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A bandh over the Yamuna/Photo: twitter/@msisodia

Troubled Waters

Above: A bandh over the Yamuna/Photo: twitter/@msisodia Delhi and Haryana have sparred over water for long, but with bitter rivals ruling in the two states...
Justice AK Sikri

SC asks its retired judge to examine answer scripts of candidates who appeared for...

The Supreme Court on Friday asked its retired judge Justice A K Sikri to examine the answer scripts of candidates who appeared for Haryana...
The Delhi Jal Board has asked that the level in Wazirabad reservoir should not be reduced/Photo: mapio.net

War Over Water

Above: The Delhi Jal Board has asked that the level in Wazirabad reservoir should not be reduced/Photo: mapio.net As the long “lean season” till the...
Supreme Court Photo by anil shakya

SC upholds PLPA, tells Haryana govt No construction on Aravallis

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Haryana government not to implement a new law which amended the century old Punjab Land Preservation Act...
Supreme Court

SC disposes of flats possession matter related to DLF Homes Panchkula

A bench comprising Justices Uday Umesh Lalit and Indu Malhotra has pronounced that the SLP(C) Nos.931 and 939 of 2019 stand disposed of as...
PLPA Amendment: Aravallis in Haryana Stare at Uncertain Future

PLPA Amendment: Aravallis in Haryana Stare at Uncertain Future

Within 7 days of publishing the proposed amendments in the Official Gazette, the Haryana Assembly passed the resolution to amend the Punjab Land Preservation...

Haryana Government Assures High Court To Remove Dangerous Electricity Wires

The Haryana government has assured the Punjab and Haryana High Court that it will take immediate measures to ensure that dangling wires, worn out...
Members of women’s rights organisations protest over the Rewari gangrape in New Delhi/Photo: UNI

Rewari Gang Rape: All Bark, No Bite

Above: Members of women’s rights organisations protest over the Rewari gangrape in New Delhi/Photo: UNI Barely months after the assembly passed a legislation to award...
A Question of Timing

A Question of Timing

Above: Robert Vadra In an effort to put the Congress on the back foot in the run-up to elections to the Lok Sabha and Haryana...
Women

Safety of Women: Better Late Than Never

Above: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced measures to tackle crime against women/Photo: UNI The Manohar Lal Khattar government’s time-bound action plan in...
Tussle Over Chandigarh: An Unrealistic Demand?

Tussle Over Chandigarh: An Unrealistic Demand?

Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh has written to the home minister asking for Chandigarh to be restored to his state. But this is easier...
Punjab and Haryana have been told to ask their police forces to not specify the castes of complainants or the accused/Photo: UNI

Punjab Police Rules: Crime and Caste

Above: Punjab and Haryana have been told to ask their police forces to not specify the castes of complainants or the accused/Photo: UNI The Punjab...
Farmers burn the stubble after harvesting/Photo Courtesy: Greenpeace

Stubble Burning in Punjab and Haryana: Burning Issue

Above: Farmers burn the stubble after harvesting/Photo Courtesy: Greenpeace Since it does not cause smog, the problems caused by smouldering stubble smoke during April-May might...
A file pic of Munak Canal

Haryana govt to Delhi HC: The repair of Munak Canal will be completed by...

Above: A file pic of Munak Canal   The Haryana government on Thursday (May 24) told the Delhi High Court that work has been started...
Missing daughter case in Haryana: Gone Girl

Gone Girl

Above:  The SC took up the missing girl’s matter on humanitarian grounds. The case was heard by a bench of (L-R) CJI Dipak Misra...
Members of Dalit organisations raising slogans during Bharat Bandh over SC/ST issue, in Lucknow on Monday/Photo: UNI

SC/ST Act dilution row: Supreme Court declines urgent hearing of govt’s review petition

Above: Members of Dalit organisations raising slogans during  Bharat Bandh over SC/ST issue, in Lucknow on Monday/Photo: UNI Apex court rejected the centre’s request...
Jat protesters blocking a road demanding reservation in government jobs in Ambala. Photo: UNI

Jat Reservation: Flexing Their Muscles

Above: Jat protesters blocking a road demanding reservation in government jobs in Ambala. Photo: UNI Despite various governments succumbing to pressure tactics by this affluent...
Yamuna in New Delhi (file picture)

SC to hear DJB’s plea which claims that Haryana’s inaction has resulted into drying...

