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To make Dwarka lush green, civic bodies on plantation spree this monsoon

Delhi Development Authority (DDA) and South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) have started plantati...

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Heavy downpour of half an hour exposed monsoon preparedness in Dwarka

The rains made the mockery of claims of monsoon preparedness by civic bodies like Delhi Development ...

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Residents of Dwarka demand authorities concerned to make trees concrete-free

Besides NGT, the Delhi High Court too had framed guidelines in this regard and directed the departme...

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Gurugram to become cleaner and greener with plantation, awareness drives

A five-day awareness drive is being carried out by the GMDA to keep a check on plastic menace wherea...

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Working out gets easy with proliferation of open gyms at Dwarka

The entire city has got a set of new open gyms within a span of five years since the time old open g...

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Dwarka: Treading through footpaths becomes dangerous with missing drain covers

People share their grievances on social media to the civic bodies but it seldom happens that the foo...

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With AQI at 276, pollution suffocates Dwarka yet again!

According to the latest data released by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), the AQI was 244...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Collective effort needed to resolve environment-related issues'

Ahead of Environment Day, resident of Sushant Lok Phase 3 shares his views on the issues plaguing ac...

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Revival of a water body in Dwarka-its journey, people's effort and the change!

It all started in 2010 when environment enthusiast Diwan Singh, residing in Shaman Apartments, ...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Fauna dying a slow death in Dwarka, prompt action needed'

Being an environmental activist and resident of Sector 23, Diwan Singh cites examples to show its po...

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Dwarka: Misuse of 'open spaces' puts lives at risk during fire mishaps

The SC, in 2018, directed the civic bodies to stall illegal constructions and take action again...

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Elections over but garbage related issues are not in Dwarka!

It has been a long-pending issue which should be addressed and resolved as soon as possible....

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Why markets in Dwarka are potential death traps?

A reality check of markets throws light on gross irregularities and blatant violations of safety gui...

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Encroachment issue: RWA Federation of Gzb writes to district admn, civic bodies

The chairman of the RWA federation has asked the GDA to make a list of encroachments on the lines of...

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NCR: This week on Twitter

Here’s a lookback at the week through the eyes of the Twitterati....

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Waste burning near school in Sec 14 shows sad state of affairs in Dwarka

It is a long-pending issue but unfortunately, neither the civic body concerned nor the general publi...

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Dry leaves becoming nuisance for Dwarka residents; civic agencies blamed

People across the area call it a total failure on the part of DDA, SDMC and MCD. They want these civ...

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Dwarka: Horticulture waste burning mars beauty of Sec 14 park; poses health risk

Dumping and burning of horticulture waste inside the park raise serious questions on the callous wor...

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Overflowing sewer water affects residents of Dwarka sector 8

 A busy road in the area has been filled with the dirty water from the last four months ...

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Burning of waste continues unabated in Dwarka

Even though the burning of dry horticulture waste and leaves is prohibited under the law, the reside...

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Women feel safe in autos, cabs across NCR.... Really?!

PM Modi once stated 'Darr Accha Hai' for criminals, then why is it the women here are l...

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Dwarka: Bad condition of service lane in Sector 7 irks residents

The residents say that the road near Harsukh Apartments, Satisar Apartments and Kamal Vihar Apartmen...

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WOMEN'S DAY: More power to the all-women RWA team at Samriddhi Apt, Dwarka

The present team took charge in January 2018, with Dr Darshana Rani as its president....

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What happened to rainwater harvesting drive conducted in I’puram in 2018?

FedAOA has written a letter to the Ghaziabad Development Authority asking them to share results of t...

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NGT slams GDA, GNN on lack of solid waste management in Raj Nagar Extn

Hearing a petition filed by Federation of Raj Nagar Extension, the tribunal directed the civic bodie...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Abandoned structures in parks pose security threat'

Sadly, these are being used as public toilets and by all sorts of miscreants, posing severe security...

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Dangling cables pose a threat to pedestrians, motorists in Dwarka

Cables used by telecom operators and internet service providers hanging from trees and street l...

