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Boy rescued from crematorium has big dreams

From burning bodies in a crematorium to dreams of exploring universe, 11-year-old Suraj, who is being raised at a rehabilitation home, learnt to dream big the hard way.

20 Jun 2016 12:54 AM

NDMC seeks Rs 500 crore from DJB for roads

The North Delhi Municipal Corporation on Wednesday said the Delhi Jal Board was digging its roads without permission and had not paid any “road restoration” charges.

16 Jun 2016 2:12 AM

SDMC finalises waste-to-energy plant

If everything goes according to plan, then in the next few years, around 8,000 metric tonnes (MT) of municipal solid waste (MSW) generated daily in the national capital would be used for power generat

05 Jun 2016 1:29 AM

NDMC backs down on land-use charges

In an attempt to consolidate its financial position, cash-starved North Delhi Municipal Corporation has decided to charge various telecom and other services providers, using the civic body’s land and

02 Jun 2016 4:33 AM

‘AAP supporters threatened councillor’

The Congress party has alleged that supporters of the newly-elected Aam Aadmi Party councillor Mohammad Sadiq in the North Delhi Municipal Corporation threatened one of its councillors and misbehaved

31 May 2016 1:05 AM


NDMC plans to harvest rainwater to fight crisis

Concerned with decreasing ground water level in the city, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) is planning to install rain water harvesting system on its building.

29 May 2016 2:19 AM

Pay salaries on time: HoDs told

To ensure timely payment of wages or salary of contractual employees, the Delhi government has directed all the heads of departments and secretaries to release salary of previous month of these employ

28 May 2016 2:03 AM

NDMC officers told to keep area clean

The North Delhi Municipal Corporation has directed its sanitation officials to ensure proper sanitation in at least one area where they are posted.

25 May 2016 1:42 AM

SDMC plantation drive to improve air quality

Concerned about high levels of pollution in the national capital, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation announced on Friday that saplings of trees or plants that help in reducing pollution levels will

21 May 2016 2:08 AM

North MCD to replace streetlights with LEDs

In a major environment-friendly move to conserve energy, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation will change all its two lakh conventional park and streetlights to the LED ones.

11 May 2016 1:19 AM


Rift within NDMC hits corporation

Internal difference within the ruling BJP in North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has taken a toll on decision-making in the civic body.

08 May 2016 1:50 AM

IGI Airport is top job creator in NCR

The Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) not only managed to retained the world’s number one position for the second consecutive year in 25-40 Million Passengers Per Annum (MPPA) category, but a

06 May 2016 12:45 AM

Municipal Corporations: Nominated AAP MLAs hardly attend any meet

Of the 13 AAP MLAs nominated to the three municipal corporations, six have not attended even a single House meeting of the civic bodies in 2015-16.

04 May 2016 2:29 AM


Tourists can now book special coaches on heritage Kalka-Shimla train

Banking on popularity of Kalka-Shimla Railway, the Northern Railway has started providing specially-designed coaches to small groups of travellers as per need.

02 May 2016 12:55 AM

Lack of trust, fear among bureaucrats will ruin odd-even: Umesh Saigal

Former Delhi chief secretary Umesh Saigal advised the AAP government to work in coordination with bureaucrats for development of the national capital.

30 Apr 2016 12:48 AM

NDMC to connect offices via video conferencing

The North Delhi Municipal Corporation will connect its zonal offices with headquarters through video conferencing to speed up its decision-making process.

28 Apr 2016 1:43 AM

New Delhi Municipal Council set to digitise old birth, death records

Residents in the areas under New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will no longer have to struggle to get birth and death certificates of their family members with the civic body starting digitisation of

26 Apr 2016 1:04 AM

NDMC will cut salaries to rein in latecomers

Any employee of the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) who comes late to office will lose their salary for that particular in the near future.

24 Apr 2016 1:17 AM