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The Queen of Hill Stations:

Himachal Pradesh is the state whose capital is the wonderful Shimla. It is one of the top tourist destinations and is situated at the north-west Himalayas. By British it was also called the ‘Queen of Hill stations’. The Station is situated amidst the natural surroundings and is covered by the forests of pine, rhododendron and the oak. Here one can enjoy all the weathers starting from the pleasant summers to the snow laden winters. As the place is the top attraction for tourists it is earning from the tourism business at large. Tourism Industry has evolved as the biggest industry and has made lives of people simpler and better. Even the colonial era structures remain intact that leave behind a grandeur unmatched....more

Shimla Summer Festival 2012

Shimla is an awesome place to make a visit too. The awesomeness is enhanced at the time of summers. Every year in this period the Shimla administration organizes a summer fest. This fest gets organized for attracting more tourists. In year 2012 it got held from 2nd till 6th of June....more

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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 18:26:00 GMT

The Indian Express

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Gautam Gambhir flops as Himachal Pradesh thrash Delhi
The Indian Express
Veteran India discard Gautam Gambhir scored a duck as Himachal Pradesh hammered Delhi into submission with an emphatic 185-run win in a Vijay Hazare Trophy group B encounter, here today. This is second defeat in a row for young Rishabh Pant-led ...
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Prashant takes Delhi to the cleanersSportstarlive

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 22:15:56 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal Pradesh cabinet clears draft of Guvernor's address
The Indian Express
The Himachal Pradesh cabinet Saturday gave approval to the draft of Governor Acharya Devvrat's address for the upcoming budget session of the Assembly, which begins here on March 1. The Cabinet also approved starting of a five-year course in Bachelor ...
Himachal Pradesh cabinet approves draft Governor's address for Budget session on March 1Financial Express
Himachal Cabinet approves draft Governor addressDaily Pioneer
Cabinet approves draft of Governor's addressThe Tribune
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 13:18:18 GMT

The Statesman

Himachal vying to eradicate TB by 2023
The Statesman
Himachal Pradesh would achieve its target of completely eradicating tuberculosis (TB) disease by 2023, two years ahead of the fixed target of 2025, Health Minister Kaul Singh Thakur said on Sunday. Thakur said Himachal is a front-​runner in TB control ...
Himachal Pradesh to have tuberculosis completely under control by 2023, says Health MinisterZee News
2023 deadline to make state TB-freeThe Tribune
HP to completely control TB by 2023: Health MinisterOutlook India

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 20:00:27 GMT


Weeklong Shivratri festivities begin in Himachal
Business Standard
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday inaugurated the weeklong International Shivratri Mandi Fair in this town popularly known as "Chhoti Kashi". Speaking on the occasion, he announced a medical university would be set up here.
Over 2000 Musicians perform traditional 'bajantri' on Mahashivratri in Himachal Pradeshhttp://www.newsgram.com/
Swirl away to the rhythm of folklores in MandiThe Statesman
Virbhadra hikes 10 pc 'nazrana' of deitiesThe Tribune
Times of India -HimVani
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:39:17 GMT

Himachal govt allows Chief Secretary to use red beacon
Business Standard
Himachal Pradesh government today allowed the Chief Secretary and President/Chairman of state's consumer dispute redressal commission to use red light with flasher on their vehicles. The government also permitted blue light with flasher on the front ...

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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 08:37:44 GMT

The Statesman

Himachal eyes profitable farming of medicinal plants
Business Standard
The Himachal Pradesh government on Sunday announced that it was developing agro-techniques for making cultivation of medicinal plants profitable in the state. In order to identify species suitable for cultivation in each climatic zone, the state is ...
Medicinal plant farming to get boost in HimachalThe Statesman

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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 17:37:41 GMT

The Statesman

Himachal Pradesh: Saving greens and wealth
The Statesman
Being the first and only one to go paperless in the country over two years ago, the Himachal Pradesh Assembly in Shimla roughly saves 6,000 trees (from felling) and Rs.15 crore annually by switching to online system, as per officials. The e-Vidhan ...

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:41:42 GMT

The Indian Express

Himachal Dy Speaker files defamation case against signatories of BJP chargesheet
The Indian Express
Himachal Pradesh Deputy Speaker Jagat Singh Negi has filed a defamation case against 10 BJP leaders who are signatories of the “chargesheet” against alleged acts of “omission and commission” of the state government. The Congress leader filed the ...

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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 05:07:00 GMT

BRO to connect Zanskar with Himachal
Times of India
MANALI: Himachal-based 38 Border Road Task Force (BRTF) will intrude 10km into Jammu and Kashmir after crossing 16,500ft high Shingo-la pass to connect Kargiak, the remotest village of Zanskar in Ladakh in valley. The road will help connect ...

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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:46:00 GMT

Bengal man held in Himachal for threatening to blow Reliance office
Times of India
The accused, identified as Anirudha Dey (26) of village Tanti Para Baiyer Khandaghosh in district Burdwan of West Bengal, said he had been living in Baddi town of Solan district of Himachal Pradesh for the last three years and was working as a security ...

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