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2 floors damaged in big Shimla heritage building

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 here on Tuesday, reducing two floors of the magnificent heritage building to ashes.

Virbhadra sues Jaitley, othersVirbhadra sues Jaitley, others

Under attack from the BJP on corruption charges, Himachal chief minister Virbhadra Singh Thursday filed three defamation cases against Arun Jaitley and other party leaders, accusing them of unleashing

Himachal Pradesh in the grip of cold wave


The hills and valleys of Himachal Pradesh reeled under biting cold wave conditions even as the weather cleared in the lower hills and rains and snow abated in mid and higher hills.

Shimla, Manali get first snowfall of season


Tourist resorts of Shimla, Manali and Chail experienced first snowfall of the season while lower areas of Himachal Pradesh were drenched by widespread heavy rains.

Biting cold wave conditions grip Himachal following fresh snowfall


The biting cold wave sweeping most parts of Himachal further intensified on Saturday as high altitude areas and other higher reaches experienced fresh snowfall and strong velocity icy winds lashed the region.

19 killed in bus accident in Sirmaur


19 people were killed and another critically injured when a bus rolled down a 600-feet deep gorge near Ransua-Jabrog village in Sirmaur district this morning.

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Madhu Kishwar, as the editor of Manushi, set the feminism agenda for many Indian women decades ago. Madhu Kishwar as chief media admirer of prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi is another story completely. The first Kishwar has been declared missing, never to be found.