Jat group files caveat in Supreme Court on quota issue

Jat group files caveat in Supreme Court on quota issue

A Jat group on Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking a hearing if any petition is filed and entertained against the recent decision of according quota benefits to the community members in Haryana.

Withdraw cases against protesters within 72 hours: Jats' ultimatum to Haryana govt

Withdraw cases against protesters within 72 hours: Jats' ultimatum to Haryana govt

Jats have threatened to revive agitation if state government fails to take back cases against the protesters in next 72 hours. 

Jat stir: Traders observe complete bandh against vandalism

Jat stir: Traders observe complete bandh against vandalism

Business establishments, including eateries and grain markets, remained closed in the district.

Stage set for Bhagavad Gita Mahotsav 2015 in Kurukshetra

Stage set for Bhagavad Gita Mahotsav 2015 in Kurukshetra

In one of the unique festivals celebrated in India, Bhagavad Gita Mahotsav 2015 will be celebrated at Kurukshetra in Haryana on December 21.

'Devout' Haryana govt all set to bring alive mythological Saraswati

Khattar has issued directions that the excavation work between Yamunanagar district and Kurukshetra be completed on a "war footing". 

Excavation work of Sarasvati river to be completed soon

Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who is the Chairman of Haryana Sarasvati Heritage Development Board (HSHDB), today said that in the first phase, excavation work of mythical Sarasvati river from its origin point to Kurukshetra in three districts will be completed soon and directions have been issued to complete the work at war footing.

No jobs for those defecating in open in Haryana district

According to jobs advertised by District Rural Development Agency (DRDA), Kurukshetra, preference will be given to those who have a toilet at their home.

Janmashtami special: Places with Krishna connect

Janmashtami special: Places with Krishna connect

It’s that time of the year when you anxiously wait to celebrate Krishna, his inspiring life and everything associated with him. The Lord’s birthday or Janmashtami will be celebrated this year on September 5.

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".

Haryana: Explosives found near track in Shahbad, rail traffic affected

 Explosives were found lying close to railway tracks near Shahbad railway station in Haryana's Kurukshetra district on Wednesday, following which rail traffic was briefly suspended on the route.

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.

Gang involved in blackmailing rich people, busted in Haryana

Five members of a gang, including a woman, which used to befriend rich people and demand money threatening to register false rape cases against them, have been arrested, police said.

Poppy husk worth Rs 2 crore seized

Haryana Police on Monday claimed to have seized huge quantity of poppy husk worth around Rs two crore in street market from a house near Murtzapur village in Kurukshertra district.

Ramdev to set up university in Haryana

Yoga guru Ramdev on Friday announced his plans to set up a university in Haryana, which will be established and controlled under his Haridwar-based Patanjali Yogpeeth.

Three die in cylinder blast in Haryana

Two polytechnic students and their instructor were killed on Saturday when two gas cylinders exploded during a welding workshop at a private institute in Hingakheri village near here.

Farmers block Haryana highway over demands

Farmers owing allegiance to the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) blocked the Kurukshetra-Saharanpur highway on Thursday seeking immediate acceptance of their demands, which include hike in the minimum support price (MSP) for crops.

IAF's Jaguar aircraft crashes in Haryana; pilot ejects safely

A Jaguar aircraft of the Indian Air Force on Thursday crashed in agricultural fields near Shahbad town with the pilot ejecting safely from the plane.

Public Service Broadcasting Day: AIR remembers Gandhi speech

To commemorate the first and only address by Mahatama Gandhi on All India Radio (AIR) on this day in 1947, the broadcaster on Wednesday held a prayer meeting at the Broadcasting House here.

Groom chooses polling booth before wedding ceremony in Haryana

Sporting a colourful headgear and accompanied by a marriage party, groom Jaswinder Singh reached the polling booth on Wednesday first to vote before heading to attend his wedding ceremony.

Assembly Elections: Voting picks up in Haryana, Maharashtra

Till 12 noon Sirsa records 33 percent voting, Palwal 31 percent, Panipat 28 percent, Karnal 30 percent, Kurukshetra 37 percent, Rewari 28 percent, Panchulkula 21 percent, Hisar 32 percent.