• Dushyant Chautala
    Jan 24, 2015 21:49 IST

    Dushyant's name in Limca Book of Records as youngest MP

    The name of the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) MP from Hisar, Dushyant Chautala, has been included in the Limca Book of Records for being the youngest MP in the country.

  •  Barack Obama
    Jan 24, 2015 21:46 IST

    Left parties burn Obama's effigy

    Protesting against US President Barack Obama's visit to India on the Republic Day, the activists of CPI, CPI (M), SUCI and other frontal organisations of left parties burnt Obama's effigy here on Saturday and raised slogans against the US president.

  • Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh posing with poster of his upcoming movie MSG: Messanger Of God'
    Jan 24, 2015 21:26 IST

    Nothing objectionable in 'MSG': Ram Rahim

    Asserting that there is nothing objectionable in his movie 'MSG: Messenger of God', Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on Saturday said there was not a "single word against any religion, caste or community" in the film.

  • swine flu
    Jan 24, 2015 21:22 IST

    Swine flu: Six deaths, 29 cases reported in Haryana

    As many as six people have died of swine flu while a total of 29 positive cases of H1N1 virus have been reported in Haryana so far. An official spokesman said that of the total 29 positive cases, eight were reported from Faridabad, seven from Gurgaon, five from Hisar, two each from Jind, Karnal and Sirsa and one each from Rohtak, Fatehabad and Jhajjar.

  • Wheat crop infested with yellow rust. HT Photo
    Jan 24, 2015 09:24 IST

    Experts for timely detection of yellow rust in wheat crop in Hry, Pb

    Agriculture scientists have advised farmers of Haryana and Punjab to be on the guard for timely detection of the yellow rust infection in the wheat fields. Indu Sharma, director of the Karnal-based Directorate of Wheat Research (DWR), told Hindustan Times on Friday that field reports about yellow rust were reported from eight places from the two wheat-growing states.

  • Kiran Chaudhary, Congress leader from Haryana. HT Photo
    Jan 23, 2015 21:58 IST

    Choudhry flays BJP govt for being 'indifferent'

    Haryana Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader Kiran Choudhry on Friday flayed the ML Khattar-led BJP government for allegedly being indifferent over the death of a farmer in Yamunanagar district, while standing in a queue for two days to get urea.

  • Jan 23, 2015 21:56 IST

    Swine flu claims one more life in Haryana

    Two days after a pregnant woman from Kalanaur in Rohtak lost her life due to swine flu, a man infected with H1N1 virus, who hailed from Jind district, died at the Rohtak medical college on Friday.

  • Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh posing with poster of his upcoming movie MSG: Messanger Of God'
    Jan 23, 2015 21:51 IST

    Tanwar pooh-poohs INLD protest against 'MSG'

    Haryana Congress president Ashok Tanwar on Friday said it was "wrong" on the part of the Indian National Lok Dal to protest against the "Messenger of God'' (MSG) film, featuring Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

  • Union minister of women and child development (WCD) Maneka Sanjay Gandhi-N.
    Jan 22, 2015 20:39 IST

    Men importing women for marriage from other states: Maneka Gandhi

    Union women and child development minister Maneka Sanjay Gandhi on Thursday stressed for institutional deliveries to check female foeticides in the country.

  • Rohtak sisters
    Jan 22, 2015 20:34 IST

    Sonepat sisters' case: Accused writes to police over status of polygraph report

    A month after undertaking lie-detection test, the main accused in the alleged molestation case of two Rohtak sisters has sought a clarification from the police over the status of the test report.

  • Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh posing with poster of his upcoming movie MSG: Messanger Of God'
    Jan 22, 2015 20:17 IST

    Rajasthan Sikh body seeks removal of ban on 'MSG' in Punjab

    The Rajasthan Sikh Gurudwara Parbandhak committee has demanded that the ban on controversial godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's film 'Messenger of God' in Punjab be lifted.

  • crimes against women
    Jan 21, 2015 21:08 IST

    Rohtak: 2 constables held for molesting woman in custody, suspended

    Two cops have been booked for molesting a woman under custody at a city police station here on Wednesday after a woman cop present on the spot lodged a formal complaint against her male colleagues.

  • Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh posing with poster of his upcoming movie MSG: Messanger Of God'
    Jan 21, 2015 20:21 IST

    Release of Dera Sacha Sauda head's movie 'MSG': Prohibitory orders issued in Sirsa

    Authorities in Haryana’s Sirsa district on Monday issued prohibitory orders in certain areas of Sirsa town in view of tension between the Sikh community and Dera Sacha Sauda sect followers over the release of controversial movie ‘MSG: Messenger of God’.

  • Chhavi Rajawat, MBA sarpanch from Rajasthan. HT Photo
    Jan 21, 2015 20:11 IST

    Chhavi Rajawat, MBA sarpanch from Rajasthan inspires all

    A young IT professional Chhavi Rajawat, who quit her thriving career in the corporate sector to become the first woman sarpanch of her ancestral village in Rajasthan in 2010, feels shift towards technology can be used as an essential tool to ensure transparency and accountability of the state exchequer.

  • Gopal Kanda-N
    Jan 20, 2015 13:04 IST

    Kanda owes govt Rs 18 lakh, but recovery yet to start

    Haryana Lokhit Party president and former minister of state for home Gopal Kanda ran up rent dues of Rs 18 lakh for overstaying in a government bungalow after losing entitlement, but the state government has not started the process yet to recover this money.