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Iconic Rock Garden creator Nek Chand cremated with full state honours

The mortal remains of Nek Chand, the creator of the iconic Rock Garden of Chandigarh, were consigned to flames with full state honours on Saturday evening. People from all walks of life thronged......

Nek Chand, creator of Chandigarh's famed Rock Garden, dead

Nek Chand, the creator of the iconic Rock Garden who has amazed people for decades with his unique sculptures made from waste, died at a hospital on Friday following cardiac arrest. The......

Martyrs Day hoardings use photos of US army, not Indian soldiers

The hoarding to commemorate martyrs day have been put up across Chandigarh In a faux pas, photographs of American soldiers were put up in hoardings erected by the city's civic authority in......

IAF AN-32 crash lands at Chandigarh airport

An Indian Air Force AN-32 transport aircraft with 11 people on board crash landed on Saturday night at Chandigarh airport, but all on board are safe.The plane on a flight from Bhatinda also caught......

IAF calls in the 'big boys' for Kashmir flood rescue

A Korean couple and a retired Army Major General were among 310 people rescued by Chandigarh-based 12 Wing of the Indian Air Force, which has been conducting non-stop sorties during the past three......

India among top 10 FDI destinations in 2014

Image: School children holding tri-coloured balloons take part in the Republic Day celebrations in Chandigarh. Photograph: Ajay Verma/Reuters India was 15th on the list in 2013. India moved up......

Chandigarh happiest city in India, Guwahati least: Survey

People of Chandigarh are the happiest in the country while those of Guwahati are least happy, a survey said. The survey conducted by South Korean electronics firm LG showed, among the metros,......

VIP number for scooter? Rs 8.01 lakh only!

A Chandigarh-based businessman spent a whooping Rs 801,000 on a VIP number for a scooter he gifted his son on his wedding. Kanwaljit Singh Walia made the highest bid in an open auction conducted by......

Chandigarh may be the first Indian smart city

Several countries like Japan, Germany, Sweden, Singapore, Israel, UK, US, Hong Kong and the Netherlands besides MNCs have shown interest in building smart cities in India. Chandigarh could be the......

Bureaucrats to boardrooms: Murthy on India's remarkable journey

Image: Students wave national flags in Chandigarh. Photograph: Ajay Verma/Reuters India has made a remarkable journey from a top-down system of economic decision-making to one that unleashed our......

PIX: Stars bid Mahabharat actor Dharmesh Tiwari goodbye

The veteran actor passed away on August 6 in Chandigarh.Actor Dharmesh Tiwari, who played Kripacharya in BR Chopra's Mahabharat, was cremated in Mumbai on August 7.Several of his actor friends......

Movies and glamour in Chandigarh

Aseem Chhabra attends an unusual medley of movies and literature in Chandigarh. Last fortnight, as thousands of people -- including Robert De Niro -- gathered in Goa for the Think2013 event......

'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag does not cover every aspect of my life'

A special screening of Bhaag Milkha Bhaag was held for army men on Thursday in Chandigarh. The team behind the film -- actors Farhan Akhtar, Sonam Kapoor and Divya......

IPL spot-fixing: Court to hear arguments on charges from Dec 8

Shantakumaran Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila, Ankeet Chavan. Photograph: BCCI A Delhi court on Friday fixed December 8 for commencement of arguments on framing of charges in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing......

'Major Dhyan Chand was one of the finest sportsmen from India'

Legendary athlete Milkha Singh expressed delight at the Home Ministry recommending the late Major Dhyan Chand for the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award. Speaking from Chandigarh,......

Hotel CCTV footage shows Sreesanth, Chavan meeting bookie

The CCTV footage of a five-star hotel in Chandigarh on May 9, when Rajasthan Royals beat Kings XI Punjab in a IPL T20 match, shows disgraced players S Sreesanth and Ankeet Chavan virtually awake......

Spot-fixing probe: Delhi Police seeks CCTV footage

Delhi Police has asked hotels in Mumbai, Chandigarh, Kolkata and Hyderabad to provide CCTV footage to scan meetings of the three arrested cricketers with bookies in connection with the IPL......

Rain delays start of India-NZ Davis Cup tie

Early morning heavy showers delayed the start of the Davis Cup tie between India and New Zealand in Chandigarh on Friday. Efforts are being made to dry the courts with the sun shining bright now.......
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Rs43.86cr sanctioned for construction of Panjokhra-Ghaggar link drain, other projects

a Health Minister Anil Vij on Friday said that to save Ambala cantonment and nearby areas from floods, more than Rs43.86 crore have been sanctioned... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/chandigarh/rs4386cr-sanctioned-for-construction-of-panjokhra-ghaggar-link-drain-other-projects.html
Punjab Govt fighting a war on drug menace

Saturday, 04 July 2015 | PNS | Amritsar | in Chandigarh Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday said that the State was fighting a... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/chandigarh/cm-punjab-govt-fighting-a-war-on-drug-menace.html
BJP national secy hails setting up of online national agriculture market

BJP national secy hails setting up of online national agriculture market Saturday, 04 July 2015 | PNS | Chandigarh | in Chandigarh BJP... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/chandigarh/bjp-national-secy-hails-setting-up--of-online-national-agriculture-market.html
Well finally make ends meet now

Families of firemen at fire station in Sector 17, Chandigarh, on Friday. (Source: Express photo Sahil Walia) It has been seven years since his... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/chandigarh/damages-for-kin-of-firemen-killed-on-duty-well-finally-make-ends-meet-now/
High Court directs UT Administration to work out modalities to challan cyclists jumping traffic lights

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has granted two weeks time to the Chandigarh Administration to work out the modalities for slapping of challans... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/chandigarh/high-court-directs-ut-administration-to-work-out-modalities-to-challan-cyclists-jumping-traffic-lights/

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