FARIDABAD

  • Largest Indian flag weighing 48 kgs to be hoisted in Faridabad Yesterday

    The largest Indian flag weighing 48 kgs will be hoisted at a height of 250 feet in Faridabad. ...
  • Aadhar card number to be added to voter list Yesterday

    Faridabad: To weed out bogus voting, Aadhar card number of the voter will now be added to voter list. District administration in Faridabad has launched a drive to collect the Aadhar card numbers of the voters and link it to electoral rolls. The administration has started the updation and rectification of...
  • Teenage girl raped in Haryana February 23, 2015

    Faridabad: An 18-year-old girl was allegedly repeatedly raped by a youth who also filmed the act, police said on Monday. The incident occurred a more than a week back when the girl, whose parents sell milk, had gone to the house of the accused, Virendra, to deliver the milk, a...
  • Faridabad: Aam Aadmi Party opens office at Ballabgarh February 22, 2015

    Faridabad: Buoyed by its overwhelming victory in Delhi Assembly polls, Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday opened its office in Ballabgarh area of this district in Haryana. "The party has decided to open the office in the city after observing large number of its followers in the area," party's district organiser Abhash...
  • Teenage girl raped in Haryana February 16, 2015

    Faridabad: An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth on the pretext of getting her a job in Ballabhgarh area in the district, police said on Monday. The victim, a resident of Noida, in her complaint said that she knew the accused, identified as Gopal, who had called her Sunday...
  • Faridabad autos give free rides as Arvind Kejriwal takes charge as Delhi CM February 14, 2015

    Faridabad: Auto-rickshaw drivers in Faridabad in the National Capital Region (NCR) on Saturday gave free rides to commuters to mark the swearing-in ceremony of Arvind Kejriwal as the Delhi Chief Minister. Auto-rickshaw union leader Sitaram said they were very happy with the Aam Aadmi Party's victory in the Delhi assembly...
  • Faridabad: Student succumbs to burns December 22, 2014

    Faridabad: The Class VIII student who immolated himself in a Faridabad school succumbed to injuries on Monday. The student, who told the police about a teacher who scolded and punished him unnecessarily, had taken the extreme step in November. Based on the statements given by the boy and his...
  • Class 8 student who set himself on fire battles for life in Faridabad November 27, 2014

    A class 8 student is battling for his life after he set himself on fire inside the school premises in Faridabad. The child was allegedly harassed by school authorities for poor performance. His relatives claim that his grades had been slipping and teachers were taunting him. He was also upset...
  • Class 8 student sets himself on fire at Faridabad school, sustains 45 per cent burn injuries November 26, 2014

    Faridabad: A class eighth student set himself on fire at a Faridabad school on Wednesday morning. The teenager has been rushed to the Safdarjung hospital. The teenager who set himself on fire inside the school premises has sustained 45 per cent burn injuries. Reports suggest that the student had carried...
  • High level of pollution in cities across India after Diwali, Faridabad maintains prescribed standards October 24, 2014

    New Delhi: After the celebrations, in the the fallout of Diwali, the quality of air has gone alarmingly bad across the country. The Met department has predicted that the air will stay polluted for the next two days. On Thursday, the national capital recorded 210 micro grams per cubic metre...
  • Faridabad cracker market fire: Fire station officer suspended, 5 injured October 22, 2014

    Faridabad: A day after a huge fire erupted at a cracker market on the Dussehra ground in Faridabad, the fire station officer has now been suspended. 5 people have been injured and over 200 makeshift stalls and 20 vehicles have been burnt. Police authorities have said that the fire is...
  • Faridabad cracker market fire: Vendors helpless, hundreds of onlookers, no police October 22, 2014

    Just a day ahead of Diwali people banking on the sale of crackers in Faridabad are reduced to tears, worried and have just one question - what next? A morning after a huge fire gutted Faridabad's biggest cracker market at the Dussehra Ground, there were hundreds of onlookers gathered at...
  • Faridabad: Cracker market goes up in flames October 22, 2014

    Around 200 shops were reduced to ashes when a massive fire engulfed a cracker market in Faridabad's Dussehra Ground on Tuesday evening. ...
  • Faridabad: A dark Diwali for vendors who sold crackers at Dussehra Ground October 21, 2014

    Faridabad: Ajay Batra, a middle-aged businessman, was one of those who lost their shops and vehicles in the huge fire that gutted over 200 cracker stalls at Faridabad's Dussehra Ground on Tuesday evening. And like anyone in his situation, Batra was rightly outraged. "We paid hefty fire safety charges when we got...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 21, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Help pours in for baby Twisha, mother collects nearly Rs 2 crore for treatment October 21, 2014

    This Dhanteras, as you step out to buy yourself something, spare a thought for a 3-and-a-half-year-old child, who urgently needs your help. Baby Twisha, born with an incomplete food pipe needs Rs 7.5 crore to undergo a complicated procedure in Boston to survive. Twisha has already undergone 20 surgeries but...
  • Watch: Over 200 stalls gutted in fire at Dussehra Ground in Faridabad October 21, 2014

    Over 200 shops were gutted in a huge fire at a cracker market in Faridabad's famous Dussehra Ground on Tuesday evening. Five people were reportedly injured and 20 cars were damaged in the fire. ...
  • Faridabad: Over 200 stalls gutted in fire at Dussehra Ground, three injured October 21, 2014

    Over 200 shops were gutted in a huge fire at a cracker market in Faridabad's famous Dussehra Ground on Tuesday evening. Five people were reportedly injured and 20 cars were damaged in the fire. ...
  • Faridabad: Over 200 stalls gutted in fire at cracker market at Dussehra Ground October 21, 2014

    Faridabad: Over 200 shops were gutted in a huge fire at a cracker market in Faridabad's famous Dussehra Ground on Tuesday evening. The number of injuries and deaths is still not confirmed as the police say that five people were hurt but eyewitnesses put the figure at 20. Around 20 cars...
  • Faridabad: Jilted lover shoots girl, commits suicide October 18, 2014

    Faridabad: A woman in her youth was shot dead by a 40-year-old medical practitioner before committing suicide in a case of unrequited love, police said. Manisha, 24, had come back to her residence on Friday evening when Vinod, a doctor by profession, barged in and tried to convince the girl one...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: Modi woos Faridabad voters, calls for end to dynasty politics October 6, 2014

    Faridabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi breathed in new life into the election scene in Faridabad as he addressed an election rally in this National Capital Region on Monday. Flanked by the Haryana BJP unit, Modi appealed to the voters to elect a majority government in the state like that at the...
  • Haryana elections: Gurgaon, Faridabad voters seek a separate manifesto September 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Haryana is one of the most urbanised states in India. The National Nighway Number 1 or the Grand Trunk Road which passes through the northern part of the state is dotted with booming towns and cities. It's proximity to the National Capital New Delhi has resulted in heavy...
  • 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 DelhiNCR 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 DelhiNCR 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 DelhiNCR; Monsoon to hit Kerala today June 1, 2014

    New Delhi: After as many as 45 people lost their lives in thunderstorm in DelhiNCR 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

    Lok Sabha Election Live Blog: March 22 ...