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India at critical threshold in urban development: Puri

India at critical threshold in urban development: Puri

🕔10:32, 4.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 4  India stands at a critical threshold on its way to development where a lot depends on the opportunities which allow the cities to grow, Union Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on Sunday. Speaking here

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PM of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong being received by the MoS for Planning (IC) and Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Rao Inderjit Singh,

PM of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong being received by the MoS for Planning (IC) and Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Rao Inderjit Singh,

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Government to provide interest subvention for housing loans

Government to provide interest subvention for housing loans

🕔09:03, 25.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 25  The government said it will offer interest subvention on housing loans to make it more affordable for the poorer sections of the society to own a house. “We are coming out with an interest subvention scheme

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Government to build 30 million houses by 2022

Government to build 30 million houses by 2022

🕔12:37, 10.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 10  Around 30 million houses will be built by 2022 under the soon-to-be launched Sardar Patel Urban Housing Mission, union Housing Minster Venkaiah Naidu said here. Naidu said that the project will benefit the poor and is

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India needs holistic infrastructure development

India needs holistic infrastructure development

🕔15:48, 7.Oct 2014

India is an infrastructure-starved country – be it roads, ports, railways, airports, power generation or distribution facilities, irrigation facilities, access to telecom infrastructure or even the very basic housing and sanitation infrastructure. Some people also prefer to call it an

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Urban development schemes to undergo social audit

Urban development schemes to undergo social audit

🕔09:40, 30.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 30  There will be social audit of the soon-to-be launched urban development schemes to promote transparency and accountability in their execution, Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said here Monday. He was speaking at the first meeting

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New urban development mission to focus on sanitation

New urban development mission to focus on sanitation

🕔12:19, 6.Sep 2014

Chennai, Sep 6 The central government will soon announce a new urban development mission in the place of Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM), with a focus on sewerage and sanitation, Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said here

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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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M.Venkaiah Naidu suggests 25-point charter for urban planning and management

M.Venkaiah Naidu suggests 25-point charter for urban planning and management

🕔15:29, 3.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 03 : Union Urban Development, Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation and Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu today suggested a 25-point charter for urban planning and management to ensure planned urbanisation, assured amenities and decent urban life.

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Singapore Foreign Minister Holds Talks with Indian Counterpart

Singapore Foreign Minister Holds Talks with Indian Counterpart

🕔10:34, 2.Jul 2014

By TN Ashok / Diplomatic Editor New Delhi, July 02: Visiting Singapore Foreign and Law Minister K Shanmugham today held discussions with India’s External Affairs Minister Ms Sushma Swaraj on ways and means to elevate the existing trading ties between

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India keen on Singapore’s help in urban development

India keen on Singapore’s help in urban development

🕔10:33, 2.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 2  India and Singapore discussed ways to boost economic cooperation, with New Delhi keen to gain from Singapore’s expertise in urban development projects for the proposed ‘smart cities’ along the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC). Singapore’s Foreign Affairs

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Singapore keen to work on urban development with India

Singapore keen to work on urban development with India

🕔10:05, 30.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 30  Singapore Foreign Minister K. Shanmugam will be here next week for discussions with the new Indian government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on scaling up bilateral cooperation. Shanmugam will discuss two-way cooperation in various sectors, including

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