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Dec 03, 2018
NGT fines Delhi govt Rs 25 cr for failing to curb air pollution; officials, people polluting environment not sparedThe money will be deducted from the salary of Delhi government officials and the people polluting the environment. The tribunal also stated that if the Arvind Kejriwal-led government fails to pay the fine, it will have to pay a fine of Rs 10 crore per month.
Nov 27, 2018
CPCB asks public agencies to use social media to address grievances on pollution after 'grossly inadequate' action taken on complaintsThe enforcement bodies' actions on public complaints against pollution have been "grossly inadequate", the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has said while urging these agencies again to join social media platforms to address the grievances concerning them.
Oct 27, 2018
As fire at Bhalswa landfill adds to Delhi’s smog, experts push for segregating waste at source, formalising garbage collectionDelhi is all set to turn into a gas chamber once again and the methane from landfills like Bhalswa will only add to its woes. Experts suggest NCR needs a long-term solution, and segregating waste could be good place to start with
Sep 28, 2018
Delhi building collapse: NDMC orders fresh survey to identify dangerous buildings, terminates contract of errant engineerAccording to the last survey conducted by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC), 181 buildings were found dangerous as on 21 September. On account of rain and collapse of one building at Sawan Park, the authorities said, the survey will seek to find other dangerous houses in the NDMC area
Sep 24, 2018
Diphtheria death toll at Delhi civic hospital rises to 18; North Delhi mayor Adesh Gupta sets up panel to seek reportThe death toll of children from diphtheria at a municipal hospital in north-west Delhi has risen to 18, even as the area's mayor has set up a panel to look into it, officials said Sunday.
Sep 13, 2018
Young, underpaid and overworked in Delhi: Workers' death at DLF complex reveals how society treats those who clean sewersThe death of five workers in DLF Capital Gardens' residential complex in Moti Nagar, West Delhi, shows how the guidelines for managing sewage treatment plants are being flouted while the authorities responsible for implementing them look the other way
Sep 08, 2018
Arvind Kejriwal launches drive to plant 5 lakh saplings across Delhi, says it will help fight air pollutionDuring his speech, Arvind Kejriwal urged people to plant more trees apart from what they have planted in the drive.
Aug 25, 2018
No proposal to rename Ramlila Maidan after Atal Bihari Vajpayee: NDMC, BJP refute report making claimThe NDMC said on Saturday that there was no proposal to rename Ramlila maidan after former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Aug 14, 2018
Parts of New Delhi get free Wi-Fi, high-speed broadband under 'smart city' projectOther initiatives inaugurated on the day include smart poles, solar trees, and two hi-tech nurseries.
Aug 12, 2018
Delhi government tells schools to report untoward incidents to officials before it reaches mediaThe Delhi government has directed all schools in Delhi to immediately report to it about any untoward incident such as accident, violence, molestation or protest before it reaches the media.