Ghaziabad: News

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

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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.

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