GHAZIABAD

  • Government hospitals equipped to deal with Swine Flu, says JP Nadda 11 hours 42 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Union Health Minister JP Nadda said there was no need to panic as several government hospitals in the national capital were equipped to deal with Swine Flu. The remarks came a day after a 51-year-old woman died due to swine flu in Ghaziabad. Naada said, "17 government hospitals have...
  • 28-year-old commits suicide in Ghaziabad 2 days ago

    Ghaziabad: A 28-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself in Kavi Nagar area here, police said. Praveen, a resident of village Mehrauli, killed himself using his licensed pistol, DSP Ran Vijay Singh said. Praveen's family members rushed towards his room hearing a gunshot and discovered his body lying in...
  • Rising Corruption December 1, 2014

    Bhupinder Mehta turned CJ to expose corruption in the Ghaziabad Post Office. ...
  • Noida: I-T raids at Mayawati's aide Yadav Singh's residence, Rs 10 crore in cash recovered November 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Twenty raids and more than 10 crores in cash and jewellery weighing nearly 2 kilograms has been recovered from Mayawati's aide Yadav Singh's residence. Yet, the income tax department is yet to dig out the full details of this man's ill gotten wealth. The investigation so far has...
  • Ghaziabad: Magistrate issues summons to SSP November 21, 2014

    Ghaziabad: A city court on Friday reprimanded police officials of Kavinagar police station here over the arrest of a couple and summoned the SSP. The order was issued by city magistrate Kapil Singh when policemen presented before him the couple Aakash Yadav and Shailaja whom they had arrested for breach of...
  • Mother turns into traffic volunteer after daughter's death in accident November 5, 2014

    Ghaziabad: Though she is not a traffic police officer, but the way she manages the intersection at the Delhi-Ghaziabad border in Uttar Pradesh will put many officers to shame. For the last 5 years, 57-year-old Dorris Francis has been voluntarily channelising traffic flow during morning rush hour. However, her decision behind...
  • Many Ghaziabad routes to be closed for heavy vehicles during Diwali October 15, 2014

    Ghaziabad: Keeping in view the high rush in markets around Diwali festivities, many routes in Ghaziabad will remain closed for heavy vehicles from October 21 to 25. The traffic police has also come up with a route diversion plan for heavy vehicles during the four days, a senior official said....
  • Ghaziabad: District administrators prepare list of tax evaders October 9, 2014

    Ghaziabad: District administration has prepared a list of top 217 tax evaders and in case of default in payment of arrears of their municipal taxes, it is planning to initiate stern action against them. After assuming the additional charge of Municipal Commissioner of Nagar Nigam Ghaziabad, District Magistrate Vimal Kumar...
  • Nithari killings: Co-accused Moninder Singh Pandher released from jail September 27, 2014

    Ghaziabad: After spending almost eight years behind the bars, the co-accused in infamous Nithari serial killings, Moninder Singh Pandher, on Saturday was released from Dasna prison. He was grated bail on September 24 by the Allahabad High Court. Jail Superintendent SP Yadav said,"Pandher got the bail on September 24 and on Saturday...
  • UP: RLD workers clash with police, 25 injured; defiant Ajit Singh justifies violence over bungalow September 18, 2014

    Ghaziabad: A protest led by former union minister Ajit Singh and his supporters turned violent in Gang Nahar in Ghaziabad on Thursday with the police being forced to use water cannons. Earlier in the day, protestors pelted stones at the police, after which there was a lathi charge. Police say Singh's...
  • Noida: Nithari killer Surinder Koli will be hanged on September 12, say jail authorities September 4, 2014

    Ghaziabad: Nithari serial murderer Surinder Koli will be hanged in Meerut on September 12, the superintendent of the Ghaziabad jail where he is currently lodged, said. A Ghaziabad court had, earlier on Thursday, issued a death warrant against Koli in connection with the brutal killing of a 14yearold girl Rimpa...
  • News 360: India calls off talks with Pakistan August 18, 2014

    India on Monday called off its Foreign Secretarylevel talks with Pakistan, sending a strong message to the country after its envoy held an hourlong meeting with Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi despite a warning by India against it. ...
  • Ghaziabad: 60yearold man sexually assaults minor girl, residents indulge in violence August 18, 2014

    Ghaziabad: Tension gripped Loni area of Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh on Monday after a nineyearold girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by 60yearold man. Angry residents have damaged a police vehicle and indulged in arson and damaged some property. Section 144 been imposed in the area and Rapid Action Force has been...
  • Kindergarten horror: Sixyearold mercilessly beaten by school teacher in Ghaziabad August 17, 2014

    New Delhi: A sixyearold lower kindergarten student was mercilessly beaten for not doing his homework by a school teacher in Ghaziabad. The incident took place on Saturday. The student suffered severe bruises on his back and hips. The victim's family claims that he was beaten with an iron rod. "The teacher beat...
  • Kejriwal to move back to Kaushambi residence by July end July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal is likely to move back to Kaushambi, his place of residence prior to him moving to official accomodation as Delhi Chief Minister at Tilak Lane, sources said. The former Delhi Chief Minister is also expected to retain the Hanuman Road office in Central Delhi,...
  • UP Chief Secretary reviews Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad plans July 13, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Alok Ranjan has directed the Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad officials to speed up development work and complete the projects in scheduled period at the review meeting held at UP Sadan in Delhi on Saturday. The Chief Secretary (CS) directed the power department officials to provide 24X7...
  • UP: Fire in residential apartments in Ghaziabad's Indirapuram July 11, 2014

