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.

Haryana polls: PM Modi's power-packed speech in Hisar, Faridabad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's power-packed speech at the poll rally in Haryana's Hisar and Faridabad.

Haryana polls: PM Modi addresses rally in Kurukshetra

Addressing an election rally in Kurukshetra, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that in 25 years, governments in Haryana have indulged in nepotism.

Congress will fail to reach double digits in Haryana, says Narendra Modi
Congress will fail to reach double digits in Haryana, says Narendra Modi

After campaigning for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will shift focus to Haryana on Monday.

Road mishap: Kin of victim get over Rs 16 lakh compensation

Family members of a 47-year-old man, who died in a road accident involving a negligently parked truck, have been awarded a compensation of over Rs 16 lakh by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) here.

SGPC, HSGMC supporters clash over Kurukshetra gurdwara

The issue over management control of a gurdwara here took a violent turn on Wednesday when supporters of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) and Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC) clashed with each other.

HSGPC row: Warring Sikh groups agree on panel to resolve issue

Senior leaders of the Shiromani Akali Dal and the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on one side and the newly-created Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (HSGPC) Monday evening agreed to set up a panel to look into all aspects of control of Haryana gurdwaras to resolve the issue.

Narendra Modi to address rally in Naveen Jindal`s bastion Kurukshetra

Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will on Thursday address an election rally in Kurukshetra, the bastion of industrialist and Congress MP Naveen Jindal.