Lucky winners to get Free Tabs & Laptop in Rose Festival, Chandigarh

Visitors would be able to get chance to win a lucky tab and laptop daily in the 3 days Rose festival organized by Chandigarh Tourism from 23-25th Feb at Rose Garden, Sector-16, Chandigarh. The event is supported by Aryans Group of Colleges, Chandigarh as an education partner.

Transgender student of Chandigarh invited to dinner with Canadian PM

CHANDIGARH: A transgender student of Panjab University (PU), Dhananjay Chauhan, has been invited by the Canadian authorities to have dinner with the visiting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in New Delhi, a University official said here.

Job cards given to 100 persons on second legal services camp

CHANDIGARH: Second legal services camp  has attracted a large number of people and ended with a positive note. In the camp, job cards were distributed to 100 persons on the spot through Labour department and more than 115 applications were also received for Registration for job cards for the construction workers which were registered for further processing.

Chandigarh airport closed for runway expansion

The Chandigarh International Airport was closed for all air traffic on Monday for authorities to carry out runway expansion and repairs.

Chandigarh airport closed for two weeks

CHANDIGARH: The Chandigarh International Airport at Moahli will remain closed for two weeks from Sunday, February 12 to 26 for runway upgradation, offical sources said today.

1500 people ran to promote fitness In Beardo-Thon in Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: Over 1500 people including men, women and youngsters ran for the cause to promote healthy lifestyle practices in a 10 km ‘Beardo-Thon’ which kicked off from Chandigarh Club, Sector 1, Chandigarh at 7am on Sunday. The event was hosted by Bharat Beard club which has been working towards improving Men’s health and raising awareness on early prevention of cancer by organising such marathons across the country.   

MGSIPA organises seminar on ‘Speaking Orders’ for IAS/PCS Officers

CHANDIGARH: Aiming to update the knowledge ofCivil Service Officers on various Revenue and legal issues, Mahatma Gandhi State Institute of Public Administration Punjab(MGSIPA) today organised a One-Day Seminar on ‘Speaking Orders’ for IAS/PCS Officers. This programme was sponsored by the Department of Personnel, Government of Punjab.

Surjit Patar and Sohal along with hundreds of other art lovers visit pictorial poetry exhibition of Dr Hamdard

Hundreds of art lovers including Chairman of Punjab Kala Parishad Dr Surjit Patar and President of Punjab Sahit Academy Dr Sarabjeet Kaur Sohal thronged to Kala Bhawan on the second day of pictorial poetry exhibition by Dr Ajit Kanwal Singh Hamdard.

Trader wearing Rs 30-lakh gold held at Chandigarh airport

CHANDIGARH: A man from Punjab was arrested at the Chandigarh International Airport on Saturday by customs officials for carrying gold worth Rs 30 lakh on himself.

‘I am innocent, a victim; political rivals targeting me to tarnish father's image", says Vikas Barala

CHANDIGARH: A day after he was released on bail in the much hyped ‘Varnika Kundu case’, Vikas Barala on Saturday released a public video statement, reiterating his stand that he was completely innocent,  and asserting that he was being targeted to tarnish the political image of his father, who is state president of a political party.

CMA hosted the launch of the book ‘A Biography of Innovations from Birth to Maturity’

CHANDIGARH: Chandigarh Management Association (CMA) hosted the launch of the book ‘A Biography of Innovations from Birth to Maturity’ authored by Mr. R.Gopalakrishnan, published by Penguin India at Rotary House, Sector 18, Chandigarh. General V P Malik, PVSM, AVSM 19th Chief of Army Staff of Indian Army was the chief guest of the event.

SIOLI organise Gramotsavam & walk for humanity at village Seonk

For the first time the bar members of Punjab and Haryana judiciary have come together for a unique initiative. Serving in Organizations for Legal Initiatives (SIOLI) and Punjab and Haryana Bar Association have taken the onus on themselves. The members are organizing a Gramotsav, village walk at Village Seonk of Chandigarh. This initiative is aimed at improving the livelihood and living standards of the residents of the villages particularly of women and children.

Prem Garg is appointed Chandigarh AAP unit convener, Meena Sharma C0-convener

CHANDIGARH: Aam Aadmi Party on tuesday announced the office bearers for it Chandigarh (UT) state unit. In a press release issued by party, Chandigarh observer and Member National executive Harjot Singh Bains said that the appointments are done on the basis of work done by the voluteers to uplift the party in the past years. He said that party will now start perparing for general elections due in 2019 and reach the grassroot level workers to engage them for the purpose.

Chandigarh welcomes ‘crazy town’ a new hub for fun, food and thrill

CHANDIGARH: A new fun and gaming zone named Crazy Town opened in Chandigarh on Sunday. This gaming zone a new edition and first of its kind in Tri-city. Located in Sector 7, Chandigarh it offers a wide range of games and fun activities for kids, Teenagers, and Moms. A perfect hub for a sweet family time and an escape from all the hustle and Bustle.

Orane holds Grand Convocation at Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)-Approved Training Partner Orane held a Grand Convocation at Chandigarh on Friday for conferring Diplomas and Certificates to 600 students who had recently completed training at the Orane Institute of Beauty and Wellness network.

Energy Conservation Day celebrated at Manimajra and Sector 35, Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: As a part of celebration of world Energy Conservation day special workshops were organized at Manimajra and Sector 35, Chandigarh by Regional Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (RCED incollaboration with Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA), Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India.

Energy Conservation Day celebrated in Chandigarh

As a part of celebration of world Energy Conservation day special workshops were organized at Manimajra and Sector 35, Chandigarh by Regional Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (RCED incollaboration with Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA), Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India. 

Capt Bana Singh PVC other war veterans inspire students with engaging narratives

CHANDIGARH: War veterans, including Captain Bana Singh PVC, on Friday shared their inspiring experiences of the battlefield with students to motivate them to join the Indian Army.

National Lok Adalat orders to attack property of RKM Housing Sherwood Society to refund money to investor

CHANDIGARH: The National Lok Aadalat has imposed a fine of Rs.3 lakhs and pay interest of 9 percent on the payment of Rs.18.96 lakhs made by an investor to the Sherwood Officers Society and RKM Housing Limited based in Mohali. The court also ordere3d to attach the property of society to refund the amount.

Paramotor displays military bands, adds festive colour to Military Literature festival

CHANDIGARH: A blast of festive colour and music was added on Tuesday to the City Beautiful by Paramotors displaying their skills and Military Bands entertained people in the run-up to the Military Literature Festival (MLF) scheduled to be held here from December 7 to 9.