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Dalai Lama returns to Dharamsala, gets warm welcome

April 30, 2012 at 10:18 PM

Dharamsala, Apr 30(ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama returned to rousing welcome here today. He had gone on an 18-day official visit to the United States of America (USA) and Canada.

Shimla's museum to showcase miniature paintings

April 20, 2012 at 4:45 PM

Shimla, April 20 (IANS) The state museum in this Himachal Pradesh capital, a repository of the state's rich cultural, artistic and archaeological heritage, Friday got a new block to showcase rare miniature paintings.

Centre will help revive Kangra tea: Anand Sharma

April 10, 2012 at 6:19 PM

Palampur (Himachal Pradesh), April 10 (IANS) Commerce Minister Anand Sharma Tuesday announced a multi-pronged project to boost production and export of tea produced in the Kangra valley that is known for its flavour and quality.

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Himachal needs policy to check illegal mining

April 7, 2012 at 7:05 PM

Shimla, April 7 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh needs a comprehensive mining policy and requires to put in place a system to check illegal mines, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has said.

Himachal keen to expand airports

April 6, 2012 at 1:29 PM

Shimla, April 6 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh is keen to expand its existing airports in Kullu and Kangra districts to strengthen air connectivity, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said here Friday.

MP protests Himachal's Lokayukta act

April 5, 2012 at 4:24 PM

Shimla, April 5 (IANS) A suspended BJP MP in Himachal Pradesh fasted Thursday near the statue of Mahatma Gandhi here to protest the 'draconian' provisions of the state's proposed Lokayukta Act.

Suspended BJP MP on protest fast against Himachal's Lokayukta act

April 5, 2012 at 3:04 PM

Shimla, April 5 (IANS) A suspended parliamentarian of Himachal Pradesh's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was on a day-long fast Thursday in the shadow of the statue of Mahatma Gandhi here to protest against the 'draconian' provisions of the state's proposed Lokayukta Act.

Now, a course in Kangra miniature paintings

April 3, 2012 at 2:40 PM

Shimla, April 3 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh University here is starting a postgraduate course on Kangra miniature paintings to protect the dying art form, an official said here Tuesday.

Himachal rail line reopens after seven months

March 31, 2012 at 5:36 PM

Shimla, March 31 (IANS) Rail traffic on the Pathankot-Jogindernagar narrow gauge line in Himachal Pradesh was restored Saturday after seven months of closure, a railway official said.

Devotees pay obeisance to Hindu goddess Durga in Kangra

March 28, 2012 at 7:36 PM

Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), Mar.28 (ANI): Scores of devotees lined up at temples in Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, to pay obeisance to the Hindu Goddess Durga on the occasion of the Navratri Festival.

SAIL not keen on proposed facility in Himachal

March 27, 2012 at 10:56 AM

Shimla, March 27 (IANS) Public sector Steel Authority of India (SAIL) is not keen on setting up a plant in Himachal Pradesh despite the state government extending facilities, Industries Minister Kishan Kapoor said here Tuesday.

Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district uses GPS to monitor rural welfare schemes

March 25, 2012 at 5:12 PM

Kangra, Mar 25 (ANI): Kangra District in Himachal Pradesh has become the first village in the region to us Global Positioning Systems (GPS) to monitor development work done under central rural welfare schemes such as the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA).

Himachal Pradesh records rise in foreign tourists inflow

March 20, 2012 at 9:34 PM

Shimla, Mar 20 (ANI): Compared to last year, Himachal Pradesh recorded a sharp increase of 32000 foreign tourists, who made Himachal Pradesh as their favourite destination in the year 2011-12. It was estimated that nearly 4.85 lakh foreign tourists arrived in 2011-12 in the state in comparison to last year's 4.53 lakh.

