Himachal Pradesh

  • Monsoon tracker: Widespread rainfall expected across the country 16-08-2013 02:34 PM

    Severe rainfall with thunder shower is expected in Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Assam, Meghalaya, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Tripura, Parts of Andhra Pradesh with fairly widespread rainfall in Punjab & Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Parts of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Sikkim, North Eastern States, Odisha and...
  • HP: IAS officer alleges attack by mining mafia, says tractor driver tried to run over him 08-08-2013 03:39 PM

    IAS officer Yunus Khan was attacked on Thursday morning for taking on mining mafia in Himachal Pradesh. Yunus said the tractor driver allegedly tried to run over him while he was carrying out a routine raid at lone river Sarsa. The driver was arrested and an FIR has been registered...
  • Himachal: Met predicts heavy rainfall for next 24 hours 03-08-2013 04:00 PM

    In the next 24 hours, heavy rainfall is expected in several parts of Himachal Pradesh especially in Chamba and Kangra districts. ...
  • Monsoon tracker: Heavy rains expected in North India 09-07-2013 10:12 AM

    With rainfall continuing in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Assam, more rains are expected in other parts of the country too. ...
  • Himachal govt denies receving any specific warnings from Met 30-06-2013 08:45 PM

    "I am saddened by the Uttarakhand incident. This is nature's fury. We've not received any warning from the Met department," Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said. ...
  • Nature's fury made worse by human greed: Virbhadra on Uttarakhand 29-06-2013 01:39 PM

    Speaking on the Uttarakhand tragedy, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said nature's fury was made worse by human greed. He said the tragedy in Uttarakhand is a natural disaster but rampant construction and digging of tunnels in the heart of the Himalayas may have been one of the causes....
  • Monsoon: Widespread rainfall in Uttarakhand, Himachal, Western Coast 23-06-2013 10:24 AM

    There is widespread rainfall along the Western Coast including Kerala, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh and in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and parts of Maharashtra. Scattered rain is expected in Bihar, Jharkhand, Sikkim and in parts of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. There are some states which will remain mainly...
  • News 360: Flood fury in Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh kills 50 17-06-2013 09:10 PM

    At least 50 people have died in heavy rains that have lashed several parts of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. Thirty people perished in the monsoon mayhem in Uttarakhand alone while many more are still missing. ...
  • Fresh snowfall in Himachal; temperature drops in northern India 16-02-2013 01:40 PM

    Tourist spot of Solang Nala in Manali has taken cover of 9 inch of snow so far. ...
  • Heavy western disturbance behind snow, rainfall across N India: Met Dept 05-02-2013 07:13 PM

    Delhi saw massive traffic jams and water-logged streets as it received the highest rainfall in February since 1942. ...
  • Battle for the states: Modi scores hat-trick in Gujarat, Cong sweeps HP 21-12-2012 08:27 AM

    It was a dramatic day for Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh as the voters' verdict in the assembly elections 2012 came out. While Narendra Modi scored a hat-trick in Gujarat with a convincing victory, Congress's top leadership was routed in the state though the party performed well in rural Gujarat. In...
  • Modi wins again in Gujarat, Congress bags Himachal 20-12-2012 11:58 PM

    Modi declared Thursday that his hat-trick of an election win held a national message and that he was serving "Mother India" besides his own state. ...
  • BJP's Dhumal concedes defeat in Himachal elections 20-12-2012 04:30 PM

    Conceding defeating in Himachal Pradesh elections, BJP's PK Dhumal said he would not blame outside factors for the poll debacle and would instead try to find out the internal reasons. ...
  • I am not in the race for Himachal CM: Anand Sharma 20-12-2012 04:25 PM

    Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma ruled himself out from the race for the chief ministership of Himachal Pradesh where the Congress has returned to power after five years. ...
  • Gujarat results show Modi still holds his sway: Sibal 20-12-2012 04:22 PM

