Haryana

  • Capt Abhimanyu, Haryana finance minister. HT Photo
    Mar 03, 2015 09:36 IST

    Haryana's per capita income tops charts, thanks to Gurgaon, 5 other districts

    Statistics can often be misleading. The oft-repeated catchphrase of the previous Congress regime in Haryana - that the state has highest per capita income (PCI) countrywide - is one such example.

  • Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Insaan
    Mar 02, 2015 23:10 IST

    CBI court dismisses dera chief's plea to go abroad

    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court, Panchkula, on Monday dismissed fresh application of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh to go abroad for 11 more days.

  • Manohar Lal Khattar, convoy
    Mar 02, 2015 22:52 IST

    Man dies after being hit by Haryana CM Khattar's pilot car

    An unidentified person died here on Monday night after a vehicle in the convoy of chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar hit him on the national highway -1.

  • SAI
    Mar 02, 2015 20:28 IST

    Haryana: Rohtak boxing academy set for next-month launch

    The National Boxing Academy is set to begin operations at the Rajiv Gandhi State Sports Complex from April, after a team from the Sports Authority of India (SAI), its managing authority, inspects the premises sometime this month or the beginning of the next.

  • Manohar Lal Khattar, Haryana chief minister. HT Photo
    Mar 02, 2015 16:53 IST

    Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar orders special revenue assessment

    Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday ordered a special revenue assessment to assess the loss to crops caused due to recent heavy rain and hailstorm in different parts of the state.

  • hooda
    Mar 02, 2015 11:08 IST

    In Rohtak, Tanwar, Kiran announce statewide protests; Hooda absent

    Haryana Congress president Ashok Tanwar and Congress legislature party (CLP) leader Kiran Choudhry on Sunday announced to launch statewide protests on Monday against the BJP government in the state for its alleged anti-people and anti-farmer approach.

  • Arrest-handcuffs-P
    Mar 01, 2015 19:27 IST

    Two held for murder in Rewari

    Less than 24 hours after a Rewari resident was shot dead, the Haryana police claim to have solved the case by arresting two people on Sunday.

  • Anil Vij, cabinet minister Haryana. HT Photo
    Mar 01, 2015 19:17 IST

    Plan to develop Ambala Cantt begins

    The much-awaited road map to develop the Cantonment assembly segment is finally being prepared, the Hindustan Times has learnt. Sources said the plan was discussed during a marathon meeting Health minister Anil Vij had with senior district officials at Circuit House on February 28.

  • Town planning
    Mar 01, 2015 19:13 IST

    Barred from making building plans, architects knock doors of human rights commission

    The Haryana building planners and engineers association (HBPEA) has approached the state human rights commission, seeking directions to the urban local bodies department (ULB) to allow diploma holders to prepare building plans in municipal areas.

  • Capt Abhimanyu, Haryana finance minister. HT Photo
    Feb 28, 2015 20:47 IST

    Haryana finance minister Capt Abhimanyu hails budget 2015-16

    Haryana finance minister Capt Ahbimanyu Singh on Saturday hailed the budget presented by Union finance minister Arun Jaitley as "progressive, inclusive, growth-oriented and one that will prove to be a turning point in the history of Indian economy".

  • Congress MLA from Kaithal Randeep Singh Surjewala-n
    Feb 28, 2015 20:37 IST

    Budget anti-farmer, against common man: Randeep Singh Surjewala

    All India Congress Committee (AICC) spokesperson and Haryana MLA, Randeep Singh Surjewala, on Saturday said the Union budget presented by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government can be aptly described in four 'Ds' - "disappointment for common man, discouragement for farmers, denuding rural upsurge and denying growth".

  • supreme court
    Feb 28, 2015 20:25 IST

    SC stays high court order on appointments/promotions of joint secretaries

    The Supreme Court has stayed the order of Punjab and Haryana high court wherein the latter had quashed the promotion of two officers and had set aside appointment of one more as deputy secretary at Haryana Vidhan Sabha.

  • Delhi Gurgaon toll booth
    Feb 27, 2015 22:32 IST

    Bastara toll tax lowered for Ghraunda block residents

    A private toll booth on national highway-1 agreed on Friday to give special concessions to the people of more than 50 villages of Gharaunda block, at its Bastara toll plaza in this district.

  • Hukam Singh
    Feb 27, 2015 22:22 IST

    Former Hry CM Hukam Singh cremated with full state honours

    Former chief minister Master Hukam Singh, who died at a private hospital in Gurgaon on Thursday, was cremated at his native town Charkhi Dadri in Bhiwani district with full state honours.

  • Feb 27, 2015 19:20 IST

    Mall guard murder: Main accused on 6-day police remand, two more rounded up

    A day after a 28-year-old security guard was killed at a local mall on Sonepat road here, a local court has sent the main accused Dheeraj Kumar, who was arrested on Thursday, on six-day police remand.