Himachal Pradesh records rise in foreign tourists inflow

March 20, 2012 at 3:49 PM

Shimla, Mar 20 (ANI): Compared to last year, Himachal Pradesh recorded a sharp increase of 32000 foreign tourists, who made Himachal Pradesh as their favourite destination in the year 2011-12. It was estimated that nearly 4.85 lakh foreign tourists arrived in 2011-12 in the state in comparison to last year's 4.53 lakh.

Vintage car rally reaches Himachal Pradesh

February 26, 2012 at 4:39 PM

Kangra, Feb 26 (ANI): A vintage car rally hosted by Chandigarh reached Himachal Pradesh.

Dalai Lama returns to India, receives a grand welcome from his followers

November 13, 2011 at 8:08 PM

Dharamsala, Nov. 13 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, received a grand welcome from his followers here on Sunday on his return after a 15-day long tour of Japan and Mongolia.

Heavy rains damage roads, stalls traffic in Dharamsala

September 10, 2011 at 9:08 PM

Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), Sep.10 (ANI): A heavy and continuous downpour has damaged roads in Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh state and left its residents stranded. Normal life too has been severely disrupted by the inclement weather.

Dalai Lama returns to India from United States

July 20, 2011 at 5:27 PM

Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), July 20 (ANI): Devotees and admirers of the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader welcomed him back on Wednesday on his return from the United States.

Dalai Lama returns to India from United States

July 20, 2011 at 5:11 PM

Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), July 20 (ANI): Devotees and admirers of the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader welcomed him back on Wednesday on his return from the United States.

Dalai Lama registers for Unique Identification Card in Dharamsala

April 12, 2011 at 6:32 PM

Dharamsala, Apr 12 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, registered for the Unique Identification Card in Himachal Pradesh's Dharamsala city on Tuesday.

Nurpur oranges face bad weather

December 4, 2010 at 1:34 PM

Nurpur (Himachal Pradesh), Dec.4 (ANI): Orange production has been hit due to the bad weather conditions in Himachal Pradesh's Nurpur District.

Dharamsala court finds all four accused guilty in Kachroo murder case

November 11, 2010 at 12:29 PM

Dharamsala, Nov 11 (ANI): A sessions court in Dharamsala on Thursday found all the four accused students guilty of culpable homicide not amounting to murder in the murder case of first-year medical science student Aman Kachroo.

Dharamsala court to pronounce verdict in Kachroo murder case

November 11, 2010 at 11:40 AM

Dharamsala, Nov 11 (ANI): A fast -track court in Dharamshala is expected to deliver its verdict on Thursday in the murder case of first-year medical science student Aman Kachroo.

Aman Kachroo case: Himachal HC cancels bail of all accused

July 28, 2010 at 11:49 AM

Shimla, July 28 (ANI): The Himachal High Court on Wednesday cancelled the bail of the four students accused of killing Aman Kachroo at their college campus last year.

Nirupama Rao meets Dalai Lama

July 11, 2010 at 1:25 PM

Dharamsala, July 11 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao met Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, and held high-level talks during her protocol visit.

Seven killed in road accident in Chamba

June 9, 2010 at 9:37 PM

Chamba (Himachal Pradesh), June 9 (ANI): At least seven people were killed on Wednesday, when a multi-utility vehicle in which they were travelling fell into a 300-feet-deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba District.

Dalai Lama to address 'curtains down' of 'Thank India' programme

March 17, 2010 at 11:49 AM

Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), Mar 17 (ANI): The Prime Minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, Samdhong Rinpoche, has said that the Dalai Lama will address the 'curtains down' of 'Thank India' programme to express gratitude to India that will be preceded by a congregation of inter-faith prayers named 'Sarva Dharma Sammelan' for three days.

Dalai Lama returns to Dharamsala after his US visit

February 27, 2010 at 10:23 PM

Dharamsala, Feb 27(ANI): Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, returned to Dharamsala on Saturday after his visit to the United States, where he met President Barack Obama.