    Congratulating Narendra Modi for winning Gujarat assembly elections, Union Minister Kapil Sibal said the Congress is happy that though it lost in Gujarat, the party saw a divisive victory in Himachal Pradesh. ...
  • Himachal Pradesh elections: 'Rebels dented BJP's voteshare' 18-12-2012 10:11 AM

    CNN-IBN's poll has predicted that the Congress will win between 29-35 seats in the 68 member Assembly. ...
  • Post-poll survey: Modi set to retain Gujarat; BJP, Cong in dead heat in Himachal 17-12-2012 11:34 PM

    The BJP under Modi's leadership is set to trounce the Congress and give the Gujarat CM a hat-trick of electoral victories. ...
  • Watch: Season's first snowfall in Srinagar, Manali 14-12-2012 10:30 AM

    Most parts of the Kashmir Valley, including Srinagar, on Friday received fresh snowfall, leading to closure of the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway. The snowfall began on Thursday evening. However, the snowfall has led to closure of the 294-km Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the only road link between Kashmir and rest of the...
  • Battle for the States: Young and restless in Himachal 03-11-2012 11:21 PM

    A look at what the young people in the state feel about various issues concerning them ahead of the Assembly elections. ...
  • Proud that I've never lost my cool or attacked the media: Narendra Modi 31-10-2012 03:48 PM

    Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has been criticised for his 'Rs 50 crore girlfriend' comment about MoS HRD Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar. But on Wednesday, he gave himself credit for never attacking the media. "I am proud that although I have been targeted so many times by people, I...
  • Vote out the BJP, Sonia tells Himachal Pradesh 30-10-2012 04:04 PM

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday put in her first appearance in Himachal Pradesh as it approaches the polls. The state votes on Sunday. Sonia Gandhi told Shimla to vote out the BJP. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 24-10-2012 10:36 PM

    BJP leader Prakash Javadekar defends party president Nitin Gadkari over corruption allegations. Congress's chief ministerial candidate for Himachal Pradesh Virbhadra Singh apologises to media for threatening it. Kingfisher Airlines chairman Vijay Mallya confirms plans to attend Indian Grand Prix in Noida later this week even as the airline's staff protest...
  • News 360: Gadkari gets support within BJP, silences critics 24-10-2012 10:09 PM

    Refuting corruption charges against BJP President Nitin Gadkari, senior party leader LK Advani on Wednesday said that allegations against Gadkari were more to neutralise the unprecedented charges against the ruling UPA. Gadkari also got the support of RSS leader MG Vaidya who called it a trial by media. The BJP...
  • Virbhadra Singh threatening media unfortunate: Congress 24-10-2012 12:26 PM

    Himachal Pradesh Congress Chief Virbhadra Singh lost his cool and abused media on Wednesday when questioned on the allegations of corruption against him. ...
  • BJP demands SIT probe into allegations against Virbhadra Singh 23-10-2012 10:40 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday turned the spotlight on the Congress's chief ministerial candidate for Himachal Pradesh Virbhadra Singh and sought an inquiry into Singh's tax returns and alleged land scams ahead of the elections. The BJP also hit back at the Congress by raking up the corruption...
  • J&K and Himachal Pradesh get fresh snowfall 14-02-2011 02:21 PM

    The snow-clad mountains in Kufri are drawing more tourists with temperatures having fallen sharply. ...
  • Monsoon fury: floods in Punjab, Haryana, HP 07-07-2010 11:59 AM

    Monsoon has struck north India with a vengeance. Many parts of Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh have been left inundated, disrupting train and road traffic. ...
  • Watch: Delicious recipes from Himachal 22-08-2009 04:49 PM

    Bikramjit Ray travels to Kinnaur in Himachal Pradesh for forgotten recipes. ...
  • Watch: Union Minister Virbhadra booked for corruption 05-08-2009 02:47 AM

    Virbhadra Singh and his wife are accused of misusing their position. ...