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  • 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 water-logging 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 'corruption-free' 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 corruption-free. 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 self-reliant, 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: 3-storey building collapses in Sarai Rohilla June 28, 2014

    At least 10 people including five children have died so far after a three-storey 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, pan-stained 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' day-long 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...
  • Micromax bribery case: NDMC suspends 5 engineers, 2 beldars August 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The North Delhi Municipal Corporation on Saturday suspended seven employees including five engineers in the bribery case involving Micromax mobiles co-founder Rajesh Agarwal. "NDMC suspended seven employees in connection with the Micromax bribery case. The order came on Saturday afternoon from our Commissioner with immediate effect," North Delhi...
  • NDMC mid day meal samples fail calorie, protein tests again July 30, 2013

    The mid day meal samples of North Delhi Municipal Corporation have once again failed to pass the calorie and protein test, four months after the problem was first discovered. According to information made available to the Standing Committee on Monday, only six out of 36 samples passed the test for...
  • Delhi HC seeks action by civic authorities on water logging July 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has slammed the city civic agencies for massive water logging in the city during the recent rains. The court has ordered the concerned commissioners and secretary of urban development department to take immediate action and report to the court. The Municipal Corporations, the NDMC...
  • BJP announces candidates for post of mayor in NDMC April 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP chief Vijay Goel on Sunday night nominated senior BJP councillors Azad Singh and Ram Narayan Dubey as party candidates for posts of mayor in North Delhi Municipal Corporation and East Delhi Municipal Corporation respectively. Azad Singh, who is a councillor from Mundka, is the deputy mayor...
  • NDMC proposes CCTV cameras in all civic body-run schools December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: With an aim to provide better security for children, particularly girls, North Delhi Municipal Corporation on Wednesday proposed to install CCTV surveillance cameras in all civic body-run schools. "We have proposed to install CCTV cameras in all municipal schools to provide security, especially for girls, for which extra budgetary...
  • Delhi: 37 fresh cases of dengue reported October 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Dengue continued to spread fast in the national capital with 37 patients today testing positive for the mosquito-borne disease, taking the total number of such cases this season to 788. Thirty-three cases were reported from three municipal corporations while one was from the VVIP areas of the capital...
  • 35 new dengue cases in Delhi October 22, 2012

    New Delhi: Thirty-five fresh cases of dengue were reported in the capital on Sunday, taking the total number of such cases this season to 652. Two people have succumbed to dengue ever since the disease began spreading in the capital early this month. Except Sadar Paharganj and City zones, all...
  • Delhi rains: Yamuna water level steadily rising August 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The water level in the Yamuna has been rising steadily due to the incessant rains in the capital for the past five days. The government, however, says there is no need to panic as yet. No evacuations have been ordered so far. Meanwhile, the Delhi High Court has directed the...
  • Public smoking: HC issues notice to Delhi govt August 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Delhi Government, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi and the NDMC on public smoking after a PIL was filed with the court against illegal hookah bars. The PIL had pointed out that there are bars in Delhi without license...
  • Caught driving drunk, man asked to assist traffic cop May 16, 2012

    New Delhi: An NDMC employee, sentenced to five days in jail for driving in an inebriated condition, has been spared imprisonment by a Delhi court on the condition that he would assist police at busy traffic signals for five days. Additional Sessions Judge(ASJ) SC Rajan has asked Rajpal Singh, employed...
  • Accept MCD poll results with 'good grace': PM April 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said the Delhi civic poll results in which the Congress suffered defeat should be accepted with "good grace". "These are local elections, local issues. People who work for the people, these are qualities that count. In every election, there is a winner and...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 17, 2012

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