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45-year-old man beaten to death in Bilaspur

The deceased was identified as Sanjay Das, originally from Karna in Bihar’s Khagaria district, who worked in a factory at IMT, Manesar. Investigators suspect he was beaten to death, noting multiple injury marks on his body

On the complaint of Das’s nephew Prince Kumar, a first information report (FIR) was lodged against unidentified suspects under Indian Penal Code sections 302 (murder) at the Bilaspur police station on Wednesday night. (Representational Image)
Updated on Apr 05, 2024 06:32 AM IST

GB Nagar CP, DM inspect polling booths in Bilaspur

Gautam Budh Nagar district comprises 3 constituencies — Noida, Dadri, and Jewar consisting of 1,826 polling booths

The district magistrate and commissioner of police have issued directions to ensure adequate power supply at the polling stations/polling booths in Bilaspur along with other basic facilities for voters’ convenience on the polling day. (Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Updated on Mar 31, 2024 06:28 AM IST

Alliance Air launches new flight services connecting Bilaspur to Delhi, Kolkata

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister flags off Alliance Air's Bilaspur-Delhi and Bilaspur-Kolkata flights to boost connectivity

Alliance Air launches new flights for Bilaspur-Delhi and Bilaspur-Kolkata operations (File Photo)
Published on Mar 12, 2024 03:28 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Bilaspur

AIIMS Bilaspur Faculty Recruitment 2024: Apply for 68 posts, details here

AIIMS Bilaspur will recruit candidates for Faculty posts. Eligible candidates can apply at

AIIMS Bilaspur Faculty Recruitment 2024: Apply for 68 posts, details here
Published on Feb 18, 2024 05:34 PM IST

Opposition walks out as Bilaspur’s Ali Khad water lifting row rocks Himachal assembly

BJP demands assurance from the Himachal government that FIRs registered against those protesting in Bilaspur against the Ali Khad water lifting scheme are cancelled

BJP legislators rasing slogans after staging a walkout from the Himachal assembly in Shimla during the budget session. (Deepak Sansta/HT)
Updated on Feb 16, 2024 10:22 AM IST
By, Shimla

7 cops injured in Bilaspur: Ali Khad water scheme won’t affect downstream supplies, says HP govt

Seven police personnel were injured on Tuesday when an angry mob pelted stones on them after being stopped from entering the construction area of the water supply scheme

The villagers in the nearby panchayats have been protesting against the construction of water supply schemes for the past 20 days as they have apprehensions regarding the Navgoan scheme reducing the water flow downstream (HT File)
Updated on Feb 15, 2024 06:44 AM IST
By, Shimla

HP’s first space lab comes up at Bilaspur government school

The space lab, developed under the Indian Space Research Organisation space tutor programme by Vyomika Space Academy, is funded by the Bilaspur district administration

Students in the space lab at Government Senior Secondary School, Ghumarwin, in Bilaspur on Tuesday. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jan 31, 2024 06:10 AM IST
By, Dharamshala

AIIMS Recruitment 2023: Apply for Faculty posts

AIIMS Bilaspur Recruitment 2023: Apply online before November 30.

AIIMS Bilaspur invites applications for various teaching positions.
Published on Nov 13, 2023 05:52 PM IST

Warm winters, haphazard rain bite into Himachal’s apple production

Apple needs about 200-300 chilling hours before the flowering stage. But due to lack of snow, especially in low-altitude areas of Himachal, chilling hours were not completed. In the month of February when the crop needed a good snow, the state experienced a drought-like situation. Unusually warm winters and a haphazard rain pattern have brought down Himachal’s apple production this year.

Unusually warm winters and a haphazard rain pattern have brought down Himachal’s apple production this year. Only about 1.77 crore apple boxes have reached the markets this year as compared to 3.36 crore boxes last year, data from the state agriculture department revealed. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 03, 2023 07:24 AM IST
By, Shimla

Chhattisgarh HC recruitment 2023: Apply for 143 Assistant posts till Oct 31

Chhattisgarh HC recruitment 2023: 143 vacancies for Assistant Grade III. Apply online at

Chhattisgarh HC recruitment 2023: Apply online for 143 vacancies
Published on Oct 08, 2023 04:31 PM IST

Man who posed as Haryana chief secretary behind 35-cr immigration fraud: Mohali police

The accused, Sarabjit Singh Sandhu, is estimated to have defrauded nearly 300 visa aspirants from across Punjab by promising them life abroad

Mohali senior superintendent of police (SSP) Sandeep Garg while addressing the media about the accused’s modus operandi. (ht photo)
Updated on Sep 30, 2023 09:26 AM IST
ByMohit Khanna, Mohali

3 killed as car falls into gorge in Bilaspur

The accident took place at Swarghat in the Dharkanshi area here when the car driver lost control over the vehicle due to slippery road conditions due to the rain and it fell into the gorge in Bilaspur.The trio had travelled to Himachal Pradesh from Noida in Uttar Pradesh.

