Everything you need to know about Gurgaon: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Gurgaon: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Gurgaon, June 18 (IANS) To engage students in social development and community service, a premium business school here announced a course for their new batch of 2013-14, officials said Tuesday.
Gurgaon, June 15 (IANS) The body of an unidentified young woman was found in a bag near IFFCO Chowk here on the Delhi-Gurgaon expressway, police said Saturday.
Gurgaon, June 15 (IANS) Three minors, including a five-year-old girl, were allegedly raped in separate incidents in Gurgaon, police said Saturday. No arrests have been made yet.
Gurgaon, June 15 (IANS) A live tank round was found near a police station here Saturday and was detonated in a deserted area by an army team from Delhi, police said.
District Magistrate P.C. Meena Friday passed the necessary order, saying the bars served tobacco molasses containing nicotine which is injurious to health, especially of students and youths.
Gurgaon, June 14 (IANS) Haryana Roadways plans to upgrade its fleet of buses in Gurgaon by introducing 10 low-floor Mercedes Benz or Volvo luxury buses, a state government official said here Friday.
Gurgaon, June 14 (IANS) A court here Friday sent the abductor of a construction firm's director and his son to five days of police remand, police said.
Gurgaon, June 12 (IANS) A Haryana IAS officer Wednesday died under mysterious circumstances after allegedly falling from the staircase of his apartment building here, police said.
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Nail care company Bio Sculpture, that originated in South Africa, has come to India and offers nail treatment through its first standalone Salon at Gurgaon.
Gurgaon, June 11 (IANS) An engineer was arrested here for allegedly raping a married woman for three years on the promise of marrying her, police said Tuesday.
Gurgaon, June 11 (IANS) After a 29-year-old man was shot dead here, his family protested outside the police commissioner's office with the body, demanding immediate arrest of the accused, police said Tuesday.
Gurgaon, June 11 (ANI): Leaders of the Congress Party have paid tributes to senior Congress leader Vidya Charan Shukla, who died in Medanta hospital in Gurgaon today, as a result of the wounds received by him during the attack on Congress rally by Maoists in Chhattisgarh.
Gurgaon, June 11 (IANS) The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Tuesday introduced its first 30-member all-woman commando squad here, an official said.
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday condoled the death of Congress leader V.C. Shukla, who was seriously injured in a Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh last month.
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Tuesday mourned the death its former president Vidhya Charan Shukla, and said it has lost an able administrator and guide.
Gurgaon, June 11 (IANS) Veteran Congress leader V.C. Shukla, who was grievously injured in a Maoist attack in Chattisgarh last month, died here in a private hospital, doctors said Tuesday.
Gurgaon, June 11 (ANI): Veteran Congress leader Vidya Charan Shukla, who was critically injured in the May 25 Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh, breathed his last at Gurgaon's Medanta Medicity Hospital this afternoon. He was 84.
Gurgaon, June 11 (IANS) Veteran Congress leader V.C. Shukla, who was grievously injured in a Maoist attack in Chattisgarh last month, died here in a private hospital, doctors said Tuesday. He was 84.
Gurgaon, June 10 (IANS) Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala Monday welcomed the appointment of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as chief of the BJP's poll campaign committee for the 2014 general elections.
Gurgaon, June 9 (IANS) A 79-year-old woman was strangled to death by four people working as painters in her house in Gurgaon, Delhi's well-known suburb in Haryana, police said Sunday.
Gurgaon, June 8 (IANS) Two new-born male infants were found dead in a pile of garbage here Saturday near IFFCO chowk of Delhi-Gurgaon expressway, said police.
Gurgaon, June 7 (IANS) An auto driver was arrested for molesting an advocate here after the victim and her brother traced him, police said Friday.
Gurgaon, June 7 (IANS) Angry villagers Friday blocked the Delhi-Jaipur National Highway for several hours following the death of a villager in an accident, said police.
Gurgaon, June 6 (IANS) Twenty-two men were arrested for gambling, while six women were arrested for their involvement in a prostitution racket at a shopping mall here, police said Thursday.
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Amid a slowdown in petrol car sales, car market leader Maruti Suzuki Thursday said it will shut down its Gurgaon and Manesar plants Friday.
Mumbai, June 6 (IANS) Imtiaz Ali shot Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda-starrer "Highway" at such a speed that he reached the finishing line eight days ahead of its planned schedule.
