Thursday, 26 May, 2022
TopicManohar Lal Khattar

Topic: Manohar Lal Khattar

List corrupt officials, reach more voters — BJP gen secy Santhosh’s prescription for Haryana

Santhosh met state’s BJP brass for a brainstorming session in Panchkula last weekend. Assembly polls are over 2 years away, but Haryana holds municipal polls in May.

Day after Padma Shri, Haryana wrestler starts protest in Delhi over ‘unfair’ treatment by state

Three-time ‘Deaflympics’ gold-medalist wrestler Virender Singh is seeking recognition on a par with para athletes from the Manohar Lal Khattar government.

‘Naam ka CM hai, kaam to ko ni kare’: Why there’s rising resentment against Khattar in Haryana

It’s not just farmers’ agitation against Modi govt’s 3 contentious laws that has queered the pitch for BJP. People on the ground see Khattar as ineffective at governance.

Manohar Lal Khattar defends police action in Karnal, says farmers hurled stones at cops

Haryana CM Khattar also said that farmers had given assurance of a peaceful protest but they attacked the police, who later had to take steps to maintain law and order.

‘Modi, Shah, Khattar hold rallies, meetings but we can’t work?’ Haryana villages boycott lockdown

Eight villages in Haryana say lockdown means death by hunger, poverty. Many others also want to ‘boycott the ruling party’ over farmers' movement.

Suspend stir against farm laws, it’s spreading Covid in villages — Khattar tells farmers

Haryana CM Khattar said that the agitating farmers can restart the dharnas if they wish to, once the Covid situation is under control.

Haryana chief secy wants lockdown in Gurugram & Faridabad, Dushyant agrees but Khattar says no

In his recommendation, Haryana Chief Secretary Vijay Vardhan said if the recent uptick of Covid cases in Gurugram & Faridabad continued, their health infrastructure could collapse.

Won’t let CM Khattar enter Badauli, he is coming to ‘disrupt the amity’, says Rakesh Tikait

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar is scheduled to visit Badauli village in Panipat on 14 April to unveil a statue of B. R. Ambedkar on the Dalit icon's birth anniversary.

9 Akali Dal MLAs from Punjab booked for trying to confront Haryana CM outside Assembly

The MLAs had allegedly gheraoed Manohar Lal Khattar outside the assembly hall on 10 March and had demanded that a resolution be passed in the state assembly against the farm laws.

No fresh tax, focus on health, agriculture — Haryana govt presents Rs 1.55 lakh cr budget

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar said his govt is committed to doubling farmer's income and also announced free education for students in govt schools from classes 9-12.

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Representational image of dal and roti | Photo Pixahive/CC0

Feeding world must take backseat, Modi govt should deal with India’s ‘chapati’ crisis first

German agriculture minister Cem Ozdemir said imposing export restrictions or closing markets would worsen the crisis. Actually, the opposite might be true.
A petrol pump staffer refills fuel in a two-wheeler in New Delhi, on 29 March 2022 | ANI photo

Modi govt won’t borrow extra this year to fund tax cuts, inflation target to stay at 4%

The cut in excise duty last week, coupled with an increase in fertiliser and food subsidies, is expected to cost the exchequer around Rs 3 lakh crore in the current financial year.


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What’s Combined Military Forces-Bahrain? US-backed coalition India joined on Quad sidelines

India is 35th member of the maritime counterterrorism partnership that also includes Pakistan, Australia, Bahrain, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany and Greece, among others.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.