Friday, October 30, 2020


Two tehsildars suspended in Gurugram

GURUGRAM:The Haryana Revenue department has suspended two tehsildars for allegedly registering land deeds in violation of the Haryana Development and Regulation of Urban Areas Act.

HARERA orders to attach accounts, properties of defaulter real estate developers

CHANDIGARH: In the judgments pronounced by Dr. K.K. Khandelwal, Chairman, HARERA, Gurugram in cases against various developers the Authority has maintained its continuous efforts to regularize the real estate sector by keeping a strict vigil upon the promoters indulged in several malpractices and mischiefs, besides punishing them rigorously, so as to achieve the aim of a standardized real estate sector which shall work in a transparent and an efficient manner.

Mandi, Solan, Palampur in HP becomes Municipal Corporations

SHIMLA: The State Cabinet in its meeting held here today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur decided to upgrade Municipal Councils, Mandi, Solan and Palampur to Municipal Corporations by inclusion of adjoining areas. It also decided to create six new nagar panchayats viz. Kandaghat in Solan district, Amb in Una district, Ani and Nirmand in Kullu district and Chirgoan and Nerwa in Shimla district. It also gave its nod for re-organization of these Urban Local Bodies (ULBs). This includes Ner Chowk and Karsog in district Mandi and Nagar Panchayat Jwali in Kangra district by exclusion and inclusion of certain areas.

Haryana CM dedicates 306 projects entailing Rs 1,848-cr expenditure

CHANDIGARH: On the completion of the first year of the second term of his government, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday dedicated 306 developmental projects entailing an expenditure of Rs 1,848.09 crore in 21 districts.

Major bureaucratic reshuffle in Haryana

CHANDIGARH: Haryana Government has issued transfer and posting orders of 34 IAS and two HCS officers with immediate effect.

NRI man from HP hangs self in Delhi hotel

NEW DELHI: A 43-year-old man from Himachal Pradesh, who had come to India from Dubai in January but could not return due to Covid-19 restrictions, hanged himself in a central Delhi hotel, police said on Saturday.

Builders to be blacklisted for delay in construction: HRERA

GURUGRAM: Fed up with builders not completing projects on time, The Haryana Real Estate Regulatory Authority (HRERA) on Friday decided that the builders who delay their ongoing projects will be blacklisted and debarred from future projects.

Cong acting as lobbyist for anti-farmer forces: Himachal Minister

SHIMLA:Himachal Pradesh Urban Development Minister Suresh Bhardwaj on Thursday lashed out at the Congress for misleading farmers on the farm laws and alleged that the party was acting as a lobbyist for anti-farmer forces.

All outsourced employees of Haryana to get lockdown dues

GURUGRAM:The Haryana government said that "full payment" of wages and salaries will be made to all employees, including contractual, outsourced or person engaged through Haryana State Electronics Development Corporation Limited (HARTRON) and any other outsourcing machanism, for the entire duration of Covid-19 lockdown period, weather no attendance has been recorded or no work has been performed by them.

Haryana CM appoints retired IAS officer his Chief Principal Secretary

CHANDIGARH: Haryana Government has appointed a retired IAS officer, Mr. D.S. Dhesi as Chief Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Haryana against a newly created post with immediate effect.

Auto lifters gang busted in Gurugram

GURUGRAM:The Gurugram police have arrested four vehicle lifters and claimed to have solved around a dozen cases of vehicle theft which the culprits had committed at multiple locations in Gurugram.

Haryana gives good news, no death reported TODAY due to Covid-19

CHANDIGARH Haryana Health Department is happy to announce that no death due to COVID-19 has been reported today.

Haryana to appoint district transport officers to check corruption

Haryana to appoint district transport officers to check corruption

H P High Court: discipline is the hallmark of every employee

SHIMLA: The High Court of H.P. while dismissing a petition challenging the order of discontinuation of the services and contractual employment of the petitioner, has imposed a cost of Rs.20,000/- upon the petitioner and has directed to deposit the cost with the Deputy Commissioner, Nahan, within a period of two month.

Himachal temples see rush with onset of Navratri

SHIMLA:Amid the fears of Covid-19 pandemic, thousands of devotees on Saturday thronged temples in Himachal Pradesh to mark the onset of the eight-day-long 'Navratri', considered an auspicious period by the Hindus.

In Gurugram, ban on diesel gensets has little impact on condominiums, malls

GURUGRAM:One day after the Environmental Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) declared a ban on the use of diesel gensets to curb air pollution in the National Capital Region (NCR) from October 15, no big impact has been seen on high-rise societies, shopping malls, industries and construction sites in Gurugram.

Gurugram cinemas reopen on Friday: Tickets to cost 75% less, 6 shows on Day 1

GURUGRAM:The audience will have to wait for one more day to watch films in the cinema halls in Gurugram as the PVR and other managements have decided to start operations from Friday.

Two bridges on Manali-Leh highway among 44 inaugurated by Rajnath

SHIMLA:Two crucial bridges on the strategic 475-km Manali-Leh highway were among the 44 bridges inaugurated by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday to facilitate movement of armed forces and logistics in forward areas of Union Territory of Ladakh, officials said.

Union Raksha Mantri inaugurates Darcha Barsi and Palchan bridge in Himachal

SHIMLA:Union Defemce Minister, Rajnath Singh dedicated 44 permanent major bridges to the
nation and also laid foundation stone of Nechipu tunnel through video conferencing from New
Delhi on Monday. 

Haryana govt to eliminate 'Lal Dora' boundary from villages

CHANDIGARH: Haryana Government’s campaign to make the villages of State free from ‘Lal Dora’ got a major boost today when Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi digitally launched the physical distribution of property cards to the property owners of 763 villages of six pilot States including 221 villages of Haryana under the “Svamitva Scheme” through video conferencing today. The other five states included Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Uttrakhand.

