Murky Biz Of Sand Mining

By Murari Chaturvedi, Founder of Accommodation Times The excessive loot of the country’s river beds by the sand mafia with the active connivance of contractors, politicians and bureau crates goes on unabated. Sand being the principal construction material is much in demand in the booming construction industry in the country. The legally

Unfinished PMAY houses be completed by July 31

By Accommodation Times Bureau LUCKNOW The UP Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Rural Development, Mahendra Singh, directed Chief Development Officers to complete unfinished houses constructed Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY-Rural) by July 31 next. He also directed the officers to complete the remaining works of Indira and Lohia houses and said that

Defence lands are utilised for defence purposes: Minister

By Accommodation Times Bureau Raksha Rajya Mantri Dr Subhash Bhamre on Wednesday in a written reply in Lok Sabha he said, Construction of Key Location Plan (KLP), modernization of Central Ordnance Depot and Armed Forces Medical Service Department has been planned on said vacant land. In case of establishments notified under the

Improvement in Ease of doing biz lead to growth in FDI

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Measures taken by the Government on FDI policy liberalization along with improvement in ease of doing business climate has resulted in the growth of total FDI inflows, Minister of State of Commerce and Industry, C. R. Chaudhary on Wednesday said. The country has been recording highest ever

We are only interested in ensuring no loss of life takes place: HC on Esplanade building

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed Mumbai Heritage Conversation Committee (MHCC) to prosecute as a party for repairing Esplanade building. An Esplanade building is on the top in the list of dangerous buildings issued by MHADA. MHADA had served eviction notices to all the occupants in the building

Over 130 bldgs yet to be vacant, 120 bldg demolished in 2 months

By Accommodation Times Bureau NAGPUR In a pre-monsoon survey conducted by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) it found that over 680 buildings in the city are in dangerous conditions. In a reply to question asked to Maharashtra CM, he said 688 buildings are in dangerous condition and out it 121 building have been demolished