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26-year-old IIT, IIM alumnus found dead in his Gurugram apartment

29 Aug 2018

26-year-old IIT, IIM alumnus found dead in his Gurugram apartment

On Tuesday, a 26-year-old IIT and IIM alumnus was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his rented apartment in Gurugram's DLF Phase 5.

Noida: Two women, including a journalist, sexually assaulted in Sector-24

29 Aug 2018

Noida: Two women, including a journalist, sexually assaulted in Sector-24

Two women, including a journalist, were allegedly sexually assaulted by a man in Sector 24 in Noida. One of the complainants claimed the police delayed action which allowed the accused to escape.

Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR; waterlogging disrupts traffic in Gurugram

28 Aug 2018

Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR; waterlogging disrupts traffic in Gurugram

Heavy rains lashed several parts of Delhi-NCR through the night with waterlogging disrupting road traffic movement at many places in the national capital and Gurugram.

Delhi: DJ kills his girlfriend, makes it look like accident

27 Aug 2018

Delhi: DJ kills his girlfriend, makes it look like accident

Suspecting her of unfaithfulness, a 29-year-old man shot dead his girlfriend in North Delhi's Shalimar Bagh, and attempted to make it look like an accident.

NGT directs CPCB to inquire about 51,837 industries in Delhi

26 Aug 2018

NGT directs CPCB to inquire about 51,837 industries in Delhi

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to constitute a committee to inquire about the status of 51,837 industries in the Delhi which are running in residential areas without requisite approvals.

This 57-year-old Gurugram businessman manages traffic every day, selflessly

24 Aug 2018

This 57-year-old Gurugram businessman manages traffic every day, selflessly

It was in 2011 that this businessman realized how bad Gurugram traffic is and decided to do something about it.

#CareerBytes: Top 5 best medical colleges in Delhi-NCR

15 Aug 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 5 best medical colleges in Delhi-NCR

India attracts students from the world over for its high standards in medical education and training, and reasonably affordable fees.

Noida: 43 colleagues allegedly sexually-harassed engineer, sent obscene pictures

14 Aug 2018

Noida: 43 colleagues allegedly sexually-harassed engineer, sent obscene pictures

In a shocking incident, a female engineer working at an IT firm in Noida has alleged 43 of her colleagues sexually harassed her since November 2017.

Blue or orange? Vehicles in Delhi-NCR to soon be color-labeled

13 Aug 2018

Blue or orange? Vehicles in Delhi-NCR to soon be color-labeled

The SC has accepted a proposal by the road transport and highways ministry to color-label vehicles depending on the fuel they use.

Ghaziabad: Class-6 boy murdered by 'friends' who wanted his wristwatch

13 Aug 2018

Ghaziabad: Class-6 boy murdered by 'friends' who wanted his wristwatch

In a horrifying incident, a 12-year-old boy in Ghaziabad was allegedly brutally murdered by three of his friends over a wristwatch.

Ghaziabad: Lawyers go on strike after police thrashes colleague

03 Aug 2018

Ghaziabad: Lawyers go on strike after police thrashes colleague

Lawyers of a Ghaziabad court in Uttar Pradesh went on a strike yesterday over the alleged beating of their colleague by police following an argument between the advocate and an eatery owner.

Gurugram: Three arrested for chopping off Muslim youth's beard

02 Aug 2018

Gurugram: Three arrested for chopping off Muslim youth's beard

Three persons were arrested today for allegedly assaulting, abusing, and chopping off a Muslim youth's beard at Sector 37 in Gurugram, police said.

Woman goes to make tea, finds 5-foot-long snake in kitchen

02 Aug 2018

Woman goes to make tea, finds 5-foot-long snake in kitchen

It was a normal day for Suman Gautam, who lives in Sheetla Colony, Gurugram, till she spotted a five-foot-long Indian rock python in her kitchen.

