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  • Delhi's iconic Taj Mansingh to go under hammer today 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The iconic Taj Mansingh Hotel in the heart of the national capital will go under the hammer on Wednesday with New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) initiating proceedings after getting a go-ahead from the Union Home Ministry for its auctioning. The property, owned by the NDMC, was given to Tata-backed...
  • NDMC areas to get water, power subsidy from today March 21, 2015

    New Delhi: The areas under the jurisdiction of New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will be able to get water and electricity at subsidised rates from Saturday. The resolution for the same was passed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who was sworn-in as NDMC member on Friday. "Kejriwal passed a proposal to...
  • Arvind Kejriwal sworn-in as NDMC member March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and two others on Friday took oath as member of the New Delhi Municipal Council. NDMC chairperson Jalaj Srivastava administered the oath of membership to Kejriwal, who then administered the oath to Delhi Cantonment MLA Surinder Singh and Secretary of Directorate of Education Punya...
  • New Delhi Municipal Council to launch city wide Wi-Fi project March 18, 2015

    New Delhi: In tune with the AAP government's plan, New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has decided to convert the entire area under its jurisdiction into a free Wi-Fi zone. The civic agency plans to replace 18,500 street-light poles in its areas with 'NextGen digital poles' which will be fitted with WiFi...
  • Delhi's iconic Taj Mansingh Hotel to go under the hammer March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: The iconic Taj Mansingh Hotel in the heart of the national capital will go under the hammer soon with New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) initiating proceedings after getting a go-ahead from the Union Home Ministry for its auctioning. The property, owned by the NDMC, was given to Tata-backed Indian...
  • NDMC to install 'smart signages' for heritage sites, monuments March 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Heritage sites and monuments which fall in areas under the jurisdiction of New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will soon have 'smart signages' as part of the 'smart city' initiative. "A total of 160 signages will be installed at around 40 locations. Specially-designed boards will be used for the...
  • Now, a 'common man' can have a street named after him in Delhi February 14, 2015

    New Delhi: Residents of north Delhi can now buy name tags of a public place or property in return for its maintenance. The North Delhi Municipal Corporation in a special meeting of the House chaired by the Leader of the House Meera Aggarwal approved the proposal during its budget finalisation...
  • Delhi not even an 'Asia-class city' in cleanliness, says HC January 28, 2015

    New Delhi: Castigating municipal bodies for not clearing garbage, Delhi High Court on Wednesday observed that the national capital was "not even an Asia-class city" in terms of cleanliness. "How will we make Delhi a world-class city? It is not even an Asia-class city. Despite all the norms and number...
  • Delhi elections: Ramlila Maidan gears up to host Modi on Saturday January 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Preparations are almost complete at the Ramlila Maidan for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally on January 10 where some major announcements are likely to be made by him. Both North Delhi Municipal Corporation and Delhi BJP unit are working in tandem to give finishing touches to the arrangements as...
  • Three swine flu deaths in Delhi, doctor among 9 new cases January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi on Wednesday reported the third death caused by swine flu, and nine new cases that included a woman doctor from the city's Lady Hardinge hospital, which prompted the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the city health department to hold a meeting to review the situation. According...
  • NDMC to distribute LED bulbs to its employees on Holi January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Council, which made news in 2014 for giving away sweets worth Rs 94 lakh to its employees on Holi, will distribute LED lights this year, a decision in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for conservation of energy. "We distribute sweets to our safai...
  • Delhi University to run 'Gifted Education Mahaabhiyan' for NDMC, MCD schools January 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Underprivileged yet talented students from classes V to IX of 90 MCD and NDMC schools will be nurtured by Delhi University under a special campaign to ensure holistic learning for them. 'Gifted Education Mahaabhiyan', involving a funding of Rs 1.8 crore by the government's Department of Science and...
  • Delhi government puts ban on purchase of new vehicles for officials November 23, 2014

    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...