Lockdown for 240 deities too amid Kullu Dussehra festivities

Kullu (Himachal Pradesh), Oct 24 (IANS) Coronavirus pandemic has affected not only mere mortals, but also the divine: Over 240 deities will face the lockdown restrictions this year -- the first time ...

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Seven houses gutted in Himachal fire

Shimla, Oct 23 (IANS) Seven wooden houses were gutted in a fire in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district on Friday, police said. However, there were no casualties.

The cause of the fire at Purbani vil...

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Amit Sadh trains hard for ‘Zidd’ in Manali

Manali, Oct 20 (IANS) Actor Amit Sadh, who will next be seen in the web series, Zidd, is currently involved in rigorous training for the project.

From push-ups to pull-ups, Amit Sadh has been engage...

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Himachal temples see rush with onset of Navratri

Shimla, Oct 17 (IANS) Amid the fears of Covid-19 pandemic, thousands of devotees on Saturday thronged temples in Himachal Pradesh to mark the onset of the eight-day-long 'Navratri', considered an au...

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Dalai Lama writes to Covid-hit Himachal CM

Shimla, Oct 14 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has wished a speedy recovery to Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, who is in home quarantine after being tested positive for...

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Himachal CM tests positive for coronavirus

Shimla, Oct 12 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has tested positive for coronavirus on Monday. His condition is stable.

"This morning he showed some symptoms of the virus and a ...

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Himachal to start land-based fish farming

Shimla, Oct 11 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh will start land-based fish farming using recirculation aquaculture systems (RAS) technology under the Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY), a flagship s...

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