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Chandigarh: SP Roshan Lal gets one-year extension

Chandigarh: Roshan Lal,  Superintendent of Police of UT Chandigarh Police , has been given a one-year extension on Wednesday for the second time by the administration. Now, SP Roshan Lal will extended his services till December 31, 2020. The order for the extension of SP Roshan Lal was issued from the office of UT Administrator

Chandigarh Air quality going down after Dussehra, Diwali: CPCC

In today’s time, air pollution is a severe threat for the entire world but if we talk about one of the most infested countries then India is on the top of the list. There are a few cities in India that are badly wedged by the toxic air which are resulting in the influx of

After nearly 40 years,Chandigarh finally gets BCCI affiliation

After nearly four decades, Chandigarh has finally received affiliation from the Board of Control for Cricket in India, thus providing an opportunity for the city cricketers to play in BCCI tournament.”Today, in the meeting of BCCI, the affiliation of Chandigarh has been approved. I got the message from BCCI that Chandigarh has been formally inducted

Woman driver attacks man with iron rod in Chandigarh

A 25-year-old woman driver who attacked a man with an iron rod in a road rage incident here has been arrested, police said on Wednesday. The incident on Tuesday led to traffic snarls and her crime video went viral on social media. Sheetal Sharma, a resident of Mohali, was driving a Maruti SX4 and was

Uneven distribution of pre-monsoon showers in Punjab

Parts of Punjab and Haryana saw uneven distribution of rains during pre-monsoon season between June 1-18, according to data released by the Chandigarh Meteorological Centre. Some districts in the two states received excess pre-monsoon rains, while many others received scanty showers, the data showed.The total rainfall recorded in the two states, however, was below normal

War against plastic: Under Tandrust Punjab Mission

DP Correspondent Chandigarh Under Tandrust Punjab Mission, State-wide Raids to monitor the efficacy of ban on plastic carry bags were conducted on Saturday by the joint teams of Punjab Pollution Control Board and the Department of Local Bodies, informed KS Pannu, Director Tandrust Punjab Mission. As many as 4000 kilograms of plastic carry bags were

Tobacco and lung health: UT to celebrate World No Tobacco day

DP Correspondent Chandigarh Health Department is going to celebrate World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) on Friday throughout the city with the theme of “Tobacco and lung health”. The objective to celebrate this day is to raise awareness on the harmful and deadly effects of tobacco use and passive smoke exposure and to discourage the use

Chandigarh PGI Prof made president of IRIA

DP Correspondent Chandigarh Prof M S Sandhu, Head, Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, PGI Hospital Chandigarh took over as the President of the Chandigarh Chapter of the Indian Radiological and Imaging Association of India (IRIA) from Monday. Whereas, Prof Naveen Kalra has taken over as the General Secretary of the Association. Prof Sandhu was one

One arrested  for murdering 48 years old woman

One arrested  for murdering 48 years old woman

DP CorrespondentChandigarh   The Chandigarh police have arrested  Bablu, a resident of village Burail Chandigarh for murdering a 48-year-old woman in  Sector-45-A.  The woman has been identified as Meenu, a resident of 1310 Village Burail Chandigarh.   As per details, on March 28,  at about 7.45 am information was received from Police Control Room that

Murder Solved Five Arrest

Sector 49 murder case: Police arrest five

Murder Solved Five Arrest: CHANDIGARH: Five persons are arrested in a case of 23-year-old man who was shot dead while three of his friends were injured after a group of youths reportedly opened fire on them following a brawl in Sector 49 locality here, police said. The incident took place in the Chandigarh Housing Board

Important news for 10th students: PSEB

Important news for 10th students: PSEB

Important news for 10th students: MOHALI: PSEB has uploaded a roll numbers of students enrolled in Punjab Education Board (Private/Regular) into theirwebsite. If any candidate has found an error in the details in roll number, then student can correct it immediately with relevant document. Read another story- JALANDHAR: Police’s CIA Staff-2 has arrested gang of

Quebec introduces 'values test' for immigrants Montreal

Boy commits suicide

Young boy suicide due to visa rejection: ABOHAR: People are doing IELTS to fulfilled there dream to work and study aboard. Your bands in IELTS decide your future, which country is for you to work/study. A youth from Fazilka also dreamed to settle aboard but his dream ends at suicide. His Police is in Punjab

Meeting Held in Chandigarh

Punjab to give 7% DA to govt. employees

CHANDIGARH: The committee of ministers constituted under the Health and Family Welfare Minister Brahma Mohindra held a meeting with the leaders of the Punjab State Ministerial Service Union at Punjab Bhawan Chandigarh. Committee agreed to give 7% DA from February 2019 onwards. However, the decision to give an airfare of dearness allowance will be decided

Urdu Akademi litterateurs

Urdu Akademi invites applications from the litterateurs

UNDER THE SCHEME, THE AKADEMI WILL INCLUDE ONLY THOSE BOOKS WHICH HAVE BEEN PUBLISHED BETWEEN THE YEARS 2013 TO 2018 DP CORRESPONDENT Chandigarh Haryana Urdu Akademi has invited applications from Haryana’s Urdu litterateurs for prizes to their best-published books and grant for publication of manuscripts up to 2018. The last date for sending the applications

building workshop counselors Panchkula

Two day capacity building workshop for counselors in Panchkula

A two day capacity building workshop for counsellors on child protection laws and counselling practices is being held by Haryana state commission for protection of child rights in colloboration with department of education, govt of Haryana at Awas Bhawan in Panchkula. The workshop has been attended by the Counselors of conflict management and counselling centers

Chandigarh's landmark, Rose Garden withers away

Chandigarh’s landmark, Rose Garden withers away

Urvashi Sharma Chandigarh A popular saying goes, “Stop and smell the roses”, to which people would like to ask as to where are the roses and if there are some, where is the fragrance? Zakir Hussain Rose Garden is a botanical garden in Chandigarh spread over 30 acres of land with 50,000 rose bushes of

Health Chandigarh Schools drinking water

Health Hazards in Chandigarh Schools: Clean drinking water missing in schools, sanitation facilities appalling

WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh According to a study, only 38 per cent of the city schools have clean drinking water facility. Further, it was found that only 28 per cent of the government schools have access to clean drinking water, although the share of private schools in the city is marginally better with 53 per cent.

Chandigarh Accidental Death Anarchist’

Chandigarh gets ready for ‘Accidental Death of an Anarchist’

The play ‘Accidental Death of an Anarchist’ will be staged on January 30 at Tagore Theatre, Chandigarh. It will start at 6:30 pm ANSHUL N SHARMA Accidental Death of an Anarchist is an acclaimed play written by an Italian playwright and Nobel Prize winner, Dario Fo. Considered as a classic of 20th century theatre, the

Chandigarh MC elections expelled BJP councillor mayor satish kainth.

First session of Chandigarh MC: Expelled BJP councillor Satish Kainth again questions new mayor about his criminal cases

Himani Bahuguna Chandigarh The first house of the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation fumes controversy after the expelled BJP councillor Satish Kainth said to newly elected mayor to sit down. Future Kainth using the foul language against newly elected Mayor said “Mayor Tun Chup Hoja”. Watch the video to see the fiery session of first house after

Behbal Kalan firing: Accused cops avoid appearing before the SIT

Behbal Kalan firing: Accused cops avoid appearing before the SIT

DP Correspondent Bathinda Fearing their arrest, the policemen who were summoned by the special investigation team (SIT) at Chandigarh to explain their position in the Behbal Kalan firing episode on Tuesday, have reportedly skipped their appearance. The SIT officials have considered their absence as a willful action of non-cooperation. According to case file, acting upon