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Dwarka: Making rapid strides towards literacy

Stand 'n Stride, a volunteer residents’ group, is making all the difference. Here's ho...

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URJA seminar on the joint role of RWAs and the government to tackle urban issues

The daylong event,  held at the convention centre of New Delhi Municipal Council, was attended ...

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Dwarka, Vinayak Apartments: Mails, meetings and more meetings ...

The RWA of this Sector 10 society continues to wait for your response, SDMC.   ...

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Dwarka: And the baya numbers continue to dwindle

Yes, 'n' how many times can a man turn his head And pretend that he just doesn't see......

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Do you think you can use these open gyms in the monsoons?

It is mandatory for the equipment to be fixed on a fully concrete surface. Will DDA do something abo...

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Can this East Delhi MP so easily take credit for DDA's work?

As residents are aghast at how blatant Mahesh Giri's proclamations are, DDA says it will investi...

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Dwarka, Sector 8: What happened to the water bills, DJB?

The bills have not been generated since 2015... does the DJB expect the residents pay up all at...

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Will thana-level committees be formed across Delhi?

If approved by the LG office, SHOs of an area's police station will have to meet the RWAs once i...

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East Delhi MP drops claims of building gym on questioning

East Delhi MP Mahesh Giri, when questioned about some issue in gym installed in a DDA park in Mayur ...

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Dwarka: Self help is the best help

Tired of apathy and indifference of DDA to the recurring potholes on service roads in Sector 23, an ...

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Dwarka: SDKS on a planting overdrive this monsoon

Today, it planted mostly neem saplings planted on the central verge of the road from Sector 21 Metro...

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Dwarka: Footpath caves in near Sector 6, but do you see any barricades?

The incident happened a couple of weeks back, but DDA is as laidback as always....

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Do you know how Dwarka celebrates the rain?

By planting saplings. Yes! Supported by the authorities, residents and social organisations have bee...

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Always wanted to own a house in Delhi? Here's your ticket

The DDA scheme, linked to Pradhan Mantri Aawas Yojana, will provide interest subsidy on homes i...

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Metro View Apts, Dwarka: What can they do to be heard!

The sludge-choked Trunk Drain 5 just behind the society has become a source of toxic gases and a fou...

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Wow, an open gym in MV I Ext! But what now that the equipment has been damaged?

A resident hurls five pointed questions at East Delhi MP Mahesh Giri....

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Dwarka: This man has levelled 20 potholes in his sector, all on his own

When DDA refused to listen, Parminder Khetrapal decided to do something himself. But the rest of the...

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Dwarka, Sector 8: Could they be parks!

There are 15 to 20 parks in the area, but nobody cares to visit them. Here’s why.   ...

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Dwarka: Monsoon round the corner, but are the stormwater drains cleaned?

Residents say some of the drains have not been cleaned for three years!...

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Dwarka: Master Plan Road dug up for no reason and then closed to traffic?

Imagine the traffic chaos on the other side, which is being used as a two-way road even by heavy veh...

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Yes, it rained. And Dwarka's roads are proof

It’s a rerun of the same horrors — bad roads, potholes! And DDA, as is custom, continues...

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...And it's International Yoga Day!

The early-morning showers did nothing to deter residents of the NCR... Here are a few snapshots from...

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Dwarka awaits waste segregation bins as SDMC misses deadline

Residents question the delay in distribution of the bins and ask why they should come to collect the...

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Dwarka gears up for International Yoga Day

Yoga camps are being organised across the sub-city by RWAs and social organisations. On June 21, DDA...

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Dwarka: Rain exposes lack of preparedness of civic bodies

As water gets logged on the road sides and garbage worsens the situation, residents grapple with the...

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Dwarka: CGHS federation puts civic woes on government radar

Besides pursuing civic matters with DDA, SDMC and others, members have been encouraging citizen part...

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Dwarka: MP assures revival of water bodies

Area MP Pravesh Sahib Singh Verma was on a recce of water bodies in west and southwest Delhi today. ...

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Dwarka: Children taking to yoga for a healthy mind, body and soul

More children are attending a week-long yoga camp for children organised by Bharatiya Yog Sansthan, ...

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Here’s why this lane is unsafe after sundown

The lane stretches from DDA SFS pocket to Mansarovar Apartments in Sec 5, Dwarka....

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Dwarka: Water minister visits Sec 23 water body

Rajender Pal Gautam takes stock of the situation regarding revival of the water body....

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We need more Ganpati Apts and FORWAS for the sake of the environment

They don't need an occasion to plant saplings and adopt plants. But when there's an occasion...

