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Despite objections by ex councillors, Punjab govt notifies 50 Mohali MC ward list after delimitation

With the Mohali municipal corporation (MC) elections likely to be scheduled next month, the local bodies department of Punjab on Monday notified a list of 50 wards after delimitation – against which objections had been raised by the former councillors of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Former SAD and BJP councillors with the Mohali municipal corporation have also filed a plea against the delimitation move at the Punjab and Haryana high court.(HT Photo)
Former SAD and BJP councillors with the Mohali municipal corporation have also filed a plea against the delimitation move at the Punjab and Haryana high court.(HT Photo)
Published on Nov 09, 2020 10:23 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mohali | ByHT Correspondent, Mohali

6th Leh council: 26 newly elected councillors administered oath

JP’s Tashi Gyalson of Lingshet constituency had been elected the new chief executive councillor while his party colleague Tsering Angchuk of Diskit constituency was elected the deputy chief executive councillor
AHDC-Leh has a total of 30 seats and four councilors are nominated by the government.(Representative Image/PTI File)
AHDC-Leh has a total of 30 seats and four councilors are nominated by the government.(Representative Image/PTI File)
Published on Oct 31, 2020 05:08 PM IST
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Hindustan Times/Jammu | ByRavi Krishnan Khajuria, Jammu

26 newly-elected councillors of 6th Leh council to be administered oath of office

Since the formation of the hill council in 1995, the Congress had swept the polls thrice, while the Ladakh Union Territorial Front had won the elections in 2005.
LAHDC-Leh has a total of 30 seats and four councilors are nominated by the government.(PTI)
LAHDC-Leh has a total of 30 seats and four councilors are nominated by the government.(PTI)
Published on Oct 31, 2020 06:20 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com| Edited by Susmita Pakrasi

On Badnore’s call, RWAs, councillors help seal high-risk localities in Chandigarh

After the initiative by Fighters Welfare Club in Sector 40 to seal off their sector, Chandigarh administrator VP Singh Badnore has asked local authorities and organisations to replicate the model in other sectors which are contaminated zones. Following this, parts of Sector 30 and Dadumajra have been sealed and some RWAs are making individual efforts to seal their localities.
Chandigarh administration employees wearing PPE suits providing vegetables in Sector 30 on Tuesday, after the locality was sealed due to presence of Covid 19 infected people in the area.(Ravi Kumar/ HT photo)
Chandigarh administration employees wearing PPE suits providing vegetables in Sector 30 on Tuesday, after the locality was sealed due to presence of Covid 19 infected people in the area.(Ravi Kumar/ HT photo)
Updated on Apr 21, 2020 06:58 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByRajanbir Singh, Chandigarh

Moga sarpanches, councillors to report daily arrival of outsiders

The DC also directed the civil surgeon to initiate the process to make all Jan Aushadi Kendras in the district operational.
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Published on Mar 17, 2020 11:12 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Moga | ByHT Correspondent, Moga

Chandigarh mayor asks councillors to monitor waste segregation in their areas

Writes to ward representatives, says they must monitor the process on Saturday, Sunday
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Published on Mar 14, 2020 01:03 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByVivek Gupta, Chandigarh

Chandigarh mayor says Rose Club will become MC Club for councillors’ recreation

Opposition Congress questions move, says BJP leader elected to the post recently has misplaced priorities
Mayor Raj Bala Malik along with councillors during her ‘welcome party’ at Rose Club in Sector 16, Chandigarh, on Monday.
Mayor Raj Bala Malik along with councillors during her ‘welcome party’ at Rose Club in Sector 16, Chandigarh, on Monday.
Updated on Jan 21, 2020 12:44 AM IST
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Youth Cong elections: Councillor accuses sarpanch of resorting to violence in Nabha

As per information, former block president of the Youth Congress, Cheeku, had called for a gathering of his supporters at Rotary Club while the votes were being recorded online. Bhandowal has alleged that Cheeku accused him of conspiring for cancellation of the latter’s candidature and attacked him ‘unexpectedly
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Published on Dec 29, 2019 10:23 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByMohit Singla, Nabha

Nominated councillors of Chandigarh appointed heads of village development committees

Each of the 13 committees also comprises area residents and former panches and sarpanches
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Published on Dec 02, 2019 01:42 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Chandigarh

Jalandhar MC passes proposal to hike councillors’ allowances

Allowances raised from 15,000 to 50,000 per month; also approves 30,000 pension to former councillors
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Published on Nov 30, 2019 01:23 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondent, Jalandhar

Breathlessness leaves four councillors hospitalised, others visit Panyong Lake

Councillors Raj Bala Malik, Heera Negi and Chandravati Shukla taken to hospital a day after reaching Leh
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Published on Sep 27, 2019 01:04 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByVivek Gupta, Chandigarh

JNUSU elections 2019: JNU students’ union to have 43 councillors, nomination today

Till last year, the number of councillors was 31 but due to an amendment made to the JNUSU constitution, the number had gone up to 43, they said.
JNU Prashasan Building at New Delhi(Hindustan Times)
JNU Prashasan Building at New Delhi(Hindustan Times)
Updated on Aug 27, 2019 08:07 AM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

Councillors who joined BJP will face consequences, warns TMC

The ruling party said that its former members would not be spared for the “crimes” they have committed.
The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Sunday sought to downplay its councillors joining the BJP and said that they would face the “consequences.”(PTI file photo)
The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Sunday sought to downplay its councillors joining the BJP and said that they would face the “consequences.”(PTI file photo)
Updated on Jun 24, 2019 08:59 AM IST
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Kolkata | ByAsian News International

