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Grief grips family of man killed in BMW accident


August 7th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) It has been an ill-fated Ramzan for Mehmunnisha - widow of Mohammed Rafiq who sat wailing outside her east Delhi home here Tuesday. Rafiq, father ... Read more...

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Three held in Haryana for medical test fraud


June 30th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Three people, including a Delhi University student, were arrested from Haryana for impersonation during a medical college test in May, Delhi Police said Saturday.Pawan Kumar, ... Read more...

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Heat wave unabated in Haryana, Punjab


June 1st, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 1 (IANS) Haryana's Narnaul town sizzled at 47 degrees Celsius Friday as the heat wave over Haryana and Punjab continued unabated.Met officials here said no immediate relief was ... Read more...

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Haryana politician still in hospital


April 15th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 15 (IANS) Haryana's chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) Ram Kishan Fauji continued to be in a hospital here Sunday after being found unconscious under mysterious circumstances at his official ... Read more...

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Senior Haryana official found unconscious, hospitalized


April 14th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 14 (IANS) Haryana's chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) Ram Kishan Fauji was admitted to the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here after he was found unconscious ... Read more...

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BJP to stop trains in eight states Tuesday


April 2nd, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 2 (IANS) The Kisan Morcha farmers wing of the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) will conduct a 'Rail Roko' agitation Tuesday in eight states of the country where foodgrain ... Read more...

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A judge couple gets divorced


April 2nd, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) A Delhi court has granted divorce to a former civil judge of Haryana from his wife, who is a metropolitan magistrate in a south Delhi ... Read more...

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Jats likely to intensify stir in Haryana


March 10th, 2012 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 10 (IANS) Jats, who are seeking quotas in government jobs, are likely to intensify their agitation after the Haryana government refused to release nearly 100 leaders of the ... Read more...

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Jat agitators block roads, tracks again in Haryana


March 9th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 9 (IANS) Members of the Jat community, agitating for quotas in government jobs, Friday again blocked highways and railway tracks in Haryana's Hisar district after the government failed ... Read more...

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Army called as Jat agitators torch police station (Second Lead)


March 7th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), March 7 (IANS) District authorities in Hisar district in Haryana called in the army Wednesday as Jat community agitators set a police station on fire and ransacked and ... Read more...

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Chaos rules as Jats block Haryana roads, rail tracks (Lead)


March 7th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), March 7 (IANS) Several areas of Haryana's Hisar, Jind and Bhiwani districts were cordoned off by the police and other security agencies Wednesday as thousands of Jat agitators ... Read more...

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Jats remain defiant, trains affected in parts of Haryana


February 21st, 2012 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Feb 21 (IANS) Leaders of the Jat community in Haryana and their supporters remained defiant Tuesday, saying they would intensify their agitation for job quotas in Haryana from ... Read more...

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Jats to step up stir, government warns of stern action (Lead, Changing Dateline)


February 20th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Feb 20 (IANS) As their talks with the district administration in Haryana's Hisar failed to reach a settlement, leaders of the Jat community called for stepping up their ... Read more...

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Haryana Jats block rail track seeking reservation


February 20th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 20 (IANS) Having failed to secure reservation for their community from the state and central governments, protestors from the Jat community blocked rail tracks in Haryana's Hisar district ... Read more...

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Haryana bureaucrat arrested in corruption case


February 16th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 15 (IANS) A Haryana Civil Services (HCS) officer was arrested by the state vigilance bureau Wednesday for his involvement in a case of corruption registered against him in ... Read more...

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Minimum temperatures rise across Punjab and Haryana


January 16th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 16 (IANS) With most places across Punjab and Haryana as well as Chandigarh experiencing rainfall in the past 24 hours, minimum temperatures in the region rose sharply Monday.Compared ... Read more...

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Feeling cold in the plains? Head to the hills!


December 25th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 25 (IANS) If the plains of northern India are shivering and dense fog is playing havoc with road, rail and air traffic, then trudge to the hills!Ironically, ... Read more...

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Fog derails train services as winter onslaught continues (Roundup)


December 22nd, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) The winter chill continued its relentless assault on north India Thursday with the cold winds showing no signs of subsiding. The dense morning fog again ... Read more...

