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  • Delhi Cabinet clears Jan Lokpal Bill draft 03-02-2014 06:58 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Cabinet has finally cleared the final draft of the Jan Lokpal Bill on Monday. The government was planning to pass the bill in a special session at the Indira Gandhi stadium on February 16. The AAP has invited the public to attend. Once the bill is...
  • Delhi's millennium bus depot pits AAP government against Centre 29-01-2014 04:13 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's decision to shift the millennium bus depot from the banks of Yamuna has led to yet another fight between the AAP government and the Centre. The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has expressed its inability to provide alternate land before the Delhi High Court...
  • Two DDA employees arrested in fake plot scam 11-09-2013 08:27 PM

    New Delhi: Three people, including two Delhi Development Authority (DDA) employees, were arrested here for duping people of Rs 3.83 crore by allotting fake DDA plots, police said Wednesday. Gang leader Prem Shankar, currently lodged in Tihar Jail in a similar case for the last nine months, was arrested Sep...
  • Delhi: BJP MLAs meet Lt Gov, seek NOC for unauthorised colonies 05-08-2013 04:04 AM

    New Delhi: BJP MLAs on Sunday met the Lt Governor of Delhi, Najeeb Jung, seeking grant of No Objection Certificates (NOCs) to unauthorised colonies on DDA land for expedition of development work in these colonies. The MLAs who were led by Vijay Kumar Malhotra, Leader of the Opposition in Legislative...
  • CJ Show: DDA flats lack basic amenities 02-06-2013 09:43 PM

    Buyers turn CJ's to showcase the lack of basic amenities in DDA flats. They also say that the proposed flats are incomplete and uninhabitable. ...
  • CJ: DDA land sold for constructing a mall 13-05-2013 12:08 PM

    CJ Suchita tells how land meant for community facilities have now been commercialsed for construction of a huge mall. ...
  • Citizen Journalist: Citizens voice their civic and other concerns 13-05-2013 11:40 AM

    This week on the CJ show we focus on civic issues faced by citizens along with a struggle of a wife of a prisoner of war. ...
  • No sealing in Delhi till March 2012: SC 03-01-2012 04:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday extended till March its order staying the sealing of unauthorised commercial units operating in residential localities in the national capital and asked the authorities to ensure that no fresh encroachments or regularisations were permitted during the period. A bench of justices G S...
  • CWG: Home owners caught in DDA, Emaar tussle 13-11-2011 01:24 PM

    New Delhi: One year after the Commonwealth Games those who booked flats in the Games Village are yet to get possession. Over 450 home buyers paid Rs two crores each, that's around Rs 1500 crore for flats in the games village. Rajiv and Upasana are among the 450 who booked...
  • DDA seals 2 buildings of Emaar MGF at CWG village 20-08-2011 08:01 PM

    New Delhi: Two days after the CBI filed FIR against the Emaar MGF properties in Delhi and Hyderabad, the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has sealed two buildings at the Commonwealth Games village in the capital. The DDA said Emaar MGF broke building rules during constructions. The action comes after the...
  • Citizen Journalist: Prem fights DDA, brokers 22-05-2011 12:54 PM

    Citizen journalist Prem Kandwal reports of how the DDA works hand-in-hand with brokers. ...
  • CWG scam: CBI raids DDA and CPWD officers 05-04-2011 12:19 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is conducting raids on Delhi Development Authority and Central Public Works Department officers in connection with laying of synthetic turf for lawn bowl event during the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi. The raids are being carried out at 20 places in Delhi...
  • Forty CWG projects come under CVC scanner 27-03-2011 09:43 AM

    New Delhi: Widening its probe, the Central Vigilance Commission is looking into at least 40 CWG-related construction and procurement works carried out by different government agencies for alleged financial irregularities. The sale of VIP passes, supply of furniture, equipment and utensil for Games Village, misuse of funds by certain central...
  • Allegations begin after Shunglu Panel findings 24-03-2011 07:38 PM

    A day after CNN IBN reported on the findings of the Shunglu Panel on scam in construction of games village, the round of denials and counter denials have begun. ...
  • Put CWG contract info online: CVC to govt depts 30-01-2011 02:00 PM

