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Issue of Delhi-Haryana water sharing reaches court amidst truncated supply

The Supreme Court on Thursday issued directions to the chief secretaries of both the states to appea...

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Dwarkites to wage a legal battle against sealing of borewells

On April 14, the DJB — acting out NGT orders — carried out a sealing drive of illegal bo...

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Sealing of borewells: Residents of Dwarka meet DJB official over water crisis

People met with Anil Sharma, the Executive Engineer of Delhi Jal board, Dwarka, and requested him to...

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Dwarka residents protest against sealing of borewells

Dwarka Sector 9 residents have alleged that irrespective of whether or not DJB seals the borewells, ...

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Delhi's water crisis will be over in three days, says DJB. Find out why

For the past one and a half months, various parts of Delhi have been experiencing severe water short...

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MV I Ext: Can two govt bodies ever work in tandem? Let DJB and PWD demonstrate

The two have been bickering about the repair of a stretch of a road in front of East End Apartments....

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Watering Dwarka's parks: A double-edged sword

Dwarka has 377 parks. But keeping them lush and green comes at a cost....

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Is treated water polluting the Yamuna and leading to revenue loss for DJB?

A large part of STP-treated water is being drained into the Yamuna via a contaminated drainage ...

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Dwarka: If your society uses borewells for water supply, you need to read this

According to a DJB official, a survey on whether the borewells being used are legal will be complete...

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Utilise sundays and gazetted holidays to pay your water bills

The zonal revenue offices of DJB  will have no holidays for the rest of March. This decisi...

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Delhi water supply situation to further worsen

With Haryana cutting back on water to Delhi, water supply in different parts of the city will be fur...

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Acute shortage forcing tail end societies in Dwarka to buy water from tankers

Delhi Jal Board is unable to meet requirements of societies in Dwarka and as a result the societies ...

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Dwarka: DJB water supply to be hit for 15 hours tomorrow

According to DJB, water supply will be affected from about 9 am to midnight tomorrow (March 14), and...

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Will Dwarkaites switch off their water pumps on time or pay the price?

DJB officials too are turning a blind eye and not fixing the ruptured pipelines that are causing pud...

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Civic authorities in Dwarka promise to make it a ‘model city’

Residents of group housing societies in Dwarka celebrate the 18th Foundation Day of Federation of Co...

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Water in Dwarka is a running story of wastage

Water from DJB supply frequently overflows in the DDA pockets. Leaking and damaged pipelines too are...

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Dwarka: DDA pockets in Sector 12 demand separate UGRs

Currently, the six pockets of the sector are being served by a single under ground reservoir (UGR), ...

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Water shortage hits Dwarka even before it's summer. What's DJB's excuse?

'If water tankers can get their supply from private parties, why can’t DJB do the same in ...

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Will Dwarka go back to the days when it had to depend on water tankers?

After removing the boosters, the sub-city is facing a water crisis. Tankers are being purchased to s...

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Can there be a congestion-free drive to Noida via New Ashok Nagar?

Commuters and residents living in areas adjoining this 800-m stretch have complained to&nb...

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Potholes, blocked sewer drains worry New Ashok Nagar residents

People living in colonies along the Metro line from Noida Sector 15 to New Ashok Nagar find themselv...

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DJB's maintenance work to affect water supply to Dwarka for two days

Water supply will be affected from Monday to Wednesday. DJB has also announced the provision of...

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Dwarka markets use online booster pumps in violation of DJB norms

Extraction of underground water is not allowed under DJB rules — neither is the use of online ...

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DJB approves key decisions in its 136th board meeting

The 136th board meeting was held at Delhi Secretariat, under the chairmanship of  Chief Mi...

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East Delhi: Have pending water bills? Prepare for a notice from DJB

Notices will be sent to housing societies that have water bills of more than Rs 10,000....

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DJB is banning booster pumps, so will it ensure proper water pressure in Dwarka?

Because of the low pressure in DJB’s supply, water cannot reach the upper floors of apartments...

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Kejriwal: 'No sewerage charges, or rainwater harvesting penalties'

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was in the sub-city today at Deen Dayal Upadhyay College in Sec...

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Delhi CM in Dwarka this Saturday to discuss water bills

He will interact with RWAs and managing committees of various societies, and also meet Delhi Ja...

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Commercial ventures in residential colonies under the DPCC scanner

Delhi Pollution Control Committee has asked all local bodies and municipal corporations in Delhi to ...

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Dwarka: Residents table concerns over water bills before MLA

The MLA of Matiala Assembly, Gulab Singh Yadav, listened to their problems and promised a meeting wi...

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Water supply to be hit across Delhi in the next 48 hours

Due to high levels of ammonia in the Yamuna water, operations will be suspended at pumping stations ...

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Dwarka starts signature campaign against faulty DJB bills

Society managements have taken on the responsibility of collecting signatures from residents, with a...

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Dwarka: Has your society received a disconnection notice from DJB?

Many CGHSs and even commercial units have received notices for non-payment of bills and charges. But...

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DJB approves a 20 per cent hike for households using more than 20,000 litres

The current hike comes three months after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal took the reins o...

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DJB sends out notices for non-payment of water bills

In Dwarka, more than 300 notices have been sent out so far. The bills have to be paid within fi...

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Dwarka: Does anyone know who's responsible for the rainwater harvesting systems?

The systems in more than 50 DDA pockets are lying defunct. But who's responsible for their maint...

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Dwarka residents on a warpath against Delhi Jal Board for inflated bills

Shocked by water usage bills running into thousands of rupees, residents have vowed not to pay upti...

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MLA Gulab Singh Yadav gives Dwarka residents reason to rejoice

He issued a letter to RWAs sayinghe would relax their penalties in water bills issued by Delhi Jal ...

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Dwarka: DJB admits to sending unverified water bills to residents!

According to a CGHS Federation representative, DJB has instructed them  to not pay an...

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Water supply to remain affected today in parts of east and south Delhi

The DJB had stopped supply in parts of east and south Delhi since Friday night to clean up water tre...

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East Delhi societies caught unawares as NGT slaps fines

The NGT has slapped a fine of Rs 10,000 on seven housing societies for not complying with waste-mana...

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What's irking Paryatan Vihar residents in Vasundhara Enclave?

An open stormwater drain filled with garbage. But the catch is that this drain was covered once. So ...

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Dwarka: The rains are here, but what’s happening to revive the water bodies?

Dwarka Water Body Revival Committee inspected a site at Sector 23 yesterday and found authorities to...

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DDA hauled up for poor location of 2017 flats

In a press conference yesterday, DDA top brass assured prospective buyers of providing all the basic...

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Vasundhara Enclave and MV I had to manage with stored water this morning

A rupture in a Delhi Jal Board pipeline in Laxmi Nagar led to a waterless day in the neighbourhood.&...

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East Delhi markets to soon have water ATMs

EDMC has decided to have 100 water ATMs installed in residential markets, each with a capacity ...

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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, 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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Of missed deadlines: First 2010, then 2014, now 2017

Despite a 2007 Supreme Court directive to construct a sewer pumping station in Kalyanpuri, ...

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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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Will DJB’s mega project rid Shahdara drain of its toxicity?

Interceptors installed at various points of the drain will stop the sewer water of residential colon...

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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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The real reason why Shahdara and Noida open drains continue to emit toxic gases

The government agencies claim the STPs installed by them have been cleaning the water. How true is t...

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What’s eating into the oxygen in the air?

The sludge-filled, stagnating drains of Shahdara and Noida have become a steady source of toxic gase...

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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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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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March to July water needs go up tenfold. DJB seems set to measure up this summer

Delhi water minister Kapil Mishra assures residents of sufficient potable water this summer....

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East Delhi: Residents who disconnected DJB water supply rethink move

After receiving inflated water bills from Delhi Jal Board prior to 2014, some societies had disconne...

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Vasundhara Enclave: Leaking pipeline leads to collapse of CEL Apts boundary wall

Of the 330-m-long wall, a 150-m stretch has crashed, while the remaining portion is about to give wa...

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Aditi Apts, East Delhi: Soiled water from kitchen taps

Though the managing committee is yet to ascertain the cause of the problem, it immediately called in...

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East Delhi: Sewage issues of jhuggis spill over into upscale societies

Residents of Vasundhara Enclave say Delhi Jal Board connected drains of unauthorised colonies to sew...

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Dwarka: Sector 11 raises water supply concerns with area MLA

Gulab Singh Yadav was in the sector to inaugurate the laying of a Delhi Jal Board pipeline in the se...

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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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Will DJB be able to supply contamination-free water 24x7 from March?

Manish Sisodia, Delhi deputy chief minister, announced that under the pilot project, 11 zones in Meh...

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Jal Board to lay new sewer line for East Delhi housing societies

The line, to begin from a treatment plant in Mandawali, is expected to bring relief to 400 CGHS in E...

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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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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here’s a look at the week in tweets....

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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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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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Sadbhavana Apts, Dwarka, to soon have a rainwater harvesting system

The system, which cost Rs 4 lakh to instal, is expected to be ready by the end of this month....

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Dwarka to soon have smart water meters

The Delhi Jal Board, in collaboration L&T, initiates the process of installing smart water meters in...

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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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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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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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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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MV-I Ext: United India Apartments residents to meet water minister

RWA alleges that complaints made to Delhi Jal Board over water shortage have gone unheard....

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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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Mayur Vihar Phase 1 reels under water scarcity

Despite Delhi’s government’s promise to provide a minimum amount of water to all households, res...

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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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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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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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Contaminated water rings alarm bells in Mayur Vihar Phase I

Residents fear spread of water-borne diseases; water so bad even RO filters fail to remove impuritie...

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DJB realises its folly, restores water supply to United India

President of the apartments said if not for timely report of City Spidey’s, authorities would not ...

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Not a drop to drink, but water bills to bear!

Despite not getting any water supply from Delhi Jal Board since November last year, societies in May...

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Are you drinking to your health?

Cardiovascular problems, disturbed homeostasis, impaired kidney functions, muscle cramps, fatigue an...

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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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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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Parched Dwarka RWAs hit the road

With water supply yet to be restored, Sector 12 residents come out to scream blue murder against DJB...

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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...