Haryana News

Teenager gang-raped by 2 youths in Haryana

An 18-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by two youths in Ballabhgarh area here, police said today.

22-year-old youth shot dead in Haryana

A 22-year-old youth was shot dead allegedly by an unidentified person in Shiv Nagar colony here, police said on Tuesday.

Kurukshetra, Yamuna Nagar included in Krishna Circuit: Khattar

Kurukshetra and Yamuna Nagar districts of Haryana are to be included in Krishna Circuit, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Sunday.

Religious idol removed to end communal dispute in Jind

Police personnel in presence of district officials have removed a religious idol which was installed on a plot here which had led to tension between two communities, police said on Sunday.

Institute, museum for research on River Saraswati to come up in Haryana

 A research institute and a museum would be established by the Centre in Haryana to carry out studies about the mythical River Saraswati.

Tension in Jind following dispute between two communities

Tension on Saturday gripped Killa Mohalla here when members of a community installed a religious idol on a plot of land here leading to objections by another community which claimed that the land belonged to them.

Haryana govt revises Dearness Relief to 223 percent

 The Haryana government has revised the Dearness Relief for pensioners and family pensioners of the state government on the un-revised pension and family pension from 212 per cent to 223 per cent.

Hot weather prevails in Haryana and Punjab

 Hot weather conditions prevailed in most parts of Haryana and Punjab on Saturday, even as few areas in the states received rainfall.

Parents in Haryana oppose students' promotion

Strange as it may sound but parents in Haryana are asking teachers not to pass their wards in primary classes as they don`t have class-appropriate competence.

Zero Tolerance exercise by Gurgaon police once a month

 Gurgaon police chief Navdeep Singh Virk on Friday said a recent Zero Tolerance exercise in the city proved to be good and it would be executed at least once in a month.

Haryana govt sanctions Rs 7 crore for providing bicycles

The Haryana government on Friday sanctioned an amount of Rs 7 crore for the year 2015-16 to provide free bicycles to Schedule caste (SC) students studying in government schools of the state here, official said.

Faridabad would be a super Smart City soon: ASSOCHAM

ASSOCHAM Thursday welcomed the Centre's decision to include Faridabad in the list of proposed Smart Cities of the country, saying its ideal positioning would ensure in the unleashing of entrepreneurial potential.

Will ensure culprits are subjected to maximum punishment in gang-rape: Dahiya

Haryana Women Commission Vice- president Thursday said the commission will ensure that the culprits are subjected to maximum punishment in connection with the gangrape of 15-year-old Delhi girl in the district.

Haryana govt preparing scheme for providing water to fields

 Haryana government is preparing a special scheme to provide water to every field by bringing canal water through community ponds to adjoining fields.

Rains lash few parts of Punjab, Haryana

Rains on Wednesday lashed few parts of Punjab and Haryana, with maximum temperatures remaining far below normal level in most parts of both the states.

Canada keen to set up horticulture varsity in Haryana

 Canada has shown interest in setting up Haryana`s first horticulture university and to explore possibilities of a joint venture with the state to develop smart cities, an official said on Wednesday.

Woman killed by in-laws over dowry in Faridabad

 A 25-year-old woman was killed allegedly by her in-laws over dowry at Mewla Maharajpur area here, police said today.

Haryana CM asks people to make yoga integral part of life

 Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday asked people to make Yoga an integral part of their lives as the state joined the International Yoga Day celebrations.

International yoga day celebrated in Gurgaon
International yoga day celebrated in Gurgaon

People on Sunday celebrated International Yoga Day by participating in mass performances at various places across this millennium city in Haryana.

Khattar urges people of Haryana to implement Yoga in their lives

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday urged the people of the state to implement yoga in their lives, adding that his government will make plans to ensure that the benefits of yoga reach everyone.

Yoga is not a political issue, says Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Saturday that Yoga is not a political issue, but it is a medium to keep one healthy.

Rains lash parts of Haryana, Punjab on Saturday

Light to moderate rains lashed parts of Haryana and Punjab including Chandigarh today, bringing relief to the people from the hot weather conditions.

Haryana village awards 'Selfie with daughter' contest winners

In a unique competition aimed at driving home the importance of girl child, a village panchayat here has awarded three persons in a "Selfie with daughter" contest.

22-year-old woman gang-raped by seven in Gurgaon
22-year-old woman gang-raped by seven in Gurgaon

A 22-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by seven persons at a guesthouse in the Sushant Lok area here, police said on Friday.

Woman, son sleeping outside house crushed to death by SUV in Hisar

A 45-year-old woman and her son, sleeping outside home, were crushed to death by an SUV allegedly driven by their neighbour at Pehlwan Chowk here, police said on Friday.

Yoga is a great teacher: Haryana CM Khattar
Yoga is a great teacher: Haryana CM Khattar

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar follows his daily passion for yoga which he says helps him to keep calm and balance. In between meetings and long hours spent behind the desk, he manages to find time for breathing exercises and other yogic asanas.

Haryana cancels nursing exams over irregularities

 The Haryana government on Wednesday cancelled the examinations for Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery (ANM) and General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) courses, conducted last year, owing to the alleged irregularities in the examination.

Haryana to train youth for defence forces exam

Youth from Haryana aspiring to join the defence forces as commissioned officers will be imparted training to face the Services Selection Board (SSB), the state government said on Tuesday.

Charred bodies of 2 young women found in Haryana

Charred bodies of two young women were on Monday found in a heap of burning cow-dung cakes near Dehisara village in the district.

Haryana to organise International Yoga day: CM

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khatar on Monday said that International Yoga Day would be organised "successfully" on June 21 in the state and 1,000 'vyayam shalas' would be opened in rural areas in the first phase to take yoga to each individual.