Chandigarh News

Watch: Rain, Hailstorm Hit Parts Of Punjab, Haryana

Watch: Rain, Hailstorm Hit Parts Of Punjab, Haryana

NDTV Newsdesk | Monday February 19, 2024

The weather in Chandigarh and other parts of Punjab and Haryana turned gusty this evening after heavy rain and hailstorm hit the region.

Water Cannon Used Against Congress' Student Wing Protesting In Chandigarh

Water Cannon Used Against Congress' Student Wing Protesting In Chandigarh

Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 07, 2024, Chandigarh

Police on Wednesday used a water cannon and resorted to lathi-charge to disperse members of the Congress' student wing NSUI marching towards the BJP office to protest against the alleged rigging of the recent Chandigarh mayoral polls.

"Black Day For Democracy": Bhagwant Mann After Chandigarh Key Poll Defeat

"Black Day For Democracy": Bhagwant Mann After Chandigarh Key Poll Defeat

Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 30, 2024, Chandigarh

Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday alleged "cheating" in the Chandigarh mayoral polls and said the day will be remembered as Black Day for country's democracy.

INDIA Bloc Takes On BJP In First Poll Fight Since Nitish Kumar Blow

INDIA Bloc Takes On BJP In First Poll Fight Since Nitish Kumar Blow

Reported by Mohammed Ghazali, Edited by Samiran Mishra | Tuesday January 30, 2024, Chandigarh

The Chandigarh mayoral election will take place today, pitting the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) against an alliance of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Congress.

In Punjab, Several AAP, Congress Workers Join BJP Ahead Of Lok Sabha Polls

In Punjab, Several AAP, Congress Workers Join BJP Ahead Of Lok Sabha Polls

Asian News International | Friday January 19, 2024, Chandigarh

In a setback to INDIA bloc, several Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Admi Party and Congress workers joined the Bharatiya Janata Party in Chandigarh on Thursday ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Raghav Chadha's "Gully Cricket" Swipe At BJP Over Chandigarh Mayor Polls

Raghav Chadha's "Gully Cricket" Swipe At BJP Over Chandigarh Mayor Polls

Reported by Mohammed Ghazali, Edited by Saikat Kumar Bose | Thursday January 18, 2024, Chandigarh

Amid the political face-off in Chandigarh over mayoral polls, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Raghav Chadha today accused BJP of trying to postpone the election because it is scared of "INDIA's triumph".

Chandigarh Mayoral Polls: Massive Fight Between Congress-AAP, BJP Workers

Chandigarh Mayoral Polls: Massive Fight Between Congress-AAP, BJP Workers

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 17, 2024, Chandigarh

A big fight broke out between the BJP and Congress-AAP workers at the municipal corporation office in Chandigarh on Tuesday ahead of the Chandigarh mayoral polls.

Chandigarh Withdraws Order To Cap Sale Of Fuel As Truckers' Strike Ends

Chandigarh Withdraws Order To Cap Sale Of Fuel As Truckers' Strike Ends

Reported by Mohammed Ghazali, Edited by Pushkar Tiwari | Wednesday January 03, 2024, Chandigarh

As the truckers called off their strike against stricter punishments in the new law on hit-and-run cases, Chandigarh on Wednesday withdrew the order on restriction on the sale of petrol and diesel.

Join Party Programmes Instead Of Setting Up "Own Stage": Partap Bajwa To Navjot Sidhu

Join Party Programmes Instead Of Setting Up "Own Stage": Partap Bajwa To Navjot Sidhu

Press Trust of India | Thursday December 21, 2023, Chandigarh

Infighting in the Punjab Congress has come to the fore with senior party leader Partap Singh Bajwa asking former state unit chief Navjot Singh Sidhu to join the party's programmes instead of setting up his "own stage".

Video: In Punjab Horror, Roof Collapses On Woman, Child Walking In Street

Video: In Punjab Horror, Roof Collapses On Woman, Child Walking In Street

Edited by Abhimanyu Kulkarni | Thursday December 07, 2023, Chandigarh

Three people were injured when a portion of a house fell on them in Chandigarh's Manimajra. The harrowing accident occurred when the old house was being demolished, and was captured on CCTV.

Chandigarh Custom Seizes Gold Biscuit, Sheets Worth Rs 67.71 Lakh

Chandigarh Custom Seizes Gold Biscuit, Sheets Worth Rs 67.71 Lakh

Asian News International | Tuesday November 21, 2023, Chandigarh (Punjab)

The Chandigarh customs officials on Monday recovered one gold biscuit and five gold sheets worth Rs 67.71 lakh from Chandigarh, officials said.

Chandigarh Auto Driver Offers Free Rides If India Wins Cricket World Cup

Chandigarh Auto Driver Offers Free Rides If India Wins Cricket World Cup

Asian News International | Sunday November 19, 2023,

Chandigarh (India)

An auto driver in Chandigarh vowed to offer free rides to people for five days if India wins the World Cup knockout 2023.

Haryana Says It Has Taken Stringent Measures Against Stubble Burning

Haryana Says It Has Taken Stringent Measures Against Stubble Burning

Press Trust of India | Thursday November 09, 2023, Chandigarh

The Haryana government has taken stringent measures against stubble burning, issuing 1,256 challans against the offenders, imposing more than Rs 32 lakh in fines and filing 72 FIRs, Chief Secretary Sanjeev Kaushal said on Wednesday.

Over 50 Haryana Schoolgirls Accuse Principal Of Sexual Harassment, Case Filed

Over 50 Haryana Schoolgirls Accuse Principal Of Sexual Harassment, Case Filed

Press Trust of India | Saturday November 04, 2023, Chandigarh

Over 50 female students of a government school in Jind district have accused their principal of sexual harassment, the Haryana State Commission for Women said on Friday as it pulled up the police for their lackadaisical approach to the complaints.

Haryana Minister Asks Top Cop To Suspend 372 Cops Over Pending FIRs

Haryana Minister Asks Top Cop To Suspend 372 Cops Over Pending FIRs

Asian News International | Tuesday October 24, 2023, Chandigarh

Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij on Monday asked the Director General of Police to suspend 372 Investigating Officers (IOs) across the state with immediate effect for allegedly not taking appropriate action on FIRs pending for over a year.