PGI Chandigarh gets 100 pc increase in Covid cases past 10 days

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 26 With the mask down and mobility up, the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGI) here has witnessed 100 per cent increase…

CU to host national men & women Wushu Championship

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 25 Chandigarh University Gharuan will host the 29th Edition of Senior National Men & Women Wushu Championship from 26th February 2021 to 2nd March…

Punjab implements 301 reforms, reducing 300 compliances

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 25 Chief Secretary reviews progress, bats for ‘ease of doing business’ for industry and trade, ‘ease of living’ for people in the state. Adding…

Physical fitness test on March 2 for post of Assistant Superintendent

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 25 Subordinate Services Selection Board Punjab would conduct a physical fitness test for 48 posts of Assistant Superintendent on Tuesday 02 March 2021 at…

Best Research Paper Award for UIPS faculty

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 25 Dr Bhupinder Singh Bhoop, Professor at the University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (UIPS), and Coordinator, UGC Centre of Excellence in Nano Biomedical Applications,…

PSCST organises webinar on ‘Innovation Interventions for Climate Resilience’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 25 The Punjab State Council for Science & Technology organised a webinar on ‘Innovative interventions for climate Resilience’ in collaboration with Deputy British High…

170 vehicles to pick up door to door garbage from March 1

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 25 The municipal corporation will start lifting the door-to-door segmentation of the residential areas of sectors 56 through 61, 63 and 63 from 170…

Haryana Govt to celebrate 644th birth anniversary of Guru Ravidas

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 24 Haryana Government has decided to celebrate the 644th birth anniversary of  Guru Ravidas all over the State with great enthusiasm. A State-level programme…

Rupnagar tops country in effective implementation of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojna: Sonali Giri

The Fact News Service Chandigarh/Rupnagar, February 24 Rupnagar district has won laurels for the of state Punjab by notching the first position in the country in the effective implementation of…

15 days refresher course commenced in PU

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 24 Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC) in collaboration with University Business School, Panjab University, Chandigarh organized 15 days refresher course in Commerce and Management…

Punjab CM announces Open-Ended Mini Bus Permit Policy for rural youth

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 24 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday announced an ‘Open-Ended Mini Bus Permit Policy’, with no deadline for rural youth to apply…

Chandigarh Smart City Limited: separate benches and tables for students

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 24 On behalf of Chandigarh Smart City Limited, furniture of 110 rooms of 1st to 12th class will be changed in four government schools…

Zee Punjabi starts new trend of getting Hindi TV serial artists in Punjabi serials

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 24 Zee Punjabi has always been the trendsetter since its inception, from being the first Punjabi GEC channel to changing the en-route of Punjabi…

Chandigarh teachers’ numbers uploaded as CBSE helpline

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 24 Someone has uploaded the personal mobile numbers of teachers of Chandigarh on YouTube by stating the helpline numbers of CBSE. After this, teachers…

Chances of rain on Friday and Saturday in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 24 The weather in the city may take a turn once again. For the past one week, the city dwellers have started feeling the…

Dumping ground fire: After spilling a lot of water, fire still continues

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 24 The fire that broke out in the dumping ground at Daddumajra on Sunday afternoon was not extinguished till 11 pm on Tuesday. One…

Corona active cases go from 133 to 227 in 7 days, no night curfew

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 24 Corona cases are on the rise again across the country. This is the situation in Chandigarh. In the last 7 days, the number…

Haryana in a state of internal emergency, jail rules flouted: Harpal Singh Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 23 Raising its voice against the illegal arrest of social activist Nodeep Kaur by the Haryana Police, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) senior leader…

Thieves broke glass of car, stole sound system of parked car in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 23 A case of breaking the glass of a car parked outside the house and stealing the sound system and the speaker has come…

PGI gate directly from parking area near PU gate No.1

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 23 The planning of the underpass to be constructed directly from the parking area near Gate No. 1 of PU to the gate of…

