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Low intensity quake in Himachal Pradesh

Low intensity quake in Himachal Pradesh

🕔10:58, 18.May 2020

Shimla, May 18 Himachal Pradesh experienced a low intensity earthquake on Monday, an official said here. There was no loss of life. An earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale was recorded at 7.53 a.m., the Meteorological office told IANS. The

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Himachal to get more snow; road links may snap

Himachal to get more snow; road links may snap

🕔04:52, 6.Jan 2020

Shimla, Jan 6 It was a bright sunny morning on Sunday in Himachal Pradesh capital, with the snowfall a day earlier turning it more picturesque. However, the local Met Department has predicted widespread snowfall from Monday with chances of road closure

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Himachal may ring in white New Year

Himachal may ring in white New Year

🕔13:21, 31.Dec 2019

Shimla, Dec 31  The hill stations in Himachal Pradesh may ring in a white New Year as the Meteorological Office on Tuesday forecast snow in the state from January 2. In the state capital, a bone-chilling morning revived the hopes

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Himachal sees mercury below freezing point

Himachal sees mercury below freezing point

🕔11:12, 30.Dec 2019

Shimla, Dec 30  Large parts of Himachal Pradesh reeled under severe cold on Monday, with the minimum temperature staying below freezing point, the weather bureau said. The state capital Shimla saw the rise in the night temperature at 3.6 degrees

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Mild earthquake in Himachal

Mild earthquake in Himachal

🕔12:19, 17.Dec 2019

Shimla, Dec 17  Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra district was hit by a low intensity earthquake on Tuesday, an official said here. There was no loss of life. An earthquake measuring 3 on the Richter scale was recorded at 10.51 a.m., an

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UAE praises Himachal for hosting investors’ summit

UAE praises Himachal for hosting investors’ summit

🕔15:46, 10.Dec 2019

Shimla, Dec 10  UAE Ambassador to India Ahmed Al Banna has appreciated the efforts of the state for organising the maiden Global Investors Summit last month to which it was the partner country, the government said on Tuesday. In a

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Modi reaches Dharamsala to open investors’ summit

Modi reaches Dharamsala to open investors’ summit

🕔11:59, 7.Nov 2019

Dharamsala, Nov 7 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reached Dharamsala to inaugurate and address Himachal Pradesh’s first two-day Global Investor Summit. “Tomorrow, I join the Rising Himachal Global Investors’ Meet. The Summit is being held in picturesque Dharamsala, which is

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Modi to open Himachal’s first investor summit on Nov 7

Modi to open Himachal’s first investor summit on Nov 7

🕔07:04, 4.Nov 2019

Shimla, Nov 4  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate two-day Himachal Pradesh’s first global investors’ summit this week that will see participating of Union ministers Amit Shah, Nitin Gadkari, Piyush Goyal, Prahlad Patel and Anurag Thakur along with who’s who

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NTPC signs MoU to build hydro projects of 520 MW in Himachal Pradesh

NTPC signs MoU to build hydro projects of 520 MW in Himachal Pradesh

🕔05:16, 26.Sep 2019

NTPC Ltd, India’s largest power producer, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Himachal Pradesh government to set up two hydro projects totaling 520 MW in the state. The MoU was signed by Shri Prabodh Saxena, Principal Secretary

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Himachal signs pacts to tap 250 MW solar power

Himachal signs pacts to tap 250 MW solar power

🕔20:12, 3.Sep 2019

Shimla, Sep 3  Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday signed two pacts for setting up solar power plants with an outlay of Rs 1,000 crore. One pact for Rs 600 crore was signed with Renew Energy Private Ltd for setting up a

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Prez announces appointment of 5 new Governors

Prez announces appointment of 5 new Governors

🕔20:41, 1.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 1  In a reshuffle on Sunday, President Ram Nath Kovind announced the appointment of five new Governors in the states of Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala and Telangana. Prominent Muslim face and former Congress leader Arif Mohammed

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Himachal sees heavy rains, rivers in spate

Himachal sees heavy rains, rivers in spate

🕔10:54, 17.Aug 2019

Shimla, Aug 17  Hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to experience moderate to heavy rainfall on Saturday, causing landslides in some areas and blocking the highways, while all the major rivers and their tributaries were in spate, officials said. While the

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Himachal CM announces 4% DA for employees on I-Day

Himachal CM announces 4% DA for employees on I-Day

🕔21:14, 15.Aug 2019

Shimla, Aug 15  The 73rd Independence Day was celebrated with enthusiasm across Himachal Pradesh on Thursday with Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur announcing four per cent Dearness Allowance (DA) for government employees and pensioners. Functions were organised at state, district

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Mild tremors felt in Himachal

Mild tremors felt in Himachal

🕔12:50, 29.Jul 2019

Shimla, July 29  A low intensity quake was felt in Himachal Pradesh’s Lahaul-Spiti district bordering Tibet on Monday, an official said here. No loss of life was reported. The earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale was recorded in Lahaul-Spiti

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Kalraj Mishra takes oath as Himachal Governor

Kalraj Mishra takes oath as Himachal Governor

🕔06:37, 23.Jul 2019

Shimla, July 23  Kalraj Mishra was sworn in as the Governor of Himachal Pradesh at a ceremony at Raj Bhawan here on Monday. Chief Justice of the Himachal Pradesh High Court Justice V. Ramasubramanian administered the oath of office and

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UAE keen to invest in Himachal Pradesh, says CM

UAE keen to invest in Himachal Pradesh, says CM

🕔17:52, 25.Jun 2019

Shimla, June 25 The United Arab Emirates is keen to invest in food processing, logistics and infrastructure of Himachal Pradesh, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has said. At a meeting with Jamal Al Jarwan, Secretary General of the UAE’s Ministry of

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Manali, Dalhousie wrapped in white blanket

Manali, Dalhousie wrapped in white blanket

🕔13:49, 12.Mar 2019

Shimla, March 12 A western disturbance over Himachal Pradesh brought more snowfall to popular destinations Manali and Dalhousie on Tuesday, and lashed the state capital with rain. The minimum temperature here was 3.3 degrees Celsius, while it was minus 3.8 degrees

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Fresh snow freezes Himachal

Fresh snow freezes Himachal

🕔11:17, 28.Feb 2019

Shimla, Feb 28  The cold wave intensified in Himachal Pradesh on Thursday with several places in the state witnessing more spells of snow in the past 24 hours. The temperature remained near the freezing point in many places, an India

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Himachal signs MoUs to attract over Rs 17,000 crore investment

Himachal signs MoUs to attract over Rs 17,000 crore investment

🕔18:48, 25.Feb 2019

Shimla, Feb 25  Himachal Pradesh on Monday signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) with 159 companies that will attract an investment of over Rs 17,000 crore and provide employment opportunities to 40,000 people, the government said. It said three MoUs were

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Himachal braces for more snowfall

Himachal braces for more snowfall

🕔11:59, 25.Feb 2019

Shimla, Feb 25  Himachal Pradesh is bracing for more snow as a cold wave continued to lash the state on Monday, the weather office said. The western disturbances — storm systems originating from Caspian Sea and moving across the Afghanistan-Pakistan

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