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State in northern India

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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 God' and Veer Bhoomi which means 'Land of Braves'.

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Himachal Pradesh: Cable car gets stuck mid-air in Parwanoo | Oneindia news *BreakingNews [Video]

Himachal Pradesh: Cable car gets stuck mid-air in Parwanoo | Oneindia news *BreakingNews

In yet another mishap at the Timber Trail Resorts near Parwanoo, a cable car carrying seven tourists including 4 women got stuck mid-air. According to the reports, the incident happened because of a..

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PM Modi holds roadshow in Dharamshala ahead of Himachal Pradesh assembly polls | Oneindia News*News [Video]

PM Modi holds roadshow in Dharamshala ahead of Himachal Pradesh assembly polls | Oneindia News*News

Today morning, Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Himachal Pradesh's Dharamshala on a two-day visit. #PMModi #HimachalPradesh #Dharamshala

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Pro Khalistani slogans painted on a wall in Punjab's Faridkot |Oneindia News [Video]

Pro Khalistani slogans painted on a wall in Punjab's Faridkot |Oneindia News

Day after the Khalistani flag and graffiti was seen on the walls of the Himachal Pradesh legislative assembly, now pro Khalistani graffiti was spotted in the Faridkot area of Punjab State. #Faridkot..

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Himachal borders sealed; SFJ’s Pannun booked over Khalistani flags outside assembly | Oneindia News [Video]

Himachal borders sealed; SFJ’s Pannun booked over Khalistani flags outside assembly | Oneindia News

After yesterday’s incident of vandalism of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly, the state has stepped up security from last night. Interstate borders have been sealed and police barricades..

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Rajnath Singh asks for faster work near India-China border | 63rd Raising Day event | Oneindia News [Video]

Rajnath Singh asks for faster work near India-China border | 63rd Raising Day event | Oneindia News

Rajnath Singh has asked the BRO to enhance its capability with the latest technology for faster development of infrastructure in India-China border areas; Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur..

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Khalistan flags found tied on the boundary wall and gate of HP Legislative Assembly | OneIndia News [Video]

Khalistan flags found tied on the boundary wall and gate of HP Legislative Assembly | OneIndia News

In an incident that came to light on Sunday morning, Khalistan flags were found tied to the boundary wall and the main gate of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly in Dharamshala. The Chief..

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IMD weather alert: Heavy rainfall, thunderstorm warnings for today, check forecast for June 30

The IMD predicts very heavy to very heavy rainfall in isolated locations in East UP, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West UP, East Rajasthan.
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Himachal Pradesh CM Jairam Thakur's 'Nasha Nahin, Zindagi Chunne' initiative to curb drug problem: 5 things to know

An Integrated Drug De-addiction Policy has been adopted as a result of the State Government's commitment to ending the drug crisis.
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Himachal Pradesh CM Jairam Thakur launches 'Nasha Nahin, Zindagi Chunne' campaign in Shimla

CM said that the State Government was committed to eradicating the drug menace, for which an Integrated Drug De-addiction Policy has been adopted.
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Cable car stuck mid-air in Himachal Pradesh, several tourists stranded

So far, two people have been rescued and an operation to rescue the remaining nine people is underway in Himachal Pradesh.
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8 people stuck in cable car in Himachal Pradesh's Parwanoo


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'Every state must recognise its strength to make India USD 5-trillion economy', says PM Modi

PM Modi was chairing the first three-day national conference of chief secretaries, which concluded on Friday at Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh.
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'SC judge MR Shah falls ill in Himachal, being airlifted to Delhi'


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IMD predicts rainfall over North India for next 2 days, read full forecast

The central weather agency further informed that isolated heavy rainfall is likely over Jammu division, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand on June 17.
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Monsoon to hit Gujarat, Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra, Bengal, Sikkim, Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar in next 4 days

Heatwave conditions are expected to continue till Monday in isolated areas of Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand
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Himachal Pradesh: BJP, Congress exchange charges over National Herald case

BJP and Congress have traded charges on issue of ED issuing notices to AICC president Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi in National Herald case.
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Weather update: Delhi temperature settles at 43.8 degrees Celsius today, heatwave likely to continue June 15

Heatwave conditions are expected to prevail in isolated pockets of Delhi, Haryana, northwest Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh till June 15.
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Banned SJF leader unveils ‘Khalistan map’, with Shimla as ‘capital’, before Pak press in Lahore

Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, an Indian-origin lawyer who is wanted in India for secessionist activities, told Pakistani journalists at Lahore Press Club that the so-called “Punjab independence..
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Heatwave likely in Punjab, Uttarakhand, Haryana and Delhi till Thursday, check your city's weather

IMD predicted heatwave conditions in Odisha, UP, Madhya Pradesh, Jammu division, Himachal Pradesh, Vidarbha and north Jharkhand for the next two days.
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BJP will achieve Mission-2022 in Himachal Pradesh with grand success: Suresh Kashyap


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Himachal assembly polls: 'Will not allow AAP to open account', says Union Minister Anurag Thakur

Union Minister Anurag Thakur accused Kejriwal of shielding "corrupt" ministers and "making tall claims" of being "an honest per
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PM to attend first conclave of chief secretaries on June 16-17

In its bid to focus on key issues of urban governance, education and agriculture, and ensure coordinated efforts of states, the Centre will host a two-day conclave of all state chief secretaries later..
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Satyendar Jain arrested in 'fake' case as BJP is afraid of losing Himachal Pradesh polls: Manish Sisodia

