Himachal Pradesh News

6 Army jawans feared dead in avalanche in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur

6 Army jawans feared dead in avalanche in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur

 The body of one of the Army jawans was recovered, but there was no trace of five others, Kinnaur Deputy Commissioner Gopal Chand said.

Feb 20, 2019, 23:22 PM IST
One Army jawan killed, five trapped after avalanche in Himachal Pradesh

One Army jawan killed, five trapped after avalanche in Himachal Pradesh

The ITBP and district police have launched an operation to rescue the jawans, ANI reported.

Feb 20, 2019, 19:18 PM IST
Pakistan cricketers' photos removed from HPCA stadium in Dharamshala

Pakistan cricketers' photos removed from HPCA stadium in Dharamshala

HPCA is an international stadium where visitors come from across the globe.

Feb 20, 2019, 00:37 AM IST
Fire breaks out in monastery in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu

Fire breaks out in monastery in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu

The incident took place at the Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery in Kais village of the district. 

Feb 13, 2019, 17:25 PM IST
NH-3 blocked after landslide in Himachal Pradesh​'s Banala

NH-3 blocked after landslide in Himachal Pradesh​'s Banala

The landslide occurred on Wednesday morning due to loosening of rocks after continuous snowfall and rain from the last six days.No casualties have been reported so far.

Feb 13, 2019, 13:16 PM IST
Met office issues yellow weather warning for heavy rain, snowfall in HP

Met office issues yellow weather warning for heavy rain, snowfall in HP

The Meteorological Department has issued yellow weather warning for heavy rain and snowfall on February 14 and 15 in Himachal Pradesh, an official said.

Feb 12, 2019, 16:14 PM IST
Himachal CM reveals why Shimla has turned into a traffic nightmare

Himachal CM reveals why Shimla has turned into a traffic nightmare

Jai Ram Thakur has said that sky transport system could be launched but only after a report on its viability.

Feb 11, 2019, 19:24 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh CM loses temper at Congress leader's jab in Assembly

Himachal Pradesh CM loses temper at Congress leader's jab in Assembly

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur was angered by the Congress MLA Mukesh Agnihotri remark on Jan Manch Programmes, not a unique concept but has been applied before. 

Feb 11, 2019, 18:31 PM IST
Slight relief from cold wave in Himachal Pradesh

Slight relief from cold wave in Himachal Pradesh

The Shimla MeT centre has forecast snowfall and rain at some places in mid and high hills while thundershowers in low hills and plains of the state from February 12 to February 15.

Feb 11, 2019, 16:22 PM IST
Shimla schools to remain closed due to heavy snowfall, more snow likely in Himachal Pradesh next week

Shimla schools to remain closed due to heavy snowfall, more snow likely in Himachal Pradesh next week

Meanwhile, the meteorological department predicted that more snowfall and rain are expected to lash Himachal Pradesh in the coming week.

Feb 10, 2019, 14:48 PM IST
Delhi High Court refuses to stay trial court order against Himachal Pradesh ex-CM Virbhadra Singh

Delhi High Court refuses to stay trial court order against Himachal Pradesh ex-CM Virbhadra Singh

Justice Sunil Gaur sought CBI's response on Singh's plea challenging the trial court order to frame charges against him.

Feb 06, 2019, 15:20 PM IST
Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 hits Himachal Pradesh's Mandi

Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 hits Himachal Pradesh's Mandi

Tremors of the quake were felt at around 7.30 pm.

Feb 05, 2019, 20:51 PM IST
IMD issues heavy snow, avalanche warning in Himachal Pradesh

IMD issues heavy snow, avalanche warning in Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh continued to reel under intense cold wave conditions with the India Metereological Department on Tuesday issuing a fresh avalanche and heavy snow warning in parts of the state.

Feb 05, 2019, 20:47 PM IST
Death toll due to swine flu rises to 9 in Himachal Pradesh

Death toll due to swine flu rises to 9 in Himachal Pradesh

H1N1 virus spreads when an individual touches an infected person or breathes droplets of coughs and sneezes that are in the air.

Jan 29, 2019, 13:23 PM IST
Heavy snowfall likely in parts of Himachal, IMD issues warning

Heavy snowfall likely in parts of Himachal, IMD issues warning

Intense cold wave conditions continued unabated in major tourist spots like Kufri, Manali, Dalhousie and Shimla.

Jan 28, 2019, 23:12 PM IST
OROP means 'Only Rahul Only Priyanka' for Congress, says Amit Shah

OROP means 'Only Rahul Only Priyanka' for Congress, says Amit Shah

Amit Shah also took a potshot at the Congress for failing to eradicate poverty from the country, though they remained in power for 55 years.

Jan 28, 2019, 15:33 PM IST
70 students rescued after buses got stuck in heavy snowfall near Kufri in Himachal Pradesh

70 students rescued after buses got stuck in heavy snowfall near Kufri in Himachal Pradesh

Eighty-seven people, 70 of them students, were Tuesday rescued after their two buses got stuck in heavy snowfall, police said.

Jan 22, 2019, 22:27 PM IST
26 injured after bus skids off road near Swarghat in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur

26 injured after bus skids off road near Swarghat in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur

While eight of them are seriously injured and have been moved to PGIMER at Chandigar, the 18 others have been shifted to a hospital in Nalaghar in Solan district.

Jan 22, 2019, 10:32 AM IST
Snowfall and rains lash entire North India; Cold wave conditions intensify

Snowfall and rains lash entire North India; Cold wave conditions intensify

Following a wet spell and snowfall at several places, cold wave conditions intensified across North India on Tuesday. Parts of Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir received a fresh spell of snow due

Jan 22, 2019, 07:18 AM IST
Three die as car falls into gorge in Himachal's Chamba

Three die as car falls into gorge in Himachal's Chamba

The ill-fated car had a Maharashtra registration number.

Jan 20, 2019, 18:22 PM IST