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Tokyo Paralympics
Manish Narwal's Parents React To His Gold Win At Tokyo Paralympics

Manish Narwal scripted history by winning a gold medal for India at Tokyo Paralympics for shooting on Saturday (Sept 4).

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48% Farmers Fail To Avail Minimum Support Price In Odisha!

Bhubaneswar: When it comes to Minimum Support Price (MSP) in Odisha, the ruling BJD goes with guns blazing at the Centre (be it UPA or NDA), but turns coy when it comes to biting the bullet. For which, nearly 48 per cent of the farmers in State are deprived of MSP benefit in the State. […]

Happy Lohri
Fest of New Beginning - Lohri - Marks a 'New Beginning' This Year!

Bhubaneswar: With the auspicious Lohri Fest being traditionally known as the harbinger of a new beginning, this Lohri has literally heralded a ‘new beginning’ – the home-grown vaccines against the contagious coronavirus are just a needle distance away and the staying of the three new Farm laws by the Supreme Court of India only yesterday. […]

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Farmers' March: Security Beefed Up At Delhi Borders, Traffic Diverted

New Delhi: With protesting farmers from Punjab assembling at the Delhi-Haryana borders on Thursday morning, the police in the national capital stepped up security and put barricades at several places. The police said they have denied the requests from the farmers’ groups to hold protests in Delhi. Delhi Police in coordination with the Haryana Police […]

Stuble-Burning
40% Of Delhi Pollution Caused By Stubble Burning

New Delhi: Mentioning that stubble burning in neighbouring states is behind the 40 per cent pollution in the national capital, the Delhi government on Monday appealed to the Central government to handle the issue suggesting it to analyse bio-decomposer as an alternative to the issue. Stressing on “collective action on ground” to counter the effects […]

Mohana
Odisha: Over 600 Kg Ganja Seized, 6 Arrested

Paralakhemundi: Police on Thursday seized 610 Kg of ganja from a truck near Taramala village in Gajapati district while it was being transported to Haryana from Shikulipadar area in the district. The police have arrested six persons in this connection and confiscated a two-wheeler from them. The arrested persons have been identified as Vinod Kumar […]

Khelo India Youth Games
4th Edition Of Khelo India Youth Games To Be Held In Haryana

New Delhi: Haryana will host the fourth edition of Khelo India Youth Games, which is scheduled to take place after Tokyo Olympics. The Games will be held at Panchkula. Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar made the announcement today. Speaking on the occasion, Rijiju said, […]

Suicide
Blaming Govt Apathy, Odia Migrant Worker 'Kills Self' In Haryana

Bhubaneswar: A migrant worker from Kendrapara district stranded in Haryana since enforcement of lockdown in the wake of COVID-19 outbreak, allegedly committed suicide after his desperate pleas failed to make any impact on the government or the construction company he was engaged with. The deceased Gangadhar Biswal, working with the firm in Haryana for some […]

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Govt extends 'work from home' connectivity norms for IT, BPO firms till Jul 31

New Delhi: The government has extended the relaxed connectivity norms for ‘work from home’, applicable on IT and BPO companies, till July 31, amid the coronavirus pandemic. The deadline for the easier norms was to end on April 30. Industry body Nasscom said the decision to extend the timelines on relaxed norms for other service […]

Coronavirus
16 Suspected Coronavirus Cases In Punjab, 2 In Haryana

Chandigarh: Sixteen patients in Punjab and two in Haryana have been quarantined on suspicion of having coronavirus, ministers in both the states said on Tuesday. However, one death in Punjab’s Amritsar was due swine flu. A 28-year-old man from Mohali in Punjab who had recently returned from China was admitted to the PGI here after […]

BJP, Cong Locked In Tough Fight In Haryana

Chandigarh: Seven ministers are trailing as both the ruling BJP and the Congress are locked in a tough contest on Thursday with no party looking set to attain a majority on its own in the 90-member assembly, according to the latest trends. The BJP, which had set a target of winning 75 seats ahead of […]

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Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly Polls Results: BJP Establishes Substantial Lead

Chandigarh: The BJP on Thursday established a substantial lead as the counting of votes for Assembly elections progressed in Maharashtra and Haryana. In Maharashtra, the BJP was leading at 83 seats and its ally Shiv Sena was ahead at 53 in the 288-member Assembly, according to IANS-CVoter. The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) was leading at […]

