As the heat wave in Gurgaon continues, residents are also forced to suffer power cuts lasting four to six hours on a daily basis in many areas. The voltage also remains low most of the time. This has been happening despite the power discoms’ claim to have taken all steps to maintain a regular power supply in May and June.
Rapid Metro is all set to finish civil work of constructing pillars on Golf Course Road in a couple of months after which it will start the work of laying the tracks on its alignment.
In India's upmarket "Millennium City", labourers building luxury homes say they have little choice but to toil in the extreme heat, despite government warnings not to venture outside after this week's heat wave killed 1,700 people.
The first National Digital Literacy Mission centre in partnership with NASSCOM Foundation was inaugurated on Wednesday.
The Gurgaon railway station will soon be modernised with new buildings with four floors, bigger platforms, environment friendly green toilets and foot over bridges.
Stellar Children’s museum, the only children’s museum in the city, operating from the second floor of Ambience Mall will shut down on May 31 due to a funds-crunch.
Environmentalists have written to the forest department regarding illegal construction going on within five kilometres of Sultanpur National Park, Farrukhnagar. They say that no action has been taken in this regard.
A day after HT first reported about illegal mining mafia operating in the Aravalli hills of Raisina and Gurgaon, the district administration sprang into action on Friday, convening a joint meeting of the officials from the millennium city and Mewat on May 29.
When the administration is inactive, illegally mined stones are dumped in around 200-300 trucks and transported out of the mining sites each day. Mining is the chief employment for men in the local villages of Kharak Jalalpur and Bhango.
The police on Wednesday finally booked assailants involved in the brutal assault on four Darjeeling youth in Gurgaon for attempt to murder under Section 307 of the Indian Penal Code.
A week-long HT investigation has revealed that students in the 12-16 age group are increasingly becoming dependent on drugs.
A team of disaster management officials with help from the fire services took stock of several localities soon after aftershocks were felt in the city on Sunday.
The Haryana government has decided Faridabad’s Mangar Bani green belt cannot be classified as a forest, drawing criticism from environmentalists who say the decision to free up about 80,000 hectares of land was influenced by the builder lobby.
A 47-year-old property dealer was shot dead by unidentified assailants on Tuesday morning near Udyog Vihar Phase 1. Pehalwan is a native of village Kharkar in Jhajjar. He was living in Dundahera, Gurgaon at his maternal uncle’s residence for the past few years
Chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar, while speaking on the occasion of the 125th birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, declared that a woman police station would be set up in every district headquarter in the state.