Noida, short for the New Okhla Industrial Development Authority, is a city in India under the management of the New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (also called NOIDA). It is just an hour away from Delhi by taxi.
Patiala is a city in south eastern Punjab, in northern India. It is the fourth largest city in the state and is the administrative capital of Patiala district.Patiala is an Indian National Congress stronghold. In popular culture, the city remains famous for its traditional turban (a type of headgear), paranda(a tasselled tag for braiding hair), patiala salwar (a type of female trousers),jutti (a type of footwear) and Patiala peg (a measure of liquor). The first Indian astronaut, Rakesh Sharma, was born in Patiala.