First phase of Chhattisgarh civic body polls on Monday

A total of 51 urban bodies, including 10 municipal corporations, 19 municipal councils and 22 nagar panchayats will go to polls tomorrow in the state amid tight security.

Good Governance Day: Delhi civic bodies clean streets, distribute blankets

BJP-led municipal corporations in the city on Thursday marked 'Good Governance Day' on the occasion of birthday of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, by cleaning streets, launching new civic schemes and distributing blankets to the needy.

Rajasthan civic polls: BJP leading in six municipal corporations

Jaipur: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is leading in all six municipal corporations in Rajasthan's civic body polls.

Rajasthan civic poll results to be declared tomorrow

Jaipur: The electoral fortune of 7,375 candidates for 46 civic bodies of Rajasthan including six municipal corporations will be declared on Tuesday.

De-seal towers having valid permission: Delhi High Court to MCD

The Delhi High Court has directed the municipal corporations to immediately de-seal those mobile towers for which cellular operators have obtained valid licences.

Civic bodies plan sanitation drive in Delhi from Oct 2

The three municipal corporations in the city have planned an ambitious sanitation drive from Oct 2 which will see cleaning and refurbishing work being carried out in the national capital, officials said Wednesday.

West Bengal to have 22 new municipalities

In line with its decision to decentralise administration, the West Bengal government is in the process of setting up 22 new municipalities in the state.

WB Govt approves several new municipal corporations

The West Bengal Government today approved constitution of four new municipal corporations in the districts of North and South 24-Parganas, while deciding to include a few municipalities and adjoining areas within the jurisdiction of three other civic bodies in the state.

Delhi LG puts off sealing industrial units

Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung postponed sealing of industrial units running in residential areas on request of the city`s three municipal corporations, a corporation official said.

Cong blames municipal corporations for waterlogging woes

With heavy rains flooding arterial roads and colonies across Delhi, Congress today blamed BJP- ruled municipal corporations for the chaos.

BJP wins four of six municipal corporations in Uttarakhand

BJP captured one more mayoral seat in Uttarakhand as the results of Rudrapur and Kashipur municipal corporations were announced on Wednesday.

BJP steals march from Cong in Uttarakhand civic body polls

Stealing a march from the ruling Congress in Uttarakhand, Opposition BJP on Tuesday bagged three of the six municipal corporations.

We face gender discrimination at work: Women councillors

Municipal corporations in the city may have reserved 50 percent of their seats for women but that has not made life easier for the elected representatives.

36 new dengue cases in Delhi

The number of dengue patients continues to go up in the national capital, with 36 new cases Friday, official data said.

38 more test positive for dengue in Delhi

Thirty-eight more people have tested positive for dengue in the capital today, taking the total number of people detected with the mosquito-borne disease this season to 1,401.

38 fresh dengue cases; total 1,086 in Delhi

Dengue cases in the capital reached 1,086, with 38 people testing positive for the mosquito-borne disease Friday.

33 fresh cases of dengue in Delhi

Thirty-three fresh cases of dengue were reported in the capital today, taking the total number of such cases to 551.

Pre-monsoon rains in Delhi bring respite, traffic snarls

The first pre-monsoon showers brought much-awaited respite to the national capital Saturday, bringing down the minimum temperature to 23.2 degrees Celsius, four degrees below the average for the season.

Newly-elected mayors ask Delhi govt to pay dues

The three newly-elected Delhi Mayors today asked Delhi government to pay Rs 2,305 crore dues to the municipal corporations.

Voting in Guj municipal corporation polls lacklustre

Voting for the elections of six municipal corporations in Gujarat being held on Sunday was lacklustre in the first couple of hours.