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Foot loose

January 10, 2009 12:57:46 am

PC Jewellers in association with Tijori Entertainment and Kaleidovision hosted the auditions for the international beauty pageant...

In Introspection

January 10, 2009 12:56:00 am

“What’s within me translates into a painting,” Jenny Watson’s peace of mind,thoughts,emotional turmoil,dreams,life...adorn her canvas,which is fabric.

Looks apart

January 10, 2009 12:55:00 am

For someone who is all of 23,he sure packs in a lot. A graduate from Panjab University’s Department of Chemical Engineering and Technology...

Mere 27 challans issued for drunken driving in ’08

January 9, 2009 11:59:05 pm

Going by the number of challans issued by the Chandigarh Police to drunk drivers in 2008–a meagre 27 —it seems that Punjabis have given up on their love for the bottle.

‘India must be cautious as Pak may suddenly declare war’

January 9, 2009 11:58:09 pm

History is testimony to the fact that Pakistan never makes any formal declaration of war and has a tendency to stab in the back. While the 1965 war was the first such incident of back-stabbing...

One arrested for credit card fraud

January 9, 2009 11:57:13 pm

The Cyber Crime Investigation Cell of Chandigarh Police,in a joint operation with Karnataka Police,claimed to have solved a case of fraudulent online purchase of mobile phones with the arrest of Sahil Sharma,a resident of Sector 23.

Govt hospitals to share facilities

January 9, 2009 11:56:24 pm

In an effort to deal with the staff shortage in city hospitals,the authorities have decided to pool their available infrastructure and expertise under the synchronisation of services programme.

Haripur robbery: help still on the run,loss pegged at Rs 3 lakh

January 9, 2009 11:55:36 pm

The Panchkula police today estimated the total loss to be around Rs three lakh in the Haripur robbery case,where a family of four and the driver were drugged and robbed by their newly employed help from Nepal.

Prices of fruits,vegetables skyrocket

January 9, 2009 11:54:48 pm

Prices of vegetables and fruits have soared in the city owing to the ongoing truckers’ strike. The worst-hit were fruits...

City a victim of ineffective policing?

January 9, 2009 11:53:01 pm

A record of 213 snatching incidents and 1,094 vehicle thefts took place in the city last year,out of which,only 98 and 260 cases respectively,have been cracked by the Chandigarh Police.

Annual police report: 7% rise in crime

January 9, 2009 11:51:47 pm

Boasting of keeping the crime rate under check with only a seven per cent rise in crime in 2008 as compared to last year,Inspector General of Police Shanti Kumar Jain released the annual crime figures of the city on Thursday.

Another fatal accident in Bhankerpur

January 9, 2009 11:49:36 pm

Another fatal accident on the Chandigarh-Delhi National Highway-22 near Bhankerpur village in Dera Bassi claimed the life of a 24-year-old autorickshaw driver Jagdeep Singh alias Sonu on Thursday morning.

Tricity stranded as strikes continue

January 9, 2009 11:48:45 pm

With transporters,traders and executives of oil companies stayed away from work to have their demands met by the authorities,normal life was thrown out of gear in Chandigarh on Thursday.

Low resolution

January 9, 2009 11:41:08 pm

When all the judges on Indian Idol were asked to reveal what,according to them would be each other’s New Year resolution,the result was most unexpected.

Style Sistah!

January 9, 2009 11:40:16 pm

According to Alvira,Salman Khan’s a “great brother who’s never played prank at her.” It’s a tad difficult to digest,but then...

Wake Up Call

January 9, 2009 11:39:21 pm

Most of the times,alarm clocks are a nuisance,but for Emraan Hashmi and Mohit Suri,director of Raaz - The Mystery Continues...

The Green Miles

January 9, 2009 11:38:15 pm

Planting a million trees at the Lake Reserve,the acquired area behind it,the Botanical Garden and working on three man-made lakes at Patiala ki Rao...

Travel check in

January 9, 2009 11:37:19 pm

While our city brags of umpteen hotels and restaurants,convention centres are a little hard to spot. And cashing in on the fact is Himanshu Aggarwal,Director of Pallavi Hotel...

On song

January 9, 2009 11:36:20 pm

With ‘Chandni Chowk to China’ all set for release,the film’s stars are going all out making appearances. Look who’s the celebrity guest on Indian Idol 4 this week? It’s the long-legged Deepika Padukone!

The journey begins…

January 9, 2009 11:35:20 pm

The verdict is out and “hell is just around the corner” for the 20 selected Roadies on MTV’s cult show.

In context

January 9, 2009 11:34:14 pm

“There is so much that I discovered as I got down to reading Ibsen’s plays. His characters are complex and treatment layered and there’s amazing material that’s waiting to be explored,’’ ...

Dramatic WIN

January 9, 2009 11:32:51 pm

Till last Sunday,mornings were an action-packed affair courtesy students from various schools in the tricity.

The best seat in the house

January 9, 2009 11:32:04 pm

Standing there,at the Taj lobby,he looked very familiar. The guessing game had already begun in our head till it hit jackpot - by jove...

Both Dhumal,Shanta to share LS responsibility

January 9, 2009 1:56:58 am

With top leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party expected to meet soon to decide candidates for the Lok Sabha elections...

Jindals invest Rs 300 cr to set up Global Law School

January 9, 2009 1:55:06 am

Domestic steel producer Jindal Steel and Power has invested about Rs 300 crore for setting up a law school as part of its O P Jindal Global University project.