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 student leaders of three parties and Panjab University authorities heaved a sigh of relief on Thursday as students of Dr Harwansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital called off their strike.
The elections to Panjab University Campus Students’ Council and campus councils in its affiliated colleges in Chandigarh will be held on September 5.
A 17-year-old boy was stabbed to death by a group of unidentified youths at Maloya on Wednesday.
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Wednesday put a stay on the order issued by Chandigarh deputy commissioner (DC) on August 25 of attaching five bank accounts of the Chandigarh Golf Club (CGC) for recovery of the outstanding lease rent of Rs 8.59 crore for its 132 acres land.
The Panjab University Teachers’ Association (PUTA) on Wednesday expressed concern over frequent protests, violence and disruption of teaching activity by various student organisations on the campus.
Irked over Chandigarh municipal corporation’s (MC) lackadaisical attitude of handling the stray dog menace, the Punjab and Haryana high court has directed the MC joint commissioner to remain present in the court on Thursday.
Students of Dr Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Panjab University (PU), continued with their protest outside the college on Wednesday.
The Chandigarh municipal corporation seems to have learnt no lessons with regard to the ‘futility’ of study tours.
Taking note of her involvement in a corruption case, the UT estate officer-cum-deputy commissioner has dismissed a junior assistant working with the estate office with immediate effect.
In absence of sufficient number of operation theatres (OT), a large number of surgeons at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), remain unoccupied and get access to operation theatres only once in a fortnight or once in a week.
Initiating contempt proceedings, judicial magistrate Shilpi Gupta has issued show-cause notice to the chairman of child welfare committee, Snehalaya, Maloya, for failing to comply with the directives of the court to handover six children living in Snehalaya to their grandfather.
Local police on Tuesday claimed to have solved the case of theft of a Chandigarh-based judge’s sports utility vehicle (SUV) with the arrest of three persons, who later also allegedly robbed a conductor at Sector 4 roundabout on July 25 morning.
Claiming false implication in the infamous Burail jailbreak case, Babbar Khalsa International (BKI) chief Jagtar Singh Hawara has said he is innocent.
Local police arrested four youths for assaulting a head constable Parminder Singh, who was on duty at in Sector 78 on Tuesday night.