Tears of Joy: Three missing children reunited with parents

CHANDIGARH: Haryana Police has been constantly working to bring the smile back to the faces of families whose children had gone missing for one or another reason. Once again, the police have set an example of humanity by reuniting three missing children with their families.

Two brothers drown in Gurugram village

GURUGRAM:A young man and his teenage brother drowned in a canal near a government school at Budhera village in Gurugram district on Saturday morning, police said.
According to officials, Mandeep (16) went near the canal bank but slipped and fell into it. Sandeep (20) jumped into the canal to save his sibling but both of them drowned. The village is around 13 km from here.

Himanshu Gupta elected President of HPGEA

PANIPAT:Himanshu Gupta XEN Panchkula was elected president of the Haryana Power Generation Engineers Association (HPGEA).

Urban Missions progress in Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand reviewed

CHANDIGARH:Himachal Pradesh has exceeded its target of 876 CT/PT seats by constructing
1,567 seats.  Uttarakhand has constructed 20,750 (75 per cent) IHHLs and 4,642 CT/PT seats
against a target of 2,611 seats. 

Haryana aims to achieve zero burning of stubble

CHANDIGARH:Haryana Chief Secretary Vijai Vardhan on Wednesday directed all Deputy Commissioners to achieve the goal of zero burning of stubble, besides ensuring the availability of residue management machinery to small and marginal farmers.

2 terrorists killed in an encounter in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Two terrorists have been killed in an ongoing encounter at Sagun area in South Kashmir's Shopian district, officials said on Wednesday morning.
The encounter started between terrorists and security forces on Tuesday evening.

J&K LG condemns terrorist attack on CRPF personnel

SRINAGAR: J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has condemned the despicable terrorist attack on Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel at Pampore in Jammu Kashmir's Pulwama district on Monday and promised that the sacrifice of the security personnel will not go in vain.

J&K continues to be political jigsaw puzzle for Delhi

SRINAGAR: It has been over one year since Jammu and Kashmir lost its special status, but politically the union territory continues to be a jigsaw puzzle whose pieces do not seem to fall in place sometime soon.

Haryana power engineers to hold a protest on Oct 5

CHANDIGARH:Haryana Power Engineers Association has decided to
hold gate meetings on October 5 at all the circles against
privatization of power distribution in Uttar Pradesh and to
show solidarity with the agitating engineers and employees.

HP Governor pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversaries

SHIMLA: Governor Bandaru Dattatraya paid floral tribute to Father of Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 151st birth anniversary by garlanding the statue of Mahatma Gandhi at The Ridge Shimla.

As many as 6197 Gram Panchayats in Haryana go digital, CM launches 'Grtam Darshan platform

CHANDIGARH: Taking a step forward towards complete digitization of villages by uploading the entire records of all developmental activities of villages as well as of various Government Departments on a single digital platform, Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal today digitally launched ‘Gram Darshan’, thereby making   the accessibility of data of as many as 6197 Gram Panchayats of the State just a click away.  The Deputy Chief Minister, Mr. Dushyant Chautala was also present on this occasion.

Instead of drawing a line against Modi's dictatorship, Amarinder and Badal are playing friendly match-AAP

Irrigation can irrigate the life style of rural Himachal

CHANDIGARH: One of the irrigation scheme’s most effective and enduring interventions is in the area of agriculture. Initiatives in this direction of the state government, enable it to tell a different story. Thanks to the government’s initiatives in expanding irrigation network. While in 2013-14, the state has 114,000 hectares irrigated area, that was increased to 1.17,000 hectares in 2014-15. It further increased to 1,20,000 hectares in 2015-16 reveals the government records. With increased in the irrigated areas, produce of food grains also registered an increase in the state.

Fundamental changes required to mitigate natural disasters: Suresh Bhardwaj

SHIMLA: Urban Development Minister Suresh Bhardwaj today presided over the webinar on Sustainable and Safe Hilly Area Development with focus on earthquake, landslide and floods. The webinar was organized jointly by the National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) and the Himachal Pradesh State Disaster Management Authority (HPSDMA).

PPCC lodges protest with Haryana CM for blocking farmers’ march to Delhi

CHANDIGARH:Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee has lodged a strong protest with Haryana Chief Minister for blocking passage to a farmers’ rally that was organised by the Punjab Youth Congress (PYC) on Sunday, September 20.

Farm bills will pave way for new option to farmers: Haryana Min

GURUGRAM:In the wake of protests by Punjab and Haryana farmers against three ordinances passed by the Centre, Haryana Agriculture Minister J.P. Dalal on Sunday said that the proposed farm bills are historic and in favour of farmers' interests.

Adventure Tourism to be made safer in State: Govind Singh Thakur

SHIMLA:In a bid to provide tourism a leg-up and administering revenue generation a
booster dose, the state government has decided to take a number of initiatives to capitalize on
the inflow of tourists. 

No bank will auction loan defaulting projects in Haryana

CHANDIGARH:In a landmark judgment, the Haryana Real Estate Regulatory Authority (HRERA) has ensured that no bank or financing agency would auction or sell a loan defaulting project to recover adjustment of the allottees dues.

Himachal Governor, CM greet Modi on birthday

SHIMLA:Himachal Pradesh Governor Bandaru Dattatreya and Chief Minister Jairam Thakur on Thursday extended wishes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 70th birthday on behalf of the people.

No e-pass needed for travelling to Himachal

SHIMLA:From now onwards you don't need e-pass for interstate movement in Himachal Pradesh.