Chandigarh

FDA to prohibit sale of Ghee containing added matter not exclusively derived from milk fat

CHANDIGARH:Vanaspati containing ghee or any other added substance also to be prohibited-KS Pannu.....The Commissionerate of Food and Drugs Administration Punjab has issued a public notice informing that the manufacture/sale/distribution of ghee containing any added matter not exclusively derived from milk fat and vanaspati to which ghee or any other substance has been added is to be prohibited in Punjab.

Special Mass Screening Camps Organize in Govt. Hospitals to Observe World Diabetes Day

CHANDIGARH:To observe ‘World Diabetes Day’, the Health & Family Welfare Department has organized the Special Mass Screening Camps across the State.

PUTIA-PUCA-Poly Association urged the Board not to shift Exam Centres

MOHALI:Students of around 70 polytechnic colleges have been affected by the Board decision ....A meeting of Punjab Unaided Technical Institutions Association (PUTIA), Punjab Unaided Colleges Association (PUCA) and Polytechnic Association was held today in Chandigarh.

Conspiracy, vested interests behind low footfall at Kartarpur Corridor

CHANDIGARH:An obnoxious effort is currently underway to negate and nullify the very concept, purpose and viability of the Kartarpur Corridor, with entrenched elements in the Government of India, deliberately sabotaging the venture and doing everything to suppress the footfall of Sikh Sangat, senior Punjab politician and former Deputy Speaker of Punjab Assembly, Bir Devinder Singh, said today.

Chandigarh National Crafts MelA

CHANDIGARH—11 the edition of Chandigarh National Crafts Mela will start from November 15 to 24 at Kalagram, Chandigarh. The event is being organized by North Zone Cultural Centre (NZCC), Patiala (Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India) and U.T. Administration, Chandigarh.

Members of PSSSB hold maiden meeting

CHANDIGARH:Allocate departments to 404 steno typists....The recently appointed members of the Punjab Subordinate Service Selection Board (PSSSB) held the first meeting under the Chairmanship of Mr. Raman Behl in the board conference room on Wednesday.
The meeting proved to be extremely constructive as the fate of over four hundred candidates held in bay for nearly five years, was decided. The members unanimously decided to allot departments to the candidates shortlisted in the test for steno typists held in April 2016, informed  Raman Behl, Chairman Punjab Subordinate Service Selection Board.

Members of PSSSB hold maiden meeting

CHANDIGARH:Allocate departments to 404 steno typists....The recently appointed members of the Punjab Subordinate Service Selection Board (PSSSB) held the first meeting under the Chairmanship of Mr. Raman Behl in the board conference room on Wednesday.
The meeting proved to be extremely constructive as the fate of over four hundred candidates held in bay for nearly five years, was decided. The members unanimously decided to allot departments to the candidates shortlisted in the test for steno typists held in April 2016, informed  Raman Behl, Chairman Punjab Subordinate Service Selection Board.

Russians delegation led bt former deputy prime minister evinces inetrest to make investments in punjab

CHANDIGARH:Invest punjab extends invitation for progressive investors summit to be held on 5th and 6 th december
.....In a bid to woo investments from Russian companies, the Punjab Government has extended invitation to former Deputy Prime Minister and incumbent Chairman of Russian State Development Corporation Igor Shuvalov for participation of the Russian delegation to the Progressive Punjab Investors Summit 2019. The Summit would be held on 5th and ‪6th ‪December in Indian School of Business (ISB), Mohali.

Chandigarh Air quality going down after Dussehra& Diwali as reported by CPCC

CHANDIGARH: In today’s time, air pollution is a severe threat for the entire world but if we talk about one of the most infested countries then India is on the top of the list. There are a few cities in India that are badly wedged by the toxic air which are resulting in the influx of life threatening diseases such as asthma, cancer and many more menaces to name.

IAF employees in Chandigarh forced to live in dilapidated houses

CHANDIGARH: Hundreds of airmen residential accommodation for 3 BRD and 12 Wing in Sector 31 and 47 those are posted in Chandigarh one could describe as an “accident waiting to happen.”  Families are residing in dingy and badly maintained houses. Appearance of these, shows that these can give way at any time for big mishap.  The lowest ranked personnel form the majority of air force and widespread dissatisfaction is found among them. The authority has been aware of the need to provide quality housing for the air force personnel for decades.

