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Delhi's anti-encroachment drive: Arvind Kejriwal-led government seeks detailed report from MCD over bulldozer action since 1 April
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Delhi's anti-encroachment drive: Arvind Kejriwal-led government seeks detailed report from MCD over bulldozer action since 1 April

There has been widespread anger in Delhi over the recent anti-encroachment drive carried out by the three BJP-led municipal corporations in several parts of the capital

Delhi to make power subsidy optional from 1 Oct: Here's how to opt in or out
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Delhi to make power subsidy optional from 1 Oct: Here's how to opt in or out

Consumers can either opt-in or out of the subsidy online on the official website or app of the power discoms or inform the power department by filling up forms and submitting them at the local office of the discoms

Delhi-Centre row: SC refers to five-judge bench dispute over control of services
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Delhi-Centre row: SC refers to five-judge bench dispute over control of services

The top court asked the counsel for the Centre and the AAP-led Delhi government to argue the case on 11 May

Delhi increases beds dedicated for COVID-19 patients in two facilities as cases spike in national capital
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Delhi increases beds dedicated for COVID-19 patients in two facilities as cases spike in national capital

Delhi reported 1,485 fresh COVID-19 cases and zero fatality on Sunday, while the positivity rate was recorded at 4.89 per cent, according to data shared by the city health department

No student or staff should be allowed entry into schools without thermal scanning: Delhi govt
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No student or staff should be allowed entry into schools without thermal scanning: Delhi govt

The guidelines were issued in the wake of a spike in coronavirus patients in the city that on Thursday logged 965 cases, 1,009 on Wednesday, 632 on Tuesday and 501 on Monday

Hold consultations before imposing further curbs if Covid cases rise: Trader bodies to Delhi government
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Hold consultations before imposing further curbs if Covid cases rise: Trader bodies to Delhi government

Delhi government made wearing of masks mandatory in public places and imposed a fine of Rs 500 on violators

NCPCR says only 203 out of 1027 govt schools in Delhi have a principal, seeks explanation
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NCPCR says only 203 out of 1027 govt schools in Delhi have a principal, seeks explanation

In a letter to Delhi Chief Secretary Vijay Dev, the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights said its team led by its chairperson visited a number of schools in Delhi and found discrepancies with respect to infrastructure and other aspects

High Court asks Delhi government to inform about infrastructure for setting up 42 more commercial courts
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High Court asks Delhi government to inform about infrastructure for setting up 42 more commercial courts

The notification was issued in furtherance of the Delhi Government's cabinet approval regarding setting up of 42 additional posts of District Judges (commercial)

Delhi govt issues notification for seamless movement of PVs in NCR
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Delhi govt issues notification for seamless movement of PVs in NCR

An agreement has been signed between the governments of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan for single-point taxation for mass public transport vehicles of state corporations.

Upload 'The Kashmir Files' on YouTube: Kejriwal to BJP MLAs seeking movie be made tax-free
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Upload 'The Kashmir Files' on YouTube: Kejriwal to BJP MLAs seeking movie be made tax-free

Hitting back, Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta said that Kejriwal, by his remarks over the issue, has crossed all limits of political decency

Delhi: Dedicated bus lanes from 1 April, fines of up to Rs 10,000 for violators; check details
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Delhi: Dedicated bus lanes from 1 April, fines of up to Rs 10,000 for violators; check details

The Delhi government will enforce the move on 15 selected locations first. Drivers who are found violating the strict lane discipline will have to pay a fine of up to Rs 10,000.

Delhi annual budget to be presented during Assembly session starting 23 March
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Delhi annual budget to be presented during Assembly session starting 23 March

The Delhi government's annual budget for 2022-23 will have a roadmap for the city's economic progress and creating job opportunities, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said

Delhi government's order to wear mask in car while driving alone 'absurd' says high court
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Delhi government's order to wear mask in car while driving alone 'absurd' says high court

The observation by the bench came when the counsel representing the Delhi government shared an incident of a man being challaned for not wearing a mask while sitting in his car along with his mother and sipping coffee with windows up.

Delhi's COVID-19 curbs to be eased soon, don't want people's livelihood to be affected, Arvind Kejriwal
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Delhi's COVID-19 curbs to be eased soon, don't want people's livelihood to be affected, Arvind Kejriwal

Recently, the Delhi government's proposal to lift weekend curfew and odd-even scheme of opening shops in view of the improving Covid situation here was turned down by the Lieutenant Governor (L-G).

Delhi government to give Rs 50,000 ex-gratia to over 21,900 families who lost member to COVID-19
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Delhi government to give Rs 50,000 ex-gratia to over 21,900 families who lost member to COVID-19

This amount is in addition to the financial aid of Rs 50,000 being provided by the city government under the 'Mukhyamantri COVID-19 Pariwar Aarthik Sahayata Yojana'

Lt Governor allows private offices in Delhi to run with 50% staff; weekend curfew and odd-even rule for shops to stay
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Lt Governor allows private offices in Delhi to run with 50% staff; weekend curfew and odd-even rule for shops to stay

The decision to ease the restrictions was taken in view of declining number of COVID cases in the city and its effect on the livelihood and business activities

Delhi government plans to lift weekend curfew, Lt Governor's approval sought
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Delhi government plans to lift weekend curfew, Lt Governor's approval sought

The decision to ease the restrictions was taken in view of declining number of COVID-19 cases in the city, an official source said

Reserve at least 40% of beds for COVID patients, Delhi govt tells private hospitals
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Reserve at least 40% of beds for COVID patients, Delhi govt tells private hospitals

The government said that the transmissibility of the variant is very high and the number of Omicron positive cases in the community are rising exponentially

Amid fresh Covid curbs, multiplex operators urge Delhi government to allow cinema halls to run
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Amid fresh Covid curbs, multiplex operators urge Delhi government to allow cinema halls to run

Covid update: Multiplex operators have urged the Delhi government to reconsider its decision and allow them to operate cinema halls with certain riders

Delhi govt to reimpose night curfew amid rising COVID-19 cases, say sources
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Delhi govt to reimpose night curfew amid rising COVID-19 cases, say sources

The National Capital reported 290 fresh coronavirus cases on Sunday, the highest since 10 June, and one fatality, while the positivity rate rose to 0.55 percent