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CBI carries out searches at Delhi minister Satyendar Jain's house; Arvind Kejriwal questions PM Narendra Modi

Visibly annoyed at the development, Delhi Chief Minister attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the move.

May 30, 2018, 10:01 AM IST

Post list of authorised, unauthorised speed breakers online: HC to Delhi govt

The city government has been directed by the Delhi High Court to post online a list of all speed breakers on the city's roads and called for forming a panel to ensure removal of illegal ones.

Sep 17, 2017, 15:17 PM IST

Delhi court to hear plea against Arvind Kejriwal in case of alleged nepotism

The ACB on May 2 informed a Delhi court that it had lodged three separate FIRs on a criminal complaint filed against Arvind Kejriwal and others in an alleged PWD scam.

Jul 31, 2017, 08:01 AM IST

Over 100 roads in UP to become National Highways: Keshav Prasad Maurya

The BJP came to power in UP only in March this year and already we have succeeded in making a major part of the state's roads free of potholes.

Jul 09, 2017, 20:28 PM IST

AAP slapped with Rs 27 lakh fine by PWD for 'unauthorised occupation' of office

The fine, which is 65 times the license fee, will go on increasing if the party doesn't vacate the office.

Jun 14, 2017, 23:56 PM IST

Now, Delhi citizens can complain about water-logging via WhatsApp

In Delhi, roads and drains are maintained by the three municipal corporations and the PWD.

Jun 14, 2017, 22:10 PM IST

PWD fails to meet June 15 target to make UP roads pothole-free

The Uttar Pradesh government has failed to meet the deadline of making the state roads pot-hole free by June 15, as promised by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath with only 60 per cent of the task being accomplished till date.

Jun 14, 2017, 20:44 PM IST

NDMC mayor meets Arvind Kejriwal, seeks release of funds

In a press conference at the Civic Centre, the mayor alleged that the situation of the drains was the same as last year because desilting work has not begun.

Jun 13, 2017, 23:05 PM IST

Delhi minister Satyendar Jain orders desilting of all PWD drains

Delhi Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Satyendar Jain on Tuesday ordered desilting of all PWD drains by June 7 to prevent water-logging on roads during the monsoon season.

May 30, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

Delhi govt gears up to prevent dengue, chikungunya outbreak

The Delhi government has ordered inspection of construction sites and its residential colonies here to check breeding grounds for mosquitoes as it gears up to prevent possible outbreak of dengue and chikungunya.

Apr 28, 2017, 00:54 AM IST

Arvind Kejriwal's brother-in-law accused of corruption; Delhi Police launches probe

Surender Kumar Bansal, who is the proprietor of Renu Construction, has been accused of submitting fake bills and invoices to the Public Works Department for a massive profit.

Jan 24, 2017, 14:35 PM IST

If LG is government, summon him for waterlogging: Arvind Kejriwal to Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court had on Thursday warned the city government officials with contempt of court action if the work was not completed to control waterlogging.

Sep 02, 2016, 11:04 AM IST

ACB searches Delhi government offices over BRT dismantling case

The Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) on Wednesday carried out searches at the offices of Delhi government's Transport Department and Public Works Department in connection with the alleged irregularities in dismantling of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor.

Jul 13, 2016, 22:21 PM IST

Vacuum cleaning of roads begins in Delhi

Vacuum cleaning and greening of roads began in the national capital on Thursday, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal informed.

Mar 31, 2016, 13:53 PM IST

Dismantling of BRT corridor begins in Delhi

Work on dismantling the controversial BRT corridor in the national capital began on Tuesday.

Jan 19, 2016, 19:41 PM IST

Maharashtra govt to permanently waive toll in Kolhapur in three months

The Maharashtra government on Wednesday decided to completely waive the collection of toll in Kolhapur district within the next three months, during which period no road levy would be collected from the motorists.

Aug 26, 2015, 22:16 PM IST

More bridges over Yamuna in the offing

Delhi government has decided to construct few more bridges over Yamuna to connect central, South and North Delhi with East Delhi, a step it feels would help ensure faster mobility and serve as a boon it times of calamity.

Jul 12, 2015, 15:06 PM IST

FIR against ex-minister Chhagan Bhujbal in Maharashtra Sadan scam

The Anti-Corruption Bureau on Thursday filed an FIR against former Maharashtra minister and NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal in connection with Maharashtra Sadan scam, three days after registering a case against him in allotment of land in Kalina here.

Jun 11, 2015, 23:26 PM IST

Unhappy policemen not good for the city: Delhi HC

 Unhappy policemen are not good for the city, Delhi High Court has observed and directed the Public Works Department (PWD) to expedite water, electricity, sanitation and other works in the flats meant for the personnel.

May 27, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

267 projects overshot completion dates in J&K: CAG

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) on Tuesday slammed the Jammu and Kashmir government for a prolonged delay in completion of 267 developmental projects in the state.

May 05, 2015, 14:43 PM IST