Gulmarg Gondola soars high, carries 9L tourists this year

Srinagar, Nov. 26 -- Over nine lakh tourists enjoyed trips of Gulmarg Gondola, out of Asia's highest aerial tramways located in north Kashmir, November this year. According to officials, the number of... Read More

HP's paddy procurement at record-high of 20,993 MT

Shimla, Nov. 26 -- The farmers in Himachal are reaping benefits as the paddy procurement in the state has surpassed last year's purchase to touch 20,993 MT, officials said on Saturday. Farmers have s... Read More

Virendra Bhatt elected Mandi mayor

Shimla, Nov. 26 -- Former deputy mayor and councillor from ward number two, Virendra Bhatt, has been elected as the mayor of Mandi. The election held on Saturday at the municipal corporation office au... Read More

Himachal labourers protest over online attendance for MGNREGA

Shimla, Nov. 26 -- The labourers and farmers, under umbrella of Centre of Indian Trade Union (CITU), held a sit-in outside the state secretariat, seeking removal of the rider for online attendance in ... Read More

Rs.925-cr loan scheme to boost agri infra in HP

Shimla, Nov. 26 -- To improve the agricultural infrastructure in Himachal, farmers are set to have access Rs.925 crore in loans to establish cold storage, processing units, warehouses and packaging un... Read More

'Tunnel rescue op halted again, could be delayed'

Silkyara(Uttarkashi), Nov. 26 -- With the auger machine encountering obstacles time and again, the rescue operation to pull out 41 workers trapped in the Silkyara-Barkot tunnel for the past two weeks ... Read More

life in jail for four convicts in 2008 murder of Delhi journalist

New Delhi, Nov. 26 -- A court in Delhi on Saturday sentenced four convicts to life imprisonment for the 2008 murder of television journalist Soumya Vishwanathan. The fifth convict was sent to three ye... Read More

Delhi sees another toxic Nov as AQI stays 'severe'

New Delhi, Nov. 26 -- The Capital on Saturday morning recorded an Air Quality Index (AQI) of 417 in the lower end of the 'severe' category around 10am, similar to the average 24-hour AQI reported a da... Read More

Police on look out for 2 other accused

Dehradun/Patna, Nov. 25 -- Uttarakhand police have launched a manhunt to arrest two other accused in connection with the robbery at a jewellery showroom that took place on November 9 in Dehradun, offi... Read More

Accused led lavish lifestyles, spent Rs.80 cr on plots, flats: SIT

Dharamshala, Nov. 25 -- The special investigation team (SIT) inquiry into the Himachal cryptocurrency fraud has exposed a web of lavishness and deceit. The accused in the case, across Mandi, Hamirpur ... Read More