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A traffic jam near Solang Nalla in Manali on Tuesday.(HT PHOTO)

High tourist inflow leads to traffic congestion in Manali

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Shimla, Shimla
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2019 05:49 PM IST
Hundreds of vehicles were stuck in a 4-km long traffic jam on the Manali-Solang Highway
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Tourists enjoying paragliding at Solang Valley near Manali in Kullu district on Saturday.(HT Photo)
Tourists enjoying paragliding at Solang Valley near Manali in Kullu district on Saturday.(HT Photo)

No white Christmas in Shimla this time, night temperature to dip further

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Shimla
UPDATED ON DEC 21, 2019 01:59 PM IST
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A Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) bus that skidded on the snow-covered road at Narkanda, 60 km from Shimla, on Thursday. (Right) Passengers had a narrow escape as the bus rammed into a roadside parapet.(ANI PHOTOS)
A Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) bus that skidded on the snow-covered road at Narkanda, 60 km from Shimla, on Thursday. (Right) Passengers had a narrow escape as the bus rammed into a roadside parapet.(ANI PHOTOS)

Kufri, Narkanda and Manali get season’s first snowfall, tourists head to the hills

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Shimla
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2019 04:38 PM IST
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Snow-clearing machines and 60 Border Roads Organisation personnel were pressed into service to clear the 13,050-ft pass that connects Manali with Leh.(HT Photo)
Snow-clearing machines and 60 Border Roads Organisation personnel were pressed into service to clear the 13,050-ft pass that connects Manali with Leh.(HT Photo)

At -20 degrees, under 20-ft of snow, Border Roads Organisation clears Rohtang Pass

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Shimla
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2019 07:55 AM IST
Usually, Rohtang Pass is officially closed for traffic on November 15 and reopened in May for which snow clearance begins in March. This is for the first time that the BRO took up the challenge to clear the stretch after intermittent snowfall.
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Self-immolation by girl at Panchkula Park: Police unable to unlock mobile, to send it to Gurugram lab

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Panchkula, Panchkula
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2019 01:43 AM IST
Police say the girl had gone to Manali via bus on December 4; was spotted alone in CCTV footage procured from there
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Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor during a recent shoot for Brahmastra in Manali.(Instagram)
Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor during a recent shoot for Brahmastra in Manali.(Instagram)

Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor look engrossed in this BTS pic from Brahmastra shoot in Manali

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2019 12:30 PM IST
A new picture of Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor, deep in work, has emerged online. It is reportedly from the shoot of a song from their upcoming film, Brahmastra. See it here.
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Ice Hockey match between Russia and Czech Republic.(REUTERS)
Ice Hockey match between Russia and Czech Republic.(REUTERS)

Famous hill town Manali to have first ice hockey stadium

By Gaurav Bisht | Shimla
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2019 01:03 PM IST
Ice Hockey Stadium will be constructed on the premises of the Atal Bihari Mountaineering Institute at Manali with an estimated cost of Rs 70 Crore.
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Among those rescued near the pass included a 14-member police party and seven civilians.(HT Photo)
Among those rescued near the pass included a 14-member police party and seven civilians.(HT Photo)

21 stranded near Rohtang pass rescued by BRO

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2019 01:04 PM IST
Twenty-one people stranded near the 3978-metre high Rohtang pass were rescued in a late-night operation on Thursday by a team of Border Roads Organisation (BRO) amid heavy snowfall, officials said on Friday.
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Tourists vehicle stuck on Kaza road in Lahaul-Spiti district on Monda, August 19, 2019.(ANI)
Tourists vehicle stuck on Kaza road in Lahaul-Spiti district on Monda, August 19, 2019.(ANI)

All major highways continue to remain shut in Himachal Pradesh due to flash floods, landslides

By HT Correspondents | Hindustan Times, Shimla/Hamirpur/Mandi, Shimla/hamirpur/mandi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 20, 2019 10:10 AM IST
Reports said that around 200 trucks, carrying supplies to Leh and Ladakh, besides tourists’ vehicles have been stuck on the highway since Sunday between Manali and Sarchu.
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Police have booked the paraglider pilot and the owner of the paragliding company on Sunday.
Police have booked the paraglider pilot and the owner of the paragliding company on Sunday.

