Protest march by Sena against vandalism
Gurgaon, November 28
The district unit of the Shiv Sena today took out a procession in protest against large-scale vandalism and arson by an assembly of people who had gathered to offer namaz on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr in Udoog Vihar area last Wednesday.
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Most ZSB secretaries’ posts are lying vacant
Jhajjar, November 28
Most of the posts of secretaries in the Zila Sainik Boards (ZSB) in the state are lying vacant, which is adversely affecting the work in the offices. The state government has already abolished the posts of the assistant secretaries and now the ZSB are being run by the clerks.
Sonepat continues to suffer water pangs
Sonepat, November 28
The drinking water supply and the sewerage in the entire city of Sonepat are plagued with a plethora of problems.
According to a report, despite several protests made to the authorities concerned from time to time, the residents of Mohalla Kalan and its adjoining areas continue to get the supply of the contaminated water for the past seven or eight months.
Three billion people are devoid of basic facilities: Jagmohan
Noida, November 28
Three billion people are still deprived of basic facilities, the Union Minister of Tourism and Culture, Mr Jagmohan said. Our Parliament is going astray from its purpose and has been reduced to the level of meaningless discussions.
Draw for allotment of Noida plots in December
Noida, November 28
The draw for the allotment of plots under the Noida Residential Scheme 2003 will be taken out during the first week of December, it is learnt. According to Noida Authority sources the forms of the applicants are being processed these days.
Unauthorised workshops on main arteries create traffic hazardsSonepat, November 28
Unauthorised makeshift workshops and parking encroachments on the
Sonepat-Bahalgarh, Sonepat-Gohana, Sonepat-Rohtak and other main roads, especially the telephone exchange and the railway roads, have created a serious traffic hazard on these busy roads in this city which is a district headquarters.
|The Indian cricket team’s poor and lackluster
performance in the final of the triangular series against
Australia in the Eden Gardens before a massive crowd of about
1,25,000 on November 18 has once again proved that the Indian
team consists mostly of paper tigers, especially when they are
pitted against formidable rivals in finals.
Slice of life. Photo by Kamal Singh
Faridabad, November 28
The employees of the Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam
(DHBVN), who are opposed to the policies of contractual system in the department, have claimed that round-the-clock power supply at reduced rates could be realised if the state government give up the privatisation of the department in the present manner.
DSGMC announces anniversary dates
New Delhi, November 28
The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee today announced the birth anniversary of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji would be observed on January 5 instead of December 27 this year, the martyrdom day of Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib on December 24, 2004, and the birth anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji would be celebrated on November 26, 2004. This is according to the Nanak Shahi calendar, a spokesman of the DSGMC said.
Two die as bus
dashes against truck
Sonepat: Two persons died and five other were injured, two of them seriously, in a road accident on the GT road near Rai this morning when a Haryana Roadways bus dashed against a truck. The seriously injured have been referred to a trauma centre in Delhi and the police have registered a case.