Haryana Cong leader clamours for workers’ rights
Rewari, May 2
The Rewari District Masons and Labourers Union organised a special convention on May Day here on Thursday. It was attended by several hundred masons and labourers from various parts of the district.
Activists demand release of abducted minor girl
Sonepat, May 2
Large number of activists of different trade unions, including CITU, UTUC (Lanin Sarni), Bhatta Vikas Manch and Janwadi Mahila Samiti staged a protest march in the town on Thursday evening and submitted a memorandum to the Deputy Commissioner and Superintendent of
Police demanding the immediate release of an abducted minor girl of a brick kiln worker, identified as Bhanwar Singh, working at Gayatri Bhatta Company at village Nahri in Sonepat district.
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and Health Minister Dr A. K. Walia during the inauguration of a special ward at Lok Nayak Hospital in the Capital on Friday.
— Tribune Photo
A deserted Parliament Street branch of the State Bank of India during the one-day bank strike in the Capital on Friday.
— Tribune Photo Mukesh Aggarwal
May Day cry: Do care for labour laws
Sonepat, May 2
Like previous years, this May Day on Thursday was observed by the activists of various trade unions who raised slogans and organised rallies against the government and factory management, and submitted memorandums of their demands to the authorities in the district.
Farmers sit on dharna for
Noida/Bulandshahar, May 2
The farmers of Kisan Sabha, Bulandshahar, sat on dharna against the delay in the disposal of wheat crops and payment of dues of sugarcane.
UP farmer wins
Faridabad, May 2
“The scheme was for the farmers of Haryana, but one of the winners is from the neighboring state of UP. Hard to believe! But it is so, according to the results declared by the Haryana State Agriculture Marketing Board, here yesterday.
16 people injured
in bus accident
New Delhi, May 2
Sixteen people, including the driver and the conductor of a private bus plying between Sarai Kale and Ghaziabad, were injured when it collided with a tree while making a U turn near Chandgi Ram Akhara this morning. The injured were admitted to the Trauma Centre.
Samiti threatens agitation
Rohtak, May 2
The members of the Haryana Karamchari Sanyukta Sangharsh Samiti have threatened to go on a strike on May 21 if their demands, including that of adjustment of the retrenched employees of Haryana State Minor Irrigation and Tubewell Corporation (HSMITC) to other departments, were not conceded.
DELHI IN PARLIAMENT
Action plans making no difference to Yamuna
New Delhi, May 2
There has been no improvement of the water quality of the Yamuna river along the Capital despite a series of action plans and enormous funds allocated for cleaning the Yamuna river, the Rajya Sabha was told today. It was pointed out that Yammuna Action Plan Phase I had not resulted into an appreciable improvement of the water quality.
Man shot dead in mysterious circumstances
Ghaziabad, May 2
A man was reportedly shot dead in Shahpur Chaudhry village under Garh Muktesshwar Police Station in mysterious circumstances at 11: 30 pm on Thursday night.
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