Yamunanagar/Ambala: Haryana has become the second highest power purchaser in the country after Punjab. Haryana has been making daily short-term power purchases of about 330 lakh units.

Heat-related death toll reaches 48; rain in North India brings temperature down

Showers in most parts of North India brought the mercury down on Wednesday providing relief to the people bearing the brunt of the heat wave even as the toll due to scorching weather in West Bengal peaked to 48. The temperature in Delhi remained at below normal levels throughout Wednesday with the maximum at 38.7 degrees Celsius due to light showers in the last 24 hours.

Chandigarh: The Haryana Government has decided to install web cameras in highly polluting industrial units to control pollution.

Ambala police have arrested eight people and confiscated their vehicles under a special drive against illegal mining in the rivers flowing in Ambala.

Order of the Supreme Court of India in the matter of Deepak Kumar Vs State of Haryana & Ors dated 27/02/2012 regarding quarrying in the river beds of Yamuna, Tangri, Markanda, Ghaggar, Krishnavati River basin, Dohan River basin etc and extraction of minor minerals.

Supreme Court has ruled that States and Union Territories can now grant leases for mining minor minerals in less than 5 hectares or renew them only after prior approval from the MoEF.

While the Union Government gets ready to prepare and implement the national River Regulation Zone (RRZ) notification to prevent encroachments along the rivers and floodplains, it should issue an or

Agitated farmers from Naggal, Ambala, held a demonstration against the laying of gas pipeline through their fertile land on Monday.

Supreme Court order on illegal mining dated 16/01/2012.

The Cabinet Committee on Infrastructure approved the implementation four-laning of Yamunanaga-Panchkula section on National Highway-73 in Haryana, on Thursday.