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Widening of key roads, flyover at roundabouts: Traffic recommendations for revamped Central Vista area
Sat, May 29, 2021

It also states that “Ashoka road and Rafi Marg approaches at the roundabout in the horizon year 2026 will have traffic demand exceeding approach capacity, resulting in significant queue formation...”

Central Vista redevelopment: CPWD invites bids to transplant 1,838 trees from IGNCA complex
Thu, May 27, 2021

The winning agency will have to transplant the trees in 60 days and provide maintenance and upkeep of the trees for 365 days. The project will be executed at an estimated cost of Rs 1.87cr.

Delhi: Rise in helpline calls as pandemic takes mental health toll
Tue, May 25, 2021

“There has been a rise in people inflicted with helplessness, acute anxiety, panic, grief and guilt, and post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD) as they struggle to come to terms with the disaster,” said Abdul Mabood, founder of the Delhi-based SNEHI foundation, which launched a Covid specific mental health helpline last April.

Central Vista revamp: 10 office complexes to be connected to Delhi Metro in last phase
Sun, May 23, 2021

As per the design created by HCP Design, Planning and Management Pvt Ltd, the architectural consultant of the Central Vista project, the 10 office complexes of the Central Secretariat will emerge on the two parallel horizontal axes of the Rajpath.

NGOs in Delhi write to Arvind Kejriwal over unavailability of foodgrains at ration shops
Sat, May 15, 2021

A senior official of the Delhi government said there has been a delay in distribution as foodgrains came in late from the Food Corporation of India under the NFSA and the PMGKAY schemes.

Delhi: IGNCA building to take cues from neighbour
Sat, May 15, 2021

The old building located at Janpath road is set to be demolished as part of the Central Vista Redevelopment project. It has temporarily been shifted to the Janpath hotel, which has been renovated for the purpose.

Health license relaxation for eateries in New Delhi area
Sun, May 09, 2021

"This has been done to liberalise the procedure and reduce compliance norms, reduce harassment and delays," said a senior official of the licensing department.

Oxygen prized possession as Haryana, Delhi trade charges
Thu, Apr 22, 2021

The Delhi government, which had until Tuesday been accusing Uttar Pradesh of curbing supply of oxygen to the capital, was on Wednesday accused by Haryana of stealing oxygen from a tanker.

Delhi: Testing facilities overwhelmed by surge
Thu, Apr 22, 2021

Unable to get slots for home testing, hundreds begin queuing up from the morning at hospitals where testing is available, often waiting between an hour to three hours.

Surge in cases, Delhi’s Covid testing facilities struggle to keep up
Tue, Apr 20, 2021

Unable to get slots for home testing, hundreds begin queuing up from the morning at hospitals where testing is available, often waiting between an hour to three hours.

Lockdown replay as migrants head home: ‘Can’t get stranded’
Tue, Apr 20, 2021

At the Anand Vihar Inter State Bus Terminal, a large crowd of migrants gathered with bags packed, their destinations mostly Bihar, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh. The chorus: “We don’t want to be stranded again.”

Delhi DRDO Covid facility that was shut during lull to open again
Mon, Apr 19, 2021

The facility had been opened in July last year when the city saw a shortage of ICU beds, and had the capacity to admit 1,000 patients. On Monday, it is expected to restart with 250 ICU-ventilator beds, DRDO officials said.

Crowding at Delhi’s cremation grounds: East MCD will run facility 24×7, North asks hospitals to stagger release of bodies
Sat, Apr 17, 2021

The number of bodies received at North MCD’s grounds have also increased in comparison to the same period last year -- April 1 to April 15. Last year, there were 12 bodies whose last rites were performed as per Covid protocol, while this year the number stands at 224.

Roads empty, markets shut as Delhi enters weekend curfew
Sun, Apr 18, 2021

Apart from essential service providers working in pharmacies, grocery shops, hospitals, some restaurants, police stations, and banks, a majority of the National Capital's residents appeared to have stayed at home. 

Delhi: In festive season, many places of worship to stay shut, others limit number of devotees
Tue, Apr 13, 2021

The Delhi Waqf Board has also appealed to clerics of around 150-200 mosques that come under its aegis to follow Covid-19 protocols.

Get Covid vaccine, avail property tax rebate: North MCD
Sun, Apr 11, 2021

In North MCD areas, residential owners are already eligible for a 15% rebate in property tax if it is paid in a lump sum by June 30, 2021.

NDMC plans to launch websites for schools
Sat, Apr 10, 2021

The NDMC has yet to award the tender, and the target for the launch of the website is June 30.

DDA’s new policy to open up land in villages for real estate development
Wed, Apr 07, 2021

The National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO) held a consultation on Tuesday with Resident Welfare Associations (RWAs), industry and real estate experts on the policy, which was released on February 24.

Delhi: Under-construction railway bridge collapses on parked trucks, one dead
Tue, Apr 06, 2021

50-year-old security guard was sleeping in a vehicle under the bridge near East Punjabi Bagh.

Delhi: Vaccine net widens, 49k people get their first shot
Fri, Apr 02, 2021

With the inclusion of those above 45 years, an additional 65 lakh people are now eligible for the vaccine in the capital.

Explained: What are culex or common house mosquitoes that have resurfaced in Delhi, and how harmful are they?
Wed, Mar 31, 2021

Several resident welfare associations have complained that they are noticing an increase in the number of mosquitoes in their surrounding, leading to the municipal corporations calling high-level meetings and intensifying drive to check their growth.

To mark four months , farm leaders stage fresh bandh, block roads
Sat, Mar 27, 2021

Amrik Singh, BKU-U leader from Punjab’s Sangrur, told The Indian Express, “It’s been four months since we got here; the agitation has been on for even longer in Punjab.

Explained: Delhi’s ambitious plan to switch to electric vehicles and the infrastructure needed
Sun, Mar 21, 2021

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had in 2020 described the policy as a step towards reducing pollution levels in the city.

Delhi: 70 of 100 EV charging bays will be at Metro stations
Wed, Mar 17, 2021

On March 12, Delhi's power department had announced that to promote Delhi's EV policy and build infrastructure for it.

Delhi: Underground drain fogging begins to tackle mosquitoes
Sun, Mar 14, 2021

To curb mosquitoes spread, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has launched an underground drain fogging drive and is spraying anti-larval medicines in areas under its jurisdiction.