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11 Noida cops under scanner for taking bribe from ATM gang untraceable

None of the Noida police personnel being investigated for allegedly taking Rs 20 lakh and a four-wheeler in bribe from a gang of ATM hackers has turned up before the inquiry officer, 48 hours after notices were sent. Their mobile phones are also switched off, a senior police officer said on Wednesday.

2 Dec 2021 10:55 am
Jawed Habib writes: Ways to control dry dandruff at home

Dandruff is a very common hair problem that is found in almost all hair types and in all parts of the world. It gives us dry, itchy, flaky scalp which can actually make hair start falling if ignored. Dandruff becomes difficult in winters as the scalp doesnt get enough moisture and gets dry.

2 Dec 2021 10:55 am
Work on two more data centres in Greater Noida to start next year

Construction of two more data buildings at the upcoming Yotta Data Centre (YDC) is all set to begin from January next year across a 20-acre land parcel allotted earlier by the Greater Noida Authority in Knowledge Park-5, officials have announced. The two buildings will have a capacity of 30MW IT load each and will ready to go live in two years.

2 Dec 2021 10:50 am
Ghaziabad most polluted, but November AQI rise sharpest in Noida

The overall air quality in Ghaziabad, Noida and Greater Noida this November was worse than the corresponding period last year with the cities witnessing not a single moderate air quality day, according to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data.

2 Dec 2021 10:48 am
Covid tests fall short of target even as cases slightly increase

Gautam Budh Nagar conducted nearly 1,650 Covid tests daily on an average in November, just 22% of its daily testing target, despite a spike in cases compared to October.

2 Dec 2021 10:39 am
No entry for unvaxxed to public places in Delhi soon?

The state government has proposed to the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) that entry of unvaccinated people to Delhi Metro services, buses, cinema halls, malls, religious places, restaurants, monuments, public parks, government offices and public places be banned from December 15.

2 Dec 2021 9:33 am
Delhi: Petrol cheaper by Rs 8.56/litre after VAT cut

The AAP government on Wednesday slashed VAT (value added tax) on petrol from 30% to 19.4%, marking the steepest-ever tax reduction on the fuel that will reduce pump price by Rs 8.56 per litre from Thursday and stop flight of business to neighbouring UP and Haryana.

2 Dec 2021 8:52 am
Met predicts normal winter for Delhi, drizzle likely today

A cloudy Wednesday led to a two-degree drop in the daytime temperature in the national capital while the weather department expects drizzle on Thursday. In the meantime, India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted a normal winter for Delhi this season December 2021 to February 2022.

2 Dec 2021 8:07 am
Delhi minister Gopal Rai flags Central Vista work

With the air in the city oscillating between severely poor and very poor and with a ban on construction work to check dust adding to the pollution, Delhi environment minister Gopal Rai took on the central governments flagship Central Vista project site. There he sought explanations from the officials present on why work was going on despite the ban on construction activities in the capital.

2 Dec 2021 7:55 am
Denied food by waiter, Delhi man fires in air; held

Delhi Police has arrested a 27-year-old man for allegedly opening fire at a wedding function using an illegal weapon in outer Delhis Mundka during the early hours on Tuesday. Police said the man was annoyed after one of the waiters refused to serve him dinner and therefore fired into the air to threaten him.

2 Dec 2021 7:48 am
Man stabbed to death in west Delhi over love affair

A 26-year-old man, Dablu, was stabbed to death in west Delhis Raghubir Nagar on Monday, purportedly over a love affair. Two people, including the brother of the woman the man had been in a relationship with, have been arrested. Police have ruled out a communal angle in the case.

2 Dec 2021 7:48 am
Man fires at woman, her son in Delhi; held

A 30-year-old man was arrested for allegedly firing at a woman and her six-year-old son during a wedding procession in west Delhi's Mundka area, police said on Wednesday.

2 Dec 2021 12:26 am
Delhi reports 39 Covid-19 cases, no fatality

Delhi reported 39 fresh Covid-19 cases at a positivity rate of 0.07 per cent, while no death was recorded due to the infection, according to data shared by the health department on Wednesday.

1 Dec 2021 11:50 pm
2 held for stabbing youth to death in W Delhi

Two persons have been arrested for allegedly stabbing to death a 26-year-old man over personal enmity in west Delhi's Raghubir Nagar area, police said on Wednesday.

1 Dec 2021 11:29 pm
Nothing in speech caused animosity: Sharjeel

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Sharjeel Imam, arrested for allegedly making inflammatory speeches during the protests against CAA and NRC, told a Delhi court on Wednesday that there was nothing in his speech that caused religious animosity.

1 Dec 2021 6:55 pm
Group of people attacks woman, daughter

A group of four people, including two women, allegedly attacked a 38-year-old woman and her daughter in northwest Delhi's Shalimar Bagh area, police said on Wednesday.

1 Dec 2021 6:55 pm
PGICH starts molecular screening of donor blood, first in the district

The Post Graduate Institute of Child Health (PGICH) in Noida has become the first government facility in GB Nagar to offer a molecular screening of blood donated for HIV and Hepatitis B and C patients in addition to serology testing for antigens and antibodies for the ailments. The institute has tied up with Aligarhs Nucleic Acid Testing (NAT) laboratory, which caters to samples from Agra and Kanpur medical colleges.

