• Indian Air Force rescues 2 trekkers in Himachal 25 May 2019 14:55 Shimla, May 25 (IANS) Two injured trekkers from a seven-member team from West Bengal were airlifted to safety from the high mountains of Himachal Pradesh by the Indian Air Force on Saturday while four others were rescued on foot. One trekker Jevaasheesh …
  • Spoons, knife removed from man's stomach 25 May 2019 11:13 25 May 2019, 10:37AM ISTSource: ANIEight spoons, two toothbrushes, one knife and a nail were the items that were removed during the operation from the stomach of the 35-year-old patient, who is said to be a mentally-ill person. This was a unique medical …
  • Planning a summer getaway? Head to these adventure holiday destinations in India 25 May 2019 10:18 Escape to one of these places if you are looking to enjoy this summer. With the summer heat increasing and the humidity levels rising, escaping to a place where the whether is pleasant seems like the perfect thing to do. India is home to some exciting …
  • Spoons, knife, toothbrush, screwdriver recovered from man’s stomach 25 May 2019 10:09 Category: India, News, Top Stories Posted by Rasia Hashmi Published: May 25, 2019, 3:13 pm IST Updated: May 25, 2019, 3:13 pm IST Mandi: Doctors removed eight spoons, two screwdrivers, two toothbrushes, a kitchen knife and a door latch from the stomach of …
  • Himachal man with spoons, knife, rod in stomach 25 May 2019 09:48 Mandi, May 25 (IANS) In a bizarre incident, a man in Himachal Pradesh was found with seven spoons, two toothbrushes, two screwdrivers, a metal rod and a knife in his stomach. The mentally-challenged man was being treated at the Lal Bahadur Shastri …
  • Medics remove eight spoons and a knife from patient’s intestine 25 May 2019 08:29 Warning: Graphic image An array of spoons, toothbrushes, screwdrivers, a knife and a rod were found inside the man’s stomach (Picture: Newslions.com)Doctors were left baffled after discovering several spoons and a knife among other items in a patient’s …
  • Himachal Pradesh: Doctors remove kitchen knife, toothbrush, spoons from man's stomach 25 May 2019 07:12 By ANI MANDI (Himachal Pradesh): Doctors removed eight spoons, two screwdrivers, two toothbrushes, a kitchen knife and a door latch from the stomach of a mentally ill man in Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh on Friday. The 35-year-old man was admitted to …
  • Himachal Pradesh: Spoons, knife, toothbrush, screwdriver found in man's stomach 25 May 2019 06:32 A few days back, the man, who has been identified as Karn Sen, had complained of having a pimple in his stomach. Mandi: Doctors removed eight spoons, two screwdrivers, two toothbrushes, a kitchen knife and a door latch from the stomach of a mentally ill …
  • Spoons, Screwdrivers, Knife Found In Man's Stomach In Himachal Pradesh 25 May 2019 06:26 An X-ray test revealed that there were several objects inside the man's stomach. Mandi: In a rare case, the surgeons have removed eight spoons, two screwdrivers, two toothbrushes, a kitchen knife and a door latch from a man's stomach in Himachal …
  • Lok Sabha elections: How India voted 25 May 2019 03:29 When over 60 million people across region, language, religion, caste, gender and other identities come out to elect a government for five years, they leave behind a rich footprint of preferences and behaviours. This time, more than in 2014, the voting …
  • The Unifier-III: Hindu Hriday Samrat Modi (IANS Exclusive) 25 May 2019 03:16 New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) PM Modi’s populist development model working well in conjunction with Hindutva Plus sits well with the sequential progression that India’s body politic seems to be taking. For politicians from the Samajwadi Party and Mamata …
  • Lok Sabha election results: BJP won 303 seats, was main contender in another 72 25 May 2019 02:47 BJP workers celebrate in Lucknow on Thursday. (Expres photo: Vishal Srivastav) Apart from the 303 seats the BJP won on Thursday, the party was in serious contention in another 72 constituencies where it was the runner-up, Election Commission of India data …
  • Lok Sabha election results: BJP sweeps and gains 25 May 2019 01:07 Prime Minister Narendra Modi with senior BJP leader L K Advani in New Delhi, Friday. (PTI) West Bengal: 42 Lok Sabha seats The BJP increased its tally from 2 to 18 and its vote share from 16.8 per cent to 40.3 per cent. While the TMC’s tally dipped by 12, …
  • Congress draws a blank in 18 states, Union territories 25 May 2019 00:21 The Congress has drawn a blank in 18 states and Union Territories -- an indicator of its decimation in the Lok Sabha polls. This is the Congress’ second straight rout in Lok Sabha elections after it was decimated in the 2014 polls when the party ended up …
