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Jan 04, 2019
Delhi building collapse: Factory unit operating ‘illegally’, says SDMC; authorities say closure notice was served in DecCommercial activity was going on "illegally" in the two-storey building, which collapsed in west Delhi's Sudarshan Park claiming lives of seven people, and a closure notice was served on its owner last month, a senior official said on Friday.
Dec 04, 2018
Delhi: SDMC fines seven major construction firms Rs 50,000 each for violations of air pollution control normsThe South Delhi Municipal Corporation has collected Rs 3.5 lakh as penalties from seven construction companies for "violation" of air pollution control norms in the first three days of December, the civic body said on Monday.
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.
Nov 26, 2018
At least 2,406 cases of dengue reported in Delhi in present season; 260 people affected in past weekAt least 260 fresh cases of dengue have been reported over the last week in the national capital, taking the total number of people diagnosed with the vector-borne disease this season to 2,406
Nov 12, 2018
280 dengue cases recorded in Delhi in past week; authorities find mosquito breeding in over 2 lakh householdsAccording to the report, there has been one death due to dengue this year till 10 November. At least 1,114 cases were reported in October alone in Delhi.
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
Oct 04, 2018
East Delhi sanitation workers strike: Will release Rs 500cr within 2 days to civic bodies to resolve crisis, Delhi govt tells SCThe Delhi government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that it would release Rs 500 crore within two days to civic bodies, which will help resolve the crisis that has arisen due to the ongoing strike by sanitation workers of East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) over regular payment of salaries and regularisation of workers.
Jun 26, 2018
Cities get awards for cleanliness, but lack systems for processing, disposal and recycling of waste, says Centre for Science and EnvironmentCities were awarded under the Swachh Survekshan-2018 for their work on cleaning the city but not on how to process and recycle the waste, says CSE.
Apr 18, 2018
MCD elections 2018: Mayors for South, North and East Delhi corporations set to get elected unopposedThe Delhi unit of BJP announced names of candidates for the post of mayor, deputy mayor and other offices in the three municipal corporations in the city.