Man stabbed to death in Ram Darbar

Chandigarh, Oct. 31 -- A 58-year-old man was stabbed to death by three youths at his house in Ram Darbar on Friday. Identified as Attar Singh, he worked as a sanitation worker with the health departm... Read More

'Chandigarh admn is geared up for second Covid wave'

Chandigarh, Oct. 31 -- After a sharp spike in coronavirus cases, the pandemic has considerably subsided in the past couple of weeks in Chandigarh. Hindustan Times talks to UT administrator VP Singh Ba... Read More

Ambala Sadar civic body bans single-use plastic

Ambala, Oct. 31 -- The Ambala Sadar municipal council has announced a complete ban on the use and sale of single-use plastic and polythene in its jurisdiction from November 1. Officials said the ban ... Read More

Computer instructors awaiting salaries despite relief from CAT

Chandigarh, Oct. 31 -- Even as the Chandigarh Administrative Tribunal (CAT) had directed the UT education department on October 21 to disburse the salaries of 155 computer instructors, who haven't bee... Read More

PUDA engineers up in arms over new deputations

Mohali, Oct. 31 -- Members of PUDA Engineers' Association are up in arms over the fresh appointments from other departments. The members, who were on two-day mass leave till Friday, will decide on the... Read More

PU syndicate members seek urgent meeting

Chandigarh, Oct. 31 -- A group of syndicate members have demanded an immediate meeting, which has not been held in the last three months. A representation by 11 syndics to PU vice-chancellor Raj Kumar... Read More

2 weeks after reopening, footfall at cinemas fails to gain traction

Chandigarh, Oct. 31 -- Pandemic paranoia, limited options and "poor selection" of films are keeping moviegoers out of Chandigarh's cinemas, which were allowed to open from October 15. As per online t... Read More

Facebook CEO warns of post-election unrest in US

Washington, Oct. 31 -- As early voting in the US broke records, Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg has warned of possible civil unrest when ballots are counted, calling it "a test" for the social network.... Read More

Peloton of teams eye playoffs in Tour de IPL

India, Oct. 31 -- The 2020 IPL has turned into the Tour de France. Followers of elite cycling will know how stages of the leading races typically unfold: a peloton of riders forms, jockeying for posi... Read More

AIIMS proposal for phase 3 trials of Covaxin next week

New Delhi, Oct. 31 -- The All India Institute of Medical Sciences is likely to submit a proposal to start phase 3 clinical trials in the hospital to the Institute of ethics committee for Bharat Biotec... Read More