UD Ministry releases new urban and regional development planning guidelines

By Accommodation Times News Services States asked to create exclusive funds for city infrastructure development Seeking a paradigm shift in urban development planning, the central government has urged the states and urban local bodies to identify urban development needs and priorities through ‘citizen  participation’ in decision making. This was the thrust of

GMDA can provide excellent start for development of Tri-city: CM

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Haryana Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal, has impressed upon the Central Government the need and urgency to create a statutorily empowered and dedicated board or authority for homogeneous development of Chandigarh, the joint capital of Haryana and Punjab, and its adjoining towns of Panchkula and Mohali,

Indian Real Estate is the best asset to invest: Hiranandani

By Rohit Sharma In an exclusive interview with Dr Niranjan Hiranandani, Found & CMD, Hiranandani Communities, various aspects of Real Estate markets and development were detailed. He is also President (Nation), National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO), which works under the aegis of Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation, Government of

Re-Development of 7 govt colonies to increase Green Area Coverage by 3 times

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The re-development of seven colonies will lead to increase the green area coverage by about 3 times from the existing green space area, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) said today. Seven colonies are Nauroji Nagar, Netaji Nagar, Sarojini Nagar, Mohammadpur, Sriniwaspuri, Kasturba Nagar and

State Industrial Infrastructure Development Scheme to boost Industrialisation

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH Haryana Government has notified the "State Industrial Infrastructure Development Scheme (SIIDS)" to create or strengthen Industrial Infrastructure for the Promotion of Industrialization in the State. While stating this here today, a spokesman of Industries and Commerce Department said that the scheme aims to create or upgrade basic industrial