Tuesday, 29 November, 2022
TopicDelhi govt

Topic: Delhi govt

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.

Over 2,500 ambulance calls daily from Covid patients in Delhi for past 1 week: Official data

The cumulative figure of 17,924 calls in the past one week don't include the ones made by patients to private ambulances.

89 hospitals finalised for 1st phase of Covid vaccination drive, says Delhi Health Minister

36 government hospitals and 53 private hospitals have been identified for vaccination drive starting from 16 January, Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said.

Delhi officer missing since a week, family seeks help on social media, says govt hasn’t helped

Nalin Chauhan, deputy director with Delhi govt’s Directorate of Information and Publicity, had just recovered from Covid-19, but family claims he was under stress.

Delhi govt issues work from home orders for 50% of employees in non-essential services

Amid a spike in Covid-19 cases in the national capital, private offices have also been advised to stagger office timings.

Delhiites without masks might hope for ‘family discount’, & cows chew on current affairs

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Delhi govt orders shifting of Hindu Rao Hospital Covid patients after doctors go on strike

The move comes days after doctors of civic-run Hindu Rao Hospital went on strike over non-payment of salaries for the last three months.

Delhi govt to spray bio-decomposer from 11 October to prevent stubble burning

The solution, when sprayed in the fields, can decompose crop residue and turn it into manure, Delhi CM Kejriwal said after inspecting his govt's centralised bio-decomposer system.

Delhi to maintain status quo on prohibited activities till 31 Oct as Unlock 5 begins

Maximum 50 people will be allowed in marriage gatherings and maximum 20 people are allowed in funeral and last rites gatherings, the Delhi Disaster Management Authority order stated.

Retest all symptomatic antigen-negative patients using RT-PCR, says Delhi govt

The government issued the directive to all districts after it found that the process of testing with RT-PCR was not followed in over 1,400 cases.

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Former Pakistani Army Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa | ISPR/Twitter

On my last day as Pakistan Army Chief, I leave Asim Munir with bigger problems than my billions

Does Indian Army Chief Gen Pande have no interest in making CPEC, cheese pizza economic corridor? I suggest him this corridor against China. Learn from us.
Representational image of workers at a construction site | ANI

GDP data this week will indicate FY23 outlook. But analysis shows growth still below pre-Covid yrs

Analysis of industrial & consumer data not included in usual ‘high-frequency indicators’ shows although demand seems to have recovered from pandemic, it remains weak.

Defence

Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.