Himachal Pradesh
Icy winds envelope Himachal Pradesh

Shimla, Jan 19 (IANS) Icy winds enveloped the hills of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday with most of the places recording sub-zero temperatures.

Shimla, Manali wrapped in snow

Shimla and Manali wrapped in white blankets of snow are a treat for tourists in Himachal Pradesh. Both tourist spots received some more snowfall on Monday, a weather official said.

Over 30 houses gutted in Himachal fire

 More than 30 houses were gutted in a fire in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh early on Sunday, officials said.

Himachal sees rise in mercury, may get more snow

The hills of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday saw a marginal rise in mercury owing to cloudy conditions, but the Met office here forecast chances of more rain and snowfall in the next three days.

Himachal temple to have 1,600 kg butter idol

 Preparations started on Saturday morning for the installation of the idol of Goddess Brajeshwari Devi made of 1,600 kg of clarified butter in the famous Brajeshwari Devi temple here in Himachal Pradesh, officials said.

Himachal shivers, more snow in store

 An intense cold wave saw most parts of Himachal Pradesh shivering on Saturday with Manali at a biting minus 6.8 degrees Celsius, a day after the state saw a long sunny day.

Hundreds take dip in Himachal rivers on Makar Sankranti

Shimla, Jan 14 (IANS) Hundreds of devotees braced the cold across Himachal Pradesh on Saturday and took dips in rivers to mark the holy day of 'Makar Sankranti'.

A week on, Shimla struggles to cope with record snowfall

As heavy snowfall has eluded this erstwhile summer capital of British India in recent times, the "snow manual" of the administration, followed since the Raj, has virtually been lying in cold storage.

More snowfall in store for Himachal

An intense cold wave continued on Friday with most parts of Himachal Pradesh shivering with Manali at a minus 7 degrees Celsius, while Met office forecast "chances of more rainfall and snowfall in the state from Jan 15".

Icicles form in Shimla, sub-zero temperatures freeze HP

Icicles formed in a large part of this Himachal Pradesh capital after many years with the minimum temperature remaining below sub-zero on the sixth consecutive day on Thursday. The weathermen forecast more rain and snow later this weekend.

Shimla, Manali have more snow; mercury dips below zero in most of HP

The picturesque tourist resorts of Shimla and Manali experienced more snow on Wednesday but the state capital also saw a sunny day after four days of intermittent snowfall.

It's sunny but snow blankets Shimla, Manali

After days of snow and rain in Himachal Pradesh, it was a sunny Monday with the minimum temperature recorded at minus 0.8 degrees Celsius here.

Shimla, Manali cut off after snow; power, traffic snapped

Popular tourist destinations Shimla, Manali and Dalhousie remained cut off throughout Saturday from the rest of Himachal Pradesh following continuous snowfall, officials said.

Shimla, Manali cut off after snow, traffic hampered

Traffic to tourist destinations Shimla, Manali and Dalhousie were cut off from the rest of Himachal Pradesh on Saturday following heavy snowfall overnight, officials said.

Manali hills wrapped in snow Himachal cabinet approves deal to acquire British-era castle Mild snow near Shimla hills triggers tourist rush Dalai Lama's abode turning into concrete jungle Over 3,600 industrial units set up in Himachal in four years No white New Year's eve in Himachal, but snow expected soon Himachal plans road, ropeway to Shali Tibba temple Himachal may ring in a white New Year To enjoy snow, extend your holiday in Himachal Himachal CM lays foundation stone of international shooting range Shimla gets season's first snowfall It's mellow sunshine, no White Christmas in Himachal Himachal legislator sits on Speaker's chair, suspended from house Winter session of Himachal assembly may be stormy Himachal's Keylong shivers at minus 1.9 degrees Himachal achieves 100 per cent Aadhaar saturation IS suspect held in Himachal, planning to visit Syria IS suspect held in Himachal Sunny days and freezing nights in Himachal 'Native wisdom of hill folk can reduce adverse climate impact' (Dec 11 is International Mountain Day) In parts of Himachal, Diwali celebrations begin now! Low intensity quake hits Himachal Thank God, it's sunny, say tourists in Himachal Sunny, but nippy nights in Himachal Himachal temple offerings dip by 40 per cent Annandale ground to remain with army: Virbhadra Government ensuring availability of new currency in remote areas: Himachal CM Himachal CM hails demonetisation move DIFF: Films with distinct artistic vision to regale Dharamsala (Curtain Raiser) Campaigners oppose eviction of Himachal forest dwellers
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