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Rain fury in Himachal Pradesh, two dead in Kullu

Rain fury in Himachal Pradesh, two dead in Kullu

Heavy and persistent rains have caused flooding in Kullu district with many roads here completely submerged under water. 

Aug 19, 2019, 06:40 AM IST
India's biggest underground hydroelectric project suspended due to rise in silt levels in Sutlej

India's biggest underground hydroelectric project suspended due to rise in silt levels in Sutlej

Till the time the silt content in the Sutlej river at Nathpa Jhakri dam doesn't go below 5000 ppm, electricity production will remain suspended, the authorities say.

Aug 18, 2019, 20:57 PM IST
18 dead as heavy rainfall lashes Himachal Pradesh; schools and colleges closed in Shimla, Kullu till Monday

18 dead as heavy rainfall lashes Himachal Pradesh; schools and colleges closed in Shimla, Kullu till Monday

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) informed that Sunday`s showers were the highest rainfall recorded by the state in 24 hours in Shimla district, over the past 70 years. It further said that

Aug 18, 2019, 18:26 PM IST
High alert in Punjab after heavy rain forecast, IMD issues warning for Himachal

High alert in Punjab after heavy rain forecast, IMD issues warning for Himachal

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday night ordered a high alert across the state, after the India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a forecast of heavy rainfall in the state

Aug 17, 2019, 09:05 AM IST
Anil Sharma, former Himachal Pradesh Minister and BJP MLA, expelled from party

Anil Sharma, former Himachal Pradesh Minister and BJP MLA, expelled from party

The BJP on Wednesday expelled former Himachal Pradesh power minister and its legislator Anil Sharma from the party.

Aug 14, 2019, 15:28 PM IST
11 Army personnel among casualties in Solan building collapse, many still trapped

11 Army personnel among casualties in Solan building collapse, many still trapped

The Army has said that a total of 30 personnel and some other people were in the building when the incident took place.

Jul 15, 2019, 07:57 AM IST
Multi-storey building collapses in Himachal's Solan; 2 dead, several feared trapped

Multi-storey building collapses in Himachal's Solan; 2 dead, several feared trapped

The building is located on Kumarhatti-Nahan in Solan, around 45 km from capital Shimla.

Jul 14, 2019, 18:50 PM IST
44 dead in Kullu bus accident, 16 still in critical condition

44 dead in Kullu bus accident, 16 still in critical condition

The Kullu district administration has announced an immediate relief of Rs 50,000 to the kin of each of the deceased and the injured.   

Jun 20, 2019, 23:27 PM IST
35 dead, 15 critical after bus with 50 onboard falls into gorge in HP's Kullu

35 dead, 15 critical after bus with 50 onboard falls into gorge in HP's Kullu

The death toll is likely to go up, said authorities.

Jun 20, 2019, 17:57 PM IST
Manali forced to bring new traffic plan to combat massive tourist rush

Manali forced to bring new traffic plan to combat massive tourist rush

Severe traffic jams lasting up to five hours were reported from different parts of the region. 

Jun 13, 2019, 15:20 PM IST
BJP getting highest vote share in Himachal Pradesh shows people's tremendous backing for party: CM Jai Ram Thakur

BJP getting highest vote share in Himachal Pradesh shows people's tremendous backing for party: CM Jai Ram Thakur

The BJP got the highest vote share in the country in Himachal Pradesh and this shows the overwhelming support of the people for the party, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has said. 

May 27, 2019, 18:59 PM IST
Cabinet expansion after consultation with central leaders: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister

Cabinet expansion after consultation with central leaders: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister

A berth in the state Cabinet has been lying vacant for over a month following Mandi MLA Anil Sharma's resignation as the power minister, while another will fall vacant soon as food and civil supplies

May 24, 2019, 19:02 PM IST
Lok Sabha election 2019: 37 candidates lose deposit in Himachal Pradesh

Lok Sabha election 2019: 37 candidates lose deposit in Himachal Pradesh

The highest number of 15 candidates, including Daleep Singh Kaith (CPM, 14838 votes) and Ses Ram (BSP, 9060 votes) lost their security deposit in Mandi.

May 24, 2019, 11:30 AM IST
Narendra Modi has won, Congress has lost: Virbhadra Singh

Narendra Modi has won, Congress has lost: Virbhadra Singh

"PM Modi's tenure will keep focus on nation`s interests," he added.

May 23, 2019, 16:36 PM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP headed towards victory in Himachal Pradesh

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP headed towards victory in Himachal Pradesh

The ruling BJP is heading towards victory in Himachal Pradesh as its candidates are leading with over 3.23 lakh votes on each of the four Lok Sabha seats, a state election officer said.

May 23, 2019, 15:28 PM IST
List of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

List of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

The BJP swept Himachal and Uttarakhand by winning all the seats.

May 23, 2019, 10:21 AM IST
Watch live streaming of 2019 Lok Sabha election results from Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand on mobile and desktop on Zee News

Watch live streaming of 2019 Lok Sabha election results from Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand on mobile and desktop on Zee News

Catch live coverage of the counting process for 24 Lok Sabha seats in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh here.

May 23, 2019, 08:29 AM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP sweeping Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP sweeping Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand

The BJP won all the nine seats in both Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

May 23, 2019, 07:30 AM IST
Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election result 2019 of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh on Zee News

Watch live streaming of Lok Sabha election result 2019 of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh on Zee News

While polling for the Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand took place on April 11, in the first phase of the election, the electorates in Himachal Pradesh cast their vote on May 19, in the last and seventh

May 22, 2019, 19:20 PM IST
Lok Sabha election: Straight contest between BJP, Congress in Uttarakhand and Himachal as counting takes place on Thursday

Lok Sabha election: Straight contest between BJP, Congress in Uttarakhand and Himachal as counting takes place on Thursday

While polling in Uttarakhand took place on April 11, in the first phase of Lok Sabha election 2019, Himachal Pradesh voted on May 19, in the last and seventh phase.

May 22, 2019, 19:15 PM IST