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Himachal Pradesh: After 72 hours, all trekkers in Kullu safe

Eight trekkers, who had gone missing in bad weather in the higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu district, have been traced and six of them rescued by ITBP troopers, nearly 70 hours after their d

Anurag Thakur ready to quit HPCA post

Anurag Thakur  (Photo: PTI)

Board of Control for Cricket in India secretary Anurag Thakur on Wednesday urged the Congress government in Himachal Pradesh to rethink their decision of not hosting the much-awaited India-Pakistan Wo

Bull killed in cow shelter, tension prevails in Shimla

Mutilated carcass of a bull was found in a cow shelter near Bhatta Kufar in Chamiyana Panchayat, about 15 kms from here on Sunday morning, triggering tension in the area, the police said.

Higher hills in Himachal Pradesh receive heavy snow

A man enjoys fresh snowfall in Shimla on Sunday. (Photo: PTI)

Normal life was thrown out of gear in higher hills and tribal areas of Himachal Pradesh as the region experienced heavy snowfall while mid and lower hills reported widespread rains.

19 killed in bus accident in Sirmaur

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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.

In a move smacking of breathtaking insensitivity, the Haryana government chose the eve of Ambedkar Jayanti to announce that Gurgaon would henceforth be known as Gurugram.

There is a belief amongst members of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that high voter turnout in the recently-concluded Assembly elections in Assam will go in their favour on May 19, the day of counti