dwelling units

Involve people in public-private-partnership model: Selja


September 13th, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 13 (IANS) The involvement of people - the fourth P in the public-private-partnership model - is important in developing infrastructure, union minister Kumari Selja said at the Emerging ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Delay in flat transfer hits Himachal real estate


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 2 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh has spiked plans of over 60 builders and developers to sell flats and cottages in the hill state.The developers include DLF, Janta Land Promoter ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bengal plans more affordable houses for poor (Lead, correcting para one)


August 18th, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) The West Bengal government is planning to set up more affordable houses for the urban poor under different central government schemes, a minister said Saturday.The government ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Bengal plans more affordable houses for poor


August 18th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) The West Bengal government is planning to set up more affordable houses for the rural poor under different central government schemes, a minister said Saturday.The government ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

CWG village: DDA says builder can allot flats


April 19th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that Emaar MGF, the construction company which built flats in the 2010 Commonwealth Games ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Buying dream cottage in Himachal may get tougher


April 11th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 11 (IANS) Buying an ultra-luxury cottage or a flat in the idyllic settings of Himachal Pradesh will get tougher and costlier if the state government accepts a commission's ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Goa Church criticises Kamat’s land use policy


December 15th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Dec 15 (IANS) The Goa church has hit out at the state government over its formulation of a much hyped Regional Plan 2021, a brainchild of Chief Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India launches scheme for slum-free cities


November 8th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) The government has launched a programme to rid Indian cities of slums by providing new dwelling units to squatters on payment of a part of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Army housing complex inaugurated in Lucknow


November 8th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 8 (IANS) A new housing complex for Indian Army personnel, comprising 570 dwelling units, was opened at the cantonment area here Tuesday, a statement said.Minister of State for ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Plan to provide cheap houses to urban poor


September 28th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) With a view to tackle urban poverty and providing affordable housing to the poor, the central government is planning to introduce the 'National Urban Livelihood Mission' ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

RPP Infra bags Rs.1,500 crore housing project in Africa


August 29th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) RPP Infra Projects Limited Monday said it has bagged a mass housing contract worth Rs.1,500 crore from the south-western African country of Gabon."The contract ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

From streetscaping to lights - CAG slams Delhi government


August 5th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) Friday slammed the Sheila Dikshit-led Delhi government in its voluminous report on all counts -- from streetscaping ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Irregularities in awarding CWG Village work to Emaar: CAG


August 5th, 2011 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has said there were serious irregularities in awarding the construction contract of the residential complex at the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Questions raised by CAG on CWG venues


August 5th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The following are the questions raised by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) regarding construction of Commonwealth Games Venues:1. There were delays relating ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Six housing projects for slum dwellers


March 11th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) To cope up with the increasing burden of migrant population in the city, the Delhi government has decided to build more houses for slum dwellers ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Mad rush for investment homes ruining Goa, say activists


December 23rd, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Dec 23 (IANS) There are some who rush to Goa with swimwear and sun tan. They're all right. But those who rush to the state with surplus cash and ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Slum dwellers near CWG venues agree to move temporarily


August 26th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday directed the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) to provide basic facilities to 18 families who have volunteered to shift temporarily from ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Govt approves Married Accommodation Project for defence personnel


August 26th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.26 (ANI): The Government on Thursday gave its approval to the Married Accommodation Project for defence personnel.The Union Cabinet in a decision today approved extension of the probable date ... Read more...

Posted in National |

West Bengal urban poor get Rs.400 crore for house building


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) The West Bengal government has allocated Rs.400 crore this fiscal for building dwelling units or renovating the old ones for the urban poor, who did not benefit from ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Delhi cabinet recommends sub-division of plots


August 9th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The Delhi cabinet Monday decided to recommend to the central government that sub-division of plots be allowed in the capital in a bid to put an end ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Railways to give free houses to squatters: Mamata


June 14th, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 13 (IANS) Union minister Mamata Banerjee said Sunday that the Indian Railways will provide free houses to squatters who are willing to vacate its land besides tracks across the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Any government-funded public authority is under RTI: Court


May 10th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday said that any public authority, if funded by the government by any means, falls under the ambit of the Right to Information ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Centre gives approves procurement of 59,000 bullet proof jackets


April 30th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): Union Home Ministry has given approval for procurement of 59,000 light weight bullet proof jackets for the Central Police Forces.Presenting April month report card, Union Home Secretary ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Non-resident Keralites’ firm launches green township


February 23rd, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 23 (IANS) Mir Realtors, which has non-resident Keralites settled in Dubai and Russia as directors, Tuesday announced the launch of the second phase of their eco-friendly township 'The Greens' here. The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Court defers hearing on tsunami victims’ resettlement plea


January 22nd, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday deferred by two months the hearing on a plea by Kerala's tsunami victims against the state government move to allocate land to them ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Badal assures anti-Sikh riots’ victims of help


December 24th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 24 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has assured the victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in the state of all government assistance, as also allotment of vending booths ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mahindra Residential launches premium villa project


November 12th, 2009 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 12 (IANS) Real estate developer Mahindra Residential Developers will construct 760 dwelling units comprising villas and apartments on an outlay of Rs.400 crore at Mahindra World City near here. "In the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rs.1,751-crore power distribution plan for Chandigarh colonies


November 4th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 4 (IANS) Power authorities have proposed a Rs.1,751-crore plan to provide a high voltage distribution system in the 16 rehabilitation colonies here to prevent illegal connections and power theft as ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

LIC Housing plans dwelling units for senior citizens


August 14th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 14 (IANS) Housing financer LIC Housing Finance is planning to build homes for senior citizens in Jaipur and Bhubaneswar, said a top company official here Friday. "We have acquired seven acres ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Police modernization gets Rs.430 crore budgetary boost


July 6th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday proposed an additional sum of Rs.430 crore (Rs.4.3 billion), over and above the provisions in the interim budget, for the modernization ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Additional sum of Rs. 430 crore to modernise police machinery in states


July 6th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): For modernization of police force in the States, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has proposed an additional amount of Rs. 430 crore over and above the provision ... Read more...

Posted in National |

DDA to construct 65,000 houses in four years


June 29th, 2009 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) In a bid to address the acute housing shortage in the national capital, its development authority will build 65,000 houses in the next four years, Urban Development ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

State home loan lender reduces rates


June 22nd, 2009 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) State-owned home loan lender Housing and Urban Development Corp (HUDCO) has lowered interest rates by up to 125 basis points. The new rates, which will come into ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Rural development ministry wants proper use of central funds


June 11th, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Rural Development Minister C.P. Joshi Thursday asked the state governments to ensure that the funds allocated for centrally sponsored developmental schemes was utilised properly and urged them ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Real estate recovery in next three months: Assocham


May 28th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) India's realtors believe the sector will see signs of recovery in the next three months, according to the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham). A ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe