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Kathputli Colony: Life at the transit camp

Life at the transit camp in Anand Parbat, located 4.8 km from Kathputli Colony, is different for different people. At the outset, the camp looks cleaner than Kathputli Colony. For some of the 1,200-odd families that have moved here since February 2014, the shift has been nothing less than they hoped for. But for several others, day-to-day lives have been affected, if not their work.

Water supply hit in vast areas of Delhi as ammonia levels rise

Water supply was hit in vast parts of central, north Delhi, and under NDMC and Delhi Cantonment today due to "dangerously high" levels of ammonia in raw water. The supply got affected as operations at Chandrawal and Wazirabad treatment plants, which supply water to these areas, had to be suspended, Delhi water minister Kapil Mishra said. Operations at the plants had to be suspended this morning due to leakage in the carrier lined channel (CLC) that brings water from Haryana to Delhi. The situation will take at least a day to improve, he said.

Delhi govt plans to construct foot overbridges on PPP model

The AAP dispensation is mulling constructing foot overbridges in the national capital on public-private partnership (PPP) model, to reduce financial burden on the government. PWD Minister Satyendar Jain has asked the department to commission a feasibility study on the new concept so that private players could be attracted to build more such facilities to meet growing demand.

SDMC to set up bio gas plant in Najafgarh

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has decided to set up a bio gas plant in Najafgarh area with capacity for management of 150 metric tonne dung and kitchen waste refuse per day. The bio gas plant is to be set up over a two acre land near Goyala Dairy Road in Nazafgarh zone of South Delhi Municipal Corporation(SDMC) said a senior municipal corporation officer.

पूर्वी दिल्ली नगर निगम में कर्मचारियों की हड़ताल 11 वें दिन भी जारी, सोमवार को फैसला होने क े आसार ।

पूर्वी दिल्ली नगर निगम में कर्मचारियों की हड़ताल 11 वें दिन भी जारी, सोमवार को फैसला होने के आसार ।

Delhi woman, daughter found dead; two-year-old stabbed 20 times: Autopsy

Post-mortem examination of a woman and daughter found dead in east Delhi’s Mandawali on January 9 has revealed that the two-year-old girl was stabbed more than 20 times, while the woman, aged 25, was stabbed five times, police said. But a murder weapon is yet to be recovered, and police are yet to ascertain if the incident was a double murder, or if the woman, Geetanjali, murdered her daughter, Ananya, before taking her own life.