Tuesday, 9 August, 2022
TopicDelhi govt

Topic: Delhi govt

Delhi govt to train 5,000 youths as health assistants ahead of possible third wave of Covid

Training applicants need a Class 12 pass certificate and have to be at least 18 years old. They will be given two weeks' basic training in nursing and lifecare from 28 June.

Delhi govt sets up Covid vaccination center for people travelling abroad for work, studies

According to officials, this facility will be available to those who need to undertake travel within 31 August & can be taken after a gap of 28-84 days from the first dose.

Delhi govt says Centre ‘stalled’ its doorstep ration delivery scheme, LG denies claim

The Kejriwal govt claimed that despite accepting all suggestions of the Centre, the LG "rejected" the scheme when it was sent to him for final approval and immediate rollout.

Centre stopped our doorstep ration delivery scheme, claims Delhi govt

Delhi govt official sources on Saturday said all preparations for doorstep delivery of ration scheme were in place and it was scheduled to be launched from next week.

Amid vaccine shortage, Delhi govt writes to Dr Reddy’s Labs for 67 lakh Sputnik doses

Earlier Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia claimed that Covaxin manufacturer Bharat Biotech has refused to provide additional doses to the national capital.

Medical infrastructure in shambles, Delhi govt like ‘ostrich with head in sand’: High Court

The Delhi High Court directed Delhi govt to provide facility for medical treatment as required by all residents in the national capital who are suffering from Covid-19.

Plea in HC seeks Delhi govt to regulate price of HRCT tests needed for Covid patients

According to the petition, the cost of HRCT done in Delhi is between Rs 5,000 to Rs 6,500 and therefore the need to regulating the price has become 'imperative and necessary'.

Delhi govt to procure 67 lakh doses of Covishield vaccine from Serum Institute

The first tranche of three lakh shots will be delivered by 3 May. Delhi govt has also sought a supply schedule for the remaining doses which are to be delivered over the next 3 months.

Act giving Lt Governor primacy over Delhi govt comes into force

According to the law, the 'government' in Delhi means the 'Lieutenant Governor' and Delhi govt will now have to seek the opinion of the L-G before taking any executive action.

Delhi govt to withdraw order setting up Covid facility for HC judges at 5-star Ashoka

Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia said that direction was issued to withdraw the order, hours after an HC bench clarified that it has not made any such request.

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Opposition leaders protest outside Parliament | Representative image | ANI

Confused, aimless—why Opposition parties live up to Ronen Sen’s ‘headless chicken’ remark

From ‘compromising national security’ to 'playing havoc' with institutions, the Opposition continues to attack Modi while failing to reflect on own actions.
A suspension pylon in Tamil Nadu | Commons

You thought power subsidy is a Delhi-Punjab problem? Check out Tamil Nadu’s power sector mess

RBI data shows Indian discoms owe power generation firms over Rs 4.5 lakh crore, almost a third of which is owed by Tamil Nadu, where power subsidy cost is twice that of food subsidy.


Women Army officers outside the Supreme Court in New Delhi on 17 February 2020 ( representational image) | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

First batch of 19 women cadets join NDA, set to begin training this week

The cadets will train for three years at NDA, Khadakwasla for the 148th course. The Supreme Court last year paved the way for women to take the NDA test for the first time.

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.