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Noida: Homebuyers staged yet another protest against the Jaypee Group today

Hundreds of protestors gathered outside the Jaypee Institute of Information Technology in Sector 128...

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Mayur Vihar Ph I Ext: A rajbari to celebrate 25 years!

Mayur Vihar Phase I Extension will be celebrating 25th year of Durga pujo this time. And on this spe...

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It rained, and of course Gurgaon couldn't handle it

The worst hit areas were the Sector 17/18 dividing road, IFFCO Chowk, Rajeev Chowk and Sector 10 A....

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New parking policy for Delhi is fine, but does it include RWA suggestions?

Resident Welfare Associations of the city insists on taking a look at the final draft before it is i...

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Amrapali Centurian Park buyers also challenge builder's insolvency in SC

They moved the Supreme Court against the Amrapali Silicon City insolvency, claiming it had a direct ...

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DLF Ph II, Gurgaon: Residents unite to fund speed bumps

The gate next to Central Arcade opening into DLF Phase II has been a constant spot of bother for the...

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The makers of Durga...

Artisans say they come to the city three months ahead of the Durga puja festival, and this year too,...

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Will enough Ravanas burn in Dwarka this Dussehra?

This year effigy makers in the sub city have started their work before schedule; even before actual ...

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I'puram: Here's a peek into Prantic Cultural Society's puja frenzy...

Artist Tapas Maity, in charge of the society's pandal, has been flown in from Kolkata to create ...

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SC: Allahabad HC to dispose of GD Goenka's petition against Armaan's parents

The apex court asked the Allahabad High Court to quash the school’s petition on October 4...

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BREAKING NEWS: Hidden video shows that Armaan Sehgal was not given medical aid

In the course of a press conference, the Sehgals have revealed a video that is clinching evidence of...

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Noida: MLA unveils e-hygiene programme for 70 government schools

The District Magistrate says that the programme should cover all the 600 schools of the district.&nb...

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Noida: District Administration issues new safety guidelines for private schools

The District Administration shall take action against the management of schools that violate these p...

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Gurgaon: In Sector 56 and Sector 57, plastic bags are a thing of the past

This is essentially the outcome of a drive which a resident had initiated in association with the di...

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DM, GB Nagar: Fine school buses overshooting the speed of 40 km/hr

To enforce strict adherence to CBSE guidelines, which mandates a speed barrier of 40 km per hour, th...

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Will Armaan Sehgal receive justice on his birthday today?

Armaan Sehgal, the GD Goenka student who had lost his life in the school premises last month would h...

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Ministry of Urban Development to allocate Rs 300 crore to MCD

The money shall be utilised in procuring machines for collection, transport and storage of solid was...

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BREAKING NEWS: Haryana CM orders CBI probe into Ryan International murder

The CM has declared that the school will be under the supervision of the state government for three ...

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Supreme Court accepts to hear the Sehgal's plea for a CBI probe on September 18

This decision has come as a huge relief for Swati and Gulshan Sehgal, the parents of  Armaan Se...

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Online campaign for safety audits in schools gathers two lakh signatures

The petition, initiated yesterday by Parul Sah, will now be forwarded to Prakash Javadekar, minister...

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Saya Zenith Indirapuram holds candle march in support of agitated parents

The march was to show solidarity with the parents of Armaan Sehgal and Pradduman Thakur, both childr...

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Krishna Apra Gardens residents decided to clean neighbourhood drains themselves!

On Friday morning, members of the society AOA cleaned the neighbourhood drains with the support of t...

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Elite Homz, Noida: Major fire mishap averted by residents

The fire was supposedly caused by a short circuit in Flat No. 201 of Block D. But thankfully, t...

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Disappointed Presidium I'puram parents appeal fellow parents to join

Parents of children, for whom school doors have been closed appeal to the entire parent faterni...

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Gurgaon: Sector 28 slackens on fumigation

With the lack of continuity in fumigation and pruning, the possibility of vector borne diseases loom...

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How many monsoons will it take to fix Dwarka’s waterlogging problem?

It is the end of the rainy season and the waterlogged stretches of Dwarka are in exactly the same co...

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Of Dwarka's forgotten Adventure Cycle Park

The DDA initiative to develop a cycling-cum-adventure park in Dwarka was unceremoniou...

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BREAKING NEWS: Golf City 1 wall collapses on a jhuggi; 2 reported dead

A family of five lived in that jhuggi. The three rescued members have been sent to&nb...

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Two-storey building in Gyan Khand 1 engulfed in flames from short circuit

Thankfully, no deaths or major injuries were reported. Residents managed to escape from the terrace ...

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Ghaziabad: NGT hauls up civic bodies on sewer mess

October 4 is the date for the next hearing. Will the GDA and state authorities be able to come up wi...

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Dengue cases in Gurgaon up to 28

Doctors advise residents to take precautions against dengue by taking preventive measures and ensuri...

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FONRWA writes to CM on common civic issues

Among other things, FONRWA demanded recognition of RWAs, establishment of municipal divisions, publi...

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Ghazipur landfill caves in, several vehicles swept into canal

Many people are feared to be drowned, or reeling under the debris....

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Dwarka: Community gathers at Sector 23 to mull greening ideas

Besides the DDA and Dwarka police, members from Sukh Dukh Ke Sathi (SDKS), Association of Neighbourh...

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SDMC mayor pledges support for revival of water bodies

During a visit to the water bodies of Sector 23, Pochanpur and Ambarhai, mayor Kamaljeet S...

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UP CM met Armaan Sehgal's parents and assured them of thorough investigation

It has been 31 days since Armaan Sehgal died mysteriously on the premises of GD Goenka Public School...

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Dwarka: What was the MCD thinking when constructing this dhalao near a school?

Since its present location impinges on the safety and hygiene of a school and a residential society ...

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Not enough fogging in Noida, complain residents

Consequently RWA’s of some sectors like 19 and 27 are conducting fogging drives every evening ...

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Jaypee flats given at last, after a nine-year wait; but are unfit to live in

Japyee Infratech finally handed over possession letters to 200 buyers of the Wish Town and Aman proj...

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Fear of Dera Baba supporters forced Gurgaon to snap internet, power supply

With the quantum of punishment for the rape convict Baba Ram Rahim of Dera Sacha Sauda expected on M...

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Are security guards just gatekeepers?

The recent incident at True Friends Apartments in Sector 6, Dwarka, has brought focus back on underp...

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Will NGT clear the dirty water on Indirapuram’s streets?

Tired of the apathy of the civic authorities, FedAOA has approached National Green Tribunal over the...

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Saplings are multiplying at Dwarka

A tree planting drive, initiated by a social organisation around Independence Day has garnered suppo...

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Commissioner says he will clean Ghaziabad slowly but surely

The RWAs have been asked to submit a zone-specific roadmap for maintenance work. ...

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Girls from rural Haryana to be trained in nursery management

Uthaan, a Gurgaon-based NGO — in association with the district administration and Honda Scoote...

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It was a rainy day indeed for commuters in Gurgaon

Though of average density, Wednesday’s showers created havoc on the streets of Gurgaon....

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Dwarka: Why operation True Friends Apartments was a success...

As the events unfolded, it became clear that the operation wouldn’t have been possible without...

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Gurgaon needs Rs 122 crore to amend civic infrastructure!

The assessment reports of private consultants employed by MCG are now in the public domain ...

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FONRWA writes to Union Minister on traffic woes

The letter addressed to local MP Mahesh Sharma, also the Union Minister of State for Culture and Tou...

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Dwarka, Sec 7: Residents want better maintenance of the open gym

Thankful for the open gym in the neighbourhood park, residents want it properly maintained, and...

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FedAOA elects new office bearers

President of the federation of apartment owners’ association Alok Kumar says on priority was i...

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MCG to revive five ponds in Gurgaon

Municipal Corporation of Gurugram will work with citizens to revive and maintain five ponds in the r...

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Dwarka: Residents of Sector 6 want authorities to restore their park

While the lights and benches are missing, the rain shelters are in a deplorable state. ...

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Gzb: Parents meet minister of state against arbitrary school fee

Parents said the minister had earlier assured them that state guidelines for regulating the fees cha...

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Dwarka: Uprooted trees pose danger to commuters

Experts opine less area around the base of the trunk leaves little breathing room for the roots, eve...

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Two Palam drain projects, one fate...

They are now traceless! One was meant to treat the polluted water of the highly toxic Palam dra...

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An appeal from Armaan Sehgal's parents

Disheartened Swati and Gulshan Sehgal request parents to remain vigilant at all times....

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Dwarka: Why do people avoid the stretch behind Durga Pooja CGHS after dark?

While many of the light poles are without bulbs, the bushes provide cover for anti-social elements....

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Day 16: GD Goenka Indirapuram reopens as if nothing happened

Classes were conducted as usual, with no mention of the incident or any remembrance of Armaan Sehgal...

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Gurgaon, Sec 46: Rains can now become enjoyable for park goers

Inspired by the success of rain shelters at Adarsh Park, the RWA of Sector 46 will now put up the sa...

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5 Bollywood movies to watch on I-Day

Grab some popcorn and soda. And oh, a box of tissues, as some of these may leave you teary eyed!...

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Saya Zenith, I'Puram, brought a Krishna folkore to life on Janmashtami

Legend has it that during the monsoons, Lord Krishna and Radha turned into a peacock and peahen to d...

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Here's what urban women still need freedom from

Yes, it may be the 70th year of Indian independence, but we have a long way to go before we call our...

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This 1857 memorial stands wedged amid scrap yards in Ghaziabad. Come take a look

The hundreds of commuters that travel down the Meerut-Delhi highway have little idea they are drivin...

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Supertech Livingston residents protest builder's unannounced hike in charges

The builder has increased the monthly maintenance charge from Rs 1.50 per sqft to Rs 2.00 per sqft w...

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Now, maid servants threaten stir to press for higher wages

Maid servants working in Tulip society in Gurgaon threatened to go on strike unless their wages were...

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Now, a police picket to monitor goings on in Essel Tower, Gurgaon

Pilot’s Court complex in Essel Tower condominium that witnessed an ugly brawl between ten...

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Ankur Malhotra: 'We didn't feel the necessity of CCTV cameras on that floor'

After 11 days, the school management finally breaks its silence on the controversial Armaan Sehgal c...

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URJA: Awareness campaigns alone will not bring down pollution

Awareness campaigns and tree-planting drives will not bring down pollution until the government enfo...

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Dwarka, Sector 7: A sorry picture of negligence!

Negligence on the part the DDA and the SDMC has made Sector 7 one of the most shabby localities...

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Fresco's rainwater harvesting pits can hold 3.5 lakh litres, but are defunct!

Ever since the condominium came into existence, the rainwater harvesting pits have been lying defunc...

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Nothing's going right for Designarch E Homes, GreNo

Waterlogging, defunct streetlights, overflowing sewer water... the list of problems is endless....

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Janmasthami special: This is where the blue god lifted a hill

City Spidey's executive editor offers you a wordy tour of Krishna town Govardhan.  ...

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Gurgaon, Sec 56: Can anybody even walk on these roads!

With the rains in, things are worse — the crater-sized potholes are difficult to make out and ...

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Will 2018 bring sewer lines and drinking water supply to unplanned colonies?

The promise came from Delhi urban development minister Saytender Jain during his recent address to t...

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DDA: Road repairs to start in Dwarka by September

Damaged roads under DDA jurisdiction to be fixed, confirms DDA chief engineer for Dwarka, SN Singh....

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Gurgaon: Mother-son duo forced out of cab in the rains

The two were attending a family function at Bhondsi and were on their way back to Saket when the inc...

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How did this flood-prone area become a rainwater harvesting miracle?

Residents of Vasundhara Enclave have dug a pit to channelise rainwater from a flood-prone road to se...

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Gurgaon, Unitech Escape: Roof leaks under heavy rains

The roof of Tower 7 started to leak after heavy showers today afternoon. And, this is not the first ...

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Despite rains, temperature up by 4 degrees!

The minimum temperature, 32.7°C, was more than the previous day. Both the maximum and the minimu...

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East Delhi: Stormwater drains or filth-water drains?

Residents of housing societies in several of the capital’s planned colonies are bearing the br...

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20 fogging machines for a population of six lakhs!

Noida Authority's fogging schedule is merely lip service, allege residents. The whole exercise i...

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Massive waterlogging and jams on Golf Course Road

After experiencing heavy rains at about 1 pm today, Golf Course Road and the surrounding sectors had...

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CONRWA chastises Noida Authority CEO for waterlogging

The apex residents’ body, in a strongly worded letter, came down on Noida Authority CEO, sayin...

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What's irking Paryatan Vihar residents in Vasundhara Enclave?

An open stormwater drain filled with garbage. But the catch is that this drain was covered once. So ...

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Why will the GB Nagar administration be holding meetings every Wednesday?

Find out what the district magistrate has in mind for Noida and Greater Noida....

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Swine flu cases on the rise in Gautam Budh Nagar

With detection of 20 cases, the total number of H1N1 patients in the city has gone up to 38. City ad...

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Taking advantage of rain, Gaur Green City residents plant saplings

Residents who could not participate in last month’s tree-planting drive took advantage of the ...

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Chairman of Noida Authority steps in to resolve resident issues

Alok Sinha has intervened in problems such as encroachments, waterlogging and builder-buyer issues....

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Watch Armaan's mother make a shocking revelation about the school authorities

Swati Sehgal talks about the threat she received from the school authorities yesterday....

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TIMELINE: This is why Armaan Sehgal's mother calls it a murder

This was the first time Armaan's parents stepped foot inside the school after his death. Here...

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Noida Authority has a solution for pumps that don't pump out water

To beat power cuts, Authority officials are planning to set up generators near the underpasses on th...

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HUDA orders repair of damaged sewer pipe near DLF Ph IV

Work began yesterday at 9 am, with a team of eight....

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Dwarka: First bad roads, now tilting trees!

The menacing tilt of trees along the roads is a cause for concern for both pedestrians and commuters...

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Sec 8 RWA hopeful of improvements after meeting with DDA chief engineer

Issues related to civic amenities in the sector were discussed at the meeting, which was held at the...

