31% candidates face criminal cases

New Delhi, Oct. 21 -- 31% of the 1066 candidates contesting the first phase of Bihar assembly elections have declared criminal cases against them while 35% candidates own assets worth at least Rs.1 cr... Read More

PGImer tells staffers to be vigilant after body swap at mortuary

CHANDIGARH, Oct. 21 -- Three days after a Rajpura-based family lodged a police complaint over the body of their ward being wrongly released to another family, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Educat... Read More

pensioner who shot himself succumbs, tests Covid positive

Chandigarh, Oct. 21 -- A 70-year-old man from Manimajra, who was left critically injured after shooting himself in a suicide attempt at his house during the wee hours of Monday, died while undergoing ... Read More

Mayor left red-faced as BJP councillors skip House meet

Chandigarh, Oct. 21 -- In an unprecedented move, 18 of the 20 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) councillors on Wednesday boycotted the Chandigarh municipal corporation's General House meeting, forcing thei... Read More

Heads roll day after shooting

Chandigarh, Oct. 21 -- A day after a criminal out on bail opened fire at a garments trader in Sector 25, senior superintendent of police (SSP) Kuldeep Singh Chahal issued a show-cause notice to DSP (c... Read More

Chandigarh: 4 shootings in 10 days, but no arrest

Chandigarh, Oct. 21 -- Four incidents of firing have been reported from different parts of the city in the last 10 days, but the police are yet to make arrests even though in many cases the accused ha... Read More

Congress holds dharna outside MC office against water tariff hike

Chandigarh, Oct. 21 -- The Chandigarh Congress on Tuesday held a dharna protest with black flags outside the municipal corporation (MC) office in Sector 17 against the water tariff hike. Slogans were... Read More

Mohali: robots introducedfor cleaning manholes

Mohali, Oct. 21 -- Making most of modern day technology, Greater Mohali Area Development Authority (GMADA) on Tuesday introduced 'bandicoot' robots that will clean the sewer manholes in the city, thus... Read More

Travel from Mohali to New Chandigarh faster

Mohali, Oct. 21 -- The road that will connect Mullanpur in New Chandigarh to Kharar on National Highway 21 will provide direct access to the towns of Ropar and Baddi in Himachal Pradesh to commuters c... Read More

Holiday special train to ply on Kalka-Shimla track from today

SHIMLA, Oct. 21 -- After a gap of seven months, the Kalka Shimla Express is set to ply on the heritage railway track from October 21 till November 30. The train will take 42 trips in all. The train w... Read More