Chandigarh

  • PSEB
    Jul 06, 2015 22:58 IST

    PSEB official accused of Rs 2-crore fraud

    A senior assistant in the accounts branch of the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) has allegedly siphoned off around Rs 2 crore from the board accounts by preparing bogus arrear bills of employees.

  • App
    Jul 06, 2015 22:50 IST

    RLA launches mobile app, accessing info made easier

    The Registering and Licensing Authority (RLA) too has got onto the app bandwagon. Information about services provided by the RLA will now be available on its smartphone mobile application - mobileRLA. At a function organised at the deputy commissioner office, UT adviser Vijay Kumar Dev launched the app.

  • Water logged road after rainfall in Ludhiana on Thursday. HT Photo
    Jul 06, 2015 22:47 IST

    Weatherman predict heavy to normal rainfall in next 48 hrs

    Sunday's scattered rainfall over parts of Punjab and heavy showers around Chandigarh brought some relief to farmers who are finished with paddy transplantation.

  • Punjab and Haryana High court
    Jul 06, 2015 22:42 IST

    Le Corbusier rooftop café at high court to be opened

    A rooftop cafeteria designed by French-architect Le Corbusier at the Punjab and Haryana high court would be opened for lawyers by August.

  • UT SSP Naunihal Singh
    Jul 06, 2015 22:41 IST

    Land deals in TN: Probe complaint against PAP DIG in 6 months, vigilance bureau told

    The Punjab and Haryana high court on Monday directed the Punjab vigilance bureau to look into a complaint within six months against Punjab cadre Indian Police Service (IPS) officer and deputy inspector general (DIG) of Punjab Armed Police (PAP) Naunihal Singh and his relatives for amassing nearly 200 acres in Tamil Nadu.

  • A petrol-pump employee filling fuel
    Jul 06, 2015 21:17 IST

    Uniform diesel price in Punjab, Haryana, Himachal, Delhi soon

    Uniform diesel price looks to become a reality in north India. The key functionaries of Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and Delhi will give a final push to the ambitious move on Tuesday in Delhi by fixing the deadline to implement uniform Value Added Tax (VAT) on diesel

  • Footballart2014
    Jul 06, 2015 17:35 IST

    Piccadilly Cup: Veteran Club drub Royal Greater FC 5-2

    Veteran Club drubbed Royal Greater FC 5-2 on Day Two of the ongoing Chandigarh senior state football championship for Piccadilly Cup at the Sector 17 Football Stadium, on Sunday.

  • Parkash Singh Badal, chief minister, Punjab
    Jul 06, 2015 19:36 IST

    Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal approves three more 'meritorious' schools

    Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday approved building of three more schools at Sangrur, Ferozpur and Gurdaspur districts at a cost of Rs30 crore.

  • OROP
    Jul 06, 2015 19:57 IST

    Rupnagar ex-soldiers to boycott govt functions over OROP

    Ex-servicemen of Rupnagar district held a rally at Maharaja Ranjit Singh Bagh here on Monday under the banner of Indian Ex-Services League, Punjab and Chandigarh, to press for their demand of 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP).

  • Jul 06, 2015 16:04 IST

    13 Haryana kickboxers make Indian team

    Thirteen athletes from Haryana have been selected in the Indian team for the Asian Kickboxing Championship to held next month in Pune.

  • Jul 06, 2015 14:54 IST

    Palm is the canvas for these mehndi artists

    The mehndi art that till a few years ago was a ritual of sort confined to occasions such as wedding, teej, karva chauth etc. has more or less become a fashion statement today.

  • Senior BJP leader and an MLA from Jalandhar Manoranjan Kalia
    Jul 06, 2015 14:48 IST

    BJP hits out at Congress for 'mysterious' death of Mookerjee

    Punjab BJP leader Manoranjan Kalia on Monday accused Congress of concealing the truth behind the "mysterious" death of Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee.

  • Haryana agriculture minister OP Dhankar-n
    Jul 06, 2015 14:19 IST

    Panchkula councillors against RWAs maintaining attendance

    The decision of the Panchkula grievance redressal committee allowing the resident welfare associations to maintain attendance registers of the sanitation workers deployed in their areas hasn’t been received well by the elected representatives of the municipal corporation.

  • Illustration
    Jul 06, 2015 11:25 IST

    Regional buzz: Bains brothers take up tirade against govt

    Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal loves doling out funds at sangat darshan to woo voters. But his enterprising son and deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal is being talked about in political circles for promising funds for “start-ups”.

  • PG Chandigarh
    Jul 06, 2015 11:17 IST

    Paying guests in Chandigarh: Guests of some, a nuisance for most

    Youngsters living in PGs tend to consider themselves ‘bosses’ and think they own the place. They park cars haphazardly, create ruckus every now and then and pickup fights with anyone who opposes them.