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Diwali celebrated across Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh

Diwali celebrated across Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh

Diwali, the festival of lights, was celebrated across Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh Wednesday with fervour and enthusiasm.

Nov 07, 2018, 23:37 PM IST
Man arrested for raping minor in Chandigarh

Man arrested for raping minor in Chandigarh

A man was arrested here for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl in a slum area in the city, police said on Wednesday. 

Oct 24, 2018, 23:45 PM IST
Sikh women exempted from wearing helmets while riding two-wheeler: Home Ministry

Sikh women exempted from wearing helmets while riding two-wheeler: Home Ministry

The Ministry of Home Affairs on Thursday exempted Sikh women who are driving two-wheelers from wearing helmets. 

Oct 11, 2018, 19:35 PM IST
Woman injured in acid attack in Haryana

Woman injured in acid attack in Haryana

Police said the investigation is on and the accused would be nabbed soon.

Oct 05, 2018, 00:54 AM IST
Haryana: 22-year-old woman raped by 40 men, held captive for four days

Haryana: 22-year-old woman raped by 40 men, held captive for four days

The woman alleged that the accused took turns to rape her and one of the men was her husband's friend.

Jul 20, 2018, 16:33 PM IST
'Overhauled' Tejas Express to run between New Delhi-Chandigarh; know about its key features

'Overhauled' Tejas Express to run between New Delhi-Chandigarh; know about its key features

Equipped with CCTV cameras besides smoke and fire detection system, the 19-coach Tejas train has bio- vacuum toilets and GPS-based passenger information display system.

Jul 19, 2018, 19:51 PM IST

Haryana rains: Roof of house collapses in Sirsa, 2 children killed

A four-year-old girl and a two-year-old boy were killed when the roof of their house collapsed due to heavy rain in Dabwali in Haryana's Sirsa district, police said today.

Jul 04, 2018, 11:19 AM IST
Mother stabs son with dagger while bathing him in Punjab

Mother stabs son with dagger while bathing him in Punjab

The boy suffered injuries in chest and abdomen and died on the spot.

Jul 02, 2018, 09:57 AM IST
Punjab's roadways staff on strike, passengers affected

Punjab's roadways staff on strike, passengers affected

Nearly 1,500 buses went off the roads as over 3,000 contractual employees joined the strike.

Jun 25, 2018, 13:41 PM IST
4th International Yoga Day:Union minister Smriti Irani ,Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar perform asanas

4th International Yoga Day:Union minister Smriti Irani ,Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar perform asanas

Union Textile Minister Irani performed asanas along with around 4,000 enthusiasts at the event. Chandigarh MP Kirron Kher and Chandigarh unit BJP chief Sanjay Tandon were also present.

Jun 21, 2018, 10:23 AM IST
Chandigarh bans private coaching classes during school hours

Chandigarh bans private coaching classes during school hours

"It has also come to the notice that the teachers of several government schools and private schools are hand in glove," Joshi pointed out.
 

Jun 19, 2018, 14:05 PM IST
Rain brings relief to Punjab, Chandigarh

Rain brings relief to Punjab, Chandigarh

Chandigarh and its surrounding areas were lashed by rain since Saturday evening.
 

Jun 17, 2018, 13:27 PM IST
Air connectivity restored in Chandigarh

Air connectivity restored in Chandigarh

In the past two days, Chandigarh and surrounding areas witnessed a dusty weather throughout the day with poor visibility.
 

Jun 16, 2018, 11:21 AM IST
Dust haze hangs over Punjab, Haryana; flight operations hit again

Dust haze hangs over Punjab, Haryana; flight operations hit again

The weather department said that a ground-level dust storm in Rajasthan, with the wind-speed up to 40 kmph, had led to a spike in the levels of coarse particles in the air in most parts of Haryana and Punjab including Chandigarh.

Jun 15, 2018, 12:48 PM IST
Hiccups galore as Shimla heli-taxi service takes off

Hiccups galore as Shimla heli-taxi service takes off

The government has started the heli-taxi service between Shimla and Chandigarh, which the locals and tourists have been demanding for long.

Jun 07, 2018, 13:50 PM IST
For quick probe into crimes against women, Govt to set up advanced forensic labs in five cities

For quick probe into crimes against women, Govt to set up advanced forensic labs in five cities

The government plans to set up highly advanced forensic laboratories in five more cities - Mumbai, Chennai, Guwahati, Pune and Bhopal - in the next three months.

Jun 01, 2018, 21:16 PM IST
Chandigarh shocker: Woman teacher arrested for allegedly sexually abusing 14-year-old boy

Chandigarh shocker: Woman teacher arrested for allegedly sexually abusing 14-year-old boy

The 34-year-old woman is a government school science teacher in Chandigarh.

May 24, 2018, 23:18 PM IST
Swachh Survekshan 2018: Indore is India's cleanest city, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh

Swachh Survekshan 2018: Indore is India's cleanest city, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh

Jharkhand has been adjudged the best-performing state in the survey followed by Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh in the government's cleanliness survey.

May 16, 2018, 20:19 PM IST
Chandigarh airport to remain shut from today till May 31

Chandigarh airport to remain shut from today till May 31

The Chandigarh International Airport was closed for all air traffic on Saturday until May 31 to carry out runway expansion and repairs, officials said. "No civil and military flights will operate from Chandigarh from May 12 to May 31," a Chandigarh International Airport Ltd (Chial) spokesman said.

May 12, 2018, 11:40 AM IST
Youth shot dead in Haryana, family alleges elder brother killed by same miscreants months ago

Youth shot dead in Haryana, family alleges elder brother killed by same miscreants months ago

The family of the deceased said that the same people had killed his elder brother a few months ago.

Mar 24, 2018, 09:40 AM IST

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