Meteorological factors improved Delhi air-quality; source still not addressed: Greenpeace

29 Jul 2018

Meteorological factors improved Delhi air-quality; source still not addressed: Greenpeace

Noting that air quality in the national capital had improved due to meteorological factors and not by addressing the "source of pollution", Greenpeace India stressed the need for taking comprehensive action to contain such sources for sustained clean air days.

Ghaziabad: Residents of 64 flats evacuated after road caves in

27 Jul 2018

Ghaziabad: Residents of 64 flats evacuated after road caves in

Residents of two apartments in Ghaziabad's Vasundhara were evacuated after a large portion of a road caved in amid heavy rains yesterday.

Dwarka: Wearing sunglasses at night foils kidnapping bid

26 Jul 2018

Dwarka: Wearing sunglasses at night foils kidnapping bid

Without proper planning, anything is a colossal failure. This is what happened to Vatan Ram and Janmahan Singh when they kidnapped a man, but made him wear sunglasses at night, which raised police's suspicion.

Delhi rains: Traffic disrupted, power supply affected, road caves in

26 Jul 2018

Delhi rains: Traffic disrupted, power supply affected, road caves in

Heavy rains lashed the national capital this morning, throwing life out of gear and bringing traffic to a standstill.

Gurugram: IAS-aspirant dies after checking into hotel with male friend

25 Jul 2018

Gurugram: IAS-aspirant dies after checking into hotel with male friend

A 23-year-old woman who was preparing for the IAS exam died early Tuesday, around four hours after she checked in to a guesthouse in Gurugram's Sector 46 with a companion.

'Make our city safer,' say Gurugram-residents after several sex-racket busts

23 Jul 2018

'Make our city safer,' say Gurugram-residents after several sex-racket busts

Four days after a sex-racket was busted in a club in Gurugram's MG Road, residents of the area carried out a candle march on Sunday demanding action against pubs and clubs inside malls.

Gurugram: Residents protest against drug menace, flesh trade at MG-Road

23 Jul 2018

Gurugram: Residents protest against drug menace, flesh trade at MG-Road

Hundreds of residents marched together at MG Road in Gurugram yesterday, protesting against drug peddling and flesh-trade in the region.

Delhi-NCR witnesses another spell of rains; humidity level remains high

21 Jul 2018

Delhi-NCR witnesses another spell of rains; humidity level remains high

Parts of Delhi and the NCR witnessed rains in the afternoon even as humidity levels continued to remain high.

Gurugram: Realtor shot at as his twin-kids watched from school-bus

19 Jul 2018

Gurugram: Realtor shot at as his twin-kids watched from school-bus

On Wednesday morning, a realtor named Mahesh Yadav was shot dead by five men, including two of his own cousins. Unfortunately, the murder was witnessed by his nine-year-old twins.

This four-legged 'Babu' of Delhi Police is an all-India gold-medalist!

19 Jul 2018

This four-legged 'Babu' of Delhi Police is an all-India gold-medalist!

Delhi Police's Model Town office is receiving a lot of attention recently, courtesy Babu.

Gurugram vs. Noida: A battle of being the best

18 Jul 2018

Gurugram vs. Noida: A battle of being the best

The residents of Gurugram and Noida - touted as the next-gen cities - have always been at loggerheads on which city has the best job opportunities, civic amenities, housing, social life, and safety to offer.

Greater Noida: Three dead after buildings collapse, many feared trapped

18 Jul 2018

Greater Noida: Three dead after buildings collapse, many feared trapped

On Tuesday night, an under construction six-storey building fell on another four-storey one in Greater Noida's Shahberi village, killing three.

Grofers has shut down vegetables/fruits delivery in NCR, Bengaluru

16 Jul 2018

Grofers has shut down vegetables/fruits delivery in NCR, Bengaluru

It has been confirmed that Gurugram-based online grocery delivery service Grofers has shut down its vegetables and fruits delivery segment across NCR and Bengaluru.

