GHAZIABAD

  • Paralympians use rooms without toilets, forced to sleep on floor at national event 5 days ago

    Ghaziabad: The three-day National Para Athletic Championship which concluded on Sunday has been labelled a national shame. The participants were forced to use filthy toilets which doubled up as bathrooms and dormitories with no beds. There was a sheer lack of basic disabled friendly infrastructure in the National Para Athletics...
  • Sports Ministry shocked at apathy towards para-athletes 5 days ago

    The Sports Ministry expressed shock and concern at the apathy shown by the 15th National Para-Athletic Championship organisers wherein the participants have been denied proper accommodation at the event. ...
  • Para-athletes face official apathy, Sports Ministry promises action 5 days ago

    Taking a strong view of the shocking incident of differently-abled sportspersons taking part in a national event being put up at unfurnished and unhygienic accommodations, Indian Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday sought a report from the organisers and promised to take action within 24 hours. Sonowal said he has asked...
  • Advocates protest for separate Allahabad High Court bench in west Uttar Pradesh February 28, 2015

    Ghaziabad: Demanding a separate western UP bench of Allahabad High Court, scores of lawyers on Saturday staged a protest inside court premises in Ghaziabad on Saturday and also locked the main gates of district treasury. Currently the Allahabad High Court has a bench in Lucknow and lawyers in West UP have...
  • Images: From Ghaziabad to Melbourne, fans rejoice in India's win over South Africa February 23, 2015

    Team India broke its World Cup jinx against South Africa, which sparked celebration by fans in India and Australia. Here's a look at the images after India's 130-run win. Fans gathered outside Suresh Raina's residence in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, to celebrate India's win. (Getty Images) Indore saw wild celebrations as fans burnt...
  • 5,988 cases disposed at mega lok adalat in Ghaziabad February 22, 2015

    Ghaziabad: To provide justice to the economically weaker sections of the society a mega lok adalat was organized by District Legal Cell at court premises on Sunday under ageis of District Judge Anil Srivastava. Vijay Kumar Dungarkoti, secretary of district legal cell, told that a total number of 5,988 pending compoundable...
  • Meat shop owners protest against PIL for disposal of Meat waste in UP February 16, 2015

    Ghaziabad: Hundreds of meat shop owners On Monday staged a protest after the district administration asked them to keep their shops closed until the direction by NGT for scientific disposal of waste and residual was complied with. The meat shop owners led by Yaad Illahi Qureshi staged the protest at district...
  • UP Roadways to provide wi-fi service in air-conditioned buses February 15, 2015

    Ghaziabad: Uttar Pradesh Roadways has decided to provide wi-fi internet facility to the passengers traveling in its low cost air-conditioned bus service 'Janrath' for which they will be charged. "In the first phase, Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSTRC) will equip its 10 air-conditioned 'Janrath' buses with wi-fi systems for...
  • Rave party in Ghaziabad hotel busted, 72 arrested February 12, 2015

    Ghaziabad: An illegally-run rave party in a posh hotel near the police lines here was busted and 72 people including six women arrested and two dozen luxury cars and Rs 9.8 lakh seized, police said on Thursday Police said that acting on a tip off by an informer, a raid was...
  • Three men allegedly gangraped a minor in Ghaziabad on her way back from evening tuitions January 8, 2015

    Ghaziabad: A 16-year-old girl from Ghaziabad was allegedly abducted and gang-raped by three men in Noida on Wednesday evening. The minor, a class 10 student, was on her way back from tuition when she was allegedly picked up by three men in a Scorpio. She was thereafter allegedly taken to Noida,...
  • Government hospitals equipped to deal with Swine Flu, says JP Nadda December 27, 2014

    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 December 25, 2014

    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....