Above: Yamuna in New Delhi (file picture)  ~By Rajesh Kumar Alleging that the Haryana government was responsible for the drying up of the river Yamuna...
Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda (file pic)/Photo: UNI

Building a Case

Above: Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda (file pic)/Photo: UNI With the apex court coming down hard on the acquisition process by the previous...
Delhi Jal Board to NGT: Part of Yamuna has dried up, because Haryana has turned off tap

Delhi Jal Board to NGT: Part of Yamuna has dried up, because Haryana has...

Above: Yamuna in New Delhi   The National Green Tribunal on Thursday (March 15) dealing with the beautification of Yamuna floodplains and the pollution pertaining...
Haryana ordered to release 1049 cusecs of water through 2 canals to Delhi

Haryana ordered to release 1049 cusecs of water through 2 canals to Delhi

Above: Munak Canal/Photo Courtesy: www.indiawaterportal.org The Delhi High Court bench headed by Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal has directed the State of Haryana to...
NGT directs Haryana govt, CPCB to file statement on the report highlighting ammonia content

NGT directs Haryana govt, CPCB to file statement on the report highlighting ammonia content

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday (February 28) dealing with the beautification of Yamuna flood plains and the pollution in and around Yamuna...

NGT seeks time-bound action plan on solid waste disposal

Above: Photo Courtesy Anil Shakya The matter related to the dumping of municipal solid waste near a water body came up again before the...
Ryan-School

Class XI student arrested in Ryan murder case

CBI produces him before Juvenile Justice Board after “confession”, his alleged motive was postponement of school exam In a huge development, CBI has arrested...
Delhi Air Pollution

Pollution regulations kick in, Delhiites advised to wear masks

Diesel generators banned in Delhi, four-fold hike likely in parking charges Diesel generators have been banned, the Badarpur power plant has been shut and...
Lead Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Judicial officers’ recruitment: Exam Paper goes for Rs 1.5 crore

In a shocking case of corruption in a judicial exam in Haryana, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has ordered an FIR and a...
Civil rights activists condemn the mob attacks in the name of cow protection in Chennai. Photo: UNI

Three states asked to nominate officers to check cow protection vigilantism

Above: Civil rights activists condemn the mob attacks in the name of cow protection in Chennai. Photo: UNI The states of Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Haryana...
Gurmeet Ram Rahim on his designer vehicle

Dera Assets: The Fall of an Empire

Above: Gurmeet Ram Rahim on his designer vehicle The stunning arrest of Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim and the assessment of his assets has...
Ram Rahim

Ram Rahim guilty of rape, sentencing on Monday

Above: Self-declared spiritual guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh. Photo: UNI The verdict that all—especially his thousands of followers —have been waiting for is finally out....
Punishing only man for adultery is violative of right to equality, observes SC

SC agrees to review suggestions on validity of khap panchayats

The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice JS Khehar and Justice DY Chandrachud on Monday (August 21) agreed to review suggestions from the amicus...
SC rebukes Punjab govt for prolonging SYL canal issue

SC rebukes Punjab govt for prolonging SYL canal issue

The Supreme Court on Tuesday (July 11) ordered that the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal must be built by both Punjab and Haryana together and while the case...
Aravalli

Aravallis: Landing a Deal

Above: The Aravallis are constantly facing onslaught from builders and the mining mafia. Photo: indiamike.com Government officials are trying to deforest over 52 acres in...
Brief

NGT thrashes clueless official in Kasauli case

When the National Green Tribunal warned on April 26 of a non-bailable warrant against the chairman of the Himachal Pradesh Pollution Control Board, he...
ASG presents shockingly low number for homeless in UP; when probed by SC, says drop the report

Centre calls a meeting on April 20 to settle Sutlej-Yamuna link issue

Supreme Court refuses to add politics, will hear the matter again on April 27 The Sutlej-Yamuna water link canal case drags on at the Supreme...
Sutlej-Yamuna link canal must be built, says SC

Sutlej-Yamuna link canal must be built, says SC

The Supreme Court bench of Justices PC Ghose and Amitava Roy on February 22 directed that the court’s order on the Sutlej-Yamuna water link...

The Curse of OROP

The faujis are unflinching in their commitment to protect our border. Why then do political parties deny them their due? By Inderjit Badhwar The LoC...
The dilapidated SYL Canal at Ropar, Punjab. Photo: The Indian Express

SYL’s Choppy Waters

While the apex court has ruled in favor of Haryana and not Punjab in the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal dispute, it is sure to...