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Fog disrupts power transmission in Haryana


December 22nd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 22 (IANS) Power transmission in certain parts of Haryana was affected Thursday morning after transmission lines tripped due to dense fog, an official said here."Some transmission lines of ... Read more...

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Special police stations to tackle power, water theft


December 6th, 2011 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 5 (IANS) Stealing power or water in Haryana will not be easy for offenders now.The Haryana government Monday announced that seven police stations have been set up in ... Read more...

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Shimla’s Mall Road set for cobbled stone makeover (Postcard from Shimla)


November 12th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 12 (IANS) Once upon a time it was a 'British only' street. And now Shimla's famous Mall Road is set for a facelift as the asphalt road surface ... Read more...

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BPO manager ends life after tiff with husband


October 11th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Oct 11 (IANS) A call centre manager, whose husband is an officer with auto makers Suzuki, committed suicide allegedly after a fight over house finances. Her husband was ... Read more...

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Sex ratio of Haryana improves


August 12th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 12 (IANS) The sex ratio in Haryana has improved with 877 females in 2011, from 861 in 2001, for every 1,000 males, said an official Friday."The sex ratio ... Read more...

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Widow, teenaged sons found murdered in Haryana


July 11th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhiwani, July 11 (IANS) A 38-year-old widow and her two teenaged sons were found mysteriously murdered at their village home in Bhiwani district of Haryana, police said Monday.According to police, ... Read more...

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Haryana bus strike hits thousands (Second Lead)


June 8th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 8 (IANS) Bus commuters had a tough time in Haryana Wednesday as Haryana Roadways employees went on a day's strike against the government's privatisation policy. Around 100 strikers ... Read more...

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Haryana to have helicopter, aviation hubs


May 29th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 29 (IANS) Seeking to upgrade the aviation infrastructure in Haryana, the state government Sunday announced that two integrated helicopter hubs and three general aviation hubs would be set ... Read more...

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Boxer Vijender marries long-time girlfriend Archana


May 17th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) India's Olympic bronze medallist Vijender Singh tied the knot Tuesday with his long-time girlfriend Archana in a private ceremony that was attended by Congress ... Read more...

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Star boxer Vijender to tie the knot Tuesday


May 15th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhiwani (Haryana), May 15 (IANS) Beijing Olympics bronze medallist Vijender Singh will tie the knot Tuesday with Delhi girl Archana, a relative of the star boxer confirmed Sunday. Vijender also ... Read more...

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Village tense after killing of widows, accused unrepentant


April 19th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bhiwani (Haryana), April 19 (IANS) A convicted rapist out on bail has been arrested along with his cousin for brutally beating his own aunt and another widow to death in ... Read more...

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Haryana Jats call off agitation, to lift railway blockades


March 26th, 2011 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 26 (IANS) Jat community members, who had been protesting in Haryana for the last three weeks and had blocked rail tracks at several places, have suspended their ... Read more...

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Ignoring court orders Jats block rail tracks (Lead)


March 25th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 25 (IANS) Despite the Punjab and Haryana High Court ordering Jat protestors to immediately vacate the rail tracks in Haryana, the agitators, including scores of women, continued squatting ... Read more...

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Jats continue blockages despite court orders


March 25th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 25 (IANS) Jat protestors continued blocking railway traffic in Haryana Friday despite the Punjab and Haryana High Court's orders to immediately vacate the tracks and the Supreme Court ... Read more...

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High court asks agitating Jats to leave rail tracks (Lead)


March 24th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 24 (IANS) The Punjab and Haryana High Court Thursday directed Jat community protesters to immediately leave the railway tracks that they have blocked in several parts of ... Read more...

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Protestor dies, Jats could intensify stir


March 24th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 24 (IANS) The Jat stir in Haryana - seeking reservation for the community in jobs - is likely to intensify in the coming days following the death of ... Read more...

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Jat protest continues in Haryana, rail services disrupted


March 23rd, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Hisar, Mar.23 (ANI): Jats demanding reservation in government jobs occupied 14 railway tracks in Haryana today, which badly disrupted train services in the region."Our stir will continue peacefully till our demand is ... Read more...

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