Himachal News

Himachal Pradesh students to carry school bags with pictures of PM Narendra Modi, CM Jairam Thakur

Himachal Pradesh students to carry school bags with pictures of PM Narendra Modi, CM Jairam Thakur

The first allotment of school bags to be distributed among the students has reached the state, said a report. 

Oct 05, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh launches helpline for grievance redressal

Himachal Pradesh launches helpline for grievance redressal

The Chief Minister said the main focus was to ensure that the issues related to the public were redressed at the earliest.

Sep 16, 2019, 18:42 PM IST

Kinnaur avalanche: Rescue operation for 5 missing troopers resumes

A day after snowfall halted the search operation for five troopers, who went missing last week after an avalanche hit Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh, the operation began again on Monday,

Feb 25, 2019, 10:16 AM IST
Snowfall in Manali, hailstorm in Shimla intensify cold conditions in Himachal Pradesh

Snowfall in Manali, hailstorm in Shimla intensify cold conditions in Himachal Pradesh

The minimum temperature in Manali and Kufri was recorded at minus 1.4 and minus 0.6 degrees Celsius respectively.

Feb 21, 2019, 12:35 PM IST
Fresh snow in Himachal, heavy spells likely

Fresh snow in Himachal, heavy spells likely

The temperature remained near freezing point at many places after an overnight spell of snow and rain says Met official.

Jan 21, 2019, 11:24 AM IST
Himachal Pradesh: Vehicular movement closed on Manali-Leh highway, rainfall alert issued

Himachal Pradesh: Vehicular movement closed on Manali-Leh highway, rainfall alert issued

Vehicular movement was closed on Manali-Leh National Highway on Friday due to snowfall in the Rohtang region. 

Nov 02, 2018, 18:54 PM IST
Himachal rescue operation ends after 5 days, 252 people airlifted by IAF

Himachal rescue operation ends after 5 days, 252 people airlifted by IAF

The rescue operation in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul Valley came to an end after five days. 

Sep 29, 2018, 18:42 PM IST
Rain disrupts normal life in Himachal Pradesh

Rain disrupts normal life in Himachal Pradesh

Rains have been lashing various states in Himachal Pradesh causing Beas river to overflow.

Sep 23, 2018, 20:17 PM IST
Rain in Himachal Pradesh claims 18 lives, CM asks officials to review damage

Rain in Himachal Pradesh claims 18 lives, CM asks officials to review damage

At least 18 people were killed in different areas of Himachal Pradesh as the state experienced incessant rains since Sunday evening, an official said.

Aug 13, 2018, 23:22 PM IST
IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Himachal Pradesh

IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Himachal Pradesh

Increase in the humidity level in all regions has also been reported. 

Aug 06, 2018, 22:46 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate – Dhani Ram Shandil

Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate – Dhani Ram Shandil

Dhani Ram Shandil is the Congress party candidate from Solan constituency in Himachal Pradesh 2017 Assembly elections.

Nov 08, 2017, 22:42 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate – Rajesh Kashyap

Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate – Rajesh Kashyap

Kashyap is contesting the election against none other than his father-in-law Dhani Ram Shandil.

Nov 08, 2017, 22:26 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Rajeev Bindal

Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Rajeev Bindal

Rajeev Bindal is a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from Nahan in the Himachal Pradesh 2017 Assembly elections.

Nov 08, 2017, 22:11 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017: Who promised what

Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017: Who promised what

The battle for Himachal Pradesh has been a fierce contest between Congress and the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP). The hill state has been under Virbhadra Singh's chief ministership since 2012 and

Nov 08, 2017, 18:18 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Vikramaditya Singh

Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Vikramaditya Singh

Son of the longest-serving Himachal Pradesh chief minister, the pressure to replicate the success of Virbhadra Singh must be on Vikramaditya Singh.

Nov 08, 2017, 16:58 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Champa Thakur

Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Champa Thakur

Considered a firebrand leader of the Congress party in Himachal Pradesh, Champa Thakur was one of the first to kickstart her campaign in the state ahead of the assembly elections.

Nov 08, 2017, 16:45 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Virbhadra Singh

Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Virbhadra Singh

Virbhadra Singh has been the chief minister of Himachal Pradesh more number of times than anyone else.

Nov 08, 2017, 16:30 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Asha Kumari

Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Asha Kumari

Asha Kumari is Congress candidate from Dalhousie in the upcoming Himachal Pradesh 2017 elections. A veteran in the party, she was made in-charge of Punjab by the party last year.

Nov 08, 2017, 15:56 PM IST