Haryana notifies policy for cashless medical services to state govt employees

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Haryana Health Department has notified the policy for providing cashless medical services to the State Government employees and pensioners with effect from November 30, 2017. Stating this here on Tuesday, a spokesman of the Department said that the scheme would be only for regular State Government employees and pensioners. He said […]

Haryana orders probe on Fortis after girls death

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Taking note of the death of a seven-year-old girl at Gurugram’s Fortis Hospital and the subsequent bill of Rs 18 lakh slapped on the family, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij on Tuesday said a senior officer will investigate the case. “No hospital will be allowed to play with the health and […]

Istri Akali Dal workers brave police barricades in attempt to reach Sukhpal Khairas residence in sector 28 Chandigarh on Tuesday

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh With SAD-BJP seeking the removal of AAP MLA Sukhpal Singh Khaira as leader of opposition in Punjab Assembly, Speaker Rana K P Singh on Tuesday put the onus on political parties to decide their leaders in the House. Singh was replying to a question regarding the demand of SAD-BJP which have […]

PIL in HC seeks setting up of Lokayukta in Chandigarh

DW BUREAU / Enroachment over forest land be removed with iran hand: Dharamasot Chandigarh In a major encroachment removal drive in district Ludhiana, the forests & wildlife preservation department has been successful in lifting the encroachments over 225 acre forest land besides a plan for the removal of another encroached 560 acre land has been […]

Russian FM, UN special envoy call for intra-Syrian talks

Moscow, Nov 25 : Progress has been made in achieving a political settlement in Syria and it is urgent to advance the process of intra-Syrian negotiation, representatives of Russia and the United Nations said on Friday. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov exchanged views with visiting UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura about the […]