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Feb 27, 2019
In the Himalayas, growing population of feral dogs poses threat to wildlife, humansThe explosion of tourism, the lack of proper garbage disposal mechanism, and hyribidisation of breeds has led to a growth in feral dog population, leading to attacks on livestock, wildlife, and humans.
Nov 04, 2018
Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul-Spiti district records sub-zero temperature at -2.1 degree Celsius; roads closed in several areasOn Friday, around 70 people were rescued from the Lahaul-Spiti valley after the vehicular movement was shut on the Manali-Leh Highway due to heavy snowfall.
Jun 20, 2018
Triumph's Tiger Trails Spiti 2.0 will see riders travelling over 150 km a dayThe route will see the Triumph riders travel from Shimla to Manali via Sangla, Nako and Kaza.
Oct 11, 2017
Digging work at Himachal Pradesh's Rohtang Tunnel to conclude today; project likely to be completed by 2019Digging work of the strategic 8.8-km all-weather Rohtang Tunnel in Himachal Pradesh, which is already running three years behind schedule, will be complete on Wednesday
May 08, 2016
In a first, Himachal villagers get a say in hydel power projectsIt’s a big victory for some 1,200 people of Lippa village in Kinnaur district in Himachal Pradesh. After a seven-year struggle, the villagers have become the first grass-root people in the hill state to get empowered under Gram Sabha (village body of locals) to decide whether a hydel power project would be set up in their area or not.
Sep 03, 2014
'Ajanta of the Himalayas', Tabo, to have international learning centreTabo, an ancient seat of Buddhist religion and culture in picturesque Spiti Valley in Himachal Pradesh in northern India, will now have an international learning centre.
Jun 25, 2013
I was there: Surviving the 'Himalayan tsunami' in HimachalLast week, I was taught a hard lesson in Nature's rage, in the midst of a rock avalanche in Himachal Pradesh. I went seeking adventure and discovered humility instead.