Three persons were killed after their car fell into a 500-ft gorge in Bilaspur early on Saturday, police said. (Representational image)
Updated on Jul 22, 2023 11:36 PM IST
By, Shimla

Two killed, one missing after car falls into gorge in Himachal’s Bilaspur

All three victims belong to Noida in UP though car bore Delhi registration number; police yet to identify deceased victims

The bodies of a man and a woman from Noida were recovered from a car that fell into a 500-ft gorge in Bilaspur early on Saturday. (Representational photo)
Updated on Jul 22, 2023 04:43 PM IST

Red alert issued for 7 Himachal districts amid heavy rain

The districts where a red alert has been issued include: Una, Hamirpur, Bilaspur, Chamba, Kangra, Kullu, and Mandi districts where rain disrupted normal life. The India Meteorological department has also issued orange alerts for three districts in Himachal: Shimla, Solan and Sirmaur, and a yellow alert for the tribal Lahaul and Spiti district.

A landslide-hit area in Himachal amid heavy rain on Saturday. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 08, 2023 03:21 PM IST
By, Shimla

Winter-like chill grips Himachal as day temperature stays 10-20°C below normal

Himachal Pradesh experienced winter-like chill in peak summers with day temperatures staying 10 degrees Celsius to 20 degrees Celsius below normal as relentless rains lash the hill state on Wednesday. The sky remained overcast throughout the state and strong winds accompanied by heavy rains swept across the region.

People walk with umbrellas during rain in Shimla on Wednesday. Winter-like chill gripped Himachal. (Deepak Sansta /HT)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 12:16 AM IST
By, Dharamshala

Bilaspur-Nagpur Vande Bharat replaced with Tejas Express. Details here

Bilaspur-Nagpur Vande Bharat The semi-high speed train had the lowest occupancy among the eight such trains in the country.

The Bilaspur-Nagpur Vande Bharat Express was launched amid much fanfare by prime minister Narendra Modi in December last year. (FILE PHOTO)
Published on May 15, 2023 10:46 PM IST

French agency to help improve water, sanitation services in 5 Himachal towns

Under the project, ₹612 crore will be provided by AFD, whereas the state will provide ₹204.85 crore. The beneficiaries of the project will receive house service connections in these five cities and the sewerage treatment plant will be designed with cutting-edge technologies so that the effluent could be reused for agricultural and industrial purposes.

Representational image.
Updated on Apr 30, 2023 12:54 AM IST
By, Shimla

Three booked for ramming hotel on KMP with robbed car

Three men assaulted a taxi driver, stole his car and rammed it into an eatery on the Kundli-Palwal-Manesar expressway, injuring six. Two suspects have been arrested, while the prime suspect, Monu, remains at large. The eatery owner alleged that Monu had threatened to close her business as his own was not performing.

Three booked for ramming hotel on KMP with robbed car
Updated on Apr 17, 2023 12:38 AM IST

Fresh Covid cases drop to 56 in Himachal amid low sampling

Among the new Covid cases in Himachal, the highest 15 were reported from Kangra, 11 from Mandi, eight from Chamba, five each from Sirmaur and Solan

Himachal Pradesh reported 56 fresh Covid cases. (PTI)
Updated on Apr 17, 2023 12:27 AM IST
By, Dharamshala

Himachal logs 440 fresh Covid cases, one death

The highest 172 Covid cases in Himachal were reported from Kangra followed by 61 from Mandi and 51 from Hamirpur. Thirty-six cases were reported from Shimla, 33 from Bilaspur, 24 from Una, 17 from Sirmaur, 15 from Solan, 13 each from Chamba and Kullu and five from Kinnaur.

Himachal Pradesh on Thursday logged 440 fresh Covid-19 cases taking the state’s total tally to 3,18,313 while one patient succumbed to the infection. (HT File Photo)
Updated on Apr 13, 2023 07:52 PM IST
By, Dharamshala

Himachal records 441 fresh Covid cases, no deaths

Himachal Pradesh records highest single-day Covid-19 spike of 441 cases, taking cumulative count to 3,17,873; no fatalities reported.

