Trader-buyer nexus robs farmers of MSP
Sonepat, April 20
While the mandis in the city and elsewhere in the district are choked with wheat arrivals, a nexus between traders and buyers has reportedly become active cornering a huge profit which otherwise must have gone to the farmers.
Three cops hurt in clash over harvesting
Panipat, April 20
Bloody clashes over the harvesting of wheat crop on the “disputed land” on the Haryana-Uttar Pradesh border have begun. In the first clash of the season, three police personnel, who went to a disputed land between Mirzapur village in Panipat district and Sapat village of Muzaffarnagar district in UP on Friday to help the officials in harvesting the crop, were hurt.
Jhajjar experiment in empowering people a success
Jhajjar, April 20
How to tackle the problem of absenteeism among the government employees and their lack of interest in discharging their duties? Make them accountable to the public they are supposed to serve.
What is wrong with our government offices?
During the recent month-long strike by the state government employees and teachers in Kerala, Chief Minister A. K. Antony remarked that the people would not miss much if the government offices remained closed for a month or longer.
Salvage your soul after a holy dip in Hardwar
|With the beginning of the Hindu New Year, it is one of the best times to visit the holy spot, Hardwar, which is the sacred source of the most pious rivers, the Ganga and Yamuna.
According to the legend, Prince Bhagirath performed penance here to salvage the souls of his ancestors who had perished due to Sage Kapila’s curse.
Devotees taking a holy dip in the Ganga during the Kumbh Mela.
- Har ki Pauri
- Sapt Sarovar
- Mansa Devi temple
- Chandi Devi temple
- Maya Devi temple
- Daksha temple
- Ardh Kumbh &
- Kavand mela
Power generation fails to meet target
Faridabad, April 20
The actual addition of power generation during the ninth plan had been a mere 48 per cent of the target. This was stated in a report submitted by the PHD Chambers of Commerce and Industry
(PHDCCI), after a snapshot survey of the power sector.
3 held for forging licences
Faridabad, April 20
The police have arrested three persons on charges of preparing ‘fake’ driving licences. A large number of prepared licences, stamps, ration card copies, learner licences and other related documents have been recovered from their possession.
- Old man killed
- Truck looted
Students recover from food poisoning
Rewari, April 20
All the 46 students of the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Naichana (about 15 km from here), who were taken ill after eating lunch on Thursday, have recovered, according to official information.