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21-Nov-2018 Hisar (Haryana)

5 killed as car falls from Haryana bridge

Five persons were killed and nine others injured in Hisar town of Haryana on Wednesday when a speeding car ran over two men sleeping on the roadside and then fell from a bridge, police said.The out of control car had first hit another car on the Jindal bridge...

17-Nov-2018 Hisar (Haryana)

Governor visits Hisar agriculture university

Governor Acharya Devvrat visited Haryana agriculture university, Hisar on Saturday where Vice Chancellor Prof. K.P Singh apprised him about the activities being undertaken by various research centres.He also took stock of works being done by the Deendayal Upadhyay...

11-Oct-2018 Hisar (Haryana)

Haryana court convicts self-styled godman Rampal for murders

A court in Haryana's Hisar town on Thursday convicted self-styled godman Rampal in two cases of murder. He has been in prison since November 2014.The quantum of punishment would be announced on October 16 and 17.The two cases against the controversial...

24-Aug-2018 New Delhi

High Court convicts 33 in Dalit killing case in Haryana

The Delhi High Court on Friday held 33 people guilty in a 2010 Dalit killing case in Haryana's Hisar district and said that "71 years after Independence, instances of atrocities against Scheduled Castes by those belonging to dominant castes have shown no...

15-Aug-2018 Hisar (Haryana)

Manohar Lal Khattar rolls out Ayushman Bharat health scheme

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday announced a slew of schemes, including the Ayushman Bharat-Haryana Health Protection Scheme, 24-hour power supply to 507 more villages and government jobs for dependents of martyrs.Addressing a gathering...

23-Aug-2016 Hisar

Four killed as tree falls on vehicle in Haryana

At least four people were killed and nearly 20 others injured in Haryana's Hisar district when a tree fell on a mini-truck carrying pilgrims to a religious shrine in Rajasthan, police said on Tuesday.The accident took place near Kohli village on the Agroha-Adampur...

05-Jul-2016 Hisar (Harayana)

Bhiwani Rohilla to be Dushyant Chautala's dream village

Hisar MP Dushyant Chautala got a rousing welcome, as he stepped in the historic village of Bhiwani Rohilla, which falls in the Hisar parliamentary constituency. What makes Bhiwani Rohilla a unique village is its distinction of having the entire Panchayat,...

01-May-2016 Hisar

Haryana's Hisar sizzles at 44.7 degrees

Heat wave conditions intensified on Sunday, with Haryana's Hisar town sizzling at 44.7 degrees Celsius, four degrees above normal.Heat wave conditions prevailed over Punjab and Haryana with maximum temperatures recorded at over 40 degrees at most places....

27-Nov-2015 Fatehabad

Haryana minister yells at woman police officer

Haryana Health and Sports Minister Anil Vij on Friday shouted at a senior woman police officer and ordered her to "get out" of a meeting in Fatehabad town. She refused, and the minister left in a huff.The outburst came after both were locked in an argument over...

01-Feb-2015 Surajkund (Haryana)

Surajkund crafts fair begins near Delhi

The 29th edition of the Surajkund International Crafts Mela (fair) began Sunday at Surajkund in Haryana's Faridabad district, adjoining New Delhi.The Mela will be held till Feb 15.Known for showcasing richness and diversity of handicrafts, handlooms and...

25-Nov-2014 Hisar (Haryana)

Rampal's police remand extended

A court in Haryana's Hisar town Tuesday extended the police remand of controversial sect leader Rampal by six days.The court had sent Rampal to police remand for five days last week after cases of murder, sedition, attempt to murder, rioting, illegal...

24-Nov-2014 Barwala (Haryana)

Rampal's sect expansion plans go bust

Just before his run-in with the law that landed him behind bars with serious charges such as murder, sedition and other cases slapped on him, self-styled godman Rampal had embarked on well-thought plans for expansion of his sect.Police and district authorities...

23-Nov-2014 Barwala (Haryana)

Bulletproof jackets, more arms recovered from Rampal's ashram

The Haryana Police's ongoing search operation inside the Satlok Ashram of self-styled godman Rampal has led to the recovery of two bulletproof jackets, more weapons and over 4,200 sticks among other things, officials said Sunday.A police department spokesman...

