Haryana
Nearly 49% students fail in Haryana as state improves result Nearly 49% students fail in Haryana as state improves result

 

Chandigarh, Nearly 49 per cent of students failed in the Class 10 exams of the Haryana Board of School Education (HBSE) as per the result which was declared on Monday, even as the state authorities claimed that the result had improved marginally.

As per the board, 51.15 per cent of regular candidates or 186,586 out of 364,800 candidates who appeared, passed the examination.

The pass percentage last year was 50.49 per cent

Heat wave conditions engulf Haryana, Punjab Heat wave conditions engulf Haryana, Punjab



Chandigarh, Most parts of Haryana and Punjab reeled under heatwave conditions on Monday with temperatures soaring past the 41 degrees Celsius mark at most places.

Cabinet approves multi-modal logistics hub in Haryana Cabinet approves multi-modal logistics hub in Haryana

 

New Delhi, The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the setting up of an integrated multi-modal logistics hub in Nangal Chaudhary area in Mahendragarh district of Haryana.

The hub will be a part of the 1,504-km High-Capacity Western Dedicated Freight Corridor between Delhi and Mumbai, Law and Information and Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told reporters after the Cabinet meeting.

 Haryana procured 87.21 lakh metric tonnes of wheat Haryana procured 87.21 lakh metric tonnes of wheat


Chandigarh, During the current procurement season, wheat procurement in the Haryana has surpassed all previous records with more than 87.21 lakh metric tonnes of wheat procured by the state agencies this year. In 2012-13, about 87.16 lakh metric tonnes of wheat was procured.

Narrow escape for 50 as Haryana Roadways bus catches fire Narrow escape for 50 as Haryana Roadways bus catches fire

 

Chandigarh, Nearly 50 passengers, including women and children, had a narrow escape after a moving Haryana Roadways bus caught fire on the Sonipat-Rohtak highway on Monday, police said.

The driver of the bus, showing alertness, immediately stopped the bus and asked all passengers to get out.

The bus was completely destroyed in the incident.

Haryana policeman shot dead in bid to free prisoner Haryana policeman shot dead in bid to free prisoner


Chandigarh, Two assailants shot dead a policeman on Monday in Haryana's Bhiwani in a bid to free a prisoner who was being produced in a court there, police said on Monday.

AAP to contest all Haryana seats in 2019 AAP to contest all Haryana seats in 2019

 

Gurugram, The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will contest all 90 Assembly and 10 Lok Sabha seats in Haryana in 2019, a party leader said on Monday.

The elections in Haryana will be fought "on the basis of development works done by the party in Delhi", Aam Aadmi Party convener Naveen Jaihind said.

Wheat procurement in Haryana crosses 50 lakh tonnes Wheat procurement in Haryana crosses 50 lakh tonnes



Chandigarh,  With heavy arrivals in the past 4-5 days, government procuring agencies and traders have purchased over 50.34 lakh tonnes of wheat from farmers in Haryana, a government spokesman said on Thursday.

Cricket coach shot dead in Haryana town Cricket coach shot dead in Haryana town


Chandigarh, A cricket coach was shot dead outside a school in Haryana's Sonipat district on Tuesday, police said.

The incident took place outside the government senior secondary school in Kharkhoda town as the coach Sumit Badhwar was coming out.

Khattar sanctions Rs 1,025 crore for GMDA Khattar sanctions Rs 1,025 crore for GMDA


Gurugram, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday sanctioned Rs 1,025.60 crore for Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) at a meeting here.

Khattar said that many development projects have been sanctioned for this Millennium City.

Haryana orders closure of slaughter houses on March 29 Haryana orders closure of slaughter houses on March 29

 

Chandigarh, The Haryana government has directed the closure of all slaughter houses in the state on March 29 in view of Mahavir Jayanti.

The sale of meat, fish and eggs will also be restricted, state Urban Local Bodies Minister Kavita Jain said on Wednesday.

Haryana discom billing faces cyber attack Haryana discom billing faces cyber attack


Chandigarh, Billing accounts of thousands of electricity consumers in Haryana have been hacked in a cyber attack, a state discom official said on Wednesday.

 Haryana procured 5924235 tonnes of paddy during Kharif season Haryana procured 5924235 tonnes of paddy during Kharif season


Chandigarh, Haryana Government has procured 5924235 tonnes of paddy during Kharif 2017-18 as compared to 5347848 tonnes of paddy procured during last Kharif season. 
This was informed by Additional Chief Secretary, Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department, Mr Ram Niwas while addressing a press conference here today. He said that out of the total procured rice, 39,69,237 tonnes would be delivered to FCI and till date 34,61,646 tonnes rice have already been given to FCI as compared to 3099016 tonnes rice given to FCI during the same period last year.

Chinese company to expand alloy wheel facility in Haryana Chinese company to expand alloy wheel facility in Haryana



Chandigarh, Chinese company Wanfeng Auto Holding Group will double the capacity of two wheeler alloy wheels at its existing plant in Haryana's Rewari district from May with an additional investment of $25 million, it was announced on Wednesday.

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