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EDMC sanitation workers call off strike completely

East Delhi sanitation workers who were protesting non-payment of salaries on Monday completely called off their 11-day-long strike.

NGT pulls up Centre, Delhi government over garbage mess

The Tribunal has sought an explanation for the menace and asked the government and civic bodies of their plans to deal with solid waste.

Delhi: Agitated sanitation workers continue strike for eighth day outside EDMC

The strike called by the sanitation workers demanding payment of pending salaries of the last three months entered its eighth day on Thursday.

After east, north Delhi's civic staff goes on strike

A section of North Delhi Municipal Corporation (north-MCD) employees went on strike on Tuesday over non-payment of salaries, an employees union official said.

Delhi government says civic strike called off, sanitation workers say it's on

A section of East Delhi sanitation workers Monday night called off their five-day-old strike after receiving two months' salaries, raising hopes that the health threats emanating from tonnes of garbage lying in residential areas will soon end.

Arvind Kejriwal alleges financial irregularities in corporations

East Delhi generates a large quantity of garbage, with the Ghazipur landfill site receiving 2,500 tonnes of waste on an average daily. 

271 Delhiites bitten everyday by dogs

At least 271 persons in the national capital were bitten by dogs on an average everyday in the past one year, Rajya Sabha was told today.

Delhi HC to hear East Delhi civic workers'' plea on arrears

The Delhi High Court will hear on February 15 a plea that it direct the Delhi government and the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) to pay arrears of the Sixth Pay Commission award to the civic employees.

AAP urges LG to intervene in civic workers' strike

Delhi`s ruling AAP on Friday urged Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to look into the situation arising out of the ongoing strike by employees of the capital`s three main civic bodies, party leader Somnath Bharti said.

Supreme Court declines to intervene in Delhi civic employees'' strike

 The Supreme Court on Thursday declined to entertain a plea seeking direction to three civic bodies in the capital to take steps to resolve the strike by their employees that has resulted garbage piling up in the city.

MCD strike continues; Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia to meet Lt Governor today

MCD strike continues; Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia to meet Lt Governor today

With municipal workers refusing to end the strike after Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government announced a loan of Rs 551 crore for payment of salaries, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, Thursday, would meet Lt Governor Najeeb Jung and Mayors.

Arvind Kejriwal offers Rs 551 crore loan to municipal bodies; workers continue strike

Arvind Kejriwal offers Rs 551 crore loan to municipal bodies; workers continue strike

Delhi BJP has accused the AAP government of trying to take "advantage" of the employees'.

'Salaries of sanitation workers released upto Dec 2015; Kejriwal government not releasing amount'

'Salaries of sanitation workers released upto Dec 2015; Kejriwal government not releasing amount'

The East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) on Monday accused the AAP government before the Delhi High Court for not releasing of amounts due to it - as per the Delhi Finance Commission - which has escalated to Rs.627.93 crore in the last four years.

NGT seeks details of vehicles, parking space in society

The National Green Tribunal has directed East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) to submit details of the number of cars and the parking space available around a housing society in East Delhi.

Over 36,000 illegal ads removed in last four months: EDMC

In a major crackdown on illegal hoardings and advertisements, the EDMC on Monday claimed to have removed more than 36,000 such ads in the past over four months.

21,000 tonnes of garbage removed, salaries paid: EDMC to Delhi HC

 The East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) on Friday told the Delhi High Court that salaries of sanitation workers have been cleared up to May 31 and over 21,000 tonnes of garbage removed from the eastern side`s roads.

100 trucks pressed into service to clear piled up garbage

More than 100 trucks have been pressed into service to remove the garbage that had piled up in several parts of East Delhi during the strike by sanitation workers for being removed on an emergency basis.

EDMC holds legal awareness camp for elected representatives

The East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) on Wednesday organised its first-ever legal awareness programme to sensitise elected representatives specially the councillors to know about the the legal rights of a common man.

HC directs authorities not to demolish slum at Ghazipur

The Delhi High Court has directed the authorities, including DMRC, not to evict the slum dwellers at Ghazipur Dairy Farm in east Delhi nor demolish their homes till the next date of hearing on their plea seeking protection from any move to demolish them.

EDMC to clear all garbage by today

EDMC to clear all garbage by today

All striking sanitation workers of the cash-strapped East Delhi Municipal Corporation have resumed work and all garbage left piled up in its area will be cleaned up by Friday.