  • After BJP’s victory, party treasurer cherishes his house where Modi lived 24 May 2019 22:43 Raj Kishore shows PM’s old photos at his residence. Jaipal Singh TWO HOUSES in Panchkula’s Sector 7 are shinning with decoration lights since Thursday’s declaration of Lok Sabha results. Besides the party’s grand success, for the house owner Raj Kishore — …
  • Modi begins talks for new cabinet 24 May 2019 21:02 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was set to hold talks yesterday to form a new cabinet to tackle a stuttering economy and other challenges facing his second term after winning a big majority. According to a statement from office of president of India, …
  • LS polls: UPA performance only marginally better than last time 24 May 2019 20:59 [India], May 24 (ANI): Congress managed to add only eight seats to its tally of 44 it had won in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, marking its second consecutive electoral debacle in five years. Last elections were the worst for the Congress when it got the …
  • A surreal dance act 24 May 2019 18:41 What would one ideally expect from a dance production titled Tales from the Bull and the Tiger? Surprisingly, it turned out to be a classical dance production with a futuristic touch. Led by the Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi dancer Ananda Shankar Jayant and …
  • Himachal to face by-elections in two Assembly seats 24 May 2019 18:09 Shimla, May 24 (IANS) Two seats in the Himachal Pradesh legislative assembly will face by-election as two legislators have been elected to the Lok Sabha. The BJP had fielded two legislators, one of them a Cabinet minister, in the Lok Sabha battle in one of …
  • Mulayam's wish comes true: 197 sitting MPs retain seats in 2019 LS polls 24 May 2019 15:24 New Delhi: A total of 197 sitting MPs, including 27 women parliamentarians, from the 2014 Lok Sabha polls have managed to retain their seats this general election. Kiren Rijiju, Jual Oram, Raja Mohan Singh, Nitin Gadkari and Babul Supriyo are among over …
  • Four new SC judges administered oath of office taking total to full strength of 31 24 May 2019 14:50 Justices B R Gavai, Surya Kant, Aniruddha Bose and A S Bopanna were administered the oath of office by the CJI in court number 1 in the presence of several other sitting apex court judges. Four new judges of the Supreme Court were administered the oath of …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Party-wise and State-wise results 24 May 2019 13:56 Counting of votes for the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections 2019 began Thursday morning across the country. Election Commission officials said results are expected only by late evening. The fate of as many as 8,040 candidates will be decided today when the …
  • LS polls: NDA wins 352 seats, BJP crosses 300 mark 24 May 2019 13:48 [India], May 24 (ANI): With the official count in the Lok Sabha elections over on Friday, the BJP has secured 303 seats, which is 22 more than it got in the 2014 elections and along with its allies the NDA took its tally up to 351 in the 17th Lok Sabha. …
  • Four new SC judges administered oath of office, apex court strength reaches 31  24 May 2019 09:18 By PTI NEW DELHI: Four new judges of the Supreme Court were on Friday administered the oath of office by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi. With the swearing in of the four judges, the number of judges in the Supreme Court stands at 31, the full …
  • BJP sweeps all 4 seats in Himachal despite over 33,000 NOTA votes 24 May 2019 09:08 Image Source : PTI More than 33,000 NOTA voters in Himachal Pradesh Himachal Pradesh saw more than 33,000 voters who pressed for the 'none of the above' (NOTA) option. According to an election official, as many as 33,008 voters chose the NOTA …
  • Rains bring down mercury in Himachal 24 May 2019 08:47 Category: India Posted by Shameen Published: May 24, 2019, 11:30 am IST Updated: May 24, 2019, 11:30 am IST Shimla: Rains brought down temperatures in Himachal Pradesh on Friday, bringing cheers to thousands of tourists who have thronged the hill stations …
  • A new morning for Amethi, says Smriti Irani after landslide victory over Rahul Gandhi 24 May 2019 08:00 Palampur: Union Minister Smriti Irani addresses a BJP rally ahead of the final phase of 2019 Lok Sabha elections, in Himachal Pradesh's Palampur, on May 15, 2019.IANS [Representational Image] BJP leader from Uttar Pradesh's Amethi constituency …
