A Himalayan community's efforts to contain COVID-19 attest to power of outreach, and need for better healthcare
Residents, medical workers and a youth group mitigated a dangerous rise in COVID-19 recently in the district of Lahaul and Spiti in Himachal Pradesh, but the pandemic exposed a desperate need for better healthcare in this remote part of India.
Dal Lake freezes over as Jammu and Kashmir receives fresh heavy snowfall; flights to and from Srinagar disrupted
While fresh snowfall brought relief from intense cold to the residents of Jammu and Kashmir, it also disrupted normal life was disrupted
Monsoon update: Manali-Leh highway shut after fresh landslides hit Kullu; Yamuna's water level begins to recede in Delhi
Fresh landslides struck Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district on Wednesday, blocking traffic on the Manali-Leh highway. The landslides occurred at Marhi between Manali and Rohtang at around 11.30 am, Kullu Superintendent of Police Gaurav Singh said.
IMD predicts heavy rain in Mumbai for next 48 hours; fishermen advised to stay away from sea due to squally weather over Gujarat coast
Mumbai and its adjoining areas are likely to receive heavy rainfall for the next two days, predicted IMD. The weather forecasting agency also predicted heavy rainfall at isolated places over Chhattisgarh, Telangana, Madhya Maharashtra, Gujarat, Vidarbha, Madhya Pradesh and Nagaland.
Five pilgrims injured as glacier collapses en route to Shrikhand Mahadev shrine in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu
Five pilgrims were injured as a glacier broke off and collapsed on way to the Shrikhand Mahadev shrine in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district, the police said on Wednesday.
Kullu bus accident : Toll in Himachal crash rises to 44; overloading, negligent driving may have caused accident
At least 44 people were killed and 34 others injured when an overloaded bus fell into a deep drain in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh
Daily Bulletin: Modi leads Yoga Day celebrations in Ranchi; Sitharaman to chair first GST council meet as finance minister; day's top stories
The world celebrates the fourth international yoga day on Friday, the 21st of June; The Lok Sabha will debate today the contentious triple talaq bill; Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will chair her first meeting of the GST Council; day's top stories
32 killed, 28 injured in Himachal's Kullu after bus falls in drain; overloading, negligent driving suspected cause of accident
At least 25 people were killed and 35 others severely injured when a bus fell into a deep drain in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday
Kullu bus accident: Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi express condolences to families of those killed in mishap in Himachal Pradesh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his condolences to the families of those who lost their lives in the bus accident at Kullu on Thursday
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In Kullu, slum dwellers who would earlier let dogs loose on health workers now realise need for immunisation of children
Kullu district performs well on immunisation with 89 percent immunisation coverage which is in line with the overall high immunisation coverage of the state.
Schools in Kullu, Shimla to remain shut for two days due to snowfall; IMD predicts hailstorm in Himachal Pradesh
According to the authorities in Himachal Prdaesh, the schools will reopen on 13 February.
Himachal govt urges locals to avoid venturing near avalanche-prone slopes after fresh snowfall, 413 roads shut down in state
Shimla, Chamba, Lahaul-Spiti, Kullu and Kinnaur received fresh snowfall, triggering an advisory from the Himachal Pradesh government which asked locals not to venture close to avalanche-prone slopes.
Himachal Pradesh: IAF airlifts 26 stranded tourists from Lahaul valley, rescue operations continue for fourth day
Most of them were stranded at various locations in the Himalayas for the past six days with heavy snowfall in the region triggering massive landslides that snapped road links in the Lahaul-Spiti district since 22 September.
1,000 still stranded in Himachal Pradesh due to heavy rains, snow; rescue operations continue for third day
Chief Minister oh Himachal Pradesh Jai Ram Thakur has apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the state suffered losses totalling approximately Rs 1,250 crore due to the heavy rains.
Himachal Pradesh rains: Officials rescue 35 IIT Roorkee from Lahaul-Spiti district; over 1,500 tourists still stranded
Heavy snowfall on the Rohtang Pass has cut off the Lahaul and Spiti valleys affecting a large number of tourists in Himachal Pradesh.
Heavy rains lashed several areas of Himachal Pradesh on Monday and Tuesday. At least eight people have been killed in rain-related incidents in the state in the last two days. AP
The toll in rain-related incidents in Himachal Pradesh, which is battered by heavy showers, have increased to eight now. Meanwhile, Bhakra Beas Management Board's (BBMB) Assistant Design Engineer (ADE) Arun Bhatia said more than 49,000 cusecs of water from the dam would be released at 3 pm on Tuesday.
Trekkers reported missing in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti district, including IIT-Rourkee students, are safe
The father of the one of the trekkers from IIT-Rourkee said the group travelling in Himachal Pradesh had lost contact in Lahaul-Spiti district's Sissu area.
North India rains updates: Over 500 pilgrims stranded near Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand's Kedarnath Valley
Heavy rains in North India LIVE updates: In Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh, the Ravi river is flowing at a dangerous level and people are being evacuated from low-lying areas by the administration since Sunday.