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Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

  • 21st June, 2017 Times of India
    • Khattar calls farmers for talks on June 30
      "As per the invitation handed over to us by CM's OSD, the meeting will be held in Chandigarh on June 30, but the time and venue will be informed later. Government has planned Yoga functions across the country on June 21, but we will do Hath Yoga at ...
    • Amid cattle slaughter row, Punjab budget bats for pigs
      Chandigarh : Even as Centre's ban on cattle sale for slaughter at animal markets has triggered a country-wide debate, Punjab government on Tuesday announced setting up of new pig breeding farms, saying "there was need to diversify in agriculture allied ...
    • SAD says CM, Manpreet have misled House, people of Punjab
      Chandigarh : Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Tuesday said it would move a privilege motion against CM Captain Amarinder Singh and finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal "for making contradictory statements on the floor of the House to mislead the ...
    • Employment bureaux, multiple schemes for job generation proposed
      Chandigarh : The Congress government has set high goals for itself of employment generation. The government has proposed to make provisions for setting up of "Rozgar Atey Karobar Bureau" at all the districts to carry out fresh surveys for preparation of ...
    • 66% hike in allocation for farm sector
      Chandigarh : The Congress government in Punjab has hiked the allocation for the agriculture sector by a good 66% to Rs 10,580.99 crore in 2017-18 from Rs 6,383.01 crore in 2016-17. One of the main steps outlined in the budget is increase in the ...
  • 20th June, 2017 Times of India
    • Loan wavier is a statistical jugglery: Farm bodies
      AJNALA: Loan waiver announcement made by Congress government for small and marginal farmers has not gone down well with both the debt ridden farmers as well as farmers' bodies . Most of them have termed the concessions as more of a statistical ...
    • Mixed response to Amarinder Singh government's first budget
      AMRITSAR: Captain Amarinder Singh government's first budget has evoked mixed response. While his party men heap praise on him, the opponent BJP ,as expected, finds all faults in the budget which has left youth disappointed who were expecting a smart ...
    • Gurudwara Gian Godri: Uttrakhand to form a committee
      JALANDHAR: While SGPC, SAD and Akal Takht Jathadar have been trying to build up sentiments of Sikhs on the issue of reconstruction of Gurudwara Gian Godri at Haridwar, Uttarakhand government has pre-empted their move as the CM recently ...
    • Punjab to set up skill development university
      CHANDIGARH : The Punjab government has announced to establish the first skill development university of North India at Chamkaur Sahib. The Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh had earlier accorded his approval to set up World Class Skill ...
    • MP Tan Dhesi vows to be Sikhs' voice
      LONDON: Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi, who became the first turbaned Sikh member of the British Parliament recently, said on Monday that he would be a "strong and articulate voice" for his people. "There has never been a turbaned Sikh MP here, weird as that ...
    • Chattbir plays cupid for lonesome jaguar, zebra, fallow deer
      CHANDIGARH : Chattbir Zoo is on the lookout for matches for its three denizens who have been without a mate for more than two years. The three animals - a jaguar, a zebra, and a fallow deer - are not native to the Subcontinent and came to the zoo as ...
    • Untrained staff in Citco hotels: Report
      CHANDIGARH : Old structure of the property, untrained staff and technologically weak process, to name a few, are the weakness identified in the SWOT analysis of its hotels conducted by Chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation (Citco).
    • Permits: No end to state roadways employees' stir
      CHANDIGARH : There seems to be no solution in the ongoing tussle between the Haryana Roadways employees and private transport operators over the issuance of permits by the state government. The private transporters have announced to move court if ...
    • Union holds protest for implementation of 7th pay panel
      CHANDIGARH : The Sarv Karamchari Sangh of Haryana held protests across the state on Monday demanding implementation of the 7th Central Pay Commission for government employees in all departments and boards. They are also seeking regularization ...
    • Barefoot cop wins hearts
      CHANDIGARH : As it rained cats and dogs in Chandigarh on Monday, a traffic police constable shattered one stereotype after another attached with Indian cops. His shoes and socks drenched in the downpour, constable Surinder Kumar removed them and ...