Haryana News

Tough road ahead for Bhupinder Singh Hooda-led Congress in Haryana

Tough road ahead for Bhupinder Singh Hooda-led Congress in Haryana

Haryana Legislative Assembly was found in 1966 after its bifurcation from Punjab and the first assembly election in the state was contested in 1967 on 81 seats, with 66 seats allocated to the

Oct 12, 2019, 17:39 PM IST
Haryana Assembly election: BJP to release election manifesto on Sunday

Haryana Assembly election: BJP to release election manifesto on Sunday

Party working President JP Nadda, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, Haryana BJP president Subhash Barala, manifesto committee chief O P Dhankar and other senior functionaries and leaders are

Oct 12, 2019, 11:24 AM IST
Haryana Congress releases manifesto, promises farm loan waiver, 33% govt jobs for women

Haryana Congress releases manifesto, promises farm loan waiver, 33% govt jobs for women

The Congress in Haryana released its poll manifesto on Friday for the upcoming Haryana Assembly election, scheduled for October 21 and promised loan waivers to farmers in the state and a 33 per cent

Oct 11, 2019, 20:08 PM IST
How BJP changed gears in Haryana to capture power

How BJP changed gears in Haryana to capture power

The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) political journey in Haryana began in the 1982 assembly election when the saffron party contested in a pre-poll alliance with the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD).

Oct 10, 2019, 19:09 PM IST
'Gau rakshak' shot at by cow smugglers in Gurugram in high-speed chase

'Gau rakshak' shot at by cow smugglers in Gurugram in high-speed chase

The incident took place in Sector 10 of Gurugram.

Oct 10, 2019, 13:30 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to campaign in Mumbai, Haryana on Oct 13-14

Rahul Gandhi to campaign in Mumbai, Haryana on Oct 13-14

Congress leader and Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi will campaign in the poll-bound state of Haryana on October 14.

Oct 10, 2019, 10:15 AM IST
Haryana Police seizes cash, illicit liquor, narcotics ahead of assembly election

Haryana Police seizes cash, illicit liquor, narcotics ahead of assembly election

Police in collaboration with other agencies was strictly monitoring the enforcement of the MCC ahead of polls which resulted in an average seizure value of more than Rs 50 lakh per day.

Oct 09, 2019, 19:59 PM IST
Congress may release manifesto for Haryana assembly election on October 11

Congress may release manifesto for Haryana assembly election on October 11

The manifesto is likely to have eight major declarations and will address problems like waiving of debt of farmers in the state, pension of Rs 5100 senior citizens, providing good roads and

Oct 09, 2019, 17:41 PM IST
1168 candidates to contest on 90 seats in Haryana Assembly polls

1168 candidates to contest on 90 seats in Haryana Assembly polls

The last date for withdrawal of nomination by the candidates was October 7.

Oct 08, 2019, 06:56 AM IST
My political journey started 12 years back: Tik Tok star Sonali Phogat

My political journey started 12 years back: Tik Tok star Sonali Phogat

According to Sonali, water and electricity are the major issues which she will be taking up during her election campaign in Haryana.      

Oct 07, 2019, 13:55 PM IST
How TikTok got Sonali Phogat BJP ticket in Haryana

How TikTok got Sonali Phogat BJP ticket in Haryana

TikTok which has over 200 million users in India has become a craze in small cities and towns among housewives, students and young population who want to shoot short videos and share across social

Oct 06, 2019, 11:49 AM IST
Miffed over ticket distribution for Haryana assembly election, Ashok Tanwar quits Congress

Miffed over ticket distribution for Haryana assembly election, Ashok Tanwar quits Congress

Tanwar, who was recently given the post of Haryana unit chief, was not named in the list of candidates for the upcoming assembly elections. 

Oct 05, 2019, 13:40 PM IST
5 dead, 1 injured after wall collapses in Ambala; government orders probe

5 dead, 1 injured after wall collapses in Ambala; government orders probe

The victims used to live in a shanty near the King Palace. Police said that the victims were sleeping when the wall collapsed.

Oct 05, 2019, 10:03 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Nitin Gadkari among BJP's star campaigners for Haryana assembly election

PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Nitin Gadkari among BJP's star campaigners for Haryana assembly election

Voting for the 90-member Haryana Assembly elections will be held on October 21 and the counting of votes is scheduled on October 24. 

Oct 04, 2019, 15:49 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to campaign for Maharashtra, Haryana polls from October 10 to 19

Rahul Gandhi to campaign for Maharashtra, Haryana polls from October 10 to 19

The Gandhi scion will hold roadshows and rallies in favour of the party candidates of Haryana and Maharashtra from October 10 to 19.

Oct 04, 2019, 13:46 PM IST
Maharashta, Haryana assembly election 2019: Deadline to file nomination ends today

Maharashta, Haryana assembly election 2019: Deadline to file nomination ends today

As per Election Commission guidelines, the last date of filing nomination is October 4 while the last date to withdraw nomination is October 7. 

Oct 04, 2019, 07:45 AM IST
Former Haryana Congress president Ashok Tanwar resigns from all party posts

Former Haryana Congress president Ashok Tanwar resigns from all party posts

"I will, however, continue my duties as a primary member of the Congress party. My voice is an expression of the aspirations of millions of staunch Congress supporters, voters and local leaders of

Oct 03, 2019, 19:48 PM IST
Congress releases final list of six candidates for Haryana assembly election

Congress releases final list of six candidates for Haryana assembly election

The Congress on Thursday released the second and final list of six candidates for the upcoming Haryana Assembly election, scheduled to take place on October 21. Earlier on Wednesday, the Congress

Oct 03, 2019, 14:17 PM IST
Congress releases names of 90 candidates for Haryana Assembly election - See full list here

Congress releases names of 90 candidates for Haryana Assembly election - See full list here

Bhupinder Singh Hooda will contest from Garhi Sampla-Kiloi, Randeep Singh Surjewala from Kaithal and Kuldeep Bishnoi from Adampur.

Oct 03, 2019, 08:23 AM IST
Haryana Congress divided into groups due to infighting: BJP leader Anil Vij

Haryana Congress divided into groups due to infighting: BJP leader Anil Vij

Former Haryana unit chief Dr Ashok Tanwar has been denied ticket by the party to contest the upcoming assembly election.

Oct 03, 2019, 07:52 AM IST