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  • 17th May, 2018 Times of India
    • Justice Gill panel recommends cancellation of 21 false FIRs
      Chandigarh : In its sixth interim report, the commission headed by Justice M S Gill (retd) has recommended cancellation of 21 ?politically motivated and false cases? lodged during the previous SAD-BJP regime. Submitting its report to chief minister ...
    • Foswac advises MC how to stay afloat
      Chandigarh : Keeping in view the municipal corporation's financial crisis, the Federation of Sector Welfare Associations of Chandigarh (Foswac) has the MC a few ways of revenue generation. In a nine-point suggestion list sent to the MC, Foswac general ...
    • Year gone, problems of Ward 17 remain
      Foswac (Federation of Sector Welfare Associations of Chandigarh ) president Baljinder Singh Bittu, who also leads the resident welfare association of Sector 21, said: ?The residents support the municipal authorities and the councillor, yet encroachment ...
    • 'Amend zoning plans of religious sites'
      Chandigarh : With the Chandigarh administration tightening noose around religious structures violating building bylaws, city residents have urged the administration to amend zoning plans/control sheets of temples. There are around 70 temples in the city ...
    • SC rule favours minority schools under UT edu dept radar
      Chandigarh : The Supreme Court's recent judgement has once again given a free rein to the city-based minority schools, which were under the scanner of the UT education department. After the apex court granted full authority to the National Commission ...
    • Not sure of Nadda's visit, PGI postpones event
      Chandigarh : PGI has postponed the foundation stone laying ceremony for its new advanced neurosciences centre after the authorities failed to receive confirmation of the scheduled visit of union minister of health and family welfare, J P Nadda, on the ...
    • 98% more LMVs on city roads
      Chandigarh : In the past 10 years, Chandigarh has become the only city in the country with highest vehicle density in accordance with its size and geographical area that has, over the period of time, a cumulative effect on its air quality index. This ...
    • Snatchers rattle Panchkula, strike 20 times this year
      Panchkula: Residents have blamed zero police presence in sectors for the spurt in snatching cases in Panchkula, slamming the cops for failing to curb the crime despite the Punjab and Haryana high court directions. Twenty snatching cases have rocked the ...
    • 'Proper waste management need of hour'
      Chandigarh : In order to raise awareness about air pollution and come forward with an air quality action plan for City Beautiful, Clean Air Asia along with the department of environment in association with Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation organised ...
    • Sukhna springs yet another avian surprise
      Chandigarh : Striking a measured pace while ambling along the Sukhna lake's promenade and keeping a hawk's eye secures glorious observations of our feathered friends. These can be chance discoveries that adds to the Tricity's avian riches. This is how ...
  • 16th May, 2018 Times of India
    • Indore, Bhopal & Chandigarh cleanest cities in India: Survey
      NEW DELHI: Indore and Bhopal have retained their position as the top two cleanest cities for the second consecutive year and Chandigarh has been ranked as the third cleanest city. The results of sanitation survey announced by housing and urban affairs ...
    • Himachal Pradesh HC to decide afresh on Chaturvedi's plea
      CHANDIGARH : Coming down heavily on the Himachal Pradesh high court for not addressing the contentions of Magsaysay awardee and whistleblower IFS officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi in a petition related to defamation case, the Supreme Court (SC) has ...
    • Chandigarh resident moves petition against sale of heritage items
      CHANDIGARH : City-based social activist Ajay Jagga has moved a petition in Rajya Sabha against sale of artefacts-furniture, manholes, concrete fixture lights-belonging to Chandigarh , in foreign countries. Recommended By Colombia. Since 2007, a large ...
    • My life is yours, Navjot Singh Sidhu texts Rahul Gandhi
      CHANDIGARH : Soon after his acquittal in the 1988 road rage case, Punjab local bodies minister Navjot Singh Sidhu messaged Congress president Rahul Gandhi, ?I am now at the disposal of the party 24x7. My life is yours.? After a brief meeting with chief ...
    • CCTV clip foils cop's bid to mislead CBI in bribery case
      Chandigarh : CBI on Monday arrested sub-inspector (SI) Sewa Singh for allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 5,000. A high drama was witnessed prior to the arrest. A middleman and a constable have also been arrested for their alleged involvement in the case.