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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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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 16:35:25 GMT

Himachal Pradesh pips Kerala to become first big swachh state
Economic Times
NEW DELHI: In culmination of a close battle over the last few months, the 'Dev Bhumi' of Himachal Pradesh has tipped 'God's own country' Kerala by just four days to become the first big state to go completely Swachh as per Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...
Salient points of speech by Hon'ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi addressing Parivartan Rally at Paddal Ground ...Bharatiya Janata Party (press release)

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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:02:38 GMT


Himachal v Hyderabad: Bad light plays spoilsport
The pitch at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati remained under covers for most part of the day due to bad weather on the first day of the Ranji Trophy Group C match between Hyderabad and Himachal Pradesh on Thursday. – Y.B. Sarangi.
Hyderabad grab 2 wickets on rain-hit opening dayPress Trust of India

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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:27:29 GMT

The Statesman

Himachal govt may ease conditions for ropeway projects
The Statesman
The Himachal Pradesh government may give relaxation for few ropeway projects in the hill states for which no bids were received despite inviting expression of interest several times. These projects include Toba to Naina Devi, Shahtalai to Deotsidh ...
Chanshal slopes to be developed for skiing: Himachal CMBusiness Standard
Develop Chanshal Valley as adventure centre: CMPress Trust of India

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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:59:54 GMT

Daily News & Analysis

Himachal govt blocking probe in DA case against Virbhadra Singh: CBI to Delhi HC
Daily News & Analysis
Himachal Pradesh government was "blocking" CBI probe in the disproportionate assets case against Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and others by "acting as a proxy" for him, the agency told Delhi High Court on Wednesday. "State (Himachal Pradesh) is ...
CBI needs state government's consent to probe matters in a state: Virbhadra SinghThe Indian Express
Virbhadra can't question agency: CBI to Delhi HCChandigarh Tribune
Virbhadra govt blocking probe: CBITimes of India

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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 02:31:00 GMT

The Indian Express

Virbhadra Singh to guide party in 2017 Himachal Pradesh polls: Congress
Shimla: Ignoring the salvos being fired at him by the loyalists of Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh for the last two days, Himachal Pradesh Congress chief Sukhvinder Singh Sukkhu on Monday said the party would achieve its 'Mission Repeat' in the 2017 ...
Sukhwinder Sukhu to stay Himachal Congress chief, says Ambika Soni as she wraps up visitThe Indian Express
Virbhadra to steer Cong in Assembly pollChandigarh Tribune
Congress In Himachal A United House - Ambika SoniHill Post
India Today -Business Standard
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 12:41:31 GMT


J&K, Himachal complete wins, Tripura surge ahead
Himachal Pradesh came back strongly against Kerala to win by six wickets, on the third day of their Group C fixture in Kolkata. Himachal, resuming on 198 for 8, were bowled out for 261. Sumeet Varma followed up his century in the previous game with an ...
Ranji Trophy: Himachal Pradesh outplay Keralaonmanorama
Gurvinder is Himachal's heroThe Hindu

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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:24:01 GMT


Ranji Trophy: Hyderabad aims for consistency against Himachal
In the current Ranji Trophy season, Hyderabad has won one match against Goa, lost one versus Haryana and conceded first innings lead to Kerala to be sixth with seven points in Group C. When it takes on Himachal Pradesh at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium ...

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 13:18:16 GMT

The Indian Express

Ranji Trophy 2016: Himachal Pradesh force a draw against Tripura
The Indian Express
Ankush Bains struck a patient 113 before half-centuries from Prashant Chopra, Nikhil Gangta and skipper Rishi Dhawan helped Himachal Pradesh force draw against Tripura in a Ranji Trophy group C match at the Bengal Cricket Academy ground. Tripura ...
Ranji Trophy 2016-17: Himachal Pradesh risk innings defeat vs TripuraCricket Country
Ranji Trophy 2016-17, Group C, 3rd round, 3rd day October 22, 2016ESPNcricinfo.com
HP staring at innings defeat against TripuraPress Trust of India
Wisden India
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 04:53:37 GMT


Himachal Pradesh government blocking probe into case against Virbhadra Singh, says CBI
The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday said the Himachal Pradesh government was “blocking” its investigation into the disproportionate assets case against Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, PTI reported. The investigative agency told the Delhi ...

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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 01:49:29 GMT

Times of India

Four-laning: NHAI will develop highways in Himachal Pradesh despite protests
Times of India
To seek compensation as per the provisions of new land act of 2013, farmers said that arbitrary policy of uniform multiplication of compensation factor of one both for urban and rural areas by the government of Himachal Pradesh is highly prejudicial to ...

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