State set up Water Scarcity Control cell for water complaints

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI There has been unsatisfactory rainfall in the state this year. Due to this some districts of the state are likely to have severe water scarcity this year. Water supply and cleanliness department minister Babanrao Lonikar said that an independent cell is being set up for scarcity control

Repo Rate Unchanged: Infrastructure and construction sector continued to show solid growth says MPC

By Rohit Sharma NEW DELHI: The Reserve Bank of India in its fourth bi-monthly statement, issued on October 5, on the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation at its meeting, decided to keep the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) unchanged at 6.5 per

Govt hikes small saving interest rates

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The government on September 20 has announced the rates of interest on various Small Savings Schemes for the Third Quarter of the Current Financial Year 2018-19 starting October 1, 2018, and ending on December 31, 2018. On the basis of the decision of the government, the interest

New sand import policy unveiled in Puducherry

By Accommodation Times Bureau PUDUCHERRY A new policy to import sand was unveiled by the Puducherry government on Tuesday to smooth the construction activity in the wake of shortage of raw material in the UT cum state. An official release said that under the new policy, the 'Puducherry Import of Sand, Transportation and

MoHUA established ‘Housing for All – Knowledge Lab’ for information

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI In pursuance of the vision of Government of India to facilitate "Housing for All by 2022", the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs have taken several steps to implement the housing projects under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban).  In this regard, knowledge in various thematic areas

Property Utsav Sobo, 2018 – 24 hours to go!

Accommodations Times is organizing one of the most happening celebrations for all the real estate populace. Property Utsav will give tons of opportunities to those who will be exhibiting their properties in India and also to the visitors. And the very best part of the Utsav will be its organizers, Accommodations Times,

Committee approves building maps for housing scheme

By Accommodation Times Bureau The 205th meeting of Bhawan Map Committee (BP) was held on August 16, in the Chintan Auditorium of JDA, under the chairmanship of Vaibhav Ghalia, Deputy Commissioner, Jaipur. In the meeting, building maps were also approved for the purpose of institutional, chief minister's housing scheme and motel. Map of

Thane – driving the real estate growth in MMR

By Rochelle Chatterjee- Vice President, Residential Sales, Oberoi Realty For long known as the distant cousin of Mumbai with a penchant for factories and industries, Thane has emerged as the most sought-after destination to reside in and build businesses in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR). With huge open spaces, the infrastructure supporting

New section of Delhi Metro’s Pink Line from DDSC to Lajpat Nagar launched

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Dugabai Deshmukh South campus-Lajpat Nagar section of Delhi Metro was inaugurated by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Union Minister for Urban and Housing Development Hardeep Singh Puri jointly. The new section has six stations out of which four are major shopping destinations. Sir Vishveshwaraiah Moti

SC directs Industrial Devt Corporation for refund over Rs 256 Cr to 7 parties by this Oct

The Council of Ministers directed  Goa-IDC may work out modalities to raise finances in order to meet the financial liabilities arising out of this settlement. By Rohit Sharma NEW DELHI The Supreme Court of India on July 31, 2018, directed the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) to make a refund of over Rs