G'gram Covid recovery up at 87%: Administration

G'gram Covid recovery up at 87%: Administration

Saturday, 01 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | gurugram

Around 7,983 coronavirus patients in Gurugram have been cured till Friday. With this the district recovery rate from Covid-19 has increased to 87 per cent while the death rate has come down to 1.37 according to data shared by the district administration. The total number of coronavirus cases in the city...

Vigilance enquiry will be conducted against guilty officials: Deputy CM

Friday, 31 July 2020 | Parvesh Sharma | Gurugram

Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala on Thursday made it clear that strict legal action and vigilance inquiry will be initiated against officials guilty of registering properties during the lockdown period without obtaining the mandatory No-Objection Certificates (NOCs) in Gurugram district. The deputy CM was present in the city as the...

SDMC's proposal to levy professional fee unjustified, says trader's body

Friday, 31 July 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

After Aam Aadmi Party and Congress protested against the move of the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Monday to levy a professional tax on self-employed persons and doubled the tax on rented commercial property, traders’ also criticised the proposal saying that the decision is "barbaric". “It is an unwelcome move...

Police rescue man who fell from 4th floor to get trapped in grill

Friday, 31 July 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police saved the life of a 40-year-old man who accidentally fell from the fourth floor of his house and got stuck after an iron grill pierced through his ankle in south Delhi’s Malviya Nagar area. The victim has been identified as Kishan Kumar, a resident of Malviya Nagar area....

Sisodia: NEP recommends highly-regulated and poorly-funded edu model

Friday, 31 July 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday said that the new National Education Policy (NEP) recommends a "highly-regulated" and "poorly-funded" education model, while it is either confused or silent on how the reforms outlined in it will be achieved. Sisodia referred the policy as a "progressive document" and said it...

VAT cut due to pressure exerted by Cong’s stir, claims Kumar

Friday, 31 July 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

nDelhi Congress president Anil Kumar said that the decision to reduce “Value Added Tax” (VAT) taken by the Delhi government due to the constant pressure exerted by the Congress through frequent dharnas and demonstrations. The Congress Delhi unit president said that the party will keep fighting till the rest content only...

Sisodia seeks feedback on semi-online learning

Friday, 31 July 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Deputy Chief Minister reviewed semi-online education in schools and took feedback from teachers and parents. Sisodia while interacting with parents and teachers said that soon there will be a vaccine to cure Corona but there is no vaccine for the loss of education. Sisodia said that Delhi's government schools have...

Kejriwal gives Rs 1 crore to kin of corona warrior

Friday, 31 July 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday met with the family of Corona warrior late Dr Javed Ali and offered them a financial assistance of Rs 1 crore. Kejriwal also said that the Delhi Government will do whatever it can to support the family. Dr Javed Ali, a ‘National Health Mission’ (NHM)...

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