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19-Apr-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Pahmos : Tiny food haven to lift mood, tickle your taste buds

Fancy a quick bite and devilishly sinful chocolate shake? Then drop by Pahmos -- a tiny, trendy cafe that offers a tempting spread of global fusion cuisine for you to gorge on without burning a hole in pocket. The vast menu aims to galvanize the taste buds...

14-Apr-2018 Sirsa (Haryana)

Visit of Defence Secretary and VCAS at AF STN Sirsa

The Defence Secretary, Shri Sanjay Mitra, IAS, visited Air Force Base at Sirsa, Haryana on 14 Apr 18. He was accompanied by Air Marshal SB Deo PVSM AVSM VM VSM ADC, Vice Chief of Air Staff. The Defence Secretary and Air Marshal were received by Air Cmde...

09-Apr-2018 Rewari (Haryana)

Canon India takes adopts Village Maheshwari

Marking a new milestone on the path of its corporate philosophy – ‘Kyosei’, signifying ‘living and working together for the common good’, imaging leader  Canon India, announced the adoption of a new village under its flagship CSR initiative – ‘Adopt a Village’....

02-Apr-2018 Chandigarh

Dalit protests derail life in Punjab, Haryana

Normal life was crippled across Punjab and Haryana on Monday as activists from various Scheduled Castes (SC) organisations held protests against the dilution of the SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act following a Supreme Court order.The police cane-charged and...

31-Mar-2018 Panchkula

Satluj Group of Schools awarded as best school of Haryana

Satluj Group of Schools, Panchkula  has been conferred with World Education Award 2018  during the recently held  gala ceremony  at Hotel The Lalit in New Delhi  from Worldwide Achievers for  Achieving Best Public School with Excellent...

26-Mar-2018 Rohtak (Haryana)

3 dams to check flow of water into Pakistan

Union Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Monday that three dams would be constructed in Uttarakhand to stop the unutilized share of India in the river waters from flowing back to Pakistan.Addressing the third Agri Leasdership Summit-2018 here,...

24-Mar-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Rajnath Singh attends CRPF’s 79th Raising Day Parade

The Union Minister of Home Affairs Rajnath Singh today praised the contribution of CRPF in meeting various security challenges posed by terrorism, leftwing extremist violence and insurgents in the North East. Shri Rajnath Singh was addressing the Force personnel...

24-Mar-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Rajnath Singh hails CRPF's contribution in meeting security challenges

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday hailed the CRPF for its contribution in facing various security challenges posed by terrorism, leftwing extremist violence and insurgents in the Northeast, saying the force played a prominent role in ensuring security...

20-Mar-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

'Diabetes drug can cut build-up of liver fat'

A drug used to treat Type 2 diabetes could potentially help in reducing liver fat in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), and high blood sugar, according to the results of an early trial.In people with Type 2 diabetes, NAFLD is common...

11-Mar-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Charred body found in car in Gurugram

A badly burnt body was found in a car attached to the Ola cab service and parked at a deserted spot here on Sunday, officials said.The body was found on the passenger seat of the car which was also damaged in the fire and parked on the roadside in Sector...

09-Mar-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Bring back black money from abroad: Ram Jethmalani

Former Union Minister and noted lawyer Ram Jethmalani on Friday stressed the need to fight corruption and ensure that black money stashed abroad by many Indians was brought back.Jethmalani was addressing students and faculty of Amity Law School at Amity University's...

09-Mar-2018 Chandigarh

Haryana's record budget has no new taxes

With a record budget pegged at Rs 115,198.29 crore, Haryana's Finance Minister Abhimanyu proposed no new taxes in the annual budget for 2018-19. The budget was presented in the state assembly on Friday during the ongoing Budget Session.The Finance Minister...

08-Mar-2018 Panchkula

Minerva Punjab win maiden I-League title

Minerva Punjab FC created history by defeating Churchill Brothers FC 1-0 to win their maiden I-League title on a nail-biting final day of the tournament here on Thursday.William Opoku Asiedu scored the decisive goal in the 16th minute and the Punjab-based outfit...

06-Mar-2018 Chandigarh

Manohar Lal Khattar buys 'pakodas' from protesting Congress MLAs

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday purchased "pakodas" from protesting Congress MLAs here, saying selling pakodas is a good business proposition for these unemployed elders."If anyone is getting employment by selling pakodas, it's a good thing....

04-Mar-2018 Bhiwani

Over 2 lakh jobs provided in our tenure : Manohar Lal Khattar

A day ahead of the assembly's budget session, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Sunday that over 2 lakh people have been provided jobs during the tenure of his government.The CM's claim comes at a time when the opposition Congress and...

04-Mar-2018 Chandigarh

Haryana assembly polls on time : Manohar Lal Khattar

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday confirmed that the next state assembly elections would be held on time and not simultaneously with the Lok Sabha elections.Khattar made the statement while replying to questions from media persons here on...

