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Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019
Sweta Goswami

Sweta Goswami


Sweta Goswami writes on urban development, transport, energy and social welfare in Delhi. She prefers to be called a storyteller and has given voice to several human interest stories. She is currently cutting her teeth on multimedia storytelling.

articles by Sweta Goswami (613 results)
Sep 18, 2019 18:44
Privately owned transport vehicles such as buses (except DTC), auto-rickshaws, cabs and trucks will not ply on city roads on Thursday. read more
Sep 18, 2019 06:28
Data on car registrations indicated that except in 2017, demand in Delhi has been declining gradually over the years. This year, the decline in the number of registrations has accelerated to a steep 10.7%. Transport minister Kailash Gahlot said Delhi,... read more
Sep 17, 2019 23:21
The transport minister says public transport system still not ‘robust’ to take additional load during the scheme. read more
Sep 13, 2019 03:11
Although agencies do not regularly record data pertaining to change in traffic volumes across roads, traffic police officers said there is a considerable decrease in traffic at major intersections. read more
Sep 11, 2019 04:26
When the government looked to the home department to provide Home Guards for the job, the response was that it too was facing a shortage — with up to 57% vacancies. read more
Sep 04, 2019 06:44
Government officials, on condition of anonymity, said that since the SC’s latest direction did not get into the nitty-gritty of residential parking, it would be easier for the department to notify the Parking Rules. read more
Sep 03, 2019 07:39
The Delhi government on Monday said that installation of flow metres on water pipelines has decreased the share of unaccounted water by at least 27% points in the national Capital. read more
Sep 01, 2019 05:58
Starting Sunday, as increased penalties under the amended Motor Vehicles Act kick in, people in Delhi caught in traffic offences will not be able to pay their fines on the spot, but will have to head to a court. read more
Aug 19, 2019 22:26
According to Kejriwal, the government had identified a total of 23,860 people who needed to be evacuated from the floodplains. read more
Aug 19, 2019 16:13
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that the Yamuna is likely to breach the danger mark this evening. read more
Aug 16, 2019 23:44
On June 4, Kejriwal had first announced that the Delhi government planned to make travel free for women in its buses and the Metro across Delhi-NCR. read more
Aug 12, 2019 23:47
The government will also offer a flat Rs 800 discount to those who consume a maximum of 400 units of power, the officials added. read more
Aug 11, 2019 07:34
The new service, likely to be started by the end of the year, will also introduce inter-change stations in order to provide a flexible public transport network for tourists visiting different sites across the Capital. read more
Aug 10, 2019 23:49
According to the commission, which is an independent quasi-judicial body that fixes power tariffs in the city, and the Delhi government, the regulatory assets have remained below \u20B910,000 crore consecutively in the last four years. read more
Aug 03, 2019 21:50
The transport department, officials said, has earned Rs 1.43 lakh by auctioning just four fancy two-wheelers numbers in 29 days. read more