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Lift liquor ban in district to boost revenue: Chanda liquor lobby

Lift liquor ban in district to boost revenue: Chanda liquor lobby

CHANDRAPUR: At a time when the state government has announced hike in excise duty on foreign liquor and issued nearly 1,500 fresh licenses to permit rooms to raise its revenue, Liquor Association has once again stepped in to highlight the failure of prohibition. Liquor traders, who suffered huge losses after […]

Haryana power engineers to hold protest against Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2018

Haryana power engineers to hold protest against Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2018

KURUKSHETRA: Under the leadership of the All India Power Federation (AIPEF), the Association (HPEA) has decided hold a strike on January 8 and 9 against the Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2018. VK Gupta, a spokesperson of AIPEF said, ?Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2018 further divides the unbundled electricity industry as the distribution […]

UT caps trekkers to Sukhna forest at 500/day

UT caps trekkers to Sukhna forest at 500/day

CHANDIGARH: The forest and department has restricted the number of visitors at the wildlife sanctuary. According to the new guidelines, there will be a limit of 500 persons for any nature and wildlife trekking in Nepli and Kansal forest at the sanctuary. Last year, the number of visitors had touched […]

HC stays demolition drive, issues notice to MC

HC stays demolition drive, issues notice to MC

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and high on Friday stayed the drive in Sector 19 in a relief to residents alleging a pick-and-choose method in removing encroachments in the form of green belts on berms in front of houses. Till the next date of hearing and the time the UT administration and […]

HC stays demolition drive, issues notice to MC

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and high on Friday stayed the drive in Sector 19 in a relief to residents alleging a pick-and-choose method in removing encroachments in the form of green belts on berms in front of houses. Till the next date of hearing and the time the UT administration and […]

INSO Haryana chief Pradeep Deswal assaulted at Maharshi Dayanand University campus, injured

INSO Haryana chief Pradeep Deswal assaulted at Maharshi Dayanand University campus, injured

ROHTAK: Indian National Students? Organisation (INSO) state president Pradeep Deswal was attacked by unidentified persons at the in on Friday. Deswal?s attackers also vandalized his SUV and opened fire before fleeing from the spot. Deswal sustained injuries on head and hands and was rushed to PGIMS trauma centre. Angry INSO […]

Nearly a dozen probables for BJP?s Jind bypoll candidature: Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala

Nearly a dozen probables for BJP?s Jind bypoll candidature: Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala

AMBALA: (BJP) has begun its ground work for the upcoming 2019 elections as the state president of the party, Subhash Barala, on Friday held a meeting with the Shakti Kendra heads in . When questioned about the preparation of the Jind by-polls, Barala told media persons, ?We are organizationally prepared […]

Haryana govt approves Rs 90 crore for 2nd phase of Ambala sewage system

Haryana govt approves Rs 90 crore for 2nd phase of Ambala sewage system

AMBALA: cabinet minister said on Friday that the government has approved Rs 90 crore for the second phase of sewage system under the Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) Scheme. Under the next phase, 131-km-long sewage pipelines will be laid in Sadar zone. Ambala Municipal Corporation commissioner Satinder […]

Haryana: Ambala surplus in LPG connections

Haryana: Ambala surplus in LPG connections

AMBALA: District food supplies controller (DFSC) Nishant Rathee has said 112 out of the 100 families in have the Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) connections. During a press conference Rathee said, ?In Ambala, almost all the families already have the LPG connections. Till date, under the other priority household (OHP) scheme, […]

Panchkula vendors await implementation of policy

Panchkula vendors await implementation of policy

PANCHKULA: Even after six months since the draft street vending policy was approved, the municipal corporation (MC) is yet to implement it on ground. The MC commissioner Rajesh Jogpal when asked about the issue said that they had divided the city into three zones. The vendors would be allocated designated […]