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Dwarka: Senior citizens celebrate World Environment Day at Sector 22 Park

The event was organised by Sukh Dukh Ke Sathi. Besides the usual sapling planting, a painting compet...

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Dwarka: Look, what they have done to the trees

Civic authorities are turning a blind eye to dumping of concrete and bitumen around trees, choking t...

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DDA SFS Sec 5 RWA wants underground water reservoir

Dwarka: General secretary of the RWA tells City Spidey about the shortage of water supply in the are...

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Dwarka: Biting the hand that could've fed it

People have now started dumping and burning waste in the hundreds of wells across the sub-city. Path...

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Dwarka and its bendy mornings

The sub-city has a new morning routine - yoga. And you should see the numbers in which residents gat...

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Dwarka: Sanitation goes south in Sec 8

The RWA complains of poor garbage collection and disposal, and blames the corporation for the state ...

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We bet Dwarka residents spend a fortune on car maintenance

Be it a road passing through a sector or the master plan road, you are bound to come across potholes...

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Dwarka: RWAs want fogging and cleaning of storm water drains

Residents say that the municipal corporation should take precautionary measures to check dengue and ...

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NCR: The week in tweets

Here's taking a look at what the twitterati said this past week (May 21 - May 26).  ...

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Transforming Dwarka one park at a time...

The Federation of RWAs of Sector 9 (FORWAS) has been meeting DDA officials to seek their assist...

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Sec 8, Dwarka: An evening for ghazal lovers!

Eminent singers mesmerised the audience as residents got a chance to enjoy the music in the sub city...

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Dwarka: Why do these societies depend on DJB tankers?

Residents, who are having to spend huge sums on buying water from tankers, claim that the shortage i...

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What’s an 'idiot chowk'? Let Dwarkaites tell you

That’s the epithet residents are using for the chowk at the crossing of sectors 10 and 11 near...

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Vasundhara Enclave: The death of a playground

It is disheartening to see what a couple of years of negligence can do to a popular hangou...

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Dwarka: Do you need an occasion to plant trees?

At the tree-planting drive, residents of Sector 7 not only planted the saplings, but also vowed...

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FCGHS members bring Dwarka's new chief engineer up to speed on issues

The delegation handed him a handwritten note about the problems related to civic amenities such as&n...

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Can the DDA park in Vasundhara Enclave be revived again?

Spread over three acres, this park was once the largest and greenest in the area. But now it’s...

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Contaminated Delhi water puts aquifers at risk

Contaminants present in the polluted surface water of Delhi reach aquifers, turning groundwater unfi...

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Sec 23, Dwarka: Biodiversity in this woodland at risk

Residents and environmentalists say the flora and fauna in the area have suffered severe damage this...

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Dwarka: DDA obviously doesn't think this lane needs work

Service lanes dug up for repair work are never repaired, leaving half the road non-commutable. DDA, ...

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Dwarka, Sector 12: DDA to BSES, and then back again

Who is responsible for maintaining the streetlights, the frustrated residents ask....

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DDA’s incentive schemes for students at sports complexes

The scheme is applicable to all of DDA's 15 sports complexes and two golf courses located in var...

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These cars don't belong to Dwarka residents. Guess why they are parked here

Societies in Sector 12, such as Shivam Apartments, Shubham Apartments, Abhiyan Apartments and Park V...

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Every bookworm in Mayur Vihar Ph I Ext should catch this green bus

The bus, run by Delhi Public Library, has books in four languages – Hindi, English, Urdu and P...

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Liquor flows again at 30 pubs and bars in Gurgaon!

Deputy excise and taxation commissioner gets nod for license renewal as pub owners call back 2,000 e...

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What's the buzzword in East Delhi? Mosquitoes!

Cases of dengue and chikungunya have once again started to surface, but are the authorities bothered...

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Sec 22, Dwarka: Residents call attention to park behind Dream Apts

Lack of proper lighting in the park has raised security concerns as residents say taking up the issu...

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Abhiyan Apts, Dwarka: How to persuade DDA to green your neighbourhood

Just ask Upasana Tyagi and Monica Verma who got DDA to plant saplings on a stretch in front of their...

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No repair work on Dwarka roads yet!

Despite assurances from the authorities concerned, not much has changed in the sub city....

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Defunct signal in Vasundhara Enclave disrupts traffic

The residents living in the area say they are putting their lives at risk while crossing the ro...

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Woman falls to death from 18th floor of Panchsheel Wellington

She used to live in Flat No 1802A of Tower 6 with her husband Ramesh Kumar Poddar, her son and her d...

