Himachal Pradesh
Himachal avalanche: Trace of 5 missing soldiers speeds up

SHIMLA:  With the weather clearing up on Saturday following days of snowfall, rescuers sped up their search efforts near the Tibet border in Himachal Pradesh, where an avalanche killed a soldier and five more went missing earlier this week.

Himachal avalanche: 5 soldiers still missing, rescue operations on

SHIMLA: Rescuers on Thursday resumed a search operation despite inclement weather near the Tibet border with Himachal Pradesh where a snow avalanche killed a soldier while five more have gone missing.

Himachal installs 6K bins with BJP MPs' names

SHIMLA:  Himachal Pradesh has installed 6,000 dustbins along urban and rural roads displaying names of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Members of Parliament. Another 13,000 more are in the process of being installed.

I'm not being dictated to by RSS: Himachal CM

SHIMLA: Facing the challenge of retaining all the four Lok Sabha seats, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur says he is not being dictated to by the RSS and that he enjoys a free hand to lead the party in the coming elections.

Mild earthquake in Himachal

SHIMLA: A low-intensity earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Ritcher scale hit Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district on Wednesday, an official said. There was no loss of life.

Himachal unveils mega plans for forest conservation, girl child

SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh is aiming to sensitise the people of the state about the importance of daughters and forest conservation.

Two notorious criminals arrested from Delhi from local Wadala chowk

JALANDHAR: Cracking down heavily on the gangsters involved in the Nehru garden shoot out case, the Jalandhar Commissionerate Police today arrested three other persons, with a notorious crime record, involved in the murder of a youth during the shoot out

Himachal receives more snow

SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh's popular tourist destinations Kufri and Dalhousie received more snowfall on Saturday leading to a drop in temperatures by several notches.

The Green Park Welfare Society, Jalandhar celebrates Republic Day

JALANDHAR:  Republic Day was celebrated with great favour by the Green Park Welfare Society. Sizable members joined the day of celebration.

After snow, tourist rush gridlocks Himachal roads

SHIMLA/MANALI:  Weekend tourist rush to enjoy snowy landscapes in Himachal Pradesh, slippery roads and lack of traffic management in picturesque resorts of Kufri, Fagu and Charabra have brought these picnic destinations to a halt - quite literally.

Himachal's Keylong freezes at minus 17 degrees

SHIMLA: Icy winds swept across Himachal Pradesh with temperatures remaining below the freezing point in most places, a weather official said. Keylong was the coldest in the state at a low of minus 17 degree Celsius.

Himachal CM asks banks to help increase farmers' income

SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Friday said the banks should focus more to improve the investment credit by funding those schemes that helped in increasing the income of the farmers.

Himachal gets relief from snow, rain

SHIMLA: After three consecutive days of snowfall and rain, Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday got some relief, but the cold continued to grip the hills, said an official.

Shimla, Manali turn white again; tourists make merry

SHIMLA: Popular tourist destinations Shimla, Manali and Dalhousie received another spell of overnight snowfall on Sunday, which snapped internal road links in some areas of Himachal Pradesh but tourists made merry by hurling snowballs at one another.

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