Cyber Mayhem!

It’s estimated that cybercrime will result in global business losses to the tune of $2 trillion in the next two years. It has already...
Muslim women hold placards in support of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board during a signature campaign in Ahmedabad.

UCC: Code of Controversy

As the center pushes for a Uniform Civil Code, it triggers a storm of protests and conflicting opinions on the timing and intent. It...
(L-R) Former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda on a hunger strike at Jantar Mantar in Delhi earlier this year (Photo: UNI); Many CLU permits were given in the high-value NCR area, particularly Gurgaon, where real estate is booming.

Haryana’s land deals: Hooda’s Nemesis?

The former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda’s deals have divested thousands of poor farmers of their land, and these have now come to haunt...

Stay continues on Jat quota

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has refused to vacate its May 26 stay order on quotas granted by the Haryana government in jobs...

Bill for Jats Stayed

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has cracked down on a bill passed by the Haryana government in March which gave job quotas to this dominant community.

Punjab and Haryana High Court pulls up Centre and NCRB over CNG Pipeline

Punjab and Haryana High Court has slammed the centre and the National Gas Regulatory Board (NCRB) for going slow on the construction of CNG...
jat agitation, jats in haryana, jats, raj dharma, haryana, haryana news

Haryana’s “raj dharma”

A petitioner is seeking contempt proceedings against the state for failing to recover damages in a similar agitation way back in 2010. The high...

Rajnath Singh confirmed today: Haryana had intel on Jat agitation. Read our Special Story:...

The apex court had, in 2015, disagreed with the view that Jats were a backward community and this was earlier stressed in 1997 by...

Education, the Way Forwa­rd…

With the Supreme Court upholding the Haryana Panchayati Raj (Amendment) Act 2015, will it usher in a new crop of competent and progressive leaders?...

Eligibility Crisis

The apex court has stayed the Haryana Panchayati Raj (Amendment) Act, 2015, which laid down minimum qualifications for contesting panchayat polls. Does the new...

Holy Cow

The Maharashtra government has stirred a hornet’s nest by banning cow slaughter. while most states have similar laws, ironically, India is the second largest...

'haryana' - 47 News Results

A bandh over the Yamuna/Photo: twitter/@msisodia

Troubled Waters

Above: A bandh over the Yamuna/Photo: twitter/@msisodia Delhi and Haryana have sparred over water for long, but with bitter rivals ruling in the two states...
Justice AK Sikri

SC asks its retired judge to examine answer scripts of candidates who appeared for...

The Supreme Court on Friday asked its retired judge Justice A K Sikri to examine the answer scripts of candidates who appeared for Haryana...
The Delhi Jal Board has asked that the level in Wazirabad reservoir should not be reduced/Photo: mapio.net

War Over Water

Above: The Delhi Jal Board has asked that the level in Wazirabad reservoir should not be reduced/Photo: mapio.net As the long “lean season” till the...
Supreme Court Photo by anil shakya

SC upholds PLPA, tells Haryana govt No construction on Aravallis

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Haryana government not to implement a new law which amended the century old Punjab Land Preservation Act...
Supreme Court

SC disposes of flats possession matter related to DLF Homes Panchkula

A bench comprising Justices Uday Umesh Lalit and Indu Malhotra has pronounced that the SLP(C) Nos.931 and 939 of 2019 stand disposed of as...
PLPA Amendment: Aravallis in Haryana Stare at Uncertain Future

PLPA Amendment: Aravallis in Haryana Stare at Uncertain Future

Within 7 days of publishing the proposed amendments in the Official Gazette, the Haryana Assembly passed the resolution to amend the Punjab Land Preservation...

Haryana Government Assures High Court To Remove Dangerous Electricity Wires

The Haryana government has assured the Punjab and Haryana High Court that it will take immediate measures to ensure that dangling wires, worn out...
Members of women’s rights organisations protest over the Rewari gangrape in New Delhi/Photo: UNI

Rewari Gang Rape: All Bark, No Bite

Above: Members of women’s rights organisations protest over the Rewari gangrape in New Delhi/Photo: UNI Barely months after the assembly passed a legislation to award...
A Question of Timing

A Question of Timing

Above: Robert Vadra In an effort to put the Congress on the back foot in the run-up to elections to the Lok Sabha and Haryana...
Women

Safety of Women: Better Late Than Never

Above: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced measures to tackle crime against women/Photo: UNI The Manohar Lal Khattar government’s time-bound action plan in...
Tussle Over Chandigarh: An Unrealistic Demand?

