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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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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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