Himachal Pradesh

Mild earthquake in Himachal Pradesh, epicentre near China border

Mild earthquake in Himachal Pradesh, epicentre near China border

The epicentre of the quake was Shimla region, bordering Kinnaur district, which shares a border with China.
 

Jun 17, 2018, 09:49 AM IST
Max temperature close to normal in north India; rain in Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh

Max temperature close to normal in north India; rain in Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh

In Punjab and Haryana, the maximum temperature hovered around the normal at many places on Sunday.

Jun 10, 2018, 21:25 PM IST
Widespread rain in Himachal Pradesh, more expected

Widespread rain in Himachal Pradesh, more expected

Shimla saw a decline in day temperature. It recorded a minimum of 14.1 degrees Celsius, down from Friday's 17.4 degrees.

Jun 09, 2018, 11:35 AM IST
Hiccups galore as Shimla heli-taxi service takes off

Hiccups galore as Shimla heli-taxi service takes off

The government has started the heli-taxi service between Shimla and Chandigarh, which the locals and tourists have been demanding for long.

Jun 07, 2018, 13:50 PM 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
Man who shot dead woman official during demolition drive in Kasauli arrested from Mathura

Man who shot dead woman official during demolition drive in Kasauli arrested from Mathura

Accused Vijay Kumar, owner of Narayani guest house in Kasauli, fired two rounds in the air as employees began the demolition drive, and one stray bullet killed the official.

May 03, 2018, 19:49 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
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
27 from Punjab, 6 from Bihar: Full list of 39 Indians killed in Iraq by ISIS

27 from Punjab, 6 from Bihar: Full list of 39 Indians killed in Iraq by ISIS

For verification of bodies, the DNA samples of their relatives were sent to Baghdad and four state governments - Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, West Bengal and Bihar - were involved in the process.

Mar 21, 2018, 10:50 AM IST
Avalanche warning issued for J&K, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

Avalanche warning issued for J&K, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has issued an avalanche warning on Friday for the next 24 hours for some districts of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

Mar 16, 2018, 17:15 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut and family perform Griha Pravesh puja at her new plush abode in Manali

Kangana Ranaut and family perform Griha Pravesh puja at her new plush abode in Manali

The bungalow overlooks the majestic Manali hills

 

Mar 16, 2018, 12:01 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
Avalanche warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

Avalanche warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand

The National Disaster Management Authority on Sunday issued an avalanche warning for Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand on Sunday evening. The authority said that warning will be valid from 5 pm on Sunday to 5 pm on Monday. 

Mar 04, 2018, 17:22 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

Himachal Pradesh's Kulu receives fresh snowfall - See pics

Higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh received fresh snowfall while mid and lower hills witnessed intermittent rains leading to drop in day temperatures by four to six degrees.

Feb 25, 2018, 00:15 AM 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

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