Haryana: News

Situated in North India, Haryana was carved out of East Punjab on a linguistic basis in 1966. Chandigarh is the capital of this state along with Faridabad being the most populous city, and Gurgaon being the financial hub of Haryana. Haryana is one of the most economically developed states in the country with the third highest per capita income in India.

07 Apr 2024

Arvind Kejriwal

BJP's concern grows over 165 seats in 8 states: Report 

The Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) may experience electoral shortfalls in eight crucial states, including Maharashtra and several southern regions of India, the Lokmat Times reported.

03 Apr 2024


Nuh violence accused Bittu Bajrangi, out on bail, thrashes man 

Bittu Bajrangi, a self-proclaimed cow vigilante and accused in the Nuh violence case, was captured on video allegedly attacking a man with a stick.

28 Mar 2024


Ashoka University responds after videos show students raising casteist slogans

Ashoka University in Haryana has issued a detailed statement after videos of its students shouting casteist slogans inside the campus flooded social media.

20 Mar 2024


Snake venom case: Elvish Yadav transferred to a high-security cell

YouTuber and Bigg Boss OTT 2 winner, Elvish Yadav, has been relocated from an isolation unit to a high-security cell following his arrest in the snake venom case, according to a report by India TV.

18 Mar 2024


Indians stuck in Russia seek PM's help in video appeal

A group of men from Punjab and Haryana have issued a fresh video plea seeking help from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging they were deceived into enlisting in the Russian Army and engaging in the Ukraine conflict.

14 Mar 2024

Farmers Protest

Farmers' mahapanchayat at Delhi's Ramlila Maidan today, traffic jams likely 

After camping at Delhi's borders for a month, protesting farmers are set to march into the national capital on Thursday to take part in the "Kisan Mazdoor Mahapanchayat" at Ramlila Maidan.

13 Mar 2024

Manohar Lal Khattar

Haryana's new CM Nayab Saini wins floor test

New Haryana Chief Minister Nayab Singh Saini-led government won the floor test in the state assembly with the support of 48 MLAs on Wednesday.

13 Mar 2024

Manohar Lal Khattar

New Haryana CM Saini to prove majority in assembly today

Nayab Singh Saini, who took oath as Haryana's chief minister on Tuesday, will prove his majority in the assembly on Wednesday.

12 Mar 2024

Manohar Lal Khattar

Nayab Singh Saini takes oath as new Haryana CM

State Bharatiya Janata Party chief Nayab Singh Saini was sworn in as the new chief minister of Haryana in Chandigarh on Tuesday evening.

12 Mar 2024

Manohar Lal Khattar

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar resigns amid BJP-JJP alliance crisis

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar tendered his resignation on Tuesday morning after a meeting with Governor Bandaru Dattatreya.

10 Mar 2024

Farmers Protest

Farmers' bodies call nationwide 'rail roko' protest today

Farmers, who resumed marching toward Delhi on March 6, will be holding a nationwide "rail roko" (stop trains) agitation for four hours on Sunday.

06 Mar 2024

Farmers Protest

'Delhi Chalo' march resumes today; police steps up vigil

The farmers are set to resume their "Delhi Chalo" march on Wednesday.

06 Mar 2024


7 Indians from Punjab, Haryana 'tricked' into joining Russian Army

At least seven men from Punjab and Haryana have claimed they were deceived into enlisting in the Russian military to fight in Ukraine while visiting Russia as tourists.

02 Mar 2024

Haryana Police

Haryana: Newborn thrown over wall, found impaled on spiked fence

A newborn boy's lifeless body was reportedly found impaled on a fencing grill in Haryana's Ajronda village on Saturday.

28 Feb 2024


Farmers' protest: Punjab, Haryana battle fuel shortage amid supply crunch

The ongoing farmers' protest has triggered an unprecedented fuel crisis in Punjab and Haryana, with the supply of diesel and cylinder gas severely affected in both states.

26 Feb 2024

Haryana Police

INLD leader's death: BJP leader among 7 named in FIR

Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) Haryana chief Nafe Singh Rathee was shot dead in Jhajjar district's Bahadurgarh on Sunday.

Haryana INLD chief, former MLA Nafe Singh Rathee shot dead

Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) Haryana chief and former MLA, Nafe Singh Rathee, was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on Sunday evening in Bahadurgarh, Jhajjar district, Haryana.

22 Feb 2024

Farmers Protest

Who was Shubkaran Singh: 22-year-old who died during farmers' protest

The death of a 22-year-old Punjab farmer during the "Delhi Chalo" protests has sparked condemnation from farmer leaders.

21 Feb 2024


Farmers' protest resumes today: Traffic restrictions at Delhi, NCR borders

The "Delhi Chalo" farmers' protest march continued on Wednesday, following the failure of four rounds of talks with the Centre.

AAP candidate 'validly elected' mayor: SC on Chandigarh mayoral polls 

In a big win for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the Supreme Court on Tuesday declared its candidate Kuldeep Kumar as the "validly elected" mayor of Chandigarh.

