Shimla: As per media reports security has been stepped up in leading temples in Himachal Pradesh following warnings of possible strikes by terrorist groups. Superintendent of Police, Kangra, Atul Kumar Fulzele said there had been intelligence inputs that Babbar Khalsa might target temples during the Navratra season beginning March 16. Accordingly, security has been intensified […]
Shimla: Light snowfall was reported from higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh on Monday where as lower areas received moderate rainfall. Higher altitude hills of Kinnaur, Lahul-Spiti, Chamba and Kullu experienced mild snowfall today morning. Keylong received 15 cm of snow and recorded a temprature of minus 3.9 degrees Celcius. Shimla, Solan and Mandi received rainfall […]
Shimla: The budget session of Himachal Pradesh assembly will begin on Tuesday, March 2, 2010. The budget for the financial year 2010-11 will be presented by Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal who also holds the finance portfolio. The session will have 26 sittings and will conclude on April 13. Congress is expected to corner the […]
Shimla: Three pilgrims from Punjab were killed and one seriously injured on Sunday when the car in which they were travelling met with an accident in Bilaspur district. Superintendent of Police Kuldeep Sharma said three people were killed when their car fell into a 60-foot ditch near the Naina Devi shrine around 2 pm on […]
Newspapers and magazine readership has taken a beating in Himachal Pradesh as per the latest Indian Readership Survey Report. As literacy grows, Himachalis are reading fewer publications. The maximum loss has been borne by Hindi newspapers.
A first hand account of the Srikhand Mahdev Yatra in Himachal Pradesh.
Delhi to Shimla by train is the most sought after train journey in the North Indian hills. While there is no direct train between Delhi to Shimla, one has to change trains at Kalka for Shimla. The broad gauge rail track from Delhi ends at Kalka. Kalka to Shimla it is a narrow gauge track. […]
Recent economic meltdown have sprung a strange phenomenon in Himachal Pradesh. It is the public sector banks which score in terms of services in the state. Private banks in Himachal have to learn a lot from their sarkari counterparts. Initially the private banks scored over with their technological supremacy but PSU banks have caught up […]
Internet is no more a luxury but a necessity these days. People like me who work from home and are online 24×7, good and reliable connectivity is a must to ensure our bread and butter. It is here the broadband comes in as a life saver. Mind you this article is for the new bees […]