Ghaziabad: News

24 Nov 2023

Uttar Pradesh

After Noida, Intelligent Traffic Management System coming to Ghaziabad

The Uttar Pradesh government is set to introduce the Intelligent Traffic Management System (ITMS) in Ghaziabad, following its successful implementation in Noida.

Delhi-Meerut RRTS: SC gives Delhi 1 week to clear dues

In a strong-worded order, the Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Delhi government to allocate its Rs. 415 crore share for the Delhi-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) by November 28.

03 Oct 2023

Delhi Police

Delhi Police raids NewsClick journalists' homes in China funding case 

The Delhi Police is reportedly carrying out multiple raids at the residences of journalists and employees working with the news outlet NewsClick on Tuesday.

07 Sep 2023

G20 Summit

G20 Summit: Army conducts mock drill, 1,000 cops deployed

The security forces in Delhi are on their toes as the G20 Summit, to be held in the national capital over the weekend, approaches.

06 Sep 2023

Uttar Pradesh

Ghaziabad boy dies of rabies months after hiding dog bite

A 14-year-old boy from Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad, Shahvaz, succumbed to rabies on Monday after being bitten by a dog around two months ago. He had reportedly hidden the incident from his parents for fear of being scolded.

29 Jul 2023


Noida: Speeding car rams into Kerala governor's convoy, 2 arrested

In an incident of a security breach, a speeding car on Friday night rammed into Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan's convoy while he was on his way from Noida to Delhi, reported India Today.

Weather update: IMD issues fresh alerts for Gujarat, Maharashtra

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a fresh alert for some parts of the country amid the monsoon fury.

Flood-like situation in Gujarat, Maharashtra; lightning kills 2 in MP  

Heavy rains triggered flood-like situations in several states and union territories, including Gujarat, Maharashtra, Jammu and Kashmir, and Himachal Pradesh, on Sunday.

17 Jul 2023


Delhi floods: Yamuna rises again, causing panic; some schools shut

The Yamuna River water level started rising again on Monday, triggering panic among residents in Delhi's submerged areas.

11 Jul 2023


On camera: Bus-car collision on Delhi-Meerut Highway leaves 6 dead

In a tragic incident, six passengers died, and two others sustained critical injuries after their car was hit by a bus on the Delhi-Meerut Expressway in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, on Tuesday.

22 Jun 2023

Uttar Pradesh

Ghaziabad: Woman tortured to death by relatives over theft suspicion

A 23-year-old woman was tortured to death by her relatives on suspicion of stealing jewelry from their house in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad.

06 Jun 2023


India has 15 out of world's 20 most polluted cities

India has once again performed poorly in the World Air Quality Report.

29 Apr 2023

Mukhtar Ansari

Gangster-politician Mukhtar Ansari sentenced to 10 years in jail

Gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari was sentenced to a 10-year jail term by a court in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, on Saturday, reported India Today.

Setback for Rana Ayyub as SC dismisses plea against summons

In a major setback for journalist Rana Ayyub, the Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed her petition challenging a summons issued by a Ghaziabad special court in a money laundering case, PTI reported.

15 Dec 2022

Uttar Pradesh

UP: Landlord kills tenant, cuts, disposes body parts across state

After two months of investigation, the police on Wednesday arrested a man for allegedly killing his tenant, chopping up his body, and disposing of it across the state.

04 Nov 2022

Air Pollution

As the AQI rises, use these tips to breathe better

Here's to breathing better!

26 Oct 2022

Uttar Pradesh

Ghaziabad: Man's head crushed with bricks over parking dispute

In a shocking incident, a parking dispute led to a man being murdered in Ghaziabad district of Uttar Pradesh.

21 Oct 2022

Crime Against Women

Ghaziabad gang-rape case a conspiracy to implicate property rivals: Police

The alleged Ghaziabad gang-rape that was reported on Tuesday has a new twist as police have said that it was a 'conspiracy' to implicate the rivals involved in a property dispute.

19 Oct 2022


5 abduct, gang-rape woman in Ghaziabad, dump her on road

Five men allegedly abducted a 40-year-old woman in Ghaziabad. The accused gang-raped and tortured her for two days by inserting a rod in her private parts and later dumped her on the road.

18 Oct 2022


Noida: Stray dog attacks 7-month-old; baby succumbs to injuries

A seven-month-old baby died at a private hospital in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, on Tuesday after being mauled by a stray dog inside a housing society.

05 Oct 2022

Uttar Pradesh

16-year-old boy dies, 3 injured as TV explodes in Ghaziabad

A 16-year-old boy died while three others were injured after an LED TV exploded at his house in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, NDTV reported.

