Faridabad

  • New lease of life for Delhiites as heavy rains lash capital city July 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhiites finally breathed a sigh of relief as heavy rains lashed Delhi-NCR region on Sunday afternoon bringing down the temperature considerably. With almost two weeks of humidity and temperature hovering around 42 degrees, the rains came as a huge respite to the NCR residents. The MeT department, although...
  • Heavy rains, hailstorms bring relief to Delhi-NCR June 12, 2014

    New Delhi: The national capital that has been reeling under a severe heat wave saw relief on Thursday with heavy rainfall in many parts. Some areas of the National Capital region like Noida also saw hailstorms. Many people were seen coming out of their offices and homes to enjoy what they...
  • Faridabad: One bogie of Punjab Mail gets derailed, no injury reported June 3, 2014

    Faridabad: One bogie of the Punjab Mail got derailed near Faridabad on Tuesday morning. No injury was reported in the incident. The train was going from Ferozepur in Punjab to Mumbai in Maharashtra. More details of the incident are awaited. ...
  • MeT predicts storm, rain in Delhi-NCR; Monsoon to hit Kerala today June 1, 2014

    New Delhi: After as many as 45 people lost their lives in thunderstorm in Delhi-NCR on Friday, the Meteorological department has predicted similar weather on Sunday. The weatherman has predicted partly cloudy skies on Sunday and one or two spells of light rain accompanied by squall in some areas. "Although...
  • Muslims not mere votebank, they're our countrymen: Faridabad BJP candidate Krishan Pal Gurjar April 7, 2014

    The big players in the fray in the NCR constituency of Faridabad are four-time Congress MP Avtar Singh Bhadana and first time BJP Lok Sabha candidate and former Haryana BJP chief Krishan Pal Gurjar. Also in the race for the Faridabad seat are INLD's RK Anand and Aam Aadmi Party's...
  • Watch: Kejriwal's attacks BJP in his home state Haryana March 26, 2014

    After Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party has shifted their focus to Arvind Kejriwal's home state Haryana. On the campaign trail in Faridabad, Kejriwal questioned corruption and attacked the BJP. ...
  • Lok Sabha Election Live Blog: March 22 March 22, 2014

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  • Krishan Pal Gurjar likely to be BJP's LS candidate from Faridabad March 14, 2014

    Faridabad: The Bharatiya Janata Party is likely to announce its fourth list of candidates on Saturday. Sources have told IBNLive that former Haryana BJP chief Krishan Pal Gurjar will be the party's candidate from Faridabad. Gurjar is set to face four-time Congress MP Avtar Singh Bhadana in the constituency. In 2009,...
  • CJ Show: Buyers cheated by Faridabad's top builder March 2, 2014

    CJ Manoj Kumar and hundreds like him in Faridabad have been duped by a builder after they had booked their flats with them. After approaching everyone, Manoj has now picked up the CJ mike to expose the malpractice by the buyer. ...
  • Evicted shop owners to be allotted shops under FNG project January 12, 2014

    Shopkeepers evicted during a demolition drive to speed up Faridabad-Noida-Ghaziabad (FNG) Expressway project will be allotted shops at an upcoming shopping mall in Chhijarsi area, Noida Authority chairman Rama Raman has said. "A three-storeyed shopping complex will be constructed along the FNG in Chhijarsi and these shops will be allotted to those...
  • Faridabad: 8 persons gangrape girl, 7 arrested January 1, 2014

    Faridabad: A Delhi-based girl was allegedly abducted and gangraped by eight persons here, police said on Wednesday. According to police, the victim had come to meet her friend and was waiting for bus at the Ballabhgarh bus-stand when an SUV stopped by and the five occupants offered to drop her. The...
  • Haryana: 1 person injured in a firing at Faridabad court August 22, 2013

    One person has been injured in a firing at a Faridabad court on Thursday. Around 11 bullets were fired. ...
  • CNG prices to increase by Rs 11.7 due to gas price hike August 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The government decision to double natural gas prices from April next year will translate into a hike of Rs 8.20-Rs 11.72 per kg in CNG rates in cities like Delhi and Mumbai.The government had in late June decided to price all domestically produced natural gas at an average...
  • Parent turns CJ to fight unauthorized school fee hike August 4, 2013

    CJ Shailesh Waghmare and his fellow parents banded together to fight an unauthorized school fee hike by their childrens' school in Faridabad. Watch to see how they used courts, RTI and more to protest the fee hike. ...
  • Faridabad: Leprosy patient help others like him to find home July 19, 2013

    Faridabad: After being thrown out of his home and forced to beg, leprosy patient M Gurappa vowed that he would not let other patients suffer the same fate and would also help them find a home. Gurappa was disowned by his family in his teens after he was afflicted with leprosy....
  • CJ Mohinder fights encroachment of land July 14, 2013

