Jhajjar

  • Congress runs on 'damad power', says Narendra Modi April 7, 2014

    BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi addressed two public rallies in Rajasthan on Monday. Modi addressed the rally in Jodhpur first and then in Nagaur. Earlier in the day, he had addressed a rally in Jhajjar district of Haryana. During the rally, Modi slammed the ruling UPA government and said that...
  • Police arrest man for raping sister-in-law August 27, 2013

    A 22-year-old man has been arrested in Gurgaon for raping and blackmailing his sister-in-law, police said on Tuesday. The accused, identified as Sachin, raped the 23-year-old when he went to meet his relatives in Bajghera village, police said. The victim is the mother of a 30-month-old child. He raped her a few...
  • Man, fellow driver arrested for wife's molestation April 13, 2013

    Rewari: A man along with another person was arrested near Rewari on Friday for allegedly molesting his own wife in a moving mini-truck, police said. The accused have been identified as Yashpal Yadav, the husband, and Satish Yadav - both of whom are drivers in a local branch of the...
  • Haryana: Don Bosco educates children of brick kiln workers December 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Life at the brick kilns of Jhajjar in Haryana is especially tough for children of labourers. But thanks to a new initiative by the Don Bosco Foundation, this is fast changing. Jhajjar in Haryana makes the bricks that build India's capital. But the labourers come from all over...
  • Coaching institute director arrested on molestation charge October 11, 2012

    Rewari (Haryana): In yet another instance of crime against women in Haryana, a director of a coaching centre has been arrested on charges of molesting a student and attacking the husband of his colleague who resisted his attempt to exploit the girl. The accused Om Prakash was today produced in...
  • Subhash Ghai runs into new land problem in Haryana May 30, 2012

    Chandigarh: The Opposition Indian National Lok Dal in Haryana has pounced upon the opportunity to hit out at the Congress government following a stay on the execution of a sale deed of land purchased by Subhash Ghai’s Mukta Arts in Badhsa village of Jhajjar district in Haryana. The stay was...
  • Prison van attacked in Haryana, 3 dead March 10, 2012

    Chandigarh: A police vehicle carrying prisoners was attacked by unidentified assailants in Haryana's Jhajjar district on Saturday, leaving three prisoners dead and two policemen injured, police here said. The attack on the police vehicle took place near Duleena village in Jhajjar district, over 350 km from Chandigarh. Police said the prisoners, who...