    Ghaziabad: Several cars were gutted in a fire that broke out on Friday afternoon in the basement of a residential building in Indirapuram area in Ghaziabad. There was no loss of life in the fire that struck the basement of Tower Number 2 of ATS residential society in Nitikhand area of...
  • Two arrested while planning to execute a robbery in Vijay Nagar July 3, 2014

    Two persons were arrested on Thursday in the district when they were allegedly planning to execute a robbery in Vijay Nagar area in Ghaziabad, police said. According to police, the arrested have been identified as Sunny Kumar, a resident of Aligarh and Momeen, a resident of Bulandshahr. "Police got information that...
  • UPCPMT cancelled after paperleak in Ghaziabad June 22, 2014

    Ghaziabad: The Uttar Pradesh Combined Premedical Test (UPCPMT) was cancelled on Sunday after the seals of two boxes in which the question papers were kept were found to have been tampered with in Ghaziabad. "Papers of the test were sealed in 40 boxes which were kept in two banks in Ghaziabad,"...
  • GDA to install 200 CCTV cameras to check crime in Indirapuram June 15, 2014

    The Ghaziabad Development Authority has decided to install 200 CCTV cameras in malls, markets and residential societies of Indirapuram area to boost security system and check criminal activities. "The installation of 200 CCTV cameras will be carried out by a privatetelecom company, which is erecting 4G network towers in Indirapuram area....
  • MoU with DMRC to extend Metro to Ghaziabad June 11, 2014

    The GDA is initiating steps to sign an MoU with the DMRC soon following the Uttar Pradesh cabinet's nod on Wednesday for extension of the Metro line from Dilshad Garden till the New Bus Stand in Ghaziabad. "We expect the construction work of the Metro line to start in the last...
  • Workers, families jam traffic in Ghaziabad June 10, 2014

    Over a hundred families of the employees of an electronics company in Ghaziabadthat had declared a lockout in November 2012 staged a sitin outside the SSP's office on Hapur Road and jammed the traffic. The angered company employees said that the company's promoters had declared an illegal lockout. After the declaration, the...
  • Youth kills woman after she opposes his marriage with her daughter June 3, 2014

    Ghaziabad: A woman was allegedly murdered by a 24yearold youth after she rejected his marriage proposal for her daughter, police said on Tuesday. The accused Surendra, working as a mechanic, was acquainted with the family of the deceased Madhu (40) and was pressurising her daughter to marry him. He even visited...
  • 'Ghaziabad industries to remain without power for a week' May 31, 2014

    Industries in Ghaziabad would remain without power for at least a week due to the damages in the transmission lines caused by Friday's thunderstorm, a local factory owner quoted state power corporation officials as saying. Vipin Agarwal, the general secretary of Site IV Industries Association, Sahibabad told IANS that when a...
  • Delhi to have bad air quality for the next three days May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The MET department on Friday predicted bad air quality in the national capital for the next three days. System of Air quality Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), a constituent of Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), recorded PM10 level as 164 microgram per meter cubic while PM2.5 (particulate matters less...
  • Shazia Ilmi likely to quit AAP over political differences May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The AAP may face a major setback as its media face Shazia Ilmi is likely quit the party on Saturday. The leader will also hold a press conference over the same on Saturday. Ilmi reportedly has some political differences with AAP and this is being sighted as the reason...
  • Six policemen injured in attack by Loni locals May 22, 2014

    Six policemen were injured in an attack by some locals in the Loni area in Ghaziabadwhen they had gone there to arrest a person who was allegedly involved in power theft, police said. The incident took place in the Baag Ranap area at around 12 noon when the police team reached...
  • NaMo victory celebrations: Ghaziabad residents enjoy 'chhole kulche' for Re 1 May 19, 2014

    BJP workers on Monday distributed 'chole kulche' for Re 1 to underline their leader Narendra Modi's assurance that 'Good days are about to come' following the party's landslide victory in Lok Sabha polls. "The aim behind selling chole kulche for Re 1 is to tell the common people that good days...
  • Whatever responsibility I'm given in the NDA, I'll fulfil it: VK Singh May 17, 2014

    Ghaziabad: Former Army chief and BJP leader General VK Singh created history on Friday by winning by a margin of 5.67 lakh votes in Ghaziabad. The number stands tall as the second highest after Narendra Modi's margin in Vadodra. Speaking to CNNIBN, General Singh said that he owes the victory...
  • Two girls escape from juvenile home in Ghaziabad May 5, 2014

    Two minor girls escaped from a juvenile home in Sahibabad area of Ghaziabad after scaling the wall of the building, police said on Monday. According to the police, the girls escaped from Asha Niketan juvenile home in Shahid Nagar area of Sahibabad a week back, adding that the juvenile home management...