Delay in possession: GMADA to pay Rs.55K to retd govt employee

Mohali, Oct. 17 -- The state consumer disputes redressal commission has directed the Greater Mohali Area Development Authority (GMADA) to pay Rs.55,000 as compensation to a retired Punjab State Power ... Read More

42-yr-old killed in hit-and-run

Panchkula, Oct. 17 -- A 42-year-old man was killed after a tipper truck hit his motorcycle in Raipur Rani on Wednesday, police said. The deceased Rammurti Ahuja is a resident of ward number 18, Raipur... Read More

22-year-old who shot at friend held

Chandigarh, Oct. 17 -- Four days after a 22-year-old youth, who was accused of shooting at his friend following a drunken brawl at Sector 25 , he was arrested by the UT police on Wednesday. The probi... Read More

NGT gives adverse report, MC says will appeal again

Chandigarh, Oct. 17 -- As per the report of National Green Tribunal (NGT) panel - appointed to monitor the municipal corporation's waste management efforts - there was no waste segregation happening i... Read More

Northern sectors faring better compared to southern parts

CHANDIGARH, Oct. 17 -- With over 100 challans issued by the municipal corporation (MC) on Wednesday for non-segregation of waste, the northern sectors are faring better compared to their southern coun... Read More

P'kula hoteliers, restaurant owners get month's deadline

Panchkula, Oct. 17 -- The Panchkula municipal corporation (MC) in collaboration with Haryana Nav Yuvak Kala Sangam conducted an orientation programme on waste management for hoteliers, restaurant owne... Read More

Two UP natives land in police netfor robbing auto-rickshaw driver

Chandigarh, Oct. 17 -- The UT police crime branch arrested two youngsters for robbing an auto-rickshaw driver on the intervening night of October 11 and 12, police said on Wednesday. The accused-21-y... Read More

Youth gets 2-year jail for stealing scooter, using bogus number plate

Chandigarh, Oct. 17 -- The district court has awarded two year imprisonment to 24-year-old Shera for riding a stolen two-wheeler with a fake number plate. The court has also imposed a fine of Rs.2,000... Read More

Sweeper stabbed, two booked for attempt to murder

Chandigarh, Oct. 17 -- A 26-year-old sweeper employed at GMSH-16 was injured after he was stabbed by two persons known to him, late on Tuesday night, the police said on Wednesday. Police officials in... Read More

55-year-old arrested for assaulting cops

Chandigarh, Oct. 17 -- A 55-year-old man was arrested for allegedly assaulting police personnel and tearing uniform of one on October 15, police said on Wednesday. As per police, the accused is ident... Read More