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Syndics restore VC's powers
CHANDIGARH, Aug 27 — The item pertaining to the selection of professors, readers and lecturers in various departments of Panjab University was deferred indefinitely in the wake of the implementation of the election code of conduct at the Syndicate meeting held today evening.

Plan to tax cable operators
CHANDIGARH, Aug 27 — In a bid to generate more resources, the Municipal Corporation of Chandigarh has decided to bring certain tax proposals for discussion at the meeting of the civic body to be held on August 30.

Rehearsal for poll officials
PANCHKULA, ug 27 — The first rehearsal for 327 presiding officers, 1,000 polling officers, 25 supervisors and 13 duty magistrates to be put on election duty at the 287 polling booths all over the district was carried out at the Sector 20 grain market here today.
Participants at a training programme for officials on election duty in Sector 20, Panchkula, on Friday.
Participants at a training programme for officials on election duty in Sector 20, Panchkula, on Friday. — A Tribune photograph

No takers for Hindi scholarships
CHANDIGARH, Aug 27 — National language Hindi fails to attract applications for scholarship in the city. Not a single candidate has applied in the last and current sessions. This scenario has been prevalent over the past several years.


Original domiciles to adopt strategy
CHANDIGARH, Aug 27 — The original domiciles of the Union Territory of Chandigarh are a resentful lot. They have decided to hold a convention at Gurdwara Kanthla Sahib in the Industrial Area, Phase II, here on August 29 and decide their line of action for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections.
Ex-servicemen to vote for BJP

ISDN facility for Panchkula

ISKCON followers organise path

UT B.Ed seats filled
CHANDIGARH, Aug 27 — Almost all B.Ed seats of the UT pool in city colleges were filled on the first day of counselling held at Dev Samaj College of Education, Sector 36, here today.

Workshops and conferences

SPCA gets new office
CHANDIGARH, Aug 27 — The Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has decided to shift its administrative office from the Sector 22 Veterinary Hospital to the Sector 38 (West) hospital of the organisation from September 1.

Police to bring out newsletter
CHANDIGARH, Aug 27 — To cement police - community relations, the Chandigarh Police will be the first police organisation to bring out a newsletter which will act as a handy reckoner for the public and will contain all requisite information about the force.Top


Crime File
Labourer electrocuted in Sector 31

Cultural Scene
Pretty looking boys stage play

Judo gold for Amit, SagarTop



How to tell a story
CHANDIGARH, Aug 27 — "A story can itself become a theatrical experience and can be experienced in its original content and form, and this is what I try and teach", said Prof Devendra Raj Ankur from the National School of Drama, New Delhi, who arrived in the city today to conduct a three-day workshop on story telling.Top

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