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Bhabanipur bypoll: West Bengal chief minister and TMC chief Mamata Banerjee addresses during her election campaign in Kolkata on Thursday. (PTI)

Vote for TMC even if cyclone comes: Mamata Banerjee in Bhabanipur; Hardeep Puri says Didi will lose bypoll too

By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:13 AM IST
Speaking at a public meeting for the bypoll, Banerjee asked the people of the Bhabanipur assembly constituency in south Kolkata to cast their votes even if it rains on the day of polling
The HP govt withdrew notification after drawing criticism from various employees’ unions. (HT File Photo)
The HP govt withdrew notification after drawing criticism from various employees’ unions. (HT File Photo)

HP govt withdraws notification issuing 11% DA to IAS officers

By HT Correspondent, Shimla
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:11 AM IST
The DA will be given to officers along with other employees and pensioners, said CM Jai Ram Thakur when asked about the strong resentment among employees and other officers
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar led a delegation to meet PM Modi and press for a nationwide caste census, in New Delhi on August 23. On Thursday, the Centre told the Supreme Court that the 2011 caste census data is ’fraught with mistakes and inaccuracies’. (PTI)
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar led a delegation to meet PM Modi and press for a nationwide caste census, in New Delhi on August 23. On Thursday, the Centre told the Supreme Court that the 2011 caste census data is ’fraught with mistakes and inaccuracies’. (PTI)

2011 caste census data unusable: Centre to Supreme Court

PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:07 AM IST
The Centre also told the court that it is also against collecting any information on castes or backward classes, other than Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, during the upcoming population census in 2022
Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi, who represents the Chamkaur Sahib seat in state assembly, interacting with youngsters. There are at least 200 villages in his constituency where drone surveys will be carried out initially. (HT photo)
Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi, who represents the Chamkaur Sahib seat in state assembly, interacting with youngsters. There are at least 200 villages in his constituency where drone surveys will be carried out initially. (HT photo)

Punjab CM Channi shows interest in ‘Mission Lal Lakir’, orders drone survey in his constituency Chamkaur Sahib

By Gurpreet Singh Nibber, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:07 AM IST
The Mission Lal Lakir’ is a Punjab government’s project to empower the village residents by providing them rights of properties they have been living in for generations. In the first cabinet meeting, Punjab CM Channi gave instructions to start drone surveys from Chamkaur Sahib, the assembly constituency he represents
At 40, Chandigarh has the highest number of Covid positive patients, followed by Mohali with 35 and Panchkula with 20. (ANI File Photo)
At 40, Chandigarh has the highest number of Covid positive patients, followed by Mohali with 35 and Panchkula with 20. (ANI File Photo)

Chandigarh tricity’s daily Covid cases drop to six

By HT Correspondents, Chandigarh/mohali/panchkula
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:05 AM IST
Both Chandigarh and Mohali logged just one case each, while Panchkula reported four; also, no casualty was recorded in any of the three jurisdictions
At two projects of the GBP Group – Athens (residential and commercial) and Aeroze (residential) – both on the Airport road in Mohali, construction has remained stalled for years. (HT FIle Photo/for representation only)
At two projects of the GBP Group – Athens (residential and commercial) and Aeroze (residential) – both on the Airport road in Mohali, construction has remained stalled for years. (HT FIle Photo/for representation only)

UK firm pulls out investment from GBP Group: Hopes of 2,500 investors dashed, 500 crore hanging in balance

By Hillary Victor, Mohali
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:05 AM IST
Allottees were hopeful that the pending projects would be revived after SRAM & MRAM Group invested 700 crore in June this year
The Chandigarh chief administrator waived the penalty after the Estate Office agreed with the contentions of the SCF owner’s counsel that he had duly complied with the adviser’s 2002 order. (Shutterstock)
The Chandigarh chief administrator waived the penalty after the Estate Office agreed with the contentions of the SCF owner’s counsel that he had duly complied with the adviser’s 2002 order. (Shutterstock)

Misuse charges against SCF owner: Chandigarh estate office concedes mistake, 18 lakh penalty waived

By Munieshwer A Sagar, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:05 AM IST
Even though the Chandigarh adviser had cancelled resumption proceedings against the SCF in 2002, the estate office issued misuse notice once again and imposed a penalty of 17 lakh
Among the Covid violations were not having a negative RT-PCR report or not having received both vaccine doses. The Air India Express flight arrived at 2.55pm from Sharjah and departed from the Chandigarh airport at 6pm. (ANI File Photo)
Among the Covid violations were not having a negative RT-PCR report or not having received both vaccine doses. The Air India Express flight arrived at 2.55pm from Sharjah and departed from the Chandigarh airport at 6pm. (ANI File Photo)

30 passengers not allowed to board Sharjah flight at Chandigarh airport on Day 1

By HT Correspondent, Mohali
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:05 AM IST
According to airport authorities, while some passengers could not clear the immigration check, most did not fulfil the Covid guidelines issued by the UAE
The Mohali SSP said during investigation into the August murder, it was found that Gaurav Patial, alias Lucky, of Davinder Bambiha gang had conspired to kill Vikramjit Singh Middukhera with the help of Kaushal Chaudhary and Amit Dagar, who were both lodged in jails. (Shutterstock)
The Mohali SSP said during investigation into the August murder, it was found that Gaurav Patial, alias Lucky, of Davinder Bambiha gang had conspired to kill Vikramjit Singh Middukhera with the help of Kaushal Chaudhary and Amit Dagar, who were both lodged in jails. (Shutterstock)

Middukhera murder: Bambiha gang hired shooters from Sajjan-Bholu gang, says Mohali SSP

By HT Correspondent, Mohali
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:05 AM IST
After Vikramjit Singh Middukhera, 33, was shot dead in Mohali’s Sector 71 on August 7, the Davinder Bambiha gang had claimed responsibility for the murder
A file photo of Congress’ Jalalabad MLA Raminder Singh Awla with former CM Amarinder Singh. Fazilka officer claims that threats are being issued to him by the MLA, who, in turn, has accused the officer of harassing sarpanches in his area. (HT photo)
A file photo of Congress’ Jalalabad MLA Raminder Singh Awla with former CM Amarinder Singh. Fazilka officer claims that threats are being issued to him by the MLA, who, in turn, has accused the officer of harassing sarpanches in his area. (HT photo)

Jalalabad MLA issuing threats to me, alleges Fazilka officer, files complaint

By HT Correspondent, Bathinda
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2021 02:01 AM IST
Congress MLA Raminder Singh Awla is pressuring me to appoint administrators in various panchayats of Jalalabad assembly segment, claims Fazilka district development and panchayat officer Sukhpal singh. The MLA , on his part, rubbished his allegations and alleged that there were numerous complaints of harassment against the DDPO.
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