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Haryana Panchayat Polls: BJP secures 22 seats, AAP finishes second with 15
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Haryana Panchayat Polls: BJP secures 22 seats, AAP finishes second with 15

According to a senior poll official, all elected candidates' names will be duly issued in the Haryana state government gazette before 30 November

Haryana: Crime branch inspector rapes woman in lieu of helping jailed husband, NHRC takes suo motu cognisance
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Haryana: Crime branch inspector rapes woman in lieu of helping jailed husband, NHRC takes suo motu cognisance

In May 2020, a woman resident of Palwal, came in contact with the inspector, who allegedly promised to help her husband, lodged in Neemka jail after a case was registered against him for attacking some people over certain dispute

Haryana PGT recruitment 2022: Apply for over 3,800 PGT vacancies from 21 November; check details
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Haryana PGT recruitment 2022: Apply for over 3,800 PGT vacancies from 21 November; check details

Applicants have been advised to keep their application number with them for future reference. They should take out the hard copy of the form after the successful submission

Explained: Why the Ahir community is demanding a separate regiment in the Indian Army
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Explained: Why the Ahir community is demanding a separate regiment in the Indian Army

Members of the Ahir community are protesting near Gurugram's Kherki Daula toll plaza on National Highway 48 (NH-48) today, calling for a separate regiment in the Indian Army. Their long-standing demand has the backing of several politicians

The Menace of Stubble Burning: Why Punjab is the bigger culprit than Haryana
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The Menace of Stubble Burning: Why Punjab is the bigger culprit than Haryana

Farmers in both Punjab and Haryana resort to stubble burning come October and November. But Haryana has succeeded in putting out farm fires. This year, the state has seen a 30.6 per cent drop in cases; it recorded 2,377 incidents until 3 November lower than 3,438 recorded in 2021

Breathless in Delhi: Why do farmers burn stubble and can it be stopped?
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Breathless in Delhi: Why do farmers burn stubble and can it be stopped?

Rains delayed the harvesting of paddy which led to a rise in farm fires in Punjab between the period of 15 September and 1 November. Alternatives such as cash incentives, subsidised equipment can encourage farmers to stop stubble burning, say experts

Haryana: Bastion of five decades, Adampur bypoll a test for Bhajan Lal family
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Haryana: Bastion of five decades, Adampur bypoll a test for Bhajan Lal family

The bypolls in Haryana's Adampur Assembly constituency on Thursday will decide if the Bhajan Lal family holds on to its bastion of five decades.

'How can Punjab's pollution reach Delhi?': State agriculture minister on stubble burning; what data reveals
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'How can Punjab's pollution reach Delhi?': State agriculture minister on stubble burning; what data reveals

According to Punjab Remote Sensing Centre data, the cumulative farm fire cases between 15 September and 31 October touched 16,004. Punjab during the same period in 2021 recorded 13,124 stubble burning incidents, and that number was at 29,615 in 2020

Turning the curse of saline water into boon, women in Haryana try their hand at shrimp production
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Turning the curse of saline water into boon, women in Haryana try their hand at shrimp production

In 2014, one lakh metric tonnes of different types of fish were produced in Haryana in a total farming area of 43,000 acres, and this year the target has been increased to 54,000 acres. Besides, the state government has also set a target of increasing production to 2.10 lakh metric tonnes  

PM Modi moots idea of ‘one nation, one police uniform’, urges states to amend old laws
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PM Modi moots idea of ‘one nation, one police uniform’, urges states to amend old laws

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a 'Chintan Shivir' of state home ministers during which he advocated close cooperation among the states to tackle crimes and criminals

'Govt of darbaris, damad and dealers': Amit Shah takes shot at former Congress govt in Haryana
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'Govt of darbaris, damad and dealers': Amit Shah takes shot at former Congress govt in Haryana

The Union Home Minister was referring to the DLF land grab case related to a 50-acre land deal during Bhupinder Singh Hooda's tenure as the Chief Minister. Both Hooda and DLF, along with Robert Vaddra, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law are under investigation in the case

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh junks speculations of likely successor
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Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh junks speculations of likely successor

The sect chief said this was only a media speculation, and that he is, was, and will continue to head the sect, which has a large number of followers in Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, and Rajasthan

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on parole: Can Dera Sacha Sauda chief sway polls?
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Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh on parole: Can Dera Sacha Sauda chief sway polls?

Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, convicted in rape and murder cases, is out on 40-day parole from Rohtak’s Sunaria jail. From the BJP to Congress, he has backed different parties in various elections before

The Great Dhaba: What's on the menu at Khali's restaurant?
India

The Great Dhaba: What's on the menu at Khali's restaurant?

The former World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) star inaugurated his eatery called ‘The Great Khali Dhaba’ on Monday. From the ‘Great Khali Punjabi Thali’ and ‘king-size Khali parantha’, the eatery in Haryana's Karnal has a lot to offer

Punjab, Haryana chief ministers discuss the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal: What is the decades-long dispute?
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Punjab, Haryana chief ministers discuss the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal: What is the decades-long dispute?

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar met his Punjab counterpart Bhagwant Mann in Chandigarh to discuss the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal issue. While Haryana wants to restart the construction which stopped in the 1990s, Punjab has said it does not have a drop of water to spare

Mob attacks mosque in Gurugram; threatens namazis with expulsion from village
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Mob attacks mosque in Gurugram; threatens namazis with expulsion from village

Police have registered an FIR in the incident that happened in Bhora Kalan village Wednesday night, but no arrests were reported till Thursday evening

How Haryana's Maiden Pharma flouted safety norms and made cough syrup that 'killed' children
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How Haryana's Maiden Pharma flouted safety norms and made cough syrup that 'killed' children

Officials say inspections at Maiden Pharmaceuticals’ plants in Haryana’s Kundli and Sonepat showed it skipped the quality testing of propylene glycol to check for the presence of the two contaminants –  diethylene glycol and ethylene glycol – that may have caused the death of the 66 children

Punjab, Haryana chief ministers to discuss Sutlej-Yamuna link issue on 14 October
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Punjab, Haryana chief ministers to discuss Sutlej-Yamuna link issue on 14 October

Once completed, the 214-km-long Sutlej-Yamuna Link will enable sharing of the waters of the Ravi and Beas rivers between Haryana and Punjab. However, Punjab has opposed the project's construction

Haryana man beaten to death by a group involved in illegal mining
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Haryana man beaten to death by a group involved in illegal mining

12 people arrested for beating a 40-year-old man from Haryana to death for stopping a tractor that was transporting mining stones illegally.

HTET 2022: Registration process ends today, check direct link
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HTET 2022: Registration process ends today, check direct link

The applicants for the PGT level should have passed Senior Secondary with a minimum of 50 percent marks.