Assembly-Polls
Polling Begins In Maharashtra, Haryana

Mumbai/Chandigarh: Polling of votes began on a peaceful note on Monday morning across all 288 Assembly constituencies of Maharashtra and 90 segments of Haryana amidst tight security, officials said. Braving rain in many parts of Maharashtra including Mumbai, early voters turned up to exercise their franchise. Electors across the state could be seen reaching polling […]

heatwave Odisha
Severe heat wave may push mercury to 47 degrees C

New Delhi: The Ministry of Earth Sciences has issued warnings for heat wave for the next 4-5 days due to scorching heat in the plains of northwest India. The heat wave conditions have led to rise in maximum temperatures by 2-4 degrees Celsius over parts of northwest India, including Delhi-NCR, UP, Rajasthan and Haryana. The […]

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Gambhir demands actions against those who attacked Muslim man

New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician and the BJP’s East Delhi MP Gautam Gambhir on Monday condemned the attack on a Muslim man in Haryana’s Gurugram and demanded exemplary action against the culprits. “In Gurugram Muslim man told to remove skull cap, chant Jai Shri Ram. It is deplorable. Exemplary action needed by Gurugram authorities. We are a […]

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40% turnout in Phase 6 of Lok Sabha polls till 2 PM

New Delhi: Nearly 40 per cent voter turnout was recorded in the 59 Lok Sabha seats in the sixth and penultimate phase of the elections till 2 p.m. on Sunday. Voting is taking place for 14 seats in Uttar Pradesh, all 10 in Haryana, eight each in West Bengal, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, four in Jharkhand […]

Passport
6 arrested with 62 passports, 28 fake immigration stamps

New Delhi: Six people, including a married couple, were arrested with 62 passports and 28 fake visa stamps, said a police officer here on Sunday. The accused have been identified as Vicky, Sunny, Mukesh, Saurav, Sunita and her husband Ravinder Singh. They were arrested during raids between March 2 and April 5 from different places […]

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'Old photo': Sapna Choudhary denies joining Congress

New Delhi: Haryanvi artiste and popular stage performer Sapna Choudhary on Sunday denied joining the Congress and said her photograph with Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, that went viral on social media, was an old one. “I have not joined the Congress party. The photograph with Priyanka Gandhi is an old one. I have met her several […]

airbus
Aircraft maker Airbus opens pilot training centre in Gurugram

Bengaluru: Global aerospace major Airbus on Wednesday opened its training centre for commercial pilots and maintenance engineers at Haryana’s Gurugram in the National Capital Region (NCR). “Through the centre, we aim to train 8,000 commercial pilots and 2,000 maintenance engineers over the next 10 years,” an Airbus spokesperson told IANS at the Aero India air […]

BJP
BJP wins Jind Assembly seat; Congress, INLD bite dust

Chandigarh: Establishing it grip on state politics just ahead of the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, Haryana’s ruling BJP won the Jind Assembly seat in a multi-cornered contest on Thursday by 12,935 votes. BJP candidate Krishan Lal Middha was declared elected after getting 50,566 votes. The winner will have a tenure of only nine months […]

BJP
BJP wins bypoll in Haryana's Jind by over 12,000 votes

Jind (Har): Ruling BJP won the high-stakes Jind bypoll in Haryana on Thursday with party candidate Krishan Middha defeating his nearest rival, Digvijay Singh Chautala of JJP, by over 12,000 votes. The BJP wrested the seat from the main opposition INLD, which was decimated in the by-election. Middha won by a margin of 12,935 votes, […]

girl rape
Odisha minor girl tortured in Haryana; two arrested by Jharsuguda police

Jharsuguda: Jharsuguda police today arrested two persons from Brajarajnagar here in connection with the alleged torture of a minor girl from Odisha in Bhiwani area of Haryana. The arrested two have been identified as uncle of the minor girl, Tankadhar and her neighbour, Ajay Ganjari. On the other hand, two teams comprising police and district administrative […]

Shotdead
Judge's wife, son shot dead by security guard

Gurugram: The wife and son of an Additional District Judge were on Saturday allegedly shot at by the judge’s security guard, injuring them. “The two are injured and have been admitted to a hospital,” Gurugram Police Commissioner K.K. Rao said. “The doctors are monitoring the condition of the two, who have been very critically injured,” […]

girl rape
2 main accused in Rewari gang-rape arrested

Chandigarh: The Haryana Police’s Special Investigating Team (SIT) on Sunday arrested the two main accused in the Rewari gang-rape case. The accused, Pankaj and Manish, were on the run for almost two weeks. They were arrested from Satnali in Mahendragarh district. The victim, a 19-year-old school topper, was abducted and gang-raped after being drugged on […]

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No arrests yet in Haryana CBSE topper gang-rape case

Chandigarh: Over three days after a 19-year-old board examination topper was gang-raped in Haryana’s Mahendragarh district, the police has failed to make any arrests, officials said on Saturday. The state police has set up a special investigation team (SIT), to be headed by Nuh Superintendent of Police (SP) Nazneen Bhasin, to probe the incident. Though […]