Thursday, Jul 18, 2019
Jul 18, 2019-Thursday
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Chandigarh administration issues firecracker licences to 96 traders
Oct 30, 2018 14:32
1,043 traders had applied for the licence; president of cracker dealers’ association says 15X15 sq ft for a stall not enough, need 15X30
Punjab govt distances itself from industrialists over NGT order
Nov 22, 2018 18:59
The delegation said pollution control board had been inspecting their units every year but could not find any violation
2 liquor vends fined Rs 2 lakh, 8 to pay up Rs 1 lakh for violations in Chandigarh
Oct 30, 2018 14:02
The liquor vends were caught selling liquor without a hologram and had failed to produce sale and stock registers.
Clash at Mohali farmhouse: 4 staffers booked as sarpanch claims they had AK-47s
Nov 22, 2018 18:59
300 persons from Kubaheri village in the Majri block of Mohali clashed with people from a farmhouse who were attempting to illegally detain a farmer.
Amid HC stay, Union ministry suspends NIPER director Raghuram Rao Akkinepally
Oct 30, 2018 12:53
Centre cites defiance and insubordination as reason; Rao had got stay against board chairman’s suspension order
Hotel Shivalikview keeps 2 bizmens’ cars after they fail to pay Rs 22 lakh bills in Chandigarh
Oct 30, 2018 12:40
Ashwani Chopra of Ludhiana and Ramnik Bansal of Ferozepur were staying in two rooms since May and had stopped paying bills after July 15. Their Audi Q5 and Chevrolet Cruze were confiscated
A woman worker can’t be called alone for meeting in office: Panel
Oct 30, 2018 11:11
Punjab State Women Commission has issued a new set of guidelines to prevent sexual harassment at workplace.
70-yr-old elephant at Chhatbir Zoo in Punjab critical, put on life support
Oct 29, 2018 15:28
Asiatic elephant Raj Mangal, the only tusker in the zoo, has been kept off from display for the last two years. Veterinarians from GADVASU, Ludhiana, and IVRI, Uttar Pradesh, called to check the tusker’s orthopaedic disorders in hind limb
Wrong parking turns Chandigarh apni mandis a hotbed for traffic snarls
Oct 29, 2018 15:00
While few sectors provide a model for other mandis to follow, the situation has worsened in majority of them.
Encourage innovation, it takes courage, says entrepreneur Chandra Mohan
Jul 04, 2019 17:27
Jobs need to be created. The government can provide a supportive system, but it’s for the entrepreneur to tap the market and create jobs for others while focusing on R&D and growth, says Chandra Mohan, who was awarded the Padma Shri in 1985.
Dr Indu Pal is delivering success with drugs
Jul 04, 2019 17:22
Discovery science: Holder of three patents, this professor of pharmaceutics at Panjab University has worked to improve efficacy of anti-tubercular and other drugs.
Amid soaring mercury, MHRD wants sun exposure for schoolkids
Jul 04, 2019 17:12
A letter from the ministry to all states and Union Territories has advised schools to host more outdoor activities for students to prevent Vitamin D deficiency.
This scientist developed sensor to detect signs of heart attacks much faster than conventional tests
Jun 29, 2019 15:19
From studying DNA mutations that are likely to lead to cancer to developing a sensor that detects signs of heart attacks much faster than conventional tests, Inderpreet Kaur is passionate about her work as it has the power to save lives.
Fly high but never forget your roots for there’s always a time to pay back: Industrialist RK Garg
Jun 27, 2019 17:36
Industrialist Rajinder Kumar Garg, 76, is a stickler for time and plain speak.
Mahak Sharma studies pathways within human cells to find genetic disorders
Jun 27, 2019 17:30
Scientist Mahak Sharma’s work revolves around the process by which cellular proteins are cleared within cells; mutations in these pathways can cause various genetic disorders, including diseases that can lead to osteopetrosis.
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