It was built as a residence for Lord Dufferin in 1884 and now houses the IIAS.
The building was the residence for seven Viceroys and the location for the Punjab High Court.
Shimla Was A Part Of The Kingdom Of Prithvi Narayan Shah Of Nepal Before The British. It was declared the summer capital of India in 1864.
Prospect Hill During Winters | Other 6 hills are Observatory Hill, Summer Hill, Inverarm Hill, Bantony Hill, Jakhoo Hill and Elysium Hill
55% of the population is in the 16- 55 age group. And 28% of the rest is below the age of 15 | Image Credits: phototravelings.blogspot.in
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The train route from Kalka to Shimla has more than 806 bridges and 103 tunnels | Image Credits: HillPost.in
It’s a cluster of old houses once occupied by Muhammad Ali Jinnah.
Just place an order in advance at Tatung, Hopsons or Fook Chung.
Their patrons include Preity Zinta and Anupam Kher.
A. O. Hume lived here.
Pt. Madan Mohan Malviya and Lala Lajpat Rai accompanied him.
Shimla is bursting on the seams with residents, as it was only planned for 16000 residents.
The Shimla Convention was signed by India, China and Tibet in 1914. When the treaty was signed Tibet was considered historically independent.
All eateries close around midnight. There are no outlets that are open 24/7.