COVID-19 surge: Efforts to increase beds in private, govt hospitals underway in Delhi, says Arvind Kejriwal
The Delhi chief minister chaired a review meeting on the COVID-19 situation in the National Capital on Monday
Delhi govt announces strict COVID-19 curbs; all social and political gatherings banned, Metro to run at 50% capacity
The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) said that restaurants and bars can operate at 50 percent occupancy
The Delhi chief minister, who chaired a review meeting with officials earlier on Friday, added that the Centre should lift the age bar of 45 years for vaccination
The Centre has maintained that the bill is in line with the Supreme Court's July 2018 ruling on the ambit of powers of the L-G and the Delhi government
MHA said that the bill was introduced to give effect to the SC's interpretation which had ruled that Delhi govt need not obtain LG's 'concurrence' on every issue of day-to-day governance
The Delhi chief minister made the announcement following a review meeting on Thursday; as per govt figures, the National Capital had recorded 536 cases, highest in two-and-a-half months, on Wednesday
G Kishen Reddy said the move is to give effect to the SC's interpretation, when it had ruled that the Delhi govt needn't obtain the LG's 'concurrence' on every issue of day-to-day governance
Delhi Budget 2021-22: State govt to aim for 'Singapore-level' per capita income by 2047, says Manish Sisodia
The deputy CM said that under the 'Deshbhakti Budget', the city government has proposed to allocate Rs 45 crore to install high masts to hoist the national flag at 500 places in the national capital
At the centre of the controversy is a complex and unresolved issue surrounding the finances of the Delhi government and the MCDs.
DCPCR proposal to ban 'sex-selective' surgeries on intersex children will help shed light on taboo subject, says petitioner
The recommendations of the Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights came after several organisations stressed on the long-term physical and mental harm caused by uninformed and unnecessary medical interventions
AAP will take legal action against BJP for sharing doctored video of Arvind Kejriwal, says Manish Sisodia
Sisodia's statements come in the wake of BJP spokesperson tweeting a video claiming that Kejriwal voiced support for the Centre's contentious farm laws
Delhi govt to reopen schools for classes 9 and 11, colleges and diploma institutions from 5 Feb, says Manish Sisodia
Sisodia, who is also the Delhi education minister, however, clarified that students will attend classes only with the consent of parents and physical attendance will not be compulsory
Manish Sisodia says BJP-led civic bodies are 'bankrupt', Delhi govt will give them Rs 938 cr to pay salaries
At a press conference, the Delhi deputy chief minister said the AAP govt doesn't have an obligation to provide funds but has decided to after "seeing the suffering of MCD employees"
Bird flu: Delhi govt orders reopening of Ghazipur poultry market after all samples test negative for avian influenza
Delhi govt on Thursday said that samples from 100 chickens in the poultry market tested negative. The market was temporarily closed after an outbreak of bird flu among crows and ducks in the city
Bird flu: Delhi becomes ninth state to confirm Avian Influenza cases after eight samples test positive
All eight samples — four from a park in Mayur Vihar Phase 3, three from Sanjay Lake and one from Dwarka — have been found positive for Avian Influenza, Dr Rakesh Singh from the animal husbandry unit of the Development department said
Second dry run for COVID-19 vaccination drive held in over 700 districts; Delhi govt issues SOPs for UK returnees
The number of people who have tested positive for the new UK variant of SARS-CoV-2 has climbed to 82 in India, the Centre said; the number of such people stood at 73 till 6 January
The Delhi chief minister said the situation in the National Capital has improved significantly, as earlier in November, the positivity rate had gone up to 15.26%
Arvind Kejriwal, AAP MLAs tear copies of farm laws in Delhi Assembly; Opposition decries 'cheap theatrics'
Both the Shiromani Akali Dal and BJP pointed out that Delhi was one of the first to notify the contentious Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act 2020 in November. The law allows sale of produce outside APMC mandis.
However, the testing of samples collected through home visits will cost Rs 1,200. All labs and hospitals have also been asked to display the revised rates at a prominent place within 24 hours
Farmers Protest Updates: Centre ready to hold talks day after protesters move to Burari ground, says Amit Shah
Farmers Protest LIVE Updates: Meanwhile, Amit Shah said, "I appeal to the protesting farmers that govt of India is ready to hold talks. The agriculture minister has invited them on December 3 for discussion. The government is ready to deliberate on every problem and demand of the farmers"