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Sunday, 10 January 2021 | PNS

farmers’ tractor rally in Haryana's Ambala Ambala: Farmers protesting against the Centre's three new farm laws took out a protest march on their tractors here on Saturday, raising slogans against the Union and the state governments.  The farmers gathered at a grain market near the Ambala-Hisar highway in the morning and...

Three deaths, 281 fresh corona cases in Haryana

Saturday, 09 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Three more people died from coronavirus in Haryana on Friday as 281 fresh cases pushed the State’s infection count to 2,64,442, according to a Health Department bulletin. So far, 2,943 people have succumbed to the disease in the State, it said. On Friday, one death each was reported from Faridabad, Jhajjar...

Khattar unveils new model of Gurugram University

Saturday, 09 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday unveiled the new model of Gurugram University, being built in Sector-87 of village Kankrola, about 15 km from Gurugram On this occasion, Vice Chancellor, Gurugram University, Markanday Ahuja said  the master plan of Gurugram University has been prepared in the shape of Lord...

Death toll of migratory birds crossed 3,700 at Pong Wetland

Saturday, 09 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

The carcasses of 293 more migratory birds were found at Pong wetland in Himachal’s Kangra district on Friday taking the death toll of birds to 3702 due to avian influenza-H5N1. “Till Friday afternoon, carcasses of 293 migratory birds were found and the counting of carcasses was still on at the Pong...

Himachal CM: State Govt alert to deal with bird flu

Saturday, 09 January 2021 | PNS | Shimla

Amid the outbreak of bird flu in the state, Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Friday said that the State Government is alert and active to tackle the situation. Monitoring of Pong Dam and adjoining areas is being ensured and quick reaction teams have also been constituted to contain the...

Bird flu virus detected in Haryana

Saturday, 09 January 2021 | MANOJ KUMAR | Chandigarh

Haryana Government on Friday ordered the slaughter of 1,66,328 chickens after samples of dead poultry birds sent to the Indian National Institute of High Security Animal Diseases, Bhopal of Madhya Pradesh were tested positive for Bird flu H5N8 virus, said Haryana Animal Husbandry and Dairying Minister Jai Prakash Dalal. Talking to...

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Saturday, 09 January 2021 | PNS

Selja slams BJP-JJP over women reservation issue Chandigarh: President, Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee, Kumari Selja said the BJP-JJP Government has once again highlighted its anti-women mentality. Haryana Government had lied about 50 per cent reservation for women in the Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs). This decision of the Government will stop women...

BJP’s Ravi Kant elected Chandigarh's Mayor

Saturday, 09 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s councillor Ravi Kant Sharma was on Friday elected as the new mayor of Chandigarh. With the BJP enjoying a majority in the Municipal Corporation of Chandigarh General House, all three top posts including mayor, senior deputy mayor and deputy mayor again went to the saffron party’s kitty. Sharma...

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