Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

  • 25th March, 2017 Times of India
    • Won't share benches with Shiromani Akali Dal in House: AAP
      CHANDIGARH : While the first day of Punjab Vidhan Sabha began on a peaceful note, it didn't remain so after the end of the session. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) registered its first protest with speaker Rana K P when it disputed the seating arrangements for ...
    • AAP debuts; Parkash Singh Badal, Sukhbir Badal skip 1st session
      CHANDIGARH : The first session of Punjab legislative assembly started on a quiet note on Friday, with 115 of the state's 117 MLAs taking oath. Former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal and his son, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) supremo Sukhbir Badal, were ...
    • 800 farmers suicides in Muktsar between 2000 and 2016
      CHANDIGARH : Muktsar, home district of former chief minister of Parkash Singh Badal, has witnessed over 800 suicides by farmers and farm labourers between 2000 and 2016. In the past 45 months - from April 2013 to December 2016 -Muktsar witnessed a ...
    • Oman asks Haryana to share expertise in agriculture, health, skill development
      CHANDIGARH : Oman has urged Haryana to share its expertise in agriculture, health, poultry farming, and skill development, and has invited entrepreneurs from the state to set up their ventures in the Middle Eastern country. Recommended By Colombia.
    • Notice to Haryana as restaurant industry's moves HC against liquor monopoly
      CHANDIGARH : The new excise policy that proposes only one wholesaler for imported foreign liquor (IFL) for whole of Haryana, has come under the scanner of the Punjab and Haryana high court, which on Friday issued notice to the state government.
    • Chandigarh DRDO scientist honoured for his work
      CHANDIGARH : In recognition of his outstanding contribution, the "Scientist of the Year Award" has been bestowed on Dr Praveen Kumar Khosla, scientist at the Terminal Ballistics Research Laboratory, (TBRL) a Defence Research and Development ...
    • Work on eight smart city projects to begin soon
      LUDHIANA: Work on eight projects proposed under the Smart City mission will begin soon, with its executive committee approving these at a meeting in Chandigarh on Friday. With this, ordinary street-lights will be replaced with LED ones, solar panels ...
  • 24th March, 2017 Times of India
    • Beer, IMFL to cost Rs 10 - 20 more in Punjab
      CHANDIGARH : Punjab's new government is taking continous stringent measures to control tipplers in a state that has got a drug taint on itself. After last week's announcement to cut down number of liquor vends and quota for the state, the excise and ...
    • Video of Punjab minister's husband chairing meeting goes viral
      CHANDIGARH : A three-minute video of Punjab education minister Aruna Choudhary's husband chairing offiical meeting at civil secretariat that has gone viral on Thursday sparked a row in the state. Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh has orderd an ...
    • Name Chandigarh airport after Bhagat Singh: Oppn
      NEW DELHI: Opposition MPs in Rajya Sabha attacked the Centre and the BJP government in Haryana, alleging that the state administration did not want to name Chandigarh airport after Bhagat Singh. The House witnessed uproar as treasury benches ...
    • Punjab govt to cancel permits of 9251 buses
      CHANDIGARH : As many as 9,251 buses owned by around 100 companies are all set to be taken off the roads in Punjab according to Captain Amarinder Singh government's new transport policy. Permits for these buses were given during the Shiromani Akali ...
    • Sidhu can continue as TV host: Punjab AG report
      CHANDIGARH : Putting the week-long controversy over newly sworn-in minister Navjot Sidhu's TV career to rest, Punjab advocate general on Thursday said the ex-cricketer can continue to work on his shows as there was conflict of interest in his role in ...
  • 23rd March, 2017 Times of India
    • Students rally to spread green message in Chandigarh
      CHANDIGARH : Students and faculty of Government Model High School, Sector 38, on Wednesday organized a rally to spread the message of clean and green City Chandigarh under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan. Around 300 students along with teachers ...
    • Sharpshooters kill undertrial ex - sarpanch in Jhajjar court
      CHANDIGARH : In yet another incident of gang war in Haryana, two sharpshooters shot dead an undertrial in the Jhajjar court complex on Wednesday. The assailants struck when the policemen were escorting former sarpanch Rajiv Kumar aka Kala out of the ...
    • Gunmen of advisers to Badal, Sukhbir removed
      CHANDIGARH : Going ahead with pruning the security cover given to VIPs, chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh removed all gunmen allotted to his predecessor, Parkash Singh Badal, and former deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal's 11advisors. They included: ...