Sirsa

  • All set for counting of votes in Haryana on Friday 15-05-2014 08:42 PM

    Chandigarh: All necessary arrangements are in place for the counting of votes at 90 centres in Haryana on Friday, state Chief Electoral Officer Shrikant Walgad said on Thursday. The counting would commence at 8 am and it would be held at the centres set up across 32 locations in the...
  • Hooda mocks at BJP, dubs turncoat candidates 'Chinese maal' 06-04-2014 06:37 PM

    Taking a jibe at BJP for fielding turncoats in the Lok Sabha polls in Haryana, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday dubbed those candidates as "Chinese maal (goods)" which have "no guarantee". Mocking at BJP for fielding some candidates who deserted Congress after being "denied" tickets, Hooda said, "The...
  • Every state doesn't need a Gujarat model: Rahul Gandhi 06-04-2014 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday stepped up the attack on the BJP over delaying the release of its manifesto. The Gandhi scion said, "BJP has not released its manifesto yet, they don't go to the people, they don't talk to the people and they only give...
  • Haryana LS poll nomination to commence from Saturday 14-03-2014 06:33 PM

    Chandigarh: The process of filing of nomination papers for the April 10 election to 10 Lok Sabha seats in Haryana will commence from Saturday, the State Chief Electoral Officer said on Friday. The filing of nomination will continue till March 22, scrutiny will take place the next day and withdrawal...
  • BJP mounts pressure on Kejriwal to expel Somnath Bharti 27-01-2014 05:41 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party continues to mount pressure on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to expel Law Minister Somnath Bharti. BJP MLA MS Sirsa said, "Arvind Kejriwal has offered us tea but we are not here to have tea. We are demanding the resignation of Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti....
  • Robbers loot cash and valuables, injure 4 family members 03-10-2013 12:59 PM

    Armed robbers attacked a retired armyman and his three family members before looting cash and valubles in Bihar's Katihar district, a police office said on Thursday. The robbers raided the house of the ex-armyman Santlal Sah located at Sirsa Chowk late on Wednesday night and assaulted him and his wife...
  • Curfew continues in Haryana's Sirsa town 25-11-2012 03:19 PM

    Sirsa (Haryana): Authorities Sunday decided to continue for the second consecutive day the curfew imposed in this Haryana town after violent clashes between followers of the controversial Dera Sacha Sauda sect and the Sikh community. Although no violence has been reported in the past 12 hours, tension continues to brew...
  • Geetika case: Fresh raids at Kanda's residence 16-08-2012 08:27 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police raided former Haryana minister Gopal Kanda's house in Sirsa again in connection with the Geetika Sharma suicide case. These raids came on the basis of some mobile numbers that were being tracked. One of Kanda's relatives was taken into custody. The former minister himself has...
  • Geetika Sharma suicide: Fresh raids at Gopal Kanda's Sirsa house 10-08-2012 11:43 AM

    Police raided ex-Haryana minister Gopal Kanda's Sirsa residence for the second time on Thursday hours after the Delhi High Court rejected his anticipatory bail plea. ...
  • Geetika death: Kanda's residence, properties raided 09-08-2012 08:37 AM

    Sirsa: The Delhi Police on Thursday raided the residence of former Haryana minister and prime accused in the Geetika Sharma suicide case, Gopal Goyal Kanda, in Sirsa and several other properties of his in Delhi and the NCR. Kanda is believed to be absconding, while his colleague and MDLR Manager...
  • Man gets death for rape, murder of 75-year-old 13-03-2012 05:54 PM

    Sirsa (Haryana): Over one year after he raped a 75-year-old woman and then strangled her to death, a man was condemned to the gallows by a court in Haryana's Sirsa town on Tuesday. In a historic judgment, Additional Sessions Judge Neelima Shangla termed the case as "rarest of the rare"...
  • MIG-21 crashes in Haryana, both pilots safe 02-12-2011 02:32 PM

    New Delhi: An Indian Air Force MIG-21 crashed in a field in Sirsa district of Haryana on Friday. Sources said both pilots are safe and that there were no causalities on the ground. The MIG-21 had taken off from Sirsa Air Force base and crashed in a field nearby. In...
  • Two killed for honour in Sirsa, Haryana 26-09-2010 09:18 AM

    Haryana: In what may be yet another suspected case of honour killing, the decomposed bodies of a couple, who eloped recently, have been found in a field in Sirsa, Haryana. The victims, Inderpal and Maya, had last been seen on September 17, 2010. Both families filed missing complaints. However, the...
  • Govt orders probe into rotting of wheat 26-07-2010 06:49 PM

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  • Secret Kitchen: Ray tastes Haryana's poll foods 12-10-2009 02:32 AM

    The tea that party workers in poll times drink is the fuel that enlivens them. ...
  • Uneasy calm in Dabwali after Dera-Sikh clashes 19-07-2008 10:45 AM

    Ahmedabad: England's Jonathan Trott displayed a distinct lack of sportsman spirit when he persisted with his appeal for a catch despite dropping the ball during the first day of the opening Test against India here on Thursday. Post-tea, when India were at 259 for 3, Kohli, who was on four,...
  • One killed in Dera-Sikh clash, Punjab on alert 18-07-2008 12:21 PM

    Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) on Monday announced its team for their Ranji Trophy Group A league match against Saurashtra here from November 17. The Team: VVS Laxman (Captain), D B Ravi Teja, P Akshat Reddy, N Arjun Yadav, B Sandeep, GH Vihari, Ahmed Quadri, Ibraheem Khaleel, P Kaneshk...
  • Mumbai Police head for Dera HQ in Sirsa 26-06-2008 04:27 PM

    The scrapping of Deccan has also cleared the path for BCCI to announce an auction for a new city franchise. ...
  • Cops lathicharge to disperse Sikh protestors 21-06-2008 06:16 PM

    London: England will have to quickly come out of the shock news of Andrew Strauss' retirement and put one across South Africa in the third ODI at The Oval to prevent the visitors from taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series that has been reduced to a four-match affair...
  • Sikhs call off protests | Cops lathicharge Sikhs 21-06-2008 10:16 AM

    England have given rest to Graeme Swann for the remaining three matches of the ongoing one day international series against South Africa. In a statement on Wednesday, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said that the offspinner has been given rest so that he can recover from a long-term...
  • Attack on Dera chief: Haryana, Punjab on high alert 03-02-2008 01:32 AM

    Antigua: A much sought-after player in the IPL but a mediocre performer for the West Indies, hard-hitting all-rounder Kieron Pollard says he is keen to set the record straight and make it big with his national team. I am very, very, very, very hungry to make it big as a...
  • Punjab boils | 1 killed in violence 17-05-2007 11:54 PM

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  • Sonia to address rally in Haryana 05-02-2007 10:40 PM

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