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Heavy rains predicted for Gurgaon in the next 3-5 days

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall for the ci...

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GB Nagar: Malaria 86; Swine flu 18; Dengue 0

The CMO office confirmed that 30 blood samples were tested for dengue, but none turned out to b...

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What if it's an emergency call from the school!

The death of a class IV boy in GD Goenka Indirapuram has every parent asking: Is my child safe in hi...

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Parents react to the GD Goenka tragedy

While on the one hand, the incident left the child's family shattered, on the other it left thou...

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Is my child in safe hands when he goes to school?

A school has to tick every box before we leave our little ones in their care for the better part of ...

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Dwarka: The rains are here, but what’s happening to revive the water bodies?

Dwarka Water Body Revival Committee inspected a site at Sector 23 yesterday and found authorities to...

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I'puram RWAs take to cleaning drains themselves

The drain was full with silt and garbage and the RWA had to employ a JCB excavator to clean the drai...

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Viral outbreak alert in Noida!

The current unsettling weather, with high levels of humidity, and the prevailing unhygienic conditio...

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Noida: Rains flood high-rise basements

Residents of high-rises in Sectors 74, 76, 77 and 78 complained of heavy waterlogging and blamed clo...

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I’puram Green Team set for cleanliness drive tomorrow

The second phase will be conducted on the stretch from Ashiyana Upvan till Shanti Gopal Hospital. Al...

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Tread with caution in these Dwarka parks

You never know when you step on an open wire or touch an open electric box....

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MCG clears stretch from Hero Honda Chowk to Subhash Chowk of encroachment

But will this help check the traffic or the waterlogging problem? Let's wait and watch...

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If looks could kill: Haryana government bans use of liquid nitrogen

Evaporation of liquid nitrogen can release a large amount of gas&...

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Is Appu Ghar extracting groundwater illegally?

The plea, filed by RTI activist Harinder Dhingra, seeks direction to restrain the amusement par...

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Will this be a thing of the past at Hero Honda Chowk?

With the opening up of a key flyover at Hero Honda Chowk this week, NHAI assures smooth traffic at t...

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Will July 28-29 be repeated this year in Gurgaon?

A year ago, the city had come to a standstill, causing scores of people to be stranded on Gurgaon...

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Traffic lights that don't work. That's Dwarka for you

The signals are either not functioning or are entirely covered by overgrown branches, but that&rsquo...

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Bend it like Dhruv Sharma!

This 7-year-old from Vasundhara follows the life of a professional trainer — and he's know...

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Noida, Sector 26: 15-hour power cut, and yet no respite!

A tree branch fell on the overhead electricity cable, causing the load-shedding. However, over the p...

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Haryana CM inaugurates Hero Honda Flyover

The flyover will ease travel for those commuting between Jaipur and Delhi via Gurgaon and Manesar....

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Hyde Park residents accuse builder of short changing them

Hyde Park residents complain that the builder had promised swimming pool, club house, kids play area...

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Noida cancels leaves of workers, deploys them to clear clogged drainage system

Problems caused by waterlogging due to heavy rain forced UP government to direct Noida to address th...

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This vacant plot in Dwarka has made life miserable for everyone near it

The plot, adjacent to the HMM society, is a sanitation and a security concern. Why, then, is DDA not...

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Authority rushes in to clean up Noida’s main drain

Senior officials of Noida Authority inspected the 17-km-long drain yesterday, and ordered clean...

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What did the rains get for Gzb AOAs?

A lot of late-night toil and additional expenses. Here’s how AOAs coped with basement waterlog...

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Tree collapse causes major power failure in Sushant Lok I, Gurgaon

The power cut has already lasted 12 hours and residents fear that they would soon run out of water....

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Did the EPCA give the government a means to treat drain sludge 10 years back?

Why then do agencies still use outdated methods of removing faecal sludge from drains and septic tan...

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The rest of the NCR is almost under water, and Gurgaon got only mild rains!

Gurgaon woke up to mild drizzle and a balmy 27C temperature this morning....

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The rains are beautiful - but only from the inside of a high-rise

A first-person account of an Indirapuram resident's tryst with rains (read waterlogging) in one ...

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PHOTO KATHA: What a nightmare!

Noida: Officegoers from sectors 59, 62 and 71 were the worst affected by the traffic jam, with some ...

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Dwarka: Making rapid strides towards literacy

Stand 'n Stride, a volunteer residents’ group, is making all the difference. Here's ho...

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One shower and Noida Authority's claims of a waterlogging-free city goes poof!

"I had lodged a complaint about one such clogged drain about three months ago. The Authori...

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Imagine what happens to already-potholed roads when it rains...

It was a traffic nightmare in East Delhi, bringing the entire city to its knees....

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Waterlogging in I'puram was so bad residents felt they were living on an island!

Stay home and make paper boats, people. Doesn't seem like you have any other choice....

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Delhi water minister decrees fixing of rainwater-harvesting units

He was speaking at an RWA event organised by United Residents’ Joint Action today at New Delhi...

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Gurgaon, Sec 56: Residents come forward to adopt trees

To make the most of the rains, children and adults of the sector actively participated in the saplin...

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Noida Authority buckles down to cleaning up choked drains

The campaign, which kickstarted in sectors 16, 17, 18, 19 and Haraula, will continue till Augus...

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Dwarka: Why rains turn markets of sectors 4 and 12 into an eyesore

Overflowing sewer water, unattended garbage, choked drains... yes, we all know why, but are the auth...

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NGT issues new guidelines for preservation of water bodies

The order, passed on July 13, has been lauded by the water and environment activists in Ghaziabad....

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Noida: How defence wives took the stage by storm!

Members of ANAWA, Army, Navy & Air force Wives’ Association, gathered at the JVCC clu...

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'Forget we told you about waterlogging, just give us boats!'

East Delhi RWAs write to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and EDMC mayor Neema Bhagat, highlighting the gove...

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Sec 73, Noida: What a nightmare of a road!

Residents were elated after Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath's assurances of smooth roads across...

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Mahabharat over maid at Mahagun Moderne!

Maid held captive by society guards had the relatives of the maid and other domestic helps pelt...

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New Deputy Commissioner for Gurgaon

Vinay Pratap Singh, the new DC, said his focus would be to address the city's infrastructur...

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Dwarka: Could the open gym in Sector 7 be just a few months old!

It is... but lack of maintenance by the corporation has taken its toll....

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Dwarka: ANHLGT leaves green footprint in Sector 5 park

More than 40 saplings of different varieties were planted by the women of the area. ...

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To tackle traffic woes and petty crime, Ghaziabad swears by a PPP mode

Ghaziabad is now focusing on greater Public Police Partnership (PPP) to check growing incidents of p...

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Dwarka: Self help is the best help

Tired of apathy and indifference of DDA to the recurring potholes on service roads in Sector 23, an ...

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To the traffic police... With love, from Tulip White residents

Children were also a big part of this initiative to increase awareness and respect for the work traf...

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Garbage, rains and stink... could it get any worse for Dwarka!

The corporation claims to be getting the garbage lifted, but the ground reality has a different stor...

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Something needs to be done about this choked drain in Sec 74, Noida

The open drain between Supertech Capetown and Grand Ajnara Heritage has become a cause of concern, e...

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Will security guards become costlier post GST?

The biggest tax reform in the country has brought with it a host of ambiguities. City Spidey delves ...

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MCG to prune thickets in Sector 28

The MCG, acting on requests from residents, gets down to action to control breeding of mosquitoes th...

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EDMC to deal with rains on a war footing

Besides creating seven special teams to deal with monsoon-related exigencies, it has also set up a s...

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Sushant Lok I: Waterlogged streets yet again!

Despite complaints to MCG and builders, drains remain choked, making even stepping out of homes an a...

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Dwarka: SDKS on a planting overdrive this monsoon

Today, it planted mostly neem saplings planted on the central verge of the road from Sector 21 Metro...

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Gurgaon, time to brace yourself for rain-filled potholes

Yet again, rains have brought with them traffic snarls at important locations. Here’s a look a...

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Dwarka: Footpath caves in near Sector 6, but do you see any barricades?

The incident happened a couple of weeks back, but DDA is as laidback as always....

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East Delhi: Why are tomatoes and other veggies suddenly costlier?

Though common edible vegetables, roots and tubers have been brought under the 0 per cent GST slab, p...

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FedAOA to approach NGT over GDA's apathy towards sewer issue

Allahabad High Court had passed an order directing GDA to sort out the issue of sewer lines in ...

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Sushant Lok plans to plant 5,000 trees in the colony

And they started with 104 trees this Monday......

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Do you know how Dwarka celebrates the rain?

By planting saplings. Yes! Supported by the authorities, residents and social organisations have bee...

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Rescue van for women launched in Gautam Budh Nagar

The six-seater rescue van has a trained female paramedic and a female police officer on board....

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Gurgaon: Tomatoes at Rs 80 a kilo! Any takers?

The rains have affected the crops severely, making the price shoot up almost threefold....

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City dwellers get hands dirty, make seed balls using cow dung and mud

 Dwarka residents congregated inside a rain shelter and learnt how to make seed balls, that wil...

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Monsoon showers have the residents planting saplings in society

United India Apartment residents took full advantage of the Sunday rain to plant saplings that they ...

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Roads in Sector 7 of Dwarka resemble canals

Indifference and apathy of civic bodies and lack of preparations for rainy season is causing severe ...

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Heavy rain adds to water woes of Gurgaon residents

Pipeline damage at Iffco Chowk cripples water supply system to few sectors in Gurgaon. The worst aff...

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Gurgaon: How good work turns into a civic nightmare...

True, roads must be dug up for widening work, but can they be left unattended, particularly during t...

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There's no power since Wednesday in these Gurgaon sectors

The worst-affected areas included Sector 83, Palam Vihar, Om Nagar, DLF Phase III, Sector 24, R...

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Metro View Apts, Dwarka: What can they do to be heard!

The sludge-choked Trunk Drain 5 just behind the society has become a source of toxic gases and a fou...

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Stagnating rainwater in front of Sec 44. But is Noida Authority bothered?

What happens if there is an outbreak of vector-borne diseases, residents ask....

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GDA to instal rainwater harvesting systems in city's parks

With groundwater levels depleting at an alarming rate, the issue needs to be looked into, say the ci...

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Gzb police teams up with RWAs for neighbourhood watch

To improve local traffic management and law-and-order situation in neighbourhoods, the city police h...

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East Delhi: Is that rot in the streets, or a rot in the system?

The agitation of sanitation workers over non-payment of salaries has entered its fifth day, and the ...

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Dwarka: Why won’t the authorities listen up!

AK Parashar of Brahma Apartments in Sector 7 narrates his first-hand account of open garbage burning...

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Mahagun Puram AOA discusses waste-water disposal with builder and GDA

GDA officials said they were ready to construct the drainage system if the cost was borne by th...

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Yippee! The cleaning of drains in Noida has started!

Work stared today and Noida Authority's top officials carried out an inspection to see work was ...

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Do you know why residents of Essel Tower, Ggn, prefer SUVs to sedans?

The reason is really not what you are expecting....

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Dwarka: Monsoon round the corner, but are the stormwater drains cleaned?

Residents say some of the drains have not been cleaned for three years!...

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Ggn: Forget ACs, you may not even have the luxury of a fan for 15 days

DHBVN junior engineers have decided to go on strike from tomorrow if their demands with the sta...

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Paramount Floraville is unique in Sector 137. Find out why

Clue: It's not something they are proud of....

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Yes, it rained. And Dwarka's roads are proof

It’s a rerun of the same horrors — bad roads, potholes! And DDA, as is custom, continues...

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Gurgaon: Sector 46 residents get free wifi in society’s parks

The RWA also provided a community library and installed CCTV cameras in the society, which were inau...

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Delhi High Court slams MCD for poor sanitation

The court said MCD's report was clearly an eyewash and blamed the government agen...

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...And it's International Yoga Day!

The early-morning showers did nothing to deter residents of the NCR... Here are a few snapshots from...

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Noida traffic police ropes in residents to manage traffic

Acute shortage of traffic personnel forces police to seek help of residents as officials say they ha...

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When will Gurgaon learn to handle the rains?

Four days of rainfall and the city comes to a standstill. And it's not even monsoon yet....

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Gurgaon: Check out this new yoga centre in town!

Pure Play, a new sportswear brand — which also owns the space — will be organising a fre...

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Noida: Ensure cleaner premises, or be ready to pay up

This monsoon, be careful of where you are draining your waste water. The district’s chief medi...

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Gzb: Green Team picks up pace to promote greenery

With the monsoons knocking at the door, the group of residents from Indirapuram surveyed areas to id...

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Noida: Sector 14 organises conclave to discuss Shahdara drain

Residents staying near the drain have been grappling with harmful gases being released from the drai...

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Gurgaon: Here's what Vipul World goes through after rains

Residents were unable to step out of their houses for 24 hours after Sunday's downpour. But that...

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Noida: Open-house meet at Amity University

The Noida, Greater Noida and Yamuna Expressway authorities conducted a meeting today with RWAs, buye...

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Ghaziabad: WhatsApp groups to improve police-public dialogue

Ghaziabad police has started several WhatsApp groups to connect top officials, station officers, pol...

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Tree bends in semi-circle as pruning drive is delayed

Noida: June 16’s rainstorm resulted in this tree in Sector 8 bending this way as residents say...

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Kendriya Vihar II: This drain has remained choked for four years now!

Several cases of dengue and chikungunya have been reported last year from the society. But are the a...

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Dwarka: Rain exposes lack of preparedness of civic bodies

As water gets logged on the road sides and garbage worsens the situation, residents grapple with the...

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Gurgaon, Sector 28: Waterlogged at the first sight of rains

A 60-m defunct drainage stretch in Sector 43 doesn't allow the water in Sector 28 to drain out, ...

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Gurgaon wakes up to a rainy Friday — and, of course, traffic jams

The city received 22 mm of rain, and this sudden shower was enough to throw traffic out of gear...

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Noida Authority to clean city’s only irrigation drain

The Authority had sought permission for the job from the irrigation department as residents had been...

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This is where you can call in case of waterlogging in Delhi

PWD has invited residents to call, send an SMS or WhatsApp at 813018822 with a clear picture of the ...

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Gzb boy comes up with smart meter to check electricity theft

The meter is equipped with infra red and magnetic sensors, and can send an alert message to the auth...

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Dwarka: How SDMC talked the walk

SDMC decided to hold an awareness session on vector-borne diseases in a Sector 9 park, as residents ...

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SDMC mayor flags off 50 auto tippers in fight against vector-borne diseases

Kamaljeet Sehrawat raised concerns about dengue, malaria and chickungunia, and called for a behaviou...

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Of missed deadlines: First 2010, then 2014, now 2017

Despite a 2007 Supreme Court directive to construct a sewer pumping station in Kalyanpuri, ...

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A meeting with an MP may give Noida and GreNo residents fresh hope. Here's why

The meeting, scheduled on June 18, has invited both residents and officials of Noida, Greater Noida ...

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Gurgaon: Uppal's Southend to get three more rainwater harvesting pits

Water accumulates in the Sec 49 society during rainy season and causes a lot of inconvenience to the...

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Gurgaon: Is Sector 22B safe enough now?

Yes! With 17 CCTV cameras installed at strategic locations, the sector — an erstwhile crime ho...

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Dwarka: MP assures revival of water bodies

Area MP Pravesh Sahib Singh Verma was on a recce of water bodies in west and southwest Delhi today. ...

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Nirala Eden Park residents plagued by problems from PGs

Indirapuram housing society residents to approach GDA over problems posed by the operation of Paying...

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Gurgaon: Dark lanes worry Sec 57 residents

With streetlights either defunct or poorly maintained in the sector, residents have been refraining ...

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Why just planting saplings is not enough to protect the environment

Noida: As residents have been planting saplings in an effort to care for the environment, City Spide...

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Crossings Republik pours its heart out to City Spidey on township issues

Residents speak about issues such as waste management, infrastructure, water supply, electricity and...

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Sec 17B, Gurgaon: Preparing for the rainy days ahead

The sector's RWA, along with MCG, has started cleaning its six rainwater harvesting pits to prep...

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Dwarka: Water minister visits Sec 23 water body

Rajender Pal Gautam takes stock of the situation regarding revival of the water body....

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This is what the authorities promised...and we are watching

Will these officials from across Delhi-NCR really walk the talk?...

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This surgeon has a lot to say about Dwarka's health and healthcare

Despite a million-plus population, quality health services are still a far cry in the sub-city....

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Will DJB’s mega project rid Shahdara drain of its toxicity?

Interceptors installed at various points of the drain will stop the sewer water of residential colon...

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Noida rally educates commuters about traffic rules

The rally was conducted by the traffic police from Sector 24 to gate no 4 of Noida Stadium....

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Gurgaon: ‘Young warriors’ spearhead waste segregation drive in Fresco

About 30 children of the Nirvana Country condominium have been trying to raise awareness about waste...

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Park View Residency, Gurgaon: Female swimming coach hired!

The society now has two male coaches and a lady instructor for its two pools. Now that a female inst...

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Uppal's Southend: Any safer with the intercom facility?

The society, in Sector 50, Gurgaon, which lacks a boundary wall, has been plagued by incidents of th...

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Why UPPCB isn't doing anything about toxic gases from Noida's irrigation drain

The drain originates from Kondli in New Delhi, passes through Noida and ends in The Yamuna...

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You are not safe in your own parking lot!

Even the most sophisticated of residential complexes leave out parking lots out of their CCTV covera...

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This man has revived 5 dead rivers and 8,600 sq km of barren land. Who is he?

On World Environment Day, we bring you the very face of inspiration, Rajendra Singh, also known as t...

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GB Nagar will now take its green rules very seriously

"Officials who fail to enforce NGT's guidelines will be dealt with strictly," sai...

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Dwarka: Biting the hand that could've fed it

People have now started dumping and burning waste in the hundreds of wells across the sub-city. Path...

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NCR: The week in tweets

Here's taking a look at what the twitterati said this past week (May 28 - June 2)....

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Smooth roads in Noida by June 15? Nope.

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's promise to make all roads in the state pothole-free doesn...

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Sec 61, Noida: Why all the hoopla around the Block D gate?

While the resident body of Prateek Wisteria claims its society's route has been blocked, the RWA...

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EDMC’s cartoons to promote good civic sense

Posters, banners and hoardings depicting characters such as ‘Thu Thu Kumar,’ ‘Poly...

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State government takes Noida Authority to task over wastage of treated water

Of the seven sewage treatment plants in Noida, treated water from five of them is flowing into drain...

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Yes, it rained in Gurgaon! But what made today so special?

Find out from the residents who happened to venture out....

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‘If its water is not saved, Delhi will not survive’

Rajendra Singh, also known as the Waterman of India or Jalpurush, sounds a wake-up call for the gove...

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Dwarka: RWAs want fogging and cleaning of storm water drains

Residents say that the municipal corporation should take precautionary measures to check dengue and ...

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Ghaziabad: Time to trim the trees

With the recent rains and windy weather, there have been frequent power cuts across the city. But th...

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The real reason why Shahdara and Noida open drains continue to emit toxic gases

The government agencies claim the STPs installed by them have been cleaning the water. How true is t...

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Raksha Gopal is not just an ace scholar!

City Spidey gets candid with the CBSE Std XII examination topper as she shares her love for music, m...

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Been there, run that...

Meet Adil Nargolwala, president of Beverly Park II, Gurgaon, who has won a place for himself in the ...

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See how the MCG is preparing to keep the monsoons waterlogging-free

DS Dhesi, Haryana chief secretary, held a meeting with MCG officials last week and directed them to ...

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Noida parks to have smart irrigation systems

The move came after the state ground water resource agency passed an order to the department of hort...

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Gurgaon, Sec 46: Now this is what we call a park!

Find out if you can go visit it this weekend. It is an oasis of beauty and calm in the mad rush we c...

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Why Gurgaon will have clean rainwater harvesting pits

As part of an initiative to recharge ground water, a resident is working closely with MCG to ensure ...

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What’s eating into the oxygen in the air?

The sludge-filled, stagnating drains of Shahdara and Noida have become a steady source of toxic gase...

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If you are feeling hot, imagine what your dog is going through

Keep your pets well hydrated, avoid walks during the day and keep them in a well-ventilated area.&nb...

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Noida Authority rushes to clean drains and repair roads before the monsoons

It has to comply with the chairman's orders to improve the existing city infrastructure before t...

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Vaibhav Khand, I'puram: Don't go strolling after sundown

Residents say miscreants are confident that their victims will not be able to see their faces i...

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This is what the authorities promised...and we are watching

Will these officials from across Delhi-NCR really walk the talk?...

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Is Gurgaon ready to tackle the rains this year?

The administration has orders to step up measures to prevent last year’s July 28 rerun. Beside...

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This is one reason Gurgaon residents may not want the rains at all

Many parts of the city witnessed hours-long power cuts due to the thunderstorm on Sunday. Electricit...

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Thurderstorm brings trouble and respite for Noida and Gurgaon!

While some residents had to deal with trees falling on their cars and power outages, others made the...

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Gurgaon: Are your sector rainwater pits cleaned yet?

Citizens’ group Gurgaon Action Plan (GAP) — in collaboration with MCG — is carryin...

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At Yamuna Sports Complex, you don’t need money to eat

The canteen of this popular East Delhi sports complex will now allow visitors to use the BHIM app fo...

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If you are indoors, get out. You need to make the most of this weather!

Because according to the Met department, the heat wave's going to make a comeback real soon....

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Quiz time: Which Gurgaon park is maintained by 18 gardeners?

The Sector 46 park, named Adarsh. Here’s more — it has a well-maintained jogging track, ...

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How Noida and Shahdara drains put residents’ health at risk

Experts say toxic gases emanating from these drains are harmful, especially for new-borns, elderly a...

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NEFOWA demands Metro connectivity and more

NEFOWA members met with Amit Mohan Prasad, CEO of Noida and Greater Noida Authority, today, urging h...

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Sec 15: Clogged drain exposes lack of planning by Noida Authority

Residents say the drain has turned into a gutter as it is not connected to other main drains in the ...

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South City II, Gurgaon: Streetlights in a state of neglect

Residents say poor maintenance and defunct streetlights have given rise to safety concerns....

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Noida: Six cases of theft in Sec 26 in less than a month!

With miscreants on the loose, residents are a worried lot and want regular police patrolling at nigh...

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MCG plans to take over more private colonies

The takeover of Sushant Lok II, South City I and II, and Ardee City is on the cards....

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GreNo: Gaur City takes to Twitter to demand Metro service

Residents reached out to UP CM Yogi Adityanath and said that the cancellation of the approved Metro ...

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EDMC clueless on NGT directive on water related diseases?

Involving municipal councillors to probe number of such diseases before May 23 may not be possible a...

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Noida: Clogged sewer for Metro construction... and what about a viral outbreak?

It has been more than three months since a DMRC contractor obstructed the sewer flow of an open drai...

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OMG! This virtual reality stuff in Smaaash Noida is mind-altering!

Wear your VR glasses, and there you are, in an out-of-the-ordinary world, all set to kill, fly or ri...

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I’puram: What do the residents expect from their ward councillor?

As Indirapuram readies itself for municipal elections for the first time, City Spidey speaks to resi...

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Noida showcases paddle power

Ride your way to health and a smog-free city as Noida Cycling Club provides the perfect forum for pa...

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Aditya Urban Casa has eight 14-storey towers, and a sub-par firefighting system

Residents had asked the builder to check the serviceability of the equipment, but nothing was done....

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Here, do your bit for the environment. You have till May 20 to register

URJA, in collaboration with Haiyya, a Delhi-based NGO, has organised a four-month programm...

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Watch this Noida teenager bare it all post her Miss Teen Universe crown

The first Indian to be crowned Miss Teen Universe talks to City Spidey about Noida, the contest...

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Gurgaon: Is this a police station or a crèche? Maybe both!

The women’s police station in Sector 51 now has a two-room ‘Phulwari’, replete wit...

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Contaminated Delhi water puts aquifers at risk

Contaminants present in the polluted surface water of Delhi reach aquifers, turning groundwater unfi...

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For a piss of history in Dwarka

The Sulabh International Museum of Toilets on Palam Dabri Marg in Mahavir Enclave, Dwarka, is a trib...

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Dwarka: DDA obviously doesn't think this lane needs work

Service lanes dug up for repair work are never repaired, leaving half the road non-commutable. DDA, ...

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Dwarka: How Queen’s Valley became a zero-waste school

The school has not only gone solar, it also contributes energy to the area’s power grid. Recyc...

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NCR: The week in tweets

Here's taking a look at what the twitterati said this past week (April 30 - May 5)....

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Can your appearance determine your entry into Metro?

No. Period. When IndusInd Bank Cyber City Metro station denied entry to six 'shabbily dressed...

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City Spidey Impact: Sec 137, Noida, will no longer reel from drain stench

Noida Authority's assurance came a day after City Spidey carried a report on how the D...

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East End residents can't cross this bridge even when they get to it!

The narrow bridge over the Shahdara drain is a nightmare for commuters. And we are not exaggerating....

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Noida: DMRC blocks Sector 137 drain without permission

Residents cite health hazards due to the overflowing sewage and say the problem needs to be addresse...

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Miss Teen Universe 2017 Srishti Kaur comes home with her dazzling crown!

The 19-year-old girl from Sector 71 is the first Indian to win the title. Make some noise, Noid...

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CM promises to 'weave' Metro in and around Gurgaon

While addressing the gathering at the inauguration of Rapid Metro Gurgaon South Extension line, the ...

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Rapid Metro Phase II opens in Gurgaon

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar inaugurated the second phase on May 2. The 7-km line will...

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Khattar launches ‘Haryana Vision Zero’ to curb road accident deaths

The campaign aims to bring down number of deaths due to road accidents to zero and stimulate a discu...

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DHBVN offers incentives to disclose tampered meters

The Haryana discom’s offer is available till May 31 and the body would not exact penalty from ...

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DDA’s incentive schemes for students at sports complexes

The scheme is applicable to all of DDA's 15 sports complexes and two golf courses located in var...

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NRI Residency: Noida Authority to look into issuance of OC and CC

Residents of the Sector 45 society allege at a tri-party meet that the occupation certificate and co...

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Sispal Vihar, Gurgaon: Doing its bit to conserve water

With the Millennium City constantly staring at water scarcity, this Sector 49 society has developed ...

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Hansika Singh: The Dwarka girl who knows 20 different kicks!

Yes, this feisty taekwondo champion has won 15 national games with only one loss till date....

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CITY SPIDEY ALERT: DPSG student sent home with first aid needs hospitalisation

An 11-year-old Class VII girl was given first aid by the school and sent home after a water cooler&n...

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Gurgaon: Get your happy on!

Gurgaon’s laughter club held thrice a week — on Wednesdays and Saturdays at DLF’s ...

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'The sound the sarod makes is pure magic'

For Dr Chandrima Majumdar, a resident of Airlines Apartments, Sector 23, Dwarka, it was love at...

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NMRC, residents do not like the sound of the Metro at night

According to the environmental clearance norms, sound barriers are a must&n...

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Gurgaon's prayers answered. Let there be rain!

The dip in mercury as a result of the showers over the past two days came as a relief from the frequ...

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Rapid Metro opens two new stations today in Gurgaon

Residents living near DLF Phase 5, Genpact, Vyapar Kendra market, Supermart I, Supermart II and...

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Noida: Careful with your mobile in the Metro!

Botanical Garden police chowki in Sector 38A has started getting 20 complaints of mobile thefts ever...

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What are these Noida students doing? Take a guess

On April 27, students of 101 Noida schools will be trained in evacuation techniques, thanks to&...

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Noida: Residents call attention to clogged drains

Unhygienic conditions and breeding of mosquitoes become pressing concerns as residents say raising t...

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‘Sargam’ bonds Gurgaon’s silvers with music!

The initiative by Lilly Singh, a resident of Ridgewood Estate, DLF Phase IV, is a chance for the eld...

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Dust storm hits Gurgaon!

