It has been decided by the Haryana government to reduce the VAT rates on air turbine fuel from 20 percent to 1 percent, an official statement said
The Parivar Pehchan Patra is an ambitious scheme, which seeks to ensure that all welfare schemes reach every beneficiary and provide a single unique family id to every family
On August 23, the top court had said that the Centre and Delhi's neighbouring states should find a solution to road blockades on the national capital's borders due to farmers' protest.
Paddy procurement in Haryana and Punjab to begin Sunday: Centre announces as farmers protest outside Khattar's house
Farmers broke police barricades and faced water cannons, including near Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's house in Karnal to protest the delay in procurement
The Centre had postponed procurement of kharif paddy in Punjab and Haryana till 11 October as the crop maturity is delayed and moisture content in fresh arrival is beyond permissible limits owing to recent heavy rains
In the first year of its launch, Amazon aims to enable and deliver computer science learning opportunities to more than one lakh students from 900 government and aided schools across seven states in India
Several trains were cancelled, highways and key roads blocked and many thousands stranded for hours on Monday as a nationwide 10-hour shutdown (Bharat Bandh) against the Centre’s three agriculture laws disrupted lives across parts of India, particularly in the north.
Labour codes unlikely to be implemented this fiscal due to slow progress on drafting of rules, political considerations
Once the wages code comes into force, there will be significant changes in the way basic pay and provident fund of employees are calculated.
The farmers' main demands centred around the suspension of then SDM Ayush Sinha, who was caught on tape allegedly telling policemen to "break heads" of farmers if they cross the line
Farmers protest: Haryana minister Anil Vij says govt ready for impartial probe into 'entire Karnal episode'
The minister said that the probe would include an IAS officer's controversial remark and a police lathicharge on farmers that has triggered a sit-in outside the district headquarters by protesting farmers
Another round of talks between officials and farmers over a police lathi-charge in Karnal last month had failed on Wednesday after which the protesters said they will continue their sit-in "indefinitely"
One dead, 33 missing after two boats collide in Assam: A look at some of India’s worst boat accidents
Boat accidents are common in India, with many overcrowded boats not having safety equipment
The mobile internet services in Karnal district will remain suspended from 12.30 pm on Monday to Tuesday midnight, according to an order of the Home Department.
The scam pertains to negative COVID test reports being issued to a host of people whose samples were never taken and who did not even attend the Kumbh Mela
Karnal deputy commissioner Nishant Kumar Yadav has maintained that minimal force was used against the protesters
Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar, has defended the polic act by saying that assurances of a peaceful protest were given, but stones were hurled at cops and a highway was blocked
The state police drew severe criticism for the action against the farmers, and several roads and highways, including toll plazas, were blockaded at different places in protest for hours.
The use of force by the police invited severe criticism from various political parties
"I have asked Olympic gold medallist javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra to head the centre of excellence to groom athletes for the Olympics."
The Punjab players in the bronze medal winning Indian men's hockey team led by Manpreet Singh and women player Gurjit Kaur paid obeisance at Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar on Wednesday.