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Coming soon, additional water for Chandigarh

City is to get 29 MGD extra from phase V and VI; water to reach Sector 39 waterworks today, residents to get it from October.

Bomb threat at Chandigarh mall, shoppers evacuated

"Chandigarh police's bomb disposal team, anti-sabotage check team, Operations cell, Crime Branch and local police units were carrying out coordinated search of the mall," Deputy Superintendent of Police (East) Dilsher Singh said.


Draftsmen protest: Ninth day of hunger strike, no action yet

As many as 25 people have been sitting at the protest to demand their appointment for the position of assistant draftsmen in the Haryana public health engineering department after they cleared the entrance exam in 2014.

Chandigarh advisor orders study to know vehicle population city can stand

Owing to increasing pollution, Chandigarh Administrator VP Singh Badnore had directed the transport department to regulate all polluting vehicles entering from Panchkula and Mohali.

Residents of CHB units demand one-time settlement for changes made in houses

The members suggested that more than 90 per cent units constructed by the board falls in the category of violations in the eyes of CHB authorities.

‘Over 2000 cricket trainees can now dream about representing Chandigarh’

The UTCA got the affiliation Friday after the meeting between Committee of Administrators (COA) and BCCI.


Sangrur: Auction of panchayat land for Dalits cancelled again

As per the Panchayat Raj Act, a third of agricultural land of a village panchayat has to be given to Dalits. Auction is to happen every year before paddy season.

Hoshiarpur land scam: After 3-year probe, Vigilance Bureau files cancellation report in court

The land scam was exposed in June 2016 in which it was alleged that irregularities were committed by the competent authority appointed for acquiring land for four-laning project from Jalandhar district to Hoshiarpur.

Restaurant landlord attacked by bouncers in 2016: Chandigarh Police swings into action after 3 years of filing FIR

The landlord had alleged that management of Piccadilly Restaurant, who were tenants on the ground, mezzanine and first floor of his building, started demolishing the original building in order to make changes to suit the restaurant.

Plea to take possession of Sarangpur land: VP Singh Badnore assures PGIMER of help

The PGI officials suggested Badnore that the UT can hand over the land to the institute and a decision on the cost can be taken simultaneously.