Kullu

  • Heavy snowfall covers Shimla, temperature drops further 18-01-2014 01:26 PM

    Himachal Pradesh capital Shimla witnessed heavy snowfall on Saturday, pushing down the mercury by several notches. "Shimla and its nearby areas have been experiencing snowfall since early Saturday," an official of the meteorological department said. Nearby places like Kufri and Narkanda have also been experiencing snowfall, turning the destinations more...
  • Heavy showers lash Himachal, snowfall in high-altitude areas 27-05-2013 05:41 PM

    Shimla: Heavy showers lashed most parts of Himachal Pradesh on Monday while high-altitude tribal areas received another spell of snowfall, providing the much needed relief to people from the scorching sun. The mercury, which was running six to eight degrees above normal for the past two weeks, plummeted after rains...
  • Himachal Pradesh: 32 killed as bus falls into Beas river 09-05-2013 07:50 AM

    Shimla: At least 32 passengers were killed when an overloaded private bus plunged into Beas river on Kullu-Mandi national highway on Wednesday. Thirty-two bodies have been recovered and 15 injured persons rescued and rushed to hospital, while some bodies are feared to have been swept away in the river, Deputy...
  • HP polls: Apple farmers could be the swing vote 03-11-2012 08:39 AM

    New Delhi: With an annual turnover of around 3000 crore, apples constitute an important part of Himachal Pradesh's economy, which makes FDI in multibrand retail an important issue among the state's apple-growers. The state's apple belt straddles several districts. No wonder then, that most pre-poll sops are announced keeping this...
  • Jyoti to be flag bearer at Asiad 01-12-2006 07:47 PM

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