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UT solution for Sukhna: Proposal to divert 2 mgd water from Bhakra daily
Sat, May 27, 2017

At present, the water level at Sukhna is 1,152.55 ft. But the annual water lelvel is recorded only after the monsoon. So the UT Administration is hopeful that this will not be the worst year for Sukhna.

Chandigarh: Heritage celebrations at Capitol Complex to be held on June 10
Sat, May 27, 2017

Bollywood singer Arijit Singh, who has been the most sought-after singer for the tourism department, has also not been considered for this event.

Getting re-audit of all buildings conducted, says Chandigarh Chief fire officer Shilpy Pattar
Mon, May 22, 2017

Chief fire officer Shilpy Pattar tells The Indian Express the steps her department is taking

Chandigarh fire department: 200 letters to 135 buildings in over two years bring no improvement
Mon, May 22, 2017

Chandigarh fire department finds its hands tied when it comes to ensuring safety norms in high-rise buildings

Amit Shah visits Sukhna at night, talks depleting water level
Mon, May 22, 2017

Shah, who is visiting various parts of the country on a 95-day tour, had come to Chandigarh on Saturday morning after visiting Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Tripura and Lakshadweep.

Amit Shah in Chandigarh: Traffic rules tossed in the air under police watch
Sun, May 21, 2017

Chaos prevailed at these roads as traffic was diverted and roads were blocked

Parties have fallen prey to dynastic politics, says Amit Shah in Chandigarh
Sun, May 21, 2017

The party chief also said that although BJP had lost in the past, the party never witnessed a split while Congress and other parties did

Amit Shah in Chandigarh: BJP chief lists Centre’s milestones but misses out on state capital
Sun, May 21, 2017

Shah said that even though the BJP government was doing a lot, some issues still needed to be addressed and he would make sure that they were done soon

Annoyed with councillor, Chandigarh mayor skips foundation laying ceremony
Sat, May 20, 2017

Mayor Asha Jaswal said she wanted to convey her resentment to the councillor and the officials and therefore skipped the event.

Punjab: State Wildlife Board clears Medicity and Palm City projects
Sat, May 20, 2017

The Medicity Project, which was mooted in 2011, was to be completed by 2015 but has been delayed due to several issues.

Haryana police identify 118 ‘eve-teasing’ spots across state
Sat, May 20, 2017

The details of the survey, accessed by The Indian Express, shows that Ambala district has 11 vulnerable spots, the highest among all districts.

Tension in Chandigarh Congress: Manish Tewari seeks entry, Pawan Bansal camp worried
Fri, May 19, 2017

The new unit would have a say in the selection of candidates for the municipal corporation elections as well.

Swachh Rail Survey: Chandigarh ranked 48 in A-1, Beas cleanest in A category
Thu, May 18, 2017

The station notched up a score of 661.5 marks out of 1,000 while Visakhapatnam railway station secured 853.1 marks.

Fire safety team finds shortcomings at DC office building in Chandigarh
Thu, May 18, 2017

In a report submitted to the Punjab govt, IIM Amritsar highlighted the fact that it managed to place all its 44 students despite the dent made to economy by demonetisation

Chandigarh: From Sector 26, microbreweries relocate to Industrial Area Phase 1
Wed, May 17, 2017

With Elante mall and other hotels here already attracting a huge crowd, the hotel owners find good prospects in this belt

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation meeting: Civic body to develop e-learning school
Tue, May 16, 2017

The e-learning school which the Chandigarh MC plans to come up with will have smart classes.

Chandigarh MC proposal: Bandwalas to play outside houses of defaulters
Tue, May 16, 2017

BJP councillor Satish Kainth said that the MC would have to fix a cap and the band should not be played outside every person’s house who owes even a little amount

Chandigarh: Car Bazaar back in Sector 7
Mon, May 15, 2017

At Hallomajra, the car dealers claimed that they have suffered a loss of Rs 1.5 crore as there were not many customers at the new site.

