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‘Majority of Delhiites against odd-even scheme’

A survey conducted by activists of the Indian Youth Congress has revealed that a majority of Delhiites are against the AAP government’s odd-even car rationing scheme.

23 Apr 2016 1:12 AM

MCD polls: BJP to highlight work done by Centre

In the municipal bypolls to be held next month, the Delhi BJP will seek votes for the work done by the Union government for the national capital.

21 Apr 2016 1:09 AM

NDMC to set up call centre for grievances

With an eye on the next year’s municipal polls, the BJP-ruled North Delhi Municipal Corporation is all set to strengthen its grievance redressal mechanism.

20 Apr 2016 12:50 AM

BJP announces candidates for 13 municipal wards

After much deliberation on whether to field former MLAs who represented the municipal wards before the 2013 Delhi Assembly polls, the BJP on Sunday finally announced its candidates, including three fo

18 Apr 2016 1:28 AM

Vijay Goel to violate odd-even II

Claiming that odd-even car rationing scheme is being misused by Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal to garner cheap publicity, BJP Rajya Sabha member and former Delhi BJP president Vijay Goel announ

16 Apr 2016 1:09 AM


Delhi BJP shortlists 50 names for civic bypolls

For the municipal bypolls in 13 wards, the Delhi BJP has shortlisted 50 candidates from over 200 applications submitted by aspirants.

14 Apr 2016 12:54 AM

EDMC distributes mosquito nets

As the national capital reported first dengue cases, the East Delhi Municipal Corporation has started distributing long-lasting insecticidal mosquito nets in its jurisdiction to help people avoid mosq

12 Apr 2016 12:51 AM

BJP may field five ex-MLAs

In a desperate attempt to ensure the party’s victory in the upcoming municipal bypolls in 13 wards in the city, the Delhi BJP is mulling to field five former councillors who became MLAs after winning

11 Apr 2016 1:42 AM

Stirs force 2,500 trains’ cancellation in a year

Regular gatherings of protesters on railway tracks to press for their demands have led to cancellation of 2,500 trains, with an increase of 900 additional cancellations in the Delhi Division of the No

10 Apr 2016 1:19 AM

Bickering in BJP before civic poll

With the city gearing up for byelections in 13 municipal wards next month and municipal polls next year, top leaders of the North Delhi Municipal Corporation have locked horns over awarding of a garba

09 Apr 2016 1:08 AM


Delhi budget: Rs 300 crore for roads, drainage in illegal colonies

With an eye on municipal polls next years, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government has proposed allocation of Rs 300 crore for construction of roads and drainage system in unauthorised colonies.

29 Mar 2016 1:24 AM

Ideological victory for BJP, says Arun Jaitley

Continuing to raise the pitch on nationalism, Union minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday vowed to take forward the “ideological battle” on nationalism.

27 Mar 2016 5:51 AM

‘People above 70 healthier than young people’

Against the general perception that old age is a synonym for diseases, a new study reveals that people living more than 70 years in the national capital are healthier and are also able to ward off dis

26 Mar 2016 1:32 AM

Loha Pul over Yamuna to be overhauled soon

The Old Iron Bridge, or Loha Pul, over the Yamuna river will be overhauled soon.

24 Mar 2016 1:22 AM


BJP’s top MCD leaders pull up socks for bypolls

The ruling BJP’s top leadership in the three civic bodies have started giving special attention to the constituencies going to the bypolls in their attempt to ensure victory in the upcoming municipal

20 Mar 2016 2:00 AM

NDMC officers caught in row on BJP leaders’ fight

In a new twist to the ongoing controversy over contracts awarded to private companies for solid waste collection and transportation to landfill sites by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC), t

17 Mar 2016 1:03 AM

Single agency to do development work in illegal colonies

In a serious bid to keep its votebank intact, the AAP government has decided that all developmental work would be carried out through a single agency in all 1,639 unauthorised colonies in the city.

14 Mar 2016 4:23 AM

PM Modi: It’s the ‘Kumbh of art’

Despite rains, lakhs attend controversial event on Yamuna banks.

12 Mar 2016 9:50 AM

Sri Sri event: Venue flooded, but showers fail to dampen crowd enthusiasm

Performers protect themselves with plastic sheets as it rains during the opening day of the three-day World Culture Festival on the banks of the Yamuna. (Photo: PTI)

12 Mar 2016 7:14 AM