19-Nov-2014 Barwala (Haryana)

Rampal arrested from ashram, whisked away in ambulance

Controversial sect leader Rampal was arrested from his fortified Satlok Ashram here by Haryana Police Wednesday evening, officials said.He was whisked away in an ambulance which was followed by a number of police vehicles."We have arrested him. He is in our custody....

19-Nov-2014 Chandigarh

Police round up 250 supporters, slap fresh cases on Rampal

Controversial sect leader Rampal's defiance of the law and the police has got him in bigger trouble. The self-styled godman has been slapped with fresh cases, his key aides have been taken into custody and over 250 of his trouble-making supporters have been rounded...

19-Nov-2014 Chandigarh/Barwala

Sect leader stand-off: Six dead, police rule out negotiations

Haryana Police Wednesday confirmed that five women and a child have died during the stand-off between controversial sect leader Rampal's followers and the security forces. The police said that the operation to arrest Rampal would continue and there would...

19-Nov-2014 Chandigarh

Six die during sect leader's stand-off with police

Haryana Police Wednesday confirmed that five women and a child have died during the stand-off between controversial sect leader Rampal and security forces.Haryana's Director General of Police S.N. Vashisht told media here that bodies of four women were handed...

19-Nov-2014 Barwala (Haryana)

Rampal still evades arrest; followers leave ashram

Controversial sect leader Rampal continued to evade arrest even as hundreds of his followers left his ashram here in Haryana Wednesday morning.Fearing stricter police action Wednesday after Tuesday's violent clashes between Rampal's supporters and security...

18-Nov-2014 Barwala (Haryana)

Scores injured as sect followers clash with police

Scores of people were injured as followers of controversial sect leader Rampal fought pitched battles with security forces outside his ashram in Haryana's Hisar district Tuesday.The sect followers allegedly fired at the security forces and lobbed petrol...

18-Nov-2014 Barwala (Haryana)

Many injured as sect leaders' followers clash with police

Several people were injured as followers of controversial sect leader Rampal clashed with the police outside his Satlok Ashram in Haryana’s Hisar district Tuesday.The sect followers allegedly fired at the security forces and even lobbed petrol bombs, police...

17-Nov-2014 Chandigarh

Authorities ask Rampal followers to vacate ashram

Drawing flak from the Punjab and Haryana High Court for failing to arrest a controversial sect leader and bring him before the law, the Haryana government has finally ordered followers of self-styled godman Rampal to vacate his Satlok Ashram near Barwala town."All...

16-Nov-2014 Barwala (Haryana)

Tension mounts as Haryana sect complex surrounded

Tension mounted outside the Satlok Ashram complex near Haryana's Barwala town Sunday as troopers and hundreds of police personnel surrounded the complex of self-styled godman and sect leader Rampal.A crackdown by security forces looked imminent with talks...

16-Nov-2014 Barwala (Haryana)

Security forces surround Haryana sect leader's complex

Troopers and thousands of Haryana Police personnel surrounded the complex of self-styled godman and sect leader Rampal in a Haryana town Sunday.Sources said 15 battalions of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), five companies of the Rapid Action Force and...

06-Oct-2014 Hisar/Kurukshetra

Stop loot of Haryana: Modi tells voters

In a frontal attack on parties and leaders in Haryana for "looting the state over the years", Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday came down heavily on Haryana's dynastic politics and corruption and urged people to vote the BJP to power in...

06-Oct-2014 Hisar (Haryana)

Narendra Modi attacks 'family rule' in Haryana, seeks change

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday launched a scathing attack on Haryana's dynastic politics and corruption and urged people to vote the BJP to power in the assembly polls.Addressing an election rally for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here, Modi said...

06-Oct-2014 Hisar (Haryana)

Narendra Modi slams INLD, Chautala

In an onvious reference to INLD leader Om Prakash Chautala, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said some political leaders in Haryana were displaying photographs showing them in his company to create an impression they knew the prime minister well.Addressing...

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