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21-Apr-2017 Chandigarh

Harjit Singh Sajjan meets Haryana CM, Canada keen on investment

Canada has evinced keen interest in investing in Haryana in civil aviation, skill development, education, defence, and smart city projects, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Friday.Khattar was speaking to the media after visiting Canadian Defence Minister...

17-Apr-2017 New Delhi

Congress seeks Adityanath's apology for 'anti-women' remarks

The Congress on Monday accused Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath of making "disparaging, distatateful and dishonourable" remarks against country's women on his website and demanded an apology from him.The party also said Prime Minister Narendra...

15-Apr-2017 Gurugram

Kherki Daula toll plaza must go : Manohar Lal Khattar

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday said that the Kherki Daula Toll Plaza on the Delhi-Gurugram expressway must go.Interacting with media after inspecting progress of projects being implemented for allround development of Gurugram, Khattar...

15-Apr-2017 Gurugram

Haryana CM reviews developmental projects in Gurugram

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday paid a surprise visit to Gurugram and inspected and reviewed the progress of several ongoing projects for the all-round development of the city.During his unscheduled three-hour visit to Gurugram from 8.30...

06-Apr-2017 Gurgaon

Celebrate Easter at Hyatt Regency Gurgaon

Easter Sunday is a perfect opportunity to get together for a delicious lunch with family and friends. Enjoy our Easter Sunday Brunch to make it an occasion to remember – new beginnings, full of the joys of spring!The master chefs have designed an exclusive...

04-Apr-2017 Rohtak (Haryana)

Gurugram to have new railway terminal to ease Delhi load : Suresh Prabhu

Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday said a new railway terminal, equipped with world-class facilities, would be set up in Gurugram to reduce mounting pressure on Delhi due to an increase in number of trains coming to it from different parts of the country.Work...

31-Mar-2017 Gurugram

Rapid Metro Phase-2 launched in Gurugram

Rapid Metro on Friday began the commercial operation of its second phase to connect residential areas in Sector 55-56 here with Delhi Metro at Sikanderpur station.The journey time from Sector 56 to Sikanderpur station to board the Delhi Metro now be only around...

27-Mar-2017 Gurugram

The China Wall is already broken, says shuttler P.V. Sindhu

The failure of Chinese players in the Rio Olympics has changed the dynamics in women's badminton and Rio Olympics silver medallist P.V. Sindhu on Monday said it is not only the Indians but also the Spanish, Korean and Malaysian players who have now started...

26-Mar-2017 Gurugram

Punjab Grill Tappa, a 'fun' take on a classic favourite

Giving a new twist to a classic is sometimes tolerated, even enjoyed, and sometimes met with harsh criticism. But the Punjab Grill Tappa, an offshoot of the famous North Indian Punjab Grill restaurant chain, is sophisticated and vibrant but still maintains...

19-Mar-2017 New Delhi

Jat agitation put on hold, Delhi still on alert

The Jat agitation that threatened to cripple normal life in Delhi on Monday has been postponed, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and Jat leader Yashpal Malik announced here on Sunday.The decision followed several rounds of parleys in Delhi between...

19-Mar-2017

Four Haryana cops injured in clash with Jats

Four police officials, including a Deputy Superintendent of Police, were injured on Sunday in Fatehabad district in Haryana when Delhi-bound Jat community protesters clashed with them.The police force was trying to stop them from moving towards Delhi. The...

18-Mar-2017 Faridabad

'Have ghee, milk of 'desi' cows to look like Bollywood stars'

Haryana Agriculture Minister Om Prakash Dhankhar on Saturday urged people to have 'ghee' and milk of desi cows to look slim and fit as Bollywood stars.Dhankhar, addressing a two-day second Agri Leadership Summit being organised at Surajkund here, said the milk...

18-Mar-2017 Sonepat

Linkage with stakeholders must for future varsities : Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee said here on Saturday that future universities will have to establish linkages with various stakeholders in the society."The requirement of today's educational system is to focus on innovation and research. It is also essential to establish...

18-Mar-2017 Faridabad

Agriculture to be sunrise sector of 21st century : Rajnath Singh

Union Minister for Home Affairs Rajnath Singh said here on Saturday that agriculture is going to be a sunrise sector of 21st century.The minister was addressing second Agri Leadership Summit, organised by the Haryana government at Surajkund in Faridabad.Singh...