‘Mahakal’ bhajan for Shivratri released by singer Mukesh Inayat

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 23 “Mahakal” bhajan by famous bhajan singer Mukesh Inayat for Shiv Devotees on Mahashivaratri festival presented. In which Baba Mahakal and Amarnath and other…

Stray dog bit 8 people Sector- 41, in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 23 In Sector-41, in the houses between house number-600 to 1000, a stray dog ​​bit 7 people. After this, a woman from village Butrela…

160 jawans in Chandigarh completed dose of corona vaccine

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 23 Cases of corona infection are once again on the rise in the city. The city’s health department has begun to worry about this.…

Day and night temperature rises due to western distrubance

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 23 The daytime temperature has reached around 28 degrees. The nights are not so cold anymore. Surendra pal, Director, Chandigarh Center, Meteorological Department, said…

Dumping ground fire: Smoke continues for third day

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 23 The fire that broke out on Sunday in a large part of the dumping ground of Daddumajra in the city has not been…

Review meeting on e-EPIC with EROs held

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 22 The office of Chief Electoral Officer, Punjab today held a review meeting on e-EPIC (electronic Electoral Photo Identity Card) programme with all Electoral…

Fire at Chandigarh garbage dumping ground, more than 50 fire tenders reached

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 22 The city’s garbage is being dumped daily at the dumping ground in Dadumajra. There was a sudden fire on this dumping ground on…

1,250 bicycles to run at 155 docking stations till April 27

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 22 By April 27, the city will have 1,250 bicycles at First Phase’s 155 docking stations. These will also include 225 bicycles running at…

5,000 unemployed youth should be given minibus permits

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 22 Mini Bus Operators Association Punjab has questioned the permits of new minibus operators being given to five thousand unemployed youth by the Punjab…

We are against the economic policies of the Central Govt: Harish Rawat

Niruktam Bijalwan Chandigarh, February 22 Arriving at the meeting of Pradesh Congress Observer at Punjab Bhawan, Chandigarh, Harish Rawat, in-charge of Punjab Congress affairs, said that he had reached to…

HCWs who not get vaccinated for COVID-19, bear own treatment & not eligible for quarantine leave

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 21 The Health Care Workers who do not get vaccinated to boost their immunity for COVID-19, despite being given repeated opportunities and in case…

Punjab CM is traitor for the people of Punjab: Harpal Singh Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 21 Reacting strongly to the statement made by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh regarding the ongoing farmers’ movement that the farmers’ should accept…

New president of Chandigarh Congress in front of Punjab & Chandigarh in-charge,

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 21 Chandigarh Pradesh Congress newly elected president Subhash Chawla took office today. On this occasion, an event was organized at the Congress Bhawan, Sector-35.…

Students of Punjab University from Feb 22 hostels come to nuclear medicine, medical physics and pharmacy

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 21 Students of Punjab University will be given permission to stay in hostels from 22 February. However, this permission has been given only in such…

27 thousand challan pending in Chandigarh, license not be suspended

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 21 If your overspeed invoice has reached home with the speed radar camera, then your license will not be suspended. A notification in this regard…

Health Workers to get five more days for vaccination

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 21 Health workers had time until the vaccine to be vaccinated to prevent corona. Their mop-up round will start from Monday, under which they…

Temperature in the city increases due to Western Disturbances

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 21 It was sunny today and the temperature was recorded around 20 degrees in the morning. The Meteorological Department had earlier told that due to…

Subhash Chawla appointed as new Chandigarh Congress

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 21 Newly appointed President of Chandigarh Pradesh Congress Subhash Chawla is taking his oath today. On this occasion, a big stage has been built in…

Inter-Media Table Tennis Championship concludes in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 20 Thirty-two members across the publications participated in the Inter-Media Table Tennis Championship held at the club premises. The two-day championship was concluded on…

Basant Panchami celebrated at Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Jhanjeri

The Fact News Service Mohali, February 20, 2021 The festival of yellow colors was celebrated at the CGC Jhanjeri campus. Students wore yellow garments and did Saraswati Vandana in yellow…

