The Bombay high court on Monday dismissed some leading developers' petitions challenging the stop-work notice issued to them by the BMC for constructing flats on private forest land in blatant viola

The acute shortage of beds in Delhi government hospitals claimed the life of 28-year-old vegetable vendor Vijay Kumar on Sunday.

With construction of Delhi Metro's second phase on full-stream, and the first section between Dilshad Garden and Shahdara up for completion by the year-end, the state budget has allocated a sum of R

Delhi finance minister Dr A K Walia has done a P Chindambaram act in this election year budget by waiving off the Delhi Vidyut Board-era arrears to the tune of Rs 2,539 crore.

Despite the recommendations of the planning commission, the Yamuna was somewhat sidelined in this year's budget.

For parched Delhiites, the budget this time promises a more comfortable year, even if the summer months may not be its target.

A few months away from elections and hurtling towards the Commonwealth games deadline of 2010, the Delhi government has in its 2008-09 Budget made an unprecedented 41% hike in the allocation for the t

In an election year, finance minister A K Walia gives attention to social welfare, hikes subsidies for students and pensions for senior citizens and widows; says development should have a human face

With poll calculations dominating the UPA government's agenda, the more than four millionstrong central bureaucracy is in for a windfall.

Four Ministers Quote Different Figures, But Govt Showcases It As Commitment To Farmers' Lot