15-Mar-2017 New Delhi

BJP a 'rejected party' in Goa, Manipur : Randeep Singh Surjewala

Terming the BJP's act of forming governments in Goa and Manipur a "sinister game plan of a rejected party", the Congress on Wednesday said the party's "machinations are on full display in its pursuit to defeat the peoples mandate"."Abduction, defection, inducement,...

14-Mar-2017 Hamid Ansari

War on terror has led to killing of innocents : Hamid Ansari

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Hamid Ansari has said that what is needed to curb and eliminate the scourge of terrorism is for the countries in the region to unite and fight it in all its forms and manifestations. States sponsoring terrorism must be...

14-Mar-2017 Panchkula

Gaiety, colour, fervour mark Holi festivities at TMA

Students of The Maritime Academy celebrated Holi at the  campus covering each other with both dry and wet colours  powders . Organic colors, buckets full of water balloons, thumping music, delicious snacks etc. were arranged at the moment.The festivity...

10-Mar-2017 Gurugram

31 held guilty for Maruti factory violence, 117 let off

A sessions court here on Friday convicted 31 former workers of Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant near Gurugram for the 2012 factory violence but acquitted 117 others for lack of evidence.Additional District and Sessions Judge R.P. Goel said the order on the...

08-Mar-2017 Gurugram

Women need to be celebrated every day : Phogat sisters

Women deserve to be celebrated every day, not just on the International Women's Day, star Indian women wrestlers Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat said at an event here on Wednesday."No single day should be reserved for celebrating Women's day, rather we should...

06-Mar-2017 Chandigarh

No new taxes as Haryana budget crosses Rs 1 lakh crore

The Haryana government on Monday proposed no new taxes in the annual budget which has crossed Rs 1 lakh crore for the first time and said the state economy was in the "pink of health".Finance Minister Abhimanyu, presenting his third consecutive budget, proposed...

06-Mar-2017 Gurugram

Sapno Ka Dibba in the Rapid Metro

Sunday was filled with fun and frolic as Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Centre in partnership with Cello Geltech, organised an event called ‘SapnokaDibba’ - a joy ride in the Rapid Metro Gurgaon. The Metro took off from SikanderpurMetro station Ron March 5, 2017, Sunday...

03-Mar-2017 Jammu

Haryana Chief Minister meets Governor

Manohar Lal Khattar, Chief Minister of Haryana, accompanied by Sh. O.P. Dhankar, Minister for Agriculture, met Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today.The Governor and the Chief Minister discussed various possibilities of extending multi-disciplinary...

02-Mar-2017 New Delhi

Congress slams 'fudged' GDP growth figures as another 'jumla'

The Congress party on Thursday slammed the "fudged figures" on India's GDP growth, saying that trotting out "jumlas and misinformation" has become the "hallmark" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.The party said the Modi government was citing higher tax collections...

02-Mar-2017 Gurugram

Curated 8-course menu, heady wines make for perfect ambience

It can't get any more niche than this: A curated eight-course meal, accompanied by four different wines, only on Saturdays, within a tony club, arguably the swishest in this tech hub adjacent to the national capital, restricted to 14 diners and one that...

01-Mar-2017 Chandigarh

Jat agitators shifting goalposts : Manohar Lal Khattar

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday told the assembly that agitating Jat leaders were raising new demands and shifting goalposts, thereby complicating the situation.The state government was, therefore, facing difficulty in accepting their...

01-Mar-2017 Gurugram

Minister hails role of rural women in 'Swachh Bharat'

Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Wednesday lauded women living in rural areas of the country for making "Swachh Bharat Mission" a "Jan Andolan" (mass movement).Inaugurating "Swachh Shakti Saptah", a week-long programme of activities across the country...

01-Mar-2017 New Delhi

Throw out of India those supporting Gurmehar : Anil Vij

Haryana's Sports Minister Anil Vij on Wednesday said those who are supporting Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur for her campaign against the ABVP, were pro-Pakistan and should be thrown out of the country."Those who are supporting Gurmehar Kaur are all pro-Pakistan....

01-Mar-2017 Ambala

Seven die in Haryana accident

At least seven persons were killed and four injured in a collision between a multi-utility vehicle (MUV) and a truck in Ambala city of Haryana, police said on Wednesday.According to police, the Chevorlet Tavera MUV was completed damaged in the accident...

