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  • 21st October, 2018 Times of India
    • Man rapes thirteen years old sister thrice
      CHANDIGARH : Police have arrested a 25-year-old man for allegedly raping his 13-year-old sister. On October 7, the girl called up police helpline 100 to complain that her brother was thrashing her. Cops arrested the accused under preventive measures.
    • 4 booked for beating shopkeeper to death
      Chandigarh : A 40-year-old man was allegedly bludgeoned to death by four youths of Chuklana village outside his shop in Samalkha town of Panipat district on Friday night. The victim, Ravinder Kumar, a resident of Kiwana village, succumbed to injuries on ...
    • 'Killer' train had torn clothes, blood stains on engine, body
      CHANDIGARH : The 'killer' diesel multiple unit (DMU) Amritsar-Jalandhar train, which claimed 59 lives on Friday evening, had blood stains and torn clothes of the victims dangling from it when it reached Ambala Cantonment railway station for a halt of a ...
    • Sabarimala: Tamil women stand up for Malayali sisters
      CHANDIGARH : A protest march was organised by Sree Ayyappa Temple, Sector 47 on Saturday, over the recent Supreme Court ruling on the Sabarimala issue. The march was held being held in association with Sree Kartikeya Swamy Temple, Sector 31.
    • CM announces time - bound probe
      Chandigarh : Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday directed home secretary N S Kalsi to frame guidelines for giving permission to hold religious and social functions to ensure that tragedy that struck Amritsar during Dussehra celebrations ...
    • Crushed on tracks: Amritsar tragedy worst in 165 - year rail history
      Chandigarh : The tragic incident of train plowing through a crowd of Dussehra revellers who were standing on railway tracks while watching a Ravana effigy being burnt in Amritsar has turned out to the worst in the 165-year history of Indian Railways ...
    • Govt calls agitating HR workers' union leaders for talks today
      Chandigarh : As the Haryana Roadways employees extended their strike till Monday, the state government on Saturday softened its stand and invited them for unconditional talks to be held on Sunday. In a message through media, Haryana chief minister ...
    • Soon, an open air gym at Panjab University girls' hostel
      CHANDIGARH : In a first, Panjab University girls' hostels will soon have an open air gym. The first proposal is floated for the girls' hostel number 2 and the university also plans to have one open air gym inside the Neerja Bhanot girls' hostel. The ...
    • Twenty four hours water supply: Bidding to start soon
      CHANDIGARH : Since Chandigarh Smart City Limited led by the UT adviser has approved a 24X7 water-supply project worth Rs 75 crore for Manimajra, the company's technical committee is all set to prepare the RFP (request for proposal) to start the tender ...
    • Government land not vending spot: Sector 22 group
      CHANDIGARH : The Heritage Protection Group formed by the residents of Sector 22 submitted a representation to the UT adviser, MC commissioner and deputy commissioner, along with 130 pictures, in which vendors could be seen encroaching the front ...
    • Ramlila artists urge people to give up polythene bags
      An innovative method was adopted by the department of environment, UT administration and Yuvsatta- an NGO to urge people of Chandigarh to stop using polythene bags. Several Ramlila artists from Jagriti Ram Leela of Sector 23, dressed as Lord Rama, ...
  • 20th October, 2018 Times of India
    • Dalit activist launches new party
      CHANDIGARH : Haryana's Dalit activist Kanta Alahria floated a new political outfit named 'Praja Parivartan Party' on Friday to woo people belonging to the scheduled castes (SC) community. Alahria accused the Congress, BJP and INLD of using the Dalit ...
    • Tallest Ravana effigy draws two lakh
      PANCHKULA: The country's tallest effigy of Ravana drew a crowd of about 2 lakh people inside and outside the main venue in Sector 5 here on Friday. Even as the 210-foot-tall effigy was brunt in Sector 5 of the town, the celebrations were followed by ...
    • Haryana BJP chief has a narrow escape while saving biker
      CHANDIGARH : Haryana BJP president Subhash Barala had a narrow escape on Friday, when his car rammed a tree near Uklana town of Jind district after his driver tried to avoid hitting a motorcyclist. Recommended By Colombia. Barala, who had ...
    • Three Naxals gunned down by security forces in Chandigarh
      RAIPUR: Three Naxals were gunned down in an encounter with security forces in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh Saturday, police said. The skirmish took place around 9.30 am in the forest near Madpal village under Mirtur police station limits when a ...