Haryana

  • Ex-INLD MLA Dr Ashok Kashyap
    Jul 05, 2015 21:21 IST

    Ex-INLD MLA Dr Ashok Kashyap arrested for sex tests

    Former Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) legislator from Indri assembly constituency Dr Ashok Kashyap has been arrested by the police for allegedly conducting sex determination test at his clinic on Sunday.

  • An army man measures the chest of a youth during the recruitment rally in Patiala on Friday. Bharat Bhushan/HT
    Jul 06, 2015 15:38 IST

    7,200 police personnel to be recruited in Haryana

    As many as 7,200 police personnel, including 1,000 women, will soon be recruited in the state, Haryana Director General of Police Y S Singhal said today. This time, written examination will be a part of the recruitment process. Out of 100, 95 marks will be for physical test and written examination, while the interview will carry only five marks.

  • Anil Vij, cabinet minister Haryana. HT Photo
    Jul 06, 2015 18:43 IST

    Sports complexes to be named after martyrs only: Vij

    Haryana sports and health minister Anil Vij said that a decision had been taken that all sports complexes in the state would be named after the martyrs Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev.

  • Khap Panchayat meeting
    Jul 06, 2015 20:25 IST

    Khap panchayats extend support to guest teachers; threaten to lock govt schools on July 14

    Extending their support to the agitating guest teachers protesting against the government's decision to remove them, representatives of several khap panchayats have threatened to lock all government schools in the state on July 14 if the government fails to reinstate the sacked teachers.

  • Ex-INLD MLA Dr Ashok Kashyap
    Jul 06, 2015 21:03 IST

    Ex-MLA Kashyap, aide sent to police remand in sex test case

    Dr Ashok Kashyap, a former Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) MLA from Indri, and his accomplice Sukhbir Singh were sent to one-day police remand, on Monday, by a court at Indri for allegedly conducting sex determination tests.

  • Haryana records 50.3 percent voting till 3 pm on Wednesday.
    Jul 05, 2015 20:19 IST

    59% Hry households survive on less than Rs 5,000 a month

    Despite the tall claims of the previous Congress government of taking Haryana to the top position in per capita income, only second to Goa in the country, about 59% households in rural areas of the state are surviving on less than Rs 5,000 per month.

  • Arrest-handcuffs-P
    Jul 05, 2015 17:29 IST

    Gang involved in oil stealing busted in Haryana

    With the arrest of nine persons, Haryana police on Sunday claimed to have busted a gang allegedly planning to steal oil from Hindustan Petroleum pipeline at Bahadurgarh near here.

  • UPSC
    Jul 05, 2015 16:48 IST

    Kurukshetra boy dropped defence services options for civil services

    Before ranking 102nd in the India civil services this year, Sandeep Malik of Kurukshetra had withdrawn from two lucrative professions of army and commercial pilot, only in the hope of getting selected for the IAS.

  • Karnal lad Deepak Bansal has secured 113th rank in the UPSC exam. HT Photo
    Jul 05, 2015 16:22 IST

    Karnal lad secures 113th rank in civil services

    26-year-old Karnal lad Deepak Bansal has secured 113th rank in the UPSC exam, results for which were declared on Tuesday.

  •  Shalini Duhan, UPSC
    Jul 05, 2015 16:37 IST

    Trainee revenue officer from Samalkha ranks 100 in UPSC

    A promising 24-year-old woman from non-descriptive Shahrmalpur village in Panipat district, Shalini Duhan, has scored 100th rank in the UPSC test results. In her second attempt, she improved from 190th rank.

  • Right to Information
    Jul 04, 2015 21:17 IST

    Haryana info commission slaps Rs 15,000 fine on treasury official

    The Haryana information commission has slapped a fine of Rs 15,000 on the treasury officer, Faridabad, for failing to provide complete information to an 83-year-old Faridabad-based social worker, also a recipient of Padma Shri award, for 15 months.

  • Deepshikha Sharma, who secured 33rd position in UPSC exams, along with her parents. HT Photo
    Jul 04, 2015 21:33 IST

    Kaithal girl secures 33rd position in UPSC exam

    A local girl, Deepshikha Sharma, has cleared the UPSC exam in the first attempt and securing 33rd position at the national level.

  • Manohar Lal Khattar-N
    Jul 04, 2015 20:32 IST

    Haryana CM ML Khattar announces AIIMs for Rewari

    Ahead of the Panchayat elections in Haryana, chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday announced that his government had decided to bring the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) branch to Manethi village of Rewari district to boost health services in the region.

  • Haryana Khaps and Jat Arakshan Sangrash Samiti
    Jul 04, 2015 19:36 IST

    Reservation issue: Malik worried about differences among Jat leaders over protest

    Akhil Bhartiya Jat Aarkshan Sangharsh Samiti national president Yashpal Malik on Saturday expressed concern over the differences among leaders of the Jat community over the schedule of protest to press their demand for reservation under the other backward class (OBC) category.

  • Boxer Vijender Singh along with Frank Warren, head of Queensberry Promotions
    Jul 03, 2015 21:37 IST

    Despite his denials, Vijender signed 4-year pact with UK boxing firm

    Olympian boxer Vijender Singh, already at the centre of a debate for turning professional, seems to have pulled a fast one on the Haryana government.