NGT issues notice to illegal nurseries on Yamuna floodplains

The National Green Tribunal today issued notice to around 3,000 illegal nurseries and private persons causing pollution on the floodplains of river Yamuna here.

Shankar Mishra takes additional charge as DDA vice chairman

The Appointments Committee of the Union Cabinet, which is the competent authority, has approved the assignment of additional charge of the post of Vice Chairman, Delhi Development Authority (DDA), to Shanker Mishra.

DDA VC post falls vacant

The post of vice-chairman in Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has fallen vacant following the transfer of senior IAS officer Balvinder Kumar from the urban body.

Delhi: Four new wholesale fruits, vegetable markets to come up

With an aim of controlling price of vegetables and fruits, the Aam Aadmi Party government has decided to build four new wholesale markets in the city.

DDA signs MoU with NBCC for Lake project; to build cycle park

DDA on Friday signed an agreement with state-run National Buildings Construction Corporation, seeking to begin work on the Lake View redevelopment project in east Delhi, and also announced its twin projects of transforming Dwarka into a smart sub-city and setting up a first-of-its- kind adventure cycle park in the city.

AAP govt mulls increasing circle rate for flats in Delhi

Buying a house may soon become costlier in the national capital as the AAP government is contemplating to increase circle rate for flats of group housing societies and DDA by around 100 percent.

Man arrested for killing DDA security guard

A 26-year-old man was arrested here in connection with the murder of a Delhi Development Authority security guard in south Delhi`s Munirka area, police said on Sunday.

Delhi HC directs authorities to create infrastructure for judges

The Delhi High Court on Thursday gave a number of directions to the city government, DDA and a panel appointed by it on creating infrastructure like additional district courts and accommodation for the lower judiciary.

Qutab Golf Course facelift: DDA shelves plan to chop trees

Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has informed the National Green Tribunal that there would be no tree cutting in Qutab Golf Course at Lado Sarai in south Delhi as it has revised the redevelopment plan for the area.

Response teams to deal with construction waste: DDA to NGT

Delhi Development Authority (DDA) Thursday informed the National Green Tribunal that it has decided to form quick response teams to deal with dumping of construction waste in the Yamuna.

DDA allows unregistered sale agreement for freehold conversion

DDA has decided to accept unregistered sale agreement for conversion of properties from leasehold to freehold, provided the document is duly stamped.

Venkaiah Naidu sets up committee for faster approvals to building plan

 Union Urban Development ministry has set up a high-powered review and monitoring committee to fast track approval of building plans in Delhi and give a boost to the construction business in the national capital.

Slum rehab policy: DDA for taking consent of majority of dwellers

Taking a leaf out of Mumbai's slum rehabilitation policy, DDA is now planning to undertake such projects in Delhi only after obtaining the consent of at least 70 per cent of the slum-dwellers.

Accountability will bridge govt-people gap: LG to MCDs, DDA

Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Tuesday sought greater accountability from urban and civic bodies and the police, saying it will "bridge the gap" between the government and the people.

Ex-DDA assistant director​ jailed for 3 years in corruption case

A former assistant director of Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has been awarded three years jail term by a court here for taking bribe from two employees of the authority for their transfer.

DDA should be renamed 'Delhi Destruct Authority', says HC

The Delhi High Court Wednesday termed Delhi Development Authority (DDA) as "Delhi Destruct Authority" while saying that the land-owning agency and other departments are not concerned about Delhi.

DDA's upcoming 'Lake city complex' project challenged in NGT

Delhi Development Authority's proposed redevelopment project "Lake city complex" in East Delhi was today challenged before the National Green Tribunal which sought Centre's response on the issue.

Delhi gang-rape and murder case: Police arrest victim's friend

The Delhi Police has arrested a friend of a 30-year-old woman, whose body was found dumped in a Delhi Development Authority nursery early Saturday, it was revealed on Monday.

DDA's next housing scheme in Dec 2016

Delhi Development Authority is expected to come out with its next housing scheme in December, 2016 which would include at least 24,660 LIG flats.