1 Dec 2021 6:46 pm
Central Vista: 'Nothing happening to Delhi Waqf properties'

The Centre on Wednesday assured the Delhi high court that othing is happening to Delhi Waqf Board properties in the vicinity of the ongoing Central Vista Redevelopment Project. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta urged Justice Sanjeev Sachdeva to adjourn for three weeks the Board's plea seeking preservation and protection of its heritage properties that are likely to be impacted by the project and said that being a long plan, the redevelopment has not reached the properties in question.

1 Dec 2021 5:30 pm
Petrol in Delhi to get cheaper nearly by Rs 8

etrol in the national capital will cost cheaper by Rs 8 from midnight, after the Delhi government on Wednesday decided to cut down the VAT on the fuel.

1 Dec 2021 4:11 pm
Death threat emails: Not afraid, says Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian cricketer and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Gautam Gambhir, after receiving his third death threat email, said that he is not afraid. He said that the matter is being investigated by the Intelligence Bureau.

1 Dec 2021 1:43 pm
TET paper leak: Owner of Delhi printing press held

The Noida STF has arrested the owner of a Delhi press for allegedly outsourcing the job of printing question papers of the UP Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) to another firm.

1 Dec 2021 10:55 am
Minor fire breaks out on Parl premises, brought under control

A fire erupted on the Parliament premises on Wednesday morning in the national capital.

1 Dec 2021 10:55 am
'In 2021, stubble burning in Pb & Haryana highest in 5 yrs'

The stubble burning season has come to an end with the cumulative fire counts in Punjab and Haryana recorded by Nasa satellites in September to November being the highest in five years.

1 Dec 2021 8:46 am
2016 murder case: Delhi court issues warrant against IO

A Delhi court has issued a bailable warrant against an investigating officer (IO) in a 2016 murder case for not appearing for about two years in hearings, saying such conduct cannot be appreciated.

1 Dec 2021 8:40 am
Spl ward at Lok Nayak Hosp to treat Omicron patients

A special ward has been created at Delhis Lok Nayak Hospital to treat patients suspected or confirmed positive for Covid-19 caused by the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2.

1 Dec 2021 8:24 am
Delhi experienced its worst November air this year

After Delhi recorded the cleanest October, the city saw its worst November air this year since Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) started measuring the air quality index (AQI) in 2015. This November witnessed 11 severe air quality days, the highest since 2015. The average AQI was 376, beating the previous record of 374 in 2016.

1 Dec 2021 7:40 am
Delhi: 4 of family found dead in house in Samaypur Badli

A 30-year-old man allegedly ended his life after poisoning his wife and two children following a marital dispute in their house in Outer Delhis Samaypur Badli early on Tuesday. No suicide note was found by police.

1 Dec 2021 7:37 am
High-level probe after Ghaziabad police missive to headquarters about revelations of alleged bribery by Noida cops

The revelations have once again revived the tales of the Noida police-Ghaziabad police rivalry among police circles as this is not the first time that the forces from both the districts are looking eyeball to eyeball.

1 Dec 2021 2:53 am
Delhi records 34 Covid cases, zero deaths

The national capital registered 34 coronavirus cases and zero related death in a day, while the positivity rate stood at 0.07 per cent, according to the data shared by the health department here on Tuesday.

1 Dec 2021 12:10 am
Girl raped for resisting prostitution bid

SP (rural) Srish Chandra said while two teams have been formed to nab the offenders, the allegation of delay in registering an FIR and other charges are being probed.

30 Nov 2021 11:20 pm
Lawyer assault: Accused let off with 40k fine

While few lawyers stood atop tables and chairs to hear the pronouncement, others chanted slogans of Vakeel Ekta Zindabad and Rajiv Khosla Zindabad and applauded after the order.

30 Nov 2021 11:07 pm
'Ban flights from Omicron hit countries'

On Sunday, Kejriwal wrote to PM Modi, requesting him to stop international flights from regions witnessing a rise in Covid-19 cases.

30 Nov 2021 10:47 pm
4 of African origin dupe woman, 70; arrested

The accused - one of whom claimed to be Captain Alex- a Navy officer based in Italy first took the woman in confidence by claiming that he was a single parent of a daughter and later made the woman transfer money claiming to be custom officials.

30 Nov 2021 10:35 pm
Get clearance for tree felling: SC to DMRC

DMRC has identified over 10,000 trees for felling for the expansion work of the Janakpuri-RK Ashram, Maujpur-Majlis Park, and Aerocity-Tughlaqabad corridors (phase IV) and has not got requisite permission for chopping them.

30 Nov 2021 6:55 pm
Boy abducted in Delhi, rescued from Mumbai

A minor boy, who was kidnapped from the national capital five days back, has been rescued by the Delhi Police from Mumbai, an official said here on Tuesday.

30 Nov 2021 6:55 pm
Omicron: Delhi ramps up oxygen availability

New Delhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said his government is gearing up to fight a possible threat of the Omicron variant of coronavirus and has prepared 30,000 oxygen beds and also ramped up oxygen supply and storage facilities.

30 Nov 2021 6:55 pm
Four members of a family found dead in Delhi

Four members of a family were found dead in Delhi's Samaypur Badli area, said police on Tuesday.

30 Nov 2021 2:38 pm
Gzb: Menstrual blood in food? Medical board to probe claim

A four-member medical team has been formed to investigate allegations levelled by a man that his wife spiked his food with menstrual blood.

30 Nov 2021 11:23 am