Terming the problem of pollution in Delhi-NCR "very serious", the Supreme Court Tuesday ordered inspection of all 962 pollution under control (PUC) centres in the national capital. It also sought a report on action taken against the errant centres.
As a young man, Jainath Mishra, now 36 years old, wanted to join the CBI. He gave the written test after completing his BCom degree, but during the medical test, he found that he was suffering from leprosy.
Boundaries of 150 wards have been changed.
New Delhi: The geographical boundaries of the municipal wards have been redrawn with the State Election Commission notifying the delimitation report on Tuesday. Of the 272 wards, boundaries of 150 wards have been changed. The many Assemblies which have undergone change include Vikaspuri, which will now have seven wards and Greater Kailash which will have three wards. Earlier, each Assembly had four wards under its jurisdiction. The previous delimitation exercise was carried out in 2007 had a population size of 40,000. This time it has been increased to 60,000.
Four major contenders emerge for post.
New Delhi: With Delhi police commissioner Alok Kumar Verma emerging as the frontrunner for the post of CBI director, senior IPS officers have reportedly started lobbying for the post of the city’s top cop. Among the names doing rounds for the police chief’s post are CRPF additional DG Deepak Mishra, CISF additional DG Dharmendra Kumar, special police commissioner (administration) Amulya Patnaik and Gujarat cadre officer Rakesh Asthana.
Green court had earlier shut down more than a dozen of restaurants in the Hauz Khas area in 2014 as they were operating without a fire NOC.
The committee will be headed by the director of local bodies.
New Delhi: Attacking the Opposition on the rampant corruption and mismanagement of funds in the municipal corporations, the Delhi Assembly with a majority of AAP legislators passed a resolution to constitute a fact-finding committee to probe the financial condition of "cash-strapped" civic bodies of EDMC and NDMC. The committee will be headed by the director of local bodies. It will submit its report before the commencement of the Budget session, which is expected to be held in the first week of March.
Court proceedings had earlier been initiated to declare him a ‘proclaimed offender’ to the amputation of a minor girl’s hand.
Project has seen several extensions of deadlines, to cost nearly Rs 1,600 crore.
New Delhi: The much-delayed Signature Bridge over Yamuna will see the light of day in September 2017, according to the Delhi government.
The move comes days after the green panel directed an expert committee to quantify tentative cost of rejuvenating Yamuna riverbed.
The student claims that deportation would pose a threat to his life.
New Delhi: Hearing a plea of Yemini student against his deportation, the Delhi HC issued a notice the Centre seeking its response. The student claims that deportation would pose a threat to his life.