300 schemes of HP included under 'Har Ghar Mein Nal Se Jal' project: Mahender Singh

SHIMLA:The Jan Manch was held in five districts of the state including Hamirpur, Shimla, Mandi, Una and Bilaspur on Sunday in which more than 620 demands and complaints were presented and most of them were settled on the spot.

Rana kp singh urges jal shakti minister to construct dams on swan,sirsa & mindhawan rivulets

Union Minister assures Speaker to consider his proposal on priority
CHANDIGARH:Punjab Vidhan Sabha Speaker Rana KP Singh on Thursday late evening met the Jal Shakti Minister Mr. Gajendra Singh Shekhawat at his office in New Delhi and urged the Union Minister to construct dams on Swan, Sirsa and Mindhawan rivulets, which had caused huge damage to the lives and properties of inhabitants of Roopnagar district and other parts of the state during recent monsoon season.

cabinet gives nod to constitute punjab csr advisory board under cm, csr authority under cs

CHANDIGARH:In a bid to streamline various CSR activities and to create a neutral platform involving all the stakeholders, the Punjab Cabinet on Friday approved the constitution of Punjab Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Advisory Board under the Chairmanship of the Chief Minister, as well as a CSR Authority under the Chief Secretary.

One-month Single Use Plastic campaign concludes.

CHANDIGARH:In a bid to sensitize people with the dangerous implications of the use of Single Use Plastic on the environment, a Halloween Rally on the theme of 'The Harrows of Plastic' was organised jointly by the Public Relations Department, Environment Department and the Government College of Arts. The rally was a part of the plastic-ka-time-up campaign.Mr. Debendra Dalai, IFS, Chief Conservator of Forest flagged off the rally that moved from Lake Club Chandigarh towards Sukhna Lake.

E-auction of properties from November 1

CHANDIGARH:Continuing the practice of conducting e-auction of properties every month, PUDA and other special development authorities (GMADA, PDA, GLADA, ADA, JDA & BDA) will put up various properties situated across the state on e-auction starting from 9.00 AM on November 1, 2019.

SMAAASH to host Pre-Winter Bowling Tournament 2019

CHANDIGARH(Kulbir Singh Kalsi):At a press conference in Chandigarh Elante Mall, SMAAASH announced the Pre-Winter Bowling Tournament from 01st November to 29th November 2019 at SMAAASH Centers in Ludhiana, Chandigarh, Amritsar, Jalandhar, Jamshedpur and Raipur for 3 categories - Kids below 16 years, Women and Open. There will be 3 champions in each category and there will be the everyday prize in each category & lucky draw worth of 1 Lakh.

Hooda, Vohra get interim bail in AJL land allotment case

PANCHKULA:The local Enforcement Directorate Special Court on Wednesday granted interim bail to former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and Congress leader Moti Lal Vora in the case involving Associated Journals Ltd (AJL), the publisher of National Herald newspaper.

Chandigarh University gets UGC nod to start Distance and Online Education

CHANDIGARH:After making a mark in regular and professional education, ChandigarhUniversity Gharuan has got the nod from University Grants Commission (UGC-Distance Education Council) to start its distance programs from the session January 2020. This was announced by Vice-Chancellor, Chandigarh University, Dr. R.S.Bawa. While giving details about the new development, Dr. Bawa said, “Chandigarh University will start its admissions in distance & online education programs from January 2020 and in its first phase would offer 10 programs which includes BBA, MBA, BCA, MCA, BA, MA English, MA Phycology, B.Sc Travel & Tourism, B.Com & M.Com”

Hockey Patiala and CRPF win in Gurmit Hockey

CHANDIGARH: XI, Hockey Patiala and Central Reserve Police Force recorded victories in the 48th S.N. Vohra’s All India Gurmit Memorial Hockey Tournament at the Sector 42 Hockey Stadium here today.

65,754 Priority Households registered under Antodya Anna Yojna in UT

CHANDIGARH: Up to October, 2019, a total of 65,754 Priority Households (PH) having 2,84,319 units and 165 Antodya Anna Yojna (AAY) Households having 705 units are registered and availing benefits of food subsidy under the scheme in Chandigarh. The DBT Scheme for food grains has been implemented in September, 2015 and city became the first among UT/State to implement the scheme in the country. Subsidy amount for October has been released to the registered households.

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