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Delhi sealing row: BJP alleges leaders attacked at meeting with Kejriwal, AAP says everything on camera

January 30, 2018 2:33 pm

A meeting between BJP Delhi leaders, commissioners of the three municipal corporations and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on the controversial issue of the sealing drive underway in Delhi markets ended in chaos on Tuesday.

MCDs to move Supreme Court to seek 6-month stay on sealing

January 28, 2018 4:18 am

The three municipal corporations — North, East and South — Saturday jointly resolved to file an appeal in the Supreme Court seeking a six-month stay on the ongoing sealing drive.

Mosquito-origin found at nearly 50,000 households: MCD

July 11, 2017 9:12 pm

Domestic breeding of mosquitoes is one of the main factors responsible for people contracting these vector-borne diseases. Water coolers, storage utensils, bird and dog-feeders left in rain, are known to be typical places where aedes mosquito breeds.

Liabilities worth Rs 4,000 crore: ‘North MCD needs additional Rs 600 cr to sustain financially’

June 09, 2017 4:05 am

The corporation has a salary bill of Rs 3,000 crore and total expenses to the tune of Rs 4,000 crore.

You sit in offices, should be out with brooms: High Court to MCDs

June 03, 2017 3:49 am

‘Not a single step taken on garbage, vector-borne diseases’

Delhi High Court issues notice to MCD commissioners on lack of cleanliness

June 02, 2017 2:45 pm

The order was passed by a bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar which said there has been "wilful violation and disobedience" of court orders to collect and dispose of garbage.

'Dear Arvind Kejriwal, our own volunteers voted against us in MCD elections… here's why'

May 01, 2017 1:43 pm

Aam Aadmi Party can still be a game changer, provided we stick to the idealism for which we came into politics.

Stage set for high-octane municipal elections in Delhi tomorrow

April 22, 2017 8:40 pm

Spread over 13,000 booths and spanning 272 wards, the State Election Commission is gearing up to carry out the electoral exercise.

Delhi Municipal Corporation (MCD) elections on April 22, counting on April 25

March 14, 2017 5:53 pm

Currently, three corporations are ruled by the Bharatiya Janata Party.

District magistrates issue 178 conditional orders: 3 MCD's asked to explain ‘unsatisfactory’ sanitation

June 06, 2016 3:09 am

The orders come days after the Delhi cabinet called a special assembly session to discuss “corruption and mismanagement” in the BJP-run municipal corporations.


Broom in hand, Aam Aadmi Party cleans the streets of Delhi

February 01, 2016 11:35 am

As the strike by MCD workers entered its fifth day on Sunday (January 31), Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ministers, legislators and volunteers took a cue from their party symbol and hit the roads, broom in hand.


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.

MCD workers protest against Delhi Government

January 27, 2016 9:02 am

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) workers protested outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence over non-payment of dues, which are due for months. It is resulting in immense financial burden on them. This is for the second time this month that the MCD employees are on a strike. The MCD officials said as a result of the protest, MCD services will be affected for some days. The cash-strapped North and East Delhi civic bodies have been unable to pay salaries to workers for three to four months now. There are over one lakh sanitation workers waiting for their salaries.