rohtak district

Rioting, blockade over power cuts in Hooda’s district


September 2nd, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), Sep 2 (IANS) Fed up with power cuts, hundreds of villagers of Haryana's Rohtak district, the home district of Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, went on the rampage ... Read more...

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26 injured as Punjab Mail derails near Rohtak (Second Lead)


May 6th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), May 6 (IANS) AT least twenty-six people were reported injured when eight coaches of the Punjab Mail derailed at Sampla in Haryana's Rohtak district early Sunday.The derailment occurred ... Read more...

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20 injured as Punjab Mail derails near Rohtak (Lead)


May 6th, 2012 - 8:38 am ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), May 6 (IANS) At least 20 people were injured when eight coaches of the Punjab Mail derailed in Sampla area of Haryana's Rohtak district early Sunday.The derailment occurred ... Read more...

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Nearly 90 percent babies immunised in Haryana district


April 26th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak, April 26 (IANS) Nearly 90 percent babies below one year of age in Haryana's Rohtak district have been immunised, much more than the national average, despite illiteracy and people's ... Read more...

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Haryana to get Mobile Number Portability


November 24th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 24 (IANS) Mobile phone subscribers in Haryana will be the first in the country to be able to retain their mobile numbers even after shifting to another service provider as ... Read more...

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Farmers incur crop loss due to rain, snowfall in Haryana district


October 24th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
By Dherender KumarRohtak (Haryana), Oct.24 (ANI): Farmers incurred huge loss due to an unseasoned rain and snowfall devastating the wheat crop in Haryana's Rohtak District."We have lost the reaped crop. We had ... Read more...

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Man held for killing 9-year-old cousin


September 11th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak, Sep 11 (IANS) A man accused of kidnapping and killing his nine-year-old cousin was arrested in Haryana's Rohtak district Saturday, police said. According to police, Kunal (9), son of Baldev Raj, had ... Read more...

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Triplets Born to 66 Year Old Woman in India


June 23rd, 2010 - 3:49 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 66 year old woman in India gave birth to triplets on May 29 after 44 years of marriage to her 64 year old husband, with no children. ... Read more...

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66-year-old Indian woman gives birth to triplets


June 23rd, 2010 - 2:52 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hisar, Jun 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 66 year old Indian woman has given birth to triplets in the state of Haryana. She has been married to her husband for the last 44 ... Read more...

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66-year-old gives birth to triplets in Haryana


June 13th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar, June 13 (IANS) After nearly 44 years of a childless married life, a 66-year-old woman in Haryana has given birth to triplets, becoming possibly the oldest woman to do so. Bhateri Devi ... Read more...

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Three get drunk, consume poison, die


April 30th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak, April 30 (IANS) Three young friends died in Haryana's Rohtak district after getting drunk and daring one another to consume a lethal insecticide used by farmers to protect their stored foodgrains. A ... Read more...

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Two Haryana revenue staff suspended for illegal ‘Khap’ rulings


March 21st, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 21 (IANS) Two lower level revenue officials have been suspended in Haryana's Rohtak district for being party to an illegal decision of a 'Khap panchayat' (community council) which had ... Read more...

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Campaign against ‘khap’ decisions in Haryana


March 13th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), March 13 (IANS) With a rising number of illegal decisions being announced by 'khap panchayats' (community or village courts), especially against young married couples belonging to the same 'gotra' (lineage), ... Read more...

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Haryana couple ousted from village for marrying within clan


November 1st, 2009 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak, Nov 1 (IANS) Soon after a young couple was ousted from its village in Haryana's Jhajjar district for "violating" social norms by marrying within the same clan, another couple in ... Read more...

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Yet another couple upsets clan council in Haryana


October 19th, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak, Oct 19 (IANS) Haryana, which has of late recorded various cases of village councils high-handedly deciding against same clan marriages, is seeing the fate of another young couple being decided by ... Read more...

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Wrestlers under police scanner prior to Haryana polls


October 6th, 2009 - 10:08 pm ICT by ANI
Rohtak, Oct 6(ANI): The police in Haryana's Rohtak district are keeping a strict watch on the wrestlers, ahead of the upcoming legislature polls, for the fear that their muscle power would be ... Read more...

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Spurious liquor racket: one more held


September 16th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 16 (IANS) A man who supplied the rectified spirit allegedly used to make the spurious liquor that killed 29 people in Uttar Pradesh last week has been arrested, police said ... Read more...

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Teacher held for showing pornographic photos to students


August 19th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), Aug 19 (IANS) A teacher in a government-run school in Haryana's Rohtak district was roughed up by locals before he was arrested for allegedly showing pornographic pictures to the students, ... Read more...

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Police arrest five in Haryana’s ‘honour killing’ case


August 11th, 2009 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Jhajjar (Haryana), Aug 10 (IANS) Haryana Police Monday evening arrested five people for the murder of a couple in the state's Jhajjar district Sunday, officials said. "Police have arrested five people in ... Read more...

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Couple dead in Haryana, ‘honour killing’ suspected


August 9th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Jhajjar (Haryana), Aug 9 (IANS) Another suspected 'honour killing' was reported in Haryana's Jhajjar district Sunday, with the bodies of a man and a minor girl who went missing from their homes ... Read more...

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73 Harappan era burials unearthed near Delhi


March 4th, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) At least 73 burials have been unearthed just 60 km from the Indian capital, pointing to the largest Harappan cemetery found till date. The excavations could clear ... Read more...

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Tibetan exiles face brunt in Haryana as their woolen markets get closed


November 11th, 2008 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Rohtak (Haryana), Nov 11 (ANI): Tibetan exiles in Haryanas Rohtak district were recently barred from running their market of woolen clothes as district administration canceled their permission, allegedly under pressure from ... Read more...

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Sarita’s daughters: in and out of orphanage despite a father


August 2nd, 2008 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin and Alkesh Sharma Rohtak (Haryana), Aug 2 (IANS) They are the daughters of Sarita, who committed suicide alleging rape by policemen. But the trauma is far from over for Heena, ... Read more...

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IIM in Haryana to cost Rs.2.5 bn


June 14th, 2008 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), June 14 (IANS) North India's first Indian Institute of Management (IIM) will be set up in Garnavadhi village of Haryana's Rohtak district at a cost of Rs.2.5 billion.Deepinder Singh Hooda, ... Read more...

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Haryana cops accused of rape arrested, Hooda assures fair probe (Lead)


June 12th, 2008 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 12 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Thursday assured a fair probe into the suicide of a woman who had allegedly been raped by two policemen. The cops had ... Read more...

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Two sacked Haryana cops accused of rape arrested


June 12th, 2008 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 12 (IANS) Two sacked Haryana policemen accused of raping a woman who later committed suicide at the office of a top police official were arrested in Haryana's Rohtak district. Head ... Read more...

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Heavy polling in Haryana by-polls (Lead)


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:41 am ICT by admin
Chandigarh, May 22 (IANS) Heavy voter turnout was recorded in by-elections for three assembly seats in Haryana Thursday with over 75 percent of the electorate exercising their franchise. The by-elections were held ... Read more...

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Haryana governor’s security men arrested for rape


February 21st, 2008 - 11:40 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Chandigarh, Feb 21 (IANS) Two policemen from the Haryana governor's security team and a civilian were Thursday sent to a day's police custody on charges of raping a 40-year-old woman. The two ... Read more...

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