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PART II: Why is parking such an issue in Dwarka...

Service lanes in front of societies are being used for visitors’ parking. Schools are using la...

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PART I: Poor town planning leads to severe parking problems in Dwarka

Several initiatives, including surveys, were taken by the civic bodies concerned in the past bu...

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RWAs laud NGO Parmarthi for its cleanliness initiatives across Dwarka

Parmarthi – Ek Prayatan, is a public hygiene and cleanliness NGO in Dwarka, started in the yea...

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Dwarka: Thieves burgle locked flat at Metro View Apartments

The thieves ransacked the flat and taken away jewellery and other valuable stuffs....

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Corporation is doing nothing to maintain the dustbins'

Sushil Kumar,  president Dwarka Forum, speaks on how plastic dustbins placed thoughtlessly, and...

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Dwarka: Construction norms violations rampant at CGHS; residents choke with dust

Construction works are going on without covering the spots with green clothes or water sprinkling to...

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Dwarka ACP stresses on paid parking to curb the menace of carjacking

Parking spaces near metro stations such as Sectors 10, 12, 13 have been converted into paid parking ...

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RWAs across Dwarka developing ‘green areas’; civic agencies blamed

Disappointed with the civic agencies' approach and upset with the poor upkeep of these stretches...

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Dwarka: Constructions continue despite ban; high pollution levels persist

There was no impact of the ban on the pollution levels as works were going on fearlessly inside the ...

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Societies near markets face problems due to opening of chimneys, sanitary pipes

They are complaining that the market people are violating the laws by making chimney, exhaust fans, ...

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Despite govt directives, bio-mass burning continues to keep out chill

Last year, Delhi government had issued directives to ensure that electric heaters were provided...

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RESIDENT SPEAK: 'Plastic menace continues to hold Dwarka in grip'

CK Rejimon of Dwarka Forum questions the efficacy — and intent — of the civic bodies in ...

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Dwarka: SDMC’s plan to check pollution fizzles out due to inadequate action

On October 12, the SDMC had announced measures to mitigate dust pollution. The action started in the...

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Dwarka: Residents raise questions over spots earmarked for bursting crackers

The Federation of Cooperative Group Housing Societies (FCGHS) wrote a letter to the Deputy Commissio...

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Dwarka police releases list of designated spots for bursting crackers

“We played a proactive role with the RWAs, residents and made all aware about the rules s...

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SDMC’s mechanical sweepers dump dust at roads amid high pollution

On Wednesday morning, Dookia captured some photographs of a mechanical sweeper (vacuum cleaners) dum...

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Dwarka: Civic bodies fail to curb pollution; residents cry for ‘fruitful’ steps

In its press release dated 12th October 2018, the SDMC said they were committed to mitigate air...

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Dwarka: RWAs, police join hands to obey SC directives on crackers this Diwali

Actions would be taken under different acts in case of violation of the directives laid by the Supre...

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EPCA chairman conducts a recce of Dwarka, the new pollution hotspot

EPCA chairman Dr Bhure Lal is carrying out the inspection and he is accompanied by DDA officials and...

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Dwarka dethrones Anand Vihar to become most polluted area in Delhi

The city was constantly in news for the burning of garbage and dust pollution but the civic bodies l...

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Dwarka: Residents form a welfare group in Sector 7 to resolve civic issues

Currently looking after 12 societies in the area, the welfare group will follow up on various issues...

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Dwarka: Commuters face difficulty with festive hoardings, banners at circles

People are complaining that they are blinded and find it difficult to anticipate traffic from other ...

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After SDMC notices, DDA starts sealing drive against illegal construction

The DDA officials sealed seven unauthorised constructions at the Green View Apartments in Dwarka....

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People struggle to ward off health repercussions due to smoke at park in Dwarka

Malhotra felt sudden uneasiness and only medicines could ease his health conditions....

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It’s a mess: Where is the parking space in Dwarka markets?

Market areas, commercial complexes and parks in the sub city don’t have a dedicated parking lo...

