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Special Olympics Bharat athletes get back to training to prepare for 2022 World Winter Games
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Special Olympics Bharat athletes get back to training to prepare for 2022 World Winter Games

Alpine Skiing, Snow Boarding and Snowshoeing were the three Snow Sports that were the primary focus of this preparation camp, the first in over a year after the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Narendra Modi inaugurates Atal Tunnel in Rohtang, blames Congress for delay in completing project
India

Narendra Modi inaugurates Atal Tunnel in Rohtang, blames Congress for delay in completing project

The Atal Tunnel, built by the BRO, is the longest highway tunnel in the world and reduces the distance between Manali and Leh by 46 kilometres

Atal Tunnel is ready after 10 years; world's longest tunnel at 10,000 feet will connect Manali and Leh
India

Atal Tunnel is ready after 10 years; world's longest tunnel at 10,000 feet will connect Manali and Leh

Built at a cost of over Rs 2,500 crore, the idea was conceived by the Indira Gandhi govt in 1983. Work, however, started only in September 2009 — seven years after the then prime minsiter Atal Bihari Vajpayee approved the project

Sudipta Sengupta shares her story of ascending Lalana, tragedies and triumphs along the treacherous trek route
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Sudipta Sengupta shares her story of ascending Lalana, tragedies and triumphs along the treacherous trek route

The aim of the expedition was to climb an unnamed virgin peak (20,130 ft/6,136 m) in the Lahoul Himalayas. If successful, we planned to name it Lalana, which means woman in Bengali.

For Himalayan trekkers, a lost summer: Amid coronavirus crisis, mountains' solace too is forfeit
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For Himalayan trekkers, a lost summer: Amid coronavirus crisis, mountains' solace too is forfeit

From our #SummerWithout series | 'Once, I introspected over why one leaves behind urban comforts to trek along these routes in the biting cold. I realise now as I miss out on 2020’s climb that the answer is quite simple: The mountains are addictive, as is journeying through them.'

Dal Lake freezes over as Jammu and Kashmir receives fresh heavy snowfall; flights to and from Srinagar disrupted
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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
India

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.

Mandi Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Ram Swaroop Sharma wins
Politics

Mandi Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Ram Swaroop Sharma wins

BJP made a comeback with Ramswarup Sharma in Mandi, in 2014 elections.

Shimla, Dalhousie, Chail in Himachal Pradesh see continuous snowfall; hilly areas reeling under sub-zero temperatures
India

Shimla, Dalhousie, Chail in Himachal Pradesh see continuous snowfall; hilly areas reeling under sub-zero temperatures

Several tourist places in Himachal Pradesh continued to get snowfall on Saturday, further dipping the temperature in the areas, the meteorological department said.

Snow envelops Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand
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Snow envelops Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand

Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand received fresh snowfall on Thursday. Shimla received the season’s highest snowfall on Wednesday

Lahaul-Spiti residents forcibly enter Rohtang tunnel to reach Manali, lose consciousness midway
India

Lahaul-Spiti residents forcibly enter Rohtang tunnel to reach Manali, lose consciousness midway

Some residents of Lahaul-Spiti forcibly entered the under-construction Rohtang tunnel around midnight on Tuesday, after waiting all day to gain access and travel to Manali.

Himachal Pardesh rains: Toll rises to eight after two men die in road accident in Kinnaur
India

Himachal Pardesh rains: Toll rises to eight after two men die in road accident in Kinnaur

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
India

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.

Himachal Pradesh: Army rescues two stranded in Kangra flash floods; two scooters, car washed away
India

Himachal Pradesh: Army rescues two stranded in Kangra flash floods; two scooters, car washed away

The Army rescued two persons stranded due to flash floods in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district, an official said on Monday. They were stranded at Saurabh Van Vihar, a park, in Palampur. Two scooters and a car were washed away in the flash floods in the area, he said.

Himachal Pradesh rains: IAF chopper deployed, 19 rescued at Dobi in Kullu district after flash floods
India

Himachal Pradesh rains: IAF chopper deployed, 19 rescued at Dobi in Kullu district after flash floods

He said the chopper was requisitioned on the direction of chief minister Jai Ram Thakur and the stranded people were rescued safely. Presiding over a meeting to take stock of situation in view of heavy rains for the last few days in the state, particularly in four districts of Kullu, Chamba, Kinnaur and Lahaul and Spiti, Thakur directed the officers to take all precautionary measures to minimise loss to life and property.

Himachal Pradesh rains trigger landslides, flash floods; swelling Beas river washes vehicles away in Manali, Kullu
India

Himachal Pradesh rains trigger landslides, flash floods; swelling Beas river washes vehicles away in Manali, Kullu

Most regions in Himachal Pradesh are experiencing heavy to extremely heavy rain, causing landslides in some areas and also blocking highways.

Himachal Pradesh highways closed after heavy overnight rain; five buried under landslide, hundreds stranded
India

Himachal Pradesh highways closed after heavy overnight rain; five buried under landslide, hundreds stranded

Heavy downpour led to landslides in many parts of Himachal Pradesh. To avoid any mishaps, schools in Shimla and Mandi district have been closed for the day.

Zomato launches its restaurant reviews and ratings platform across 25 new cities
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Zomato launches its restaurant reviews and ratings platform across 25 new cities

Zomato launched its online ordering and food delivery services in May 2015.

Class 12 girl in Manali alleges gangrape after going missing for 3 days; three arrested in Punjab
India

Class 12 girl in Manali alleges gangrape after going missing for 3 days; three arrested in Punjab

A Class 12 student was allegedly raped by five youths for over three days in Manali town of Himachal Pradesh, police said on Wednesday. Police said they had received a complaint about two Class 12 girls going missing on 17 June.

On World Environment Day 2018, awash in trash, mounds of plastic rob Rohtang Pass of picturesque beauty
India

On World Environment Day 2018, awash in trash, mounds of plastic rob Rohtang Pass of picturesque beauty

Packets of potato chips, plastic bottles, beer cans are threatening the ecology of the Rohtang Pass, as local authorities disregard ecological concerns.