Jan 04

Prisoners Karnal Faridabad
Open house for prisoners in Karnal and Faridabad soon

RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh Now the prisoners in state will have an opportunity to live in open house in a place situated out side the jail in residential area of cops, in which they will remain unlocked. The project is expected to be accomplished within 3 months as renovation work is underway at face pace.

Women police stations haryana
Women police stations face staff crunch, poor infrastructure

The State government had come up with an idea to set up Women Police Stations in 2015 to control the crime against women. In the first phase, Women Police Stations were set up in each district. Later, four districts of the state had increased number of Women Police Stations. But it is matter of concern

OPD holiday Haryana
OPD’s to remain open on holidays in Haryana

STATE HAS WITNESSED 6 SWINE FLU DEATHS IN LAST TEN DAYS. WHICH HAS AWAKEN THE GOVERNMENT SLEEPING FOR A LONG TIME RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh Despite the government’s claim of proper arrangement to deal with swine flu, state has witnessed 6 swine flu deaths in last ten days. Which has awaken the government sleeping for a long time. One of the sources said that government showed laziness to aware people

GST revenue shortfall drags down tax revenue estimates
New GST Rates: TV, 22 items get cheaper in New Year 2019

In a new year gift to the common man, the government has notified reduction in GST rates on 23 goods and services, including movie tickets, TV and monitor screen. The consumers will pay less for these items of common consumption as the incidence of Goods and Services Tax (GST) on them will come down from Tuesday. The GST Council on December 22 decided to

Education department sexual harassment
Education department to sensitise children about sexual harassment

Highlights: THE CONTENT WILL BE INCLUDED IN THE THE MORAL EDUCATION PAPER OF THE CLASSES  FROM THIRD TO EIGHT STANDARD RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh Out of every 3 school children , 2 children have been reported as the victim of sexual assault in some way in their life. With rising incidence of sexual harassment and abuse against children, a need to sensitize children is now being

Kharak village Bhiwani
Unidentified bodies found at Kharak village of Bhiwani

Headless bodies of three persons recovered at Kharak village of Bhiwani on Friday morning.Sources said that the victims appear to be members of a family. The bodies are of a man, a woman and a child.  The bodies were found inside a drum lying along the roadside on Rohtak road. The police reached on the spot

Garbage Manimajra MC
Manimajra, home to MCC’s sub-office, reeling under garbage menace

WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh Manimajra, home to Municipal Corporation Chandigarh’s (MCC’s) sub-office, is reeling under garbage menace. With the Swachh survey approaching, the civic body authorities have turned blind eyes to the cleanliness quotient, as piles of garbage heaps are strewn across various places in the area. Areas such as motor market, bus stand, periphery boundary of MC sub-office, Indira Colony, Shanti Nagar etc. are brimmed

Haryana Chief Minister
Read about achievements of Haryana Chief Minister from his own mouth

Dr Ravinder Malik Chandigarh Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar addressing the press conference regarding it’s achievements in Haryana Bhawan on Thursday. Khattar said Bhartiya Janta Party decreased the electricity line loss from 30 percent to 20.2 percent so far in state. Around 50k solar panel to be set up in state, tender for 10

Nationalism RSS
UNDER THE CLOUDS OF THREAT: “There is nationalism beyond RSS”

Perhaps the only litterateur in Punjab to have received both, the Sahitya Akademi Award and the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award Atmajit stands like a colossus in the Punjab art world. A playwright with outstanding achievements Atmajit made no bones in returning his coveted Sahitya Akademi Award as a part of the award “wapsi” movement that stormed the nation in 2015. Having written more than a

KU rusticate ABVP ragging president
Kurukshetra University rusticates ABVP president for ragging

Kurukshetra University (KU) campus president of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), Sumit Rana, and another student have been rusticated on the charges of ragging. The KU proctor, Prof RK Deswal, said on Thursday that Rana, a first-year MA sociology student, and Nitin Sharma, a first-year Institute of Law student, were rusticated on December 11 and

