Soil from grave of World War-I hero, Risaldar Badlu Singh, brought to India by BJP minister

Soil from grave of World War-I hero, Risaldar Badlu Singh, brought to India by BJP minister

Haryana Agriculture Minister O.P. Dhankar on Tuesday morning returned back with the soil from the grave of World War-I hero, Risaldar Badlu Singh from Egypt, as an attempt by the Haryana Government to honor the courage he showed on the battle-field.

Haryana government to open medical, law colleges in Panchkula

Haryana government to open medical, law colleges in Panchkula

Besides, a scheme was also being prepared to start metro rail in tri-city (Chandigarh-Mohali-Paunchkula) which would benefit the people, Khattar said.

Gurgaon district will now be known as Gurugram

Gurgaon district will now be known as Gurugram

The Haryana government on Tuesday decided to rename Gurgaon district as Gurugram district.

Jat stir: Two-member Commission of Inquiry appointed

 Haryana Government on Friday named a two-member Commission of Inquiry, headed by former Jammu and Kashmir High Court Chief Justice S N Jha, to probe conspiracy behind violent incidents during Jat agitation in February that left 30 people dead and heavy damage to property.

Jat stir: Haryana receives over 2,000 compensation claims

Out of the total 2,085 claims received, 1,847 were from urban areas and 238 from rural areas.

Jat quota stir: Haryana govt releases compensation of Rs 1.12 crore to those whose properties were damaged

 Haryana government on Sunday cleared an interim assistance of Rs 1.12 crore to 203 people affected by violence during the Jat quota agitation.

Murthal gang-rapes: Haryana to register case after recording witnesses' statements

Murthal gang-rapes: Haryana to register case after recording witnesses' statements

A probe team, which has been constituted to investigate the crime, will visit Punjab soon to record the statement of one of the witnesses, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij said.

HC seeks status report on Jat agitation by Monday

Punjab and Haryana High Court Tuesday asked the Haryana Government to file a status report by Monday on the Jat agitation which has claimed 19 lives and caused extensive damage to public and private property.

Haryana minister threatens to quit over compensation issue

Health and Sports Minister Vij was angry that Agriculture Minister OP Dhankar had tweeted in the afternoon that Rs.10 lakh would be given to those killed in the violence along with a government job to one family member.

Jat quota row: Haryana govt orders schools, colleges to remain closed till Feb 22

Jat quota row: Haryana govt orders schools, colleges to remain closed till Feb 22

Haryana government on Saturday declared holidays in schools and colleges of the state due ongoing violent Jat protests.

Top union ministers review Haryana situation; tensions prevail in several areas

Top union ministers review Haryana situation; tensions prevail in several areas

The rampaging mob attacked the office of the state DIG and set the house of Finance Minister Abhimanyu on fire. 

Probe against two kabaddi players for wrongfully claiming INR 2 crore award from Haryana

Probe against two kabaddi players for wrongfully claiming INR 2 crore award from Haryana

Manjeet Chillar and Rakesh Kumar - who were part of the Indian team that won gold medal in the Incheon Asian Games in 2014.

Haryana promotes Khemka, five other IAS officers

Apart from Khemka, five other IAS (Indian Administrative Service) officers of the 1991 batch, have been promoted to the higher administrative grade.

Haryana government to make class 12 mandatory for municipal corporation polls?

Haryana government to make class 12 mandatory for municipal corporation polls?

After fixing the minimum educational qualification for elections to the Panchayati Raj institutions in Haryana, the Manohar Lal Khattar government is mulling making class XII qualification mandatory for contesting the municipal corporation polls in the state.

Haryana govt aims to make politics clean: Khattar

Haryana govt aims to make politics clean: Khattar

The government would work in coordination with different organisations to achieve clean politics.

Dalit killings: Haryana govt recommends CBI probe; CM to meet bereaved family Thursday

Dalit killings: Haryana govt recommends CBI probe; CM to meet bereaved family Thursday

The Haryana government on Wednesday recommended a CBI probe into the killing of two Dalit children.

Car-free Gurgaon: NGT questions Haryana govt's initiative

A day after Gurgaon observed a 'car-free day' to free the roads from traffic congestion, the National Green Tribunal today asked Haryana government to inform it about its actual impact on the pollution level in the city.

Jats to hold mega quota rally on December 23

Alleging that the Haryana government was "not serious" about Jat reservation, the Sarva Jatiya Khap Monday said it will organise a "maha-rally" here on the birth anniversary of Chaudhary Charan Singh on December 23.

Hopes pinned on NGT on Yamuna's water flow

Environmental activists concerned at the degradation of Yamuna river have demanded firm action by the union water resources ministry on the directive of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to ensure a minimal flow of water in this largest tributary of the Ganges.

Now, Haryana authorities impose meat ban during Jain festival

Now, Haryana authorities impose meat ban during Jain festival

Joining the list of authorities that have prohibited meat sale in view of religious observances, Fatehabad Municipal Council (FMC) has banned the slaughter of animals for nine days on account of the Jain 'Paryushan Parv' festival.