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MCD elections 2017: As it happened

Voting started on Sunday morning for municipal elections in Delhi. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Former Congress Anand Gautam corporator joins Swaraj India

Former Congress councillor Anand Gautam on Wednesday joined the Yogendra Yadav-led Swaraj India and will contest as its candidate from Hauz Khas ward of the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC).

79 Chikungunya, 24 dengue cases in Delhi in 2017

At least 79 cases of chikungunya and 24 cases of dengue have been reported in Delhi just three months since January 1, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation has said.

From today, women and children can avail free toilet facility at hotels in south Delhi

From today, women and children can avail free toilet facility at hotels in south Delhi

The SDMC is also mulling making mandatory this facility for issue of health trade licences.

No one to catch monkeys, let Delhi govt do it: SDMC to High court

The high court's direction to the municipal corporation had come on a petition filed by the residents of New Friends Colony here for catching and relocating monkeys.

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. 

Old-age pension scheme: Court junks plea against BJP councillor

Old-age pension scheme: Court junks plea against BJP councillor

In complaint case filed against a public servant when there was no previous sanction the magistrate cannot order investigation by invoking section 156(3) of the CrPC. 

Chikungunya menace in Delhi: SC to hear PIL on September 26

A public interest litigation (PIL) was filed in the Supreme Court on Wednesday against the Delhi government over its inability to control the spread of chikungunya, dengue, and malaria.

30-year-old first to die of malaria in Delhi this year

A 30-year-old man was the first victim here to die of the vector-borne disease malaria this year, authorities said.

MCD polls: Voting in thirteen wards of Delhi underway

MCD polls: Voting in thirteen wards of Delhi underway

Voting for civil by-polls in thirteen wards across three Municipal Corporations of Delhi (MCD) areas is currently underway.

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'.

Mishaps at Delhi schools: HC asks govt, SDMC to reply on PIL

Divyansh Kakrora, a six-year-old Class I student of Ryan International School in Vasant Kunj, died after falling in a tank in his school on January 30. 

South Delhi Municipal Corporation proposes minor hike in property tax; new professional tax

In order to increase revenue several measures including professional tax imposition, increase in property tax in the range of 1-2 percent, and implementation of Municipal Valuation Committee report for revising property taxes, are proposed for the year 2016-17.

No parking fee at south Delhi malls, private hospitals

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has issued a public notice stating that parking fee should not be collected in the premises of commercial complexes, malls and private hospitals.

Cars, farmhouses hiring set to get costlier in Delhi - Click to check revised rates

Buying a car or hiring a farmhouse in the city is all set to get costlier, as the North Delhi Municipal Corporation on Friday approved the hike in one-time parking fee for vehicles and doubling of the charge for mansions used as wedding venues.

DDCA has paid major portion of due property tax: SDMC

DDCA has paid major portion of due property tax: SDMC

They (DDCA) had something over Rs 6 crore due to us (SDMC) in property tax, out of which they have paid about Rs 5 crore.

Trucks entering Delhi to pay green tax from tonight

SDMC is nodal agency to collect toll tax on behalf of all the three municipal corporations in Delhi.