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Dadumajra dumping: Million metric tonnes of waste to be cleared through scientific mining
Sat, Aug 18, 2018

The total area of the land under MC’s possession is about 45 acres at Dadumajra. Out of this, about 20 acres are occupied with 10 m to12 m high open solid waste dump which is to be mined to reclaim the land.

Panchkula bus shelters to get panic buttons for women
Wed, Aug 15, 2018

The civic body has planned to install these panic buttons following a safety audit of a total of 1,246 locations, out of which 897 have been found “uncomfortable” for women, while 112 “frightening” as there is “poor” security and “non-functional street lights”

Inauguration of open-air gym: After former mayor invite ignores him, Chandigarh Mayor complains to BJP seniors
Sat, Aug 11, 2018

The gym, which has come up in the green belt at a cost of Rs 3.24 lakh, is equipped with push chair, space walker, seated pedal trainer, elliptical cross trainer, parallel bars, riding trainer and stepper.

Chandigarh: Depicting Corbusier’s work, 8 murals come up at multilevel parking
Fri, Aug 10, 2018

In the middle is Corbusier’s open hand and there are cut-outs of Corbusier’s drawings depicting architectural plan of Chandigarh, based on straight lines and circles, manhole covers and other architectural work.

Punjab AG office goes Pink: Wrong paint done, will rectify, says CPWD official
Thu, Aug 09, 2018

According to the Development Control order, Sector 17, designed as the City Centre of Chandigarh, also has a cross-axial layout and rigid architectural controls. The urban planning department states that the colour of the buildings should be brick red and exposed concrete.

Panchkula safety audit: 897 locations uncomfortable for women, 112 frightening due to poor security
Tue, Aug 07, 2018

Keeping all parameters in view, the Panchkula score has been described as “average” with the score on the presence of security being the least with just .4 per cent out of 5 marks.

Cash-starved Chandigarh Municipal Corporation to spend Rs 9 lakh on Teej programme
Mon, Aug 06, 2018

Congress Councillor Devinder Singh Babla, who is a member of the committee, said that spending this amount is waste of money.

How safe are Panchkula routes at night? App to help women know
Mon, Aug 06, 2018

A woman can even get to know the safest route which she should opt for after clicking on the “safest route” option.

Chandigarh professor challaned Rs 5,000 for using plastic bag, says made a victim
Fri, Aug 03, 2018

The professor stated that he would write to MC Commissioner K K Yadav to lodge his protest. He asserted that he had been made a victim of the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation’s impractical step.

Chandigarh mobility plan favours use of non-motorised transport
Wed, Aug 01, 2018

The key feature of the mobility plan would be on strengthening public transport: last mile connectivity (end to end journey) be offered to passengers apart from an increase in bus connectivity to Panchkula and Mohali.

For movie inspired by PM Modi’s life, BJP workers hold ‘screenings’
Tue, Jul 31, 2018

Party sources said party national general secretary Ram Lal had sent a communication to city BJP chiefs to ensure maximum presence while watching the movie, said to be based on PM Modi’s early life.

Employees not observing office hrs: Establishment secretary to all heads
Sun, Jul 29, 2018

Yadav then clearly stated that “office hours are from 9 am to 5 pm and lunch break is only from 1 pm to 1.30 pm. The secretary specified that in the opening office hours “there will be a grace period of only 10 minutes..."

Panchkula MC To Impose Penalty From August 1: Letting your dog poop in open? Then be ready to shell out money
Sat, Jul 28, 2018

Sanitary inspectors, assistant sanitary inspectors and above-rank officers of the sanitary wing, junior engineers and officers of the above rank of engineering wing will issue the challans.

Chandigarh Municipal Corporation House gives nod to cess on power consumption
Fri, Jul 27, 2018

The Municipal Corporation aims to earn a revenue of nearly Rs 10-17 crore per annum with this cess. Incidentally, to deal with the financial crisis that the MC has been facing for some time now, the House has already approved the imposition of cow cess.

Chandigarh Housing Board decides to slash transfer fee by over 50 per cent
Thu, Jul 26, 2018

Till now, the board was charging about 15 per cent of the total cost of allotment price along with an amount of Rs 1 lakh for converting any property from leasehold to freehold. The total amount went up to several lakhs.

Victim’s husband also supplied other women to accused: Panchkula Police
Thu, Jul 26, 2018

Police said that the husband had confessed that not just his wife but he had also “supplied” another woman to the guest house owner, Sunny, in lieu of money.

Chandigarh: Civic body proposes fine for not segregating waste
Wed, Jul 25, 2018

For failure to segregate waste in accordance with the rules, a residential house will be fined Rs 200, while marriage, party or festival halls, lawns, exhibitions and fairs with area less than 5,000 square metre will have to shell out Rs 10,000.

Chandigarh: Municipal Corporation proposes cess on power
Tue, Jul 24, 2018

The House has sent the approval to the UT Administration which will adopt the Punjab Prohibition of Punjab Cow Slaughter Act 1955 on the basis of which the cess will be levied.

Morni gangrape: Prime accused Sunny, Avtar charged those who raped woman, say police
Tue, Jul 24, 2018

The woman alleged that at least 40 men took turns to rape her over a span of four days from July 15 to 18. Panchkula police investigation indicated that the woman was being used for a prostitution racket.

Mohali ranks number 1 in road fatalities in Punjab: Study
Mon, Jul 23, 2018

The number of fatal road accidents in Mohali last year has made the city rank number 1 in fatalities in Punjab, says a study.