Govt will hold power to create  posts in Govt depts: Sisodia

Govt will hold power to create posts in Govt depts: Sisodia

Saturday, 18 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia has issued a standing order stating that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government will hold the power to create posts in Government departments, PSUs and boards, and directed officers to bring important ‘service matters’ to his notice. In February this year, the Supreme Court had...

Contract killer held before targeting leader

Saturday, 18 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With the arrest of a gangster, the sleuths of Delhi Police Crime Branch have solved 11 cases of murder, various cases of robberies, rape, attempt to murder and car jacking of luxury vehicles registered in Delhi and Haryana. Police disclosed that the gangster had also taken contract to kill a...

Set up dedicated dengue corner: Min to hospitals

Friday, 17 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Union Health Ministry has directed all hospitals to set up a dedicated ‘dengue corner’ inside the medical institution in order to reduce the number of cases. The direction came before monsoon season arrives to tackle vector borne diseases.  According All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) doctors, every year...

HC asks Govt to place before Cabinet need for 18 more fast track, 22 commercial courts

Friday, 17 May 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

Taking note of the pendency of sexual assault and business dispute cases, the Delhi High Court on Thursday directed the Delhi Government to place before the Cabinet the requirement for 18 more fast track and 22 commercial courts. A bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice AJ Bhambhani said the...

Govt to devise equal opportunity policy for divyangs

Friday, 17 May 2019 | SR | New Delhi

The Delhi Government will devise an Equal Opportunity Policy (EOP) for people with disabilities living in the national Capital. The decision was taken in a meeting called by Social Welfare Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam on Thursday. The meeting was attended by senior officers to discuss the modalities of the new...

Jaju says Didi lost her balance

Friday, 17 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP’s) national vice president and Delhi BJP incharge Shyam Jaju said West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has lost her balance. Jaju’s remark on Bengal CM came a day after vandalizing the statue of social reformer Ishwar Chand Vidhyasagar in Kolkata. Attacking on Trinmool Congress party and terming...

CPCB asks DJB to set up vigilance system to stop waste water discharge into Yamuna

Friday, 17 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has directed Delhi Jal Board (DJB) to penalise defaulters indulging in illegal activities leading to release of waste water into Yamuna and set up a vigilance system to stop such discharge into the river. Pollution watch institution has also sought an action plan with compliance...

DTC scraps 40 overage standard floor buses

Friday, 17 May 2019 | GAYATHRI MANI | NEW DELHI

Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has scrapped a total number of 40 standard floor CNG buses from its fleet. These are the buses that have completed the scrapping norms and had outlived the registration years as mandated by the Law. Currently, in Delhi there are around 5,671 buses, out of which...

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