landslides in parts of Himachal Pradesh

Heavy rains trigger landslides in parts of Himachal Pradesh

A landslide at Chhetri blocked the Kaza-Keylong highway in tribal Lahaul and Spiti district stranding many people for several hours. Landslides also occurred in Sirmaur, Shimla and Mandi districts.

Sep 24, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
Mandi landslide: Death toll rises to seven, rescue operations underway

Mandi landslide: Death toll rises to seven, rescue operations underway

 The death toll in the devastating landslide that hit Himachal Pradesh's Mandi on Saturday has risen to five, whereas six people have been left injured. 

Aug 13, 2017, 08:53 AM IST

Heavy rains lash Himachal Pradesh; several roads, houses damaged

Three vehicles, including three tractors, were washed away and several roads and huts were damaged as heavy rains lashed Himachal Pradesh on Thursday, officials said.

Aug 03, 2017, 21:35 PM IST
Kotkahi rape-murder case: Himachal govt transfers Shimla IG ZH Zaidi, SP DW Negi

Kotkahi rape-murder case: Himachal govt transfers Shimla IG ZH Zaidi, SP DW Negi

The Himachal Pradesh government transferred at least seven officers, including the special investigation team (SIT) chief, after custodial death of one of the accused in Kotkhai gang-rape and murder case on late Wednesday. 

Jul 20, 2017, 12:15 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh temple partially damaged in landslide

The shrine, located on National Highway-21 linking Chandigarh with Manali, is some 200 from state capital Shimla.

Jul 16, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

Five killed, 30 injured after bus falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi

At least five people were killed and over 30 injured after a bus fell into a gorge in Mandi`s Lamba Thach area of Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday.

Jul 04, 2017, 23:23 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh: Trees uprooted, vehicles damaged in heavy rain

Himachal Pradesh: Trees uprooted, vehicles damaged in heavy rain

Trees were uprooted and vehicles got damaged in heavy rain and storm in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi on Tuesday.

Jun 07, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

Himachal Pradesh dists with higher sex ratio reported fewer sexual assault cases: Study

Districts in Himachal Pradesh, where the sex ratio is higher, reported fewer sexual assault cases against women, according to a study by the Regional Forensic Science Laboratory here.

May 01, 2017, 13:37 PM IST
School bus skids off road in Himachal Pradesh, 25 students inured

School bus skids off road in Himachal Pradesh, 25 students inured

At least 25 school children were injured on Friday when their school bus skidded off the mountain road in Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh, police said.

Feb 17, 2017, 14:07 PM IST
Mandi road mishap: Death toll plunges to 18, over 25 injured as bus falls into gorge

Mandi road mishap: Death toll plunges to 18, over 25 injured as bus falls into gorge

A passenger bus fell into a gorge near Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh on Saturday leaving at least 16 persons killed. 

Nov 05, 2016, 14:11 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi's rally in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi: Here are top 10 quotes

PM Narendra Modi's rally in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi: Here are top 10 quotes

PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday addressed a gathering in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi and heaped praise in Indian Army in the backdrop of surgical strikes.

Oct 18, 2016, 13:45 PM IST
Surgical strikes: PM Narendra Modi lauds Indian Army, says now everyone knows our soldiers are no less than anyone

Surgical strikes: PM Narendra Modi lauds Indian Army, says now everyone knows our soldiers are no less than anyone

Finally, PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday while addressing a gathering in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi, broke silence over surgical strikes.

Oct 18, 2016, 13:07 PM IST
Mandi cleanest district in hilly areas of India, Sindhudurg in plains: Survey

Mandi cleanest district in hilly areas of India, Sindhudurg in plains: Survey

A total of 22 hill districts and 53 plain areas were assessed under the Gramin Swachh Survekshan launched in May this year. Mandi was judged as the cleanest district in 'Hills' category and Sindhudurg cleanest in the 'Plains' category.

Sep 09, 2016, 08:57 AM IST

Rains cause Rs 567 crore loss, claim 28 lives in Himachal Pradesh: Govt

Himachal Pradesh has suffered a loss of Rs 567.32 crore due to rains that have also claimed 28 human lives, the state government said on Wednesday.

Aug 17, 2016, 17:36 PM IST