GREATER NOIDA

  • UP: Station officer beaten up by constable, his companions November 10, 2014

    Greater Noida: A station officer in Greater Noida was beaten up in his office by a subordinate. A constable from the Sikandrabad station is believed to have gotten into a heated discussion with the Station Officer regarding a recommendation - following which the constable, along with his companions, attacked the...
  • National Green Tribunal issues notice over rising cases of Cancer in Greater Noida November 7, 2014

    Noida: The National Green Tribunal has issued a notice to the Chief Secretary of the Uttar Pradesh government, the UP pollution control board, the District Magistrate and SSP of Noida to file a report on the rising cases of cancer in the Greater Noida district, allegedly due to consumption of...
  • Noida: 57 dead in 5 years due to cancer, villagers blame water quality November 2, 2014

    Noida: Around five villages near the Chhap-raula Industrial Area in Greater Noida are seeing abnormally high number of cancer cases surface in the last five years. According to a survey by the government 57 people have died in the last five years due to cancer and there are 36 people...
  • Noida, Greater Noida Authorities sign MoU with DMRC for metro extension October 18, 2014

    Noida: The development authorities of Noida and Greater Noida on Saturday joined hands with Delhi Metro Rail Corporation for two metro extensions from City Centre to Noida Sector 62 and Greater Noida and is likely to be completed by 2017. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between DMRC Managing Director Mangu...
  • Did UP RTI activist fake his own death for love? August 27, 2014

    Noida: Three months after the charred body of RTI activist Chandra Mohan Sharma was found in his car in Greater Noida, the plot has thickened. It has now emerged that the body may not be Sharma's. In fact, the police says that he may have faked his death to be...
  • Smart system to manage traffic on NoidaGreater Noida expressway soon August 2, 2014

    The muchawaited Intelligent Traffic Management System (ITMS), will be soon coming to Noida along the 24km NoidaGreaterNoida 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 2km noconstruction 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 ecosensitive zone around the Okhla Bird Sanctuary. The Ministry is mooting a 2km...
  • 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 Noidaeven 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 fatherinlaw...
  • 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 Noidawhile 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 antiPak 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 antiPakistan 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 711 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 711 at...
  • Auto Expo: 40 new cars on display February 6, 2014

    Automobile manufacturers gave a thumbsup to the Auto Expo as the show kicked off in a very businesslike 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 NoidaGr Noida Metro to start in MayJune: GNIDA chief January 23, 2014

    Noida: Work on the NoidaGreater 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 weeklong 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 biggestever 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 fiveyear 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 24, 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 CNNIBN, 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 9, 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 CNNIBN 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...