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RSS ideologue ML Khattar to be new Haryana chief minister

A first time contestant and a first time legislator, Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) ideologue, Manohar Lal Khattar (60) was on Tuesday chosen as the leader of the BJP legislature group in Haryana assembly and thereby will be the next chief minister of Haryana. I Khattar to take oath as Haryana chief minister on Oct. 26 I Khattar promises all-round devp, corruption free governance

Narendra Modi to spend his first Diwali as Prime Minister in Srinagar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will spend his first Diwali as Prime Minister in Srinagar. The move is likely to have a positive impact as Srinagar is trying to limp back to normalcy.

BJP disassociates self from Sidhu’s Akali-bashing during Haryana polls

The BJP on Tuesday disassociated itself from the remarks made by former Amritsar MP Navjot Singh Sidhu against the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and its leaders while campaigning in the recent Haryana assembly polls.

Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh get new BJP in-charge

The BJP has appointed Agra MP Rama Shankar Katheria as incharge of Punjab affairs, replacing senior party leader and Kangra MP Shanta Kumar. BJP media incharge Srikant Sharma has been given charge of Himachal Pradesh, whereas Anil Jain has been made incharge of Haryana.

Centre to work in tandem with Haryana govt: Naidu

Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said the Centre would work shoulder-to-shoulder with the next government in Haryana to put the state on the path of progress.

Khattar’s native village in Rohtak jubilant

Chief minister-designate Manohar Lal Khattar, who won from the Karnal assembly seat with a decisive margin, has his roots at Banyani village, 14 km from Rohtak.

Haryana: Dera diktat helped BJP, say analysts

Sirsa-based Dera Sacha Sauda’s move to support the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) helped the party register a thumping victory in the assembly election, according to researchers.

Punjab: Now no transfer of local bodies’ staff

The Class-2, -3 and -4 employees in any civic body of Punjab would not be transferred, local bodies minister Anil Joshi announced on Tuesday after his meeting here with employee unions.

West Bengal cops recover 3 girls in Jalandhar

Busting an inter-state human trafficking network on Tuesday here, the West Bengal Police have recovered three girls who were missing from Kalimpong village in the Darjeeling hills since October 8.

J&K CM Omar Abdullah downplays BJP's poll win

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday said he disagrees that the BJP's victory in state elections was "unstoppable".

Badal to meet PM for remunerative MSP for farmers

Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday said he would soon meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to seek his personal intervention for ensuring remunerative MSP to farmers

Punjab: Ferozepur again leads in paddy procurement

Maintaining its lead Ferozepur procured 4,22,069 tonnes of paddy till date during the ongoing paddy procurement operations in the state while Jalandhar and Kapurthala remained on second and third positions with the total procurement of 3,31,353 tonnes and 3,23,852 tonnes of paddy respectively.

Haryana: Rape victim given Rs. 2 lakh assistance

A minor victim of rape was awarded compensation of  Rs. 2 lakh by the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) here.

NC, PDP see design in mushrooming of political parties ahead of polls

For Kashmir's influential regional political parties, like the National Conference (NC) and the People's Democratic Party (PDP), the newly-floated parties are spoilers "with a design". At least six parties have come up in the Valley in last six months with assembly polls knocking at the door.

Merger with Sun Pharma: Ranbaxy moves HC for nod

Moving closer to finalising the biggest merger of two Indian medicine companies, Ranbaxy Laboratories has moved the Punjab and Haryana high court to get sanction for its scheme of amalgamation with Sun Pharmaceuticals.
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