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Tonnes of wheat rotting in rain in Haryana

CHANDIGARH: Several thousand tonnes of wheat has been lying unattended in food corporation godowns in Haryana, with the grain turning black with mildew after getting soaked in the rain, officials said on Tuesday.

Three 800 MW thermal units at Ropar , decision pending with government

CHANDIGARH: Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has forwarded   the proposal to construct three 800 MW super critical units at Ropar in the first phase in state sector to Punjab Government in December 2018  and the same  is pending with the government .

Tarun Chugh meets Thawar Chand Gehlot, slams Congress govt. for playing with future of SC students

CHANDIGARH: The BJP today alleged that Capt Amarinder Singh-led Congress government in Punjab was playing with the future of SC students as it was reluctant to send Audit Report of the fund received for Post Matric Scholarship to the Union Government.

Implementation of policy for regularization of unauthorized colonies reviewed: Sarkaria

CHANDIGARH:  Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria, Housing & Urban Development Minister has presided over a meeting on Tuesday with the association of colonizers to review the implementation of the policy formulated to regularize the unauthorized colonies, plots and buildings in the State at PUDA Bhawan, Mohai. The meeting was held in the backdrop of discussion held a few days back with the Association where the colonizers had raised some issues causing hindrance to those interested in applying for regularization.

Punjab Police busts major drug racket habit forming drugs: Gurpreet Deo

CHANDIGARH: Tightening the noose further on the drugs and smugglers, Punjab Police and Special Task Force (STF) have busted an illegal drug racket of Tramadol tablets and other habit forming drugs operating pan Punjab and has been able to recover consignment of 10,67,800 tablets from the accused chemist.

Jal Shakti Avhiyan scheme to conserve water launched in Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: Jal Shakti Abhiyan, a flagship scheme of Government of India to conserve water, has been launched in Chandigarh. As a part of the scheme Eco-club Day was celebrated in 114 government and private schools of Chandigarh here on Monday. The theme of the celebration was water conservation and tree plantation. More than 20,000 students from all schools took part in various activities.

Captain govt’s ‘Ghar-Ghar’ job rant was a mere ploy to grab power: Bhagwant Mann

CHANDIGARH: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) state chief and Member of Parliament (MP), Bhagwant Mann has flayed the Captain-led Congress government in the state for being insensitive to the youth, stating that a large number jobless young boys and girls were driven to drugs it had failed to live up to its poll promise on providing jobs in every household.

If Sidhu doesn't want to do his job, there is nothing I can do about it: Punjab CM

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday said if Navjot Sidhu did not want to do his job, there was nothing he could do about it.

CME on sleep related problems held

CHANDIGARH: As many as 25 doctors and specialists attended a CME on sleep related problems at Ojas Hospital, Panchkula today. The CME was organized to discuss sleep related diseases besides helping other specialists to recognize these problem in patients with common tests such as sleep study and general health checkup.

Sidhu sends resignation to CM Amarinder

CHANDIGARH:  Ending suspense, Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday said he sent his resignation to Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.

Kalyani, Sunil Ahuja win Chandigarh Ranking TT titles

CHANDIGARH: Reigning state champions Kalyani of  PAG (Audit) Haryana Sector 33 Chandigarh and Sunil Ahuja of  PAG (A& E) Punjab Sector 17 Chandigarh won the women and men singles titles by defeating Pelf of Learning Path School and Rishabh of Chandigarh respectively, both in a well contested final with set score 4-2 in the  first Chandigarh State Ranking Table Tennis Tournament at the  Government School  Table Tennis Hall in Sector 50 here today.

CBI filed closure report in sacrilege cases under SAD, BJP pressure with an eye on Haryana elections: Khaira

CHANDIGARH: Sukhpal Singh Khaira Bholath MLA and President of Punjab Ekta Party(PEP) today alleged that Central Bureau Investigation(CBI) has filed closure report in the Mohali CBI court in two cases of sacrilege registered against dera sacha sauda followers under pressure from BJP and Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD).

Punjab Govt offers Rs 10 cr for Chanalon industrial focal point

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab government has offered Rs 10 crores for the drainage and repairing of roads in the Chanalon industrial focal point located near Kurali in the Kharar assembly segment.

Capt Amarinder appreciates Pak decision to remove permit for passage through Kartarpur corridor

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has welcomed Pakistan’s decision to remove the requirement of separate permit system to allow pilgrims to travel through the historic Kartarpur Corridor, as had been demanded by him, but requested waiver of passport also to facilitate devotees from the rural areas of the state.

Two Punjab ministers ridicule Sidhu's resignation drama, calls for decorum

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Cabinet Ministers Brahm Mohindra and Charanjit Singh Channi have ridiculed Navjot Sidhu’s resignation drama, and urged him to show more dignity and decorum in his actions.

Sukhbir Badal should stop shedding crocodile tears over CBI closure report: Randhawa

CHANDIGARH: The Cabinet Minister, Punjab, and senior Congress leader S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa and MLAs has lambasted the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal for shedding crocodile tears over the issue of CBI filing the closure report in the Mohali court in connection with the Bargari sacrilege case against three followers of Dera Sacha Said in the aftermath of the killing of dera follower Mohinderpal Bittu.

2306 cases disposed off by Chandigarh judicial officers

CHANDIGARH: A total of 2306 cases were disposed off by the benches of serving judicial officers constituted in New District Courts Complex, Sector 43, Chandigarh which include 102 Criminal Compoundable cases.

Will mainstream media see Vigo's Rida Javed as the next breakthrough female comedian?

CHANDIGARH: Slice-of-life observations and relatability looks like the new formula for garnering views on the digital scene and Vigo Video’s(Social Media App) Rida Javed seems to have cracked it. Raking in millions of views every month, Rida is one of the most popular creators on Vigo and has audiences eagerly awaiting her next upload. Based in Chandigarh, Rida makes short, clean-comedy skits with her brothers Naeem Javed and Samir Javed. These videos are often relatable and much of them are based on observations.

Navjot Sidhu resigned from Punjab cabinet, resignations sent to Rahul Gandhi

CHANDIGARH: Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has resigned from the Capt Amarinder Singh cabinet in protest against change in his portfolio. Navjot Sidhu has gave this information in his tweet claiming that he had sent his resignation to AICC president on June 10 last.

Punjab CM's wife Preneet Kaur faints at cleanup drive

CHANDIGARH: Patiala MP and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's wife, Preneet Kaur, fainted at a plastic cleanup campaign in her constituency on Saturday, officials said.


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