Having equal no of experts, councillors on tree authority not a must: BMC tells HC

Senior counsel Anil Sakhare, appearing for the BMC, argued that the Maharashtra (Urban Areas) Protection and Preservation Of Trees Act of 1975 does not mandate the tree authority to fulfil this condition of equality
The BMC planned to cut 130 dead or dangerous trees ahead of this monsoon.(Hindustan Times)
The BMC planned to cut 130 dead or dangerous trees ahead of this monsoon.(Hindustan Times)
Updated on Jun 18, 2019 12:24 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByKAY Dodhiya, Mumbai

Man beaten to death in Mumbai, councillor’s husband, 6 others held

The victim has been identified as Aamir Shaikh alias Babubhai. Shaikh’s friend, Mohammad Sayyed, had criticised Bandra corporator Gulnaz and a builder, in a social media post.
On Thursday, Sayyed posted a video on social media, reportedly criticising the builder and the councillor. The police said the video angered Salim.(HT Photo)
On Thursday, Sayyed posted a video on social media, reportedly criticising the builder and the councillor. The police said the video angered Salim.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 02, 2019 06:01 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | ByHT Correspondent

In setback to Mamata Banerjee, 3 Bengal legislators, 56 councillors join BJP

Some of the councillors, including the chairman of Halisahar municipality and vice-chairperson of Kanchrapara municipality, said while speaking to reporters that they have decided to join the BJP following in the steps of Subhranshu Roy.
Subhranshu Roy was expelled on May 24, just a day after Lok Sabha election result was announced, for making anti-party comments by praising his father Mukul Roy. (Raj K Raj/HT Photo)
Subhranshu Roy was expelled on May 24, just a day after Lok Sabha election result was announced, for making anti-party comments by praising his father Mukul Roy. (Raj K Raj/HT Photo)
Updated on May 18, 2020 12:56 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Kolkata | BySumanta Ray Chaudhuri

BJP nominates names of three councillors for mayoral elections

Sanjay Goyal (EDMC), Yogesh Verma (NDMC) and Raj Dutt Gahlot (SDMC) have also been nominated as candidates for deputy mayor elections.
BJP nominates names of three councillors for mayoral elections(PTI)
BJP nominates names of three councillors for mayoral elections(PTI)
Published on Apr 18, 2019 03:15 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India

Former councillor among three held for highway robbery in Odisha

Former Kendrapara councillor Rashmi Ranjan Das,along with two other accomplices, had allegedly snatched 10,500 cash and a gold ring a week ago from a person near Duhuria junction on the Paradip-Daitary expressway, they said.
The cash and the stolen ring were recovered from the accused, who were remanded to judicial custody for 14 days by a court.(Getty Images/Picture for representation)
The cash and the stolen ring were recovered from the accused, who were remanded to judicial custody for 14 days by a court.(Getty Images/Picture for representation)
Published on Feb 19, 2019 08:35 PM IST
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Kendrapara (Odisha) | ByPress Trust of India

Moga court chargesheets Akali councillor, district IMA chief for forging documents

RTI activist Suresh Sood had moved the court in 2012, accusing Charanjit, who is also an LIC agent, and the doctor of forging an authority letter and a medical certificate in his (Sood’s) name.
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Updated on Oct 15, 2018 10:02 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Faridkot | ByHT Correspondent, Faridkot

Muradnagar case: FIR against 4 including local councillor in kidnap, rape and murder of 6-year-old girl

The body of a six-year-old girl was found on the roof of a mosque in her locality in Muradnagar on Sunday morning, a day after she had gone missing around 12.50pm on Saturday from outside her house.
Locals speak to the police officers in Muradnagar where the body of a six year old girl was found on the roof of a mosque court on Sunday October 07, 2018.(Sakib Ali / HT Photo)
Locals speak to the police officers in Muradnagar where the body of a six year old girl was found on the roof of a mosque court on Sunday October 07, 2018.(Sakib Ali / HT Photo)
Updated on Oct 09, 2018 01:23 PM IST
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Ghaziabad | ByHT Correspondent

UK’s Swindon gets first councillor of Goan origin

A large number of people from Goa have migrated in recent years to Swindon, nearly 130 km south-west of London.
Imtiyaz Shaikh, who contested as a Labour candidate, won the five-cornered contest in Eastcott, polling 1621 votes. His nearest rival, Toby Robson of Liberal Democrats, received 1344 votes.(Twitter Photo)
Imtiyaz Shaikh, who contested as a Labour candidate, won the five-cornered contest in Eastcott, polling 1621 votes. His nearest rival, Toby Robson of Liberal Democrats, received 1344 votes.(Twitter Photo)
Updated on May 05, 2018 10:30 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, London | ByPrasun Sonwalkar

Income and expenses inflated in MCG budget, say councillors

Majority of councillors who were present in budget meeting were new and had no knowledge of budgetary assessment
Of the total 35 MCG councillors, 26 councillors were present in the budget meeting which was brought forward from April 9 to April 7(Parveen Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Of the total 35 MCG councillors, 26 councillors were present in the budget meeting which was brought forward from April 9 to April 7(Parveen Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Apr 07, 2018 10:32 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | ByDhananjay Jha, Gurugram
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