Firm directed to refund money for faulty laptop

Chandigarh, Jan. 24 -- The District Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has penalised a laptop company to refund over Rs.90,000 to a city resident, whose laptops turned out to be faulty soon after ... Read More

IAF heritage centre's Phase 2 awaits take-off

Chandigarh, Jan. 24 -- Work on Phase 2 expansion of the country's first IAF Heritage Centre in Sector 18, Chandigarh, is stalled for want of a decision on who will maintain it. Christened "Indian Air... Read More

utensils shop ravaged in fire at Sohana

Mohali, Jan. 24 -- A fire broke out at a utensils shop located in Sohana market, Sector 78, due to a short-circuit on early Tuesday morning. No loss of life was reported, but goods insidethe shop were... Read More

Mohali: Mechanical sweeping likely to resume in 3 months

Mohali, Jan. 24 -- Stalled since June 2021, mechanical sweeping of roads in Mohali is expected to resume in three months. During a meeting on Tuesday, the Mohali municipal corporation's finance and c... Read More

Intense cold spell causes migratory birds to stay away

Chandigarh, Jan. 24 -- With only a couple of days of sunlight this month, dense fog and intense cold spells, the migration pattern of birds has been affected and went down by around 60-70%, as per the... Read More

Remembering BN Goswamy, the man who put 'wonder' in wonderment

Chandigarh, Jan. 24 -- A connoisseur of classical Indian dance, a historian and a diverse group of students were all scrambling for a seat at Panjab University's (PU) Law Auditorium on Tuesday. The t... Read More

Mercury rises as sun makes an appearance

Chandigarh, Jan. 24 -- City's maximum temperature rose from 11.2degC on Monday to 13degC on Tuesday as the sun made a comeback after a long gap, much to the residents' delight. However, the maximum t... Read More

Hunt on for man who raped, killed 8-yr-old

Chandigarh, Jan. 24 -- Police are on the trail of a 35-year-old man who is on the run after raping and brutally murdering his eight-year-old neighbour in Hallomajra. The child's body, with the throat... Read More

Duo jailed for snatching guard's phone

Chandigarh, Jan. 24 -- A local court on Tuesday sentenced two men to jail for snatching mobile phone and money from a 53-year-old security guard returning from work in January 2023. The convicts, Ris... Read More

20-yr jail for youth for repeatedly raping minor

Chandigarh, Jan. 24 -- Nearly three years after a youth repeatedly raped a 16-year-old girl after moving into a live-in relationship with her in February 2021, a special fast-track POCSO court has sen... Read More