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Himachal building collapse: 11 soldiers, civilian killed, 28 rescued

Shimla: Eleven soldiers and a civilian were killed and 28 others rescued after a four-storey building in Himachal Pradesh’s Kumarhatti town where Assam Rifles troopers were holding a party, collapsed due to rain, rescuers said on Monday. Deputy Commissioner K.C. Chaman said one soldier is still trapped in the debris and a rescue operation by the […]

Four-storey building collapse in Himachal (Photo: IANS)

2 dead, 11 soldiers, seven civilians trapped in building collapse in Himachal

Shimla: A soldier and a civilian were killed and 11 other soldiers and seven civilians were still trapped after a four-storey building collapsed due to rain at Kumarhatti town of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. While 19 soldiers and five civilians were pulled out from the debris, the rescue operation by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), […]

Himachal Pradesh MP Anurag Thakur (Photo: Twitter@BJP)

Former BCCI chief Anurag Thakur now a member of the Modi team

Shimla:  A keen cricketer in his young days and later Board of Cricket for Control in India (BCCI) chief, four-time Himachal Pradesh MP Anurag Thakur was sworn-in as a minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s second government on Thursday. Elected from Hamirpur, a BJP bastion from where his father and two-time Chief Minister Prem Kumar […]