• Citizens Protest Against Indian Government Order to Cull 'Vermin' Monkeys in Himachal Pradesh-Report 19 Jul 2019 13:10 Society 15:21 19.07.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): A notification by India’s Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change last week to cull “vermin” monkeys roaming in the non-forested areas of northern Himachal Pradesh state has angered both …
  • 5.5 moderate quake hits North East; epicentre near Bomdila: USGS 19 Jul 2019 11:01 The location of the earthquake. (Image: Screen shot collage from USGS) Morung Express News Dimapur | July 19 A moderate intensity earthquake measuring around 5.5 in Richter Scale shook North East India and surrounding areas on Friday afternoon around 2.52 …
  • Minor, Kidnapped Weeks Ago, Found Dead In Himachal Pradesh; Man Arrested 18 Jul 2019 23:24 On July 2, the girl's father had complained to Patlikuhal police station (Representational) Shimla: A minor girl who was kidnapped over two weeks ago was found dead in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district on Thursday and a man she was friends with has …
  • South Indian tea prices plunge as demand flags 18 Jul 2019 22:21 The price decline is more pronounced in high quality Assam tea, compared with the low to medium categories of tea. Kolkata: Average prices at the auctions of Coonoor Tea Trade Association nosedived to a new low of Rs 79.10 a kg at sale No. 28. This was …
  • Centre allows culling of monkeys in Shimla, activists protest 18 Jul 2019 21:16 NEW DELHI: Union environment ministry has declared monkeys (Rhesus Macaque) as ‘vermin’ in Himachal Pradesh, allowing local authorities to cull this animal in certain identified non-forest areas in Shimla for one year. The move has, however, attracted the …
  • Monsoon to stay active over south-west coast 18 Jul 2019 19:11 The India Met Department (IMD) has retained the outlook for ‘active’ to ‘vigorous’ monsoon conditions for Kerala and Coastal Karnataka over the next four to five days. This will be marked by rainfall at most places and heavy to very heavy and extremely …
  • Women in rural Himachal on path to prosperity 18 Jul 2019 16:44 Shimla, July 18 (IANS) Women in rural Himachal Pradesh are experiencing transformations in their livelihood with the support of initiatives of Swan Women Federation (SWF) driven by the Japan-backed Swan River Integrated Watershed Management Project in Una …
  • DIPAM writes to power ministry to explore NTPC-SJVN merger 18 Jul 2019 16:44 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The government’s sell-off department DIPAM has written to the power ministry to explore the possibility of a big-ticket merger and acquisition of NTPC and SJVN, similar to the one between oil marketing PSUs ONGC and HPCL and power …
  • Kangana Ranaut claims she has always been judged... 18 Jul 2019 12:48 NEW DELHI: Kangana Ranaut says she has always been judged by people - especially in her early days in Bollywood - and that people have always propagated "crazy stories" about her. "I have been judged, especially in my early days when I was …
  • Nagaland allocated Rs 10.74 cr for Modernization of Police Forces 18 Jul 2019 11:54 New Delhi, July 2 (MExN): As a part of Modernisation of Police Forces (MPF), the state of Nagaland has been allotted a sum of Rs 10.74 crore for 2019-20, the parliament was told on Tuesday. In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha on July 2, the …
  • Nagaland receives Rs 33.96 crore for BADP in 2018-19 18 Jul 2019 11:54 New Delhi, July 2 (MExN): The State of Nagaland received a total of Rs 33.96 crore, as a part of Border Area Development Programme (BADP), the Lok Sabha was informed today. According to figure given by Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai in a …
  • KCCB launches incentive schemes to reduce NPA: Chairman 18 Jul 2019 11:52 Dharamshala, Jul 18 () Kangra Central Co-operative Bank Thursday has launched incentive schemes for its employees to reduce NPA and enhance deposits, as it celebrates its 100th year of establishment. Many more new schemes for its customers will also be …
  • Kartarpur: A precursor of Sikh religion 18 Jul 2019 10:25 Men of all callings came to Kartarpur, drawn by Guru Nanak's message of piety and humanity. The five centuries that have elapsed since the time that Guru Nanak walked on this earth are but a blink of an eye in the history of mankind. Contemporaneous …
