Over three weeks after the police announced an award for anyone giving lead in the robbery at a Sector-22 jewellery shop, the award money has been increased.
A day after the dates for Panjab University’s student council elections were announced, there was an incident of violence on the campus as several supporters of the National Students Union of India (NSUI) beat up a Panjab University Student Union (PUSU) worker outside the multi-faculty department on Thursday afternoon.
Granting a breather to chairman of child welfare committee of Snehalaya, Maloya, additional district and sessions judge Paramjit Singh on Thursday stayed the contempt proceedings.
The permanent lok adalat has directed the Vision India Colonisers, Kharar, to hand over the possession of a flat within two months to an applicant.
Former cricketer Yograj Singh’s cousin Kuljeet Kaur on Thursday held a press conference at the Chandigarh press club where she alleged that the Panchkula police had been acting under pressure as it did not consider her charges of sexual harassment.
The National Human Rights Commission has given eight-week time to the secretary, union ministry of finance; Governor, Reserve Bank of India; chairman and managing director of Punjab National Bank and its regional chairman, Chandigarh, of the bank, to take appropriate action against the guilty officials in the branch manager suicide case.
The department of radiodiagnosis and imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), will organise a three-day first conference of the Society for Emergency Radiology from Friday.
A Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) study has found that in spite of lower level of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors in countries like India, the death rates are higher as compared to the developed countries. The study was carried out in rural Haryana and Chandigarh and was recently published in the world’s premier medical journal New England Journal of Medicine.
A three-day training programme on gender sensitisation for Chandigarh police officers concluded on Thursday.
The police have managed to arrest the remaining three accused wanted in the road rage incident that occurred on the road dividing Sectors 7 and 8 on Wednesday evening.
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday granted two weeks to Chandigarh municipal corporation (MC) to file its action-taken report and future plans to curb stray dog menace in the city.
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday adjourned the petitions seeking premature release by Shamsher Singh and Gurmeet Singh, convicts sentenced to life in former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh’s assassination case of 1995, to November 11.
Even as model code of conduct in view of the Panjab University Campus Students Council (PUCSC) came into force on Wednesday evening, vehicles were seen zooming around the campus with printed material pasted on them and posters were still seen at several locations at the university on Thursday.
With student council elections round the corner at Panjab University (PU) and in its affiliated colleges, student leaders are going the extra mile by using social media to their advantage.
Over 550 students from various schools in the tricity participated in the 18th annual edition of ‘On the Spot’ painting competition organised by Pallavi Hotel and Resort at their complex here on Thursday. The chief guest of the event was chairman of Haryana Public Service Commission, Manbir Singh Bhadana, who inaugurated the contest.