Actress Yuvika Chadhury.

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Yuvika Chaudary Arrested For Using 'Casteist Slur'; Out On Interim Bail

Former Bigg Boss contestant, Yuvika Chaudhury was on October 18 arrested by Haryana Police for passing offensive comments against the Scheduled Caste on her social media handle. Reportedly, Yuvika used a 'casteist slur' in her video in May, which went viral on social media. "My client has joined the investigation as per the guidelines given by the High Court and she is on interim bail now," said Chaudhury's lawyer. 

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 05:10 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: yuvika choudhary, Scheduled Castes, India, interim bail, Haryana

Courtesy: The Times Of India

Rainfall in Delhi.

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Raifall To Continue In Delhi-NCR For Few Hours Says IMD

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on October 17 said light to moderate rainfall with thunderstorms will continue for the next two hours in Delhi, Noida, and Ghaziabad. The department also issued alerts for the showers over different cities in Haryana and Uttar Pradesh region. Reportedly, the rainfall will help to improve Delhi's air quality which has become 'very poor' due to stubble burning in the neighbouring states. 

Sun, 17 Oct 2021 - 10:25 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: IMD, Thunderstorm, rainfall, NCR, Haryana

Courtesy: Zee News

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim.

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CBI Court Declares Gurmeet Ram Rahim, 4 others Guilty In Murder Case

Dera Sacha Sauda (DSS) chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim and four others have been declared guilty on October 8 by the special CBI court in connection with the murder of former Dera manager Ranjit Singh. Reportedly, Singh was murdered in the premises of DSS in 2002. However, CBI will declare the quantum of the sentence on October 12. Notably, Gurmeet is already in jail for the last 20 years.

Fri, 08 Oct 2021 - 01:00 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Panchkula, Dera Sacha Sauda, CBI, sentence, Haryana

Paddy Procurement

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Centre To Begin Paddy Purchase In Punjab and Haryana From Oct 3

Centre, on October 2, decided to start procurement in Punjab and Haryana from October 3. Haryana CM Manohar Lal said, “at many places, protests have been organised demanding early procurement. I hope that the farmers will now stop their protest”. Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi also said the Centre has allowed the State to start paddy procurement from October 3.

Sun, 03 Oct 2021 - 02:04 PM / by Harsh V Singh

Tags: Haryana, Punjab, charanjit singh channi, Manohar Lal Khattar

Courtesy: The Hindu

A man eating Pan Masala

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Govt Extends Ban On Gutkha & Pan Masala Till Sept 2022: Haryana

Haryana government has decided to extend the ongoing ban on the sale and manufacture of gutkha and pan masala for another year, starting from September 7, to continue till September 2022. Reportedly, the government took the decision in the wake of COVID-19 infection as it wants to stop people from spitting in public places. The order also allowed the authorities to take legal action against violators. 

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 - 10:01 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Covid-19, Spit, Haryana, Pan Masala, Gutkha, Ban

Courtesy: Zee News

Protesting Farmers Refused To Attend Meeting Convened By Haryana Government

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Protesting Farmers Refused To Attend Meeting Convened By Haryana Govt

The protesting farmers have refused to attend a meeting to be convened on September 19 by the Haryana government to discuss the opening of border passage to Delhi. Since November 2020, farmers near the Singhu and Tikri border have been blocking the highway (NH-44) in protest of the new agricultural laws enacted by the center. Besides, farmers blamed Delhi police for obstructing access to the city's highways through barricading.

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 01:58 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Farmers, Haryana, Highway, NH-44, Central laws, Agriculture bills

Courtesy: NDTV

Flipkart Warehouse

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Flipkart To Launch 'Flipkart Quick'; Now Operating In Major Cities

Owing to the growing customer demand, Walmart-owned Flipkart in a statement informed that five new warehouses are under development in Haryana and Hyderabad. The move will ensure faster delivery and better capabilities to support thousands of sellers, MSMEs, farmers, creating around 12,000 job opportunities. However, Flipkart plans to introduce hyperlocal service 'Flipkart Quick' to over 200 cities by 2022, currently, operating in Kolkata,… read-more

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 02:24 PM / by Athira Chandran

Tags: Flipkart, warehouse centre, Hyderabad, Haryana, Walmart India

Courtesy: Money Control

A social worker counselling physically challenged kid

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Teachers In Ambala Educate Disabled Kids At Home Amid COVID-19

In an attempt to educate physically challenged children amid the COVID-19 at home, the Ambala Education department with16 teachers visits ''once a week'' to these children's houses. During the visit, teachers help them in their studies and counsel them on how to take bathe, put on their clothes, etc. However, a teacher said ''it's a pleasure to meet these kids'' but "sometimes they face problems with alcoholic parents".

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 10:22 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Physically Challenged, Education, Physically Disabled Students, Haryana

Courtesy: ANI

Farmers protesting

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Haryana Extends Ban On Internet In Karnal: Farmers' Protest

Haryana government on September 7 decided to extend the temporary ban on mobile internet and SMS services in Karnal district following the farmers' "non-stop" protest against the administration's "lathi-charge" on August 28. Reportedly, the farmers demanded an FIR against those 'who ordered the lathi-charge'. ''We've captured the gate of mini secretariat...it's up to the government now as to when they want to talk,'' said Rakesh Tikait. 

Wed, 08 Sep 2021 - 12:16 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Indian Farmers, agriculture bill, Haryana, Karnal

Courtesy: ANI

Taekwondo Player Aruna Tanwar

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Aruna Tanwar Becomes First India Paralympic Player To Compete Tokyo

Indian Taekwondo-player Aruna Tanwar has qualified for the quarter-finals of the Tokyo Paralympics on September 2. Tanwar wins over the game against Serbia's Danijela Jovanovic by 29-9 in the women K44-49kg category. Besides, with the wild card admission at the Tokyo Paralympic Games, Tanwar becomes the first Indian to compete in the multi-para sport event in a long time. 

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 10:30 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, Haryana, Taekwondo, Aruna Tanwar

Courtesy: Ani News