Delhi civic bodies to bring ragpickers under formal organised system

In a bid to integrate and offer better working conditions to kabadiwalas and ragpickers in the national capital, civic body officials are working on a scheme to bring them under a formal organised system.

Delhi reports 781 dengue cases till November 22

There has been a spurt in dengue cases in the national capital and its adjoining areas which reported a total 781 cases till November 22, civic officials said on Monday.

Councillor booked for calling East Delhi mayor 'dalit'

Mayor of East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) has registered a case against Congress councillor Ishrat Begum for allegedly calling her a "dalit" and obstructing her from discharging her duties.

Illegal constructions lying unsealed: HC seeks EDMC`s report

The Delhi High Court has sought a status report from East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) on a plea seeking resealing of some properties in Shahdara area for having unauthorised constructions.

East Delhi citizens to get free first copy of birth, death certificates

Citizens living in east Delhi will now be able to get the first free copy of death and birth certificates delivered at their doorstep thanks to a new scheme launched by the EDMC today.

MCD restoring order after storm disrupts city life

The Municipal Corporation of Delhi is working to restore order in its areas after a storm in the national capital yesterday threw normal life out of gear.

MCD elections: Congress, BJP file nominations for ward committees elections

Congress, BJP and others on Monday filed nominations for the elections to the chairman and deputy chairman posts in the ward committees and for members of the standing committee of the three corporations of the MCD.

EDMC sets target of Rs 200 crore house tax

East Delhi Municipal Corporation has set target of Rs 200 crore for House Tax earnings for civic body this financial year and has asked department to come hard on defaulters.

Railway demolition: `Ball now in Delhi govt`s court`

The East Delhi Municipal Corporation Monday distanced itself from Railways` demolition drive in Mansarovar Park that has left over 900 people homeless in the national capital.

East Delhi Municipal Corporation to build 330 new classrooms

As part of its effort to build on educational infrastructure, the East Delhi Municipal Corporation has set a target of constructing 330 new classrooms this year.