- 17th August, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- 8th August, 2019 Daily Pioneer
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- 4th August, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- Chandigarh admn proposes to tag more heritage trees
After notifying 31 trees of different species as &ldquo;heritage trees&rdquo; in Chandigarh, the UT Forests and Wildlife Department has now decided to give &ldquo;heritage status&rdquo; to more than 100 trees in the city.
The move is aimed at preserving the trees that are over a century old and have been a silent
- 31st July, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- 30th July, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- Chandigarh for strict enforcement of water harvesting
With Chandigarh, staring at a severe water crisis in near future, the UT Administration has chalked out an action plan to focus on strict implementation of installation of rain water harvesting system in the society complexes and other buildings, ensure tertiary water supply to small private houses
- 26th July, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- Rs 442 for 2 bananas! Probe ordered into Chandigarh hotel
The Chandigarh administration on Wednesday ordered a probe into the&nbsp; allegations by actor Rahul Bose that city-based star hotel, JW Marriott, exorbitantly charged him Rs 442.50 for two bananas.
Rahul Bose had tweeted about &ldquo;illegal and exorbitant charge of GST&rdquo; by the luxury
- 24th July, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- Punjab, Haryana to furnish document to show Chandigarh is common capital
The high court here has asked Punjab and Haryana to furnish documents to establish that Chandigarh is their common capital. A division bench of the Punjab and Haryana High Court was hearing a petition on Monday filed by a lawyer, who is a Chandigarh resident.
The petitioner, Phool Singh, was
- 17th July, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- Chandigarh MP seeks construction of Ring Road around the city
Chandigarh Member Parliament, Kirron Kher on Tuesday raised the issue of construction of ring road around the city in Lok Sabha.
Stating that the ring road is crucial for Chandigarh, the MP said that it is proposed to help prevent around 1.5 lakh vehicles from Punjab and Haryana entering the city
- 16th July, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- Jal Shakti Abhiyan launched in Chandigarh
Jal Shakti Abhiyan, a flagship scheme of Government of India to conserve water, has been launched in Chandigarh and as a part of the scheme,&nbsp; Eco-club Day was celebrated in 114 Govt and private schools on Monday.
The theme of the celebration was water conservation and tree plantation as more
- 12th July, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- Rains lash Chandigarh and other regions
Rains lashed some parts of Punjab and Haryana, including joint capital Chandigarh, on Thursday bringing down day temperature, a meteorological department official said.
The maximum temperature in Chandigarh dropped a few notches below normal and settled close to 32 degrees Celsius after the heavy
- 4th July, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- 23rd June, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- 23rd May, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- Chandigarh ready for counting, all preparations made
The political parties and the Chandigarh Election Department have geared up for the Lok Sabha poll results to be announced on Thursday.
Among the total 36 candidates in the fray for Chandigarh&rsquo;s lone parliamentary seat, the prominent contenders included the Bharatiya Janta Party&rsquo;s candidate
- 20th May, 2019 Daily Pioneer
- 64% turnout registered in Chandigarh
About 64 per cent voter turnout was registered in Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat where polling remained peaceful on Sunday.
In 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Chandigarh had witnessed poll percentage of 73.71.
&ldquo;The voting began sluggishly in Chandigarh on Sunday morning but picked up as the day wore on,