Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

  • 7th September, 2018
    • SFS breaks glass ceiling - Times of India
      Chandigarh : From 1,334 votes in 2014, when Students For Society (SFS) contested its first Panjab University Campus Students' Council (PUCSC) elections with a woman candidate, to 2,802 votes this year, the party has seen ecstatic highs and crushing lows.
    • Notifications to transfer cases to CBI withdrawn - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : Following its decision to withdraw cases of religious sacrilege from the CBI, the Punjab government on Thursday issued new notifications to nullify the earlier decisions, paving the way for the task to be handed over to a special ...
    • 6 Punjabi - origin men arrested in Canadian drug racket - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : After Punjab cops claimed in June to have busted an international drug syndicate controlled from Canada, the police in Canada's Ontario province arrested 10 persons, including six of Punjabi origin, in an international racket involving ...
    • Change begins: Kanu Priya - Times of India
      Chandigarh : History was created in Panjab University on Thursday, as the campus student council (PUCSC) got its first ever woman president, Kanu Priya, and Leftist ideology prevailed in times of a right-leaning administration. The council, however, is ...
    • Chandigarh: UT administrator sends revised plan of Sector 29 flyover to Centre - The Indian Express
      The revised proposal of the Sector 29 flyover has been pegged at a cost of Rs 386 crore. After getting approval from the UT Administrator VP Singh Badnore, the UT Administration on Thursday sent the revised plan of the flyover with curtailed length and ...
    • Now, workers' union to launch stir, threatens assembly gherao - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : A day after the strike call by the Haryana Roadways Workers Union (HRWU), the Sarv Karamchari Sangh (SKS), an umbrella body of the government employees, on Thursday announced to launch a stir during the assembly session starting ...
    • Despite 3 long weekends, PU records 62% voting - Times of India
      Chandigarh : Contrary to speculations of a decline in polling percentage due to three long weekends ahead of Panjab University Campus Students' Council (PUCSC) elections, it was recorded at 62%, the same as last year. In 2017 too, election was held on a ...
    • Landmark judgment: Activists hail SC decision on Sec 377 - Times of India
      A resident of Chandigarh and son of a retired Army officer, Kohli runs an NGO, Campaign for Diversity and Inclusion, that works on sensitization and increasing awareness of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and inter-sex (LGBTQI) community.
    • Court frames charges in alleged 'love jihad' case - Times of India
      Chandigarh : Almost three months after an 18-year-old girl from Chandigarh moved the Punjab and Haryana high court, seeking directions for an investigation by the National Investigation Agency or the CBI into her claim of ?love jihad? by an underage boy ...
    • Sec 377: LGBT members celebrate 'freedom' - Times of India
      Ludhiana: Living on the edge and in fear till now, members of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) community in the city came all out to celebrate the historic judgement on decriminalisation of gay sex by the constitution bench of Supreme ...
    • LGBTQs: Pride won, long walk to acceptance remains - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : The happy mood in the local LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) community on Thursday couldn't hide its worries over one question: ?The Supreme Court has decriminalised homosexuality by abolishing Section 377 of the ...
    • Day 2: 92 women issued challans for not wearing helmets - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : On second day of the special drive against women riders not using helmets, UT traffic police challaned 92 offenders on Thursday evening. Besides issuing challans, police with the help of Rotary Club in Chandigarh , sensitized the women ...
    • Son hurt at swimming pool, NRI woman sues golf club - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : An NRI woman has moved the Chandigarh District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum against the UT administration, Chandigarh Golf Club and its member, alleging negligence that led to a grievous injury to her fiveyear-old British citizen ...
    • Charges framed in Chandigarh 'love jihad' case - The Tribune
      Chandigarh , September 6. A local court on Thursday framed rape and criminal intimidation charges against a Srinagar resident. A 19-year-old girl from the city had approached the High Court alleging that the minor had raped her and forcibly converted ...
    • No room for more road widening in Chandigarh - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : With all the 3,500 km of single lane roads having been expanded to capacity, the city now has no scope for widening of roads. Since roads have been expanded as much as possible and cycle tracks have come up alongside them, the ...