No respite from cold wave in north; two die in Haryana

Piercing cold wave conditions continued unabated across North India on Friday with the mercury dipping substantially in Haryana, where two persons died of cold, even as thick cover of fog severely affected road and rail traffic.

Severe cold wave sweeps Haryana, Punjab; 2 killed

Chandigarh: Severe cold wave swept across most parts of Punjab and Haryana, affecting normal life and leading to the death of two people.

PM Modi to launch 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' programme in Haryana

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' programme, a key scheme that aims to address the dipping child sex ratio and empower girl child in the country, in Haryana in January next year.

Fog, cold wave unabated in Punjab, Haryana

Foggy conditions and a cold wave continued to affect normal life in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh on Friday.

Biting cold, dense fog claim 12 lives in North India
Biting cold, dense fog claim 12 lives in North India

Intense cold wave swept across North India on Thursday and, coupled with dense fog, affected normal life across the region and led to the death of 12 persons - nine in Uttar Pradesh and three in Punjab.

Haryana launches new system for registration at tehsil offices

On the occasion of Good Governance Day in Haryana on Thursday, the state government launched a new system of registration in the tehsil offices to make the process easier and transparent.

Intense cold, dense fog prevail in North India; 10 killed
Intense cold, dense fog prevail in North India; 10 killed

Intense cold conditions continued unabated in the northern region disrupting transport services on Wednesday as mercury dropped by several notches and fog enveloped most parts, causing poor visibility and resulting in death of 10 people in road accidents.

Chandigarh coldest at 3.2 degrees C; fog disrupts life in Punjab and Haryana

Union Territory of Chandigarh recorded season's coldest night at 3.2 degrees Celsius as severe chill swept the city with fog affecting normal life at many places in Punjab and Haryana.

Delhi stares at acute water shortage

Areas across Delhi will face major water shortage from Wednesday as two major treatment plants in the capital were completely shut down on Tuesday after high-level of pollutants and ammonia were found in raw water supplied by Haryana.

Rampal's doctor sent to police custody

A retired doctor, arrested for allegedly issuing a false medical certificate to self-styled 'godman' Rampal was today remanded to a two-day police custody by a local court on Tuesday.

Six security personnel arrested during raid on Rampal's ashram

An Army man and a head constable were among six security personnel arrested from godman Rampal's ashram at Barwala in Hisar district during the operation to apprehend the controversial preacher, the Haryana government on Tuesday told the Punjab and Haryana High Court.

Fighter Yuvraj Singh can still offer something to Indian cricket!
Fighter Yuvraj Singh can still offer something to Indian cricket!

India discard Yuvraj Singh came out on top with a well made 136 runs in the ongoing Ranji Trophy match between Punjab and Maharashtra on Monday. Yuvraj helped Punjab to gain a sustainable lead and put his side on the driving seat against Maharashtra on Day 2.

14 ducks found dead in Haryana; govt officials inspect village

A team of state government officials on Monday visited Gatauli village, a day after at least 14 ducks were found dead in a pond creating panic among villagers.

Haryana to launch rural scheme on Swami Vivekananda's birth anniversary

With a view to ensure direct participation of youth in rural development, a scheme will be launched in Haryana on January 12 to mark the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda.

Cold conditions continue in Punjab, Haryana; fog again disrupts life

Cold weather conditions continued to prevail at most places in Punjab and Haryana on Monday, where fog threw normal life out of gear.

Cannot permit individuals take over state's function: Delhi Court

Expressing concern over rise in incidents of moral policing, a Delhi court has said no one can be permitted to take over the state's function while awarding life term to a gunman for firing at a man who was sitting in his car with a woman friend and consuming alcohol.

Haryana Finance Minister assures justice will prevail in Vadra-DLF deal

Haryana Finance Minister Captain Abhimanyu Singh Sindhu on Saturday termed the disappearance of missing land deal documents related to Congress president Sonia Gandhi`s son-in-law Robert Vadra as very serious, and said that the

Two crucial pages of Robert Vadra-DLF land deal goes missing from file

The Haryana government has revealed that two crucial pages from the file that pertains to the controversial Robert Vadra-DLF Gurgaon land deal, are missing. The missing pages also contained notings.

Man arrested for bomb threats in Gurgaon, Delhi wanted to have fun

A 29-year-old man was arrested Thursday for making bomb threat calls for two consecutive days to police control rooms in Gurgaon and Delhi, police said. The man told police he wanted to have some fun.

Haryana to come up with new industrial policy soon: CM

 Haryana will soon come up with a new industrial policy to spur growth and enable the Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to keep pace with the current market trends, the state government said.