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Hallomajra bus accident fallout: UT moves to enforce school bus policy

Education secretary K K Jindal chaired a meeting on Thursday to take up the issue of school buses but it is yet to devise STRAPS policy measures. He said, “In the recent accident, the bus did not have speed governor and the driver was driving rashly.”

Chandigarh: UT cadre officers outnumber their counterparts from Punjab, Haryana

UT officers hold important posts which were held by Punjab and Haryana officers.


Punjab and Haryana High Court notice to Chandigarh Police over ‘custodial torture’

The petitioner has alleged that he and his friends were thrashed with belt and sticks at Sec 19 PS.

Haryana cadre officer to take reins as Chandigarh Administration Deputy Commissioner

For the past four months, UT cadre IAS officer S B Deepak Kumar had been holding the charge following the repatriation of Mohammad Shayin amid controversies.

Smart city: UT to introduce new feature in official app for Chandigarh

The nodal officer of the smart city project, Danish Ashraf, who also administers the city specific online polling being conducted at the national website mygov.in.

Mission smart city: UT to hold first citizen interaction camp today in Chandigarh

The administration has prepared a 13-day schedule to cover all the 26 wards of the Municipal Corporation.


City govt schools to get 1,140 teachers by Aug 15

The schools have long been facing difficulties due to lack of adequate subject teachers, especially in classes VIII-XII.

Sewage Workers' Death: SDM inquiry flags lapses by contractor, civic field staff

The report reveals that there were lapses on part of the contractor and civic body.

UT to spend over Rs 1 crore on renovation of Adviser’s residence, tenders floated

Chief Engineer justified the expenditure, saying the house is being renovated after almost 10 yrs.

Audit report raps UT for no recovery of penalty

The report, prepared by the office of director general, Audit, pertains to the financial year 2013-14.