Chandigarh, June 5 (IANS) Former Haryana chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala, jailed in the teachers recruitment scam, Wednesday addressed party workers in Jind via video-conferencing from Gurgaon's Medanta Hospital.
Gurgaon, June 5 (IANS) The ITC Green Centre, certified as one of the world's greenest buildings last year, showcases how such structures can be both eco-friendly yet commercially viable, even in a city reeling under acute water scarcity and sinking groundwater level.
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The 13-year-old girl who was admitted to Safdarjung Hospital after getting pregnant following a rape is stable and better, a spokesperson of the hospital said Tuesday.
Gurgaon, June 3 (IANS) Gurgaon may be heading for a water crisis. Not only are ground water levels dropping alarmingly, but a lot of - wastage of water in the high rise office and residential complexes is going unchecked in the absence of proper urban laws or their implementation.
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) India will host the seventh edition of the annual Global Spa & Wellness Summit (GSWS) for the first time. It will be held in Gurgaon Oct 5-7.
Gurgaon, June 1 (IANS) Congress leader V.C. Shukla, injured in a Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh, has shown signs of improvement but remains critical, doctors said Saturday.
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) A Gurgaon-based company has been booked for violating the orders of Delhi Police wherein companies have to arrange for female employees to be dropped at their doorstep after office, police said Friday.
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate has attached the residential property of former Haryana Chief Minister O.P. Chautala under the criminal provisions of money laundering laws after he was recently convicted in connection with a teachers' recruitment scam.
Gurgaon, May 30 (IANS) A man from Delhi was arrested here Thursday for illegally withdrawing Rs.1 lakh from an account through net-banking, police said.
Gurgaon/New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): Doctors treating Vidya Charan Shukla at the Medanta Medicity Hospital in Gurgaon on Thursday said that the veteran Congress leader is still in a very serious condition.
Gurgaon, May 30 (IANS) Congress leader V.C. Shukla, critically injured in a Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh, has shown signs of improvement but remains critical, doctors said Thursday.
Gurgaon, May 29 (IANS) A 23-year-old drug addict was arrested here for beheading his friend and partner in a mobike theft after an argument over the possession of the stolen vehicle, police said Wednesday.
Gurgaon, May 29 (IANS) Congress leader V.C. Shukla, who was critically injured in the Maoist attack on party leaders in Chhattisgarh last week, continues to remain critical, doctors attending on him here said Wednesday.
Gurgaon, May 28 (IANS) A meeting called to discuss rural women's empowerment by the city's police commissioner was not attended by a single woman panchayat head, an official said Tuesday.
Gurgaon, May 28 (IANS) Congress leader V.C. Shukla, who was critically injured in the Maoist attack on party leaders in Chhattisgarh, has shown a little improvement but continues to be critical, doctors attending on him said here Tuesday.
Panaji, May 28 (IANS) A Mumbai-Gurgaon angle has surfaced in the Indian Premier League (IPL) betting scandal after police arrested six bookies in Goa for accepting bets on matches, including the tournament final played in Kolkata Sunday.
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The government Monday appointed five new part-time directors on the Air India board to help the national carrier achieve targets set in its turn around plan (TAP) and financial restructuring plan (FRP).
Gurgaon, May 27 (IANS) Workers from various trade unions staged a sit-in here Monday in support of sacked employees of car-maker Maruti Suzuki and condemned the May 19 police action on agitating workers at Kaithal in Haryana, a union leader said.
New Delhi/Gurgaon, May 27 (ANI): Two days after Naxals wiped out a majority of the Congress leadership in Chhattisgarh's Bastar District, opposition leaders, while expressing their shock over the tragedy, simultaneously questioned the security lapse that led to the deaths of 28 people and injuries to more than 30 others.
Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) Pakistani singer-actress Salma Aagha is happy that the audiences have accepted her daughter Sasheh Aagha, who made her Bollywood debut with Yash Raj Films' "Aurangzeb".
Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) Actor Arjun Kapoor got an opportunity to play a double-role in his only second film and the veritable newcomer says it is a challenge that any actor would love to take in his career.
Gurgaon, May 27 (IANS) Congress leader V.C. Shukla, critically injured in the Maoist attack on party leaders in Chhattisgarh, continues to remain critical and will take time to recover owing to his old age, doctors attending on him here said Monday.
Gurgaon, May 26 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Sunday visited former chief minister and INLD chief Om Prakash Chautala in a hospital here to inquire about his health.