  • Nangal ROB project stuck in legal tangles 18 Jul 2019 08:54 Ropar, July 16 The commuters as well as residents of Nangal are likely to get only a partial relief from frequent traffic jams even after the approval of a flyover on the Sutlej near Nangal Dam and a railway overbridge (ROB) near Ajouli Mour by the Union …
  • Northern states resolve to set up common police & drug secretariat 18 Jul 2019 00:45 The proposal to have common Police and Drug Secretariat, both in physical and virtual space, was mooted by Haryana DGP Manoj Yadava. Police chiefs of the northern states on Wednesday resolved to set up a common Police and Drug Secretariat to share relevant …
  • Death Toll Rises to 13 in India Building Collapse 17 Jul 2019 20:24 Death Toll Rises to 13 in India Building Collapse NEW DELHI - Rescuers have recovered 13 bodies from the rubble of a building that collapsed in Mumbai in India’s western state of Maharashtra, officials said on Wednesday. The rescue efforts at the accident …
  • Rain turns Delhi weather pleasant, causes traffic jams 17 Jul 2019 16:42 Image Source : PTI Rain turns Delhi weather pleasant, causes traffic jams Delhi woke up to a cool and pleasant morning on Wednesday as overnight rain brought the mercury levels down, providing much-needed relief to the people even as it threw the traffic …
  • Doctors remove 33 objects including RAZORS from stomach of a man who 'grabs anything and eats it' 17 Jul 2019 10:53 Doctors have removed 33 objects, including razors and knives, from the stomach of an Indian man.    Yogesh Thakur, 30, was admitted to hospital on July 14 after he complained of severe stomach pain.  His mother, Kusma Thakur, told doctors her son would …
  • Haryana Man Falls Into Beas River In Manali While Clicking Selfie 17 Jul 2019 09:24 Shimla: A 25-year-old tourist from Haryana accidentally fell into the Beas river in Himachal Pradesh's Manali while he was taking selfies, police said Wednesday. Police and fire brigade officials immediately swung into action after being informed and …
  • Solan building collapse: 2 days after tragedy, SIT constituted, samples picked from site 17 Jul 2019 09:20 SHO, Dharampur police station, Inspector Daya Ram Thakur, said, “We urged the family to shift from the nearby building and they shifted keeping in the view their safety.” (File Photo) Two days after the death of 14 persons, including 13 JCOs posted at …
  • Haryana man falls into Beas river in Manali while taking selfie 17 Jul 2019 09:04 By PTI SHIMLA: A 25-year-old tourist from Haryana accidentally fell into the Beas river in Himachal Pradesh's Manali while he was taking selfies, police said Wednesday. Police and fire brigade officials immediately swung into action after being …
  • 4 pilgrims injured as glacier collapses in Himachal 17 Jul 2019 08:45 Shimla, July 17 (IANS) Four pilgrims were critically injured when a portion of a glacier collapsed and hit them while they were on the Shrikhand Mahadev yatra, a rock Shiva lingam, in Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu district, police said on Wednesday. The …
  • Two foreigners arrested in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district 17 Jul 2019 07:42 By PTI SHIMLA: Two foreign nationals have been arrested on charges of indecency in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district, the police said Wednesday. Nigerian national Hannah Chiwendu Christopher (34) and Albertine Chonou (27) of the Republic of Ivory Coast …
  • Mumbai building collapse LIVE UPDATES: Death toll climbs to 12, many still feared trapped 17 Jul 2019 02:08 Mumbai Dongri Building Collapse LIVE  updates: Several people are feared trapped under the debris. (Express Photo) Mumbai Dongri Building Collapse Live Updates: At least 12 people were killed and seven other others injured after a four-storey building came …
  • Death toll mounts to 55 as Assam, Bihar remain gripped with flood fury; red alert sounded in Kerala 17 Jul 2019 01:44 Image Source : PTI Death toll mounts to 55 as Assam, Bihar remain gripped with flood fury; red alert sounded in Kerala The flood fury continued in Bihar and Assam Tuesday with the death toll in the region mounting to 55, even as a red alert was sounded in …
