Siddhanta Mishra

Yoga helps reduce severity of depression, says new study

As depression is fast becoming a medical emergency of sorts, affecting people of all age groups, cutting across gender, social strata and cultural backgrounds, a new study by the All India Institute o

10 hours ago

North MCD’s plan to install plastic gulper raises eyebrows

To check pollution from plastic bottles, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation has revealed plans to install reverse vending machines at locations under its jurisdiction.

10 hours ago

Seven foot over-bridges at busy locations for pedestrian safety

Alarmed by spike in accidents due to pedestrian movements at busy stretches across the national capital, the Public Works Department and Delhi Traffic police have decided to construct foot over-bridge

10 hours ago

Delhi government mulls new scholarship scheme for boys  

The aid wil be extended to boys from SC/ST/OBC and minority communities

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‘Reminders on doorstep delivery of ration ignored’

The Food and Supplies Department, which is in the middle of the row between Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, has said that its reminders to Food and Supplies Ministe

19 Jun 2018

Mohalla clinics feel the heat

IN Delhi’s scorching summer, the mohalla clinics are also facing the heat.

17 Jun 2018

Delhi government asks agencies to review MLALAD proposals

The Urban Development Department has issued guidelines to all executing agencies to prepare proposals with work estimates to be carried out under the MLA Local Area Development (MLALAD) scheme in the

03 Jun 2018

Delhi Municipal Council to organise 8-km race to mark World Bicycle Day

The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has extended invites to Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu and Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar to take part in an event organised by it in Central Delhi.

27 May 2018

AAP government to revisit proposal for building new juvenile home in Delhi

The Delhi government's finance department has shot down the Women and Child Development Ministry’s proposal for construction of a new building to house juveniles in conflict with law. 

27 May 2018

North MCD’s ex-official points fraud finger inside the corporation

A former North Delhi Municipal Corporation additional commissioner has written to Commissioner Madhup Vyas alleging financial fraud and wrongdoing in the corporation.

23 May 2018

PDS tussle between food minister and department continues

The fight between Delhi’s Food and Civil Supplies Department and minister Imran Hussain over the public distribution system (PDS) continues.

20 May 2018

Delhi government fails to end drain on human dignity 

Delhi government has made little progress in ending the scourge of manual scavenging and in moving on to mechanical cleaning of drains in the national capital. 

20 May 2018

NHRC to start forums on issues concerning public

The first such open forum program would be conducted on Tuesday, sexual misconduct with minor girls being the topic.

15 May 2018

DDMA to set up 3 emergency operation centres

Three state-of-the-art emergency operation centres (EOCs) of the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) will be set up in the national capital for executing disaster mitigation operations. Althoug

13 May 2018

Land row trips Tughlaqabad power project   

Forest dept, Power Grid Corp have locked horns over ownership rights of the land identified for Tughlaqabad sub-station

13 May 2018