India  

Himachal Pradesh

State in northern India

Himachal Pradesh    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Himachal Pradesh: State in northern India
Himachal Pradesh is a state in the northern part of India. Situated in the Western Himalayas, it is one of the thirteen mountain states and is characterized by an extreme landscape featuring several peaks and extensive river systems. Himachal Pradesh is the northernmost state of India and shares borders with the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh to the north, and the states of Punjab to the west, Haryana to the southwest, Uttarakhand to the southeast and a very narrow border with Uttar Pradesh to the south. The state also shares an international border to the east with the Tibet Autonomous Region in China. Himachal Pradesh is also known as Dev Bhoomi, meaning 'Land of Gods' and Veer Bhoomi which means 'Land of the Brave'.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
MCD Election: Delhi slated to elect mayor after it reconvenes today | AAP | Oneindia News*News [Video]

MCD Election: Delhi slated to elect mayor after it reconvenes today | AAP | Oneindia News*News

MCD Election: Delhi set to elect first woman mayor in 10 years today; Gautam Adani slips to 4th position on the world's richest people list; Heavy snowfall alert in Himachal for 2 days; BBC documentary..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:26Published
Lalit Modi hospitalized with double corona, on oxygen support | Oneindia News *News [Video]

Lalit Modi hospitalized with double corona, on oxygen support | Oneindia News *News

Lalit Modi hospitalized with double corona, on oxygen support; Assessment of the 4000 buildings in 9 wards in Joshimath being done; Congress MP Santokh Singh dies of cardiac arrest during Bharat Jodo..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 03:32Published
Himachal Pradesh: Earthquake of magnitude 3.2 strikes the state | Oneindia News *News [Video]

Himachal Pradesh: Earthquake of magnitude 3.2 strikes the state | Oneindia News *News

Earthquake tremors were felt in Himachal Pradesh in the wee hours of Saturday morning. Reportedly, two earthquakes, one of a medium intensity measuring 3.2 magnitude on the Richter scale, hit Himachal..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:17Published
New Year 2023: Celebrations all across India as people bid adieu to 2022 | Oneindia News *News [Video]

New Year 2023: Celebrations all across India as people bid adieu to 2022 | Oneindia News *News

The world bid adieu to 2022 and welcomed 2023 with full pomp and glory. People in India came to the streets on the 31st december midnight to ring in the New Year. From singing, dancing, bursting..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:17Published
Cold wave to grip North India for the next 4 to 5 days predicts IMD | Oneindia News *News [Video]

Cold wave to grip North India for the next 4 to 5 days predicts IMD | Oneindia News *News

The IMD has predicted a cold wave condition will prevail over the north part of India likely over Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, west Haryana, and north Rajasthan during the next four days. #Coldwave..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:54Published
Mahua Moitra accused PM Modi & GOVT of spreading “falsehood” about India’s growth  Oneindia News [Video]

Mahua Moitra accused PM Modi & GOVT of spreading “falsehood” about India’s growth Oneindia News

Mahua Moitra takes a jibe at Centre over the fall in industrial output. She said that "the government and the ruling party coined the term Pappu. You use it to denigrate and signify extreme..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 11:40Published
Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu likely to be Himachal Pradesh CM | Congress high command | Oneindia News*News [Video]

Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu likely to be Himachal Pradesh CM | Congress high command | Oneindia News*News

Today, after two days of continues negotiations, sources said that Congress high command approved the name of Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu as the new Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh. As per reports, he..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 03:30Published
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra likely to name Himachal Pradesh CM after Congress’ win | Oneindia News*News [Video]

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra likely to name Himachal Pradesh CM after Congress’ win | Oneindia News*News

According to sources, Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will take the final call on who will be the next Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh. Congress leaders credited Priyanka Gandhi for..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:47Published
Aftab Poonawala's judicial custody extended by 14 days in Shraddha Walkar case |Oneindia News*News [Video]

Aftab Poonawala's judicial custody extended by 14 days in Shraddha Walkar case |Oneindia News*News