  • Seven Dead, Seven Rescued as Multi-Storey Building Collapses in India’s Mumbai 16 Jul 2019 23:48 Seven Dead, Seven Rescued as Multi-Storey Building Collapses in India’s Mumbai MUMBAI, India – At least seven people were killed, another seven were rescued and dozens are believed to be trapped under the rubble after a four-story residential building …
  • Coach won’t pick his support staff 16 Jul 2019 23:36 Incumbent head coach Ravi Shastri, support staff Bharat Arun and Sanjay Bangar were given automatic entry into the recruitment process. (AP) In a break from the past, the head coach of Indian cricket team can’t pick his own support staff. According to a …
  • Anusuiya Uikey appointed Governor of Chhattisgarh, Biswa Bhusan Harichandan as Andhra Guv 16 Jul 2019 23:15 Image Source : TWITTER Anusuiya Uikey new Governor of Chhattisgarh President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday appointed BJP leaders Anusuiya Uikey and B.B. Harichandran as the Governors of Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh, respectively. "The President is …
  • Solan: Multi-story building, which collapsed, was once a two-room structure 16 Jul 2019 23:14 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) Solan: Multi-story building, which collapsed, was once a two-room structure 16 Jul 2019 On Sunday, a four-story building collapsed in Himachal Pradesh's Solan, killing 14 people, including 13 army personnel, and raising pertinent …
  • 60 Years Into Exile, Tibetans Say India Has Done A Lot For Them 16 Jul 2019 22:12 For Tibetans in exile, the Indian government and people of India have done a lot for Tibet. Even Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama calls himself a "son of India". However, they say if the people in Tibet were to get more autonomy within the …
  • 2 killed, 40 trapped in India building collapse 16 Jul 2019 21:03 Baku, July 16, AZERTAC At least 2 people were killed and over 40 people were feared trapped under debris as a four-story building collapsed in western Indian city of Mumbai on Tuesday, an official said, Anadolu Agency reports. Three teams of the National …
  • Sawan 2019: Start Date, End Date, Significance of Sawan month 16 Jul 2019 14:35 Sawan 2019: Sawan starts from July 17 and will continue till August 15. Sawan 2019 Start Date: Sawan is considered to be one of the holiest months of the Hindu calendar, during which devotees observe fast and worship Lord Shiva. It is the fifth lunar month …
  • Anysuya Uikey is new Chhattisgarh governor, Harishchandran to take charge of Andhra Pradesh 16 Jul 2019 14:26 President Ram Nath Kavind appoints two new governors for Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh. The Rashtrapati Bhavan Tuesday appointed former Rajya Sabha MP Anysuya Uikey as the Governor of Chhattisgarh and Biswa Bhusan Harishchandran as the Governor of Andhra …
  • 13 Assam Rifles troopers dead in Himachal building... 16 Jul 2019 10:07  15 Jul 2019 - 23:19 Indian rescuers work on a site after a multi-storey building collapsed following heavy rains near Kumarhatti, in Himachal Pradesh’s Solan district on At least eight people were killed after a house collapsed in northern India following …
  • Stage set for monsoon revival over Central India, adjoining peninsula 16 Jul 2019 09:55   The land-based monsoon trough has retreated from the Himalayan foothills and settled back into its original alignment from North-West Rajasthan to North-East Bay of Bengal this (Tuesday) morning. This sets the ground for revival of the monsoon over …
  • Mumbai building collapse LIVE UPDATES: Two dead, six injured, 12 trapped; CM orders probe 16 Jul 2019 09:45 Mumbai Dongri Building Collapse live updates: Several people are feared trapped under the debris. Mumbai Dongri Building Collapse Live Updates: At least two people were killed after a four-storey building came crashing down in Mumbai’s Dongri area on …
  • Heavy rains to hit parts of Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh; IMD issues yellow warning 16 Jul 2019 09:24 Image Source : PTI Heavy rains to hit parts of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh (Representational image) Heavy rainfall is likely to occur at isolated places in Uttarakhand's Dehradun, Haridwar, Pauri, Nainital, Pithoragarh and Udham Singh Nagar …
