Faridabad police commissioner OP Singh said 30 protesters were rounded up and the situation was brought under control. A mahapanchayat was also held to demand justice for Nikita, who was shot dead outside her college on Monday.
The victim's father told media they complained in 2018 about one of the accused harassing their daughter. But they withdrew the complaint to 'protect their daughter's image'
Delhi-NCR see introduction of GRAP; plan includes ban on fuel-powered generators, firecrackers to check deteriorating air quality
The plan will also include mechanised sweeping and frequent sprinkling of water on roads and night patrolling to check dust, industrial emissions and burning of waste
Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey arrested in Ujjain; history-sheeter is main accused in encounter that killed 8 cops
Notorious gangster Vikas Dubey was caught in Ujjain district on Thursday around the same time two of his close aides were killed in separate encounters in Uttar Pradesh.
Haryana sees reverse migration trend as COVID-19 cases drop; 1.5 lakh workers from UP, MP and Bihar apply to return to state
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar had on Wednesday reiterated his appeal to migrant workers not to leave the state and instead start working in manufacturing units which have been allowed to resume operations, saying the coronavirus situation in the state was much better
Godrej Properties buys 44-acre land in Faridabad from BPTP; to expand presence in national capital region
Realty firm Godrej Properties on Friday said it has acquired 43.61 acres of land in Faridabad, Haryana, from local builder BPTP to expand its presence in the national capital region (NCR)
Jaffrabad anti-CAA protests: Over 500 women block road connecting Seelampur with Maujpur and Yamuna Vihar; Delhi Metro shuts station
Over 500 people, mostly women, sat on a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) near Delhi’s Jaffrabad metro station
Anti-CAA protesters open road number 9 near Shaheen Bagh; police barricades remain in place on opposite end
A road near the Shaheen Bagh protest site was opened by a group of anti-CAA protesters on Saturday
Noida-Faridabad road closed due to Shaheen Bagh anti-CAA protests opens briefly for 40 minutes, shut again
The road connection Faridabad to Noida was briefly reopened by Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday, which was blocked for the last 69 days since the anti-CAA protests began at Shaheen Bagh in south-east Delhi.
Right-wing group Kshatriya Samaj threatens to forcibly end 'anti-national' Shaheen Bagh protests by 12 February over 'traffic snarls'
Raising a shrill pitch over ongoing protest at Shaheen Bagh ahead of Delhi Assembly elections to a whole new level, Akhil Bharatiya Kshatriya Mahasabha, a Hindu Right-Wing group, has threatened to forcibly clear the "blockade" caused by anti-CAA protesters. The group has set a deadline till 12 February for the Centre and the state government to vacate the Shaheen Bagh part of the Kalindi Kunj Road occupied by protesters. Or else, it threatened, they will do it themselves.
No relief from pollution despite rains in Delhi; air quality of National Capital 'poor' as of Friday morning, says SAFAR
According to weather experts, winds due to prevalence of western disturbance are not making any significant difference in dispersing pollutants in Delhi
Delhi chokes again as air quality deteriorates with AQI in several major junctions of National Capital oscillating between 'poor', 'very poor' categories
At several major junctions of the national capital Delhi, the Air Quality Index oscillated between 'poor' and 'very poor' category
Delhi's air quality plunges to 'very poor' category, likely to worsen in next two days due to western disturbance, says Skymet
Apart from Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad, and Ghaziabad too are going to be impacted by the worsening air quality.
74% parents in Delhi, NCR want annual scheduled ‘smog break’ in schools from 1-20 Nov, finds survey; can compensate by reducing leaves from summer, winter, spring breaks
Smog break could be compensated with reduction of leaves from summer, winter, spring breaks combined to ensure study calendar is not affected
CPCB extends ban on night-time construction in Delhi-NCR till 2 Nov, asks Punjab and Haryana to take immediate action to curb stubble burning
It recommended coal-based industries, barring power plants, in satellite towns of Faridabad, Gurgaon, Ghaziabad, Noida, Greater Noida, Sonepat, Bahadurgarh be also shut till 2 November
Diwali pollution: AQI in Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad, Ghaziabad remains 'very poor'; air quality to improve slightly tomorrow, says SAFAR
To curb air pollution, Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government has announced implementation of Odd-Even scheme from 4 to 15 November 2019
Delhi's air quality dips to 'very poor' on Diwali after revellers continue to defy SC-enforced two-hour limit for bursting crackers
A layer of haze blanketed New Delhi and its air quality dipped to 'very poor' category with revellers continuing to defy with impunity the SC-enforced two-hour limit for bursting crackers on Diwali.
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Delhi air quality enters ‘very poor’ category for first time this season, Delhi govt blames rampant stubble burning in neighbouring states
A blanket of toxic haze shrouded the national capital region on Wednesday, as air quality in Delhi and the adjoining areas plunged to "very poor" levels, affecting visibility and causing inconvenience to residents