Two schoolgirls raped in Shimla
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India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 8, 2013
The intense cold wave sweeping the hills and valleys of Himachal Pradesh continued unabated today as high altitude tribal areas and mountain passes had another spell of mild snowfall and icy winds swept the region.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday November 11, 2013
Most parts of Himachal Pradesh, especially, the tribal belt and other higher reaches remained in the grip of severe cold wave with mercury staying below freezing point.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 8, 2013
Himachal Pradesh got the first feel of winter this season on Thursday with snowfall at Keylong town.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 19, 2013
The 100 MW Sainj hydroelectric project being constructed by the state-run Himachal Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (HPPCL) in Kullu district is likely to be commissioned by August 2015, an official said in Shimla on Saturday.
Cities | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Thursday October 3, 2013
The police have arrested three people in connection with the rape of a 15-year-old schoolgirl in Shimla. The girl was allegedly raped by four people, including her classmate and a taxi-driver.
Cities | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with PTI inputs) | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Two cases of rape involving minor schoolgirls were reported in Shimla yesterday. In one incident, a 15-year-old girl was raped allegedly by her classmate and a taxi-driver, police said. Both accused, who were reportedly known to the family of the gir...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 29, 2013
Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday said Sangla valley in Himachal Pradesh would have a modern sewerage system.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 27, 2013
At least 15 people were killed and three injured this morning when a private mini-bus skidded off the road and rolled down a 500 ft deep gorge in Sirmaur district of Himachal Pradesh.
IANS, Shimla | Monday September 9, 2013
Himachal Pradesh, the country's main apple-growing region that is heading for a bumper crop this season, has launched a rejuvenation project spread across 170 hectares in a bid to expand the apple industry in the state, one of its principal revenue earners that gives employment to thousands of peopl...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 3, 2013
Himachal Pradesh has decided to ban transportation of construction material like sand and grit outside the state for three months, an official said on Tuesday.
IANS, Shimla | Wednesday August 28, 2013
European fruits and Chinese apples are a threat to the local fruit industry, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said here Sunday."There is a need for diversification of fruit cultivation and plantation of new varieties of apples and other fruits to compete in the global market," Singh s...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday August 9, 2013
Eight persons were killed and dozen others injured when the overloaded jeep they were travelling in rolled down into 500-feet deep gorge near Kihar on Chandi-Kandwara road in Chamba district in Himachal Pradesh, police said on Friday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 7, 2013
The hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to experience moderate to heavy rains on Wednesday and all the major rivers and their tributaries were in spate, officials said. There could be heavy to very heavy rainfall at some places in the state till Thur...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 6, 2013
Five persons were killed in Kangra district as heavy showers in several parts of Himachal Pradesh triggered landslides and damaged houses, roads and crops.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 6, 2013
Ten people were killed and several others injured today when a packed bus fell into a deep gorge at Nagori in the Chopal area of Shimla district, 140 kms from the state capital Shimla.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 2, 2013
Tremors of the magnitude of 5.4 on the Richter scale rocked several parts of Himachal Pradesh at 8.03 a.m. on Friday, triggering panic, an official of the meteorological office told IANS.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 23, 2013
Robbers made off with eight antique idols from a temple in the Shimla district on Tuesday after murdering a watchman, police said.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 20, 2013
Normal life was thrown out of gear in Himachal today as heavy rains triggered landslides, road breaches and uprooted trees, blocking roads in the interior areas.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 14, 2013
An earthquake of mild intensity jolted Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district and adjoining areas late on Saturday night.
IANS, Shimla | Thursday July 11, 2013
In a temporary reprieve to MNCs, the Himachal Pradesh High Court Monday stayed the government order imposing a ban on potato chips and candies packaged in polythene.Hearing a bunch of petitions, a division bench of Justice D.D. Sud and Justice Sanjay Karol stayed till Sep 3 the ban, which came into ...