Hyderabad physiotherapist’s death while paragliding in Kullu: Two booked

By HT Correspondent | Shimla, Shimla
UPDATED ON AUG 12, 2019 01:26 AM IST
While police are tracing the owner of the company, Budhi Singh, a resident Shanag village, the pilot, Joginder, a resident of Lakhanpur district of Uttar Pradesh, is in hospital as he sustained injuries during the accident.
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Lakka Chandrasekhar Reddy, 24, was on a four-day trip to Kullu-Manali.(HT Photo)
Lakka Chandrasekhar Reddy, 24, was on a four-day trip to Kullu-Manali.(HT Photo)

Hyderabad doctor falls to death while paragliding in Kullu

By HT Correspondent, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2019 11:54 PM IST
The physiotherapist took off along with an operator, but their parachute snapped during landing, dropping him from the height of at least 100ft. The operator has also suffered a fracture in his leg.
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After scrapping of Article 370, tourist footfall in the valley has declined substantially.(AP)
After scrapping of Article 370, tourist footfall in the valley has declined substantially.(AP)

Kashmir clampdown: Tourist footfall up in key Himachal towns

By Gaurav Bisht | Hindustan Times, Shimla
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2019 01:37 AM IST
Thousands of tourists left Srinagar after the state government issued a security advisory asking them to leave the Valley.
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On an average, at least 4,500 tourists vehicles enter Manali and 5,000 vehicles enter Shimla everyday.(Deepak Sansta / Hindustan Times)
On an average, at least 4,500 tourists vehicles enter Manali and 5,000 vehicles enter Shimla everyday.(Deepak Sansta / Hindustan Times)

Roads leading to Shimla, Manali choked due to heavy tourist influx

By Navneet Rathore | Hindustan Times, Shimla
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2019 12:37 PM IST
On Saturday evening, long traffic jams were witnessed on the roads leading to Shimla from Shoghi and Kufri from Dhali tunnel.
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A bridegroom with baraat at a polling booth in Manali after casting their vote during the Lok Sabha elections on May 19, 2019.(HT Photo)
A bridegroom with baraat at a polling booth in Manali after casting their vote during the Lok Sabha elections on May 19, 2019.(HT Photo)

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: In Himachal, a centenarian, differently abled and a baraat at polling booths

By Roop Upadhyay and Navneet Rathore | Hindustan Times, Mandi / Shimla, Mandi / Shimla
PUBLISHED ON MAY 20, 2019 12:14 PM IST
Kullu deputy commissioner-cum-election officer Yunus said that wheelchairs and other requisite items were provided to the handicapped and elderly people as per their requirement.
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Kangana Ranaut at the success party of Manikarnika.(IANS)
Kangana Ranaut at the success party of Manikarnika.(IANS)

Kangana Ranaut gifts herself 10 days of silence ahead of her birthday

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2019 02:14 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut will celebrate her birthday in Coimbatore on March 23.
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A case has been registered at the Manali police station.(AP File Photo)
A case has been registered at the Manali police station.(AP File Photo)

Russian tourist allegedly ‘gangraped’ in Manali

By HT Correspondent | Shimla
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2018 09:14 AM IST
The incident occurred when the woman was passing through an isolated area after having dinner Thursday night.
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The driver lost control on the vehicle while negotiating a sharp curve and the SUV skidded off the road and plunged into a gorge near Gulaba, 28 kilometres from the tourist town Manali in Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu district.(HT PHOTO)
The driver lost control on the vehicle while negotiating a sharp curve and the SUV skidded off the road and plunged into a gorge near Gulaba, 28 kilometres from the tourist town Manali in Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu district.(HT PHOTO)

One tourist killed, 9 injured as SUV plunges into gorge near Manali

By HT correspondent | Hindustan Times, Dharamshala, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2018 12:08 AM IST
The deceased has been identified as Vishwajeet Dass, who was among 11 occupants in the vehicle hailing from Kolkata on a trip to Rohtang Pass.
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Locals inspect a damaged car washed ashore due to incessant rains, at Palampur approximately 45km from Dharamshala, Monday, Sept 24, 2018.(PTI)
Locals inspect a damaged car washed ashore due to incessant rains, at Palampur approximately 45km from Dharamshala, Monday, Sept 24, 2018.(PTI)

Rescue operations in full swing as rains hit pause button in Himachal Pradesh

By Naresh K Thakur | Hindustan Times, Dharamshala, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON SEP 26, 2018 09:52 AM IST
An official informed that another team of rescuers was on its way to Bharatpur in Lahaul-Spiti where 70 people, including foreign tourists, are stranded.
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An electric pole on the bank of the swollen River Beas stands tilted after incessant rains, in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday.(PTI Photo)
An electric pole on the bank of the swollen River Beas stands tilted after incessant rains, in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday.(PTI Photo)

IIT-Roorkee students rescued as 10 die of rain in Himachal Pradesh

By HT Correspondent | Chandigarh
UPDATED ON SEP 25, 2018 11:26 PM IST
Most of the stranded people were brought to Keylong, some 121 km from Manali, and from there would be either airlifted by the IAF or brought to Manali by road on Wednesday, an official said.
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Kullu-Manali highway washed away during the flood in Beas River in Kullu district.(HT Photo)
Kullu-Manali highway washed away during the flood in Beas River in Kullu district.(HT Photo)

