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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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Delhi government approves Metro Phase-IV; 334 new coaches, elevated flyovers lined up

Delhi government approves Metro Phase-IV; 334 new coaches, elevated flyovers lined up

🕔20:01, 19.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 19 The Delhi government on Wednesday passed Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s (DMRC) 103-km long Phase-IV under which six new corridors and hundreds of new coaches will be introduced to reduce traffic and improve connectivity. The decision was taken

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Rs 262 crore cyber-tax fraud unearthed in Delhi

Rs 262 crore cyber-tax fraud unearthed in Delhi

🕔17:57, 12.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 12  The Delhi government’s Trade and Taxes Department has unearthed a cyber-tax fraud totalling Rs 262 crore, happening since 2013 with over 8,700 traders involved, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Wednesday. Speaking to the media,

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Delhi cabinet approves student pass for AC buses

Delhi cabinet approves student pass for AC buses

🕔10:56, 10.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 10  Delhi government on Tuesday approved validity of students passes in DTC’s air-conditioned buses. “Delhi Cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, on Tuesday, approved the facility of student concessional passes to the air-conditioned buses of DTC

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Delhi to get 1,000 e-buses

Delhi to get 1,000 e-buses

🕔13:35, 11.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 11  In a major move to fight air pollution in Delhi, the city government on Wednesday approved the hiring of a consultant to run 1,000 electric buses estimated to cost Rs 2,500 crore in the national capital

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‘Connect Delhi’ initiative to integrate city’s public transport system

‘Connect Delhi’ initiative to integrate city’s public transport system

🕔18:16, 4.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 4  The Delhi government on Wednesday launched the “Connect Delhi” initiative in a bid to make commuting easy for the residents of national capital, officials said. The initiative will carry out a holistic planning exercise covering all

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Delhi may face blackout due to coal shortage

Delhi may face blackout due to coal shortage

🕔07:49, 28.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 28  The National Capital Region may face a blackout as the coal reserves with the Delhi government were only for a-day-and-a-half, said Power Minister Satyendar Jain who has written to Union Power Minister R. K. Singh regarding

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MLALAD Scheme: Delhi government clears 88 work proposals

MLALAD Scheme: Delhi government clears 88 work proposals

🕔09:55, 10.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 10  The Delhi government has approved 88 proposals and rejected 66 of the total 827 work estimates received till May 25 under the MLA Local Area Development (MLALAD) Scheme in the national capital, according to a Minister.

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Delhi government terms LG’s committee on CCTVs ‘illegal’

Delhi government terms LG’s committee on CCTVs ‘illegal’

🕔11:33, 10.May 2018

New Delhi, May 10  The Delhi government on Thursday termed a committee formed by Lt Governor Anil Baijal for installation of CCTVs in the city as “illegal and unconstitutional” and wrote to the LG to urge him to “stay away

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Sealing drive: Delhi notification in SC lists 351 roads as mixed-use

Sealing drive: Delhi notification in SC lists 351 roads as mixed-use

🕔13:25, 26.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 26  The Delhi government has submitted a notification in the Supreme Court that puts 351 city roads under commercial and mixed-use categories, in an attempt to save traders in these stretches from an ongoing sealing drive, a

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Delhi earmarks Rs 100 cr for free WiFi

Delhi earmarks Rs 100 cr for free WiFi

🕔14:58, 22.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 22  The Delhi government on Thursday said it has earmarked Rs 100 crore for free WiFi access across the city, a project that was pilot launched in 2016 but failed to take off. Finance Minister Manish Sisodia

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Delhi Budget: 12.7% allocation for health

Delhi Budget: 12.7% allocation for health

🕔14:38, 22.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 22  The Delhi government on Thursday allocated Rs 6,729 crore for the health sector in its 2018-19 budget, which is 12.7 per cent of the total. The allocation is up from 12 per cent in 2017-18, Finance

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