ED files chargesheet against Chandigarh company, its directors in bank fraud case

New Delhi, February 20 A chargesheet has been filed against a Chandigarh-based company and its promoters who allegedly cheated a consortium of banks led by the Punjab National Bank (PNB),…

SAD demands CM resign for failing to waive off farmer loans

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 20 The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today demanded chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh resign for failing to waive off farmer loans following the suicide…

Punjab CM requests Centre to release pending GST compensation

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 20 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday requested the central government to release the pending amount of GST Compensation to the State,…

Punjabi singer M Chahal comes up with his new song ‘Rahe Rahe’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 20 M Chahal, a renowned Punjabi singer released his much-awaited track ‘Rahe Rahe’ which is creating a buzz among the audience. The song has…

Mahapanchayat convened today against agricultural laws in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 20 Today, a mahapanchayat has been convened in the city on behalf of the farmers regarding the agricultural laws. A large number of farmers have…

Protest of teachers in colleges including PU, demand to withdraw order

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 20 Teachers in Punjab University Campus and all the colleges in the city protested against the implementation of the recommendations of the Seventh Pay…

Day & night temperature rise in Chandigarh, cloud expected on Sunday and Monday

The Fact News Service Chnadigarh, February 20 The city has now got a mild cold in the morning and evening. Now the heat will start increasing in the coming days. Since morning,…

Largest merge in OPD: PGI reached 3000 from 12 thousand patients daily

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 20 In the era of Covid, he was not the only one who got coronated. He also faced trouble, who was struggling with…

Punjab CM leads Cabinet to thank people for peaceful civic polls & endorsement of govt policies

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday led the Council of Ministers in thanking the people of the state for the…

PGI Employees Union takes out candle march, burnt effigy of PGI admn

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19 The candle march was taken out today at Transport Chowk on PGI-Khudda Lahora Road today evening on behalf of PGI Employees Union…

Preparations for Nirankari Sant Samagam in full swing

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19, 2021   Maharashtra’s 54th Nirankari Sant Samagam will be conducted from February 26 to 28, (2021) in a virtual format under the divine presence…

UIPS outreach at Govt Model Senior School, Kaimbwala

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19 University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Panjab University, Chandigarh under the Chairmanship of Professor Indu Pal Kaur organized the second Out Reach Activity under…

Due to negligence of the government, Punjab is being pushed into an atmosphere of violence

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19 Expressing concern over the deteriorating law and order situation in Punjab, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) stated that ‘mafia rule’ was prevailing…

ECI embarks use of mobile technology to streamline electoral services

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19 The Election Commission of India (ECI) has undertaken various Information Communication Technology (ICT) initiatives with a view to streamline and simplify the electoral…

Health Minister flagged off 22 awareness vans under Sarbatt Health Insurance Scheme

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19: Health and Family Welfare Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu today flagged off 22 awareness vans under Sarbatt Health Insurance Scheme here. Addressing on…

Four minors missing in Chandigarh

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19 Two brothers and a friend living in Sector-33 in the city have been missing from the house since last Monday. The family researched…

Exhibition-Color Burst inaugurated today in Chandigarh

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19 The closer we get to art, the more its value will increase. Common people will look at him and then appraise him. For this…

Modi govt is raising inflation at the behest of corporate houses: Rajinder Badheri

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19, 2021 Prominent Sikh farmer leader, Chandigarh State President of the All India Jatt Mahasabha, and National Delegate of the Mahasabha, Sardar Rajinder Singh…

Recruitment drive made in Health Department under ‘Ghar- Ghar Rozgar Yojna’

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh 19 February: Health and Family Welfare Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu on Friday handed over the appointment letters to 771 new Community Health Officers (CHOs)…

‘Driving Licenses’ and vehicle ‘Registration Certificates’ produced through mobile apps

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19: Now, vehicle owners have an option to carry digital copies of their Driving Licences (DLs) and Registration Certificates (RCs) in the state,…

