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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.

100 WiFi hotspots from Dec 16 as Delhi govt project finally gains signal strength

December 05, 2019 8:33 am

Under the approved project, 11,000 hotspots will be put up across public places in Delhi, including 4,000 in bus shelters. Each hotspot will cover a radius of 100 metres and up to 200 people will be able to simultaneously access the internet at such points.

Free bus rides for over 2.2 lakh women on Day 1 of Delhi scheme

October 30, 2019 2:57 am

Under the scheme, women will not have to pay anything to travel on 5,589 buses that run on the city’s roads. The cost of travel will be reimbursed to bus operators, with the Delhi government paying them a fixed fare of Rs 10 per commuter.

Delhi free bus rides for women: For thousands of marshals, Day 1 of a challenging job

October 30, 2019 8:30 am

The marshals, many of them in their early 20s, showed up well before the start of their scheduled work hours to get acquainted with their new workplaces and bosses.

Delhi govt to deploy 100 more sewer suction pumps to unclog drains: Rajendra Pal Gautam

October 05, 2019 5:18 pm

"This practice of manual sewer cleaning is present since generations and only one particular community is forced to continue this practice," said Social Welfare Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam.

Restaurant association raises issues: Excise dept to tweak its unsold liquor order

August 30, 2019 2:37 am

The duration is five days for Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) and Foreign Liquor that costs less than Rs 1,500, and eight days for IMFL and Foreign Liquor costing between Rs 1,501 and Rs 6,000.

Delhi schools told to stop collecting CBSE fee

August 24, 2019 12:26 pm

In the latest circular, the Delhi government has directed schools to continue with the process of completing the list of candidates for the exams, while not collecting fee from students.

Delhi CCTV project: Firm may be fined Rs 16 crore

August 24, 2019 1:21 am

In a statement, the government said BEL has installed only 16,000 CCTVs till date.


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.