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PM lauds policies on infrastructure, ‘housing for all’

PM lauds policies on infrastructure, ‘housing for all’

🕔14:44, 25.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 25  Four years into NDA’s initiatives on infrastructure, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the government has ushered a new paradigm in development and “no stone will be left unturned to fulfil the dream of

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Cabinet nod for agreements with four nations for urban development

Cabinet nod for agreements with four nations for urban development

🕔10:42, 7.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 7 The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the agreements inked by India with four European countries — France, United Kingdom, Denmark and Netherlands — on sustainable urban development as part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet ‘Smart Cities’

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Cooperation, terror to figure on Modi’s Europe tour

Cooperation, terror to figure on Modi’s Europe tour

🕔01:22, 29.May 2017

New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) Bilateral cooperation on economic, defence, science and technology, and nuclear fronts, parleys on EU-India Free Trade Agreement, and fight against terror will top Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s agenda during his four-nation tour of Europe from

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Smart cities will tackle rapid urbanisation: PM

Smart cities will tackle rapid urbanisation: PM

🕔08:13, 4.Jan 2016

Mysuru, Jan 4  Terming rapid urbanisation as a challenge and critical for sustainability, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday said smart cities would make the cities networked to become efficient, safe and better in delivery of services.“For the first time in

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CII Signs MoU with Spanish Consortium on Smart Cities

CII Signs MoU with Spanish Consortium on Smart Cities

🕔14:01, 15.Oct 2015

CII today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between with Spanish Consortium for taking up the initiatives under the Smart City Mission at the CII International Conference on Smart Mobility for Smart Cities in New Delhi. This was the fifth such MoU

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France to provide over 2 bn euros for ‘Smart Cities’

France to provide over 2 bn euros for ‘Smart Cities’

🕔09:49, 10.Oct 2015

New Delhi, Oct 10  The French Development Agency (AFD) on Friday said that it is committed to providing over 2 billion euros in next three years for India’s “Smart Cities” project.“AFD’s commitment is to provide 2 billion euros over the

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India exploring Smart Cities’ part funding by World Bank

India exploring Smart Cities’ part funding by World Bank

🕔14:25, 24.Sep 2015

New Delhi, Sep 24 The World Bank is in talks with the Indian government to provide some initial funding for the latter’s smart cities programme and the Amrut initiative for urban revitalisation.“The World Bank is in discussions with the (India)

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India needs habitable cities before smart cities

India needs habitable cities before smart cities

🕔12:11, 12.Mar 2015

Ever since Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced his government’s plans to create 100 smart cities, there is a rise in the clamour by chief ministers to get the tag. From Ajmer to Allahabad and from Salem to Srinagar, the list

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Modi, Bloomberg meet on smart cities

Modi, Bloomberg meet on smart cities

🕔11:03, 17.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 17  Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and New York City’s former mayor Michael Bloomberg Monday announced a partnership between Bloomberg Philanthropies and India’s urban development ministry to advance the “Smart Cities Initiative”. The Smart Cities Initiative is aimed

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Building smart cities is challenging but doable: Minister

Building smart cities is challenging but doable: Minister

🕔11:22, 31.Jan 2015

New Delhi, Jan 31  Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu asked the states to be ready to make their cities and towns “smart” under the central government’s initiative of building 100 smart cities. Addressing a meet ‘Consultation workshop with states

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Infosys to offer expertise in building smart cities

Infosys to offer expertise in building smart cities

🕔13:44, 15.Jan 2015

New Delhi, Jan 15  Global software major Infosys Ltd Wednesday announced that it would provide expertise to the urban development ministry in building smart cities across the country. “We will develop our Mysuru campus as a model smart city to

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PM chairs meeting on smart cities

PM chairs meeting on smart cities

🕔10:59, 30.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 30  Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting on the Smart City Initiative and called for identifying parameters for these cities. A PMO release said that the prime minister has asked the ministry of urban development

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Canada to help India in building smart cities

Canada to help India in building smart cities

🕔10:05, 16.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 16  Canada will help India in building smart cities and achieving its target of housing for all by offering wooden multi-storey housing technology, officials said here Wednesday. In a meeting with Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA)

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MP investors meet: Zee chief offers to build 5 smart cities

MP investors meet: Zee chief offers to build 5 smart cities

🕔10:16, 11.Oct 2014

Indore, Oct 11  Seeking to contribute towards realising the government’s plan for 100 smart cities, Essel Group chairman Subhash Chandra Friday asked Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to allot him five cities in the state to enable him

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Many countries interested in smart cities: Naidu

Many countries interested in smart cities: Naidu

🕔11:57, 13.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 13  Many countries have shown interest in developing 100 smart cities in India, union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said here. “We have queries from Japan, Singapore, Sweden, Australia, Germany and the US. Lot of countries

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Policy on smart cities soon: Government

Policy on smart cities soon: Government

🕔10:39, 4.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 4  The government said it has started work on a new policy on smart cities towards enabling citizens enjoy modern civic life in line with its stated goal of developing 100 smart cities. “We are in the

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Over Rs.7,000 crore for smart cities

Over Rs.7,000 crore for smart cities

🕔13:52, 10.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 10  The government Thursday earmarked over Rs.7,000 crore for the creation of smart cities.

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