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AJL plot allotment: Leader of Opposition writes to Khattar, demands registration of a criminal case against Hooda

AJL plot allotment: Leader of Opposition writes to Khattar, demands registration of a criminal case against Hooda

Various senior BJP leaders including Haryana’s Health Minister Anil Vij had been demanding that a criminal case be registered against Hooda and others for giving away the plot to AJL in violation of norms.

Daylight robbery in sector 17 Chandigarh: Three make off with diamond jewellery, cash worth Rs 14 crore at gunpoint

Daylight robbery in sector 17 Chandigarh: Three make off with diamond jewellery, cash worth Rs 14 crore at gunpoint

Also take along DVR of CCTV cameras; police procure surveillance footage of shops near by.

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It has also drawn up an ‘action plan’ to inspect all the buildings in the vicinity.

On April 24, ozone levels hit 75 parts per billion or 150 µg/m³, the first sharp rise seen during the scheme, from around 62 parts per billion or 124 µg/m³ the preceding day.

Nitin said he had put together the project with a shoebox he got from a neighbour and a roll of cotton his brother got for him.

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AJL plot allotment: Leader of Opposition writes to Khattar, demands registration of a criminal case against Hooda
AJL plot allotment: Leader of Opposition writes to Khattar, demands registration of a criminal case against Hooda

Various senior BJP leaders including Haryana’s Health Minister Anil Vij had been demanding that a criminal case be registered against Hooda and others for giving away the plot to AJL in violation of norms.

Centre to set up first training centre for security guards in Chandigarh
Centre to set up first training centre for security guards in Chandigarh

The security guards will be given training in public conduct, crowd control, first aid, fire fighting, emergency handling, communication with police and conflict management

Rise of the gangs of Punjab
Rise of the gangs of Punjab

In the past decade, more and more gangs have mushroomed in Punjab, several of these splinter groups of main gangs

Chandigarh Forest dept has no expertise to handle landscape projects: Hardial Singh Johl
Chandigarh Forest dept has no expertise to handle landscape projects: Hardial Singh Johl

A former head of Chandigarh’s landscape wing and adviser to Panjab Urban Development Authority, 83-year-old Hardial Singh Johl designed the entire landscape projects of the city, including the Rose Garden, urban estates of Mohali, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Patiala and Bathinda.

Chandigarh water Woes: No relief, Mayor Arun Sood says expect better water situation next year
Chandigarh water Woes: No relief, Mayor Arun Sood says expect better water situation next year

Surjit Kaur, 70, a resident of 49 Sector, says that the low water pressure affects daily household chores during summers. The authorities should ensure that the residents get proper water supply as promised to them.

Chandigarh health department to take MC’s help to stop breeding points
Chandigarh health department to take MC’s help to stop breeding points

Dr Gaurav Aggarwal, anti-malaria officer of the UT health department, says that for the summer season, the department is already prepared to tackle the cases of malaria.

Demand for ACs going up in Chandigarh
Demand for ACs going up in Chandigarh

The air conditioning companies are coming up with various schemes and benefits that can be availed by buyers.

Chandigarh: Watch out for artificially ripened fruits
Chandigarh: Watch out for artificially ripened fruits

Fruits ripened with calcium carbide or acetylene gas put consumers at a risk of diarrhoea, headache, dizziness, intestinal disruption, mood swings and ulcers on the skin or even cancer when consumed over a long period of time.

Impact of CCE on Student Proficiency: Learning capabilities of Chandigarh students coming down, says study
Impact of CCE on Student Proficiency: Learning capabilities of Chandigarh students coming down, says study

For the study, a sample space of students preparing for four competitive exams i.e. GRE, CAT, BANK PO and SSC was considered with focus on two key skill areas, i.e. quantitative and verbal.

Chandigarh: Syndicate okays reserving one additional seat in every course for those taking part in youth festivals
Chandigarh: Syndicate okays reserving one additional seat in every course for those taking part in youth festivals

The additional seats will be reserved in all the PU campus teaching courses, constituent colleges, regional centres and affiliated colleges except the courses governed by AICTE, NCTE, BCI, MCI, DCI etc.

Chandigarh Tanishq stores targeted thrice, only one case solved
Chandigarh Tanishq stores targeted thrice, only one case solved

While 10 accused were arrested, the case fell flat in court and all were acquitted due to the lack of evidence and the main witness, a security guard, being unable to identify the accused.

Chandigarh: With hard copies and e-books, libraries opt for hybrid avatar
Chandigarh: With hard copies and e-books, libraries opt for hybrid avatar

The library offers free wi-fi to all the members and has installed computers in its research and reading rooms.

Daylight robbery in sector 17 Chandigarh: Three make off with diamond jewellery, cash worth Rs 14 crore at gunpoint
Daylight robbery in sector 17 Chandigarh: Three make off with diamond jewellery, cash worth Rs 14 crore at gunpoint

Also take along DVR of CCTV cameras; police procure surveillance footage of shops near by.

Film debut: I am still the same, says singer Yo Yo Honey Singh
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Being pitched as one of the most expensive films in Punjabi cinema, Zorawar has been shot in South Africa, London and Punjab and stars Parul Gulati, Gurbani Judge, Pawan Malhotra, Mukul Dev and Achint Kaur.

Mobile food testing lab evokes positive response
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The laboratory was set up by the Chandigarh health department with an aim to spare the residents from ordeal of running from pillar-to-post for getting the food samples tested.

Anuradha murder case: Noor Kataria a proclaimed offender in fake licence case
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She was booked under Sections 420 (cheating), 467 (forgery of valuable security), 468 (forgery for purpose of cheating) and 471 (using as genuine a forged document) of the IPC.

Dr. SK Jindal’s book release: Humane approach more important to healing patients
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An internationally recognised physician, it was about three years before his retirement in 2014 that Jindal decided to write about his experiences in the form of a book and gave it a final shape after his superannuation from PGI.

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In rented buildings, several district-level departments grapple with space crunch
In rented buildings, several district-level departments grapple with space crunch

HUDA has already earmarked space for construction of the building in Sector 5, near Police Station, Sector 5, however, the project remains on paper, years after it was proposed

‘Parsavnath Royal’ project: Five years on, wait for possession continues
‘Parsavnath Royal’ project: Five years on, wait for possession continues

Parsavnath developers cited ‘global recession’ as the reason for the delay.