The enforcement wing of municipal corporation (MC) on Wednesday conducted a surprise check at the paid parking lot of Elante Mall and found violations.
Leaders of the Students Organisation of India (SOI), Panjab University, on Tuesday met Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal at his residence here.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) workers on Wednesday met Danis Ashraf, director food and civil supplies, and gave him suggestions about the implementation of National Food Security Act, 2013.
Timely delivery of services being offered under the Right to Service Act should be ensured in the state and in case of any negligence strict action would be taken, HS Kandhola, director, governance reforms, said on Wednesday.
A week after a 42-year-old man was found murdered at the Sector 20 roundabout, the police claim to have solved the case with the arrest of a Gorakhpur resident.
A 24-year-old shop worker was killed and two women injured when the driver of a Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) bus lost control over the vehicle near the Kalagram light point on Tuesday morning.
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Tuesday reserved its judgment on a matter pertaining to the Punjab government’s failure to hold the municipal council elections in the state.
Rich literary and musical tributes were paid to thespian Gursharan Singh on his 86th birth anniversary at a function organised by Bhaji Gursharan Singh Trust at Randhawa auditorium here on Tuesday.
Taking stringent action against the traffic offenders, the SAS Nagar police have collected Rs 7 lakhs as fine for violations in the month of August alone.
With Amloh civil hospital’s 108 Ambulance lying in repair for the past 10-15 days, emergency services have been affected as the hospital has only one ambulance of its own and a morning-shift driver.
While the municipal corporation (MC) is in the process of installing 39 new tubewells in various parts of the city, on the other hand, out of the existing 204 tubewells, 40 are non-functional for the past several months, leaving city short of 6 million gallon daily (mgd) of water.
The Panjab University Teachers Association (PUTA) on Tuesday set the ball rolling on various issues related to the university and faculty members in a meeting with the vice-chancellor.
Students from poor financial background but with good academic record at Panjab University campus will start getting financial aid soon.
Providing respite to a local MBBS aspirant, the Punjab & Haryana High Court has quashed the UT administration’s regulations making it mandatory for candidates to clear Class 12 from a Chandigarh school, even for bona fide city residents, to be eligible for admission to the 77 MBBS seats reserved for the Chandigarh pool at the Government Medical College & Hospital (GMCH) in Sector 32. Allowing the petition filed last June by Akanksha Mehra, a division bench presided over by justice K Kannan called the policy “faulty” and directed the administration to admit Mehra to the MMBS course under the UT pool.
The New Chandigarh-Jaipur Intercity Express chugged off from the city railway station on Tuesday. The train left the station at 12.45pm to reach Jaipur at 12.50 am. This is the first daily train to Jaipur.