  • Saffron surge breaches Mamata Banerjee bastion 24 May 2019 07:50 West Bengal couldn't be immune to the saffron surge. Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): May 24, 2019 11:30am Mamata Banerjee-ruled West Bengal could not remain immune to the …
  • INDIA DECIDES FOR MODI SARKAR 2.0 24 May 2019 05:06 "India wins yet again!" tweeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi as it became clear that Congress, India's oldest political party that had mounted a major challenge to him, was set to be routed, winning just marginally more seats than the 44 it …
  • This Election, No Party Could Deceive India In The Veil of Secularism, Says PM Narendra Modi In Victory Speech 24 May 2019 03:58 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday led his Bharatiya Janata Party to a super-sized victory for a second term in office. The party was all set to breach the 300-seat mark on its own. In his victory speech, Modi he promised to devote "every moment …
  • Modi’s saffron tsunami puts India on a revivalist course 24 May 2019 03:14 Modi’s saffron tsunami puts India on a revivalist course By Imtiaz Alam Prime Minister Narendra Modi, addressing his victory rally, has boasted that “no party could dare talk of secularism” after its exposure at the hands of “pseudoto secularists”. …
  • Resounding win for BJP, breaks new grounds in WB, Odisha 24 May 2019 01:43 New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Riding high on the planks of muscular nationalism and anti-Congressism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday secured a resounding mandate for the second consecutive term as BJP crossed the 300 mark by breaking new …
  • Modi Wave Paints India Saffron 24 May 2019 00:25 NEW DELHI — Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday led his Bharatiya Janata Party to a super-sized victory for a second term in office, as his nationalism matra, security and a New India was wholeheartedly embraced by voters across large swathes of the …
  • Lok Sabha election results: Turfed out at home, 19 states/UTs, first rumblings in Congress 24 May 2019 00:07 Rahul Gandhi lost to Smriti Irani in Amethi after 15 years. (Express photo: Anil Sharma) Drawing a blank in as many as 19 states and Union Territories and managing only 52 seats elsewhere, the Congress Thursday suffered a humiliating defeat yet again in …
  • Lok Sabha election results: Vote surge from 17 cr to 22 cr scripts BJP’s historic victory 24 May 2019 00:07 PM Modi at BJP headquarters in New Delhi. (Express photo: Praveen Khanna) RIDING a wave that swept aside a formidable Opposition alliance in Uttar Pradesh and breached a fortress in West Bengal, the Bharatiya Janata Party, under the leadership of Prime …
  • Lok Sabha election results: BJP wins all Himachal seats 23 May 2019 23:55 n Hamirpur, Anurag Thakur’s victory by a margin of 3.99 lakh votes signalled at the revival of Prem Kumar Dhumal. The BJP on Thursday won all the four Lok Sabha seats in Himachal Pradesh. The Congress drew a blank for the second consecutive time in the …
  • Amarinder Singh stops the Modi wave 23 May 2019 23:16 Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Badal won from Firozpur and his wife Union minister Harsimrat Kau Badal retained Bhatinda. New Delhi: The only state in northern India where the impact of the Modi wave seems to have been contained to some extent is Punjab where the …
  • BJP storms back to power with overwhelming majority 23 May 2019 21:56 Riding on muscular nationalism and a strident anti-Congress plank spearheaded by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the BJP on Thursday got an overwhelming majority in the Lok Sabha, crossing on its own the 300 mark while storming back to power for the second …
  • Modi magic steers BJP to historic win in Lok Sabha polls, opposition crushed (Roundup) 23 May 2019 20:32 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday led the BJP to a stunning and historic victory in the Lok Sabha battle, with the ruling party itself set to win 303 seats in a marked improvement over its 2014 showing that left the …
  • Modi's successive triumph will enhance his international status 23 May 2019 20:17 (MENAFN - NewsIn.Asia) "> By Dr. Swaran Singh/newsin.asia Thursday saw general elections results for 543 seats of the Lower House of the Indian Parliament re-enforcing Exit Poll predictions which had set television screens on fire earlier in …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • People of India have decided: Rahul Gandhi accepts defeat 23 May 2019 16:51 People of India have decided: Rahul Gandhi accepts defeat Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, staring at the face of defeat in his family bastion Amethi and in India, has humbly accepted defeat. In a televised press conference on Thursday evening, he said he did …
