Haryana elects young sarpanches in PRI polls

Haryana will now have a large number of young sarpanches as people have largely voted for them as village heads in the third and final phase of the elections to Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs).

Report about Army's march towards 'Raisina Hill' in 2012 was true, says  Manish Tewari
Report about Army's march towards 'Raisina Hill' in 2012 was true, says Manish Tewari

Former Union Minister Manish Tewari on Saturday confirmed that the reports about troops' movement from Hisar towards Delhi in 2012 were true. 

Watch: Dr Subhash Chandra's speech at annual meet of Vaishya community in Hisar

Essel Group chairman Dr Subhash Chandra on Tuesday attended the annual meet of Vaishya community, which is being held at Agroha Dham in Hisar.

Maha Kumbh festival to be held in Hisar on Sharad Purnima

A festival known as Agroha Maha Kumbh which is held every year on Sharad Purnima in Hisar, this year is on 26 and 27 October.

Haryana varsity rape case issues to be dealt with by trial court: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday said that any legal issue arising out of the case of alleged rape of a 21-year-old MBA student of a private university in Haryana would be dealt with by the trial court concerned.

Tension in Hisar village after Ambedkar statue vandalised

Tension prevailed in Ramayan village in Hansi sub division of the district after some unidentified miscreants allegedly vandalised the statue of B R Ambedkar, police said.

Undertrial found hanging in Hisar jail

 An undertrial inmate, who was facing a murder charge, on Wednesday allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in a bathroom of the central jail here, police said.

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.

Heatwave intensifies in Haryana, Hisar hottest at 44 degrees

Haryana`s Hisar was hottest in the region at 44 degrees Celsius as heat wave conditions intensified over most parts of Punjab and Haryana on Friday.

Heatwave sweeps Haryana and Punjab; Hisar hottest at 44.8 deg C

The blistering heat wave continued to sweep across Haryana and Punjab on Monday, with Hisar sizzling at 44.8 degrees Celsius.

Former Haryana MLA Amir Chand Makkar passes away

Former Haryana MLA Amir Chand Makkar, died in Hansi, about 26 km from here, on Saturday.

State wide protests in support of guest teachers in Haryana

A large number of school students along with their parents on Saturday held protests across Haryana against the show-cause notice served to over 4,000 guest teachers by the state government here.

Blistering heat sweeps Haryana, Punjab; Hisar hottest at 44.5 C

Haryana and Punjab were on Thursday swept by blistering heat, with temperature soaring past 44 degrees Celsius at Hisar.

Criminal shot dead inside court complex in Haryana

A criminal, who was to be produced before a court Thursday, was shot dead inside the court complex here allegedly by an armed assailant, police said.

Harappan-era skeletons found

Four human skeletons, believed to be 5,000 years old, have been found by archaeologists from the site of Harappan civilisation at Rakhi Garhi village near here.

College of Dairy Science to be set up in Hisar

The Haryana government on Tuesday said that a College of Dairy Science and Technology will be established in Hisar district of Haryana.

Hisar church attack: NHRC issues notice to Haryana DGP, Chief Secretary
Hisar church attack: NHRC issues notice to Haryana DGP, Chief Secretary

A day after the main accused in the Hisar church vandalism was arrested, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to the Chief Secretary and DGP, Haryana and has asked for a report in the matter within two weeks.

Narendra Modi concerned over Nadia and Hisar incidents

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed "deep concern" over the gang rape of a 71-year-old nun in West Bengal`s Nadia district and the vandalisation of a church in Hisar, Haryana, said an official statement.

Main accused in Haryana church vandalisation case arrested

Haryana Police on Tuesday arrested the main accused in the vandalisation of an under-construction church in a village in Hisar district.

Attack on Christians: PM Modi seeks report on West Bengal, Haryana incidents
Attack on Christians: PM Modi seeks report on West Bengal, Haryana incidents

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed 'deep concern' over the incidents of brutal gang-rape of a 71-year-old nun in West Bengal and church vandalism in Haryana, and has sought immediate reports from the state governments.