As part of a community policing programme, Pundalik Nagar police station has started English classes for children from nearby slums, for a period of 15 days, with the help of a teacher, an official told PTI.
Updated on Dec 29, 2020 02:20 PM IST
Aurangabad | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
Aam Aadmi Party spokesperson Raghav Chadha said that the letter has noted that the BJP government should provide houses to every slum dweller and if they fail then the Kejriwal government will provide.
Updated on Sep 12, 2020 12:06 AM IST
New Delhi | By Asian News International | Posted by Prashasti Singh
Addressing a press conference on Friday, AAP national spokesperson Raghav Chadha said the Delhi government has written to the Northern Railway, arguing that any demolition without rehabilitating residents would be “unconstitutional” and “illegal”.
Updated on Sep 12, 2020 01:11 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sweta Goswami
The survey of 619 people in the slums of Shivaji Nagar in M-East ward, conducted by NGO Apnalaya, reveals that 46.7% of the respondents had no income during the lockdown period.
Updated on Jul 16, 2020 12:50 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Tanushree Venkatraman, Mumbai
The Dharavi slum is spread over 2.4 sqkm, has 850,000 residents and a population density of 354,167 per square kilometre, making it one of the more cramped spaces in Mumbai, itself the world’s fifth most densely populated city.
Updated on Apr 30, 2020 01:44 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Eeshanpriya M S
Writes a letter suggesting the creation of a sub-division of these areas for their regulated development
Updated on Sep 06, 2019 01:40 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mohali | By HT Correspondent, Mohali
The camps aim to cover more than one lakh people and will be set up near 18 urban public health centres (UPHCs) in Basai Enclave, Khandsa, Nathupur, Om Nagar, Patel Nagar, Rajendra Park, Rajiv Nagar, Sukhrali and Tigra, among other areas.
Published on Apr 20, 2019 06:07 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
Onetime slum resident Jaydeep Kadam, gives local kids a fighting chance at success with free martial arts training
Updated on Mar 28, 2019 08:09 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Rachel Lopez
The cause of the fire in Delhi’s Paschim Puri area is yet to be ascertained, however, short-circuit is being suspected as the reason behind the massive blaze.
Updated on Feb 13, 2019 11:27 AM IST
New Delhi | By Asian News International
From being a watchman, slum- deweller to becoming models: Modelling is a dream no more for the underprivileged
Modelling agencies are now inspiring the underprivileged to dream and become successful models, with the industry in India witnessing a colossal shift
Updated on Dec 11, 2018 12:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Akshay Kaushal
Improving slums to become neighbourhoods is a realistic approach to improving social and economic outcomes, and actually creating a slum-free India
Updated on Nov 09, 2018 08:53 PM IST
By Swati Ramanathan
At least 25 fire tenders were pressed into service along with a large Mumbai Fire Brigade contingent which managed to bring the blaze under control within two hours.
Updated on Oct 30, 2018 03:50 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
The ordinance provides that no eviction notice could be issued for three years to over 7.7 lakh slum dwellers. A special policy will be put in place in the next three years to resettle slum dwellers, or regularise slums
Updated on Jul 26, 2018 10:45 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Nihi Sharma
Officials from BMC’s storm water drains (SWD) department said pollution in Poisar was too much because of a large number of slums and cattle-sheds along the river banks.
Updated on Jun 03, 2018 01:32 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
Of the 817 slums in the area, more than 261 have been demolished in the drive that began last month.
Published on Jun 02, 2018 12:53 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Yesha Kotak
In a bid to cover more slums and remove chronic garbage spots, SWaCH and Pune Muncipal Corporation (PMC) have been conducting frequent rallies to raise awareness on segregation and waste disposal.
Updated on Apr 03, 2018 03:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Prachi Bari
Fire department officials suspect the fire was caused by a leakage in an LPG cylinder. Police have filed a case against two men—Sunder, who had rented the huts to people, and Nuru Thekedar, who used to collect the rent.
Updated on Mar 27, 2018 05:44 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Leena Dhankhar, Gurgaon