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  • Delhi government puts ban on purchase of new vehicles for officials 3 days ago

    New Delhi: As part of an austerity measure, the Delhi government has imposed a ban on purchase of new vehicles for all officials, including those of civic bodies in the city, until the old ones complete their required life cycles. As per the new move, officials are also not supposed to...
  • Delhi's Connaught Place gets public Wi-Fi service November 16, 2014

    New Delhi: In consonance with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Digital India' project, the New Delhi Municipal Council on Sunday launched Wi-Fi services in Connaught Place, the business hub of the capital. Delhiites visiting the Connaught Place market will now be able to avail Wi-Fi services which were launched by New Delhi...
  • Delhi: Wi-Fi access in Connaught Place from November 16 November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Tata Teleservices Limited, in association with the New Delhi Municipal Council, will launch public wi-fi access in Connaught Place in the national capital November 16, a company statement said on Friday. The wi-fi service in Connaught Place will cover more than 4.5 sq KM. The deployment of wi-fi hotspot...
  • Delhi: NDMC defends its decision to paint road dividers pink and green November 3, 2014

    New Delhi: In parts of Delhi that come under New Delhi Municipal Council, road elements like kerbs,traffic dividers and roundabouts have been painted pink and green. This is in violation of the international traffic guidelines. As per these guidelines, colour combinations of yellow and black or white and black contrast...
  • Harsh Vardhan directs officials to ensure cleanliness in Old Delhi October 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday inspected a stretch of the Old Delhi on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha and directed officials to ensure regular and proper cleanliness of the area along with daily collection of the garbage. "Union Health Minister and Chandni Chowk MP Harsh Vardhan today...
  • Delhi: NDMC on cleanliness overdrive to banish garbage by October 31 October 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Corporation has set itself a target of making the areas under its jurisdiction garbage free by October 31 and is ready with an action plan to intensify its cleaning operations in the wake of the launch of the 'Swachh Bharat' mission by Prime Minister...
  • NDMC launches initiatives as part of Swachh Bharat campaign September 28, 2014

    New Delhi: School children offering flowers to people found littering during a cleanliness awareness rally was among a series of programmes launched by the NDMC as part of Prime Minister's 'Swachh Bharat' campaign. A group of students of schools under the New Delhi Municipal Council along with 40 security guards...
  • Delhi HC asks civic bodies to come out with plan for public toilets September 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Expressing anguish over "serious dearth" of public toilets in the national capital and their bad condition, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked civic bodies, including the NDMC and the Cantonment Board, to come out with a clear plan for providing better sanitation in the city. A bench of...
  • NDMC donates Rs 1 crore to J&K flood relief September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has donated Rs 1 crore for immediate relief of floodaffected people of Jammu and Kashmir. The financial assistance will be donated to the Prime Minister's Relief Fund from one day's salary of the employees of the civic body, NDMC chairperson Jalaj Shrivastava...
  • Congress alleges irregularities in ad hoardings; demands probe September 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress Opposition in the BJPled North Delhi Municipal Corporation on Wednesday alleged that advertising hoarding mafia were being "sheltered" in the national capital through "patronage" of some politicians. Leader of the Opposition in NDMC, Mukesh Goel made the accusation while raising the issue of unauthorised hoardings, including one...
  • NDMC dissolved due to poor management, council reconstitued September 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Wednesday reconstituted the New Delhi Municipal Council after it was dissolved by the Centre because of its poor performance. The NDMC has been blamed for personnel mismanagement, power revenue losses and illegal squatting in the capital, said a notification issued by the Ministry of...
  • Dengue mosquitobreeding found at DTU, DTC depot, DDA office September 9, 2014

    New Delhi: DDA and Delhi Technical University are among several institutions in the capital that have been penalised for failing to check breeding of dengue mosquitoes on their premises. According to a report released today, nine VIP challans have been issued by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) after positive...
  • Will give directions on September 10 to curb water logging: Delhi High Court August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday said that it will issue detailed directions to curb waterlogging in the national capital after perusing judicial records and reports filed by various civic agencies on the issue. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice RS...
  • Is a fine on littering & urinating in public the only way to Clean Up India? August 20, 2014

