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Auto thieves held, 19 vehicles seized

Ghaziabad, June 19 (IANS) Police in Ghaziabad on Tuesday announced the arrest of five auto thieves and said they had recovered 19 stolen two-wheelers. The arrests follow the interrogation of two suspects who revealed that they were part of a gang which stole motor vehicles. The gang members were identified as Ravi Kumar and Vikky Thakur of Meerut, Rodass Gabhana of Aligarh as wel...

1 day ago
Gunshots fired at BJP MLA

Ghaziabad, June 18 (IANS) BJP MLA Nand Kishore Gurjar on Monday alleged that unidentified criminals fired at his vehicle in Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh. The incident reportedly occurred on Sunday midnight near Farukhnagar. The police said they got a complaint from Gurjar that an attempt was made to kill him when he was returning from Meerut. A SUV overtook his Scorpio a...

8 days ago
22 more UP cities to get piped gas at home

Lucknow, June 11 (IANS) As many as 22 more towns and cities of Uttar Pradesh will soon be supplied piped natural gas (PNG), Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan announced here on Monday. In the state capital to take part in a road show, he said that the cities and towns that would be added to the PNG network include parts of Allahabad, Bulandshahr, Meerut, Moradabad, Unnao and Hathras, ...

8 days ago
Man accused of 3 murders arrested

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) A man who had murdered three people after entering into scuffles with them due to his aggressive demeanour has been arrested, police said on Monday. Wanted in three separate murder cases in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut, Nadeem, 32, frequently got into scuffles because of his aggressive demeanour and turned into a desperate murderer after which a reward of Rs 50,000 wa...

12 days ago
Two gunrunners held in Delhi, 31 pistols seized

New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Two gunrunners were arrested and 31 countrymade pistols seized from them, which they intended to supply to criminals in the National Capital Region-Delhi, police said on Friday. Mohammad Azam Saifi, 52, and his accomplice Akbar, 28, are natives of Uttar Pradesh's Meerut, and were arrested during raids in Delhi and Meerut on Tuesday and Thursday. Akbar was...

12 days ago
Despite new waste-management rules, Delhi's Ghazipur landfill grows 15 metres in a year

New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Even as the country's waste management rules call for effective recycling and have fixed a cap of 20 metres on landfill sites, Delhi's huge un-engineered dumping grounds have grown taller by two to 15 metres in the past 12 months, officials in the know have told IANS. India revised its decade-old solid waste management rules in 2016 but several norms seem to have...

13 days ago
Swara Bhasker to star in 'Rasbhari'

Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) Actress Swara Bhasker will be seen in an upcoming digital series Rasbhari which traces the story of a school student and his growing infatuation for his English teacher. Applause Entertainment, the content studio from the Aditya Birla Group, is working on the show, which will be set in Meerut, read a statement to IANS. It will be about a Class 11 student, Na...

15 days ago
Old currency worth Rs 1 cr seized, 10 held

Ghaziabad, June 5 (IANS) Police have arrested 10 persons and recovered demonetised currency notes in Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination totalling Rs 1 crore from them which they were trying to smuggle to Nepal. The arrests took place in Raj Nagar area here on Monday night following a tip off that the money was being taken in two cars. Ghaziabad Senior Superintendent of Police Vai...

19 days ago
Bypoll results mark beginning of end for BJP: Congress

New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) With the united opposition getting a major boost on Thursday after triumphing over the BJP in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana Lok Sabaha bypoll and other by-elections, Congress said the results marked the beginning of the end of BJP. People Vote For Change! People's resounding reply to the politics of lies, hate and division! Congratulations to all @INCindia winners and ...

21 days ago
Naseeruddin Shah sees cinema halls in museums in future

Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah says that the future will be all about computers and web, and that within 50 years, cinema halls will only be in museums. The future comprises the computer and web. I think within 50 years, cinema halls will only be in museums. People will be taken around and shown, where people used to sit, where they used to buy popcorn from, and whe...

