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  1. Shimla, Manali may get more snow from Dec 21Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Himachal Pradesh's popular tourist destinations of Shimla and Manali may get more snow this weekend, the weather office said Friday. A fresh western disturbance as an upper air system will hit western Himalayan region from Dec 21, said the weather office here, with chances of more rain and snow in the state.

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  2. Cold Wave Sweeps Over North India With More Snowfall, RainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Outlook

    Cold wave sweeping north India continued unabated today as snowfall in higher reaches and rains in most parts led to chilly conditions even as heavy fog at some places affected rail, road and air services. A day after rains pulled down the mercury in the national capital, maximum temperature settled seven notches below the season's average at 16 degrees Celsius.

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  3. Fresh snowfall hits ShimlaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Hindustan Times

    Tourists were delighted after fresh snowfall hit Shimla on Monday. The snow-covered city ushered in a cheerful mood, just few days before Christmas.

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  4. Pouring in the North Snow hits life in hills rain brings cheer to farmers in plainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Hindustan Times

    Most parts of Punjab and Haryana experienced intermittent rainfall from Saturday night right into the morning on Sunday, bringing cheer to farmers as the weather is good for wheat, vegetables and fruits. Though the chill seemed to have deepened and winter apparently made its arrival known finally, minimum temperatures in Haryana, Punjab and Chandigarh remained above normal.

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  5. Snow in Shimla brings promise of White ChristmasRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Newkerala.com

    Timely and continuing snow in Shimla brings along with it the sublime promise of a White Christmas, which has been elusive since 1991 when heavy snowfall occurred on Christmas Eve. Though Saturday's snowfall was moderate, it has warmed up the Yuletide spirit of the hospitality industry.

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  6. PHOTOS: North India feels the cold weather bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Rediff.com

    Cold conditions intensified in north India as Shimla and some other popular tourist spots in Himachal Pradesh received the season's first snowfall while several areas in other states experienced light showers. In Delhi, chilly conditions prevailed as the sky remained overcast and scattered rains occurred in some parts of the city which was swept by cold winds.

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  7. Over 600 tourists evacuated in Himachal PradeshRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Shimla: More than 600 tourists struck in the hills overlooking the tourist resort Manali in Himachal Pradesh due to snow have been rescued, an official said Sunday. Eighteen people were, however, still stranded and provided accommodation at Marhi, 35 km from Manali, Sub District Magistrate Vinay Dhiman told IANS over phone.

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  8. Snow continues in Himachal, affects traffic movementRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Newkerala.com

    Moderate to heavy snowfall continued in Himachal Pradesh for the second day Sunday, hampering the movement of traffic on most of the roads, especially in upper Shimla and Manali area. The government advised people not to venture to the higher reaches over the next 12 hours.

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  9. Shimla, Manali get season's first snow, more in storeRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Newkerala.com

    Popular tourist destinations Shimla and Manali Saturday received the season's first snowfall, while the lower hills across Himachal Pradesh were lashed by rain, bringing the temperature down by several notches. Hoteliers have cheered up with the timely snowfall in the hope that tourists will come in large numbers in the coming days.

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  10. Shimla gets seasons first snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Hindustan Times

    Popular tourist destination Shimla and its nearby areas on Saturday received the season's first snowfall, while the lower hills across Himachal Pradesh were lashed by rain, bringing the temperature down by several notches. Tourist spots near Shimla, such as Kufri, Fagu and Narkanda also experienced mild snowfall, turning the hill stations even more picturesque.

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  11. Shimla gets season's first snowfallRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Big News Network.com

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  12. Tourist resorts in HP receive intermittent snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Hindustan Times

    The cold continue to tighten grip as the high altitude hills in Himachal Pradesh including tourist resort Narkanda on Saturday experienced a mild spell of snowfall and the lower alleviations received mild rain in the early morning. State capital Shimla also received snowflakes with rain in wee hours.

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  13. Unregulated tourism takes toll on Naldehra hill's ecosystemRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Newkerala.com

    Increasing footfalls and unregulated movement of horses are taking a toll on the fragile ecosystem of Naldehra, located at a height of 2,044 metres, in Himachal Pradesh. The impact on environment includes degradation of vegetation and deodar trees, pollution and accumulation of waste, officials say.

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  14. Two Shimla resorts booked for encroaching forest landRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Newkerala.com

    The Himachal Pradesh government has initiated action against two private tourist resorts for encroaching upon forest land in Mahasu peak area, a tourist spot on the outskirts of Shimla, a court heard Wednesday. The deputy commissioner of Shimla, in a report placed before a Himachal Pradesh High Court division bench of Chief Justice Mansoor Ahmad Mir and Justice Tarlok Singh Chauhan, said Mahasu Peak Resorts and Kufri Fun Campus Adventure Park have encroached upon forest land.

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  15. Himachal's Keylong freezes at minus 2.1 degreesRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Higher parts of Himachal Pradesh Monday stayed below freezing point with Keylong, headquarters of Lahaul-Spiti district, being the coldest with a minimum temperature of minus 2.1 degrees Celsius, the season's lowest. The local meteorological office said the minimum temperature plummeted by one to two degrees across the state despite no fresh snowfall or rain in the past 24 hours.

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  16. Air Deccan keen to start flights to HimachalRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Nerve News

    Budget airline Air Deccan Friday expressed interest in starting to-and-fro fights from Delhi and Chandigarh to three tourist destinations in Himachal Pradesh, a statement said. Chairman and managing director of Air Deccan G.R. Gopinath met Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh here at the investors' meet and offered to start multiple fights to Shimla, Kullu and Dharamsala from Delhi and Chandigarh, a government statement said.

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  17. The Shimla-Kalka Toy Train is one the most beautiful railways in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A railway just 2ft 6ins wide and at its peak perched more than 2,000 metres above sea level, the Shimla-Kalka line connects a colonial past to the India we now know: the butter chicken, rickshaws, and Taj Mahal of the Golden Triangle.

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  18. In Kullu Valley, 534 gods 'live' with people, says bookRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | Nerve News

    Shimla, Oct 19 - They travel, play, get angry and demand penance. They are the 534 live gods and goddesses of the picturesque Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh, says a new book.

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  19. Rain in Himachal brings down mercuryRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | Nerve News

    The hills of Himachal Pradesh Tuesday saw drop in temperature due to rainfall. The state capital recorded a low of 8.8 degrees Celsius, a fall from Monday's 12.3 degrees.

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  20. Hundreds of Himachal livestock get reprieve from slaughterRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Hundreds of goats and sheep in Himachal Pradesh are expected to get a repreive after Diwali with the successful enforcing of a high court ban on their sacrifice for religious purposes. This was evident from the centuries-old Kullu Dussehra that fell immediately after the ban was imposed when the local authorities managed to convince the Kardar Sangh, which comprises representatives of the deities, to forgo the practice to appease the gods.

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