MC to purchase fire proximity suits for firemen
MC to purchase fire proximity suits for firemen


MC to purchase fire proximity suits for firemen Chandigarh – The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation on Thursday decided to buy fire proximity suits to add safety feature in Fire Department of Municipal Corporation, Meanwhile the same has been included in the Finance and Contract Committee (FNCC) which will be held on Friday. The item read that

School principal removed for sexual harassment

Chandigarh, Nov 20, The Principal of a government-run meritorious school has been removed from the post after being indicted for sexual harassment, a state government spokesperson said here on Monday. The inquiry report — in which the Principal of the Government Meritorious School, Ghabdan in Punjab’s Sangrur district, was indicted on sexual harassment charges —

22-yr-old woman gangraped in Chandigarh

Chandigarh, Nov 18, A 22-year-old woman was allegedly raped by three men, including an auto rickshaw driver, here, police said today. The woman, hailing from Dehradun, had taken an auto rickshaw last evening after attending her stenography class from sector 37 here, they said. Two other men were already sitting in the auto, as per

Chandigarh lit fest Ruskin Bond to be a part of Chandigarh lit fest from November 25

Chandigarh lit fest: Padma Bhushan awardee and the well-known author Ruskin Bond will be one of the leading speakers at the two-day Literarti 2017, which will roll out on November 25. The festival organised by Chandigarh Literary Society. Also, Lee Maracle, a Canadian poet and author will attend the fest. She particularly highlights issues relating to

Chandigarh shame: 22-years-old raped by three in auto

In yet another incident of crime against women in Chandigarh, a 22-year-old girl was gang-raped here in Chandigarh at around 9pm on Friday. According to the sources, the incident took place in Sector 53 forest area opposite to Sector 42 petrol pump. The incident come to fore when the victim who was found sitting near the

Chandigarh: Software to assign duties to IRB and PCR staff
Chandigarh: Software to assign duties to IRB and PCR staff

Chandigarh – Launching a project which aims at checking misconduct during duty hours, the Chandigarh Police have now taken the help of technology as a software will soon be installed to assign duties to the Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB) and Police Control Room(PCR) staff. The move has been planned to be initiated after it was learnt

Kejriwal reached Chandigarh to meet Khattar on Delhi smog
Kejriwal reached Chandigarh to meet Khattar on Delhi smog

Kejriwal reached Chandigarh: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has reached Chandigarh to meet Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar over the toxic smog wrapped around Delhi for over a week.with the arrival at airport protest by SAD and congress workers against Arvind Kejriwal. Slogan were raised by workers. Black flags were shown to Kejriwal. Chief

Panjab university announces
Get familiar with words like ‘jathedar,’ ‘satth,’ and ‘taksal’ before you enter Panjab University

Panjab university announces: Brush up on your Punjabi language before you enter Panjab university, since Panjab university has announced some changes in its system. The signboards on the varsity campus may soon have these words like ‘jathedar,’ ‘satth,’ and ‘taksal’. Students of the varsity have filed a new list, prepared by Joga Singh, professor at Punjabi

Banned injections, a new fad among drug addicts
Banned injections, a new fad among drug addicts

Banned injections, a new fad among drug addicts  Chandigarh – Opium, heroin and other drugs, including banned injections and inject-able medicines, are a new fad among drug addicts in the city giving them a new high of a different kind. According to the statistics, around 3,500 banned injections and drug vials have been seized from

14 Aam Aadmi Party lawmakers want action against dissenters
14 Aam Aadmi Party lawmakers want action against dissenters

14 Aam Aadmi Party lawmakers want action against dissenters Chandigarh – Rift within the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) over Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira’s suspected links with a convicted drug smuggler grew wider on Tuesday, with 14 of the party’s 20 lawmakers asking for action against dissenters. Fourteen AAP lawmakers met on Tuesday to

Ministers busy in campaigning, daily work suffers
Ministers busy in campaigning, daily work suffers

Ministers busy in campaigning, daily work suffers. Chandigarh – Works in various departments of the state are suffering as several ministers are busy campaigning for assembly elections in Himachal Pardesh. A large number of files are now pending as without ministers, nobody is authorised to clear these files. People are facing lot of difficulties due

HC stays Sukhpal khaira's non-bailable warrant
HC stays non-bailable warrant against Sukhpal khaira

Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday has permanently stayed the non-bailable warrant issued to the Punjab Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira by a lower court in Fazilka in the drug smuggling case.   Court issues notice to state government and seek an answer and the matter has been adjourned for next hearing that

Weekly organic mandi inaugurated in Chandigarh
Weekly organic mandi inaugurated in Chandigarh

To boost the organic farming, Governor of Punjab & Administrator of Union Territory Chandigah V P Singh Badnore yesterday inaugurated the weekly organic mandi at sector 26 of Chandigarh. The Member of Parliament of Chandigarh, Mrs Kiron Kher was also present on this occasion. The special organic Mandi will be organised every Monday in sector

Did you or did you not agree to steep power tariff hikes in Punjab, Jakhar asks Sukhbir

Chandigarh, October 31 : – Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar has demanded a categorical statement from Sukhbir Singh Badal on whether or not he had agreed to the power tariff hike under the UDAY scheme, and has sought an unequivocal apology from the Akali leader to the people of the state for the same. Instead of

Chandigarh court holds two uncles guilty of rape of 10-year-old

Chandigarh, Oct 31, A fast track court in Chandigarh on Tuesday held two maternal uncles guilty of raping a 10-year-old girl. The court will pronounce the quantum of punishment on Thursday. The victim gave birth to a baby girl on August 5 after the Supreme Court turned down her plea for abortion. The uncles, both

Process for improving the economic condition of Punjab with the help of gambling and liquor

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, October 27 : – Passing through economic crisis, the Punjab Government is now in the process of improving the state’s financial condition with the help of online-lottery gambling and liquor business. The government is preparing to increase the lottery income to 300 crore from 30 crore. Likewise, there is a proposal to

668 Promoted from JBT/ETT to Master Cadre

CHANDIGARH, OCTOBER 27 : – The Education Department, Punjab, has promoted 668 JBT/ETT teachers to the Master Cadre. Disclosing this here today, DPI (Secondary Education) Mr. Paramjit Singh said that this is a significant step forward towards the upliftment of educational standards throughout the State in keeping fully with the vision envisaged by the Chief Minister, Punjab,

Vigilance Nabs SDO for taking bribe of RS. 50,000

Chandigarh, October 27 : – State Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption, today nabbed a SDO of PSPCL red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 50,000. Disclosing this an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Ram Lal Kler SDO posted at PSPCL Rahon in district SBS Nagar, has been nabbed red handed

Punjab CM orders special statewide drive to fill vacancies for persons with disabilities

Chandigarh, October 27 : – To mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on December 3, 2017, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered a special recruitment drive to be conducted across the state to clear the backlog of vacancies for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in the public sector. A special event will

SI Mohan Singh bribery case: CBI summons SHO
SI Mohan Singh bribery case: CBI summons SHO

SI Mohan Singh bribery case: CBI summons SHO . Central Bureau of Investigation today summons SHO Jaswinder Kaur for investigation. Sub Inspector Mohan Singh of UT police posted at Sector 31 police station was arrested on October 24 for accepting bribe worth Rs 2 lakh. CBI officials claimed that the SI, who had demanded Rs