Okhla

Delhi residents seek L-G intervention over expansion of Okhla plant

The residents have been fighting a legal battle for more than 12 years, demanding the closure or shifting of the plant from their backyards.

published on : 17th June 2022

‘Adoption of modern technology at Okhla sewage treatment plant improved quality of water’

Adoption of modern technology at the Okhla sewage treatment plant in south Delhi has improved the quality of water at the site by 82 per cent, officials said on Monday. 

published on : 24th May 2022

Noida is state's crown like Kashmir is India's: Uttar Pradesh minister Nand Gopal Gupta

BJP leaders Mahesh Sharma and Pankaj Singh also joined him in the programme along with Noida Authority CEO Ritu Maheshwari, Principal General Manager Rajeev Tyagi, among others.

published on : 17th April 2022

Top cop launches third police public library in Delhi

Taking a step towards strengthening community policing, Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana on Thursday inaugurated a “police public library” at the Okhla Vihar Metro Station.

published on : 23rd February 2022

Digital Delhi Conclave's art exhibition to highlight climate damage

As part of the Digital Delhi Conclave 21 on Climate Action for a Sustainable Urban Future, an art exhibition, ‘Climate Chabootra: Grounding the Green Hashtag’, has been set up.

published on : 12th December 2021

'Unfavourable habitat at Delhi's Okhla water body reason for lesser flocks of birds'

The Okhla Bird Sanctuary which saw an improvement in counts of resident water birds and migratory birds last year, once again is seeing less number of species this year.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Amid Dokhlam history, India takes note as China-Bhutan ink pact on boundary negotiations

The India-China stand-off in the Doklam plateau in 2017 even triggered fears of a war between the two nuclear-armed neighbours.

published on : 14th October 2021

Man arrested for setting factory on fire in Okhla in inebriated condition 

A case under relevant sections of the law was registered at the Okhla police station and an investigation taken up, the police said, adding that CCTV footage from the area was analysed.

published on : 10th October 2021

Delhi civic bodies speed up flattening of three landfills with receding rainfall

South Delhi civic body officials explained that during monsoon, in particular, the rainwater would gush with already dumped waste and reach the bottom of the landfill.

published on : 28th September 2021

House of Corruption: How ‘unholy nexus’ between Supertech, Noida officials helped Emerald Court project to building bye-laws

An initial probe pointed fingers at collusion by over 50 officers with the builder – some are gazetted officers; others are in planning, group housing, finances and engineering departments.

published on : 13th September 2021

Doklam issue 'an old page', says Chinese Consul General

Consulate General of China Ma Zhanwu on Tuesday said the Doklam issue is a thing of the past and now Beijing was hoping for an improved bilateral relationship with India.

published on : 10th January 2018

Amidst surface tension, No Modi-Xi bilateral at G20 Summit in Hamburg

The statement came amid reports that the leaders could meet on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg to resolve the standoff in the Sikkim section — the longest since the war in 1962.

published on : 7th July 2017