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Illegal casino busted in Gurugram, 43 arrested

Gurugram, Oct 12 (IANS) Police have busted a casino being run illegally by a suspended Haryana Police constable in an upscale locality here and arrested 43 people, including four women, in this connection, police said on Thursday. The illegal casino in K Block of Sushant Lok-1 was being run by constable Paramjeet, resident of a village near Haryana's Jhajjar. Paramjeet was part o...

2 months ago
Medanta Hospital launches child care facility

Gurugram, Aug 17 (IANS) Medanta - The Medicity has launched state-of-the-art pediatrics department to provide quality child care, the hospital said on Thursday. The new department, inaugurated on Wednesday, offers a bouquet of facilities such as General Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatrics Neuroscience, Pediatric Surgery, Urology etc. Our focus has always been to provi...

2 months ago
CBI arrests 3 for influencing government officials

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The CBI on Tuesday said that it has arrested three persons for allegedly influencing government officials and using illegal means to get clearance for a medical college, under the government scanner, in Haryana's Jhajjar to admit students. A senior Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) official said that the three accused were arrested on Saturday and produced in ...

2 months ago
Woman among three held for killing man in Gurugram

Gurugram, Aug 4 (IANS) Three persons, including a woman, were arrested for gunning down a man last week at one of the busiest roads of Gurugram, police said on Friday. Ravinder, Satpal and Bala Devi were arrested for killing 33-year-old Surender Rana here on Jharsa road in broad daylight on July 28, the city police said. While Ravinder and Satpal hail from Jhajjar district of Har...

2 months ago
Five new Ayush research centres to be set up: Minister

New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The Ayush Ministry has approved five new research institutes for Yoga and Naturopathy to be set up in the country, Pparliament was told on Tuesday. The Governing Body of Central Council for Research in Yoga and Naturopathy (CCRYN) has decided to establish five more research institutes in the country, said Shripad Yesso Naik, Minister of State for Ayurveda, Yoga an...

2 months ago
Flyover open to public in Gurugram

Gurugram, July 24 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday inaugurated an eight-lane flyover on the Delhi-Gurugram Expressway, fulfilling a long-standing demand. The 1.4-km flyover on National Highway 48 was thrown open to public and is expected to tackle traffic jams at the busy Hero Honda Chowk in Gurugram. An underpass under construction as part of the flyover proje...

3 months ago
Agrarian Haryana is fishing in new waters

Chandigarh, July 14 (IANS) Faced with a situation where vast swathes of the state face the problem of water-logging, making farming difficult, Haryana is quietly transforming things for its farmers by promoting fish farming in the same agricultural fields. It may not be exactly like fish taking to water, but farmers in Haryana are showing greater interest in switching to fish farming wit...

3 months ago
Eight killed in Haryana road accident

Chandigarh, July 8 (IANS) Eight members of a family were killed when their vehicle collided head-on with a truck in Haryana's Jhajjar district, police said on Saturday. The accident took place late Friday night near Mataur village, around 75 km from Delhi. The police said that seven people died on the spot while one person succumbed to injuries at the Post Graduate Institute of M...

3 months ago
Khattar's chopper makes emergency landing in Jhajjar

Chandigarh, July 1 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's official helicopter had to make an emergency landing in Jhajjar town in southwest Haryana on Saturday evening, police said. The helicopter had to make the emergency landing due to bad weather. The Chief Minister and others on the helicopter were safe. Khattar later posted photographs of himself with so...

3 months ago
Haryana to have one-stop centres for violence-affected women

Chandigarh, June 27 (IANS) With the aim to provide assistance and support to women victims of any kind of violence, both in private and public places, the Haryana government on Tuesday announced to set up One Stop Centres (OSCs) in 15 districts. Haryana Women and Child Development Minister Kavita Jain said here that nearly Rs 21 crore would be spent on the construction of these centres u...

3 months ago
Punjab, Haryana celebrate Eid

Chandigarh, June 26 (IANS) Amid tight security, the Muslim community celebrated Eid in various parts of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh on Monday. With tension remaining between India and Pakistan over terror attacks on security forces and ceasefire violations in Jammu and Kashmir, no sweets were exchanged between the border guards at the joint checkpost at Attari-Wagah, 30 km from Amrits...

3 months ago
Rohini court sharpshooter held in Delhi

New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) A sharpshooter of a gang, wanted in the sensational April 29 shootout in Rohini court, has been arrested in west Delhi area, police said on Sunday. Praveen, 22, a native of Jhajjar in Haryana, was arrested on Friday evening following a tip off when he came to meet one of his associates at Mukarba Chowk bus stand on Outer Ring Road. Praveen is a member of...

3 months ago
Haryana to dismiss 160 'absentee' doctors

Chandigarh, June 20 (IANS) Taking a serious note of the prolonged absence of 160 doctors from duty without permission, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij on Tuesday directed to initiate the procedure for their dismissal. The erring doctors had been repeatedly warned to either join duty or resign from their posts but they have not responded, he said. Now, a written communication had...

4 months ago
Once common, weavers now extinct in Delhi, says survey

New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Diminishing grasslands and wetlands is costing the national capital yet another elegant species -- the Weaver Bird or Baya, showed a survey on Saturday. The week-long survey, conducted throughout the country to count the number of Weaver Baya, did not find a single bird in Delhi and the areas around it. What is more concerning is that over a period of on...

4 months ago
Wanted interstate gangster arrested in Delhi

New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) A wanted interstate gangster, allegedly involved in a number of killings and car thefts, has been arrested from north Delhi area, police said on Thursday. Deputy Commissioner of Police Bhisham Singh said 25-year-old Rohit, a local resident, was arrested from Samaypur Badli area earlier in the week. Singh said that one country-made pistol and two live cart...

4 months ago
Rain brings respite to national capital

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) The national capital got respite from heat on Wednesday after a bright and sunny morning as the city saw some scattered rain at isolated places. The weather office said showers are expected throughout the day. Rain and thundershower with squally winds are expected towards the afternoon, after 1.30 p.m. again. It would rain towards the evening as well, an officia...

4 months ago
Pakistani national held in Haryana with Indian ID

Chandigarh, May 26 (IANS) The Haryana Police have arrested a Pakistani national who was living illegally in an Iskon temple in Jhajjar district with Indian identities for over nine months, an official said on Friday. A Pakistani passport, with an Indian visa stamp of 33 days' validity, and Indian identity cards were recovered from his possession. His visa expired in 2016. The nam...

4 months ago
China Light and Power offers to invest Rs 500 crore in Haryana

Chandigarh, May 24 (IANS) China Light & Power has offered to join hands with the Haryana government in setting up a Rs 500-crore renewable energy project in the state's Jhajjar district. The offer was made during Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's meeting with the senior management of the company in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Khattar, who is leading a nine-member deleg...

4 months ago
Delhi has lowest maximum May 22 temperature in six year

New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Delhi on Monday recorded at 29.4 degree Celsius -- 11 notches below the season's average -- one of the coolest days in May and the lowest maximum temperature for the day in six years. The minimum was 21.8 degrees, a notch below the season's average. The Met office recorded 0.6 mm rain in Safdarjung and 0.4 mm in the ridge area. The Met office said that o...

5 months ago
Wrestler Bajrang wins gold at Asian C'ships

New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Bajrang Punia won the first gold medal for India at the Asian Wrestling Championship by defeating Lee Seungchul of South Korea in the final of the men's 65 kilogram Freestyle division here on Saturday. Bajrang staged a superb comeback after conceeding the lead to dominate the second and final round and script a comprehensive 6-2 win. Sarita added more che...

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