Siddhanta Mishra

Murals, fountains to deck up Delhi-Meerut expressway

NHAI has invited proposals from artists for presentation of concepts for murals on themes like happiness, health

18 Feb 2018

Poles apart: New Delhi Municipal Council goes smart with hi-tech lighting infrastructure

The New Delhi Municipal Council’s ambitious plan to give a smart look to the city has started coming alive with its Smart Pole Project gaining pace.

18 Feb 2018

Revamped zoo to give Delhiites a world-class experience

The National Zoological Park, popularly known as Delhi zoo, is on course for an overall revamp that will give it an international feel and visitors a world-class experience.

11 Feb 2018

New Delhi: NGT, civic agencies meet to decide new landfill site

The NGT had earlier pulled up the agencies for not reaching a middle ground and resolving issues amongst themselves for larger public interest.

04 Feb 2018

Aam Aadmi Party government to revamp scheduled caste welfare board

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government will revamp the scheduled caste (SC) welfare board that has been lying defunct for two years following  controversies regarding favouritism.

28 Jan 2018

Delhi: Few takers for common mobility cards

Bus commuters find the facility introduced by Delhi govt expensive, ETM machines also face glitches quite often

21 Jan 2018

Venues sourcing food from unlicensed caterers may face action

The health department of the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has proposed taking strict action against farmhouses and banquet halls which source food from unlicensed caterers for the events they host.

21 Jan 2018

Non-functional ETMs may derail scheme

While the Delhi government has announced a common mobility card policy, its success depends on a robust infrastructure to support the facility.

21 Jan 2018

Hemmed-in AAP to step up protests to rally support

If President Ram Nath Kovind approves the poll panel’s recommendation, bypolls will have to be held in the 20 constituencies represented by the AAP legislators in six months.

21 Jan 2018

156 killed while working on Delhi Metro since 2002

A separate data also reveals that in the same time period, 198 accidents killed 118 people, who were not involved in the construction of the Metro Rail. 

14 Jan 2018

Trunk call: Owners, wildlife officials spar over elephant relocation

Delhi’s Wildlife Department is going to take action against the owners of elephants in the city for “mistreatment” of the animals in captivity.

14 Jan 2018

New Delhi Municipal Council on sealing bid in Khan Market

NDMC sealed terrace and rooftops of restaurants and salons in the market which had illegal constructions.  

09 Jan 2018

SDMC combats rats with bird feeders

South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) is under attack from rodents, who swarm public parks and destroy lawns and shrubs.

07 Jan 2018

Defence Colony eateries’ owners say sealing unfair

They claim that as the market is a shopping complex and they are not doing anything illegal, a conversion charge is not applicable

07 Jan 2018

MCDs gear up for 2018’s Swachh Sarveskshan

South, North and East Delhi Municipal Corporations have started gearing up for Swachh Sarveskshan 2018, which start this month.

07 Jan 2018