Kejriwal gives one week deadline to discoms to solve outages problem

In a stern warning to the private power distribution companies, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today gave deadline of one week to them to address the problem of outages saying government will not hesitate to cancel their licenses if they fail to comply with the directive.

No power shortage in Delhi, outages due to poor maintenance of plants by discoms; AAP govt assures compensation

No power shortage in Delhi, outages due to poor maintenance of plants by discoms; AAP govt assures compensation

Claiming that poor maintenance of electricity plants by discoms was responsible for power cuts, Delhi Power Minister Satyendra Jain on Saturday announced that consumers would be compensated for outages of more than two hours.

Draft bill for Delhi's full statehood likely this week

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is likely to make public later this week the draft Bill for Delhi's full statehood seeking control over police, DDA and transfer and postings of bureaucrats, a move that may set stage for another confrontation with the Centre.

AAP govt admits pollution levels remained high in Delhi during Odd-Even phase II

AAP govt admits pollution levels remained high in Delhi during Odd-Even phase II

The Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government on Monday told National Green Tribunal (NGT) that the pollution level remained high in the national capital during the second phase of odd-even car rationing scheme. 

DCW issues notice to app-based taxi services in Delhi

DCW issues notice to app-based taxi services in Delhi

The DCW Friday issued notice to five app-based taxi services including Ola and Uber seeking to know the number of taxis which operate under their banner in the national capital and number of drivers whose details have not been duly verified.

HC seeks reply of Delhi govt over delay in confirming appointment of 17,000 teachers

Justice V P Vaish issued notice to the government on the plea seeking quashing of April 18 termination letter served on petitioner Praveen Kumar who claimed he was removed without being heard.

Rohith Vemula's brother turns down job offered by CM Arvind Kejriwal govt

Rohith Vemula's brother turns down job offered by CM Arvind Kejriwal govt

Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula's brother Raja Chaitanya Kumar Vemula has turned down the Grade-IV job offered to him by the Delhi government on compassionate ground, report claimed on Wednesday.

Ban on diesel car registration in Delhi-NCR to continue, says Supreme Court

Ban on diesel car registration in Delhi-NCR to continue, says Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Monday observed that the ban on registration of diesel vehicles above 2000cc will continue in Delhi until further orders.

 

Delhi govt approves proposal to set up memorial on APJ Abdul Kalam at Dilli Haat

The proposal to set up a memorial on former President APJ Abdul Kalam's life and belongings at Dilli Haat was approved by the Delhi government on Wednesday.

Manish Sisodia suspends govt school's vice principal over indiscipline

In order to put a check on the lackadaisical approach of government schools' staff, Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday terminated the services of a government school vice principal on charges of indiscipline.

Delhi government seeks taxi unions' views over ban on diesel cab

Delhi government seeks taxi unions' views over ban on diesel cab

The Delhi government on Tuesday asked for suggestions from taxi unions before presenting its detailed phase-out plan for diesel cabs before the Supreme Court on Thursday.

Odd-even scheme again successful: Gopal Rai

New Delhi: Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai here on Saturday said the second phase of odd-even vehicle restriction plan was again successful as city people were determined to follow it.

Draft Bill for statehood of Delhi is ready: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Draft Bill for statehood of Delhi is ready: CM Arvind Kejriwal

The Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government has readied the Draft Bill for statehood of the national capital, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday.

EWS admission: Delhi Govt issues fresh instructions to schools

 Following inspection of records of EWS admissions in private schools, Delhi Government has issued a fresh set of instructions to school managements warning them of strict compliance.EWS admissions in private schools, Delhi Government has issued a fresh set of instructions to school managements warning them of strict compliance.

620 motorists penalised for violating odd-even rule

A total of 620 motorists were penalised for violating odd-even rule today.

Will consider exempting lawyers in next odd-even phase: Delhi govt

Will consider exempting lawyers in next odd-even phase: Delhi govt

The Delhi government on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that it will consider exempting lawyers from the odd-even car restriction if the scheme comes into force again.

Odd-Even scheme: MPs who intentionally flout rules will be fined, says Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai

Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Monday said Parliamentarians violating the odd-even scheme "intentionally" will be challaned but those who flouted the rule by mistake while going to Parliament today will be spared.

Odd-Even II: Delhi govt to run 6 special buses to ferry MPs to Parliament

 With the second half of the Budget session of Parliament beginning on Monday, the Delhi government today said it will run six special buses to ferry MPs and appealed to the lawmakers to follow the odd-even rule.

Compliance rate higher in Odd-Even 2.0 than 1st edition: Delhi govt

The Delhi government on Sunday claimed that the rate of compliance in the second phase of odd-even car-rationing scheme was "higher" compared to its first round and 5,814 challans were issued in the first nine days.

Ola, Uber are operating illegally: Delhi govt to HC

Ola, Uber are operating illegally: Delhi govt to HC

In the latest, Delhi government has told the High Court that app based taxi service providers Ola, Uber are operating illegally.