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  • 20th June, 2017 Times of India
    • Rains lash Chandigarh and surrounding areas
      CHANDIGARH : Chandigarh and its surrounding areas in Punjab and Haryana received rainfall on Tuesday bringing the mercury down considerably. However, these were not pre-Monsoon showers, the Met office said. The rains that started on Monday ...
    • Waste plant firm moves NGT against contract termination
      CHANDIGARH : The firm managing Chandigarh's only garbage dump and waste processing plant has approached the National Green Tribunal over the municipal corporation (MC) terminating its contract, terming the civic body's move as "malafide and ...
    • Parallel jathedars mull 'gurdwara reform' move
      JALANDHAR: The informal Sarbat Khalsa-appointed jathedars have announced to launch a 'gurdwara management reform movement'. The parallel priests have also said that they would work to get due representation to Dalits in the gurdwara management.
    • 'SAD mortgaged 12000 crore properties, left 13000 crore liabilities'
      CHANDIGARH : The Congress government in Punjab on Monday tabled its much-awaited white paper in the Vidhan Sabha making revelations on the state's outstanding debt of Rs 2.08 lakh crore being hidden by the previous Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) ...
    • In Punjab, bars on highways can serve liquor: Captain Amarinder Singh
      CHANDIGARH : Punjab government on Monday annoucned to lift restrictions on hotels, restaurants and clubs from serving liquor within 500 metres of state and national highways. The announcement was made by chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh in ...
    • Centralized tests for private varisities' technical courses in Haryana
      CHANDIGARH : All private universities offering technical courses in Haryana would now be required to offer admissions on the basis of centralized entrance examinations conducted by Haryana State Technical Counselling Society (HSTCS). Similarly ...
  • 19th June, 2017 Times of India
    • Shimla to get Mayor on Monday
      SHIMLA: The newly-elected BJP councilors of Shimla will nominate their mayor on Monday. The post is reserved for a woman from the scheduled caste category. The mayor and deputy mayor would be elected after the councilors are administered oath under ...
    • Reveal names of SAD leaders involved in illegal mining, demands AAP
      CHANDIGARH : AAP MLA Aman Arora on Sunday asked chief minister Amarinder Singh to reveal the names of SAD-BJP leaders involved in illegal mining business. On Friday, the CM had claimed in the assembly that he was in possession of a list of the ...
    • State - owned thermal plants underutilized, claims engineers' body
      Chandigarh / Bathinda: According to Punjab state electricity board engineers association (PSEBEA), the state owned thermal plants are underutilized and there is an immediate need of review of lopsided power purchase agreements (PPAs), signed by PSPCL ...
    • Cops nab imposter posing as IPS officer
      Chandigarh : Kurukshetra police have arrested a 36-year-old proclaimed offender posing as an IPS officer. One of his two identity card mentions him as additional SP of CBI and another as additional SP of research and analysis wing (RAW). Recommended ...
    • IIT Mandi students 'clean up Himalayas'
      Manali: Students of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Mandi, have initiated 'Clean Up Himalayas' campaign to clean major trek sites of Himachal Pradesh and take Swachh Bharat campaign to the mountains as well. Pained with unimpeded littering of ...
    • Haryana panchayats to get Rs 20 lakh govt grant for development
      Chandigarh : Village panchayats in Haryana would now be getting Rs 20 lakh for executing the development works. The state government has decided to increase the limit from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 20 lakh. Recommended By Colombia. The state government ...
    • 39 short of full strength, HC to get two more judges
      Chandigarh : Reeling under the shortage of 39 judges, the Punjab and Haryana high court will soon have a bigger team with the induction of two more judges. The President Pranab Mukherjee has cleared the names of registrar general of the Punjab and ...
    • DRI freezes accounts of 20 Ludhiana exporters
      [email protected] Ludhiana : In an unprecedented move, the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) had ordered a freeze on the bank accounts of 68 exporters, out of which 20 are from Ludhiana . The order has led to panic among city exporters, ...
    • Day temp remains below normal in parts of Punjab, Haryana
      CHANDIGARH : The maximum temperature today hovered below normal limits in parts of Punjab and Haryana. Chandigarh , the common capital of the two states, registered maximum temperature of 37.8 degrees Celsius, a MeT department official said here.