Himachal Pradesh
Smile Train India to bring smile on Himachal children's faces

SHIMLA: Finally, children born with clefts in Himachal Pradesh have a fair reason to smile!

Pakistani LeT commander, Kashmiri militants killed in J&K

SRINAGAR:  A Pakistani commander of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terror outfit and two Kashmiri militants were killed by the Indian forces in an 18-hour-long gun battle that ended on Sunday here in the outskirts of the Jammu and Kashmir capital, police said.

Himachal's Chanshal to be developed as international tourist destination: CM

SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Sunday said the picturesque Chanshal in Shimla district would be developed as an international tourist destination.

Palampur to be developed as tourist destination: Himachal CM

SHIMLA:  Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Friday said efforts would be made to develop Palampur town as a tourist destination and for this, a ropeway service will be started to the hilltop Aadi Himani Chamunda temple.

Himachal reels under severe cold after snow

Shimla: Majority of Himachal Pradesh reeled under severe cold on Saturday, with the minimum temperature staying below freezing point owing to this week's snow and rainfall, weather officials said.

Himachal sunny after snowfall, rain

Shimla:  A day after moderate snowfall in Himachal Pradesh, capital Shimla and nearby tourist spots saw a sunny Friday although the minimum temperature at the most place was close to the freezing point.

Cold to intensify in Himachal with chances of snow, rain

Shimla: An intense cold will intensify in Himachal Pradesh as the Met office forecast chances of more rainfall and snowfall in the state from Friday.

Himachal Governor, CM extend Diwali greetings

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat and Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday greeted the people on Diwali and urged them to celebrate the festival of lights by saying no to crackers.

Himachal advises against travelling to higher reaches

Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh government on Monday advised locals and tourists not to travel towards the higher reaches owing to snowfall.

Hills nearby Manali see snow

Shimla: Snowfall was seen in the hills overlooking the Himachal Pradesh picturesque tourist resort of Manali on Sunday with the minimum temperature recorded at 2.8 degrees Celsius, according to the weather office.

Four medical students suspended for ragging

Shimla: Four students of the Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital here were suspended from the college on Saturday for ragging their junior, an official said.

Snow, rains bring down mercury in Himachal

Shimla: Snow and widespread rains on Saturday brought down temperatures across Himachal Pradesh, a Met official said.

Arunachal, British Council sign MoU for cultural cooperation

Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh): The Arunachal Pradesh government on Sunday signed a MoU with The British Council here to strengthen educational and cultural cooperation.

Himalayas facing severe global warming disruption, say foresters

Shimla: Being sensitive to temperature variations, mountain ecosystems in the Himalayas are facing severe disruption from global warming as they are witnessing melting glaciers and major ecological and geophysical changes, wildlife biologists say.

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