Haryana News

Second shootout in two months keeps Gurgaon on edge
Second shootout in two months keeps Gurgaon on edge

The Millenium City witnessed another shootout on Wednesday with one person sustaining injuries.

Strike hits normal life in Punjab, Haryana

State-run buses services were affected in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh following the all-India strike call given by various trade organizations on Wednesday.

After 'selfie with daughter', Bibipur to raise awareness on women's rights

Bibipur village panchayat, which was in news recently for its 'selfie with daughter' contest, has again come up with a novel way to raise awareness among women about their rights and to help them check crime against them by organising a written contest over the issue.

Jat quota demand: No longer possible to use 'threats' to further cause, says BJP MP

Local BJP MP Raj Kumar Saini on Sunday slammed the Jat demand for reservation and said that gone are the days when any group could get their demands met by exerting "pressure" and issuing "threats".

BJP MLAs meet Himachal Pradesh Governor, demand forest minister's dismissal

A delegation of BJP MLAs on Thursday met Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat and demanded the dismissal of state forest minister Thakar Singh Bharmauri alleging that he was "shielding" forest mafia.

Festival of Jains: Appeal to slaughter houses to remain shut from Sep 11-19

 The BJP Government in Haryana has asked the concerned officers to appeal to slaughter house owners in the state to remain closed from September 11 to 19 in view of "Paryushan Parv" which is celebrated by the Jain community.

Haryana to recruit 7200 constables including 1000 women

As many as 7200 posts of constables including 1000 women constables will soon be filled up in the Haryana Police Department and advertisement for the same has already been issued, DGP YP Singhal said here on Wednesday.

No regional bias in development, assures Haryana CM Khattar

 Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday said his government will not discriminate against any region of the state in development and industrial units would be set up in a uniform manner.

Man arrested for repeatedly raping step daughter in Haryana

A man was arrested for allegedly repeatedly raping his 15-year-old step daughter here, police said on Wednesday.

Haryana govt clearing sugar mill dues

Haryana Agriculture Minister Om Prakash Dhankar on Wednesday said that most of the dues accruing to the 14 sugar mills in the state have been paid and the balance would be cleared within the next few days.

Man shot dead outside Gurgaon cafe, four arrested

A 22-year-old man was shot dead outside a cafe here by his friends after an altercation over some issue. Police on Tuesday evening arrested four people involved in the crime.

Haryana to emerge as most favoured FDI destination: Manohar Lal Khattar

Enthused by the overwhelming support he received from top companies in both the US and Canada to his new industrial policy, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has exuded confidence that his state would soon emerge as the "most favoured FDI destination" in India.

Haryana CM woos Canadian investors with his `single roof'' policy

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who wound up his visit to North America here on Monday, pitched his state as an investment destination to Canadians by citing its `unique character` in India.

'Directionless' Khattar govt issuing 'Tughlaqi' orders: Hooda

Former Haryana Chief Minister and Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Monday criticised the BJP-led state government for fixing academic qualification as criteria for panchayat poll candidates, which was later stayed by the High Court.

Haryana to award panchayats elected unanimously

To promote "harmony and unity", the Haryana government has decided to award up to Rs 11 lakh each to panchayats and other local bodies which are elected unanimously during the upcoming panchayat elections in the state.

Chandigarh-Shimla highway reopened

 Traffic on the Chandigarh-Shimla highway, which remained snapped for over 12 hours following massive landslides near here, has been restored partially, officials said on Sunday.

Woman sexually harassed by stepfather in Faridabad

A 27-year-old woman was allegedly sexually harassed by her stepfather in SGM Nagar area here.

15-year-old raped by neighbour in Faridabad

A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in Rajiv Colony Ballabgarh of Faridabad, police said on Friday.

Woman shot at in Gurgaon, soldier held

A 26-year-old soldier was on Friday arrested for shooting thrice at a woman teacher here after their break-up, police said.

HBSE HTET 2015: Log on to http://htet.nic.in/htetapp/PDF/sample.pdf to download Sample Papers

The HBSE (Board of Secondary Education, Haryana) will be conducting the Haryana Teacher Eligibility Test (HTET 2015) examination on August 30 and 31.

HBSE HTET 2015: Log on to www.htet.nic.in to download admit card

The Haryana Teacher Eligibility Test (HTET 2015) examination will be conducted by the HBSE (Board of Secondary Education, Haryana) on August 30 and 31.

`Braveheart` Rohtak sisters were lying about eve-teasing?
`Braveheart` Rohtak sisters were lying about eve-teasing?

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Haryana Police has filed a chargesheet in the case lodged by two Rohtak sisters, who grabbed the attention by thrashing molesters on a moving bus on November 28, 2014.

Haryana CM promises reforms to woo US investors

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal has highlighted to US investors the state`s comparative edge as an investment destination and regulatory reform measures undertaken by the government to promote ease of doing business.

Security tightened in Punjab and Haryana HC complex after threat

Security around the Punjab and Haryana High Court complex was on Wednesday placed on high alert following an anonymous letter which threatened that blasts would take place there on August 21.

Haryana CM woos US investors with new industrial policy

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal has invited US businessmen to invest in his state saying Haryana`s new industrial policy offered an ideal climate for doing business and getting best return on investment.

Man held for killing friend near Gurgaon

A young man who murdered his friend more than seven months ago and made phone calls to police to dare them to arrest him was arrested on Tuesday, police said.

Will have zero tolerance for corruption: Haryana CM

Asserting that his government is committed to "zero tolerance" towards corruption, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has said inquiries will be set up to look into allegations of graft and the law will take its own course against those found guilty.

In US, Haryana CM woos investors, assures full govt support

Showcasing Haryana as an attractive investment destination, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has invited US companies to invest in the state in sectors like IT, auto and defence production while assuring them full government support for the ease of doing business.

'Green Gurgaon Movement' reaches new heights with 10,000 plantations on Independence Day
'Green Gurgaon Movement' reaches new heights with 10,000 plantations on Independence Day

After the successful completion of mass plantation drive last month that saw plantation of over 2,000 trees across Gurgaon, the Art of Living (AOL) voluntary organisation on Saturday planted up to 10,000 trees in various schools in the millennium city on the occasion of Independence Day. 

Khattar lays out roadmap for Haryana's development on 69th Independence Day

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday laid out his government's vision for the state and said that it will have state-of-the-art infrastructure, better healthcare, education, transparent administration, rapid industrialisation and maximum job opportunities for the youth.