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Hope fades for Ishwar

Tuesday 1 October '13

Fear and desperation gripped 51-year-old Ishwar Kalia as he limped on his crutch to the hospital where his son Satyam was killed.
HP sand, gravel reaches Punjab via Panchkula

Sunday 18 August '13

Illegal sand mining: Heavy fines no detterant
Passengers risking lives to board buses at highway

Sunday 11 August '13

Officials say traffic has been diverted following HC orders to avoid congestion at market area
PMC: Cross-voting counts in elections to senior deputy mayor, deputy mayor

Tuesday 6 August '13

Elected members of political parties resorted to cross-voting during elections to the posts of senior deputy mayor and deputy mayor of the Panchkula Municipal Corporation here on Monday
Panchkula Sector 20 flower market wilting due to neglect

Monday 29 July '13

Promised state-of-the-art facilities by government, vendors instead left to operate from dusty makeshift booths
Bunked class to swim in Ghaggar, hours later body fished out

Thursday 25 July '13

His eyes were moist as he saw the rescue operations. Army personnel trudged through the gushing waters of Ghaggar river to fish out his son’s body.
Haryana to follow Gujarat model for faster HSRP issuance

Sunday 21 July '13

With the work on issuing the high security number registration plates (HSRPs) moving at a snail’s place in want of computerised details of the vehicles, the Haryana government is set to hire a private...
Panchkula mayor vows to provide corruption-free development

Saturday 6 July '13

Panchkula Mayor, Upinder Ahluwalia, has risen from the ranks slowly.
Panchkula real estate market sees slump

Tuesday 25 June '13

The real estate market in Panchkula is in a deep recession, the worst in recent history, with a number of properties registered with the government showing a decline in value and private developers st...
Pinjore centre identifies 8 zones in country for releasing vulture

Monday 24 June '13

Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) that maintains Asia’s largest vulture breeding and rescue centre in Pinjore — named last month as Jatayu Conservation and Breeding Centre — has identified eight v...
HMT tractor unit under scanner for ‘fudging’ production stats

Sunday 23 June '13

The tractor manufacturing unit of public sector company HMT in Pinjore, Haryana has come under the scanner for recurring operational losses
HMT tractor unit under scanner for ‘fudging’ output stats

Sunday 23 June '13

The tractor manufacturing unit of public sector company HMT in Pinjore has come under the scanner for recurring operational losses and its management is being investigated for allegedly fudging produc...
Agri Dept recruitment scam: Accused is an MBA

Wednesday 19 June '13

The police investigation in the case of Agriculture Department recruitment racket has found that one of the three youths allegedly involved in the case has an MBA degree
‘Mahalkar part of Malegaon and Mecca Masjid blasts’

Thursday 13 June '13

The identity of one of the four persons who planted the bombs in the Samjhauta Express, Ramesh Venkat Mahalkar, was disclosed
Accused activated bombs at Delhi station dorm: NIA

Thursday 13 June '13

Supplementary chargesheet filed by the NIA on Wednesday before a local court against Rajender Chaudhary, prime accused in the Samjhauta blast case
Panchkula lends Rs 15,793-crore loans in 2012-13, ranked second in state

Wednesday 12 June '13

The district of Panchkula is among the few places of the state which has seen a whopping amount of over Rs 14,000 crore being raised as deposits by banks.
Finance Ministry pulls up Haryana over loan disbursal

Tuesday 11 June '13

The state of Haryana has failed to meet the target given by the central government’s Finance Ministry to disburse loans for educational purposes to students.
Panchkula DCP disbands CIA within a week of its creation

Monday 10 June '13

The investigation agency was named as CIA II and its constitution was ordered only earlier this week.
Haryana runs into DBT hurdle, 7.7 lakh families with no bank accounts in state

Thursday 6 June '13

In what could make it difficult for Haryana to roll out the Centre’s flagship direct benefits transfer (DBT) scheme, over 7.7 lakh families in the state do not have bank accounts.
Broken roads, water shortage, power cuts drive Panchkula residents out to vote for change

Monday 3 June '13

In this dusty place dotted with high-rise buildings, broken roads are common.

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