  • Modi magic sweeps Lok Sabha 23 May 2019 16:40 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday led the BJP to a stunning victory in the Lok Sabha battle, with the ruling party itself set to win 303 seats in a marked improvement over its 2014 showing that left the opposition dazed and demoralized. …
  • Live: Modi dedicates victory to people of the country 23 May 2019 16:10 Modi, Sonia win with strong margins, while Rahul Gandhi loses Amethi. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 345 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 7:50pm …
  • BJP retains all four Himachal seats with record margins (Fourth Lead) 23 May 2019 15:52 Shimla, May 23 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Himachal Pradesh on Thursday retained all the four Lok Sabha seats in the state as its candidates won by a record huge margins, election officials said. Hamirpur sitting MP Anurag Thakur, …
  • No Congress MPs in 18 states/UTs, half-a-dozen ex-CMs bite dust 23 May 2019 14:39 If one drives from Jammu and Kashmir to Tamil Nadu, one will not find a Congress MP in half-a-dozen of states. The party has scored a nil in 18 states and union territories in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The Congress losers include eight chief ministers …
  • We have lost, Modi has won: Virbhadra Singh 23 May 2019 14:26 Image Source : PTI Modi has won, Congress has lost: Virbhadra Singh Prime Minister Narendra Modi has won the parliamentary elections while the Congress has lost, six-time Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister and Congress leader Virbhadra Singh said on Thursday. …
  • India elections 2019 live: Rahul Gandhi... 23 May 2019 12:38 Modi extends lead to over 4,36,000 votes in Varanasi. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 345 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 4.21pm Rahul Gandhi …
  • 'India wins yet again', tweets Modi as he looks sets to become PM 'yet again' 23 May 2019 12:22 Image Source : PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modi all set to record historic win Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is set for a second consecutive term as the premier of the nation, has expressed gratitude towards the people for their support and faith. In a …
  • Modi has won, Congress has lost: Virbhadra Singh 23 May 2019 11:53 Category: India, News Posted by sana Published: May 23, 2019, 4:39 pm IST Updated: May 23, 2019, 4:39 pm IST Shimla: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has won the parliamentary elections while the Congress has lost, six-time Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister and …
  • BJP set for clean sweep in Himachal Pradesh again 23 May 2019 11:49
  • Initial trend shows BJP heading towards clean sweep in Himachal Pradesh 23 May 2019 11:48
  • BJP set for clean sweep in Himachal Pradesh 23 May 2019 11:47
  • Lok Sabha results: How Telangana, Bengal vaulted BJP over UP losses 23 May 2019 10:56 The BJP’s penetration in West Bengal and Telangana reflects the party’s commitment to clinch electoral victory. Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party reversed its Assembly losses in the Hindi heartland states, kept its strong hold on bastions and made …
  • India elections 2019 results live: BJP leads in 300 seats 23 May 2019 10:48 Rahul Gandhi trailing by over 15,000 votes against Smriti Irani in Amethi. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 345 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 2: …
  • NHRC takes suo motu cognizance of media report on class 6 student death in Himachal Pradesh 23 May 2019 10:04 [India], May 22 (ANI): National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, India has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report about the death of a class sixth student in a Himachal Pradesh school due to alleged delay in providing medical care to him on Wednesday. …
  • NaMo set to retain power, opposition stunned (National) (Fourth Lead) 23 May 2019 09:53 New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) In a stunning electoral showing, the BJP led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Thursday set to retain power for another five years after making a sweep of the Lok Sabha battle and mauling the opposition. So stunning was the …
  • Indian elections live: BJP leads in 300 seats,... 23 May 2019 09:23 Coalition led by PM Modi's alliance expected to win second term. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 349 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election (click here for infographic): 1:15pm …
