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Ananya Tiwari


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.

‘Illegal construction’: NDMC asks hotel to stop activities
Sat, Mar 06, 2021

NDMC has already passed a demolition order dated 18.02.2019 pertaining to the premises”.

From IGNCA to Janpath hotel: 3 lakh books, 60,000 microfilms in boxes
Fri, Mar 05, 2021

At the Centre, rolls of bubble wrap, packed cardboard and wooden storage boxes dot the area as items are organised and put into boxes to avoid hassles during unpacking. Around 50 contractual employees have been hired for packing and moving.

Amid some app hiccups, many opt for walk-in
Wed, Mar 03, 2021

On Tuesday, 21,277 people received the Covid shot in Delhi. On Monday this figure was 15,521.

Delhi: Construction workers queue up with forms, questions at registration drive
Wed, Feb 24, 2021

On Monday, Sisodia said that of the estimated 10 lakh construction workers in Delhi, 2.12 lakh are currently in the government’s “registration network”. An awareness campaign will also be carried out to apprise workers about the benefits of registering with the board, and 45 camps will be set up to carry out the registrations.

33 khap panchayat leaders, farmers from UP meet Kejriwal
Mon, Feb 22, 2021

At the meeting, the party extended support to the farmers. The leaders, in turn, pledged support to AAP in the panchayat and assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh next year.