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Please spare a thought for those who aren’t going anywhere.
Updated on Jun 02, 2018 05:08 PM IST
Shimla is facing its worst water crisis in the last 15 years following a dry weather spell that depleted the levels of water in various sources.
Updated on Jun 01, 2018 02:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Gaurav Bisht | Gaurav Bisht
The accident occurred near Gajerhi, 42 kilometers from Shimla, on the Theog-Hatkoti national highway.
Updated on Jun 01, 2018 11:00 AM IST
Agitated over the non -supply of water as promised by the administration, residents of Kaithu brought the traffic to a halt at the main circular road near Tara Hall late on Wednesday.
Updated on May 31, 2018 11:20 PM IST
Many netizens also voiced fears of the heli-taxi service between Chandigarh and Shimla, set to be launched on June 4, further increasing the tourist burden on the hill town. Shimla received just 18 million litres of water per day against the demand for 45 on Tuesday.
Updated on May 30, 2018 08:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Shimla |HT Correspondents
India will have to get its act together on urban water. Otherwise, Shimla-like incidents will recur across the country.
Updated on May 29, 2018 11:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times | HT Correspondent
The shortage has forced people to buy water at exorbitant prices from private water suppliers.
Updated on May 29, 2018 11:28 PM IST
All water channels in Shimla and its suburbs have dried up this summer owing to less snowfall in the past winter and less rains thereafter.
Updated on May 29, 2018 08:46 AM IST
Gaurav Bisht, Hindustan Times, Shimla | Gaurav Bisht
Spanish film Mater, by Pablo D’Alo Abba, bagged the best narrative feature award
Published on May 27, 2018 11:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Anesha George, Mumbai
The legal eagle who wears many hats says he owes everything to the city and his alma mater where he captained three teams despite being a terribly naughty student
Updated on May 25, 2018 07:07 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh |Manraj Grewal Sharma
In the piece, President Kovind writes, “that sense of compassion and fraternity, of civility and mutual dignity cannot be removed from our hopes and dreams for India”.
Updated on May 24, 2018 11:56 PM IST
In the wake of the President’s visit, the Shimla district administration had ordered to close all private and government schools at 1:30 pm
Updated on May 23, 2018 12:47 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Shimla | Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
On May 21, Kovind, who is on a five-day tour in Himachal, will attend the annual convocation of Dr YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry, where he will award degrees to 470 students.
Updated on May 20, 2018 07:45 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Shimla |HT Correspondent
Initial reports suggest the bus driver was unable to negotiate a turn as he was overspeeding. The bus driver fled soon after the accident and is still at large.
Updated on May 25, 2018 02:56 PM IST
The 12-year-old alleged that the man sexually assaulted her for the first time on July 7, 2015 when her pregnant mother was in hospital.
Updated on May 17, 2018 11:20 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Shimla | HT Correspondent, Shimla
Eight people were killed in one accident, while six occupants of a car were killed on the spot in another accident.
Updated on May 14, 2018 11:14 AM IST
Indo-Asian News Service, Shimla | , ShimlaIndo-Asian News Service
In a bid to change his appearance, Kasauli hotel owner Vijay Singh shaved his moustache and trimmed his hair, but he was caught sitting near a temple in Mathura.
Updated on May 04, 2018 04:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kasauli/Shimla | HT Correspondent
To press for its demand, the Uttarakhand Kranti Dal has decided to launch a drive from next month.
Updated on Apr 29, 2018 10:14 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Haridwar | HT Correspondent
Elegantly produced, Legendary Maps from the Himalayan Club serves as a literary and visual atlas of Himalayan exploration
Updated on Apr 13, 2018 05:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Stephen Alter
The engine will run on diesel and will have only two coaches as it is not able to take the load of additional coaches.
Published on Apr 12, 2018 01:14 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Aroosa Ahmed
To make the iconic toy train more tourist-friendly, the CR plans to convert one coach into a restaurant that will serve local cuisine
Updated on Apr 02, 2018 10:56 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiAroosa Ahmed
In the past few years, a number of people have lost their lives in rafting incidents. Ill-equipped raft operators, lack of government vigil is putting tourists’ lives under risk.
Updated on Apr 01, 2018 01:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Shimla | Saurabh Chauhan, Shimla