  • Four-Storey Building Collapses in Mumbai, Over 40 People Reportedly Trapped (Photo, Video) 16 Jul 2019 08:35 Asia & Pacific 09:59 16.07.2019(updated 10:45 16.07.2019) Get short URL Last Sunday, India Today reported that at least two people were killed and about 30 others trapped after a building collapsed in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. A four-storey …
  • At least 40 feared trapped in Mumbai building collapse 16 Jul 2019 07:47 Several people are feared trapped under the debris. At least 40 people are feared trapped under debris after a four-storey building came crashing down in Mumbai’s Dongri area on Tuesday. According to preliminary reports, the building collapsed at around 11 …
  • Delhi, Haryana likely to receive heavy rainfall today 16 Jul 2019 05:10 New Delhi : The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday predicted heavy rainfall in Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and Punjab. Apart from these states, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Assam, …
  • Floods in Bihar, Northeast kill 44; nearly 70 lakh affected 16 Jul 2019 05:02 Patna: The flood situation remained grim in parts of northeast and Bihar as the death toll mounted to 44 on Monday, with nearly 70 lakh people affected, even as North India witnessed widespread rainfall.The national capital's long wait for monsoon …
  • China wants to appropriate Dalai Lama’s succession process: Experts 16 Jul 2019 03:57 New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) With age catching up with the Dalai Lama, a question mark looms over the successor of the internationally-revered 84-year-old Buddhist monk who fled to India from Tibet 60 years ago to escape a deadly Chinese crackdown. The …
  • At Least 12 Dead in India Building Collapse 16 Jul 2019 03:27 At Least 12 Dead in India Building Collapse NEW DELHI – At least 12 people were killed, four missing and 30 injured in a building collapse due to heavy rain in northern India, police said on Monday. The building housing a restaurant on a busy highway near …
  • Monsoon batters South Asia 16 Jul 2019 01:16 Monsoon batters South Asia NEW DELHI: Fourteen people were killed when a building collapsed in northern India following heavy monsoon rains which have left more than 130 dead across South Asia, officials said on Monday. Floods and landslides caused by the …
  • Floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh displace millions, kill more than 100 15 Jul 2019 23:18 Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100, as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc. The poor Indian states of Assam and Bihar have been among the …
  • Centre set to roll out rotavirus vaccination drive in all states by September this year 15 Jul 2019 23:09 As part of the exercise, all 2.6 crore children born in India annually will be eligible to receive free of cost the vaccine that will protect them from diarrhoea. The Centre is set to roll out rotavirus vaccine in the universal immunisation programme …
  • Solan building collapse: 11 more bodies retrieved, death toll 14 15 Jul 2019 22:58 The building, Sahaj Tandoori Dhaba, situated at village Runan Gohro along the Kumarhatti-Nahan road had collapsed around 3.15 pm on Sunday. (Express Photo by Pradeep Kumar) The death toll in the Solan building collapse rose from three to 14 on Monday as 11 …
  • Delhi: Dry run ends, more rain expected in city 15 Jul 2019 22:18 At Sunder Nursery. On Tuesday, the temperature will be between 25-33°C. (Express photo by Abhinav Saha) Rain lashed Delhi and NCR Monday, making up for a significant deficit and bringing relief to people two weeks after monsoon officially arrived in the …
  • At Least Two Dead, Dozens of Army Personnel Feared Trapped as Building Collapses in India 15 Jul 2019 19:42 Asia & Pacific 18:33 14.07.2019Get short URL The building was a guest house where army personnel were having lunch at the time of the collapse. A search and rescue operation is currently underway, local media reports say. At least two people have been …