Shraddha Murder case: Aftab Poonawala's judicial custody extended by 14 days; Many Contenders for the next Himachal Pradesh chief minister as Congress’ big meet to take place today; Bombay High Court..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:06Published
Himachal Pradesh: Congress likely to decide next CM after winning assembly poll | Oneindia News*News [Video]

Himachal Pradesh: Congress likely to decide next CM after winning assembly poll | Oneindia News*News

Today, the Himachal Pradesh Congress has called for a Legislature Party meeting tentatively at around 3 pm at Congress Headquarters Rajiv Bhawan in Shimla. The meeting comes after thre Grand Old..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:27Published
Assembly polls: BJP wins in Gujarat, while Congress ousts BJP in Himachal |Oneindia News*News [Video]

Assembly polls: BJP wins in Gujarat, while Congress ousts BJP in Himachal |Oneindia News*News

Gujarat CM to take oath on December 12 with PM Modi and Amit Shah scheduled to attend; Himachal Pradesh assembly election result: Congress set to oust BJP; Cyclone Mandous intensifies: IMD issues alert..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:18Published
Gujarat & Himachal Pradesh election: Vote counting begins today; BJP takes lead | Oneindia News*News [Video]

Gujarat & Himachal Pradesh election: Vote counting begins today; BJP takes lead | Oneindia News*News

The BJP is leading both in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh after counting of votes for the Assembly polls in the two states started this morning. As counting continues, the BJP is ahead in 110 seats in..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:10Published
Exit polls 2022: Gujarat and Himachal witnesses return of BJP, AAP to win MCD | Oneindia News *News [Video]

Exit polls 2022: Gujarat and Himachal witnesses return of BJP, AAP to win MCD | Oneindia News *News

The exit polls for the elections in Gujarat and Himachal are predicting a win for the BJP in the states, while the AAP is expected to sweep MCD polls in the national capital. #Exitpolls2022..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:30Published

You Might Like


Old Pension Scheme: Himachal Pradesh implements OPS, employees can expect THESE benefits

According to the information received from the state government of Himachal Pradesh, about 1.36 lakh employees will be benefited from this decision.
DNA - Published

IMD predicts rainfall snowfall in THESE areas till January 26, check full forecast here

IMD has predicted that Himachal Pradesh and Bihar might experience dense fog during night and morning hours during the next 24 hours.
DNA - Published

After Himachal Pradesh, Maharashtra government considers returning to Old Pension Scheme

Maharashtra CM, Eknath Shinde stated that the state education department is researching the old pension plan.
DNA - Published

Himachal Pradesh receives fresh snowfall, rain; 278 routes closed

At Rohtang Pass and Jalori Pass, National Highways 3 and 305 were shut down, while NH 505 from Gramphu to Lossar was also blocked.
DNA - Published

Planning a trip to Himachal Pradesh? State may see snowfall on THESE dates

Just in case you're planning to visit Himachal Pradesh anytime soon, we have a really good news for you.
DNA - Published

Bharat Jodo Yatra aims to unite India against anti-people policies of BJP: Rahul in Himachal


IndiaTimes - Published

Rahul Gandhi's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' enters Himachal Pradesh

The Rahul Gandhi-led 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' entered Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday morning with the senior Congress leader targeting the BJP-RSS combine and accusing it of spreading hatred, violence and..
IndiaTimes - Published

Joshimath-like threat hovers over regions of Himachal Pradesh: Sukhu

The 148th Foundation Day of the India Meteorological Department (IMD), held at Mausam Bhavan in New Delhi, was addressed virtually by new CM Sukhu.
DNA - Published

Cracks run deep but Shimla isn’t looking

Himachal Pradesh’s capital Shimla is sinking under its own weight. More than 25% of old Shimla’s core, including the historical Ridge, Grand Hotel, Lakkar Bazaar and Ladakhi Mohalla, lies in a..
IndiaTimes - Published

Himachal Pradesh fourth state to restore old pension scheme

Hundreds of employees shouted "Sukhu Zindabad" and danced to drum beats in the freezing cold as word got out that the cabinet meeting, which was still underway in the secretariat, had cleared the..
IndiaTimes - Published

Himachal's Sukhu govt keeps poll promise, approves restoration of old pension scheme

