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Thursday, Nov 21, 2019
Vibha Sharma

Vibha Sharma


Vibha Sharma covers municipal bodies in Delhi. A journalist for almost a decade, she has also worked for the hyper-local editions of Hindustan Times, covering civic concerns in south Delhi, Gurgaon, and Ghaziabad.

articles by Vibha Sharma (465 results)
Oct 09, 2018 07:19
Top corporation officials are saying that even if all 16,000 of the ‘safai karamcharis’ resume work immediately, it will take at least 10 days to clean up the mess that has already piled up. read more
Oct 01, 2018 11:10
Doctors blame lack of vaccination, delay in treatment, humid weather, misinformation for rise in cases. read more
Sep 28, 2018 03:50
The North and South civic bodies have failed in their efforts to bring all properties in their respective jurisdiction under tax net. read more
Sep 28, 2018 02:51
On Thursday, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation’s engineer-in-chief Vijay Prakash issued a circular directing all executive engineers to revisit all houses in their areas. read more
Sep 27, 2018 01:52
Vimlesh Kumar, a mason who lost his two sons – Sumnesh,12, and Rajnesh,4 — blamed his landlord, identified by his single name Dharmendra, for the tragedy, alleging he had not been allowing them to vacate the building read more
Sep 27, 2018 01:48
Constructed 25 years ago, the building was dilapidated. Local residents alleged they had filed several complaints with the North Delhi Municipal Corporation but the agency didn’t take any action read more
Sep 27, 2018 01:45
Locals said the ‘tilted’ building had leaned against a dried tree. Heavy rain in the past four days caused the dead tree to fall on Wednesday, immediately after which the tilted building came crashing down. read more
Sep 26, 2018 03:54
These 13 roads include the Tilak Marg, Firoz Shah road, Abdul Kalam road, Baba Kharak Singh marg, Tolstoy marg, Aurbindo marg, Janpath, Kasturba Gandhi road, Barakhamba road and the Sansad marg. read more
Sep 25, 2018 03:50
Basant Lok market, constructed in the 1970s, was once one of the most happening hangout zones of Delhi. read more
Sep 23, 2018 02:41
Several haveli owners complained they had “not been made partners” during the policy-making process for preservation. They claimed the havelis has been handed over “heritage” tags by civic authorities without their consultation. read more
Sep 21, 2018 01:51
EPF is a mandatory contribution made by an individual as well as her employer every month, as per the Employees’ Provident Fund and Miscellaneous Act, 1952. read more
Sep 21, 2018 01:23
Diphtheria is a contagious bacterial infection that affects the mucous membranes of the throat and nose. read more
Sep 20, 2018 02:18
Now, app-based cab aggregators have entered the business and they want their vehicles to be registered in bulk. But North municipal body’s present policy has no provision for collecting tax in bulk. read more
Sep 18, 2018 03:13
South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has decided to strengthen its ongoing radio frequency identification device (RFID) project by using high-definition cameras that can spot fleeing vehicles. read more
Sep 12, 2018 03:20
If approved, the one-time parking charge for vehicles costing up to Rs 4 lakh will increase three-fold — from Rs 2,000 to Rs 6,000. For cars priced between Rs 4 lakh and Rs 8 lakh, SDMC will propose to levy Rs 10,000; and for vehicles worth above Rs... read more