The city government on Wednesday informed the Delhi High Court that as directed by it, they have deposited a corpus of Rs one crore with DSLSA in Delhi Victim Compensation Account for giving compensation to victims of crimes, including rape.
A day after the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung recommended that the single largest party in the national capital should be given a chance to come to power to break the logjam, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that a call will be taken once formal proposal is received from the Lt Governor even as he dismissed any attempt to form government by poaching MLAs of other parties.
Congress on Friday said that the moves aimed at allowing BJP to take a shot at power in Delhi showed that the ruling party has lost confidence of going in for fresh polls because of the "inept performance" of the Central government.
The union government has asked the Delhi government for details about the flats allotted to the the poor under the previous UPA dispensation`s flagship Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewable Mission (JNNURM).
Pointing out irregularities and lack of financial transparency in a number of Delhi government departments, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) today said they have resulted in loss of crores of rupees in revenue.
Here`s another lofty project that`s crumbling: Realising that it could not meet the deadline set by the Narendra Modi dispensation of building houses for the poor, the Delhi government wants to drop the construction of 9,000 flats.
The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to the central and Delhi governments on a scientist`s plea seeking permission to fit his invention -- an eco-friendly fuel-cell auto engine -- in vehicles plying on a commercial basis here.
NHRC on Monday asked Delhi Government to pay Rs five lakh as compensation to family of the youth who was killed in police firing at stunt bikers in the national capital in July last year after it observed that there was "error of judgment" and "unnecessary use of force" by the police in the incident.