Eligible non-resident persons to get unclaimed houses

By Accommodation Times Bureau JAIPUR Chief Secretary D.B. Gupta reviewed the progress of the Pradhan Mantri Gramin Yojana scheme in a meeting held in the secretariat on Tuesday. In the meeting, the Chief Secretary instructed the officers in full and incomplete housing made under the Prime Minister's Rural Development Scheme and instructed them

Punjab issues suspension order to 8 civic officers for irregularities in bldg construction

By Accommodation Times Bureau JALANDHAR In a move to quash irregularities in construction of buildings, on Thursday Navjot Singh Sidhu, Local Bodies Minister suspended 8 officers alleged of Municipal Corporation. The authority and other officials examined the already constructed illegal building and under construction on Thursday. The minister ordered the issuance of charge sheet

Over 1.65 lac benefits under CLSS vertical of PMAY (U)

By Accommodation Times Bureau DELHI The Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS) Vertical has shown progressive performance with over 1,65,000 beneficiaries benefitting from this Scheme during 2015-18.  This is a huge jump in the number of beneficiaries from the earlier comparable interest subsidy scheme between 2008-2013 which was only 18,166, said Ministry of

The Kamala Mills Tragedy and Misuse of DC Regulation 64 – Violation of law under the guise of ‘Relaxation of Conditions

By Aditya Pratap, Advocate, Bombay High Court Introduction: Kamala Mills, Mumbai's premier office destination a newly emerging entertainment and restaurant hub, descended into infamy on 28th December, 2017. Well-heeled Mumbaikars, who had assembled for an evening of party and dance in the terrace restaurants of '1 Above' and 'Mojos Bistro', were trapped

Mahabharata Theme Building being constructed under Tourism Infrastructure

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH Haryana Tourism Minister, Ram Bilas Sharma said that a Mahabharata Theme Building is being constructed at Jyotisar in district Kurukshetra for development of Jyotisar Tirth under Tourism Infrastructure. A sum of about Rs 31 crore would be spent on this project. Reiterating his commitment to promoting tourism in

Common rules for construction in GJ from today

By Accommodation Times Bureau AHMEDABAD The new common General Development Control Regulations (GDCR) for construction activities will come into effect in the Gujarat state from March 31, the Gujarat government announced on Friday. The Chief Minister Vijay Rupani in an official release said that the new GDCR would bring transparency and ease-of-doing business. The

NBCC acquires order of Rs 192 Cr from REC

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC) the state-owned construction firm said on Monday that, from Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) an order of Rs 192 crore has been received for construction and development of a township in Gurugram. The company said in Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) filing that,

MoRTH signs MoU with IL&FS for construction of Zojila tunnel

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDCL) under the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH), on Tuesday, signed a MoU with M/S IL&FS Transportation Networks Ltd for construction of the 14.150 km long, 2-lane bi-directional Zojila Tunnel in Jammu & Kashmir. This would be India’s longest