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Maharashtra to recover VAT arrears on property deals


August 23rd, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) Realtors across Maharashtra have been ordered to pay by Aug 31 the value added tax (VAT) on all new flats, shops or bungalows sold between June ... Read more...

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Shops sealed in Noida


March 28th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, March 28 (IANS) In its sealing drive, the New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (NOIDA) sealed eight shops in four properties where commercial activities were being carried in residential buildings ... Read more...

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Glass wall ban in Shanghai


January 31st, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 31 (IANS) Glass curtain walls will be banned from the second floor and higher in all new residential buildings, hospitals, schools, kindergartens and nursing homes in Shanghai from ... Read more...

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Property owners demand reforms in archaic rent act


June 11th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) A delegation of property owners from Delhi and Mumbai met union Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath to complain about lack of reforms of the country's ... Read more...

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Rat problem in NYC is hampering tourism


April 7th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, April 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pest control officials in New York City have warned that cutting funds to the program would only harm the city’s tourism. Officials are demanding that ... Read more...

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Christchurch’s central business district cordon opens to residents and business owners


March 6th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar.6 (ANI): Parts of the central business district cordon have been lifted for residents and business owners.Many residents and businessmen waited in queue to get the access inside the cordon.Zones ... Read more...

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Delhi’s 1,500 illegal colonies to be regularised


February 7th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday decided to regularise around 1,500 unauthorized colonies in the city after their residents pay development charges for providing amenities like potable water, ... Read more...

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Cops called to Katherine Heigl’s home over noise in hot tub


October 13th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): Cops had to be called to '27 Dresses' star Katherine Heigl's home over noise in a hot tub.Heigl and hubby Josh Kelley were sharing intimate moments in their ... Read more...

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Ayodhya judgment: Flawed, but it has its positive sides (Comment)


October 1st, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli Notwithstanding several flaws, the judgment of the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on the six-decade-old Ayodhya dispute does have a positive side.But, first, the defects. A major ... Read more...

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Security beefed up at house where MJ died


August 9th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 09 (ANI): The Holmby Hills mansion where Michael Jackson died is getting a serious boost in security so that nobody messes with the super-expensive property while it's up for ... Read more...

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Pennsylvania mayor puts names of blighted property owners on the Online Wall of Shame


August 4th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pennsylvania, Aug 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Property owners who have not been maintaining their properties well are being named and shamed over the Internet in a city located to the east of Pennsylvania.Tom ... Read more...

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Online Wall Of Shame To Feature Blighted Property Owners Of Pennsylvania City


August 4th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Owners who neglect their property in Pennsylvania are in for a unique punishment. They will have their names put up online for all ... Read more...

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Mayor Tom McMahon Warns Blighted Building Owners On Online “Wall Of Shame”


August 4th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Extremely adverse, deleterious and blighted building owners were warned by the Reading Mayor Tom McMahon on a new online "Wall Of Shame". The owners who were ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka to relax state of emergency


May 4th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 4 (DPA) Sri Lanka's government will ease the state of emergency that existed during decades of conflict with Tamil rebels, External Affairs Minister G.L. Peiris told Parliament Tuesday. The special powers ... Read more...

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District Attorney Steve Cooley opposes marijuana initiative in California


April 20th, 2010 - 1:32 am ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – District Attorney Steve Cooley announced on Monday that he opposes the marijuana legalization initiative.Cooley expressed that countless legal problems will be created by its passage, and ... Read more...

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Latest Regulations Vis-a-vis Free Credit Reports To Start To Happen On Friday


April 1st, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Now, it will be undemanding to discover your free credit report. You may be inquisitive about who else can notice it and how it can be ... Read more...

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Fortune Park seeks hotel space in Gujarat towns


March 24th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar,March 24 (IANS) Fortune Park Hotels, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ITC, is seeking to expand to smaller towns in Gujarat and looking at properties in Vadodara, Rajkot and Gandhidham in Kutch. Pawan Verma, ... Read more...

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Queens, NY couple charged for fleecing 12 people out of $16 million


March 6th, 2010 - 3:58 am ICT by BNO News
QUEENS, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – A Queens, New York couple were charged for stealing millions from 12 individuals, prosecutors said Friday.Matthew McEntee, 50, and Mariwa M. Mora, 45, both of Queens, ... Read more...

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Hyderabad mall sealed to recover property tax


March 2nd, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 2 (IANS) Acting tough against defaulters, municipal authorities in Hyderabad Tuesday sealed a leading shopping mall for failing to pay Rs.2.8 crore in property tax. However, a few hours later ... Read more...

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MCD official suspended for fraud


January 28th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) An official of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) was suspended Thursday for committing fraud, an official statement said. The official was placed under the vigilance department's ... Read more...

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Myanmar opposition leader Suu Kyi to renovate home-cum-prison


August 31st, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, Aug 31 (DPA) Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi plans to renovate her lakeside home-cum-prison, where she has spent 14 of the past 20 years under detention, media reports said ... Read more...

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Sears Tower Unveils 103rd Floor Glass Balconies


July 2nd, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by GD
The Sears tower authorities have unveiled their 103 floor glass balconies on Wednesday July 1. Suspended at 1353feet from the ground and having 4 feet stretch is indeed a marvel in itself. ... Read more...

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Jessica Alba makes donation as apology


June 20th, 2009 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
London, June 19 (IANS) Hollywood actress Jessica Alba has made a charity donation to apologise for putting up shark conservation posters in Oklahoma, Japan and vandalising public space there. The "Sincity" star who ... Read more...

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Demolitions in Ghaziabad’s posh areas


June 20th, 2008 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 20 (IANS) Municipal authorities have launched a massive demolition drive against illegal constructions in posh residential areas here. The Municipal Corporation of Ghaziabad has also issued notices to over 1,000 ... Read more...

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Gurgaon civic body aims to develop world class city


June 9th, 2008 - 9:52 am ICT by IANS
By Mamta Sharma Gurgaon, June 9 (IANS) The newly formed civic body of this booming IT and corporate hub abutting Delhi hopes to earn millions in taxes from commercial properties like malls and ... Read more...

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New rules for armed forces’ property acquisition in Kashmir


June 5th, 2008 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 4 (IANS) Addressing grievances of property owners in Jammu and Kashmir, the government Wednesday issued fresh guidelines simplifying the procedure for hiring or requisition of land and buildings by the ... Read more...

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California senate approves smoking ban in apartments


May 31st, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Los Angeles, May 31 (Xinhua) The California senate has passed a proposal to ban smoking in apartments, a newspaper report said. The proposal, approved Thursday, would allow the landlords to prohibit smoking ... Read more...

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Pak evacuee board denies Kashmiri refugees property ownership rights


April 8th, 2008 - 9:53 am ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr.8 (ANI): The Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) of Pakistan has left dozens of Kashmiri refugee families without a place to live in the country. According to official records of the ... Read more...

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Third floor, additional dwelling units allowed in Delhi


March 15th, 2008 - 12:35 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday allowed addition of a third floor and several dwelling units in buildings on the legally developed residential plots. Besides allowing four dwelling units ... Read more...

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Natural disasters affect Dalits most, says expert


March 13th, 2008 - 10:16 am ICT by admin
By P.K. Balachandran Colombo, March 13 (IANS) Natural disasters affect all communities but their impact on the Dalits and other marginalised social groups in India is the greatest, says an Indian social activist ... Read more...

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