Jyoti Kamal

  • Pages of file pertaining to Robert Vadra-DLF land deal missing from Haryana government records 19-12-2014 09:11 AM

    New Delhi: In a new twist to the controversial DLF-Robert Vadra deal, two pages of a file pertaining to the case are missing from government records. The issue of missing pages came to light when former director general (DG) Consolidation and whistle blower IAS officer Ashok Khemka got the copy...
  • Doctor who botched-up eye surgeries in Gurdaspur arrested 05-12-2014 04:33 PM

    Gurdaspur: Soon after the case of botched-up eye surgeries which left 16 people blind in Gurdaspur came to light, the doctor, Dr Vivek Arora, who performed the surgeries has been arrested. A case against Sri Krishna Eye Hospital in Mathura where the doctor works has also been registered. The patients...
  • HC orders to cremate the self-styled godman Ashutosh Maharaj 05-12-2014 07:14 AM

    The body of self styled godman Ashutosh Maharaj has been frozen for the last 11 months. But he will now be cremated following the court orders. The Punjab and Haryana High Court ordered Ashutosh Maharaj's cremation on December 1. ...
  • Ashutosh Maharaj's followers defy HC orders to cremate the self-styled godman 04-12-2014 02:34 PM

    After a stand-off with self-styled godman Rampal, tensions are mounting with the followers of Ashutosh Maharaj in Jalandhar. Followers of Ashutosh Maharaj, who has been in deep freeze since January and was declared clinically dead, are fortifying his ashram in Jalandhar after the court ordered to cremate him. ...
  • Jalandhar: Self-styled Ashutosh Maharaj's followers fortify his ashram, refuse to cremate him 03-12-2014 02:57 PM

    Jalandhar: After controversial self-styled godman Rampal's followers fought off the police trying to arrest him, followers of another self-styled godman Ashutosh Maharaj were toeing the same line. After court ordered to cremate Ashutosh Maharaj as he was clinically dead, his followers fortified his ashram in Jalandhar, Punjab. Police and media...
  • Haryana government suspends driver, conductor of bus on which two siblings were harassed 01-12-2014 01:27 PM

    Chandigarh: A day after three men got belted by two siblings on a moving bus in Haryana's Rohtak district for harassing them, the state government on Monday suspended the driver and conductor of the bus. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar lauded the girls for their bravery. "I will recommend the...
  • 30 Minutes: Battle for Jammu & Kashmir 30-11-2014 02:00 PM

    Watch Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections special episode of '30 Minutes'. The state is having a five-phase elections to elect its new government. ...
  • Self-styled 'godman' Rampal sent to judicial custody, next hearing on November 28 20-11-2014 03:07 PM

    Chandigarh: Controversial self-styled 'godman' Rampal will remain in judicial custody till November 28 when the Punjab and Haryana High Court will take up the contempt of court case for hearing. The court has asked police for a detailed report on the Hisar operation, including details of casualties, injured and arms...
  • Watch: Self-styled 'godman' Rampal in jail 20-11-2014 01:23 PM

    Self-styled 'godman' Rampal was put behind bars in the Panchkula jail after the Punjab and Haryana High Court cancelled his bail in 2006 murder case. ...
  • Hisar: Two people injured in clashes die after failing to get medical assistance on time 19-11-2014 10:43 AM

    Hisar: The situation in Hisar remains volatile as self-styled godman Rampal's supporters continue their clash with the police. According to hospital sources, two people including a woman and a child injured in the clashes on Tuesday have died at the hospital on Wednesday morning. Rampal's supporters are determined to save...
  • Punjab: Endless wait for families of youngsters suspected to be in ISIS custody 03-11-2014 08:39 AM

    Chandigarh: It continues to be an endless wait for families of 40 Punjabi youth suspected to be in ISIS custody in Iraq. 10-month-old Arshpeet has never seen his father Gurdeep who went to work in Iraq two months before he was born. Things were alright for the family until June...
  • Tension brewing within NDA as SAD supports INLD instead of BJP in Haryana Assembly polls 25-10-2014 08:02 AM

    Chandigarh: Tension seemed to be brewing within the National Democratic Alliance after Shiromani Akali Dal went all out to support the Indian National Lok Dal instead of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Haryana Assembly elections. SAD led by Parkash Singh Badal and his son Sukhbir Badal is BJP's alliance...
  • Amritsar: Clashes erupt between Nihang Sikhs, three injured 24-10-2014 07:08 PM

    Amritsar: Tension prevailed in Amritsar on Friday as two groups of Nihang Sikhs clashed ahead of a traditional martial arts display, leaving three injured. The groups were reportedly equipped with licensed arms, swords and other sharp weapons. The two groups were moving towards an open ground when the altercation broke...
  • Decision on CM will be taken keeping Haryana's betterment in mind: Capt Abhimanyu Singh 21-10-2014 12:32 PM

    Karnal MLA Manohar Lal Khattar, an RSS man, and a non-Jat, is emerging the frontrunner. The final decision will be taken by the legislative party which meets on Tuesday. ...
  • Haryana BJP credits big win to Narendra Modi, result death knell for Chautalas 19-10-2014 06:08 PM

