Haryana govt roles out online system for property record


Chandigarh, Aug 22 (PTI) Haryana govt roles online property record. The Haryana government today said that its revenue department has rolled out a cloud-based centralised online system ‘Web-HALRIS’ to manage property registration and land records in the state. State Revenue Minister Abhimanyu announced this at a review meeting with his department’s officials on the progress of

Over 90 lakh farmers benefited from crop insurance scheme: Officials Over 90 lakh farmers benefited from crop insurance scheme: Officials

Over 90 lakh farmers have benefited from the crop insurance scheme during the Kharif season last year and the Rabi season in 2016-17, a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was told here today.   The prime minister was informed that claims of over Rs 7,700 crore have already been paid to farmers under

Home Minister Rajnath Singh launches digital police portal Home Minister Rajnath Singh launches digital police portal

Home Minister Rajnath Singh launches digital police portal. A digital police portal under the CCTNS project, which aims to create a national database of crimes and criminals, was today launched by Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Singh said the digital police portal will provide the citizen, facility for online complaint registration and request for antecedent verification.“The

Khaira takes on CM over Karja, Kurki, Khatam promise Khaira takes on CM over Karja, Kurki, Khatam promise

Khaira takes on CM over Karja, Kurki, Khatam promise.  Leader of Opposition in Punjab Vidhan Sabha Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Monday criticised Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh led Congress government for making allegedly false promises of total debt waiver and doing away with ‘kurki’ of the farmers of the state.  Quoting the case of farmer

Project of Rajpura-Mohali-Chandigarh new rail link: Manpreet Badal Project of Rajpura-Mohali-Chandigarh new rail link: Manpreet Badal

Patiala- The decks for the construction of prestigious Rajpura-Mohali-Chandigarh rail link are cleared as Punjab government has finally approved the project. Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal has sent a consent letter to the Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu, asking the ministry to start the work over the project as early as possible. According to sources

Preparation for Gurdaspur Parliamentary By-election
Preparation for Gurdaspur Parliamentary By-election

Government release cane grower’s dues, but only for Gurdaspur district. Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga)- In view of the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election, the Punjab Government has started issuing the funds for the Gurdaspur Parliamentary constituency. The government has released the dues of cane growers. Interestingly, Rs.25 crores has been released for those cane growers, who belong to

French presidency gives official role to Brigitte Macron

Paris, Aug 21, The French presidency said today that Brigitte Macron, the wife of President Emmanuel Macron, would have a official role representing France but would not be paid or have her own budget or staff.A proposal by Macron during campaigning earlier this year to create a new First Lady status for her has been shelved

BJP leader, Kejriwal put an end to civil defamation case

BJP leader, Kejriwal put an end to civil defamation case. New Delhi, Aug 21: A bitterly-fought defamation suit filed by BJP leader Avtar Singh Bhadana against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for latter’s alleged remarks, today came to an end as the leaders decided not to pursue it in a court here. Bhadana, then Congress

Shah postpones 3-day Tamil Nadu tour

Chennai/Delhi Aug 21, Amit Shah postpones 3-day Tamil Nadu tour. BJP president Amit Shah has postponed his three-day tour to Tamil Nadu, which was scheduled from tomorrow, amid speculation of a reshuffle in the Union cabinet. “He has postponed his visit because his stay in the national capital was deemed to be more important in

Sonia, Rahul meet Gujarat MLAs, strategize for Gujarat polls

Sonia, Rahul meet Gujarat MLAs, strategize for Gujarat polls. New Delhi, Aug 21: The Congress leadership today asked party legislators from Gujarat to remain united and continue their fight for truth and ideology in Mahatma Gandhi’s home state. This was told by the top Congress leaders to party legislators from Gujarat with whom they held

PM Modi reviews progress schemes related to Agriculture Sector
PM Modi reviews progress schemes related to Agriculture Sector

PM Narendra Modi reviewed the progress of two key schemes related to the Agriculture Sector on Monday. These are – Soil Health Cards and Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana. Prime Minister Modi was informed that 16 states and union terrorizes have completed the first cycle of Soil Health Cards distribution and the remaining states are likely

Solution to Doklam stand-off to be found soon: Rajnath

New Delhi, Aug 21 Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said a solution to the ongoing stand-off between India and China at Doklam would be found soon and hoped that Beijing would make a positive move in this regard. He was speaking at a a function of the Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) here.“There will be a

Malegaon Blast: Lt. Colonel Purohit gets bail after 9 years
Malegaon Blast: Lt. Colonel Purohit gets bail after 9 years

The Supreme Court on Monday set aside the Bombay High Court earlier order and granted bail to 2008 Malegaon blast accused Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit.A bench of Justices R.K. Agrawal and A.M. Sapre passed the order on the plea. Earlier on August 17, the apex court reserved its order on the bail plea of Lieutenant Colonel Purohit. Senior lawyer, Harish

Nepal PM Deuba visits India for Four days from Aug 23
Nepal PM Deuba visits India for Four days from Aug 23

The Prime Minister of Nepal Sher Bahadur Deuba visits India. He will accompanied by his spouse Arzu Deuba, will be on a state visit to India from 23-27 August 2017 at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.This is his first visit abroad after assuming the office of Prime Minister of Nepal in June 2017.

Rozgaar Mela by Punjab Government starts today
Rozgaar Mela by Punjab Government starts today

Rozgaar Mela by Punjab Government starts today. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh announced that his government will provide jobs to 50,000 youth in the first phase of the ‘Ghar Ghar Mein Naukri’ scheme.The Congress government organizing ‘Rozgar Melas’ across the state to implement Singh’s poll promise to provide employment to the youth. Today Rozgar

President Kovind to visit Leh today
President Kovind to visit Leh today

President Kovind to visit Leh today. President Ram Nath Kovind will arrive in the border town of Leh in Jammu and Kashmir today for his first official visit outside Delhi since taking oath of office.The President will present the Presidents Colours to the Ladakh Scouts Regimental Centre and the five battalions of the regiment tomorrow,

BJP backs Rajnath's statement lauding NIA for decline in stone-pelting incidents in J&K
BJP backs Rajnath’s statement lauding NIA for decline in stone-pelting incidents in J&K

BJP backs Rajnath’s statement lauding NIA for decline in stone-pelting incidents in J&K. A day after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that incidents of stone-pelting have declined in Jammu and Kashmir due to the National Investigation Agency (NIA), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday echoed the same saying that the central agency has

PM Modi, Amit Shah today to meet CMs of BJP
PM Modi, Amit Shah today to meet CMs of BJP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah will meet the Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of all party-ruled states today. They will discuss core issues like development and social welfare work including the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.Besides 13 Chief Ministers and six Deputy Chief Ministers, a few cabinet ministers

Rana Gurjit raps Khaira for political opportunism
Rana Gurjit raps Khaira for political opportunism

Rana Gurjit raps Khaira for political opportunism Chandigarh: Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjit Singh on Sunday lashed out at the leader of the Opposition in Punjab Vidhan Sabha, Sukhpal Singh Khaira for opposing the clean chit given to the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh by the Vigilance Bureau. Rana, in a statement issued here on

Cong earlier betrayed Longowal, now betraying youths and farmers: Sukhbir
Cong earlier betrayed Longowal, now betraying youths and farmers: Sukhbir

Cong earlier betrayed Longowal, now betraying youths and farmers: Sukhbir Longowal (Sangrur)- Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) supremo Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday lashed out against the Congress here while saying that the Congress government had betrayed Longowal and his ideals earlier and was now cheating and befooling farmers and youth even as it was engaging