Security checks a farce? At Chandigarh railway station, entry is ‘free’

Security checks a farce? At Chandigarh railway station, entry is ‘free’

Also, there are no checks to determine whether platform tickets have been bought or not. Beggars are a common sight on the platforms.

Promoting healthy eating: Organic produce takes centrestage at Friday farmers’ market

Promoting healthy eating: Organic produce takes centrestage at Friday farmers’ market

The weekly initiative was organised for the first time on July 24, at the National Institute of Technical Teachers Training & Research in Sector 26.

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At SSA training centres, no benches for students, often no shelter
At SSA training centres, no benches for students, often no shelter

There are no dedicated rooms for teaching and children are made to sit in open areas sometimes, and the boundary walls of schools are used as blackboard.

25% rebate for residents if they pay house tax on time: UT
25% rebate for residents if they pay house tax on time: UT

The meeting saw arguments between BJP and Congress councillors after the latter blamed the BJP government for enforcing the house tax.

Murder near PGI: 23-year-old man arrested
Murder near PGI: 23-year-old man arrested

The police identified the suspect as Kosar Ali (23), a resident of Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, who worked as a barber on the PGI campus.

Security checks a farce? At Chandigarh railway station, entry is ‘free’
Security checks a farce? At Chandigarh railway station, entry is ‘free’

Also, there are no checks to determine whether platform tickets have been bought or not. Beggars are a common sight on the platforms.

Promoting healthy eating: Organic produce takes centrestage at Friday farmers’ market
Promoting healthy eating: Organic produce takes centrestage at Friday farmers’ market

The weekly initiative was organised for the first time on July 24, at the National Institute of Technical Teachers Training & Research in Sector 26.

Panjab University Student Elections: As various parties protest, students voice their concerns
Panjab University Student Elections: As various parties protest, students voice their concerns

For others, it is difficult to generalise issues, as problems vary from department to department.

Ahead of UNESCO team visit in Sept, Corbusier’s creations get a facelift
Ahead of UNESCO team visit in Sept, Corbusier’s creations get a facelift

As the team is coming to evaluate the site before its final decision, the local administration has taken up all the unfinished work and restoration on a priority basis.

Depot holders to boycott distribution of wheat, pulses
Depot holders to boycott distribution of wheat, pulses

The decision was taken on Monday in a meeting of the association at Ludhiana.

Police file chargesheet against four in Moga incident
Police file chargesheet against four in Moga incident

Mother only ‘prime’ eyewitness, passengers say they saw or heard nothing.

Water ATMs: Now put a coin, and get a litre of clean water in Mohali
Water ATMs: Now put a coin, and get a litre of clean water in Mohali

This plug-and-play model that can be customised according to space and need is revenue-generating and in public service.

After Gurdaspur attack, high alert in Tricity
After Gurdaspur attack, high alert in Tricity

Trains, railway parcel, luggage and the parking lots were checked thoroughly.

22 kids reunited with parents at Snehalaya
22 kids reunited with parents at Snehalaya

Over the last four days more than 80 children were staying inside Snehalaya.

Property Tax: Panchkula MC to send notices to defaulters
Property Tax: Panchkula MC to send notices to defaulters

The decision to levy property tax in Panchkula was taken in 2010, when the corporation announced that it would calculate the property tax on the basis of existing collector rates in the city.

After MC’s no, UT Administration uses veto, imposes house tax
After MC’s no, UT Administration uses veto, imposes house tax

Premier sectors to pay more; colonies and villages given exemption; separate rates for flats

Gurdaspur terror attack: Terrorists shoot at 16-year-old wrestler before heading to police station
Gurdaspur terror attack: Terrorists shoot at 16-year-old wrestler before heading to police station

The youngster escaped by seeking cover behind trees before the terrorists headed towards the police station.

Multi-Crore Drug Racket: Transfer of special public prosecutor by ED challenged in HC
Multi-Crore Drug Racket: Transfer of special public prosecutor by ED challenged in HC

ED had issued Batra’s marching orders from Chandigarh to Bengaluru and he was relieved of his duties on July 20, the same day he was handed over the transfer orders.

Stricter security measures on PU campus: After 7 pm, gates outside girls’ hostels to be barricaded
Stricter security measures on PU campus: After 7 pm, gates outside girls’ hostels to be barricaded

On June 20, an incident of sexual harassment was reported outside Gate No. 2 of the university around 10.30 pm.

16th anniversary of Kargil War: Today, if our country is safe, it is because of their efforts
16th anniversary of Kargil War: Today, if our country is safe, it is because of their efforts

Families of martyrs, Army soldiers and city residents including students pay tributes at War Memorial.

AIPMT re-test conducted amid tight security cover
AIPMT re-test conducted amid tight security cover

Some students were also miffed about having to take the test for a second time.

Operation Muskaan: Day after protests, 32 children reunited with parents
Operation Muskaan: Day after protests, 32 children reunited with parents

After completing legal formalities with the Child Welfare committee officials, parents were allowed to take their children with them.