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Himachal: Met dept issues yellow weather warning for heavy rain, snowfall

Heavy rain and snowfall are expected to hit parts of Himachal Pradesh on February 14 and 15, prompting the Meteorological department to issue yellow weather warning. 

The weather department forecast rain and snowfall in the high and mid hills and hailstorm in the low hills and plains of the state from February 13 to 16, Shimla Met centre director Manmohan Singh said.A fresh western disturbance and its interaction with tropical easterlies or winds blowing from the east is likely from February 13 to 16, resulting into heavy rains and snow, he said.

Rajasthan High Court rejects interim bail plea of self-styled godman Asaram

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Triple talaq ordinance repromulgated

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Sunanda Pushkar death: Court to hear case against Tharoor on March 7

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6 killed, 18 injured in road accident on Lucknow-Agra Expressway

Six persons were killed and 18 others were injured when three vehicles were involved in an accident on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway in Mirzapur Ajigawa...