In a daring robbery in which more than five gunshots were fired, a criminals’ car tailed a Toyota Showroom vehicle, hit it from the rear at Industrial Area Phase- 1 on Tuesday, and robbed the passengers of ` 1.28 lakh and bank drafts of ` 18 lakh.
Chicago-based Wright auction house is once again all set to auction heritage furniture from City Beautiful during its upcoming auction on March 27. In all,14 items designed by city’s founder architect Le Corbusier’s cousin Pierre Jeanneret will be auctioned and the house expects to earn a minimum of around $2 lakh (`1.2 crore) from the auction.
The UT education department began a child mapping survey to identify children who are yet to be enroll ed in schools. Government-run schools in the union territory have been told to conduct a survey of their respective area for identifying children up to 14 years who are eligible for admission under the Right to Education Act, 2009.
Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special judge Vimal Kumar on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of the ongoing graft case against Punjab police deputy superintendent of police (DSP) Raka Ghira, after the complainant in the case expressed inability to testify before the court owing to ill health.
Reverting to the system prevailing before the aadhar cards were introduced, a Central government directive has asked dealers to revert to the old system of providing subsidised LPG to consumers on subsidies rates.
Providing an opportunity for devotees to cover all the Panj Sikh Takths at one stretch, Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) has lunched Panj Takht special train from March 21 to 31.
After the Central Board of Secondary Education, the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has revised its datesheet for ISC Class 12 due to general elections.
With Savita Bhatti withdrawing her candidature as the Aam Aadmi party candidate from the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat, hopes of candidates who had been shortlisted previously have been revived.
Even as the menace of fake admissions is growing in the city, schools affiliated with the CBSE continue to run the exclusive integrated school programme under the pretext of preparing students of IITs/JEEs as well as board exams despite the board's recent ban.
Making headway in the fake website case related to legendary athlete Milkha Singh, the UT cyber cell has tracked down the fake users to Delhi. Still awaiting internet protocol (IP) log details for another account, police sources confirm that they are all set to make searches in Delhi.
Panjab University (PU) is mulling providing facility of 'branch sliding' to its engineering students wherein they could opt for subjects of their choice in the second year.
To monitor election-related expenditure of candidates in fray and misuse of money power in the Lok Sabha elections, the UT election department has appointed shadow observers.
The consumer disputes redressal forum, Chandigarh, has directed an insurance company to pay Rs 15,000 as compensation for deficient services to the nominees of the insurer for rejecting the claim by invoking an exclusion clause.
The recent change of guard at Chandigarh administration's senior standing counsel has now been followed by removal of as many as 79 advocates from the administration's panel including the kin of sitting high court judge, advocate generals of Punjab, Haryana and even a cousin of union law minister Kapil Sibal.
The stage was set for announcing Lok Sabha candidate from Ambala constituency of AAP in a press conference on Monday but it went haywire when it was pointed out that the person sitting along with AAP candidate had joined BJP in the morning.