Chandigarh, Amritsar colder than 'Queen of Hills'

SHIMLA: Chandigarh and the Sikh holy city of Amritsar in Punjab were on Saturday colder than the 'Queen of Hills' - Shimla.

Haryana CM suggests dissolution of Ambala Municipal Corporation

CHANDIGARH: The Haryana Chief Minister,  Manohar Lal, on a suggestion to dissolve Municipal Corporation, Ambala, has said that this matter would be discussed and decided in meeting of State Cabinet.

Haryana engineers postpone Panchkula rally

CHANDIGARH: Haryana Power Engineers Association today postponed the Panchkula rally scheduled for today  after the management assured them to solve their all pending problems in a time bound manner.

Husband booked for killing wife in Nowgam Handwara

KUPWARA: It was less than a year of their marraige that a husband namely Sajad Ahmed Khan S/O Miskeen Khan R/O Puthwari Nowgan killed his wife after an argument on some domestic issue.

'Haryana Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition and Rehabilitation and Resettlement Rules,2017' approved

CHANDIGARH: Haryana Cabinet which met under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister, Manohar Lal here today approved the Haryana Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Rules, 2017.

Haryana Power engineers to take mass casual leave

KURUKSHETRA: Haryana Power Engineers Association today decided to take mass casual leave and to hold protest rally at Panchkula on November 23 in support of their demands.

Haryana minister told us not to demand CBI probe: Pradhuman's father

GURUGRAM: A day before Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced a CBI probe into the murder of a Class 2 student here, Haryana cabinet minister Rao Narbir Singh told the family not to demand a CBI probe, the boy's father said on Tuesday.

Drug Peddler of sopore Achbal apprehended by Handwara Police

KUPWARA: The most wanted Drug Peddler of Sopore Achbal apprehended by Handwara Police along with his local accomplice.

Haryana decides to develop North India's biggest Butterfly park in Gurugram

CHANDIGARH: In Haryana, North India’s biggest Butterfly Conservatory Park would be developed on about 15 acres of land in Sector 52 of Gurugram.

Drug menace spreads its pangs in Himachal Pradesh

CHANDIGARH: Drug abuse in Himachal Pradesh is best kept secret in the corridor of the state government yet is talked about in virtually every household in the State. The rampant drug racket in the state has come to haunt its people but not the political elite, the ruling Congress. Unaware Of the enormity of the disease, no political party in Himachal Pradesh provided any space to drugs menace spreading its pangs across the state in their manifesto for the Assembly elections but the fact remains the menace is going to assume alarming proportions.

BJP leaders in Haryana spar over Pradhuman murder

GURUGRAM: BJP leaders in Haryana are a divided lot after the CBI declared that the murderer of a Class 2 student here was a senior schoolmate and not a bus conductor as alleged by Haryana Police.

Power engineers plan rally at Panchkula on Nov 23

 Haryana Power Engineers Association today held gate meeting at HVPN Rest House Karnal and decided to hold protest rally at Panchkula on November 23 in support of their demands.

Modi greets people of Uttarakhand on foundation day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday wished the people of Uttarakhand on its Foundation Day.

Now Vice-Chancellors and Registrars to teach their subjects two days in a week, Ramblas

Haryana Education Minister, Ram Bilas Sharma has directed the Vice-Chancellors and Registrars of all universities in the state to teach their subjects concerned for two days in a week, declaring results of examinations at the earliest and to ensure that there should be at least 90 academic days in each session.

Stern action on burning garbage in open, Rs 5,000 fine

District Administration, Gurugram will take stern action against those involved in garbage burning. A fine of Rs 5,000 would be imposed on finding garbage burning in open. 

Khattar, Haryana DGP defend state police investigation in Pradhuman murder

CHANDIGARH: Defending the investigations of the local police in the murder of seven-year-old Pradhuman Thakur of Ryan International School in Gurugram, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday said that the police investigations were in progress when the case was handed over to the CBI.

Haryana plans to produce 2000 doctors every year

CHANDIGARH: Keen on producing 2,000 doctors every year to meet the shortage, the Haryana Government has decided to set up a medical college in every district of the state.

All Delhi schools up to Class V to remain closed on Wednesday

NEW DELHI: Delhi Government on Tuesday, Nov 07 decided to close all schools in Delhi up to primary level (Class V) on Wednesday due to bad air quality in the national capital. The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by the Chief Minister.

Istri Akali Dal to initiate 550 saal sehaj path de naal programme

The Istri Akali Dal today announced a ‘sehaj path’ programme termed “550 saal sehaj path de naal” to mark the forthcoming 550 birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev ji in 2020 during the course of which the Istri dal will conduct State wide recitation of Sri Guru Granth Sahib jee to propagate the message of the first Guru.

Punjab Govt declares leave for Himachal voters on Nov 9

CHANDIGARH: In view of Assembly elections in Himachal Pradesh, the Punjab Government has declared special leave on November 09 for Himachal Pradesh voters who are the employees of the offices, corporations, boards or educational institutions of Punjab. Apart from this, a paid holiday on November 09 has been declared under section 135 B (1) RP Act 1651 for the registered voters of Himachal Pradesh who are working in the industrial establishments in Punjab to enable them to exercise their franchise