Noida: Cancer patient kills wife for refusing him sex

16 Jul 2018

Noida: Cancer patient kills wife for refusing him sex

A 40-year-old barber in Noida slit his wife's throat as she "refused to engage in sex with him" because his mouth cancer had left a hole in his cheek, police said.

Greater Noida horror: 3-year-old allegedly raped inside school, lifeguard held

15 Jul 2018

Greater Noida horror: 3-year-old allegedly raped inside school, lifeguard held

A lifeguard was held on Saturday for allegedly raping a three-and-half-year-old girl in the premises of a private school in Greater Noida.

Gurugram: Man makes video of two-nurses while they're sleeping, arrested

10 Jul 2018

Gurugram: Man makes video of two-nurses while they're sleeping, arrested

A man was arrested for allegedly recording a video of two nurses while they were sleeping in their paying guest accommodation in Sector-5 in Gurugram.

Noida now has the largest mobile factory in the world

08 Jul 2018

Noida now has the largest mobile factory in the world

Thanks to Samsung, Noida can now boast of the world's largest mobile manufacturing factory, a tag which puts it on the global manufacturing map.

Friend's-father forced me to drink alcohol before rape: Gurugram survivor

08 Jul 2018

Friend's-father forced me to drink alcohol before rape: Gurugram survivor

For this 18-year-old Gurugram girl, it was a happy occasion: her childhood friend studying abroad was home for vacations, and they had planned a sleepover.

Gurugram: 15 people, including 5 foreigners, held in spa center

05 Jul 2018

Gurugram: 15 people, including 5 foreigners, held in spa center

Gurugram Police yesterday arrested 15 people, including five foreigners, from a Sector-29 spa center for their alleged involvement in the sex trade.

Coolpad Note 6 with dual-selfie cameras launched for Rs. 8,999

01 May 2018

Coolpad Note 6 with dual-selfie cameras launched for Rs. 8,999

Coolpad has launched its Note 6 smartphone at Rs. 8,999 for the 32GB storage variant and Rs. 9,999 for the 64GB storage variant.

A court order can't stop Delhi from celebrating Diwali

11 Oct 2017

A court order can't stop Delhi from celebrating Diwali

Despite the ban on firecrackers in Delhi, you can still procure some legally. It won't be easy though: you will have to undertake a six-eight hour journey costing few thousands.

Coolpad Note 5 Lite C now available in India!

06 Aug 2017

Coolpad Note 5 Lite C now available in India!

Chinese telecommunications equipment company Coolpad has launched its new budget smartphone, the Note 5 Lite C, at Rs. 7,777 in India.

The world now has over 5 billion mobile subscriptions

22 Jun 2017

The world now has over 5 billion mobile subscriptions

GSMA Intelligence, the research division of the trade organization representing mobile networks across the world, released a report stating that the world has over 5 billion mobile subscribers now.

Delhi to have respite, showers expected on Tuesday

05 Jun 2017

Delhi to have respite, showers expected on Tuesday

Delhiites can heave a sigh of relief from the scorching heat on Tuesday with rainfall to be expected across Delhi NCR.

Mumbai: Commuters face brunt of Ola, Uber strike

14 Mar 2017

Mumbai: Commuters face brunt of Ola, Uber strike

Commuters faced severe hardships after several Ola and Uber taxis went on strike, leading to longer booking times and surge pricing during office hours.

Gurugram: Bar-owners to pay Rs.8 lakh to stay open late

09 Mar 2017

Gurugram: Bar-owners to pay Rs.8 lakh to stay open late

Restaurant, pub and brewery owners in Gurugram have to spend another Rs. 8 lakh every year to be able to stay open till 1 am.

Ola, Uber strike in Delhi called off

24 Feb 2017

Ola, Uber strike in Delhi called off

Ola and Uber drivers in Delhi called off their 13-day strike after talks with Transport Minister Satyendar Jain and an "amicable settlement" with the two companies.