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.
Haryana Roadways employees call off strike
CHANDIGARH : Haryana Roadways employees on Monday called off their strike against the government’s move to grant route permits to private bus operators, after their talks with state transport minister Aftab Ahmed on Monday morning.
SAD(A) hails Hooda for HGPC, declares its support for polls
CHANDIGARH : The Haryana unit of Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) expressed gratitude to Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda for realizing “long pending demand” of Sikhs by giving them the right to manage the state’s shrines by enacting a separate Haryana Gurudwara Sikh Management Act-2014 and has decided to extend full support to him for the forthcoming assembly polls.
PWD Division at Medical College Tanda along with the staff required
By Vijyender Sharma
SHIMLA : As per the suggestions and objections invited by the Government from the general public, the Cabinet in its meeting held here today decided to withdraw the H.P. Town and Country Planning (Amendment) Ordinance, 2014, and deliberated upon bringing a revised ordinance instead. The Cabinet also approved the updated H.P. Town and Country Planning Rules, 1978 so as to make these compatible to present requirements and functional convenience.
Himachal selected for implementation of ABPS
By Vijyender Sharma
SHIMLA : The Government of India has selected Himachal Pradesh as a pilot State for implementation of Aadhar Based Payment System (ABPS) to MGNREGA workers with effect from 2nd October, 2014.
International Citizens of the Year Award for Mayor Ballard and Winnie
By Balbir SinghINDIANAPOLIS : Mayor Greg and First Lady Winnie Ballard received the International Center's prestigious International Citizens of the Year Award, The award honors individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the globalization of Indiana in business, culture, education, government, medicine, media, research, sports, or community service.
Ebola orphans 3,700 children in West Africa
GENEVA : At least 3,700 children in West Africa have seen one or both parents die because of the Ebola epidemic, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said, and many are being rejected by surviving relatives out of fear of infection.
Hong Kong Wine & Dine festival along with a wide spectrum of seasonal food
On Your Marks for the Best Autumn Culinary Tour
Hong Kong Wine & Dine Festival along with a Wide Spectrum of Seasonal Food
Hong Kong : Hong Kong is best known as a culinary haven for food connoisseurs, who can sample a plethora of flavours from around the world. Chefs and restaurateurs are keen to cater to the discerning taste buds in this city. There’s everything from delicious wonton noodles and flaky egg tarts, to indulgent hamburgers and steaks, perfectly steamed fish and flavourful abalone, as well as signature dishes prepared by Michelin-starred chefs.
808 file nominations for Haryana polls
CHANDIGARH : As many as 808 candidates have filed their nominations for the Oct 15 Haryana assembly elections with over 500 submitting their papers on the penultimate day Friday, an election official said.
Shiromani Akali Dal names candidates for Haryana Polls
CHANDIGARH : The Shiromani Akali Dal today declared the names of its candidates for two seats in the ensuing elections to the Legislative Assembly of Haryana in which the party is contesting in alliance with Indian National Lok Dal.
Balkaur Singh Kalanwali is SAD-INLD candidate from Kalanwali seat in Haryana
CHANDIGARH : The Shiromani Akali Dal President and Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal today announced Balkaur Singh Kalanwali former SGPC member as the SAD-INLD candidate for the Kalanwali (reserve) seat in Haryana Vidhan Sabha elections scheduled to be held on October 15th, 2014. This was disclosed in a statement released from the party head office here today.