Manali

  • Shimla: Manali, Kufri gets more snow 10-03-2014 07:08 PM

    Picturesque resort Manali and the tourist resorts of Kufri and Narkanda on Monday near Shimla experienced more snow, triggering a rush of tourists there. The state capital received mild spells of rain. Shimla recorded the minimum temperature at 6 degree Celsius, while the maximum stayed at 13.7 degrees, an official...
  • Snow fall wraps Shimla, Manali 01-03-2014 01:54 PM

    Himachal Pradesh's tourist resorts Shimla and Manali were wrapped up in a white sheet of snow on Saturday, giving them a picturesque look. The residents of this town shivered as icy winds brought down the minimum temperature to 1 degree Celsius. According to the Met Office here, Shimla recorded 4...
  • CJ Show: A highway that doesn't exit 19-01-2014 08:06 PM

    A National Highway connecting Chandigarh in Punjab to Manali in Himachal Pradesh is lying in a pathetic state for many years. Under-constructed and potholed, this highway has been giving a tough time to commuters, many of them have protested and reported the issue to authorities without any success. ...
  • Cold wave intensifies as more hilly areas receive snow, 4 dead in HP 24-12-2013 08:59 AM

    New Delhi: The cold wave is intensifying across North India and four people have succumbed to the falling temperatures in Himachal Pradesh. Manali in Himachal Pradesh recorded 12 cm of fresh snowfall on Monday while Shimla received 6 cm snowfall. Rohtang Pass has been closed and vehicular traffic suspended on...
  • Darjeeling still remains most popular destination for winter vacations 15-12-2013 12:38 PM

    With Christmas knocking on the door, Darjeeling seems to be the most popular among Indians gearing up for winter vacations, according to a report. "An old-time favourite summer destination, Darjeeling, continues to remain the most favourite destination even during the winter season, as it is one of the famous hill...
  • Manali: 3 Nepalese arrested in US national gangrape case 06-06-2013 01:50 PM

    Manali (HP): Three Nepalese men working as truck drivers were on Thursday arrested for allegedly gangraping a 30-year-old US national in Manali on Monday. The accused were arrested in the wee hours and the tipper used by them for perpetrating the crime has been seized, police said. The arrested persons...
  • Manali: 3 arrested in US national's gangrape case 06-06-2013 11:55 AM

    Manali: Three people have been reportedly arrested in connection with the rape of a 31-year-old American tourist in Manali. The police said that the survivor was hitch-hiking back to her guest house when she was picked up by three men in a truck and then was gangraped. In her complaint,...
  • Manali: Vehicle used by accused in US national's gangrape traced 05-06-2013 11:34 PM

    Manali: The vehicle in which a US national was allegedly gangraped in Manali has been traced, the police said on Wednesday. "The tipper has been traced... the identity of the accused would be established soon," a police official said. The victim was allegedly raped Monday night by the occupants of...
  • Manali: Three men allegedly gangrape an American tourist 04-06-2013 03:09 PM

    Manali: A 31-year-old American tourist was allegedly gangraped by three truckers in Manali late on Monday night. The medical examination of the survivor has been done and the report is awaited. The survivor, who reached Manali on Monday, had gone to old Vashisth area to meet some friends. She was...
  • Omar criticises 'YJHD' for portraying Gulmarg as Manali 02-06-2013 07:57 AM

    New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah criticised the filmmakers of 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani' on Twitter on Saturday over showing Gulmarg as Manali in the film. Omar Abdullah was upset over the portrayal of Gulmarg in the movie as Manali. In his tweet he said, "It is...
  • 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...
  • Rohtang Pass opened for tourists after six months 27-05-2013 07:35 AM

    Manali: Rohtang pass, the gateway to fascinating Lahaul and Pangi tribal valleys, was opened for tourists after six months. The tribal areas received several spells of moderate and heavy snowfalls during the winters and the Pass was covered under eight to ten feet of impeccable snow and even after the...
  • Rohtang pass to be opened for vehicular traffic by May 25-04-2013 09:22 PM

    Shimla: The Rohtang Pass (13,050 ft), known as gateway to tribal Lahaul and Pangi valleys of Himachal Pradesh, will be opened for vehicular traffic by the first week of May after nearly four months. Snow clearing work on the pass is over and normal vehicular traffic to tribal valleys, which...
  • 'Attitude of Indian society towards women needs to change' 29-12-2012 01:50 PM

    Supreme Court lawyer Manali Bhandare has said that the Indian society needs to change as a whole in order to ensure the safety of women. ...
  • 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...
  • Hills near Shimla, Manali get season's first snow 29-11-2012 02:08 PM

    Shimla: Hills near the popular tourist destinations of Shimla and Manali Thursday saw light snowfall - the season's first spell, a weather official said here, triggering a rush of tourists. Tourist spots near Shimla, like honeymooners' paradise Kufri, Fagu and Narkanda experienced snowfall but the flakes melted within few hours....
  • Mountain bikers at Shimla romance the harsh trail 27-10-2008 03:32 AM

    In a race of man against nature, mountain bikers pedaled their way through a 19-stage-endurance race. The race took them from Shimla, through Kulu to Manali. Bikers from US, UK, Canada and other countries participated. ...