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Dwarka residents plan campaign to force attention on the impact of Palam drain

The open drain is full of garbage and sewerage waste, making it a nightmare for residents living in ...

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Dark last-mile stretches across metro stations in Dwarka add to commuter woes

The dimly-lit lanes connecting Sector 12 and 14 Metro stations to residential apartments have turned...

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Hour-long jams plague commuters at Dwarka entrance

Traffic snarls at Palam Flyover near Sector 1/7 signal have now become a routine affair....

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Dwarka: Faulty streetlights a perennial problem; situation conducive to crime

In another incident, a person was attacked by some people with knives in a park when he was crossing...

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Dwarka: Strollers vulnerable to fall as caved in portions yet to be cordoned off

The incidents of people falling into caved in portions have now become very common in Dwarka....

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No solution yet to the open wires and fuse boxes across Dwarka

In rainy season the naked wires and open fuse boxes have become extremely dangerous as there is a hi...

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Dwarka residents call for cleaning of parks

With the onset of the monsoon water has been accumulating at different places, sparking fears of a d...

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Noida: Residents of high rise societies face severe waterlogging after rains

Last year, many societies and roads had turned into a swimming pool after the rains. The civic bodie...

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Dwarka: People happy with good rains as it will help in reviving water bodies

With the arrival of good monsoon, the community people and the environmental activists of the area a...

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Dwarka: Why Sector 3 back lane is a cause of concern...

Besides being unsafe after sundown, the lane has become a garbage dumping site ...

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Dwarka: Historical structure ‘Baoli’ in dilapidated state, needs maintenance

The garbage in surrounding areas, wild bushes in the revived structure, broken and damaged signage, ...

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Dwarka: Rains expose monsoon preparedness of civic bodies

The condition was so pathetic after rain that water was logged even on the Palam Flyover making situ...

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Boy electrocuted in Dwarka near Ramphal Chowk

The boy, a young student from Maharashtra, was electrocuted while he was trying to cross a wate...

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Dwarka: Many trees on verge of getting dead due to concretisation at roots

The trees have been dying because of concretisation in the roots. Such trees can be seen along the r...

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With new rules on the anvil, can MCDs fix Delhi's parking woes?

Both the North and East municipal corporations are under huge financial crunch and looking for priva...

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Despite ban, authorities fail to stop use of polythene bags in Dwarka markets

Environmental experts and residents have alleged that the sale and purchase of such poly-b...

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Dwarka: Thieves target benches in parks to sell retrieved iron rods

Irrespective of whether it is a DDA Park or the SDMC Park, the benches made from cement, concrete an...

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Dwarka residents undertake campaign to curb encroachments in sub-city

Dwarka residents have also created a Whatsapp group called 'Mission Clean and Safe Dwarka' w...

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Delhi HC asks MCDs to take action against illegal water cooling plants in city

The court issued notices to all the three MCDs and the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) seeking the...

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Dwarka: Fallen trees affect commuters as authorities yet to pick up after storm

With fallen trees on the roads, there is very little space left for commuters to drive their vehicle...

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To keep mob at bay, MCG seeks additional police cover during demolition drive

In a formal letter, the MCG has sought an increased number of personnel to protect officials du...

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Dwarka: Parks in DDA pockets grapple with water scarcity, ill-management

When City Spidey spoke to SDMC officials regarding the issue, they claimed that adequate steps would...

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Will targeting roadside vendors be enough to tackle encroachment?

Acting on the apex court’s orders, civic bodies have kickstarted their drive against encroachm...

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Civic bodies force eateries in Dwarka markets to take stock of sanitation

Today, officials of DDA, SDMC and DJB  carried out a joint inspection in the mar...

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Dwarka: Hanging boards, tin sheds expose unreadiness ahead of storm

Hanging boards and tin sheds caused a lot of havoc when the previous thunderstorm hit the city aroun...

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Dark Metro corridors in Dwarka turn into traps for commuters

Dwarka Police has made a list of the stations with unlit corridors and is pursuing the matter w...

