Dismissed Chandigarh Police constable Basant Singh alias Bunty (26) and his beloved Sarita Rani (23) would spend their entire life in jail for murdering UT police inspector Sucha Singh. However, the defence counsel submitted that "previous conduct of the accused cannot be taken into account while deciding the present case. Nothing has been proved in the case registered at Sonepat."
The Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, has doubled the rent of private rooms, along with increasing diet and diagnostic charges. The revised rents come into effect with immediate effect, stated an order issued last week by PGIMER director Dr YK Chawla.
Holding travel company Thomas Cook (India) Limited deficient in services for failing to “provide stay in the promised hotels” to a family based in Panchkula's Sector 7, the district consumer disputes redressal forum here has directed it to pay a compensation of Rs 25,000 along with Rs 7000 as cost of litigation.
A truck driver was found dead under mysterious circumstances near Nagla village on Ambala-Shahabad road under Saha police station on Wednesday morning.
The court of additional district and sessions judge Gurvinder Kaur on Tuesday acquitted 19-year-old Ravi Kumar, a resident of Bodona Khura village in Panchkula, of the rape charge.
Clubbing or inviting trouble?: When the night descends, city’s alleys turn into unsafe zones. For women going to pubs and discotheques, danger lurks at every nook and corner of city. The city’s burgeoning nightlife is addictive. But stepping out for a drink late in the night is no longer a viable option for women, be it alone or with friends.
The Chandigarh Renewal Energy Science and Technology Promotion Society’s (CREST) proposal to sell solar power to the UT electricity department, which had hit a roadblock last month, is back on track.
Fast tracking the murder trial of UT police inspector Sucha Singh, district and sessions judge SK Aggrawal on Tuesday convicted dismissed UT constable Basant Singh, alias Bunty, 26, along with his accomplice and beloved Sarita Rani, 23, who is seven months pregnant.
Pharmaceutical scientists of Panjab University (PU) bagged global laurels second time in a row. The American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) has selected the research work carried out by a team led by dean, faculty of pharmaceutical sciences, Bhupinder Singh Bhoop and OP Katare, from University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (UIPS) for their research on QbD-based drug delivery.
For the benefit of motorists, the UT administration has proposed to build two bypass roads, east bypass and west bypass. The administration plans to build east bypass over land belonging to Railway Authority of India to connect traffic coming from Zirakpur with railway lightpoint near Manimajra.
Lt Gen Hriday Kaul (retd), a former General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Command, passed away in Army Research and Referral Hospital, Delhi, after a brief illness.
Who can forget the infamous smirk on the face of disgraced cop, former Haryana DGP SPS Rathore, convicted for molesting a teenage tennis player, four years ago, after a 19-year-long fight? Unrepentant as he was, Rathore’s smirk caused a huge furore nationwide.
The syndicate elections would be held on December 9, announced Panjab University (PU) here on Monday. The meeting to elect three syndicate members from combined faculty would be held at 4.15 pm on December 9.
Keeping in view the winter season, the UT education department has decided to change the timings of all government schools from Tuesday. The changed timings will be applicable till January 31.
Panjab University (PU) registrar AK Bhandari assumed the additional charge of the post of Dean of University Instructions (DUI) in addition to his present duties on a temporary basis here on Monday.