Aug 26

With Baba in prison, Sirsa recovering from violence
With Baba in prison, Sirsa recovering from violence

There is no report of violence since last night in Sirsa, which houses the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters, police said, asserting that the situation is under control in the district. At least 30 people were killed and 250 injured in widespread violence, arson and police firing in Haryana yesterday, triggered by the conviction of Dera

Father-son duo shot dead over water dispute in Haryana-
Father-son duo shot dead over water dispute in Haryana

A man and his son were shot dead today in a village in Haryana’s Sonepat district allegedly by a person known to them due to a dispute over distribution of water in the fields, police said. The 55-year-old man and his son (26) were gunned down in the village by the accused, they said, adding

Hry health dept launches ‘Hum versus Dengue’ campaign

Hry health dept launches ‘Hum versus Dengue’ campaign Chandigarh, Jun 29 (PTI) The Haryana health department has launched ‘Hum versus Dengue’ campaign, under which children studying in government schools in Gurgaon district would be provided free insurance cover of up to Rs 20,000 for treatment, in case diagnosed with the vector-borne disease.The campaign would be

Distt level Officers of Dept of Fertilizers and Drug Administration promoted to control Tobacco, Cigarettes.

Chandigarh, June 28 (Haryana): Health Minister Anil Vij said that to control Tobacco and cigarette advertisements, trade and commerce, production, supply and distribution, fertilizers and drug administration officials to the district level have been empowered. These officers will now be entitled to search and seize tobacco in their area.Health Minister said that there is the

CM’s Flying Team raids, seizes illegal alcohol brewing stuff; Stops illegal transportation.

Chandigarh, June 28 (IANS)- A special team of Haryana CM’s Flying team raided 356 places in the state for the prevention of the manufacture of counterfeit goods and illegal liquor. Also, for illegal operation of transport vehicles and such unauthorized activities. The cases have been registered against those involved. Apart from this, 98 Criminal cases

Trump Gaon a fraud event, Says an Official.

Trump Gaon came into limelight ahead of Modi’s tour to the US. A Haryana village in Mewat region called Merodha was declared to be renamed after US President Donald Trump. However, a senior official has declared it as a fraud event. The renaming was carried out by NGO Sulabh, which said the village will be known

Haryana govt magazine sparks controversy, Describes women’s veil ‘identity of state’

Haryana govt magazine sparked a controversy when it described women’s Ghoongat (veil) as the identity of the State. Krishi Samvad, a supplement of the Haryana Samvad magazine, is a monthly magazine published by the State government. It carries a photograph of a veiled woman. On the cover of the magazine, a woman is seen with her

Teenage boy dies after performing dangerous stunt in Haryana

Teenage boy dies performing dangerous stunt Haryana Chandigarh, Jun 27 (PTI) A 17-year-old boy, son of a daily wager, lost his life after being made to perform a dangerous stunt of burying himself in a sandpit for an entire day in a village in Panipat’s Samalkha town.”Sumit was buried in the five-foot-deep pit when the

Online applications only for Haryana’s TCP Department.

Only online applications will be accepted for Haryana’s Town and Country Planning department. The Department asked all the clients, applicants and developers to apply online for any kind of work. Arun Kumar Gupta, Principal Secretory of the department, adressed,” the department will stop accepting hard copies of applications from August 1.” Further, he added ,”The

Gurugram jail raided. Mobile phones, SIM cards seized.

Gurugram jail was raided on Saturday by the Crime branch team of Haryana Police. Led by the Deputy Commissioner of Police, Sumit Kumar, the team seized 20 Mobile phones with 12 SIM cards of different companies and 2 chargers. The raid was conducted after a complaint was received at office of Sandeep Khirwar Gurugram Commissioner

Two killed in clash in Haryana’s Bahadurgarh

Two killed clash group Haryana’s Bahadurgarh two injured. Chandigarh, Jun 26 (PTI) Two persons were killed and two others injured in an exchange of fire between two groups after an argument in a village function in Bahadurgarh town, the police said today.The incident took place last night in Goyla Kalan village in Haryana’s Jhajjar district,

Panjab University becomes a vehicle free,pollution free campus.

Panjab University Chandigarh, one of the top universities of India, made a big move to become a vehicle free campus. The varsity has taken strict decisions to ban the entry of four wheelers. The vehicles will be parked outside the campus and entry rules have been formed. The people coming academic blocks will enter from

International Yoga Day 2017 celebrated in Haryana and Punjab

The third International Yoga Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm across the twin states of Haryana and Punjab. Chief minister, ministers, MLAs and chief parliamentary secretaries took part in district level functions in Haryana. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar was the chief guest in district level function organised in Indri in Karnal. Yoga Day celebrations were also

Haryana Roadways staffers on strike, opposing bus permits to private players

Two months after Haryana Roadways employees went on strike opposing bus permits to private players, they will again go on strike Tuesday, inconveniencing more than 13 lakh passengers in the state. The employee unions have announced that as many as 4,200 buses would remain in the roadways workshops or bus stops and won’t ply Tuesday.

Rs 190 crore spent on advertising by Haryana govt in 2 years, RTI report

The BJP government in Haryana led by chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar has spent an amount of Rs 190 crore in advertising in 2 years. This information was provided by the information, public relations and language department of the state under an RTI filed by Rohtak-based activist and coordinator of Haryana Soochna Adhikar Manch, Subhash.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh recommended Dronacharya Award for producing yoga champions

Haryana’s popular spiritual leader, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who is widely known for his movie- ‘Messenger of God’, has been nominated for the country’s prestigious Dronacharya Award  meant to honour excellence in the field sports for coaching. He has been recommended by The Yoga Federation of India (YFI) for the Dronacharya Award, citing that he

Punjab, Haryana, UT cops to share intel on gangsters

Police officers from Punjab, Haryana and UT Chandigarh will meet every fortnight to discuss the progress made on nailing dreaded criminals as gangsters continue to pose threat to the law and order situation. The decision was taken in a meeting of senior police officers from the two states and their common capital. “The main issue

Haryana resumes supply, Delhi’s water crisis to ease

The water shortage in the national capital will considerably ease today with Haryana “resuming” supply of Delhi’s share of water from the Yamuna. A senior Delhi Jal Board (DJB) official said Haryana has “already released some water” and the situation will improve today. This will come as a respite to the people of north and

Five killed in road accident in Rewari

Cruiser Force van they were travelling in first collided with a tractor-trolley carrying fodder and then with a TATA 407 vehicle. The victims were employed at a private firm and belonged to nearby villages. Four persons died on the spot while one succumbed to his injury on the way to a trauma centre. The ill-fated vehicle

2 Education Officials fined for delaying info,Haryana by RTI

Haryana : The State information Commission has punished  penalty on two officials of the Secondary Education Department, Haryana, for delay in furnishing information sought under the Right to Information (RTI) Act. The State information Commission  fines of Rs 21,250 and Rs 3,750 had been imposed on Naveen Aggarwal, State Public Information Officer (SPIO)-cum-Superintendent, and SS