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Monsoon intensifies in Himachal, more rains to hit Delhi

People walk with umbrellas as it rains in Shimla on Tuesday. Photograph: PTI Heavy rain alert continued in Himachal Pradesh as the monsoon intensified in the various districts of the state. A......

Snow leaves Himachal under a white blanket; roads blocked, power out

Several parts of Himachal Pradesh, including state capital Shimla, got another bout of snowfall on Monday as about 850 roads across the state remained blocked and disruption of power supply......

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......

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......

40 years of Sholay: Jai, Veeru, Basanti THEN and NOW! celebrates 40 years of the beloved movie classic. 'Indian film history can be divided into Sholay BC and Sholay AD,' believes filmmaker Shekhar Kapur.The maker of Mr India isn't......

'Girls called me the sexiest villain'

'My parents once went to watch Rajkumar Kohli's Insaniyat Ke Dushman. In the film, I "rape" Anita Raaj.' 'My father was very upset. My mother left the theatre.' 'Years later, my father asked me 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......

Indian hockey team to embark on Euro tour under Oltmans

The Indian men's hockey squad that will tour Europe later this month. Photograph: Hockey India/Twitter A 21-member Indian men's hockey team will embark on a 15-day tour of Europe, starting July......

Hockey coach Van Ass missing from the action

India hockey coach Paul van Ass talks to the players. Photograph: Hockey India Barely five months into the job, uncertainty looms large over Paul van Ass continuing as chief coach of India's men's......
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Cannabis cultivation flourishes in South Kashmir

The cannabis cultivation here in the South Kashmir has flourished due to the failure of Authorities to check its production. The  South Kashmir... ...
BJP leaders meet Himachal Governor, demand ouster of Virbhadra Singh

Shimla: Himachal BJP on Monday demanded dismissal of Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and dissolution of state assembly to pave way for fresh... ...
Cong condemns BJP for memorandum seeking VIrbhadra Singh's

Shimla, Oct 5 (PTI) Himachal Pradesh Congress leaders today condemned the BJP for submitting a memorandum to the Governor over dismissal of Chief... ...
Spiti General Information

Location Spiti is lies between 32° 17′ 0″ N and 78° 0′ 0″ E. The Spiti valley is surrounded by high mountain ranges. The Rohtang pass... ...
Green Panel Refuses to Allow Paragliding in Rohtang

File photo: Boys walk down a snow-covered road after snowfall in Shimla. (Press Trust of India) New Delhi: Maintaining its prohibitory orders on... ...

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