A family show their fingers marked with indelible ink after casting their votes in Haryana Assembly elections in Karnal district on Monday

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Haryana on Monday recorded a voter turnout of 65 per cent in the assembly polls, a sharp drop from the 2014 elections which brought the BJP to power in the state. Seven people were hurt in stone-pelting between two groups in a Nuh village and there were “minor incidents” in Rohtak, […]

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar arrives on a bicycle to cast his vote for state Assembly elections, in Karnal, Monday, Oct

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday travelled by train from Chandigarh to Karnal and then rode a bicycle to reach a polling booth to cast his vote. Polling in the 90 assembly constituencies began on Monday morning. Khattar said he had a lively interaction with co-passengers during his train […]

Kartarpur Corridor

DW BUREAU / NEW DELHI Even as it expressed “disappointment” over Islamabad’s insistence on levying USD 20 service fee per pilgrim and asked it to reconsider its decision, India on Monday said it is ready to sign an agreement with Pakistan on October 23 for the operationalisation of the Kartarpur Corridor. The government has taken […]