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  • 19th March, 2017 Times of India
    • On day 1, Captain Amarinder checks booze flow
      CHANDIGARH : Guess what is the first priority of Punjab's new Congress government? Not the war on drugs, it's a crusade against liquor. In sync with its poll promise of reducing alcohol consumption in Punjab, the newly elected state cabinet decided on ...
    • Maruti workers retaliate with a token strike
      GURUGRAM: Nearly 35,000 workers of six units of Maruti Suzuki and its vendors in the district observed a token tool-down strike on Saturday night. The one-hour strike ? from 9pm to 10pm ? was in protest against the life sentence handed down by the ...
    • Jat stir: Section 144 imposed, internet services suspended in Haryana
      CHANDIGARH : Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC were imposed and internet services suspended in many 'sensitive' districts of Haryana today in the wake of the Jat body's plan to ghearo the Parliament on March 20. The section 144 of Criminal ...
  • 18th March, 2017 Times of India
    • Jat stir: Govt bars tractor trolleys, Jats unfazed
      CHANDIGARH: The stand off between the Jats and Haryana government intensified on Friday after Jat leader Yashpal Malik ruled out anykind of dialogue with Haryana saying,`` now the dialogue will be held at Delhi, that too with Union government.''.
    • Child - friendly city my top priority: Harjinder Kaur
      Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader and former Chandigarh municipal corporation (MC) mayor Harjinder Kaur has been selected as the new chairperson of the Chandigarh Commission for Protection of Child Rights (CCPCR). A total 13 people had applied for ...
    • Child rights panel demands reply of Sec 20 school head
      CHANDIGARH : Taking suo motu notice in the case of a private school based in Sector-20 here, which failed to provide admit cards to around 15 of its students for board exams, and offered admission to students based on fake class XI pass certificates of ...
    • Kirron Kher urges Rajnath to provide more funds for Chandigarh
      She further said that as per the fourth Delhi Finance Commission, the share of the municipal corporation of Chandigarh comes to Rs. 672 crores. However, only 419.26 crores has been allocated, which includes Rs 100 crores for smart city project and Rs ...
    • After plaint at CM window, action against encroachments in Rohtak
      CHANDIGARH : Taking action on a complaint received at the CM's window, Haryana's additional principal secretary to chief minister, Rakesh Gupta, on Friday ordered Rohtak deputy commissioner to immediately remove encroachments on land belonging to ...
    • Beant Singh case accused wants to end his life
      Jagtar Singh Hawara and Tara were among the accused who were nabbed by the police.Tara had escaped from Chandigarh's Burail jail on the night of January 21, 2004 after digging a 94-foot long tunnel. He was nabbed from Thailand in January 2015 and ...
  • 17th March, 2017 Times of India
    • World Sikh Environment Day celebrations held
      CHANDIGARH : Gurgaddi Diwas (Enthronement Day) of the seventh Sikh Guru, Guru Har Rai, has been endorsed by Jathedars (leaders) of all the five Takhats of Sikhism jointly, as Sikh Environment day (SED). The day has been fixed as March 14(Guru Har ...
    • CM swearing - in triggers jams on Madhya Marg
      CHANDIGARH : Commuters faced a tough time, especially on Madhya Marg, as various roads leading to Punjab Bhawan were closed in the wake of swearing-in ceremony of Capt Amarinder Singh as Punjab chief minister, on Thursday. Roads leading to ...
    • Congress refutes charges, says governor office hosted event
      CHANDIGARH : Reacting to AAP's allegations, Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) blamed the opposition for a "deliberate and mischievous attempt to undermine the office of the governor with its blatantly false charges of mismanagement".
    • PU to discuss funds crunch with Panjab CM, MHRD
      CHANDIGARH : Panjab University Senate on Thursday decided to constitute two committees to meet the new chief minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh and also the officials of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) to take up the issue ...
    • Karan's batchmate Kalsi gets home department
      CHANDIGARH : Hours after taking oath as Punjab's new chief minister, Capt Amarinder Singh carried out a mega reshuffle of 73 civil administration and police officials who had held key posts during the Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP regime. This included 41 ...
    • Residents oppose power tariff hike
      CHANDIGARH : The proposed 22% hike in power tariff from the next financial year has enraged the residents, who have been demanding that the electricity department should first bring down the transmission and distribution losses before increasing tariff.