  • Roads, boats and elephants: How India mobilized a million polling stations 23 May 2019 09:19 (Reuters) - India’s seven-phase general election, the world’s largest democratic exercise, has come to an end after 39 days. Election staff carrying Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines and an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) board a boat to …
  • Indian elections live: Rahul leads by 2.44 lakh... 23 May 2019 08:32 Rahul Gandhi is emerging as a clear winner in the southern tea district of Wayanad now. Leads + results: BJP and allies - 338 | Congress and allies - 92 Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election: 12:10pm Rahul …
  • Indian elections live: BJP makes good gains in... 23 May 2019 07:21 Mamata Banerjee jolted as BJP is leading with 16 seats. Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election: 11:00am #WestBengal: Union Minister and BJP leader Babul Supriyo leading from Asansol, BJP's Arjun Singh leading …
  • Himachal Pradesh Lok Sabha Results 2019: BJP set to win all four seats in HP 23 May 2019 07:01
  • Indian elections live: Modi leads in Varanasi by... 23 May 2019 06:19 Security has been heightened outside BJP headquarters in Delhi. Latest updates as votes are counted for India's seven-phase Lok Sabha election: 10:05am PM Narendra Modi leads in Varanasi by 1.5 lakh votes. 10:00am BJP leader Dr Sambit Patra leading by …
  • Himachal Pradesh Lok Sabha Results 2019: BJP surges ahead in all four seats 23 May 2019 05:34
  • NHRC notice to Himachal Pradesh government, DGP over death of school boy in Kangra 22 May 2019 17:39 By PTI NEW DELHI: The National Human Rights Commission Wednesday sent a notice to the Himachal Pradesh government and the state's police chief over reports of death of a class 6 student due to alleged delay in providing medical care to him after he was …
  • Jeetendra's sexual assault case: Himachal Pradesh HC quashes FIR, says complaint was "mala fide" 22 May 2019 13:33 JeetendraVarinder Chawla Last year, in February, a 47-year-old cousin of veteran actor Jeetendra, had filed a police complaint against the actor for sexually assaulting her in a hotel room in Shimla. She had claimed that the incident took place on the …
  • Himachal HC quashes FIR against Jeetendra in sexual assault case 22 May 2019 10:07 Jeetendra had approached the High Court requesting that the FIR be quashed. The Himachal Pradesh High Court on Monday quashed an FIR against actor Jeetendra, in which a cousin of the actor had levelled allegations of being sexually assaulted by him at a …
  • 72.25% Himachal voters cast vote to select four MPs 20 May 2019 16:02 Shimla, May 20 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh registered 72.25 per cent polling, which was 7.80 per cent higher than 64.45 per cent witnessed in 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Chief Electoral Officer Devesh Kumar said, here on Monday. Of the 52,62,126 voters in the …
  • Himachal Pradesh: Election officials mistaken dust for smoke in poll strong room, call fire fighters 20 May 2019 12:03 Image Source : PTI Himachal Pradesh: Election officials mistaken dust for smoke in poll strong room Panic was witnessed in the strong room in Himachal Pradesh's Reckong Peo Monday morning after what appeared to be smoke, was detected in the CCTV camera …
  • Qatar- 102-year-old casts ballot in Himachal 19 May 2019 22:29 (MENAFN - Gulf Times) Shyam Saran Negi, a 102-year-old voter who participated in India's first general elections in 1951-52, cast his ballot yesterday at a picturesque hamlet in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh as elections were held to elect four …
  • World's highest poll booth in village of Himachal Pradesh records 132 per cent voting 19 May 2019 20:24 Shimla: It may be strange but true! The world’s highest polling station at 15,256 feet in Tashiganag village of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday recorded an unbelievable, 132 per cent voter turn out — all valid votes. Against merely 49 registered voters figuring …
  • Himachal Pradesh: EC announces ex-gratia of Rs 15 lakh to kin of 3 polling officials who died on duty 19 May 2019 19:20 The Election Commission has announced an ex-gratia of Rs. 15 lakh each to the next of the kin of three polling officials of Himachal Pradesh who died on election duty in the Lok Sabha elections. The deceased officials are Vineet Kumar, Devi Singh and Lot …
