Articles about Karnal

Haryana standoff ends as government orders probe into Karnal incident

11 Sep 2021

Haryana standoff ends as government orders probe into Karnal incident

A week-long standoff between farmers and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government in Haryana ended today after the fourth round of discussions.

Karnal Kisan Mahapanchayat: Talks fail again; farmers plan permanent protest

08 Sep 2021

Karnal Kisan Mahapanchayat: Talks fail again; farmers plan permanent protest

Farmers protesting against the agricultural laws in Haryana have threatened a prolonged agitation in Karnal, alleging inaction by authorities in the matter of police excess on demonstrators on August 28.

Karnal Kisan Mahapanchayat: Farmers march toward mini-secretariat as talks fail

07 Sep 2021

Karnal Kisan Mahapanchayat: Farmers march toward mini-secretariat as talks fail

Talks between 11 farmer leaders and the Karnal administration remained inconclusive on Tuesday, farmer leaders said.

'Incorrect choice of words': Haryana CM on "smash heads" remark

30 Aug 2021

'Incorrect choice of words': Haryana CM on "smash heads" remark

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today said that an IAS officer's remarks to "crack the heads" of the protesting farmers were not right.

Uttarakhand: Man arrested for posing as sadhu, duping jeweler's wife

12 Jul 2021

Uttarakhand: Man arrested for posing as sadhu, duping jeweler's wife

A conman masquerading as a sadhu was arrested in Uttarakhand's Rishikesh for allegedly duping a jeweler's wife of cash and jewelry worth around Rs. 1.75 crore, police said on Monday.

5-year-old dies after falling into borewell. BJP MLA blames parents

04 Nov 2019

5-year-old dies after falling into borewell. BJP MLA blames parents

Another day, another innocent life lost due to killer borewell.

Karnal: Several injured while protesting against death of ITI student

13 Apr 2019

Karnal: Several injured while protesting against death of ITI student

The death of an Industrial Training Institute (ITI) student in Karnal, Haryana, on Thursday, led to a violent protest near the institute by agitated students yesterday.

Celebrating Kalpana Chawla, 16 years after her death

01 Feb 2019

Celebrating Kalpana Chawla, 16 years after her death

Seven astronauts were killed today 16 years ago, after their space shuttle disintegrated on entering the Earth's atmosphere, 16 minutes away from landing. Kalpana Chawla, the first woman of Indian-origin to space-travel, was one of them.

CBSE deploying metal detectors at JEE exam-centers to check cheating

25 Mar 2018

CBSE deploying metal detectors at JEE exam-centers to check cheating

The CBSE is going hi-tech to check cheating. In the JEE Main scheduled on April 8, it will deploy metal detectors at centers.

In Haryana boards, cellphones inside hollow cardboard, Bluetooth-device in turban

19 Mar 2018

In Haryana boards, cellphones inside hollow cardboard, Bluetooth-device in turban

Left red-faced after widespread reports of mass cheating in successive board exams, the Haryana education board has upped security this time.

Celebrating Kalpana Chawla, 15 years after her death

01 Feb 2018

Celebrating Kalpana Chawla, 15 years after her death

Seven astronauts were killed today 15 years ago, after their space shuttle disintegrated on entering the Earth's atmosphere, 16 minutes away from landing. Kalpana Chawla, the first woman of Indian-origin to space-travel, was one of them.