  • Seven, including six armymen, confirmed dead in Himachal building collapse 15 Jul 2019 19:16 The toll in Sunday’s collapse of a multi-storied building in Solan district of Himachal Pradesh rose to 14, with six more bodies being retrieved on Monday. Thirteen Army personnel are among the dead. “Besides the 13 defence personnel, who were all Junior …
  • 11 soldiers, civilian killed in Himachal building collapse 15 Jul 2019 18:27 SHIMLA: Eleven soldiers and a civilian were killed and 28 others rescued after a four-storey building in Himachal Pradesh's Kumarhatti town where Assam Rifles troopers were holding a party, collapsed due to rain, rescuers said on Monday. Deputy …
  • 5 States make the most of PM’s employment-generation scheme 15 Jul 2019 16:47 Out of over one crore new employees who joined the workforce as part of the Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) between August 2016 and March 2019, about 57 per cent came from five States — Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Gujarat and Haryana …
  • India: Several killed in building collapse after monsoon rains 15 Jul 2019 16:40 At least 12 people died when a three-story building collapse after monsoon rains hit an area of northern India, as monsoon rains continue to devastate South Asia. The structure near popular tourist destination Shimla in the northern state of Himachal …
  • Flooding forces thousands from homes in Myanmar 15 Jul 2019 16:23 Days of heavy monsoon rain and dangerously high river levels in Myanmar have forced more than 18,000 people from their homes and flooded at least one camp for people displaced by recent fighting, authorities and a politician said yesterday. Four towns …
  • 13 killed in India building collapse 15 Jul 2019 14:55 At least 12 Indian soldiers and a civilian were killed and 28 others injured when a four-storey building collapsed following heavy rains in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district on Sunday evening, the country's officials said today. The bodies of …
  • Rajya Sabha: BJP member suggests ‘one nation, one electricity tariff’ 15 Jul 2019 14:31 A BJP Rajya Sabha member suggested uniform electricity tariffs across the country to ensure affordable power for all. Raising the issue during the Zero Hour in the House, Swait Malik of the BJP highlighted that power tariffs varies across states. He said …
  • News24.com | Scores killed, millions displaced as monsoon batters South Asia 15 Jul 2019 13:53 More than 100 people have been killed and two million forced from their homes across Nepal, India, Pakistan and Bangladesh as rain-triggered floods and landslides left a trail of destruction in parts of South Asia. The death toll was the highest in Nepal, …
  • Scores killed, millions displaced as monsoon batters South Asia - Aljazeera.com 15 Jul 2019 13:45 More than 100 people have been killed and two million forced from their homes across Nepal, India, Pakistan and Bangladesh as rain-triggered floods and landslides left a trail of destruction in parts of South Asia. The death toll was the highest in Nepal, …
  • Monsoon Rains Leave Dozens Dead Across South Asia 15 Jul 2019 13:31 Reuters contributed to this report. NEW DELHI — At least eight people were killed when a house collapsed in northern India following heavy monsoon rain, which has left more than 85 dead across South Asia, officials said Monday. Floods and landslides caused …
  • Fourteen killed in building collapse as monsoon batters South Asia 15 Jul 2019 13:22 Fourteen people were killed when a building collapsed in northern India following heavy monsoon rains which have left more than 130 dead across South Asia, officials said Monday. Floods and landslides caused by the annual deluge have wreaked deadly havoc …
  • CMs of Himalayan states to meet on July 29 15 Jul 2019 13:16 Image Source : PTI  Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said heads of the Finance commission and Niti Aayog would also participate in the one-day conference at the hill resort of Mussoorie. A conference of Chief Ministers of the Himalayan …
  • ‘Haven’t applied for patent because want my technique to remain free for all farmers’: Subhash Palekar 15 Jul 2019 12:18 Subhash Palekar receives the Padma Shri in 2016. (File) The Union Budget’s push for Zero Budget Natural Farming to double farmers’ income is as much a testimony to the method as it is to its originator, Subhash Palekar. The 70-year-old farmer from the …
