citco

Chandigarh to host coffee festival


July 27th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 27 (IANS) Chandigarh will host its first Coffee Sipping Festival from Saturday where people can taste different flavours of the beverage.The two-day weekend fest would be held at ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Chandigarh’s Sukhna Lake hits rock bottom (Letter from Chandigarh) (With Images)


June 11th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 11 (IANS) Chandigarh's famous Sukhna Lake, the most-visited tourist spot in the 'City Beautiful', is gasping for breath and attention.Built in 1958, huge areas of the lake's ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Chandigarh gets ready for hotel boom


August 19th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 19 (IANS) Chandigarh is all set to roll out the red carpet for visitors with a number of hotels being planned or opening in and around the city, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chandigarh looks forward to Bollywood dreams


July 26th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 26 (IANS) Nearly 30 movies have been shot in and around Chandigarh in recent years. So the city and its surrounding states of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Punjab fans haven’t stopped cheering


April 2nd, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 2 (IANS) Cricket fervour has not ebbed in Punjab three days after India's euphoric win against Pakistan in Mohali.After shouting slogans and cheering for India in the semifinal ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Housefull in Chandigarh for India-Pakistan clash


March 25th, 2011 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 25 (IANS) It is already housefull in and around Chandigarh for March 30 when the semifinal of the Cricket World Cup take place. Hotels are completely packed ahead ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

India Travel Mart kicks off in Chandigarh


February 5th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 5 (IANS) The 11th edition of the three-day India Travel Mart (ITM), a travel and tourism exhibition, that kicked off here Saturday, has four foreign countries and nearly 60 corporate ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

CWG mascot ‘Shera’ stolen from Chandigarh’s high-security zone


October 16th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 16 (IANS) Unidentified miscreants Saturday stole a fibre-glass replica of the Commonwealth Games (CWG) mascot ‘Shera' from the high-security zone of the city, police said.The mascot was placed just 30 ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chandigarh’s unique Condom Bar shuts shop


March 30th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, March 30 (IANS) What was probably India's only Condom Bar has shut shop. A concept that had generated international curiousity, it has fallen a victim to official prudishness.The ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Chandigarh to hold food festivals to attract tourists


October 21st, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 21 (IANS) The city administration is planning to hold "special food festivals" along with the upcoming national crafts fair to attract tourists. "Different themes-based food festivals have ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Want a golfing holiday? Go to Chandigarh


August 16th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Aug 16 (IANS) If you want to play golf without making a big hole in your pocket, Chandigarh is the right place for you.In an effort to promote "golf ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Greenest city of India to promote ‘bike tourism’


January 25th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 25 (IANS) With a wide canopy of greenery, wide roads, specially built cycle-tracks adjacent to every road and a clear sun on a wintry afternoon these days, the union territory ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Chandigarhs Drop in restaurant goes green


December 22nd, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Ashwani KaushalChandigarh, Dec.22 (ANI): To enhance Chandigarhs serenity and beauty, the Chandigarh industrial and tourism development corporation (CITCO) has converted its food court with `green'' as its theme. Once a concrete ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chandigarh to celebrate cycle day


August 21st, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 21 (IANS) In an initiative to promote cycling in Chandigarh, the city administration in association with a tourism body will observe Saturday as 'Chandigarh Cycle Day'.A cycle rally has been ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Why Chandigarh hotels just love cricket!


May 16th, 2008 - 11:14 am ICT by admin
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, May 16 (IANS) Top-end hotels in Chandigarh just love the new T20 format of cricket. Be it the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) or the rebel Indian Cricket League ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Subscribe