• Thursday December 26, 2019,6 am
    by Vaishnavi Rathi

    Switzerland’s Zurich Airport International (ZAI) beat GMR Group-led Delhi International Airport Limited, Adani enterprises and Anchorage Infrastructure Investment holdings for the construction and operation of mega Noida International Greenfield Airport in Jewar, Greater Noida.ZAI will invest Rs 4500 crore in the aviation project. The state government in Uttar Pradesh has awarded the contract for the […]

  • Wednesday December 18, 2019,6 am
    by Monica Thakur

    The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), the body operating the nation’s largest modern metro rail network has recently been conferred with two awards at the 12th Urban Mobility India Conference and Expo 2019, held in Lucknow from 15-17 November.  One of the two awards, that DMRC was honoured with ‘Last Mile Connectivity’ under the category […]

  • Friday December 13, 2019,6 am
    by Monica Thakur

    The Union Cabinet approved the decision of sharing 50% of the land cost with the Delhi government for three priority corridors of Phase-IV of Delhi Metro. The three approved corridors of Delhi Metro Phase-IV project include Aerocity to Tughlakabad, R.K Ashram to Janakpuri and Mukundpur to Maujpur.  As per a cabinet statement, the decision is […]

  • Thursday December 26, 2019,6 am
    by Vaishnavi Rathi

    Agra Municipal Corporation is developing a mega unit that would convert biodegradable waste into compost. The facility after receiving NOC certificate will have the capacity decompose waste that weighs 300 metric tonnes per day. It will be the largest government-owned biodegradable waste plant in UP. The waste plant will cost approximately Rs 11.27 crore and […]

  • Thursday December 26, 2019,6 am
    by Vaishnavi Rathi

    The real estate sector is experiencing a decrease in demand due to liquidity crunch but according to property consultants Anarock the housing sales are estimated to rise by 4 percent across seven major cities. The economic slowdown has definitely decreased the investment appetite and the global slowdown has amplified it even further.   In its […]

  • Thursday December 26, 2019,6 am
    by Vaishnavi Rathi

    Since this January, Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced lighthouse projects and Global housing Technology Challenge Initiative-India to put thrust on speedy construction of affordable houses in order to achieve housing for all under PMAY scheme.Bengaluru based Janaadhar Pvt. Ltd has partnered with Reall budget housing projects in India so as to build 11 million affordable houses. […]

  • Thursday December 26, 2019,7 am
    by Vaishnavi Rathi

    Pune Smart City has become the first Smart City in the country to use the IUDX to launch its pilot urban data exchange in collaboration with IISc, Bengaluru, and Smart Cities Mission, Government of India. The Pune Urban Data Exchange (PUDX) pilot exposes about 850 databases via IUDX APIs. The information was shared on LinkedIn […]

  • Thursday December 26, 2019,7 am
    by Vaishnavi Rathi

    Mangalore Smart City will have a quality check of the projects done under the Smart City Mission by National Institute of Technology-Karnataka. It was decided in a meeting of Mangaluru Smart City Implementation and Review committee. The Minister-in-charge has informed that once the projects are completed under Mangaluru Smart City Mission it will be handed […]

  • Thursday December 26, 2019,6 am
    by Vaishnavi Rathi

    The Greater Chennai Corporation on Friday launched a new website that facilitates waste-trading named www.madrawasteexchange.com. Over here the residents can buy and sell a variety of reusable and recycled products made from dry and wet waste such as school bags, slippers,vermicompost, manure, coconut powder, lemon dishwash etc. The website is being implemented under Smart City […]

  • Wednesday November 27, 2019,12 pm
    by Monica Thakur

    Jitendra Singh, Union Minister of State for Space informed in the Rajya Sabha that NewSpace India Limited (NSIL), a PSU set up by ISRO, is working towards developing application of space technology for enhancing ease of living. He said that there have been space programmes in the Southern states for the same which are being […]

  • Tuesday November 19, 2019,9 am
    by Vaishnavi Rathi

    Varanasi Smart City Limited has been transformed under the Smart City Mission Project by the project management consultant Grant Thornton. Grant Thornton was closely monitored by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs in implementing various projects under the flagship mission.   Grant Thornton began the execution by first raising awareness among the residents of […]

  • Tuesday November 19, 2019,9 am
    by Vaishnavi Rathi

    The finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman recently announced that 25,000 crores to be disbursed as an alternative investment fund, with an aim to bring relief to developers as well as to give the sector a boost. The fund will provide aid to 1600 stalled real estate projects that can now be completed. There were no funds […]