Corporations charging taxes & not cleaning roads: NGT

The National Green Tribunal Wednesday slammed municipal corporations over poor garbage disposal system after perusing news reports and pictures of different areas in the national capital.

No system for monitoring sanitation services in Delhi: CAG

Government auditor CAG has pointed out several irregularities in garbage collection and disposal by municipal corporations and stated that civic agencies neither have "perspective plan", nor any system for monitoring sanitation services.

BJP-ruled municipal corporations in Delhi world's most corrupt: AAP

In a hard-hitting attack on BJP- ruled municipal corporations, the Aam Aadmi Party on Friday called them the "world's most corrupt" and accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "abandoning" the national capital even though it was facing serious sanitation problem.

Kejriwal to meet Delhi's civic bodies' employees

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will meet commissioners and representatives of employees' unions of the civic bodies of Delhi on June 1 to resolve the issue of non-payment of salaries, a statement said on Monday.

Rs 5,000 fine for dumping waste into drains, says NGT

National Green Tribunal Friday restrained individuals, including the municipal corporation employees, from throwing or dumping any kind of waste into the drains in the national capital and ordered a fine of Rs 5,000 for violating these directions.

Maharashtra civic polls: Sena-BJP largest alliance in Aurangabad, NCP single biggest party in Navi Mumbai
Maharashtra civic polls: Sena-BJP largest alliance in Aurangabad, NCP single biggest party in Navi Mumbai

The Shiv Sena-BJP alliance retained the Aurangabad Municipal Corporation while Sharad Pawar-led Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) ​emerged as the single largest party in Navi Mumbai municipal corporation.

Congress protests against Centre, Delhi govt over civic bodies' financial condition

The Congress Monday held protests across the city, accusing the Centre and Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government of being responsible for poor financial condition of municipal corporations.

Delhi: MCD employees protest over non-payment of salaries

Around 15000 municipal corporations of Delhi employees are protesting over the AAP government's "denial" of financial aid to the cash- strapped civic bodies.

BJP members of MCD protest over funding issue, seek LG's help

All elected BJP members of the three municipal corporations on Wednesday staged a dharna over the AAP government's "denial" of financial aid to the cash- strapped civic bodies and theirs mayors sought the Lt Governor's intervention in the issue.

UP Assembly passes key bills amid din

Amid strong opposition by BJP MLAs, Uttar Pradesh Nagar Nigam (Amendment) Bill-2015, which empower government to curtail powers of mayors and remove them from their posts was passed in the Assembly by voice vote.

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.