'Will crack down on black market sale of oxygen'

Lucknow, Sept. 14 -- At a time when demand of medical oxygen has gone up amid the Covid pandemic, chief minister Yogi Adityanath has said those found involved in the black marketing of the oxygen used... Read More

A textbook problem: Schools shut, publishers count losses

New Delhi, Sept. 14 -- For the past six decades, Rajiv Gupta's family has been selling school and college textbooks from their shop in Delhi's Nai Sarak, one of the country's biggest textbook markets.... Read More

Noida: firm to be hired by Sept 20 for golf course

NOIDA, Sept. 13 -- The Noida authority on Saturday said that it is likely to finalise an agency to develop a golf course in Sector 151A by September 20. "We floated a tender a month ago. We may finali... Read More

Rs.1.5L to kin of scholar who died in accident

Greater Noida, Sept. 13 -- The Bulandshahr administration on Saturday gave a cheque of Rs.1.5 lakh to the kin of Sudeeksha Bhati, a scholarship holder studying in the US, who had died in a road accide... Read More

1,000 cases in 4 days: GB Nagar hits 10K-mark

NOIDA, Sept. 13 -- In the worst ever wave of Covid-19 in Gautam Budh Nagar district so far, the overall cases took just four days to rise from 9,000 and breach the 10,000-mark on Saturday. District m... Read More

5 students who ran e-commerce website to sell marijuana held

India, Sept. 13 -- The Noida police on Saturday arrested five alleged drug peddlers and seized 4.25 kg marijuana worth Rs.27 lakh from them. The men are linked to a bigger drugs supplying group in the... Read More

G Noida NEET centre shifted for 480 students

India, Sept. 13 -- The National Testing Agency (NTA) has changed an examination centre in Greater Noida for 480 students appearing for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET). These students... Read More

Factories to process Gzb waste

Ghaziabad, Sept. 13 -- The Ghaziabad municipal corporation officials have planned a "garbage factory" at each of the five zones of the city in a fresh strategy to deal with the disposal of solid waste... Read More

Delhi-Baghpat NH gets budget nod

Ghaziabad, Sept. 13 -- The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) said on Saturday that they received the financial approval of about Rs.3,200 crore for the two packages under the National Highwa... Read More

'Spurious' liquor kills 8 in Baghpat, Meerut dists

Meerut, Sept. 13 -- At least eight persons have died in Baghpat and Meerut districts of western Uttar Pradesh in the last three days, allegedly after consuming spurious liquor. While confirming that f... Read More