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Noida: 11,625 passengers for Aqua Line on day 1

Noida: 11,625 passengers for Aqua Line on day 1

NOIDA: The Noida-Greater Noida Metro, which opened for public on Saturday, witnessed a total ridership of 11,625 passengers on day one, with officials expecting a major surge on Monday onwards. The metro rail service, also known as the Aqua Line, was inaugurated on Friday by Chief Minister but it was […]

4 men transporting buffaloes in trucks held

4 men transporting buffaloes in trucks held

GREATER NOIDA: Four people were arrested on Friday afternoon while they were 37 and four calves from Jewar to Aligarh. Police also intercepted six vehicles, including a truck, near Neemka police post in Jewar, in which the animals were being transported. Police said at 1.25pm on Friday, some Bajrang Dal […]

Blue Line extension likely to start by Feb-end

Blue Line extension likely to start by Feb-end

NOIDA: Though a date for the official inauguration of the much-awaited extension of the Blue Line from Noida City Centre to Sector 62 is yet to be announced, officials on Friday expressed confidence it would be opened by February-end. The opening of the Blue Line is not only needed for […]

After 50% dip in migratory birds, 90% dip in birders due to smog

After 50% dip in migratory birds, 90% dip in birders due to smog

Every year, birdwatchers discuss the number of migratory birds in NCR ? Has it gone down? Is it because of pollution or is it ? But this year, the discussion has shifted from fluctuating numbers of birds to a drastic decrease in the number of birders in sanctuaries and wetlands […]

Noida: Nigerian arrested for Rs 22-lakh job fraud

Noida: Nigerian arrested for Rs 22-lakh job fraud

NOIDA: The centre for cyber crime investigation (CCCI), Noida has arrested a Nigerian for allegedly duping a Greater Noida resident of Rs 22 lakh on the pretext of offering a job in the United States. Staying in Bengaluru, the accused had impersonated as an official of a US-based firm claiming […]