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With murmurs of elections, Haryana leaders are in drive mode

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2018 12:15:04 PM IST

Murmurs in the corridors of power about early assembly elections in Haryana have put the main political parties and politicians into drive mode -- quite literally.

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Upset with NIA, Punjab cobbler commits suicide

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2018 9:15:04 PM IST

Upset over being questioned repeatedly by the NIA in the murder case of a Hindu leader in Punjab, a cobbler committed suicide on Tuesday by jumping into an irrigation canal near Khanna town, around 70

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Sikh leader banned from participating in community activities

Amritsar |Tuesday, 2018 11:15:04 PM IST

The Sikh clergy on Tuesday banned former Chief Khalsa Diwan (CKD) chief Charanjit Singh Chadha, alleged to be involved in a sex scandal, from participating in religious, political and educational func

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Rain in Punjab, Haryana brings down maximum temperatures

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST

Widespread rain in Punjab and Haryana on Tuesday led to the maximum temperature dipping at most places.

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Birth anniversary of Subhash Chandra Bose celebrated in Haryana

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Haryana celebrated the birth anniversary of legendary leader Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose in a befitting manner. The Indian National Army (INA) soldiers and the family members of martyrs were honoured

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Capt Amarinder announces e-pos to replace blue ration cards across Punjab by March 31

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Tuesday announced his government's decision to cover the entire state with the Electronic Point of Sale (e-POS) system by March 31, thus eliminating the w

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Joint module soon to sensitise people about prevention of crime against women: Min

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

A joint module is being developed by the Education, Police, Panchayati Raj and Women and Child Development departments for their stakeholders to sensitise people about the prevention of crime against

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Coordination committee for implementation of NTCP in Haryana

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Haryana government has constituted a state-level coordination committee headed by Additional Chief Secretary or Principal Secretary, Health department, for the overall implementation of National Tobac

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Haryana revises Dearness Relief to govt, family pensioners

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Haryana government has revised the Dearness Relief (DR) to the state government pensioners and family pensioners on the un-revised pension and family pension with effect from July 1, 2016. According t

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3 IAS, 2 HCS officers transferred in Haryana

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Haryana government has issued transfer and posting orders of three IAS and two HCS officers with immediate effect. Pankaj Agarwal, Secretary, Personnel, Training, Vigilance and Parliamentary Affairs D

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Sidhu skips Amritsar Mayor's poll; fissures out in Congress

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2018 4:45:04 PM IST

Annoyed at being ignored by the Congress leadership in the selection of Mayoral candidates in Amritsar, Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday stayed away from the election of the Amrit

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Aman Arora exposes gross violations of Right to Service Act in social security dept

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab unit co-president Aman Arora on Monday wrote a letter to the Chief Minister, Chief Secretary and RTS Commission exposing gross violations in implementing the Right to Serv

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