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120-year-old traditional sport still played in Himachal

120-year-old traditional sport still played in Himachal

Shimla: A 120-year-old unique sport, locally called 'Thoda' that relies on one's archery prowess with the use of bows and arrows, is stil...Read More

Rohit Tokas stuns Ashish Kumar to reach semis

Rohit Tokas stuns Ashish Kumar to reach semis

Rohit Tokas from the Railways adopted a counter- attacking strategy against his taller opponent from Himachal. He succeeded in landing mo...Read More

Lessons in the Himalayas

Lessons in the Himalayas

DOMINIC COSTABIR takes an unplanned solo ride through Spiti Valley, Himachal, where the mountains threaten to teach him a lesson of a lif...Read More

CBI cracks Kotkhai rape case

CBI cracks Kotkhai rape case

New Delhi: The CBI has cracked the nine-month old rape and murder case of a teenaged girl in Kotkhai area of Shimla, arresting a 25-year ...Read More

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Warming up for belated Winter Session

New Delhi : The government and political parties are warming up for a belated winter session of Parliament to be held from December 15, a...Read More

Cabinet rejig: Preparation to win 3 states

Cabinet rejig: Preparation to win 3 states

As I write this piece, one of the most vibrant and large reshuffle of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Cabinet is on card. This is perh...Read More

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Cong slams Centre’s slumber over alarming flood situation

New Delhi : The Congress on Monday slammed an “insipid” Modi Government sleeping over the ravaging floods that have killed no less than 3...Read More

On Himachal Day, here are 10 lesser known facts about the state

On Himachal Day, here are 10 lesser known facts about the state

Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Himachal Pradesh is a place where you can walk on the clouds, romance the hilly terrain and ...Read More

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SC liquor sale ban: Highways across country turn local

New Delhi : Hundreds of kilometres of national and state highways in states like Maharashtra, Himachal, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan and others...Read More

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VHP reiterates demand for law to build temple

New Delhi : The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Saturday reiterated its demand for the enactment of a law to facilitate the construction o...Read More

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Bhaskar made youngsters insecure: Gauti

New Delhi : Former India captain Gautam Gambhir on Tuesday said Delhi chief coach KP Bhaskar has made talented youngsters “so insecure” t...Read More

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Rain gods may smile as Himachal battles forest fires

Shimla : Summer fires in Himachal’s grasslands and forests have caused 378 incidents, mainly in the low hills, and destroyed flora and fa...Read More

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North shivers after snowfall in Himachal

New Delhi : Fresh snowfall and rain occurred in hilly areas, including Kashmir where a fresh avalanche warning was issued on Saturday, le...Read More

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Shimla in the grip of jaundice

Shimla : The stoppage of water supply from Ashwani Khud scheme by the Himachal government seems to have no impact on the rising jaundice ...Read More

Akhil, Yadav steady Mumbai

Akhil, Yadav steady Mumbai

Mumbai : Mumbai rode on unbeaten centuries from Akhil Herwadkar and Suryakumar Yadav to pile up 370 for 2 on day one of their Group B Ran...Read More

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Himachal CM seeks copy of the FIR in assets case

New Delhi : A Delhi court on Monday asked the CBI to file its reply on Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh’s plea seeking cop...Read More

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Himachal tunnel caves in, 3 trapped for 20 hours

Shimla : At least three labourers have been trapped since Saturday evening when an under-construction tunnel near Bilaspur town in Himach...Read More

Himachal CM rejects graft charges, alleges witch-hunt

Himachal CM rejects graft charges, alleges witch-hunt

New Delhi : Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Thursday accused the Modi government of forcing the CBI register a prelimi...Read More

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Mercury rises in Himachal

Shimla:  The hills of Himachal Pradesh Wednesday witnessed a marginal rise in temperature due to sunny days, but the Met Office here has ...Read More

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Ragging victim commits suicide in Himachal

Hamirpur (HP) : A college student was found hanging from the ceiling of his hostel room and his father alleged that his son was ragged an...Read More

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