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Haryana: State in northern India
Haryana is one of the 28 states in India, located in the northern part of the country. It was carved out of the former state of East Punjab on 1 November 1966 on a linguistic basis. It is ranked 22nd in terms of area, with less than 1.4% of India's land area. Chandigarh is the state capital, Faridabad in National Capital Region is the most populous city of the state, and Gurugram is a leading financial hub of the NCR, with major Fortune 500 companies located in it. Haryana has 6 administrative divisions, 22 districts, 72 sub-divisions, 93 revenue tehsils, 50 sub-tehsils, 140 community development blocks, 154 cities and towns, 6,848 villages, and 6222 villages panchayats.

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SC upholds quashing of appointment of 1,983 instructors in Haryana in 2010


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​Spike in Covid-19 cases in Mewat creates fear of truck drivers shortage

Spike in Covid-19 cases in Mewat in Haryana has started ringing alarm bells for truckers as they foresee huge shortage of drivers. A large share of truck drivers come from this backward district in..
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Haryana sees 22 more Jamaat Corona positive cases, tally rises to 119


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Over 25,500 Jamaat members isolated

The government has quarantined over 25,500 Tablighi Jamaat members and their contacts across the country and sealed five villages in Haryana where some “foreign members” of this Islamic..
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This hospital has built a cabin to protect doctors from coronavirus suspects coming for test

The first-of-its-kind cabin in Haryana is developed on the lines of the South Korean model.
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Over 25,500 Tablighi Jammat members quarantined in country till now; 5 Haryana villages sealed: MHA

More than 25,500 Tablighi Jamaat members and their contacts have been quarantined in the country till now, a senior Union Home Ministry official said on Monday.
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Covid-19: 107 foreigners under quarantine in Haryana


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'Food trains' race to ferry PDS grain to ‘deficit states’

On Tuesday, FCI moved 58 rakes, a record, through Indian Railways with around 1.6 lakh tonnes of wheat and rice — against an average 30-35 rakes. It was a similar story on Wednesday with 53-55 rakes..
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Covid-19: 129 shelters lodge 29,328 migrants in Haryana

With hundreds of migrant labourers trying to return to their native states in the wake of the lockdown due to cornavirus spread, the state will also convert its stadiums into temporary jails to house..
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Coronavirus cases in Haryana rise to 22

A 54-year-old woman was the latest Covid-19 positive patient. A housewife, she is suspected to have received the virus from her husband, who is an employee in Noida.
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Coronavirus Live Updates: 4 dead, 4 injured after being run over by a vehicle in Haryana's Nuh

With 180 cases, Maharashtra is the most affected state in the country, followed by Kerala with 176.
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More private labs approved for coronavirus testing: Here is full list

ICMR-approved private labs are present in Delhi (4), Gujarat (3), Haryana (3), Karnataka (2), Maharashtra (9), Tamil Nadu (3), Telangana (4) and West Bengal (1).
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Haryana seeks volunteers to fight COVID-19


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Coronavirus outbreak: Haryana extends lockdown to entire state

The lockdown for the new districts would be effective from March 24 midnight i.e. night intervening Monday and Tuesday. “We had ordered lockdown in seven districts as part of containment measures. We..
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28 new cases from 10 states & UTs, most in 1 day so far

In what would be a worrying sign for health authorities battling the spread of the novel coronavirus, 28 new cases were reported on Wednesday from a large geographical area — eight from Telangana..
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Malls, cinemas, clubs shut in NCR as UP and Haryana tighten curbs


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Positive coronavirus cases rise to 107 in India

With 14 new positive cases of coronavirus, India's tally has reached 107, informed the Union Ministry of health and family welfare on Sunday. ​​The victims include foreign nationals, the Centre..
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Widespread rains lash Punjab, Haryana; crop loss assessment ordered in Punjab

Widespread rains lashed Punjab and Haryana on Friday, triggering fear among farmers about damage to wheat crop almost a month before the harvesting season.
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Informed of transfer on February 17; no problem with Punjab & Haryana HC, says Justice Muralidhar at farewell

Justice S Muralidhar on Thursday apprised judges and lawyers of the Delhi high court about the sequence of communication on his transfer to Punjab and Haryana high court, saying that he was informed..
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BJP attempting to poach MLAs, but Congress govt in MP completely secure: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Senior Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia on Wednesday accused the BJP of orchestrating a move to "poach" the legislators of his party in Madhya Pradesh, but asserted that Congress government in the..
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Three killed, 25 injured in blast at factory in Haryana's Bahadurgarh

According to reports, the boiler of a chemical factory exploded and fire spread to nearby buildings.
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Revamped crop insurance scheme brings single peril risk cover, flexibility to be tested in Punjab, Haryana and western UP


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How Arvind Kejriwal model of development poses threat to BJP in upcoming state polls

After sweeping Delhi assembly election, AAP now plans to go national and also replicate the ‘Kejriwal model of development’ in other states. Also, several states have started emulating this model..
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Average Delhi temp in April could be 1-1.5°C higher than normal

