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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 67

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 55

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 76

2 July, 2017 3:34 AM Rain fury in several states, Assam flood situation grim

Torrential rain led to a deluge-like situation in parts of Gujarat and triggered fresh landslides in Himachal Pradesh, even as the flood situation in Assam remained grim. Heavy showers drenched northern Bihar, while the southern part of the state received light to moderate rainfall NEW DELHI: Rain pounded several parts of the country throwing life out of gear as the southwest 39

16 February, 2017 4:52 PM Cold wave conditions ease in Himachal Pradesh

Shimla: Intense cold wave conditions eased in lower hills of Himachal Pradesh today as minimum temperatures rose by a few notches across the state. The high altitude tribal areas and mountain passes experienced mild snowfall and recorded minimum temperature between minus 8 and minus 12 degrees Celsius. Una in Shiwalik foothills recorded maximum and minimum 109

25 December, 2016 9:45 AM It's white Christmas in Himachal Pradesh as Shimla receives season's first snowfall — Watch

Shimla: Shimla and its surrounding areas received slight traces of snowfall followed by showers while the adjoining tourist resorts of Kufri, Fagu and Narkanda had light snowfall, bringing cheers to tourists who had thronged the state capital on the occasion of Christmas. While it was not a white Christmas with town covered with layers of white snow, the tourists 32

10 May, 2016 8:57 AM NGT permits paragliding, snow scooters in Rohtang; increases number of petrol vehicles

Shimla: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday relaxed norms for tourist hot spots in Himachal Pradesh - Rohtang Pass and Manali. While the NGT increased number of petrol vehicles from 600 to 800 going to Rohtang every day, it refused to raise the number of diesel vehicles. The green tribunal also allowed tourism activities in the Rohtang Pass and permitted 145

2 May, 2016 10:56 AM Forest fires ravage 3,000 hectares in Himachal, rains in store

Summer fires in Himachal's grasslands and forests have caused 378 incidents, mainly in the low hills, and destroyed flora and fauna in over 3,000 hectares, a senior forest official said on Monday. But a major relief is store, with the state's weather department forecasting rain on Tuesday. "The sudden rise in mercury and the prolonged dry spell are mainly 169

6 April, 2016 2:00 AM Hailstorm, rains lash parts of Himachal; crops destroyed

Hailstorm followed by intermittent rains disrupted the normal life in Shimla today along with some other parts of the state. The storm flattened standing wheat crop in mid and lower hills and caused extensive damage to stone fruit and vegetable crops. The local MeT office has predicted more rains, snow and thunderstorm over the next three days. Normal 182

12 March, 2016 7:13 AM Rain, snowfall in Himachal Pradesh

Shimla: The hills of Himachal Pradesh experienced moderate to heavy rainfall on Saturday, causing landslides in some areas and blocking the roads, while the higher reaches saw snowfall, officials said. While Bharmour town in Chamba district recorded the highest rainfall in the state at 150 mm, it was 62.4 mm in picturesque tourist resort Manali, 40.4 mm in Dharamsala 186