Himachal Pradesh recorded 441 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours. (PTI)
Updated on Apr 13, 2023 12:07 PM IST
By, Dharamshala

Himachal Pradesh logs 420 fresh Covid cases, two deaths

The fresh Covid cases in Himachal Pradesh have taken the state’s overall count to 3,17,432; theactive cases tally now stands at 1,863

Himachal Pradesh reported 420 fresh Covid cases and two deaths. (HT File)
Updated on Apr 12, 2023 03:05 AM IST
By, Dharamshala

Vande Bharat trains now operational on 13 routes in India. See full list

With the inauguration of the two new routes on Saturday, India will operationalise 13 Vande Bharat Express trains across the country.

Vande Bharat Express train is the fastest train in India, with a top speed of 180 kmph.(MINT_PRINT)
Published on Apr 08, 2023 02:18 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh records 108 Covid cases, 1 death

The death count in Himachal Pradesh has reached 4,198 after a 19-year-old woman patient succumbed to Covid in Mandi

The highest 29 cases of Covid were reported from Hamirpur followed by 25 from Kangra, 15 from Mandi, 10 each from Bilaspur and Chamba in Himachal Pradesh. (HT File Photo)
Updated on Apr 08, 2023 12:23 AM IST
By, Dharamshala

Himachal assembly passes groundwater amendment Bill

Himachal Pradesh assembly on Thursday passed the HP Groundwater (Regulation and Control of Development and Management) Amendment Bill, 2023, with a voice vote amid the opposition BJP resisting the move to “dilute” the Act by abolishing the provision of punishment.

Now, offenders will be imposed a fine of <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>10 lakh for each violation. The Bill was introduced in the assembly on Wednesday by deputy chief minister Mukesh Agnihotri. The amendment in Section 21 of the Himachal Pradesh Groundwater (Regulation and Control of Development and Management) Act, 2005, provides that in place of imprisonment of five years, the offender will be penalised with a fine of <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>10 lakh. (PTI File Photo)
Updated on Apr 06, 2023 11:05 PM IST
By, Shimla

Two arrested for stealing gadgets worth 40 lakh

Two suspects were arrested in Farrukhnagar for stealing electronic gadgets worth ?40 lakh from a truck in Bilaspur in November 2019. The suspects sold the gadgets across the National Capital Region and South India, and ?2.5 lakh was recovered from their possession. Two more associates were also arrested. Further investigation is ongoing.

Two arrested for stealing gadgets worth <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>40 lakh
Updated on Apr 02, 2023 11:49 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh boasts of world's best Paragliding site at Bir-Billing, Manali

Paragliding site at Bir-Billing in Kangra has hosted many international competitions and the pre-world cup paragliding championships. Besides, Himachal Pradesh has other Paragliding sites at Bandla Dhar in district Bilaspur and Solang near Manali

A tourist enjoying paragliding in Manali on Wednesday. Himachal Pradesh boasts of world's best Paragliding site at Bir-Billing, Manali (Photo by Aqil Khan/HT_PRINT)
Updated on Mar 05, 2023 09:20 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Shimla (himachal Pradesh) [india]

Two groups clashed during Durga idol immersion in Chhattisgarh| Video

Meanwhile, several cases of drowning during idol visarjan have also been reported across the country. Due to flash floods in the Mal river in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri, eight people drowned and around 50 were rescued on Wednesday.

Screengrab of the video of violence from Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh. (ANI)
Updated on Oct 07, 2022 07:11 PM IST
By | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar

PM Modi inaugurates AIIMS Bilaspur in Himachal Pradesh | 5 points

Built at a cost of ₹1,470 crore, the hospital is spread over 247 acres with 24 hours emergency and dialysis facilities, modern diagnostic machines.

The hospital for which foundation stone was laid by PM Modi in his first tenure, in 2017, is equipped with 18 specialty as well as 17 super specialty departments.(Twitter/ PM Modi)
Updated on Oct 05, 2022 11:49 AM IST
By | Edited by Swati Bhasin

Alliance Air launches flight between Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh and Indore in MP

The ATR 72-seater aircraft of Alliance Air took off from Bilaspur around 11.35 am for Indore with more than 50 passengers. It will be operated four days a week (Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday), an official said.

Alliance Air launches flight between Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh and Indore in Madhya Pradesh(File Photo)
Updated on Oct 03, 2022 05:45 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Bilaspur
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