Keeping its poll promise, the Himachal Pradesh government led by chief minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu in its first cabinet meeting on Friday approved restoration of the Old Pension Scheme. There are..
IndiaTimes - Published

IMD predicts rainfall in Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh; snowfall in J-K, Himachal Pradesh: Check full list here

From January 11 to 13 is expected to see isolated rainfall over Punjab, Haryana, and nearby areas of Uttar Pradesh.
DNA - Published

Reviving old pension scheme a bankruptcy recipe: Montek Singh Ahluwalia

Several state governments such as Punjab, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Himachal Pradesh have decided to revert to the Old Pension Scheme that assures a defined pension which is 50% of the..
IndiaTimes - Published

New Year 2023: Himachal Pradesh government allows eateries to open round the clock

Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu took the decision on the advice of MLAs of Shimla, Manali and Kasauli.
DNA - Published

IMD weather forecast: Himachal Pradesh predicts snowfall in these districts

Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu, the CM of Himachal Pradesh, has ordered the officers to make sure that everything is in place to make it easy for tourists. 
DNA - Published

IMD Weather Update: Cold wave, dense fog predicted in THESE states for next 4 days

According to forecast, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, and Tripura will experience dense fog over the next 2 days as winter has arrived in many areas.
DNA - Published

Meet Himachal MLA Vikramaditya Singh, son of ex-CM Virbhadra Singh accused of domestic violence

Himachal Pradesh MLA Vikramaditya Singh has been accused of beating his wife, and a non-bailable warrant has been issued against him.
DNA - Published

Old pension scheme, 1 lakh jobs: Himachal Pradesh CM Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu focuses on fulfilling election promises

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister focuses on fulfilling election promises.
DNA - Published

Cabinet to be expanded soon in consultation with central leadership, says Himachal Pradesh CM Sukhu

The Himachal Pradesh ministry will be expanded soon in consultation with the Congress high command and begin work on implementing pre-poll promises from its first Cabinet meeting, Sukhuwinder Singh..
IndiaTimes - Published

Will bring back old pension scheme in 1st cabinet meet: HP CM

Four-time Congress legislator Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu took oath Sunday as the 15th CM of Himachal Pradesh and Mukesh Agnihotri was sworn in as the first deputy CM of the hill state where the party ran..
IndiaTimes - Published

Bus driver's son to Chief Minister: The rise and rise of Himachal Pradesh CM Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu

Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu joined politics at 17 and rose from a student leader to a councillor, an MLA and finally Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister.
DNA - Published

Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu takes oath as Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister, Mukesh Agnihotri as his deputy

Himachal Pradesh: The Congress has won 40 seats in the 68-seat Assembly.
DNA - Published

Who is Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu, new Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh

Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu, 58, is a member of the Hamirpur district assembly for the Congress party to swear in as CM of Himachal Pradesh tomorrow.
DNA - Published

Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu to be next Himachal Pradesh CM, gets Congress high command nod: Report

Sukhu will lead the new government in the hill state after the Congress won the Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2022 bagging 40 seats.
DNA - Published

Amid power tussle, how will next Himachal Pradesh CM be chosen after Congress' surprise win?


DNA - Published

BJP's record win in Gujarat polls shows it's favourite for 2024; Himachal victory gives glimmer of hope to Congress

The Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP, however, remains on course to challenge the Congress for leadership of the Opposition camp on the road to 2024.
DNA - Published

Himachal says NO to Arvind Kejriwal's 'freebies': AAP fails to win single seat, all nominees forfeit security deposit

The Independents won from three constituencies and the Aam Aadmi Party, which had contested from 67 seats, failed to open its account.
DNA - Published

Congress faces first roadblock in Himachal, Virbhadra's wife flexes muscles for CM post; her supporters stop convoy

Late party veteran and six-time Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's wife Pratibha Singh has staked claim to the top post in Himachal Pradesh.
DNA - Published

Himachal Election Results 2022: Pratibha Singh or Sukhwinder Sukhu, who will be Congress CM name in state?

