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Sunday, May 09, 2021



Ambulance rates capped in Noida: Rs 1,000 for 10 km those without oxygen support

May 09, 2021 11:07 am

According to the official order, any non-oxygenated ambulance will be costing Rs 1000 for the first 10 kilometres and Rs 100 for each kilometre exceeding. For oxygen ambulances, the service providers will be charging Rs 1500 for the first 10 kilometres and Rs 100 for each kilometre exceeding it.

PPE kits don't help in the heat, we need health insurance, drinking water: Noida crematorium workers

May 05, 2021 5:21 pm

As a ferocious Covid-19 wave ravages the national capital, crematorium staff have seen their workload multiply several times over. While no benefits have been announced for them, they say they desperately need health insurance.

No hospital beds in Noida, Covid patients run pillar to post

April 28, 2021 9:41 am

Even as the Uttar Pradesh government assured people there was no lack of Covid medical facilities, families of several patients put out emergency messages seeking help on social media after being unable to procure beds in Gautam Buddh Nagar district.

Testing crunch in Noida sees patients lining up at hospitals

April 19, 2021 1:41 am

Most residents have had no option but to visit hospitals and labs to get their tests conducted.

Noida police ask religious leaders to appeal for social distancing

April 15, 2021 12:43 am

Section 144 has already been imposed in the district, not allowing the gathering of more than five persons at a place.

Two kids killed in Noida fire

April 12, 2021 3:36 am

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed his condolences and announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh for each victim.

Two minors die in fire in Noida's Phase 3 area, more than 150 shanties damaged

April 12, 2021 2:24 am

Due to strong winds during the day, the process of dousing the fire took longer, said officials. There were 12 fire engines that had been deployed at the site to control the fire.

Noida: IRS officer, parents held after wife kills self

April 10, 2021 1:32 am

On Thursday, an FIR was lodged by the woman’s father under IPC sections 304B (dowry death), 498A (husband or relative of husband subjecting her to cruelty) and sections 3 and 4 of the Dowry Prohibition Act.

Uttar Pradesh: Noida, Ghaziabad impose night curfew till April 17 amid rising Covid cases

April 08, 2021 3:59 pm

The curfew will be in place between 10 pm to 5 am till April 17.  However, the movement of essential goods and services will be exempted from the order, officials said.

Noida police invokes CrPC 144 ahead of festivals

March 18, 2021 8:52 am

The restrictions have been imposed in view of the upcoming festivals such as Holi, Shab-e-Baraat, Good Friday, Navratri, Ambedkar Jayanti, Ram Navami, Mahavir Jayanti, Hanuman Jayanti etc. amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, it stated.


Rains and hailstorm hit Delhi-NCR

February 08, 2019 10:27 am

As heavy rains and hailstorms swept across Delhi-NCR on Thursday afternoon the city witnessed a drop in temperature. According to the weather agencies the conditions are likely to continue for the next 24 hours over Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad, and Ghaziabad.

Storm kills 9 in NCR region

May 31, 2014 11:35 am

The storm struck Delhi at 4:58 PM immediately throwing normal life out of gear.


Doctor by profession, traffic man by choice

June 22, 2020 6:05 pm

8 years ago after he witnessed an ambulance ferrying a critical patient to a hospital got stuck in the middle of a traffic jam, Dr Krishna Yadav decided to be a traffic man.