GURGAON

  • Will make non-aggressive but strong India: Manohar Parrikar 8 hours 34 minutes ago

    Gurgaon: India does not believe in an aggressive posture but will build a position where people should not dare see eye to eye with it, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Sunday. He also asserted there will be "zero tolerance to error" in defence-related issues. Addressing service personnel at Air Force centre...
  • Haryana ministers assure toll fee exemption in Gurgaon 12 hours 26 minutes ago

    Gurgaon: Haryana cabinet minister Rao Narbir Singh and Minister of State Vikram Thekedar on Sunday assured the local populace of exemption from toll charges for their vehicles passing through Kherki Daula on the Delhi-Gurgaon expressway. Narbir Singh said, "We will ensure that people from villages near Kherki Daula gate should be...
  • North East attacks: Crimes or hate crimes? October 17, 2014

    A suspected hate crime was reported in Bangalore where a Manipuri student alleged that he was beaten up by people who demanded he speaks in Kannada. Three people had been arrested in connection with the case. ...
  • People from mainland India more ignorant than those from the Northeast: Ninong Ering October 17, 2014

    Ering was reacting to the assault on two men from the Northeast in Gurgaon on Wednesday night. The duo was beaten up by seven locals with cricket bats. They are both recuperating at a hospital. ...
  • Assault on 2 Northeast Indians in Gurgaon was racial attack: Police October 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Gurgaon Police on Friday confirmed that the attack on two youths from the Northeast on Wednesday night was a racial attack. "It's a case of discrimination and hooliganism. It's a case of ethnic discrimination," DCP Gurgaon East Nazneen Bhasin said at a press conference. Bhasin denied reports that...
  • Three arrested in connection with attack on two northeast Indians in Gurgaon October 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Three people have been arrested in connection with the attack on two northeast Indians in Gurgaon. The arrested men are from the Sinkanderpur area. Two men from the northeast were allegedly beaten with cricket bats by more than seven locals on Wednesday night. They have been in the...
  • Gurgaon Northeast Indians attack case: Accused still at large October 16, 2014

    Two Northeast Indians were allegedly beaten up by locals late on Wednesday night in Gurgaon. After the Bangalore case, an FIR has now been registered in the Gurgaon case. The attackers, however, are still at large. ...
  • They told people from Northeast India to leave, shaved my head, says Gurgaon attack victim October 16, 2014

    Gurgaon: Even as the police ruled out a racist attack angle in the attack on two Northeast Indians in Gurgaon, one of the victims had alleged that the people who attacked them said that all Northeast Indians must leave the city. "They told us that all that people from Northeast...
  • Two Northeast Indians allegedly beaten up by locals in Gurgaon October 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Two days after an alleged attack on a Manipuri student in Bangalore, an FIR has now been registered in Gurgaon after two men from Northeast India were allegedly beaten up by locals. The incident occurred late on Wednesday night. The victims claim they were beaten up by over...
  • Haryana polls: Four generations of a family come out to vote in Gurgaon October 15, 2014

    Four generations of a family come out to vote in Gurgaon in the ongoing Haryana assembly elections. "I am happy I voted; it is very important to vote," said a 95-year-old voter excitedly. ...
  • Haryana Assembly polls: 3 villages decide not to boycott polls over student suicide case October 15, 2014

    Gurgaon: Three Gurgaon villages including Kasan that had decided to boycott voting will go to vote on Wednesday. The villagers have now decided to cast their votes. Senior government officials met the residents of Kasan village on Tuesday and promised to fulfil their demand for a speedy probe into college...
  • 4 villages to boycott Haryana polls after student graded poorly in college commits suicide October 14, 2014

    Four villages in Haryana have decided to boycott the Assembly elections on Wednesday after a student who was allegedly graded poorly by her Gurgaon college committed suicide. Pinky Chauhan had set herself on fire last month and succumbed to her injuries on Sunday. ...
  • PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi address rallies in Haryana; how the day unfolded October 11, 2014

    Ahead of the Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will campaign in the Haryana today and will address rallies in Sirsa, Jind and Gurgaon. ...
  • CJ reports poor condition of street lights in Gurgaon October 10, 2014

    Citizen Journalist Kalpana Vishwanath talks about poor condition of street lights in Gurgaon. ...
  • Pranksters create panic, strap Gurgaon man with toy mobile phone, tell him it's a bomb October 8, 2014

