Monday, 24 January, 2022
TopicCM Manohar Lal Khattar

Topic: CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Repeal of farm laws reprieve for Khattar govt but farmers still unhappy with BJP-JJP

Farmer leaders say the manner in which the agitating farmers were treated by the BJP-JJP govt in Haryana will not be forgotten easily.

Khattar defended Karnal police action, his ‘anti-farmer’ agenda exposed: Amarinder Singh

Earlier Monday, CM Manohar Lal Khattar had put the onus of the unrest in Haryana against the central legislations on the Amarinder Singh govt in Punjab, the Congress, and the Left.

CM Khattar to seek MEA help to secure release of Haryana man lodged in Australia jail

Vishal Jood, who is from Haryana's Karnal, is lodged in an Australian prison for his alleged role in a series of hate attacks on suspected pro-Khalistan Sikhs in Sydney this year.

Farmers protest against Haryana CM in Hisar, police use tear gas to disperse protesters

Earlier, CM Khattar had urged farmers to suspend their protest against farm laws, claiming that their movements to and from dharna sites were spreading Covid infection in villages.

Haryana govt extends mobile internet ban in 14 districts till 5pm on 1 February

Order has been issued to prevent 'any disturbance of peace and public order'. Ban imposed earlier in Yamunanagar, Palwal and Rewari hasn't been extended.

Republic Day events show protests no longer under control of farmer leaders, says Khattar

Haryana CM Khattar, who chaired a special cabinet meeting Tuesday, appealed to the farmers to return to their homes and said the need of the hour is to defeat anti-social elements.

Khattar rally in Karnal cancelled as farmers reach venue & ‘disrupt’ programme

Farmers carried black flags and shouted slogans against the BJP-led state government as they marched towards Kaimla village in Haryana's Karnal district.

Haryana cabinet approves policy targeting Rs 1 lakh crore investment, 5 lakh jobs

The cabinet, which met under the chairmanship of Haryana CM Khattar, approved the Haryana Enterprises and Employment Policy 2020, which will come into effect from January 2021.

Protesting farmers show black flags, block Haryana CM Khattar’s motorcade in Ambala

The farmers raised slogans against the government and said that they would continue to protest till the three farm laws are not repealed.

Haryana farmers did not take part in ‘Dilli Chalo’ protests, says Chief Minister Khattar

Khattar also held his Punjab counterpart Amarinder Singh responsible for the thousands of farmers marching to Delhi.

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Kamov choppers, submarine torpedoes among deals defence ministry will review this week

Ministry is reviewing all procurement under the ‘Buy (Global)’ category, under which equipment is bought directly from foreign manufacturers, amid govt's 'Atmanirbhar' push.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.