Shimla: Three passengers were killed and 17 others injured Sunday when their bus skidded off the road and rolled into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh, police said.
The Himachal Road Transport
Shimla: Thousands of devotees on Sunday witnessed the world famous annual Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath at Hamirpur and Nahan amid religious fervour and chanting of mantras.
The Rath Yatras
Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission is exploring possibilities of adopting the Union Public Service Commission pattern for holding combined examinations for Himachal.
Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to take over a grand heritage building in this erstwhile summer capital of the British Raj, fearing it might be lost otherwise.
New Delhi: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and sought an immediate relief of Rs 1,000 crore for restoration works in the flood-affected
Shimla: Twenty-three people were killed this year in Himachal Pradesh due to heavy snow and rains, the government said on Wednesday.
These also destroyed property worth Rs 229 crore, Revenue
New Delhi: Minimum temperatures in various parts of north India went up by several notches except Himachal, where it continued to remain below normal in most places.
Delhiites experienced a
Guwahati: Assam and Himachal Pradesh shared a point each as their Group C Ranji Trophy match ended in a tame draw here on Tuesday.
Replying to Assam`s first-innings total of 354, Himachal Pradesh
Guwahati: Pallavkumar Das made 90 runs to help Assam score 213 for four in the Group C Ranji Group match against Himachal Pradesh here on Saturday.
At stumps on the first day, Amit Sinha was
Shimla: The high altitude tribal areas and adjoining valleys reeled under piercing cold wave conditions as mercury dipped three to five degrees below normal and the maximum day temperature fell
Shimla: Forty electors in Himachal Pradesh rejected all the candidates for the assembly polls and went away without voting, an official said here Tuesday.
"Forty voters invoked Rule 49-O of
Shimla:Tens of thousands of devotees assembled in different parts of Himachal Pradesh Tuesday and offered prayers on the onset of the nine-day Navratra, considered by Hindus to be an auspicious
New Delhi: The schedules for the Assembly polls in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh will be declared in "due time," Chief Election Commissioner V S Sampath said on Friday.
The "elections will be
Shimla: Heavy showers lashed several areas of Himachal Pradesh triggering landslides in the interiors of the hill state.
The downpour triggered landslides in the interiors, disrupting traffic at
Shimla: A national project to access genetic resources, their economic values and share their benefits was launched in Himachal Pradesh Tuesday.
The Rs.46-crore United Nations Environment
Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh government today appointed senior advocate Kali Dass Batish as the new state Information commissioner.
He replaces S S Parmar, whose term expired early this week
Shimla: The heat wave continued to hold sway in Himachal Pradesh, with the maximum temperature soaring up to seven degrees above normal in some places of the state.
Una in the Shivalik
Dharamsala: Army Chief Gen VK Singh on Friday said there was no infiltration in Himachal Pradesh although the Chief Minister of the state reported about the sighting of few Chinese helicopters in
Shimla: Harinder Hira has been appointed
the Chief Secretary of Himachal Pradesh to succeed Rajwant
Sandhu who retired on Saturday.
This is the third successive occasion when a woman
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister P K Dhumal on Tuesday described the state budget for 2012-13 as "pragmatic and pluralistic" taking care of all sections of the society and aimed at
Shimla: A fire broke out at a busy locality
in the heritage town of Chamba in the wee hours on Sunday
destroying property worth crores.
About a dozen shops and four heavily timbered old
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh is going to hold a unique event - a race to spot and count feathered guests at the Pong dam wetlands in the Kangra Valley over two days from January 30.
Shimla: With Assembly elections in five
states looming large, a large number of senior leaders and
workers of Congress and BJP in Himachal Pradesh have joined
the campaign trail in
Shimla: The hills and valleys of Himachal
reeled under piercing cold as sky remained heavily overcast
and day temperatures dipped in most parts of the state.
Heavy overcast during the day
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon