Haryana

  • Manohar Lal Khattar, Haryana CM
    May 23, 2015 18:29 IST

    CM Manohar Lal Khattar demands separate high court for Haryana

    Citing the pendency of more than 1.40 lakh cases of the state, Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar has demanded separate high court for the state, an equal representation on the existing bench of the Punjab and Haryana high court and an additional bench for the southern-western districts to ensure speedy delivery of the justice to the people.

  • Motilal Vigyan Mahavidylaya
    May 23, 2015 15:07 IST

    State wide protests in support of guest teachers in Haryana

    A large number of school students along with their parents today held protests across Haryana against the show-cause notice served to over 4,000 guest teachers by the state government here.

  • Patients wait for treatment at emergency wing of Rohtak PGIMS due to strike of resident doctors.
    May 22, 2015 22:13 IST

    Rohtak PGIMS director offers to resign, docs plan stir against FIR

    Barely an hour after he held a meeting with 17 doctors and MBBS students at the medical superintendent's office, newly appointed director of the Rohtak PGIMS Dr KB Gupta offered to resign citing personal reasons.

  • Khap Panchayat meeting
    May 22, 2015 20:50 IST

    Hisar: Husbands of women sarpanches call the shots

    Despite the state government reserving a quota for women in panchayati raj institutions (PRIs), the real picture of their empowerment is quite different from what is should have been. Participation of women in official works seems to be a distant dream in Hisar district, which comprises of 310 villages with 306 panchayats.

  • Murder, torture, humiliation
    May 22, 2015 20:42 IST

    Hisar: Hansi girl suspected to be killed for 'honour'

    A women social activist group - Janwadi Mahila Samiti (JMS) - on Friday held the police responsible for the killing of a Hassi girl, who is suspected to be killed for honour.

  • garbage dump
    May 22, 2015 20:17 IST

    Haryana: Fix officials tenure for effective execution of waste management

    Almitra H Patel, member, Supreme Court Committee on Solid Waste Management, India, on Friday said that officials working at local bodies should have a minimum tenure of two years for effective execution of garbage management plans. She was here to oversee the work under 'swachhta abhiyan', started by the Karnal municipal corporation in three pockets of ward no 2 of the city.

  • Manjit Singh
    May 21, 2015 19:35 IST

    Karnal youth who died in New Zealand cremated

    The body of Manjit Singh, 22, who was found dead under mysterious circumstances at Mission Bay, a sea beach in Auckland, New Zealand, on May 13, was cremated on Thursday.

  • Kuldeep Bishnoi, President of Haryana Janhit Congress Party. HT Photo
    May 20, 2015 23:06 IST

    Kuldeep Bishnoi, 24 party men to be tried for damaging property as well

    Already facing trial for rioting, Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC) president Kuldeep Bishnoi and former member parliament Dharam Pal Malik along with 23 party workers will now be tried for damaging property as well.

  • Sant Rampal
    May 20, 2015 20:15 IST

    Rampal says allegations against him are baseless

    Hundreds of followers of controversial godman Rampal gathered at the district court in Rohtak on Wednesday to get a glimpse of him as he was brought in for trial in murder that took place in 2006.

  • Deepak Nagpal. HT Photo
    May 20, 2015 22:09 IST

    In Hisar, a dentist who loves the dead

    Each month, many a time, Deepak Nagpal's phone rings and he gets up to leave his dental clinic. He knows the task is important, too close to his heart, but unusual.

  • Property tax-N
    May 19, 2015 21:41 IST

    Govt bodies, private individuals owe Rs 185 crore property tax to Karnal MC

    Various central and state government establishments are among top defaulters that owe property tax arrears to the tune of Rs 117 crore to the Karnal municipal corporation (KMC).

  • Beef
    May 19, 2015 21:30 IST

    Haryana police to ensure safety of stray cows

    Newly-appointed inspector general of police (Rohtak range) Shrikant Jadhav has taken several measures to ensure safety of stray cows in four districts of Sonepat, Rohtak, Panipat and Jhajjar falling under the Rohtak range.

  • Manohar Lal Khattar
    May 19, 2015 18:17 IST

    Haryana prepares action plan to reduce Infant Mortality Rate

    Expressing concern over Haryana's Infant Mortality Rate (IMR), the state government on Tuesday said that it is preparing an action plan in a bid to save more new borns in the state.

  • ABVP protest
    May 19, 2015 11:53 IST

    Haryana guest teachers gherao minister in Indri, show black flags

    A day after the police action against the protesting members of the Haryana Guest Teachers Association (HGTA), minister of state for transport Karan Dev Kamboj faced stiff opposition by teachers at Indri subdivision in the district.

  • Bihar Panchayat Nagar
    May 18, 2015 11:06 IST

    Police, protesting guest teachers clash in Karnal

    Several persons, including women teachers, sustained injuries after members of the Haryana Guest Teachers’ Association (HGTA) clashed with the police here on Sunday evening. The injured were taken to Kalpana Chawla Government Medical College and other private hospitals in the city. There is no confirmation of anyone sustaining serious injuries in the clash.