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  1. Demarcation to end Himachal-J&K border disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Times of India

    To end the boundary dispute between Himachal Pradesh and J&K at Sarchu, demarcation of disputed areas would be held at Sarchu and Zanskar-Sumdo regions between Lahaul-Spiti and Leh districts on August 10 and 11. SHIMLA: To end the boundary dispute between Himachal Pradesh and J&K at Sarchu, demarcation of disputed areas would be held at Sarchu and Zanskar-Sumdo regions between Lahaul-Spiti and Leh districts on August 10 and 11. A decision has also been taken to erect police post of both the states within their respective areas Earlier in a letter, Survey of India's north zone office at Chandigarh had told Lahaul-Spiti district administration to conduct demarcation of disputed site on August 1, and at Shinkula pass on August 2. However, the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes has fixed a new date.

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  2. Showers in Shimla brings relief from humidityRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Newkerala.com

    Shimla, July 21 : After days of prevailing dry weather largely in Himachal Pradesh, evening rains in Shimla and nearby areas on Thursday brought cheers to thousands of tourists who have thronged the hill stations to escape the heat and humidity in the northern plains. Shimla, situated at an altitude of 2,130 metres, saw sharp showers and recorded the maximum temperature at 26.1 degrees Celsius.

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  3. Fresh monsoon rains in Himachal after dry spellRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Nerve News

    Shimla, July 12 - After a six-day dry spell, the hills of Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday experienced fresh rains with the meteorological department forecasting moderate to heavy rainfall over the rest of the week. The state has recorded 13 per cent deficit rains during the southwest monsoon, which means farms and orchards have not received enough water, officials said.

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  4. Weather remains dry in HP due to weak monsoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | India.com

    The day temperatures rose by few notches in Himachal Pradesh as weather remained dry due to weak monsoon in last 24 hours. People in lower hills reeled under sultry weather conditions as maximum temperature rose by 2.3 degree to touch 37.8 degree Celsius at Una in Shivalik foothills.

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  5. Congress to oppose FDI in defence in Parliament: Anand SharmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | India.com

    Shimla, Jun 23: Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma today denounced the Modi government's decision to allow 100 per cent FDI in defence sector by easing norms, saying the Prime Minister was working under pressure from the US and his party would oppose it in Parliament. "The Congress government had allowed FDI in defence with a pre-condition that it would be for state-of-the-art-technology but the present government has eased the conditions.

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  6. Heavy rain lashes parts of north India, relief for Delhiites from heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Pre-monsoon showers brought a much needed relief to people from intense heatwave in parts of north India on Monday. Even though Delhiites woke up to a hot and humid morning today with the minimum temperature settling at 30.5 degrees Celsius, the city received its pre-monsoon shower bringing relief from the intense heat wave.

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  7. Himachal may get heavy rainfallRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | Nerve News

    Shimla, June 19 - The hills of Himachal Pradesh may see heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours, a weather official said here on Sunday. There are chances of heavy rainfall in some parts of the state between June 20 and 21, an official of the local meteorological office told IANS.

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  8. BJP Mla objects to Priyanka's Shimla homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi/Shimla, Jun 18 : Suresh Bhardwaj, the Bharatiya Janata Party's MLA from Shimla, has raised objections to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra building a house in the capital city of Himachal Pradesh and a popular tourist destination. According to media reports, Bhardwaj has written to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to cancel the permission given to her by the state government.

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  9. Sonia, Priyanka Gandhi inspect their under-construction home in Himachal PradeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi and her daughter Priyanka Vadra arrive at Chhrabra near Shimla to inspect their under-construction home on Monday. READ Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka holidaying in Shimla Congress President Sonia Gandhi, her grandchildren and Priyanka Gandhi reached Shimla on Monday for a three-day private visit.

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  10. Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka holidaying in ShimlaRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Shimla, June 13 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi, her daughter Priyanka Vadra and her grandchildren reached Shimla on Monday for a three-day private visit, officials said. "There is no programme for Sonia Gandhi to meet any party leaders during their stay.

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  11. After four years, Shimla to finally be connected by air from tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | DNA India

    State Urban Development Minister Sudhir Sharma will launch the service by flagging off a flight from Jubbar Hatti airport on June 9 in a move to boost tourism. After nearly four years of suspension of air travel, Shimla will get back plane connectivity from Thursday with the launch of a daily service by a private carrier.

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  12. Bus service from Delhi to Leh restartsRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | Nerve News

    Shimla, June 7 - The bus service from New Delhi to Leh in Jammu and Kashmir has restarted for the summer season, an official of the Himachal Road Transport Corporation said here on Tuesday. We started plying the daily to and fro bus service between Delhi-Leh via Manali from Monday, the official told IANS.

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  13. Make Himachal Pradesh Your Summer Destination 2016 with Designer IndyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | PR Log

    Himachal Pradesh, the abode of snow is a place of exquisite beauty. Mountains, rivers, forests, history, splendor, spirituality come together in this beautiful hilly state of India.

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  14. Sunday showers cheer tourists in HimachalRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2016 | Nerve News

    Shimla, June 5 - Days after prevailing dry weather in Himachal Pradesh, showers on Sunday brought cheers to thousands of tourists who have thronged the hill stations to escape the heat in the northern plains. Shimla, situated at an altitude of 2,130 metres, recorded the maximum temperature at 28 degrees Celsius, a fall from Saturday's 29.4, the season's hottest.

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  15. Indian envoys tour Himachal to identify investment opportunitiesRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Shimla, June 2 : A group of Indian envoys on Thursday called on Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh here and discussed investment opportunities in the state, a statement said. The envoys which included High Commissioner to Britain Navtej Singh Sarna, Ambassador to Czech Republic Krishan Kumar, Ambassador to Niger R.S. Malhotra and Ambassador to Syria Man Mohan Bhanot, were keen to identify potential investment opportunities in industries, tourism, power, health, food processing and infrastructure, said the statement.

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  16. Two paralysed Himachal men return to IndiaRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Shimla, May 29 : Two men from Himachal Pradesh, who were paralysed after a road accident in Saudi Arabia, have returned to India, the family said on Sunday. They would undergo treatment at the Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital in Shimla.

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  17. 5 offbeat honeymoon destinations in India that are simply stunningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | India.com

    Planning your honeymoon can be quite exciting but if you want to avoid the crowd yet go to some place romantic can be tricky. Most tourist spots in India are crowded unless you go there during off season.

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  18. Himachal govt announces cash award of Rs 1000 for uploading videos of errant, drunk driversRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Indian Express

    In a unique measure to curb number of road accidents, the Himachal Pradesh government today announced cash award of Rs 1,000 for those uploading video-clips of drivers, both HRTC and private, resorting to rash, negligent and drunken driving. Citizens can send videos to a dedicated toll free number or even directly to transport minister G S Bali.

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  19. Rain cheers tourists in HimachalRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Shimla, May 23 : After days of abnormally high temperatures, rain in Himachal Pradesh on Monday brought cheers to thousands of tourists who have thronged the hill stations to escape the heat in the northern plains. With 2.9 mm of rainfall, Shimla, situated at an altitude of 2,130 metres, saw the maximum temperature dropping by two degrees from Sunday's 29.1 degrees Celsius.

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  20. Manali-Leh highway partially reopenedRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Manali: The highway that connects this Himachal Pradesh tourist resort with Leh in Jammu and Kashmir has been partially reopened for traffic after remaining shut for more than five months owing to heavy snow, an official said. "The traffic between Manali and Leh was restored for small vehicles on Sunday," an official of the 38 Task Force of the General Reserve Engineering Force said.

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