    New Delhi: Aimed at speeding up its probe into the alleged corruption in Commonwealth Games (CWG) projects, the Central Vigilance Commission has directed government offices concerned to upload details of their works for the mega sporting event on its website. Sources said directions in this regard have been issued to...
  • HC slams Waqf Board over Jangpura Masjid issue 18-01-2011 08:23 AM

    New Delhi: Days after the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) demolished a mosque in the capital, the Delhi high court has pulled up the Waqf Board and political leaders for instigating people. Though it allowed prayers to be offered at the site, the court made it very clear that no construction...
  • Mulayam condemns razing of mosque in Delhi 15-01-2011 03:39 PM

    Lucknow: Condemning the demolition of a mosque in Delhi by the Delhi Development Authority, Samajwadi Party on Saturday said the matter could have been sorted out through negotiations and asked Centre and state government to rebuild the structure. "The demolition on the Noor Masjid in the dead of night on...
  • CWG: Sharad Yadav seeks details from CPWD, DDA 14-01-2011 11:15 AM

    New Delhi: Janata Dal United (JDU) MP Sharad Yadav, the Chairman of the standing committee on urban development, has called for a panel meeting on January 18 over Commonwealth Games' financial irregularities. Sharad Yadav has sought expenditure details from the Central Public Works Department (CPWD) and Delhi Development Authority (DDA)...
  • DDA to give 90 pc of CWG flats to bureaucrats 30-11-2010 10:52 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) caught up in controversy again. Sources say the agency is planning to give away 90 per cent of the CWG flats to the same bureaucrats who could have been involved in corruption. If the Delhi Development Authority has its way, then the babus...
  • Have done no wrong, claims Kalmadi 29-11-2010 01:05 PM

    New Delhi: The Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi is back in India after leaving everyone guessing about his whereabouts. In his first address to the media on Monday, after his return to the country from the Asian Games in China, Kalmadi said he had done no wrong and...
  • Building collapse a result of official apathy 17-11-2010 11:16 PM

    New Delhi: Three days after Delhi's worst building collapse tragedy, the search is on to nail the guilty. But the fact remains that there are several Laxmi Nagars waiting to happen because, there is a vicious nexus between government authorities and officials who allow unauthorised structures to come up. On...
  • After the Games, DDA and Emaar MGF lock horns 21-10-2010 09:23 PM

    New Delhi: Urban Development Minister Jaipal Reddy defended the Delhi Development Authority's (DDA) Rs 760-crore bailout of Emaar MGF while building the Games village. The minister said that the deal was profitable and necessary. The Commonwealth Games might have ended but the controversies certainly haven’t. Now it’s the Urban Development...
  • CWG probe: Emaar-MGF letter hits back at DDA 21-10-2010 12:55 PM

    New Delhi: It's all out war between the government and the builders given the contract to finish work on the Commonwealth Games Village. A day after the government decided to take legal action against Emaar-MGF for failing to complete work on the Games Village on time, CNN-IBN gets access to...
  • CWG Village builders penalised Rs 183 cr 20-10-2010 08:16 PM

    New Delhi: The guests have left the Commonwealth Games Village and the ghosts are returning to haunt the builder Emaar MGF and DDA which were awarded the project. The Urban Development Ministry which governs the DDA has fired the first salvo against the builder. CNN-IBN learns that DDA is taking...
  • IBN impact: Blind students may get hostel back 01-09-2010 12:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government has finally written to the Delhi Development Authority (DDA), requesting them to hand over the building to the 30 blind students, who were illegally evicted from the house last month. Two weeks ago, CNN-IBN reported about a group of blind students, who were evicted for...
  • Stadia still not game for Games 26-08-2010 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: All Commonwealth Games venues have been formally handed over to the Organising Committee (OC), which will take at least a month to finish the overlays work. But are the stadia Games-ready? CNN-IBN did a status check. The Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium is one of the main venues of CWG...
  • Govt promises help to evicted blind students 16-08-2010 09:45 PM

    Days after CNN-IBN reported on the plight of 30 visually challenged students who were thrown out of their hostel, the government has promised to help them. ...
  • Delhi govt to help evicted blind students 14-08-2010 09:30 PM

    New Delhi: There seems to be some ray of hope for the blind men who became homeless after they were evicted from the building in New Delhi where they had been staying in for the last nine years. After CNN-IBN showed the blind men had been forced to stay under...