VHP leader Ashok Singhal admitted to hospital

Saturday, November 14, 2015


VHP patron Ashok Singhal has been admitted to a multi-speciality hospital in Gurgaon after his health deteriorated. 89-year-old Singhal was admitted to Medanta multi-speciality hospital late last night. According to a VHP statement, doctors attending on him at Medanta multi-speciality hospital say that his condition is “critical”. Singhal is suffering from respiratory problems for over …

Property dealer shot dead in Gurgaon; attack caught on CCTV

Wednesday, November 11, 2015


Gurgaon: A 32-year-old property dealer was shot dead by four unidentified persons at a petrol pump in the Sector-5 area of Gurgaon in Haryana. The incident, which took place late on Tuesday night, was captured on CCTV camera installed at the premises. Raju Kumar, who was a resident of Mayfield Garden in Sector-51, went to …

Go Goa, now go Gurgaon with Bike taxis!

Tuesday, November 10, 2015


Following the footsteps of Goa, the Government of Haryana has permitted the use of commercial two-wheelers to operate as contract carriages in the city. Haryana is the second state in the country to allow bikes to be used as taxis; the services will soon hit the Gurgaon streets. The service is meant to provide commuters …

Traffic crawls on Gurgaon expressway as 2 trucks collide

Monday, November 09, 2015


Gurgaon: Two trucks rammed into each other near Shankar Chowk flyover at Gurgaon expressway on National Highway-8 early today, leaving hundreds of motorists including office-goers trapped in a long traffic jam. During the jam that lasted for some hours, motorists coming towards Guragon from Jaipur struggled to find way as they got trapped in the …

Climate crusader Leonardo DiCaprio visits Haryana village

Saturday, November 07, 2015


On a visit to India in his role as a climate activist, Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio held discussions here on how the world should work together to combat catastrophic climate change and also went to a Haryana village to see the impact of unseasonal weather on farmers. The star of such films as Titanic and …

Relief for Ashok Khemka: Haryana govt drops charge-sheet in Vadra-DLF case

Wednesday, November 04, 2015


In a relief for bureaucrat Ashok Khemka, the Haryana government has dropped the charge-sheet against him, issued in the cancellation of a land deal mutation between Rober Vadra and DLF. The previous Congress government in the state had filed the charge-sheet against him for ‘professional misconduct’ in the case. Khemka was accused of misusing his …

Jittery elevator ride for MNC executives in Gurgaon

Monday, November 02, 2015


Elevators are quite safe, as long as their safety features function properly and passengers remain fully inside. But on Monday, many top executives of an MNC in Gurgaon had a near escape as the elevator malfunctioned after reaching several floors. The elevator in One Centre Horizon in DLF Phase V, Gurgaon faced a technical snag …

Minor girl raped in Faridabad

Saturday, October 31, 2015


Faridabad: A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth in a local school here, police said on Saturday. The victim in her complaint alleged that Samshad, whom she had met a fortnight ago, forcefully took her to a school on Friday and raped her, they said. The accused, a resident of Vinay Nagar, also …

Gurgaon: Six killed, eight injured in truck-auto collision

Friday, October 30, 2015


A collision between a truck and an auto on the Gurgaon-Jhajjar road on Friday morning led to the death of six people, while critically injuring eight others. The accident took place at 6:30 am. The injured were treated at the Srikrishna Hospital Farukhnagar, while four people were referred to Citizen Hospital, Gurgaon. Sub-divisional Magistrate of …

Faridabad killing: Fire started in room, not outside, say Forensics experts

Friday, October 30, 2015


Faridabad: After much uproar over the Faridabad incident where two children were burnt alive allegedly by the upper class of the village, now things have taken a new turn after forensic research has taken place. According to the report of the Haryana forensic experts who inspected the scene of crime in Sunped, it has been …

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