Tag: Shimla

Himachal get the season's heaviest snowfall
High-altitude destinations in Himachal get season's heaviest snowfall

Manali, which saw a low of 10.4 degree, received 15 mm snow, while Dharamsala saw 81.3 mm rain, the highest in the state.

  • Tuesday, 11 October 2022
Candigarh University Row: Prime Accused Held in Shimla
Chandigarh University video row: Prime accused held in Shimla

The prime accused in the Chandigarh University video leak row was arrested from the Himachal Pradesh capital on Sunday, police said.

  • Sunday, 18 September 2022
PM Modi In Shimla
Modi breaks security protocol to accept mother's portrait in Shimla

Thanking the girl for presenting him the handmade portrait, Modi, who was in the Himachal Pradesh capital to participate in the Garib Kalyan Sammelan, expressed gratitude to her for the gesture.

  • Tuesday, 31 May 2022
PM Modi to interact with beneficiaries of govt schemes in Shimla
PM Modi to interact with beneficiaries of govt schemes in Shimla

In a statement, the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare said that under the 'Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav' year-long celebrations, a mega joint event of various Central Ministries will be held on May 31 in which Prime Minister Modi will be the chief guest.

  • Sunday, 29 May 2022
Vax For Students Important
WATCH: Students Brave Heavy Snowfall To Get Covid-19 Vaccine Jab

WATCH | Students Brave Heavy Snowfall To Get Covid-19 Vaccine Jab

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  • Friday, 04 February 2022
Snowy Adventure!
Winter Wonderland: Snow Skiing Attracts Tourists From Far & Wide To Shimla

Winter Wonderland: Snow Skiing Attracts Tourists From Far & Wide To Shimla

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  • Wednesday, 19 January 2022
Planning a honeymoon trip

By Dillip Pradhan Bhubanswar: Marriages are made in heaven, and when it comes to time for honeymoon, the newly-wed couples prefer places which, according to them, should not be any less than heaven. With many factors contributing to richer options for honeymoon destinations these days, places like Kerala and Goa which remained the most sought-after […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Devotees take dip in Himachal rivers on Makar Sankranti

Shimla: Bracing the extreme winter chill, hundreds of devotees across Himachal Pradesh on Monday took dips in rivers to mark Makar Sankranti, a major harvest festival celebrated in various parts of the country. Large numbers of devotees were seen congregating at Tattapani, 50 km from here, and Manikaran, home to a Sikh shrine in Kullu […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Shimla losing five million litres water daily: High Court

Shimla: The parched Himachal Pradesh capital is daily losing more than five million litres (MLD) of potable water because of various reasons, including leakages and theft, the Himachal Pradesh High Court observed on Monday. Shimla is facing a water crisis almost a month now. Still a majority of localities are getting water once in three-four days. […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
14 killed in Himachal road accidents

Shimla: Fourteen people were killed and 15 injured in two separate road accidents in Himachal Pradesh’s Shimla and Sirmaur districts on Sunday. Eight people were killed and 15 injured when a bus skidded off the road and rolled down the hill in Sirmaur district. The bus was on its way from Manva to Solan town […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
6 killed as vehicle falls into gorge in Himachal

Shimla: Six people, including three women, were killed and two others injured when a private vehicle skidded off the road and fell into a gorge in Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh on Thursday, police said. The accident took place near Ranvi village in Nerwa in Chopal tehsil, some 120 km from Shimla, an official said. […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Shimla voting
Counting for Shimla civic body polls begin

Shimla: Counting of votes for the 34 seats of the Shimla Municipal Corporation began on Saturday, election officials said here. The fate of 126 candidates, including 50 women, will be decided during the day. Nearly 58 per cent of over 91,000 electors exercised their franchise in the voting held on Friday. Tibetans in exile also […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Shimla voting
Voting begins for Shimla civic body polls

Shimla: Voting for the Shimla Municipal Corporation, one of the oldest civic bodies in the country, began on Friday, officials said. Long queues of electors were seen across polling centres. At some of booths, voters started reaching even before voting began at 8 a.m. Unlike earlier elections, when residents elected the mayor and his deputy, […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Himachal stadium pavilion named after India's woman wicketkeeper

Shimla: India’s wicketkeeper-batswoman Sushma Verma added another feather to her cap when the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) named after her a pavilion of its newly-opened cricket stadium ringed by lush green hills in her home district Shimla. The HPCA on Saturday said it was an honour to name the pavilion of Gumma stadium, the […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
50 students hospitalised in Himachal

Shimla: Over 50 students of the Jaypee University of Information Technology (JUIT) near here have been hospitalised following suspected food poisoning, a senior doctor said on Friday. “The students were admitted late last (Thursday) night…,” Shimla’s Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital (IGMCH) Senior Medical Superintendent Ramesh Chand told IANS. After taking meals the students had […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021