In April, the mean temperature is likely to be higher than normal by 1-1.5°C in Delhi, UP, Haryana, Chandigarh, Rajasthan, MP and most of Maharashtra. February has already turned out to be warm this..
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Congress' performance in Delhi assembly elections will be better than it was in Haryana: Arvinder Singh Lovely


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Haryana CM ML Khattar gets CID, two more portfolios in major cabinet reshuffle

Haryana home minister Anil Vij, who was earlier heading the CID, was divested of the charge.
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Jannayak Janata Party to not contest Delhi assembly polls

Haryana deputy chief minister and Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) chief Dushyant Chautala on Tuesday announced that his party will not contest the Delhi assembly elections. JJP is an ally of BJP and both..
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Light rains likely over Punjab, Haryana, Delhi in 24 hours

The weather department also predicted dense fog in isolated parts over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Sikkim during the next 24 hours.
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Parts of north India shiver in cold spell

Large swathes of north India reeled under below normal temperatures on Monday, resulting in fog blanketing parts of Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh and a layer of frost covering roads in the Kashmir..
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Your date with monsoon set to change with IMD’s fresh reference dates

Though the normal onset date of summer monsoon for Kerala may remain the same as June 1, the IMD will change the reference dates for some regions as also the dates for withdrawal. The withdrawal date..
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IMD predicts heavy snowfall in parts of J-K, Himachal, Uttarakhand

IMD has predicted heavy rain and snowfall in isolated places over J&K, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand on Monday. Predicting thunderstorm accompanied with hail and lightning at isolated places over..
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Drug overdose kills 1 juvenile every 10 days: NCRB report

In 2018, 875 people died of overdose, an increase of 17% compared to 745 in 2017, which had seen a marginal dip from 2016. Just five states - Rajasthan (153), Karnataka (91), Uttar Pradesh (88),..
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ED attaches Haryana-based firm's assets worth Rs 2,500 crore


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Cold wave conditions intensify in Punjab, Haryana

Cold wave conditions on Thursday tightened its grip on most parts of Punjab and Haryana, with the minimum temperature dropping a few degrees below normal following rains. Several parts of Punjab and..
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Rains lash many places in Punjab, Haryana; cold wave tightens grip


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JNU violence: Panjab University students disrupt Haryana speaker's address

A day after violence by some armed men at New Delhi's JNU, some students here at Panjab University disrupted the address of Haryana speaker Gian Chand Gupta, who alleged that it was "a predetermined..
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Panjab University students raise voice against violence in JNU

Some students on Monday shouted slogans during a seminar at the Panjab University here to protest the violence at the Jawaharlal Nehru University in Delhi. The students shouted slogans when Haryana..
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Manohar Lal Khattar launches CAA awareness campaign in Haryana, condemns attack on Nankana Sahib Gurdwara


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Haryana govt approves 212 new schemes worth over Rs 200 crore

The development occurred at the 51st meeting of Haryana State Drought Relief and Flood Control Board (HSDR&FCB) held under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar.
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'Opposition parties trying to divert attention, tableaux of 4 BJP-ruled states also rejected'

The Union government on Thursday strongly denied charges levelled by West Bengal and Maharashtra governments that their tableaux proposals for Republic Day Parade were rejected as they were..
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North India in frigid grip of cold; schools closed, rail, air traffic hit

North India continued to reel under intense cold on Sunday with authorities in Haryana deciding to close schools, and reduced visibility due to dense fog hampering the movement of flights and trains.
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2 held for posing as Shah, duping Haryana minister of Rs 3cr


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Haryana in 2019: Two elections, fluctuating fortunes

The Bharatiya Janata Party made a clean sweep in May's Lok Sabha polls, winning all 10 parliamentary constituencies in the state. But in the assembly polls in October it could not even muster a..
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Will try to redress grievances of MLA Ram Kumar Gautam: Dushyant Chautala

A day after JJP MLA Ram Kumar Gautam resigned from the post of party vice-president, Haryana deputy chief minister Dushyant Chautala on Thursday said if the senior leader has any grievance, he can..
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Intense cold in northern states on Christmas, water supply lines freeze in Srinagar

It was freezing cold in most parts of the northern states on Christmas, with Srinagar recording its coldest night of the season at minus 4.3 degrees Celsius that froze water supply lines at several..
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Haryana home minister dubs Rahul, Priyanka as 'live petrol bombs'


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BJP dented in Haryana, denied in Maharashtra, defeated in Jharkhand: P Chidambaram


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Haryana, Maharashtra, Jharkhand: Opposition sees national ripples in BJP setbacks


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Cold weather conditions persist in Pb, Haryana; Bathinda coldest at 5.6 deg C


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Mercury dips in Delhi, North India reels under severe cold

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that the cold day conditions will continue to prevail in pockets over Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, and Rajasthan.
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