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Thursday, Jun 27, 2019
Hitender Rao

Hitender Rao


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

articles by Hitender Rao (500 results)
Jun 25, 2019 10:37
Dera Sacha Sauda head Ram Rahim, in his plea to get a temporary release from the prison, has cited the need to carry out agricultural activity on his farm land. read more
Jun 09, 2019 02:33
Coming to the rescue of buyers, the Punjab and Haryana high court directed the Haryana government to release the occupancy certificates for the housing projects in these sectors as expeditiously as possible. read more
Jun 06, 2019 12:42
While the move could possibly work to the ruling party’s advantage before the polls, on the other hand though, it can trigger a fresh round of litigation. read more
May 30, 2019 11:38
CBI found the officials had no role in allotment of the Panchkula plot to AJL as they had opposed it on the file. read more
May 24, 2019 14:03
The Congress, which was completely wiped out in Haryana, can take solace in the fact that its vote share this time increased by about 5% — from 22.99 % in 2014 to about 28%. read more
May 23, 2019 22:56
With its eyes on the assembly polls to be held later this year, the party, which had contested eight seats in 2014, went it alone this time, winning nine seats by hefty margins. read more
May 09, 2019 14:53
On paper, the two Jat candidates— Congress’ Bhupinder Singh Hooda and JJP’s Digvijay Chautala— are expected to fight for a share of over 6.70 lakh Jat votes while BJP’s Ramesh Kaushik, a Brahmin, can hope to corner a major share of about 1.50 lakh Brahmin... read more
May 09, 2019 07:42
Bhupinder Singh Hooda had been a four-time Parliament member from Rohtak when he was named Haryana’s chief minister in March 2005. He went on to rule the state for almost a decade before the Congress lost power in October 2014. read more
May 08, 2019 13:49
Cold-shouldered by the party high command and troubled by a series of corruption cases against him, Bhupinder Singh Hooda. the former chief minister, is desperately looking for a revival of fortune before the bell rings for the 2019 assembly elections.... read more
May 05, 2019 07:50
The three are: sitting MP Dushyant Chautala, the great grandson of Chaudhary Devi Lal, a former deputy PM; Brijendra Singh, the son of Union minister Birender Singh and great grandson of farmer leader Chhotu Ram; and Bhavya Bishnoi, the grandson of former... read more
Feb 27, 2019 11:44
Dushyant Chautala became the youngest member of the Lok Sabha in 2014 when he was elected as Hisar MP. read more
Feb 26, 2019 05:29
The newly announced schemes — CM Smridhi Kisan Pariwar Khata and CM Smridhi Shramik Pariwar Khata — will provide financial and social security cover to families of farmers having landholding of 1 to 5 acres and workers whose monthly family income is... read more
Feb 12, 2019 12:21
The proposed amendment will come to the rescue of real estate developers, the Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA) and individuals by allowing construction activity in areas where it was previously disallowed due to enforcement of Punjab Land Preservation... read more
Feb 01, 2019 12:19
BJP’s Jind candidate Krishan Middha, the son of late INLD MLA Dr Hari Chand Middha, was considered a lightweight in comparison to Congress’ Randeep Singh Surjewala and JJP’s Digvijay Chautala. But his resounding victory by over 12,000 votes suggests... read more
Jan 24, 2019 23:13
The AAP recently extended its support to Dushyant Chautala’s Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) for the bypoll, triggering allegations that the two had conspired to cancel the furlough of INLD chief. read more