Prisoner Threw Chilly Powder On Policemen & Escapes From General Hospital In Panchkula

This morning, a prisoner, accused of robbery, fled from General Hospital, sector 6, Panchkula throwing chilly powder in policemen's eyes The prisoner, Deepak Kumar, was brought from Ambala jail along with one more prisoner to the hospital for MRI. The prisoners were accompanied by 2 police teams.  It is learnt that the two were aided

15 Days Trial Run of Electric Buses In Chandigarh Commences

Chandigarhians are in for a treat with Smart City projects all lined up to start.  A 15-day trial run of the electric bus in Chandigarh has been introduced on Wednesday. The bus started from the PGIMER and was driven to and fro IT Park in Manimajra. The 9-meter electric bus, with a seating

Work On Two Major Projects In Sector 17 Under Smart City To Begin From June 25

Last year, the Urban Development Ministry of India shortlisted Chandigarh in the government's flagship 'Smart City Project' under which Chandigarh, along with its clean, green beauty will boast world-class infrastructure, essential services to residents, overall sustainable development of the city beautiful.  Finally, the French consultant company which has been chosen to

The Good Samaritans: Chandigarh Leads India With 93% Voluntary Blood Donors

Chandigarh, the city beautiful, does not just boast about its scenic beauty, the people here are equally beautiful. And beauty that too skin deep! And on World Blood Donor day yesterday, the good samaritan side of Chandigarhians came to limelight. According to the State Aids Control Society data, Chandigarh has the

From June 15, Get Your Favourite Pizza, Burger Onboard Rajdhani & Shatabdi Trains

Pizza lovers travelling Shatabdi and Rajdhani have their dreams come true. They can relish their favourite pizza on wheels.  Passengers just need to pre-order their favourite fast food to their seat online, SMS or phone call, two hours in advance. McDonald's Sagar Ratna, Domino's KFC have collaborated with Indian Railways to

Meet Record Holder Chandigarh Cop Who Has Donated Blood For Over 120 Times

Rakesh Rasila is a true samaritan, not just because he's a Chandigarh cop protecting our lives, he also is a saviour. 52-year-old assistant sub-inspector in Chandigarh police, Rakesh Rasila, has donated blood incredibly 125 times. He was barely 17, when he first donated blood for an NCC Camp for blood donation

Seven Months Since Inauguration, But No Clue Of Executive Lounge At Chandigarh Railway Station Yet

Passengers travelling in executive class had a reason to cheer when seven months back executive lounge at Chandigarh railway station was inaugurated, but the lounge is still to see the light of the day. The railway board has not included Chandigarh in the list of stations to start the facility. Recently, a list