GURGAON: A special purpose vehicle (SPV) company has been proposed to supply dedicated solar power to industrial areas in Gurgaon.

Trees planted by the Forest Department during its various drives in four years in Fatehabad have shown dismal results in terms of survival rate of the plants.

After facing the heat following controversial remarks by Agriculture Minister OP Dhankar about the reported suicides by distressed farmers, the government has sought a detailed report about such in

The Union government acquired land for widening of an under-construction highway, overruling farmers objections in Rohtak, Haryana.

A farmer of Beer Baabran village in this district committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in Ramdhan Seed Farm of Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agriculture University (HAU) here today.

Four persons have died due to swine flu and 14 have tested positive for the virus in Haryana since January 1.

Hundreds of farmers from 40 villages sat on protest in Hisar on Wednesday to oppose reduction of their share of canal water, which is leading to drinking water crisis in the area.

Pleasant weather brings its own set of woes. A brief spell of rain on Tuesday didn't just bring down the temperature but also ensured more cases of dengue.

The region continued to sizzle under severe heat wave with mercury levels settling above 40 degrees Celsius in several parts of Punjab and Haryana on Sunday.

Hisar recorded the maximum temperature of 45 degrees

Intense heat waves swept across Haryana and Punjab, including Chandigarh, for the second day on Thursday even as Hisar in Haryana recorded the maximum temperature of 45 degrees Celsius.