BSP has joined hands with Hindutva forces: Paswan
Panipat, July 18
Accusing the NDA alliance partners of being anti-Dalit, the president of the Lok Janshakti Party, Mr Ram Vilas
Paswan, today announced the party would gherao Parliament on July 21 to highlight the “atrocities being committed against Dalits” and seek justice for them.
‘BJP, Cong misleading people on statehood’
New Delhi, July 18
The Third Front believes that complete statehood for the national Capital is not likely to be provided anytime soon, and that attempts by the Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee
and the Delhi unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party to raise the issue was a charade to woo the electorate ahead of the Assembly elections.
TOPSY-TURVY. — Photo Kamal Singh
Crime under control even as cops cope with poor infrastructure
Sonepat, July 18
Despite the shortage of police force the crime situation is described as fully under control in this city and elsewhere in the district.
The Superintendent of Police, Mr Paramjit Singh Ahlawat, and other subordinate officials are making concerted efforts to maintain the law and order situation and curb the activities of the criminals and other anti-social elements.
Officials forget their lessons in rainwater harvesting
Faridabad, July 18
The monsoon has been kind to the region so far, but lakhs of gallons of rain and storm water have been going waste. A large quantity of excess water, which ought to have passed on directly to recharge layers underground, has been going waste.
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With onset of monsoon, threat of floods looming over
Jhajjar, July 18
With the onset of monsoon and good rainfall recorded so far contrary to the predictions of the Meteorological Department which forecast a below normal monsoon, the threat of floods is looming large over some vulnerable areas of the district.
I was enjoying the fifth day of my vacations after my Board exams, when suddenly the phone bell rang. It was one of my friends who advised me to join a coaching class. I was flabbergasted to hear this and it seemed to me as if tuitions have become an icon of essential education these days.
Even the parents these days are positive about the concept of
tuitions. One can see a satisfactory countenance on their face if
their child is taking tuition from the best tutor in their locality.
ON A FRIENDLY TURF. — Photo Kamal Singh
Harassed commuters want train to be restarted from New Delhi
Satta centres near school, bus terminus
Hats off to Sania Mirza
A cheque of Rs two lakh being presented by Mrs Urmila Jain on behalf of the NTPC to Vidya, an NGO involve in empowerment of the underprivileged in the Capital on Friday.
Guru’s birth anniversary celebration
New Delhi, July 18
The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee is celebrating the birth anniversary of Guru Harkrishan on July 23 at the Gurdwara Rakab
Special shabad kirtan will be organised for the occasion from July 21 at Gurdwara Bangla Sahib and Sis
Governor asked to postpone EC meeting
Rohtak, July 18
Political parties and prominent educationists have criticised the decision of Maharshi Dayanand University to hold the executive council meeting two days before the election of teachers’ representatives to the EC.
Man held for stealing TV