Two men motorcycle-borne men die in accident on Jammu and Kashmir Highway

New Delhi: Two men were killed Friday when their motorcycle was hit by a truck in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Bharat Bhushan, 27, and Gurlal Singh, 28, both residents of Haryana, were travelling on the motorcycle when they were hit by the truck coming from the opposite direction at Gund on […]

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Hot day ahead in National Capital Delhi, max temp may reach 43 deg C

New Delhi: The national capital is in for a hot day Friday, with the weather office predicting that the mercury may touch the 43-degree mark. The weatherman also predicted dust-raising winds and a partly cloudy sky towards the afternoon, but that will not have any major effect on the temperatures. At 8:30 am, the Safdarjung […]

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Bharatiya Janata Party to Fight Maharashtra & Haryana Polls Under Amit Shah, Elect New Party Chief in 2019-End

New Delhi: A BJP meeting was called to decide whether it will have a new president before the next round of assembly polls in the coming months or the change of guard will happen in January 2020 on the end of Amit Shah’s three-year term. Elections for the next BJP president are likely to be […]

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Kanchanganga car accident 1 killed, 3 hurt as falls into gorge

New Delhi: A pilgrim was killed while three others injured when their car fell into a gorge near Kanchanganga here on Friday morning. The injured, including a woman, were admitted to a Badrinath-Joshimath government hospital for treatment. According to the authorities in Chamoli, the pilgrims from Haryana had left Badrinath around 6 am. The driver […]

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Haryana: para-athletes seek assurance on jobs from CM

New Delhi :A group of para-athletes, including Paralympic silver-medallist Deepa Malik, met Haryana Chief Minister M L Khattar seeking assurances on the job promises made to them by the state government. Malik became the first Indian woman athlete to win a medal at Paralympics with her silver in the women’s shotput event at the Rio […]

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Punjab, Haryana reel under cold weather

New Delhi: A day after rains lashed Punjab and Haryana, most parts of the two states continued to reel under cold, with Adampur recording the lowest temperature at 5.3 degrees Celsius An official of the MeT department said that in Chandigarh, the joint capital of Punjab and Haryana, mercury settled at 7.2 degrees Celsius, two […]

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Haryana: Drunk Class 12 boy steals bus, rams it into a house

Haryana: A 19-year-old boy, reportedly in an inebriated state, drove a Haryana Roadways bus from Mirchpur village of Hisar district and crashed into a house at Rajpura Bhain village of Jind district on Wednesday, according to a report. The accused, identified as Praveen, was on his way back to home after getting drunk when he found […]

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Tree wall to encircle Delhi to shield city from dust storms

New Delhi: The national capital Territory of Delhi is to have a wall of nearly 31 lakh native trees encircling it soon to shield it from frequent dust storms coming from Rajasthan and enveloping and choking it. A senior official of the Union Ministry of Forest, Environment and Climate Change told  that various agencies of […]

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Several parts of Punjab, Haryana receives heavy rains

Chandigarh: Several parts of Punjab and Haryana today received rains, bringing relief to the people from sultry weather conditions. Chandigarh received light showers in the morning and the mercury dropped by a few notches, a Meteorological (Met) Department official said. In Haryana, Panchkula, Ambala and Yamunanagar were among other places that received rains. Mohali, Ropar and […]

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Stand up when you receive MPs, MLAs: Haryana to bureaucrats

Chandigarh: Haryana’s BJP government wants state bureaucrats to stand up to welcome visiting members of Parliament. What’s more, it also wants them to make arrangements for their visits. Why? Well, MPs have complained to Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar’s administration that bureaucrats aren’t co-operating with them. Now, the government has issued a circular, citing guidelines issued in […]

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