05 Mar 2014
Beijing: China on Wednesday announced a 12.2 percent increase in its defence budget taking the military spending for this year to USD 132 billion, far above India's USD 36 billion.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The government on Thursday notified much-awaited rules for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) that has in its ambit a wide range of activities including livelihood enhancement projects and steps for the benefit of armed forces veterans.
15 Nov 2013
Chandigarh: Under fire over its announcement that charge of senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka's post has been temporarily given to another officer, the Haryana government on Thursday clarified that this will be effective only when he proceeds on poll duty.
27 Oct 2013
Chandigarh: The Haryana government has fixed a target to achieve production of 127.48 lakh tonnes (LT) of wheat during the ongoing rabi season 2013-14 (October-March) as against the production of 113.42 LT last year.
02 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Central government, perhaps for the first time, has given age relaxation to children and dependents of victims of 2002 Gujarat riots in jobs of Intelligence Bureau and CISF.
18 Oct 2013
Chandigarh: Tightening the noose around whistleblower IAS officer Ashok Khemka, Haryana government is preparing a second chargesheet against him for alleged low sale of wheat seeds during his tenure in Haryana Seed Development Corporation as its Managing Director from October 15, 2012 to April 4 this year.
03 Mar 2014
Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Kiev on Tuesday to show support for the Ukrainian government after Russia's intrusion into the country.
22 Feb 2014
Chandigarh: The Haryana Assembly witnessed noisy scenes for a brief period today with opposition INLD and BJP members confronting the state government over various issues, including the cash-for-change of land use (CLU) scam.
04 Mar 2014
New Delhi: A victim of marital sexual abuse cannot be discriminated because she is the wife of the offender and has to be treated as any other rape victim, a Delhi court has observed while denying bail to a man accused of sodomising his pregnant wife.
28 Oct 2013
Chandigarh: The much-awaited expansion of Bhupinder Singh Hooda Cabinet in Haryana will take place on Tuesday with the induction of two ministers, raising the strength of the council of ministers to 14.