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Complaint against Haryana Tourism for using elephant


August 20th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Aug 20 (IANS) Wildlife activists have lodged an FIR against the owner of an elephant and the manager of the Haryana State Tourism Corporation's Dabchik restaurant complex at Hodal ... Read more...

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Haryana asks centre to probe grid failure


August 1st, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 1 (IANS) A day after it was named as one of the four states which had overdrawn power from the national grid leading to a major failure, the ... Read more...

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10 Maruti union leaders arrested


August 1st, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 1 (IANS) Ten Maruti Suzuki union leaders were arrested Wednesday for their alleged role in the July 18 violence at the company's Manesar plant that led to ... Read more...

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Haryana offers land for cargo airport


July 29th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 29 (IANS) The Haryana government has offered nearly 2,770 acres of land to the central government to set up a Greenfield cargo airport, an official said Sunday.Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Haryana approves land pooling scheme for farmers


July 20th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 20 (IANS) The Haryana government Friday announced a new land pooling scheme intended to make the landowner-farmers partners in the process of planned development of residential and industrial ... Read more...

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Over 350 booked after Haryana farmers-cops clash


July 17th, 2012 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 17 (IANS) More than 350 people were booked Tuesday after villagers clashed with police and vandalised government offices in Haryana's Rewari district, 55 km from here, a day ... Read more...

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Farmers vandalise Haryana government office


July 16th, 2012 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 16 (IANS) Agitating farmers Monday vandalised the Rewari district secretariat in Haryana, damaging government property and vehicles, police said. At least a dozen protestors were injured in ... Read more...

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Mock drill in Gurgaon July 20 to test quake preparedness


July 14th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, July 14 (IANS) A mock drill will be conducted here July 20 by the Haryana state and district administration in collaboration with the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to ... Read more...

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Haryana to host World Economic Forum-India summit


June 22nd, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 22 (IANS) Haryana will host the World Economic Forum on India summit Nov 6-8 in Gurgaon, officials said here Friday.The three-day summit, 'From Deliberation to Transformation', will be ... Read more...

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Indian varsity to teach students from Mozambique


March 7th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Maputo (Mozambique), March 7 (IANS) An Indian university has tied up with a university in Mozambique to help provide "global career opportunities for students".The O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) Tuesday ... Read more...

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Haryana pours cash on hockey hero Sandeep Singh


February 27th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 27 (IANS) The Haryana state government Monday showered cash awards on India's ace drag-flicker Sandeep Singh for his stunning performance in helping the national hockey team to qualify ... Read more...

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Boxing champion among gang caught with arms in Punjab


January 18th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), Jan 18 (IANS) A boxing champion, who was earlier also a trooper with a para-military force, has been nabbed by Punjab Police along with an inter-state gang of ... Read more...

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Maruti strike continues for 13th day


October 19th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) The strike at automobile giant Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant continued for the 13th day Wednesday with no sign of the management or workers relenting to ... Read more...

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12th day of strike at Maruti’s Manesar plant (Lead)


October 18th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) The strike at automobile giant Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant continued for the 12th day Tuesday with no sign of the management or workers relenting to ... Read more...

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Haryana extends amnesty scheme for industry


September 5th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 5 (IANS) The Haryana government has extended the one-time voluntary disclosure and amnesty scheme for regularisation of violations of the building bye-laws and ownership terms by industrial plot ... Read more...

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Sincerity needed in Pakistan-India dialogue: Gilani


June 22nd, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 22 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has underlined the need for addressing core issues with sincerity under the resumed dialogue process with India.Talking to a ... Read more...

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Voluntary blood donation increases in Haryana


June 14th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 13 (IANS) Voluntary blood donation in Haryana has recorded a significant increase - from over 56 percent in 2008 to nearly 91 percent in 2010 of the total ... Read more...

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639 polluting industrial units closed in Haryana


May 26th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 26 (IANS) Cracking the whip, the Haryana government ordered the closure of 639 industrial units in 2010-11 for violation of water and air pollution norms, a minister said ... Read more...