  • Himachal Pradesh poll: 143% voter turn out in world's highest polling booth 19 May 2019 17:35 It is strange but true! The world's highest polling station at 15,256 feet in Tashigang village of Himachal Pradesh Sunday recorded an unbelievable 142.85 per cent voter turn out. And all votes were duly declared valid. In another unique feature of the …
  • 103-year-old man casts vote for 32nd time since 1951 in Himachal's Kalpa 19 May 2019 17:11 Hundred and three-year-old Shyam Saran Negi cast his vote yesterday for the 32nd time since 1951 when he had first exercised his franchise. And he cast his vote at the same polling booth at the village Kalpa in Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh. Negi has voted in …
  • LS polls: 56.55 pc voter turnout till 4 in Himachal Pradesh 19 May 2019 16:04 [India] May 19 (ANI): An estimated voter turnout of 56.55 per cent was recorded till 4 pm on Sunday in four parliamentary constituencies across Himachal Pradesh where over 50 lakh voters are likely to cast their votes in the last phase of Lok Sabha …
  • Three government employees on poll duty die in Himachal Pradesh 19 May 2019 15:36 Three government employees died on poll duty in Himachal Pradesh on Saturday, due to different ailments, a State election official said. Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has expressed grief over the death of the three officials deployed on the election duty …
  • Nearly 69% polling in Himachal (Fourth Lead) 19 May 2019 15:27 Shimla, May 19 (IANS) Nearly 69 per cent of the over 53 lakh voters in Himachal Pradesh turned out on Sunday to elect Members of Parliament for the state’s four Lok Sabha seats in the last phase of the general elections, officials said. The turnout this …
  • 102-year-old who first voted in 1951 casts ballot in Himachal 19 May 2019 13:54 Image Source : PTI Representational Image  Shyam Saran Negi, a 102-year-old voter, who also participated in country's first 1951-52 general elections, cast his ballot at a picturesque hamlet in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district on Sunday. "I …
  • Villagers boycott poll in Himachal as government failed to find solution to frequent floods 19 May 2019 12:28 By PTI LAHAUL-SPITI: The voters of a village on the Sino-India border in Himachal Pradesh have boycotted the Lok Sabha poll as the government "failed" to find a permanent solution to frequent floods they face. Located at an altitude of 10,000 …
  • Himachal Pradesh: One of India’s first voters casts vote for 32nd time 19 May 2019 10:25 Category: India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: May 19, 2019, 2:19 pm IST Updated: May 19, 2019, 2:19 pm IST Kalpa: He was one of the voters in India’s first general elections in 1951, 68 years later the enthusiasm remains the same. 103-year-old Shyam …
  • Bride and Groom casts their vote at Himachal Pradesh's Manali 19 May 2019 10:12 [India], May 19 (ANI): In a classic example of nation first, a bride and groom delayed their wedding rituals and opted to cast their vote first here on Sunday. Fully clad in traditional attires the couple arrived at the polling booth and exercised their …
  • World's highest polling station at Tashigang village in Himachal 19 May 2019 09:55 There are total 49 registered voters in Tashigang polling station in tribal Lahaul and Spiti district. Shimla: The world's highest polling station at 15,256 feet, Tashiganag village in Himachal Pradesh, saw a steep rise in voting percentage on Sunday, …
  • Himachal Pradesh witnesses 14% voter turnout in first two hours of seventh phase polling 19 May 2019 08:42 Image Source : ANI BJP MP Anurag Thakur casts vote at a polling booth in Himachal Pradesh About 14 per cent turnout was recorded in the first two hours of polling on Sunday in four Lok Sabha seats of Himachal Pradesh where five MLAs, including a state …
  • Himachal Pradesh: Three government employees died performing their poll duties 19 May 2019 07:46 Image Source : PTI Representational Image Three government employees have died due to different ailments while performing their poll duties in Himachal Pradesh on Saturday, a state election official said. The deceased include presiding officer Vaneet Kumar …
  • Vote to strengthen democracy: Himachal CM 19 May 2019 07:12 Shimla, May 19 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Sunday urged people to vote to strengthen the democracy as the state’s four Lok Sabha seats — Shimla, Mandi, Hamirpur and Kangra — cast their vote in the seventh and final phase of …
  • Nearly 13% polling in Himachal (11 a.m.) 19 May 2019 06:40 Shimla, May 19 (IANS) Nearly 13 per cent of over 53 lakh voters in Himachal Pradesh turned out in the first four hours of polling on Sunday to elect members of Parliament for four seats in the penultimate phase of the general elections, officials said. …
