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‘Khattar to remain CM in next BJP govt’INTERVIEW

‘Khattar to remain CM in next BJP govt’

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

Haryana BJP president Subhash Barala says Manohar Lal Khattar has given a clean and democratic government in the state.

Focus shifts to Jind as INLD family feud intensifies

Focus shifts to Jind as INLD family feud intensifies

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

An INLD faction led by expelled party secretary-general Ajay Chautala and his parliamentarian son Dushyant Chautala have called a workers’ meeting in Jind on Saturday.

Sikh Rajas who fought for sovereignty of Ladwa

Sikh Rajas who fought for sovereignty of Ladwa

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

Ladwa, a small ‘qasba’ of colonial antiquity about 20 km away from the district headquarters of Kurukshetra, is connected to patriotic Raja Gurdit Singh and Raja Ajit Singh, the father-son duo who fought for its independence and sovereignty from the British.

Major Kalaan, in absence of CO, made the enemy retreat

Major Kalaan, in absence of CO, made the enemy retreat

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

Inder Singh Kalaan, son of Ch Sultan Singh, was born at Salhawas village in Rohtak district of then undivided Punjab on May 9, 1919.

Karnal farmers show how to handle paddy straw

Karnal farmers show how to handle paddy straw

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

Even as the Union Government and various state governments are struggling to put an end to the menace of stubble burning, farmers of Karnal district have shown the way by doing a profitable business from it.

Women leaders root for reservation in Assembly

Women leaders root for reservation in Assembly

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

Women comprised 45 per cent of the electorate in Haryana in the 2014 general elections, but still there were only 11 women of the 230 contestants and none was elected as an MP.

Prem Mandir of Panipat has only women gurus

Prem Mandir of Panipat has only women gurus

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

In contrast to the Sabarimala temple where women of an age group have not been allowed entry despite the orders of the Supreme Court, Prem Temple in Panipat has a woman guru called ‘paramadhyaksha’ and is being managed by women since 1920s.

On mission to educate school dropouts

On mission to educate school dropouts

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

An NGO is working to educate dropout students in the rural areas of Khizrabad block of Yamunanagar district.

Govt picks Palwal schools to publicise achievements

Govt picks Palwal schools to publicise achievements

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

Government schools and village panchayats in Palwal district have emerged as favorite platforms for the government to publicise its achievements and schemes.

‘Chulhas’ in rural G’gram cause of poor respiratory health

‘Chulhas’ in rural G’gram cause of poor respiratory health

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

Rural Gurugram is struggling with poor respiratory health mainly due to the continued use of traditional ‘chulhas’ for cooking.

Maruti brings ‘Japanese grandma’ to Gurugram

Maruti brings ‘Japanese grandma’ to Gurugram

17 Nov 2018 | 12:06 AM

When it comes to inculcating good habits or imparting moral lessons nothing beats a grandma's wisdom and tales.

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Government opens a lethal Pandora’s boxAMENDMENTS TO SEC 118 OF HP TENANCY AND LAND REFORMS ACT, 1972

Government opens a lethal Pandora’s box

17 Nov 2018 | 12:08 AM

The Jai Ram Thakur government seems to have virtually opened up a Pandora’s box by touching the contentious issue of the need for making amendments to Section 118 of the Himachal Pradesh Tenancy and Land Reforms Act, 1972, which would make it easier for non-Himachalis to purchase land in the state, be it for residential or commercial use.

‘No need for amendment, as it is already flexible

‘No need for amendment, as it is already flexible

17 Nov 2018 | 12:08 AM

I feel there is no need at all for amendment in the Act, as it is already very flexible and takes care of the requirement of industry and prospective investors.

‘Even Cong admits change needed, but won’t accept’

‘Even Cong admits change needed, but won’t accept’

17 Nov 2018 | 12:08 AM

I am of the opinion that even the remotest talk about making any amendments in Section 118 or changing the rules has colossal psychological effect, more than anything else.

Promoting religious tourism Renuka Ji MLA’s aimKNOW YOUR MLA

Promoting religious tourism Renuka Ji MLA’s aim

17 Nov 2018 | 12:08 AM

Known for bringing a plethora of developmental projects to his constituency, Vinay Kumar, the two-term Congress MLA from Sri Renuka Ji constituency in Sirmaur, is keen on promoting religious tourism in his constituency.

Amol Kalia— warrior who defied all oddsKNOW YOUR HEROES

Amol Kalia— warrior who defied all odds

17 Nov 2018 | 12:08 AM

On February 26, 1974, Usha Kalia, a Central government employee posted at Nangal in Punjab, was blessed with a baby boy.

Clear land of weeds

Clear land of weeds

17 Nov 2018 | 12:08 AM

Weeds are fast taking over forestlands, grasslands and open areas.

Tourism sector hoping against hope

Tourism sector hoping against hope

17 Nov 2018 | 12:08 AM

Hope springs eternal for people associated with the tourism industry in Kullu-Manali, as they feel the government will sooner or later expand the Bhuntar airport in Kullu so that big airplanes can land here in the near future.

Legalising cannabis cultivation — the dilemma remains

Legalising cannabis cultivation — the dilemma remains

17 Nov 2018 | 12:08 AM

Faced with a surge to remove medicinal marijuana from the list of banned drugs and permit cannabis cultivation has the Himachal Government in a catch-22 situation.

KSR — A World Heritage SiteVIGNETTES

KSR — A World Heritage Site

17 Nov 2018 | 12:08 AM

The Kalka Shimla Railway (KSR) is in news these days. It has successfully completed a trial trip with see-through Vistadome coach having a seating capacity of 36 recently.

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