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  • 19th April, 2017 Times of India
    • Sikh cabbie in US assaulted, turban snatched by passengers
      CHANDIGARH : A 25-year-old Sikh cab driver in the US was assaulted and his turban knocked off by drunk passengers, an incident the police was investigating as a possible hate crime. The incident took place here early Sunday morning and has left Harkirat ...
    • Haryana hikes DA by 2% for state employees
      CHANDIGARH : Haryana government has hiked Dearness Allowance (DA) from the existing 2 per cent to 4 per cent for the state employees, with effect from January 1,2017. Installment of DA payable under these orders would be paid in cash to all its ...
    • University offers help on Mission Clean Sukhna
      (By - Aarti kapur) CHANDIGARH : The Panjab University has offered to commission a study and start a laboratory to figure out ways of conserving Sukhna Lake, stop weed growth and sludge formation. Naveen Gupta of the university's microbiology department ...
    • Ahead of Sajjan visit, Punjab cops arrest two terrorists
      CHANDIGARH : The Punjab Police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested two alleged terrorists belonging to a terror module set up by a Europe-based Khalistan Zindabad Force (KZF), who had leaders and members of socio-religious organizations on target in ...
  • 18th April, 2017 Times of India
    • Vends shift near houses in Kharar, residents angry
      CHANDIGARH : People living in Kharar are very upset. Liquor vends along the highways near the small town have been shifted to residential areas -in one case, right at a school bus stop -after the Supreme Court banned the sale of alcohol within 500 ...
    • Ravibir wins golf club battle of Ravis
      CHANDIGARH : Acting president Ravibir Singh triumphed over his rival, Ravinder Singh Virk, by a margin of 94 votes on Monday to retain the Chandigarh Golf Club presidency, the most most prestigious post of the club's managing committee. Counting ...
    • 3 labourers die after inhaling poisonous gas
      CHANDIGARH : Three labourers died on Monday after inhaling poisonous gas when they were cleaning a sewage tank in Kundli area of Sonipat. They had been hired by a private contractor to clean the tank of an apartment. Alleging negligence on part of the ...
    • Ban means little, backyard barmen do brisk business
      PANCHKULA: Liquor vends along the Chandigarh -Shimla Expressway have been shut down ever since the Supreme Court banned booze along state and national highways. But that doesn't mean that this stretch, popular with Tricity tipplers going to the hills, ...
    • Why write caste in FIRs: HC asks Haryana, Punjab
      CHANDIGARH : The Punjab and Haryana high court on Monday issued notice to the governments of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh on a PIL that wants the column giving caste details deleted from FIRs and other documents of criminal prosecution. He has ...
    • Houses for IT officers who met DeMon targets
      The north-west income-tax region comprising Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, and Chandigarh surpassed the collection target of Rs 34,511 crore by gathering Rs 35,011 crore, a 17.84% growth from the last financial year.
    • DPS fee hike: Court notice to CBSE
      Chandigarh : The Chandigarh district court issued a fresh notice to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to file its reply on the fee hike issue at Delhi Public School (DPS), Sector 40, on Monday. The case will come up for hearing on April 21.
    • It's show time for Punjabi short films
      Chandigarh : The Punjab Arts Council in association with the Federation of North Zone Film and TV Association organized Punjabi Short Film Festival at Punjab Kala Bhawan, Sector 16-B Chandigarh . Films like 'Khoon', 'One Day' and 'Kambadi Diori' were ...
    • Fee hike rollback out of question: VC
      Chandigarh : A complete rollback of the PU fee hike is out of the question because if the university does so, it'd mean non-compliance with the Centre's instructions, vice-chancellor Arun Kumar Grover believes. "The university fee committee applied its ...
    • Free education for blind students in city colleges
      Chandigarh : From the next academic session, the blind students who are enrolled with five government colleges of the city will not have to pay fee for their respective courses. As many as 20 to 30 blind students enrolled in each government college ...
    • Cashless dreams fall flat in city schools
      Chandigarh : A cashless Chandigarh seems to be a distant dream, since private schools charge extra on fee payment by debit card and the government schools pay the bank charges from own pocket. In private schools, these additional charges on payment ...