India Meteorological Department official says there is a possibility of a thunderstorm on April 23 a...

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Gurgaon: Parents to pay school fees on monthly basis?

To end the practice of payment of quarterly fees, divisional commissioner wrote to the district educ...

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Unitech Escape, Gurgaon: Pool yes, water no!

The contractors, who had begun work on the 23X60-ft structure, left after non-payment of dues. So no...

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Exotica Elegance tries out pranic healing

The healing process involves concentrating the life-energy of one's body, or the prana...

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Bye bye builder, hello MCG! Which are these five lucky colonies?

Residents rejoice as the maintenance of these five colonies is handed over from the builders to the ...

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What are the cabbies saying about the strike?

While in Delhi and Gurgaon the situation remained normal, as most app-based cabs decided to ply defy...

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Sispal Vihar, Gurgaon: Goodbye, bumpy rides!

Thanks to the RWA, entering the society is no longer the nightmare it used to be. ...

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Gurgaon: Let’s pawty!

Because people often view their pets as members of the family, throwing birthday parties for them ha...

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Watch angry Unitech Unihomes buyers vent their frustration at this meeting

The meeting — held between residents and homebuyers, Noida Authority officials and the builder...

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The one thing DLF-5 Magnolias has that your society doesn't

It cost the builder Rs 17 lakh and several months to set it up — and it was conceptualised as ...

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What's the buzzword in East Delhi? Mosquitoes!

Cases of dengue and chikungunya have once again started to surface, but are the authorities bothered...

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'They enticed kids with shiny whistles and made them chant slogans'

Just how did the RWA allow AAP/BJP cadres inside my housing complex? Asks IP Extension resident ...

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Sec 40, Gurgaon: MCG responds to complaints, fixes sewage pipe

The sewage pipe that runs from Golf Course Road to Subhash Chowk was choked near the sector and resi...

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The strange story behind Saya Zenith's first AOA

Forming an AOA is not easy, especially when you've tried forming one twice and failed over the p...

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Gurgaon, Vipul Greens: Just what makes this society so cool!

With 97 per cent LED lights, 150 CCTV cameras, a biometric system and seven rainwater harvesting pit...

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Gear up for aqua aerobics this summer

Meet Shruti Adhav, Dwarka’s young aqua-aerobics trainer. In a freewheeling conversation with C...

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It's been five days that a dog was beaten to death. The murderers are still free

Animal lovers and activists across the city want justice to be served and the guilty arrested. "...

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Gurgaon: If you want to learn to firefight, DLF 5 is hosting Fire Safety Week

National Fire Service Day was observed on the premises of the fire station at DLF 5. The entire week...

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Spidey alert: Dengue arrives early in G-town this year

Two cases were reported at Gurgaon Civil Hospital on April 13 as doctors say the number of case are ...

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This is what the authorities promised...and we are watching

Will these officials from across Delhi-NCR really walk the talk?...

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Do you go that extra mile to help others? Indirapuram does

FedAOA urges societies and AOAs to keep earthen matkas and saucers of fresh water outside their comp...

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From sewer trenches to green belt? Keep your eyes on Exotica Fresco

The sewer trenches opposite the entry gate of this society in Sector 137, Noida, will be turned into...

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Dwarka: Despite complaints, no signs of improvement in this market!

City Spidey revisits this Sector 6 bank market after about a year to take stock of the situation....

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Will Shubhkamna Tech Homes flat buyers finally be smiling?

A meeting between Noida Authority and the flat buyers gave the latter a chance to air their grievanc...

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East Delhi: Why should we elect you? What've you done!!

Ahead of the municipal polls, residents’ representatives are taking every opportunity to point...

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Noida: Taps run dry as Ganga jal floods Sec 77 road

Damage in underground water pipeline near Express Zenith is difficult to repair as the pipeline is l...

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East Delhi: Residents who disconnected DJB water supply rethink move

After receiving inflated water bills from Delhi Jal Board prior to 2014, some societies had disconne...

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Gurgaon gets its very own shooting club!

It was inaugurated on April 9, in Sector 15, Part 2, and will have facilities for both learners and ...

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It's raining medals for India at Special Olympics

Pankaj Soni from Gurgaon picked up a gold in floorball, Rajpreet Kaur from Ambala won a bronze in fl...

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Gurgaon: The 200-m stretch that takes forever to cross

On a typical day, the area on Sushant Lok II main road is thronging with people and their vehicles o...

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Martyrs of Marriage makes a mark in Millennium City

The film documents the abuse of the anti-dowry law and was screened for the first time in the city a...

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MCD polls: Dwarka neighbours become contenders!

AAP and BJP have fielded two candidates - Sushma Bansal and Kamaljeet Sehrawat – for Ward B fr...

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Mayur Vihar Extension: Municipal park gets a makeover!

Residents can now look forward to a walk in the park (located near Kala Vihar Apartments) late in th...

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This is what the authorities promised...and we are watching

Will these officials from across Delhi-NCR really walk the talk?...

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Skytech Matrott: Choked drain, a health hazard!

Sec 76, Noida: Residents complain of unhygienic conditions outside the society and say the area has ...

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How's IRWO Westend Tower wrapping up Navratra celebrations?

Twice every year, more than 1,000 residents congregate at the society's community centre for a h...

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Ghaziabad: Raj Nagar Extension grapples with sewage issues!

Defunct sewage treatment plant in the area forces residents to rely on hired tankers that dump the s...

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Gurgaon residents demand green belts to be fenced off

They cite reasons of security, encroachment and stray animals entering their localities through...

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Dwarka hosts South Delhi Games 2017

Students Olympics Association (SOA) of Delhi organised the zonal sports competition at Shiksha Bhara...

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Noida: Choked drain irks Kendriya Vihar II residents

The drain has been blocked for the past four years and overflows in the monsoons, inundating ne...

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Gurgaon: Water ATM kiosks to help you beat the heat!

MCG installed an automated water dispenser at Huda City Centre Metro station recently in collaborati...

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Express View Apts reaches out to Noida Authority

Sec 93, Noida: The recently elected AOA is set to raise residents’ concerns regarding basic am...

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NCR residents are talking about...

Here's a low down on what's on the minds of NCR residents....

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FONRWA and RWAs hold meeting with Meerut IG

The members put forth their demands for an improved law and order situation in Noida....

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United India Apts, MV I Ext: No to market manure, yes to vegetable waste

The society has initiated a plan to generate homemade compost in its eight pits dug along the bounda...

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Here's why Abhinav Apts can't use its rainwater harvesting system

Despite its location being approved by the municipal corporation, the horticulture department refuse...

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Rapid Metro Gurgaon begins South Extension operations

The line connects commuters from Golf Course Road in Gurgaon to the existing Rapid Metro system and ...

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Will visit by Authority big guns improve things for Sector 51?

Residents say many top officers from Noida Authority have visited the sector in the past — and...

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Kanchanjunga Apts RWA irked with Noida Authority contractor

It says he left work midway, leaving stacks of paver blocks and drain covers lying around the societ...

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East Delhi: PWD demolishes police chowki that blocked drain

One of the pillars of the defunct police chowki had blocked a drain and the authority had rerouted t...

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Aparnaa Laxmi, leading them from darkness to light…

Gurgaon: This Sector 54 resident has taken it upon herself to educate children of rag pickers, slum ...

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Gurgaon: DLF Foundation opens training centre for security guards

The non-profit organisation has partnered with OSSIM, a renowned security training institu...

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This is what the authorities promised...and we are watching

Will these officials from across Delhi-NCR really walk the talk?...

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Poonam Tyagi: On the road less taken

From organising computer training camps for the visually impaired to convincing the head priest of B...

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It was a colourful day at Uniworld Gardens, Gurgaon

The RWA collaborated with Atul Shinde, an art graduate who has been working with children for 15 yea...

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Self-defence workshop for schoolkids in Gurgaon

Osho Kalia, who has 10 years of experience in the field, trained schoolgirls and female police perso...

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Gurgaon: Residents reach out to PWD minister Rao Narbir Singh

The minister visited several societies on Sohna Road as residents shared their problems with him....

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Sahibabad MLA: Problems of the street will be solved on the street

Sunil Sharma, the MLA, met Indirapuram residents at a meeting over civic issues that was held on a r...

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PG accommodations in the line of ire!

Gurgaon: Residents express their displeasure over the state of affairs and cite issues such as viola...

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DPS Ghaziabad in Gurgaon hikes fee by 400%

Angry parents congregated outside the school to protest on March 24....

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Gurgaon RWAs gear up to deal with water woes

To tackle water shortage in summers and to prevent waterlogging during monsoons, resident bodies hav...

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Sec 77, Noida: 'Trash To Gold,' a unique drive to help the needy

Residents donate trash paper which are sold to vendors to collect money for the needy....

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OMG, check this new place out in G Noida. It's total Venice!

With the launch of the theme-based mall Grand Venice, Greater Noida adds one more tourist attraction...

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Noida fire department set for an upgrade

Noida Authority plans to provide its fire department with two advanced rescue vehicles and two water...

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Tulip Violet residents learn to put out a fire!

The society's RWA organised a fire drill to check the society's preparedness to deal with any such ...

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East Delhi: Sewage issues of jhuggis spill over into upscale societies

Residents of Vasundhara Enclave say Delhi Jal Board connected drains of unauthorised colonies to sew...

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Sushant Lok I RWA meets local MLA to discuss society problems

They said they had been complaining about the society's broken roads, poor sewage system and waterlo...

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Sec 76: Noida Authority fixes water pipeline after complaint via Whatsapp

A Prateek Wisteria resident spotted water going to waste due to a damaged water supply pipeline....

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Gurgaon: DLF City Phase III roads irk residents

Residents of Block U say the poor condition of the roads has become a nuisance, and blame the civic ...

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Gurgaon, Sector 57: How the slums continue to thrive

More than 200 illegal slums have come up in the area in the past three years, despite an order to ac...

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Dwarka, Sector 3: Is that a park!

Like several other parks in the sub-city, the neighbourhood park of Sector 3 is the perfect instance...

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Security concerns at Divine Meadows

Sec 108, Noida: Residents express displeasure over a local agency handling security and say former l...

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Lathmaar Holi: Festivities or mass molestation?

Deepti Asthana and Meghana Sanka, both NCR residents, went to Nandgaon to soak in the spirit of the ...

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Mega evacuation drill in 101 schools in April

The decision to hold the drill was taken at a joint meeting of the Gautam Budh Nagar district admini...

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Exotica Fresco, Noida: Ruckus over dumped garbage

A tractor loaded with drain silt is unloading its waste on the other side of the road in front of th...

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This was how Guptaji, Mehra aunty, Bunty’s mom and Mehta uncle played Holi!

Dhol marked the start of the festivities at Indirapuram's Saya Zenith. One by one, everybody started...

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Metro train services to begin at 2.30 pm on Holi

The changed schedule is applicable for all lines, including the Airport Express Line....

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Dwaka Hello Moms celebrates Women’s Day

Women from different walks of life spoke on the various aspects of empowerment through education and...

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Must we continue to act irresponsibly?

Can a country like India really afford to waste gallons and gallons of potable water in the name of ...

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Indirapuram's never-ending encroachment problem

The Street Vendors (Protection Of Livelihood And Regulation Of Street Vending) Act, 2014, forbids an...

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Cause for Indirapuram's Saturday Night Fever? Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt!

The actors invited Indirapuram residents to watch Badrinath Ki Dulhania, their ucoming movie which h...

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Vaibhav Khand streets inundated with overflowing sewer water

Chakresh Jain, GDA executive engineer, said most Indirapuram societies were guilty of connecting sew...

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Dwarka: Sec 5 DDA park in a state of neglect

Broken swings, damaged electrical infrastructure and missing walkways point towards the Authority's ...

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A look at what living in a new Indirapuram society is like

Here’s a funny look at the people who make — or break — a society from the point of view of a ...

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Residents call attention to civic amenities at Suryodaya Apts

Dwarka: Issues with sanitation, internal roads and stormwater drains have become a cause for concern...

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Make no mistake, they're tough

When it comes to shouldering responsibility — and keeping it — women can be just as tough as men...

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Is Wembley Estate, Gurgaon, a victim of stray dog-bites?

Residents of the Sector 49 society refrain from going for morning walks or stepping out alone as the...

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Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation to test bio-digester toilets

Originally a DRDO technology to reduce the use of water and decompose human waste, these new toilets...

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Vaishali: Stray dogs keep joggers out of Sector 4 park

Residents refrain from going to Bhim Rao Ambedkar park as they are scared of the dogs in the park....

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Sec 44, Noida: High on price, low on basics

It may be one of the premier sectors in Noida and one of the costliest, but does it look the part?...

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Maids not allowed on passenger lifts? What's happening, Ghaziabad?

Some societies in Ghaziabad have prohibited maids from using regular lifts and have told them to sti...

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Gurgaon: Suicide attempt at Guru Dronacharya Metro station

A 29-year-old female doctor, working with a private insurance company in Delhi, reportedly tried to ...

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Archie Yadav’s disappearance: What really happened?

City Spidey caught up with the 12-year-old as she returned home on February 19....

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Noida: Gold and silver medals for Prateek Wisteria’s budding sports stars

The AOA’s sports committee organises a lawn tennis tournament for teenagers in the society to enco...

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Shaheed Smarak Sansthan remembers Noida's martyrs

The 16th Annual Day celebrations of Shaheed Smarak was marked by patriotic fervour and quiet pride....

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I’puram: Missing girl Archie found in Himachal Pradesh

The 12-year-old girl who went missing from her home in Shakti Khand 3 on February 13 was found in Ka...

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Why is Sector 29, Noida, so decked up?

Shaheed Smarak, the tri-service memorial, is all set to celebrate its 16th Annual Day on February 18...

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Will separate feeders end Sushant Lok I's power woes?

The Gurgaon society has been plagued by problems such as frequent power cuts and low voltage, owing ...

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How long will students of this Noida school inhale toxic fumes?

Even after leaving no stone unturned to find a solution to the stinking irrigation drain running alo...

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Nope, it is not Gurgaon...

To usher in Valentine’s Day and also kickstart Indirapuram's slack party scene, Habitat Ce...

