Monday, May 25, 2015





The Indian Express

Reports on Infrastructure, Aviation, Anti-Corruption

Vikaspuri-Wazirabad elevated road: Religious structures continue to delay project
Mon, May 25, 2015

After the tendering process and other formalities were completed, ground work on the stretch was started in 2013.

Letters flood DUAC seeking speedy passage of new building bylaws
Sun, May 24, 2015

Ministry sources said the draft was submitted a month ago and is presently with the DDA for review and suggestions.

Letters flood DUAC seeking speedy passage of new building bylaws
Sun, May 24, 2015

DUAC — after reviewing more than 1,300 suggestions has submitted its draft to the MoUD.

The sewer Canal: Much of Hindon Canal pollution from UP industries, says report
Fri, May 22, 2015

Sources said that the committee will request the NGT to ask the Uttar Pradesh government to address the issue.

Melting Pot: DUAC plans to spruce up Lado Sarai
Thu, May 21, 2015

Officials claimed that the study began with seeking suggestions from residents on what facilities they needed in the area.

Road-widening, trams, one-way traffic movement part of plan to decongest ITO
Tue, May 19, 2015

Sources said the body will upload the idea of introducing trams on its website to seek suggestions from the public.

DUAC proposes riverfront facelift
Mon, May 18, 2015

The proposal has also suggested the re-use of the IP power plant, which is presently defunct.

DDA pores over 25 years of data to clean up Yamuna
Wed, May 13, 2015

The DDA prepared an agenda after the NGT in March directed the department to clean up the river and stop the dumping of construction material and debris into the river.

Capital’s oldest Christian cemetery to get makeover
Sun, May 10, 2015

As such, the study has proposed to conserve the entrance gate and pave the access road.

Memorial to honour farmer Gajendra Singh who died at AAP rally: Arvind Kejriwal
Sat, May 09, 2015

Kejriwal says eldest child of farmer who died at AAP rally will get govt job.

Constable’s arrest: Delhi Police chief tried to get case transferred, says, CM Arvind Kejriwal
Sat, May 09, 2015

Rajan Bhagat said, “As a department policy, we do not comment on the statements of highly placed dignitaries.”

Delhi’s east-west elevated corridor to be revived
Fri, May 08, 2015

Plan to decongest New Delhi station, Vikas Marg.

CPWD engineers want pay, rank parity with IAS
Fri, May 08, 2015

They demanded that Group ‘A’ engineers be treated at par, in terms of pay scale and career progression, with IAS officers.

Satyendra Jain wants UD ministry to fix timeline for speedier project approvals
Thu, May 07, 2015

Jain said it takes “three to four years for getting any building or construction proposal approved by the UTTIPEC and DUAC.

Constable held in bribe case sent to 14-day judicial custody
Wed, May 06, 2015

Constable Anil Kumar was taken into custody by the ACB for taking Rs 20,000 as a bribe.

DDA sends aid team to quake hit Nepal village
Tue, May 05, 2015

The DDA has also purchased steel utensils instead of disposable ones so that food and water can be stored for a longer time.

Resolve public complaints in a week: Arvind Kejriwal
Tue, May 05, 2015

Additionally, the department will also have to contact the complainant directly.

Ambedkar centre rejected for bad design
Mon, May 04, 2015

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment had proposed that the memorial be constructed along the lines of the one coming up at Janpath.

Kejriwal locks horns with MHA on graft
Mon, May 04, 2015

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has told the agency to “receive and act upon any complaint of corruption in the national capital territory of Delhi”.

Police-govt faceoff : After ACB arrests constable for graft, police files kidnap case
Sun, May 03, 2015

A recent MHA notification allows the ACB to only prosecute Delhi govt employees and not those of the Central govt.

KG case: Delhi govt notice to top RIL officials, partner firm
Fri, May 01, 2015

The FIR states that the impact of the hike gas prices, according to calculations, "would cost the country a minimum of Rs 54,000 crore every year".

DDA plans international sports complex in Dwarka sub-city
Wed, Apr 29, 2015

Additionally, the project will also provide a full and half hockey fields and parking area with a capacity of 700.

Delhi’s building bylaws revised after 31 years
Tue, Apr 28, 2015

The draft also includes modifications to approval plans, which include reducing approval time to 30 days for plots measuring between 150 sq mts and 10,000 sq mts.

Civic bodies inspect flyovers for damage
Mon, Apr 27, 2015

Officials also claimed that maintenance of the flyovers are carried out on a monthly basis to check for any cracks.

Nepali students at DU pray for families caught in the epicentre
Sun, Apr 26, 2015

Within minutes, phones were flooded with messages that quake had caused wide-spread destruction in Kathmandu.

Government depts told to display anti-graft helpline board
Sat, Apr 25, 2015

“If someone disallows you to carry your phone inside an office, then call the helpline”.

Delhi government asks UD Ministry to fund Barapullah Phase-III
Sat, Apr 25, 2015

In all, the PWD has requested the Centre to release funds to the tune of Rs 1,825 crore.

Govt school principal, teacher held for ‘embezzling’ funds
Fri, Apr 24, 2015

The arrests come after an FIR was registered by the ACB on the directions of Manish Sisodia.

Exam cheating: Principal held
Fri, Apr 24, 2015

He allegedly sought bribes to allow students of classes XI and XII to cheat in an open school examination.

ACB graft FIR names officer who probed Dec 16 gangrape
Thu, Apr 23, 2015

The FIR was registered after the ACB received a complaint on the anti-corruption helpline 1031.

Arrested DJB engineers ‘faked repair work to cover up fake tenders’, inquiry finds
Thu, Apr 23, 2015

On paper, the officials had mentioned how repair work on the pipelines had been carried out, but in reality, no work had been done at the actual site and despite this, payment had been released to the contractors.

Exam answers sold by teachers for Rs 500 to Rs 20,000
Thu, Apr 23, 2015

Officials said hand-writing samples of the teachers will be taken and compared during a forensic examination.

Death By Breath Challenges: Age of trucks for ban tricky issue at govt’s NGT meet
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Officials say checks pose a challenge as old trucks found to be not always dirty and new ones not always clean.

Teachers caught selling exam answers after call by student
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Decoy customers sent by anti-graft agency find pockets full of chits selling for Rs 20,000 or more at exam venue.

DDA to have free open-air gymnasiums in 50 parks
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Senior DDA officials said the three parks where the facility will come up are Japanese Park in Rohini, Sanjay Lake in Trilokpuri and Hauz Khas district park.

DDA puts cycle-sharing project on fast track
Tue, Apr 21, 2015

The DDA has already signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Centre for Green Mobility (CGM) in this regard.