Greater Noida

  • Smart system to manage traffic on Noida-Greater Noida expressway soon August 2, 2014

    The much-awaited Intelligent Traffic Management System (ITMS),  will be soon coming to Noida along the 24-km Noida-GreaterNoida Expressway. Work on ITMS on the expressway is expected to be completed by the year end. Its most important feature is the low response time to an accident. In addition, the system will...
  • 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...
  • Environment Ministry considers a 2-km no-construction zone around Okhla Bird sanctuary June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The Environment Ministry has sought the opinion of states on the National Green Tribunal order against buildings in Greater Noida. The Environment Ministry has sought the opinion of UP, Delhi and Haryana governments for notifying an eco-sensitive zone around the Okhla Bird Sanctuary. The Ministry is mooting a 2-km...
  • Cabinet Approves Draft of UP Sub Service June 25, 2014

    The state cabinet on Wednesday approved draft of UP Subordinate Service Selection Commission Bill 2014 and the Greater Noida Industrial Development Area Rulebook. As per the draft of the Bill, the Commission would have one chairman and maximum eight members having tenure of five years or till 65 years of age,...
  • Four detained in BJP leader murder case June 8, 2014

    Four persons were detained on Sunday for questioning in connection with the murder of BJP leader and Dadri Nagar Panchayat Chairman Geeta Pandit's husband Vijay Pandit in Dadri area in Greater Noida even as police clamped prohibitory orders in Gautam Budh Nagar district. Pandit was shot dead by four assailants last night...
  • Vijay Pandit's death: Relative blames local goons June 8, 2014

    BJP leader Vijay Pandit on Saturday shot dead by local goons in Greater Noida. His relative, Shrichandra Mishra said, "During elections a local goon had warned him that his work for the BJP is working against the SP and that he will have to face consequences." ...
  • Noida: Police detain 4 people in BJP leader murder case; tension grips Dadri June 8, 2014

    Noida: The Noida Police on Sunday detained four people in connection with the murder of BJP leader Vijay Pandit in Greater Noida. Police have also imposed Section 144 in Dadri area of Gautam Buddha Nagar district as BJP leaders have been protesting against the murder and had also torched a few...
  • BJP leader Vijay Pandit shot dead in Greater Noida June 7, 2014

    Greater Noida: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Vijay Pandit was shot dead by some unidentified men in Greater Noida on Saturday. The men came on a motorcycle and fired five bullets at him and the leader died on the spot. BJP workers have been protesting on the spot and have set many vehicles...
  • Greater Noida: Three men rape woman while 4 others keep her family captive in a room June 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The rape horror continues in Akhilesh Yadav's Uttar Pradesh. A woman in Greater Noida was allegedly gangraped in the presence of her family. The seven accused reportedly entered the house, the woman was taken into another room by three men and allegedly raped while her husband and father-in-law...
  • Soil mining: 19 dumpers, machines seized in Greater Noida May 25, 2014

    A total of 19 dumpers and three machines were seized from Momnathal village in Greater Noida while they were being used for illegal soil mining, police said on Sunday. The dumpers, two polane machines and one JCB machine were seized last night, said Greater Noida SP Brijesh Kumar Singh. The persons present...
  • Kashmiri students allegedly beaten up for not shouting anti-Pak slogans in Greater Noida May 5, 2014

    Greater Noida: Three Kashmiri students were allegedly beaten up in their hostel in Greater Noida by a group of eight other students. The students claim that they were forced to say Bharat Mata ki jai and raise anti-Pakistan slogans. When they didn't say this, they were beaten up. The students,...
  • Bus carrying marriage party overturns, one dies, 40 injured April 21, 2014

    A bus carrying a marriage party overturned in Dankaur village in Greater Noida on Monday, leaving one dead and 40 injured, police said. The bus rammed into a road divider and overturned killing one and injuring 40, they said. The guests were returning after attending the wedding ceremony when the accident happened,...
  • 2,913 bottles of smuggled liquor seized in Greater Noida March 15, 2014

    A total of 2,913 bottles of liquor have been seized by district excise and police officers as part of a crackdown against liquor smuggling in the area ahead of Lok Sabha elections. Joint operations on Saturday yielded the large haul of smuggled liquor in the Noida and Greater Noida areas. "Fifty-three...
  • Overdrive: Get all the action from Auto Expo 2014 February 8, 2014

    The 12th edition of the Auto Expo is hosting 55 exhibitors. As many as 70 new vehicles will be unveiled, including 26 global unveilings of which 15 will be cars. The expo comprises two separate events - an auto show that will be open to the public February 7-11 at...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Dreams on wheels February 7, 2014

    The 12th edition of the Auto Expo is hosting 55 exhibitors. As many as 70 new vehicles will be unveiled, including 26 global unveilings of which 15 will be cars. The expo comprises two separate events - an auto show that will be open to the public February 7-11 at...
  • Auto Expo: 40 new cars on display February 6, 2014

