- Jan 24, 2015 21:49 IST
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.
- Jan 24, 2015 21:46 IST
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.
- Jan 24, 2015 21:26 IST
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.
- Jan 24, 2015 21:22 IST
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.
- Jan 24, 2015 09:24 IST
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.
- Jan 23, 2015 21:58 IST
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
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.
- Jan 23, 2015 21:51 IST
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.
- Jan 22, 2015 20:39 IST
Union women and child development minister Maneka Sanjay Gandhi on Thursday stressed for institutional deliveries to check female foeticides in the country.
- Jan 22, 2015 20:34 IST
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.
- Jan 22, 2015 20:17 IST
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.
- Jan 21, 2015 21:08 IST
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.
- Jan 21, 2015 20:21 IST
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’.
- Jan 21, 2015 20:11 IST
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.
- Jan 20, 2015 13:04 IST
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.