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For Gurugram, water conservation isn’t priority

For Gurugram, water conservation isn’t priority

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

The monsoon is here and the authorities and residents of Gurugram city have flooding and water-logging on the top of their minds.

Flip side of development in Rohtak

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

For residents of Rohtak town inconvenience has preceded the benefits and comfort that the under-construction development projects promise to bring.

Faridabad MC loses out on advt revenue

Faridabad MC loses out on advt revenue

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

The Municipal Corporation Faridabad (MC), which is one of the largest and oldest civic bodies in the state, has not been able to tap the potential of the city to generate revenue from advertisements.

Assembly poll may spring new alliances

Assembly poll may spring new alliances

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

Politics is considered a game of possibilities.

Elevated rail track in Thanesar to ease traffic congestion

Elevated rail track in Thanesar to ease traffic congestion

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

The Central Government has cleared the proposal of a six-km elevated railway track in Thanesar town of Kurukshetra.

12 accident black spots identified in Rewari

12 accident black spots identified in Rewari

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

The Rewari district administration has identified 12 black spots to bring down the number of road mishaps.

Concretisation of nullahs hinders flow of rainwater

Concretisation of nullahs hinders flow of rainwater

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

The Municipal Corporation has constructed most of the pucca nullahs flowing through the twin cities of Yamunanagar and Jagadhri.

On a mission to save water in Karnal

On a mission to save water in Karnal

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

Around 30 retired officers and two scientists are on a mission to save water in Karnal city.

Even CM couldn’t help this Karnal colony

Even CM couldn’t help this Karnal colony

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

The claims of the state government of “unbiased, equitable development” in all districts do not hold good for around 2,500 residents of Narsi village, a licensed residential colony in Sectors 32 and 33 of Karnal.

In Ambala, 998 treated under Ayushman Bharat

In Ambala, 998 treated under Ayushman Bharat

13 Jul 2019 | 8:13 AM

As many as 998 patients have been treated at a cost of Rs 3.35 crore under the Ayushman Bharat National Health Protection Scheme in Ambala district so far.

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As monsoon rain pours, residents get the blues

As monsoon rain pours, residents get the blues

13 Jul 2019 | 8:20 AM

The onset of monsoon has once again brought the spotlight on landside-prone areas and vulnerable trees that pose threat to the public in the Queen of Hills — Shimla. Recent landslide near the Ripon hospital last week has come as a wake-up call for the district administration and the Shimla Municipal Corporation (SMC). It has come as a reminder of the fury that the monsoon unleashed on August 12 and 14 last year.

Woes come alive in Krishna Nagar

Woes come alive in Krishna Nagar

13 Jul 2019 | 8:20 AM

Dark clouds coupled with lightning and thunder appearing like messengers of impending disaster haunts people in the state capital. Landslide threat looms large over two dozen houses in Krishna Nagar locality in Shimla, as heavy monsoon rain can spell a doom for them anytime.

Shimla’s ‘Fascination’ with Baljees

Shimla’s ‘Fascination’ with Baljees

13 Jul 2019 | 8:20 AM

Baljees and Fascination, as the first floor was christened, was one restaurant where you did not know whether you went out to or came home to. Baljees had you hooked. There was always a queue for mouth-watering gulab jamuns outside and inside and it used to be filled to capacity.

Ustad Shujaat Khan remembers his ‘taalim’ in the capital

Ustad Shujaat Khan remembers his ‘taalim’ in the capital

13 Jul 2019 | 8:20 AM

It is not easy for any other plant to flower in the shade of a giant tree. Such, however, was not the case of Shujaat Khan, who grew up in the shadow of his overwhelmingly magnificent father — Ustad Vilayat Khan.

Nadda’s elevation may benefit Jai Ram govtBEYOND THE NEWS

Nadda’s elevation may benefit Jai Ram govt

13 Jul 2019 | 8:20 AM

Notwithstanding his struggle as a party activist and an unimaginable achievement of reaching the post of working president of one of the world’s largest enrolled organisation — the BJP, Jagat Prakash Nadda will also have to live up to the expectations of his mentors — the RSS, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Amit Shah, who are primarily responsible for his phenomenal rise in the current politics.

General who called a spade a spadeVIGNETTES

General who called a spade a spade

13 Jul 2019 | 8:20 AM

THE bust of Lieutenant General Daulat Singh was once again the talk of the town when a 29-year-old youth Lokesh Chand from Mandi stood up on the head of the bust of the General at General Daulat Singh Park on the Ridge.

Govt fails to tap IT potential in state

Govt fails to tap IT potential in state

13 Jul 2019 | 8:20 AM

The state government has failed to attract Information Technology or its related industry despite having laid the foundation stones of IT parks at two places (Waknaghat and Dharamsala) in the state.

Baddi unit bags SME 100 award

Baddi unit bags SME 100 award

13 Jul 2019 | 8:20 AM

Established as a micro-level enterprise in 2004, Baddi-based Elin Appliances Limited, has been awarded the SME 100 Award in the small and medium sector enterprises for its professional activities and growth.

A tribute to a legendary litterateur — Thakur Molu Ram

A tribute to a legendary litterateur — Thakur Molu Ram

13 Jul 2019 | 8:20 AM

Thakur Molu Ram was a divine soul. He was a noble man par-excellence. With the passing away of this marvellous poet, writer and author of about 15 books, the HP circle of dominating personalities of literary field felt orphaned. It is a tragic loss to all of us. Pahari culture and pahari language became immortal due to his inventional thinking and imagination.

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