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Why some parks in Dwarka are unsafe...

Despite the sub city being one of DDA’s well-planned projects, many residents feel that its pa...

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Rihayashi Apts, Dwarka: In desperate need of repairs

There have been instances in which chunks of gritwash have fallen off and damaged vehicles parked be...

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This is the condition of one of the busiest roads in Dwarka

It has been more than two years that the road in Sector 7, from Brahma Apartments to Ganpati Chowk, ...

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Dwarka: Fire breaks out at vacant land in Sector 12

Dry leaves and horticultural waste was dumped in the land, which is situated between a dispensary an...

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Dwarka: Leaf litter poses environmental threat

In the absence of a proper disposal mechanism, the fallen leaves are just being swept into piles on ...

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Why residents disapprove of this roundabout in Dwarka

The construction is underway at the crossing of sectors 10 and 11 and residents say that the roundab...

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East Delhi: PWD demolishes police chowki that blocked drain

One of the pillars of the defunct police chowki had blocked a drain and the authority had rerouted t...

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Dwarka residents come forward to save trees

Residents of sectors 22 and 23 learnt that three fully-grown trees in Sector 22 are likely to be cut...

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Narrow escape for Dwarka Kunj Apts resident

RS Rai was out on his balcony when a heavy chunk of grit wash fell off from the underside of th...

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AAP's freebie politics: What do residents have to say?

Arvind Kejriwal's promise to waive house tax and related arrears if elected to power h...

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Dwarka's two-day cultural bonanza

Cultural programmes by students were the highlight of the fest....

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Dwarka: The case of the disappearing manhole covers...

Across Dwarka, there are manholes that don't have covers. What's happening to them?...

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Rihayashi Apts: How bleak is the neighbourhood

Sec 12, Dwarka: Residents are concerned about sanitation, the state of roads and electrical infrastr...

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Dwarka, Sector 3: Is that a park!

Like several other parks in the sub-city, the neighbourhood park of Sector 3 is the perfect instance...

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A sorry state of affairs: Roads in Dwarka

Broken and damaged roads are an invitation to disaster for commuters, especially those using cycle r...

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DDA markets in Vasundhara Enclave and MV I may get a makeover

VK Chauhan, chief engineer (East Zone), DDA, said they had carried out a recce of the markets in the...

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Sec 12, Dwarka: When will this dug-up road be repaired?

Residents living in the area said the electrical department had excavated the road two months back t...

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Dwarka, Sector 11: After dark...

With poor visibility after sundown, this stretch has now become a hotspot for chain-snatching incide...

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Dwarka: Sec 5 DDA park in a state of neglect

Broken swings, damaged electrical infrastructure and missing walkways point towards the Authority's ...

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EDMC allows municipal councillors to name streets, parks and societies

Within a week of EDMC's decision, 12 out of 64 councillors have suggested new names for parks, stree...

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Residents call attention to civic amenities at Suryodaya Apts

Dwarka: Issues with sanitation, internal roads and stormwater drains have become a cause for concern...

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Water woes continue to plague Dwarka Kunj Apartments

For the residents, irregular and insufficient water supply has thrown life out of gear for months no...

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IP Extension: Residents write to authorities about encroachments

Residents of Ajanta Apartments and Oriental Enclave have written to DDA, EDMC and the police to draw...

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Who's responsible for the burning of horticultural waste in Dwarka?

If the authorities responsible, such as DDA and SDMC, don't look into it, what option do residents h...

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Dwarka Forum charts remedies for three main choke points

The resident body has raised it voice to improve the city’s deteriorating traffic situation th...

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Will Nirman Apartments instal lifts?

MV I Ext: Even as the managing committee seeks residents’ opinion on contributing money for in...

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IP Ext: Oriental Enclave dying a slow death

An unending dispute among residents since its inception is the reason behind the society’s dep...

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PHOTO KATHA: Dwarka City organises a painting competition

A large number of children from across the sub-city and even other parts the NCR came with their par...

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Is your car parked on Delhi government land?

This is what an MCD, DDA or PWD official may ask you if you’ve parked your car on the road outside...

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It's not a manhole, it's a safety hazard!

Residents say such uneven or raised manholes are nothing but an invitation to disaster, especially f...

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Dwarka: This kids' park is ill-maintained — and unsafe

Parents are concerned as the play equipment in this Sector 6 park is either damaged or rusty....

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Why hasn't DDA demolished a police station despite NGT's order?

A pillar of the now-vacated building has blocked the flow of sewage on the drain between Ashok Nagar...