09 Sep 2022

Uttar Pradesh

Fines to muzzles: RWAs act tough amid dog bite cases

Times have become difficult for pet owners in high-rise colonies with residents' welfare associations (RWA) issuing arbitrary notices and imposing fines on them following a rise in cases of dog bites.

09 Aug 2022

Uttar Pradesh

'Masoom Sawaal' poster shows Krishna on sanitary napkin; FIR filed

A Hindi movie poster has yet again rubbed people the wrong way for "hurting religious sentiments."

20 Jun 2022

Uttar Pradesh

UP Boards: Kidnapper, murder-accused take exams behind bars, score 70%+

Lokesh, a convict in a case involving kidnapping and forcing a woman to marry in Saharanpur, received 72% marks in Class 12 Uttar Pradesh Board examinations, as per a senior jail official.

22 Apr 2022


Modinagar school bus accident: Boy dies after head hits pole

A 10-year-old student of a private school in the Modinagar area of Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad died on Wednesday in a freak accident on his school bus.

17 Apr 2022

Yogi Adityanath

UP: Adityanath puts NCR districts on alert amid COVID-19 surge

The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday put its National Capital Region (NCR) districts, including Noida, Greater Noida, and Ghaziabad, on high alert following a surge in COVID-19 cases.

14 Apr 2022


Delhi: Student, teacher test positive for COVID-19; classmates sent home

A private school in Delhi on Thursday reported two COVID-19 cases—with a student and a teacher testing positive—prompting the authorities to send the primary contacts home.

11 Apr 2022

Uttar Pradesh

3 students test COVID-19 positive at Ghaziabad school, classes suspended

A private school in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad suspended offline classes for two days after three of its students tested positive for COVID-19, India Today reported on Monday.

24 Jan 2022

Republic Day

Delhi Traffic Police issues R-Day advisory, check routes to avoid

The Delhi Traffic Police on Monday issued an advisory for Republic Day celebrations that will take place on Wednesday.

17 Dec 2021


Farmers protest: Why Singhu, Ghazipur borders will open by January

The Ghazipur and Singhu border crossings of Delhi will be reportedly open to commuters only from January despite the farmers' protest there ending.

22 Oct 2021


SC issues notice to ex-Twitter India head Manish Maheshwari

The Supreme Court has issued a notice to Manish Maheshwari, the former head of Twitter's India operations, in connection with a petition filed by the Uttar Pradesh Police.

18 Aug 2021


24-year-old man held over a month after killing a woman

A team of the Ghaziabad police and Special Operation Group (SOG) on Tuesday evening arrested a 24-year-old murder accused after a brief gunfight over a month after shooting dead a woman.

11 Aug 2021


Dasna temple priest Swami Nareshanand Saraswati stabbed

A priest was stabbed multiple times in Dasna Devi Temple (Ghaziabad district, Uttar Pradesh) in the early hours of Tuesday.

09 Jul 2021

Uttar Pradesh

Ghaziabad: Man opens fire at lover's family, kills her sister-in-law

A man allegedly stormed into his lover's house in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district on Thursday and opened fire on her family members, killing her sister-in-law, as he was enraged after they fixed her marriage with someone else, the police said.

06 Jul 2021


Police notice to Twitter's ex-grievance officer in Ghaziabad assault case

The Ghaziabad Police has sent a notice to Twitter's former grievance officer in India, Dharmendra Chatur, in connection with the Loni assault video case.

30 Jun 2021

Uttar Pradesh

Man arrested for gunning down uncle and cousins in Ghaziabad

A man was arrested for killing his uncle and two cousins and injuring his aunt in the Loni area of Ghaziabad, police said on Tuesday.

18 Jun 2021


UP Police sends notice to Twitter over Ghaziabad assault video

The Uttar Pradesh Police has sent a legal notice to Twitter's India head for allegedly "provoking communal unrest" in the recent case involving an assault on an elderly Muslim man in Ghaziabad near Delhi.

17 Jun 2021


Loni case: Complaints registered against Swara Bhasker in Delhi, UP

Two complaints have been lodged against Bollywood actress Swara Bhasker in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh yesterday in connection to the Ghaziabad assault video, as per reports.

14 Jun 2021

Uttar Pradesh

Ghaziabad man kills parents after being denied share in property

A 40-year-old man in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district has been arrested by the police for allegedly killing his parents after he was denied a share in the family property.

24 May 2021

Uttar Pradesh

After black, white fungus, yellow fungus case reported in Ghaziabad

After reports of black fungus and white fungus, a case of yellow fungus has been reported in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad.

19 May 2021

Uttar Pradesh

RWAs take arms against COVID-19 in Noida, Ghaziabad

As the administration in Uttar Pradesh faces criticism for its handling of COVID-19, Resident Welfare Associations (RWAs) in Ghaziabad and Noida have taken it upon themselves to tackle the outbreak.