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The 84-year-old Congress leader V.C. Shukla, critically injured after Maoists ambushed a convoy of Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region, has received multiple bullet injuries, doctors treating him at a Gurgaon hospital said Sunday.
Chandigarh, May 25 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and his government may not have much to do with Gujarat and its Chief Minister Narendra Modi but they leave no opportunity to show that Haryana and Hooda are way ahead of their Gujarati counterparts.
Gurgaon, May 24 (IANS) Gurgaon, which boasts of some of the most imposing skyscrapers housing offices and residential blocks, faces acute water scarcity, besides being choked by eight to 16 hours of power outages. Now several Gurgaon-based companies are stepping in to conserve water in their premises.
Gurgaon, May 23 (IANS) With the CBI probing alleged kickbacks in the VVIP chopper deal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday asserted that his government will continue to seek the highest standards of probity in defence deals.
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Easy-to-prepare summer salads can help you feel cool in the soaring temperatures, suggest chefs, who recommend nutritious and light preparations to beat the heat.
Gurgaon, May 23 (IANS) India faces a spectrum of security challenges and there is need for reorientation of the country's strategic thinking as well as reappraisal of its higher defence organisations, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Thursday.
Binola (Gurgaon District, Haryana), May 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Thursday said India is well positioned to become a net security provider in the South Asian region and beyond.
Gurgaon, May 23 (IANS) India faces an entire spectrum of security challenges and there is need for reorientation of the country's strategic thinking and reappraisal of its higher defence organisations, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Thursday.
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) An ongoing food festival offering true Mughlai flavours -- spicy aromatic biryanis with vegetables, fish, chicken and mutton accompaniments -- will leave you craving for more.
Gurgaon, May 20 (IANS) Vehicles used by companies in Gurgaon to ferry female employees will have to be equipped with GPS within a month.
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) A day before he was found dead under mysteriouos circumstances last week, Delhi Police Inspector Badrish Dutt had filed a police complaint that spot fixing was to take place in the multi-crore IPL tournament and players would under-perform during agreed upon overs in exchange for huge amounts.
Gurgaon, May 19 (IANS) Supreme Court's Justice P. Sathasivam, who is also the executive chairman of the National Legal Services Authority (NALSA), Sunday said that cases related to women are being given priority by courts after the Delhi gang-rape.
Gurgaon, May 18 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will lay the foundation stone of the first Indian National Defence University (INDU) here May 23, an official said Saturday.
Gurgaon (Haryana), May 18 (ANI): A senior Japanese executive committed suicide by jumping off a multi storey building in a residential complex in Gurgaon, Haryana, on Friday.
Film: Aurangzeb; Starring: Arjun Kapoor, Prithviraj, Rishi Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Amrita Singh, Swara Bhaskara, Sasheh Agha, Tanve Azmi; Directed by Atul Sabharwal; Rating: ****
Gurgaon, May 17 (IANS) A policeman, a physiotherapist and an engineer were arrested here Friday in connection with three separate rape cases here, police said.
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): The lead actors of Yash Raj's upcoming crime drama Aurangzeb - Arjun Kapoor and Prithviraj Sukumaran- promoted their film in Gurgaon.
Gurgaon, May 15 (IANS) India's largest car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Wednesday donated four Eeco ambulances to the Civil Hospital here, a company spokesperson said.
Mumbai, May 15 (ANI-Business Wire India): LinkedIn, the world's largest professional network, today announced its India member base has crossed the 20 million mark, gaining the critical mass significant enough to represent a world-class city full of professionals and students.
Gurgaon, May 14 (IANS) The 14th International Indian Film Academy awards (IIFA) will be held in Macau from June 4 it was announced here Tuesday. This is the second time that the event will be held in the city.
Gurgaon, May 14 (ANI): Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. has announced that a previously disclosed investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) of data integrity and manufacturing processes at certain Ranbaxy facilities in India has been concluded.
Chandigarh, May 13 (IANS) To lessen the wait and hardship of the people for registering property, the Gurgaon district administration has urged the Haryana government to introduce e-stamping to make things easier, a spokesman said Monday.
Gurgaon, May 13 (IANS) The office of a realtor was Monday raided in Gurgaon by Punjab Police in connection with a complaint of a Rs.210 crore fraud in Ferozepur in Punjab, Haryana Police said.
