Security upped in courts day after shootout in Rohini court

Security upped in courts day after shootout in Rohini court

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police heightened its security arrangements on Saturday in the courts across the national Capital, a day after jailed gangster Jitender Mann alias Gogi and two assailants were killed inside the courtroom in a dramatic shootout. Police said that only vehicles with allotted stickers will be allowed to enter...

South Delhi civic body inaugurates dialysis centre

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) dedicated a newly-constructed dialysis centre at Kalkaji’s Poornima Sethi Multi Speciality Hospital to citizens. SDMC Mayor Mukesh Suryan said that the cost of each session of dialysis costs anywhere between `6,000 and ` 7,000 in private hospitals but the same facilities will be made available at...

MCG imposes Rs 5 lakh fine for illegal demolition and dumping of construction waste

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PNS | Gurugram

The Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) has taken strict action against those who are conducting demolition of their structure and dumping construction waste illegally. Following this action, the MCG has imposed a fine of Rs 5 lakh and sealed two structures that were involved in demolationing their structure without prior permission...

Delhi sees 24 Covid cases

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | PNS | NEW DELHI

Delhi reported 24 Covid-19 cases on Friday while the positivity rate stood at 0.03 per cent, according to data shared by the health department.According to the report, a total of 69,465 tests – 46,555 RT-PCR tests and 22,910 rapid antigen tests -- were conducted a day ago, the bulletin said. ...

HC directs Govt to appoint IHBAS director

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi High Court on Thursday directed the Delhi Government to appoint, as expeditiously as possible, a new Director to head the Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences (IHBAS). “We expect that recruitment will be completed at the earliest,” observed a Division Bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice...

New Delhi Railway Station to get major facelift: Kejriwal

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday that the Government is committed towards the redevelopment of the New Delhi Railway Station which is the country's most important railway station. A presentation regarding the redevelopment project was held in the presence of the Lieutenant-Governor, Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi Chief Secretary, DDA Vice-Chairperson,...

Reach out to voters through social media: Delhi CEO

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In a move to further strengthen the voter education programme through use of technology and encourage the youth to participate in the electoral process, Delhi’s Chief Electoral Office held an online social media training session with officials concerned and exhorted participants to disseminate information using an official social media handle...

Give low-cost solution to farmers: Delhi to States

Saturday, 25 September 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that Pusa bio-decomposer (a microbial solution that can reportedly turn crop residue into manure) is cheaper than other alternatives to stubble burning and urged neighbouring States to make this low-cost solution available to their farmers. He launched the preparations of the Pusa bio-decomposer...

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