24 Apr 2021


'Oxygen Langar': Ghaziabad gurudwara offers oxygen cylinders to COVID-19 patients

Amid the devastating COVID-19 crisis in Delhi-NCR, a gurudwara in Indirapuram, Ghaziabad has started an "Oxygen Langar" - an initiative to help coronavirus patients suffering from respiratory problems.

18 Apr 2021

Uttar Pradesh

Ghaziabad reports 2 COVID-19 deaths; bodies pile up for cremation

Despite Ghaziabad reporting only two "COVID-related deaths" in April, the Hindon cremation ground has reportedly been struggling to cope with the number of bodies piling up.

08 Apr 2021


14-year-old boy apprehended for rape of two-year-old girl in Ghaziabad

A 14-year-old boy with speech impairment was apprehended from Loni in Ghaziabad for allegedly raping a two-year-old girl, police said.

26 Mar 2021

Uttar Pradesh Police

Ghaziabad: Family robbed of valuables worth over Rs. 2.5 lakh

A trader's wife and son were held hostage by two robbers inside their home and valuables worth over Rs. 2.5 lakh were stolen in Ghaziabad's Kavi Nagar area, police said.

15 Mar 2021

Uttar Pradesh

Farmers' protest: Delhi-Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur border reopened for traffic movement

The Ghazipur border between Delhi and Uttar Pradesh that remained closed due to the Farmers' protest against three Central farm laws has been reopened for traffic movement on Monday.

05 Mar 2021

Uttar Pradesh Police

Inter-state gang, that looted more than 100 jewelers, busted

The Ghaziabad police, on Thursday, claimed to have busted an inter-state gang of thieves that targeted jewelry shops with the arrest of four of its members, including a woman. Interestingly, three jewelers also used to help the gang regularly.

04 Mar 2021

Uttar Pradesh

Occultist murder case: Rival held for murder conspiracy in Ghaziabad

An occultist has been arrested for his alleged involvement in the murder of his rival in Ghaziabad last month, police said on Wednesday.

02 Mar 2021


Farmers' protest: One side of Ghazipur border reopens for traffic

Vehicular movement was partially resumed at the Delhi-Ghaziabad Ghazipur border over a month after being shut.

28 Jan 2021


Farmers protesting at Ghazipur border asked to vacate, end protest

Farmers protesting the newly-enacted farm laws in Ghazipur at the Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border have been asked to vacate the roads and end their protest on Thursday.

05 Jan 2021

Uttar Pradesh

Contractor arrested in Ghaziabad crematorium roof collapse incident

The contractor wanted in connection with a crematorium roof collapse incident that claimed 24 lives and injured 17 in Muradnagar, Uttar Pradesh, was arrested from a village near the border of Meerut and Muzaffarnagar, police said on Tuesday.

19 Aug 2020


Heavy rain lashes Delhi-NCR; flooding, traffic-jams reported in many areas

Delhi and parts of the National Capital Region (NCR), on Wednesday morning, woke up to heavy rainfall that has led to waterlogging and traffic snarls in several areas.

22 Jul 2020

West Bengal

Journalist, shot in front of daughters, dies; family demands answers

In a terrible piece of news that shows law and order has gone for a toss in Uttar Pradesh, the journalist, who was shot at by criminals in Ghaziabad on Monday evening, died, doctors confirmed on Wednesday.

21 Jul 2020

Uttar Pradesh

Ghaziabad: Journalist shot at in front of daughters, five arrested

A journalist was shot at by unidentified criminals in Ghaziabad late on Monday, with parts of the chilling attack being recorded on CCTV camera.

10 Jun 2020


Noida: Action initiated against seven hospitals over pregnant woman's death

Seven hospitals, including three state-run ones, are facing action after a 30-year-old woman, in her eighth month of pregnancy, died last week as she was denied the treatment.

For Noida, Ghaziabad residents, flight ticket to act as pass

In what comes as a big relief for commuters from Noida, the administration said on Friday that movement pass is not needed for those who have a valid train or flight ticket.

03 Apr 2020

Yogi Adityanath

UP: Tablighi Jamaat members booked under NSA for vulgar conduct

Members of the Islamic group, Tablighi Jamaat, who misbehaved with nurses at a Ghaziabad Hospital, passed lewd comments and allegedly made obscene gestures face charges under the stringent National Security Act (NSA), reports said on Friday.

03 Apr 2020

Uttar Pradesh Police

Ghaziabad: Tablighi Jamaat members kept in hospital roam naked

In a rather disgusting incident, members of Islamic group Tablighi Jamaat, who have been kept under observation in Ghaziabad, allegedly passed lewd comments at nurses and roamed about naked inside the medical facility, the Chief Medical Superintendent of the MMG District Hospital claimed in a letter to the Uttar Pradesh Police.

