In a move seen as a setback to Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala, the state cabinet headed by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday (October 16) withdrew an ordinance it had cleared two months ago to provide 75 per cent reservation in private sector jobs.
Women Protection and Child Marriage Prohibition Officer Rajni Gupta along with her team rescued a woman who was allegedly locked inside a toilet for over a year by her husband in Rishpur village in Haryana’s Panipat district.
The Haryana police on Wednesday detained Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav and his associates for protesting near the houses of Haryana deputy chief minister Dushyant Chautala and power and jails minister Ranjit Chautala in Sirsa.
As the farmers’ protest against the passage of the agricultural reforms Bills in Parliament rages in parts of Punjab and Haryana, the BJP’s ties with its allies in the two states have come under increasing strain.
After Akali leader Harsimrat Kaur Badal’s resignation from Modi Cabinet over the Centre’s new farm bills, eyes are now set on Dushyant Chautala’s Jannayak Janata Party, a key NDA ally in Haryana where farmers are staging protests against the proposed legislations.
A mammoth challenge to contact trace as many as 10,000 people who visited two popular highway eateries in Haryana’s Murthal now awaits the Sonepat administration, after 75 employees at both places tested positive for COVID-19.
Haryana is preparing for a proxy battle between Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar of the BJP and his predecessor Bhupinder Singh Hooda of the Congress in the Baroda assembly bypoll due in September. Khattar is a non-Jat belonging to the merchant Khatri community while Hooda is a tall Jat leader.
Gurugram: Shopping malls in Haryana’s Gurugram will resume functioning from next week, while adhering to strict standard operating procedure in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, but religious places will continue to remain shut, reports said on Friday.
Better gender-positive workplace policies are attracting more women to the Data Science space, with a significant percentage of women believing there are more opportunities for them in the Artifical Intelligence (AI) and Analytics field now when compared to five years ago, according to a survey.
New Delhi: Antibodies produced against the novel coronavirus can be detected in the body seven months after an infection, a new study has said.The antibodies increase rapidly in the first three weeks of infection and then fall later, a “classic pattern” in body response, the study said published in the European Journal of Immunology.
Srinagar: Seven mainstream parties of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday gave a formal shape to their recently cobbled alliance for the restoration of Article 370, electing National Conference's Farooq Abdullah as its chairman and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti as vice-chairperson, and asserted that theirs was "not an anti-national" grouping.
Lucknow: The wife of a senior Uttar Pradesh police officer, who was part of the SIT set up by the state government to probe the Hathras murder-gangrape case, allegedly committed suicide at their house on Saturday, police said.
Chandigarh: With the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Haryana, the state government has said final-year MBBS students studying in government and private medical colleges will be deployed for effective management of the pandemic.
"The death toll due to COVID-19 in Haryana on Sunday rose to 160 with 11 fresh fatalities, while the infection tally climbed to ...
Chandigarh: Gurgaon in Haryana, one of the worst-hit districts in the country by the coronavirus pandemic, has recorded a six-fold increase in deaths, while the cases have gone up more than three-and-a-half times between May 31 and June 11, data showed on Friday (June 12).
Of the nearly 6,000 total cases in Haryana, Gurgaon alone accounts for more than 45 p...
The prolonged COVID-19 lockdown has adversely affected industries across the country, especially in Haryana where the exodus of migrant labourers has posed a severe crisis of workers after the industries resumed their operations.
The statutory contribution towards the labour welfare fund in Haryana has become a headache for the state-based industries, despite a three-month moratorium granted by the state government. With a pandemic raging across the country and its subsequent fallout, the government’s move on collecting the cess has annoyed many such firms.
Gurugram: Gurugram is facing a crisis as the surrounding villages and low-cost housing societies, and even the mid-end private guest houses are lying vacant since migrants and business visitors have fled the 'millennium city' due to the COVID-19 outbreak and the subsequent lockdown.
Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Sunday (May 31) issued fresh guidelines for the next phase of lockdown and decided to open its interstate borders, including those with Delhi from June 1 and places of worship, hotels and malls from June 8.
Seeking to follow the Centres guidelines for the next phase of lockdown, starting June 1, the state government als...
Chandigarh: Congress leader from Haryana Pankaj Punia has been arrested by police in Karnal for allegedly "hurting religious feelings" through a social media post, a police official said on Thursday (May 21).
Punia, a former secretary of Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee, was arrested late Wednesday night following a written complaint by a Karnal resident ...
Faridabad: Following the movement of migrant labourers from across the country trying to reach their natives, as many as 1.09 lakh workers from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh took to the Haryana government's web portal, requesting a return to the state.
Police had to face a tough situation on Monday (May 4) as migrant workers, stranded in the state amid the lockdown and wanting to go back to their homes in different parts of the country, came out on the roads at a few places including Yamunanagar and Jind districts.
At Yamunanagar, as police tried to disperse a big gathering of migrants, a few ...
With rising number of coronavirus cases in Haryana being traced to the national capital, the state is all set to tighten its borders with Delhi.
Starting Tuesday (April 28), people travelling between Delhi and Haryana's satellite cities —Gurgaon and Faridabad, will require passes from the government. The rules will not spare health care workers,...
A private laboratory that had come under the scanner of the Haryana government for alleged discrepancies in COVID-19 test results asserted on Saturday (April 25) that it stood by its findings and was open to getting these samples re-tested at any government lab.
The state government on April 20 ordered a probe after four samples that had tested ...
Chandigarh: A 55-year-old coronavirus suspect fell to his death from the sixth floor of a hospital in Haryana while allegedly trying to escape. The incident occurred at Karnal’s Kalpana Chawla Medical College on early Monday morning, said police. The deceased was identified as a resident of a village in neighbouring Panipat.
New Delhi: A man lodged at the Army’s quarantine facility in Manesar, Haryana has tested positive for the coronavirus infection, news agency PTI quoted sources as saying. As per the medical protocol, the man has been shifted to an isolation facility at Delhi’s Safdarjung Hospital for further medical examination and recovery.
Chandigarh: In another shocking incident, a 5-year-old girl who fell into a 50-feet-deep borewell in Harsinghpura village in Haryana's Karnal district, died on Monday (November 4).
However, rescue operations were on to pull her out. According to police, while playing in the fields on Sunday (November 3) in Gharaunda area, she fell into the borewell belongin...
Chandigarh: Putting all speculations to rest, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday (October 26) made it clear that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will not rely on the support of controversial Sirsa MLA Gopal Kanda to form government in Haryana.