National Capital Region

  • Gurgaon, Noida land prices may fall with fresh supply in Delhi 06-02-2014 11:21 PM

    Land prices in Gurgaon and Noida could fall as over 70,000 acre is likely to come in the Delhi market because of DDA's new land pooling policy, property consultant CBRE said on Thursday. "The land pooling policy will prove to be positive for the National Capital Region (NCR) in the...
  • Delhi employees to get paid leave for polling on Wednesday 03-12-2013 09:32 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi voters working in the National Capital Region will get a paid leave on December 4 after the Election Commission directed the employers of public and private companies to allow them to exercise their franchise. December 4 has been declared as a public holiday in the national capital...
  • Delhi wakes up to heavy rainfall, more rain expected this weekend 11-10-2013 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: The residents of Delhi woke up to heavy downpour on Friday morning as rains lashed the city and NCR. The Met department had predicted heavy to moderate rainfall for this weekend. This year's monsoon in Delhi is tipped to be the longest in more than 50 years. According...
  • Five deaths, 1,000 cases of dengue reported in NCR 26-09-2013 08:57 AM

    New Delhi: The dengue scare is back with more than five deaths and over 1,000 cases have been reported in the national capital region itself. What's more worrisome is that that medical experts say the number of cases this time round has doubled since last year. Five deaths and 1,355...
  • Gurgaon: Decomposed body of woman found in the tool box of a bus 21-08-2013 02:53 PM

    Gurgaon: The decomposed body of a young woman was found inside the tool-box of a bus in Gurgaon. The bus used by an international school in Gurgaon had returned from a workshop. The police are in the process of identifying the body. The post-mortem of the body will take place...
  • Traffic, waterlogging in Delhi, heavy rains expose lack of preparedness 21-07-2013 04:30 PM

    New Delhi was brought to a standstill on Saturday after heavy rains lashed National Capital Region. The downpour which went on for five-hours, sparked traffic snarls across the city, with heavy waterlogging in several places. It is the heaviest rainfall that the capital has witnessed in the last 10 years....
  • Noida's new landlords 07-06-2011 11:31 AM

    Noida: Since 2008, residents of the National Capital Region (NCR) have had to contend with a very annoying problem: Endless text messages about yet another upcoming real estate project in the Noida and Greater Noida region. Those messages reflect the bustle of a new urban centre at the south-eastern edge...
  • Power crisis in National Capital Region 31-05-2011 08:57 AM

    New Delhi: With rapid urbanization in National Capital Region (NCR), the power demand shoots up by 15 per cent every year, but the supply fails to catch up. Even the residents of upmarket Gurgaon can't escape a 5-6 hour power cut daily. The building management provides a 24-hour power backup...
  • Noida: The new crime capital of NCR 12-04-2008 01:34 AM

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar Monday refuted suggestions that the the technique of the Indian batsmen has been affected due to slam-bang approach in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Almost all the Indian batsmen, inluding some seniors, struggled on the pacy and bouncy pitches of Australia as they...
  • Builders pay interest on loan EMI 15-06-2007 09:20 PM

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