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Shocking! Green belt of Dwarka markets fall prey to encroachments

Dwarka residents allege that vendors have encroached upon the markets with the connivance of police ...

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Civic bodies find it hard to stop constructions in Delhi's unauthorised colonies

The Supreme court had put a stay on all kinds of construction activities in unauthorised colonies of...

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Dwarka: Cluttered electrical wirings at staircase risk electrocution in markets

According to the norms, the placing of electric panels at staircase is also a violation of National ...

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A shroud of darkness looms over Dwarka parks

Residents worried about the crimes happening under the cover of darkness as the authorities continue...

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Residents claim Dwarka parks are unsafe, seek presence of guards

Dwarka residents have claimed that most of the parks in the sub-city are unsafe and DDA needs to app...

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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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Dwarka grappling with perennial problems of parking

Delhi's sub-city Dwarka is facing huge parking crunch. Check out some of the pictures clicked by...

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Sector 11 in Dwarka got a beautiful facelift. Meet the people responsible...

Dwarka-based social organisation, Parmarthi, has decided to step in where SDMC failed. It has v...

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We've been talking about garbage burning in Dwarka. Now here's video proof

Residents across Dwarka have shared videos of this irresponsible and callous practice plaguing the s...

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Delhi HC sounds a wake-up call to MCD for e-waste management

Did the three municipal corporations think electronic waste management in the city was important eno...

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Delhi LG Anil Baijal says new parking policy is ready… Our sources differ!

Parking charges particularly in residential areas is one major unresolved issue. SDMC has specifical...

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Here is why the damaged roads of Dwarka are lying unrepaired…

Residents of the subcity say this is because there is not much coordination within various departmen...

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DM of GB Nagar receives twelve point agenda for curbing pollution

The ‘Air Pollution Abatement Action Plan’ created by the ministry of environment, forest...

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Gurgaon gears up for 200 new CNG buses from August

A website and an app will be launched, where commuters will find details such as ETA of buses, route...

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Delhi HC: 'City held to ransom' by traders

Today, Delhi High Court, while hearing matters pertaining to unauthorised construction and encroachm...

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Which municipal corporation keeps the city cleanest?

In light of Swachh Survekshan 2018, the three Delhi corporations have introduced several scheme...

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Why isn't anyone doing anything about the encroachment in Dwarka markets?

People are alleging that all encroachments are happening in the knowledge of civic authorities and r...

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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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Delhi LG gives municipal corporation 16 months to fix its solid waste management

Anil Baijal also directed it to ensure the prevention of methane emission from the three landfill si...

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Beware of Dwarka's open manholes!

And despite repeated complaints, things haven’t changed much....

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Horticulture waste or solid waste… Which is the bigger civic issue in Dwarka?

Neither SDMC, nor DDA has taken the responsibility of implementing a proper system for disposing&nbs...

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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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NGT slams Noida Authority and UPPCB for not curbing pollution in the city

Residents of high-rise societies in sectors 74 to 77 had filed a case against both the bodies for no...

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Noida Authority wakes up to dust, finally!

Noida Authority — with impunity — decided to overlook environmental laws in the ongoing ...

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We are all biting the dust

Asthma and other respiratory diseases are becoming as common as the common cold, and people are scar...

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Will the proposed user fee for waste disposal get a thumbs up from residents?

Residents across the NCR who are already paying garbage collectors for collecting waste from their d...

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Dwarka: What lies beneath the underbrush in Sector 10?

What can be used by residents to access important parts of the neighbourhood now lies in disrepair....

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In Delhi, all will have to pay user fee for waste disposal services

The MCD will be charging a user fee for disposing waste generated at different sources. A report sub...

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Garbage dumping chokes Dwarka drains

Residents living along the drains in sectors 3, 5 11 and 12 have been complaining of garbage being d...

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In Dwarka, dead trees are never dead...

A few months back City Spidey had carried a report on an uprooted near Om Apartments in Sector 14 &m...