  • Himachal Pradesh: 49 electors will exercise their franchise at world's highest polling booth 19 May 2019 04:26 Image Source : PTI Representative Image The world's highest polling station in Tashigang village of Himachal Pradesh's tribal Lahaul and Spiti district is all set for action on Sunday, ready to receive its 49 registered voters. The Tashigang …
  • Polling begins for four seats in Himachal 19 May 2019 02:33 Shimla, May 19 (IANS) All the four Lok Sabha seats of Himachal Pradesh went to the polls amid tight security on Sunday in the seventh and final phase of general elections. Electors across the state could be seen reaching polling stations even before voting …
  • Ahead of polls, weather, unpaid dues haunt Himachal apple farmers 19 May 2019 00:53 Moti Ram, who manages the orchards spread across around 200 bighas, says, “There was a hailstorm on April 18. The frost that followed has done immense damage to the apples.” (Representational Image)  Cold winds blow from snow-covered mountains facing …
  • Red carpet rolled out for 103-year-old Shyam Saran Negi at Himachal polling booth 18 May 2019 17:07 [India], May 18 (ANI): 103-year-old Shyam Saran Negi, who first exercised his franchise in the year 1951, will cast his vote at the same polling booth at village Kalpa for the 32nd time. The local administration has made all arrangements for ferrying him …
  • IMD predicts rain, thundershowers in Himachal Pradesh 18 May 2019 15:52 [India], May 18 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday predicted rain and thundershowers accompanied with hail storms in various parts of the state in next three hours. According to the weather forecasting agency, areas such as Shimla …
  • PM Modi's attire in Kedarnath, message to Himachal Pradesh and West Bengal 18 May 2019 13:47 PM Modi was also seen meditating inside a cave near the premises of the Kedarnath temple. Kedarnath: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two day visit to Uttarakhand's Kedarnath and Badrinath began with a visit to the ancient Kedarnath temple and …
  • Himachal Pradesh: 53,30,154 voters will vote in 7730 polling stations on May 19, says additional CEO 18 May 2019 05:09 [India], May 18 (ANI): Over fifty lakh voters are set to vote in 7730 polling stations in four parliamentary constituencies of Himachal Pradesh in the last phase of the ongoing Lok Sabha election on May 19. Talking about the poll preparations, Additional …
  • Campaigning ends in Punjab, Himachal, Chandigarh 17 May 2019 14:09 Chandigarh/Shimla, May 17 (IANS) Campaigning ended on Friday for 13 parliamentary constituencies in Punjab, four in Himachal Pradesh and the lone Chandigarh seat, with two Union ministers in the fray and former Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal trying to …
  • High-stakes battle for Jai Ram Thakur in Himachal 17 May 2019 13:30 Shimla, May 17 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh’s four parliamentary seats — Mandi, Hamirpur, Kangra and Shimla — that vote in the seventh and final phase of polling for the Lok Sabha elections on Sunday, have become a high-stakes battle for the BJP’s star …
  • Parts of Himachal Pradesh to get light rains: IMD 17 May 2019 12:07 Category: India Posted by Shameen Published: May 17, 2019, 5:36 pm IST Updated: May 17, 2019, 5:36 pm IST New Delhi: Several pockets of Himachal Pradesh are expected to receive light rains accompanied by thundershowers on Friday, said India Meteorological …
  • Poll material for Himachal’s remote booths despatched 16 May 2019 15:09 Shimla, May 16 (IANS) To conduct polling at remote vote booths of the four Lok Sabha seats in Himachal Pradesh, polling officials and material have been despatched three days ahead of the voting on May 19, said Chief Electoral Officer Devesh Kumar, here on …
  • Camouflaged Snow Leopard Image In Himachal Pradesh Goes Viral 15 May 2019 21:39 Saurabh Desai clicked the photograph during his visit to the Spiti Valley in Himachal Pradesh New Delhi: A photograph of a snow leopard clicked by wildlife photographer Saurabh Desai has gone viral on social media after many netizens found it hard to spot …
  • Congress leader Navjot Sidhu targets PM Modi in Paonta Sahib rally of Himachal Pradesh 15 May 2019 15:14
  • Himachal Pradesh: Police arrests a man with two leopard skins 14 May 2019 11:21 [India], May 14 (ANI): The Himachal Pradesh police have recovered two leopard skins from an individual in Himachal Pradesh's Chowari area on Monday. The accused has been arrested and a case has been registered under the Wildlife Protection Act. …