Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

  • 27th July, 2017 Times of India
    • 6 booked for hitting CTU driver, woman conductor in road rage
      Mohali: Road rage drove six people to manhandle the woman conductor and driver of a Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) bus at Zirakpur on Tuesday night. Recommended By Colombia. The men accused of assaulting driver Nachatar Singh (54) and ...
    • A salute to our martyrs at DAV
      Chandigarh : DAV College Alumni Association and Jammu Kashmir Study Centre, Chandigarh Chapter, organized an event for paying a tribute to India's war heroes at DAV College, Sector 10, on Wednesday to mark Kargil Vijay Diwas. At the event, Haryana ...
    • Uncle held for rape after child sounds helpline
      Chandigarh : A Panchkula man was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly raping his minor niece, also his step-daughter, after the child had sounded the 24x7 '1098' helpline in Chandigarh for children. The police were in the process of filing an FIR against ...
    • City's solar power ambitions hit by power dept's tariff objection
      Chandigarh : UT electricity department's stand not to issue no-objection certificates (NOC) for gross-meter solar power connections has put Chandigarh Renewal Energy, Science and Technology Promotion Society (Crest) in a fix. Solar projects of around 6 ...
    • Third IIT in region
      Chandigarh is well connected with other cities and the capital. Whenever the matter of upgrading PEC into an IIT has come up, it brings along with it the challenge that there already exist three IITs in the region and that IIT-Delhi and IIT-Roorkee are ...
    • No bike - taxi law in place, but UberMOTO still operating
      A reality check by The Times of India revealed that even as the Chandigarh State Transport Authority (STA) continued to issue challans against bike taxis registered under UberMOTO, UBER continued to make the service available in Chandigarh . At ...
  • 26th July, 2017 Times of India
    • Punjab AG proposes chargesheet against 3 IAS officers
      CHANDIGARH : Punjab government on Tuesday announced mulling a chargesheet against three IAS officers for alleged irregularities in awarding single-bid tenders for Rs 500-crore civil works. It was stated in an official statement issued by the local ...
    • Ambala to have first open - air jail in Haryana
      Chandigarh : Haryana government is soon going to start work on developing Ambala Central Jail into an open-air jail as a pilot project so that prisoners could reintegrate into the society before finally stepping out. State jails minister Krishan Lal ...
    • Cabinet approves taking over teaching, non - teaching staff of aided schools
      Chandigarh : The Haryana cabinet on Tuesday approved formulation of Haryana voluntary state education service rules, 2017, for taking over teaching and non-teaching staff working in government aided schools across the state. The meeting was held under ...
    • Chinese were in Kargil in 1998, claims dismissed Brig
      Chandigarh : Chinese soldiers were present in Kargil in 1998, a nine-page intelligence brief prepared in August that year had claimed, according to the then commander of 121 Infantry Brigade, Brigadier Surinder Singh, who was dismissed from the army ...
    • Tandon to take up city issues in Delhi advisory council meet
      Chandigarh BJP president Sanjay Tandon has filed a plea with the council to increase the tenure of mayor, senior deputy mayor and deputy mayor from annual to a 5-year term. Tandon will also take up long pending UT Employees Housing Scheme of 2008.
    • Swine flu takes another life, 2nd in six days
      Times News Network Chandigarh : A 60-year-old woman from Maloya has become the second person in the city to die after contracting swine flu, even as confirmed cases have risen to 8, including three senior doctors from PGI. The woman, who was first ...
    • Demolition drive on since 2012, administration informs HC
      Chandigarh : The Chandigarh administration has justified its stand on a demolition drive in Sukhna catchment area that took place on Monday before the Punjab and Haryana high court. It stated on Tuesday that it had publicised the issue regarding the ...
    • 3 expectant mothers on 1 bed: Letter shows GMCH - 32 crowding
      Chandigarh : Three expectant mothers on one bed. This is the extent of overcrowding in the antenatal ward of Government Medical College and Hospital in Sector 32 (GMCH-32), Chandigarh , revealed a letter written by a nursing staff in the ward on Tuesday.
    • IIT or not, PEC is in for a name change
      Chandigarh : Whether it becomes IIT- Chandigarh or not, PEC University of Technology will have to change its name and, in the process, it may lose its identity. That's because, even if it does not get the IIT status, the Sector 12 engineering institute ...