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21 March, 2018 12:00 PM Sonia Gandhi in Shimla to review daughter Priyanka Vadra's under construction house

She will head directly to Chharabra near Shimla to review the under-construction house of daughter Priyanka Vadra.  Former Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday reached Shimla for a two-day trip. She will head directly to Chharabra near Shimla to review the under-construction house of daughter Priyanka Vadra. The house was reportedly purchased 30

7 March, 2018 7:59 PM Actor Jeetendra Booked After Cousin Reports 47-Year-Old Sexual Assault

Shimla: Bollywood actor Jeetendra has been booked by the Shimla Police after he was accused by his cousin of sexually assaulting her 47 years ago, police said. The woman, in a complaint to the director general of police, in February had alleged that the incident took place in Shimla in January, 1971, when she was 18 and the actor was 28. Superintendent 155 1

5 March, 2018 11:01 AM Smart cities report card: Has Thane gotten any smarter?

Two years after Thane made the cut to receive Rs 1000 crore of government funding to transform itself, has it gotten any smarter? Located 25 kilometres from the heart of Mumbai, Thane city has remained, quite literally, in the island city's shadow. So it came as a pleasant surprise when Thane was chosen as a smart city, ahead of capital cities like Bengaluru 43

1 March, 2018 2:05 PM Thousands throng Kufri zoo to catch a glimpse of caged ‘Honeypreet’

This leopard was rescued at the time when Honeypreet was arrested by Panchkula police. The centre of attraction at Kufri zoo near Shimla these days is Honeypreet, who is attracting visitors from far flung areas. But before you mistake this Honeypreet for someone else, let us tell you that the Honeypreet referred to here is a female leopard, who has been brought 41

16 February, 2018 12:36 PM Temperatures rise in Himachal Pradesh, more snow likely next week

The hills of Himachal Pradesh on Friday saw a rise in the temperatures due to prevailing dry weather, but the Met Office has forecast more rain and snowfall next week. "A fresh Western Disturbance is likely to affect the Western Himalayan region on February 20 with chances of rainfall and snowfall in the state," an office statement said. Shimla: The hills 56

13 February, 2018 6:15 AM More snow in Shimla, Manali; traffic hampered

SHIMLA: Popular tourist destinations Shimla and Manali continued to experience more snowfall on the second day on Tuesday, while lower hills across Himachal Pradesh were lashed by rain, bringing the temperature down by several notches. Towns in upper Shimla district remained cut off with heavy snow cover piled on roads, officials said. Tourist spots 47

26 January, 2018 8:53 AM Republic Day celebrated in Himachal Pradesh on a freezing morning

Shimla: The 69th Republic Day was celebrated across Himachal Pradesh on Friday with gaiety despite a sunny but freezing morning in the state. Governor Acharya Devvrat unfurled the national flag at the main function at the historic Ridge here. Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, his Ministers and other dignitaries were present. The Governor took the salute 68

28 December, 2017 7:37 PM Rahul Gandhi To Review Himachal Pradesh Poll Performance In Shimla Today

Rahul Gandhi will meet party legislators, defeated party candidates and district presidents, and discuss with them the reasons for their defeat. New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi will pay a day-long visit to Shimla today and will review the party's performance in the recently-held Himachal Pradesh assembly election. Mr Gandhi will meet party 42

27 December, 2017 7:00 PM People have shown immense faith in BJP, will try to meet their expectations: Himachal Pradesh CM Jairam Thakur

Shimla: Jairam Thakur said on Wednesday that people have shown faith in the saffron party and he would try to meet their expectations. Talking to media, he said, "I will try to meet their (people's) expectations. The public has shown immense faith in the BJP." On the other hand, his wife Sadhana Thakur said Jairam's win and selection for the top post was a victory 36

27 December, 2017 7:36 AM Jairam Thakur takes oath as Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister

Eleven MLAs also take oath as Ministers of State Jairam Thakur took oath as Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister on Wednesday in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP president Amit Shah, several Union Ministers and senior BJP leaders at the historic Ridge Maidan in Shimla. The Ridge Ground turned saffron with BJP flags 20