20 Feb 2024

Farmers Protest

'Delhi Chalo' march to resume on Wednesday after talks fail

Farmers participating in the "Delhi Chalo" protest have turned down the Centre's new five-year plan for minimum support prices (MSP).

19 Feb 2024

Farmers Protest

Farmers put protest on hold after Centre proposes MSP plan

The protesting farmers have put their "Delhi Chalo" march on hold after the Centre proposed a new five-year plan for the minimum support price (MSP) for their crops.

16 Feb 2024

Narendra Modi

Everything about the new 28.5-km-long Gurugram Metro project

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Rewari, Haryana, on Friday to lay the foundation stone for various development projects worth over Rs. 9,750 crore.

16 Feb 2024

Farmers Protest

Bharat Bandh today: Farmers to join widespread 'chakka jam'

Several farmers' unions have called for a "Bharat Bandh" on Friday, in solidarity with the "Delhi Chalo" protest march.

15 Feb 2024

Farmers Protest

Gramin Bharat Bandh tomorrow: See what's open and what's closed

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) and central trade unions have announced a Gramin Bharat Bandh nationwide strike on Friday, in solidarity with the farmers' march to Delhi.

14 Feb 2024

Delhi Police

Farmers' protest: Delhi Police issues new traffic advisory

The Delhi Police has strengthened the security measures in the capital and issued fresh traffic restrictions amid the ongoing farmers' protest.

13 Feb 2024


Farmers' protest: Chock-a-block traffic at Delhi's Gurugram, Noida borders 

Vehicular traffic in Delhi was disrupted on Tuesday as farmers began their "Delhi Chalo" protest march.

12 Feb 2024

Delhi Police

Farmers' march: Delhi bans large gatherings until March 12

Delhi on Monday banned large gatherings for a month (until March 12) amid concerns over possible unrest and security issues ahead of farmers' planned protest march on Tuesday.

11 Feb 2024


Delhi: Residents troubled by police's drill ahead of farmers' protest

Residents in parts of Delhi complained of eye discomfort and respiratory ailments on Sunday as a result of the Delhi Police's anti-riot drill in the Yamuna Khadar area.

11 Feb 2024

Farmers Protest

'Delhi Chalo': Security tightened ahead of farmers' protest on Tuesday

Ahead of Tuesday's "Delhi Chalo" march, organized by roughly 200 farmers' unions, authorities are fortifying the national capital by barricading the Delhi-Haryana and Delhi-Uttar Pradesh borders.

08 Feb 2024


Karnataka bans sale, consumption of hookah with immediate effect 

The Karnataka government has imposed a state-wide ban on hookah to protect "public health and youth."

02 Feb 2024


The 37th Surajkund International Crafts Mela 2024 begins today

The highly anticipated 37th Surajkund International Crafts Mela kicked off today, February 2, near Faridabad, showcasing the best of Indian handloom and handicraft traditions.

US: Indian student hammered to death by homeless drug addict

An Indian student was recently hammered to death by a homeless drug addict in Georgia, United States (US).

27 Jan 2024


Delhi top cop's son pushed into canal over dispute: Police

Days after the son of an assistant commissioner of police (ACP) in Delhi went missing, his body was found in Haryana's Munak canal, per IANS.

Cancel flights with over 3-hour delay: DGCA issues guidelines

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has issued standard operating procedures (SOPs) for airlines in response to recent criticism over fog-related flight delays and cancellations at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport.

15 Jan 2024


Gurugram ex-model murder: Victim shot from point-blank range, reveals post-mortem

Former model Divya Pahuja was shot at point-blank range, according to the 27-year-old's post-mortem report.

14 Jan 2024


Delhi: Dense fog returns, zero visibility affects flight, train operations 

Dense fog returned to several places in North India, including the national capital, Delhi, on Sunday, causing zero visibility.

06 Jan 2024


Severe cold wave grips North India, no relief till Tuesday

Delhi and several parts of North India are currently facing harsh cold wave conditions, with temperatures dropping below average.

Key suspect in Karni Sena chief's murder arrested

Ashok Meghwal, the main suspect in the killing of Karni Sena leader Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi, has been arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

01 Jan 2024


Dense fog covers North India, IMD forecasts severe cold wave

Delhi and parts of North India, including Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, and Rajasthan, continued to witness dense fog and chilly weather on Monday, the first day of the year 2024.

14 Dec 2023


Haryana: Nuh violence accused Bittu Bajrangi's brother set on fire

Mahesh Panchal—brother of cow vigilante Bittu Bajrangi—was reportedly set ablaze by a group of men in Faridabad, Haryana, late on Wednesday.

10 Dec 2023

Rajasthan Police

Karni Sena chief murder: 2 shooters, associate arrested from Chandigarh

A joint team of the Rajasthan Police and the Delhi Police Crime Branch has reportedly arrested three persons, including two shooters, in Shri Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena (SRRKS) chief Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi's murder case.