ARAVALLIS

  • Mohit Raina to play Mahadev in 'Mahabharat' September 20, 2013

    Mumbai: The character of Mahadev from popular mythological show 'Devon Ka Dev... Mahadev' will soon make an appearance in the new mythological drama 'Mahabharat'. This is the first time that a mythological character from one show will be seen in another. Mahadev, essayed by TV actor Mohit Raina, will be seen at...
  • Haryana govt's masterplans threaten Aravalli forest November 5, 2012

    Mangar: A 500acre sacred forest preserved over centuries in the concrete jungle of Faridabad, Haryana the Mangar Bani in the Aravallis is home to several native species, including about 30 endangered plants. The Haryana government, however, has marked out the area for development in its draft masterplans. Naturalist Pradip...
  • Haryana seeks SC approval for commercial use of forest land October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The government of Haryana, embattled over allegations of bending over backwards to facilitate land deals involving Congress President Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra, has now triggered a fresh controversy. The state government has submitted an application in the Supreme Court where forest land in the state has been...
  • Surajkund Mela to go international June 8, 2012

    Chandigarh: The famous Surajkund Crafts Mela will be upgraded as an international event and known as Surajkund International Crafts Mela from February 2013, a Haryana tourism spokesman said on June 6. The decision follows the record participation of 12 nations and their traditional crafts in the Surajkund fair in February 2012....