Monday, Sep 26, 2022



Sonali Phogat murder case: Amid rumours and intrigue, family comes to terms with loss of their 'brightest' star

September 11, 2022 12:47 pm

A letter from Hisar, Rohtak, Haryana: Looking for Sonali Phogat -- the local girl who made TikTok videos and dabbled in acting while setting her sights on politics

Hundreds attend last rites of DSP mowed down by truck in Nuh; Haryana govt orders judicial probe

July 22, 2022 5:39 am

Hundreds, including those from nearby villages, relatives, friends, and police officers from the state, turned up to bid farewell to DSP Singh who was allegedly mowed down by a dumper truck during a raid to check illegal mining in Nuh district earlier this week.

Hisar power plant clash: Six days after farmer’s death, villagers yet to cremate body

July 15, 2022 8:52 am

Suresh Koth, a farmer leader, said they have decided to cremate the farmer's body (Dharampal) only after the four villagers – who were arrested in connection with the July 8 clash – are released from the jail.

Hisar power plant fly ash-sale clashes: Talks successful; protesting villagers agree to lift dharna and cremate body

July 14, 2022 7:03 am

After a mahapanchayat, attended by senior farmer leaders, including Rakesh Tikait and Gurnam Singh Chaduni, the agitators had decided to put the body of the farmer, who died during the clashes, on a local road while announcing an indefinite dharna there in case their demands were not met.

Haryana’s Narnaund clash: Farmers’ siege continues at Hisar, ‘gherao’ of Hansi SP’s office today

November 08, 2021 3:47 am

The farmers are demanding withdrawal of an FIR registered against farmers in connection with a protest against BJP Rajya Sabha MP Ram Chander Jangra on November 5.

Haryana cops crack kidnapping case in 90 minutes; arrest eight

July 26, 2021 9:24 pm

The incident came to light when a relative of one of the victims filed a complaint with the Agroha police station in Hisar, stating that his brother-in-law had been abducted and the perpetrators were demanding a ransom of Rs 50 lakh for his release.

Hisar emerges as new epicentre of farmer agitation in Haryana

May 18, 2021 7:15 am

A feeling is growing among the agitator farmers that the BJP-JJP leaders, “who had restricted their movements following the warning of agitators, are now trying to increase their activities after the imposition of Covid restrictions”.

Farmers clash with police at Khattar event, dozens injured

May 17, 2021 7:13 am

On Sunday, as the Chief Minister landed around 10 am in Hisar, farmers who have been sitting for months in protest against the three farm laws at a toll plaza in Mayyar, started marching towards the open ground venue at OP Jindal

2 including suspended labour inspector held for cheating Panchkula man of Rs 4L on pretext of offering govt job

February 01, 2021 4:42 am

The accused were identified as Ram Mahar, 41, suspended labour inspector, and Praveen Kumar, 23, both residents of Hisar.

Hisar admin launches drive help domestic helps left jobless by pandemic

October 15, 2020 12:20 am

Under the initiative, domestic workers will be made aware about their legal rights available under domestic violence Act. They will also be told regarding legal provisions meant to check sexual harassment at workplace, laws for equal wages and minimum wages.


Sant Rampal, Asaram, Nithyananda: Babas on the wrong side of law

November 22, 2014 3:09 pm

While 'Godman' Rampal is another controversial baba behind the bars. Here is a rewind of the controversial 'Godmen' on the wrong side of the Law.


Jat quota row: Agitation continues in Haryana

February 19, 2016 7:01 am

Rohtak, Feb 19 (ANI): The protests by Jat community on Friday disrupted road and rail traffic in the Rohtak-Jhajjar region, the epicenter of the protests, besides Bhiwani, Sonipat and Hisar. The protestors have blocked roads at many places and trucks were seen stranded near the Rohtak Bypass. Following clashes during an agitation by the Jat community for reservation, mobile internet services have been blocked in Haryana's Rohtak district as the protests enters the sixth day. The talks between community leaders and the government failed to break the deadlock, banning assembly of five or more persons.