23 days ago
Congress attacks Modi over farmer's death in UP

New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Congress on Sunday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the death of a protesting farmer a day before his rally in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat, noting that he did not speak about the incident during his speech nor visit the farmers family. The attack came a day before the crucial by-election in Kairana parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh where a united ...

24 days ago
Congress worships one family, can't respect democracy: Modi

Baghpat (Uttar Pradesh), May 27 (IANS) Launching a stinging attack on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday accused it of spreading lies for political gains and said those worshipping a single family cannot respect democracy. Asking the people of the country to weigh their options, he, in a reference to the Congress, said that on the other side are those for whom their fam...

24 days ago
Modi inaugurates first phase of Delhi-Meerut Expressway

New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi travelled in an open jeep on the Delhi-Meerut Expressway after inaugurating its first phase here on Sunday. The first phase of the Delhi-Meerut Expressway cost Rs 842 crore on building the 9-km stretch of the 14-lane highway. The total cost of the project on completion would be Rs 7,500 crore. Once the entire project is compl...

24 days ago
Congress worships one family, can't respect democracy: Modi

Baghpat (Uttar Pradesh), May 27 (IANS) Making a stinging attack on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said those worshipping one family cannot respect democracy. Asking the people of the country to weigh their options, he, in a reference to the Congress, said that on the other side are those for whom their family is their country, while for him, the country is his famil...

24 days ago
Modi launches Eastern Peripheral Expressway in Baghpat

Baghpat (Uttar Pradesh), May 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated the Kundli-Ghaziabad-Palwal (KGP) Expressway (Eastern Peripheral Expressway) project, intended to relieve Delhi from traffic congestion. The 135-km expressway, built at a cost of around Rs 11,000 crore, will reduce traffic time between Kundli and Palwal in Haryana from over four hours to around 72 m...

26 days ago
New expressway to solve Delhi's traffic, pollution woes: Gadkari

New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday said the Eastern Peripheral Expressway was completed in a record 500 days and will rid Delhi of traffic jams while significantly reducing pollution. He said the 135-km Expressway, built at a cost of around Rs 11,000 crore, will reduce traffic time between Kundli and Palwal in Haryana from over four hour...

28 days ago
Restaurant owner fires after customers dispute bill

Ghaziabad, May 23 (IANS) One man was in critical condition on Wednesday after a restaurant owner opened fire at four customers who objected to an inflated dinner bill, police said. The incident occurred on Tuesday night at Tyagi Restaurant on Meerut road. The police said at about 11 p.m., the four customers went to have dinner at the eatery but were stunned to see the amount they...

1 month ago
Kathua rape: 'Signatures forged to create false alibi'

Jammu, May 20 (IANS) Forensic evidence received by the Jammu and Kashmir Crime Branch on Sunday in the Kathua rape and murder revealed that Vishal Jangotra had forged signatures on an exam attendance sheet that he had signed in Meerut. Crime Branch sources said the forensic report received from the Central Forensic Laboratory said the signatures on the exam attendance sheet did not match...

1 month ago
Wife accuses Ghaziabad police officer of dowry harassment

Ghaziabad, May 14 (IANS) The wife of a serving Police Inspector in Ghaziabad has accused him of torture and harassment for dowry, police said on Monday. The accused police officer is posted as the Station House Officer (SHO) of Indirapuram Police Station in the city. In a complaint to Ghaziabad Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Vaibhav Krishna, she stated that she was married...

1 month ago
Wanted gunrunner, aide arrested from MP

New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) A wanted gunrunner and his close aide have been arrested from Madhya Pradesh, police said on Monday. Arms manufacturer Bachan Singh, 37, hailing from Dhar in Madhya Pradesh, carried a cash reward of Rs 50,000 for his arrest. His accomplice Noor Mohammad, 35, who hails from Meerut in Uttar Pradesh, was also arrested during a police operation in the jungle...

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