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

Land Pooling – A New Paradigm for Urban Development of Delhi says Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI: Land pooling is a new paradigm for the urban development of Delhi, wherein the private sector will play an active role in assembling land and developing physical and social infrastructure, said Hardeep Puri, Minister of State (I/C) for Housing & Urban Affairs on Tuesday. He was addressing

Over 362 Cr approved for Mumbai Suburban District 2019-20

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: Guardian Minister of the Mumbai Suburban District, Vinod Tawde, on Monday, issued the instructions to complete the tender and other procedures related to the sanctioned project and to ensure that the funds are properly used. For the Mumbai suburban district, the scheme for the year 2019-20 has

Ahmedabad: Role Model for Infrastructure Development

By Accommodation Times News Services Ahmedabad is the largest city and the erstwhile capital of Gujarat with a population of slightly more than 56 Lakhs as per the 2011 census. It is an important industrial and economic hub of the country with well-developed sectors such as communication, construction and commerce. It

Hiranandani Group forays into Industrial and Logistics Parks

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: The doyen of Real Estate who builds townships and communities based on world-class infrastructure now has launched Industrial and logistics Parks and it is going Pan India. India’s burgeoning logistics sector is estimated to require 839 mn sq. ft of light industrial and logistics space by 2022. The

Governor stresses to invest more in water recycling and rain water harvesting

By Accommodation Times Bureau Governor of Himachal Pradesh Acharya Devvrat said that increasing Water pollution and decreasing groundwater level has emerged as the biggest problem today. Understanding the naturally-evolving water enhancement system and developing an action plan accordingly was the need of the hour, he added and said that if no action

REPL bagged contracts for Uttarakhand Water Supply Schemes and GIS-based master plans for AP towns

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI: Rudrabhishek Enterprises Limited (REPL), has been roped in to prepare detailed project reports (DPR) for proposed water supply scheme in five peri-urban towns in the state of Uttarakhand and also been roped-in by Andhra Pradesh Government to prepare Geographic Information System (GIS)-based master plans for four