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Haryana couple takes love to great height - Mt Everest


May 20th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 20 (IANS) While the average couples plan families and buying a new car and house on bank loans, Sushma and Vikas Kaushik planned something unusual to take their ... Read more...

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Haryana’s Manesar to be India’s first eco-city


April 20th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 20 (IANS) Manesar in Haryana will soon be home to the country's first eco-city pilot initiative, a senior official of the Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation ... Read more...

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Haryana sets up cell for foreign investment, NRIs


April 18th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 18 (IANS) The Haryana government has decided to set up a 'Foreign Investment and Non Resident Indian (NRI) Cell' to attract foreign investment and redress problems faced by ... Read more...

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Haryana to give ID cards to haemophilic children


April 17th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 17 (IANS) Children suffering from haemophilia in Haryana will get identity cards so that they can avail facilities provided by the state government, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda ... 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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Jat agitation continues, want talks with centre


March 22nd, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Hisar, Mar.22 (ANI): Jat protesters demanding reservation for the community in government jobs are likely to hold another round of talks with the Centre on the issue even as the agitation continues ... Read more...

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Haryana clears 28 projects worth Rs.2,500 crore


March 21st, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 21 (IANS) The Haryana government has approved at least 28 projects, envisaging an investment of Rs.2,500 crore, in various industrial estates of the state.These projects are expected to ... Read more...

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Danish firm to set up cement equipment plant in Haryana


March 20th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 20 (IANS) Danish multinational EEL Private Limited, a subsidiary of the FL Smidth group, will set up a new project in Haryana to manufacture hi-tech machines for cement ... Read more...

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Kuldeep Sharma is new Haryana assembly speaker


March 4th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 4 (IANS) Congress legislator Kuldeep Sharma was unanimously elected as the 19th speaker of the Haryana assembly here Friday.Sharma, who has been the working president of the Haryana ... Read more...

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NDA plans anti-UPA rally in Haryana Feb 20 (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


February 14th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 14 (IANS) The National Democratic Alliance (NDA), led by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), will hold a rally Feb 20 in Haryana's Rohtak town to highlight the United Progressive ... Read more...

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Ethiopia seeks Haryana’s help on industrial township


February 2nd, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 2 (IANS) Ethiopia has expressed interest in Haryana's concept of Industrial Model Township (IMT) and has sought its cooperation for the development of similar projects and food parks in the ... Read more...

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Haryana’s industry scene is a ‘mini-Japan’


January 23rd, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) The runaway success of India's biggest car manufacturer Maruti-Suzuki has led other Japanese companies to invest over Rs.4,282 crore ($938 million) in Haryana over the years.Haryana ... Read more...

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13 face prosecution for burning agri-residue in Haryana


January 14th, 2011 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 13 (IANS) Thirteen people face prosecution in Haryana for burning agricultural residue and causing air pollution despite a ban on the menace, a senior official said Thursday.Cracking the whip against ... Read more...

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Haryana plans new automobile hub


January 10th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 10 (IANS) The Gurgaon-Manesar-Bawal region of Haryana has been identified as an automobile hub by the central and state governments, a Haryana minister said here Monday.Haryana Industry Minister Mahendar Partap ... Read more...

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Haryana to reserve 10 percent industrial plots for NRIs


January 10th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 10 (IANS) There's good news for NRIs wanting to invest in Haryana. The state has decided to reserve up to 10 percent of industrial plots or sheds for NRIs and ... Read more...

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Health tourism to get industry status in Haryana


January 4th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 4 (IANS) Health tourism will now be given the status of industry in Haryana and projects with over Rs.100 crore (Rs.1 billion) investment will qualify for the applicable incentives, the ... Read more...

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Over 20 quintals adulterated sweets seized in Punjab


November 2nd, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 2 (IANS) With the festival of Diwali round the corner, over 20 quintals of adulterated sweets were seized from a wholesale sweetmeats manufacturer in Punjab's Jalandhar district Tuesday, health officials ... Read more...

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