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Nasha to break the Indirapuram stereotype

Once notorious for its issues with safety and security and an unruly crowd, the township is fast tra...

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Technical fault causes delays on Blue Line Metro service

Problem with signalling system results in the trains moving at restricted speeds on February 7 as Dw...

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Why hasn't DDA demolished a police station despite NGT's order?

A pillar of the now-vacated building has blocked the flow of sewage on the drain between Ashok Nagar...

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If you don't need it, leave it here...

For architect Madhuri Agarwal, Jalvayu Vihar has always been a place of fond childhood memories. And...

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Can Vasundhara Enclave residents stop the impending sewage-water disaster?

PWD, in an attempt to divert blocked sewage, connected a sewage drain to a storm water drain running...

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Gurgaon: Citizens, get ready to report traffic violations

Besides scrapping manual challans, the city police has introduced a WhatsApp no (9999981800) and an ...

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Suncity, Gurgaon: District town planner issues order against builder

The Department of Town and Country Planning has ordered the builder to stop collecting the common ar...

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What are cars doing in this art gallery?

Why don't you find out for yourself in Olive County, Vasundhara?...

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In Noida, malls are the new galleries of culture

Noida’s TGIP and Garden Galleria recently played host to the displays of four artists to make a pe...

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Rajat Vihar, Noida: Who will build the Block C guard room?

On the one hand, residents say they are being told Noida Authority doesn't have the funds — and on...

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Senior citizens demand separate coach in Metro

The Senior Citizens’ Welfare Association wrote letters to the Union Urban Development Minister M V...

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Dwarka: Sector 7 park reeks of negligence

What’s the common excuse to avoid accountability? DDA may not be responsible for the park, but who...

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OCS Apts organises sports events and painting competition for residents

All the activities were originally planned as part of Republic Day celebrations but had to be postpo...

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Ex-servicemen pay tribute to martyrs from Gautam Budh Nagar

The heavy rains and the drop in temperature did nothing to dampen the spirit of these Noida resident...

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Slum kids will now have a chance at professional football, thanks to this club!

Fast Football Club of Gurgaon, under the guidance of coach Deepak Jha, has launched Koshish, a proje...

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Republic Day celebrations in Dwarka and Noida

City Spidey brings you a glimpse of January 26 celebrations in societies across Dwarka and Noida....

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No school till January 28 in Gautam Budh Nagar

Students from nursery to Class V will not need to attend school for two days, owing to the bout of h...

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Dwarka gave these children a true glimpse of India's constitution

Four residents celebrated Republic Day by playing football with the ragpickers of the nearby Palam a...

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Delhi Metro services to be curtailed for January 26 and January 29

Metro schedules of Line 2 (HUDA City Centre to Samaypur Badli), Line 3 (Noida City Centre to Dwarka ...

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Noida: Assembly poll candidates to avoid Republic Day celebrations

If caught attending any society function, the money spent on the event would be considered part of t...

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MV I: Residents applaud PWD for new bridge

About 200 residents attended the inauguration of the new bridge near Hindustan Times Apartments and ...

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“I will be late. Stuck in a jam.”

Commuters across the NCR were stuck in nasty traffic snarls, thanks to dress rehearsals for the Repu...

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Mock firefighting drill for Supertech Capetown staff

Sec 74, Noida: The fire officer is training about 30 staff members on how to handle gas leak situati...

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You can now take the new bridge to avoid traffic at MV I Metro station

The bridge will be inaugurated by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on January 24....

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Krishna Apra Gardens, I’puram: First facelift since 2010

The expected cost is about Rs 2 crore — and all expenses are being borne by residents....

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Vipul Greens, Gurgaon: Ticked on all the right boxes

From rainwater harvesting to waste management to planting saplings, residents are leaving nothing to...

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Are you a young person looking to make Ghaziabad better? Join YNG!

Clean up your city, spruce it up, paint flyover pillars, spread awareness about burning social issue...

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Hands or no hands, study she must

Gurgaon’s Shabana Mohammad lost both her arms at a young age, but continued her studies learning t...

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Now feed the cows, and keep the streets clean too!

Green Team, a group of residents from Ahinsa Khand 2, Indirapuram, stopped residents from feeding co...

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Back from Milan, this Noida interior designer will give your home a mud makeover

Noida still has a long way to go in terms of aesthetics, but Urmimala Bhuyan Bora is out to do an It...

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PHOTO KATHA: OMG! Yellow squid chased a blue elephant in Dwarka

Organised by Delhi Tourism, 11 nations from across the globe were part of the International Kite Fes...

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Residents take up the cause of child ragpickers in Dwarka

They filed a petition recently at National Commission for Protection of Child Rights and want NCPCR...

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Gurgaon: Rise of the sports-friendly RWAs

Sector 45 RWA, one of the resident bodies to pioneer the trend, has facilities for cricket, football...

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Exotica Fresco Apt, Noida: Zero cash it is

From conducting awareness drives to opening bank accounts for maids and vendors, a group of resident...

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Advisory for safety audit issued to 30 Noida hospitals

The Disaster Management Cell has mandated the audit, asking hospitals to ensure earthquake resilienc...

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Ghaziabad: Does your locality have illegal shops?

According to Alok Kumar, patron of FedAOA, illicit shops in residential areas are the cause behind t...

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No strings attached: Kshitiz Jain

The multi-instrumentalist from Indirapuram, on his journey from being an IT official to a full-time ...

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Dangal II may just be inspired by these two Lionel Messi fans from Indirapuram

Bet you can't dribble past these two under-19 national footballers, Smriti and Shagun Chauhan, from ...

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SDMC’s clean campaign evokes RWA scoff

The corporation began a cleanliness drive on December 1, 2016, urging community cooperation, but man...

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I'puram: Avoid this death trap on Kala Patthar Marg

The pit was covered with two concrete slabs. But one has already caved in and the other is about to ...

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Sec 12, Dwarka: Rainwater harvesting in Vikram Nagar CGHS

Construction is already on at two locations inside the society....

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Sec 61, Noida: That's Ganga jal you see flooding the road

The water supply pipeline was damaged during a recent construction, causing streets to be flooded an...

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You give her trash, she'll give you flowers

What made Sudha Singh, a resident of Gaur Grandeur Apartments, Sector 119, Noida, give up her 10-ye...

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Sec 62, Noida: Work on to fix blocked drain near Rajat Vihar

Noida Authority recently woke up to residents' woes of overflowing sewage. It also took up the insta...

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New Year resolutions of apex resident bodies in Ghaziabad

City Spidey speaks to top associations of RWAs and AOAs and finds out what they plan to accomplish i...

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Sector 7, Dwarka, plays host to classical music

Sarangi player Murad Ali, classical singers Ritesh Mishra and Rajnish Mishra performed at a cultural...

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If this man has his way, Gurgaon will soon ride on caterpillar trains!

Chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar directs civic authorities to look at the possibility of making li...

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Noida: Sec 51 RWA urges NMRC to name Metro station after sector

Residents argued that the upcoming station is on a piece of land that is part of plot E-1 of the sec...

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Sec 108, Noida: No peace and quiet at Divine Meadows!

Residents complain that youngsters, who are mostly students living on rent, are creating nuisance, s...

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Gurgaon: Digi Dhan mela to promote digital payments

The fair, held at Tau Devi Lal Stadium in Sector 38, aimed to educate people on various modes of cas...

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Magenta Line trial runs begin

The 36.98-km route between Janakpuri West and Botanical Garden will provide direct connectivity to ...

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Suncity RWA slams developer’s bid for final completion certificate

Once the builder gets the certificate, it will not be responsible for the township's maintenance....

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Ghaziabad residents discuss issues with civic bodies and district administration

TP Tyagi, chairman of RWA Federation, Ghaziabad, dubbed the meeting a success....

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The stash that's an open secret!

As home managers, women save - often without anyone's knowledge. But does the fact deserve to draw a...

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Gurgaon: Painting the town red (and blue and green and yellow)!

The Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon has employed a bunch of graffiti artists to paint the city’s ...

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Crossings Republik: Residents rejoice as NGT denies garbage dump cum SWMP

NGT came down heavily on the municipal corporation for infringing on rights of citizens and cancelle...

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Noida: Tallest Lego Christmas tree in North India in the making?

Kids are building a 20 foot-tall tree with Lego blocks at DLF Mall of India in Sector 18, as parents...

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Noida: Dial 100 to the rescue, but swifter

To ensure speedier action, Dial 100 project is launched in Noida, which will transfer a distress cal...

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You're never too old to learn: Dwarka silvers are getting digital savvy!

In the wake of demonetisation, Senior Citizens' Association is holding digital training workshops fo...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: Are banks to blame for your cash crisis?

We asked readers to send in their cash-crunch stories. Here's one by TC Batra, secretary of Dwarka's...

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Noida Circle of Moms open digital doors to maids

The Noida-based platform for mothers helps cooks, domestic workers and nannies set up bank accounts ...

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Urban Development Ministry's role in empowering RWAs

City Spidey on Nov 26-27 met various participants at the National Conference of RWAs in Visakhapatna...

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Is that an Amazonian rain forest over the roads of Noida Sec 62?

Trees on either side of the roads are so overgrown that even sunlight doesn't filter through....

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M Venkaiah Naidu: 'RWAs responsible for raising urban development standards'

City Spidey met the Union Urban Development Minister at the National Conference of RWAs in Vizag on ...

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United India Apts invites all residents to brainstorm on society issues

In a first-of-its-kind meeting on November 27, the managing committee divided the residents into thr...

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No-cash November

Things certainly got out of control this month, but here's looking at the fun side of demonetisation...

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Sector 61, Noida: First cash, now water shortage

Residents are grappling with the problem since November 20, when a JCB digger burst a water pipeline...

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I’m pink. And the nation is talking about me

Meet the Rs 2,000 note. Love it, hate it, you just can’t do without it....

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They didn't have to queue up to get cash!

This new bank is delivering cash to its customers' doorsteps, particularly women and senior citizens...

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Cash crunch as banks closed and ATMs out of cash

It was a mad rush for cash withdrawals in Noida, with banks closed for Gurpurab and most ATMs either...

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How dying water bodies added to post-Diwali haze

Lakes, wells and ponds play a significant role in controlling air pollution, but with most of the wa...

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Delhi-NCR queues up!

Residents across the region find themselves waiting for hours to get their Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes...

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This Jal Vayu Vihar resident creates history!

Winds of change sweep through the male-dominated managing committee of Jal Vayu Vihar Community Cent...

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Gurgaon: PM 2.5 seven times higher than safe standard

As the weather refuses to stabilise even four days after Diwali, a few schools suspend classes and o...

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... This smog is choking me

Delhi-NCR has been wrapped up in a toxic blanket of smog these past few days — and it's the worst ...

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Yellow death for Dwarka's green

The sub-city's vegetation is under attack from the parasitic Cuscuta, but the authorities seem unawa...

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PM launches three new schemes on Haryana Swarna Jayanti

The PM introduced schemes to keep a check on development of unauthorised colonies, reasonable proper...

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Ryan student bags gold in CBSE swimming championship

Hanna Malhotra, a Class X student of Gurgaon's Ryan International School, takes home gold in the U-1...

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Delhi Metro's Diwali avatar!

A six-coach train has been adorned with eco-friendly slogans and colourful decals....

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Do you know why we light lamps on Diwali?

Is it just about the victory of good over evil, or is there more? Find out....

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Going under the robot's knife

Robotic surgeries will no longer be a thing of science fiction, as Dr Kalpana Nagpal of Indraprastha...

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Diwali do's and don'ts from RWA Federation of Ghaziabad

The body has asked residents to refrain from buying high-decibel crackers, not burst crackers after ...

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Brahma Apts had a gala time at its Diwali mela!

This Dwarka, Sector 7, society went the extra mile by roping in camel rides as well, apart from the ...

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Dwarka Sec 6: Residents irked about horticulture waste dumped around societies

Sector 6, Dwarka: Residents irked due to silt and horticulture waste in front of their societies...

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DIWALI SPECIAL: Green is the warmest colour

Here's how you can make your Diwali fun, safe and eco-friendly all at the same time....

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Karva Chauth: This is how it started

Folklores abound around the tradition of Karva Chauth, a festival that celebrates love between marri...

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Karva Chauth: Business as usual

Mehendi: Rs 500 a hand. Bangles: Rs 500 for four. Rangoli colours: Rs 400 approximately. Is Karva Ch...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here's taking a look at what the twitterati said in the week gone by....

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Do attend the Diwali mela at Defence Officers Apts, Dwarka

Brainchild of Secret Cave, a group of residents from within the society and other parts of the city,...

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Cobra spotted at Eldeco Utopia!

Sector 93A, Noida: Residents keep away from green areas in the society after snake catchers fail to ...

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Noida: Prolonged road repair leaves commuters hassled

As Noida Authority closed one side of the road from Panchsheel Balak Inter College, Sector 91, to Se...

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What Dwarka did on Dussehra

Phuchka stalls, dhunuchi naach, bhog, Ravana dahan, Ramlila, shindur khela, Bangla bands. Dwarka sur...

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In sickness and in health…

On World Mental Health Day (October 10), Tathagata Sen writes about what it is to live with a person...

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Homes 121: Residents quarrel over temple’s relocation

Residents of the Noida society quarrel after one group of residents opposes Bhumi Pujan being carrie...

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Buying a flat in NCR? Read this.

Buying a house is fun, but never easy. Read on to see how this Ghaziabad resident zeroed in on her d...

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Ravan finds his new Lanka in Dwarka

Even as more and more societies adopt Ravan-burning celebrations in the festive season, effigy-maker...

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Swacchhta, a far cry in Dwarka?

Overflowing dustbins and uncleared dhalaos are common in some sectors as rains make matters worse an...

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It was impossible to see in the smoke, but guard douses fire at SPS Residency

Blaze in an Indirapuram flat, caused by a short circuit in the AC, was put out by a trained guard, a...

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SC issues notice to GDA and Saya Buildcon for increase in floors

Residents of Shipra Sun Tower, in the same township as Saya Gold Avenue, fear that an increase in th...

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Composting 101!