19-Feb-2018

Rs 1 cr heist at Shiva temple in Haryana

Thieves took away jewellery and valuables worth nearly Rs 1 crore from a historic Shiva Temple in Haryana's Panchkula district, police said on Monday.The theft took place in Saketri on the intervening night of February 18-19. The entire theft was caught on CCTV."The...

16-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

Haryana to have film university

With Hindi films like "Dangal" and "Sultan", which had a strong Haryana connection, turning out to be blockbusters, the state government is planning to set up a film university in the state.Haryana Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma said on Friday that a...

16-Feb-2018 Rohtak

Acharya Devvrat stresses on quality education

Governor Acharya Devvrat said that overall development of an individual dependents on quality education and it promotes moral values besides academic skill.He was speaking on the occasion of 98th foundation day function at Vaish Education Society at Rohtak, today....

15-Feb-2018 Jind (Haryana)

Gave corruption-free government, will do 'sabka vikas': Amit Shah

BJP National President Amit Shah on Thursday said the party had provided a corruption-free and stable government in Haryana and the country, and promised it would ensure 'sabka vikas' (development for all castes and communities).Addressing the Bharatiya...

15-Feb-2018 Faridabad

Possibilities to be explored to set up craft fair

H.P. Vidhan Sabha Speaker Dr. Rajeev Bindal informed today that possibilities would be explored to set up a craft fair around Nahan area on the analogy of Surajkund fair of Haryana state to promote tourism in district Sirmour. He was state guest in the International...

12-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

20,000 mandis to be set up for farmers : Birender Singh

Union Minister of Steel Birender Singh said on MondayAthat 20,000 mandis would be established in the country so that farmers could get better prices for their produce.Interacting with media at Safidon town in Haryana's Jind district, he said that the Central...

10-Feb-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Haryana's first AMRIT pharmacy inaugurated

Aiming to strengthen generic medicine availability, Union Health Minister J.P Nadda on Saturday inaugurated Haryana's first AMRIT pharmacy here.Affordable Medicines and Reliable Implants for Treatment (AMRIT) Retail Pharmacy is a scheme through which the government...

08-Feb-2018 New Delhi

Leopard skin seized in Haryana, godman held

A leopard skin was seized from Haryana and a self-styled godman was arrested, officials said on Thursday.The pelt, five or six years old, was seized from Ram Das of Fatehpur Biloch village in Ballabhgarh in Haryana on Wednesday night by Forest Department...

03-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

Gurugram to be considered for 'Smart City' mission

The Union Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri, has given the assurance that Gurugram would be considered for inclusion in the Smart City Mission and an apex body would be constituted for this purpose. He lauded the steps taken...

03-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

3 arrested for assault on Kashmiri students in Haryana

The Haryana Police on Saturday arrested three people for allegedly assaulting two Kashmiri students in Mahendergarh town in south Haryana."Guilty will be punished. The incident began over a minor collision of motorcycle of the accused. Three people have...

02-Feb-2018 Surajkund (Haryana)

Haryana, UP sign agreement for reciprocal state transport services

In a step to strengthen transport facilities in both states and their connectivity, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh on Friday signed a Reciprocal Transport Agreement, an official said.The agreement, signed at the inauguration day of the 32nd Surajkund International...

26-Jan-2018 Chandigarh

Amid fog, chill, R-Day celebrated in Punjab, Haryana

Moderate to dense fog and chilly weather failed to dampen the spirit of Republic Day celebrations in Punjab and Haryana on Friday.Peole and students turned out in large numbers at various official and other functions across both states to witness the impressive...

25-Jan-2018 Gurugram

18 arrested over Gurugram school bus attack

Eighteen people have been arrested in connection with an attack on a school bus here during protests against the Hindi movie "Padmaavat", Haryana Police said on Thursday.Director General of Police B.S. Sandhu said the arrests were made following the attack on...

24-Jan-2018 Gurugram

Padmaavat protests: Mob torches bus in Gurugram, damages schoolbus

A Haryana Roadways bus was set ablaze and another vandalised in Bhondsi area in Gurugram district by a group of around 50 men, alleged to be Shri Rajput Karni Sena supporters, on Wednesday to protest against the movie 'Padmaavat'.They also pelted stones...

24-Jan-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Oriental Bank of Commerce to raise funds for soldiers' kin

On the eve of country's 69th Republic Day, the Oriental Bank of Commerce, a public sector bank, has started a unique initiative to help the families of soldiers who died while protecting the nation.Every employee of the bank has pledged to contribute Rs...