27-Feb-2017 Gurugram

Don't just dine, savour the experience at The Old School Brewhouse

Plato once truly said that "he was a wise man who invented beer". These hallowed words are given a new meaning at The Old School Brewhouse which makes its own beer and says its brew is more of an experience than just a good ol' mug.Variants of beer -- currently...

25-Feb-2017 Chandigarh

Haryana names college, Rs 50 lakh grant for killed Major

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday announced that a government college in the state would be named after Major Satish Dahiya, killed while fighting with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district earlier this month.Khattar, who met...

16-Feb-2017 Chandigarh

Jat agitation in Haryana a major challenge for Khattar

Continuing protests by the Jat community in Haryana and their growing ranks are proving a major challenge for the BJP government in the state that had earlier shown political and administrative ineptness in dealing with the anarchic violence a year ago.Bitter memories...

13-Feb-2017 Faridabad

31st Surajkund International Crafts Mela

The 31st International Surajkund Mela, Faridabad, Haryana has been full of colours and vibrancy of Jharkhand, the theme state of the Mela. Starting from 1st February, each day a carnival is held along the landscape of the sites promoting and propagating...

11-Feb-2017 Gurugram

Police arrest 3 for Gurugram gold heist

Haryana Police said on Saturday it has arrested three people for an armed bank robbery in Gurugram and recovered about 30 kg stolen gold, firearms and ammunition from them.A police spokesman said that some unidentified persons carrying firearms stole gold weighing...

10-Feb-2017 Chandigarh

Manohar Lal Khattar lays foundation stones of 21 colleges

Making use of technology, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday laid the foundation stones of buildings of 21 government colleges in 13 districts through video conferencing.The construction of buildings will cost a total of about Rs 276 crore...

09-Feb-2017 Gurugram

30 kg gold looted in Gurugram

In one of the biggest heists in Gurugram, more than 30 kg of gold was looted from a gold finance company by over half-a-dozen robbers on Thursday, police said.The criminals stabbed two security guards when they offered resistance.Seven to eight robbers...

08-Feb-2017 Chandigarh

Parties should stay away from agitations : Manohar Lal Khattar

With the agitation by a section of the Jat community gaining momentum in some districts, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday said political parties should desist from taking part in agitations.Khattar's comment during a media interaction...

07-Feb-2017 Gurugram

Indulge in heavenly exploration of kebabs at The Ancient Barbeque

Ever wondered how a dish named drunken fish or wine-glazed mushroom would taste? Head for the ongoing Grills on Fire -- a fiery feast at The Ancient Barbeque (TAB) in this suburb of the national capital where an array of 24 kebabs -- vegan and non-vegan --...

06-Feb-2017 Gurugram

Gurgaon celebrates its first Children LitFest 2017

With the intent to inculcate a habit of reading in children, the first edition of Gurgaon Children LitFest was inaugurated today at Vega School premises by Mr. Sandy Hooda, Co-Founder Vega Schools. The two-day event will witness various bestselling children's...

03-Feb-2017 Gurugram

A rare festival of genres awaits art lovers in Gurugram

An exceptional festival of different arts and genres, which will see the participation 400 visual artistes including painters, sculptors, photographers and graphic artistes, awaits art connoisseur in this suburban tech hub of the national capital."Pryaas...

03-Feb-2017 Chandigarh

Congress, INLD supporting Jat stir : Captain Abhimanyu

Haryana Finance Minister Abhimanyu on Friday accused the opposition Congress and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) of supporting the resumed protests by the Jats in support of their demands in the state."Earlier it was the Congress; now, the INLD is extending support,...

26-Jan-2017 Panchkula

The Maritime Academy celebrated Republic Day

The Maritime Academy under the aegis of TMC Foundation celebrated Republic Day with great enthusiasm in an environment filled with patriotic expressions at village udyon,  Morni Hills, Panchkula . The whole campus was decorated with flags and flowers....

24-Jan-2017 Gurugram

'We must strike back if Pakistan is guilty of derailing Indian trains'

Pakistan must be taught a lesson in its own language if found guilty of recent incidents of derailing trains in India where a number of people have lost their lives, Major General G.D. Bakshi (retd) said here on Tuesday.Maj Gen Bakshi said Pakistan's Inter-Services...

20-Jan-2017 New Delhi

Congress terms RSS top brass' comment on reservation anti-Dalit

Condemning head of RSS' communications department Manmohan Vaidya's call to abolish reservation, the Congress party on Friday said that BJP and RSS' "anti-Dalit position" stood exposed.Congress also demanded an apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on this...

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