Dalai Lama set to leave for US to meet Obama

February 16, 2010 at 9:32 PM

Dharamsala, Feb 16(ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader, Dalai Lama on Tuesday left Dharamsala to meet US President Barack Obama in Washington.

Kangra railway seeks world heritage status

February 3, 2010 at 1:34 PM

Dharamshala, Feb 3 (ANI): Tour operators and locals in Himachal Pradesh are upbeat over the prospects of pre-independence era Kangra valley railway from Kalka to Shimla being included in UNESCO's World Heritage status.

Two Tibetans arrested for raping German in Himachal Pradesh

January 17, 2010 at 1:22 PM

Dharamsala, Jan 17 (ANI): Two Tibetan youths were arrested for allegedly raping a 46-year-old German national in Himachal Pradesh.

US museum acquires rare 18th-century legend scroll from Andhra Pradesh

December 29, 2009 at 2:49 PM

Nevada (US), Dec 29 (ANI): Renowned Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) in Richmond (USA) has acquired a rare 18th-century legend scroll from Andhra Pradesh (India), one of the few of its kind to survive today.

Dalai Lama arrives in Dharamshala after visiting Tawang

November 23, 2009 at 7:08 PM

Dharamshala, Nov 23 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama arrived in Dharamshala on Monday, after finishing his visit to Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh.

Himachal Pradesh Government increases fine for breaking traffic rules

November 16, 2009 at 11:29 AM

Shimla, Nov 16 (ANI): Aware of the fact that nearly 1000 people die every year in road mishaps due to their own faults, the Himachal Pradesh Government has increased the penalty for use of cell phones or playing music while driving and for overloading in buses.

22 passengers killed as bus falls into gorge near Dharamsala

November 6, 2009 at 4:28 PM

Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 6 (ANI): At least 22 passengers were killed and 48 injured when an overcrowded bus rolled down a gorge near Haripur area of Kangra district, about 45 km from Dharamsala.

Russian paraglider's body found in Himachal Pradesh

November 2, 2009 at 1:49 PM

Dharamshala, Nov 2 (ANI): An Indian shepherd has helped find the body of a Russian paraglider who went missing while flying through Dhauladhar mountains in Himachal Pradesh.

Paragliding competition cancelled in Himachal Pradesh

September 30, 2009 at 4:00 PM

Bir Billing/Shimla, Sept 30 (ANI): Paragliders are disappointed as the Paragliding Pre-World Cup Tournament has been cancelled in Himachal Pradesh as there was need to develop international paragliding facilities in the state.

Youth unearths pre-historic fossils in Himachal Pradesh

September 11, 2009 at 8:02 PM

Majakra (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 11(ANI): A 19-year-old youngster has unearthed fossil remains of a prehistoric creature buried in Majakra village in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district.

Bad roads in Dharamsala hit tourism industry

August 16, 2009 at 9:04 PM

Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 16(ANI): The deteriorating condition of roads in Himachal Pradesh's Dharamasala city is badly affecting the tourism industry.

National Institute of Fashion Technology now has a branch in Kangra

August 6, 2009 at 2:38 PM

Chheb Village (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 6 (ANI): Union Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran has inaugurated a branch of the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) in Chheb village of Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh.

National Institute of Fashion Technology now has a branch in Kangra

August 6, 2009 at 2:37 PM

Chheb Village (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 6 (ANI): Union Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran has inaugurated a branch of the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) in Chheb village of Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh.

Near extinct medicinal herbs being revived in Kangra

June 14, 2009 at 7:48 PM

Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), June 14 (ANI): In a noble effort to revive old herbal remedies, the Kangra Herbs Society has started a processing unit to make medicated formulations from thousands of different herbs.

Oldest couple votes in Himachal

May 14, 2009 at 10:19 AM

Shimla, May 13 (IANS) Piyara Singh, 105, a World War II veteran, and his paralytic spouse Hansa Devi, 103, believed to be the oldest couple in Himachal Pradesh, exercised their franchise Wednesday.

