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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.

Chandigarh: Urban planning department gives nod to build new passage from ISBT-17 to Sector 22-B market

Also, parking lot in front of Sector 22 market will be converted into green belt; traders up in arms.

Covered 5.4 lakh km: A Bathinda pilgrim’s progress on cycle for three decades

So far, he has covered covered 5.4 lakh km on his bicycle, paying obeisance to Amaranth consecutively for the last 15 years and 117 times to Vaishno Devi among other pilgrimages. 


Chandigarh Municipal Corporation may levy cow cess on power, liquor, new vehicles

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation has proposed imposition of cow cess on various services on the lines of Punjab for protection and maintenance of the animals in the city sheds.

Chandigarh Class XI admissions: Online admission portal receives over 5000 registration forms on Day One

“Computer teachers have been asked to assist the public with queries. Many are facing problems logging in,” said a teacher at one of the help desks. 

Mohali: Woman drowns in swimming pool, kin allege foul play

According to Station House Officer (SHO) Inspector Rajan Parminder Singh, the woman was identified as 54-year-old Gurmeet Kaur, a resident of Sector 70.

Chandigarh: Police file supplementary chargesheet in 2016 gang rape case

The Chandigarh Police on Wednesday submitted a supplementary chargesheet against two accused, Irfan Mohammad and Kamal Hassan, in 2016 auto gang rape case.