UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 11:14 PM IST
The Act proposes to establish a framework for the regulation of tenancy matters (residential and commercial) and to balance the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants, including fast adjudication process for resolution of disputes.
PUBLISHED ON NOV 15, 2020 11:59 PM IST
With the Covid-19 pandemic hitting education systems especially hard, PU authorities will find it tough to take key decisions on restarting classes and hostels without the senate
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2020 12:13 AM IST
PUBLISHED ON OCT 24, 2020 10:37 PM IST
Though it bettered its ranking in this year’s Survekshan at 16 from 20 last year, Chandigarh couldn’t break into the top 10 ranks of cleanest cities as the MC authorities struggle to streamline the waste collection system
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2020 06:35 PM IST
The fact that 209 juveniles were arrested last year is a telling commentary on the negative influences on youngsters today
UPDATED ON SEP 26, 2020 11:04 PM IST
Tricity artists say that programmes in some art institutes have to be updated to keep up with the modern times to prepare students for the competitive art market
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2020 12:16 AM IST
Surprisingly, a Smart City like Chandigarh does not have community homes offering long-term assisted living for those with mental disorders
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 09:46 PM IST
Chandigarh tied with the eastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Odisha, Sikkim and Tripura at the 29th position in the Business Reform Action Plan rankings for 2019
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2020 11:13 PM IST
The reforms commission is expected to suggest measures to improve police infrastructure, upgrade police functioning, that is, investigation, prosecution, forensic, intelligence and training
PUBLISHED ON AUG 30, 2020 02:06 AM IST
It’s time for tricity authorities to come together to thrash out a solution to control the spread of Covid-19, at the same time ensuring that uniform rules are imposed in all areas with minimum losses to businesses
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2020 10:22 PM IST
The blame for not developing clean and green cities rests squarely on the administrative failure and lack of accountability. All that the powers that be seem to be doing currently is passing the buck instead of coming out with a coherent time-bound strategy to improve things
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2020 10:28 PM IST
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh has said holding the exams will not be a wise move as Covid-19 cases could be peaking at that time, exposing the youngsters to risk of infections
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2020 10:27 PM IST
Given that the tricity is also coping with the Covid-19 pandemic, to have people subsisting on meagre earnings from begging, living in unhygienic conditions and sleeping in the open is clearly an invitation to disaster.
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2020 11:03 PM IST
Authorities are not registering an Ambassador car in Chandigarh because it has art by a well known street artist and change of paintwork is not allowed. What’s your take on it?
UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2020 11:41 PM IST
The HRD ministry wants to limit the time students spend with digital devices to access online education as schools remain closed due to Covid-19. What’s your take on the matter?
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2020 10:27 PM IST
One needs to view the scenario as an unprecedented one, requiring careful manoeuvring with one objective in mind: That of the welfare of students. How will they derive the maximum benefit from this situation?
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2020 10:43 PM IST
Increased fines for non registration of dogs will deter people from getting pets on a whim without assessing their own capacity to nurture and protect the animal and ensure it does not get into trouble
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2020 09:47 PM IST
Panjab University (PU) was 10 positions down from rank 34 to 44 among educational institutes in the country in HRD ministry’s National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2020 list
By HT Readers’ Take
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2020 02:04 AM IST
Even as the Covid-19 crisis is yet to be controlled, parents can utilise the lockdown time innovatively with their children, teaching them yoga, gardening and cooking, helping them explore art and other creative avenues and spending quality time with them to truly understand bonding within families, say Hindustan Times readers from Chandigarh