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Less than 24 hrs after arrest, police release molester on bail

Thursday 9 January '14

The magnanimity shown by the Chandigarh Police has left the public prosecutor bemused.
Punjab worst offender in drink driving cases since last year

Wednesday 8 January '14

On the eve of January 1, 2013, a total of 112 persons were challaned for various traffic violations.
Technology offers knee reconstruction in just 1 hour

Friday 3 January '14

Professor M S Dhillon and Dr Sameer Aggarwal perform the surgery in PGIMER, while Professor Ravi Gupta performs the surgery in GMCH-32.
I realised later that my life was at stake, says constable Sonia

Friday 3 January '14

Traffic Police constable Sonia Dhankar held on to one of the accused Inderjeet Singh, who was later arrested on charges of attempt to murder, rash driving and endangering life.
UT okays 3 police projects meant to boost efficiency

Saturday 28 December '13

Chandigarh Police will send one more proposal to the administration next month
Rape, murder of 10-yr-old: SIT report points to kin involvement

Friday 27 December '13

The body was found in a plastic bag in Sector 52 on December 2
Dismissed UT constable requests for reinstatement

Tuesday 28 May '13

The move came after a sessions court had acquitted all accused in the case in April.
Your deer friend is the most adopted at Chhatbir Zoo

Monday 27 May '13

If zoo officials are to be believed, most of those who have adopted deer at the zoo have done so after an astrologer’s advice.
Bearing with the heat

Sunday 26 May '13

Dalbir Singh provides 200 kg ice every day to each of the 11 black bears at the Chhatbir Zoo
Gang that duped over 2,000 job aspirants of Rs 40 lakh, held fake interviews busted

Sunday 26 May '13

The Chandigarh Police busted a gang of six fraudsters, who allegedly duped over 2,000 youths.
City’s traffic marshals will now carry special identity badges

Thursday 23 May '13

The UT Traffic Police will be providing Traffic Marshals of the city with badges in order to give them an identity.
‘We’re the best judge... know what action to take against the SHO’

Wednesday 22 May '13

Justifying the “clean chit” given to Sector 3 SHO Shri Prakash for his gross negligence in the accident, Deputy Inspector General of Police Alok Kumar on Tuesday said “he is our officer and we are the...
When fake & genuine turned out to be two sides of same currency for two ITBP Head Constables

Tuesday 21 May '13

In a series of flip-flops, two Head Constables of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) were first arrested for trying to deposit fake currency notes in a bank and were later released by a lower court...
‘The only bread winner of family, he was happy... why would he commit suicide?

Monday 20 May '13

It was on May 10 that software engineer Naveen Kumar left his house to visit a salon as he was to get married two days later.
IG sets aside ‘lenient’ orders passed by SSP, DIG against cop

Wednesday 15 May '13

The constable, posted in motorcycle patrolling squad of PCR, was booked for rash driving.
Sharmila had been seeking justice for her husband till the day she died

Monday 13 May '13

He had met with an accident last year.
‘Why can’t police admit its mistake... they should apologise to her 2 sons’

Saturday 11 May '13

Having lost her sister, Nirmala is shocked over the attitude shown by the Chandigarh Police.
Accident timing: Youths allege there was delay, cops disagree

Friday 10 May '13

Even two days after she was left to die on the road awaiting arrival of “senior” police officers, the Chandigarh Police is yet to ascertain the timing of the accident.
Perjury proceedings against 15-yr-old girl in kidnapping case

Wednesday 8 May '13

In a first, a Chandigarh lower court has initiated perjury proceedings against a minor for taking a U-turn from her statements in the court.
Electricity dept cashier embezzled Rs 1.6 crore, awarded five-year jail

Wednesday 8 May '13

For four years, embezzlement of funds worth Rs 1.6 crore in the UT electricity department went unnoticed, all thanks to the loopholes in the functioning of the department.


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