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  • 13th October, 2017 Times of India
    • Uncle threatened to kill my parents: 10 - year - old
      CHANDIGARH : "The second maternal uncle threatened to kill my parents, so I kept quiet," said the 10-year-old rape survivor in the court on Thursday. She recorded her statement in the child witness court and identified the second maternal uncle, whose ...
    • State's new culture policy aims to find 'Punjab Idol'
      CHANDIGARH : Apart from planning a music reality show 'Punjab Idol', a programme similar to 'American Idol', the Punjab culture policy also focuses on establishing a museum dedicated to folk music wherein visitors can listen to old recordings of Punjabi ...
    • Revenge killing? 22 - year - old stabbed to death in Chandigarh
      Chandigarh : In as suspected case of revenge, 22 year old Abhishek Shukla, resident of Hallomajra was stabbed to death by two assailants on late Wednesday night. Family ruled out robbery as a motive behind the murder because his mobile phones and ...
    • Polling booth for 40 voters in remote village of Kangra
      Dharamshala: Bara Bhangal, the remotest village of Kangra district situated in Pir Panjal ranges of Dhauladhar mountains at the height of 7,700 feet, will get a polling booth. Helicopters will be used to take the polling parties to this village. It was ...
    • PEC varsity free to get foreign funding
      He thanked the Chandigarh administration for moving this proposal to the ministry. "Since receiving the approval, the institute is in touch with two former students who promised us donation last year during their visit to the campus," he said. The FCRA ...
    • EC sounds poll bugle, HP gears up for Nov 9 test
      Shimla: With the Election Commission of India announcing the schedule for assembly elections in Himachal Pradesh, the model code of conduct came into force on Thursday. The elections will be held on November 9 and results would be declared on ...
    • Parties gear for 50% women quota in civic body elections
      Chandigarh : It would be the first time since the state assembly passed the bill to raise the level of reservation for women members in the local bodies to 50%, that the upcoming civic body elections in four key cities of Punjab would have an equal ...
    • State culture policy to identify young promising singers through Punjab Idol
      Chandigarh : Apart from planning a music reality show 'Punjab Idol', a programme similar to 'American Idol', the Punjab culture policy also focuses on establishing a museum dedicated to folk music wherein visitors can listen to old recordings of Punjabi ...
    • HC seeks reports from Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh on pollution due to fireworks
      Chandigarh : Close on the heels of the October 9 order of the Supreme Court banning sale of firecrackers in Delhi National Capital Region (NCR) till November 1, the Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday issued notice to the home secretaries of ...
    • 5 acquitted of theft, dacoity charges
      Chandigarh : The Chandigarh district court acquitted five persons of charges of theft and dacoity on Thursday. The defence counsel established that there was an old enmity between the complainant and one of the accused and claimed that they were falsely ...
    • Hit&run accused in US? Plea to seize passport
      Chandigarh : The family of a businessman who was run over in Sector 10 on August 6 has moved court to seek orders to seize the passport of the accused car driver, "if he has not fled to his mother in the US already". Even a month after police added ...
    • 22 - year - old stabbed in Ph - I Industrial Area, dies
      Chandigarh : In a suspected case of revenge killing, two assailants stabbed a 22-year-old man near the Industrial Area, Phase I, roundabout late on Wednesday night. Family ruled out robbery as the motive as Abhishek Shukla's two mobile phones and cash ...
    • Sector 40 becomes dumping ground, attract stray animals
      Chandigarh : Chandigarh's Sector 40 is fast becoming a garbage dumping ground, claimed the city residents. Heaps of garbage are spotted in several parts. If sanitation team does not turn up for a day, the residents are forced to drop their garbage to a ...
    • Crackers' trader on short fuse on cracker ban
      Ludhiana: Following cracker ban in Delhi, the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) had written to all deputy commissioners to spread the message to celebrate noise-free and green Diwali. Several sections of the society have also shown their support ...
    • Need to change sick mindset to end violence against kids: Satyarthi
      Speaking on the cases of rape of 10-year-old in Chandigarh and of a schoolgirl in Shimla, Satyarthi said, "Our daughters and sisters are stigmatized by saying that your honour will be lost if you speak up against sexual abuse. And the predators roam ...