Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

  • 26th June, 2017 Times of India
    • Tourists suffer, hoteliers cheer in crisis
      Meanwhile hundreds of vehicles from Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh , Delhi and J&K have jammed all highways and link roads on Saturday and Sunday. Vehicles are taking one to two hours just to cover distance of 5km. "We never thought that we would get to ...
    • Hit - and - run: 12% convictions in 5 years
      CHANDIGARH : At a mere 12% in the last 5 years, the city has very poor conviction rate in hit and run cases. This was revealed through an RTI query filed by a road activist. The RTI reply revealed that only 137 accused were convicted between January ...
  • 25th June, 2017 Times of India
    • Police to conduct online test for 520 constable posts
      CHANDIGARH : Learning a lesson from past experiences, the UT police will conduct online written test for the recruitment of 520 constables. The computer-based test will be held between September and October. During the written test for the recruitment ...
    • Soon, survey to identify places where city needs CCTV cams
      CHANDIGARH : Chandigarh Police will soon be commissioning a survey to identify places in the city where CCTV surveillance is required, said an official of the force on Friday . For this, police will engage a consultant as a state project management unit ...
    • No stray dog sterilisation in Zirakpur
      Following the 2012 order of Punjab and Haryana high court to form a policy for dog catching and sterilisation, Chandigarh , Pnchkula and Mohali municipal corporations had started the process under Animal Birth Control (ABC). However, Zirakpur has formed ...
    • Contemplate what this pit could be
      Where Le Corbusier's associate and cousin Pierre Jeanneret supervised the construction of Chandigarh , the Swiss-bor n French modernist architect designed Fosse de la Consideration (the Pit of Contemplation), an area for citizen debates, theatre, and ...
    • All set for Eid: When fasting ends and feasting begins
      CHANDIGARH : With the culmination of the holy month of Ramadan, people are gearing up to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with great fervour and gaiety.Eid marks the end of Ramadan, a religious tradition where Muslims abstain from food and water between dawn to ...
    • Examiner behind paper mess: Panjab University
      CHANDIGARH : The examiner is to blame for the repetition of questions of BA third year midsemester exam in the end semester examination of political science and urban geography paper on May 20, a Panjab University committe said. The panel found that ...
    • Battery - run bus delivers electrifying performance
      Over the years, the city's air has deteriorated beyond the permissible level.The Chandigarh Pollution Control Committee (CPCC) has recorded 100 microgram per cubic metre (mcgcu m) of repairable suspended particulate matter (RSPM)--a serious amount.
    • Rohtak's Nirbhaya: 46 days on, cops file 400 - page chargesheet
      Chandigarh : Nearly one and a half months after a 23-year-old woman was abducted from Sonipat, gang-raped after being sedated with drugs, beaten to death with bricks and then dumped in Rohtak, the police's special investigation team (SIT) filed a ...
    • Manpreet wants to be CM, fudged loan waiver: Sukhbir
      Chandigarh : The rivalry in the Badal family of Punjab came to fore on Saturday when Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal accused his estranged cousin and state finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal of harbouring chief ministerial dreams.
    • 4 days to reply to Rs 684 - cr tax notice: Sidhu
      Chandigarh : Following the tax evasion notice to Fastway, a cable network operator in Punjab, local bodies minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Saturday issued a four-day ultimatum to all cable operators to furnish requisite documents on permissions to use ...
    • 11.1% overcrowded, Punjab jails need to go London way
      CHANDIGARH : Overcrowded Punjab jails are in for a revamp to come up to international standards. Addressing the issue of rampant overcrowding in state's prisons, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad, which was tasked with the makover, ...
  • 24th June, 2017 Times of India
    • NEET blow: Aspirants eye AIIMS, JIPMER
      CHANDIGARH : With no one making it to the top 100, the city has recorded the worst NEET result in years. The disheartening result of CBSE NEET has shifted the interest of NEET aspirants back to AIIMS and JIPMER. However, the NEET result did not make a ...
    • Ruining Zirakpur man's holiday to cost firm Rs 13000
      CHANDIGARH : The District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum has directed Country Club Hospitality and Holidays to pay Rs 13,000 for forfeiting the initial amount paid to them for a holiday package. They were also asked to refund the initial amount paid ...