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Vinod Kumar


Cash crunch hits industrial sector, many units run at 30 per cent capacity
Sat, Nov 19, 2016

Talking to Chandigarh Newsline, Arun Mahajan, president of Industries Association of Chandigarh (IAC), asserts that the entire chain has been disrupted due to the currency ban.

Chandigarh: Power department to set up call centre
Sun, Nov 13, 2016

The call centre is part of the ambitious Smart Grid Project under the National Smart Grid Mission, which is being implemented in the city.

Days before MC model code of conduct comes into force, BJP leaders inaugurate 6 projects
Sat, Nov 12, 2016

Lay foundation stone of one project; Congress accuses them of wasting public money on lavish functions.

Crafts mela in Chandigarh: Artisans feel the pinch as footfall decreases
Fri, Nov 11, 2016

With the move of demonetisation leaving people cash-strapped, there were not many visitors to the craft mela in the last two days.

Chandigarh Housing Board mulls over discontinuing extension in service to staff
Wed, Nov 09, 2016

Since 2013, the board has been giving extension to all its employees beyond the age of retirement on the pattern of the Chandigarh Administration.

‘CHB is a fair body… public faith has only increased in us’
Mon, Nov 07, 2016

CHB is a fair organisation, otherwise which organisation returns money, that to, after the whole process is over. The faith of public in CHB has only increased.

Chandigarh Sector 51 Housing scheme: No takers for around 25 flats
Mon, Nov 07, 2016

The Sector 63 house scheme was marred by controversies surrounding quality of construction material.

World Heritage Status Celebrations: Finance department raises objections on ‘vague’ tender document
Sun, Nov 06, 2016

The department of tourism was planning the event on November 19 and November 20 for which a tender was floated to hire an event management firm by October 21.

UT seeks Rs 6,100 cr for next financial year
Fri, Nov 04, 2016

In the current financial year, the Central government has allocated Rs 3,534 crore; general budget expected in January.

Chandigarh: Estate office, MC to come under realty watchdog
Thu, Nov 03, 2016

A permanent Authority will be formed in April 2017. It will be headed by a retired judge of the High Court.

Chandigarh Transport Undertaking bus service woes: Commuters wait long for buses, UT demands 150 more vehicles
Sat, Oct 29, 2016

Waiting period to board a bus varies from 20 minutes to one-and-a-half hours.

Chandigarh Tourism Development Corporation lacks concrete plans to make Baithak functional
Fri, Oct 28, 2016

CITCO chief general manager says they were yet to decide whether to give Baithak on lease or to run it themselves

Chandigarh Sector 51 Housing Scheme: Out of 186 flats allotted, CHB gets full payment from 134 allottees
Wed, Oct 26, 2016

Reasons: high price and unfavourable condition of making full payment in a period of three months.

Chandigarh sector 51: Housing Board to allow sale of allotment letters
Sun, Oct 23, 2016

CHB chairman Maninder Singh said most of the allottees had to put in their entire savings for making the full payment even after taking loans from banks.

Chandigarh Administration explores possibility of filling Sukhna Lake with treated tertiary water
Sat, Oct 15, 2016

The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation treats around 30 million gallons of waste water per day.

Chandigarh sector 51 housing scheme: Allottees worried as board fails to get encroachment removed
Tue, Oct 11, 2016

A total of 136 flats have been allocated to successful applicants through draw of lots while 50 flats were auctioned under Scheme B with the highest bid of Rs 77.50 lakh against the reserve price of Rs 69 lakh.

Tasked with ‘key role’ by BJP, Chandigarh MP Kirron Kher on inauguration spree
Sun, Oct 09, 2016

Kirron Kher’s political rivals are alleging that these inaugurations have been timed to boost the electoral prospects of the BJP in the municipal body elections.

Despite Chandigarh’s push, only 55 houses have rooftop solar power plants
Sat, Oct 08, 2016

Contrary to private sectors, Chandigarh has been ranked number one city in the country in the installation of solar rooftop plants on government buildings.

Chandigarh: Estate office fails to cut down on time taken in okaying building plans
Fri, Oct 07, 2016

For bringing uniformity in existing building bylaws, the Chandigarh Administration is all set to introduce uniform building code on the pattern of Haryana.

No Chandigarh tableau at R-Day parade next year
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

The best 25 themes from across the country, including states and ministries, showcasing India’s cultural diversity and military might, are picked.

Chandigarh officer sets aside misuse charges imposed without nod of competent authority
Mon, Oct 03, 2016

Misuse charges of Rs 20 lakh were imposed on the owner of a commercial site; estate officer terms it gross injustice.

Chandigarh plans mega show to celebrate heritage tag for Capitol Complex
Sun, Oct 02, 2016

The two-day event will be organised on November 19 and 20. The opening ceremony at Capitol Complex will be over a 100-minute affair.

Irom Sharmila wants Arvind Kejriwal to campaign for her
Thu, Sep 29, 2016

Irom Sharmila, 44, who shunned food for 16 long years, advised youngster not to follow her way of protest.

Chandigarh estate office silent on illegal construction outisde lal dora
Sun, Sep 25, 2016

The estate office had announced that the structures would be pulled down on August 5. But it put off the demolition citing unavailability of required police force.

CITCO scraps staff service extension
Sat, Sep 24, 2016

Since 2013, CITCO has been giving extension to all its employees - from Group A to Group D - beyond the retirement age.