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Friday, Sep 25, 2020
Hitender Rao

Hitender Rao


Hitender Rao is in the Haryana bureau, based in Chandigarh.

articles by Hitender Rao (660 results)
Sep 23, 2020 23:53
The JJP, which considers itself to be the flag bearer of farmers rights and draws its strength from the legacy of farmer leader and former deputy Prime Minister Devi Lal, has come under sharp attack for its failure to take an ostensible hard stance over the contentious farm laws. read more
Sep 19, 2020 01:23
With Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MP, Harsimrat Kaur Badal quitting the Union Cabinet in protest against the “anti-farmer” legislations, the pressure is now on the Jannayak Janta Party (JJP), the BJP’s ally in Haryana, to take the acid test and prove its pro-farmer credentials. SAD is an old ally of the BJP and a part of the national democratic alliance (NDA). read more
Sep 10, 2020 22:52
The Haryana assembly seat had fallen vacant following the death of Congress MLA Sri Krishan Hooda on April 12 read more
Sep 10, 2020 02:12
While bureaucratic reasons, including indisposition of assembly speaker Gian Chand Gupta (he has to lend his signatures to the Bills passed) has been attributed to the delay in the process of communicating the Bills by the law department to Raj Bhavan, sources said the governor is unsure about assenting to Haryana Development and Regulation of Urban Areas (second amendment and validation) Bill. read more
Sep 08, 2020 02:36
A cess is levied by the Central government for providing compensation to the states for the loss of revenue arising on account of implementation of the GST. However, due to revenue shortfall owing to Covid-19 lockdowns, the Central government has expressed its inability to pay the GST compensation to the states. read more
Sep 04, 2020 03:33
Face to Face: There is so much movement of people. Our NCR district spike was connected with Capital cases. Once infection rate in Delhi stabilised, a similar trend was noticed in Gurugram and Faridabad, says Rajeev Arora, additional chief secretary, health, Haryana read more
Aug 28, 2020 00:04
The inquiry had revealed glaring deficiencies in the functioning of the excise and taxation department and indicated collusion of officials in smuggling and the illegal sale of liquor read more
Aug 28, 2020 00:03
Decision not to table a bill when an ordinance is reserved for President’s consideration is a step in consonance with the highest traditions of constitutional propriety, says former advocate general Ashok Aggarwal read more
Aug 27, 2020 00:14
High court had quashed de-licensing orders of Ambience residential complex read more
Aug 24, 2020 23:50
Change of course: Trend is likely to stabilise in about 2 weeks,says ACS, health read more
Aug 23, 2020 10:56
The 2010 selections, the process for which began in 2006, remained embroiled in protracted litigation for a decade read more
Aug 22, 2020 00:55
Steered by BJP’s coalition partner in Haryana, Dushyant Chautala’s JJP, the proposed law is a politically sensitive matter. read more
Aug 21, 2020 00:53
Private sector job quota: The governor will also have to send the bill to the President, say legal experts read more