16 May 2012
Haryana’s Women and Child Development Minister Geeta Bhukkal on Tuesday said that it is mandatory for the organisations engaged in the welfare of needy and deprived children. The minister said that whether it be a government or a voluntary organisation, they must get registered under the Juvenile Justice Act, 2000 and the Orphanages and Other Charitable Homes Act, 1960.
22 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The decision of Mother Teresa's orphanages not to offer children for adoption over ideological differences with the new adoption guidelines has kicked off a debate whether single parents should be allowed to adopt a child with Women and Child Development Ministry not willing to bend the revised rules.
22 Aug 2016
New Delhi: A medium intensity earthquake measuring 3.5 on Richter scale hit Haryana on Monday, with tremors being felt in the national capital and neighbouring areas too.
29 Oct 2016
Kurukshetra: A pall of gloom descended on the native village of Army jawan Mandeep, who was killed by terrorists in Macchil sector in Jammu and Kashmir yesterday.
27 Jul 2016
Chandigarh: Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij today claimed the state government had no control over the activities of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre at Rai in Sonipat even as the state police has been asked to complete its probe into the doping scandal surrounding wrestler Narsingh Yadav.
16 Jul 2016
Chandigarh: Haryana government will issue 'soil health cards' to all farmers in Panchkula and Panipat districts by October.
24 Aug 2016
Chandigarh: A rousing state reception was accorded by the Haryana government to the Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik after she arrived this morning from Rio de Janeiro.
24 Jun 2014
Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Tuesday directed the state government to furnish by July 2 the details of investigation conducted by police so far in the case relating to bringing of over 500 children from Jharkhand, Bihar and West Bengal meant for orphanages in the state.
07 Sep 2016
New Delhi: In an apparent snub to music composer Vishal Dadlani, the Supreme Court on Wednesday asked him to approach the high court in order to prevent his arrest in connection with the case against him over his criticism of Jain monk Tarun Sagar.
01 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The NIA suspects three low-intensity blasts in Haryana this year were the handiwork of a single person conducted as part of a 'dry run' ahead of a possible terror attack.