for pieces of silver ...
ZIRAKPUR April 14
Work has already started on Silver City, a housing
colony set on 60 acres of agricultural land along the
Chandigarh-Ambala highway about 2 km from here. The
development, which claims to have Punjab Urban
Development Authority approval, violates Punjab and
Haryana High Court directions forbidding installation of
hoardings, sign boards and banners along the highway but,
worse than that, the development has so far axed dozens
of trees and will spell the death of whole orchards
presently flourishing on the site.
resident booked on wrong flight
CHANDIGARH April 14 A Karnal resident was in for
shock when he reached the city to board a flight to
Amritsar but was informed that there was no flight today.
to beat the heat
CHANDIGARH April 14 Beat the heat, cleanse the
digestive system. But how? Watermelon can come to your
rescue. Many roadside vendors, legalised by the Municipal
Corporation, are selling this relatively cheaper fruit in
Chandigarh these days.
master architects dream realised
THE ideas of master architect Le Corbusier are not
limited to Chandigarh only but shares a profound
relationship with the city of Ahmedabad also. Last week,
during my visit to Ahmedabad I came to know that he has
left few of his works there which comprise two
residences, a building of Ahmedabad Mill Owners
Association and Sanskar Kendra a museum.
Club members celebrate Baisakhi
CHANDIGARH April 14 The Chandigarh Club members
celebrated Baisakhi in a different way on the club
premises. Women gave a treat to their husbands by
organising a Husband Night on the occasion. They gave a
wonderful dance performance.
Stress laid on meditation
April 14 The more you understand yourself, the
more you shall understand the infinite nature of self.
Then, all ambitions of life, troubles and joys shall
appear trivial and momentary.
Industrial fumes cloud Baddi
April 14 With the advent of industrial development
in Baddi and its surrounding areas, the problem of
pollution has surfaced. There is a rise in noise and
A gift says it all
times immemorial, gifts have been a part of our lives. Be
it any country, culture, any occasion, gifts have played
an important part in conveying ones feelings to
Tributes paid to Ambedkar
April 14 A series of functions were held in
various parts of the city to mark the birth anniversary
of Dr B.R. Ambedkar, father of the Indian Constitution.
Workshop on metering today
April 14 The Institution of Engineers will
organise a workshop on New Electronic Metering Technology
on their premises in Sector 19-A, here at 9.30 am
tomorrow. The workshop will be inaugurated by Mr Jagman
Singh, President of the Institution of Engineers India