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Rs 2,000 fine in Delhi for not wearing mask, rises from Rs 500

Rs 2,000 fine in Delhi for not wearing mask, rises from Rs 500

🕔19:28, 19.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 19  The Delhi government on Thursday decided to impose Rs 2,000 fine for not wearing masks in public areas, a four-fold increase from the earlier fine. Earlier, violators were fined Rs 500 for not wearing masks in

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Shut all 11 thermal power plants in NCR: Delhi govt tells Centre

Shut all 11 thermal power plants in NCR: Delhi govt tells Centre

🕔07:56, 15.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 15 The Delhi government on Wednesday wrote a letter to the Centre to urge it to shut down all 11 thermal power plants in the National Capital Region (NCR) in the backdrop of increasing pollution levels. Delhi Power

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Delhi govt converts Hindu Rao to non-Covid facility

Delhi govt converts Hindu Rao to non-Covid facility

🕔07:54, 14.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 14 The Delhi government has removed the corporation-run Hindu Rao Hospital from the list of dedicated Covid facilities and converted it into a non-Covid hospital on Tuesday. The decision has come upon the request of North Delhi

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Diesel in Delhi to get cheaper by Rs 8.36 per litre

Diesel in Delhi to get cheaper by Rs 8.36 per litre

🕔18:13, 30.Jul 2020

New Delhi July 30  In a major relief to fuel consumers in the national capital, the Delhi government on Thursday reduced VAT on diesel from 30 per cent to 16.75 per cent, making the transport fuel cheaper by Rs 8.36

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Delhi govt frames policy for Delhi Plasma Bank

Delhi govt frames policy for Delhi Plasma Bank

🕔15:48, 10.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 10  The Delhi government has ordered the Delhi Plasma Bank at ILBS to collect replacement convalescent plasma against the plasma issued to patients suffering from COVID-19. While the official order came on Thursday, the plasma bank had

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Delhi govt to launch massive plantation drive from July 10

Delhi govt to launch massive plantation drive from July 10

🕔18:41, 2.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 2  In a bid to reduce air pollution in the national capital, the Delhi government is all set to launch a campaign to plant as many as thirty-one lakh plants, trees, and shrubs across the city by

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Schools in Delhi to remain closed till July 31: Sisodia

Schools in Delhi to remain closed till July 31: Sisodia

🕔20:51, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  The Delhi government on Friday decided to keep all schools in the city closed till July, keeping in mind the coronavirus situation. The decision was made in a meeting chaired by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia,

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Delhi to give 2k food coupons to MLAs, MPs for food distribution among poor

Delhi to give 2k food coupons to MLAs, MPs for food distribution among poor

🕔07:05, 22.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 22  The Delhi government will give 2,000 food coupons each to all the MLAs and MPs in the city for distribution of ration among the needy who do not have ID cards in the wake of the

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Face mask compulsory in Delhi, even in cars

Face mask compulsory in Delhi, even in cars

🕔07:17, 9.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 9  The Delhi government on Wednesday announced that face masks will be compulsory for anyone stepping out of their house, including while traveling in personal or official vehicles. The decision was taken after a meeting of Chief

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Delhi starts ‘e-coupon’ for ration to non-PDS beneficiaries

Delhi starts ‘e-coupon’ for ration to non-PDS beneficiaries

🕔20:00, 5.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 5  After the Delhi government announced that it will give rations to the non-ration card holders, it has also started issuing ‘e-coupons’ to the poor to get the food grains free of cost. Speaking to IANS, an

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Delhi govt launches COVID-19 helpline chatbot

Delhi govt launches COVID-19 helpline chatbot

🕔20:10, 3.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 3  The Delhi government on Friday launched a COVID-19 helpline chatbot to provide updated information on coronavirus in the city. Speaking to the media, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced the helpline chatbot — 8800007722, where people can

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Delhi govt to redesign PWD roads with international design

Delhi govt to redesign PWD roads with international design

🕔13:38, 22.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 22  Delhi government will redesign atleast nine PWD roads in the city with international standards, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Tuesday. Talking to the media here, he said Delhi is the capital city and it should

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Odd-Even scheme: SC had supported it earlier

Odd-Even scheme: SC had supported it earlier

🕔15:25, 16.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 16  The odd-even vehicle rotation scheme of Delhi government, which is set to return to the national capital, was implemented twice earlier and the matter had reached even the Supreme Court due to a controversy. Delhi Chief

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Delhi announces state mourning for its 1st woman CM

Delhi announces state mourning for its 1st woman CM

🕔10:21, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  The Delhi government on Wednesday declared a two-day state mourning on the demise of the city’s first woman Chief Minister Sushma Swaraj. Announcing the same, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted: “Sushmaji was former CM of

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Two days mourning, state funeral announced for Dikshit

Two days mourning, state funeral announced for Dikshit

🕔20:14, 20.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 20  The Delhi government announced two-day state mourning for former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, who died on Saturday, and also to accord her a state funeral. “Delhi government has decided to observe a two-day state mourning as

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Delhi extends summer break for students up to Class 8

Delhi extends summer break for students up to Class 8

🕔17:41, 30.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 30  The Delhi government on Sunday extended till July 8 the summer break for student up to Class 8 due to the hot weather. Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia said that while schools will reopen on July

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Delhi demands hike in share in Central Taxes

Delhi demands hike in share in Central Taxes

🕔16:31, 21.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 21  The Delhi Government on Friday asked the Centre to enhance the allocation of its share in the Central Taxes to at least Rs 6,000 crore against Rs 325 crore being released to the city for the

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Delhi plans free travel for women in Metro, DTC buses

Delhi plans free travel for women in Metro, DTC buses

🕔19:22, 3.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 3  The Delhi government plans to allow women to travel free in DTC buses, cluster buses and Delhi Metro in the national capital within the next three months. “Women can avail free rides on all DTC buses,

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Delhi government drafts policy to check food wastage at social functions

Delhi government drafts policy to check food wastage at social functions

🕔14:40, 5.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 5 The Delhi government has drafted a policy to keep a check on the wastage of food at social functions in the national capital. All organisers and caterers will have to register themselves with NGOs to manage

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Delhi LG constitutes Minimum Wage Advisory Board

Delhi LG constitutes Minimum Wage Advisory Board

🕔10:35, 16.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 16  To advise the Delhi government over fixing and revising minimum wages for different categories of workers, Lieutenant Governor (LG) Anil Baijal has constituted the Minimum Wage Advisory Board, an official said on Tuesday. “For advising the government

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