    Retired Merchant Navy officer Mohinder Nath Mehta turns citizen journalist to fight for his land that is allegedly encroached upon by his neighbour in Faridabad. ...
  • Faridabad: Man sentenced to death for rape, murder of 10-year-old June 8, 2013

    Faridabad: A man accused of rape and murder of a 10-year-old was sentenced to death on Friday. In 2012, Inder Soni had raped the daughter of his tenant and stabbed her to death in Faridabad. The victim's family belonged to Munger in Bihar. The accused had raped and murdered the girl...
  • Haryana: Rope of hair removed from teen's stomach June 6, 2013

    Faridabad: A 1.5-metre long rope of hair was removed by doctors from a 14-year-old girl's stomach, hospital authorities said in Faridabad on Thursday. The rope had been in the girl's stomach for about four years. "Sukanya (name changed) used to complain of severe abdominal pain over the past four years. Her...
  • Four persons gangrape a girl in a moving autorickshaw June 4, 2013

    Faridabad: A girl was allegedly gang raped by four persons in a moving autorickshaw after they abducted her from Hanuman Mandir in Sector 55 of Faridabad district, police said on Monday. Police has registered a case under various sections of the IPC against four persons including Bobby, a resident of...
  • Faridabad: Teenage son attempts to implicate father in a rape case May 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Months after he was arrested for burglary in his own house, an 18-year-old boy allegedly made a plan to take revenge against his businessman father by implicating him in a rape case. However, within two days of a woman filing a complaint against his father of raping her,...
  • Two men rape a girl inside abandoned school building March 27, 2013

    Faridabad: A 20-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two persons in an abandoned school building in the NIT 3 area in Faridabad, police said on Tuesday. The incident happened on Monday when when the victim met the two accused near Dabua Bridge and took a lift from them as she...
  • Faridabad: Neighbour rapes married woman for over ten months March 25, 2013

    Faridabad: A married woman has alleged that she was repeatedly raped by her neighbour for over a period of ten months, police said on Sunday. A case of rape has been registered against Dinesh (35) based on the complaint filed by the victim at the Nangla Enclave police station in...
  • Engineering student found murdered in hostel room March 12, 2013

    Faridabad: A final year engineering student on Monday was found murdered in a hostel room in Faridabad. Angry over the incident, students of the college held demonstrations and blocked the national highway 2. The student, Akaash, was living as a paying guest in Sector-8 area of Faridabad, and last night he...
  • Faridabad: Man throws acid on two school girls February 11, 2013

    Faridabad: Two girl students of a local school sustained burn injuries after an unidentified person allegedly threw acid over them, police said. The incident occurred when the girls were returning home from their school. The incident took place on Monday afternoon when the girls, studying in class X of Karmabhumi School,...
  • President to inaugurate Surajkund Crafts Mela today February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Surajkund International Crafts Mela, a 15-day annual cultural extravaganza showcasing the country's rich handicrafts, cuisine and culture, started on Friday on a vibrant note. President Pranab Mukherjee will formally inaugurate the 27th edition of the spectacular event on Saturday. He will use a helicopter to...
  • Faridabad: Class XII girl found murdered, 1 arrested January 25, 2013

    Faridabad: A girl studying in class XII was found murdered in Faridabad on Friday. The girl was allegedly killed while on her way to attend her tuition classes. The girl's body found at a nearby guest house. The police said that one person has been arrested on charges of murder. The...
  • Faridabad: School teacher arrested for raping niece January 8, 2013

    Faridabad: A teacher has been arrested for allegedly raping his niece in Gonchi village of the district, police said on Tuesday. The accused, a 30-year-old computer teacher, who was victim's uncle, has been sent to jail, they said. On Monday, the girl, a class X student, was alone at her home...
  • Faridabad: Building collapses, 2 labourers dead December 11, 2012

    Faridabad: At least two labourers were killed and 10 others were critically injured while many others were feared trapped under the debris as a three-storey under-construction building collapsed in Faridabad on Tuesday, police said. According to the police, the incident took place at Sector 88 in the Greater Faridabad area. During...
  • Haryana govt's masterplans threaten Aravalli forest November 5, 2012

    Mangar: A 500-acre sacred forest preserved over centuries in the concrete jungle of Faridabad, Haryana - the Mangar Bani in the Aravallis - is home to several native species, including about 30 endangered plants. The Haryana government, however, has marked out the area for development in its draft masterplans. Naturalist Pradip...
  • Ashok Khemka questions police 'failure' to nab caller November 2, 2012

    Chandigarh: Senior Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka, who claimed to have got two threat calls within a fortnight, on Friday, questioned the functioning of the state police over its alleged failure to nab the caller. "The Panchkula ACP calls me and tells me that she will take my statement...I fail...