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International Yoga Day: One hour of yoga to cost UT over Rs 25 lakh, 3,000 likely to participate

A senior official of the UT Administration said that the work of making elaborate arrangements for the yoga day had been given to a Delhi-based event management company after a tender was called.

Make sports complexes functional before March 31, Badnore directs officers

It was said that sports complex in Sector 38 (W) will be developed as the “centre of excellence for table tennis” and sports complex in Sector 56 will be made “centre of excellence for taekwondo”, including other sports activities like swimming and squash.


‘State-of-art’ hospital, sports complexes found locked, without staff, equipment

At around 12 noon, a 100-bed hospital in Sector 48 constructed at a cost of Rs 28 crore was inaugurated with great fanfare. Officials said the four-storey structure — equipped with OPD, labs, doctors’ room, chemist and paramedical facilities — was spread over 1.73 acres and would cater to the medical needs of the southern part of the city.

On Day 1, Maloya housing complex residents pick holes, demand better amenities

The Adviser to the Administrator, Manoj Parida, said, “I am extremely happy that Chandigarh Administration has been successful in fulfilling the dream of having one’s own house. I urge all the allotees to keep it clean which would enable Chandigarh to maintain the status of model city.”

Punjab: Opposition tears into Governor address, call it 'bundle of lies'

As discussion on the Governor’s address resumed Wednesday, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) launched an attack on the government.

‘Biggest fight against drugs’ launched at Chandigarh University

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address students across many colleges and universities of the country on Tuesday. Nearly 1 crore students will take the pledge to uproot drug addiction from the society.


Chandigarh ahead in smart concepts, proud of cycle tracks: Administrator V P Singh Badnore

Chandigarh is ahead of other cities in smart concepts. No city can be as proud as Chandigarh of cycle tracks — we are going to be the first in the country to achieve this. The project of public bike sharing is exciting and it will be last-mile connectivity, “ administrator V P Singh Badnore said.

Governor Badnore nod for imposing traffic curbs during rush hour, festivals

At the meeting, Union Territory Administrator Badnore told the members that the purpose of the council “was not just to discuss the prevailing issues in the city, but resolve and implement them with precision for the betterment of people, and the city at large.”

Kisan Mela: ‘Excessive use of pesticides harmful’

Drawing attention towards the mela theme of straw conservation, the Vice-Chancellor urged the farmers to refrain from stubble burning and look for different ways in which the same could be used according to need or to conserve it in the soil.

Street vendors’ bylaws approved, civic body to implement them next week

MC Commissioner K K Yadav told Chandigarh Newsline that now since Badnore has given the nod, the bylaws will be notified and implemented.