MCD

  • Jan Lokpal Bill: Kejriwal threatens to 'go to any extent' 08-02-2014 04:34 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday threatened to "go to any extent" over his pet anti-graft legislation, the Jan Lokpal Bill, which is opposed both by the Congress, whose continued support is essential for the survival of his government, as well as the BJP. "Corruption is extremely...
  • CJ Impact: MCD releases salary of deceased employee after CJ report 02-02-2014 12:54 PM

    CJ Preeti Joshi had earlier reported on how MCD's apathy had driven her husband to suicide. Amit Joshi, Preeti's husband had committed suicide after the MCD withheld his salary for months together. The authorities have now released the salary after Preeti reported the issue on the CJ show. ...
  • The CJ Show Teaser 01-02-2014 01:45 PM

    Coming up on the Citizen Journalist show: A victim of racial abuse turns CJ to narrate his ordeal, Mumbai University professor who took classes on street following his termination shares his experiences and a CJ impact story. Watch the show on Saturday at 9:30 PM. ...
  • Over Rs 300 crore property tax due to EDMC from government bodies 16-01-2014 01:31 PM

    New Delhi: Property tax worth over Rs 300 crore is due from various government entities to the East Delhi Municipal Corporation, which has asked its department to come hard on defaulters, a senior official of the civic body said on Thursday. "Property tax worth Rs 309 crore is due from...
  • CJ Preeti Joshi: Husband committed suicide after MCD failed to pay salary for 10 months 12-01-2014 05:36 PM

    Amit Joshi, a 38 year old employee of MCD (Municipal Corporation of Delhi) was not paid his salary for 10 months only because he refused to bribe a clerk. After repeated requests and letters of complaints didn't work. Amit had to take huge debts to bring food home for his...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 10-01-2014 04:41 PM

    On the Citizen Journalist show this week, your battles against corruption and inefficiency through your stories. ...
  • Contractual govt employees stage protest outside CM's house 03-01-2014 12:06 PM

    Teachers employed on a contractualbasis in government schools protested outside Delhi ChiefMinister Arvind Kejriwal's Kausambi residence on Friday morningdemanding permanent employment.They were joined by contractual employees of Delhi tourism department, also demanding permanent employment. Around 150 contractual teachers working in MCD and Delhigovernment schools raised slogans outside Kejriwal's houselike "Finish...
  • AAP government can strip MCD of its powers: Sisodia 30-12-2013 10:00 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Monday said provisions exist to strip civic bodies of their powers, hinting the new AAP government could do so if the BJP-ruled municipal corporations did not grant "No Objection Certificate" (NOC) for opening new schools. "There are provisions for stripping the powers...
  • Delhi BJP presenting wrong facts before people, alleges Congress 09-11-2013 07:52 PM

    Congress, on Saturday, accused BJP leaders in Delhi of misleading people on regularisation of unauthorised colonies and held them responsible for delay in government's effort to regularise such colonies. "They are misleading people by presenting incorrect facts on unauthorised colonies every now and then. "I want make it clear that...
  • Over 4,200 dengues cases in the capital so far: MCD 25-10-2013 05:24 PM

    New Delhi: There is no let up in dengue cases which have risen to over 4,200 this year in Delhi. 4,207 cases have been reported till Friday with North Delhi itself registering over 1,800 cases, a report released by the MCD said. 4,074 cases were reported till October 21. Neeraj...
  • CJ Show: Inadequate schools in Bawana Delhi 14-10-2013 12:05 PM

    A year after his CJ report to fight for schools in the area of Bawana in Delhi, CJ Mohammed Anzar and the CJ team do a follow-up. The MCD (Municipal Corporation of Delhi)is unresponsive and unwilling to construct the much needed schools in this area. ...
  • A schoolgirl turns CJ to highlight the poor condition of her MCD school 14-10-2013 11:56 AM

    A young school girl turns CJ to expose the pathetic state of her MCD run school. There is no water,no electricity and no proper seating arrangements for the students. This is a follow-up to her earlier report ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 14-10-2013 12:26 AM

    As we bring down the curtains on 'No Country for Children' Campaign- we get a special CJ show from Gorakhpur- the epicenter of encephalitis epidemic, to put focus on this deadly disease that has consumed the lives of many children. Plus, we bring you the best of 'No country for...
  • One more death, dengue cases inch towards alarming 3000 mark 07-10-2013 10:37 PM

    One more death due to dengue was reported, on Monday, in the capital by the civic bodies, as number of cases climbed close to an alarming 3,000. 2,916 cases have been reported till today with October itself registering nearly 800 cases, a report released by the MCD said. The latest...
  • Around 16,000 dengue cases reported across the country in 2013 01-10-2013 12:19 PM

    New Delhi: Almost 16,000 cases of dengue have been reported across the country so far in 2013. The maximum cases have been reported from Karnataka, where 12 people have died so far due to fever. Delhi has 2,092 dengue cases and three confirmed deaths so far. Rajasthan has recorded 600...
  • CJ Show: Fight for the RTE of our children 29-09-2013 05:23 PM

