Himachal Pradesh favours more vehicles going to Rohtang Pass from Manali

The central government reiterated its earlier position that it was ready to supply CNG at Manali for the vehicles going to Rohtang Pass.

22 killed in two accidents in Himachal Pradesh

22 killed in two accidents in Himachal Pradesh

The district administration has given an immediate relief of Rs 50,000 to the families of the deceased. 

Virbhadra Singh launches PEHAL in Shimla

The five areas identified under PEHAL are Primary Education, Forest Rights, Health and Sanitation, Campaign against drugs and skill development and Women Empowerment.

NGT permits paragliding, snow scooters in Rohtang; increases number of petrol vehicles

NGT permits paragliding, snow scooters in Rohtang; increases number of petrol vehicles

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday relaxed norms for tourist hot spots in Himachal Pradesh - Rohtang Pass and Manali.

Two more days to put out forest fire in Uttarakhand, says Prakash Javadekar

Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar, on Monday, said the fire which destroyed around 2,000 hectares of forest land in Uttarakhand would be put out in the next two days.

Delhi, Jammu, Shimla see hottest day of season; Telangana toll 178

Delhi, Jammu, Shimla see hottest day of season; Telangana toll 178

The mercury is expected to keep rising in UP over the next few days but people in Delhi and J&K and tourist destinations of Himachal Pradesh can expect some relief from the heat, the weather office said.

After Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, forest fire now rages in J&K

After Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, forest fire now rages in J&K

After Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, incidents of forest fires were reported from Bathuni and Gambhir areas of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district on Sunday.

After Uttarakhand, now Himachal faces the brunt of forest fires, 50 ha of woodland destroyed

After Uttarakhand, now Himachal faces the brunt of forest fires, 50 ha of woodland destroyed

Majority of fire incidents are reported from the pine forests during summers every year when pine trees shed their dry needles, which are highly inflammable, the report added.

Notice issued to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra over her land deal in Shimla

Notice issued to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra over her land deal in Shimla

The Himachal Pradesh High Court on Thursday issued notice to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra in connection with the information about her land deal here.

After Gurgaon turns Gurugram, VHP wants Shimla to be 'Shymla'; CM Virbhadra rejects it

After Gurgaon turns Gurugram, VHP wants Shimla to be 'Shymla'; CM Virbhadra rejects it

After Gurgaon was renamed as Gurugram to pay tribute to Guru Dronacharya, VHP has now placed a demand to rename Shimla as 'Ma Shymla' which Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh has rejected outright.

Shimla's name was derived from Hindu Goddess Shyamala Devi?

Shimla's name was derived from Hindu Goddess Shyamala Devi?

Haryana government's decision to rename Gurgaon district as 'Gurugram' has inspired the VHP to ask for renaming of Shimla to Shyamla.

Shimla hit by rainfall, hailstorm

The Himachal Pradesh capital and surrounding areas experienced respite from heat as strong showers accompanied by hail lashed the region this evening.

After Gurgaon, calls for renaming Shimla as Shyamla

After Gurgaon, calls for renaming Shimla as Shyamla

The recent renaming of Gurgaon and Mewat by the Haryana government has triggered calls for changing the names of other cities in the country.

Virbhadra's DA case: Delhi HC adjourns CBI plea to tomorrow

Virbhadra's DA case: Delhi HC adjourns CBI plea to tomorrow

The Delhi High Court on Monday adjourned to tomorrow the hearing of CBI plea against Himachal Pradesh High Court in state Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's disproportionate assets case.    

Manisha Koirala shooting her next in Shimla

Manisha Koirala shooting her next in Shimla

Actress Manisha Koirala has arrived in Shimla to shoot for her upcoming film "Dear Maya".

BJP stages yet another walk out in Himachal assembly

The Opposition BJP on Tuesday staged A walk in the state assembly on the issue of reports of fresh developments in the case registered by Enforcement Directorate (ED) against Chief Minister, Virbhadra Singh.

Rain, snowfall in Himachal Pradesh

The hills of Himachal Pradesh experienced moderate to heavy rainfall on Saturday, causing landslides in some areas and blocking the roads, while the higher reaches saw snowfall, officials said.

Jaundice outbreak: Himachal HC provides interim relief

It was reported media that Ashwani Khad water treatment station, which supplies water to one-third of Shimla's population, is highly contaminated.

Temperature dips in Himachal Pradesh after rain, snow

Temperature dropped across Himachal Pradesh on Saturday with high-altitude areas getting more spells of snow while other parts have been experiencing rains, the weather office said.

Roads blocked in Shimla due to heavy snowfall

The roads connecting Shimla with the villages have got blocked due to the heavy snowfall.