Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday March 27, 2015
The negotiations to end the infighting in the Aam Aadmi Party ended in bitter acrimony on Thursday as the party headed for a showdown at Saturday's National Council meeting. While AAP concluded the negotiations failed and decided to vote on the fate ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 26, 2015
The swine flu toll was six short of touching the 2,000-mark as 19 more persons succumbed to the disease while the number of affected persons crossed 33,000.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday March 27, 2015
The tabling of an auditor's report that had criticized "undue favours" granted in Haryana to Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, has reignited speculation about possible action by the state's BJP government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 25, 2015
"Undue favours" to builders, including Robert Vadra's Skylight Hospitality, by the Haryana Government during the Congress regime has come under attack from the Comptroller and Auditor General or CAG.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Commonwealth Games (2006) gold medallist weightlifter Geeta Rani (Punjab), Harjeet Kaur (Haryana), Komal Wakale (Maharashtra) and Mangte P Kom (Chandigarh) were the weightlifters who tested positive while hammer thrower KM Rachna (Punjab) also failed...
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 21, 2015
Shot in Haryana, the film is slated to hit theatres in May
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Sunday March 22, 2015
After Rajasthan, Congress president Sonia Gandhi visited Bhiwani in Haryana to meet the farmers whose crops were damaged in the recent unseasonal rains in north India. She promised her party's support to raise their concerns and demand for compensati...
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
Congress President Sonia Gandhi today appealed to the BJP government in Haryana to provide timely compensation to farmers whose crops were damaged in the recent unseasonal rains in north India.
India News | Sreenivasan Jain and Manas Roshan | Saturday March 21, 2015
The Gau Raksha Dal has gained notoriety for posting videos online of its vigilante-style attacks on trucks, mainly in Punjab and Haryana, for allegedly carrying cattle for slaughter.
India News | Sutapa Deb | Saturday March 21, 2015
At a call centre in Gurgaon, Haryana, there is an air of urgency. Calls are coming in from private practitioners and chemists in Gujarat.
India News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Friday March 20, 2015
The justifications offered for the beef ban in Maharashtra and Haryana seems to be backed more by myth and anecdote rather than any real evidence.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel (With inputs from agencies) | Friday March 20, 2015
Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij has raked up yet another controversy by calling the Congress a progeny of the British because it was formed by a British national Allan Octavian Hume. "The people in Congress are 'angrezon ki aulaad,'said Mr Vij in th...
mid-day.com | Wednesday March 18, 2015
"There are two Kanganas in Tanu Weds Manu Returns - one of them is based in London while the other hails from a village in Haryana," a source reveals
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Thursday March 19, 2015
Newbie Gohana farmer, Birender Mor, 27, killed himself on March 8, very soon after unseasonal rains destroyed the wheat crop on land he was tilling on contract. He knew he wouldn't be able to start repaying the more than 10 lakh rupee loan he had bor...
India News | Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday asked Haryana's Chief Secretary and the state's Director General of Police for reports on the attack on a church in Hisar district on March 15.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian (With inputs from Reuters) | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that he was "deeply concerned" about the rape of an elderly nun in West Bengal and the demolition of a church under construction in Haryana, amid protests for the better protection of women and religious m...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Thousands of commuters today faced inconvenience across Haryana as the bus services remained paralysed after employees of the state roadways went on a one-day strike to protest against the issuance of new time-table for private bus operators.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday March 17, 2015
The rape of a 72-year-old nun in West Bengal's Ranaghat rocked Parliament this morning. As lawmakers from the opposition and treasury benches attacked the Mamata Banerjee government in the state, asking why no arrests have been made yet, Union minist...
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas anReported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Haryana Police said it has arrested the main accused and detained four other people in connection with Friday's attack on a church in a village in Hisar district. Among the detained is the sarpanch of Kaimiri village.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian (with agency inputs) | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed deep concern over the rape of a 72-year-old nun in West Bengal and an attack on a church under construction in Haryana. He has sought a report immediately.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel (With inputs from IANS) | Monday March 16, 2015
The Haryana Assembly on Monday evening unanimously passed a bill under which cow slaughter and the sale of beef have been banned in the state. The new law will also promote conservation and development of indigenous breeds of cows and establish insti...
India News | Reported by Niha Masih and Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday March 16, 2015
With unseasonal rains wreaking havoc on crops ahead of harvest season, and no relief in sight, beleaguered farmers are contemplating selling off their land -- or suicide.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday March 16, 2015
Workers and supporters of the Congress clashed with the police in Delhi today as the party held a massive protest against the land bill. The police used water cannons to control the protesters, who stormed the barricades, insisting on marching toward...
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday March 16, 2015
A small plot of land in Haryana's Hisar district, a four-hour drive from Delhi, has turned into a precinct of deep tension after the church that was being built here was vandalised. A cross was removed and stolen, according to a police complaint, and...