Feb 07

Job promise voters
Job promise a ploy to woo voters

HIGHLIGHTS Filling up of posts may be a final effort to win over the jobless before forthcoming elections Haryana government has made about 54,197 appointments so far and 17,000 posts are to be filled ahead of elections which are under process RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh Job promises ahead of the elections has been a political

Hike private schools rules
Hike in fee: 50 pc private schools not following rules

HIGHLIGHTS Even the schools which are running in profit are also increasing 20 to 40 per cent fee in the name of development and other charges RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh Out of the total 18,000 private schools in the state about 50 per cent schools have not submitted farm-6 which is necessary to increase the

About 15 lakh farmers are debt-ridden in state
About 15 lakh farmers are debt-ridden in state

Ravinder Singh Malik Chandigarh Crop growers in Haryana are reeling under debt which is matter of serious concerns as they are the backbone of the economy. The increasing demand of farmers to waive off debt in state is the talk of the town these days and a huge proportions of small farmers is forced to

State Women Commission
State Women Commission fails to rise to expectations?

HIGHLIGHTS 60 per cent complaints are still pending, the claims of officials proved futile l Heinous crime such as rape, gang rape and murder continue to happen consistently 15 per cent increase in complaints in 2018-19 as compared to 2017-18 RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh In a state like Haryana where patriarchy is still deep rooted

BJP straddles Jat heartland
BJP wins Jind bypoll by over 12,000 votes

BJP wins Jind bypoll . Ruling BJP won the high-stakes Jind bypoll in Haryana on Thursday with party candidate Krishan Middha defeating his nearest rival, Digvijay Singh Chautala of JJP, by over 12,000 votes.The BJP wrested the seat from the main opposition INLD, which was decimated in the by-election.Middha won by a margin of 12,935

Inter-se seniority of HC judges should not be ‘interfered’: HC Bar

Brijender Gaur Chandigarh Executive Committee of the Punjab and Haryana High Court Bar Association has held a meeting in which issue pertaining to elevation of judges was discussed. Secretary of the Bar Association Baltej Singh Sidhu apprised of the Executive Committee that the Collegium of the Supreme Court ignored the seniority of the High Court

BJP straddles Jat heartland
Know about the Jind ByPoll Election results in Haryana today

The counting of the Jind ByPoll Elections have started in Haryana since today morning. After four rounds counting Krishan Midha of BJP gets 15481 votes, Randeep Surjewala of Congress gets 7614 votes and Digvijay Chautala of JJP gets 13443 votes and NOTA gets 85 votes. Total 13 rounds of counting will take place in the

Age-old SAD-BJP bond comes under fire
Age-old SAD-BJP bond comes under fire

Ajay Bhardwaj Chandigarh Age-long bonds between the BJP and the Shiromani Akali Dal are under strain. Primarily because the BJP government at the Centre has failed to ameliorate the plight of farmers that has been a core support bank of the SAD. It was reflected glaringly in the manner farming community voted against the BJP

For transfer, cops queue up outside DGP's office
For transfer, cops queue up outside DGP’s office

Ravinder Singh MalikChandigarh Two days ahead of DGP’s retirement nearly 500 cops ranging from constable to SP rank, from across the state queued up in gallery outside his office in Panchkula, on Tuesday for seeking transfers. Sources said that most of them visited the DGP for transfer as they had been transferred away from their

FIR Sacha Sauda
‘Reopen FIR against Sacha Sauda head’

DP CORRESPONDENT Bathinda Five years after the court, in the want of police challan, discharged Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim from a case of blasphemy registered against him in 2007, some Sikh organisations have now appealed to the chief minister to get the case reopened for trial. Notably, Ram Rahim is now behind

Butterfly park
Butterfly park on GT road will be an eye candy for all

Ravinder Singh Malik Chandigarh Conserving butterfly improves entire environment for wildlife and enriches the lives of the people. In view of this and on the line of butterfly park in Chandigarh, the state government has approved the first butter fly park to be set up on 2 acre land on the premises of Pipli zoo,

Jind bye-poll haryana
JIND BYE-POLL: A definitive litmus test for all poll players

HIGHLIGHTS The bye-poll was necessitated following the death of Indian National Lok Dal legislator Hari Chand Middha in August last year As part of elaborate security arrangements to ensure smooth and peaceful conduct of polling, nearly 3,000 policemen will be put on duty, a senior police Counting of votes will take place on January 31.

Off the Cuff
Daily Post Special: Off the Cuff

Minister forgets to salute Power Minister Gurpreet Singh Kangar was the chief guest at the Republic Day function held at Bathinda on Saturday. The minister, after hoisting the tricolour, forgot to give a salute to the nation’s pride. It caused a major embarrassment for the district administration but despite noticing it on the podium they

Jind assembly Elections 100 years caste vote
Jind assembly Elections: 100 years lady reach to caste vote among other voters, clash at Jalabad village

Ravinder Singh Malik Special Correspondent/Daily Post 110 years old lady ‘Sarifan’ reached to caste the vote at Jind assembly constituency elections in Haryana today morning. 31 percent voting took place in Jind till 11.30 am by the voters. Though up to 10:30am around 52 percent voters casted the vote. After the voting of elections today,

Police make elaborate arrangements for smooth conduct of Jind bye-poll

Ravinder Singh Malik Chandigarh Police have made elaborate security arrangements to ensure smooth and peaceful conduct of Jind bye-election to be held on January 28. To avoid any kind of nuisance, the state police department has decided to deploy as many as 2,950 cops for the election duty. Besides security arrangements, a set of guidelines

Buana Lakhu neglect Haryana
Buana Lakhu: Over 150 national and international honours, yet a picture of neglect in Haryana

RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Panipat Buana Lakhu village with a population of 7,200 souls, Buana Lakhu village in Panipat district has become a cynosure of quite a few envious eyes. The forlorn village falling on the border of district Panipat, has been in limelight these days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised the gold medallist boxer

Skilled labour GST handloom industry
Lack of skilled labour, GST affect handloom industry

HIGHLIGHTS  Suffered setback of declining business and skilled labour  GST emerged as big factor for declining business as about 30-40 small-scale industries vanished and labour disappeared  Annual turnover came down by 30 per cent in the city RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Panipat Panipat has been known for its handloom industry across the world

Animal insurance scheme cattle breeders
Animal insurance scheme fails to fulfil expectations of cattle breeders

HIGHLIGHTS Summit-2019 at Gandhinagar, in Gujarat on Sunday D P Cattle growers raise questions on the scheme as only death claim is not the solution to the problem The harm to any organs or parts of body leads to loss of beauty resulting in cost of animals Decreased milk production has adverse effects on cattle

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Dera Chief
A Day after Dera Verdict: Unflinching Faith, Stony Silence

Faith shaken but many still revere ‘pita ji’ RAJAY DEEP Bathinda It was a second major jolt to Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh who was already serving 20 years’ rigorous imprisonment in a rape case, yet Nirmal Singh ‘Insaan’ of Budhalda said that Dera followers were sentimentally attached with ‘Guru ji’ (Ram

Ram Rahim CBI court panchkula jail death sentence
Justice to slain Journalist family after 17 years: Ram Rahim gets life imprisonment with three other convicts in murder case

HomeNewsBreaking  Four convicts to produce in CBI court with Ram Rahim via video conferencing in journalist murder case Nidhi Bhanot/Ravinder Singh Malik Ludhiana/Panchkula Justice to slain Journalist family after 17 years: Ram Rahim gets life imprisonment with three other convicts in murder case. In journalist murder case on Ram Rahim  hearing was carried out via video conferring