necessary permissions

Court dismisses PIL against Tata housing project

March 26th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 26 (IANS) The Punjab and Haryana High Court Monday dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) against construction of a multi-storeyed housing project by the Tata Housing Development ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

At 25th edition, Chandigarh moped rally comes of age

March 20th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 20 (IANS) It made a modest beginning in 1981 with mopeds, scooters and motorcycles competing for honours on Chandigarh's roads. After giving big names to the national car ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Dilip Kumar to donate Rs.15 lakh for CINTAA Tower

May 2nd, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) Dilip Kumar is no more active in films, but ready to lend support for the welfare of the film industry people. The 88-year-old veteran has decided ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Adarsh Society demolition case hearing on April 27

April 13th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) The controversial Adarsh Housing Society Wednesday got a reprieve as the Bombay High Court posted to April 27 the hearing on a petition challenging the building's ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Adarsh demolition order challenged in court

February 15th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) Members of the scam-hit Adarsh Co-operative Housing Society have moved the Bombay High Court challenging the union environment ministry's demolition order against its 31-storey building here, a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Court upholds Rs.79,000 fine for cutting 1,500 trees

December 9th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 9 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court has upheld a penalty of Rs.79,000 slapped by the state government on a village head for chopping down more than 1,500 trees without permission.The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Jindal plan to protect Louisiana coastline could do more harm than good: Experts

July 8th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Louisiana's Indian origin Governor Bobby Jindal's homegrown plans to protect his state's delicate coastline could actually do more harm than good, feel scientists and the Obama administration. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Were rules bent for IPL players’ resort in Dharamsala?

April 10th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Dharamsala, April 10 (IANS) It pays to have a chief minister father. That is why Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) president Anurag Thakur has managed to get away with ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nepal shoots down Bollywood’s Sobhraj plan

September 14th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 14 (IANS) Upcoming Bollywood star Neil Nitin Mukesh's plan to make a new film on crime maestro Charles Sobhraj and have the protagonist copy Sobhraj's `mannerisms' has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Goa offshore casinos: Government told to suspend operations

June 25th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 25 (IANS) A state legislative panel Thursday directed the Goa government to suspend operations of five out of the six offshore casinos here because they lack the necessary permissions. ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Two 7th century B.C. graves accidentally discovered in Turkey

December 29th, 2008 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Istanbul, Dec 29 (ANI): Construction of a cesspool at the house in a village in Turkey has led to the accidental discovery of two ancient graves, dating back to the 7th ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New-born airlifted for treatment from remote Himachal area

July 12th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 12 (IANS) Despite encountering bad weather, a helicopter Saturday evacuated a newborn child in need of immediate surgery from Kaza town in Himachal Pradesh's remote Lahaul and Spiti district to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |