30K illegal units shut for clean air

30K illegal units shut for clean air

Saturday, 19 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Around 30,000 industrial units operating illegally in residential and non-conforming areas, including Narela, Bawana and Mundka, will be shut down, municipal bodies informed Lieutenant Governor (L-G) Anil Baijal on Friday. 21,960 non-permissible industries operating in residential and non-conforming areas have been closed by the municipal bodies.  The revelation was made in...

H1N1 flu: Health department issues advisory

Saturday, 19 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With many people already down with Seasonal Influenza (H1N1) commonly known as Swine Flu, the Delhi Government’s Health Department, on Friday, released an advisory including some preventable measures for general public. According to the advisory, Children with mild illness but with predisposing risk factors, pregnant women, people aged 65 years or...

Govt plans more institutes under free coaching plan

Saturday, 19 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

After the successful implementation of the ‘Jai Bhim Mukhy Mantri Pratibha Vikas Yojana’ under which free coaching for competitive exams provided for the students belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST), the Delhi Government is planning to raise the number of institutes (reputed institutes like Aakash and...

SDMC takes measures to improve its Swachhch Survekshan rank

Friday, 18 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With an aim to improve its ranking in the upcoming cleanliness survey ‘Swachh Survekshan’ and to motivate sanitation workers for achieving the desired result, South Delhi MunicipalCorporation (SDMC) initiated a number of measures such as organising free health checkup and awareness camp, access to easy loan facilities, cashless health scheme...

JNU event pre-planned: Chargesheet

Friday, 18 January 2019 | GAYATHRI MANI | NEW DELHI

In yet another revelation in the infamous controversial Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) sedition case, the chargesheet  filed before the Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) of Patiala House courts Deepak Sehrawat, shows that the whole event was pre-planned. Most interestingly, while seeking permission from the administration, only Umar Khalid, one of the...

AAP confident of defeating BJP in Capital

Friday, 18 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

It is ‘very difficult’ to say whether an alliance with Congress will happen or not for upcoming Lok Sabha elections, senior AAP leader and a Minister in Arvind Kejriwal Government Gopal Rai said on Thursday However, Rai exuded confidence that AAP can defeat Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Delhi. Rai, who heads...

Rs 1 crore fine each slapped on civic bodies for open burning

Friday, 18 January 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Unhappy with the functioning of the three civic bodies in the city, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has slapped Rs 1 crore fine on each for open burning, dumping of waste, illegal running of plastic industries in non-conforming residential areas. The CPCB sent three separate notices to the East Delhi...

Examine effect of hookah: NGT to Govt

Friday, 18 January 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) directed the Ministry of Environment and Forests on Thursday to examine the effect of hookah in respect of indoor air pollution and prescribe appropriate standards on the issue. A bench headed by Justice Raghuvendra S Rathore, however, said that it lacked jurisdiction to restrain the...

State Editions

UP govt nod to quota for poor among upper castes

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Special fee on IMFL, beer for ‘gaushalas’

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

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19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Cong considering of allying with Shivpal

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Another minor girl delivers baby in Jajpur

19 January 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

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