Ghaziabad

Ghaziabad: In a bid to avoid incidents like five-storey building collapse here, the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) has launched a campaign against illegal constructions and till Tuesday has sealed 84 buildings. “The GDA regularly checks the buildings for various criteria, including the material used and the age of the building. If a building fails to meet …

Ghaziabad: Two people, including a child, was killed and eight others were injured when a five-storey building collapsed here on Sunday when workers were giving finishing touches to it. The dead man was identified as a Rahul from a tattoo on his right hand. But investigation is on to know more details about him, police said. …

Ghaziabad: Minister of State for External Affairs Gen. V K Singh (retd), who is the Ghaziabad MP, on Thursday inaugurated 16 projects of the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) worth Rs 47.46 crore. The projects included the opening of wide u-turn at Raj Nagar Extension crossing after shifting power transmission towers, the 45 metre widening of existing …

New Delhi: A team of NIA and Uttar Pradesh Police was attacked by a mob early on Sunday when it raided a village in Ghaziabad district to arrest a suspected arms supplier linked to the killing of RSS leader Ravinder Gosain in Ludhiana. Constable Tahjib Khan suffered a leg injury when the mob pelted the …

Ghaziabad: A senior journalist was arrested up by a team of the Chhattisgarh Police early on Friday from his house here in Uttar Pradesh. He was arrested after a complaint of extortion was lodged against him in Chhattisgarh. Although initial reports suggested that it was a joint operation by the police of both states, the Uttar Pradesh …

Ghaziabad: The Ghaziabad police on Saturday arrested a criminal Baba Pratibhan in Uttar Pradesh who was involved in the 2013 murder of Bahujan Samaj Party leader Deepak Bhardwaj. Machhendranath alias Baba Pratibhan carried a bounty of Rs one lakh by the Delhi Police and was on the run for the last four years, a police officer …

Ghaziabad: In a tragic incident, motorcycle-borne criminals on Saturday shot dead a local Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and severely injured another in the city. The incident took place in Khora locality of Ghaziabad. This comes just two days after UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visited Ghaziabad city to review the law and order situation …

Ghaziabad: The flames of Haryana violence has reached Uttar Pradesh as a bus has been torched in Ghaziabad’s Loni Chowk by the supporters of Gurmeet Ram Rahim, who on Friday is convicted of raping two of her disciples in 2002. Hundreds of the baba’s followers torched a DTC bus in Loni area of Ghaziabad. Anand Kumar, …