So many societies are embracing waste management and composting — but what exactly does it entail?...

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This is how Niti Khand's Akash Saxena spends his Sundays. Isn't that cool?

But you know what he hates? People to whom underprivileged kids are just an excuse to distribute ca...

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Love thy neighbour, or maybe not

Two neighbours living in Jal Vayu Vihar of Sector 21, Noida, lock horns over uprooted plants in a pa...

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With his bass guitar he travels the world, but Dwarka is where he comes home to

After a stellar performance at the Delhi International Jazz Festival that concluded yesterday, co-fo...

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It's a Bong fest alright, but look who all joined in for this Anondo Mela!

Rajma chawal vied with traditional Bengali desserts, kheer and patishapta at Noida's Grand Omaxe Dur...

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Suryodaya Apts, Dwarka: Of bad roads and broken poles

In this complex in Pocket 8, Sector 12, don’t be surprised if you see electric poles lying broken ...

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MV I Ext: East End residents will soon step out to the sight of pretty planters

Currently, the planters are in a terrible condition, with 80 per cent of the fence around them broke...

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From Greater Noida to Rio, this paralympian has come a long way!

GreNo boy Varun Singh Bhati who clinched a bronze at the Rio Paralympics, speaks of the dire need of...

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CONRWA communicates its dengue fears to Noida Authority

Mincing no words, the association let the Authority know that it was high time they stepped up to pr...

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AOA Federation Ghaziabad meets GDA vice-chairman

The three-pronged agenda involved discussions on the construction of a road, waste management and th...

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MV I Ext: What are eateries doing on footpaths?

Pavements adjoining several housing societies in the neighbourhood are rendered useless, as vegetabl...

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No hard feelings, but this Noida eatery serves you only softails

With no licence to sell alcohol, this Mall of India restaurant is out to woo you with innovative moc...

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Chikungunya claims its first Dwarka victim

Uday Shankar Prasad, 61, a resident of Satya Heights Society in Sector 19, passed away on Monday at ...

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Chemical-laced murky water in East End taps!

The contractor who chlorinates the water contaminated it by dumping some unknown chemical into the u...

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PHOTO KATHA: This is how silvers at G-town's Uppal's Southend start their day!

Shutterbug Jayati Sarkar, a resident of this upscale apartment complex in Sohna Road, captures senio...

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Nitin Gadkari lays foundation for three new junctions in Gurgaon

To be constructed on NH 8, at an estimated cost of Rs 1,005 crore, the junctions include IFFCO Chowk...

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Ridgewood Estate, Gurgaon: Free, open-air gym by October

Residents of this 15-year-old condominium can now enjoy their workout routines in lush surroundings,...

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The road is the new gym!

Fitness or fad, marathon is the buzzword on NCR streets. You can walk, cycle or run, but you can't e...

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Time to fix these roads in Dwarka!

It's not just an inconvenience, it's downright dangerous! Time to pull up your socks and do somethin...

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Una Enclave: Where there’s a bin, there’s a way

And this Mayur Vihar Phase I society has found out how....

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Look who's starting a wrestling league in G-town!

None other than the Great Khali, with the tournament set to begin on October 8 with 15 international...

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Watch your step around Paryatan Vihar Apts

Vasundhara Enclave: Ever since their covers were stolen three years back, drains around the society ...

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100 cameras, and yet Aditya Mega City doesn't feel safe?

CCTVs either capture nothing or just grainy images. And the mysterious death of a 17-year-old inside...

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Potholed roads, defunct lights in Sector 8, Dwarka

You call this one of the poshest areas of a planned sub-city, ask frustrated residents to civic agen...

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5 tips to keep dengue and chikungunya at bay

Both the mosquito-borne diseases have similar symptoms, with dengue being the more serious of the tw...

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Run, Nirmal run

Indirapuram resident Ram Prakash Nirmal ran his first marathon at the age of 58. Now 65, he has part...

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East End Apts, MV I Ext: Heavy rain causes boundary wall to give way

The heavy rains on Tuesday night caused a 20-m-long stretch to collapse, leaving a gaping hole in th...

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Vasundhara Bhawan to get its long-awaited makeover

Residents of Vasundhara Enclave have wanted the community centre to be a four-storey facility for al...

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Sadbhavana Apts, Dwarka, to soon have a rainwater harvesting system

The system, which cost Rs 4 lakh to instal, is expected to be ready by the end of this month....

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Go to her for a diet chart — you may end up with a decor plan

While most of us struggle to keep up with just one profession, this maverick designer-nutritionist j...

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Runny, slimy, waste-lined streets in Dwarka. Ugh!

What's worse than a Dwarka littered with garbage? A Dwarka littered with garbage in the rains....

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Gurgaon under 3-4 feet of water

While Deputy Commissioner spoke of waterlogging only in illegal colonies, key intersections across t...

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How well prepared were the civic authorities to tackle the monsoons?

This picture makes it more than clear, doesn't it?...

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PHOTO KATHA: Rains. Floods. Traffic. Repeat

Another day, same story in Gurgaon....

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Twitter is flooded too!

A look at the state of rainy affairs in tweets....

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Same old, same old…

Thanks to Noida Authority’s consistent apathy, the city has been left waterlogged yet again, with ...

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Heavy rains disrupt life in Noida

With the rain showing no signs of stopping even after three hours, it looks like a tough day ahead f...

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Meet Pranav Rajvanshi, the ‘AB’ de Villiers of Dwarka

He has already proved his mettle in the Under-14 category for Delhi and now, at 15, is preparing for...

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Gurgaon comes to a standstill after Monday's heavy showers

Many commuters fear a repeat of recent flooding that had left thousands of commuters stranded on NH...

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Gurgaon: The monsoon déjà vu

Another spell of rain, and the Millennium City is inundated yet again - with hundreds of vehicles st...

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FedAOA chalks out 10-point agenda

In a meeting held yesterday at Shipra Krishna Vista clubhouse in Indirapuram, the core committee wor...

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Sri Venkateshwar International School, Dwarka: Self-defence camp for girls

Schoolchildren from various schools of the south-west district demonstrated their martial-arts skill...

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Divine Meadows, Noida: Not so divine during monsoons

Residents of the Sector 108 society are scared that the rainwater accumulated in the basement and th...

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Roads riddled with potholes!

Gurgaon: Residents complain of damaged and incomplete roads as authorities say repair work has been ...

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Martial arts workshop for children at Grand Omaxe, Noida

After the case of alleged molestation of an 11-year-old girl, residents of this Sec 93B society hav...

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United India Apts lists out residents' basic requirements

MV I Ext: The new managing committee has started at the grassroots — by finding out what residents...

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A Sydney Opera House in Delhi?

DDA has decided to develop six sociocultural centres in Delhi and one in Dwarka on the lines of the ...

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These are the new faces of FedAOA who vow to fight on your behalf

The federation also formed separate committees to decentralise its roles and responsibilities in it...

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Talent finds a training ground in this Dwarka park

Sector 9: Girls come here to play volleyball, some of whom represent Delhi in nationals, as resident...

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New Gurgaon residents to go on hunger strike from Aug 22

Over 15 RWAs set to participate in the protest to demand an early takeover of societies by MCG to ri...

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Bigger than IIC, this is what Dwarka's new socio-cultural centre will look like

Indraprastha Sanskritik Kala Kendra, a five-block facility spread across 4.08 hectares, is expected ...

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Footpath collapses in front of Akshardham Apartments of Dwarka

Weak footpath collapses in front of Akshardham Apartments, Sector 19, Dwarka....

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Noida: Garbage piles in basements after agency withdraws service

Residents of societies along the Noida Expressway face a health scare after the private agency meant...

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East End, MV I extn: Residents want a solution for water seepage

They fear that the water accumulated on the basement roof will seep in and wreak havoc on the socie...

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Delhi Metro to run extra trips in August

The decision was taken to tackle the spike in ridership in August each year, with three public hol...

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City Spidey salutes Captain Devinder Singh Jass

This Independence Day, we had a tête-à-tête with Captain Jass's family at their residence in Maha...

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Arjun Vajpai: India’s youngest mountain man

Meet Noida resident Arjun Vajpai, one of the most active mountaineers in India and the youngest in t...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here’s a lookback on the week in tweets....

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When in Dwarka, plant a tree

Residents of Sector 9 Dwarka carried out a tree-planting drive today in Park No 4 of the sector to p...

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Why does Parsvnath Prestige have filth lying outside its gate?

Residents of this Noida Sector 93A society have Authority to thank, which built a service lane outsi...

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Sector 120, Noida: Infighting continues at Prateek Laurel

Section of residents write to builder over issues affecting the society and seek an appointment with...

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This I'puram resident quits his IT job to set up low-cost clinics for maids

Pankaj Kumar Gupta saw a guard dying because he couldn't afford the medical bills, and that's how th...

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Poor upkeep at I'puram's Harsha City Mall an invitation to dengue!

Residents and shopkeepers carry out dengue awareness drive and find rainwater seepage and stagnant w...

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Rebel with a cause

Saumya Pandey, a resident of Vijaya Apartments in Indirapuram, is an artist, an activist and a playw...

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Dwarka: Making murals on Ganpati walls with City Spidey

Sector 9, Dwarka: Weeks-long wall-painting event by the children’s club, in collaboration with Cit...

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Sanitation is Om Apartments’ top priority

The newly formed RWA of the Dwarka Sector 14 society has rolled up its sleeves to curb the breeding ...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here's a look-back on the week in tweets....

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'For us, it was gold or nothing,' says hockey legend Harbinder Singh

On the first day of the Rio Olympics, City Spidey time travels with the veteran player to October 23...

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Eldeco Utopia, Noida: Because it is Teej

Residents had a great time at the teej haat organised by four of the society's women, complete with ...

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Double trouble at Bharat Vandana Apartments, Dwarka

Sector 19: Residents put up with not only with a broken footpath that caved in two weeks ago, but al...

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Football doyen SS Hakeem revives Olympic glory

In its run-up to the 2016 Rio Olympics, City Spidey met the Indian football legend, who relives Indi...

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Gurgaon in the grip of water woes

Close on the heels of the waterlogging, New Gurgaon now reels under weekend water scarcity....

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Drain and bridge to blame, says Khattar

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar visited Gurgaon to assess the waterlogging and traffic s...

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Sec 15, Noida: No traffic lights for two hours

The traffic signal at Sector 15 intersection, Noida, was switched off by the city's traffic police...

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Noida Authority keeps its word

Noida Authority keeps its promise to City Spidey and the residents as it repairs the badly potholed ...

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If we could have made you sniff, this would smell like sewer water...

Water so murky that residents at Dwarka's Harsh Apartments can't even use DJB supplied water for wat...

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Kanwar Yatra: Who are these people? What drives them?

City Spidey chats up with young Kanwariyans, on the last day of the yatra, to find out....

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Gurgaon rains: G-towners recount their ordeal

Gurgaon residents talk about what they went through on July 28 when the city faced massive traffic j...

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Gurgaon waterlogging: The cause behind the effect

Experts find a host of factors responsible for the situation ranging from clogged drains, destructio...

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Dwarka: Muddy water blues

The monsoons have not even set in yet and Dwarka is already reeling from waterlogging and poor sanit...

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Attention! Avoid areas near Sec. 37.

Noida Traffic Police put out a tweet alerting commuters near Sec 37 to a broken-down truck and traff...

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PHOTO KATHA: Rains make their mark in Noida too!

Rains leave some parts of the city with waterlogged roads as residents wade their way through water....

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VASTU FOR KITCHEN: Why a red light helps and why you should avoid black!

And in multi-storey buildings, never have a kitchen below a bathroom or pooja room. These and more f...

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Pull up your socks, Gurgaon, says ASSOCHAM

According to a survey conducted by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India, the mo...

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'God save Gurgaon,' say residents

Elderly citizens say they have seen nothing like this in the past — and this, at just 5 mm of rain...

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PHOTO KATHA: Gurgaon or Venice?

Take a look at what the rains from Thursday afternoon did to Gurgaon....

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Gurgaon rains become talk of Twitter-town

Here's the story of Millennium City's rains in tweets....

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18-hour jam cripples Gurgaon

The city has come to a standstill, since Thursday afternoon's heavy rains played havoc on its traffi...

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Noida: When stepping out is a nightmare

Choked drains, waterlogged streets, standstill traffic and stranded officegoers. When will Noida Aut...

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Ganga jal flows down the drain in Sector 62, Noida

Despite residents having to buy expensive mineral water from the market daily, power outages have le...

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Guess what Tayaji of Udta Punjab has to say about Noida and G'gaon!

G'gaon feels like Europe! And Noida? Well, find out from funny man Satish Kaushik....

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Samachar Apartments thanks City Spidey!

City Spidey helped clean a stinking drain near the society within a day of knowing about the months-...

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Mayur Vihar Ph 1: Security in jeopardy

A recce of Mayur Vihar Phase 1 by City Spidey reveals how deployment of overworked, undertrained and...

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Dwarka: Footpath over storm water drain caves in

A significant portion of the footpath along the boundary wall of Bharat Vandana Apts caved in after ...

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Vastu for wealth: Stick a swanky car poster, grow money plants, whatever

Introducing Vastu consultant and Vedic astrologer Aarti Sareen, who will keep the nuggets of ancient...

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Noida Authority takes steps to beat dengue

Noida Authority will be getting the streets cleaned twice a day to fight against mosquitoes this mon...

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This Vaishali resident can create a garden in your living room

With no spaces for gardens and lawns in our urban existence, Neetika Vaide's miniature gardens can d...

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New chairman for Noida Authority, Greater Noida Authority and YEIDA

Praveer Kumar, senior IAS officer, on Wednesday, replaced Rama Raman as the chairman of the three c...

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Saya Zenith: Formation of AOA general body gets deferred

Only 82 flat owners of the total 450 turned up at the meeting with the builder, failing to meet the ...

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Gaping hole poses life threat at an Indirapuram T intersection

Residents and commuters face life risk as GDA opens up a gaping hole to clear a part of a major stor...

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Sector 93, Noida: Express View Apartments’ boundary wall collapses

Residents say Noida Authority’s inaction led to the collapse of the six-foot-high wall during rain...

