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If no facilities, onus on hospitals to shift patients elsewhere: Delhi govt

June 06, 2020 3:05 am

On Wednesday, the Delhi government declared that Sir Ganga Ram, Moolchand and Saroj Super Speciality, with bed capacities of 508, 140 and 154 respectively, will now be Covid hospitals.

Safdarjung reports 52 deaths, Delhi govt alleges delay

May 29, 2020 2:31 pm

On May 9, The Indian Express had reported that there was a mismatch between the death toll reported by four hospitals and that shared by the Delhi government in its health bulletin.

116 vs 66: Mismatch between Covid toll of Delhi govt, hospital data

May 09, 2020 1:36 pm

The number of coronavirus casualties reported by Lok Nayak Hospital, Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, Lady Hardinge Medical College and the Delhi and Jhajjar centres of AIIMS stands at 116, according to data from these hospitals and confirmed by their officials to The Indian Express.

To soothe nerves, Delhi govt’s online happiness classes will be opened for all

April 19, 2020 1:05 am

Happiness classes are a flagship education initiative of the Delhi government, conducted in its schools on every working day for students of nursery to Class VIII.

In UP-Delhi sparring, new message adds fuel to migrant exodus fire

April 01, 2020 1:51 am

A Delhi government official said they are “not aware of any such message”, and maintained that “there was no decision by the Delhi government at any level” to escort people to the border.

Coronavirus: Kejriwal announces enhanced ration for poor, says 'will lockdown' Delhi if required

March 21, 2020 6:30 pm

CM Arvind Kejriwal also announced that any gathering of over five people will now be barred in the national capital, revising the previous order on restricting assemblies of over 20 people.

Buses, Metros to be disinfected daily, sample collection centres raised to 25: Delhi govt on coronavirus

March 09, 2020 2:24 am

On Sunday, Kejriwal announced that the number of sample collection centres in the capital had been expanded to 25, of which 19 are government hospitals and six are private ones.

Delhi: For street performers, a new fellowship

January 04, 2020 1:53 am

Launching the programme at Dilli Haat in Janakpuri, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia said: “This is not a commercial move. If we bring the street art on the roads, it will become a movement."

There is dissatisfaction over water quality in Delhi: PM Modi

December 25, 2019 6:29 pm

His remarks, aimed at the AAP government, come ahead of the Assembly polls in the national capital scheduled early next year.

Delhi government nod to raise circle rates of agricultural land

December 19, 2019 1:40 am

The last time the AAP government revised the rates, in August 2015, then L-G Najeeb Jung struck it down citing several shortcomings, including the absence of his consent.


AAP should clear all pending dues of MCD workers: Union leader

February 08, 2016 4:52 pm

New Delhi, Feb 08 (ANI): Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) union leader RB Uthwal, on Monday said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government should clear all dues of workers pending since 2003 if it wanted to put an end to the ongoing strike. Uthwal further said that the wages given by the Delhi Government on the condition of that temporary workers being removed from their respective duties won't be accepted. He stressed that the only way to end the strike is to give permanent jobs to these workers and clear all pending dues. He further asked the Delhi High Court to pay attention to the condition of poor workers and their families before giving its final judgement on the strike.

BJP accuses Kejriwal of over-spending on advertisements

January 08, 2016 9:31 am

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nalin Kohli on Friday raised concern over the Delhi Government spending enormously on radio and television advertisements when it claims of scarce funds to pay various corporations. He further accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his team of raising false allegations in absence of sound reasons to remain in media limelight.

NCP hails Delhi Govt.'s odd-even formula

January 07, 2016 4:04 pm

Mumbai, Jan 07 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon on Thursday praised the Delhi Government's odd-even formula, saying the scheme has shown successful results thus far, and can help control Mumbai pollution also if implemented. The scheme will not only help control the high level of pollution, but will also reduce the problem of traffic jams. He also stated that it is the people's participation that would make it a success in Mumbai and other major cities as well.

Delhi Govt. to file reply in Delhi HC on Jan. 8

January 06, 2016 11:42 am

New Delhi, Jan 6 (ANI): Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Wednesday said that it would provide all the details of observations made by Delhi High Court with regard to the Odd-Even formula on January 8. Rai said Delhi Government will put all the points in front of the court and would prove the data of the changes in the level of pollution, since the Odd Even formula came into effect.

Odd-Even scheme successful because of Delhiites: Congress

January 06, 2016 9:12 am

New Delhi, Jan 06 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Wednesday said the Odd-Even formula has been successful in Delhi because of the cooperation of the people in the city. He stated that the scheme of Odd-Even has been bereft of politics and hence this formula has chances of doing well. He added the Delhi Government and other political parties should take decisions keeping in mind the pollution levels of the city and keep a check on the rising levels of pollution.