Gurgaon, May 12 (IANS) All Gurgaon city buses will be fitted with CCTV cameras and 100 new buses, including 50 air-conditioned ones, will soon join the fleet, an official said here Sunday. Bus terminals across Haryana will also get electronic eyes for security.
Now Delhi Metro is going to provide house keeping staff with hi-tech machines and formal training so that it can be ensured the tidiness on the premises which can be matches with international standards
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) The Delhi Metro has a record for being neck and shoulders above the rest of the city, when it comes to cleanliness on its premises. Commuters can expect even better, as new machines and special training for staff are planned.
Gurgaon/New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) A Delhi Police Special Cell inspector, who had achieved great success in tackling terrorists, allegedly committed suicide after killing a woman who was his live-in partner, police said Saturday.
Gurgaon, May 11 (IANS) A Delhi Police inspector of the Special Cell allegedly committed suicide after killing a woman who was his live-in partner, police said Saturday.
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) In this scorching heat people are at high risk of dehydration and worse. Apart from drinking lots of water, expert advise is to eat fresh fruits to avoid a heat stroke.
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Over the top pre-release publicity has become the norm in filmdom, but contrary to this, the promotions of crime thriller "Aurangzeb" have been low-key so far. But director Atul Sabharwal says as the release date gets closer, the promotions will get intense.
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) With new promotion techniques coming up these days, the team of forthcoming film "Aurangzeb" has decided to hold press meets to promote the thriller only at under-construction building sites here.
New Delhi, May 7 (ANI): The Central Government will soon issue a new set of standard operating procedures (SOPs) for Kashmiri militants, who want to return to India through the Nepal border to surrender under a special scheme.
Gurgaon, May 6 (IANS) A 19-year-old youth, who allegedly murdered a vendor April 30 following a dispute over a bottle of water, was arrested here, police said Monday.
New Delhi, May 6 (ANI): Defence Minister A.K. Antony has said that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is investigating the recruitment scam in NDA.
Gurgaon, May 6 (IANS) Home Secretary R.K. Singh Monday said religious fundamentalism was a big threat to the nation and it was increasing among the educated section of society.
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) More special schools can create awareness among parents and help in social acceptance of children with neurological disorders, Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor said here Friday.
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Sudha Dhir, a 65-year-old homemaker from Gurgaon, Friday won the Dabur Hommade HomeStar contest.
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Cocktail jewellery just got more blingy and classy with designer Prerna Rajpal's recent collection.
Gurgaon, May 2 (IANS) Do charity and do it directly, suggests actor Salman Khan, who contributes to various social activities through his charitable organisation Being Human.
Gurgaon, May 2 (IANS) Ashwani Kumar Narula's dilemma was like that of any other NRI. He was constantly worried about his mother who lived alone in Delhi, and the frequent cases of crimes against the elderly by their domestic help added to his woes. What ifthere was a way of scientifically verifying individuals to ward off possible criminals and even track them if needed?
Gurgaon, April 30 (IANS) A youth was beaten to death here at a wedding after a tiff over playing songs, police said Tuesday.
Gurgaon, April 30 (IANS) A 23-year-old married Delhi woman was allegedly raped by her friend in a car here, police said Tuesday.
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare Limited, a chain of private healthcare providers, Tuesday launched its flagship "next-generation" hospital, the Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI) in Gurgaon, an official said here Tuesday.
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A 15-year-old girl trafficked from Jharkhand was rescued from a house in a posh locality at Gurgaon, police said Monday.
Gurgaon, April 29 (IANS) Two Bangladeshi women were arrested and two children taken into custody for not having valid documents, police said Monday.
Gurgaon, April 29 (IANS) Unidentified employees of Kotak Mahindra Bank here have been booked for forgery and cheating the bank of over Rs.3 crore, police said Monday.
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Work on the Gurgaon-Kotputli stretch of National Highway No.8 (NH 8), that connects Delhi with the country's business hub Mumbai, has been delayed, the Lok Sabha was informed Monday.
Gurgaon, April 27 (IANS) Two women have alleged that three men raped them in a car after giving them a lift, police said Saturday.
Gurgaon, April 25 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Thursday announced that a new university would be opened to serve the southern region of the state.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) French live show "Mana", which has been staged in the US, Japan, Thailand and Turkey, will open to Indian audiences at Kingdom of Dreams in Gurgaon, starting May 14.
Gurgaon, April 24 (IANS) A gang of car lifters active in Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh was busted here, police said Wednesday.