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.

Ensure no garbage is thrown on Delhi roads: NGT to city govt

Amid the ongoing agitation and dumping of garbage by sanitation workers of cash-strapped East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC), the National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government and employees of the body to ensure that no waste is thrown on city roads.

Delhi municipal workers call off strike, to clean up garbage-filled streets from tomorrow

Sanitation workers of the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) called off their five-day-old strike on Tuesday after the authorities agreed to most of their demands.

BJP members of 3 corporations to stage dharna at Delhi Secretariat today

BJP members of 3 corporations to stage dharna at Delhi Secretariat today

All elected BJP members of the three municipal corporations will stage a dharna on Wednesday at the Delhi Secretariat over the AAP government's "denial" of financial aid to the cash-strapped civic bodies.

EDMC launches computer-aided learning programme for schools

East Delhi Municipal Corporation today launched a computer-aided learning programme for its schools, costing the civic body nearly Rs 20 crore.

EDMC launchs 'Swasthya Bacche, Shikshit Bacche' programme

A drive to raise awareness and promote good health practices among over 1.5 lakh primary students of East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) schools was launched here on Tuesday.

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.

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.