Punjab Cabinet meeting to held today to discuss the reservation of women

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 19 The important meeting of the Punjab Cabinet is going to be held on Friday. The last year’s budget session of the Congress government…

AAP made major gains in Majha and Doaba regions: Bhagwant Mann

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18 Reacting to the results of the municipal bodies’ elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) stated that even though the party candidates had…

Punjab Government extends last date to administer 1st dose vaccination for Healthcare Workers

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18 The Punjab Government has extended the last date to administer 1st dose vaccination for Healthcare Workers from 19th February to 25th February…

Adhvik Mahajan and Amandeep Sidhu visit Chandigarh to promote Zee TV’S Teri Meri Ikk Jindri

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18 He is all heart, philosophical, even holds a degree in Agriculture and cattle raising but refuses to be a part of today’s…

Simplicity is the crux of communication: Chitra Sarwara

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18 The third day of the seven-day-long Faculty Development Program (FDP) titled ‘Enhancing Visibility & Perception of the Self as a Brand’ started…

A meeting of party district Presidents was held under the Chairmanship of Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18 An important meeting of the district presidents of Shiromani Akali Dal (Democratic) was held under the chairmanship of party president and Rajya…

Prof VK Paul, member NitiAayog, released comic KIDs, VAAYU & CORONA: Rise of Vaccine- Fall of Corona

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18 Prof (Dr) VK Paul, Member NitiAayog, released the IEC Comic – ‘KIDs, VAAYU & CORONA: Rise of Vaccine – Fall of Corona’, which…

Shinda Grewal to share the screen with Diljit Dosanjh in ‘Honsla Rakh’

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18 Talent has no age, time and again, kids have proven this statement with their enormous talents. Gippy Grewal’s son Shinda Grewal is…

Classes for UGC(NET) commencing from March 8 in PU

The Fact News Service Chandigarh February 18, 2021 Fresh batch for the coaching of UGC(NET) starting from March 8, 2021 by IAS Centre, PU.  The Centre for IAS and other…

Organ Donation kindles hope for 2 terminal patients at PGIMER

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18 “The brave heart family of deceased Kuldeep Singh gave us the greatest gift anyone can give – a second lease of life to…

SAD says Congress secured win in Municipal Elections by resorting to state sponsored repression

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 18 The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today said the Congress party had secured a win in the municipal elections by resorting to State…

PU faculty conducts session on career guidance and counseling

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 17  Three interactive sessions on ‘Career Guidance and Counselling’ under the “Samagra Shiksha Chandigarh” were conducted by Dr. Bharat, Assistant Professor, University Institute of…

SSBUICET welcomes alumnus Manika Sheokand Miss India Grand 2020

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 17 Dr. S. S. Bhatnagar University Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology (Dr.SSBUICET), Panjab University, Chandigarh welcomed Miss. Manika Sheokand, Miss India Grand 2020,…

Around 85,900 students took online exam by PU on Day 3

The Fact  News Service Chandigarh, February 17 Dr. Jagat Bhushan, Controller of Examination informed that around 85900 students of Undergraduate/Post Graduate/Other Professional Courses including USOL/Private have appeared today on Day…

UT advisor inaugurated Girls Hostel at NITTTR, Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 17 Newly renovated  Chander Shakher Hall (Girls Hostel)  of 108 rooms hostel facility at NITTTR Chandigarh was inaugurated by  Manoj Kumar Parida, IAS, Adviser…

Webinar on “Management of Covid-19 pandemic: Experiences & Initiatives

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 17 With an intent to share the lessons learnt from the unprecedented challenge of COVID-19,  Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh…

Haryana CM meets Femina Miss Grand India

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 17, 2021 Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday met Manika Sheokand VLCC Femina Miss Grand India 2020 in Chandigarh. During the meet,…

Black spot management crucial to road safety: Razia Sultana

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 17 Rectify all black spots, directs Transport Minister on concluding day event of the National Road Safety Month Punjab Transport Minister Razia Sultana directed…

