The son of late Nek Chand, creator of the Chandigarh's iconic 'Rock Garden', today alleged that a Prime Minister's security official asked him to leave the venue before PM Narendra Modi joined French President Francois Hollande for a tour of the popular tourist place.
Ahead of the proposed high-profile visit of French President Francois Hollande to the city on January 24, heritage furniture, including 15 chairs designed by French architect Le Corbusier, was stolen from the Chandigarh College of Arts in Chandigarh.
Six labourers were killed after a two-storey liquor store collapsed today in Chandigarh's Transport Nagar locality, police said, the latest deadly accident to highlight shoddy construction standards in the country.
Taxi aggregator Ola today launched auto-rickshaws on its app here and after registering 75,000 autos on its platform across seven cities, the company intends to add two more cities by the end of this year.
Taking cognisance of the killing of a man belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC) community at Abohar, Punjab State Commission for Scheduled Castes today summoned Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) Crime, and also asked the state government to transfer the case to a fast-track court.