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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,...

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....

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...

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...

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...

09-Sep-2017 Rohtak

Dera chief reports ill health, doctors sent to prison

A team of doctors was rushed to the District Jail in Sunaria near Rohtak town in Haryana on Saturday after rapist Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the chief of Dera Sacha Sauda sect, complained of ill health.It was not immediately known what health issues the...

28-Aug-2017 Rohtak

'Wild beast, deserves no mercy', says judgment on rapist Dera chief

Rapist Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh may have tried his teary antics in the court on Monday, pleading for mercy, but the court was in no such mood as it sent him behind bars for 20 years, terming his conduct as that of a "wild beast".CBI special...

28-Aug-2017 Rohtak

20 years imprisonment for rapist Dera chief; Rs 30 lakh fine

Eighteen years after he raped two of his female disciples, Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was on Monday sentenced to 20 years jail for rape and criminal intimidation and fined Rs 30 lakh.The rapist sect chief has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment...

03-Aug-2017 Rohtak

There is no plan to change guard in Haryana : Amit Shah

The National BJP President, Amit Shah, has made it clear that there is no plan to change guard in Haryana, and that the BJP would contest next Assembly elections under the leadership of the Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal.Addressing a press conference on...

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...

01-Jan-2017 Rohtak

Arvind Kejriwal blames Modi for shoe attack in Haryana

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday blamed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a shoe attack on him here in Haryana.A young man hurled a shoe at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader as he was addressing a rally. It hit an edge of the stage but fell short...

01-Nov-2016 Rohtak-Gohana

Suresh Prabhu lays foundation stone for elevated rail line in Haryana

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday laid foundation stone for the construction of a four-km-long elevated rail line on Rohtak-Gohana Stretch in Haryana through video-conferencing, an official statement said.The elevated line - the Indian Railways' first...

16-Oct-2016 Rohtak

Wrestler Sakshi Malik engaged to Satyawart Kadian

Rio Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik on Sunday got engaged to fellow wrestler Satyawart Kadian at her residence here.Kadian, who trains at his father's akhada here, competes in the 97kg freestyle category and had bagged a bronze medal at the 2010 Youth...

20-Aug-2016 Rohtak (Haryana)

Manish Sisodia announces Rs 1 cr for Sakshi Malik

Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday announced Rs 1 crore as an award to Olympic medal winner wrestler Sakshi Malik.Sisodia's announcement came while his visited Sakshi's native place Rohtak, Haryana.He also announced a direct promotion for...

18-Apr-2016 Rohtak (Haryana)

Jat stir violence in Rohtak a conspiracy: Manohar Lal Khattar

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday said that the arson in Rohtak town during the Jat agitation for reservations in February could not have happened without political conspiracy."It (violence) was not possible without a political conspiracy...

23-Feb-2016 Rohtak

No reservation under OBC for Jats: Manohar Lal Khattar

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar made it clear on Tuesday that the Jat community will be given reservation in the state under a special provision and the OBC quota would not be disturbed.Khattar, who arrived in Rohtak for the first time after widespread...

23-Feb-2016 Rohtak

Haryana calm, eyes normalcy, CM faces residents' ire

Haryana saw relative calm for the first time in nine days on Tuesday as Jats seeking job quotas withdrew from the streets or were chased away. Highway and rail traffic was restored even as security forces were on alert to foil clashes between Jats and non-Jats.In...

20-Feb-2016 Rohtak/Chandigarh

Haryana on the boil as violence spreads; Army moves in

Haryana continued to be on the boil on Saturday as youth protesters of the Jat community set on fire government property, buses and other vehicles at several places. Even as the Army moved in to control the situation in the worst affected areas of Rohtak, Bhiwani...

20-Feb-2016 Rohtak (Haryana)

Haryana tense, army deployed in eight districts

The situation in Haryana continued to remain tense on Saturday due to ongoing agitation carried out by Jat protesters, with army personnel deployed in eight districts.Soldiers were airlifted earlier on Saturday to the violence-hit Rohtak town after the protesters...

19-Feb-2016 Rohtak (Haryana)

Army deployed in Haryana areas; violence leaves three dead

The army was deployed in agitation-hit districts of Haryana on Friday evening as large-scale violence by Jat community protestors left three people dead in firing by security forces.Authorities clamped curfew and issued "shoot-at-sight" orders in the worst-affected...

19-Feb-2016 Rohtak/Chandigarh

Haryana seeks army help as Jat stir gets out of control, one killed

The Haryana government on Friday called in the army to contain the situation in eight districts of the state severely affected by the ongoing Jat agitation, including in Rohtak town, where one person was killed and over 10 were injured, including a BSF trooper,...

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