Rain or snowfall likely in parts of Himachal

Shimla | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Indian Meteorological Department has forecast rain or snowfall in parts of Himachal on Tuesday. However, the weather today was mainly dry. Rain or snowfall could be occur at few places in mid and high

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Himachal starts nutrition scheme for HIV-positive children

Shimla |Monday, 2018 6:15:06 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Monday launched a state-level nutrition scheme for HIV-positive children during a campaign organised here by the State AIDS Control Society on the occ

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Himachal to provide land to Hindustan Salts for mining

Shimla |Monday, 2018 5:45:05 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Monday directed the local authorities to provide land to state-run Hindustan Salts Ltd to restart mining rock salt in the state, an official said.

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Himachal hills may get snow, rain this week

Shimla |Sunday, 2018 12:45:04 PM IST

If want to holiday in the hills of Himachal Pradesh amidst snowy landscape, wait for a few days more as the Met Office here on Sunday forecast chances of snowfall in the state after a long gap on Janu

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Boy mauled to death by stray dogs in Himachal

Shimla |Saturday, 2018 9:45:09 PM IST

A five-year-old boy has died after being mauled to death by a pack of stray dogs in a Himachal Pradesh village, police said on Saturday.

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Himachal to sell Patanjali products at fair price shops

Shimla |Friday, 2018 5:45:05 PM IST

The Himachal Pradesh government will provide products of Baba Ramdev-founded Patanjali at its fair price shops, a minister said on Friday.

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Himachal CM seeks tax exemption for industry

New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 7:45:04 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday sought full tax exemption from the central government to the industry in the state for five years and 50 per cent for the next five years.

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Himachal sees high temperatures, but snow in line

Shimla |Thursday, 2018 11:15:04 AM IST

The hills of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday saw slightly high temperatures due to prevailing dry weather, but the Met Office forecast rain and more snowfall next week.

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16 IAS and 91 HPAS officer transferred in Himachal

Shimla | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Newly Jai Ram Thakur Government ordered the transfer of 16 IAS officer and 91 HPAS officer on Tuesday night, decision taken during a major reshuffle in the state. 2008 batch IAS officer Kad

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Snowless slopes kill skiing in Himachal this year

Manali |Tuesday, 2018 12:15:05 PM IST

The ski slopes are deserted as scores of skiers in picturesque Solang Valley of Himachal Pradesh have been literally left high and dry with snow failing to cover its steep slopes.

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Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam gives Rs 1 cr to Himachal CM's Relief Fund

Shimla |Tuesday, 2018 7:15:04 PM IST

The public sector power generator Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN), a company that owns and operates India's largest hydropower project in Himachal Pradesh, on Tuesday contributed Rs 1 crore to the Chie

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Dry weather spikes Himachal mercury abnormally

Shimla |Tuesday, 2018 11:15:04 AM IST

Large parts of Himachal Pradesh saw abnormal rise in mercury on Tuesday, with no chance of rain and snow largely this week too, the weather department said.

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