  • Solan building collapse: Three dead, 26 Army personnel rescued; NDRF deployed 15 Jul 2019 12:14 Building collapses at Kumarhatti-Nahan road in Solan, many people reported buried under the debris. (Express Photo by Pradeep Kumar) At least three Army personnel died and 26 others were rescued after a building collapsed in Kumarhatti near Solan of …
  • Kalraj Mishra appointed Himachal Pradesh governor, Acharya Devvrat sent to Gujarat 15 Jul 2019 12:07 Kalraj Mishra, who resigned as Union Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle, at his residence in New Delhi on Saturday. (Express photo: Renuka Puri) The Rashtrapati Bhavan announced the appointment of former Union …
  • Shubhalakshmi Finance aims nearly three-fold jump in loan disbursement 15 Jul 2019 12:04 Shubhalakshmi Finance, a non-banking finance company (NBFC), aims to nearly triple its loan book size to Rs 400 crore during the current financial year. During the last financial year, the company had disbursed loans to the tune of Rs 150 crore. To meet …
  • Rajya Sabha BJP member suggests one nation, one electricity tariff 15 Jul 2019 12:03 Image Source : PTI Rajya Sabha BJP member suggests one nation, one electricity tariff A BJP Rajya Sabha member on Monday suggested uniform electricity tariffs across the country to ensure affordable power for all. Raising the issue during the Zero Hour in …
  • Senior BJP leader Kalraj Mishra appointed Himachal Pradesh Governor 15 Jul 2019 11:33 Mishra was elected as an MP in 2014 LS elections from Deoria in which he had defeated BSP's Niyaj Ahmad with a huge margin. New Delhi: Veteran BJP leader Kalraj Mishra was on Monday appointed the Governor of Himachal Pradesh on Monday after incumbent …
  • Bodies recovered after monsoon causes building collapse 15 Jul 2019 10:49 0 Comments Bodies recovered after monsoon causes building collapse Independent.ie Eleven soldiers were among a dozen people killed when a three-storey building collapsed after monsoon rains struck a hilly area of northern India. https://www. …
  • Veteran BJP leader Kalraj Mishra appointed Himachal Pradesh governor 15 Jul 2019 10:47
  • Bodies recovered after monsoon causes building collapse in India 15 Jul 2019 10:43 Eleven soldiers were among a dozen people killed when a three-storey building collapsed after monsoon rains struck a hilly area of northern India. Officials said rescuers are looking for up to three people still unaccounted for after Sunday’s collapse. …
  • Capt Amrinder, Khattar discuss coordination in battle against drugs 15 Jul 2019 10:35 Haryana Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal interacting with Punjab Chief Minister, Capt. Amarinder Singh who called on him in Chandigarh. (Express Photo) Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh Friday called on his Haryana counterpart Manohar Lal Khattar …
  • Kalraj Mishra appointed Himachal Pradesh governor 15 Jul 2019 10:34
  • Kalraj Mishra appointed Himachal Pradesh Governor, Acharya Devvrat shifted to Gujarat 15 Jul 2019 09:57 PTI| Jul 15, 2019, 02.46 PM IST BCCL Mishra, 78, had resigned from the Narendra Modi-led government as Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in 2017 after he crossed the age of 75. Senior BJP leader Kalraj Mishra was Monday appointed as the …
  • House collapse kills 12 in India after monsoon rains 15 Jul 2019 09:08 AFP Published Sunday, July 14, 2019 11:57PM EDT Last Updated Monday, July 15, 2019 4:52AM EDT At least 12 people were killed when a house collapsed in northern India following heavy monsoon rain which has left more than 100 dead across South Asia, …
  • Monsoon floods kill 51 people, 4.5m affected in India – Official 15 Jul 2019 09:01 Indian Monsoon Flood Officials on Monday said that monsoon floods in India’s northern and eastern states have worsened, affecting about 4.5 million residents and leaving thousands homeless. According to the officials, 51 people have been killed in rain- …
  • 8 killed in India building collapse 15 Jul 2019 08:53 At least seven Indian soldiers and a civilian were killed and 28 injured when a four-storey building collapsed following heavy rains in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district on Sunday evening, the country's officials said today. The bodies of seven …
