Noida

  • child labour
    Aug 02, 2015 13:32 IST

    Child labourers working in eatery for six months rescued by cops

    The city police have rescued three child labourers who were working for an eatery in Greater Noida on Thursday. The children hail from Jharkhand and, according to the police, were being tortured for the past six months.

  • Arrest-handcuffs-P
    Aug 02, 2015 13:27 IST

    Four members of Anil Dujana gang arrested after police encounter

    The city police have arrested four alleged members of the notorious Anil Dujana gang.

  • A man speaks on his BlackBerry phone.
    Jul 26, 2015 01:42 IST

    Mobile-signal boosters Noida’s new health threat

    Have you installed mobile-signal boosters in your home for better cellphone reception? If yes, you and your family are being exposed to harmful radiation which can cause memory loss, headaches and even lower sperm count, the Indian Medical Association has warned.

  • Recyclable sanitary napkins
    Jul 26, 2015 01:16 IST

    UP state govt to provide free sanitary napkins to school girls

    The Uttar Pradesh government has said that it will provide free sanitary napkins to adolescent girls in government and aided schools so that they do not have to skip classes during their menstrual cycle.

  • Recycle rain water
    Jul 18, 2015 11:39 IST

    Noida: Not harvesting rainwater? Pay a fine

    The local authority on Friday said that it has decided to take effective measures to conserve rainwater that goes down the drain every year.

  • Vana Mahotsav
    Jul 20, 2015 12:44 IST

    Ghaziabad: Residents to plant 2,000 saplings this yr to 'go green'

    Gulshan Sadana, a resident of Kaushambi, has begun his annual drive of treeplantation in association with the Kaushambi Apartments Residents Welfare Association (Karwa) with an aim to make Kaushambi, the greenest area in the National Capital Region (NCR).

  • auto service
    Jul 20, 2015 12:16 IST

    Pre-paid auto service expected to start in August in Noida

    The much-awaited prepaid autorickshaw service is likely to start in the city in the first week of August. The move is expected to make travelling safer for commuters and also prevent their fleecing by autorickshaw drivers.

  • Garbage and waterlogging through the app
    Jul 17, 2015 10:54 IST

    Noida Citizen Charter app a hit, 1,000 downloads and counting

    The Noida authority’s Citizen Charter app has gained much popularity among people in a few days of its launch with more than 1,000 android downloads till Thursday.

  • campuscalling
    Jul 18, 2015 11:58 IST

    Variety of courses, proximity to Delhi make Noida colleges popular

    Higher educational institutions in Noida have developed their own pull factors over the years and the increasing preference among students, towards Noida colleges, is simply not because of the Delhi Universityfs increasing cut-offs.

  • Potholes
    Jul 17, 2015 11:06 IST

    Within hours of repair work, potholes back on Noida roads

    Pot-holed roads of the city repaired by the maintenance department of the Noida authority came apart within hours of the work being carried out on Thursday. The road repair work was initiated by the authority after the recent rainfall.

  • 3
    Jul 16, 2015 10:58 IST

    Partial relief: DND toll to stay but select commuters exempted

    In a minor victory for commuters, some categories will be exempted from paying the DND toll, while others get a rebate on two-way commute. However, the toll connecting Delhi-Noida, is here to stay.

  • Botanical Garden
    Jul 13, 2015 11:34 IST

    Botanical Garden hopes for upgrade, better security

    The Botanical Garden of Indian Republic (BGIR) in Sector 38A, may witness development and better facilities ahead. The Noida authority and BGIR officials have decided to prepare a detailed project report (DPR) to make way for its development.

  • Poor drainage
    Jul 12, 2015 23:16 IST

    Resolve Kaushambi civic woes in 5 months: HC

    The Allahabad high court has directed the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) and Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation (GMC) to address the civic issues in Kaushambi, within five months. The court will review the progress of the work on September 15.

  • Electricity
    Jul 12, 2015 23:08 IST

    Starting July 21, UP to crack down on power theft

    The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) is planning a massive crackdown on power theft cases in the city. The drive will be kicked off on July 21 and will continue for two months.

  • Greater noida
    Jul 12, 2015 01:09 IST

    Over 80 displaced families rehabilitated in Noida

    More than 80 families, displaced after their unauthorised houses in Kanavni and Sorkha villages were demolished over the past few months, have been rehabilitated by the district administration.