23-Jan-2018 Chandigarh

Who is right, CM or FM, asks Kiran Choudhry

Mrs Kiran Choudhry, leader of the Haryana Congress Legislature Party, has asked the Manohar Lal Khattar Government to better learn to speak in single voice, and, more importantly, be sure of what the Chief Minister or any other minister says, and stop misleading...

22-Jan-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

We are prepared to stop 'Padmaavat' release : Karni Sena chief

If state governments are ready to release Bollywood movie "Padmaavat" following the Supreme Court's order, the Shri Rajput Karni Sena too is prepared to stop the release of the film that "doctors the great history of the nation", its chief Lokendra Singh...

15-Jan-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Gurugram guzzles over 4 lakh beer cans, 1.24 lakh liquor bottles daily

Gurugram - the Millennium City, on an average, consumes over four lakh beer cans and nearly 1.24 lakh bottles of Indian-made foreign liquor (IMFL) and country liquor (CL) daily through authorised vends, according to Haryana government data.And this figure does...

14-Jan-2018 Samalkha

Voluntary Sewa Starts At Sant Nirankari Spiritual Complex Samalkha

In one of the greatest events in the history of the Sant Nirankari Mission, Satguru Mata Savinder Hardev Ji Maharaj inaguarated today voluntary service with a cut in the ground at Sant Nirankari Spiritual Complex between Gannaur and Samalkha on GT Road. ...

14-Jan-2018 Gurugram (Haryana)

Gurugram STF arrests four gangsters in Haryana

The Gurugram unit of Haryana Police's Special Task Force (STF) on Sunday said it has arrested four sharpshooters of gangster Manjeet Mahal's gang from Jhajjar near here.In its first achievement after being set up, the STF is headed by Inspector General of...

12-Jan-2018 Chandigarh

No early assembly polls in Haryana : Manohar Lal Khattar

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday said there is no question of holding the next assembly elections in the state this year."These will be held in (October) 2019 as per the scheduled time," Khattar told media persons in Panchkula near here."However,...

11-Jan-2018 Rohtak

Shashi Chopra enters final at women's boxing nationals

World youth championships gold medallist Shashi Chopra entered the final of the featherweight category to set up a high-octane clash against Asian Championships silver medallist Sonia Lather at the 2nd Elite Womens Boxing Championship here on Thursday.Shashi...

11-Jan-2018 Chandigarh

Probe land conversion in SEZs : Kiran Choudhry

Kiran Choudhry, Leader of the Haryana Congress Legislature Party, has demanded a high-level probe into the conversion of  IT land in SEZs across the state for commercial use resulting in huge revenue loss to the exchequer and rendering the IT Industry...

10-Jan-2018 Chandigarh

Protect existing trees first: Kiran Choudhry tell BJP Govt

Kiran Choudhry, Leader of the Haryana Congress Legislature Party, has asked the BJP Government, led by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, to first protect the existing forest cover in the state by stopping wanton pulling down of trees, especially in the Aravallis,...

10-Jan-2018 Chandigarh

Haryana Minister orders action on SEZ land-use change

Haryana Minister Abhimanyu has directed officials to take expeditious action in the matter of conversion of SEZ land meant for information technology sector into commercial land against norms.Pointing out that it had resulted in a substantial revenue loss to...

09-Jan-2018 Rohtak

Sonia, Shashi impress in women's boxing Nationals

Former world champion Sarita Devi (AIP) and Asian boxing championship silver medallist Sonia Lather stormed into the quarter-finals of the second elite womens National boxing Championship, scoring facile wins here on Tuesday.Sonia (Railways Sports Promotion...

09-Jan-2018 Gurugram

Six women, two men held for flesh trade in Gurugram

Six women and two men were arrested on Monday on charges of running a sex racket from a spa here, police said.The accused women include three from Nepal.The accused were booked under the Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act and sent to judicial custody for 14...

08-Jan-2018 Rohtak (Haryana)

Nikhat Zareen, Shashi Chopra advance at women's boxing nationals

Former world junior champion Nikhat Zareen of Telangana breezed past Kerala's Anju Sabu while recently crowned World Youth Championship gold medallist Shashi Chopra of Haryana defeated Shamim Banu of Manipur to advance to the next round of the 2nd Elite Womens...

06-Jan-2018 Chandigarh

Haryana first to launch high-risk pregnancy portal

Haryana has achieved the distinction of becoming the first state in the country to launch high-risk pregnancy portal, a minister said on Saturday.This portal not only helps in early identification of high-risk pregnant cases up to the grassroots but also ensures...

03-Jan-2018 Chandigarh

Kiran Choudhry demands CBI probe into illegal mining in Dadam area

Kiran Choudhry, Leader of the Haryana Congress Legislature Party, has demanded CBI inquiry into the illegal mining at Dadam stone quarry in Bhiwani district which not only constituted a grave violation of the Supreme Court orders banning mining in the Aravallis,...

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