House tax recovery perks up
Gurgaon, May 1
The Municipal Council authorities are all smiles and perked up. The reason is the local self-governing body’s success in creating a record in Haryana in collection of house taxes in its jurisdiction area in the first month of the new financial year.
SPECIAL FOCUS ON ROHTAK
PGIMS to carry out advanced medical tests soon
Rohtak, May 1
There is a good news for the poor patients of the state who were forced to go to Delhi for certain advanced medical tests or fleeced by various diagnostic labs located in their towns.
MDU teachers’ polls on July 23
Rohtak, May 1
The Maharshi Dayanand University will hold elections of teachers from the university teaching departments for membership of the University Court and the Executive Council on July 23.
DOMINO’S OFFERS JOBS TO CRY CHILDREN: Mr Matt R. Zubradt, Director
of Development, Domino’s International; Mr Arvind Nair, CEO, Domino’s
Pizza India Ltd; Ms Kerri Anne, Chief of Operation, Domino’s India.
Back row: Children from CRY.
Bollywood actor and model Millind Soman and newcomer Natanya Sen accompanied
by Amrish Puri were in the Capital to promote their film, Surya, on Wednesday.
— Photo Anil Sharma
Fall in production of rabi crops upsets grain merchants in Bhiwani
Bhiwani, May 1
The recent fall registered in the production of rabi crops this year has upset the grain merchants here.
Though the mandi administrations has made elaborate arrangements for smooth procurement, the grain merchants are not showing interest in the purchase.
Sonepat farmers honoured under ‘Krishak Uphaar Yojana’
Sonepat, May 1
Mr Mahabir Singh of Siwanka Maal village and Mr Mahinder Singh Malik of Gohana town bagged the first prize of Rs 40,000 each under the ‘Krishak Uphaar Yojana’ in the fifth lucky draw held in the hall of the market committee here yesterday.
Record wheat arrival in Panipat markets
Panipat, May 1
Owing to suitable weather conditions during the harvesting season, the wheat arrivals in different grain markets and purchase centres had reached a record level of 1,96,995 metric tonnes by April 28. Last year’s arrivals during the same period were 1,78,535 metric tonnes.
No ex gratia for Noida labourers
Noida, May 1
There is no provision in Noida Authority for payment of any compensation to the workers though daily wagers are employed in major parts of all Noida Authority works.
If a contract worker or labourer becomes a victim of any accident, there
is no provision to pay ex gratia compensation to him or her under Noida
Panic spreads after ammonia gas leak
Sonepat, May 1
Hundreds of people living in the colonies along the Old DC Road rushed out of their houses in panic following the leakage of ammonia gas from an ice factory in the area.
According to a report, some passersby were reportedly fainted and they
were immediately hospitalised and discharged after the first aid.
Woman dies, 15 hurt as truck hits bus
Ghaziabad, May 1
A woman Kranti Devi (50) was killed and 15 other passengers injured when a mini bus was hit by a truck near Mussori Police Station on Tuesday night.
The injured were rushed to Hira Lal Hospital in Shastri Nagar and Holy Cross Hospital,
8 hurt in clash
Load-shedding on three days
Life term for murderer
New Block Development Officer
Foot and Mouth disease
Vaishya community is unhappy