Three persons were arrested for allegedly raping and filming a girl in Greater Noida. The incident came to light four days back when the family members of the girl came to know about a video footage of her rape.
A petitioner through a fresh plea on Friday objected to 100 meters of eco-zone around Noida’s Okhla bird sanctuary. The National Green Tribul admitted the plea and issued notices to the MoEF, the Noida authority and other concerned authorities.
Retired zoology professor Dr Bhagwan Prasad Saxena is 78 now, but he retains a teen-like passion and zeal for all that is green, particularly cacti and succulents.
To address the issue of burgeoning traffic congestion, the Noida authority on Tuesday said it will spruce up all traffic signals. It has also directed engineers to ensure that all defunct signals are repaired within an hour of receiving a complaint.
Animal rights activists and residents’ welfare associations (RWAs) in the city have suggested registration of pet dogs in order to control the rising population of stray dogs in the city. Sanjay Mohapatra, owner of House of Stray Animals, said the RWAs have accepted the idea in principle.
The traffic police started issuing postal challans for offences at Noida intersections on Friday, with 53 offenders being booked on the first day itself. Interestingly, the first challan was issued to a policeman as he was riding his motorbike without a helmet.
In a huge relief to the tens of thousands of home buyers around Noida and adjoining south-east Delhi areas, the environment ministry on Tuesday spelt out the dimensions of the eco-sensitive zone around Noida’s Okhla bird sanctuary by limiting it to one kilometre.
The special task force (west) of the Uttar Pradesh police have arrested an ex-policeman of the Delhi Police who was wanted in 20 cases of robbery and the Arms Act, after a brief encounter. A reward of Rs 50,000 was also declared on him.
Greater Noida’s mysterious flasher has been having a free run of sorts in the Omicron 1A society, where he targets Block C most of the time. He looks for women, singly or in groups, and strips before them.
Noida chief engineer Yadav Singh suited every regime in UP as he was a handy conduit granting favours to the political blue-eyed boys, real estate giants and liquor barons.
The Uttar Pradesh government said it has set up a single-window clearance system for entrepreneurs, corporate houses and other investors in order to attract investment in the IT sector.
Report sent to National Green Tribunal says all nine sites inspected in Noida were extracting water using borewells for construction.
Commuters were facing a harrowing time on Noida roads on Thursday as the Delhi Police have prohibited entry of heavy transport vehicles (HTVs) in the city from Wednesday midnight till 2 pm on Thursday. The restriction has been imposed in view of the rehearsal of the Independence Day parade on August 13.
The Noida authority on Monday said it has decided to change the design of a proposed elevated road to be built above the Master Plan 1 road.
Residents are demanding a complete elimination of toll plazas on the Delhi-Noida-Direct Flyway and its link to Mayur Vihar-1, and refused to accept DND operator’s proposal of altering few conditions of the agreement.