The Graded Response Action Plan will come into force when the intensity of pollution stays above the emergency level for 48-hours.
NDMC in its budget talks about the special purpose vehicle (SPV) that has received Rs 194 crore till now. It proposes to provide additional Rs 56 crore to it.
NDMC is planning to make the inner and middle circle of Connaught Place completely vehicle-free to ease congestion and reduce pollution.
Baijal will succeed Najeeb Jung, who resigned from the post of Delhi LG on 22 December 2016. Jung had resigned 18 months short of his tenure.
The Delhi government has decided to cut down the fares of its public transport buses including DTC and cluster buses to encourage more people to opt for the service and in turn help reduce pollution.
The bench held that a child born out of rape, either of a woman who is an adult or minor is a victim of the act of the offender and is entitled to compensation.
The Court in its direction said that the son was allowed to reside in his parent’s house till their relations were cordial.
Kutty replaced K. K. Sharma, who was transferred to the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development as Officer on Special Duty (OSD).
The order was issued by the NGT bench, which was conducting a hearing in the petition filed by Vardhaman Kaushik over toxic air of the National Capital. The bench included judicial members, justices UD Salvi and Raghuvendra S Rathore, and expert members Bikram Singh Sajwan and Ajay A Deshpande.
The transport department has deregistered around 2 lakh heavy diesel vehicles in Delhi. The vehicles will be impounded by the traffic police effective immediately. Those found violating the rule will be issued challans.
The initiatives ‘Kahin Bhi Kabhi Bhi’ means any dispensary/Hospital and anytime. The initiative was launched by ESIC beneficiaries of Delhi.
In view of the deliberate and persistent acts of illegality, violation of rules, allegations of corruption, possibility of malafide, etc., the entire matter related to the Delhi Waqf Board is referred to the CBI for investigation.
Health Department had recently sent a proposal to the Lt Governor to seek his approval. The LG has given his approval to the proposal to increase the retirement age of doctors.
As per the proposal, 10 awards will be given and will carry a cash award of 2 lakh rupees each. The winners will be selected as per the nominations by the public.
The three-member panel headed by former Chief Election Commissioner BB Tandon has asked the Delhi government to reimburse the money expenditure.
Ruling that the Service matters were outside the jurisdiction of Delhi Legislative Assembly, the court said that LG exercising the powers is not unconstitutional.
In the first phase, 12 STPs will be installed across the NDMC area. Each plant will have a capacity of treating sewage water ranging from 50000-1 lakh litres.
Sarojini Nagar, Netaji Nagar and Nauroji Nagar will be redeveloped NBCC, while Kasturba Nagar, Thyagraj Nagar, Srinivaspuri and Mohammadpur will be developed through CPWD.
The policy aims at making the national capital a solar city with installation of 1 GW solar power capacity by 2020.
The bill seeks to establish the State of Delhi as the 30th State in the country.
The driverless trains will run on the over 58 km-long Majlish Park-Shiv Vihar (Line 7) and the over 38 km-long Janakpuri (West)- Botanical Garden (Line 8) corridors of the Phase-III.
The cause of fire is still unknown though the fire spread because of museum specimens and the wood work holding them.
Under the scheme, President, Vice President, Prime Minister, Union Ministers and other VIPs have been exempted. Besides, vehicles driven by women, emergency vehicles, CNG vehicles and cars carrying school children in uniforms will be exempted.
At present, the city has 675 slums and JJ clusters, which have a requirement of about 3 lakh dwelling units.
It will help people explore carpooling options during the 15-day exercise during the odd-even car-rationing scheme. The second phase of the scheme set to begin from 15 April 2015.
The launch of the initiative is in tune with the Detailed Action Plan (DAP) that was submitted by the Delhi Government to the Supreme Court in December 2015.
The bye-laws, which have been revised after a gap of 33 years, reduced the number of documents to be submitted for obtaining building permits from 40 to just 14.
It was presented by the Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia in the legislative assembly.
The Counselling Centres, which is first of its kind for women, is built on the findings of a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) commissioned study.
The HPV vaccine protects people against the group of 150-odd HPVs, some of which can cause cervical cancer.