Snow cuts off Lahaul-Spiti, floods block many highways in Himachal

By HT Correspondent | Shimla
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2018 02:05 PM IST
Hundreds of roads including several national highways have been blocked due to landslides across the state. The tourist town of Manali has been cut off from district headquarters Kullu and rest of the state after an overflowing Beas river submerged roads on either side of the river after torrential rain during the last 24 hours.
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The swollen Beas in Kullu. Schools in at least nine of 12 districts of Himachal will remain closed on Monday after rain and snowfall lashed many parts of the state.(Aqil Khan/ HT Photo)
The swollen Beas in Kullu. Schools in at least nine of 12 districts of Himachal will remain closed on Monday after rain and snowfall lashed many parts of the state.(Aqil Khan/ HT Photo)

Rains lash Himachal: Rivers in spate, Chandigarh-Manali, Jammu-Srinagar higways blocked

By HT Correspondents and Agencies | Shimla, Shimla
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2018 09:52 AM IST
An official of the local MeT office said there are chances of heavy rainfall at some places in the state till Monday and thereafter the intensity of rains will start receding.
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Director Omung Kumar is happy that the audience still enjoy watching Mary Kom.
Director Omung Kumar is happy that the audience still enjoy watching Mary Kom.

As Mary Kom completes four years, Omung Kumar says it was an aspiring film that involved a lot of risk

By Shreya Mukherjee | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2018 02:11 PM IST
Filmmaker Omung Kumar shares interesting behind the scene anecdotes from the biopic on boxer Mary Kom that he made in 2014. He also talks about what made him cast Priyanka Chopra in the lead role.
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A man walking with umbrella during rains at Ridge, Shimla.(Deepak Sansta / HT Photo)
A man walking with umbrella during rains at Ridge, Shimla.(Deepak Sansta / HT Photo)

Manali continues to be coldest in Himachal Pradesh: Met office

By Press Trust of India | Shimla
PUBLISHED ON JUL 18, 2018 01:49 PM IST
The high-altitude resort town Manali also received the maximum rainfall of 28.4 mm in the last 24 hours.
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Seven vehicles including six cars and a motorbike was washed away in the flood.(HT Photo)
Seven vehicles including six cars and a motorbike was washed away in the flood.(HT Photo)

Rains trigger flashfloods in Manali, seven vehicles washed away

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Shimla
UPDATED ON JUL 19, 2018 11:51 AM IST
The administration has also asked people to stay alert as the state meteorological centre has predicted more rains in Himachal Pradesh for the next three days.
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Uttarakhand-based social enterprise Geeli Mitti holds workshops to teach people to build homes using natural materials, such as earth-filled jute bags.
Uttarakhand-based social enterprise Geeli Mitti holds workshops to teach people to build homes using natural materials, such as earth-filled jute bags.

Au naturel: City folk are taking to natural materials, building own homes

By Krutika Behrawala | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON JUN 02, 2018 09:25 PM IST
Architects and sustainable builders are holding workshops for homeowners on how to plaster walls with mud, use jute bags in place of brick.
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Fire fighters try to extinguish the forest fire near Tutikandi, Shimla.(HT File Photo)
Fire fighters try to extinguish the forest fire near Tutikandi, Shimla.(HT File Photo)

Heat wave conditions continue in lower hills of Himachal

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, Shimla
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2018 07:54 PM IST
The local MeT office has forecast rains or thundershowers in the mid hills and rains or snow in the higher hills for five days from May 28 to June 1 and rains and thundershowers in the lower hills on May 30 and 31.
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Nearly 8,000 tourists visit the Rohtang pass daily during summers.(Aqil Khan / HT)
Nearly 8,000 tourists visit the Rohtang pass daily during summers.(Aqil Khan / HT)

Himachal: 13500 feet high Rohtang pass to finally get mobile connectivity

By Gaurav Bisht | Hindustan Times, Shimla
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2018 08:23 PM IST
The commuters crossing the Rohtang pass usually face communication problems as it lacks mobile connectivity.
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Before you plan your holiday, do a thorough research of the agency you are tying up with. Look up testimonials and ratings before you decide.(Shutterstock)
Before you plan your holiday, do a thorough research of the agency you are tying up with. Look up testimonials and ratings before you decide.(Shutterstock)

Love adventure sports? Follow these tips to stay safe when you give in to fun

By HT Correspondent | Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 16, 2018 02:34 PM IST
Thinking of heading to Rishikesh or Manali for white water rafting and trekking? We have all the details for you, right from how to pack minimal and tips on how to be safe. Happy holidays.
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Kangana Ranaut recently did the grih pravesh puja at her Manalai house with her family.
Kangana Ranaut recently did the grih pravesh puja at her Manalai house with her family.

Kangana Ranaut says she had to fight for her houses, pic of her Manali home proves it was worth it

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2018 02:00 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut has said that she had to fight for her houses and properties as big studios want to ‘exploit actresses’.
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