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Fire demolishes heritage building in Shimla

A devastating fire swept through the British-era Gorton Castle, which houses the office of the Accountant General of Himachal Pradesh, in the wee hours of Tuesday, reducing two floors of the......

J-K youth held for raping girls on pretext of jobs

A team of Jammu and Kashmir police have arrested a youth from Shimla belt in Himachal Pradesh for allegedly raping girls on the pretext of providing them with jobs. "The police have arrested......

Why Afghan President's India visit is well-timed

Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai will be in India on a two day visit on May 21. President Karzai, who has studied in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, will visit a Punjab-based university to attend a......

32 killed as bus falls into river near 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......

In 'raja' Virbhadra's segment, corruption a non-issue

In the chronically underdeveloped Shimla Rural segment from where charismatic state Congress chief Virbhadra Singh is fighting elections, corruption appears to be a non-issue after the five-time......

Trip from Shimla became a learning experience

If there's one thing I've often prayed for, it's for the good lord to deliver me from garrulous drivers. But instead of deliverance, I found myself stuck in a traffic jam en route from Shimla to......

Ladakh: The new hot tourist spot this summer

Giving conventional tourist destinations like Kashmir, Sikkim-Gangtok, and Shimla a run for their money, Ladakh seems to be emerging as one of the top summer domestic destinations in India this......

DLF plans townships in Chandigarh, Shimla

Leading real estate developer DLF Ltd, which is aiming to raise up to Rs 9,625 crore (Rs 96.25 billion) through its initial public offer, plans to set up three townships in Chandigarh and its......

GM potato can fight blight disease'

Even as fears of major crop loss due to blight disease in potatoes, scientists at the Shimla-based Central Potato Research Institute said that use of genetically modified potatoes can reduce......

Shimla too may get metro rail

The Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, will soon explore the possibility of having a railway metro in this popular resort town of Himachal Pradesh.Official sources said the state government had......

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro actor Ravi Baswani dies

Well knownactorRavi Baswani, known for his comic skills, passed away on Tuesday in Shimla due to a heart attack. He was 64.Ravi Baswani, who was active onTV as well, kicked off hiscareer in 1981......

British era theatre re-opened in Shimla

The British era Gaiety theatre -- the only theatre in Victorian Gothic style in Asia --was formally dedicated to the people by Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal after its renovation in Shimla......

Spotted! Priety Zinta's school photograph

Reader Kamaljit Dosanjh sent us a picture of Priety Zinta, Shaloo Sharma and Aman Bhangal at a school performance in Shimla, much before Preity became an actress.If you encounter/meet/see film or......

Review: Don't watch this Samrat & Co

Samrat & Co might be about an extraordinarily observational man's fight against crime but as far as cinema goes, this film is a crime against the genre, writes Paloma Sharma. Every 1990's......

Shah Rukh Khan: Khushwant Singh made our lives so much richer

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Novelist and journalist Khushwant Singh passed away today, March 20, due to a heart attack. He was 99.  Several stars took to......

Shimla to host mountain biking race

India's first mountain biking race will be held in the beautiful backcountry of Himachal Pradesh from October 6 to 14. Over 60 top international and Indian riders will compete against each other......

Political slugfest mars day one of HP-Goa Ranji match

In a dramatic turn of events, the Ranji Trophy Group C match between Himachal Pradesh and Goa was cancelled but resumed later on Sunday after BCCI president N Srinivasan intervened to sort out a......
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ashok sharma
Q. ......dil aksar gamgeen sa rehta hai.....koi mashwara deejiye...kya kiya jaaye???
Ashok Sharma:  A.  more

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Q. If you have to compare Kareena Kapoor with some fruit, which fruit it would be ?
Nags:  A. Garmi sach mein badh gayee hai, aisa lagta hai. Chalo kuchh roz Shimla ya Manali chaltey hain. Dil ko behlaane ke liye bhi. Ek aur suggestion bhi...... more

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Q. Booking Online Cottages in Shimla Manali Tour - Woodlandretreat.in?
Chandra Arya:  A. Shimla Mirch. more

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Lucky
Q. Why capsicum or bell pepper is called Shimla Mirch in Hindi? Is there any connection of place Shimla with capsicum?
Lucky:  A. Volvo buses declared unfit for Indian roadsHoneymoon will turn into mass burning funeral more

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Himachal to launch house boat and shikaras to attract tourists

SHIMLA: Admitting that Himachal Pradesh lacks proper infrastructure to boost tourism in a big way, Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Board... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Himachal-to-launch-house-boat-and-shikaras-to-attract-tourists/articleshow/38249419.cms
Four held for drone-filming Ganga aarti in Varanasi

ce have detained four persons in Varanasi for filming the Ganga aarti at Dashashwamedh Ghat with the help of drones (copter-cam) without prior... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/ganga-aarti-photo-dashashwamedh-ghat-varanasi-police-sudhakar-yadav/1/370935.html
A path to Insaniyat or a broken promise?

, the Spokesman of Indian Ministry of External Affairs made a formal statement saying, As far as we (India) are concerned the UNMOGIP (United... ...

http://www.kashmirobserver.net/news/letters/path-insaniyat-or-broken-promise
Film crew held for shooting Ganga aarti with drone cameras in Varanasi

VARANASI: Four crew members of a documentary film-making team were arrested late on Thursday for video-graphing Ganga aarti at Dasashwamedh Ghat... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Film-crew-held-for-shooting-Ganga-aarti-with-drone-cameras-in-Varanasi/articleshow/38237645.cms
Mother, son hacked to death in Himachal

Shimla, July 11 (IANS) A mother and her son were hacked to death by five Nepalese labourers in Himachal Pradesh, police said Friday. The post... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/mother-son-hacked-to-death-in-himachal-1615689.html

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