Tussle Over Chandigarh: An Unrealistic Demand?

Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh has written to the home minister asking for Chandigarh to be restored to his state. But this is easier...
Punjab and Haryana have been told to ask their police forces to not specify the castes of complainants or the accused/Photo: UNI

Punjab Police Rules: Crime and Caste

Above: Punjab and Haryana have been told to ask their police forces to not specify the castes of complainants or the accused/Photo: UNI The Punjab...
Farmers burn the stubble after harvesting/Photo Courtesy: Greenpeace

Stubble Burning in Punjab and Haryana: Burning Issue

Above: Farmers burn the stubble after harvesting/Photo Courtesy: Greenpeace Since it does not cause smog, the problems caused by smouldering stubble smoke during April-May might...
A file pic of Munak Canal

Haryana govt to Delhi HC: The repair of Munak Canal will be completed by...

Above: A file pic of Munak Canal   The Haryana government on Thursday (May 24) told the Delhi High Court that work has been started...
Missing daughter case in Haryana: Gone Girl

Gone Girl

Above:  The SC took up the missing girl’s matter on humanitarian grounds. The case was heard by a bench of (L-R) CJI Dipak Misra...
Members of Dalit organisations raising slogans during Bharat Bandh over SC/ST issue, in Lucknow on Monday/Photo: UNI

SC/ST Act dilution row: Supreme Court declines urgent hearing of govt’s review petition

Above: Members of Dalit organisations raising slogans during  Bharat Bandh over SC/ST issue, in Lucknow on Monday/Photo: UNI Apex court rejected the centre’s request...
Jat protesters blocking a road demanding reservation in government jobs in Ambala. Photo: UNI

Jat Reservation: Flexing Their Muscles

Above: Jat protesters blocking a road demanding reservation in government jobs in Ambala. Photo: UNI Despite various governments succumbing to pressure tactics by this affluent...
Yamuna in New Delhi (file picture)

SC to hear DJB’s plea which claims that Haryana’s inaction has resulted into drying...

Above: Yamuna in New Delhi (file picture)  ~By Rajesh Kumar Alleging that the Haryana government was responsible for the drying up of the river Yamuna...
Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda (file pic)/Photo: UNI

Building a Case

Above: Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda (file pic)/Photo: UNI With the apex court coming down hard on the acquisition process by the previous...
Delhi Jal Board to NGT: Part of Yamuna has dried up, because Haryana has turned off tap

Delhi Jal Board to NGT: Part of Yamuna has dried up, because Haryana has...

Above: Yamuna in New Delhi   The National Green Tribunal on Thursday (March 15) dealing with the beautification of Yamuna floodplains and the pollution pertaining...
Haryana ordered to release 1049 cusecs of water through 2 canals to Delhi

Haryana ordered to release 1049 cusecs of water through 2 canals to Delhi

Above: Munak Canal/Photo Courtesy: www.indiawaterportal.org The Delhi High Court bench headed by Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal has directed the State of Haryana to...
NGT directs Haryana govt, CPCB to file statement on the report highlighting ammonia content

NGT directs Haryana govt, CPCB to file statement on the report highlighting ammonia content

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday (February 28) dealing with the beautification of Yamuna flood plains and the pollution in and around Yamuna...

NGT seeks time-bound action plan on solid waste disposal

Above: Photo Courtesy Anil Shakya The matter related to the dumping of municipal solid waste near a water body came up again before the...
Ryan-School

Class XI student arrested in Ryan murder case

CBI produces him before Juvenile Justice Board after “confession”, his alleged motive was postponement of school exam In a huge development, CBI has arrested...
Delhi Air Pollution

Pollution regulations kick in, Delhiites advised to wear masks

Diesel generators banned in Delhi, four-fold hike likely in parking charges Diesel generators have been banned, the Badarpur power plant has been shut and...
Lead Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Judicial officers’ recruitment: Exam Paper goes for Rs 1.5 crore

In a shocking case of corruption in a judicial exam in Haryana, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has ordered an FIR and a...
Civil rights activists condemn the mob attacks in the name of cow protection in Chennai. Photo: UNI