Chandigarh Smart city mission: Company to hire nine experts, sets May 25 deadline for applicants
Mon, May 15, 2017

If the expert hired desires to leave the services, he will have to give a three months’ notice or remittance of three month’s salary in lieu of.

Suggestions, objections on draft policy: Chandigarh residents demand colour code for e-rickshaws
Fri, May 12, 2017

At present, there are more than 500 e-rickshaws operating in Chandigarh.

PCA junks plaint by ex-councillor’s son
Fri, May 12, 2017

The PCA observed that the police officers were armed with warrants and they were performing their duty.

Municipal Corporation plans to grade community centres in Chandigarh
Thu, May 11, 2017

The community centres, including the new ones to be constructed with the best facilities like a sound-proof hall, gyms and air-conditioned rooms, would be put in the first category.

Unique war memorial with Kargil tableau coming up in Himachal
Thu, May 11, 2017

The tableau is being prepared by Anuj Saini, son of Nek Chand who died in 2015.

A Kargil war memorial in Himachal soon
Thu, May 11, 2017

Being constructed to honour Kargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia, the tableau is coming up at Saurabh Van Vihar at Palampur in Himachal.

Chandigarh: A ‘dark’ approach to heritage
Wed, May 10, 2017

The Chandigarh Heritage Committeetook up the issue with senior officers of the Administration to prevent further damage to the fixtures but the drilling continues.

Property Tax: Chandigarh MC identifies 1,000 defaulters of commercial properties who owe more than Rs 12 crore
Wed, May 10, 2017

According to the details given by the tax branch of the Municipal Corporation, the plot from where JW Marriott in Sector 35 is being run has tax arrears of Rs 32 lakh.

Punjab Raj Bhawan: Engineering wing to develop mini-Rock Garden, Nek Chand’s son disappointed
Wed, May 10, 2017

The engineering wing will develop a small corner at the Raj Bhawan as mini-Rock Garden at a cost of Rs 14.25 lakh.

Liquor Ban along Highway: National Highway 21 will not be rerouted, says UT chief engineer
Tue, May 09, 2017

Hotel and restaurant business was badly affected as they were not being allowed to serve liquor following the judgment delivered by the Supreme Court, said MP Kher

Identify doctors prescribing branded medicines, Chandigarh home secretary tells director health services
Tue, May 09, 2017

"We keep reminding the doctors to comply with the directions of the Government of India,” said UT Home Secretary

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation to soon make a policy for door-to-door garbage collection
Mon, May 08, 2017

“Another purpose to frame a policy is to have a uniform rate throughout the city for door-to-door garbage collection,” said a senior municipal official

Chandigarh’s cab connection
Mon, May 08, 2017

Call or book online, you can get a cab easily and quickly — that’s what is driving more and more people to radio cabs and web-based cabs

CTU idea: Board a bus and then e-rickshaw to drop you at home
Mon, May 08, 2017

Initially, e-rickshaws would be introduced at busy stops like those near colleges, PGI, sectors 17 and 22 and Sukhna Lake, said an official

Haryana government takes possession of Nahan Kothi, plans restoration
Sun, May 07, 2017

The monument was built by Surjan Singh and Bir Singh, sons of Raja Fateh Singh (1857-63), the ruler of Sirmour state

Chandigarh: Public toilets, garbage collection & disposal — problems aplenty
Fri, May 05, 2017

The civic body has not been able to manage the garbage processing plant as well.

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation blames citizens’ feedback for poor Swachh Bharat ranking
Fri, May 05, 2017

In the solid waste collection and transportation, Chandigarh scored 348 out of 400 marks.

Jaiswal urges kitty groups: ‘Spend two hours daily on upkeep of Sector 25 cremation ground’
Thu, May 04, 2017

The volunteers will supervise the sweepers and take charge of the beautification. They will also update the Mayor on the ground’s maintenance requirements.