Farmers protests in Pb; threaten nation-wide stir

 A group of farmers under the banners of Kisan Sabha and Bhartiya Kisan Union today held a protest here against the Centre to pitch for their demands and threatened to launch a nation-wide stir in October, if they were not met.

Punjabis demand action against SJKM chief

Accusing Sarv Jat Khap Mahapanchayat (SJKM) chief Nafe Singh Nain of dividing the society, representatives of the Punjabi community on Monday demanded that a case against him be registered for "anti-national" activities.

Two kids killed as father jumps in front of train with them

 Two minor boys were killed after their father allegedly jumped before a running train with them near Bishanpura village here, police said on Saturday.

Religious idol removed to end communal dispute in Jind

Police personnel in presence of district officials have removed a religious idol which was installed on a plot here which had led to tension between two communities, police said on Sunday.

Tension in Jind following dispute between two communities

Tension on Saturday gripped Killa Mohalla here when members of a community installed a religious idol on a plot of land here leading to objections by another community which claimed that the land belonged to them.

Haryana: Health Minister Anil Vij raids government hospital in Jind

Health Minister Anil Vij raided a government hospital in Jind district of Haryana.

Haryana village awards 'Selfie with daughter' contest winners

In a unique competition aimed at driving home the importance of girl child, a village panchayat here has awarded three persons in a "Selfie with daughter" contest.

Haryana village impresses with new initiative: `Click selfie, save girl child`
Haryana village impresses with new initiative: `Click selfie, save girl child`

 In a unique initiative to save girl child in Haryana, where the sex ratio has been dismally low, a village panchayat in Jind has started a contest for clicking "selfie with daughter".

Yoga events: Centre took step to appease Muslims; says Sadhvi

Amid the government's contention that participation in June 21 events to mark International Yoga Day was not "compulsory",a Hindu Mahasabha leader in Haryana on Wednesday accused the Centre of trying to appease Muslims and asserted that those opposing 'Surya Namskar' have no right to live in the country.

NCR gets bigger; 3 new districts added

The sprawl of the National Capital Region (NCR) just got bigger as the nod has been given for the inclusion of Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh and the Jind and Karnal districts of Haryana as part of the conurbation.

NCR gets bigger; Muzaffarnagar, Jind, Karnal districts added

The National Capital Region (NCR) was on Tuesday expanded to include Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh, and Jind and Karnal districts of Haryana.

Hooda wouldn't have breathed in free air if I was CM: Vij

A day after taking a dig at former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, state Health Minister Anil Vij on Sunday intensified his attack on Hooda.

Khap Panchayats part of old traditions: Haryana CM

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday said Khap Panchayats have been part of old traditions and playing a crucial role in 'Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao' government programme for the girl child.

Man injured after being hit by Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar's escort vehicle

A man was injured after he was allegedly hit by a vehicle belonging to Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's cavalcade at Safidon area in Jind district on Sunday, police said.

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar praises Khap Panchayats

Heaping praises on Khap Panchayats, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday said these groups have always been a significant contributor in resolving social issues and are part of "our traditions".

Man kills father in Haryana

A man allegedly killed his 70-year-old father who he suspected of having developed illicit relations with his wife at Karsindhu village of the district, police said on Tuesday.

Child marriage stopped in Haryana

Timely intervention of officials of Child Marriage Prohibition Office (CMPO) in the district on Sunday led to stopping of a marriage of a minor girl in Egrah village here, officials said.

Minor Dalit girl raped by neighbour in Haryana's Jind

A 13-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly abducted and raped by a neighbourhood youth when she stepped outside her house to answer the call of nature in Ram colony here, police said.

Corruption, hooliganism checked in AAP government: AAP MLA

AAP MLA Mahendra Goyal on Thursday noted that "corruption and hooliganism" were checked after the party received a resounding victory in the Delhi assembly elections.

Man booked for molesting, threatening to kill woman in Haryana

A case has been registered against a man on the direction of a local court for allegedly molesting, assaulting, and threatening to kill a woman here.