- May 22, 2015 10:41 IST
The Noida authority failed to clear debris of billboards or unipoles and uprooted trees from roads, even on Thursday, two days after strong winds hit the city. Following the negligence of builders who installed unipoles along roads for advertising purposes, a new policy was being drafted to ensure safety of pedestrians and to ensure smooth traffic.
- May 22, 2015 10:16 IST
Around 17,000 cycle rickshaws and 1,000 e-rickshaws have been one of the preferred options for last mile connectivity in Noida. This is because the city does not have a city bus service for commuters to reach metro stations or travel short distances. However, cycle rickshaws and e-rickshaws need to be regularised — the vehicles need to be checked for safety and drivers need to be issued licences.
- May 22, 2015 01:02 IST
The Allahabad High Court on Thursday quashed acquisition of 2,530 square metres (sqm) of land for a group housing project in Noida’s Sector 77, spreading panic among home-buyers.
- May 21, 2015 15:27 IST
Work on Noida-Greater Noida Metro link would commence from June 15, officials of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) informed on Wednesday. The Rs. 1,800 crore project was awarded to Taiwan-based Continental Engineering Corporation (CEC), which built the Delhi metro and is now constructing the Jaipur metro.
- May 20, 2015 23:50 IST
If commuters complain that the hallmarks of a good public transport system — accessibility, safety, affordability, reliability and last mile connectivity — are missing in Noida, they are not wrong.
- May 20, 2015 23:59 IST
Hoping to strike a deal with a leading bus manufacturer, Volvo, to provide an operator for a city bus service after repeated failures in the last three years, Noida authority is working on two models to start the service soon.
- May 20, 2015 13:14 IST
Noida is all set to redesign its faulty arterial roads to offer smooth ride to thousands of commuters and check traffic congestion.
- May 20, 2015 13:06 IST
Blaming it not only on bad planning but also on the poor implementation of provisions made in the building plan for parking facilities, expert in town planning, Pradeep Kharbanda, demanded an audit of the parking facilities across the city.
- May 20, 2015 12:46 IST
In a candid chat with HT, Harsh Vardhan Singh Bhadauria, deputy superintendent of police, Noida authority said that since city planners had not anticipated the exponential rise of vehicles, it was a tough task to get the right amount of parking slots for the residents.
- May 20, 2015 12:19 IST
When it comes to parking of vehicles at unauthorised spots, everybody is a culprit in Noida. Be it government officials, residents, traders or those working in industries. There is hardly any road, lane or bylane in the city that does not have vehicles parked on them.
- May 14, 2015 22:35 IST
Thousands of home buyers in Greater Noida can heave a sigh of relief as the Supreme Court on Thursday settled the dispute over acquisition of farmers’ land on which the suburb has come up.
- May 10, 2015 10:36 IST
A 15-year-old girl died in Greater Noida on Saturday after being set afire for resisting a rape bid by her uncle, who had been blackmailing and sexually assaulting her for the past eight months, the police said.
- May 06, 2015 19:23 IST
Residents of Noida and Ghaziabad residing in high-rises need not fear for their safety if all buildings are engineered as per specifications under the building bye-laws.
- Apr 23, 2015 23:24 IST
Three persons died and a deputy superintendent of police (DSP) was critically injured when a speeding car crashed into a police team on the Greater Noida-Noida Expressway late on Wednesday night. Among the deceased are two policemen and an occupant of the car.
- Apr 23, 2015 13:39 IST
Three persons including two policemen died and a deputy superintendent of police was critically injured when a speeding car hit the police team at Noida-Greater Noida Expressway on Wednesday night. The deceased were identified as constable Mohan Singh and Balraj Singh.