BJP leader Avtar Singh, once bellboy, tea seller, is new North body mayor

Singh joined the RSS at the age of seven, and worked for the organisation even when he was struggling. He has also performed several roles in the Ramlila.

NDMC wants PM hoardings removed from petrol pumps

Sources said that the Ministry official was “not immediately agreeable”, but rescinded after being warned that the NDMC would complain to the Election Commission of the violation.


Soon, health ATMs at areas under NDMC

As a pilot project, the first such ATM has been installed at the Palika Kendra dispensary. Officials said subsequently under the first phase, the machines will be set up at Charak Palika Hospital, Dharam Marg polyclinic, Palika Maternity Hospital and TB polyclinic hospital.

Delhi: 200 smart bikes, 50 stands in NDMC’s push for cyclists

Charges for the smart cycle is free of cost for the first half-hour, but for members only, while non-members will be charged Rs 10 for the same time. A one-week and monthly pass for bike sharing is available at Rs 199 and Rs 399 respectively.

Ashok Vihar building collapse: North body acts against officials, orders survey

At least seven people — four children, two women and a man — died, while five were injured when a five-storey residential building collapsed in northwest Delhi’s Ashok Vihar.

Community halls: North Delhi Municipal Corporation to offer banquet facilities soon

Leader of the House in the North DMC, Tilak Raj Kataria, said banquet facilities will be introduced in 124 community centres across north Delhi ahead of the wedding season, so that people can book it.


Taj group acquires Lutyen's Delhi hotel in NDMC auction

The NDMC had in 2017 decided to auction The Connaught and re-auction Asian Hotel, after they were sealed by it in 2015 due to non-payment of license fees dues.

Peach, plum & pear in NDMC's plantation drive, but some say the trees won’t survive

Over the past decade, Delhi government and civic agencies have emphasised on planting Delhi's native trees to ensure a better rate of survival and maintain ecological balance.

Delhi HC disapproves of dumping garbage on roads as mark of protests

The protesting workers on May 24 had also dumped garbage outside NDMC's Convention Centre. The garbage dumps had affected traffic in some areas.

Demanding jobs, NDMC staff dump garbage in Lutyens’ zone

Workers dumped garbage near RK Ashram, Gole Market, Shastri Bhawan and several other prominent buildings. The protesting workers also dumped garbage outside NDMC’s Convention Centre.