    Gurgaon: A mobile phone, claimed to be a bomb and attached to the stomach of a person, created panic among people here, police said on Wednesday. Sanjeev Naul, 35, of Gurgaon was heading towards his office in Sector 32 when four-five men travelling in a Toyota Fortuner and Mahindra Scorpio forced...
  • Haryana polls: Glitzy Gurgaon flanked by under-developed Mewat October 7, 2014

    Gurgaon: Even as Gurgaon boasts of 26 malls and its own rapid metro system, Mewat district, just kilometers away, has a different story to tell. The district has only one girls' school for 190 villages and even lacks basic facilities. Gurgaon which saw 71 per cent voter turnout in the...
  • Haryana elections: Residents complain of uneven growth in the state October 5, 2014

    All political parties are geared up for the upcoming Haryana assembly elections. Although Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda is confident of victory, Haryana residents complain that growth and development has been uneven in the state- the only two developed cities being Rohtak and Gurgaon. ...
  • Japanese study for mono rail service between Bawana, Gurgaon September 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Japan on Tuesday offered assistance in conducting a feasibility study for mono rail service on a 50-km stretch between Gurgaon on the city's outskirts and Bawana in North West Delhi. This was conveyed during a meeting between Japan's Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport Akihiro Ohta and Urban Development Minister...
  • 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...
  • One electrocuted, five injured in Gurgaon September 6, 2014

    Gurgaon: A man was on Saturday electrocuted while five others were injured when they came in contact with a highvoltage underground electric cable, police said. Nearly a dozen labourers hired by a private contractor were digging for a water pipeline near the Fazilpur Chowk. At least six people came accidentally in contact...
  • Four men including landlord's son gangrape two teenagers near Gurgaon August 11, 2014

    Gurgaon: Two minor girls were allegedly gangraped in Binola village near Gurgaon on Saturday. The two girls, 13 and 15 years of age, were allegedly gangraped by four people, including the son of their landlord. All four of the accused have been arrested. The alleged incident took place on Saturday...
  • Iraqi boy with shrapnel in his brain treated in Gurgaon August 10, 2014

    Gurgaon: Even as US aircraft started pounding bases of ISIS in Iraq on Friday, a 13yearold Iraqi boy was recovering in a hospital bed in faraway Gurgaon. He is back from the jaws of death in his home country. Among many innocent victims of the bloodshed in Iraq, Haidar got...
  • Gurgaon: Brawl turns ugly, 40yearold man files police complaint July 28, 2014

    Gurgaon: A 40yearold man registered a case with the Gurgaon Police after he got into a brawl with two men in an aberrated state. All the three are residents of Nathupura in Gurgaon where they stay in rented accommodations. The incident is reported to have happened on Sunday night. Police have...
  • 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...
  • Gurgaon: Woman kills herself after husband's taunt on skin colour June 5, 2014

    Gurgaon: A 29yearold woman committed suicide on Thursday after her husband taunted her on her skin colour, police said, adding he has been arrested on dowry death charges. Pooja, hailed from Uttarakhand's Nainital, committed suicide early hours on Thursday in her house in Jyoti Park. She lived with her husband Virendra...
  • HC restrains Haryana from prosecuting Maruti for no prior environment clearance May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday restrained Harayana government from "prosecuting" car maker Maruti Suzuki for not having prior environment clearance (EC) for its unit in Rohtak after the company gave an undertaking that it will apply for the green nod. The court held that the company...
  • LS polls: Repolling in 8 Gurgaon polling stations today May 15, 2014

    Gurgaon: Repolling is underway at eight polling stations of the Gurgaon parliamentary constituency. The polling stations include one station each of Sohna and Punhana Assembly segments and three each of Nuh and FerozpurJhirka in Mewat district. The Election Commission announced the decision of repolling after taking cognisance of complaints...
  • MTS to provide free wifi services on Rapid Metro Gurgaon May 14, 2014

    Gurgaon: Rapid MetroRail commuters here will have access to free wifi services on all trains running on the 5.1km long sixstation corridor starting Wednesday. Sistema Shyam Teleservices, which operates under MTS brand name, has partnered with Rapid MetroRail Gurgaon Ltd for providing this service. Apart from the Rapid Metro trains, MTS...
  • Gurgaon: Class 12 student found hanging in school after teacher scolds her for using a mobile phone May 9, 2014

    Gurgaon: In a grim incident, a Class 12 student of a public school in Gurgaon was found dead in the institution's premises. The deceased, a Commerce student, was found hanging from the washroom ceiling of her school in Sector 23, Gurgaon, said police. Investigation has revealed that the student was pulled...