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  • 27th April, 2017 Times of India
    • Chandigarh's great extortion racket?
      CHANDIGARH : Three MPs - Partap Bajwa, Ravneet Bittu and K T S Tulsi - have put Chandigarh's estate department under a harsh spotlight in their letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, asking for a CBI probe into what they call is a penalty scam worth ...
    • Man gets 2 - year jail, 11Lakh fine for cheque bounce
      Earlier, the Chandigarh District Court sentenced Burail resident Sohan Singh to two-year rigorous imprisonment. The court also directed the accused to pay compensation to the tune of Rs 10,00,000 to the complainant within one month, failing which he ...
    • Realtor dragged to court over installation of power transformer
      The two litigants, Dharampal and Dr Vinod Kumar, both residents of Omaxe, New Chandigarh Mullanpur, Mohali, filed a suit for permanent injunction restraining the defendent, Omaxe from installing an electricity transformer next to their flats at Omaxe ...
    • Medical officer in dock over lack of anti - rabies serum
      CHANDIGARH : Municipal commissioner Baldeo Purushartha, on Wednesday, issued a show cause notice to medical officer of health, MOH, MC, Dr Parminder Singh Bhatti on the issue of lack of proper monitoring of the availability of the anti-rabies serum ...
    • Fewer mouths and less dough for midday meal
      Minutes from a PAB meeting suggest that it approved the budget for the academic year 2017-18 based on discussions with the UT officials, Chandigarh's performance in the first three quarters of the financial year 2016-17, and the number of students covered.
    • Buzzphoria - Chandigarh a lakhpati in green cover
      CHANDIGARH : Chandigarh has often been listed as one of the greenest cities in India. But exactly how many trees does the city really have? In a one of its kind exercise, Chandigarh municipal corporation (MC) has completed a census and found 1,65,597 ...
    • Chandigarh allows commercial sites' amalgamation, with riders
      In the draft Chandigarh Building Rules (Urban) 2017, which are to be notified, the administration has allowed amalgamation of floors of commercial properties -- booths/SCF/SCO and semi-industrial plots -- as a temporary arrangement even if the owners ...
    • Woman gang - raped on train, railway police refuse to act
      CHANDIGARH : A 19-year-old married woman who was gang-raped by two men on board a moving train on Monday night got no help from the Kurukshetra government railway police (GRP). The cops on duty refused to heed her complaint and put her on a ...
    • Bellybuttons explode: Punjabi women tip scales
      CHANDIGARH : That Punjabis are India's most obese community was revealed in the last national health survey. The latest finding about the land of butter chicken and buttermilk is that women outnumber men when it comes to piling on the pounds. This is a ...
    • 3 MPs write to PM alleging `multi - crore penalty scam' in Chandigarh
      The letter, written by Rajya Sabha MPs K T S Tulsi and Partap Singh Bajwa, and Lok Sabha MP Ravneet Singh Bittu, has also been sent to Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, Union home minister Rajnath Singh and Chandigarh administrator V P Singh ...
    • Government medical college approved for Mohali
      CHANDIGARH : Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday gave in-principle approval to set up a new government medical college with an intake capacity of 100 seats at Mohali in order to address the critical shortage of medical specialists ...
    • MCD rout disheartens Punjab AAP men
      AMRITSAR: After its dismal performance in the municipal corporation of Delhi (MCD) elections, AAP supporters here are disheartened about the party's future while its leaders are hopeful of revival and have begun rounds of meetings with volunteers in ...
    • Ex - DGP Singhal to be Haryana CIC, Yadav info commissioner
      Chandigarh : Despite objections by the INLD and Congress, a three-member high-powered selection committee on Wednesday finalized former DGP Yashpal Singhal's name for the post of Haryana chief information commissioner (CIC). Former HCS officer ...
    • Recast merit list for medical courses, Punjab, Baba Farid varsity told
      CHANDIGARH : The Punjab and Haryana high court on Wednesday directed the Punjab government and Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), Faridkot, to recast the merit list for admission to postgraduate medical courses by granting benefit of ...
    • Find faults within party, not EVMs: Bhagwant Mann speaks out
      CHANDIGARH : Even as Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday blamed EVMs for its loss in the Delhi municipal elections, one of its tallest leaders in Punjab, Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann starkly differed with his compatriots. He told TOI that it would be wrong ...