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Why Vikrant Sharma became Vikrant Hindon

The force behind Hindon Jal Biradari is desperately trying to raise the spectre of a river fast vani...

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Delhi minister visits water bodies in Dwarka

Water minister Kapil Mishra takes stock of revival of water bodies in Sectors 23 and 20, and assigns...

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Grand Omaxe grapples with burst sewer pipes

Residents of this Sector 93B society blame Noida Authority and the builder for the accumulation of s...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

What's the buzz on Twitter this week? Rains and traffic jams yes, but there is more, as City Spidey ...

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WOMEN IN RWAs: 9 months pregnant, but no stopping this ATS Advantage G Sec

There are more brickbats than bouquets, but never mind. Indirapuram resident Lipika Bhushan shows yo...

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A joint effort in Noida for construction of drainage lines

Residents of Gaur Granduer, Amrapali Platinum, Amrapali Zodiac, Prateek Laurel and RG Residency situ...

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Gurgaon’s monsoon mayhem

Residents say that it’s the same story every year since the past 10 years, as even a two-hour rain...

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Choked drain stinks up Purvanchal Kailashdham SAS

Noida Authority claims it is helpless, as it requires permission from the Sector 50 RWA, which, for ...

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Mahagun Mansion: Raindrops keep falling on my head

The Mahagun Mansion Phase 1 AOA organised a rain dance for residents on Saturday at the society swim...

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Tomato prices rise sky-high in Gurgaon

Residents end up paying Rs 80 to Rs 90 for a kg as shortage in local supplies effects a surge in pri...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here’s a lookback at the week through the eyes of the Twitterati....

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How a WhatsApp group is keeping Dwarka clean...

The group, the brainchild of Dr. Puneet Goel, Commissioner of SDMC, allows members to post pictures ...

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What's up, Gurgaon?

Beer pong, qawwali, Comedies, energy medicine and a talk on the history of Qutub Minar. Can you affo...

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PHOTO KATHA: A walk through Noida’s Brahmaputra market on Meethi Eid

Warning: Going through this post on an empty stomach can lead to severe hunger pangs!...

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Noida Sec 50 residents live in fear of electrocution

They are scared the monsoon wind and storm will bring the rusty and corroded electricity poles in th...

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Sec 119, Noida: The case of the overflowing drain

Residents of Gaur Grandeur and Amrapali Platinum grapple with an overflowing drain on the main road....

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GDA does a shabby job of cleaning drains in Indirapuram

The civic body, which started the work months after a High Court order, has been leaving the waste i...

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FRAMED: Bend it like these bikers!

Look what's making these two men smile on a blue Monday morning in Noida....

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Noida: Ganga water supply to be cut off for a while

Due to heavy rains in Uttarakhand, the water at the Gang Nahar dam has a considerable amount of silt...

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Gaur City: Protests against power problems

Residents of Gaur City, a residential society in Noida Extension, carried out a protest against the ...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here’s a look back at the week through eyes of the Twitterati....

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Noida Authority plans four new rainwater harvesting systems

The rainwater harvesting systems will be installed in public parks located in Sectors 100, 120, 143 ...

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Four Gurgaon villages headed towards a 'smart' future

A team from Rashtrapati Bhawan visited the four Gurgaon villages adopted by the President of India t...

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RTI response throws up maintenance anomalies in Ghaziabad

An RTI response reveals how despite repeated complaints by residents, the Ghaziabad Development Auth...

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PHOTO KATHA: On Gurgaon's waterlogged roads

The rains should have sent Gurgaon residents into raptures, but instead left them wading through dir...

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Indirapuram's clean-up act

After several years of follow-ups with the Ghaziabad Development Authority, Indirapuram's storm drai...

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Gurgaon readies for monsoon with clean rainwater harvesting systems

The administration and city RWAs are gearing up to change Gurgaon's image as a "dark zone", with dep...

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Seed bombing for a greener Aravalli

In a bid to increase Gurgaon's green lungs, Niswarth Kadam, an NGO, has devised a great way to make ...

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Gurgaon: Authorities roll up their sleeves to deal with waterlogging

District administration, HUDA, MCG and Gurgaon MLA hold meeting chaired by divisional commissioner, ...

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Noida Sec 36 RWA cleans up its own drains

The Authority servicemen appointed for the job never showed up, so the RWA took matters in its own h...

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NGT directs Delhi govt to revive Dwarka water bodies

National Green Tribunal has also instructed agencies such as DDA and DJB to take immediate steps to...

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Sector 15, Gurgaon: A model for cleanliness

MCG ropes in Bhondsi district jail inmates to make cloth bags, also involving the RWAs and the NGO G...

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Civic apathy causes footpath spill in Dwarka

Much to the chagrin of Dwarka residents, the civic authorities cleaned up the sub-city's drains but ...

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IYD: This yoga guru began her day at 3 am and taught 3,000 people on Tuesday!

Yes, that's what Noida resident Neha Vasisht did, as we caught up with her a while ago....

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Vikaspuri: The slum with a Sylvester lining

There was only one way Sylvester Peter could combine his passion for sports with his need to provide...

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PHOTO KATHA: Scenes from Int'l Yoga Day across Noida

Noida residents join the rest of the world to celebrate International Yoga Day. City Spidey brings y...

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Can Gurgaon become an eco-friendly city?

The prime focus of Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon is on making the city plastic-free....

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And that's how Noida will mark International Yoga Day!

Noida residents are all set to observe International Yoga Day tomorrow amidst fears of a monsoon dow...

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Music Konnects G’gram crooners at The Nook

From trained classical singer to professional bathroom singer, the event brought musically inclined ...

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Tomato prices glow red hot!

The vegetable is selling for Rs 60 a kg in Gurgaon, thanks to the first monsoon showers disrupting t...

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Here's why you should be scared of littering in front of Gurgaon auto drivers

Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon (MCG) has devised a unique way to keep a check on dumping garbage i...

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MCG to breathe life into water body in Sector 53, Gurgaon

This will tackle the depleting ground water problem in the city. The civic body will also build a se...

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Indirapuram societies want safer swimming pools

Residents have rolled up their sleeves to keep a check on their society pools after an 8-year-old dr...

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Dwarka, Sector 7: Why can't the grass be greener on this side?

With DDA counting on rains to water the plants, this neighbourhood park, once full of flowers, is a ...

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Vatika City resident gives G-towners food for thought

Anuj Mehta, along with wife Sahifa, started the Food Bank initiative on a whim last year, and they h...

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They offered glasses of sweet water to every passer-by, but forgot the dustbin!

Give out water on chabeel to the thirsty by all means, but why throw your used glasses on the road?...

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Why isn't the Authority acting on Jalvayu Vihar's sewer problem?

Residents of Jalvayu Vihar in Sectors 21 and 25 of Noida have been living in unhygienic conditions f...

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Those Indirapuram runners in their fluorescent green tees...

This motley crew of IT professionals, housewives and children swear by Indirapuram Runners, aka IPR,...

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DDA Harsh Apartments, Dwarka: Let the storms come!

With frequent flooding near the Sector 10 DDA society, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation has fin...

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This shrink shifted from South Delhi to Gurgaon only to be left high and dry

When I moved from South Delhi to Gurgaon, I told myself it was just another city. But, boy, was I mi...

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Free yoga camp has Dwarka residents flocking in

Hundreds participate in the camp at DDA's district park in Sector 10 which will end with a grand fi...

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Are e-rickshaws a nuisance on the road?

It seems they are as Noida residents complain of traffic snarls, untrained drivers and no designate...

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GreNo's eight-PAC plans

The chief secretary of Uttar Pradesh, Alok Ranjan, has ordered PAC, or the Provincial Armed Constabu...

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How a 10-hour train delay turned this mariner into a talespinner

Resident of Mahagun Mansion Phase II, Indirapuram, Kulpreet Yadav left his job as a Coast Guard comm...

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Can you scuba dive in a swimming pool?

Club members at Noida's Sec 15A are doing exactly that!...

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Service-lane disservice for Homes 121 residents

Residents of Ajnara Homes 121 Apartments, Sector 121, Noida, find themselves in a fix as the service...

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Eyes on the ball

One look at Cristiano Ronaldo, and Aryan Rajvansh, a 15-year-old resident of Sector 55, Noida, had f...

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Gallons of Ganga jal down the drain, authority yet to take notice

Almost 24 hours after the main pipeline ruptured, no official from Noida Authority came to fix it ev...

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Stellar Jeevan protests against poor construction material

Flat buyers of the society in Sector I, Greater Noida West, took to the roads to protest against ...

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QERWA wants MCG to take over

A delegation comprising Municipal Councillor Rama Rani Rathee, and members of DLF QERWA met the Addi...

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Amrapali notice irks buyers even more

In an attempt to escape aggrieved homebuyers, the Amrapali Group puts up a notice at their head offi...

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Gaur City: Enter the residents

After a high-octane battle with the builder, residents of the Noida Extension society gain free entr...

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Alpine, GreNo: The road to despair

With the pipe-laying works delayed, the dug-up roads within Greater Noida’s Alpine Society pose a ...

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200 Gurgaon schools gear up for eco duty

Department of Environment will constitute eco-clubs in schools across the state to give it a helping...

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Gurgaon girls make it to national chess championship

12-year-old Navya Tayal and 14-year-old Riya Dhamija bag 1st and 3rd positions in Haryana State Wome...

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The power of malls

Beleaguered Gurgaon residents troop into the city’s malls to handle the twin assaults of long powe...

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Art of living focus of Dwarka summer camp

Participants were given training for all-round development. Sessions of the summer workshop were pla...

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Meet Aman Bathla, the music healer of Gurgaon

The accomplished pianist holds music therapy and meditation sessions, where he plays music to calm t...

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Ghaziabad: FedAOA meets GDA over state of drains

Residents apprehensive about monsoons, say most drains are clogged and garbage disposal unsatisfacto...

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Vignettes from Noida, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon

FONRWA seeks police help to check child trafficking; two suicides in an hour; Section 144 in Gurgaon...

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Don't mess with these Dwarka ladies

With a two-week long course in martial arts at Sector 3 of the subcity, they are all buckled up to t...

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Sewer line job on, but Sec 26 residents want to breathe easy

Six months on, there is no sign of completion of the sewer project in Sector 26, Noida. Slow pace of...

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Shot stories by Aman Chotani

This lensman loves Noida for its calm and cosmopolitan vibe, and hopes to capture the city in all it...

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Parched Gurgaon counts on rainwater harvesting

With no place to seep in, most of the rainwater runs off. Residents are digging pits to collect rain...

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Vignettes from Noida, Greater Noida and Gurgaon

Incentives for workers to speed up work on Metro link; FIR against Akhlaq’s kin sought; city fores...

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Gurgaon to decentralise solid waste management

The decentralisation will save transporting costs and make residents aware of benefits of waste segr...

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The dark side of Dwarka

As several stretches on roads in the city suffer from non-functional or no streetlights, residents d...

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Contaminated water rings alarm bells in Mayur Vihar Phase I

Residents fear spread of water-borne diseases; water so bad even RO filters fail to remove impuritie...

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CONRWA committed to address Gurgaon civic issues

Since some of the issues are related to the Centre, the CONRWA decided to take them up with Surface ...

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Dwarka braces itself for the monsoons

Residents elated as Delhi Development Authority and South Delhi Municipal Corporation clean drains, ...

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Kids let their imagination run wild with City Spidey

Ganpati Children Club, in association with City Spidey, organised a drawing and painting competition...

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May 25: Vignettes from Noida and Gurgaon

Residents complain against builders; protest threat over outages; Huda in dock over water shortage...

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This daily labourer's daughter did something incredible!

Meet Sulekha Prasad, who despite severe financial constraints, managed to be a school topper in her ...

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Biker crushed, two injured as giant signboard falls in Noida

Blown by the sand storm, the huge billboard of DLF Mall of India came crashing down killing one and ...

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Noida society all set for rainwater harvesting!

Residents of Kendriya Vihar-II, Sector 82, spent Rs 50,000 for cleaning clogged pits meant for the p...

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Mahendra Prasad Singh: Setting the stage

The writer-director-actor from Dwarka, Mahendra Prasad Singh, looks to revive Bhojpuri theatre and u...

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Why residents of Sushant Lok Phase 1 built a road inside their society

Residents of A Block collected Rs 6 lakh to build a road themselves when their pleas to the agency a...

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Say hello to Vasundhara Enclave's new councillor

Residents of the neighbourhood have high expectations from Anand Kumar, the Congress candidate who w...

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Raj Nagar Extension: Residents put GDA on notice

Handing over a memorandum of its demands to officials, resident body threatened to launch an agitati...

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Vasundhara Enclave: New councillor has big boots to fill

Residents say ex-councillor Vinod Kumar Binny resolved their issues and they never returned empty-ha...

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Rainwater harvesting, the need of the hour!

As water table reaches alarming levels in Gurgaon and Faridabad, Centre for Disaster Management reco...

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Eat, feed, love

Home-cooked food, quirky conversations and the company of like-minded people — COMMEAT offers you ...

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Is the builder ignoring Mahagun Mansion's AOA?

The society's AOA, formed in 2008, is yet to receive its completion certificate and deed of declarat...

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Chilling first-hand account of techie who survived gunshot

Akhil Chadha recalls the night he was shot outside his residence in Omaxe Grand, Sector 93B, Noida....

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Noida Police enters cyber space

The Cyber Crime Investigation Centre in Sector 6 is now in place. Hatemongering on social media and ...

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What are you doing this summer?

Residents, especially youths and children, looking to spend summer break in creative and leisurely a...

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Vignettes from Noida and Gurgaon

FONRWA draws authority's attention towards stray dog menace; parents approach CM over fee hike; resi...

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Facelift for Radhika Apartments of Dwarka

The RWA has set a month’s deadline for SDMC. Drains cleaned, boundary wall enhanced, they now want...

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Vignettes from Noida and Gurgaon

Senior citizen leaps to death; online portals launched for land deals; fraud case against realty gia...

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Is Dream Apartments really the greenest residential society in Dwarka?

The society boasts of a huge green area of 3,151.341 sqm. Signs all over the premises went a long wa...

