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Ramesh writes to Sinha, refutes charges of discrimination


August 23rd, 2012 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has refuted former finance minister Yashwant Sinha's allegation that BJP-ruled states were facing discrimination in central schemes related to his ... Read more...

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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...

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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...

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Urban development ministry gets 12 percent hike


March 16th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) The allocation for the urban development ministry has been increased by over 12 percent from Rs.6,855.23 crore in 2011-2012 to Rs.7,729.38 crore in 2012-13, ... Read more...

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548 projects sanctioned under urban renewal mission


March 13th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) The government has sanctioned 548 projects under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM), Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath informed the Lok Sabha Tuesday."While ... Read more...

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Three-fold rise in urban renewal funds likely: Kamal Nath


February 6th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) The second phase of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) could witness a three-fold increase in its budget, Urban Development Minister Kamal ... Read more...

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Urban renewal mission to be reviewed


February 23rd, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The government Wednesday said the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) is being revised and the effort will be to strengthen local urban bodies, Urban Development ... Read more...

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MPs to have greater say in JNNURM implementation: Kamal Nath


February 15th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Union Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath has said that people's representatives will have greater say in the implementation of Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM).In ... Read more...

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Top government officials quizzed on cheating charges


January 14th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 14 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Police said Friday that they had interrogated top officials of the government-run Hindustan Prefab Limited (HPL) on a cheating complaint filed against the firm by the mayor ... Read more...

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Law to regulate hawking rights soon


November 1st, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) The government Monday assured street vendors that it will soon frame laws to regulate hawking rights in five states including Delhi.The assurance was given by P.K. ... Read more...

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New policy to focus on public transport


August 12th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Formulation of a national urban transport policy, financing of buses and a bus rapid transit system project are some of the steps taken by the central government ... Read more...

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Punjab yet to utilise central funds for cities: Shelja


May 17th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 17 (IANS) Union Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Kumari Selja Monday said that Punjab is still to fully avail funds allocated under a central scheme for development of ... Read more...

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JNNURM phase II from next year, third party to audit funds


May 6th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The second phase of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM, meant to improve the quality of life and infrastructure in cities, will begin next ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh yet to complete single house under JNNURM


March 8th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 8 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh government has targeted to construct 45,898 houses under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) but it is yet to complete a house under the ... Read more...

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Delhi gets nearly Rs.1,300 crore in budget


February 26th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The national capital will get Rs.1,283.70 crore as part of the total central plan assistance in fiscal 2010-11. "The total central plan assistance for Delhi for the ... Read more...

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West Bengal yet to tap allocated urban development funds


January 21st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 21 (IANS) West Bengal has not submitted proposals to utilise the entire fund allocated to it under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM), Minister of State for Urban ... Read more...

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Haryana to field 150 semi-low floor buses in NCR


December 13th, 2009 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 13 (IANS) The Haryana government will introduce 150 semi-low floor buses in the National Capital Region (NCR) adjoining New Delhi, officials said Sunday. The buses, to be funded under the Jawaharlal ... Read more...

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Volvo-Eicher buses to hit roads in 2010


November 10th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The joint venture between heavy vehicle manufacturers Volvo and Eicher Motors will begin production of buses in the second half of 2010. "Production will start in the second ... Read more...

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States order 11,185 buses


November 9th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Various states have ordered 11,185 buses to boost their urban transport systems under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM). The orders consist of AC low-floor, ... Read more...

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Gujarat wants 11 more towns under Urban Renewal Mission


June 16th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 16 (IANS) The Gujarat government has sent a list of 11 industrial towns in the state to the central governmemt for their inclusion in the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal ... Read more...

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Government promises slum free India


June 4th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The Manmohan Singh government will launch a special housing scheme for the urban poor aiming to "create a slum free India" in five years, President Pratibha ... Read more...

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Rs. 953,231 crore expenditure proposed for 2009-10


February 16th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): In the Interim Budget 2009-10, the total expenditure has been proposed at Rs. 953,231 crore. Of this, Rs. 285,149 crore is under Plan and Rs. 668,082 ... Read more...

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Mukherjee to present Interim Budget 2009-10 on Monday


February 15th, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
The Government is likely to announce some measures to reduce the impact of the global economic meltdown on the Indian economy. According to observers, a package may be announced to address ... Read more...

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Governments Rs. 4,000 crore incentive for automobile industry


January 16th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 16(ANI): The Union Government has declared an incentive scheme under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Mission (JNNURM) for generating Rs. 4,000 Crore business in the automobile industry sector, hit ... Read more...

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Foundation stone laid for Mumbai water supply project


March 29th, 2008 - 7:45 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) Maharashtra Governor S.C. Jamir Saturday laid the foundation stone for the Rs.4.6 billion Middle Vaitarna Project that will augment Mumbai's water supply by an additional 455 million litres ... Read more...

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Budget proposes more funds for urban renewal


February 29th, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 29(IANS) Lauding it as a flagship project, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram has proposed to increase allocation for the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) from Rs.54.82 billion in ... Read more...

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CCEA approves 2nd phase of Krishna Drinking Water Project at rupees 8.2 billion


November 27th, 2007 - 2:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov 27 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) today gave its approval for the Krishna Drinking Water Supply Project Phase-II for augmentation of water supply in Hyderabad city ... Read more...

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PM urges states to work with Centre for early implementation of JNNURM


November 14th, 2007 - 1:55 am ICT by admin
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