Modinagar factory fire: Toll rises to 9, SHO suspended

India, July 8 -- The death count in the Modinagar factory fire incident went up to nine on Tuesday after a 40-year-old woman succumbed to injuries at a private hospital in Meerut on Tuesday. The polic... Read More

No mechanism for treating medical waste, claim residents

GREATER NOIDA, July 8 -- Residents in the city have alleged that more than three months after pandemic broke, the Greater Noida authority is yet to implement any mechanism on the ground for the separa... Read More

GB Nagar: Property registrations see a drastic fall due to Covid-19 pandemic

India, July 8 -- The Covid-19 pandemic has taken a heavy toll on registration of property in the Gautam Budh Nagar district. Officials of the stamps and registration department said that only 3,000 su... Read More

Crackdown on snatchers, virus fears keep crimes low in Delhi

New Delhi, July 8 -- A hard crackdown, coupled with the fear of an invisible but deadly virus, has given Delhi Police the opportunity of cleaning up the city's streets like never before. If numbers c... Read More

Work on timely referral for Covid patients, Gzb told

India, July 7 -- The state government has laid stress on early detection of Covid-19 cases in order to prevent the rising deaths in Ghaziabad and directed district administration to streamline systems... Read More

80% target achieved during sampling drive

NOIDA, July 7 -- The Gautam Budh Nagar on Monday achieved over 80% of its target of collecting 4,000 samples in a day for coronavirus testing - a significant improvement from Sunday's collection of 55... Read More

High humidity, sweat take a toll on PPE kits

NOIDA, July 7 -- Fighting on the front lines as they treat patients of coronavirus disease (Covid-19), doctors and health care workers in the region have been battling one more challenge: rising tempe... Read More

Illegal factory fire: Unit owner arrested, search on for others

Ghaziabad, July 7 -- The Ghaziabad police on Monday arrested the owner of the illegal factory manufacturing party poppers in Modinagar where eight persons, including seven women and an 18-year-old man... Read More

FIRs to be filed against doctors, nurses who quit job amid pandemic

NOIDA, July 7 -- The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday said that cases will be lodged against doctors and medical staff who decide to quit their jobs during times of the Covid-19 pandemic. Addressin... Read More

UP power minister orders developers to give multipoint connections to high-rise residents

NOIDA, July 7 -- In a big relief to people residing in high-rises in Noida and Ghaziabad, the state government has ordered builders to give multipoint connections to homebuyers, replacing single-point... Read More