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Diwali is round the corner, but will these two Dwarka parks see light?

One is adjacent to Harsukh Apartments and the other one, slightly bigger, behind Brahma Apartments. ...

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Dwarka: And the lights came on...

As part of pre-Diwali routine, BSES officials are going full steam to ensure no part of Dwarka ...

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Dwarka footpaths: The hole story

With open manholes on footpaths that have been constructed over deep drains, there is impending dang...

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RWAs shall have the last word on Delhi’s residential parking rules

A few days ago City Spidey had reported that the Delhi Government would roll out a new parking polic...

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Dwarka: ACP firms up a plan of action to remove dark stretches of the sub city

Police Mitras are actively helping the civic agencies and local police to identify the unlit stretch...

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Ministry of Urban Development to allocate Rs 300 crore to MCD

The money shall be utilised in procuring machines for collection, transport and storage of solid was...

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Dwarka, Sec 7: Senior citizens feel threatened...

The morning walkers’ club of Sector 7 has been demanding lights in the area behind societies s...

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Ghaziabad: NGT hauls up civic bodies on sewer mess

October 4 is the date for the next hearing. Will the GDA and state authorities be able to come up wi...

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FORWAS: Poorly lit parks and roads encourage anti-social activity

Dwarka RWAs have urged the administration and police to provide better lighting in parks and surroun...

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Swati Maliwal: ‘The DCW has come to represent hope and trust for women’

Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson Swati Maliwal means business. In a candid interview wit...

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Sec 8 RWA hopeful of improvements after meeting with DDA chief engineer

Issues related to civic amenities in the sector were discussed at the meeting, which was held at the...

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Editor's ink: Proxy war of Noida

Even as politicians chose sides to throw their weight behind the just concluded FONRWA election...

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Will July 28-29 be repeated this year in Gurgaon?

A year ago, the city had come to a standstill, causing scores of people to be stranded on Gurgaon...

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Dwarka: Who’s to guard the new manhole covers?

Authorities claim manhole covers are often stolen by drug addicts at night, so without effective sur...

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Dwarka: Why rains turn markets of sectors 4 and 12 into an eyesore

Overflowing sewer water, unattended garbage, choked drains... yes, we all know why, but are the auth...

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Roads in Sector 7 of Dwarka resemble canals

Indifference and apathy of civic bodies and lack of preparations for rainy season is causing severe ...

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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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Gurgaon, Sector 57: How Eden Park was reclaimed...

When MCG failed to step up, the RWA of Sector 46 stepped in....

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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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Delhi households to be charged for garbage collection?

All the three Municipal bodies of Delhi are said to be inclined to impose a user fee of Rs 150 per h...

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Delhi to get 20 more pollution monitoring stations

The city is one of the most polluted in the world, with smoke and gases from vehicles, landfill site...

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Blue and green to keep it clean. Do you know how?

Civic bodies of north and east Delhi distributed green and blue bins to residents, urging them to se...

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GDA comes up with ‘Monkey Parks’ to check monkey menace

GDA hopes its monkey parks will lure monkeys away from residential areas. Building two monkey parks ...

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EDMC’s cartoons to promote good civic sense

Posters, banners and hoardings depicting characters such as ‘Thu Thu Kumar,’ ‘Poly...

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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: Mrs Councillor, congrats! Now could you please address the civic issues?

The managing committee of FORWAS recently held a meeting with the newly elected councillor of the ar...

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That's smoke you see in Dwarka. Can you imagine the kind of fire that caused it?

And it's the same old reason. The open burning of horticultural waste. ...

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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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Noida: Painting the town red!

Members from We Mean To Clean, a Delhi-NCR-based volunteer group that conducts spot fixes and cleanl...

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Dwarka: In the grip of darkness and fear...

In the absence of streetlights, dark stretches across the sub city have become a serious threat to t...

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Start segregating your household waste now or prepare to pay a fine!

The National Green Tribunal has specifically pointed out RWAs and cooperative group housing societie...

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Dwarka: Madhuri Varshney, AAP’s trump card for MCD polls!

