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  1. Shimla receives fresh snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Times of India

    The picturesque tourist spot Shimla in Himachal Pradesh received fresh snowfall. As the state received continuous snowfall and rainfall for 24 hours, temperatures remained below freezing point.

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  2. Shimla, Manali receive more snowRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Nerve News

    The picturesque tourist resorts of Shimla and Manali received more snow on Monday as the temperatures remained below the freezing point at most places in Himachal Pradesh, a weather official said. Kalpa in Kinnaur district was the coldest in the state with a low of minus 5.6 degrees Celsius.

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  3. Manali, Kalpa in Himachal get more snowRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Newkerala.com

    The picturesque tourist resorts Manali and Kalpa in Himachal Pradesh Wednesday saw more snow which lent the resorts and its neighbouring areas a more beautiful look. The minimum temperature recorded at Kalpa, some 250 km from the state capital, was minus 4 degrees Celsius with 11 cm snow, the weather office here said.

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  4. RTI, a weapon for personal use in Himachal?Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Newkerala.com

    The Right to Information Act is fast turning into a weapon for government employees to settle professional scores in Himachal Pradesh. Though the maintainability of the pleas filed by one government employee against another for information pertaining to professional conduct is debatable, the filing of such "frivolous" or "personal-in-nature" applications is on the rise despite a state information commission directive in this regard.

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  5. Himachal to get more snowfall next weekRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | Newkerala.com

    The hills of Himachal Pradesh, which saw snow and rain in the past four days, would be in line for more precipitation next week, said the Met office. "The western disturbances will be quite active in the Himalayan region and its adjoining plains from Feb 23, which would ultimately bring more rainfall and snowfall," an official of the meteorological department told IANS.

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  6. No fresh swine flu case in HimachalRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Newkerala.com

    There was no fresh case of swine flu Friday in Himachal Pradesh, though 16 positive cases and three deaths have been recorded till date in the state, a health official said. Sixteen of the total 63 suspected cases have been found positive for this disease in Himachal Pradesh, state surveillance officer Rajesh Guleri told IANS.

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  7. Indian Summers: Visiting the town made famous by the Channel 4 seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Independent

    At first I blamed the monkeys. It had been with an inward smile that I'd read that a new series about the twilight years of the Raj that would be coming to our television screens.

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  8. Shimla and 'Indian Summers': The mountain resort that was all the RajRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Independent

    Harriet O'Brien is a travel writer and award-winning author. Her first book Forgotten Land, a rediscovery of Burma was published just before she joined The Independent, her second Queen Emma and Vikings, a few years after she left.

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  9. Dalai Lama's abode to be linked with ropewayRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Newkerala.com

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama's abode at McLeodganj in Himachal Pradesh, which has gained prominence for attracting a steady stream of Tibet enthusiasts, Buddhist scholars and backpackers, would be linked with a ropeway, an official said here Friday. The cabinet meeting, chaired by Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, approved three ropeways.

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  10. Alliance Air conducts test-flight to ShimlaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Newkerala.com

    The national carrier Air India's subsidiary Alliance Air Wednesday conducted a test-flight to restart regular service between New Delhi and Himachal Pradesh's capital, an airport official said. The trial run of a 42-seat plane was successful and the scheduled flights are likely to start by this month, airport in-charge Parvindra Tiwari told IANS.

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  11. Sunny Wednesday in Himachal after days of snowRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Nerve News

    Two days after moderate to heavy snowfall in Himachal Pradesh, it was a bright sunny Wednesday. It is bright and sunny after two days of widespread snow and rain in the state, an official of Met department told IANS here.

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  12. Snow trekking thrills tourists in ShimlaRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    A fresh spell of snow in Himachal Pradesh state attracted a large number of tourists and adventure sports lovers to undertake snow trekking in the serene beauty of the picturesque valley. Snow trekking is a popular adventure sport among tourists in Shimla.

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  13. Himachal may get more snow, rainRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The hills of Himachal Pradesh might get more snowfall and rain in the coming week, a weather official said here Saturday. "There are chances of widespread rainfall and snowfall at most places in the state between Feb 2 and 3," an official of the meteorological office told IANS.

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  14. Himachal reels under frigid cold conditions light snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Intensive cold wave prevailed in the tribal and high altitude areas of Himachal Pradesh with sub-zero temperatures and moderate snowfall recorded in most parts of the hill state. Keylong and Kalpa in Lahaul and Spiti and Kinnaur districts experienced the coldest night of the season with minimum temperatures dropping by three to five degrees to settle at minus 14.2 degrees Celsius and minus 8.7 degrees Celsius.

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  15. Himachal Pradeshnbspexperiences snowfall again mercury plummetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Cold wave intensified across Himachal Pradesh as higher altitude areas received mild snowfall, while lower reaches were lashed by rain. On Tuesday, fog engulfed the town.

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  16. Higher reaches experiences fresh snow mercury plummets in HPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Cold wave intensified across the Himachal Pradesh as higher altitude areas received mild snowfall while lower and middle hills were lashed by mild rain. Met department had predicted dry weather till January 26 but the nature proved weatherman wrong as several parts of the state received light rain and snowfall started at higher reaches on Monday evening.

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  17. Shimla records season's coldest at minus two degreesRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Himachal Pradesh state capital Shimla Friday experienced more snow after two days of intermittent rainfall with the minimum temperature recorded at minus 2 degrees Celsius, the season's lowest. The temperatures remained below the freezing point at most places in the state with widespread snow and rain, an official of the meteorological office here told IANS, adding that the western disturbances would withdraw Saturday.

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  18. Snowfall keeps mercury below freezing in HimachalRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    More snowfall in the picturesque tourist resorts of Manali and Kalpa and the higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh Thursday kept the temperatures below freezing point, a weatherman said here Thursday. However, there was widespread rainfall in the low and mid hills, said an official.

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  19. Snow avalanche alert in HimachalRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    A threat of snow avalanche looms over the higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh with the weather office predicting heavy snow Jan 22, an official said Tuesday. "We are advising the people not to venture out in snow-bound areas of Solang, Beas Kund, Nehru Kund, Gulaba, Marhi in upper Manali between Jan 22 and 23," Kullu Deputy Commissioner Rakesh Kanwar told IANS.

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  20. Himachal to get more snow, rainRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | Nerve News

    The hills of Himachal Pradesh might experience more rains and snowfall this week, a weather official said here Sunday. There are chances of rainfall and snowfall at most places in the state from Jan 21 to 22, an official at the meteorological office told IANS.

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