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2 days ago
26 Delhi schoolkids hospitalised after midday meal

New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) As many as 26 students of a government school in north Delhi were hospitalised after having their midday meal, prompting the Arvind Kejriwal government to order an inspection of all midday meal kitchens in the city. Police registered an FIR after a formal complaint from the school authorities. A police officer said that the 26 students of Classes 6 to 8 ...

2 days ago
26 Delhi school children hospitalised after mid-day meal

New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) As many as 26 students of a government school here were hospitalised after eating their mid-day meal prompting the Delhi government to order inspection of all mid-day meal kitchens in the city. Police have registered an FIR after a formal complaint was received from the school. A police officer said the 26 students of classes 6 to 8 fell sick after havi...

2 days ago
26 Delhi students fall sick after mid-day meal

New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday ordered inspection of all mid-day meal kitchens in the city hours after 26 students of a government school were hospitalised after eating their meal. The Deputy CM warned of strict action, including termination of contract and suspension of officials. This is a serious matter. Officials have been told to ...

2 days ago
26 Delhi school children hospitalised after mid-day meal

New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) As many as 26 students of a government school here were hospitalised after eating their mid-day meal, police said. A police official said that these children -- of classes 6 to 8 -- fell sick after consuming the meal served at their school in Narela area of north Delhi and were rushed to Satyawadi Raja Harish Chandra Hospital. Early symptoms included abdominal p...

2 days ago
25 Delhi students hospitalised after mid-day meal

New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Around 25 students of a government school here were hospitalised after eating their mid-day meal, police said. A police official said that these children fell sick after consuming the meal served at their school in Narela area of north Delhi and were rushed to a hospital. Last week, two girls were hospitalised after eating the mid-day meal served in thei...

8 days ago
Goel leads march to save old Delhi's heritage

New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Union Minister Vijay Goel on Thursday led a march from the Red Fort to Fatehpuri Masjid here to highlight the AAP government's alleged apathy in saving the heritage in the national capital. Old Delhi's iconic Chandni Chowk market place and adjoining heritage buildings would soon become unrecognisable because of the city government's apathy, Goel said. In ...

1 month ago
Delhi fire: Factory owner arrested

New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) The owner of a rubber factory, where a massive fire broke out on Tuesday and was only doused on Wednesday with the help of the Indian Air Force, was arrested for running it without required permission, police said. Deputy Commissioner of Police, South, Romil Baaniya said that soon after the fire at the factory warehouse was doused, factory's owner Sanjay Saini wa...

1 month ago
Malls, hospitals collecting parking fees illegally: AAP

New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party on Friday alleged that corrupt officials in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) along with the owners of private hospitals and malls are illegally collecting parking fees from the public, despite orders from the High Court. RTI Activist Sanjay Puri had filed a petition in the High Court in favour of the public, demanding for the removal o...

3 months ago
Lax Delhi government lost Rs 67 crore: CAG

New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Lack of timely and effective action by the Rural Develpoment department regarding land lease allotment to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi resulted in non-recovery of around Rs 67 crore, a report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) tabled in the Delhi assembly by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said. According to the report, the Urban ...

4 months ago
Delhi HC concerned over rise of e-waste

New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Wednesday expressed its concern over rise of e-waste in the city and asked the civic bodies whether there is any plan on its disposal. The court's query came while discussing status of waste management in the city but the civic bodies failed to give it a satisfactory response on management of e-waste. A bench of Acting Chief Just...

4 months ago
Delhi shops shut over sealing drive; all-party team will meet SC panel: AAP, Congress

New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) On a day when thousands of shops across the city were shut to protest against an ongoing sealing drive in the city, AAP and Congress said that an all-party delegation will meet a Supreme Court-appointed Monitoring Committee to find a solution to the drive. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken on Tuesday made separate statemen...

4 months ago
Delhi sealing drive: Markets close in protest, traders hold marches

New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Business activities across Delhi came to a standstill as over seven lakh shops in 2,500 markets across the city shut on Tuesday to protest against the ongoing sealing drive by the three municipal corporations, a traders' body said. Traders also took out protest marches in various markets, including Connaught Place, Chandni Chowk, Sadar Bazar, Chawri Bazar, Kaml...

6 months ago
Income criteria in health scheme based on recommendations: Baijal

New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Hours after Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Tuesday said Lt. Governor Anil Baijal's objection to the government's Quality Health for All scheme will render it unworkable, Baijal said the income criteria was suggested on the basis of recommendations by government departments and he always supported positive initiatives. Incorporation of a suitable income cr...

6 months ago
LG will render health scheme unworkable: Delhi Minister

New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Tuesday said Lt. Governor Anil Baijal's objection to the government's Quality Health for All scheme is due to lack of knowledge of ground realities and that it will render the scheme unworkable. LG stalled both Mohalla Clinic schemes for a long time and asked to fix income limit for people to get health services. This is a v...

7 months ago
Patrolling needed to check usage of non-permitted fuels: LG

New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal on Thursday said door-to-door checking and patrolling was needed to check usage of non-permitted fuels in industrial areas. The Governor came up with multiple solutions after reviewing traffic management and environment pollution at Kaushambi and Anand Vihar areas in a meeting here. East MCD (Municipal Corporation of Delhi) s...

8 months ago
Ex-Congress MLA joins AAP

New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Former Congress MLA from Timarpur Surinder Pal Singh Bittoo joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday. I am grateful to the senior AAP leaders to have given me this opportunity to work in the party that has been working and struggling for every section of the society, he told mediapersons here. Bittoo was associated with the Congress since 1977. He cont...

8 months ago
Licences of Delhi hotels, eateries serving hookah to be cancelled

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Delhi government on Tuesday said the licences of all hotels and restaurants with hookah bars would be cancelled as many of them have been found illegally providing tobacco to customers in the garb of herbal materials. Health Minister Satyendar Jain said hookah smoking was banned in non-smoking zones after the amendment to COTPA (Cigarette and other Tobacco Pr...

10 months ago
BJP leaders delaying Delhi flyover work for commission: AAP

New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday alleged that BJP leaders have been delaying the work on the Rani Jhansi Flyover here, to shoot up project costs to get more commission. AAP leader Dilip Pandey, addressing the media, said that the project was started in 1998 and added that even though the project is not even half complete, the cost has shot up from Rs 70 cror...

11 months ago
Foetus found near municipal garbage dump in Delhi

New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) A four-month-old human foetus was found near a municipal garbage dump here on Sunday morning, police said. Deputy Commissioner of Police Romil Baaniya said the foetus, which was wrapped in a cloth, was found by the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) staff near a garbage site in south Delhi's Madangir. Baaniya told IANS that the four-month-old male foetus...

1 year ago
After child's death - 700 compost pits in Delhi parks remain life-threatening

New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) More than a week after an 11-year-old boy died in a six-feet (1.83 metres) deep compost pit in a park here, many of the 700 compost pits in parks across the city still remain unprotected, becoming death traps for children. On June 20 evening, Abdul Khalid drowned after falling into a rainwater-filled compost pit in District Park Avantika of northwest Delhi.

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