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Ghaziabad secures INR 2241 crore for smart city project

Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation (GMC) recently sent a budget of INR 2241 crore to the Union urban development ministry for competing in the fifth round of the mission. Earlier, Ghaziabad lost out in the first four rounds of selection. According to GMC officials, the new proposal has been designed after taking into considerations the nine objections […]

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Varanasi-Kyoto initiative transforms city to smart heritage

oral jelly. In a bid to strengthen the Indo-Japan diplomatic bilateral relations, the two Asian nation has undertaken a flagship project- ‘Varanasi and Kyoto Initiative’ to further promote the development of Indias holy city- Varanasi. The initiative links India’s heritage capital and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency Varanasi with Japans heritage city Kyoto. The Varanasi-Kyoto […]

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Nagpur to be a Wi-Fi enabled city by March 2017

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that Nagpur will become Wi-Fi enabled city by March 2017. Fadnavis recently inaugurated the public Wi-Fi system under the Smart City project. He said Nagpur will take shape of a ‘Smart and Safe’ city by March 2017. Around 4000 surveillance cameras have been installed in the city. This will […]

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Karnataka CM: Primary focus is to retain Mysores brand as a planned city

viagra from hong kong. Karnataka Chief Minister SiddaramaiahA?unveiled his visionA?for Mysore for the next 50 yearsA?and said the city should beA?mindful of Bengaluru s growthA?pitfalls. Launching a seriesA?of projects worth 200 croreA?aimed at Mysores growth, SiddaramaiahA?said he has askedA?for a blueprint of the citys plan.A?His primary focus is to retainA?Mysores brand as a plannedA?city, he […]

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Gurgaon to develop its own solid waste management plant

chlamydia. Gurgaon may soon have itsA?own solid waste managementA?plant. With growing generationA?of waste, owing to the risingA?population in the city, theA?authorities are now lookingA?beyond Bandhwari plant. TheA?plant at Bandhwari has been aA?joint venture between GurgaonA?and Faridabad.A?Gurgaon is growing rapidly.A?So is Faridabad. Therefore,A?its no longer possible toA?have a joint plant. Already, theA?collective daily garbage collectionA?is touching […]

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Joan Clos

To have a city which generates wealth, prosperity and jobs for young people, along with shelter,A? basic services and infrastructures, and which conserves energy and reduces poverty, pollution and waste output it has to be properly and carefully planned. There is no reversing the rapid urbanisation taking place and cities must therefore lead the quest […]

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Visakhapatnam releases preliminary draft CDP

is alli back on sale. The Greater VisakhapatnamA?Municipal Corporation (GVMC) has released a preliminary draft of the city development plan (CDP) after taking up feasibility studies and discussions with stakeholders and peoples’ representatives in the past one year. The CDP is designed to take into account the city’s needs for the next 15 – 20 […]

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