Women empowerment has been a much talked about issue, more so after the infamous Delhi gang rape on December 16 last year. Yet, crimes against women are on an all time high. Ridhima Shukla reports.
Fifteen passengers, including a six-year-old girl and three women, were injured when a UP roadways bus was hit by a truck in Greater Noida on Saturday. HT reports.
With help from the Kannauj police in UP, Noida police tracked down a stolen car on Friday night using the GPS system installed in the vehicle. HT reports.
Work on a six-lane bridge across the Yamuna — between a proposed Delhi Metro bridge and the Kalindi Kunj barrage bridge — may get delayed because the Central Water and Power Research Station in Pune has advised the Noida authority to shift its site.
The Sharda University campus in Greater Noida had turned into a virtual battleground late on Monday night after a clash broke out between Afghan and Indian students leaving nine of them injured.
Shirish Kumar, a class VI student of a primary school in Noida, looks at the fan in his classroom and wonders when it will start working. He is amongst the thousands of children who have been studying in classrooms that do not have electricity for two years now.
Within its steel and glass facade, various education centres in the national capital region (NCR) are selling 'quick-fix' long-distance degrees and diplomas from universities, which are not even eligible to operate outside their home state. Ushinor Majumdar reports.
The Noida authority has formed a high-level committee to expedite its elevated road and underpass projects. HT reports.
A multi-crore plot allotment scam has come to light in the city. The Noida authority on Saturday ordered a probe into the alleged irregularities in the allotments that were made during the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) regime in 2008. Vinod Rajput reports.
The menace of heavy vehicles claimed two lives in separate accidents in Noida on Sunday. HT reports.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the government was taking steps to draw investment into India and pull the economy's growth back to more than 8% during the next five years.
Four men, who allegedly kidnapped two Amity University students on April 30, were nabbed by the Uttar Pradesh special task force and the Noida Police on Thursday. The students had been released after their parents paid a ransom of Rs. 85 lakh.
Agitating construction labourers turned violent on Saturday morning and set afire around four vehicles besides damaging a real estate developer’s site office in Sector 108. They were protesting against the alleged non-payment of wages for the past few months.
After HT carried a report on how a Norwegian woman was being harassed for lodging police complaints about the mysterious death of 10 stray dogs in her NSG Black Cat Enclave area, the UP Police has finally swung into action and lodged an FIR against unidentified persons.
With city residents getting more health conscious, protein supplements used to gain mass have become popular.