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  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Ex-husband lodges extortion complaint against Tihar DG 16-04-2013 09:58 AM

    New Delhi: Former Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) commissioner KS Mehra on Monday lodged a complaint against his ex-wife Vimla Mehra, who is Tihar Prison director general, accusing her of trying to extort money and property from him, police said on Monday. "We have received a complaint and an inquiry...
  • MCD Councillor death case: Husband arrested 09-11-2012 10:50 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Friday arrested the husband of Delhi Municipal Councillor Satyam Yadav who committed suicide on Thursday. Yadav's husband Pawan has been arrested under charges of 498A, 304B which pertain to domestic violence and dowry death. The police said that a few other members of his family...
  • MCD Councillor commits suicide after killing daughter 08-11-2012 10:48 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi Municpal Councillor on Thursday committed suicide after killing her one-and-a-half-year-old daughter in Nangloi. The reason why MCD Councillor from Congress Satyam Yadav killed Vanshika is still unclear. Vanshika had been married in a Yadav family for the last four-five years. The police have ruled out honour...