Several efforts made in the past to relocate the courts to another site failed. In 2008, Punjab and Haryana High Court had also issued directions to the then Deputy Commissioner to get the building vacated and remove the unauthorised possession.
Former city architects recall that the park was named after first President of India Rajendra Prasad who had come to the city for its inauguration in 1954. Its landscape along with that of the Capitol Complex was designed by French architect Le Corbusier.
In view of increasing number of suicides being reported in the Tricity and concerns regarding depression, Dr B S Chavan, head, department of psychiatry, Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), Sector 32, talks on the need to understand the issue on a broader perspective
The response to the industrial plots of Haryana State Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (HSIIDC) has been quite low, with only 323 applications for 777 plots in industrial estates across Haryana.
After four reminders from the Higher Education department, the Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board has finally earmarked 10 acres in the vicinity of the temple for setting up of Post Graduate Sanskrit College.
One of the significant Japanese figures in contemporary architecture, Kuma, has designed the Suntory Museum of Art in Tokyo, Bamboo Wall House in China, Besançon Art Center in France and Kirosan Observatory.