Wednesday, 28 September, 2022

Topic: Noida

Dogs around Supertech towers are back on Noida streets, rescuer says ‘no trauma’

From finding a shelter for stray dogs to mobilising volunteers with Veda House, Apawfive, Friendicoes SECA, Saniya Verma has become a hero for animal lovers.

Noida woman held for slapping guard over ‘delay in opening gate’ gets off after paying fine

Video of incident is viral and case was registered against the woman at Phase 3 police station in Noida on complaint from the security guard.

Savarkar’s feathered saviours & why NASA’s moon launch is last hope of ‘builder mafia’

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Kasab, Covid orphans, Noida demolition — Gaurav Agarwal has been ‘friend’ of SC in varied cases

Advocate Gaurav Agarwal was appointed amicus curiae in the Suptertech twin towers case in 2017. In its final judgment, SC recorded appreciation of his "comprehensive assistance".

‘Demolition successful, will teach corrupt officials a lesson’ — Spectators at Supertech towers

People who watched the demolition live believe that this would set a “precedent for land mafias”. Noida Authority official said a boundary wall of a nearby society was alone damaged.

Noida Supertech twin tower demolition: Public gathers to watch it, preparations in place

Traffic diversions announced, residents evacuated, Noida airspace declared ‘no-fly’ zone, beds reserved in hospitals in the locality, stray animals from the area taken away for the day.

Ambulances & fire engines at site, strays evacuated — Stage set for demolition of twin towers

Both government and private hospitals are on alert. Noida and Edifice officials are confident that the demolition will be executed smoothly.

3,500 kg explosives, 15 seconds — how Noida’s Supertech twin towers will be demolished tomorrow

The task is challenging as it has to be done without affecting nearby societies Emerald Court & ATS Green. Vibration from the blast will be less than recent tremors, claims an expert.

‘Dry fruits and paan money’ is here—NCR condos have a new rich vs old rich problem

The newest among the new rich are arriving in NCR's wealthy, rarified, self-contained condos. But for the old residents and the working class, they don't have enough 'civility'.

The Great Gate Rage—Noida’s security guards are up against a new class war

The poker face that the uniformed guards maintain, as the elite rage and rant, belie their frustration and helplessness. Jaypee Greens Wish Town incident is one among the many.

On Camera


The logo of the Adani Group is seen on the facade of one of its buildings on the outskirts of Ahmedabad | Reuters file photo

From ports to energy transition — Adani Group to invest over $100 billion in next decade

Speaking at Forbes Global CEO Conference in Singapore, Adani said the group intends to do more as a solar player & has earmarked 70% of the investment for the energy transition space.


Parts of Iranian made 'suicide' drone Shahed-136 after being shot down by the Ukrainian military | Reuters

All about Shahed-136, Iran’s ‘kamikaze’ drone that Russia is using to strike Ukraine

Over the past few days, Russia has hit multiple targets using these Iranian-supplied drones—including civilian structures and amenities—leading to the death of several Ukrainians.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.