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.

BJP wins four of six municipal corporations in Uttarakhand

BJP captured one more mayoral seat in Uttarakhand as the results of Rudrapur and Kashipur municipal corporations were announced on Wednesday.

BJP steals march from Cong in Uttarakhand civic body polls

Stealing a march from the ruling Congress in Uttarakhand, Opposition BJP on Tuesday bagged three of the six municipal corporations.

We face gender discrimination at work: Women councillors

Municipal corporations in the city may have reserved 50 percent of their seats for women but that has not made life easier for the elected representatives.

36 new dengue cases in Delhi

The number of dengue patients continues to go up in the national capital, with 36 new cases Friday, official data said.

38 more test positive for dengue in Delhi

Thirty-eight more people have tested positive for dengue in the capital today, taking the total number of people detected with the mosquito-borne disease this season to 1,401.

38 fresh dengue cases; total 1,086 in Delhi

Dengue cases in the capital reached 1,086, with 38 people testing positive for the mosquito-borne disease Friday.

33 fresh cases of dengue in Delhi

Thirty-three fresh cases of dengue were reported in the capital today, taking the total number of such cases to 551.

Pre-monsoon rains in Delhi bring respite, traffic snarls

The first pre-monsoon showers brought much-awaited respite to the national capital Saturday, bringing down the minimum temperature to 23.2 degrees Celsius, four degrees below the average for the season.

Newly-elected mayors ask Delhi govt to pay dues

The three newly-elected Delhi Mayors today asked Delhi government to pay Rs 2,305 crore dues to the municipal corporations.

Voting in Guj municipal corporation polls lacklustre

Voting for the elections of six municipal corporations in Gujarat being held on Sunday was lacklustre in the first couple of hours.