    Automobile manufacturers gave a thumbs-up to the Auto Expo as the show kicked off in a very business-like manner even though the new venue in Greater Noida is a little far off from New Delhi. 40 new cars are displayed in the 12th edition of the Auto Expo. ...
  • Work on Noida-Gr Noida Metro to start in May-June: GNIDA chief January 23, 2014

    Noida: Work on the Noida-Greater Noida Metro rail project is likely to begin in May or June, Chairman of the Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA) said on Wednesday. Chairman Rama Raman said this while inaugurating week-long celebrations to mark the 24th Foundation Day of Greater Noida at City...
  • CNG price may rise by steep Rs 8 per kg from April January 13, 2014

    Close on the heels of the biggest-ever increase of Rs 4.50 per kg, the cost of CNG may go up by a steep Rs 8 per kg from April 1 when natural gas prices will almost double. The government on Friday notified the pricing of all domestically produced natural gas at...
  • Ecclestone says India has to decide on its F1 future October 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone expects the Indian Grand Prix to see through the five-year contract and if it has to go beyond that, the onus is on the Indian government whether it wants it or not. Ecclestone, facing corruption charges in England, gave Sunday's race at Greater Noida's...
  • Bernie Ecclestone gives Indian Grand Prix a miss October 27, 2013

    Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has given the Indian Grand Prix a miss for the first time since the race's inception in 2011. "He wanted to come but he is busy with other things, including a court hearing in London next week," a source close to Ecclestone said at the Buddh...
  • Supreme Court refuses to put a stay on Formula 1 race, adjourns case till Nov 1 October 25, 2013

    Supreme Court has refused to put a stay on Formula 1 race on Friday after a petition was filed to put the mega event on hold for alleged tax default. The court has adjourned the matter till November 1st which means the event will take place on Saturday as scheduled. Two...
  • SC agrees to hear plea against Formula One race tomorrow October 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Two days ahead of the Formula 1 race in Greater Noida, a petition seeking to stay the mega event was on Thursday filed before the Supreme Court which agreed to hear it on Friday. A bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam, before whom the matter was mentioned,...
  • Acclimatisation key for success at Indian GP: Lewis Hamilton October 23, 2013

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton tells he is looking forward to this weekend's Indian Grand Prix. ...
  • We have evidence of illegal sand mining in Greater Noida: Natarajan August 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan on Friday claimed that her ministry has found evidence of illegal sand mining in Greater Noida, the district from where IAS Durga Shakti Nagpal was suspended. Natrajan told CNN-IBN that a government panel set up by the Centre has found illegal sand mining activity in...
  • Where was Sonia when Mayawati suspended officers, asks SP August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav has slammed Congress President Sonia Gandhi's intervention in the IAS officer Dugra Shakti Nagpal's suspension case. He has asked that where Sonia was when former chief minister Mayawati was suspending officers. "Sonia Gandhi is chief of the Congress. She can write to the...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Illegal sand-mining rampant in Greater Noida August 2, 2013

    Greater Noida: Was IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal suspended for hurting communal sentiments as is being alleged or punished for taking the sand mafia head on in Uttar Pradesh? The Samajwadi Party denies illegal sand-mining in Noida and Greater Noida, but CNN-IBN has found instances of rampant illegal mining in the...
  • UP: Pressure mounts on CM; will SDM's suspension be revoked? July 30, 2013

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is under pressure after IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal was suspended allegedly for going tough on the sand mining mafia in Greater Noida. After widespread outrage and criticism from the Opposition and the IAS officers association, her suspension may just be revoked. "A...
  • Greater Noida: Man arrested for raping 17-year-old girl at gunpoint June 30, 2013

    Greater Noida: A 17-year-old girl was allegedly raped at gunpoint in a computer training centre in Habibpur village, police said on Sunday. Zakir, an employee at the centre where the girl was enrolled, raped her on June 8 and threatened to kill her if she told anyone about the incident,...
  • Greater Noida: Woman allegedly killed for dowry May 17, 2013

    Greater Noida: A newly-married woman was burnt to death allegedly by her in-laws in Jarch area in Greater Noida. Five persons, including her husband, have been booked, police said, adding that they are absconding. According to the complaint filed by father of the twenty-year-old Renu, she got married to one Dushyant...
  • SP leader Chaman Bhati shot dead in his Greater Noida home April 25, 2013

    Greater Noida: Samajwadi Party national executive member Chaman Bhati was shot dead by assailants in Dabra village in Greater Noida, triggering protests by villagers who demanded arrest of the killers. The assailants scaled the boundary wall of the house of 35-year-old Bhati on Wednesday and killed him. The attack came...