All India Bank Officers' Confederation
Long weekend: Strike call by All India Bank Officers’ Confederation today

A bank strike has been called by a union of public sector bank officers today, demanding immediate wage revision and opposing the merger of the state-owned banks. The strike call given by the All India Bank Officers’ Confederation (AIBOC) expected to hit banking operations across the country. However, private sector banks would continue their usual business

Haryana CM Patanjali Herbal Ramdev
Haryana, Chief Minister inaugurated Patanjali World Herbal Forest Project

In an attempt to give a boost to Ayurvedic products, Haryana, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar inaugurated World Herbal Forest Project on Thursday. Acharya Balkrishna Ji Maharaj Herbal Forest Project , a collaboration of  Patanjali and Haryana  Government, in village Morni Hills  which is located 45 kilometres away from Chandigarh. This development has come to light after a Memorandum of Understanding was signed

Haryana police car bonnet
#Watchvideo: Man dragged Haryana police personnel on his car bonnet

#Watchvideo Man stopped by traffic police for driving on the wrong side near Signature Tower Chowk in #Gurugram. View this post on Instagram #Watchvideo Man stopped by traffic police for driving on the wrong side near Signature Tower Chowk in #Gurugram. Instead of stopping the car, man on driving seat dragged the traffic personnel on the

Haryana Civil body polls MC BJP
Haryana CM interacted with media after MC poll results, BJP starts victory celebrations

Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar addressed a press conference at his residence in Haryana after BJP won all the five seats in the Civil Body Polls . The results of Municipal Corporation elections came out today. He congratulated the winners.  BJP won over Karnal, Panipat , Rohtak , Yamuna Nagar and Hisar seats in Municipal

No dearth of funds in tourism promotion

DP CORRESPONDENT Chandigarh Haryana would be taken to top level in terms of tourism and for this, there would be no dearth of funds. The Madhogarh Fort in South Haryana would be renovated and developed as world class tourist spot. For this purpose, first instalment of Rs 30 crore has already been approved. The Madhogarh

Haryana: CEO approves new party of Dushyant Chautala

The Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) has granted on line approval to new party floated by Dushyant Chautala. After the split in Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), Dushyant and his father Ajay had decided to float a new party at Jind rally on November 17. The sources said that the name of the party probably would be Jan Nayak Janta Party. Dushyant and his supporters are also weighing more options

Haryana Inter caste weddings
Haryana: Inter-caste weddings witness upward trend in state

RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh Era of honour killings seems to be phasing out in Haryana, which witnessed 350 such killings during the past four years, with young boys and girls preferring inter-caste marriages, though slowly. As many as 635 persons _ both male and female _ of general category got them married in 2018.Upper and lower caste is no issue and the number of inter-caste marriages has gone up. Though,

Haryana beat Manipur to win junior football national championship

Junior football national championship: After a gruelling contest, it was Haryana who came through as the champions of the 2018-19 BC Roy Junior National Championships (Tier II), beating Manipur by a slender 1-0 margin in the final at Railways Ground, Rajkot on Wednesday. Despite being one of the lesser fancied team in the tournament in

controversy virat Kohli fans
Mired in the controversy, cricketer Virat Kohli tells fans to keep it light

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has come out in his defense, urging his fans to keep it light, a day after the controversial video went viral in which he lambasted a fan to go abroad for not supporting the Indian team. Mired in controversy, Kohli tells fans to keep it light. Kohli faced reprisal from fans and cricketers over his

India's #MeToo torchbearer Tanushree Dutta invited to Harvard
To encourage ‘MeToo’ PSWC sets new rules

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh To encourage ‘MeToo’ campaign, the Punjab State Women Commission (PSWC) has framed a set of new rules and regulations for  workplaces such as the office of the Chief Minister, ministers, civil, police and private offices across the Punjab. Male boss will able to call woman employees only in the presence of minimum one woman for the entire duration of the