Rajnath reviews security, told Haryana situation under control

(Eds: With additional inputs)New Delhi, Aug 26 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh chaired a high-level meeting today to review the security situation in the country, particularly Haryana, and was...

Aug 26, 2017 4:13 PM | Newsscroll

Haryana violence: CPI seeks Khattar's resignation

Hyderabad, Aug 26 The CPI today sought the resignation of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, saying the BJP government in the state has "horribly failed" to deal with the violence following...

Aug 26, 2017 4:08 PM | Newsscroll

PCI condemns violence against media in Panchkula

New Delhi, Aug 26 The Press Club of India today condemned the violence against media persons in Panchkula allegedly by the followers of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh who was...

Aug 26, 2017 3:54 PM | Newsscroll

Dera chief's Z-plus security cover withdrawn: Hry Chief Secy

Chandigarh, Aug 26 Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's 'Z-plus' security cover was withdrawn after his conviction in a rape case, Haryana Chief Secretary D S Dhesi said here today.He...

Aug 26, 2017 3:13 PM | Newsscroll

Mayawati demands dismissal of Khattar government

Lucknow, Aug 26 BSP president Mayawati today demanded immediate dismissal of the Khattar government over the violence in Haryana, saying such "shameful surrender" to votebank politics needed to be...

Aug 26, 2017 2:56 PM | Newsscroll

Haryana govt suspends Panchkula DCP for 'lapse'

Chandigarh, Aug 26 Facing flak over failure to check violence by Dera Sacha Sauda followers, Haryana government today suspended the Deputy Commissioner of Police of Panchkula, alleging that a...

Aug 26, 2017 2:53 PM | Newsscroll

Dera chief being treated as ordinary prisoner: DGP (Jails)

Chandigarh, Aug 26 No special treatment was being extended to Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who has been kept in Rohtak's Sunaria jail after his conviction in a rape case, Haryana...

Aug 26, 2017 2:18 PM | Newsscroll

Security tightened near Dera Ashram: locals protest violence

Puri, Aug 26 Security has been tightened near a Dera Sacha Sauda Ashram here after locals protested violence over the conviction of the sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh by a court in a rape case,...

Aug 26, 2017 1:17 PM | Newsscroll

Haryana govt orders search of Dera centres in state

Chandigarh, Aug 26 The Haryana government today ordered a search of all congregation centres belonging to the Dera Sacha Sauda in the state, a senior official said.The directive comes a day after...

Aug 26, 2017 1:14 PM | Newsscroll

Kurukshetra: 9 Dera centres sealed; 2,500 lathis recovered

Chandigarh, Aug 26 The Kurukshetra Police today sealed the nine congregation centres of the Dera Sacha Sauda in the district, evicting the followers, and seized over 2,500 lathis and other...

Aug 26, 2017 12:15 PM | Newsscroll