18 Mar 2020


Coronavirus: In gated societies of Noida, Ghaziabad, foreign returnees suffer

Fear and panic around the novel coronavirus have forced residents of some gated societies in Noida and Ghaziabad to look towards their neighbors with suspicion.

03 Dec 2019


Couple commits suicide after allegedly killing their children in Ghaziabad

In a shocking incident, a couple and a woman jumped from the eighth floor of the Krishna Sapphire apartment complex in Indirapuram's Vaibhav Khand, on Tuesday morning.

28 Nov 2019


Ghaziabad: Laptop in sleep mode starts fire in flat

In a major incident, a 26-year-old man had a narrow escape after his laptop exploded on the bed.

12 Sep 2019


Ghaziabad: Viral video shows passport officer thrash applicant

In a shocking incident, a man was allegedly beaten by a government officer at the Regional Passport Office (RPO), Ghaziabad, over presenting digital documents for the renewal of his passport.

10 May 2019


Class X topper, an app developer, wishes to join IIT

After the Central Board of Secondary Education declared the Class X results on Monday, 25 students, who scored 498 marks out of 500, were placed at the second rank all over the country.

09 May 2019

Social Science

15-year-old, who lost father, brother day before boards, scores 92.4%

The day before a board exam is extremely stressful for any student but imagine experiencing a traumatic incident on that day.

22 Apr 2019


Jobless techie murders wife, three children in Ghaziabad, goes missing

A software engineer, Sumit Kumar, has allegedly killed his wife and three children on Saturday.

11 Apr 2019


Woman marries divorced man, leaves him, now demanding money

An FIR was lodged recently against a woman named Pooja Thakur, and eight others, who allegedly tricked a Ghaziabad trader, Arvind Mishra.

10 Apr 2019


5-year-old raped, murdered; accused cousin brother arrested in Ghaziabad

A man was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping and killing his five-year-old cousin sister in Ghaziabad, police said.

02 Apr 2019

Yogi Adityanath

Ex-Navy chief to approach EC over Yogi's 'upsetting' #ModijiKiSena comment

Former Navy Chief Admiral L Ramdas has said that he would move the Election Commission against the Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath for terming the Indian Army as 'Modiji ki Sena' (Modi's army).

01 Feb 2019


Ghaziabad: Pregnant woman saves four children but dies in fire

In an unfortunate incident, a pregnant woman lost her life after a two-story building caught fire in Loni, Ghaziabad on Thursday.

03 Jan 2019


Ghaziabad: 25-year-old commits suicide after being refused drinking money

In a bizarre incident, a 25-year-old man from Ghaziabad allegedly took his own life after he was refused money to buy alcohol and party with his friends.

22 Dec 2018


Ghaziabad passport-office to impound sugar-mill owner's passport over payment dues

Coming down heavily on a sugar mill owner for allegedly erring on sugarcane payments to farmers, the Ghaziabad district administration has asked the regional passport office to impound his passport.

Ghaziabad: Former BJP youth wing leader Bhagat Singh shot dead

Former district vice president of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), Bhagat Singh Khari (30) was shot dead by three bike-borne assailants in the early hours today in Ghaziabad's Loni.

14 Nov 2018

Deepika Padukone

'Zila Ghaziabad' director announces biopic on Bhaichung Bhutia

Director Anand Kumar, best known for Sanjay Dutt-Vivek Oberoi starrer 'Zila Ghaziabad', is working on ex-football captain of India, Bhaichung Bhutia's biopic.

29 Oct 2018


Samachar Plus CEO, who led sting operation against politicians, arrested

The Editor-in-Chief and CEO of Uttarakhand-based channel Samachar Plus was arrested from his Ghaziabad residence yesterday for allegedly putting pressure on one of his employees to do a sting operation on prominent politicians with an intent to blackmail them.

11 Oct 2018

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

Delhi: AAP worker drugged, robbed, burnt alive by his boyfriend

After an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) worker was found charred to death in his SUV on October 5 in Ghaziabad, the Ghaziabad police have arrested three people in connection to the alleged murder.

Ghaziabad: BSF constable fatally shoots colleague in camp

A BSF constable, Ajit, today allegedly shot dead his batchmate Jagpreet from his INSAS rifle at about 6 am at a temporary camp on the Ghaziabad's Link Road area.

07 Sep 2018

Uttar Pradesh

Ghaziabad: Denied ambulance, 3-day-old dies; hospital blames mother's breastfeeding

A protest was staged outside MMG Government Hospital, Ghaziabad, on Thursday after a three-day-old baby died, allegedly, because the hospital didn't provide an ambulance.