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How this RWA G-Sec worked his way to a near perfect housing society

ATS Greens 1 in Sector 50, Noida, is all set for its RWA elections on May 15, but before that we got...

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Sahyadri Apartments: Rain, rain come again!

This Dwarka Sector 12 society can't wait for the monsoons, what with a rainwater harvesting system r...

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Amrapali, 3c and Sharanam, you have two weeks to think up a solution

Builders may have skipped the meeting with homebuyers and Noida Authority on Wednesday, but they cou...

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Are you drinking to your health?

Cardiovascular problems, disturbed homeostasis, impaired kidney functions, muscle cramps, fatigue an...

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Swimming pools are fun, but are they legal?

The district sports department says that many pools in Noida and Greater Noida run without a licence...

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Two Indirapuram residents open up rural India to world-class healthcare

ConsultNext, the brainchild of Sandeep Kaushal and Debasis Sahoo, is a video-consultation platform ...

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Cyber criminals, beware! Noida Police can sniff you out

The new cyber cell in Sector 6, Noida, is set to be inaugurated on May 9. The cell will enable resid...

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PHOTO KATHA: Of belly laughs and giggles

They say that morning shows the day. Residents of Jalvayu Vihar, Sectors 21 and 25, Noida, must be h...

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Know the rules to see how schools break them

Under the banner of Abhibhavak Samajik Kalyan Samiti, parents in Ghaziabad launched a door-to-door c...

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Can residents bank on the police?

FONRWA has written a letter to UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, asking him to step up law and order...

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RO sans waste water management hazardous

RO cleans a little portion of water while leaving a major portion dirty. The dirty part containing l...

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Does this look like a market to you?

Shopkeepers and residents of Dwarka Sector 6 complain of poor maintenance, and lack of water and pow...

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FONRWA to ARTO: 'Teach auto and bus drivers ethics'

At a meeting between the two, it was decided that FONRWA would provide a community centre where the ...

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Snow, ski and sci-fi at DLF Mall of India

No need to buy that ticket to Gulmarg this summer - just hop over for a day out at Asia's largest in...

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Noida moves a step closer to having a copter in its fire brigade

UP Fire Department agrees in principle to meet Noida Fire Brigade’s demand. High-level committee s...

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The baker biker of Gurgaon

Meet Megh Varn from Gurgaon Sector 15. He has two aims: to go on a Gurgaon-Bangkok road trip on his ...

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Ganpati Apartment gets a makeover

Renovation of roads, boundary walls, installation of six new lifts, a new managing committee and an ...

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Why some Noida kids hate waiting for their school bus

Kids and parents alike of Kendriya Vihar II and Swarnim Vihar in Sector 82 complain of an unbearable...

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The buzz in Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurugram

Start-ups to help during odd-even phase; scam alleged in procurement of solar lamps; fund for STPs r...

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Noida Jalvayu Vihar's sewage woes continue

It will take at least two months to solve the problem. Till then residents have no choice but to get...

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April 13: The buzz in Gurgaon, Noida and Ghaziabad

Self-immolation attempt in Noida to restore home power supply; massive sewer line revamp in Ghaziaba...

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Let's see you do the cross-trainer, Sector 9

The Dwarka sector now has its very own open-air gym at the DDA park....

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Noida Authority starts covering drain outside Sec 39

Residents are happy that they will finally be rid of the toxic gases being emitted by the open drain...

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April 12: The buzz in Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon

Reassurance to e-rickshaw beneficiaries; former pradhan nabbed under Gangster Act; prayer room lamp ...

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FONRWA writes to Noida Authority about sanitation, stray dogs

RWA body writes two letters, says kids, senior citizens most vulnerable to stray dog attacks; also q...

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The buzz in Noida and Gurgaon

Metro to link Kalindi Kunj to Botanical Garden; jewelers’ strike effects Navaratra shopping; Rs 1,...

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Time for GDA to walk the talk

Despite promises to solve all problems, GDA has hardly moved a finger to act. Residents will meet th...

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Don't spit it out, folks!

If you ever spit on the roads near Sector 42, watch out for Sumit Singh Bajaj. He'll give you a piec...

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Gurgaon's fitness mantra

On World Health Day, let these Gurgaon fitness freaks inspire you to become a stronger, fitter, heal...

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Jhuggis in GreNo cause disquiet among residents

Cases of theft are on rise ever since shanties have come up. Since these belong to construction labo...

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The baya weaves on...

A flock of baya weavers seem to have found an unlikely home in Dwarka, where they have been returnin...

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What message are we giving the cyclists of the city?

Cycle tracks across Noida are in an appalling state. Case in point: This culvert on one such track....

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Parsvnath Prestige in Noida elects a new RWA president

Will work to establish better coordination with Noida Authority and instal closed-circuit cameras in...

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Meet the human pretzel from Gurgaon!

Runvijay, a resident of Sushant Lok, teaches you how to use yoga to harness the energy within....

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Sewer water floods Rajat Vihar periphery

Residents of Rajat Vihar Apartments, Sector 62, Noida, have no option but to wade through sewage. Yu...

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Danger lurks in Alpha II, but authority unfazed

Many people slipped into the open manholes and children ventured close to the open electricity panel...

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Why some Ghaziabad parents don't want kids to play outside

Residents of Nehru Nagar Colony, Ghaziabad, are worried over the inaction of authorities, fear for t...

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Quiz competition brings cheers to kids in Sec 39

Aimed at enhancing the IQ level of kids, the competition covered mathematics, science, Hindi, vocabu...

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March 31: The buzz in Noida, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon

Decks cleared for e-ricks; flyover proposal gets approval, warning to private hospitals… Here are ...

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A slice of Lodi-era grandeur in Dwarka

A 16th-century stepwell in Sector 12 will soon serve as a heritage and cultural draw in the sub-city...

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Noida Fire Department will get wings

The department may soon add a helicopter brigade to its fire-fighting apparatus....

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He has seen Noida take shape

To Ram Vanji Sutar, a 91-year-old sculptor and a recent Padma Bhushan awardee, the city is like a so...

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Gaping holes in Dwarka's infrastructure

Footpaths constructed over wide drains are caving in across the sub-city....

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FONRWA meeting descends into chaos

FONRWA's annual general meeting was disrupted by members who accused the body of neglecting RWA issu...

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Dance to their tunes this Holi!

Vinayak and Barkha Kaul, the star DJ duo of Sector 14 Gurgaon, bring you their Top 10 Holi hits. Par...

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When is Holi? Wed or Thu?

The Central government has announced Holi on March 24, while the State calendar has marked March 23 ...

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The buzz in Noida, GreNo, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon

Call for dry Holi; MLA visits GreNo villages; e-way mishap claims teen lives… Here are the top fiv...

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Parents protest inside Presidium School, I'puram, for not releasing results

Presidium School in Indirapuram withheld the results of 50 students for non-payment of development c...

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No more harmful fumes from Noida drains

The new Combitreat-equipped sewage treatment plant in Sec 54, Noida, will absorb all noxious gases a...

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Jalvayu Vihar, Noida, goes hahaha

A laughter yoga camp organised on March 20 showed residents how to stay healthy while having a great...

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Labourer killed as wall crumbles down on him in Sec 27, Noida

Two more injured in the accident at FCI Flats. RWA blames it on the dilapidated state of the buildin...

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PHOTO KATHA: City Forest, Ghaziabad, gets a new attraction

Two gazebos constructed on Hindon river bank. Now, enjoy refreshing river bank views!...

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A mother, a model and a social worker

Dwarka resident Ritika Vinay performs each one of her roles to perfection....

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Survey first, choked sewer lines to be fixed next

New apartments in Ahinsa Khand II have put additional burden on existing sewer system. before undert...

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Waste not, want not

A dripping tap can waste as much as one litre of water every hour. Turn it off....

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His ideas are bound to bear fruit

Narander Mehindru, a resident of Sector 41, Noida, is on a mission to plant one lakh fruit-bearing t...

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Police not helping? WhatsApp their seniors!

Just don't use too many emojis.....

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March 13: The buzz in Noida and Ghaziabad

Here are City Spidey's top five picks from Noida and Ghaziabad....

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FONRWA and police brainstorm for a safer Noida

FONRWA met the head honchos of UP Police to discuss traffic, and law and order issues....

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We hear the cheering, but where's the chirping?

While some are excited about the message of peace the World Culture Festival seeks to spread, others...

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Residents raise a stink about sewage

Residents have been crying themselves hoarse over stinking sewage and an overflowing drain in sector...

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Parched Dwarka RWAs hit the road

With water supply yet to be restored, Sector 12 residents come out to scream blue murder against DJB...

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Women's week: Beyond the call of duty

Living a quiet life in Sector Alpha 1, Greater Noida, Padmavathy Bandopadhyay, India's first woman A...

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READ HOT: What’s the buzz in Noida, Ghaziabad

MLA comes calling; Ghaziabad’s renewed bid for smart city tag; doctors' ultimatum… City Spidey...

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Women's week: Health first

The RWA of Sector 39 marked International Women’s Day with a programme to spread health awareness ...

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Residents demand better civic amenities

Vaishali and Vasundhara residents organised a procession to the new Ghaziabad mayor's office demandi...

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Women's week: Mothers with a winning streak

The Noida Circle of Moms, with 50,000 members and Sector 23 resident Shruti Mittal at its helm, is o...

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Look closely. Can you see Noida in this painting?

Noida emerges, and how! That's the message artist Angelika Thamam, a Sector 40 resident, conveys thr...

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Women's week: Noida's pedal pusher

Fitness is everything. Reena Bajaj, a resident of Sector 39, Noida, learnt it the hard way, but now ...

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Resident tube: What Sector 41 has to say

Watch residents of Sector 41, Noida, tell City Spidey about the three woes that have been troubling ...

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Sec 41 drain: A health hazard being ignored

An uncovered drain that passes right through the residential area of Sector 41, Noida, gives out tox...

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And that's how they turned a dumping ground into a garden

Residents of Dream Apartments in Sector 22, Dwarka, were tired of seeing a barren, dirty footpath ri...

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Shooters, set your sights on Noida

The Noida shooting range is expected to be ready by next year. And it's going to be a world-class fa...

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What's troubling Sector 15A? Find out.

Members of the Sector 15A RWA met FONRWA to discuss neighbourhood issues Noida Authority is yet to ...

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Women's Week: You just can't do without them

In our countdown to Women's Day, City Spidey thanks the many women who work tirelessly to make our h...

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These 5 indoor plants will help you breathe easy

With Noida Flower Show's focus on indoor air-purifying plants this year, City Spidey brings you the ...

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She's quite a gem

Meet Dolly Agnihotri, a jewellery designer from Sector 36, who juggles running a gas agency, working...

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Autos wreak havoc on Patel Nagar

A maze of three-wheelers parked right outside the Patel Nagar main gate has become a ball and chain ...

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Home buyers plan protest against proposed hike

A proposed hike in flat-registration charges from 5% to 7% in Noida has home buyers up in arms again...

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The dirty picture

It's good to be part of a Top 10 list. But when it's about the ten dirtiest cities in India, maybe n...

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The bird paparazzo of Vaishali

Shikhar Mohan, a 20-year-old resident of Vaishali, Sector 4, and student of Amity University Noida, ...

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Dwarka's new police station is an eco-friendly marvel

Loaded with cutting-edge eco-friendly features, Delhi Police sets an example with its new police sta...

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5-point promise from Project Engineer to Sec 71

Over chai and chat, the Circle 5 Project Engineer agrees to resolve important issues of Sector 71, N...

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Don't dump it in the drain

The overflowing garbage in the main drain of Sector 44 has caused smaller drains in the Sector to ch...

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A shadow of its former self: Jalvayu Vihar

Once recognised as one of the finest residential areas in Noida, Jalvayu Vihar now lies in shambles....

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Inhospitable hospital

Fortis hospital in sec 62, Noida, is surrounded on all sides by garbage dumps and open drains, creat...

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Here's why Noida's a lot cleaner these days

Hint: Check out how these college kids spend their weekends....

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City Spidey spins its web for Dwarka residents

The excitement among Dwarka residents was almost palpable at the introductory session of City Spidey...

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FONRWA backs NDRF initiative for Noida

The resident group assured cooperation in finding motivated youths for training in rescue and relief...

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Noida set to be earthquake-ready

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) will conduct training programme in disaster management to pr...

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Ghaziabad’s First Car Free Day

The Ghaziabad version of ‘car free day’ will be a bit different from those in Delhi and Gurgaon....

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Drain dilemma

Metro Apartment residents in Sector 71 continue to live in inhuman conditions as drain water seeps i...

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Meet Me: I’m the new Pink Pelican on the roads

Not aware about me? Yes, I am your everyday auto. But, with a girly twist. I am the Pink Auto...

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Motorists push cyclists off track

Motorists routinely encroach on Greater Noida cycle tracks, putting lives of the cyclists in danger....

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GDA rolls up its sleeves to restore swamped park

What once was an Indirapuram park, is now a wasteland submerged in murky waters. Thankfully, GDA too...

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Meet this green thumb next door

An incredible story of how one man's green finger turned a gated community in Indirapuram into a gar...

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Noida Police to launch counselling body to resolve domestic disputes

Noida Police will launch the Pariwar Paramarsh Kendra in order to sort out domestic disputes. In thi...

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Residents hand MLA a charter of demands

At MLA Aapke Dwaar (MLA at Your Doorstep), organised by the RWA on Sunday, the residents of sector 3...

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Noida car buyers in for a tax shock

Noida is all set to join select club of cities across the world by charging buyers looking to increa...

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Top 5 issues Noida residents want sorted

In view of the recent initiative by MLA Vimla Batham, MLA Aapke Dwaar, NP Singh, President of FONRWA...

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Guess who’s gonna be your guest?

Noida MLA, Vimla Batham started an initiative MLA Aapke Dwaar or MLA at your door step . She would b...

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Carry cloth bags, Noida CEO appeals

You don't want your Noida to be a plasticity, right? So start carrying cloth bags for your veggies a...

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10 issues Noida wants Modi to sort out

What does Noida want? Going by the list which Federation of Noida Residents Welfare Association (FON...