Delhi CM orders steps to bring down rising onion prices

Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit today issued instructions for taking all possible steps to bring down retail rates of the kitchen staple.

DCW offers to take care of baby Falak

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) offered to take care of baby Falak in the long run and discussed the issue with Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit.

Delhi`s rooftop solar power policy a non-starter

Delhi govt`s ambitious plan to generate electricity by installing solar panels on rooftops of houses has not taken off.

Delhi: More services under time bound delivery act

Buoyed by people`s response, Delhi Government has decided to bring around 60 more public services under the purview of a new law.

Trifurcation of MCD to start in next 8-10 days: CM

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Thursday said the process of trifurcation of the MCD will be set in motion in next eight to ten days.

Compensation announced for blast victims

Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit termed the incident as very tragic, and assured all possible support to victims of the blast.

Delhi CM for speedy implementation of schemes

Unhappy about pace of various
developmental schemes, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday
sought better utilisation of funds allocated under plan outlay
in the annual budget.

Power subsidy for domestic consumer: Cabinet

As per the new rates announced by DERC, a domestic consumer will be charged Rs 3 per unit for first 200 units of power instead of the current Rs 2.45.

Kirti Nagar-Ashok Park Metro opens to public

A total of 15 trains will be running on this line with a peak hour frequency of about four minutes.

Now, a mango named after Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit

Now, a mango named after Delhi
Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit.

Women to get 50% reservation in MCD: Delhi CM

CM Sheila Dikshit is trying to push the proposal on the plank of giving more representation to women by reserving 50 per cent seats to them in the civic agency.

Need for looking into functioning of Lokayukta: Delhi CM

With some Congressmen unhappy over sweeping powers vested in the Lokayukta, who had recommended removal of a Delhi minister, CM Sheila Dikshit on Wednesday said there was a need to look into the functioning of the body.

Delhi is now one of the best cities in the world, claims CM

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit
on Saturday claimed to have transformed Delhi into a truly global
city saying that the national capital is now rated among the
best cities in the world.

BJP attacks CM Dikshit for remarks on Khanna

Attacking Chief Minister Sheila
Dikshit for her sharp criticism of Lt Governor Tajendra
Khanna, the BJP on Friday said it only exemplifies her "arrogance
and disappointment with her own government."

Alternatives to bueline fleets be available: Delhi CM

Noting that increasing number
of accidents involving blueline buses forced the government to
phase them out, CM Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday said
alternative arrangements are being made.

Sheila pulls up civic agencies for `mess` in Delhi after rains

Waterlogging and traffic jams due to rains have once again exposed Delhi`s vulnerabilities.

DERC should take everybody on board in deciding tariff: Dikshit

Sending a strong message to power regulator DERC to consider demands of the discoms to hike tariff, CM Sheila Dikshit on Friday said everybody has to be taken on board while finalising new electricity rates in the city.

Rape by policeman: Dikshit feels `very disturbed`

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila
Dikshit on Wednesday termed the rape of a 30-year-old woman allegedly
by a traffic policeman as a "very serious matter" and hoped
that appropriate action will be taken against the guilty.

Delhi CM asks PWD to expedite work on road infrastructure

CM Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday directed PWD to expedite work on all its road infrastructure projects linked to the Commonwealth Games so that they could be completed well ahead of the sporting event to be held in October.

Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit takes a jibe at media

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila
Dikshit on Thursday took a jibe at the media, saying it had a knack
for highlighting negative issues round the clock while
ignoring many a positive development.