Delhi government

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  • AAP government's policies on education failed: Ajay Maken

    AAP government's policies on education failed: Ajay Maken

    The Congress on Thursday slammed the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government for its "failed policies" on education, saying the number of students and its results have gone drastically down in last three years. "The claims of the AAP government that they......

    November 23, 2017
  • Restrain kids from outdoor activities: Delhi government

    Restrain kids from outdoor activities: Delhi government

    The Delhi government on Tuesday appealed to all parents to restrain their children from taking part in outdoor activities due to severe air pollution. The Directorate of Education asked the heads of all city schools to tell parents about the......

    November 21, 2017
  • HC calls for mapping of dengue affected areas in Delhi

    HC calls for mapping of dengue affected areas in Delhi

    The Delhi High Court on Tuesday directed the municipal corporations of the national capital to provide a geographic map of the city areas which are usually affected by vector-borne diseases like dengue. A direction was also issued to the Centre......

    November 21, 2017
  • Government issues safety checklist for Delhi schools

    Government issues safety checklist for Delhi schools

    The Delhi government has asked all city schools to form a "School Safety Committee" and also issued a 117-point "check list for school safety" on matters including entry of visitors, school toilets and CCTV cameras. "The school boundary wall is......

    November 20, 2017
  • Dengue cases climb to 8549 in Delhi

    Dengue cases climb to 8549 in Delhi

    At least 486 fresh cases of dengue have been reported in the city last week, taking the total number of people affected by the vector-borne disease to over 8,500, according to a municipal report released on Monday. The number of......

    November 20, 2017
  • Delhi minister hid facts on land for bus depots: Vijender Gupta

    Delhi minister hid facts on land for bus depots: Vijender Gupta

    After the Delhi government blamed 'shortage of land' to accommodate adequate number of buses, leader of opposition Vijender Gupta on Saturday said that Transport Minister of Delhi should resign for hiding the truth on providing land by DDA for bus......

    November 19, 2017
  • Delhi government prepares short-term plan to tackle pollution

    Delhi government prepares short-term plan to tackle pollution

    Under attack from the opposition for not spending a single penny in 2017 out of the Rs 787 crore collected as environment cess, the Delhi government on Wednesday said it has prepared a one-year short-term plan to tackle air pollution,......

    November 15, 2017
  • 'Of Rs 787cr green cess collected in 2017, Delhi has spent nil'

    'Of Rs 787cr green cess collected in 2017, Delhi has spent nil'

    Amidst the city's fight against pollution, an RTI revelation on Wednesday put the Delhi government "in a spot" after it failed to specify its utilisation of the Rs 787 crore green cess collected during 2017. The Delhi government -- in......

    November 15, 2017
  • Air quality improves marginally, NGT rejects plea for odd-even exemptions

    Air quality improves marginally, NGT rejects plea for odd-even exemptions

    Air quality in the National Capital Region saw a marginal improvement from "severe plus" to "severe" on Tuesday while the National Green Tribunal turned down a Delhi government plea for exemptions from the odd-even traffic scheme. The Delhi government made......

    November 15, 2017
  • Consider strict punishment for snatchings, HC to Delhi government

    Consider strict punishment for snatchings, HC to Delhi government

    The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the Delhi government to consider stringent punishment for the crime of snatching of chains and other valuables in the national capital. The court asked the state government to file a report on whether......

    November 14, 2017
  • Air quality back to 'severe-plus'; Delhi seeks exemptions in odd-even scheme 'this year'

    Air quality back to 'severe-plus'; Delhi seeks exemptions in odd-even scheme 'this year'

    The air quality in Delhi-NCR was back to "severe-plus" or "emergency" category on Monday -- for the second time in past six days -- even as the Delhi government urged the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to allow exemptions for women......

    November 14, 2017
  • Delhi government approaches LG for land to park 3,000 new buses

    Delhi government approaches LG for land to park 3,000 new buses

    Ahead of a major augmentation of public transport, the Delhi government on Monday approached Lt Governor Anil Baijal seeking land from the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to park over 3,000 additional buses it plans to roll out in 2018. At......

    November 13, 2017
  • Delhi government does not file review petition in NGT on odd-even ruling

    Delhi government does not file review petition in NGT on odd-even ruling

    The Delhi government on Monday did not file a review petition in the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on the odd-even ruling, two days after it decided to hold the traffic rationing scheme in abeyance and said it would request the......

    November 13, 2017