The Congress party is yet to reveal who will be the next Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, succeeding BJP's Jairam Thakur in state.
DNA - Published

Elections 2022: BJP's historic win in Gujarat, Congress' surprise feat in Himachal, but AAP celebrating the loudest

While BJP and Congress both won a state in the assembly election 2022 results on December 8, Arvind Kejriwal was the one celebrating.
DNA - Published

In 12 charts: Decoding Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh election results


IndiaTimes - Published

Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2022: Congress set to return to power as trend of alternating governments continues

In terms of vote share in Himachal, Congress is only marginally ahead of the BJP having 43.90 percent of votes compared to 42.99 percent of BJP's.
DNA - Published

Cong's Dhani Ram retains Solan, defeats son-in-law Rajesh Kashyap

Veteran Congress leader Dhani Ram Shandil retained the Solan seat in Himachal Pradesh, defeating his nearest BJP rival and son-in-law Rajesh Kashyap in assembly poll, the results of which were..
IndiaTimes - Published

Gujarat Assembly Election 2022: 'I bow to Gujarat's Jan Shakti,' PM Modi thanks supporters for historic win

PM Modi expressed his happiness over results of the assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh in 2022 and thanked party members & supporters.
DNA - Published

HPpolls: Former CM Virbhadra Singh's son Vikramaditya retains seat

Former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh's son and sitting Congress MLA from Shimla (Rural) Vikramaditya Singh retained his seat by defeating his nearest rival Ravi Kumar Mehta of the BJP..
IndiaTimes - Published

Himachal Pradesh minister Sarveen Chaudhary loses from Shahpur


IndiaTimes - Published

Himachal Pradesh Election Results: How women candidates performed in the hilly state; full list

Himachal Pradesh election has 68 seats up for grabs, for which BJP and Congress are the leading contenders.
DNA - Published

Himachal Election Results 2022: Cliffhanger between BJP-Congress likely to end soon as grand old party leads on 38 seats

As counting nears the end in the Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2022, Congress gains a comfortable lead over BJP with 39 seats.
DNA - Published

Assembly Election Results 2022 | As BJP nears historic victory in Gujarat, a look at new records the party hopes to set

Meanwhile, the poll outcome in Himachal also seems to be falling in line with the exit poll predictions even as Congress has got an edge over the BJP.
DNA - Published

Himachal Election Results 2022: What is hung Assembly? Know what happens when no party touches majority mark

A hung assembly will occur in Himachal Pradesh if both parties end up touching the majority mark in the state, which is at 34 seats.
DNA - Published

Gujarat, HP Assembly Elections scenarios explained: How many seats are needed to win, what to expect

The BJP is hoping to break records in both the states while the Congress is attempting to win Himachal Pradesh back and stay as opposition in Gujarat.
DNA - Published

Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh election results 2022: Watch live coverage of poll results here

Himachal Pradesh had elections on November 12; Gujarat on December 1 and 5. The counting of votes in both states started at 8 a.m.
DNA - Published

Day before election results, Cong expels 30 Himachal netas


IndiaTimes - Published

Himachal results live: BJP leading on 32 seats, Cong on 33 seats


IndiaTimes - Published

Gujarat, Himachal poll results live: Trends show BJP headed for huge win in Gujarat


IndiaTimes - Published

Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2022: BJP eyes record seventh term in Gujarat, changing 'riwaaz' in Himachal

Exit polls have predicted a big majority for the BJP in Gujarat and a neck-and-neck contest in Himachal Pradesh, with an edge for the ruling party.
DNA - Published

Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election Result: How to check on app

Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly election results will be announced on December 8.
DNA - Published

Border situation with China, 'misuse' of agencies, inflation to dominate Parliament winter session

The border situation with China, the alleged misuse of government agencies, price rise and unemployment will dominate the proceedings of the winter session of Parliament starting Wednesday. The results..
IndiaTimes - Published

As exit polls predict cliffhanger in Himachal, BJP and Congress now woo Independents; 'kingmakers' getting feelers

Himachal Exit Poll Results: After the announcement of exit polls on Monday, both the parties claimed they will emerge winner with a clear majority.
DNA - Published

Winter session of Parliament: Government plans to introduce 16 bills, Congress to seek discussion on China

The results of the assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh are likely to play out during the Winter session of Parliament beginning Wednesday.
IndiaTimes - Published


 Page 1  âŚŞ