    The New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has decided to penalise citizens throwing trash in public places in a bid to curb littering in the national capital. The fines will range from Rs 100 to 500. The civic body has also planned on fining pet owners Rs 500 if their pets...
  • Delhiites to pay Rs 500 fine for throwing trash in public places August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has decided to penalise citizens throwing trash in public places in a bid to curb littering in the national capital. The fines will range from Rs 100 to 500. The civic body has also planned on fining pet owners Rs 500 if their...
  • NDMC to deploy personnel for helping people in markets August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will train around 700 of its personnel and deploy them at various areas including markets to facilitate and guide the people visiting crowded places under its jurisdiction, an effort which will also provide a sense of security to them. The first batch of such...
  • Parliament struck by monkey, dog menace, Centre assures action July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Parliament seems to be struck by monkey and dog menace. In a written reply to Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu assured the House that various efforts are being made to tackle monkey and dog menace inside and around Parliament House. Replying to Rajya Sabha MP...
  • Prepare plan for 'corruptionfree' civic bodies: BJP to mayors July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP on Monday asked all its mayors in the three municipal corporations in the national capital to present within 10 days their vision documents for making the civic bodies transparent and corruptionfree. In a meeting with the three mayors and senior leaders of the corporations, Delhi BJP chief Satish...
  • Inspired by Mumbai tiffin service, NDMC opens canteen by women July 13, 2014

    New Delhi: In a step towards making unemployed women selfreliant, the New Delhi Municipal Council has launched a unit where they will be given training to prepare quality food products and then sell it through a tiffin service. Announced in April 2014, the project was implemented last week with setting up...
  • Delhi: 3storey building collapses in Sarai Rohilla June 28, 2014

    At least 10 people including five children have died so far after a threestorey building collapsed in the Sarai Rohilla in New Delhi on Saturday morning. The incident took place in a congested locality and seems to have been caused by construction work on an adjacent plot, a fire official...
  • Building collapse: NDMC orders inquiry June 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC)ordered an inquiry into the building collapse in Tulsi Nagar area which has left four persons dead. The area falls under Inderlok in Karol Bagh Zone of the NDMC. The building was about 50 years old. "The Commissioner has ordered an inquiry into the incident...
  • Hospitals to give birth, death certificates in NDMC area June 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhiites can now avail the first free copy of birth and death certificates from a hospital itself under the jurisdiction of New Delhi Municipal Council immediately after such events. According to a direction issued by the civic agency, all hospitals in the NDMC areas will now issue the...
  • Delhi's Shankar Market gets makeover with street art June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The pale, weary, panstained walls and corridors of one of Delhi's oldest shopping destinations Shankar Market opposite Connaught Place's outer circle is in the makeover mode as street artists are painting its eight blocks in varied hues with narrations depicting music, dance and drama to increase...
  • From waste to energy: NDMC doing its bit towards easing power woes June 15, 2014

    New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Council is daily generating 16 MW of electricity from solid waste and supplying it to 8,000 households in the city as part of its effort to ease the acute power crisis that the national capital is grappling with. The civic body is generating power using...
  • Restaurants in Delhi's Connaught Place to remain open till 1 am April 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Restaurants and bars in the heart of Delhi, Connaught Place, will soon remain open till 1 am. Even the shopping outlets will remain open till 11 pm. The decision was taken by the New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) to promote night shopping in Connaught Place. The decision is,...
  • NDMC to upgrade parking lots to manage chaos April 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Council has set the ball rolling for modernisation of its old parking lots which will include computerised facility and an online booking system. The plan will be first initiated at Janpath and the parking lots at Connaught Place's A-block, NDMC officials said. The civic body...
  • Nation-wide dengue awareness campaign launched March 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Aiming at early prevention of dengue, a nationwide awareness campaign about the deadly disease was on Tuesday launched in Delhi that includes a dedicated round-the-clock multi-lingual helpline. The two-month long campaign 'U & Me Against Dengue', a public-private partnership is spread over six major cities including Delhi,...
  • NDMC set to introduce new waste management system March 2, 2014

    New Delhi: New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will soon be bringing in an integrated waste management system through which garbage will be collected from doorsteps and disposed of in a scientific and mechanised manner, NDMC Chairman Jalaj Srivastava has said. "A provision of Rs 100.09 crore has been made for public...
  • BJP's strategy meet to coincide with Congress session December 29, 2013

    New Delhi: With battle lines firmly drawn between the Congress and the BJP for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the principal opposition party has decided to hold its strategy meet on January 17, the day when AICC is holding a session on the issue. While Congress' daylong session is scheduled to...
  • Kejriwal, Sisodia hold 'mohalla sabhas' to listen to people's problems December 28, 2013

    Getting into action ever before he took oath of the office and secrecy, Chief Minister designate Arvind Kejriwal on Friday organised 'mohalla sabhas' (locality meeting) in his New Delhi constituency to listen to problems of the common man. Kejriwal held three 'mohalla sabhas' and assured the people of immediate action on...