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Can Vasundhara Enclave residents stop the impending sewage-water disaster?

PWD, in an attempt to divert blocked sewage, connected a sewage drain to a storm water drain running...

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Dwarka, Sector 10: Why these plants are not looking forward to summer

Why would they, when they don't even know if they will be watered?...

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Who is supposed to clean Dwarka’s horticultural waste?

While residents say the authorities are passing the buck, environmentalists cite the need for a prop...

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DDA bio-toilets: An epic failure

Though adopted by DDA as part of the Swachhta mission, the project was a colossal disaster because t...

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Dwarka: Sector 7 park reeks of negligence

What’s the common excuse to avoid accountability? DDA may not be responsible for the park, but who...

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Dwarka: Newly planted saplings die of negligence

Despite repeated demands from residents of Sectors 22 and 23 to have regular watering arrangements f...

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More open-air gyms in Dwarka

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation is set to develop two in each ward....

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SC asks schools to get government approval before hiking fees

In a move that has brought relief to parents across the NCR, the apex court dismissed a petition by ...

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Noida residents demand maintenance of DND Flyway

In missives to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Keriwal and UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, FONRWA has ...

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RWA Federation Gzb campaigns for high voter turnout at state assembly elections

Members met labourers and street vendors to spread awareness about the importance of voting and enco...

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Watch your step in Dwarka

Open and partially covered manholes on footpaths in various sectors in the sub-city have become a ha...

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PHOTO KATHA: OMG! Yellow squid chased a blue elephant in Dwarka

Organised by Delhi Tourism, 11 nations from across the globe were part of the International Kite Fes...

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Stark naked in Dwarka park and residents aren't amused

Exposed wires at Sadbhavna Park in Sec 13 pose risk to visitors; residents blame DDA....

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Lieutenant-Governor's message to DDA

Anil Baijal emphasised the importance of going digital, increasing greenery in the city and timely e...

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Dwarka: Let the trees breathe!

In gross violation of environmental guidelines, repair work on roads has concretised trees along th...

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Dwarka, Sector 5: Who would want to play in this park?

This playground paints a sorry picture of administrative apathy, with its broken swings, missing lig...

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Sadbhavna Apts, Dwarka: Whitewash, repairs, new plants and what not!

Besides taking up maintenance work in various blocks, the society has worked to improve the green qu...

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PHOTO KATHA: Dwarka chooses to step into a cleaner New Year

Residents from various sectors and societies carried out a cleanliness drive at a Sector 7 park, in ...

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Dwarka: Civic bodies fail to curb waste burning

Despite a blanket ban by the National Green Tribunal, a few areas in the city have become permanent ...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here's taking a look at what the twitterati said this past week (Dec 18 - Dec 23)....

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Suncity RWA slams developer’s bid for final completion certificate

Once the builder gets the certificate, it will not be responsible for the township's maintenance....

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Garbage and open manholes a nuisance in Sector 7, Dwarka

Residents say neither South Delhi Municipal Corporation nor Delhi Development Authority is concerned...

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Rooftop solar power systems within reach by January in Delhi

Power department has completed the planning phase and is floating tenders for the project....

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Dwarka: SDMC Deputy Commissioner assures major improvements in coming weeks

Kumar was on a visit to the sub-city with his team when he interacted with residents to understand...

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Dwarka: Who's supposed to repair this road?

With DDA and PWD passing the buck to each other, the condition of roads in the sub-city continues t...

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How dying water bodies added to post-Diwali haze

Lakes, wells and ponds play a significant role in controlling air pollution, but with most of the wa...

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Naked wires in Dwarka, an invitation to disaster!

Open fuse boxes and electrical junction boxes become a common sight as residents say authorities are...

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PHOTO KATHA: Dwarka celebrates Chhath Puja

Devotees in the sub-city gathered in hundreds to pay homage to the Sun god....

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Dwarka: Sukh Dukh Ke Sathi celebrates its 6th annual day

Cultural programmes mark the occasion as several dignitaries give speeches at Chitrakoot Apartments,...

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Morning walks, outdoor yoga not so healthy any more!

East Delhi: High pollution levels force residents to stay indoors, even skip morning walks and doing...

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Dwarka gears up for Chhath Puja

It is not just people of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar who are caught up in celebrations, Gujarati and Sou...

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Yellow death for Dwarka's green

The sub-city's vegetation is under attack from the parasitic Cuscuta, but the authorities seem unawa...

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What's troubling Rosewood and Vardhaman residents after dark?