From an electronic engineer in 2008 to becoming AAP’s face for Ward Dwarka A 36-S elections, t...

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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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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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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: 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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Gurgaon: DLF City Phase III roads irk residents

Residents of Block U say the poor condition of the roads has become a nuisance, and blame the civic ...

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Are civic bodies delaying Resident Ward Committees on purpose?

Despite being approved six years ago, the Resident Ward Committee, which would have ensured public p...

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Another dark lane in Dwarka

A lane in Sector 12, behind Sri Hari Apartments, Sahyadri Apartments and Gangotri Apartments, become...

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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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'No road, no vote,’ say Sushant Lok I residents

Hundreds of irked residents will stage a protest against the MCG on February 11 at Vyapar Kendra mar...

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Ghaziabad residents want Nagar Nigam to sterilise stray dogs

Residents are dissatisfied with the job done by PFA, the animal welfare body prevalent in Ghaziabad....

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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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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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Mayur Vihar Ph I Ext residents disappointed with change in municipal ward

They see their new ward, Trilokpuri, as nothing better than a slum area....

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Dwarka: E-rickshaws violate multiple rules

Besides violations such as jumping red lights, taking wrong turns and overloading, these vehicles of...

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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, Sec 13 and 14: Too many stray dogs

Residents blame the rise in number mainly on poor garbage management and half-hearted sterilisation ...

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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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Segregate waste or be ready to pay fine to municipal corporations

NGT’s recent order to be in effect from April 1, 2017, as corporations say that it has given them ...

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Ghaziabad residents discuss issues with civic bodies and district administration

TP Tyagi, chairman of RWA Federation, Ghaziabad, dubbed the meeting a success....

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Solid waste from Ghazipur landfill to be used for widening NH 24

Thanks to NHAI, EDMC and CRRI, as much as 75 per cent of the garbage at the dumpsite can now be util...

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Dwarka takes to social media to fight pollution

Residents and social organisations share pictures and videos of waste burning in the open, and send ...

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Chhath Puja, a time to woo voters?

Politicians leave no stone unturned to gain the support of about 40 lakh Purvanchalis in Delhi in th...

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Residents sceptic of Kejriwal’s committee on waste management

As Delhi government forms 3-member committee to look into sanitation, residents feel it’s just to ...

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Raj Nagar RWA demands a say in area's development

Residents also demanded that the priority of issues to be taken up by civic bodies be decided by R...

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Will politicians ever let city streets be hawker-free?

What should have led to encroachment-free streets following a Delhi HC order, turned out to be a pol...

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Clearing dhalaos twice a day: No mean feat, says EDMC

Residents of East Delhi may not get relief from the stench coming from garbage collection points, as...

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MV I Ext: What are eateries doing on footpaths?

Pavements adjoining several housing societies in the neighbourhood are rendered useless, as vegetabl...

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Civic authorities to carry out door-to-door awareness campaign

In the view of rising cases of dengue and chikungunya in the city, Delhi High Court orders the East ...

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Dwarka in the throes of chikungunya

Anger against the civic agencies and their non-committal approach mount, as more and more residents ...

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Roads riddled with potholes!

Gurgaon: Residents complain of damaged and incomplete roads as authorities say repair work has been ...

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Is a homebuyer truly free?

City Spidey spoke to flat owners from Indirapuram to find out what independence means to them. Tur...

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Gurgaon in the grip of water woes

Close on the heels of the waterlogging, New Gurgaon now reels under weekend water scarcity....

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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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Gurgaon: Kachra Chowk gets a much-needed makeover

It's now been renamed to Khushboo Chowk, and with more than 500 fragrant shrubs planted recently, se...

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Gurgaon's DLF City colonies: A safe bet for burglars

Authorities seem to be turning a blind eye to residents' safety, despite a spate of burglaries over ...

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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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DLF City residents to protest against HUDA and DHBVN on May 30

The civic bodies have not been able to anything to solve the acute water shortage and frequent power...

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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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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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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...