Haryana News

BJP will form government in Haryana with two-third majority: Amit Shah

BJP will form government in Haryana with two-third majority: Amit Shah

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will win the Haryana Assembly elections with a two-thirds majority, Home Minister and party president Amit Shah said at a rally in Haryana's Jind on Friday.

Aug 16, 2019, 14:33 PM IST
Wrestler Babita Phogat, Mahavir Singh Phogat to join BJP on Monday

Wrestler Babita Phogat, Mahavir Singh Phogat to join BJP on Monday

Babita Phogat, who is an award-winning wrestler, has been a vocal supporter of the BJP.

Aug 12, 2019, 11:02 AM IST
Grief in Sushma Swaraj’s hometown Ambala Cantt after her sudden demise

Grief in Sushma Swaraj’s hometown Ambala Cantt after her sudden demise

Sushma Swaraj’s brother and sister-in-law left for the national capital shortly after the news of her demise was confirmed on Tuesday night.

Aug 07, 2019, 08:17 AM IST
Three labourers arrested in Hisar for allegedly spying for Pakistan, video clips recovered

Three labourers arrested in Hisar for allegedly spying for Pakistan, video clips recovered

The police recovered mobile video clips, photographs and some WhatsApp voice messages from their possession.

Aug 03, 2019, 11:06 AM IST
Kuldeep Bishnoi amassed foreign assets worth Rs 200 crore; agencies probe links with Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

Kuldeep Bishnoi amassed foreign assets worth Rs 200 crore; agencies probe links with Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

Apart from black money stashed outside India, the raids revealed that Kuldeep Bishnoi had evaded tax worth Rs 30 crore.

Jul 29, 2019, 07:52 AM IST
Punjab and Haryana High Court bans loudspeakers to curb noise pollution

Punjab and Haryana High Court bans loudspeakers to curb noise pollution

The court, however, relaxed the rules for a period of 15 days in a year for religious and cultural programmes, allowing loudspeakers from 10 pm to midnight.

Jul 26, 2019, 14:57 PM IST
Punjab, Haryana chief ministers hold meeting, discuss preventive measures on drugs

Punjab, Haryana chief ministers hold meeting, discuss preventive measures on drugs

The Chief Ministers of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh, and Haryana Manohar Lal Khattar met here on Friday to discuss greater coordination in the battle against drugs, and agreed to hold an inter-

Jul 12, 2019, 18:49 PM IST
Dera Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim withdraws his 42-day parole application

Dera Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim withdraws his 42-day parole application

Ram Rahim is currently jailed at Sunaria jail in Haryana's Rohtak and he had applied for a parole of 42 days to look after his fields in Sirsa.

Jul 01, 2019, 22:19 PM IST
Haryana government extends school holidays till July 8 due to heatwave

Haryana government extends school holidays till July 8 due to heatwave

The Haryana government on Sunday announced that the summer vacation for schools will be extended by a week in view of the heatwave conditions prevailing in most parts of the state.

Jul 01, 2019, 07:27 AM IST
Ram Rahim's conduct in jail good, says Haryana minister Krishan Panwar citing prison report

Ram Rahim's conduct in jail good, says Haryana minister Krishan Panwar citing prison report

Haryana Jail Minister Krishan Lal Panwar on Monday said that jail superintendent's report states that Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim's conduct in prison is good. 

Jun 24, 2019, 17:39 PM IST
15-year-old boy dies after being allegedly sodomised, thrashed by three juveniles

15-year-old boy dies after being allegedly sodomised, thrashed by three juveniles

His father, a rickshaw-puller, did not have the money for his son`s last rites and dumped the body at an isolated place in Kherkidhaula area.

Jun 23, 2019, 06:40 AM IST
Jailed Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh seeks over month-long parole for farming

Jailed Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh seeks over month-long parole for farming

In August of 2017, the Dera chief was sentenced to 20 years in jail for raping two women. 

Jun 22, 2019, 15:46 PM IST
Haryana govt releases Rs 350 crore for cooperative sugar mills to pay farmers' arrears

Haryana govt releases Rs 350 crore for cooperative sugar mills to pay farmers' arrears

The Haryana government has released Rs 350 crore to help cooperative sugar mills pay the arrears of sugarcane farmers for the crushing season 2018-19, Minister of State for Cooperation Manish Grover

May 28, 2019, 21:14 PM IST
Haryana: Gangsters fire at police to free undertrial criminal

Haryana: Gangsters fire at police to free undertrial criminal

A group of three gangsters managed to free an undertrial criminal Sunil alias Kheera from custody after opening fire at escorting police party in Karnal on Tuesday.

May 28, 2019, 17:45 PM IST
Faridabad: 5 police officers granted bail for thrashing woman in viral video

Faridabad: 5 police officers granted bail for thrashing woman in viral video

The video had gone viral on social media after which, two head constables were suspended and three SPOs were terminated from service.

May 28, 2019, 16:49 PM IST
Haryana: 2 head constables suspended, 3 SPOs sacked after video of woman being beaten by policemen goes viral

Haryana: 2 head constables suspended, 3 SPOs sacked after video of woman being beaten by policemen goes viral

The video of the alleged incident went viral in the last couple of days after which police got details of the incident verified, police spokesman said.

May 27, 2019, 20:59 PM IST
BJP's vote share in Haryana surges with victory on 10 seats

BJP's vote share in Haryana surges with victory on 10 seats

The BJP, which won seven of the eight Lok Sabha seats it contested in 2014, had managed to get a vote share of 34.7 per cent as compared to 17.21 per cent in 2009 when it failed to win any seat.

May 25, 2019, 14:05 PM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: Out of 223 candidates in Haryana, 203 lose their security deposits

Lok Sabha election results 2019: Out of 223 candidates in Haryana, 203 lose their security deposits

Barring Dushyant Chautala, all the remaining six JJP candidates who were in the fray and the three of their ally AAP lost their security deposits.

May 24, 2019, 20:23 PM IST
With Lok Sabha win, Manohar Lal Khattar cements position ahead of Assembly election

With Lok Sabha win, Manohar Lal Khattar cements position ahead of Assembly election

What came as a boost to the BJP ahead of the upcoming assembly elections was the party's performance in many assembly segments represented by the opposition.

May 24, 2019, 19:22 PM IST
After losing to mother in Assembly elections, Haryana's Dushyant Chautala lost to son in Lok Sabha polls 2019

After losing to mother in Assembly elections, Haryana's Dushyant Chautala lost to son in Lok Sabha polls 2019

Dushyant Chautala, sitting MP of Hisar, was fielded by the JJP-AAP alliance. 

May 24, 2019, 17:56 PM IST