Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

Chandigarh News - Chandigarh Business Information Directory

  • 25th March, 2018
    • Sidhu leaked budget: Sukhbir - Times of India
      Chandigarh : Punjab local bodies, tourism and cultural affairs minister Navjot Singh Sidhu courted another controversy on Saturday as Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leaders said he knew and leaked details of the budget before it was presented in the assembly ...
    • Chandigarh set to get more power in summer - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : The UT electricity department has sought enhancement of its share of unallocated electricity quota from 4% to 14%. According to sources, the ministry in-principle has agreed to enhance the quota. For last year, the ministry had enhanced the ...
    • 'Budget announcements augur well for Amritsar' - Times of India
      Finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal made these announcements during his budget speech in Chandigarh on Saturday. CII-Punjab former chairman Gunbir Singh said the state budget was a stellar effort made despite strained finances, especially setting up ...
    • Haryana farmers boycott agri summit over lower rates of mustard - Times of India
      ROHTAK: Farmers under the banner of Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU), Jai Kisan Andolan and Bhumi Bachao Andolan boycotted the three-day agriculture leadership summit that started in Rohtak on Saturday, alleging mustard being sold at rates lower than the ...
    • Chandigarh: An oasis of peace amidst cacophony of city - The Indian Express
      The people of Chandigarh will have another place ? Nagar Van ? to soak in the rich flora and fauna, to work out and go for walk. Samriti Upavan, situated between Capitol Complex and Sukhna Lake near the tennis court, will be thrown open to the public ...
    • Agriculture allocation up 39%, Rs 6256 crore for free power - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : The budget for 2018-19 proposes an increase of 39% in the total outlay for the agriculture sector. The total outlay for the year 2018-19 has been increased from Rs 10,581 crore in 2017-18 to Rs 14,734 crore, an increase of Rs 4,153 crore ...
    • Rs 100 crore allocated for crop residue management - Times of India
      Chandigarh : In a step to check the environmental pollution because of the crop residue burning, the Congress government in its second budget on Saturday allocated Rs 100 crore for the straw management programme. Finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal ...
    • Cheating accused jumps before moving bus in police custody, dies - Times of India
      Chandigarh : A 30-year-old man, arrested by Hisar police for forgery, committed suicide in police custody by jumping before a moving bus in Khanoda village of Kaithal district on Saturday morning. The accused, Amarjit Singh, succumbed to his injuries at ...
    • Budget's more burden on people, says SAD - Times of India
      Chandigarh : Describing the Punjab budget as anti-farmer, anti-dalit, anti-youth and anti-worker, Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal opposed the imposition of the Rs 200-per-month development tax on taxpayers, saying that the state ...
    • FM sets ODF deadline, MC in tight spot - Times of India
      The identified locations for public toilets were Bharat Nagar Nagar Chowk, in front of Mini Secretariat, police commissioner's office, DC office, Feroze Gandhi Market, in front of Aarti Cinema, Aggar Nagar bus stand, Gill Chowk, Adjoining Gill Canal ...
    • Take note: Rs18.5L turns junk in 6 police stations - Times of India
      Chandigarh : A sum of Rs 18.53 lakh in the denomination of banned Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes has been lying in malkhana (store room) of six police stations as case property for more than one year. The maximum number of old currency notes ...
    • Snatchers can be out on bail within 7 days! - Times of India
      Chandigarh : Even if they are caught, snatchers are back on the streets to strike terror within a few days. Courtesy: easy bail. A majority of those arrested for snatching get bail quickly, sometimes just a day or two ? a fact the police have ...
    • Story of an 'Undying Flame' - Times of India
      Chandigarh : What could have been a routine story for this former journalist, turned out to be an experience that seared her soul. Anshu Seth released her debut book, the Undying Flame ? as an act of closure and tribute to a man who saw his son edging ...
    • 30 - year - old commits suicide in police custody, cops, medico booked - Times of India
      CHANDIGARH : In a freak incident, a 30-year-old man, arrested by Hisar police for forgery committed suicide in police custody by jumping before the moving bus, in Khanoda village of Kaithal on Saturday morning. Identified as Amarjit Singh, the accused ...
    • Economic offences wing charges 7 in 22 - lakh iron ore scam - Times of India
      Chandigarh : The economic offences wing (EOW) of Chandigarh police have submitted the chargesheet against Reliance Polycrete, a Delhi-based firm, in the iron ore scam which involved cheating Punjab Agro Foodgrain Corporation Limited (PAFCL) of Rs 22 ...