A bus driver raped Moga woman in a hotel near interstate bus ter minal on Thursday.The driver was woman’s family friend, and she had come to take back his money that she had given to the accused a few months ago.
Landing itself in an embarrassing position and in what might be construed as a possible violation of the model code of conduct, a statement issued by the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) said that its Lok Sabha candidate for Chandigarh Jannat Jahan visited mosques in Sector-31, 26, 20 and 45 and canvassed for votes.
The election department of Chandigarh administration has set up a toll-free number for complaints related to movement of black money during the elections.UT deputy commissioner Mohammed Shayin, who is also the returning officer, said people could phone on the number 1800-180-2095 to complain about the use of black money during elections.
Teachers from government aided colleges in Punjab and Chandigarh held a two-hour protest against nonpayment of salaries for the past nine months at the Sector 25 rally ground on Friday.The teachers, led by the Punjab & Chandigarh College Teachers Union.
The Congress on Friday took the lead by naming four-time Lok Sabha parliamentarian Pawan Kumar Bansal as its candidate for the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat, leaving Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as the only party which is yet to decide on a candidate for the city.
Nearly 18 years after being booked for cheating and misappropriation of funds, a former sales officer of Haryana state lotteries department was held guilty and six lottery agents named as co-accused in the case were acquitted here on Friday.
A Class 4 student of SA Jain Model School, Ambala, Shivam (10) died after he accidentally fell into a well of a gurdwara on Novelty Cinema Road on Friday.Police said that after a school exam, the victim was waiting for an auto to get home and started playing with a friend, and fell into the well. After daylong efforts, the army took out his body at 5.30pm.
Former Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) director and dismissed Jammu and Kashmir-cadre Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Saji Mohan and former NCB superintendent Balwinder Kumar were on Friday awarded 5-year jail for embezzling Rs 13.85 lakh that were seized in drug busts during Mohan's posting in Chandigarh.
Fluent English, convent schooling and good academic records are not the only criteria for the 40 companies that are participating in the annual placement drive 'Avsar-2014' at the Panjab University (PU).
The election department of Chandigarh administration has set up a toll-free number for complaints related to movement of black money during the elections.
Parvinder Singh, a 2011-batch IPS officer, has joined Chandigarh Police as assistant superintendent of police (ASP) on inter-cadre transfer from Uttar Pradesh cadre to Arunachal Pradesh-Goa-Mizoram-Union Territories (AGMUT) cadre.
An agency called upon to investigate the most serious and sophisticated cases of crime and fraud in the country, the Central Bureau of Investigation, was victim to a most ordinary theft in its own backyard, here in Chandigarh, on Wednesday.
In a pointer to the lack of coordination between the various wings of the MC, the Chandigarh municipal corporation has cancelled all 15 bookings at the community centre of Sector-40 till further orders, leaving many people in the lurch. Some of these booking were made as far back as November.
UT administrator Shivraj V Patil, while addressing the Conference on Harvest in the Sun , organised by Confederation of Indian Industry ( CII ) , coinciding with the CII Chandigarh annual session at its northern region headquarters, on Thursday said India was “much in need of a solar revolution”.
Dismissed UT police cops - Sunil and Akshay, will be tried for the rape of a minor resident of Khuda Lahora. The three co-accused Jagtar Singh, Himmat Singh and Anil will face trial for molesting the minor schoolgirl for months.