Yamuna Expressway

  • 700 boxes of liquor worth lakhs seized from Yamuna Expressway 13-03-2014 11:48 PM

    Seven-hundred boxes of liquor worth over Rs 21 lakh in market was seized on the Yamuna Expressway on Thursday, police said. "On a tip-off, three members of the smuggling gang including the driver have been arrested and 700 boxes of wine were recovered from their canter," they said. The Kanpur-bound...
  • Soon, enjoy hassle-free ride from Delhi to Taj Mahal by escaping Agra traffic 04-03-2014 01:40 PM

    In two years, tourists from Delhi and Kanpur will be drive to the Taj Mahal from the Yamuna Expressway without entering the congested Agra city. This will be made possible by the Rs 306 crore inner city Ring Road that will connect the Yamuna Expressway with Fatehabad tourism complex near...
  • Yamuna Expressway City to get metro rail soon 13-02-2014 08:17 AM

    Yamuna Expressway Industrial development Authority has approved the metro rail project between the proposed metro station at Pari Chowk till sector 18 and 20, the first residential sectors of the authority being developed where over 21000 allotments have been done. PC Gupta, Chief Executive Officer,YEIDA, said on Wednesday. that the...
  • Private contractor allegedly gets man abducted, tortured with cigarette butts for filing RTI 20-12-2013 08:09 AM

    A man was abducted and tortured by unidentified persons allegedly at the behest of a private contractor after he filed an RTI application seeking information about the quality of work being carried out by him. "A case was filed against unknown persons and a manhunt launched to nab them," said...
  • Farmers block traffic at Yamuna Expressway to demand sugarcane dues 05-12-2013 07:51 PM

    Hundreds of farmers blocked traffic at Pari Chowk and Zero Point of Yamuna Expressway in Greater Noida for an hour on Thursday, demanding "dues" of sugarcane growers in the state and a 64 per cent hike in compensation for farmers whose lands have been taken for the expressway. The blockade,...
  • One killed, three injured in road mishap at Yamuna Expressway 18-09-2013 05:29 PM

    A person was killed and four others critically injured when a car hit the divider before banging into the side rails of a flyover at Zero Point of Yamuna Expressway on Wednesday, police said. The victims were travelling from Sikohabad to Greater Noida when the mishap occurred, leaving the car...
  • Six injured in road accident 18-09-2013 05:10 PM

    Six persons were injured on Wednesday when two cars colloided on a service lane along the Yamuna Expressway. The mishap occurred in Dankaur area in Greater Noida, police said. The injured were admitted to a private hospital where their condition is stated to be out of danger, they said. ...
  • Four killed as car overturns on Yamuna Expressway 29-08-2013 06:58 PM

    Four people were killed on Thursday when a speeding car from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh heading towards New Delhi toppled after one of its tyres burst, police said. Police and the Expressway Authority shifted the three who were seriously injured to a hospital in Noida. The tragedy took place at...
  • Two killed, five injured in a road accident on Yamuna Expressway 31-07-2013 06:03 PM

    Two persons were killed,while five others sustained injuries in road accident on theYamuna Expressway on Tuesday, police said. The mishap took place near Jewar, some 45 kilometres fromGreater Noida zero point, when a vehicle rammed into astationary truck. The truck's cleaner, who was changing tyre, died in theaccident along with...
  • Ground Report: The politics of a padyatra 07-07-2011 07:06 AM

    Tappal: It's the third day of Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi's four-day padyatra. He is headed to Zikarpur where three farmers were killed last year in anti-land acquisition protests. Gandhi is expected to make impromptu stops, and continue his interaction with farmers. He has been joined by Youth Congress leaders...
  • UP govt hikes land rates by 12.5 pc in G Noida 23-05-2011 11:41 PM

    Noida: After violent farmers' protests for enhanced land compensation, authorities of Noida, Greater Noida and Yamuna Expressway on Monday decided to hike land rates by 12.5 per cent. To compensate the loss, authorities have also hiked land allotment rates by the same percentage. This was announced by Chairman Mohinder Singh...
  • After tribals, Rahul to meet Haryana students 27-08-2010 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: After meeting the tribals of Niyamgiri in Orissa, Rahul Gandhi is headed for Haryana to meet students. The Congress general secretary is scheduled to visit Hisar, Kurukshetra and Karnal on Friday to interact with students. Rahul has been focusing on farmers too after protests in UP over land...
  • Is land acquisition the next political battleground? 26-08-2010 11:31 PM

    Land politics in Orissa and Uttar Pradesh have been grabbing the headlines for the past few days. Rahul Gandhi on Thursday backed tribals in Orissa in their fight against Vedanta mining project. In Delhi, thousands of UP farmers protested against land acquisition for Yamuna Expressway Project. ...
  • Farmers clash with police in UP, 2 killed 15-08-2010 07:17 PM

    They were demanding higher compensation for their land acquired by UP government for Yamuna Expressway project. ...