  • Eight killed in house collapse as monsoon toll rises across South Asia 15 Jul 2019 07:41 NEW DELHI: At least eight people were killed when a house collapsed in northern India following heavy monsoon rain which has left more than 85 dead across South Asia, officials said Monday. Floods and landslides caused by torrential downpours have killed …
  • 8 including 6 Army soldiers dead, 28 injured after building collapses in Himachal 15 Jul 2019 06:35 Shimla: At least eight people, including six Army personnel, were killed and 28 injured after a four-storey building collapsed in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district, the police said on Monday. The building, located on the Nahan-Kumarhatti road, housed a …
  • Bus accidents: Are driving, road conditions responsible? 15 Jul 2019 06:02 By Express News Service Bus accidents are increasingly becoming regular events in the country, as evidenced in 2017, when as many as 29 people were killed daily in accidents involving buses, with Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, and Kerala topping the …
  • Solan building collapse: 6 Armymen among 7 killed; Himachal CM visits site, orders probe 15 Jul 2019 05:23 Solan (Himachal Pradesh) [India], July 15 (ANI): As many as six Indian Army personnel and one civilian have died after a building collapsed in Kumarhatti in the Solan district of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. Authorities said that rescue operations, …
  • Six Armymen among seven dead after building collapses in Himachal's Solan 15 Jul 2019 04:01 By PTI SHIMLA: At least seven people, including six Army personnel, were killed and 28 injured after a four-storey building collapsed in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district, police said Monday. The building, located on the Nahan-Kumarhatti Road, housed a …
  • CDSCO declares 26 samples as NSQ and 817 samples as SQ in random sampling for June 15 Jul 2019 03:46 The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) has declared 817 drug samples as standard quality (SQ) based on analysis and testing done on 843 samples last month as part of the random sampling. However, it concluded that there were 26 samples …
  • Building collapse in Himachal kills two, Army men trapped 14 Jul 2019 22:23 Express News Service CHANDIGARH: Two people, including one Army man, were killed while 12 Army personnel were trapped inside the debris of a multi-storey building that caved in on Sunday following heavy rains near Solan on the Kumarkatti-Nahan highway in …
  • 2 dead, 14 still trapped in collapsed building in Himachal's Solan 14 Jul 2019 17:44 Shimla: From the total of 30 trapped, 18 Army men and 5 civilians rescued. 2 bodies recovered. 14 are feared to be still trapped.     #HimachalPradesh: The building that collapsed in Kumarhatti was a 'Dhaba'. 30 Army men & 7 civilians were …
  • Himachal Pradesh building collapse: 4 rescued, over 30 feared trapped 14 Jul 2019 16:34 SHIMLA: More than 30 people, including some Army personnel, are feared trapped under debris of a multi-storey building which collapsed in Himachal Pradesh's Solan district Sunday, a district official said. The Indian Army has been called for rescue …
  • Himachal: CM Thakur lays foundation stone of 33 KV Sub-station at Janjehli 14 Jul 2019 16:23 Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], July 14 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Sunday laid the foundation stone of 33 KV Sub-station at Janjehli, a project to be completed at a cost of Rs. 6 crore here. While speaking at the closing …
  • 2 dead in Solan building collapse, 12 Armymen still trapped: Himachal CM Jairam Thakur 14 Jul 2019 16:23 Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], July 14 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur said that one jawan has died while 12 Armymen are still trapped inside the debris of a building that collapsed near Kumarhatti in Solan on Sunday. Thakur said …
  • Himachal Pradesh building collapsed: 35 people, including Army soldiers, trapped 14 Jul 2019 15:23 (MENAFN - NewsBytes) Himachal Pradesh building collapsed: 35 people, including Army soldiers, trapped 14 Jul 2019 In a tragic incident, a three-storey building in Himachal Pradesh's Solan collapsed due to heavy rains on Sunday afternoon. At least 35 …