ED had said last month that assets worth Rs 4.81 crore of Jain's family and companies.
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Weather update: More rains for J-K, Himachal, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, UP; check your states' weather today

According to IMD, there is a possibility of strong winds in Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Bengal during the next three days with rains in some areas.
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IMD issues orange alert in many districts of Uttar Pradesh; rains to continue in UP, Odisha, Himachal, Delhi

India Meteorological Department has predicted that rains will continue for some more days in Uttar Pradesh, Odisha, Himachal Pradesh and Delhi.
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Why there is suspense over BJP CMs in Himachal, MP

After BJP replaced Biplab Kumar Deb with Manik Saha as chief minister of Tripura last week, suspense looms large over the continuance of Himachal Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh CMs Jai Ram Thakur and..
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Prashant Kishor predicts electoral rout for Congress in Gujarat, Himachal

Poll strategist Prashant Kishor on Friday predicted electoral rout for Congress in Gujarat and Himachal. He was commenting on the outcome of the grand old party's Chintan Shivir which was recently held..
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Relief from heat! Rains predicted in Punjab, Haryana, North Rajasthan and UP between May 20-24

Light rain with thunder, lightning and hailstorm predicted in isolated areas in Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand during May 21-24.
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Southwest monsoon reaches Andaman; IMD predicts rains in J-K, Himachal, Uttarakhand

The IMD has forecast early arrival of seasonal rains in Kerala on May 27, five days before the normal onset date of June 1.
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Hailstorms likely to hit Himachal, U’khand in next 24 hrs, says IMD


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Himachal Pradesh: Why Congress fell back on Virbhadra Singh's legacy

As Himachal Pradesh inches forward to assembly election in less than six months, the principal opposition Congress party is grappling with the twin issues of factionalism and leadership crisis. Having..
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BREAKING: Veteran Himachal Pradesh Congress leader Pandit Sukh Ram passes away

Sukh Ram was admitted to AIIMS in New Delhi on May 7.
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Rahul Dravid rejects reports of attending BJP event in Himachal

This comes after a BJP MLA had claimed that Dravid will be participating in the party's event in Dharamshala.
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Khalistani flag controversy: Know why Himachal Pradesh remains on alert, interstate borders sealed

After a controversial incident involving a Khalistani flag, Himachal Pradesh authorities sealed the interstate borders.
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Khalistan flags found tied on HP House gate, probe begins

Khalistan flags appeared at the main entrance to the Himachal Pradesh assembly complex at Kaned in Kangra district on Sunday morning, accompanied by a sprinkling of graffiti in green across the white..
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Khalistan flags hung at entrance of Himachal Pradesh assembly gate; CM orders inquiry


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Himachal Pradesh polls a direct contest between AAP, BJP: Satyendar Jain

AAP had claimed that centre has initiated move to demolish four temples in Delhi's Sarojini Nagar area, accusing party of playing "bulldozer politics"
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Former petroleum secretary Tarun Kapoor appointed advisor to PM Modi

Former petroleum secretary Tarun Kapoor was on Monday appointed as an advisor to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Kapoor, a 1987-batch IAS officer of the Himachal Pradesh cadre, superannuated as the..
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Uniform Civil Code a good step, open to implement it in Himachal: CM Jai Ram Thakur


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Government procures 69.24 lakh tonnes wheat so far for nearly Rs 14,000 crore

"Wheat procurement has recently commenced in Rabi Marketing Season 2022-23 in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat and..
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BRO to construct world's highest tunnel at Shinku La Pass to connect Himachal to Ladakh


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Why all three - BJP, Congress and AAP - are fancying their chances in Himachal Pradesh elections


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BJP, Congress and AAP gear up for Himachal Pradesh assembly elections


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Weather update: Western Disturbance to bring relief from heat, rains likely in Delhi, Jammu-Kashmir

In Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Himachal and Jammu-Kashmir, there will be some relief from the heatwave from Thursday.
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After defections, AAP dissolves its Himachal Pradesh working committee


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Jai Ram Thakur to continue as Himachal Pradesh CM: Nadda


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Kejriwal will find it tough to save AAP's organisation in Himachal: Anurag Thakur


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Setback for AAP in Himachal Pradesh as state chief, 2 others join BJP


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IMD heatwave prediction for next 5 days, know which states will receive rainfall

IMD said for next 5 days, there is a possibility of strong heatwave conditions in most parts of Delhi, Jammu, Himachal, Haryana, UP, Rajasthan and MP.
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PM Modi’s gift to PM of Nepal is a miniature painting from Himachal Pradesh

The traditional "Pahari School" miniature painting from Himachal Pradesh, depicts the season of monsoon and the eternal lovers Radha and Krishna. The Nepali leader is on a state visit to India, and had..
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Centre hopes to hold J&K polls by year end

With the Delimitation Commission on the verge of completing its exercise in Jammu & Kashmir, the Centre is hoping assembly polls shall be conducted in the Union Territory along with Gujarat and..
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Amid Congress walkout, Haryana Assembly approves anti-conversion bill

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Himachal Pradesh: Dalai Lama makes first public appearance after two years in Dharamshala


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BJP to retain power in Himachal Pradesh: CM; prepare to sit in opposition, says LoP


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After Punjab win, AAP sets its eyes on Himachal


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As its footprint shrinks, Congress pins hope on Gujarat & Himachal polls


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