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Along with bird park, Chandigarh to get veterinary hospital

Besides the treatment of wild and domesticated animals, the hospital will also facilitate the treatment of exotic birds, who will be housed in the upcoming bird park at Nagar Van, a forest area spread across 100 acres, situated near Sukhna Lake.

CBI report on sacrilege cases: Punjab CM says Bajwa ‘ignorant, playing mischief’, he says stop ‘hoodwinking people

The High Court, Amarinder said, had categorically upheld the legality of the action of the state in withdrawing the investigation from the CBI and in fact had reposed faith in the special investigation team.

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My unit is not a 'thana', Colonel takes on IPS officer after being addressed as 'in-charge' in letters

Colonel Monash Bakshi, Commanding Officer of 4 Himachal Pradesh (Independent) Company NCC, has written to the SP, Arijit Sen Thakur, pointing out that correct protocol of letter writing was not being followed while addressing letters to him.

Chandigarh city news: Mastermind of vehicle theft gang nabbed; Mohali couple booked for ‘beating up’ minor child; and more

Three men, who were arrested for stealing bikes in July, following which, 62 bikes were recovered by the police, had disclosed about the involvement of Trilochan in the vehicle thefts.

Chandigarh civic body to sign MoU with NITTR on ensuring quality in road recarpeting work

Commissioner of the Municipal Corporation K K Yadav had last month contacted the NITTTR professors after he got to know that civic engineers were getting the quality test from private consultants as well.

Chandigarh: Bomb hoax at Elante Mall, police identify the caller

Over thousands of people were evacuated from the Elante Mall, which was also put out of bounds for visitors for more than five hours

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Six cities picked for Centre’s project to link research, industry

The project is being spearheaded by the office of the Principal Scientific Advisor (PSA) on a priority basis under its agenda for the first 100 days of the NDA government’s second term.

‘Tribunalisation will weaken the power of courts, whether it’s SC or HC’: DPS Randhawa

Such forces want to weaken the constitution by enacting different laws under the shelter of commissions, tribunals and committees, just to dilute the power of courts. They directly encroach the judicial independence and inherent power of the courts.

Chandigarh: Soon, non-motorised corridor to connect Sector 17 with Capitol Complex

This corridor, which will have a pedestrian and a bicycle track, will connect three sectors in between before finally leading to the Capitol Complex.

Rain pushes snakes into residences, Chandigarh wildlife dept’s helpline keeps ringing

The UT wildlife department has an exclusive snake rescue team equipped with all relevant equipment including snake catcher sticks, gloves and anti-venom also.

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High-velocity dust storm, rain kills over 108 in North India

A severe intensity dust storm followed by thunder showers hit Bikaner, Delhi and parts of Chandigarh on Wednesday evening which threw normal life out of gear as visibility dropped to very low levels.

Chandigarh: Heavy rains lash city causing flood-like situation

Chandigarh: Unprecedented rain on Monday in many parts of the city and surrounding areas caused a flood-like situation. The Mohali airport has not been able to escape waterlogging as well. Panchkula has also been affected and daily life has been disrupted.

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Parents carry children to school as water levels of Ghaggar river rise

Parents in Panchkula's Koti village had to carry their children to school as water levels of the Ghaggar river rose after incessant rains in the past few days.

Protest At Chandigarh Press Club For Violence Against Journalists

A protest was held at the Chandigarh Press Club for violence against journalists on 2nd October 2017.

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Dera Followers Waiting For Ram Rahim Rape Case Verdict In Panchkula

Ram Rahim rape case verdict: The effort is to prevent Dera followers from gathering at the district court complex, where the special CBI court is due to pronounce the verdict. Ram Rahim’s followers have already collected in various parts of Panchkula. To know more about the story watch out the video.

Google Says It Has No Record Of Hiring Chandigarh Student On Rs 1.44 cr salary

Chandigarh Administration on Tuesday ordered a probe into the official statement released by its Education Department announcing Harshit Sharma’s “selection by Google” at a trainee stipend of Rs 4 lakh per month. To know more about the story watch out the video

Chandigarh Could Face Complete Liquor Ban From April 1 Following 2016 Supreme Court Judgment

Come April 1, Chandigarh could face a complete liquor ban, including the ones in hotels, restaurants and shops. The reason behind this lies in the December 2016 Supreme Court judgment which ordered for closure of liquor shops on state highways and national highways. Chandigarh, officially, falls within the ambit of the judgment since all the major […]

Rohtak traders demand compensation for their loss

Rohtak, Feb 23 (ANI): The traders, whose shops were either burnt down or looted during the quota stir by the Jat community in Rohtak, Haryana, took to the streets and urged the government to compensate them for their losses at the earliest. A shopkeeper, Gulshan Dang, said, "I want to urge the Narendra Modi-led government to compensate our losses 100 percent without any delay." Another shopkeeper, Anil Kumar said that he is left with no source of income after his two showrooms were burnt down by the protestors. He asked PM Modi and Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar that why are common people suffering who don't relate to Jat demands.

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NH-1 blocked by Jat protestors reopens

Sonipat (Haryana), Feb 23 (ANI): The National Highway-1, which connects Delhi and Chandigarh, was reopened for traffic on Tuesday. The 456 kilometre-long highway had been blockaded by Jat agitators demanding reservation in government jobs and institutions.

Jat row: Railways to run special trains for stranded passengers

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Chief public relation officer of Northern Railways Neeraj Sharma on Monday said in view of the ongoing Jat agitation, special trains would run covering the outer regions connected with Haryana. Sharma added that a special train from Chandigarh to Anand Vihar, New Delhi, would be on the tracks by the evening, which will have a total of 17 coaches.He further informed that Northern Railways is planning to start more trains from the Jammu region.

Khattar appeals to maintain peace in Haryana

Chandigarh, Feb 19 (ANI): Addressing the mediapersons after all-party meet on the Jat quota at Chandigarh on Friday, Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar said a committee has been constituted to look into the matter and the report will come by March 31. He also appealed people to maintain peace and harmony in the state and to stop their agitation. Meanwhile, the protestors disrupted road and rail traffic with the worst hit being the Rohtak-Jhajjar region.

Khattar appeals to maintain peace in Haryana

Chandigarh, Feb 19 (ANI): Addressing the mediapersons after all-party meet on the Jat quota at Chandigarh on Friday, Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar said a committee has been constituted to look into the matter and the report will come by March 31. He also appealed people to maintain peace and harmony in the state and to stop their agitation. Meanwhile, the protestors disrupted road and rail traffic with the worst hit being the Rohtak-Jhajjar region.

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