    Mohammed Anzar has turned to CJ to fight for the right to education of the children living in a locality known as bhalaswa colony in Delhi. He is exposing the lack of will of the mcd in opening the much needed new schools ...
  • Delhi: Hospitals run out of bed due to spurt in dengue, malaria cases 17-09-2013 09:40 PM

    News Delhi. There has been a surge in dengue and malaria cases in New Delhi. According to MCD, 466 cases of dengue and 401 cases of Malaria have been reported in the capital till September 14. For dengue, it's a spurt, compared to the cases registered in last couple of...
  • CJ Show: Fight for my RTE 19-08-2013 11:08 AM

    A student of a municipal school in Delhi turns CJ to highlight the poor condition of her school. Watch as she fights authorities for her right to education. ...
  • 39 illegal constructions demolished in last two weeks: MCD 18-08-2013 09:43 AM

    Thirty-nine illegal constructions have been demolished in total in the last two weeks by the North and East Delhi Municipal Corporations in their respective areas, according to an MCD report. "Thirty-nine illegal portions in total in north and east Delhi have been demolished by the North and East Delhi municipal...
  • Micromax owners arrested for bribing MCD engineer, more arrests likely 08-08-2013 08:30 AM

    New Delhi: More arrests are expected in the fallout of the Micromax bribery scandal after the Central bureau of Investigation on Wednesday arrested the owners of mobile manufacturing company. Micromax owners Rajesh Aggarwal and Manish Tuli were arrested on charges of bribing a junior engineer in the Municipal Corporation of...
  • Delhi: CBI arrests MCD official for accepting bribe of Rs 30 lakhs 07-08-2013 04:42 PM

    New Delhi: CBI on Wednesday carried out searches at the office of builders where they were allegedly giving Rs 30 lakh bribe to engineers of North Delhi Municipal Corporation for clearance to a banquet home and detained four persons. CBI sources said based on a tip-off about the alleged bribe...
  • AIIMS denied medical care to the electrocution victim, alleges wife 22-07-2013 11:24 PM

    Naked wires from the compressor of a split AC outside a shop in a South Delhi market caused the death of a 32-year-old freelance filmmaker. ...
  • SDMC issues notices to shopkeepers who kept generators out in the open 22-07-2013 11:00 PM

    Naked wires from the compressor of a split AC outside a shop in a South Delhi market caused the death of a 32-year-old freelance filmmaker. 48 hours after his death, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi has finally acted. ...
  • Delhi: Filmmaker electrocuted to death, family alleges AIIMS denied medical care to him 22-07-2013 08:46 PM

    New Delhi: Naked wires from the compressor of a split AC outside a shop in a South Delhi market caused the death of a 32-year-old freelance filmmaker. 48 hours after his death, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi has finally acted. The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has issued notices to the...
  • Freelance filmmaker electrocuted to death in South Delhi 22-07-2013 01:25 PM

    New Delhi: Naked wires from the compressor of a split AC outside a shop in a South Delhi market caused the death of a 32-year-old freelance filmmaker. 48 hours after his death, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi has finally acted. The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has issued notices to the...
  • Watch: Potholed roads a recurring phenomena in Delhi 11-07-2013 07:53 PM

    Potholed roads is a recurring phenomena even in the national capital. Every year after the monsoon several roads in Delhi tend to cave in and cause huge potholes. CNN-IBN came across a 28-feet wide pothole in east Delhi. The entire road had caved in and that was not the only...
  • Delhi: One dead as four-storeyed building collapses in Jafrabad 06-07-2013 09:07 AM

    New Delhi: A four-storeyed building collapsed in the Jafrabad area of northeast Delhi on Friday night, leaving one person dead. Fourteen others have been rescued and the MCD is now clearing the debris. The incident took place when the workers were trying to demolish the building. Rescue operations are on...
  • Four-storeyed building collapses in northeast Delhi, no casualties 06-07-2013 08:38 AM

    New Delhi: A four-storeyed building collapsed in the Jafrabad area of northeast Delhi on Friday night. While 14 people have been rescued so far, sources say one person is still trapped under the debris. The incident took place when the workers were trying to demolish the building. Rescue operations are...
  • Yamuna's water level recedes, 10,000 people moved to relief camps 21-06-2013 07:44 AM

    New Delhi: The government has set up 1,153 tents in relief camps for over 10,000 people across the capital after they were evacuated from low-lying areas which were flooded after Yamuna's water level rose. Sixty-two boats with divers have also been pressed into service to rescue people. Army personnel, NDRF...
  • Hearing in defamation case against BJP leader filed by Sheila today 15-05-2013 06:54 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will on Wednesday begin hearing charges in a defamation case filed by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit against BJP leader Vijender Gupta. Sheila had filed a defamation suit when Gupta allegedly called her 'villain' and 'cheat' before the MCD elections in April 2012. Sheila moved court...