The lane between these two apartments in Mayur Vihar Phase I Extension has become a preferred spot ...

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Dwarka: Roads in front of Metro stations in disrepair

The potholed and damaged 3-km-stretch from the Sector 14 to the Sector 12 Metro stations needs urgen...

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Dwarka gears up for Diwali

As last-minute customers jostle for the latest knick-knacks in packed markets, the administration, t...

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Dwarka Sec 6: Residents irked about horticulture waste dumped around societies

Sector 6, Dwarka: Residents irked due to silt and horticulture waste in front of their societies...

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Dwarka Sector 9: Spot the footpath!

Vacant plots, service lanes and even footpaths in the sector are littered with garbage....

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Dwarka Forum: Dear SDMC, this is how cleaning is done

As residents find SDMC’s efforts for sanitation inadequate, members of Dwarka Forum take it upon t...

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Dwarka: DDA's gift to Sadbhavna Apartments

DDA has finally started beautification of the park behind Sadbhavna Apartments in Sector 22. Curre...

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Dwarka parks: Going for the savannah look?

The benches in the Sector 19 parks are almost hidden, thanks to overgrown, waist-high grass. Is it a...

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Mayur Vihar: Poor sales this puja for stall owners

Stall owners say they’ve incurred losses due to low footfall and increased charges for putting up ...

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In sickness and in health…

On World Mental Health Day (October 10), Tathagata Sen writes about what it is to live with a person...

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Dakshinayan society’s grand puja celebration!

Sector 4, Dwarka: Residents of the society share how the festival started as a family affair and bec...

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Dwarka: What's happening to the sheesham trees?

The trees, chosen by DDA because they needed a quick green cover in the sub-city, are drying up due ...

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Dwarka: Is your society organising Ravana dahan too?

Several societies are organising their very own Ravana dahan this year, either inside the society p...

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Sector 6, Dwarka: Is having streetlights enough?

Quite a few stretches in the sector lie enveloped in darkness after sundown, as the bulbs and fittin...

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Durga Puja in Dwarka: What to expect this year

Residents are set to celebrate the festival with panache and pageantry, as various organisations and...

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Dwarka: Sector 23 residents spruce up parks to mark Gandhi Jayanti

The neighbourhood parks, which had remained in abject neglect after their takeover by MCD, get a mak...

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Dwarka: Ramlila extravaganza begins in sectors 10, 11

Sector 10 has prepared to accommodate 10,000 people and readied a 135-ft-tall Ravana effigy, while S...

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Dwarka's Sector 5 market: A tinderbox waiting to go off

The poorly maintained electrical infrastructure of the Mixed Land Use (MLU) market of this sector, w...

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Local market in MV I Extension gets a makeover

DDA has begun re-developing the local market in front of Anand Lok Apartment....

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What’s that buzz in Dwarka parks?

Mosquitoes. They are everywhere. And dengue and chikungunya are spreading. So what are the authoriti...

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With his bass guitar he travels the world, but Dwarka is where he comes home to

After a stellar performance at the Delhi International Jazz Festival that concluded yesterday, co-fo...

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Brahma Apartments: No smoke without garbage

Sector 7, Dwarka: Burning of garbage becomes a common sight near the society as residents complain o...

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Ma Durga is coming to town

You can take the Bengali out of Kolkata but you can’t take Kolkata out of the Bengali. Here are th...

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Navratri extravaganza to cost Rs 70 lakh in MV I Ext

Milani Cultural and Welfare Association is set to mark 25 years of celebrations with a Tasher Desh t...

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Vasundhara Enclave, wait another year for mohalla clinics

Residents were left disappointed as the deadline for the Delhi-government project got a one-year ext...

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DC on a Dwarka sanitation recce

Deputy Commissioner of Najafgarh Zone, Sanjeev Kumar, does a round of Dwarka’s landfill sites and ...

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Chikungunya claims its first Dwarka victim

Uday Shankar Prasad, 61, a resident of Satya Heights Society in Sector 19, passed away on Monday at ...

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Oh, for a glass of water!

It was a day like any other - till I was informed that my society's water supply was contaminated. T...

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Let the sun shine on OCS Apts, MV I Ext

With plans to set up a rooftop solar-power system with the help of the Delhi government's subsidies,...

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No place for pedestrians around Ashirwad Chowk in Dwarka!

What’s the biggest nuisance on the streets? Traffic snarls you might say. But there’s another. I...

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Time to fix these roads in Dwarka!

It's not just an inconvenience, it's downright dangerous! Time to pull up your socks and do somethin...

