24l families to get free health check-up under Nirogi Haryana scheme: vij

Chandigarh, Dec. 1 -- Haryana health minister Anil Vij on Wednesday said that about 98.13 lakh members of 24.75 lakh Antyodaya families would be given free intensive health check-up in the first phase... Read More

Daughters are pride, not burden: Prez

CHANDIGARH, Dec. 1 -- Lauding Haryana's improved sex ratio since Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign in 2015, President Droupadi Murmu on Wednesday said that Ha... Read More

Pundri MLA faces protest for comments against Vishvakarma community

KARNAL, Dec. 1 -- Agitated over the alleged comments of independent MLA from Pundri Randhir Golan against the Vishvakarma community, its members on Wednesday held a protest, seeking apology from him. ... Read More

Foodgrain scam: VB submits supplementary challan in court

Ludhiana, Dec. 1 -- Two days after the Punjab government accorded prosecution sanction against former food and civil supplies and consumer affairs minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu in foodgrain transportat... Read More

Stop 'Dastaan-e-Sirhind' release: SGPC to Punjab

Amritsar, Dec. 1 -- Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Harjinder Singh Dhami on Wednesday urged the Punjab government to stop the release of "Dastaan-E-Sirhind" film. In a press stat... Read More

CBI raids 14 locations in Jammu, Samba districts

Jammu, Dec. 1 -- The CBI on Wednesday conducted simultaneous searches at 14 locations in Jammu and Kashmir in connection with alleged irregularities in the accounts assistant (finance department ) rec... Read More

Terrorist hideout busted in Poonch, arms, ammo seized

Jammu, Dec. 1 -- Security forces on Wednesday busted a terrorist hideout in Poonch and recovered a large cache of arms, a police official said. The seizure included two AK rifles, seven AK magazines, ... Read More

'6 drones shot down at Punjab border in a month'

AMRITSAR, Dec. 1 -- Border Security Force (BSF)'s additional director general (ADG-Western Command) PV Rama Sastry on Wednesday said in one month, six drones had been shot down by security personnel o... Read More

Indian Envoy to U.S. gets 1-year tenure extension

washington, Dec. 1 -- The Centre has extended the tenure of India's ambassador to the United States, Taranjit Singh Sandhu, for a year till the end of January 2024. A notification published in the Ga... Read More

30% reduction in farm fires, says Hayer

CHANDIGARH, Dec. 1 -- Punjab environment minister Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer on Wednesday claimed that the campaign launched by the state government to prevent stubble burning during the paddy season re... Read More