Chandigarh

  • The then prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri and army officers atop a captured Pakistani tank.
    Sep 01, 2015 19:42 IST

    Punjab to celebrate 50th anniversary of 1965 Indo-Pak war

    Chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday said the Punjab government has decided to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1965 Indo-Pak war on September 9 at Amarkot village in Tarn Taran district.

  • Haryana Roadways
    Sep 01, 2015 18:47 IST

    Haryana Roadways, govt employees to go on strike on Wednesday

    Various services, including the state roadways, are likely to be hit in Haryana on Wednesday due to the strike call given by the state government employees union.

  • Chaar Sahibzaade
    Sep 01, 2015 16:13 IST

    Chaar Sahibzaade sequel in the making, will take two years

    A sequel of Chaar Sahibzaade, the first photo-realistic 3D animated film based on the real story of sacrifices of the four sons of the 10th Sikh master Guru Gobind Singh, is being worked upon.

  • A view of the accident site at Sirhind. A bus carrying around 25 passengers fell in the Bhakra Canal
    Sep 01, 2015 17:31 IST

    18 killed in bus accident in Himachal's Kinnaur district

    As many as 18 people were killed and 15 injured when a private bus rolled down into Satluj River near Nathpa in Kinnaur district-around 180 kilometer from here.

  • Bithiah Dahal (left) and Sangay Doma (right) both students at Lovely Professional University.
    Sep 01, 2015 15:42 IST

    Zeal for travel: Foreign students learn to explore India's diversity

    Universities in the region are known to provide an education to students from a number of countries such as Bhutan, Afghanistan and Nepal. While getting an education in India, these students ensure they use all the time on their hands to explore the rich country with the diverse locales it has to offer.

  • YouTube comedian Jus Reign posing as Bobby Dhaliwal
    Sep 01, 2015 15:13 IST

    'Bobby Dhaliwal' wants to be Canada's Prime Minister

    With Canada's federal elections set to be held on October 19, party leaders are travelling across the country and spending millions to win the hearts and minds of voters. But one candidate vying to step into Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper's shoes has managed to evade the spotlight. Until now, that is.

  • AIPMT retest
    Sep 01, 2015 14:46 IST

    No retest of Punjab PMET, 2015, merit list to be revised: HC

    The Punjab and Haryana high court on Tuesday ruled that there would be no retest of the Punjab Pre-Medical Entrance Test (PMET- 2015) conducted on May 17 by the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), Faridkot.

  • Sep 01, 2015 14:22 IST

    No retest of the Punjab Pre Medical Entrance Test, 2015, rules high court

    No retest of the Punjab Pre Medical Entrance Test, 2015, rules high court

  • A farmer working in his fields as dark clouds loomed large over Bathinda on Tuesday. Sanjeev Kumar/HT
    Sep 01, 2015 09:56 IST

    Prime Minister's Office pushes for Punjab land model

    An amended Punjab law that allows long-term lease of farm land for projects may soon be replicated across India, with the Centre planning to use it as a model for alternative land management legislation after letting a controversial ordinance lapse.

  • Doctor
    Sep 01, 2015 09:18 IST

    Poor knowledge biggest hurdle in organ donation programme

    Poor knowledge regarding the concept of brain death and organ donation is the biggest hurdle in advancement of ‘deceased donor organ programme’, a Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) study has found.

  • Gursimrat Singh Gill
    Sep 01, 2015 09:06 IST

    HT Spotlight: Rock-solid Gursimrat finds feet in football

    Almost a week ago, when the Indian team flew to earthquake-ravaged Nepal to participate in the inaugural edition of the SAFF under-19 football championship, it marked a watershed moment in Gursimrat Singh Gill’s life. Apart from keeping the opposition forwards at bay at his preferred centre-back position, the former trainee of Chandigarh Football Academy (CFA) had the additional responsibility of playing deputy to Daniel Lalhlimpuia, who was leading the Indian team in the championship.

  • Villagers blocking traffic at Nangal to protest against the death of a man of village Dubeta,on Monday.
    Aug 31, 2015 23:23 IST

    Villager's death after police assault: SIT formed, cop arrested, 3 others suspended

    Three policemen have been suspended and a special investigating team (SIT) formed to investigate the death of a resident of Dubeta village near Nangal after being allegedly beaten up by policemen a fortnight ago.

  • Police during at a checkpost in Mohali. HT/Photo
    Aug 31, 2015 23:08 IST

    Drive against drinking menace at public places in Mohali

    Taking strict note of the people drinking in the open in various market places and creating ruckus thereafter, the SAS Nagar police along with the traffic wing have launched a drive to check the menace.

  • Arrest-handcuffs-P
    Aug 31, 2015 23:02 IST

    Chandigarh: Stealing two bags of onion lands 2 youths in police net

    Police have arrested two youths for allegedly stealing onions from the Sector 26 grain market. The police nabbed the accused and recovered two bags of onion that the duo was carrying on a three-wheeler in the wee hours on Monday.

  • Om Prakash Chautala
    Aug 31, 2015 22:37 IST

    Punjab gives Delhi govt consent to shift Chautala to Bathinda jail

    The Parkash Singh Badal government has given the green light to the Delhi government for transferring former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala to Bathinda central jail in Punjab from Tihar, said official sources.