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Dwarka: Old-age home for retired government officials at Sector 16

A joint venture between the DDA and the Indian Navy, the facility will provide accommodation to the ...

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Did DDA forget about these mini football grounds?

Recent press release by the authority mentions only 10 football grounds, but sources say 15 such gro...

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Potholed roads, defunct lights in Sector 8, Dwarka

You call this one of the poshest areas of a planned sub-city, ask frustrated residents to civic agen...

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Dream Apts residents bear the brunt of a damaged road

Sector 22, Dwarka: Leakage from a water pipeline has damaged the service lane; residents concerned a...

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Sports complexes to have more members soon!

The Delhi Development Authority has decided to convert parking spaces and vacant zones into sports a...

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Vasundhara Bhawan to get its long-awaited makeover

Residents of Vasundhara Enclave have wanted the community centre to be a four-storey facility for al...

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How well prepared were the civic authorities to tackle the monsoons?

This picture makes it more than clear, doesn't it?...

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Dwarka residents demand pruning of overgrown trees

They say that at some locations, overgrown branches and leaves obstruct visibility of both traffic s...

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Dwarka: Lights by Nov 30 for Sector 22 park

On the most popular neighbor parks, behind Sadbhavna Apartments, will finally have its own electrici...

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Dwarka: More than just a bump on the road

Is that a speed breaker up ahead? Didn't we just pass one? Wait, did it just graze my car's undercar...

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Dwarka: Will somebody please own up to the horticulture waste!

While civic agencies continue to hem and haw over the issue, residents are faced with a potentially ...

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It's traffic mayhem at Sector 3, Dwarka

Vehicles drive down the wrong side and pay no heed to traffic rules at the intersection — right ne...

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A Sydney Opera House in Delhi?

DDA has decided to develop six sociocultural centres in Delhi and one in Dwarka on the lines of the ...

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United India managing committee won't allow illegal construction any more

Mayur Vihar Ph I Ext: The newly elected body says it will issue notices to residents guilty of chang...

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Dwarka: Construction of 346 MIG flats by DDA under way

The multistorey housing project in Sector 16B, set to be completed by June 2019, will be the first s...

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Bigger than IIC, this is what Dwarka's new socio-cultural centre will look like

Indraprastha Sanskritik Kala Kendra, a five-block facility spread across 4.08 hectares, is expected ...

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Sector 23, Dwarka: SDMC returns bins after project failure

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation returns dustbins it had collected from societies in Sector 23,...

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Coming up, well-guarded parks in Dwarka

Good news for Dwarka residents! The DDA, in a meeting today, has decided to deploy 50 security guard...

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Dwarka: Yet another spell of acute water shortage

Delhi Jal Board officials seem helpless even as some places receive water for only 10-15 minutes a d...

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United India Apartments: Polls slated for August 21

Residents of this society in Mayur Vihar Phase 1 Extension are set to elect their new managing commi...

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Teej en vogue: Dwarka women let their hair down!

Sector 11: Dance and music take centre stage as over 50 women show up at party to celebrate the fest...

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Dwarka: Water crisis for residents near Ashirvad Chowk

Residents meet DJB officials and contemplate a demonstration if the problem is not solved within a w...

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This poet from Mahagun Mansion will regale your neighbourhood adda. Invite him!

His poetry was used by a judge while passing a verdict. His books can be found in prison libraries a...

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Double trouble at Bharat Vandana Apartments, Dwarka

Sector 19: Residents put up with not only with a broken footpath that caved in two weeks ago, but al...

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If we could have made you sniff, this would smell like sewer water...

Water so murky that residents at Dwarka's Harsh Apartments can't even use DJB supplied water for wat...

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Mayur Vihar's forgotten amphitheatre

MV-I Extension: Located between DLF and Star City malls, even artists and EDMC are not aware of its ...

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Dwarka: Muddy water blues

The monsoons have not even set in yet and Dwarka is already reeling from waterlogging and poor sanit...

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Dwarka: Footpath over storm water drain caves in

A significant portion of the footpath along the boundary wall of Bharat Vandana Apts caved in after ...

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Dwarka residents turn barren lands green

Aided by DDA and SDMC, residents of various societies in Sector 19, Dwarka, make an all-out effort t...

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Delhi minister visits water bodies in Dwarka

Water minister Kapil Mishra takes stock of revival of water bodies in Sectors 23 and 20, and assigns...

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When the sun goes down in Mayur Vihar I...

A posh neighbourhood by daytime, the area transforms into a mini ghetto of kiosks selling snacks, d...

