Four people were killed and two seriously injured when a speeding Punjab Roadways bus hit a Maruti Swift car near Banur on the Banur-Kharar road on Sunday.
Krishan Pal Gurjar has been fielded from Faridabad; Rao Inderjit Singh from Gurgaon; Rattan Lal Kataria from Ambala; Dharambir Singh from Bhiwani-Mahendergarh; Raj Kumar Saini from Kurukshetra and Om Prakash Dhankar from Rohtak.
In a surprise move, the BJP on Saturday night declared Vijay Sampla, a prominent Dalit leader from the Doaba region, as its candidate from Hoshiarpur (reserved) parliamentary seat.
Vijay Sampla is BJP candidate from Hoshiarpur
Former Congress minister Ishar Singh Meharban, who had lost the 2012 assembly elections from Jagraon segment by just 206 votes, is set to join the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Sunday along with Rajbir Singh Padiala, it is learnt.
Union minister Manish Tewari was on Saturday admitted to a south Delhi hospital for treatment of a heart ailment, sources close to him said. Tewari (48) has not been keeping well for the past several days and had earlier gone to AIIMS for treatment, the source said, adding, "He had come to Max Hospital in south Delhi on Saturday where he has been admitted."
Thousands of mourners in Kashmir valley defied curfew on Saturday and buried a Kashmiri teenage boy who was shot dead by government forces and police said witnesses.
The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to Centre and Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd on a PIL seeking cancellation of the company's license and a CBI probe against it for allegedly supplying adulterated drugs in the country.
Congress sitting MLA from Sohna, Dharambir Singh, resigned from Congress and joined BJP on Friday. He had recently announced to contest Lok Sabha polls from Bhiwani-Mahendergarh and also resigned from the post of chief parliamentary secretary on March 9.
Srinagar on Friday witnessed major traffic snarls across the city because of unprecedented water logging due to heavy snowfall. The authorities failed to restored submerged roads on several key roads.
An Indian-origin man in Singapore has been jailed for 12 weeks for brutally assaulting his wife suspecting her to be having an affair, a media report said today.
Inderjit Singh Reyat, convict in the 1985 Air India bombing, has lost his appeal of a nine-year jail term for perjury. Reyat was found guilty of perjuring himself at the trial at which two other men accused in the 1985 bombings – Ripudaman Singh Malik and Ajaib Singh Bagri – were acquitted.
The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) on Friday announced its candidates for all 10 Lok Sabha seats in Haryana.
The recent appointment of Punjab's ex-home secretary DS Bains as chairperson of state's Police Complaints Authority (PCA) challenged in high court. High court issues notices to Punjab govt as well as Bains, directing it to file reply by April 7.