Rotary Club signs MoU with NDMC to clean water of Lodhi Garden Lake

Rotary Club signs MoU with NDMC to clean water of Lodhi Garden Lake

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has decided to recycle the water of Lodhi Garden Lake under the Jal Shakti Abhiyaan. A senior NDMC official said that the Rotary Club South Delhi chapter has provided water treatment plant and the bottom sludge will be converted into useful compost. "The Rotary Club...

ABVP criticised for installing Savarkar’s statue in DU without permission

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

nAhead of the Delhi University students' union polls, the RSS-affiliated ABVP on Tuesday installed statues of Veer Savarkar, Subhash Chandra Bose and Bhagat Singh 'without due permission' outside the gate of the varsity's Arts Faculty in north campus.  The move has been criticised by the Congress-affiliated NSUI and Left-backed AISA...

Sisodia urges Urdu writers to create literature that give message of harmony, patriotism

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday urged Urdu language writers to create "more and more" literature that give a message to their readers to preserve and inculcate the feeling of communal harmony and patriotism. "I appeal (to) Urdu writers to create more and more Urdu literature giving message to...

State BJP registers 15L members under membership drive so far

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

In final lap of its membership enrolment drive, Delhi Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) has registered 15 lakh members so far and with this number, the national Capital is on top achieving the target on the basis of membership percentage. Buoyed by the ground swell for the  Delhi BJP, the  state leaders...

Conduct awareness drive on water conservation, Govt directs schools

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Government has directed schools in the national Capital to conduct awareness activities for students on water scarcity and importance of conserving water resources.  "Recent studies and reports by various agencies and institutes have indicated scarcity of water resource is increasing day by day in most parts of the country. In...

APP rebel MLA Sandeep Kumar disqualified

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Rebel Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA and former Minister Sandeep Kumar was disqualified under the anti-defection law by Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel on Tuesday.  Kumar, who faced the action for supporting the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in the Lok Sabha elections, is the fourth legislator of Delhi's ruling...

Kejriwal flags off 25 new buses with hydraulic lifts

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Government has finally flagged off the first lot of 25 new buses of the 1,000 standard floor buses fitted with hydraulic lifts to facilitate disabled persons. The buses were flagged off by the Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and he said that in next seven-eight months, 3,000 new buses, including...

AAP to protest against demolition of Ravidas temple

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) has decided to stage a protest against DDA (Delhi Development Authority) at Jantar Mantar for "demolishing"  Sant  Ravidas temple in South east Delhi's Tughlakabad area. The party MLAs will raise the issue in the Delhi Assembly session starting Thursday. Delhi Social Welfare Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam said...

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