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Himachal Pradesh rains: Efforts on to rescue 1,500 as rains subside

The government and the Indian Air Force (IAF) stepped up efforts to airlift the thousands stranded since September 22 after landslides in different spots snapped road links on the hills.

published on : 26th September 2018

Himachal Pradesh rains: Plan to release water from Pong dam deferred till Wednesday morning

The decision has been taken despite the fact that the water level in the dam reached 1,389.44 feet at 1 pm against the danger level of 1,390 feet, an official said.

published on : 25th September 2018

300 people, including 45 IIT students, stranded in Himachal Pradesh safe: Official

Following the snowfall, the Rohtang Pass and inner roads in the area got blocked due to which about 300 people, including the students who were on a trekking expedition, got stranded.

published on : 25th September 2018

Himachal Pradesh rains: IAF rescues 21 people in two days as Beas river continues to swell

Beas river had swelled and as a result of which small islets were formed in the river wherein people were stranded.

published on : 24th September 2018

Two dead as heavy rains trigger flash floods in Himachal Pradesh

As water level increased in rivers and streams following incessant rain, a man died after he was swept away in the swelling Nahad Khad (rivulet) in Kangra district.

published on : 24th September 2018

Himachal Pradesh roads closed after heavy rains, landslides

An Indian Air Force chopper rescued 19 people on Sunday as they were stuck in a flash flood in Dobi in Kullu district.

published on : 24th September 2018

Two dead, 48 injured as bus turns turtle in Himachal

The incident happened after the private bus hit a crash barrier that prevented it from falling into a gorge at Luna vilage in Bharmour, around 420 km from Shimla.

published on : 19th September 2018

Monsoon caused 264 deaths, damages worth Rs 1,217 crores in Himachal: CM Jai Ram Thakur

As many as 33 incidents of cloud burst and 391 landslides took place in the state during the current monsoon season resulting in huge losses to property.

published on : 18th September 2018

Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur​ demands completion of formalities for Mandi airport

Jai Ram Thakur​ said the airport in Mandi would boost the tourism sector, besides facilitating tourists with easy access to the famous tourist destination of Manali.

published on : 8th September 2018

Former Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh hospitalised in Shimla

Former Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh was suffering from viral fever and hospitalised at the IGMCH late on Thursday.

published on : 31st August 2018

Himachal Pradesh coordinating with states to counter narcotics trade: CM Jai Ram Thakur

In a written reply to a question in the Assembly, he said that the state is addressing both the sides, demand and supply, of the drug problem.

published on : 31st August 2018

Search on for missing Bengaluru trekker in Himachal Pradesh

The trekker, fondly known as Sathya among his friends and family, has been missing for the past one month.

published on : 29th August 2018

Over 22,000 old age pension applications pending with Himachal Pradesh government

Urban Development Minister Sarveen Chaudhary, informed the house that 17,981 new applicants had already started to get Rs 1,300 old age pension every month, while 22,378 applications are still pending

published on : 28th August 2018

Man, 116 cattle killed after portion of hill collapses in Himachal Pradesh

The body of the cattle herder was found, but since it was dark the animals stuck under the boulders could not be rescued.

published on : 28th August 2018

Himachal Pradesh cop suspended for misbehaving with Geological Survey of India official

A departmental probe has been ordered against the cop, who was summoned to remain present in police lines in Jhalera.

published on : 27th August 2018
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