HC disposes petition on Haryana Sikh Gurdwaras Act
CHANDIGARH : High court disposes petition challenging Haryana legislative assembly’s competence to enact the controversial Haryana Sikh Gurdwaras (Management) Act, 2014, stating that the similar case is pending with the Supreme Court.
Himachal HC reserves judgement on CM's I-T case
By Vijyender Sharma
SHIMLA : The High Court of H.P. today reserved its judgement on the petitions of the Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and his family members challenging transfer the cases relating to investigations into their income tax returns.
New transport policy on the anvil
SHIMLA : The government will formulate a new transport policy to effectively regulate the functioning of private operators and the state road transport corporation will make efforts to secure agency of the Tata Motors for supply of chassis and spare parts.
HC issues notices to CS, Prl Secretary on use of oxytocin in milk
By Vijyender Sharma
SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh High Court today issued notices to Chief Secretary, Principal Secretary (Health), Director of Health Services, Director (Food & Civil Supplies), Drug Controller, HP and the Drug Controller General of India on the issue the use of harmful oxytocin vaccine in milk, fruits and vegetable.
HC issued notics on encroachments in lower bazar area of Shimla
By Vijyender Sharma
SHIMLA : "The High Court of H.P. issued notices to the Chief Secretary, Principal Secretary (Home), Principal Secretary (Revenue), DGP, Commandant Home Guard & Fire Services, D.C. and S.P., Shimla , Municipal Corporation Shimla and the Chief Fire Officer Shimla on the issue of encroachments/overhanging and projections in the lower bazaar area.
Haryana boys sets tournament scoring record against TN
By Balbir Singh
NASHIK : The Madhya Pradesh girls impressed with a huge 79-11 win against Andhra Pradesh, while the Uttar Pradesh boys made easy work of Jharkhand 61-27 on the fifth day of the 41st Sub-Junior National Basketball Championship at the Meenatai Thakare Indoor Stadium here.
USA celebrates "National Christmas Tree Lightning ceremony 2014"
WASHINGTON :The holiday season is a magical time in the USA, where cities all over the country are adorned with festive lights, sparkling decorations and wintry scenes to celebrate the season. The nation’s capital Washington, DC showcases our national spirit with a very special annual tradition, the National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.
The Hong Kong Pulse 3D Light Show
Hong Kong plays host to a fascinating array of exciting events throughout the year. The city is preparing even more for visitors in the coming months to further enhance their in-town experience. They can enjoy some spectacular moments at the harbour front in the form of a 3D light show with exciting audiovisual effects. The Hong Kong Pulse 3D Light Show demonstrates the unique glamour, vibrancy and festive ambience of Asia’s World City.
Special summary revision of Photo Electoral rolls bagins in Punjab
CHANDIGARH: The special summary revision of photo Electoral roll began today in Punjab. The Draft Electoral Roll has been published and can be seen at office of DEO, ERO BLO and Polling Station. The draft electoral roll is also available at website of the CEO Office. (http://ceopunjab.nic.in). Claim and objection in Form 6, 6A, 7, 8 and 8A can be filed with the ERO’s from 15.10.2014 to 10.11.2014 by anyone who has attained the age of 18 as on 01.01.2015.
Congress will form govt in Haryana for third time: Hooda
ROHTAK (HARYANA) : With polling for the assembly elections in Haryana and Maharashtra currently underway, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said here on Wednesday that the Congress Party will form the government for the third time in the state.
October 15 to be holiday in factories
CHANDIGARH: To enable the workmen who are voters of Haryana State working in the Factories situated adjoining area with the State of Haryana, the voter of Haryana working in adjoining area in the State of Punjab may be allowed paid holiday on the day of poll i.e. 15.10.2014, so that the voters of Haryana State working in the Punjab State can able to cast their vote in the General Election to the State Legislative Assembly of Haryana to be held on 15th October, 2014 (Wednesday), the Punjab Government has declared that 15th October, 2014 (Wednesday) shall be the weekly paid holiday for all factories where Wednesday is not close day within the State of Punjab in lieu of their normal weekly holiday.
Assembly polls: Voting begins in Maharashtra and Haryana
CHANDIGARH/MUMBAI : The fate of 1,351 candidates is expected to be decided by 1.63 crore voters in high-stakes multi-cornered contest in Haryana while 4,119 candidates, including former Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan are in the fray on 228 seats of Maharashtra.