BJP candidate urges EC to recommend Central rule in Haryana
Sonepat, April 9
Mr Kishan Singh Sangwan, a BJP candidate from Sonepat Lok Sabha seat and the spokesman of the Haryana BJP, today urged the Chief Election Commissioner to recommend the President’s rule in Haryana as Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala had defied the order regarding the shifting of Dr M. S. Malik, Director-General of Police (DGP), Haryana, from the post in view of his wife Mrs Krishan Malik is contesting the Lok Sabha elections on the ruling party Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) ticket from Sonepat.
NCR issues become theme song of sitting MP from Mahendergarh
Gurgaon, April 9
The sitting BJP MP from Mahendergarh parliamentary seat, Mrs Sudha Yadav, who has been again nominated by her party, has decided to take up issues relating to development of Mahendergarh, Rewari and Gurgaon districts during her election campaign.
BJP councillor demands special meeting of MCD New Delhi, April 9
The BJP councillor, Mr Vijender Gupta, in a written letter to the Mayor, Mr Ashok Kumar Jain, demanded a special meeting of the corporation to finalise its stand on the issue of transferring the functions of the MCD as per the report of the Second Delhi Finance Commission. This demand was made after an order of the Lt-Governor for withdrawing of work on eight busy roads from the MCD to the Public Works Department of the NCT government of Delhi.
Faridabad city bus service fails to end commuters' woes
Faridabad, April 9
The city bus service launched last month in the town is still to bring the desired relief to the commuter here. Residents in this densest and the largest populated city of the state have to still depend on private vehicles or the outdated and smoke spewing three wheeler autorickshaws to reach from one spot to another here.
Sahib Singh harps on Sonia’s “foreign origin”
New Delhi, April 9
The BJP candidate in the Outer Delhi parliamentary constituency, Mr Sahib Singh Verma, today addressed meetings in the Mehrauli and Mahipalpur assembly constituencies. His campaign touched
Chattarpur, Bhati Mines, Kishangarh, Ghitorni, Masudpur, Mahipalpur,
Rangpuri, Nangal Devat and Nangal Dairy.
Indo-Pak delegations protest against child labour
|New Delhi, April 9
The civil society organisations, concerned civilians from Pakistan, former bonded child labourers and schoolchildren from Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA) and NGOs from India and Pakistan working for the elimination of child labour, organised a march ‘Peace for Children, Children for Peace’, in the Capital today.
Hundreds of children and adults marched from Ambedkar Stadium to Rajghat where they paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi - the symbol of peace.
Children shout slogans during a march titled “Peace for Children, Children for Peace”. Hundreds of children, adults and a peace delegation from Pakistan under the banner of Youth Initiative for Indo-Pak Peace Building participated in the march to Rajghat to protest against child labour.
— Tribune Photo by Mukesh Aggarwal
JWT takes lion’s share of advertising awards
|New Delhi, April 9
JWT conquered the ninth Delhi Advertising Club Awards function, held at Hotel Ashoka’s Convention Hall on Wednesday evening. The awards ceremony, organised by the Delhi Advertising Club (DAC), honoured the achievements and accomplishments of advertising in more than 32 different categories.
JWT conquered the ninth Delhi Advertising Club Awards function organised by the Delhi Advertising Club (DAC) at Hotel Ashoka’s Convention Hall on Wednesday evening.
This is with reference to your news report, “Private schools: Flourishing small-scale industry?”(NCR Tribune, March 26).
According to the news report, “Most of the schools that have mushroomed recently are not recognised or affiliated to the Board of School Education Haryana or the Central Board of School Education. They
send their students for examinations either through another recognised school or as private candidates.”
WELCOME RAIN. — Photo by Kamal Singh
NDPL announces power shutdown
New Delhi, April 9
The NDPL today announced power shutdown on Saturday and Monday in different areas in North Delhi due to maintenance work at sub-stations in Moti Nagar, Model Town, Civil Lines, Pitampura and