‘Carbon Watch’ mobile app launched in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 16 The Mobile App “Carbon Watch” has been developed by the Department of Environment, Chandigarh Administration for the residents of City Chandigarh to assess their…

All Sampark Centers to collect payments for Chandigarh Housing Board

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 16 The Chandigarh Administration has decided that all the Sampark Centers will accept the payments on behalf of the Chandigarh Housing Board. He stated…

Graft Case: Ex-bank official, businessman get 4-year jail terms

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 16 Observing that ‘accused committed economic offences which are detrimental to financial health of country. Therefore, financial fraud is like a murder and…

Martyr’s Day should be celebrated instead of Valentine’s Day: Ravinder Singh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 13 Valentine’s Day is being celebrated with great pomp by the youth all over the country. Which is not our civilization and culture. Today…

PU Jyotirgamaya 91.2 MHz celebrates its 10th Birth Anniversary & World Radio Day

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 13 World Radio Day was celebrated at the School of Communication Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh, today. The Community Radio Station of Panjab University, Jyotirgamaya…

E-collage making competition held at PU

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 13 National Service Scheme of Panjab University, Chandigarh in collaboration with the Department of Computer Science and Applications and Center of Medical Physics organized…

Chandigarh Commission for Protection of Child Rights celebrated 6th Foundation Day

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 9, 2021 On its Foundation Day, CCPCR Chairperson took upon herself to be a Respite Care Parent • On its Foundation Day, Students…

Punjab University exams to Start from 15th February in Online Mode

The Fact news Service     Chandigarh February 5:   Total of 2,86,812 candidates (UG/PG) shall be appearing in Odd Semester Examinations commencing from 15th February in Online mode, informed Dr.…

‘We are all together in this battle’, all party meeting ends with strong message

  The Fact News Service Chandigarh, February 2, 2021   HIGHLIGHTS OF MEETING Punjab all-party meet passes resolution, amid AAP walk-out, seeking immediate withdrawal of Farm Laws by Centre &…

Mass screening of residents to begin from today

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 11: The Municipal Corporation (MC) is going to start mass screening of residents with infrared thermometers from Saturday onward. Initially, health wing teams would…

Schools may declare early off in Tricity

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, 30th March Schools in Chandigarh and Tricity are planning of introducing an early summer vacation due to COVID-19. While the duration of the curfew and…

UT Admin takes the bus route to cater to regular supplies

Fact News Service, Chandigarh The UT Administration on Friday, sent a fleet of CTU buses loaded with vegetables to different sectors and periphery areas of the city in a bid…

COVID lockdown: Chandigarh Police distributes pizza and sanitizers to cheer-up children

The Fact News Service Teams of Chandigarh Police led by SSP Nilambari Jagdale distributed pizzas and hand-sanitizers among children here today. While the state remains under curfew, the police took…

Administrator orders curfew in Chandigarh from midnight of Monday

V P Singh Badnore, Governor of Punjab-cum-Administrator, UT, Chandigarh has decided to impose curfew in Chandigarh starting midnight of Monday till further orders. With the imposition of curfew all the…

Testing labs set up in region amidst fear of rising COVID-19 cases

Manik Berry/ The Fact News Out of the 79 Viral Research & Diagnostic Laboratories (VRDLs) set up by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 7 of them are placed…

UT pastes notices outside the quarantined houses

Fact News Service Chandigarh In an attempt to keep a check on the spread of Covid-19, the UT Administration has started pasting stickers outside the houses of suspected individuals, who…

Chandigarh confirms first case of COVID-19

Manik Berry/The Fact News Chandigarh declared its first case of Coronavirus or COVID-19. The patient, a 23-year-old woman had returned from London and is currently quarantined at the GMCH- Sector…

Haryana STF seizes over 66K banned tablets, 40 boxes of illicit liquor

Chandigarh(India), March 13: In a major crackdown, Haryana Special Task Force (STF) has seized 66,240 banned medicines and arrested two persons who were in the possession of these tablets in…