Haryana government on Friday imposed a ban on holding social and cultural events, including government programmes, in all sports stadiums across the state. The ban was ordered by Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Anil Vij who said only sports events will be held in these stadiums.
Haryana government has ordered immediate screening of all Delhi-bound vehicles to check the movement of followers of controversial 'godman' Rampal to the national capital for a reported dharna at the Jantar Mantar.
In what can spell more trouble for the Congress, a fresh report by Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India claims that Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's company made a profit of Rs 44 crore in a land deal with real estate bigwig DLF, as per reports on Sunday.
Hitting out at Haryana government for setting up a separate Gurdwara Management Committee, All India Anti Terrorist Front chief Maninderjit Singh Bitta on Sunday said it amounted to "interference" in religious affairs of Sikhs.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday said that the Haryana government is interfering into matters of the Sikh community over the bifurcation of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC).
The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) Sunday accused the Haryana government of using delaying tactics in registering a corruption case against the state`s Chief Parliamentary Secretary (CPS) Ram Kishan Fauji in a cash-for-change of land use scandal.
Two-time Olympic medal winner wrestler Sushil Kumar has received the eight acres of land that was promised to him by the Haryana government for setting up his academy at the Motilal Nehru School of Sports in Sonepat.
The Haryana Government today decided to give land to Olympic medal-winning grapplers Sushil Kumar and Yogeshwar Dutt for setting up their wrestling academies, even as the State Cabinet here approved amendment in its Sports Policy of 2009 so as to raise the award money of outstanding sportspersons.