  • Himachal: 14 people including Armymen still trapped inside debris of building collapsed in Solan 14 Jul 2019 15:17 Solan (Himachal Pradesh) [India], July 14 (ANI): As many as 14 people including Armymen are still feared trapped inside the debris of the building that collapsed here on Sunday. Two bodies have been recovered from the debris. While 22 people have been …
  • Himachal: Chail road blocked in Kandaghat area after landslide 13 Jul 2019 13:19 Solan (Himachal Pradesh) [India], July 13 (ANI): Kandaghat Chail road was blocked due to a heavy landslide on Saturday after heavy rainfall in the Kandaghat area here. Receding rainwater caused a flood-like situation which also swept away a running car …
  • Woman, child killed in road mishap in Himachal Pradesh 12 Jul 2019 19:37 Bilaspur (Himachal Pradesh) [India], July 12 (ANI): A woman and child died while three others were injured after the car they were travelling in met with an accident near Naina Devi on Friday. Five people were in the car when the accident took place. The …
  • Water levels of major rivers in Uttar Pradesh on rise after heavy rains 12 Jul 2019 03:26 Image Source : PTI Water levels of major rivers in Uttar Pradesh on rise after heavy rains   Due to heavy rainfall since Wednesday, water levels in major rivers in Uttar Pradesh have started to rise. According to the Central Water Commission (CWC), water …
  • Light to moderate rains in Himachal Pradesh, 'orange' warning issued for Friday 11 Jul 2019 21:01 Image Source : PTI Light to moderate rains in Himachal Pradesh, 'orange' warning issued for Friday/ File Pic Several parts of Himachal Pradesh received light to moderate rains since Wednesday with Dalhousie gauging 45 mm of rainfall. …
  • Himachal CM seeks international airport 11 Jul 2019 17:45 New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday called on Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh here and raised the issue of setting up an international airport in the state that could also be important from strategic …
  • Himachal CM urges Nitin Gadkari to provide assistance in implementing ropeway projects in state 11 Jul 2019 13:33 Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], July 11 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday called on Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari in New Delhi and urged him to approve a grant Rs. 500 crore for the …
  • Himachal govt woos investors; 3 pvt cos ink pacts to invest Rs 1,000 cr 10 Jul 2019 17:20 New Delhi, Jul 10 () Himachal Pradesh government signed agreements to the tune of Rs 1,000 crore with three private firms here at the Global Investors Meet in the presence of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur. Thakur and Industries Minister Bikram Singh also …
  • Himachal signs pact for Rs 1,000-crore investments 10 Jul 2019 16:31 New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government on Wednesday signed memorandums of understanding of Rs 1,000 crore with three companies for investment in the state. The pacts were signed during Himachal Pradesh Global Investors Meet here in which …
  • Man held for raping minor in Himachal's Hamirpur 09 Jul 2019 03:05 Image Source : INDIA TV Man held for raping minor in Himachal's Hamirpur A man was arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl in Himachal Pradesh's Hamirpur district in January this year, police said on Saturday. The arrested accused was identified …
  • Over 4,000 road accident black spots rectified in Himachal: CM Jai Ram Thakur 08 Jul 2019 15:26 By PTI SHIMLA: Over 4,000 road accident black spots have been rectified in Himachal Pradesh, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said on Monday. A total of 48 people were killed in two road accidents in recent days in Kullu's Banjar and Jhinjhari in Shimla.  …
  • ‘Himachal Pradesh government urged to implement HC order to provide free education to disabled’ 07 Jul 2019 16:31 The High Court also ordered the state government to provide computers with Talking Software and other assistive devices to the visually disabled college students. (Representational image) Himachal Pradesh government has been urged to implement the High …