Tuesday , April 13 2021
Home / Tag Archives: delhi (page 4)

Tag Archives: delhi

No tree felling in South Delhi colonies till further orders: NGT

The green panel also directed the project proponents to make a categorical statement and inform it about the exact number of trees which are proposed to be cut for the redevelopment project. A bench headed by Acting NGT Chairperson Justice Jawad Rahim also issued notices to the Ministry of Housing and ... Read More »

No More Delhi Trees To Be Cut Till July 4, Says High Court

NEW DELHI:  A controversial project that requires the cutting of 17,000 trees in Delhi to make way for government officers’ houses and a commercial complex was put on hold by the High Court today. “Has the tree-cutting been approved by the green tribunal,” the court questioned as it put off the ... Read More »

Delhi Monsoon Alert! IMD revived monsoon activity over the weekend

It has advanced to Gujarat’s Saurashtra (region), Veraval, Ahemdabad, and Maharashtra’s Amravati. On the eastern side, it has covered the entire Assam, reached Jalpaiguri in north West Bengal and Midnapore in south West Bengal. The North Indians plains will receive pre-monsoon thunder showers on June 27. In the next 48 ... Read More »

We’re not on strike, say Delhi IAS officers

Revenue Secretary Manisha Saxena, along with Transport Commissioner Varsha Joshi, South Delhi District Magistrate Amjad Tak and Directorate of Information and Publicity Secretary Jaydev Sarangi held an unusual press conference at the Press Club in New Delhi and said that the IAS officers in Delhi are “working with utmost sincerity ... Read More »

Dip in temperature in Delhi, rain likely today

The weatherman has forecast light rain in the national capital tomorrow. According to the Meteorological (MeT) department, the humidity levels oscillated between 71 per cent and 42 per cent during the day. The minimum temperature was recorded at 28.2 degrees Celsius. “There is a possibility of light rain on Monday. ... Read More »

Dust storm, light rain in Delhi

The weatherman said light rain was witnessed in many areas. The dust storm pushed the temperature down by a few notches on what was a sultry day. The city recorded a high of 40.5 degrees Celsius and a low of 30 degrees Celsius, according to the MeT office. The humidity ... Read More »

PM to address WED 2018 celebrations in Delhi

Prime Minister will also visit the exhibition set up on the occasion, themed ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’. India is the global host nation for the 43rd edition of this event. Environment Ministers, representatives from United Nations and members from various industry bodies will be among the various dignitaries attending the event. PM Modi in ... Read More »

CBI books Delhi minister Satyendar Jain in graft case

Jain, who holds the PWD portfolio, is already facing a Central Bureau of Investigation case related to alleged money laundering.  —Jain is accused of violating norms in hiring architects for the public works department (PWD) — The  agency also named then officials of the PWD — engineer-in-chief S K Srivastava, and ... Read More »

Delhi Metro Magenta Line inaugurated

The Magenta line, inaugurated on Monday, will bring domestic terminal of the city airport on the DMRC network and cut travel time between Noida and Gurgaon by at least 30 minutes. With the opening of this section, the total operational span of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) network has ... Read More »

Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line to be flagged off today

Passenger services on the 24.8 kilometer-long stretch will begin from Tuesday. This section, comprising 16 stations, will be the longest opened so far in Delhi Metro’s Phase 3. With the opening of this stretch, the entire 38.2 kilometer-long Janakpuri West – Botanical Garden Magenta corridor covering the city’s arterial Outer Ring ... Read More »

Rs. 17 Lakh Collected After Ticket-Checking Drive At Old Delhi Station

NEW DELHI:  The Delhi Division of Northern Railway conducted a ticket-checking drive today, collecting penalties amounting to more than Rs. 17.17 lakh, a statement from the zonal railway said. “The Delhi division has constantly been endeavouring to increase passenger revenue. A major reason for leakage in the railway revenue is ticket-less travel. A ... Read More »

In Magenta Line Section Of Delhi Metro, Butterfly Theme, Trendy Prints

NEW DELHI:  A creative work depicting butterflies and another portraying latest fashion trends will be among some of the artworks lending an aesthetic touch to metro stations on the upcoming Janakpuri West-Kalkaji Mandir section of the Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line. Different themes have been used at different stations and a number ... Read More »

Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line To Provide Easy Access To Domestic Airport

NEW DELHI:  The soon-to-be-opened Janakpuri West-Kalkaji Mandir section of the Delhi Metro’s Magenta line will provide people easy access to the domestic terminal of the Indira Gandhi Airport and will also reduce the commuting time between Noida and Gurgaon to about 50 minutes. The Janakpuri West-Kalkaji Mandir section of the Magenta line will ... Read More »

Netherlands PM Mark Rutte meets PM Modi in Delhi; bilateral issues discussed

Rutte’s visit comes within a year of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the European nation. It will be Rutte’s second visit to India since June 2015 but the first after being re-elected as Prime Minister in 2017. “The visit is expected to boost the economic and political cooperation between India and the Netherlands,” the Ministry of External Affairs said in ... Read More »

Netherlands PM Mark Rutte to meet PM Modi in Delhi today

Rutte’s visit comes within a year of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the European nation. It will be Rutte’s second visit to India since June 2015 but the first after being re-elected as Prime Minister in 2017. “The visit is expected to boost the economic and political cooperation between India and the Netherlands,” the Ministry of External Affairs said in ... Read More »

Delhi-NCR struggles through severe heat wave

While the maximum temperature shot up to 44 degrees Celsius at Safdarjung, which was four degrees above the normal, the mercury touched 46 degrees Celsius at Palam, which was six degrees above the normal.  The met department has warned the day maximum temperatures are “very likely” to remain in the ... Read More »

Mercury settles at 44.2 deg Celsius on hottest day in Delhi

The reading was given by the Palam observatory. However, the Safdarjung observatory, whose reading is considered official for the city, recorded a maximum temperature of 41.8 degrees Celsius, two notches above normal. “The minimum temperatures recorded by Palam and Safdarjung observatories are 27 degrees and 25.5 degrees Celsius, respectively,” a ... Read More »