updated 12:07 PM UTC, Jun 27, 2017

A women's wrestling revolution in Haryana

Sunday, 10 August 2014 20:02
Balali (Haryana): The dusty village of Balali in Haryana, barely 10 km from the national capital, was not too long ago up in arms when three sisters from the Phogat family took to wrestling, saying it was against local tradition.…

'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' tax free in Haryana too

Monday, 29 July 2013 17:28
New Delhi: After Maharashtra, Delhi, Goa and Madhya Pradesh, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" has been made tax free in Haryana. The filmmaker wants the Milkha Singh biopic to reach every nook and corner of the country.The film, a…

Punjab, Haryana ban movie 'Sadda Haq'

Saturday, 06 April 2013 08:44
Chandigarh, April 5 (IANS) Slated to be released Friday, Punjabi film "Sadda Haq" became a non-starter in cinema halls across Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh after authorities in both states and the union territory imposed a ban on its screening.Producer-actor Kuljinder…

Five killed in ammonia gas cylinder explosion

Monday, 14 November 2011 12:35
Lucknow, Nov 14: At least five workers, including an engineer, were killed and another five injured after an ammonia gas cylinder exploded at a cold storage in Uttar Pradesh's Mahamaya Nagar district, an official said Monday. The accident took place…

Congress Underestimated Anna factor in Hisar by-poll

Wednesday, 19 October 2011 15:03
New Delhi: Hisar by-poll have been strike one to Team Anna in the battle in opposition to UPA, at least that is exactly what they would like to believe. Along with the Congress candidate losing his deposit in this crucial…