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No iconic building to be demolished for central vista proj

No iconic building to be demolished for central vista proj

🕔14:55, 17.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 17  Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri informed the Rajya Sabha that for the central vista project no iconic and historical buildings will be demolished and in the first phase of the project new parliament will be

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Rajghat gets a makeover after 15 years

Rajghat gets a makeover after 15 years

🕔10:26, 30.Jan 2017

New Delhi, Jan 30  Rajghat will showcase a new look on the 69th death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on Monday as it has got a facelift after 15 years. The memorial to the Father of the Nation last got a

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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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Venkaiah to meet municipal heads of southern states

Venkaiah to meet municipal heads of southern states

🕔12:31, 5.Jan 2015

Hyderabad, Jan 5  Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu will Monday interact with municipal commissioners of southern cities, as the government launches a series of “consultative workshops” to involve civic officials in the implementation of new urban development and housing

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LED street lights launched in Delhi

LED street lights launched in Delhi

🕔10:08, 22.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 22  Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated LED street lights in the capital that consume 50 percent less energy compared to conventional ones. Delhi has around five lakh streets lights which guzzle over 400 million kwh

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Warangal, Amravati in heritage city development scheme

Warangal, Amravati in heritage city development scheme

🕔10:07, 22.Dec 2014

Hyderabad, Dec 22  The central government has included Warangal in Telangana and Amaravati in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh under a scheme for development of heritage cities, union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu announced. They are among 12 cities

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Venkaiah Naidu discusses Delhi issues with Jung

Venkaiah Naidu discusses Delhi issues with Jung

🕔10:07, 28.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 28  Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu discussed a host of issues with Delhi Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung. The issues included water supply to the capital through Munak canal in Haryana and construction of more night shelters.

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Need to promote walking, cycling in cities: Naidu

Need to promote walking, cycling in cities: Naidu

🕔11:38, 26.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 26  Urban Development Minister M.Venkaiah Naidu said cycling and walking must be encouraged in urban areas to enable quick mobility. Speaking at the “Urban Mobility India Conference and Expo” here, the minister expressed concern over the rising

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Naidu woos Singapore businessmen for investments in India

Naidu woos Singapore businessmen for investments in India

🕔14:18, 10.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 10  Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu asked Singapore businessmen to invest in India’s infrastructure projects since doing business is becoming easier in the country. Interacting with business leaders from various sectors, Naidu, who is on a three-day

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Navy suffered Rs.2,000 crore loss in Visakhapatnam: Naidu

Navy suffered Rs.2,000 crore loss in Visakhapatnam: Naidu

🕔12:38, 14.Oct 2014

Visakhapatnam, Oct 14 The Indian Navy has suffered a loss of Rs.2,000 crore due to the severe cyclonic storm Hudhud, which wreaked havoc on Andhra coast Sunday, said Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu. Naidu Tuesday told reporters that the “navy

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HUDCO celebrates the World Habitat Day 2014

HUDCO celebrates the World Habitat Day 2014

🕔11:46, 10.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 10 : The World Habitat Day 2014 was celebrated at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.  This year the United Nations has chosen the theme “Voices from Slums” to turn the spotlight on the people who live or have

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Naidu calls on German Inc. to invest in India

Naidu calls on German Inc. to invest in India

🕔10:15, 9.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 9  Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu urged German business players to explore investment opportunities in Indian projects like smart cities and urban housing. Naidu met a German business delegation which is accompaning the visiting Foreign Minister

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Centre wants Delhi to re-look at regularising colonies

Centre wants Delhi to re-look at regularising colonies

🕔11:12, 20.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 20  The Centre has asked the Delhi government to have a fresh look at regularising the unauthorised colonies, questioning the decision of the previous government led by Sheila Dikshit to regularise 895 such settlements in the capital.

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Government working on smart city contours: Naidu

Government working on smart city contours: Naidu

🕔11:08, 24.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 24  Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu Wednesday said the government was working on the contours of building 100 smart cities. “The government is working on the concept of smart city and the contours of implementing

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India now like a fast train: Singapore envoy

India now like a fast train: Singapore envoy

🕔11:36, 28.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 28  India is like a “fast train” and everyone wants to associate with it, Singapore High Commissioner Thuan Kuan said Friday after meeting Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu. Kuan said his country is keen to further scale

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Mandi House-Central Secretariat line opened to public

Mandi House-Central Secretariat line opened to public

🕔11:05, 27.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 27 : Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu Thursday flagged off the Central Secretariat – Mandi House section of the Delhi Metro and urged his cabinet colleagues to use the services. The service will cater to some

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Use Metro to decongest traffic: Naidu to colleagues

Use Metro to decongest traffic: Naidu to colleagues

🕔14:36, 26.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 26 Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu Thursday said he has written a letter to his cabinet colleagues asking them to use the Delhi Metro to help decongest traffic and reduce pollution. Naidu, who flagged off train

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Venkaiah Naidu to use Airport Metro from now on

Venkaiah Naidu to use Airport Metro from now on

🕔14:04, 24.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 24 Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu who travelled by the Airport Express Metro Monday said he would always use the service from now on. The minister said he will also ask his cabinet colleagues to travel

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Environment clearances bottlenecks for housing: Venkaiah

Environment clearances bottlenecks for housing: Venkaiah

🕔10:05, 3.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 3  Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu Monday described as “bottleneck” the mandatory green clearance required for housing projects and said he will take up the issue soon. “The environmental clearances appear to be a bottleneck for

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NDA government to build 100 smart cities

NDA government to build 100 smart cities

🕔11:28, 31.May 2014

By Prakash Bhargava Bangalore, May 31  The NDA government would kick-start building 100 smart cities, as envisaged in the BJP’s poll manifesto, union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said. “Our mission is to build 100 smart cities across the

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