Dalai Lama returns to India after US visit

May 10, 2009 at 1:36 PM

Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), May 10 (ANI): After a brief visit to the United States, Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama returned to Dharamsala.

Whither Himachal's vulture breeding project?

December 15, 2008 at 9:08 AM

Shimla, Dec 15 (IANS) A project to help breed vultures in captivity has failed to take off in Himachal Pradesh in the last four years even as the scavenger bird teeters on the brink of extinction across Asia.

Himachal assembly session from Dec 11

November 19, 2008 at 8:43 PM

Shimla, Nov 19 (IANS) The week-long winter session of the Himachal Pradesh legislative assembly will be held at Dharamsala in Kangra district from Dec 11, an official statement said Wednesday.

Himachal Pradesh's Pong wetlands welcome 40,000 migratory birds

November 18, 2008 at 10:24 AM

Pong Dam (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 18 (IANS) Verdant forests, islands of shrubbery and grassy swamps in these Himalayan foothills are once again agog with flappings of feathered guests.

A medical college sanctioned for Himachal Pradesh

November 6, 2008 at 9:15 PM

Shimla, Nov 6 (IANS) The central government has sanctioned a hospital-cum-medical college for the state, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said Thursday.

Himachal students protest cut in government grants

November 6, 2008 at 2:47 PM

Shimla, Nov 6 (IANS) Over 2,000 students and their parents took part in a rally here Thursday as part of the 'save education' campaign launched by those studying at four colleges in Himachal Pradesh to protest a cut in government grants.

German pilot wins paragliding meet in Himachal

October 21, 2008 at 2:32 PM

Shimla, Oct 21 (IANS) The five-day Himalayan Paragliding Pre-World Cup has concluded in Himachal Pradesh with a German pilot winning the overall championship, an official said Tuesday.

Veteran Himachal politician Mankotia retires

October 18, 2008 at 12:16 AM

Shimla, Oct 17 (IANS) Vijay Singh Mankotia, Himachal Pradesh convener of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and former Congress minister in the state, Friday announced his retirement from active politics, blaming 'dirty politics' for his exit.

Himachal bureaucrat's bail plea order again reserved

October 15, 2008 at 9:53 PM

Shimla, Oct 15 (IANS) A Himachal Pradesh court Wednesday again reserved its order on the bail plea of a senior bureaucrat who was arrested earlier this month for alleged corruption.

Snowfall in Himachal Pradesh, temperature dips

October 15, 2008 at 8:15 PM

Shimla, Oct 15 (IANS) High altitudes of Himachal Pradesh experienced snowfall while lower areas received rain Wednesday morning, bringing a considerable fall in temperature.

Himachal Pradesh to host paragliding meet from Oct 16

October 11, 2008 at 6:04 PM

Shimla, Oct 11 (IANS) It's now time to fly high in the skies of Himachal Pradesh. More than 100 pilots from across the globe will participate in the five-day pre-world cup paragliding championships to be held at Bir-Billing in Kangra district from Oct 16.

Six people killed in Himachal Pradesh accident

October 6, 2008 at 8:47 PM

Shimla, Oct 4 (IANS) Six people, including four children, from two families were killed when the car they were travelling in rolled down into the Ravi river in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district Saturday, police said.

60 hospitalised in Himachal Pradesh after food poisoning

October 6, 2008 at 8:30 PM

Shimla, Oct 1 (IANS) At least 60 people, mostly women and children, were hospitalised after they consumed allegedly adulterated food at a marriage party in a Himachal Pradesh village Wednesday night.

60 hospitalised in Himachal Pradesh after food poisoning

January 1, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Shimla, Oct 1 (IANS) At least 60 people, mostly women and children, were hospitalised after they consumed allegedly adulterated food at a marriage party in a Himachal Pradesh village Wednesday night.

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