Himachal Pradesh News

Two German nationals, stuck in blizzard in Lahaul-Spiti, rescued by IAF

Two German nationals, stuck in blizzard in Lahaul-Spiti, rescued by IAF

The Air Force launched the operation at 6 am on Tuesday and the two were rescued successfully by 7 am.

Sep 25, 2018, 12:08 PM IST
35 IIT Roorkee students and 15 others, stranded in Lahul Spiti, safe, confirms Himachal CM

35 IIT Roorkee students and 15 others, stranded in Lahul Spiti, safe, confirms Himachal CM

Himachal Pradesh has been reeling under heavy showers since the last few days.

Sep 25, 2018, 12:06 PM IST
35 IIT Roorkee students among 45 missing in Lahul Spiti

35 IIT Roorkee students among 45 missing in Lahul Spiti

It is reported that the students had gone to Hamta Pass in Kullu for trekking but have not returned.

Sep 24, 2018, 23:32 PM IST
3.7 magnitude earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh

3.7 magnitude earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh

The earthquake occurred at 2:22 pm on Monday.

Sep 24, 2018, 14:48 PM IST
Watch: Bus swept away in Beas river, floats like a toy

Watch: Bus swept away in Beas river, floats like a toy

Dramatic footage shows a bus floating like a toy in Beas River.

Sep 24, 2018, 12:45 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh: Heavy rains & flash flood trigger landslides; alert issued

Himachal Pradesh: Heavy rains & flash flood trigger landslides; alert issued

Several parts of Himachal Pradesh witnessed landslides following heavy rainfall and flash floods in the region. Rescue operations to evacuate people were stuck in remote locations were on.

Sep 24, 2018, 07:20 AM IST
Heavy rainfall lashes Himachal Pradesh, snowfall in Spiti

Heavy rainfall lashes Himachal Pradesh, snowfall in Spiti

Himachal Pradesh capital received 47.1 mm of rainfall on Sunday. 

Sep 23, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
Army jawan allegedly kills two colleagues before committing suicide in Dharamshala

Army jawan allegedly kills two colleagues before committing suicide in Dharamshala

Police are present at the spot and investigation into the case is currently underway.

Sep 17, 2018, 10:54 AM IST
Dharamshala: Parents crawl to protest against children's accident

Dharamshala: Parents crawl to protest against children's accident

The parents protested to show their dissatisfaction over the investigation report of the accident prepared by Additional District Magistrate (ADM) Kangra.

Sep 11, 2018, 12:11 PM IST
Homeless couple adopts homeless deaf and dumb elderly woman in Shimla

Homeless couple adopts homeless deaf and dumb elderly woman in Shimla

The couple has very little to call their own but have still been taking care of their elderly ward for 25 years as best as they can.

Sep 08, 2018, 06:49 AM IST
Shimla child murder case: Three awarded death sentence for killing four-year-old boy

Shimla child murder case: Three awarded death sentence for killing four-year-old boy

Shimla Sessions Judge Virender Singh pronounced the death sentence for Chander Sharma, Tajender Singh and Vikrant Bakshi for killing the boy, named Yug.

Sep 05, 2018, 19:15 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh: 46-year-old trekker remains missing in Kinnaur's Wangtu; search op underway

Himachal Pradesh: 46-year-old trekker remains missing in Kinnaur's Wangtu; search op underway

Earlier in the day, a body found in Nichar tehsil of Kinnaur was thought to be of the missing trekker, Satyanarayan Venkatachhari.

Aug 28, 2018, 18:26 PM IST
Body of 46-year-old trekker who went missing from Kinnaur's Wangtu found

Body of 46-year-old trekker who went missing from Kinnaur's Wangtu found

Sathyanaryan Venkatachari, a solo trekker from Bengaluru, had gone missing in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh nearly a month ago.

Aug 28, 2018, 15:52 PM IST
Watch: Landslide hits Himachal Pradesh's Nainikhad following heavy rain

Watch: Landslide hits Himachal Pradesh's Nainikhad following heavy rain

Vehicular traffic was stopped on the highway due to the massive landslide.

Aug 25, 2018, 14:08 PM IST
Heavy rains predicted across Himachal, schools in several districts to stay shut

Heavy rains predicted across Himachal, schools in several districts to stay shut

Heavy to very heavy rains are likely to occur at isolated places in mid and low hills of the state during the next 24 hours.

Aug 13, 2018, 17:52 PM IST
NH 3 blocked near Manali after huge boulders come hurling down

NH 3 blocked near Manali after huge boulders come hurling down

The road was blocked by the boulders and while there were no reports of any injuries or damage to vehicles, people were left stranded with many choosing to walk past the obstruction.

Jul 28, 2018, 13:13 PM IST
Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 hits Himachal's Kangra

Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 hits Himachal's Kangra

There are no reports of loss of life or damage to property.

Jul 27, 2018, 14:43 PM IST
At least 5 killed, several trapped in fire in residential building in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh

At least 5 killed, several trapped in fire in residential building in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh

A massive fire broke out in a residential building in Mandi in Himachal Pradesh on Monday morning, killing at least five people. Authorities fear that many are still trapped inside the building even

Jul 23, 2018, 07:01 AM IST
Remains of soldier found 50 years after IAF aircraft crashed in Himachal Pradesh

Remains of soldier found 50 years after IAF aircraft crashed in Himachal Pradesh

Despite several search operations, only four bodies could be recovered so far.

Jul 22, 2018, 11:36 AM IST
Fighter pilot killed in IAF MiG-21 aircraft crash in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra

Fighter pilot killed in IAF MiG-21 aircraft crash in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra

The pilot of the MiG-21 aircraft, which crashed in Patta Jattiyan in Jawali subdivision of Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district, has died in the crash. 

Jul 18, 2018, 13:58 PM IST