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Why commuters often find themselves directionless in Dwarka

Missing and damaged headboards, signage and direction boards make it difficult — and in many cases...

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Dwarka’s fatal turn

A sudden, sharp U-turn in front of the DDA Pocket 1 gate of Sector 9 has become a huge danger for sp...

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How Radhika Apts brought a park back to life

This Dwarka Sector 14 society not only turned the neighbourhood park from a barren patch to its pres...

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East Delhi residents have a tough time addressing civic issues

The monthly meeting, where the RWAs put forth their issues to Delhi government officials, has not be...

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Dwarka street play puts the spotlight on women’s issues

About 60 children spread awareness of gender inequality, domestic violence and eve-teasing through a...

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Radhika Apartments RWA maintains park as SDMC drags its feet

With the civic body doing nothing for the upkeep of the park, residents come forward to nurture it b...

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DDA notifies unified building bye-laws

The new laws simplify and streamline the building rules for the benefit of plot holders....

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In Dwarka's dark service lanes

These may have become a hub for anti-socials, but DDA has no plans to light up the service lanes alo...

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NGT directs Delhi govt to revive Dwarka water bodies

National Green Tribunal has also instructed agencies such as DDA and DJB to take immediate steps to...

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Is this a park? Or is this a graveyard with tombstones?

Park in front of Dwarka's Gangotri Apartments, Pocket 1, Sector 12, lies in a deplorable condition; ...

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Civic apathy causes footpath spill in Dwarka

Much to the chagrin of Dwarka residents, the civic authorities cleaned up the sub-city's drains but ...

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IYD: This yoga guru began her day at 3 am and taught 3,000 people on Tuesday!

Yes, that's what Noida resident Neha Vasisht did, as we caught up with her a while ago....

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Dwarka takes day-long yoga break

Parks and open spaces in various societies across the sub city were abuzz with activity as residents...

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Dwarka, Sector 7: Why can't the grass be greener on this side?

With DDA counting on rains to water the plants, this neighbourhood park, once full of flowers, is a ...

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DDA Harsh Apartments, Dwarka: Let the storms come!

With frequent flooding near the Sector 10 DDA society, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation has fin...

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Free yoga camp has Dwarka residents flocking in

Hundreds participate in the camp at DDA's district park in Sector 10 which will end with a grand fi...

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These Dwarka kids can now identify their neighbourhood plants

A horticulture session organised by Sukh Dukh Ke Sathi in Sector 22, Dwarka, brought the children of...

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When police and residents join hands

It will create the perfect crime-fighting system, says joint commissioner of Delhi Police at an inte...

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Ecology takes a beating in Dwarka

Dry leaves and garbage being regularly burnt in open areas and near parks despite laws in place; res...

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Ceiling collapses in Suryodaya Apartments, Dwarka

A part of the ceiling in Flat No 48 in the Sector 12 apartment fell on the Pal family while it was s...

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Gurgaon civic body allows enhanced FAR in city

Owners of plots measuring 250 square yards or more are now entitled to increase floor area ratio to ...

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The root of the problem

Flouting urban greening guidelines, civic bodies have concretised trees around Dwarka during road re...

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Don't mess with these Dwarka ladies

With a two-week long course in martial arts at Sector 3 of the subcity, they are all buckled up to t...

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Watch your step at Dwarka’s sports complex

As the only operational complex reeks of poor maintenance, damaged cricket nets, open electrical box...

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Dwarka: This is what happens when you let peepal grow

It muscled its way into a wall of an underground water reservoir in Sector 16B and when a storm came...

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Four Dwarka sectors depend on far off markets for daily needs

Sector 13, 14, 16 and 17 of the sub city are home to thousands of families. Plots, earmarked for loc...

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Unsafe and unused after sunset

‘Beautiful’ DDA Plaza Park in Sector 6, Dwarka, becomes unsafe due to poor lighting after sunset...

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The dark side of Dwarka

As several stretches on roads in the city suffer from non-functional or no streetlights, residents d...

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Fight for their fall continues in Dwarka

Residents send out strong signals against mobile towers in parks....

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Dwarka RWAs discuss power-related issues with BSES

Representatives of various Dwarka RWAs met BSES officials at their Sector 13 office yesterday to dis...

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Dwarka braces itself for the monsoons

Residents elated as Delhi Development Authority and South Delhi Municipal Corporation clean drains, ...

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How sewer water proved a blessing in disguise for a Dwarka park

The stinking sewer water not only provided relief from dust particles flying in the air, but also he...

