Friday, 30 September, 2022

Topic: NDMC

Week after HC order, North MCD school teachers get June salary. DU colleges still waiting

Employees of 12 DU colleges awaiting salaries since May. Teachers, pensioners & health workers under North Delhi Municipal Corporation not paid for months.

Delhi High Court directs North DMC to clear teachers’ salaries within a week

The high court observed that North DMC's argument of paucity of funds wasn't acceptable and directed it to clear the salaries of teachers who haven't been paid since March.

CAT orders MCD to clear pending salaries of 19,000 primary school teachers within 15 days

Almost 8,000 teachers working in NDMC schools haven’t received salaries for the last 3 months, while 6,000 in SDMC & 5,000 in EDMC did’t receive last month’s salary.

Newly shifted Daryaganj Sunday book market is caught in a bitter power struggle

In the internal battle between the purists and those they see as sellouts, the Daryaganj book market might be the casualty.

Centre can’t make appointment to NDMC for now, rules Delhi High Court

AAP MLA Surender Singh filed a plea alleging that appointments to the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) were being made without consulting CM Arvind Kejriwal.

Delhi power firm opens ‘first’ e-vehicle charging station. But city already has 39

The 39 smart e-vehicle charging stations were set up by Energy Efficiency Services Limited, owned by the central govt, in April-May.

Your favourite state bhavan in Delhi is probably running without a health licence

Barring Andhra Bhavan, the other state guesthouses in the capital are operating without health licences from the NDMC, despite being warned last October.

Good news for Delhiites as govt withdraws order of 18-fold hike in parking charges

Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot withdrew the previous order due to 'irregularities' in it.

From Khan Market to Defence Colony, what’s up with Delhi’s ‘sealing drive’?

The drive was undertaken by the municipal corporations of the national capital in December last year on the directions of an SC-appointed panel.

From posh areas to slums, India is unable to get rid of its encroachment problem

Top NDMC official says religious structures are a dicey matter, but the law comes first; even agencies in Mumbai chalk out a plan to relocate such structures.

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Representational image| File photo of students writing a test | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

More Dalit students going to Oxfords, Harvards. West now gets the caste divide

There are five primary factors driving an increasing number of students from marginalised communities entering the Western institutions.
A man counts Indian currency notes inside a shop in Mumbai, India | Reuters/Francis Mascarenhas

RBI tells state refiners to reduce dollar buying in spot market, contain sharp fall in rupee

RBI has ensured that $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, according to sources.


File photo of former Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria after flying a MiG-21 of 51 Squadron at the Srinagar airbase | ANI

Famed IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s MiG-21 Squadron bows out from Srinagar today

Known as the ‘Sword Arms’, number-plating of the squadron was done Friday. It has made way for MiG-29s to be the new 'guardian of the Valley'.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.