The Jharkhand assembly on Wednesday saw repeated disruptions on the domicile issue leading to several adjournments. The house failed to execute any serious business but the treasury bench managed to passed the health and energy department budget by voice vote.
Amidst the launch of many mean machines and futuristic products by leading automobile manufactures, a group of students managed to grab eyeballs with their unique creations at the second day of the 12th auto expo mega event on Thursday.
Seven students of Army Public School were injured, three critically with a 12-year-old boy losing a leg, after their school bus hit a speeding truck here on Thursday morning.
Twenty-five days after an eight-year-old girl was murdered, possibly raped, and her face crushed beyond recognition, the police have made no arrest in the case and, according to members of her family, are trying to pin the crime on them.
It has been more than five years since Aarushi Talwar and her family servant Hemraj were murdered in flat No L-32 of Jal Vayu Vihar in Noida but the incident seems to have left some neighbours and other domestic helps spooked from using the stairs that lead to the terrace.
He was the son of a heart surgeon and she was born to an air force officer. Both met at medical school, fell in love, got married and carved out a name for themselves in Delhi’s dentistry circles.
Call it irony. Women — traditionally at the receiving end of mahapanchayat diktats — have assumed charge in the troubled Khera village of Meerut even as their husbands and sons have gone into hiding.
When Akhilesh Yadav at the age of 38 became the country’s youngest chief minister in March 2012, many hoped Uttar Pradesh, one of India’s worst-governed states, would improve.
On the eve of the first verdict in the December 16 gang rape case, a 35-year-old woman was raped and assaulted by five men - two of them policemen - in Noida. Clearly, nothing has changed and women in the national capital region remain as unsafe as ever.
A 26-year-old man died in the swimming pool of an international school on Tuesday under mysterious circumstances in Noida. Shashank Shekhar reports.
A vocal activist against illegal sand mining in UP was allegedly shot dead by the sand mafia on Wednesday just three days after IAS officer Durga Nagpal was suspended for taking them on. Shashank Shekhar reports.
They recently made their presence felt a little over a month ago when four bikers were arrested, nearly 90 bikes were seized, and two policemen injured during Shab-e-Baraat on June 25.
Last rites: Maya, many other BSP leaders conspicuous by their absence
Shashank Shekhar Singh, who once held the top office of the Uttar Pradesh’s cabinet secretary died in Max Hospital, Saket in New Delhi today.
Motorist using the Delhi-Noida-Direct (DND) Flyway will have to face inconvenience for the next two months.
A call centre employee was allegedly molested and assaulted by three men in a Swift car outside her office in Sector 135 in the wee hours of Thursday. The incident happened when the victim came out with a colleague for some refreshments.
The increasingly politically assertive middle class sees politicians as largely ineffective and corrupt. But it wants a strong leader to solve problems, exactly what Rahul has warned against, Varghese K George
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"Night of horror", this is how Rathin Basu, country president and managing director of Alstom T&D India Limited, described his nearly six hours in captivity. Shashank Shekhar reports.
Noida erupted in violence on the first day of the Bharat Bandh on Wednesday with protesters vandalising hundreds of industrial units and damaging vehicles and property.
The DND Flyway operator's decision to waive off toll during peak hours will help improve the traffic situation in the city, which has gone haywire after the Noida-Delhi carriageway of Kalindi Kunj bridge was closed for the month-long repair work.