Himachal Pradesh welcomes hordes of tourists with open arms
The tourists stopped their vehicles inside the tunnel, played music and started dancing.
Ban on tourism till November 25 but can be extended
Only 100 people can pull the famous chariot of Lord Raghunath, cultural functions and exhibitions face ban.
The Atal Rohtang Tunnel's foundation stone, laid by Sonia Gandhi in June 2010 has apparently disappeared mysteriously.
The Atal Tunnel was the dream project of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who granted it approval in 2000.
While the Atal Tunnel will open up opportunities of income generation for the locals in Lahaul and Spiti, it won't be long before these regions replicate Manali and Shimla’s ecological woes.
Himachal CM says the security cover provided to the actress will continue.
Kangana Ranaut left Mumbai this morning to her hometown Manali after being 'terrorised with constant attacks and abuses.'
On Monday, heeding the advice of the Himachal Pradesh government, the Centre had provided Ranaut with Y+ category security after her father Amardeep Singh Ranaut had written to the Himachal Pradesh Director General of Police conveying his worries for his daughter’s safety.
A few jibes from the friends and his ego subsumed Vipin Sahu, sending him on a six-minute crazy and wildly hilarious ride.
The order to shut down airports at Srinagar, Jammu, Leh, Pathankot, Amritsar, Shimla, Kangra, Kullu Manali, Pithoragarh was issued earlier during the day amid escalation of tension between India and Pakistan.
Footages of the dramatic incident were shared widely on social media platforms on Sunday.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.