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Tuesday, Jun 18, 2019
Vivek Gupta

Vivek Gupta


Vivek Gupta is a senior correspondent at Chandigarh. He covers Panchkula, besides writing on medical education.

articles by Vivek Gupta (701 results)
May 07, 2019 18:16
CBSE 10th Result 2019: A year after a steep decline in pass percentage, Panchkula region, comprising Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Chandigarh performed well this year in the Central Board of Secondary read more
May 05, 2019 13:10
Kirron Kher had shared an 8-second video on her Twitter handle where children were seen wearing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s masks and raising “Ab Ki Bar Modi Sarkar” slogans after making an appeal to vote for her. read more
May 04, 2019 15:08
The action came after Kher shared an eight-second video on her Twitter handle in which Mahesh Inder Singh Sidhu, is seen along with kids shouting ‘Ab Ki Bar Modi Sarkar’. read more
Apr 26, 2019 22:51
While Kirron is again banking on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity to secure second successive win, Bansal hit at her stating that Chandigarh is one place where Modi factor can never work because it’s a city of wise and educated people who value... read more
Apr 20, 2019 21:56
While street vendors have to pay up \u20B9500 for littering, visitors, eateries and other shops will have to cough up \u20B910,000. read more
Apr 02, 2019 22:47
Will contest eighth straight Lok Sabha election from Chandigarh; winnability, loyality and local connect went in his favour, says party. read more
Mar 07, 2019 21:46
Latest figures available with the MC reveal that more than 8,000 tonnes of unprocessed waste is lying at the plant even as the National Green Tribunal in its November 2017 order had asked the firm to clear it in eight weeks. read more
Mar 06, 2019 22:06
This is a big hit for India’s first planned city, which recorded its worst performance in national cleanliness survey that began in 2016. read more
Feb 24, 2019 22:44
Seen as a show of support for new entrant and AAP’s Chandigarh nominee for the Lok Sabha elections, Harmohan Dhawan, the rally started one-and-a-half hours late. read more
Oct 21, 2018 10:24
Court observed that the glaring failure on the part of the SHO and IO is very disturbing. This also shows lack of supervision on the part of higher officers, it said. read more
Oct 10, 2018 10:23
Last year, political parties had tried to seek exemption from house tax, but it was declined by the Chandigarh administration. read more
Oct 05, 2018 13:33
Rakesh Kumar, who collects waste from 115 houses in Sector 36, said nearly 50% households gave him wet and dry waste separately but all this came to nought as the garbage ended up mixing at the secondary collection points in many locations. read more
Oct 03, 2018 11:26
While the Centre makes the annual cleanliness survey tougher, Chandigarh MC continues with its knee-jerk reforms without bothering to build the capacity of waste collectors or generate awareness among residents. read more
Sep 28, 2018 10:05
An official in the road division said at least 30% roads in the city need urgent repairs. read more
Sep 27, 2018 11:54
A total of 6,500 registered vendors of non-essential commodities will be accommodated at vending zones in different areas, while 900 mobile vendors will be restricted to roads other than highways. read more