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Hidden signals

Overgrown trees around traffic signals in Dwarka have made it extremely difficult to spot the lights...

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In Dwarka, cross roads at own risk

No road for pedestrians: While motorists routinely violate their rights, authorities are lax in ensu...

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IP Extension residents renew demand for free-hold status for their flats

A total of 168 flats are awaiting conversion. Despite assurances from authorities, the demand for co...

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Dwarka: Where the Chowks have two names

Several Chowks across Dwarka have multiple names. Without proper checks, branding one's business or ...

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Dwarka, Sector 12: An MLU as good as new

DDA's renovation work has got both shoppers and shopkeepers excited. We just hope DDA does a good jo...

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Open-air gyms: Dwarka residents maange more!

Residents say that with these gyms so close to their homes, women and the elderly have found a fun a...

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Dwarka Sector 6, Pocket 1: Watch the new RWA change the face of these DDA flats

The team will work for uninterrupted water and power supply, robust security, and maintenance of par...

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Summer ignites air woes in Dwarka

Piles of dry leaves being burnt along Dwarka roads is choking the sub-city and depleting its green c...

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Have you seen the cars in Dwarka with a water tank in their boot?

Sukh Dukh Ke Sathi, along with residents of Dwarka sectors 22 and 23, came up with a unique way to w...

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Mahalaxmi Apartments want garbage and dry leaves gone

The Dwarka Sector 2 residents want the garbage around the society and the heaps of dry leaves inside...

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Why are Dwarka Sec 22 residents scared of the dark?

The park behind Jagran Apartments in Dwarka, Sector 22, has no lights and becomes a den of antisocia...

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Does your drinking water really need purifying?

The water supplied by Delhi Jal Board is perfectly fit for consumption without further purification....

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SDKS works towards a greener Dwarka

The social organisation Sukh Dukh Ke Sathi recently planted 35 neem saplings in Sector 23, Dwarka. A...

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Once a desolate no-go zone, now a flourishing park

Result of the untiring joint efforts of the RWA and the DDA, the plot of land, which was once a have...

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Metro to reach Ghaziabad and Indirapuram

The work is expected to be completed in two phases and completed by December 2017. Mohan Nagar is pl...

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Let's see you do the cross-trainer, Sector 9

The Dwarka sector now has its very own open-air gym at the DDA park....

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Fire, fumes and filth

The Ghazipur landfill has been burning for two weeks now. Residents of Kaushambi, Vaishali and Mayur...

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Regularisation certificate at last for Dwarka's IDC CGHS

This Sector 11 society becomes the first to get the certificate among those who went for self-draw i...

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Something is feeding on Dwarka’s green cover and it's scary

These creepers quietly crawl all over and before you know, trees are under its deadly grip....

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Coming soon: Ekta society community hall

Residents can throw their parties in their very own community hall from next year....

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Metro line gets shorter; residents' faces longer

Residents are disappointed that the Metro route planned till DPS Indirapuram will now terminate earl...

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A slice of Lodi-era grandeur in Dwarka

A 16th-century stepwell in Sector 12 will soon serve as a heritage and cultural draw in the sub-city...

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Residents and officials team up for a better Dwarka

Federation of CGHS, Dwarka, is organising meetings between residents and authority officials in an a...

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Gaping holes in Dwarka's infrastructure

Footpaths constructed over wide drains are caving in across the sub-city....

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This is what happens when residents and civic bodies join hands

It begins with a survey of civic amenities, then figuring out the rot-spots, finally leading to inst...

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Dwarka’s Sector 9 park to get a facelift soon!

Toilets for visitors, better jogging tracks and a yoga shed get the go-ahead....

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A footpath you can't walk on

Vendors and squatters lay claim to the footpath in front of the DDA SFS flats in Dwarka Sector 5....

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Dwarka left high and dry

With the Munak canal in Haryana damaged during the recent Jat protests, Dwarka's water problem has h...

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Why residents of Dwarka will be fitter this year

Residents of various Dwarka sectors are welcoming DDA's decision to start open-air gyms in neighbour...

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No plants in these planters

Planters meant to beautify market-fronts in Dwarka have been reduced to garbage-dumping spots. It's ...

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Dwarka Forum initiates green drive

Dwarka Forum met DDA officials to discuss ways to improve the condition of parks in the sub-city....

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Vacant plot to become play area in Dwarka

A piece of land lying unused for years in Dwarka's Sector 13 and 14 will soon serve as a playground ...

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DDA in the line of fire at Dwarka

A recent incident of fire at a Herbal Park in Dwarka has residents looking out for the heat and run ...