    Chandigarh: For the first time ever the BJP will form the government in Haryana on its own. The Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) could not live up to the claims it made of forming the government and will now be out of power for three terms- a long time span...
  • PM Modi's popularity made Haryana believe that BJP could deliver, says Captain Abhimanyu 19-10-2014 07:47 AM

    Possible BJP CM candidate Captain Abhimanyu said that it was PM Modi's hardwork and Modi led government's credibility that made people of Haryana believe in BJP. "It is Modi's popularity as the PM which has created the faith amongst people that BJP can deliver," said Captain Abhimanyu. ...
  • Haryana polls: Women in Sirsa demand female empowerment, law and order 15-10-2014 03:43 PM

    Women in Sirsa, Haryana demand better educational facilities for their children from the party that comes in power. "We have no employment opportunities in Sirsa. Female empowerment and law and order need to be looked into," says a Sirsa resident. ...
  • Haryana elections: Clashes, firing between BJP, INLD supporters in Sirsa, 2 injured 15-10-2014 11:20 AM

    Sirsa: As Haryana went to polls on Wednesday morning, clashes and firing were reported between the Bharatiya Janata Party and Indian National Lok Dal supporters in Sirsa. The incident took place in the Modiakhera village in Sirsa. Two people have been injured in the violence. The police are present on...
  • We are facing 2 raavans; OP Chautala will be Haryana's CM, says his son 15-10-2014 10:33 AM

    "Key issues in Haryana are poverty and unemployment. The common man is tried of the Congress government. OP Chautala will be the next Chief Minister of Haryana," says OP Chautala's son Digvijay Chautala. ...
  • Haryana politics witnessing a change in dynamics as smaller parties join the fray 10-10-2014 01:48 PM

    In a state where the contest was traditionally between the Congress and the Indian National Lok Dal, there is now a resurgent Bharatiya Janata Party turning the contest triangular. Once BJP's staunch alliance partner, Kuldeep Bishnoi of the Haryana Janhit Congress is now an angry man. He was promised 45...
  • The Khaps of Haryana: Social or political? 06-10-2014 08:17 AM

    Kaithal: Khap Panchayats have existed for hundreds of years and their writ still runs large, especially in Haryana. Ahead of the Assembly elections, CNN-IBN caught up with a Khap in Kaithal to see if things are changing. Some of Haryana's Khap Panchayats have supported honour killings in the past. Not...
  • BJP to go alone in Haryana polls, hopes to ride on 'Modi power' 05-10-2014 02:55 PM

    Chandigarh: Having broken away from its alliance partner, the Haryana Janhit Congress, the BJP is contesting all 90 seats in Haryana. Another former BJP ally, the Indian National Lok Dal is also contesting on its own. Abhay Chautala has always had a certain swagger but he will need a lot...
  • Haryana elections: Congress may bag more votes by passage of Gurdwaras Management Bill 02-10-2014 04:24 PM

    Kurukshetra: Ahead of Haryana Assembly elections, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda is trying hard to woo the Sikh vote bank in the state where one of the significant vote share comes from over 10 lakh Sikhs. Earlier in the year, the state government had passed a bill creating a separate...
  • J&K floods: Lakhs still stranded; landslides wreak havoc in Jammu, leave an entire village buried 12-09-2014 07:57 AM

    Jammu/Srinagar: More than 1,10,000 people have been rescued from different parts of the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, but the death toll has crossed 200. Lakhs still remain stranded with many of them refusing to leave their homes. Rescuers want all people evacuated as there are concerns about the potential spread...
  • J&K Floods: 10 bodies recovered from Udhampur landslide site 11-09-2014 07:36 PM

    Udhampur: Around 10 new dead bodies have been extracted from the debris that lay over the Sadal village of Udhampur after a massive landslide that took place last week. The Indian Army who have emerged as a saviour in the times of masive disaster after the floods in the state...
  • J&K floods: Rahat bridge rebuilt by Army to restore connectivity in just 2 days 10-09-2014 12:49 PM

    The Rahat bridge that had been snapped due to flooding has been rebuilt by the Army in just 2 days. The bridge across the Tawi river in Jammu had got washed away due to the massive surge of water that took place. The army engineers have built a temporary bridge...
  • J&K: Army protecting the border even as rescue operation continues 10-09-2014 09:39 AM

    While the Army continues to be engaged in relief and rescue operations in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, it is also looking to secure the border with Pakistan protecting it as floods sweep away entire barbed wire posts. ...
  • J&K floods: Army's mobile charging units help locals connect with their families 10-09-2014 09:24 AM

    In Jammu, one one of the effects of flooding has been the uprooting of electricity supply towers because of which there has been no electricity. In a unique step, the Army has set up mobile charging units. ...
  • J&K floods: Poonch devastated, houses toppled into the river 09-09-2014 03:39 PM

    The waters have receded in Poonch in the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir. Houses there are totally toppled over into the river. ...
  • HC cancels allotment of 350 acre land to DLF by Haryana government 03-09-2014 06:18 PM

    Chandigarh: In a major blow to the Haryana government, the Punjab and Haryana High Court cancelled a land allotment made by it to real estate major DLF. The Bhupinder Singh Hooda government had allotted 350 acres of land to the company. According to sources, DLF was the sole bidder of...