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  1. Moderate rainfall in HimachalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Big News Network.com

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  2. Moderate rainfall in HimachalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Nerve News

    Many areas in Himachal Pradesh received moderate rainfall on Sunday, while the Met Office has forecast heavy rainfall in some parts. The southwest monsoon, which hit the hill state on June 24, remained deficit by 20 percent till July 31, the weather office said.

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  3. HP set to be first state to scientifically analyze road accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Hindustan Times

    In a move that could help lower the number of road accidents, Himachal Pradesh is poised to become the first state in the country to launch a road accident data management system that will enable the government to analyze vehicular mishaps and draw up plans to reduce them. The latest system that uses mobile tablets to transfer data will help cops to study the common causes of road accidents.

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  4. Heavy rains lash Himachal Pradesh, high alert issuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Hindustan Times

    High alert was issued in Himachal Pradesh after heavy rains lashed several parts of the state Tuesday night as monsoon further intensified in the region. Thick fog engulfed Shimla and its adjoining areas and vehicular traffic was disrupted as rainfall caused traffic jams.

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  5. India & Shimla Extension TourRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    India is not only an incredible, unique country and civilisation, it's also a mind-boggling potpourri of sights, sounds, colours and experiences, as well as a culture-shock of astonishing contrasts. From the flawless grandeur of the Taj Mahal, to the mighty fortresses of Rajasthan and from the reminders of past glories of the Raj in Delhi to the teeming markets of Jaipur, and a five-star stay in the hill station of Shimla, our India tour encompasses the very best that Northern India has to offer and you will return home with some truly amazing memories.

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  6. Water scarcity, traffic chaos plague 'Queen of Hills'Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | Big News Network.com

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  7. In the land of the demigodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Rediff.com

    With Tibet to the east and home to three stunning Himalayan ranges, Kinnaur in Himachal Pradesh boasts of a colourful culture and beautiful people, says Geetanjali Krishna. t's a bumpy ride to Kalpa.

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  8. New PBS series to spark tours of exotic locales in Northern IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    If you're a fan of the British series Downton Abbey , TV critics say you won't want to miss a single episode of a new series - this one set in India -- slated to air on PBS the fall. Called Indian Summers, the new, 10-episode drama tells the story of the decline of the British empire and the rise of modern India, unfurled against the sweeping grandeur of the Himalayas and the tea plantations of Northern India.

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  9. Braving rain, Smriti Irani, Advani perform yogaRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | Nerve News

    Braving rain, senior BJP leaders L.K. Advani and union minister Smriti Irani participated in yoga camps held in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. Over 1,000 people, comprising government and retired employees, students and some tourists, participated in a yoga camp organised in this Himachal Pradesh capital.

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  10. Advani, Smriti Irani participate in Himachal yoga campsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Senior BJP leader L.K. Advani and Union Minister Smriti Irani participated in yoga camps held in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. Over 1,000 people, comprising government and retired employees, students and some tourists, participated in a yoga camp organised in this Himachal Pradesh town on a pleasant cloudy morning of Sunday, officials said.

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  11. International Yoga Day: L.K. Advani and Smriti Irani participate in Himachal yoga campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | India.com

    Senior BJP leader L.K. Advani and Union Minister Smriti Irani participated in yoga camps held in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. Over 1,000 people, comprising government and retired employees, students and some tourists, participated in a yoga camp organised in this Himachal Pradesh town on a pleasant cloudy morning of Sunday, officials said.

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  12. Himachal Pradesh: V-Cs of state varsities told to cut down on travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Himachal governor Kalyan Singh has instructed vice chancellors of the three state universities to reduce expenses incurred on official travel and avoid "unnecessary tours". In a letter circulated to the three vice chancellors on Wednesday, Singh, who is also the varsities' chancellor, said only tours related to university work would be approved.

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  13. Himachal hills miss warmth of piping hot MaggiRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Steaming hot Maggi is no longer a familiar sight at dhabas that dot the winding roads in these Himachal hills, with eatery owners ruing the "noticeable decline" in their business following the ban on the popular noodle. Pawan Thakur, a makeshift 'dhaba' owner at Batal, the famous stopover for the motorists located at the foothill of Kunzum Pass, told IANS over the phone that there is no substitute for the noodles.

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  14. Mukherjee's five-day Shimla holiday endsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday left for New Delhi after a five-day sojourn here in the Himachal Pradesh capital. He flew to Delhi from the Kalyani helipad near Chharabra, 15 km from here.

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  15. HC pulls up state govt, MC for water shortage in ShimlaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    The Himachal Pradesh high court on Thursday pulled up the successive state governments and municipal corporation for failing to mitigate water shortage in Shimla. While directing the Shimla MC to remove all leakages within a week, the court also told the civic body and state government to file a status report, along with complete data regarding the amount of water supplied by it to Shimla in May. Vacation judge justice Tarlok Singh Chauhan passed these orders while taking a suo moto notice of a news item published in a vernacular.

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  16. President Pranab Mukherjee to go on 5-day retreat to ShimlaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | DNA India

    President Pranab Mukherjee will be away on a five-day sojourn from tomorrow in the quiet climes of the 'Retreat Building' surrounded with thick pine forests near Shimla. Himachal Pradesh Governor Kalyan Singh will host a cultural programme and banquet in honour of the President on June 12. Located on the hill top of Mashobra, the building was taken over during 1895 by the then Viceroy.

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  17. Himachal experiences warm weatherRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Himachal Pradesh on Saturday experienced warm weather despite rain at some places, with Una town recording a high of 38 degrees Celsius, a Met official said here. While Shimla recorded 26.4 degrees Celsius, Dharamsala, the headquarters of the Tibetan government-in-exile, reported 27.8 degrees Celsius.

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  18. Rain in Himachal brings down mercuryRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Moderate rain in various parts of Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday brought down the temperature by two to three notches, with the weatherman forecasting more thundershowers in the state on Thursday. An official of the meteorological office here told IANS that most of the prominent tourist destinations like Shimla, Narkanda, Kasauli, Palampur, Dharamsala and Manali saw spells of rain during the day, bringing down the temperatures considerably.

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  19. Himachal taxi operators get reprieve from NGT, call off stirRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Taxi operators in Himachal Pradesh, who suspended plying of over 40,000 taxis on Friday in protest against the National Green Tribunal order restricting the entry of vehicles to the Rohtang Pass, called off their stir after being granted partial relief. The NGT on Friday granted partial relief to them by staying environment compensation tax on the vehicles, but refused to relax the 1,000-vehicle limit to the Rohtang Pass.

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  20. More Hepatitis B, C cases in Himachal's remote areasRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Nerve News

    A team of doctors of the Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital in Shimla will study the high prevalence of Hepatitis B and C viruses in Kaza area of Lahaul-Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh, an official said on Friday. To investigate the occurrence of Hepatitis B and C and the associated risk factors behind its cause in the tribal region of Kaza, a team of eight doctors from the IGMCH, headed by department of gastroenterology head Brij Sharma has been sent there, an official statement here said.

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