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Hi·ma·chal Pra·desh

 (hə-mä′chəl prə-dāsh′, -dĕsh′)
A state of northern India in the western Himalaya Mountains. Originally part of Punjab, Himachal Pradesh was made a separate state in 1971.

Himachal Pradesh

(hɪˈmɑːtʃəl prɑːˈdɛʃ)
n
(Placename) a state of N India, in the W Himalayas: rises to about 6700 m (22 000 ft) and is densely forested. Capital: Simla. Pop: 6 077 248 (2001). Area: 55 658 sq km (21 707 sq miles)

Hi•ma•chal Pra•desh

(hɪˈmɑ tʃəl prəˈdeɪʃ)
n.
a state in N India. 5,170,877; 10,904 sq. mi. (28,241 sq. km). Cap.: Shimla.
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Summary: Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], June 22 (ANI): Justice V Ramasubramanian on Saturday took oath as the Chief Justice of the Himachal Pradesh High Court in Shimla.
Summary: Moscow [Russia], June 21 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday expressed his condolences to the families of those who lost their lives in the bus accident in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh.
Summary: Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], June 20 (ANI): Death toll rose to 33 in Banjar area bus accident in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday, an official said.
Summary: Mandi (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Aug 31 (ANI): Three forest officials including a block forest officer has been booked in a case of alleged illegal felling of trees in Naina Devi area, Mandi, Himachal Pradesh.
Himachal Day and Vaisakhi festival were recently celebrated at a farm house near Barka by the Himachal Wing of Indian Social Club Oman.
Party to shift its entire might to Himachal after Punjab elections
Himachal Pradesh, is one of the states which has realized the importance of reproductive biotechnology and its role in improving livestock potential and genetic pool of the milch animals.
Prem Kumar Dhumal, Chief Minister emphasised that the Government of India needed to have a serious relook at its various policies which discriminate some of the States within the Special Category States as a result of which Himachal Pradesh was increasingly getting the feeling that it was being discriminated against and was paying the price for remaining a peaceful State which has gainfully utilized its limited resources for development.
Summary: Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Aug 27 (ANI): Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Tuesday ordered a probe to look into the issue of a website claiming that the government was planning to sell some state-run hotels owned by Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (HPTDC) and stated that no such development is taking place.

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