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17 labourers killed in Himachal accident

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: February 14, 2012

Shimla, Feb 14 (IANS) Seventeen labourers, most of them from Jharkhand and Bihar, were killed Tuesday when their vehicle skidded off an icy road and rolled down a 200-ft-deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district, police said. While the 17 labourers who worked for the General Reserve Engineer Force (GREF)- a wing ...

Himachal court summons Karmapa over currency row

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: February 16, 2012

Shimla, Feb 16 (IANS) Tibetan religious head and the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje has been summoned by a Himachal Pradesh court next month over the seizure of foreign currency worth Rs.70 million (over $1.4 million) from his monastery last year, police said here Thursday. Officials from the Karmapa's office based in ...

Himachal minister resigns

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: March 12, 2012

Shimla, March 12 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Health Minister Rajeev Bindal, facing allegations of corruption from the opposition Congress, denied the charges but Monday submitted his resignation to Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal. Refuting the allegations of "amassing immovable assets", Bindal told the state assembly: "I am resigning from the cabinet." Earlier, pandemonium prevailed ...

Devastating fire in Himachal’s Chamba heritage town

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: March 18, 2012

Shimla, March 18 (IANS) A devastating fire gutted 16 buildings, comprising mainly shops, in Himachal Pradesh's heritage town of Chamba early Sunday, an official said. However, there was no loss of life. "Ten shops and six houses in Charpet Mohalla, opposite Chowgan Bazaar, were completely destroyed in the fire," Deputy Commissioner Sharab ...

Wild animals kill 22 in Himachal

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: March 21, 2012

Shimla, March 21 (IANS) Twenty-two people were killed by wild animals in Himachal Pradesh in the past three years, a minister said Wednesday. The deaths took place from Jan 1, 2009 to Jan 31 this year. In most cases, the killer was a leopard, Forest Minister Khimi Ram said in the assembly. There ...

Snow kills 10 in Himachal

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: March 29, 2012

Shimla, March 28 (IANS) Ten people were killed and property worth Rs.55 was damaged in the recent heavy snowfall in Himachal Pradesh, Public Works Minister Gulab Singh said Wednesday. The minister told the assembly that heavy to moderate snowfall was reported from various parts of the state. Nine deaths took place in ...

Six of family killed in Himachal accident

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: April 2, 2012

Shimla, April 1 (IANS) Six members of a family, including two women, were killed when their vehicle skidded off the road and fell into a 200-metre deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Sirmaur district Sunday, police said. The accident occurred near Andheri village near Sangrah town, some 200 km from Agra. "Five died on ...

BJP, Team Anna cross swords on Himachal Lokayukta bill

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Ghaziabad/New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) It was Team Anna versus the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday as the activists rejected the "very weak" Lokayukta bill drafted by Himachal Pradesh's BJP government, and the party hit back saying Team Anna does not have a monopoly in deciding which bill is good or ...

Seven killed in Himachal road accident

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: April 17, 2012

Shimla, April 17 (IANS) Seven people were killed and 23 others injured when an over-crowded multi-utility vehicle carrying a marriage party skidded off the road and rolled down a 40 feet deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh Tuesday, police said. The ill-fated vehicle met with the accident at around 12.30 p.m. at Khalota ...

Eight women killed in Himachal accident

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: April 17, 2012

Shimla, April 17 (IANS) Eight women were killed and 26 other people were injured when an over-crowded multi-utility vehicle carrying a marriage party skidded off the road and rolled down a 40 feet deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh Tuesday, police said. The ill-fated vehicle met with the accident at around 12.30 p.m. ...


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