Haryana

  • wheat
    Aug 27, 2015 22:56 IST

    CBI registers case in Haryana fungicide scam during Congress govt

    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a first information report (FIR) in alleged irregularities in the purchase of Raxil fungicide by the previous Congress government in Haryana. The FIR has been registered against unknown persons under provisions of the Prevention of Corruption Act and sections 420 (cheating) and 120-B (criminal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) by the anti-corruption branch of the central agency here.

  • Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar
    Aug 24, 2015 22:40 IST

    Canada evinces interest in investing in Haryana

    Industry in Canada evinced keen interest in making investments in solar power, medicare, services and other sectors in Haryana during an interactive session held at the Indo-Canada chamber of commerce with Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar in Toronto on Sunday, an official release said on Monday.

  • Uma Bharti
    Aug 22, 2015 10:33 IST

    Uma refuses to intervene in Punjab-Haryana water row

    Union minister for water resources and river development Uma Bharti on Friday refused to intervene in the water dispute between Punjab and Haryana.

  • A farmer inspecting the wheat crop after rain
    Aug 18, 2015 21:16 IST

    Farmers destroying cotton as whitefly disease set to hit yield

    Cotton crop in several districts of Haryana - Hisar, Fatehabad, Sirsa, and Jind - is under attack from whiteflies and in some cases farmers have cleared their land of the crop to curtail losses. New crop has been sown in certain areas.

  • Haryana Vipul Garg
    Aug 17, 2015 14:53 IST

    AIPMT topper Vipul thanks parents, says wants to help people

    Haryana's Vipul Garg has topped the All India Pre-Medical Test entrance examination 2015, the results of which were declared on Monday.

  • India-Bangladesh enclave exchange
    Aug 16, 2015 21:59 IST

    Girls unfurl Tricolor in 36 Sirsa villages in Haryana

    In a unique initiative, the Sirsa administration gave the honour of unfurling the Tricolour on the Independence Day to girls in 36 village of the district on Saturday.

  •  Manohar Lal Khattar
    Aug 14, 2015 19:47 IST

    Khattar lays stone of memorial for Partition violence victims

    Batting for reservation for Jats, Sonali Singh, a national executive member of the Bharatiya Janata Mahila Morcha (BJMM), women's wing of the BJP, on Friday said that the community's demand for quota should be met as it members no longer own big lands.

  • Powerlifters Phoolan Devi (centre) and Sonakshi (right)
    Aug 14, 2015 19:37 IST

    Khattar's nod to 1,040 posts of sports coaches

    Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar has approved 1,040 posts of coaches in the state.

  • Manohar Lal Khattar
    Aug 07, 2015 23:00 IST

    Will modify central land acquisition law to make it relevant to state: Khattar

    Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Friday his government would modify the central land acquisition law to make it relevant to variable land prices in different parts of the state

  • Dog Aadhar Card
    Aug 07, 2015 22:50 IST

    Hisar election office lags in linking Aadhaar with EPIC

    Hisar district is lagging in achieving its target under the National Electoral Roll Purification and Authentication Programme (NERPAP), a project of the Election Commission (EC) in which the Elector's Photo Identity Card (EPIC) is linked with the Aadhaar number of the registered voter. The aim of the programme is to create an error-free voter identification system by removing duplication.

  • Punjab and Haryana secretariat
    Aug 06, 2015 21:57 IST

    7 IAS officers shifted in Haryana

    The Haryana government on Thursday issued transfers and posting orders of seven IAS officers.

  • Manohar Lal Khattar, Haryana CM
    Aug 06, 2015 21:54 IST

    Haryana proud of BSF jawan's upreme sacrifice, says Khattar

    Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar has expressed sorrow and grief over the death of Rocky, the BSF constable hailing from Yamunanagar who laid his life while preventing Pakistani militants from entering into a BSF bus near Udhampur in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.

  • Chandigarh police personnel outside the Sector 34 multiplex where ‘MSG The messenger’ is releasing.
    Aug 05, 2015 20:34 IST

    Police struggling to meet Raksha Bandhan deadline to open women police stations

    The district police chiefs in Haryana are struggling to meet the deadline for opening separate police stations for women on Raksha Bandhan as announced by chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar.

  • Aug 05, 2015 20:19 IST

    Dushyant slams Modi, Khattar for 'failure to keep poll promises'

    Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) MP from Hisar Dushyant Chautala on Wednesday accused the Manohar Lal Khattar-led BJP government in Haryana of not fulfilling the promises made by the BJP leaders to the youth before the assembly elections in the state.

  • Rohtak rape
    Aug 05, 2015 15:29 IST

    23 HPS officers shifted, IPS officer given addl charge

    The Haryana government on Tuesday gave an additional charge to an IPS officer and shifted 23 HPS officers. Rao, inspector general of police (IGP), administration, was given additional charge of IGP, railways and commando during the leave period of PS Ahlawat.