Three states asked to nominate officers to check cow protection vigilantism

Above: Civil rights activists condemn the mob attacks in the name of cow protection in Chennai. Photo: UNI The states of Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Haryana...
Gurmeet Ram Rahim on his designer vehicle

Dera Assets: The Fall of an Empire

Above: Gurmeet Ram Rahim on his designer vehicle The stunning arrest of Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim and the assessment of his assets has...
Ram Rahim

Ram Rahim guilty of rape, sentencing on Monday

Above: Self-declared spiritual guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh. Photo: UNI The verdict that all—especially his thousands of followers —have been waiting for is finally out....
Punishing only man for adultery is violative of right to equality, observes SC

SC agrees to review suggestions on validity of khap panchayats

The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice JS Khehar and Justice DY Chandrachud on Monday (August 21) agreed to review suggestions from the amicus...
SC rebukes Punjab govt for prolonging SYL canal issue

SC rebukes Punjab govt for prolonging SYL canal issue

The Supreme Court on Tuesday (July 11) ordered that the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal must be built by both Punjab and Haryana together and while the case...
Aravalli

Aravallis: Landing a Deal

Above: The Aravallis are constantly facing onslaught from builders and the mining mafia. Photo: indiamike.com Government officials are trying to deforest over 52 acres in...
Brief

NGT thrashes clueless official in Kasauli case

When the National Green Tribunal warned on April 26 of a non-bailable warrant against the chairman of the Himachal Pradesh Pollution Control Board, he...
ASG presents shockingly low number for homeless in UP; when probed by SC, says drop the report

Centre calls a meeting on April 20 to settle Sutlej-Yamuna link issue

Supreme Court refuses to add politics, will hear the matter again on April 27 The Sutlej-Yamuna water link canal case drags on at the Supreme...
Sutlej-Yamuna link canal must be built, says SC

Sutlej-Yamuna link canal must be built, says SC

The Supreme Court bench of Justices PC Ghose and Amitava Roy on February 22 directed that the court’s order on the Sutlej-Yamuna water link...

The Curse of OROP

The faujis are unflinching in their commitment to protect our border. Why then do political parties deny them their due? By Inderjit Badhwar The LoC...
The dilapidated SYL Canal at Ropar, Punjab. Photo: The Indian Express

SYL’s Choppy Waters

While the apex court has ruled in favor of Haryana and not Punjab in the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal dispute, it is sure to...

Cyber Mayhem!

It’s estimated that cybercrime will result in global business losses to the tune of $2 trillion in the next two years. It has already...
Muslim women hold placards in support of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board during a signature campaign in Ahmedabad.

UCC: Code of Controversy

As the center pushes for a Uniform Civil Code, it triggers a storm of protests and conflicting opinions on the timing and intent. It...
(L-R) Former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda on a hunger strike at Jantar Mantar in Delhi earlier this year (Photo: UNI); Many CLU permits were given in the high-value NCR area, particularly Gurgaon, where real estate is booming.

Haryana’s land deals: Hooda’s Nemesis?

The former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda’s deals have divested thousands of poor farmers of their land, and these have now come to haunt...

Stay continues on Jat quota

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has refused to vacate its May 26 stay order on quotas granted by the Haryana government in jobs...

Bill for Jats Stayed

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has cracked down on a bill passed by the Haryana government in March which gave job quotas to this dominant community.

Punjab and Haryana High Court pulls up Centre and NCRB over CNG Pipeline

Punjab and Haryana High Court has slammed the centre and the National Gas Regulatory Board (NCRB) for going slow on the construction of CNG...
jat agitation, jats in haryana, jats, raj dharma, haryana, haryana news

Haryana’s “raj dharma”

A petitioner is seeking contempt proceedings against the state for failing to recover damages in a similar agitation way back in 2010. The high...

Rajnath Singh confirmed today: Haryana had intel on Jat agitation. Read our Special Story:...

The apex court had, in 2015, disagreed with the view that Jats were a backward community and this was earlier stressed in 1997 by...

Education, the Way Forwa­rd…

With the Supreme Court upholding the Haryana Panchayati Raj (Amendment) Act 2015, will it usher in a new crop of competent and progressive leaders?...

Holy Cow

The Maharashtra government has stirred a hornet’s nest by banning cow slaughter. while most states have similar laws, ironically, India is the second largest...

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