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Haryana to give State-level Energy Conservation Awards

Friday, 25 May 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

Haryana New and Renewable Energy Department has invited applications for the State Level Energy Conservation Award for the year 2016-17 by June 1. The award would be given under five categories including industries, commercial buildings, Government buildings, educational institutions and organization ideas and new techniques, said an official spokesperson. He said that...

Hry Safai karamcharis withdraw strike

Friday, 25 May 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

The agitating municipal workers including safai karamcharis on Thursday announced to withdraw their strike after a consensus was reached over their demands. The State Government constituted committee headed by Urban Local Bodies Minister Kavita Jain held a marathon meeting with delegation of employees unions here at Haryana Niwas to redress their...

AAP leader Phoolka cautions party of entering any coalition with Cong

Friday, 25 May 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

Amidst talks of ‘grand alliance’ by all the opposition parties against the ruling Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) ahead 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA and the senior advocate HS Phoolka on Thursday warned its party of parting ways if it enters into any coalition with the Congress. “The...

Hry Police arrests criminal wanted in double murder case

Friday, 25 May 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

Haryana Police on Thursday arrested a wanted criminal, accused in a double murder case, from Dulhera village in Jhajjar district. The arrested accused Abhimanyu alias Monu, who carried a reward of Rs 1 lakh on his head, had killed two persons after they engaged in a brawl over parking a car...

Rs 134 cr project to come up in Saha, Ambala: Vipul Goel

Friday, 25 May 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

A Rs 134-crore project has been prepared for giving a boost to infrastructural development in the Industrial Estate of Saha in Ambala district of Haryana. Tenders for these facilities would be opened soon in this regard, said Haryana Industries and Commerce Minister, Vipul Goel, while addressing traders at the Samadhan Diwas...

International level martyrs’ memorial to come up in Hry

Friday, 25 May 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

An international level martyrs’ memorial would be set up in Ambala Cantonment at a cost of Rs 173 crore. Directions have been issued to officers of the Public Works Department to start the construction work within two weeks, said Anil Vij, Haryana Health and Sports & Youth Affairs Minister on...

No let up in heat wave conditions in Hry, Pb

Friday, 25 May 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

There was no let up in the heat wave conditions in Haryana and Punjab on Thursday, with Hisar once again recording the highest temperature of 45.6 degrees Celsius. Haryana’s Hisar district was the hottest place in the two states and its maximum temperature was four degrees above the normal, a report...

Punjab imposes Rs 5 cr fine on erring mill

Friday, 25 May 2018 | Monika Malik | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

Days after Kiri Afghana’s Chadha Sugar Mills entered troubled waters, the situation turned bitter for it with the Punjab Government slapping an unprecedented fine of Rs 5crores as “environmental compensation”, besides directing the company’s prosecution. This is the first-time ever that a fine of such a magnitude has been imposed on...

Haryana Govt issues advisory on Nipah virus

Friday, 25 May 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh

In the wake of Nipah virus ( NiV) outbreak in Kerala, Haryana Government on Thursday issued an advisory on the deadly infection. While atleast 12 people have died in Kerala due to Nipah virus, two people are suspected to be infected with it are under treatment in Karnataka. The authorities in Himachal...

HP suspends 5 officials, including IPS officer for Kasauli incident

Friday, 25 May 2018 | PNS | Shimla | in Chandigarh

Himachal Government on Thursday said it has initiated disciplinary action against 14 officers and officials who displayed negligent, unprofessional and unconcerned attitude while discharging their duties in Kasauli firing incident on the recommendation of inquiry report submitted by Divisional Commissioner, Shimla. Assistant Town Planner Shail Bala Sharma (51) was allegedly shot...



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